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Ondo indigenes endorse Aregbesola for second term

The second term bid of Governor of Osun State, Rauf Aregbesola, received another big boost at the weekend, as the O’Meal vendors, Oranmiyan Sunshine Movement (OSM), an  who are association of indigenes of Ondo State resident in Osun State, and the Polythene Dealers Association of Nigeria, Osun State chapter, came all out to endorse his continuation in office. The three ... Read More »

PDP DRAGS FAYEMI TO COURT

The seeming friendship that had existed between the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and the Governor Fayemi-led Ekiti State Government following the last Gubernatorial elections in the state has hit the rocks as the party has decided to sue the Government over its proposed plan to create 18 additional Local Council Development Areas (LCDAs). In the suit number HAD/75/2014 filed at ... Read More »

MY GOVERNMENT IS IS NOT FOR THE LEARNED ALONE-FAYOSE

It isn’t the best of times for the All Progressives Congress in Ekiti as newly elected Governor, Mr. Ayo Fayose, has promised to chase the party out of the South West. Fayose, who spoke after he and his deputy  Kolapo  Eleka received their Certificate of Return at the Independent National Electoral Commission’s office in Ado Ekiti on Thursday, explained that his new ... Read More »

2015: Ex-PDP Governors Vow To Scuttle Jonathan’s Second Term Bid

The five state governors, who left the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to join the All Progressives Congress (APC), have vowed to scuttle the second term ambition of President Goodluck Jonathan in 2015. The five state governors are Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, Kano; Murtala Nyako, Adamawa; Abdulfatah Ahmed, Kwara; Aliyu Wamakko, Sokoto and Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, Rivers. In a statement made available ... Read More »

APC behind ‘bringbackourgirls’ protests, says FG

The Federal Government on Wednesday said members of the opposition All Progressives Congress (APC) were behind the ‘bringbackourgirls’ protesters despite the fact that 90 per cent of the terrorist insurgency in the country were in the APC-controlled states of the North-east. Minister of Information, Labaran Maku, made the assertion at the Presidential Villa while briefing the press on the outcome ... Read More »

Plot To Impeach Oshiomhole, His Deputy, Speaker Uncovered

Governor Adams Oshiomhole

Anxiety has engulfed the Edo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) following an alleged subterranean plot to impeach Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, deputy governor Pius Odubu and the speaker of the Edo State House of Assembly, Hon Uyi Igbe by the four APC lawmakers who defected to the PDP with the backing of an Abuja-based politician who hails from ... Read More »

Cracks, controversy trail Ambode’s true state of origin

The hottest commodity in Lagos APC and the man who is reportedly being prepared as next Governor of Lagos, Mr. Akinwunmi, Ambode  has been hit by a major identity crises! Ambode who has widely declared that he is from Epe in Lagos and in deed has links with the popular Edu family has been accused of being a smart lair, ... Read More »

Ekiti Gears Up For Jonathan Visit

Police authorities in Ekiti State have beefed up security in the build up to planned visit of President Goodluck Jonathan to the state on Thursday. The President is being expected in Ekiti to drum up support for Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) standard-bearer in the June 21 governorship election in the state, Ayo Fayose. To underscore the importance of the election ... Read More »

Exclusive: JONATHAN‘S TEAM WOOS NOLLYWOOD AHEAD 2015

It was disguised as a meeting to chart a new course for the movie industry in Nigeria, but the discussions that ensued during the meeting pointed to one direction: 2015. Yesterday afternoon at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos, many top practitioners in the movie industry-Actors, Producers and Directors were hosted by a team from the Presidency headed by ... Read More »

AS PRESIDENT, I WOULD HAVE VISITED CHIBOK-DELE MOMODU

NCP Presidential candidate in the last elections, has said that President Goodluck Jonathan has no excuse for not visiting Chibok to assess the situation and give a shoulder of support to the distressed parents of the missing girls. Speaking as a guest on Channels TV’s Political Today programme, Chief Momodu who is the Publisher of Ovation Magazine said that by ... Read More »