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Omoniyi, a lecturer at Economics Department, Joseph Ayo Babalola University, Arakeji, Osun in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Sunday in Lagos said it may not be sufficient enough to move it to buoyancy.

SERAP urged Bensouda to “push for those suspected to be responsible for these crimes, mostly security officials, soldiers, some politicians and other actors who directly or indirectly have individually and/or collectively contributed to the attacks, deaths and injuries, and are therefore complicit in the crimes, to be tried by the ICC.”

A statement by the Head of Service, Dr Festus Oyebade, said Oyetola approved N32 million as death benefits for local government retirees, while N89 million was approved for deceased primary school retirees under the old pension scheme.

As September 22, 2018 nears us by the eyelids, therefore, we need to interrogate where we are coming from before taking a decision on our next course. Conscious of our recent experience in Rivers, Kano and Kaduna States, we also need to peep into the fortunes of our desired paradise and the profiles of our candidates in order to avoid falling victim to the nominal, hot-and-cold “political dealers” who always explore the people’s gullibility for vicious, ridiculous, hippomaniac and megalomaniac purposes.

When the media waves throbbed with the breaking news of a Private jet seized in South Africa last week for smuggling the sum of $9.3 million cash, into that country, we were not surprised especially
when the ownership of the private jet with US registration number N808HD was eventually disclosed.

President Goodluck Jonathan has been enjoined to without further delay sack the chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof Attahiru Jega, before he plunges the nation’s politics into crisis.

The Governor of the State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, has described the death of President General, League of Imams and Alfas in Yorubaland, Edo and Delta states, and ‎Chief Imam of Osogbo, Sheikh Mustafa Ajisafe as a big loss to the entire Muslim community in Osun and Nigeria.

Feelers reaching us from Osun State indicate that the former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Patricia Olubunmi Etteh, is considering a return to politics.