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Seyi Makinde is a dirty politician, says Fayose

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Ekiti State former governor Ayodele Fayose said his political party colleague Seyi Makinde, Oyo State governor, is a dirty person as against his “quiet look” x “Governor Makinde...

Thu Apr 15th, 2021     Read More →

157,680 Nigerians die of TB yearly, says WHO

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The National Tuberculosis and Leprosy Control Programme (NTBLCP) has raised the alarm over the significantly higher incidence of tuberculosis over COVID-19 in the nation, killing 157, 680...

Thu Apr 15th, 2021     Read More →

Let the conference be now

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[FILE] Delegates at the preliminary sitting of 2014 National Conference To mark the first anniversary of his presidency on May 29, 2016, President Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR, granted a rare...

Thu Apr 15th, 2021     Read More →

PDP committee commend Southwest leaders over congress

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The National Reconciliation and Strategy Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has commended the leadership of the party in Oyo, Ekiti, Ondo, Lagos, Osun and Ogun States for the...

Wed Apr 14th, 2021     Read More →

New ‘Nigerian COVID’ strain jolts UK city after rise in cases

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• How pandemic opened up talents of Nigerian scientists, by Buhari • Ramadan: WHO warns of a possible surge in COVID-19 pandemic • 2% of 690 million COVID-19 vaccines administered...

Tue Apr 13th, 2021     Read More →

Lagos tops with N398.7b IGR, as FG launches book on states

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Outgoing Commander, 32 Artillery Brigade, Nigerian Army (covering Ekiti and Ondo states), Brig. Gen. RT Usaha (left); Governor of Ekiti State, Kayode Fayemi and the incoming Commander, Brig. Gen....

Tue Apr 13th, 2021     Read More →

Farmers demand more as CBN announces N554bn spending on Anchor Borrowers scheme

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Farmers and their association have called on the Federal Government to use the Central Bank of Nigeria-managed Anchor Borrowers’ Programme (ABP) to deepen food production in the southern...

Tue Apr 13th, 2021     Read More →

Gov. Akeredolu dissolves OSOPADEC board

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Gov. Rotimi Akeredolu has approved the dissolution of Ondo State Oil Producing Area Development Commission (OSOPADEC) board. This is contained in a statement by the state Acting Governor, Mr Lucky...

Mon Apr 12th, 2021     Read More →

PDP holds zonal congress in Osogbo amid tight security

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Security has been beefed up in Osogbo, the Osun capital as the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), holds its zonal congress. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), reports that there is heavy security...

Mon Apr 12th, 2021     Read More →

Akeredolu’s dream of a re-set agenda

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Akeredolu. Photo: TWITTER/ONDOSTATEAPC To the surprise of many, Akeredolu made the first set of appointment less than seven days after he was sworn in for second term on February 24, 2021,...

Mon Apr 12th, 2021     Read More →

Robbers kill two guards as three die in Ondo auto crash

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Two security guards who were working with a popular petrol station in Akure, Ondo State, have been killed by gunmen suspected to be armed robbers. The victims, who were identified as 45-year-old...

Mon Apr 12th, 2021     Read More →

20th NSF: Ojeli, Okon-George lay down the gauntlet as 400m finalists emerge

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Emmanuel Ifeanyi Ojeli and Patience Okon-George emerged as the athletes to beat after their front running performances in the men and women’s 400m semi-finals concluded Saturday morning on...

Sat Apr 10th, 2021     Read More →

Meet Feranbanks, young singer aiming for the stars

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FeranbanksFeranbanks originally known as David Oluwaferanmi is a Nigerian song writer and singer. David Oluwaferanmi is from Edo state and was born in Akoko, Ondo state on December 22,...

Thu Apr 8th, 2021     Read More →

I’m begging Buhari to restructure so Nigeria won’t break up, says Adebanjo

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Adebanjo Pa Ayo Adebanjo, recently stepped in as new leader of Yoruba socio-cultural group, Afenifere after Pa Reuben Fasoranti, the former leader stepped aside due to old age. He spoke with SEYE...

Thu Apr 8th, 2021     Read More →

Now Joe’s husband belongs to the ages

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It is interesting that after many years of working with radical old men (and indeed some few women) who never believe in giving up on their ideas, Yinka Odumakin almost became one of them. He held...

Thu Apr 8th, 2021     Read More →