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30 Aug 2019
National Coordinator of O’dua Peoples Congress (OPC), Gani Adams, has disclosed that the group will venture into politics if there is no tangible evidence that Nigeria will be restructured in the next few months.
28 Aug 2019
Nigeria is a merger of all sorts of characters. Before the British came, we were organised – all the nationalities were organised. There were beautiful kingdoms in Southern Nigeria – the Oyo Kingdom...
21 Aug 2019
We open with a classical allusion. Gordius, a legendary peasant, whose son, Midas, rose to be king of Phrygia was said to have dedicated his chariot or ox-cart to Zeus with the yoke tied to the pole in a special knot. Anyone who discovered how to undo it was to become lord of all Asia.
4 Aug 2019
For years, sections of the Oshodi-Apapa Expressway have failed repeatedly. And neither the halfhearted palliative works nor the efforts by a couple...
28 Jul 2019
Sequel to reports that Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) members had been coopted into the security architecture of Ondo State, a lot of questions and anxiety now trail the development.
19 Jun 2019
The Oodua People’s Congress (OPC) in Osun State has given the Fulani herders living in the state seven days ultimatum to fish out bad heads among them as a pre-condition for peace in the state. It vowed to use everything within its reach to tackle the security challenges currently facing the state. The OPC Governor…
9 Mar 2019
Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, Aare Onakakanfo of Yorubaland, Gani Adams and Iyalode of Owu Kingdom, Adenike Lawal, have all signaled their intentions to attend the Beautiful African Day Festival scheduled to hold on June 1 in Belgium. During the courtesy visit of the Africa TV crew, led by its Chairman, Larry Omodia, to…
25 Feb 2019
In the days leading to last Saturday’s presidential and national assembly elections, which held across the country, there was hot air over the statement by President Muhammadu Buhari that anybody who decide to snatch ballot boxes or lead thugs to disrupt the election may have committed his last unlawful action at the expense of his…
13 Jan 2019
The Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi has appealed to the Pan-Yoruba group, the Oodua People’s Congress (OPC) and vigilance operatives to support security agencies to rid the state of criminal elements, especially rampaging kidnappers. A former Commissioner for Lands, Mr. Remi Olorunleke and the Director of Administration, Gbonyin Council area, Mr. David Jejelowo, were on Monday kidnapped…
11 Jan 2019
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has enjoined all Nigerians to be more committed to national unity and democratic development.
4 Jan 2019
The subtle misunderstanding between the Yoruba socio-cultural organisation, Oodua Peoples Congress (OPC) and Lagos chapter of All progressives Congress (APC) has ended as the group recently pledged to support the party’s standard bearer, Mr. Babajide Sanwoolu, and his running mate, Dr. Obafemi Hamzat, in the coming governorship election. While speaking at a well-attended programme held…
11 Dec 2018
At least, seven persons were feared killed and property worth millions of naira carted away as some bandits unleashed terror on Ijora Badia community in Lagos State. Two other persons were said to have sustained injuries from the gunshot of the hoodlums during the clash, which occurred at the weekend. Dangerous weapons, which included locally-made…

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Chairman, House committee on security and intelligence, and gubernatorial aspirant, Hon. Shaaba Ibrahim Sharada narrowly escaped an attempted assassination on Thursday at the Sani Abacha stadium, the venue of the APC gubernatorial primary in Kano. The member, representing Kano municipal in the house representatives, who lost the APC governorship primary to Governor Abdullah Umar Ganduje's…
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The Youth Coalition For Responsible Leadership (YCRL) has called on members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Lagosians to ignore claims by a group named Badagry Division Alliance for Ideal Democracy (BDAID) against an aspirant for the Lagos West Senatorial District, Dr Idiat Oluranti Adebule. The youth said the claims are part of desperate…
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The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has licensed Starlink, a satellite internet constellation operated by SpaceX, providing satellite internet access coverage to 32 countries. This licensing followed a visit to Nigeria by the company’s team in May last year. Elated Elon Musk took to his Twitter handle to announce this development today. The NCC has equally…
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The United States is extending for another six months exemptions from punitive tariffs for some medical products from China, the US Trade Representative announced Friday.
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Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has finally bowed to pressure from political parties by extending the deadline for the conduct of primary elections by six days. INEC Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee, said the commission took the decision after a meeting with the 18 registered political parties under the aegis of the Inter-Party Advisory…