Power is responsibility: A tribute to Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola
Ogbeni stood ramrod and made his remarks with panache. His deep voice bellowed with resonance, passion, and conviction. He was speaking from the depth
Tinubu, Aregbesola shoot down rumours of rift between them
Nigeria's ruling All Progressives Congress national leader, Bola Tinubu, has denied been in an alleged "cold war" with his one of his political proteges Rauf Aregbesola. An online publication had cited the dissolution of political groups launched by Aregbesola in Lagos and a 2023 presidential ambition from the former Osun Governor, as reasons behind his…
Olakunrin’s suspected killer tests negative for COVID-19, says Akeredolu
One of the suspected killers of Mrs. Funke Olakunrin, daughter of Afenifere leader, Pa Reuben Fasoranti, who had earlier tested positive for COVID-19 has been certified negative after two successive tests in line with treatment and testing protocols.
FG declares May 1 public holiday
The Federal Government has declared Friday, May 1, 2020 as public holiday to mark this year’s International Workers’ Day.
Falana, Mimiko, Ofeimun urge restructuring, say Nigeria is not taken seriously
Intellectuals, scholars and academics from within Nigeria, Africa and as wide as from North America and Europe, including two past governors, Dr. Olusegun Mimiko (Ondo State) and Rauf Aregbesola (Osun State), yesterday gathered to wish Odia Ofeimun, a writer, a happy 70th birthday.
Osun and its controversial education reforms
Prominent among the issues that have been raised by stakeholders is that the incumbent governor of Osun State, Gboyega Oyetola, who suddenly found some of the educational policies imprudent...
The legacy and hope of the pioneering Osun Sukuk in Nigeria
Lagos is the 5th largest economy in Africa and home to the continent’s 2nd largest stock exchange. It is no surprise then that Nigeria’s financial activity and innovation is heavily concentrated in Lagos.
NASFAT seeks peaceful co-existence among religious faithful as it celebrates 25th anniversary
The Nasru-lahi-l- fathi Society of Nigeria (NASFAT) has said that peaceful co-existence among various faithful is the best way for Nigeria to achieve its social and economic aspirations.