Fayose maltreated us,traditional rulers lament

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A traditional chief in Ekiti State, Chief Wale Alade, has criticized Governor Ayodele Fayose for allegedly maltreating members of the traditional institution in the state. Alade, who is the Aro Afobaje of Iyin-Ekiti in Irepodun/Ifelodun Local Government Area, expressed dismay that traditional chiefs earn as low as N150 per month which is not even regular. Read More

APC belongs to some set of people – El Rufai

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Governor of Kaduna, Nasir El-Rufai on Thursday said the All Progressives Congress, APC, is not for everyone. El-Rufai stated this in his remarks during the formal inauguration ceremony of newly elected Executive Committee members of the party, held at APC Secretariat, Kaduna. He noted that some members joined the party to worship their egos. He, Read More

Nigeria and Argentina owe Group D- Austin Okocha

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Austin ‘Jay jay’ Okocha has predicted Argentina and the Super Eagles of Nigeria will advance to the round of 16 at the ongoing FIFA World Cup in Russia.   The Ex- Nigeria international shared views on the chances of Nigeria to advance in the group stage of the Russia mundial on Super Sport on Thursday. Read More

APC ploting to distruct Council Polls- Wike

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Governor  Nyesom Wike of Rivers State, yesterday,  claimed  the state government had intelligence report that  a faction  of All Progressives Congress, APC, was arming  political thugs  to disrupt local government elections  taking place tomorrow in the state. But in a swift reaction, APC denied that it was planning to disrupt the council polls, saying it Read More

Policemen on RED ALERT in Benue

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Benue State Police Commissioner, Fatai Owoseni, said yesterday that the Command has placed about 5,000 of its personnel on red alert to ensure a hitch-free Eid-el-Fitr celebrations in the state.   Addressing newsmen in Makurdi, Owoseni said: “We have placed our officers and men, about 5,000, on red alert to ensure that there are no Read More

I persuaded GEJ 3 times to honour MKO- Abiola oldest son

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The oldest son of Chief MKO Abiola, acclaimed winner of the June 12, 1993 presidential election, Kola, has disclosed that he made three attempts to persuade immediate past President Goodluck Jonathan to bestow the Grand Commander of the Order of the Federal Republic (GCFR) title on his late father; but that it could not be Read More

Sultan of Sokoto declear Friday, 15th June as Sallah

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The Sultan of Sokoto, Muhammadu Sa’ad Abubakar, has declared Friday, June 15, as Sallah day following the sighting of the new moon for the Islamic month of Shawwal.   The Sultan’s announcement is sequel to a tweet by the Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA) on Thursday, June 14, about the impending official announcement Read More

Offa Robbery: 5 more suspects arrested

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Operatives of the Intelligence Response Team (IRT) of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) have arrested five more suspects in connection with the deadly robberies of five banks in Offa town, Kwara state on April 5, 2018.   The five persons were arrested within the week with the help of leaders of the robbery gang who Read More

Couple dies while taking Selfie

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Couple Visiting Portugal Falls to Their Deaths While Taking Seaside Selfie   Michael Kearns, 33-year-old and Louise Benson 37-year-old who went on a vacation in Portugal reportedly plummeted to their deaths, possibly while snapping seaside selfies on a seaside wall. Authorities say they( the couple ) were either taking a selfie or retrieving a lost Read More

Ekiti Guber: APC must make use of PDP confussion

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A Chieftain of the APC, Akinlayo Kolawole has charged his party to make good use of the opportunity offered by low morale in the PDP as he yesterday disclosed that at least ten PDP members of the State House of Assembly were set to defect.   Kolawole who spoke yesterday in Ikosun Ekiti in Moba Read More