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4 Killed In Cults Clash In Ondo

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Four persons have been reportedly killed in a violent clash between two rival groups of cultists at Ondo, headquarters of Ondo West Local Government Area of Ondo State on Friday.

The clash of the groups, LEADERSHIP learnt, was caused by the movement of some former APC members who had earlier decamped to the Alliance for Democracy but planned to return to the APC.

It was gathered that the development angered some of members and led to confrontation among the members of the rival group.

The victims, apart from being members of the rival cult groups, were alleged to be members of the APC in the State.

A source told our correspondent that the clash started at the APC Secretariat located at Yaba street in Ondo town and later spread to different locations in the town.

According to the source, the corpse of the deceased were found at Odojomu street of the ancient town.

Confirming the incident, the Public Relations Officer of the Ondo State Police Command, Mr. Femi Joseph, said the command had commenced investigation on the matter.

Joseph who noted that the clash had nothing to do with the reception organised for the immediate former governor of the state, Dr. Olusegun Mimiko in Ondo town,said ” It was a clear cult clash. The deceased were members of the cult groups. We have begun investigation on the incident. “

The police PPRO also disclosed that the command had arrested two people in connection with the incident.

Joseph added that the suspects were still under interrogation to know their level of involvement in the matter.

Source: Leadership

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When there is life, there is hope” – Simi comforts Nigerians

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When there is life, there is hope” – Simi comforts Nigerians

As expected, many Nigerians especially the youths are dejected and in utter despair with the unraveling of events in the country, however, Simi has advised not to lose hope.

The singer and mother of one who noted that she had to take a break from it all, disclosed that she switched off her phone, handed her daughter over to her mother and went on to record in order to maintain sanity and has advised others to do whatever works for them.

Simi who admitted to being clueless as to how the process of legislation works in this country as many others are, has advised everyone to bring whatever they have to the table; lawyers, tech people, etc., and those who know better to come forward to speak and disseminate information so that everyone can be well informed.

The ‘No Longer Beneficial’ crooner also stated that we need access to our reps and senators; their phone numbers, email addresses, etc., should be made known so that constituent members can reach them and prevail on them to truly represent their interests there.

Simi advised that though it doesn’t look like it right now, there are gains to this awakening and Nigeria will prevail.

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Some Nigerians Think I Am Weak – Buhari

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Some Nigerians Think I Am Weak - Buhari

President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari slammed some Nigerians yesterday for taking his swift response in disbanding the Special Anti-robbery Squad of the Nigeria Police as weakness.

Stating this during his National address on Thursday evening, October 22, 2020, Buhari said sadly, the promptness with which he acted seemed to have been termed as a sign of weakness.

Read his statement below;

“As a democratic government, we listened to, and carefully evaluated the five-point demands of the protesters. And, having accepted them, we immediately scrapped SARS, and put measures in place to address the other demands of our youth.

On approving the termination of SARS, I already made it clear that it was in line with our commitment to the implementation of extensive Police reforms.

Sadly, the promptness with which we have acted seemed to have been misconstrued as a sign of weakness and twisted by some for their selfish unpatriotic interests”.

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Ojora indigenes stop hoodlums from vandalizing their King’s palace (Video)

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Ojora indigenes stop hoodlums from vandalizing their King’s palace (Video)

The moment the youths of Ijora community of Lagos state prevented hoodlums from invading and destroying the palace of the Ojora of Ijora, Oba Fatai Oyeyinka has gone viral.

Residents of the community were seen blocking the palace and refusing the hoodlums entrance into the royal house which they said has been in existence for years.

Here is the video below;

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