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Synagogue Tragedy: Lagos State Govt Has Technically Taken Over T.B. Joshua’s Church

Lagos Govt. Threatens To Close Down 2,500 Hotels For Non-registration

General Manager, Lagos State Building Control Agency, LASBCA, Mrs. Abimbola Animashaun-Odunayo, in this interview, speaks on the recent collapsed building belonging to the Synagogue Church of All Nations, SCOAN, the intricacies surrounding it, the next line of action by the state government, among others. Excerpts: What actually went wrong with the SCOAN collapsed building? We […]

‘Another four years of Jonathan’s rule disastrous’ – Lai Mohammed

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National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Alhaji Lai Mohammed, says the adoption of President Goodluck Jonathan as the sole presidential candidate by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2015 election portrays the party as lacking internal democracy and detrimental to the growth of democracy. Mohammed, who spoke on several issues, told […]

#OSUN: Aregbesola Is A Dealer In Hope – Oladejo

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Mr. Abiodun Oladejo is a politician, businessman, and member of the Board of Rural Development, Water Resources and Infrastructure in the State of Osun. He accorded the last concluded gubernatorial election that saw Governor Rauf Adesoji Aregbesola winner for second term to the decision and massive support of the people of the State. As a […]

#OsunOutcome: PDP’s election petition a waste of time – Oyatomi

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What is happening now at the election tribunal in Osun State? Though I’m not part of the team of lawyers representing the government and the APC, what I can tell you is that what is before the tribunal now is the inspection of elections materials, especially the ballot papers. The tribunal has permitted the APC […]

2015: INEC’s additional polling units suspicious — Chief Ayo Adebanjo

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•Wants confab report implemented before 2015 polls •Says Boko Haram has declared war CHIEF Ayo Adebanjo is an elder statesman and Chieftain of the Pan-Yoruba socio-political Organisation, Afenifere. Adebanjo, who was a delegate at the just concluded National Conference, comments on the confab and why the report should be implemented before the 2015 general elections. […]

EXPOSED: ‘The main reason why we rejected Omisore in Osun’ – Tunde Badmus reveals

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Frontline industrialist and elder statesman, Chief Tunde Badmus, speaks with Dare Odufowokan, Assistant Editor, on the last August 9, 2014 governorship election in Osun State and why the people of the state are comfortable with Governor Rauf Adesoji Aregbesola. He also shed more light on recent political happenings in the country. Excerpts How would you […]

How my dream of becoming a pilot turned to an actor — Kunle Afolayan

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Nollywood actor and producer, Kunle Afolayan, talks about his career What influenced your decision to produce the movie, ‘October 1’? The script was written by Tunde Babalola. I gave him a brief and he came up with a story which was supposed to be centred on a small community. In the treatment, it was supposed […]

INTERVIEW: I dare INEC to conduct election in… – Utomi

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Former Presidential candidate of African Democratic Party (ADP), Pat Utomi, is known for his social, economic, and political efforts to better the country. In this interview with, Assistant Politics Editor, EMMA MADUABUCHI, Utomi believes Nigeria needs rescue from the throes of avoidable death. He also identifies the urgent need for a Government of National Unity […]

Amosun changed face of governance — APC spokesman

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In this interview with SAMUEL AWOYINFA, the Ogun State publicity secretary of the All Progressives Congress, Mr. Sola Lawal, talks about the opposition parties, intra-party challenges, achievements of the party and other sundry issues Don’t you think the internal wrangling within the party which has led to its factionalisation may rob the party of its […]

INTERVIEW: Ikimi made a mistake leaving APC – Adetunji-Oyebolu

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Abiodun Adetunji-Oyebolu, a chieftain of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos State, was the Lagos State Chairman of All Nigeria Peoples Party (ANPP). In this interview with SENIOR CORRESPONDENT, AUGUSTINE ADAH, he speaks on the party’s forthcoming presidential primary, defection of some leaders to the PDP, insecurity in the country and other national issues. Excerpts… […]

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