Chief Bisi Akande
Former Osun State governor and first interim national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Bisi Akande, yesterday, insisted Nigeria can only surmount worsening insecurity, poverty and secessionist threats through true federalism and devolution of more powers to states.
The Yoruba Council of Elders (YCE) and Development Agenda for Western Nigeria (DAWN) Commission, yesterday, lauded the scheduled meeting being championed by South-West leaders for presidential aspirants from the zone on the platform of All Progressives Congress (APC).
Come next Saturday, March 26, 2022, the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) will hold its long expected national convention, which has been heating up the polity in the last couple of weeks.
Osun State Governor, Adegboyega Oyetola, yesterday, again thanked party leaders, supporters, loyalists and critical stakeholders for the huge support they gave him, including trooping out en massse during the just-concluded primary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), where he emerged victorious.
Since he made his debut in politics as an activist in the prodemocracy agitations of the National Democratic Coalition (NADECO) in the early 1990s, Bola Ahmed Tinubu – latterly Asiwaju, Jagaban - has been in the eye of the storm arising from what is seen as his identity crisis. There have been speculations and claims,…
16 Dec 2021
A South-West socio-political group, Yoruba Ronu Leadership Forum, has called for the withdrawal of the book titled: “My Participations,” authored by former Osun State Governor, Chief Bisi Akande, from the shelves.
22 Oct 2021
Osun State Governor, Adegboyega Oyetola and former governor of the state, Chief Bisi Akande, have advocated the sustenance of the educational legacies of the late Chief Obafemi Awolowo.
6 Sep 2021
As All Progressives Congress (APC) is preparing for its national convention, scheduled to hold after local government congresses and the yet to be scheduled state congresses, stakeholders in the party are concerned that serving...
26 May 2021
It was majorly the political show of three main stalwarts: Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, Chief Bisi Akande and Speaker of House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila.
26 May 2021
President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, received the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu and pioneer interim chairman of the party, Chief Bisi Akande, at the State House, Abuja.
6 May 2021
The next national chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC) is most likely to be a former state governor. It has become a convention that such stature of persons occupy the office and it would most likely not change during the forthcoming...
1 Jun 2020
In July 2011, this writer was one of the starry-eyed guests invited to witness the birthday fanfare organised for Otunba Gani Adams, now Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland.