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Dogara Unveils 96 Committee Chairmen, Favours PDP as Gbajabiamila’s Supporters Marginalized

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, yesterday unveiled names of chairmen for the 96 standing committees with the North- Central, South-East and North-Central zones retaining the highest number of committees. While the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) got 48 committee chairmen, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) was …

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Abia 419 gang arrested

Members of a three-man gang in Aba, Abia State have been arrested by the Ngwa High School Forward Operation Base (FOB) under144 Battalion, Asa. The suspects, who are specialized in swindling innocent visitors and residents of Aba, operated between Osisioma to Ariaria junction as sources disclosed that their targets were traders and individuals going …

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Court Dismisses Suit Against Ooni of Ife 1980 Chieftaincy Declaration-As another Ruling House Seeks Transfer of case from CJ

An Osun State High Court presided over by the Chief Judge, Hon Justice Oyebola Adepele Ojo, has Friday October 23, 2015 dismissed a suit challenging the competence of Ooni of Ife 1980 Chieftaincy declaration. This is just as Prince Kayode Adebowale and four others from Akui branch of Oshikola Ruling …

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—–Emergence of Osun Nominee Causes rift. —as he was not from any political party, picked on merit

The emergence of Professor Isaac Adewole as the minister nominee has triggered confusion within All Progressives Congress, APC, in Osun state as he was not picked from the party but emerged on merit as an academician. However, the intellectual consideration which was used in picking Adewole was earlier noted by …

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