Oyo: The Ladoja Challenge

Former Oyo State governor and Accord party candidate in the just-concluded governorship election in the state, Senator Rashidi Ladoja, has vowed to challenge the election of Governor Abiola Ajimobi at…

The ‘Tsunami’ Called Change

In 1991, the late revolutionary singer, Sonny Okosun recorded the song, ‘Wind of Change’. In 1983, some years before that song was released, the late sage, Chief Obafemi Awolowo had…

So, Kashamu Can Engage in Political Correctness?

  They say he is not well lettered and can’t do things the right way. They say he is a drug baron wanted in the United States of America for…

Ekiti: Omirin and Impeachment Moves

  It would seem the embattled Speaker of Ekiti State House of Assembly, Dr. Adewale Omirin, not the usurper posing as Speaker, Hon. Dele Olugbemi, has decided to embrace peace.…

You Have a Lot To Do, Obasanjo Tells Buhari

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has urged the President-elect Muhammadu Buhari to realise that Nigerians are expecting a lot from him when he eventually takes over power on May 29. Mr.…

EKITI: Does The Bell Toll for Fayose?

Ekiti earned for itself the label of a state of the theatre of the absurd: one day, one trouble, sometime ago. It seems the state is living out its name…

Identity Crisis? Notable PDP Chieftains Decamp To APC In Droves

Nigerian politicians will not seize to amuse. With the defeat of President Jonathan at the poll, PDP chieftains are now leaving the party in droves, citing all kinds of reasons.…

Will Royal Fathers Return Alleged Bribes?

When President Olusegun Obasanjo’s third term project fell like a pack of cards on the floor of the Senate around 2007, in a feat of virulent anger, the former president…

What Goes Around, Comes Around…PDP Now Fears One-Party State!

As results of Saturday’s National Assembly elections across the country sink in, the opposition All Progressives Congress has taken a clear lead in the Senate. The party has won 64…

Political Tantrum: Oyo PDP Candidate Calls Back Transformer Donated to Community

By Samuel Ogundipe Senator Teslim Folarin, the 2015 gubernatorial candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in Oyo State, has allegedly ordered the removal of an electricity transformer he donated to…