Tinubu Calls For True Federalism

National Leader of the ruling party, All Progressive Congress, APC,Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu Tuesday called for true federalism in Nigeria. He also challenged the Federal Government to devolve power to the component units of the country to pave way for genuine development and growth. He made the call at the 91st Anniversary of Daily Times and Times heroes awards held at International Conference Centre, Abuja. Tinubu, who was represented by the Governor of Osun state, Rauf Aregbesola, said Nigerians must begin to ask questions on why the country has remained…

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Isaac Success Faults Rohr on Iheanacho

Watford wonderkid Isaac Success named Kelechi Iheanacho as the best footballer he has played with in his career when he was put on the spot, and has reminisced about their partnership in the Nigerian youth teams. Kelechi Iheanacho contests for the ball with a Senegalese opponent Success is on the same page as Nigeria U15 coach Danladi Nasidi, saying the Manchester City talent is best when he’s playing as a second striker not a number nine. ‘’I have played in Spain, I am playing here (England) now but I haven’t…

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Olugbo Given 96 Hours to Withdraw Statement

By Akinwale Kasali The Secretary General, Council of Yoruba Obas, Oba Aderemi Adedapo, has described the Olugbo of Ugbo Kingdom, Oba Frederick Akinruntan, as a rabble-rouser and an attention seeking monarch for describing himself as the leader of all Yoruba Obas. The magazine gathered that the Olugbo made this statement at an event in Ibadan, Oyo state, describing himself as the head of all obas in Yorubaland. “I am the one Oduduwa met at Ife. We are the husband of Moremi Ajasoro. Anyone who wants real blessings should approach me.…

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Moremi: Olugbo is wrong to rewrite Yoruba ancient history

Jadesola Taiwo Babatola Who are the Yorubas? The Yoruba dominates the Southwestern Region of Nigeria and occupy the present-day Oyo, Osun, Ondo, Ekiti, Ogun, Lagos and part of Kwara and Kogi States in Nigeria which are the areas defined as traditional homeland of the Yoruba people up to the Republic of Benin (former Dahomey). According to a source, ‘Yoruba’ consist of a number of semi-independent people loosely linked together by geography, language, history and religion and they are black people of Negroid Stock who speak a common language which belongs…

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‘Overdose of banned injection killed Adeleke’- LAUTECH CMD

Prof. Akeem Lasisi, the Chief Medical Director, Ladoke Akintola University of Technology Teaching Hospital, has disclosed that the late Senator Isiaka Adeleke, representing Osun West Senatorial District, died of an overdose of banned injections. Testifying before a coroner in Osogbo, the Osun State capital, Prof. Lasisi, speaking from the witness box said the Chief Medical Director of Biket Hospital, Osogbo, Osun state, called him on phone on April 23rd, 2017, to tell of the demise of Adeleke. Irohinoodua gathered that Prof. Lasisi alongside a pathologist, one Dr. Solaja; two resident…

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A Messy Papa Road

By Stephen Ubanna For years, Importers with their Clearing agents had faced severe hardship going through the Oshodi -Apapa Express way with their Containerized  cargoes. This is because of the bad state of the road which is doted  by numerous pot holes. The situation is of the  road is made worse when it rains because of the difficulty in differentiating between the road and drainages. Indeed, the road  is usually water -logged. Eye-witness account confirmed that many Containers had fallen due to the potholes on the road. The situation was…

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