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Commissioner abducted in Benue

Benue State Commissioner for Housing and Urban Development, Chief Ekpe Ogbu, has been kidnapped. He was abducted at the notorious Adankari Junction along the Otukpo-Ado road around 9pm on Sunday. The Hilux van in which he was traveling has been recovered by the Police in Otukpo. Ogbu is a former …

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Bauchi, Gombe clash over new oil wells

Bauchi and Gombe States have reportedly drawn battle lines over the ownership of the Kolmani Oil and Gas field as both states are laying claims to the oil wells.   Officials and residents of the two states have also accused each other of attempting to appropriate the site which is …

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2023: Accord House of Reps candidate, Ogunmola is dead

The House of Representatives candidate for Atisbo/Saki West/ Saki East Federal Constituency in next year’s election, Jacob Funmi Ogunmola, is dead. Ogunmola from Oke Ogun geo-political zone of Oyo State was one-time Chairman, Caretaker Committee in Atisbo Local Government Area in the state.   The deceased was a native of …

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LAS LAS! (Part 1)

By Toyin Falola   E don cast Last, last Na everybody go chop breakfast Have to say bye-bye, oh                                          Burna Boy, “Last Last” Nigeria’s social decadence has been attributed to various issues, ranging from the family to society as a whole. Family problems brought on by unhappy marriages, divorces, …

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Irate youths set Osun monarch’s palace ablaze

The Palace of Aree of Iree in Boripe North Local Council Development Area of Osun State, was on Thursday evening, vandalised and set on fire by angry youths in the town.   The palace was said to have been burnt by youths who were not pleased about the arrest of …

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Adulthood na Scam!

By Toyin Falola       Nobody go ask if you don chop Nobody go send you free money If you no get na you sabi Adulthood na scam!                                                                                                 Lade   Nigerians have always been able to express their thoughts and views in the most straightforward and humorous ways. …

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Bayelsa Is More Than Oil – Tinubu

Hundreds of Bayelsa State people and residents defied the downpour on Thursday to receive the All Progressive Congress (APC) Presidential campaign train led by the Presidential Candidate, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu in Yenagoa. Tinubu, who spoke to the mammoth crowd at Ox- Bow Lake Pavilion, venue of the rally, described …

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APC Presidential Candidate, Tinubu, Holds Rally in Bayelsa

The Presidential Campaign Council of the All Progressives Congress (APC) will be rallying in Bayelsa State ‪on Thursday, December 1‬. The Yenagoa rally is in continuation of Asiwaju Bola Tinubu’s campaign trail around the country to gather support for his 2023 presidential bid. On arrival in the state, Tinubu, his …

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Adeleke dissolves all non-statutory boards

The Osun State governor, Ademola Adeleke, has ordered the immediate dissolution of all non-statutory boards in the state. The governor’s spokesperson, Olawale Rasheed, in a statement said  the directive was conveyed to Heads of Ministries, Departments and Agencies by Mr Teslim Igbalaye, the Secretary to the State Government. “As a …

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INEC boss visits burnt Abeokuta office

Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu on Tuesday visited Abeokuta, Ogun State.   While addressing journalists at the scene of the burnt INEC office in Abeokuta South Local Government, Yakubu said he was in the state to further assess the extent of damage done to …

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