8 Aug 2018
The blockade of the National Assembly Complex by security operatives has attracted sharp criticisms from Nigerians, who considered the incidence as a coup d’état against the nation’s democratic process.
26 Jul 2018
A human rights lawyer, Femi Falana (SAN), has appealed to the Federal Government to recruit more policemen, train and equip them adequately to be able to confront the current security challenges. Falana stated this yesterday at an interactive seminar organised by the Police Community Relations Committee (PCRC) and the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squared (FSARS) held…
12 Jul 2018
Yoruba socio-cultural organisation, Afenifere, has expressed concern over the news of violence in Ekiti ahead of the Saturday’s governorship election. Afenifere’s spokesman, Yinka Odumakin, said this in a statement yesterday. The group condemned the deployment of 30,000 police personnel for election in one state, while the government cannot mobilise a quarter of that to secure…
28 Jun 2018
The Pan Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere, and the founder of Prayer House of God Evangelical Ministry, Akure, Pastor Gbenga Akinbobola, have sought a special prayer session on July 1, 2018 to end the killings and other challenges bedevilling the country.
28 Mar 2018
The Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere, yesterday rose from a meeting in Akure, the Ondo State capital, accusing the Federal Government of aiding the genocide in the country.
28 Jan 2018
Prominent Nigerians across diverse platforms are united in their submission that the All Progressives Congress (APC) is at its wits’ end and so is using the report of the Nasir el-Rufai...
2 Nov 2017
Akeredolu in his speech had questioned the current practice in the sector that make the citizenry to depend on the government despite the economic misfortune that has befallen the country.
16 Oct 2017
The southern leaders said they wouldn’t have raised any alarm if the Word Bank chief had stated that the request was to pay special attention to the North-East, as they were sympathetic to the devastation caused there by the Boko Haram insurgents.
31 Aug 2017
In a communiqué read by its spokesperson, Mr. Yinka Odumakin, after a meeting in Akure yesterday, the group declared that the sovereignty rest with the people and not any institution of government.
20 Aug 2017
Addressing newsmen after the meeting, the Chairman, Organising Committee for the Rally, Dr Kunle Olajide, said that the rally, scheduled to hold in Ibadan on Sept. 7, would be a one-agenda-congress on restructuring.
7 Aug 2017
Former president, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has described as injustice the minimum age contained in the constitution for presidential candidates in the country.
17 Jul 2017
The demands was made at a consultative summit yesterday in Abuja where the leaders, in a communique read by Afenifere spokesman, Yinka Odumakin, expressed support for Nigeria as “one nation under God.”
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The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) says it has approved two herbal drugs to undergo clinical trials for the treatment of COVID-19.
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The All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship election flag bearer in Akwa-Ibom, Obong Akanimo Udofia has urged aggrieved party members to work with him to ensure victory at the 2023 general elections in the state.
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Evaristo Carvalho, a former president of the tiny archipelago of Sao Tome and Principe, died late Saturday at the age of 80 in a Lisbon hospital after a long illness, his family told Portuguese media.
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Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic will look to book a heavyweight French Open quarter-final clash Sunday, while Carlos Alcaraz hopes to extend his run after becoming the youngest man to make the last 16 since 2006.