The Police-Saraki tussle in the Offa robbery
On Thursday, April 5, 2018, a group of dare-devil armed robbers attacked five banks in Offa, an ancient city in Kwara State, carting away unspecified sums of money and killing dozens...
House of Reps, minister disagree on concessioning of Ajaokuta Steel Complex
The House of Representatives yesterday disagreed with the Minister of State for Solid Minerals, Mr. Abubakar Bawa Bwari, over the move to concession the Ajaokuta Iron...
Splashing the Gs
Just when we were recovering from the news of Linda Ikeji’s pregnancy, last week Falz hit us with This is Nigeria, his take on the Childish Gambino’s ground-breaking This is America video.
Weekly political notes
A High Court of the Federal Capital Territory on Wednesday ordered the refund of monies diverted by former Taraba State governor, Jolly Nyame, after sentencing him to 14 years in prison.
Lagos lawmakers rally support for Gbajabiamila
Some members of the House of Representatives from Lagos State have commended the leadership of the Leader of House of Representatives, Mr Femi Gbajabiamila at national, state and constituency levels since his election into the house in 2003 .
Groups kick against Gbajabiamila’s fifth term agenda
Socio-political groups under the aegis of Surulere Unite have kicked against the fifth term agenda of the House of Representatives Majority Leader, Femi Gbajabiamila.The group which comprises Free Surulere Movement, Not Too Young to Run, Committee of Friends, JAMCO, Agbekoya and Save Surulere Movement ....
Reps vote on Fayemi, purely legislative’
The vote of no confidence passed by the House of Representatives on former Ekiti governor and Minister of Solid Minerals Development, Kayode Fayemi, has no political undertone as it was only a legislative process, House Leader, Femi Gbajabiamila, who moved the motion for the vote, said yesterday. Speaking at a press conference in Lagos, Gbajabiamila…
Lagos APC Reps endorse Ambode for second term
Members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the Lagos State House of Representatives, yesterday, endorsed the state governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, for a second term in office...