N40bn: Court affirms SERAP’s right to stop ‘double pay, pensions for Akpabio, Amaechi, Saraki, others’

The Federal High Court in Lagos has ruled that Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has “sufficient interest to bring its suit to stop former governors and now serving senators and ministers from receiving double pay and life pensions, and to seek recovery of over N40bn of public funds unduly received by these public officers.” Facebook Comments

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I demand nothing but the best~Ambode charges New Excos

Says completion of On-Going Projects, Activation Of New Ones Remain Immediate Priority Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday swore-in five new members of the State Executive Council with a charge on them to hit the ground running and offer only the best of services to the people. Facebook Comments

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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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Aregbe thanks Osun people as he marks 7th years of his administration

BROADCAST BY THE GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF OSUN, OGBENI RAUF AREGBESOLA, ON THE SEVENTH ANNIVERSARY OF HIS ADMINISTRATION, ON NOVEMBER 27, 2017 Facebook Comments

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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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Buhari seeks cooperation with judiciary on anti-corruption

By Wasiu Popoola The nation President, Muhammadu Buhari, has charged the judiciary on the need to cooperate with other arms of government. The President said this during the declaration of Biennial Conference of All Nigeria Judges of Superior Courts held at National Judicial Institute, Abuja Facebook Comments

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