Politics

I Will Rather Stay Poor, Partyless Than Joining PDP – Embattled Oyo ALGON Chairman

I Will Rather Stay Poor, Partyless Than Joining PDP – Embattled Oyo ALGON Chairman

Oyo State Association of Local Government of Nigeria, ALGON, Chairman, Prince Ayodeji Abass-Aleshinloye on Friday dismissed as rumours the allegation that he had perfected plans to join the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state.   The APC chieftain who is also the council boss of Oluyole local government described …

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Re-election As AfDB President: You Are A Pride To Nigeria – Makinde Congratulates Adesina

Re-election As AfDB President: You Are A Pride To Nigeria – Makinde Congratulates Adesina

Oyo State governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, has congratulated the president of the African Development Bank, Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, following his re-election as the president of the bank for another term. Makinde in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Taiwo Adisa,  stated that the victory was well-deserved adding that the …

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Buhari Congratulates Iseyin-born Writer, Wale Okediran, On His Appointment As PAWA Sec-Gen

Ghana President Congratulates Iseyin-born Writer, Wale Okediran On PAWA Appointment

As Dr Wale Okediran assumes office as Secretary-General of Pan-African Writers Association (PAWA), President Muhammadu Buhari says “the appointment once again attests to the excellence exhibited by Nigerians in almost all areas of human endeavour.” Okediran, a medical doctor-turned-writer, was President, Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA), and former member of …

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We Will Deliver A Credible and Transparent Oyo LG Election – OYSIEC Chairman

We Will Deliver A Credible and Transparent Oyo LG Election – OYSIEC Chairman

Chairman designate, Oyo State Independent Electoral Commission (OYSIEC), Barrister Isiaka Olagunju, has promised to deliver a credible and transparent local government election. Barr. Olagunju stated this on Thursday after his confirmation by the state House of Assembly. He said with the commission focused on building trust and confidence in the …

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Assault: Fani-Kayode Shouldn’t Be Taken Serious Forthwith – Oyo NUJ chair

Assault: Fani-Kayode Shouldn't Be Taken Serious Forthwith - Oyo NUJ chair

The Chairman of Oyo State Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Comrade Ademola Babalola on Thursday condemned a former Minister of Aviation, Mr. Femi Fani-Kayode for assaulting a Daily Trust correspondent in Calabar, Cross Rivers State, recently.  The NUJ Chairman while vehemently condemning Fani-Kayode’s verbal attack on the hapless journalist, described …

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