Politics

APC Chieftain Unfolds Empowerment For Ekiti Farmers

An All Progressives Congress (APC) chieftain in Ekiti State, Prince Tayo Adebiyi, has identified investment in agriculture as the way out of hunger and unemployment.    Adebiyi spoke in Ado Ekiti on Tuesday while inaugurating a committee to give empowerment to farmers in the state through his foundation, PAT Royal Foundation. 

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Why Mr. Lasun’s lies can’t fly

By Prince Tesleem Latona My attention has been drawn to the press statement made by one Aderemi Suleiman Ajala, the relation officer to Mr. Lasun Yussuf (Mr. because Lasun has not acted honourable by wanting to use the death of a cultured statesman for personal benefit), in respect to the perimeter fencing, ablution rooms being constructed by my principal, Dr ...

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Group Endorses Wale Ojora For Lagos Island LG Chairman

Prince Wale Ojora’s aspiration to contest for the Lagos Island local government chairmanship post has been given a boost and endorsement. The endorsement was recently given in a press statement issued the influential Lagos Island Youth Vanguard.

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Lagos Mandate Group gets New State Chairman.

By Maxwell Adeleye   Alhaji Abdullahi Enilolubo, a grassroots politician and community leader has been appointed as the New Chairman of The Mandate Group (TMG), a political caucus group within the Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos State.

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Osinbajo Probe Panel, Grills NIA DG, Ayo Oke

By Rachel Okporu The suspended Director General of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Ambassador Ayo Oke, appeared before the Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo-led committee probing allegations of financial impropriety against the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir David Lawal, and the discovery of N13.3 billion discovered in Ikoyi Towers by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). The ...

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Adeleke buried amidst tears

 The remains of Sen. Isiaka Adeleke has been buried at his residence in Ede on Monday.  The corpse was brought to the residence from Ladoke Akintola University Teaching Hospital, Osogbo at about 10:46am, where the Chief Immam of Ede, Alhaji Moshood Akaje performed the funeral prayers at about 11:03 am.

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Ex-Ondo Speaker, Olabimtan celebrate 60th birthday with Orphans, less-privileged

A former speaker of the Ondo State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Victor Adekanye Olabimtan on Saturday celebrated his 60th birthday with the less privileged mainly the handicapped, orphans, blinds, deaf and special education students at Correctional Home, along Ondo road, Akure, the state capital.

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South East APC gives APGA quit notice in Anambra, Assembles political war-lords for Governorship election

By Maxwell Adeleye   Ahead of the November 18, 2017 Governorship election in Anambra State, All Progressive Congress (APC) South East leadership, has given the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) leadership quit notice in the state.

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Buhari Suspends SGF, NIA DG

President Muhammadu Buhari has suspended the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr David Babachir Lawal and the Director-General of National Intelligence Agency, Ambassador Ayo Oke This was contained in a statement made available to journalists earlier today by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina.

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Referendum Not Enough To Sway North For Political Restructuring’, says Abacha’s Lawyer, Yadudu

By Maxwell Adeleye   Even though it has significant population advantage, the North will reject any referendum that will facilitate the restructuring of the Nigerian federation, Professor of Law, Auwwalu Hamisu Yadudu has said. 

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