Buhari: Prayers, fears cast a dark pall over the nation.

There is palpable fear in Katsina over the health status of President Mohammadu Buhari, with various groups forming praying centers for the disease-worn retired General.His health situation has taking over the front burner in our National discuss, particularly as he failed to show up at the Aso Rock mosque, something that has never happened since he took over, except when he is out of the country. On Friday, the President was anxiously awaited at the mosque. Siting the President has become more like the seven tasks of Hercules, with a…

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Maintenance of River Niger Dredging Flagged Off

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Chibuike Ameachi flagged off the of the maintenance dredging of the River Niger from Ajaokuta to Onitsha and congratulated the management of the National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) for looking inwards. He promised to ensure the NIWA was fully empowered to continue to carry the regular maintenance dredging with bigger and more standard dredger to make “This is the best form of administration you can get being ingenious because we don’t have money to pay any contractor. I asked if they have the capacity to do…

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Femi Fani-Kayode Alleges that Adeleke Was Killed

By Akinwale Kasali Former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode has alleged that late Senator Isiaka Adeleke was killed. The government critic in a write up talked about his insinuations and the reason why he believed Adeleke was killed. ” I am an indigene of Osun state. I am from Ile-Ife, the ancestral home of the Yorubas. So, whatever I am about to share with you is a product of personal experience and vast knowledge of the socio-political configuration of my state. I have to share this after deep introspection, although I…

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Buhari Absent at Friday Jumat Service

By Akinwale Kasali The present state of health of President Muhammadu Buhari is uncertain, as it has further thrown the nation into a state of confusion The absence of the President at Friday’s Jumat service further shows that there is something fishy. Governors and top government officials at the Abuja central mosque prayed for the nation and the health of the President. President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday failed to participate in the usual Friday Juma’at prayer session in the State House Mosque located in the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The prayer session…

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Kidnapping: LASG Threatens to Dethrone Indicted Monarch for Aiding Kidnappers

By Akinwale Kasali Following the rise in kidnapping in Lagos and it’s environs, the Lagos State Government has threatened to dethrone any monarch aiding kidnappers. The threat to dethrone any traditional ruler found harbouring and aiding kidnappers in the state came into being following the latest kidnapping in the Ikorodu area of the state and it’s environs. The state’s Commissioner for Local Government and Community Affairs, Alhaji Muslim Folami, gave the warning at the ongoing ministerial briefing in commemoration of Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode’s second year in office. “Intelligence reveals that…

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Ooni-Akiolu Rift: Why Akiolu is Annoyed with Ooni of Ife

By Akinwale Kasali The media is a washed about the rift between the Ooni of Ife. Oba Enitan Adeyeye Ogunwusi and the Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Osuolale Akiolu. Both monarch were at the center during the week, when Oba Akiolu snubbed the greetings of the Ooni, which has been widely criticised by observers. The magazine was informed that the duo had not been in the good books of each other for the past few months. The public snub was a fallout of a conversation between them in March, it…

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