President Buhari averred that as a military officer, the late Colonel Usman served the nation with courage and dedication, adding that his contributions to peace and unity as well as his quest for public good continued even in retirement.
The Igboho phenomenon deserves some close attention. Sunday Igboho showed up in the fight against criminal herdsmen in Oyo State because of the shocking absence of leadership. The state Governor failed to defend the people’s interest. He did not stand up to the truth like Governor Akeredolu of Ondo state. He provided a vacuum which a Sunday Igboho decided to fill
Tayo Adekunle, the BEDC head of Public Affairs, told newsmen in Benin on Friday that the meters were allocated to BEDC by the National Electricity Regulatory Commission.
The building is to serve as the zone’s operational office and headquarters.
It was learnt that the personnel were involved in the accident when coming from Okitipupa where they had gone to join a colleague in the burial of his mother.
Our correspondent, who went round some of the polling units in the area, observed that voting started around 7.30 a.m. in many polling units.
The gathering storm has shifted to the ruling All Progressives Congress, or what is left of it. Even if there had been an opposition party sworn to ensure that APC does not return to power, it couldn’t do more to undermine the party than the party is doing to itself
Mohammed said in the statement: “The strategy is to deploy these thugs to various parts of the South-West with the express instruction to violently disrupt elections through sporadic shootings and stealing of ballot boxes. This is the Governor’s answer to the massive shellacking he received from the electorate in the region in general and in Ondo state in particular during the March 28th presidential elections
The Advisory Council Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) has resolved to urgently address the funding challenges facing the commission so as to re-position it for better service delivery to the people of the region.
Two suspects, who were arrested for interstate armed robbery, have revealed how they gang raped a kidnapped NTA journalist after collecting N1 million ransom from her family.
The Ondo State House of Assembly on Tuesday passed into law a bill to provide for disposal of unclaimed corpses in the state hospitals through cremation.
Though he has engaged in serious underground campaigns and consultations across the state after he has been allegedly given the green light by Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, the ambition of a former Accountant General of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode, to become the next governor of the state is not going to be rosy despite the assurances he seemed to have got.