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Opinion Politics

Making sense of Oshiomhole’s reprieve

By abiodun KOMOLAFE Once upon a sociopolitical space, there was an unknown ‘Edo Boy’, who came into limelight through the Textiles Industry, where he was a paid secretary of its Union. (Conventionally, paid secretaries are never made political heads. But Adams Oshiomhole became the political head of Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, which, in itself, was an anomaly). The emergence of the Iyamho, Edo State-born politician Read more

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News Politics

APC: Oshiomhole reveals why Ajimobi was picked as Deputy Chairman

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, has disclosed why ex-Oyo State Governor Abiola Ajimobi was picked as the party’s new National Deputy Chairman, Southwest. Oshiomhole hinged reason on the choice of Ajimobi following votes garnered from the West Region of the country. Ajimobi replaced the Minister of Trade and Investment, Read more

PDP: Makinde calls for unity in South-West, meets Fayose, Bode George in Ibadan

Oyo State Governor Seyi Makinde has appealed to South West members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to bury all forms of acrimonies, unite and reposition the party.   Makinde made the call at the PDP region’s stakeholders’ meeting attended by Olabode George, Eddy Olafeso, ex-Ekiti State Governor, Ayo Fayose, among other party stakeholders. The Read more

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Uncovered! Real reason Ganduje dethroned Sanusi – Emir Aminu Bayero’s ex-lecturer, Jubril reveals

Professor Munzali Jubril, a former Executive Secretary of the National Universities Commission (NUC), and former Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Bayero University and Emeritus Professor of English, has disclosed the actual reason Muhammadu Sanusi II, was dethroned as the Emir of Kano. Prof. Jubril, who revealed that he taught the current Emir Alhaji Aminu Ado Bayero, during his Read more

APC official wants Buhari to intervene in party crisis

The Deputy National Publicity Secretary, All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr Yekini Nabena, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari and other party leaders to wade into the crisis rocking the party. Nabena, who made the call on Monday, while speaking with newsmen in Abuja, said that everything must be done to restore peace and orderliness to Read more

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Governor Ganduje dethrones Emir of Kano Muhammadu Sanusi

Governor Abdullahi Ganduje-led government of Kano State has announced the dethronement of Muhammadu Sanusi as the emir of Kano “for total disrespect to lawful instructions from the office of the governor”. The announcement was made at a special sitting of the Kano executive council chaired by Governor Ganduje on Monday. Usman Alhaji, the State Secretary to Read more