Hon Funmilayo Olasehinde-Mustapha, served as a local government chairman of Ifedayo on the platform of PDP between 1998 and 2002. She was a member of the Osun State House of Assembly from 2003-2007. She is currently the Director of Organisation, the Omisore/Bello Campaign Organisation. In this interview she takes a swipe at the APC, among other issues.The post ‘APC is more about propaganda’ appeared first on Vanguard News.
The Ijaw Youth Council, IYC, has kicked against what it described as â€œthe deliberate and indiscriminate posting of Ijaw graduates to the Northern part of the country for the compulsory National Youth Service Corp, NYSC, scheme.â€The post NYSC: Posting of Ijaw to North needlessâ€”IYC appeared first on Vanguard News.
BAUCHI â€” The Bauchi State Police Command has disclosed that some unknown ritualists attacked and removed the eyes of a nine-year-old boy in Toro Local Government Area of the state.The post Ritualists pluck 9-yr-old boyâ€™s eyes in Bauchi appeared first on Vanguard News.
IT was a sort of homecoming for President Goodluck Jonathan to Osun State last Saturday. Not too far away from Osogbo, the state capital in Iresi in Boluwaduro Local government area, was home to the young Jonathan many years ago when he partook in the compulsory National Youth Service Corps scheme. But this time around, Dr. Jonathan was in for a purely political event, to fan the momentum for his own political ambition to stretch his hold on the Nigerian presidency in 2015.The post Osun: When Jonathan
THE death toll from the worst recorded outbreak of Ebola has reached 887, the World Health Organisation has said. It is an increase of 158 since the global health body released figures on July 31.The post South Korea bars Nigerians from varsity confab appeared first on Vanguard News.
Mr Najeem Salaam is the Speaker of the House State House of Assembly. In this interview, Salaam maintains that the outcome of the Ekiti State governorship election will not have any impact in Osun State. The Speaker also chided the Federal Government for allegedly stifling the state by deducting itâ€™s allocation.The post Why Osun poll will not be like Ekiti – Salaam, Osun Speaker appeared first on Vanguard News.
â€œJustice is the first condition of humanityâ€--- Wole Soyinka. The dictionaries see justice as the quality of being just; righteousness, equitable or moral rightness. Justice is also seen as moral principles determining just conduct.The post Let justice prevail in Akwa Ibom appeared first on The Sun News.
The handwriting was boldly written on the wall but not many people cared to see it in Adamawa State, most especially the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC.The post Marwa, fit for Adamawa guber seat appeared first on The Sun News.
As a venture advances in age, there will be a need to increase the revenue accruing from it. IFE ADEDAPO writes on how this can be achieved Professionals say most people start their business with the hope and dream of working for themselves and aiming for a financial independent life after working for other people.... [Read More...]
The most important decision an elected public official makes should of necessity concern what he wants to do with the office.It also includes what range of issues he wants to recognise and make his own agenda.The post Osun guber: The odds favour Aregbesola appeared first on The Sun News.
Newcastle United forward Sammy Ameobi says he will like to commit his international future to Nigeria after his elder sibling, Shola, represented the country at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. The international future of the player, who was born in Newcastle to Nigerian parents, had been in doubt, after ditching Nigeria for England at... [Read More...]
The governorship candidate of the Alliance for Democracy in next Saturdayâ€™s election in Osun State, Sunday Fajinmi, has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission to disqualify the candidates of the All Progressives Congress and Peoples Democratic Party for breaking electoral guidelines. According to Fajinmi, violence and excessive spending were two of the several reasons... [Read More...]
The Super Eagles will play the Amavubi of Rwanda in Group A of the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers, starting in September, the Confederation of African Football has said. Rwanda defeated Congo 4-3 on penalties on Saturday to complete the pool for the final phase of qualifiers for the competition which hold in Morocco... [Read More...]
Samir Nasri has dropped a big hint that he will never play for France again. He says playing for his country makes him unhappy, reports Sky Sports. The Manchester City midfielder was controversially left out of Franceâ€™s World Cup squad by manager Didier Deschamps. Nasri says he will make an announcement about his international future.... [Read More...]
Serena Williams stared at the court, took a deep breath and seemed to clear her head after falling behind in the first set. She dominated the rest of the way, reports AP. Playing her first tournament since her departure from Wimbledon because of equilibrium problems, the top-ranked Williams won her WTA-leading fourth title of the... [Read More...]
Match Day 2 of the 2014 Nigeria Telecoms Games lived up to the pre-fixture hype of an entertaining keen contest with each of the two fixtures producing a hat trick, a brace and quality excitement. Airtel and Etisalat were the winners on the day in the two fixtures that pitched Airtel against Alcatel Lucent and... [Read More...]
HONG KONG: McDonaldâ€™s Corp (MCD.N), which has over 2,000 restaurants in China, will restore its full menu in some Chinese cities this week, a fortnight after a food safety scandal forced the company to halt the sale of staples such as Big Macs and Spicy McWings, Reuters reported on Monday. The worldâ€™s biggest restaurant chain... [Read More...]
TWE, which owns brands such as Wolf Blass, Rosemount and Lindemanâ€™s, is the worldâ€™s biggest listed winemaker, the British Broadcasting Corporation reported on Monday. Last year, it sold 385 million bottles and recorded revenues of AU$1.76bn. KKRâ€™s new bid is a joint venture with fellow US private equity firm Rhone Group. Rhone Groupâ€™s contribution is... [Read More...]
StarTimes says it is committed to ensuring Nigerians enjoy the best of digital television at an affordable price. It stated this in a statement on Monday as it turned four. The theme of its anniversary this year is â€˜Celebrating the hope of Nigeriaâ€™s TVâ€™. StarTimes said since it launched in 2010, its priority had been... [Read More...]
BlackBerry Limited has announced a collaboration with Microsoft to bring the BlackBerry Messenger to Windows phone eight and higher. The company said it was intent on bringing the popular application experiences to Windows phone, and stressed that with the BBM, it was pleased to bring many of its top features to the Windows phone platform.... [Read More...]