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Just in: Obasa sacks Chief of Staff, other aides

Rt. Hon. Mudashiru Obasa, The Speaker, Lagos State House of Assembly, has dismissed his Chief of Staff, Saka Fafunmi, a riable...

Iran executes opposition figure Ruhollah Zam

The official IRNA news agency said he was also convicted of espionage for France and an unnamed country in the region, cooperating with the “hostile government of America”, acting against “the country’s security”, insulting the “sanctity of Islam” and instigating violence during the 2017 protests.

Breaking: Oyo Assembly suspends 13 council chairmen

The Oyo State House of Assembly during its plenary session has on Tuesday, November 3, suspended 13 Caretaker Chairmen of Local...

All is not well in Osun, says lawmaker

He added, "Our founding fathers fought and secured the creation of Osun state because they were much convinced in the abundant resources, both natural and human, possessed by the state, as capable of serving the purpose of the people and upgrade their status.”

Photos: Osun Lawmaker, Irekandu, continues war against poverty, empowers over 100 Obokun youths and women

Osun Lawmaker, Adewumi Adeyemi IREKANDU, has continued war against poverty in Obokun State Constituency through one of his initiatives called "Skills...

Serving northern governor among Boko Haram leaders, says ex-CBN Chief

According to him, “Some of us also have our intelligence networks. I have met with some of the bandits; we have met with some of their high commanders – one or two who have repented – they have sat down with us not once, not twice.

He manoeuvred law and politics to evade justice, but not death ― Obasanjo mourns Kashamu

Nigerian former president, Olusegun Obasanjo, on Friday condoled with the Ogun State Governor on the demise of Senator Esho Jinadu (popularly...

Ivory Coast’s former PM named by Gbagbo’s party as presidential candidate

“I am a winning candidate and we will win,” N’Guessan told members of the Ivorian Popular Front (FPI) party ahead of their vote for his candidacy. “I’m a man of peace and reconciliation.”

2023: Stop APC from destroying Nigeria, says Wike

“The APC should not be allowed to continue to keep the country in its present calamitous state. We want to take over to move Nigeria forward,” the governor said.

11 facts you should know about late Ajimobi

Former Oyo Senator Abiola Ajimobi died of COVID-19 complications on Thursday. Below are facts you should know about Abiola...

Between Aregbesola and Oyetola, let’s all be guided

Those who think they can curry favour or earn ranks by fighting dirty in the “perceived” feud between Symbol and Ileri Oluwa,...

ONDO 2020: We want direct primaries in Ondo election ― Kekemeke

A governorship aspirant and former Ondo State chairman of the All Progressive Congress, APC, Hon Isaacs Kekemeke, weekend said that majority of...

Pandemic riddles US primary elections with uncertainties

Image captionOhio is postponing primary votes scheduled for 17 March, 2020 Ohio's governor has ordered polling stations in the...

The Capture of Kano

By Lasisi Olagunju The morning copy of the May 19, 1903 edition of the West Gippsland Gazette gave...

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Nigerian repatriated from Germany to US risks 30 years jail term for multiple money scams

The US Department of Justice’s Office of International Affairs of the Department’s Criminal Division provided significant assistance in securing the defendant’s extradition from Germany.

Police officer fired for pepper-spraying Black army officer in ‘horrifying’ traffic stop captured on film

police officer Joe Gutierrez was terminated from service after an internal investigation concluded that the police department’s “policy was not followed” and pepper spray was used against Lieutenant Caron Nazario, officials of Windsor, Virginia, said in a statement.

Nigerian stocks fall further, investors lose N30bn

The financial services industry (measured by volume) led the activity chart with 607.22 million shares valued at N6.07bn traded in 10,125 deals, thus contributing 68.46 per cent and 65.99 per cent to the total equity turnover volume and value respectively.

Buhari’s late driver not detained, tortured – DSS

The DSS spokesman, therefore, urged the public to disregard the fake news trending on the online platform.