Category archives for: South West News

Amosun Vs. Daniel: The two at it again


Ogun State Governor Ibikunle Amosun has faulted a statement credited to his predecessor, Gbenga Daniel that within three years his administration borrowed N200bn. He described the allegation as one from a ‘confused person.’ Amosun who was fielding questions from journalists on Friday at the inauguration of the Orange Valley Estate, Abeokuta, said his predecessor was […]

Hijra: Osun declares Monday public holiday

Aregbesola at the Hijrah celebration

Osun State Governor, Mr. Rauf Aregbesola, on Saturday joined other Muslims to celebrate the beginning of a new Islamic year- Hijra 1436. The governor who joined Muslim leaders and adherents of the religion at the Osogbo township stadium at a ceremony to usher in the new year which started on Saturday declared Monday as a […]

Osun celebrates Hijrah 1436…..declares Monday public holiday

Aregbesola at the Hijrah celebration

The Government of Osun on Saturday joined other Muslim faithful all over the world to celebrate the commencement of another Muslim year, Hijrah 1436. The governor of the state, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola at the Hijrah celebration tagged “Building an ideal Islamic home” at the Osogbo Township stadium, declared Monday a public holiday in the state […]

Elusive Peace: Secrect South-West PDP Congress in Ibadan

Alao-Akala, Court Dismisses Alao-Akala’s Appeal Over N11.5bn Scam

Hurriedly, the congress of the South-West geo-political zone of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) was fixed and held in Ibadan. The meeting which had Senator Emmanuel Anosike as the Congress Committee Chairman was shrouded in such secrecy that the venue and time of the congress did not get media notice until early in the morning […]

The main reason why OPC dismissed leaders


THE Oodua People’s Congress (OPC) has announced the dismissal of three of its recently dropped national officers, including the former General Secretary, Comrade Dare Adesope, who recently proclaimed himself the organisation’s president. OPC Founder/President, Dr. Frederick Fasehun, disclosed this in a press statement Friday, saying that those dismissed alongside Adesope included Comrade Olusola Ajayi Edward, […]

Aftermath of inauguration, Fayose @it again!

Ekiti state governor-elect, Ayodele Fayose

The newly-inaugurated governor of Ekiti State, Mr Ayodele Fayose, is at it again. On the day of his inauguration, he shocked his audience with the level of indebtedness of the state and how the immediate-past All Progressives Congress-led (APC) government had been wasteful. Fayose did not stop there, he alleged that the Fayemi government spent […]

Asiri tu o! How Fayose Allegedly ‘Carts Away’ Ikogosi Furniture in 2003

Ekiti state governor-elect, Mr. Ayo Fayose

Ekiti State All Progressives Congress (APC) has advised Governor Ayo Fayose to stop playing to gallery and start governing the people of the state. In a release signed by the Publicity Secretary of the party, Taiwo Olatubosun, APC said it was high time the governor stopped pulling his usual stunts and start telling the people […]

Ahead 2015 election, Omisore copies Fayose plans to…

Iyiola Omisore

The defeated governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the recent governorship election in the State of Osun, Otunba Iyiola Omisore, has concluded his plan to buy a VolksWagen Beetle, popularly known as (Ijapa) as his official vehicle any moment from now. Senator Omisore, in trying to copy Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti […]

Lagos Governorship Race: Mammoth crowd as Akinwunmi Ambode declares!!!


A governorship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Akinwunmi Ambode, on Friday, promised to take Lagos State to greater heights as he formally declared his intention to succeed incumbent governor, Babatunde Fashola, in May 2015. The declaration, which took place at Onikan Stadium, Lagos, had in attendance a mammoth crowd comprising people from nook […]

Osun: Aregbesola Reveals Plans For The Future, Flags Off Oranmiyan New Town in Osogbo

Rauf Aregbesola

In its continued bid to create an environment that will promote the healthy living and good life for the people, the governor of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola on Thursday evening flagged off the construction of Oranmiyan new town. The Oranmiyan new town which covers about 1,200 hectares of land is made up of seven neighbourhoods, […]

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