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Iyaloja: High Chiefs disagree with Olubadan

Olubadan of Ibadan

By Debo Adeoye, Ibadan Members of the Olubadan-in-Council on Monday dissociated themselves from the decision of the Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Saliu Adetunji, to appoint Iswat Ameringun as the new Iyaloja of Ibadan. The high chiefs also distanced themselves from the installation of a former Secretary to the State Government …

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Kwara State Government vs Pensioners: Counsel ask Supreme Court to reverse itself for the sake of constitutional protection

Nigeria Union of Pensioners (NUP)

*Supreme Court verdict sparks legal controversies From Michael Olanrewaju Controversies often trail some of the judgments of the Supreme Court as the supposed final arbiter on legal matters in recent times as a sharp departure from the glorious past where every party in a matter before it doff their cap …

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Coroner begins sitting as Adeleke family shuns panel

Senator Isiaka Adeleke and Rauf Aregbesola...a titan has gone home

*We shall re-invite the family By Debo Adeoye Commissioner of Police in Osun State, Mr. Fimihan Adeoye, Executive Director of Biket Hospital, Dr. Adebisi Adenle, Executive Secretary, Ede South Local Government, Mr. Johnson Ojo, were present at the sitting based on the summons issued by the coroner. The coroner who …

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LBA secures JOS Chillin’ partnership

Football fans celebrating arrival of JOS Chillin’ to LBA

*New innovative partnership good for football Nigeria’s foremost league awards, the League Bloggers Awards (LBA), has secured a partnership with innovative city destination brand, JOS Chillin’. Conceived by Mees Palace and Buckwyld Media, JOS Chillin’ is a public-private partnership initiative to grow the tourism and entertainment sector in Jos, Plateau …

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Femi Kuti is the best saxophonist in the world

Femi Kuti and Kenny G

*Beat Kenny G on the longest single note Femi Kuti has broken the World record held by iconic legend, Kenny G, for the longest single note held on a saxophone at the New Africa Shrine in Lagos-Nigeria. He attained the feat on Sunday at the New Africa Shrine as shared …

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Speak out before domestic violence kills you – NGO urges Nigerian Women

Domestic violence

*Don’t die in silence  Nigerian women in recent times seems to be facing an increasing volume of domestic violence which is not abating but skyrocketing with no ending seemingly in sight. A gender based Non-Governmental organisation, (NGO), FAME Foundation has called on the victims of domestic violence to speak out …

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FCT NUJ launches save Ben Bright-Mkpuma fund

Ben Bright-Mkpuma

*Sets up seven-man committee to raise N20million Congress of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Council of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) has set up a seven-man committee to raise the sum of N20million to save an ailing member, Mr. Ben Bright-Mkpuma. The Congress led by Paul Ella Abechi at …

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Every girl-child must be educated – Aderonke Bello

Aderonke Bello...speaking about education of girls

*Teach them importance of technology In commemoration of the 2017 edition of International Girls in ICT day, FAME founder, Aderonke Bello, has called on Nigerians to educate young girls, by teaching them the importance of technology. FAME is a gender biased Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) set up to seek better living …

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Lagos places embargo on approval for filling stations

Petrol filling station...FG to tinker with template says Ibe Kachikwu

*Insists on relocating Ikeja Computer Village, Okobaba Sawmill, Mile 12 market By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos Lagos State Government has placed embargo on approval for construction of filling stations in all parts of the State till further notice, while a definite action will soon be taken on indiscriminate construction of event …

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Edo Governor, Godwin Obaseki donates N1m to parents of quintuplets

Godwin Obaseki Edo State Governor faces Court of Appeal on his election

  *It is a blessing to Edo state Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State has donated the sum of N1 million to the family of Mr. and Mrs. Imudia Uduehi, which gave birth to a set of quintuplets at the National Hospital, Abuja. Governor Godwin Obaseki, who described the birth as …

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