IGP Orders Indefinite Closure of Ondo Assembly

By: Temitope Adedeji, Akure The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mr Ibrahim Idris, has ordered the indefinite closure of the Ondo State House of Assembly. Mr Malachi Coker, the factional…

N4.75bn Arms Deal: Obanikoro Refunds N100m to EFCC

A former Minister of Defence, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro, yesterday repayed N100.4million out of  about N785million allegedly collected from the Office of National Security Adviser (ONSA) by Sylvan McNamara Limited, a…

Ondo’s Spineless Lawmakers!

Impeachment is a serious business any day. It is not something to be toyed with. It is one of the checks put in the constitution by the drafters of the…

That Awujale, Alake’s Rancour

It is against the spirit of the recent visit of Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, to traditional rulers in Yorubaland. Ooni’s visit to Alake of Egbaland, Oba Adedokun…

Who is After Olu Falae?

He was recently kidnapped from his farm at Ilu-Odo near Akure by some Fulani herdsmen before security agents rescued him. The real persons who kidnapped him are still unknown. The…

Obasanjo @ 79

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo is an enigma any day. Obasanjo is not called ‘Ebora Owu,’ meaning the weird one, for nothing. Though he has washed his hands off partisan politics…

Sheriff in Political Brinkmanship

Those who rooted for former Borno State governor, Ali Modu Sheriff to be National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) sure knows who they had pushed forward as the…

Oyo: The Big Question!

His party men had initially taken umbrage at the delay in announcing the names of members of the Caretaker Committees for the Local Governments in the state. Many of APC…

Sheriff Vrs Fani-Kayode: Who Blinks First?

There is now a breather of sort for embattled Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Acting or is it substantive National Chairman, Ali Modu Sheriff.  The main organs of the party during…

Buhari Needs to Draw Tinubu Closer

Former Lagos State governor, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has repeatedly displayed his mettle as one of the very few Nigerian politicians who understand the political and economic terrains with steep insight.…