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19 Jan 2020
Many of the greatest crimes in history were caused not by hatred, but rather by indifference. They were caused by people who could have done something but did not even bother lifting a finger
10 Nov 2019
The Court of Appeal in Lagos, yesterday, dismissed an appeal filed by the Labour Party (LP), challenging the judgment of the Governorship Election Petition Tribunal, which affirmed the election of Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu as Lagos State governor.
21 Aug 2019
The Lagos State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal has resumed hearing of two petitions filed by Alliance for Democracy (AD) governorship candidate, Chief Owolabi Salis, and his Labour Party (LP) counterpart, Ifagbemi Awamaridi.
20 May 2019
The gubernatorial candidate of Alliance for Democracy (AD), Owolabi Salis and his Labour Party (LP) counterpart, Professor Ifagbemi Awamaridi, have asked the Lagos State Attorney General to investigate Governor-elect Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s voter card. They alleged that Sanwo-Olu, who stood for the election on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC), was declared as winner…
8 May 2019
Following motions filed by the African Democratic Party (ADP), Labour Party (LP) and African Action Congress (AAC), the Rivers State governorship election petition tribunal has granted their request to serve Governor Nyesom Wike through substituted service. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) had declared Governor Wike, who stood for the polls under the Peoples Democratic…
9 Mar 2019
No fewer than 198 candidates from 13 political parties will be slugging it out in today’s House of Assembly elections in Ekiti state. INEC made this known yesterday in Ado Ekiti at an interactive session by the State’s Public Relations Officer of the Commission, Taiwo Gbadegesin, saying the contestants are from 13 political parties namely…
3 Mar 2019
Dr. Olusegun Mimiko has lost his bid to be in the 9th Legislative Assembly to represent his people. His Zenith Labour Party (ZLP) could not fly. Mimiko had bestrode politics of Ondo State for over two decades like Colossus, but one of his political protégées, Ayo Akinyelure of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is the…
16 Feb 2019
Celebrity lawyer and top politician, Kayode Ajulo, and his wife, Kofoworola, are surely in great mood, following the recent arrival of a baby boy into their fold. The family was devastated some months ago when they lost their six-year-old son, Kayikunmi, in an auto-crash in Abuja. But rather than wallow in endless grief, the activist…
23 Dec 2018
However the Wednesday December 18 2018 judgment of an Ilorin High Court in favour of a faction of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kwara state turns out, may be the decider of who wins the February 2019 general elections in the state.  Technicalities of relevant laws rather than superiority at the polls may decide the…
23 Nov 2018
The Labour Party (LP) has accused the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and Trade Union Congress (TUC) of plan to organise an illegal convention to upset the party in 2019 elections. A statement issued yesterday in Abuja by the party’s Director of Publicity and Media Strategy, Yinka Richards, condemned in strongest term the move and dissociated…
7 Nov 2018
Four members of the House of Representatives have dumped the All Progressive Congress for other political parties, citing internal wrangling. The decision was contained in their letters read on the floor of the chamber yesterday by Speaker Yakubu Dogara. While Biodun Awoleye Dada (Oyo State) defected to Accord Party, Olusegun Williams (Ogun), Lawal Hassan (Zamfara)…
19 Aug 2018
Former National Secretary of the Labour Party (LP), Mr. Kayode Ajulo has condoled with the world and the entire diplomatic family over the death of erstwhile Secretary General of United Nations (UN), Mr. Kofi Annan. In a condolence message, yesterday, Ajulo said one of Annan’s greatest quotes, which became his mantra came to mind: “If…


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The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi says the state has recorded 288 deaths in the ongoing COVID-19 third wave.
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The Federal Government says the recommended conditions for the lifting of the suspension imposed on Twitter will be applicable to all Over-The-Top and other social media platforms in Nigeria...
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The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, says, at the appropriate time and forum, he will respond to the false allegations levelled against him by Gov. AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara.
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The management of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) is poised to ensure optimal utilisation of its facilities across the nation’s seaports, according to the Acting Managing Director, Mr Mohammed Bello-Koko.
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Efe, the winner of Big Brother Naija Season two, has denied claims that he was blacklisted by the show’s organisers, Multichoice Nigeria, after winning the competition. Efe issued the statement after a media personality, Noble Igwe alleged that the former BBN winner fell out of grace with the show organizers because he disrespected a Multichoice…