Ondo speaker impeached over alleged fraud

Less than four weeks to the inauguration of the Ondo State governor-elect, Mr. Rotimi Akeredolu, members of the State Assembly have suspended the Speaker of the House, Jumoke Akindele, and her Deputy, Akin Olotu, over allegation of N15 million fraud. The suspension of the Speaker was effected by 15 members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Read more

Trump Bars All Refugees, and Citizens From 7 Muslim Nations

President Trump on Friday closed the nation’s borders to refugees from around the world, ordering that families fleeing Syrian carnage be indefinitely blocked from entering the United States, and temporarily suspending immigration from several predominantly Muslim countries. Declaring the measure part of an extreme vetting plan to “keep radical Islamic terrorists” out of the country, Read more

I will not apologise for ordering my members to kill Fulani herdsmen – Apostle Suleiman

Apostle Johnson Suleiman of the Omega Fire Ministries, OFM, has insisted that he would not withdraw his statement directing his members to kill any Fulani herdsman found around him and the church. Operatives of the Department of State Services, DSS, had in the early hours of Wednesday attempted to arrest the fiery preacher but were Read more

Defend Christians, your silence annoying – CAN charges Osinbajo

Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) on Friday urged acting President, Yemi Osinbajo to rise and defend the plight of Christians in Nigeria. A statement by Bayo Oladeji, Special Assistant on Media to the CAN President, Rev Dr Samson Olasupo Ayokunle, said while Christians are yet to recover from the genocide in Southern Kaduna by the Read more

Gunmen invade Imo court, free notorious robbery suspect, ‘Vampire’

Gunmen suspected to be members of a notorious kidnap and armed robbery syndicate invaded the Owerri High Court on Friday and rescued a suspected member of the gang, Henry Chibueze, who is known as Vampire. It was gathered that the suspect and others had been brought into the court premises to face kidnapping and other Read more

American President: Full Speech of President Donald Trump inaugural address

That all changes – starting right here, and right now, because this moment is your moment: it belongs to you. It belongs to everyone gathered here today and everyone watching all across America. This is your day. This is your celebration. And this, the United States of America, is your country. What truly matters is Read more

Nigerian Air Force Deploys Assets To Senegal For Possible Action In Gambia

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has confirmed that it has deployed assets to Senegal in case they are needed to enforce Gambia’s election mandate. The mandate requires Gambia’s president, Yahya Jammeh, to step down by the end of his term on Jan 19, 2017, after he lost the Dec 1, 2016 presidential election to Adama Read more

Ajimobi’s daughter calls LAUTECH students “Generation of Mannerless Students”

As reactions continue to trail the outburst of Governor Abiola Ajimobi at a protest organised by students of Ladoke Akintola University of Technolgy, LAUTECH, the governor’s daughter has gotten involved in the controversy. Mr. Ajimobi’s daughter, Ajibola, labelled the protesting students “Generation of Mannerless Children” on her Instagram page. “Generation of Mannerless children, they don’t Read more

Ahead Of Handover, Mimiko, APC Trading Words

High wired politicking is going on in Ondo State, ahead of the February 24 handover and swearing-in ceremony of the winner of last November’s governorship election conducted in the State. The State Governor Olusegun Mimiko will handover the mantle of leadership to Mr Oluwarotimi Akeredolu (SAN) having served the constitutionally permitted two-term tenures. Consequently, the Read more

you can not defect to APC to remain Deputy Senate President, PDP to Ekweremadu

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on Thursday condemned the call on Ike Ekweremadu to defect to the All Progressives Congress, APC, to retain the position of Deputy Senate President. The PDP made the condemnation in a statement by the National Publicity Secretary of the National Caretaker Committee, Dayo Adeyeye, on Thursday in Abuja. The party Read more