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Fayose, Fani-kayode decry IPOB’s attack on Ike Ekweremadu

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Former Governor of Ekiti state Mr Ayodele Fayose and Peoples Democratic Party stalwart and ex-minister Chief Femi Fani-Kayode have reacted to the attack on Senator Ike Ekweremadu, former Deputy...

Sun Aug 18th, 2019     Read More →

Give us apolitical, true democrat AGF, SANs, others tell Buhari

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By Ikechukwu Nnochiri & Henry Ojelu As President Muhammadu Buhari gets set to inaugurate his cabinet and assign portfolios to Ministers, stakeholders speak on what should inform the choice of...

Sun Aug 18th, 2019     Read More →

Don advocates introduction of internet usage in secondary schools

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….as winners of Mike Okonkwo Essay Competition emerge By Sam Eyoboka A 16-year-old Master Esigbone Omagbemi Ferdinard of Roshallom International Secondary School, Egbeda, Lagos who came...

Sun Aug 18th, 2019     Read More →

Ministerial portfolios: Round pegs in round holes or…

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By Clifford Ndujihe, Acting Political Editor AS President Muhammadu Buhari swears in the 43 ministers-designate on Wednesday, all eyes are on him to see the portfolios he will assign the seven...

Sun Aug 18th, 2019     Read More →

APC certainly needs another Oyegun

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By Tonnie Iredia Quite often, some current events remind me of memorable occurrences in my early days as a reporter in a television newsroom. The one I can hardly forget is my discovery of an...

Sun Aug 18th, 2019     Read More →

I broke a jinx – Olowo-elect

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By Alex Kola Folorunso Less than two weeks to the installation of the new Olowo of Owo, Gbadegesin Ajibade Ogunoye, preparations are in top gear for the ceremony. Ogunoye, in this interview, gives...

Sun Aug 18th, 2019     Read More →

We need to address unemployment, increasing inequality, poverty — Fayemi

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela Ado-Ekiti- Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State has expressed the need for the nation to address the issues of employment among the youth; increasing inequality and poverty...

Sat Aug 17th, 2019     Read More →

Kwara boxers shine in interstate tourney

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Kwara boxers have emerged overall winners of the interstate boxing tournament concluded at the Indoor Sports Hall on Saturday after winning six of the 10 bouts in the final of the three-day...

Sat Aug 17th, 2019     Read More →

Governor who can’t secure his people has no business in govt — Former Minister, Chief Isola

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…Says there’s a lot of injustice in Nig breeding criminality …Laments poverty, unemployment in the country By Daud Olatunji Chief Sarafa Tunji Isola, was a former Minister of...

Sat Aug 17th, 2019     Read More →

Ex-banker jailed 10 years for stealing depositors’ money

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depositors By Evelyn Usman and Rotimi Ojomoyela Justice Abiodun Adesodun of the Ekiti State High Court, has convicted a former cashier officer with Fidelity Bank, Ado branch, Ado Ekiti, Michael...

Fri Aug 16th, 2019     Read More →

Ilorin residents enjoy Sallah with Maltina at LaffMattazz

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By Ayo Onikoyi Ilorin residents won’t be forgetting the Ileya holiday in a hurry, as Gbenga Adeyinka and other top entertainers stormed the city with the best of music and comedy to mark the...

Fri Aug 16th, 2019     Read More →

Igbo Presidency project in exchange for Ruga settlements huge joke – Ohanaeze

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‘Igbo Presidency project in exchange for Ruga settlements is not only a huge joke but total fallacy’ Mazi Okechukwu Isiguzoro President-General Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council Worldwide...

Fri Aug 16th, 2019     Read More →

Ekiti govt seals illegal hospitals, warns against patronising quacks

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Ekiti By Rotimi Ojomoyela ADO-EKITI—THE Ekiti State Government, yesterday, told residents of the state to stop patronizing quack doctors that operate unauthorized hospitals. Monarch-elect...

Fri Aug 16th, 2019     Read More →

BBNaija: Khafi, Gedoni caught in sex act as housemates watch

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by Benjamin Njoku Big Brother Naija housemates, Khafi and Gedoni were caught in the sex act again on Wednesday night. This time, the light was still on while some housemates were awake. The...

Fri Aug 16th, 2019     Read More →

Fayemi ignores aggrieved Obas, swears in Alawe as new Council Chair

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Fayemi By Rotimi Ojomoyela ADO-EKITI—GOVERNOR Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State, yesterday, ignored the protest and court action instituted by the 17 most prominent traditional rulers, in the...

Fri Aug 16th, 2019     Read More →