Monday, July 4, 2022

Ayoola Babalola

I am a writer and multimedia journalist passionate about social justice, institutional reforms and economic development in Nigeria and Africa at large. I am committed to the rebuilding of Nigeria and the African society using journalism, community organizing and civil demonstrations as tools for change. As a writer and reporter, my works enjoys wide readership and have been featured on several leading news outlets in Nigeria including US based Sahara Reporters.
July 3, 2022

Ogun man burns estranged wife to death for leaving him

The estranged husband said she had no right to live alone and vowed that no other man would be with her, after she had divorced him due to physical abuse.

Ogun CP Lanre Bankole
July 2, 2022

Landlords who rent apartments to Yahoo Boys risk 15 years’ jail: EFCC

EFCC’ legal director Sylvania Tahir made the disclosure at a Twitter engagement on Wednesday.

EFCC operatives
June 30, 2022

2023: Sowore unveils Kano-born running mate; says he’ll win state for AAC

Mr Sowore made the announcement at his Abuja residence Thursday evening where he remarked that Mr Magashi would win the state for the AAC in the election.

Omoyele Sowore, Harum Magashi and other party members
June 30, 2022

Buhari regime has hired lawyers to defend Ekweremadu: Lawan

“Ike Ekweremadu, 60 (12.05.62) of Nigeria, is charged with conspiracy to arrange/facilitate travel of another person with a view to exploitation, namely organ harvesting.”

Ike Ekweremadu and his wife, Beatrice Ekweremadu
June 24, 2022

I stand with Ekweremadus: Peter Obi

Mr Ekweremadu and his wife, Nwanneka were arrested on Thursday by British authorities under the Mordern Slavery Legislation and have since been arraigned before a Magistrate court.

June 23, 2022

U.S. praises Ekiti governorship election despite vote-buying allegations

“The United States Mission to Nigeria congratulates the citizens of Ekiti State on the largely peaceful conduct of the gubernatorial election on June 18.”

United States Ambassador to Nigeria, Mary Leonard and Biodun Oyebanji
June 21, 2022

My family members are Obidients; nobody talks about PDP or APC anymore: Governor Obaseki

Mr Obaseki was attending a meeting to address the internal crisis of the PDP in Edo, using the groundswell of support Mr Obi has been getting as a cautionary tale.

Governor Godwin Obaseki and Peter Obi
June 17, 2022

Tinubu, Atiku, others condole with Obaigbena over mother’s demise

The politicians praised the late Ms Obaigbena for her contributions to her state Delta and the country Nigeria.

Late Princess Obaigbena
June 7, 2022

Abdullahi Adamu goes underground as APC governors launch manhunt for party chairman in Abuja

“It is hard to believe that the chairman could just leave his office and switch off his phones like that,” an official said.

APC National Chairman, Sen. Abdullahi Adamu
June 6, 2022

Church Massacre: Tinubu, Osinbajo suspend campaign, in Owo for condolence visit

Presidential hopefuls Bola Tinubu and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo have suspended their campaigns to pay a condolence visit to the Owo Catholic Church massacre victims.

Bola Tinubu and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo