Re-Inventing Nigeria’s Warped Federalism

By: Gbade Ojo (Ph.D) The on-going polemic vis-à-vis the quit notice by the Arewa Youth to the South Eastern residents in the Northern parts of the country to relocate to…

Eid-el-Fitri: FG Declares Monday, Tuesday Public Holiday

The Federal Government has declared Monday, June 26 and Tuesday, June 27 as public holiday to mark Eid-el-Fitri (end of Ramadan Festival). Minister of Interior, Lt.-Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau (rtd),  made…

Dino Melaye: INEC Begins Verification of Signatures of Recall Petition

The process for the recall of Senator Dino Melaye from Kogi State may have begun in earnest. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said on Thursday that it would begin…

Fayose: APC Will be Defeated Again in 2018, as Ekiti People Celebrate 3Yrs of Electoral Victory

Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has declared that the All Progressives Congress (APC) will again be roundly defeated in 2018, even as thousands of his supporters trouped out today,…

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Wednesday received signatures from the voters in Kogi West Senatorial District, asking for the recall of Senator Dino Melaye from the Senate. Six…

Oba Akiolu at Ikeja Court Continues Battle to Keep His Throne

The Oba of Lagos, Alhaji Rilwan Akiolu, Tuesday continued with his battle for the defence of his throne, insisting before an Ikeja High Court that he is the rightfully appointed…

Behold! Obaseki’s List of 18 Commissioners’

Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has sent the list of his commissioner-nominees to the State House of Assembly for confirmation. The Governor, in a letter to the Speaker of…

Obanikoro Yet to Formally Join APC, Says Ajomale

The Chairman of the All Progressives Congress in Lagos State, Chief Henry Ajomale, has cleared the air over the status of former Minister of State for Defence, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro…

Akeredolu Set to Weed Out Corrupt Civil Servants

Ondo State Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has vowed to fish out corrupt civil servants who pocket the state fund either directly or indirectly. He made the assertion on Tuesday while signing…

Ekiti PDP Inaugurates Panel to Probe Suspended Lawmaker Over Alleged Disloyalty

For allegedly hobnobbing with opposition figures and those perceived to be adversaries to Governor Ayodele Fayose, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has inaugurated a probe panel to try the suspended…