USED CARS PRICES SOAR AS NAIRA CONTINUE TO FALL

The continued depreciation of the naira against the world’s major currencies is hitting hard on the Nigerian economy, with the importation and patronage of used vehicles, popularly called Tokunbo, at an all-time low.   These are not the best of times for importers of and dealers in second-hand vehicles due to unexpected low patronage occasioned … Continue reading USED CARS PRICES SOAR AS NAIRA CONTINUE TO FALL

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WHY ADEOLA ODUTOLA REJECTED AWOLOWO’S LOAN REQUEST OF £1,400

For some weeks now, the £1,400 student loan request that the late Chief Obafemi Awolowo wrote to the late industrialist, Chief Adeola Odutola (the Ogbeni Oja of Ijebu Ode), has been making the rounds on social media. However, what has not is the explanation offered by the late Odutola before his death. However, he spoke … Continue reading WHY ADEOLA ODUTOLA REJECTED AWOLOWO’S LOAN REQUEST OF £1,400

FAYOSE BEHAVES LIKE AGBERO TOUTS FOR BEATING JUDGES, SAYS SOYINKA

Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, Wednesday night went personal against the Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, calling him a ‘tout’.   Soyinka was reacting to what he described as Fayose’s attack on judges shortly before his swearing-in as the governor of the state.   He also called on ‎ President Muhammadu Buhari to stop … Continue reading FAYOSE BEHAVES LIKE AGBERO TOUTS FOR BEATING JUDGES, SAYS SOYINKA

OONI DECLARES IFE AS TOURISM ZONE, SAYS ARK OF NOAH, TOWER OF BABEL STILL IN ILE-IFE

The Ooni of Ife, His Imperial Majesty, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja 11, has said that the historic Ark of Noah and the Tower of Babel are still in ancient town of Ile-Ife.   He said this during the official declaration of Ile-Ife as a tourism zone in his palace on Saturday.   He said, … Continue reading OONI DECLARES IFE AS TOURISM ZONE, SAYS ARK OF NOAH, TOWER OF BABEL STILL IN ILE-IFE

FAYOSE LACKS HOME TRAINING FOR CONSISTENTLY ABUSING BUHARI-OLUMILUA

Evangelist Bamidele Olomilua, former Governor of the old Ondo State and a chieftain of the All Progressive Congress, in this interview spoke extensively on many topical and controversial issues including the formation of the APC and its presidential election victory, President Mummadu Buhari’s approach to governance, rule of law, anti-corruption crusade, the economy and the … Continue reading FAYOSE LACKS HOME TRAINING FOR CONSISTENTLY ABUSING BUHARI-OLUMILUA

OONI’S PEACE AGENDA EXCITING YORUBA PEOPLE- EKITI ELDERS

Ekiti Elders Council has congratulated the Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Adeyeye Ogunwusi, on his ascension to the throne. “We are thrilled to observe that you have significantly adorned the high office as you have started to make rapprochement to your brother Obas. Indeed, these are happy times for the Oduduwa race,and you epitomize that … Continue reading OONI’S PEACE AGENDA EXCITING YORUBA PEOPLE- EKITI ELDERS

NASARAWA GOVERNOR SACKS FEMALE WORKER OVER FACEBOOK COMMENTS

Governor Umaru Tanko Al-Makura of Nasarawa has come under heavy criticism over the sacking a female worker in the employ of the state civil service, Miss Ruqaiyyat Tijjani Usman, over comments she made on her Facebook page. Ruqaiyyat, a staff with the state ministry of Justice, had her appointment terminated with effect from the 25th … Continue reading NASARAWA GOVERNOR SACKS FEMALE WORKER OVER FACEBOOK COMMENTS

SARAKI FINALLY BUYS EXOTIC CARS FOR SENATORS DESPITE PUBLIC OUTCRIES

The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has taken delivery of new exotic cars purchased by the National Assembly management for his official use, brushing aside widespread criticisms against such lavish spending at a time of national economic crisis. The Nigerian legislative body is splashing about N4.7 billion on at least 400 vehicles for leaders and members … Continue reading SARAKI FINALLY BUYS EXOTIC CARS FOR SENATORS DESPITE PUBLIC OUTCRIES

REV. KING MUST DIE BY HANGING-SUPREME COURT

The Supreme Court on Friday affirmed the death sentence passed on the General-Overseer of the Christian Praying Assembly, Chukwuemeka Ezeugo (aka Rev. King), by a Lagos High Court in Ikeja on January 11, 2007, for murder and attempted murder of some of his church members in 2006. A five-man bench of the Supreme Court led … Continue reading REV. KING MUST DIE BY HANGING-SUPREME COURT