Monthly Archives: November 2014

Navy arrests nine, vessel loaded with stolen crude

Naval operatives from the Central Naval Command, Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, have arrested nine suspected illegal oil criminals and a vessel laden with 66,000 barrels of oil. The suspects were arrested through a tip-off at Eremor field in Eremor community, off … Continue reading

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APC Reps berate Fayose over Ekiti Assembly crisis

The All Progressives Congress federal lawmakers in the House of Representatives have berated the Ekiti Governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, over the leadership crisis rocking the state House of Assembly. They were reacting to the purported removal of Dr. Adewale Omirin, … Continue reading

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Fayose reduces EKSU tuition

Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose, has announced the reduction of the tuition being paid by students of the Ekiti State University, Ado-Ekiti, from N50,000 to N30,000. Fayose, who announced this while featuring on a radio/television programme “Meet your Governor,” … Continue reading

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Serving lawmakers lose Edo PDP Assembly primaries

Three serving lawmakers were among other aspirants who failed to clinch the Peoples Democratic Party ticket for next year’s state house of assembly election, during the party’s primaries held last Saturday in 24 constituencies across the Edo State. In Esan … Continue reading

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I’ll recover my stolen mandate from Aregbesola -Omisore

The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in Osun State, Senator Iyiola Omisore, has expressed optimism that he would be declared the governor of the state by the Election Petitions Tribunal hearing his petition against Governor Rauf Aregbesola. Omisore … Continue reading

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Security expert warns Jonathan against trusting neighbouring countries

A security analyst,  Mr. Jackson Ojo , has warned President Goodluck Jonathan against trusting Nigeria’s neighbours in his efforts to combat the activities of the Boko Haram. Ojo said this in an interview with our correspondent on Saturday. He said … Continue reading

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Five killed in Fulani herdsmen’s reprisal in Kogi

No fewer than  five persons were killed while properties estimated at millions of Naira were razed when Fulani herdsmen  allegedly attacked Abugi community in Lokoja Local Government area of Kogi State. Our correspondent gathered on Sunday that the incident, which … Continue reading

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