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2019: Ogun governorship aspirants accept Adeola’s challenge to public debate

TWO governorship aspirants in Ogun State in the 2019 gubernatorial election, Mr Jimi Lawal and Honourable Adekunle Akinlade, have indicated interest to participate in a public debate as challenged by another aspirant, Senator Solomon Adeola. Adeola, a leading aspirant in the forthcoming election had challenged other co-contestants to a debate so as to provide an opportunity for the people to ...

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PDP chairman: Secondus decries attack, blackmail

Ahead of Peoples Democratic Party ((PDP) national convention scheduled for December  9 – 10, a national chairmanship contender of the party, Prince Uche Secondus has regretted personal attacks and blackmail characterizing the campaign and has therefore called for a change of attitude among the contestants. He said in a statement issued in Abuja on Sunday that eventhough he is not ...

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Wike charges new monarch Ateke Tom to sustain peace in Okrika

RIVERS State Governor, Nyesom Wike has charged the new Amanyanabo of Okochiri town, HRM King Ateke Michael Tom (JP) to continue to invest in the sustenance of peace in Okrika in furtherance of the peacebuilding measures across the state. Governor Wike gave the advised the newly crowned monarch against being used to disunite the people of Okrika town. In an ...

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Ambode’s wife calls for end to discrimination against women, girls

WIFE of the Governor of Lagos State, Mrs Bolanle Ambode, has called for total eradication of all forms of discrimination and violence against women and girls in the country. She made the call in her office in Alausa, Ikeja, at the weekend while chatting with journalists on the occasion of this year’s International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against ...

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He left me for another woman after I fed him fat and made him look attractive —Wife

A woman, Fatima Olayiwola has dragged her husband, Tirimisiyu Olayiwola before Oja Oba Mapo, Court Court C Customary Court, Mapo, Ibadan, Oyo State, seeking that their 18-year-old marriage be dissolved. Fatima in her divorce suit alleged that her husband deserted her and their children 10 years after they   got married and moved in with another woman. According to Fatima, her ...

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Atiku: Tsunami hits APC in Senate, Reps

•REPEAT OF TAMBUWAL/PDP TANGO LIKELY •PDP GOVS TO JETTISON PRO-APC SECRET PACTS   The defection of former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) is threatening the balance of power within the National Assembly as sources confirmed that a tsunami is expected in the chambers in the weeks to come. Members who are knowledgeable about the developments ...

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Atiku divides North, APC, as 7 Govs, Ministers set to dump ruling party

  The resignation of former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has caused a fresh division among the political forces in Northern Nigeria, with major political blocs in the APC and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in region returning to the drawing board to plan fresh alliances. Though Atiku, who in a letter made public on ...

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My mother’s core values on responsibility prepared me for leadership role ―Ooni

THE Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, on Saturday at Chatham House, in United Kingdom (UK) said his late mother’s core values on responsibility actually prepared him ahead first leadership roles in life as an individual and a traditional ruler. He underscored the need for African youths to imbibe the spirit of responsibility and commitment to positive ideals, capable ...

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2019: Atiku not a threat to Buhari’s re-election ―Prince Agu

AN Igbo Leader and Chieftain of All Progressive Congress (APC), Prince Matthew Onyebuchi Agu has allayed fear that the exit of the former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar from the ruling party at the Centre will pose no threat to the re-election of President Muhammedu Buhari. Speaking to reporters in Enugu on Sunday, Prince Agu stated that Atiku’s plot to turn ...

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