Gov Ahmed Lends Voice to Free, Compulsory  Education

By: Mosunmola Ayobami, Kwara Kwara State Governor, Dr Abdulfatah Ahmed has advocated free and compulsory education for basic level across the country. Governor Ahmed, who attributed the current rot in the nation’s…

Mimiko Dissolves Ondo Council of Obas, Appoints Olukare As New Chairman

By: Temitope Adedeji, Ondo The Ondo State Governor, Dr Olusegun Mimiko has  dissolved  the state’s Council of Obas, even as he has appointed His Royal Majesty, Oba Akadiri Saliu Momoh…

Chiefs Drag Alake to Ogun Court Over Chieftaincy Title

The Alake and Paramount ruler of Egbaland, Oba Adedotun Gbadebo has been dragged before an Ogun State High Court sitting in Isabo, Abeokuta over the chieftaincy title. The four Chiefs,…

Olubadan to Honour Tinubu, Kalu, Bukar Ibrahim, Others

All Progressives Congress (APC) national leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, former governor of Abia State, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu, former governor of Yobe State, Alhaji Bukar Ibrahim were among 10 eminent…

Adegoke Adelabu Penkelemesi -Dazzling Politician, Meteor, Iconoclast (1915-1958)

By: (Hon) Barr. Femi Kehinde A meteor is like a shooting star. It sparkles, it dazzles, it brightens up, but it is also a falling star. They are also like…

Court Dismisses Suit Against Oluwo

By: Hameed Oyegbade The case against the Oluwo of Iwo, Oba AbdulRasheed Akanbi by his brother king, the Oluwo-Oke of Iwo-Oke, Oba Kadiri Adeoye has been dismissed by the court.…

Oluwo Seeks Adequate Funding of Nigerian Police Force

By: Olajide Toriola A first class paramount traditional ruler in Osun State, the Oluwo of Iwo, Oba Abdul-Rasheed Akanbi has urged the federal government to do more in ensuring adequate…

Religion is dividing Nigeria – Ooni Laments

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi has lamented the divisive tendencies of religion in the country. The Ooni spoke in Abuja yesterday as a Guest Speaker at the…

We Have a New Vision for Niger-Delta, Osinbajo Declares in Bayelsa

By: Olajide Toriola In making the Niger-Delta region of the country peaceful the Ag. President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo continued his is journey to Bayelsa State earlier yesterday. Osinbajo engaged in…

Oyo Assembly Divided Over Call to Set Aside Special Day for Celebration of Traditional Religion

By: Adeola Oladele, Ibadan There were divergent opinions among members of the Oyo State House of Assembly over the call to governments (both federal and state) to set aside a…