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[BREAKING] June 12: Youths Protest In Ibadan Over Insecurity, Poverty

Youths on Saturday protested in Ibadan, Oyo State over the growing insecurity and poverty in Nigeria. The protesters, who gathered at the popular Mokola roundabout...

SPEECH BY HIS EXCELLENCY, MUHAMMADU BUHARI, PRESIDENT AND COMMANDER IN CHIEF...

Fellow Nigerians, I join you all today to commemorate and celebrate our Democracy Day. It is a celebration of freedom and a victory for one...

157km Lagos-Ibadan Rail Line Opens For Operations

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday opened the 157 kilometre-Lagos-Ibadan Standard Gauge Railway Line for full commercial operations. He described the project as another milestone to...

Igangan Massacre: If You Can’t Protect Us, Igboho, Others Can –...

A former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Dr. Obadiah Mailafia has blamed the recent attack which took place in Igangan on...

Birthday Greetings: In Lieu Of Responses

When Gani Fawehinmi died in September 2009, I put together an extended tribute for distribution in Calabar, Lagos, and wherever the funeral would be....

Nigeria’s Challenges Will End When States Get More Powers – Makinde

Oyo Governor, Seyi Makinde, says fiscal federalism and devolution of powers remained the only ways to take Nigeria out of its problems. Makinde said true...

Makinde Mourns Guardian Newspaper’s Photo Journalist Najeem Raheem

Gov. Seyi Makinde of Oyo state has described the death of a photo-journalist with the Guardian Newspaper, Mr Najeem Raheem, as sad and personal...

Foreign Fulani Have Saturated Yorubaland, Ready To Strike Soon – Gen...

Chairman of Amotekun Corps in Oyo State, Gen Ajibola Togun (retd), has raised the alarm that foreign Fulani have saturated the entire South West...

Oshiomhole Bows To Obaseki, Says ‘Our Differences Unfortunate’

Former National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, has congratulated Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State, over his victory at...

51-year-old Ibadan-based Businessman shot dead at relaxation spot

The Oyo State Police Command on Sunday confirmed the killing of a 51-year-old Ibadan, Oyo State Businessman, Maduabuchi Owuamanam, by gunmen. The News Agency of...

Insecurity: Human Rights Activists Protest In Ibadan

Some human rights activists on Monday in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, began peaceful protests kicking against rising insecurity in the country. The human rights...

Taiwo Was Billed To Go On UK Course From June 12,...

Mr Asaniyi Rufus, father of the late 29-year-old pilot, Asaniyi Taiwo, who flew the crashed military plane, has said that only God can console...

Restructure Nigeria, Summon Emergency Meeting On Insecurity – PDP Govs To...

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governors have urged President Muhammadu Buhari to restructure Nigeria and convene an emergency meeting on insecurity. This was contained in their...

Makinde Hosts Wike, Tambuwal, 12 Other PDP Governors In Oyo

The Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde has hosted Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal and his Rivers State counterpart, Nyesom Wike and other governors of...

Looking Back: Forty-five Years Ago 

Forty-five years ago, as I turned 30, I left Lagos for Ibadan. From Ibadan, together with a comrade of the same age, I left...

For Edwin Madunagu, a Revolutionary Icon, at 75

Edwin Ikechukwu Madunagu who turns 75 on May 15, 2021, has been a consistent voice for the radical transformation of Nigeria in the last...

I’ve Started Praying For Buhari’s Removal — PFN President

The National President of the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria, Bishop Francis Wale Oke, has stated President Muhammadu Buhari has failed woefully. He said he had...

U.S. Mission Announces Priority Appointments For Student Visa Applicants

The U.S. mission in Nigeria, on Friday announced plans to prioritise student visa applicants. This, the mission said in a statement, was to ensure that...

I May Turn Pastor After 8yrs As Governor – Abiodun

Ogun State Governor, Dapo Abiodun, has indicated interest in becoming a pastor after serving ‘eight years’ in office as governor. Governor Abiodun’s first term in...

Argungu Through The Lens Of Fatoberu

Africa’s biggest fishing celebration, Argungu Fishing Festival in Kebbi State has remained the toast of local and foreign tourists as well as documentary artistes...