EDO ASSEMBLY CRISIS: ACTIVIST TASKS IG ON PROPER POLICING OF STATE

Agene AKHERE As lawmakers in Edo State House of Assembly continue to engage themselves in war of words, the Executive Director for Africa Network for Environment and Economic Justice (ANEEJ),…

DEFECTION: ADESEUN HAS GONE BACK TO HIS VOMIT, SAYS OYO APC

The All Progressives Congress, (APC) Oyo State chapter, has likened the exit of the Senator representing Oyo Central Senatorial District, Senator Ayo Adeseun, from its fold as the return of…

THE  POLITICO: Fayemi, The Fall and Rise of An Idealist

By Dapo Thomas The Fayemi mystique will linger. Of course, it will: there are over­whelming dimensions that require intellectual enquiries. I have read so many commentaries on what I will…

Governor Fayemi Did the Honourable Thing But We Have a Lot of Issues about the Election

  Sir, two major challenges that came your way as soon as you emerged APC Na­tional Chairman was the defeat of your party in the Ekiti State governorship poll and…

INTERVIEW: Former Council Chairman Aina

Why I Deserve House of Reps. Seat Former Chairman Ojo Local Government, Dr. Solomon Akin Aina, is con­testing for the House of Representatives seat for Ojo Federal Constituency, a position…

POLITICO HOTSEAT: Agitation by Oke-Ogun for Governorship in Oyo is Reasonable

Dr. Lekan Balogun, a high chief from Ibadan, Oyo State, was elected Senator in 1999 on the platform of the Alliance for Democracy. He later defected to the Peoples Democratic…

POLITICAL NOTE: Oyinlola As a Beautiful Bride * Senate Rejects Presidential Debates… But Why For the Life of Me *Adieu Alhaji Umaru Dikko

Oyinlola As a Beautiful Bride A day after the June 21 governorship poll in Ekiti State, which had returned for­mer governor of the state, Mr. Ayo­dele Fayose, who had left…

EDO PDP DISOWNS IMPEACHMENT OF DEPUTY SPEAKER

As Prince Erediauwa quits Oshiomhole’s govt, joins PDP Agene AKHERE As the crisis rocking the Edo assembly rages on, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Wednesday condemned the impeachment notice on…

INEC: OSUN REC ON LEAVE, NOT REMOVED

Osun State Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), Ambassador Rufus Akeju, has been requested to proceed on leave of absence – for his own safety and as his contribution to ensuring the…

CHIEF FEMI FANI-KAYODE REPLIES LAI MOHAMMED

I read the response of the APC through its spokesman Lai Mohammed to my allegations and assertions in the interview that I gave to Channels TV on 30th June 2014.…