JOSTLING FOR ONDO SPEAKERSHIP: WHO THE CAP FITS

JOSTLING FOR ONDO SPEAKERSHIP: WHO THE CAP FITS

By: Folarin Adesola With the pendulum of the Nigerian intricate power calculus swinging in favour of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC in Ondo state following its landslide victory in the March 9th, 2019 House of Assembly polls, the question as to who would emerge as presiding officers and leaders of the Ondo State House of Assembly remain a matter of grave importance. Intrigues, subterfuge, political horse trading, backstabbing are almost at breaking points. The…

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Attacks on Makinde: Outgoing Oyo APC Govt too garrulous -PDP

Attacks on Makinde: Outgoing Oyo APC Govt too garrulous -PDP

By: Ade Adelele The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has lambasted the outgoing ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) led government in Oyo state for unguarded and unnecessary attack on the Governor-elect of the State, Engineer Seyi Makinde The South West Zonal Office of the PDP in a Press Statement signed by Ayo Fadaka, the Zonal Publicity Secretary, said what the people of Oyo State desire now is the fresh breath which Makinde represents and not the…

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WORLD PRESS FREEDOM DAY: ONDO NUJ URGES COLLECTIVE EFFORTS AGAINST FAKE NEWS

WORLD PRESS FREEDOM DAY: ONDO NUJ URGES COLLECTIVE EFFORTS AGAINST FAKE NEWS

By: Oluwatosin Adesola The Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, Ondo State Council has congratulated media professionals across the world on the occasion of 2019 World Press Freedom Day and calls on journalists to always adopt investigative journalism as a major step to checkmate rising trend of fake news and disinformation. The World Press Freedom Day was proclaimed by UN General Assembly in December, 1993 following the recommendation of UNESCO’s General Conference on May 3 and…

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