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The road to my area at Adeyemo layout, Molete, has become so dilapidated that even passersby find it difficult to walk through let alone motorists. This is a road constructed just eight years ago under Akala administration. I heap
blames on government under which contractors do shoddy road construction and allow the the contractors to go scotfree.…[Read more]
The visit of the jamboree loving APC governors to London to see President Muhammadu Buhari as shown in the picture above is nothing but a sheer technological deception. Some PDP
governors are set to embark on the same
mission. Ayo Fayose and Nyesom Wike who are of the PDP were deliberately excluded from the trip. What is the APC afraid of? This is…[Read more]
I kept saying it that any election being conducted by state electoral commission (SEC) would not bring any fruitful results. Does campaign has any
meaningful impact to life of common man in environs? Never cast any blames on those that staying indoor throughout that exercises. Politicians have hijacked the right of people through this imposition…[Read more]
Some residents of Lagos State who voted on Saturday said they did not know the aspirants who contested the chairmanship and councillorship positions in the council poll.
One voter said: “We don’t even know the people that want to represent us; none of them came to this area to campaign. Before, they used to come to campaign, but not anymore. Some…[Read more]
Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha said yesterday that Pesident Muhammadu Buhari, may be back in the country in two weeks.
But the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, said no date has been fixed for his return to the country, insisting that “His date of return will be decided
by that medical team.”
Is this…[Read more]
These images are just examples of the havoc wreaked by flooding and lack of road maintenance in Ibadan metropolis. The deplorable state of Apete/Awotan road. The collapsed bridge at Kuola Apata Ibadan where residents are currently unable to access their
homes and Akala express way under threat of flooding.
Do we have more examples from…[Read more]
“Physical fitness is not only one of the most important keys to a healthy body, It is the basis of a dynamic and creative intellectual ability.”
John F. Kennedy
Hypoglycemia is a medical condition that occurs when the level of the blood sugar(glucose) falls below a normal level. Glucose, a form of sugar is the body’s main fuel.…[Read more]
BREAKING: There is a “90% chance” Neymar will leave Barcelona this summer, according to Sky sources. For that to happen, PSG would have to
trigger his 196 million euros clause.
-Till date, Izu Azuka, bought from Al ittihad FC of Libya by Sunshine stars for 12 million naira remains a record buy by a Nigerian club, while no Nigerian player is yet…[Read more]
This is Community High School Batake Idiya in Ido Local Government Area of Oyo State. The school was established in 1980 with just one block of dilapidated classroom. I wonder what products will come out this school.
Here is an example of the value we place on education. What is happening to our public schools? How shall we develop?
Please share…[Read more]
Restructuring means different things to different people. Therefore we can’t agree on the definition of restructuring. People are only talking about restructuring because the state of the
economy is bad. I want to appeal to Nigerians to take easy with APC led govt. APC meant well but what they envisaged is different from the reality on ground.…[Read more]
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has set up a 10-member committee to come up with the ruling party’s definition of restructuring.
The APC had, in its manifesto, promised to, among other things, “Initiate action to amend our Constitution with a view to devolving powers, duties and responsibilities to states and local
governments in order to…[Read more]
The least tier of governments that closer to people in term of basic and prompt provisions of needs for commoners were rendered useless, due to selfish
gain of our state governors. The only area where local governments can regain their full fledged power is for INEC to take over election into chairmanship and councillors posts throughout the…[Read more]
7billion can’t pay 2 months salary in Oyo State. I will continue to say it, it’s not sustainable having the kind of workforce the state has which is outrageous at over a 100000! Doing what? This rot started years ago and the bubble has now
burst. Truth be told, the government is not sustainable as it is. Government operations is even wrong. If…[Read more]
A former governor of Anambra State, Mr. Peter Obi, has identified poverty and hunger as the main causes of agitations by several ethnic groups in Nigeria. He said that the situation was forcing people faced with abject poverty to seek help in ethnic and tribal groups.
Obi, who spoke in Calabar recently on the topic, Leadership and Integrity, said…[Read more]
Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State has rejected calls for the restructuring of the country, insisting that what Nigeria needs is repackaging to enable it to compete favourably on the international stage.
Okorocha, who noted that each of the
geopolitical zones in the country had different understanding of the term restructuring, argued that…[Read more]
The Federal Government has released N243.79bn as the second tranche of Paris Club Refund to the 36 state governments and the Federal Capital Territory. With the fresh release of the second tranche of N243.79bn, the amount so far disbursed to states as refund under the Paris Club loan is now
Oyo state received N7.9bn.
How was the first…[Read more]
Ft Abia Warriors – Akwa 0:0
Abandoned Enugu Rangers – MFM FC 1:0
Ft Enyimba – Lobi 2:1
Ft Gombe – Niger Tornadoes 0:0
Ft Katsina United FC – Kano 1:0
Ft Nasarawa – El Kanemi 2:1
Ft Plateau – Ifeanyi Ubah 1:0
Ft Remo Stars – Shooting 1:1
Ft Rivers United FC – Sunshine Stars
Ft Wikki – Bukola Saraki 1:0
Nigeria Premier League Table
# Team MP W D…[Read more]
Local Government workers under the umbrella of the National Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE) in Oyo State took to the streets of Ibadan, the state capital on Thursday and demanded full autonomy for the 774 local
government areas across the country. Nigerian Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE) demands: financial, political, and…[Read more]
Though I still have my doubt about our leadership in this country, I think the judgement is a very good omen for our democracy because only the PDP can provide the needed opposition as it is
now in Nigeria. To make it better, the party can merge with other political parties and form a great alliance that will make them stronger and enable them to…[Read more]
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