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EXCLUSIVE: Eyewitness Account How Jumoke Oyeleke Was Killed by Police During Yoruba Nation Rally

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The Deceased Jumoke Monsurat Oyeleke

 

Tragedy struck yesterday the 3rd of July, at the Yoruba Nation Rally held at Ojota, Lagos, when men of the Lagos state police command in an attempt to disperse protesters, mistakenly killed a 25 years old girl named; Jumoke Mosurat Oyeleke; who was selling drinks at her mother shop at No. 428, Ikorodu road, inside Ojota garage.

Immediately after the ugly incident, the Lagos state police command through its spokesperson, S.P Muiywa Adejobi, issued a statement distancing the command from the death of the girl, claiming his men never fired a live round at protesters, claiming the body of the deceased was found wrapped at a far distance from the protest ground. From footage making the rounds on social media, it showed that police fired guns to disperse protesters. While addressing newsmen at the protest ground yesterday, the Lagos Police commissioner C.P Hakeem Odumosu claimed the state is yet to heal from the arson faced at last year’s Endsars protest, where the Lagos State government lost properties worth billions of Naira orchestrated by arsonists and looters.

Comrade Aghedo Kehinde Stephen and mother of the deceased

To further clarify issues regarding the death of the girl, www.cityspy.com.ng and activist Comrade Aghedo Stephen Kehinde, took a trip to the deceased family house at Abule Soko off Bayo Oshinowo street, Ogudu Ojota Lagos to met the mother; Mrs. Jumoke Adeeko. On getting there, a mammoth crowd gathered at the place to pay their respect. The mother of the deceased claimed the father of the deceased is also late so she is married to another man who has been acting as the father of the deceased. She also shed more light on the age of the deceased contrary to the report that she was 14 years. The mother claimed her daughter was 25 years.

Mother of the victim Mrs Ifeoluwa Adeeko

According to private findings, eyewitnesses who claimed anonymity averred that; the bullet was not a stray, it was a direct shot from a police officer. “She was sitting in front of the shop selling her drinks before the ugly incident occurred. After she was hit by the bullet, she went down immediately and died instantly bleeding profusely.”

 

The mother of the deceased also claimed that; the body has been taken for autopsy. “All I want at this point is nothing other than justice for the death of my daughter. The police who fired that shot should be tried and must face the full wrath of the law”

 

 

 

 

 

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“IFA Spotlights Wealth and Prosperity as Theme of this Year’s Festival” – Oluwo Osunniyi Olajide

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Popular Social media enthusiast, IFA priest and cultural ambassador Oluwo Osunniyi Olajide with the sobriquet as Oluwo Jogbodo Orunmila is currently gearing up for the annual 2021 Ifa Festival. Oluwo Osunniyi also revealed Ifa’s central message for this year’s feast that will be hosting all sundry and also celebrate the rich religious aesthetics of IFA divination.

During a conversation with the highly cerebral priest, he revealed that; the essence of consulting Ifa ahead of the festival, is to seek guidance concerning principal activities. “Ogbe Alara is the divination this year. Ifa spotlights wealth as major theme of this year’s festival”. Anyone struggling with one engagement or the other in life, Ifa is inviting them, to encounter their breakthrough”.

 

Oluwo Osunniyi Olajide

He further disclosed that; The festival which is slated to last for three days, will flag off on October 29 with Ìkúnlẹ̀ Ọdún and Ìbọ́fà Ọdún the following day.

“On the grand finale, 31st of October, 2021, popular artiste, Àṣàbí Ọ̀jẹ̀ Afẹ́nápa will perform to the audience at the grand reception which will take place at Ile Olúwo, Agric Olomi, Olojuoro, Ibadan. Oluwo Jogbodo Orunmila is a well revered priest and culture custodian, who is constantly upholding cultural values and practices in positive light, home and abroad.”

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IBEDC APPEALS TO OKEHO, SAYS BETTER DAYS AHEAD

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In response to an online publication over the poor power supply experienced by the communities at Okeho (LGA) in Oyo State, and complaints of inadequate metering and high billing of customers, the Management of Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company (IBEDC) Plc, has appealed for calm from the affected communities assuring them that the power supply situation would soon improve.

 

A statement by the Chief Operating Officer of the Company, Engr. John Ayodele said that a 132 KV line supplies the 11 LGs from Oyo town to Iseyin, Okeho, Otu, Paapo, Ago-Are up to Saki, and this puts a lot of pressure on the infrastructure, which is the reason for its poor performance. In response to this challenge, the Federal Government has commenced construction of a new 132 KV line to augment and improve the present supply. “In addition, we are about to energize the control room at Ogan to enable effective supply arrangement by stepping down the 33KV line to 11KV, this will serve the communities better”. Engr. Ayodele explained.

Engr. Ayodele further said that Okeho is on service band E, which means that they should get an average supply of four hours daily, but currently they get an average of five hours. Also in line with NERC stipulated tariff, the communities are billed monthly on a cumulative average of computerized daily supply in compliance with the capping policy. “IBEDC is a customer-centric organization, and we are working on metering our customers to put an end to the billing issues.

 

As soon as we begin more deployment of meters under the National Mass Metering Programme (NMMP) or any other scheme approved by NERC, we shall continue to meter our customers based on the service band categorization for ease of distribution”
Engr. Ayodele also pleaded with the esteemed customers at Okeho to remain patient and embrace constructive dialogue to ensure better outcomes.

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 NIGERIA AT 61: ADRON HOMES CELEBRATES WITH UNITY MATCH-PAST

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…Roll out empowerment promotions for the people

Management and staff of the Nigerian foremost real estate company Adron homes and Property trooped out in mass today to celebrate Nigeria at 61 with a match-past across the nation. The real estate company tagged this year’s celebration “Unity” which it deemed to promote peace and harmony among our people with the aim to achieve National coherence was celebrated nationwide by its staff from different regions of the country.

Canvassing for unity in Nigeria, Adron Homes apart from its usual match past, produced a song to commemorate the 61st anniversary showcasing strength in our Nation’s diversity.

The song title “Unity Song” Is targeted at uniting the people for a common National goal and encouraging them to steadfast their hope on our dear country as this will foster ethnic tolerance, economic growth among the citizenry.

It became pertinent in this trying time to bring our people together and find a common ground again as people bond in Love and Unity as our hero’s past.

The real estate company is using the song as a wake-up call for our people to Unite again against our common enemies and strengthen our fatherland once again as a sovereign Nation of people bond together in love, culture and Unity.

Adron Homes MAtch PAst

In his review of the celebration, the Group Managing Director, Adron Homes, Mr. Adetola Emmanuelking said the independence anniversary should symbolize our national values and reawaken the spirit of patriotism in the minds of Nigerians. However, he also emphasizes the need for National coexistence among the people which he describes as the bedrock of nation-building and economic growth.

To celebrate this year’s 61st Independence anniversary, the real estate company also rolled out a 30% discount on all its estates tagged “ADRON HOMES EMPOWERING EVERYONE” which is scheduled to end same October and also made available star prices for customers to win.

Mr Adetola further stressed the need for such unifying masterpiece as a tool to drive National unity among the people and celebrate our fatherland as a citizenry and organization with the responsibility of not just conducting business but also ensuring continue coexistence among all and sundering in our beloved NIGERIA.

We at ADRON use this opportunity to wish every Nigerian both home and abroad a happy 61st independence anniversary and encourage those in the diaspora to come back home and join hands in developing our homeland.

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