Your Ministerial List is Disappointing, full of failed individuals -PDP blasts Buhari

Your Ministerial List is Disappointing, full of failed individuals -PDP blasts Buhari

…..Buhari’s Ministerial List Uninspiring, Waste of Time. By:Oluwatosin Adesola The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Tuesday described President Muhammadu Buhari’s ministerial list presented to the Senate today as colourless, stagnant, uninspiring and do not convey any sense of hope or purposeful governance under the All Progressives Congress (APC). The party says that to the chagrin and utter disappointment of Nigerians, the list is replete with incompetent individuals who failed in their erstwhile ministerial assignments and…

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Avoidable Killings in Abuja: Time for FG to review Detention of El-Zakzaky -NUJ

Avoidable Killings in Abuja: Time for FG to review Detention of El-Zakzaky -NUJ

By: SUNSHINETRUTH Press Statement NUJ: Owolabi-Avoidable Death The Nigeria Union of Journalists is sadden by the killing yesterday of a Reporter with the Channels Television in Abuja while covering a protest by members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria-IMN. We regret the sudden violent turn of events during what was supposed to be a peaceful protest by the IMN members who were demanding the release of their leader, Sheik Ibrahim El-Zakzaky. The Reporter-Precious Owolabi who…

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COURT’S JUDGEMENT: No Victor, No Vanquish -Ondo NULGE President, Bola

COURT’S JUDGEMENT: No Victor, No Vanquish -Ondo NULGE President, Bola

…… Court Upholds Ondo NULGE President’s Election. By: Ade Adeleke An Ondo state High Court sitting in Akure on Tuesday struck out the case instituted by the Deputy President of the Nigeria Union of Local government employees, NULGE in the State, Comrade Marcus Akinduko against the bye – election that ushered in Comrade Bola Taiwo as State President of the Union. The bye-election followed the appointment of the immediate past President, Dr. Olubunmi Eniayewu as…

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Ondo Govt’ll recruit Forest Guards to fight Insecurity -Akeredolu

Ondo Govt’ll recruit Forest Guards to fight Insecurity -Akeredolu

By: Ade Adeleke Ondo State governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, on Tuesday said the state government will soon commence the recruitment and training of new forest guards to protect the state’s vast forest and fish out criminals who are using the forest as hideouts. The Governor said the move was part of the strategies to secure the state from criminals who are terrorising the good people of the State, using the forest as cover. Akeredolu dropped…

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Nigeria’s Democracy, Educational System no longer Productive -Scholar

Nigeria’s Democracy, Educational System no longer Productive -Scholar

By: Ade Adeleke …….. Nigeria’s Education not Productive again. A former National President of Muslim Society Students of Nigeria (MSSN) and Islamic Scholar, Alhaji Abdulazeez Sirajudeen Folayemi on Monday lamented that the 20year-old Nigerian democracy has failed to improve the country. The educationist said educational system had also not met the needs of the nation to build future leaders, urging government at all levels to invest more on education in other to sustain democracy in…

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UPDATE: Akeredolu reacts to Alasoadura’s Choice as Ministerial Nominee

UPDATE: Akeredolu reacts to Alasoadura’s Choice as Ministerial Nominee

By: Ade Adeleke The governor of Ondo State, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Odunayo Akeredolu, SAN has applauded the nomination of Senator Tayo Alasoadura as a minister of the Federal Republic. In a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Ojo Oyewamide, Akeredolu expressed confidence in the ability of the Akure born politician to discharge assigned responsibilities just as he thanked President Muhammedu Buhari for the wise choice. “Undoubtedly, President Muhammedu Buhari has made a…

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JUST IN: Court Strikes out Suit against election of Ondo NULGE President

JUST IN: Court Strikes out Suit against election of Ondo NULGE President

By: Ade Adeleke An Ondo state High Court sitting in Akure on Tuesday’s morning struck out the case instituted by the Deputy President of the Nigeria Union of Local government employees, NULGE in the State, Comrade Marcus Akinduko against the bye – election that ushered in Comrade Bola Taiwo as State President of the Union. The bye-election followed the appointment of the immediate past President, Dr. Olubunmi Eniayewu as a Permanent Secretary in the Public…

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Ondo flags off ‘Immunization Plus’ in Grand Style, as Akeredolu vows to Save Lives of Children

Ondo flags off ‘Immunization Plus’ in Grand Style, as Akeredolu vows to Save Lives of Children

By: Ade Adeleke The Ondo State Government has reiterated commitment to save lives of children in the state from childhood killer diseases. The State Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu reaffirmed this commitment while flagging off the National Immunisation Plus Days (NIPDS) in front of his office in Akure. Arakunrin who immunised some children to flag off the programme, said the importance of immunisation in the saving of the lives of children in the state cannot be…

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I didn’t say Fulani Herdsmen ambushed me in Ondo, says Kayode Ajulo

I didn’t say Fulani Herdsmen ambushed me in Ondo,  says Kayode Ajulo

By: Ade Adeleke A public affairs Analyst and human rights lawyer, Dr. Kayode Ajulo has declared he was not stopped by Fulani herdsmen at a checkpoint. He said he only interacted with two members of Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Vigilante group around Akoko on his way to Abuja. In a Statement, Ajulo said the operation of the vigilance group is known to all the security apparatus in the area. SYNOPTIC ACCOUNT OF MY ENCOUNTER WITH…

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Minimum Wage: Workers’ll get poorer with FG’s offer –Labour Insists

Minimum Wage: Workers’ll get poorer with FG’s offer –Labour Insists

By: Oluwatosin Adesola The Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Mrs Winifred Oyo-Ita, has said that unrealistic demand from senior civil servants is delaying the implementation of the new Minimum Wage. But in a quick response, the Joint National Public Negotiation Council, which is representing workers in the negotiation, said government introduced a new strategy to halt negotiation with the introduction of new figures to come up with its own template. Labour added…

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