Fire Guts 20 Vehicles As Tanker Explodes In FESTAC

Fire Guts 20 Vehicles As Tanker Explodes In FESTAC

No fewer than 20 vehicles and four commercial motorcycles were on Wednesday afternoon burnt when a tanker laden with petrol fell and spilled its content on the Festac Link Bridge in Awuwo Odofin LGA of Lagos State. The fire started at noon and raged for about an hour.Fire fighters arrived at the scene about 30 […]

Oyo enters agreement with Army to build Garison

Oyo enters agreement with Army to build Garison

…. as South-west Govs laud Nigerian Army efforts in peace building Chris Steven, Abuja The Oyo State Government  has entered into an agreement with the Nigeria Army to build a permanent garrison for peace and security to sustain the subsisting tempo of security in the state. This is coming on the heels of commendations from […]

You Can’t Fight Me …Ajimobi Tells Olubadan

You Can’t Fight Me …Ajimobi Tells Olubadan

Few hours after some Obas in Ibadan land started the process to depose the Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Saliu Adetunji, the Governor of the state, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, has explained that the monarch as a father, cannot be angry with him. Ajimobi, made the statement at the annual Chief of Army Staff conference, in Ibadan, […]

Ibadan Chieftaincy Crisis: Obas Issue 21-Day Deposition Notice

Ibadan Chieftaincy Crisis: Obas Issue 21-Day Deposition Notice

Sam Oluwalana, Ibadan The chieftaincy crisis involving the Olubadan, Oba Saliu Adetunji  and the state governor, Senator Isiaka Ajimobi and the Olubadan-in-council, took a turn for the worst on Monday, when the 21 Obas recently crowned by the state governor, issued a 21-day deposition notice to the Olubadan, over what they termed; ”acts unbecoming of his […]

Lagos budget hits N1.04trn

Lagos budget hits N1.04trn

Lagos State governor Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday presented the 2018 budget of N1.046 trillion to the state House of Assembly. The budget, tagged: “Budget of Progress and Development” is 28.67 per cent higher than that of 2017 which was N812 billion. The 2018 budget has a capital expenditure of N699 billion and a recurrent expenditure […]

Fayose, Makarfi Behind My Purported Suspension…Kashamu

Fayose, Makarfi Behind My Purported Suspension…Kashamu

Senator representing  Ogun East Senatorial District,  Buruji Kashamu has accused the duo of Ekiti State Governor, Ayo Fayose and the Chairman, Caretaker Committee of the party, Senator Ahmed Makarfi, of ochestrating his suspension from the party. The National Caretaker Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party was alleged to have announced his suspension on  Saturday morning.  The Caretaker Committee […]

Emulate great women of Africa… Ajimobi

Emulate great women of Africa… Ajimobi

Sam Oluwalana. Ibadan. The executive governor of Oyo State Governor Abiola Ajimobi yesterday urged the good citizens of the state, especially women, to emulate the resilience and doggedness  of some great women in Africa, like the former Vice President of Zimbabwe,  Dr. Joyce Teurai Ropa Mujuru and a Senator of Bong County, Liberia, Sen. Dr. Jewel Howard […]

Fayose has right to probe Fayemi – Court

Fayose has right to probe Fayemi – Court

Sam Oluwalana An Ekiti  High Court,  this morning, affirmed the legality of the Judicial Commission of Inquiry set up by the state government to look into financial transactions of the state between 2010 and 2014. In his ruling, Justice Lekan Ogunmoye, said the  Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has powers to run affairs of his state and […]

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