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Admitting Lagos to O’odua group: New dawn for S’West integration?

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By Monsuru Olowoopejo AFTER 40 years of exclusion from O’odua Group, Lagos State was officially admitted into O’dua Investment by five other states, to boost investment drive within...

Fri Mar 30th, 2018     Read More →

We won’t stop talking about PDP’s corruption, say Buhari, Osinbajo, Tinubu

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor, Olasunkanmi Akoni, Monsur Olowopejo & Dirisu Yakubu •Asiwaju is my political partner — Buhari •Reject PDP’s apology, Tinubu tells...

Fri Mar 30th, 2018     Read More →

Sheikh Adam Al Ilory: Centenary celebrations begin April 15

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The role call last week at the announcement of the forthcoming week-long centenary celebrations of the life, times and works of Sheik Adam Abdullahi El-Ilory, attested to the greatness of the...

Fri Mar 30th, 2018     Read More →

Photos: 10th Bola Tinubu Colloquium

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Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, the National Leader of the All Progresives Congress (APC) and others at the 10th Bola Tinubu Colloquium that commemorated his 66th Birthday celebration of the Eko Hotel...

Thu Mar 29th, 2018     Read More →

Firearms prohibition: Police recover 86 firearms, 88 unexpended cartridges in Osun

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The Police Command in Osun on Thursday said it recovered 86 assorted firearms and 88 unexpended cartridges in the state. Mr Olafimihan Adeoye, the state Commissioner of Police, made the remark...

Thu Mar 29th, 2018     Read More →

Bola Tinubu Colloquium: Asiwaju Bola Tinubu arrives

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While President Muhammadu Buhari is still being expected at Bola Tinubu Colloquium the man of the moment, the former governor of Lagos State, national leader of the APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu...

Thu Mar 29th, 2018     Read More →

S’West govs harp on regional integration

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By Olasunkanmi Akoni, Monsur Olowoopejo & Gabriel Olawale Lagos—GOVERNORS of the South West region, under the auspices of the Western Nigerian Governors Forum, yesterday, resolved to...

Thu Mar 29th, 2018     Read More →

Court bars Osun govt from arresting NBA Chairman

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By Gbenga Olarinoye OSOGBO—AN Osun State High Court sitting in Ilesa, yesterday, barred the state government and its agents from arresting or prosecuting the Nigeria Bar Association, NBA,...

Thu Mar 29th, 2018     Read More →

Photos: Western Nigeria Governors Forum meeting in Lagos

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The six Governors of south west region under the auspices of the Western Nigerian Governors Forum on Wednesday meet in Lagos were they formally admitted Lagos State into the O’dua Investment...

Wed Mar 28th, 2018     Read More →

South West governors admit Lagos formally into O’dua investment group

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The six Governors of south west region under the auspices of the Western Nigerian Governors Forum on Wednesday formally admitted Lagos State into the O’dua Investment Group with a total of...

Wed Mar 28th, 2018     Read More →

Ambode should lead growth, development of South West – Fayose

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Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose on Tuesday lauded his counterpart in Lagos State, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode for his innovative projects across the landscape of the State but urged him to...

Wed Mar 28th, 2018     Read More →

Money Politics: INEC urges IGP to deploy Special Forces against vote buying

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – The Independent National Electoral Commission INEC has asked the Nigerian Police to deploy its special forces in polling units to arrest partisans who engage in vote...

Wed Mar 28th, 2018     Read More →

INEC suspends 205 staff over roles in 2015 elections

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ABUJA—Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has suspended 205 staff over various unwholesome roles in the 2015 general elections. Chairman of the commission, Mahmood Yakubu,...

Wed Mar 28th, 2018     Read More →

STRIKE: We’ll pay allowances within 30 months, UNIOSUN tells staff

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By Gbenga Olarinoye OSOGBO—THE Governing Council of the Osun State University, UNIOSUN, Osogbo has appealed to striking workers of the institution to return to work with a pledge to pay them...

Wed Mar 28th, 2018     Read More →

Osun assembly set up C’ttee to probe Uniosun crisis

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The Osun House of Assembly under the leadership of the Speaker, Mr. Najeem Salam has set up a 15-man ad hoc committee to investigate the account of the state-owned university between 2015 till...

Tue Mar 27th, 2018     Read More →