Maxwell Adeleye

2019: Ex-UNIABUJA Students Union President declare for Reps in Osun

By Maxwell Adeyemi Adeleye   A former President of the University of Abuja Students Union Government (SUG), Comrade Pelumi Olajejengbesi has declared his intention to contest to represent the people of Oriade/Obokun Federal Constituency of Osun State  in the House of Representatives come 2019. In an electronic mail sent to TheEliteTimes from his base in Abuja on Friday, Olajenbesi, a ...

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Ekiti 2018: Guber Aspirant Hosts Young Entrepreneurs, Promise to Make State Independent Economically

A Governorship Aspirant on the platform of the Advanced Progressives Democratic Alliance (APDA) in Ekiti State, Mr. Tope Adebayo has promised to turn around the economy of the state if elected as governor.   Governorship election holds in the state July 14th 2018.   Speaking over the weekend during a round-table dialogue with some Entrepreneurs in Ado-Ekiti, the state capital, ...

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Ayo Fayose, Clement Watershed and the Christmas Cloth Invective Tirade

– By Sunshine Anifowose I met Clement Watershed recently at a Seminar on Business Management in London. He is the young owner of “Watershed Confectionaries” in Manchester, who studied Political Economy at the University of Westminster. Beyond his reputation as a successful entrepreneur, Watershed is also an astute political analyst who is vast in politics of development and underdevelopment of ...

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Ondo Partners USTDA Grant Recipient to Power Ilaje Communities through Solar

By Maxwell Adeyemi Adeleye The Ondo State Government in partnership with an international consulting firm, Community Social Enterprises Limited (CESEL) on Wednesday launched the pilot implementation of Solar Micro-grid systems in Araromi Seaside, Ilaje Local Government Area of the state.   The launch of the microgrid system is as a result of the grant awarded to CESEL by the U.S ...

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YPNI: Waging War Against Unemployment through Entrepreneurship

 By Maxwell Adeyemi Adeleye John Essien, a professor of international repute is a Ghanaian teaching economist at the University of Accra, Legon, Ghana. I met him sometime in April this year at a brain storming session in Kumasi, Ghana where the causes and possible ways out of unemployment in the West African sub-region were tabled for discussion. At the event ...

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Akeredolu: A Strangely Different Sheriff Disentangle Ondo Civil Service

By Festus Aladesanmi It is a common knowledge that nothing goes for nothing in Nigeria. We are strangely different in this clime to the point that we bribe to secure admission for our children and employment or contracts for ourselves. Some parents even see nothing wrong in encouraging or assisting their children to cheat to pass examinations. Godfatherism thrives in ...

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Deconstructing the Misconceptions about MMM

By Malik Istifanus   Since the MMM community came to Nigeria, there have been many misconceptions and crass misunderstanding of what the scheme is all about. This misrepresentation of MMM is very dangerous and causes a damage for members of the public who can easily be deceived.   The misconception is based on an approach that MMM is a way to ...

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Let’s wake up, our elders have failed us, Youth Leader charges Nigerian Youths

Nigerians should look at the direction of young professional, competent and intelligent full of integrity among the aspirants coming up for the 2019 general election.   The above were the affirmation of the Convener and Founder, Forum for Emerging Leaders (FELs), Comrade Blessing Akinlosotu on Friday while addressing Journalists in Transcorps Hilton Hotel, Abuja.   The Ondo born social critic ...

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Air Transportation in a Developing Economy; the Ondo State Example

By Maxwell Adeyemi Adeleye   In the history of mankind, war has brought more destruction than development but such could not be said of the aviation industry. By the end of World War II, there was more improvement to the aviation sector of the world economy. Many Countries and capitals had built their own airports. Civil aviation witnessed rapid growth ...

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Foundation Donate Relief Material to Benue Flood Victims

Relief came the way of some victims of the recent flood that ravaged some parts of Benue State courtesy of some donation of assorted food items by a non-governmental organization, Elohim Development Foundation (EDF) in partnership with MMM Nigeria.     At the end of the food distribution exercise which took place in  Kirghir community of Markurdi, Benue State capital, ...

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