Why we’ll not be part of Oduduwa or Biafra Republic —Ijaws

Why we’ll not be part of Oduduwa or Biafra Republic —Ijaws

The Ijaw Youths Council (IYC) Worldwide has warned persons and groups agitating for the republics of Biafra and Oduduwa to leave the Ijaw nationality out of their missions. The IYC, in a statement at the weekend by its Chairman, National Transition and Implementation Committee, Kennedy Olorogun, to mark the Isaac Adaka Boro Day, said it would not allow any of the Ijaw territories to be annexed by such agitators. Olorogun said the Ijaw first started…

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Ondo 2020: Count us out of Poroye’s ADP Alliance —ZLP

Ondo 2020: Count us out of Poroye’s ADP Alliance —ZLP

By: Adesoji Adetona The Zenith Labour Party (ZLP), has described as obnoxious and unacceptable a claim by a self styled EPC chairman, Biyi Poroye that the ZLP in Ondo state has merged with the Action Democratic Party (ADP) ahead of the October 10, 2020 governorship election. The party said it was not and can never be part of the Poroye’s concocted EFC/ADP formation. In a Press Statement signed by Pastor Felix Olatunde, its state Publicity…

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Lockdown: NUJ writes Buhari to rescue Media Outfits with Bailout

Lockdown: NUJ writes Buhari to rescue Media Outfits with Bailout

By: Oluwatosin Adesola The Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, has written a letter to President Muhammadu Buhari to rescue media industry from total collapse. Reports gathered by SUNSHINETRUTH indicate that there is a massive retrenchment, nonpayment or half payment of salaries in most private media organizations in the country as a result of lockdown occasioned by COVID-19 pandemic ravaging the nation. However in the letter, the NUJ National President, Comrade Chris Isiguzo stressed the need…

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2020 Guber polls: Ondo Progressives Forum mobilises for Adelami

2020 Guber polls: Ondo Progressives Forum mobilises for Adelami

By: Oluwatosin Adesola A political group, Ondo Progressives Forum has adopted one of the APC aspirants in the 2020 Ondo state governorship election, Chief OLAYIDE ADELAMI as its preferred choice for the state highest political seat. In a Press Statement signed by Adebayo Gbenga, STATE COORDINATOR and Olaleye Bamidele, General Secretary, the group noted that having looked into the antecedents of all aspirants including the incumbent governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, decided to support and canvas votes…

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Why I usually disagreed with Mikel during Chelsea matches –Referee Clattenburg

Why I usually disagreed with Mikel during Chelsea matches  –Referee Clattenburg

Mark Clattenburg has refereed the world’s greatest players and taken charge of the biggest matches, including finals of the European Championship, Champions League and FA Cup. But while there have been plenty of successes, there have also been challenges and a number of players proved tough for Clattenburg – and his peers – to handle on the pitch Here, the Sportsmail’s columnist talks about the five most irritating players he presided over. I knew my…

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We’ll not associate with Political Rogues to win 2020 LG, Guber Polls —Ondo SDP

We’ll not associate with Political Rogues to win 2020 LG, Guber Polls —Ondo SDP

By: Ade Adeleke As Ondo state prepares for October 10, 2020 governorship election, one of the opposition party, the Social Democratic Party (SDP) in the state has vowed not to associate with political rogues hanging around to grab unwarranted relevance from any quarter. The party also disowned a purported political alliance with the Action Democratic Party (ADP), condemning a clandestine plot by some self seeking politicians to drag the SDP into the messy political mud…

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