Today’s Assembly Inauguration: Ondo Lawmakers set to elect new Speaker, Deputy

Today’s Assembly Inauguration: Ondo Lawmakers set to elect new Speaker, Deputy

…..Akure battles Oleyelogun By: Ade Adeleke In this feature, Our news Editor, ADE ADELEKE writes on how the presiding officers of the Ondo state 9th House of Assembly will emerge on Monday June 3 and the politics of Akure verses Ifedore Council areas. Few days to the end of the 8th Ondo state House of Assembly and ahead of June 3, 2019 proclamation of 9th Assembly by Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, the battle for who becomes…

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U-20 WORLD CUP: Nigeria in a make-or-mar game against Ukraine Today

U-20 WORLD CUP: Nigeria in a make-or-mar game against Ukraine Today

By: SUNSHINETRUTH Nigeria’s Flying Eagles this evening face a crucial test as they confront group D leaders Ukraine in the final preliminary game at the ongoing FIFA U-20 World Cup in Poland. Paul Aigbogun’ s side put up a colourless display in Monday night’s 2-0 loss to the USA which has now make qualification to the knockout stage dicey. The Flying Eagles, who are two-time runners up in the biennial championship, had a bright start…

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Don’t tear my Government Apart -Akeredolu tells Lawmakers-elect

Don’t tear my Government Apart -Akeredolu tells Lawmakers-elect

By: Oluwatosin Adesola Ahead of the June 3rd inauguration of the 9th Assembly, the Ondo State House of Assembly has organised a two-day Capacity Workshop for the 26 newly elected lawmakers in Lagos state on Tuesday. The decision to organise the workshop is to broaden the minds of the elected legislators on legislative agenda, the procedures and processes as well as to remind them of the primary needs of their people. Declaring the event open…

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You can’t sack us -Oyo LG Chairmen to Makinde

You can’t sack us -Oyo LG Chairmen to Makinde

……Makinde sacks Oyo boards By: SUNSHINETRUTH Oyo State Governor Seyi Makinde has terminated the appointment and election of the chairmen of local governments and local council development areas (LCDA) as well as boards of parastatals and corporations. The decision was conveyed in a statement by the newly appointed Chief of Staff (CoS), Chief Bisi Ilaka yesterday. The statement read: “His Excellency, the Governor of Oyo State, Oluseyi Makinde, has directed as follows: “That all local…

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Babasuwe thanks Nollywood Stars, Nigerians over his Health Recovery

Babasuwe thanks Nollywood Stars, Nigerians over his Health Recovery

By: SUNSHINETRUTH Veteran Yoruba actor, Babatunde Omidina, popularly known as Baba Suwe on Wednesday returned to Nigeria after his medical trip the United States for his treatment. His colleague, Yomi Fabiyi, revealed this in a statement yesterday. “Baba Suwe Survived! He made it and near 100% recovery,” Fabiyi, wrote in a statement on Wednesday. Here is full text of his Press statement below: “Without going into individual details, on behalf of Baba Suwe and his…

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I didn’t board Plane, let alone of Escaping Crash – Obasanjo

I didn’t board Plane, let alone of Escaping Crash – Obasanjo

……I didn’t escape any plane crash By: Sunshine Truth Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has dismissed he was not on board the Boeing 777-300 aircraft Ethiopian flight that encountered bad weather during landing at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport on Wednesday. Obasanjo was widely reported to have been among the 393 passengers on the flight from Adiss-Ababa, capital of Ethiopia. But the former President said he didn’t travel, let alone board the flight. Obasanjo made the…

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Hazard, Giroud Star as Chelsea End Arsenal’s Champions League Hope

Hazard, Giroud Star as Chelsea End  Arsenal’s Champions League Hope

By: Ade Adeleke Chelsea have won five major European trophies – a Champions League, two Europa Leagues and two Cup Winners’ Cups Eden Hazard scored two goals and made another to help Chelsea thump London rivals Arsenal in Baku and win the Europa League. Victory gave Blues boss Maurizio Sarri the first trophy of his managerial career and ensured the Gunners will miss out on next season’s Champions League. With only about 5,000 fans from…

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