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Celebrating Olubadan at 100

Celebrating Olubadan at 100

By Oladele Ogunsola -  Ibadan In a country where life expectancy is as low as 49 years, attaining a hundred years in such an environment is a feat that no doubt…

Abuja blast: Erubami advocates support for govt

By Oladele Ogunsola / Ibadan To stem the tide of bomb blast by the Boko Haram insurgents in some parts of the country, President /Convener, Nigeria Voters Assembly (VOTAS), Mashood Erubami, has…

Pan Yoruba groups honour Aregbesola

By Gbenga Faturoti / Osogbo Governor of Osun State, Rauf Aregbesola, will on Tuesday presented with the Centenary Award by a pan Yoruba groups otherwise known as Oodua Nationalist Coalition (ONAC), an…

Jonathan extols Olubadan at 100

By Oladele Ogunsola / Ibadan Twenty-hours after his aborted visit to Ibadan to rejoice with the Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Samuel Odulana Odugade I, on his centenary birthday celebration, President Goodluck Jonathan…

Don’t lose hope on nation, Cleric urges Nigerians

By Gbenga Faturoti /  Osogbo Notwithstanding numerous security and political challenges battling Nigeria, its citizens have been charged not to give up hope on the country but take solace in the…

‘Boko Haram sect attacks based on information’

‘Boko Haram sect attacks based on information’

More and more school children are being targeted by the Boko Haram insurgents. How do you see this emerging trend? It is unfortunate. Children sleep in their hostels and people…

Confab: I’ll back whatever gives us peace, development – Adekunle

Confab: I’ll back whatever gives us peace, development – Adekunle

What informed the choice of the theme for the 13th synod: ‘In the days of thy youth?’ The happenings around us in the areas of unemployment, security challenges and the…

Ajimobi reappoints aide, others

By Oladele Ogunsola,  Correspondent, Ibadan   The Oyo State governor, Abiola Ajimobi, has approved the re-appointment of Razaq Olubodun as the new Special Adviser on Project Monitoring. Besides, the governor…

FRCN boss advocates forum on insecurity

By Patience Ogbodo-Iwuagwu Correspondent Bauchi   The Director-General of Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria (FRCN), Mallam Muhammad Ladan Salihu, has stressed the need for a  platform on which Nigerians will…

Iba: Court orders fresh process to select Oba

By Gbenga Faturoti, Correspondent, Osogbo   An Osogbo High Court has ordered the Osun State Government to commence the process of selecting a new monarch for Iba, a town in…

Kogi community in Kano hails Wada’s court victory

By Mike Ugoh Special Correspondent,   Kogi State community in Kano better known as Kogi State Development Association (KOSDA) has congratulated its home state governor, Wada Idris, on the recent…

Bamidele laments neglect of rural dwellers

By Yaqoub Popoola  Corespondent,  Ado-Ekiti   A member of House of Representatives and Labour Party Governorship candidate in Ekiti State, Opeyemi Bamidele, has  lamented  the neglect of rural dwellers by…

Isheri monarch marks 10th anniversary

By Segun Adeleye Correspondent, Abeokuta   The Olofin of Isheri in Ifo Local Government Area of Ogun State, Oba Nurudeen Adekanbi, has expressed mixed feelings over the development drive in…

Varsity shuns lawmakers over ‘prohibitive’ fees

By Segun Adeleye / Reporter, Abeokuta The Governing Council and Senate of the Olabisi Onabanjo University (OOU), Ago-Iwoye, on Monday, shunned the invitation of the Ogun State House of Assembly to…

Review of titles: Ogun monarchs back Amosun –Adekanbi

The Olofin-Adimula of Isheriland in Ifo local government area of Ogun State, Oba Nurudeen Adekanbi, recently celebrated his 10th coronation anniversary. In this interview with Correspondent Segun Adeleye at his…

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