Friday, January 28, 2022

Politics

January 27, 2022

Coup: West African leaders to hold summit on Mali, Burkina Faso

The coup in Burkina Faso is West Africa’s third in nine months, following military takeovers in Mali and Guinea.

ECOWAS leaders
January 27, 2022

Ekiti 2022: Fayose’s anointed candidate beats Segun Oni to PDP governorship ticket

Mr Kolawole, a former member of the Ekiti House of Assembly, polled 671 out of 1,185 votes to emerge as the party’s candidate in the primary.

PDP
January 27, 2022

Nigerian Navy releases postings of senior officers

The Nigerian Navy has released the posting of 54 rear admirals following the recent promotion of senior officers in the service.

January 27, 2022

UAE lifts entry restrictions on Nigeria, Kenya, South Africa

Other countries to be affected by the lift include Tanzania, Republic of Congo, Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia and Zimbabwe.

Fly Emirate plane used to illustrate the story. [PHOTO CREDIT: Emirate Web Page]
January 27, 2022

Fayemi shuts down Ekiti schools because of APC governorship primary

The party will be using both primary and secondary school playgrounds as venues for the exercises to select the party’s candidate.

Ekiti State Governor Kayode Fayemi
January 27, 2022

Ekiti 2022: APC groups endorse Opeyemi Bamidele for Thursday’s primary

According to him, Mr Bamidele, he remains the best for the state among the aspirants parading themselves for the coveted seat.

Opeyemi Bamidele
January 27, 2022

Oyo: Atiku, Saraki failed to reconcile warring PDP members, says party chieftain

“We are authentic party members and not aggrieved as some have been saying. We had our parallel congresses at Jogor Centre. They came to attack us.”

Atiku Abubakar and Bukola Saraki
January 27, 2022

Buhari regime will continue to borrow without subsidy removal: Femi Adesina

“You know how much could have been saved if the subsidy was removed and how it could have been diverted to other areas and spheres of national life.

January 26, 2022

Buhari’s suspension of fuel subsidy removal is postponing evil day: Nigerian Governors

The NGF called for NLC partnership “to confront the challenges “of what the NNPC is about because there is a lot of fraud in the consumption and distribution figures.”

Nigeria Governors' Forum
January 26, 2022

I’ll win Osun 2022 governorship election: Gov. Oyetola

Governor Gboyega Oyetola of Osun says he is confident of winning the All Progressives Congress (APC) primary and the July 19 gubernatorial election.

Adegboyega-Oyetola