Exclusive: *Collapsed Ejigbo School is Soyinka’s birthday present from Aregbesola *SOYINKA LIED:  RUST ISN’T RIPENESS

By Ismail Balogun, Osogbo The newly completed ultra-modern High School, built by the administration of Governor Rauf Aregbesola in Ejigbo was meant to be named after the literary icon, Professor…

POLITICAL HOTSEAT: INEC Did n’t Keep Its Promise on Ekiti Election- Aregbesola

*Omisore’s statement that he would take over in 49 days idiotic  It was five days into the ongoing Ramadan fast. I had driven into Osogbo the night before to catch…

2015: My Husband’s Coming Back is Divine Arrangement, Says Kemi Akala

KEMI ALAO-AKALA’S INTERVIEW   2015: My Husband’s Coming Back is Divine Arrangement, Says Kemi Akala   Mrs. Kemi Alao-Akala, former First Lady and wife of former Oyo State governor, Otunba Christopher…

SENATE BACKS FUEL SUBSIDY

The Senate on Thursday kicked against the proposal of its Committee on Finance probing alleged unremitted $49.8 billion asking for the removal of fuel subsidy. Although the Upper Chamber approved…

AJIMOBI DIRECTS LG CHAIRMEN TO RECRUIT TEACHERS, OTHERS

Governor Abola Ajimobi of Oyo State has directed the Caretaker Committee Chairmen in all the 33 local government councils in the state to commence the recruitment of teachers and other…

MIMIKO, LP OFFICERS TO FLAG OFF AKINBADE’S CAMPAIGN

The formal campaign flag off of Alhaji Fatai Akinbade, the gubernatorial candidate of the Labour Party in the forthcoming governorship election in Osun State will hold on Saturday, in Osogbo.…

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…