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PHOTONEWS: King Sunny Ade’s Daughter’s Traditional Wedding

King Sunny Ade's Daughter's Traditional Wedding

Juju music legend, King Sunny Ade gave his daughter out in marriage during the traditional wedding ceremony at his house this past weekend in Ondo State. The wedding looks like it was fun, and we wish her and husband a happy married life. Source: GISTMANIA

Ekiti 2014: Fayose Reacts To Fayemi’s Recent Comment For Not Accepting Defeat

Gov. Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti and Governor-Elect, Mr Ayo Fayose, during Fayose’s visit to the Governor in Ado-Ekiti

Ekiti State Governor-elect, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, has faulted Governor Kayode Fayemi, for saying he did not accept his defeat in the June 21 governorship election after his earlier concession. In a programme monitired on a local radio station in Ado-Ekiti on Tuesday, Fayose claimed that Fayemi’s sudden reversal was to add a little bite to […]

#OSUNDECIDES: “The best is yet to come” – Aregbesola assures Ejigbo people

Ejigbo rally

For the people of Osun the coming August 9 governorship election in the state will determine the future of the state. Governor Rauf Aregbesola said this in Ejigbo town where the nineth of his electioneering campaign was taken to. Aregbesola emphasised the need for his supporters to have their voter cards ready before the election, […]

#OSUNDECIDES: WHY I am Not Afraid of Arrest – Aregbesola…says PDP, police plots to arrest top APC leaders ahead of Aug. 9

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Based on the alleged plot by the leadership of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and the police to effect the arrest of some chieftains of All Progressives Congress (APC) ahead of the August 9 governorship election, Governor Rauf Aregbesola yesterday said he was not afraid of arrest. Addressing a mammoth crowd at the mega rally held […]

#OnPoint: KORO’S EXCESSES – By Theresa Ugwuanyi

OBANIKORO: NEW MINISTER OF OFFENCE,OBANIKORO

“Pls is the minister of state for Defence Senator Obanikoro a PDP spokesman or a federal minister? I can’t place him along side people like Dr Akinwumi Adesina, or Omobolaji Johnson, the ministers of Agric and ICT respectively who are also From the south west and who may also be members of the PDP in […]

#OSUNPOLL: You can’t compare Ekiti to Osun…’Aregbesola is a grassroots man’ -Top PDP leader confirms

Aregbesola Is A Visionary Leader – Akande

ONE of the recently expelled members of the PDP labeled as spies of the APC in the opposition party, Mr Teslim Igbalaye has traced their woes to their continued loyalty to the immediate former governor of the state, Prince Olagunsoye Oyinlola. “I was expelled based on my loyalty to Prince Olagunsoye Oyinlola. Inspite of my […]

Ahead of 2015 Presidential Election – ‘A piece of advice to Jonathan’…A MUST READ

President Goodluck Jonathan

The Lagos State chapter of the All Progressives Congress has urged President Goodluck Jonathan to drop his ambition to return to Aso Rock in 2015 for the sake of Nigeria’s democracy. The Publicity Secretary of the state chapter of the APC, Joe Igbokwe, said this during an interview with journalists, on Monday. Igbokwe said it […]

LOVED By The People: “The best is yet to come” – Aregbesola

Ejigbo Sea of Heeeeaadddssss - O mi Gboro Ti-ti Ti-ti

Promises better life for Osun people… For the people of Osun the coming August 9 governorship election in the state will determine the future of the state. Governor Rauf Aregbesola said this in Ejigbo town where the nineth of his electioneering campaign was taken to. Aregbesola emphasised the need for his supporters to have their […]

DEPLOYMENT OF SOLDIERS FOR ELECTION IS UNCONSTITUTIONAL – FEMI FALANA (SAN)

Falana and Fayose

Lagos lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana (SAN) has said it is illegal and ultra vires on the part of President Goodluck Jonathan to deploy armed forces to maintain law and order during elections. Falana, in a statement he released on Sunday titled: ‘Illegal involvement of soldiers in election duties,’ said sections 215 and 217 of the […]

Is Bola Tinubu The Problem With Nigeria? – By Edo Ukpong

Asiwaju Ahmed Bola Tinubu

Many commentators even blame Tinubu for the APC Ekiti ‘loss’, tracking his overbearing godfatherism as responsible for the revolt of the Ekiti people. The line of argument being that Ekiti people do not want to be ruled from Lagos. These past weeks have not been any different from the past months, Nigeria has been stumbling […]


TUESDAY, 22ND JULY, 2014 EDITION

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