Monday, May 23, 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.
May 12, 2022

Sultan preaches religious tolerance after Sokoto thugs burnt Christian student for alleged blasphemy

Irate Muslim mob stoned and burnt a lady identified as Ms Deborah over claims she blasphemed Prophet Mohammed, Peoples Gazette reported earlier.

May 11, 2022

I want Buhari to explain ‘resignation’ to me before I decide next move: Chris Ngige

The former Anambra governor has picked up presidential nomination forms of the ruling All Progressives Congress.

Labour minister Chris Ngige and President Muhammadu Buhari
May 11, 2022

2023: APC extends sale, submission of forms deadline

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has extended the deadline for the sale of its expression of interest and nomination forms to May 12.

May 9, 2022

Dapo Abiodun charged for assaulting police officer, Secret Service agent in fraud case: Miami Police Department

The officers were detailed to produce the then 26-year-old Mr Abiodun in court for being at large over an ongoing criminal case.

Ogun State Governor, Dapo Abiodun
May 9, 2022

RCCG Political Department, APC organise boot camp for 2023 elections

Regarding the event, which had since been held on Sunday, Mr Olawande said of the APC chieftain, “That’s a young man raised in this church.

All Progressives Congress/Redeemed Christian Church of
May 8, 2022

I’m not running for president, INEC chair Yakubu clarifies

The speculations follow a flurry of descent into partisan political arena by top officials of the Buhari regime, in brazen breaches of extant regulations.

Mahmood Yakubu
May 7, 2022

Abike Dabiri attacks Tinubu, Osinbajo for excluding women from APC South-West summit

The exclusion exemplifies the APC-led federal government’s systemic disregard for women in politics.

Abike Dabiri, Bola Tinubu and Yemi Osinbajo
May 6, 2022

Airlines consider nationwide shutdown as aviation fuel hits N700

The airlines said they have been subsidising their services in the last four months, so their customers can afford the fare.

Murtala Muhammed International Airport
May 5, 2022

Presidency not Tinubu’s inheritance: Fayemi

“This is not an inheritance (referring to Mr Tinubu’s presidential ambition). It’s about Nigeria. Nigeria is the commonwealth of all Nigerians,” Mr Fayemi insisted.

Kayode Fayemi and Bola Ahmed Tinubu
May 2, 2022

Only Osinbajo can end corruption, give Nigerians free education: RCCG Political Department

“As of today, Pastor Yemi Osinbajo is not just a pastor; he is still a child of God.”

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG