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    In the history of time, Chief Moshood Kashimawo Olawale Abiola, often referred to as M. K. O. Abiola, ran for the presidency in 1993, and is widely regarded as the presumed winner of the inconclusive election since no official final results were announced till date. During the election reports stated that there was a serious argument between the National Republican […]

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    Justice Adebukola Banjoko of the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory, Gudu, Abuja, is delivering judgment in the over-10-year criminal trial of former Governor of Plateau State, Joshua Dariye. Dariye who arrived the court premises  much earlier before the sitting, entered the court room at 9.08am on Tuesday. Decked in a white babaringa with […]

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    June 12 is a prominent and renowned day in the history of Nigeria, celebrated in honour of an annulled presidential election in June 12, 1993. It is officially 25 years today (1993-2018), since the landmark June 12 presidential election was held. It is still regarded as the most credible election Nigeria has ever held or will ever […]

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    Dignitaries have begun to arrive the  Presidential Villa, Abuja as President Buhari will today June 12, confer Nigeria’s highest honour to the acclaimed winner of June 12, 1993 election, late Moshood Abiola, Babagana Kingibe and Gani Fawehinmi. Already at Banqueth hall. Tinubu, Akande, governors of Kogi, Kano, Kebbi, Kwara, Benue, Nasarawa, Jigawa, Wole Soynka and several […]

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    Late Chief Moshood Abiola, son Kola has formally received the national honour of the Grand Commander of the Federal Republic on behalf of his late father. President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday June 12 presented the insignia to him after the citation of the late politician was read at the venue of the well-attended event holding […]

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  • 06/12/18--21:27: 25 years after
  • *Buhari formally recognizes June 12, confers GCFR on Abiola *More Nigerians to be honoured as ‘heroes of democracy’ – SGF *My husband will turn in the grave for June 12 honour – Gani’s wife *Buhari, ‘least’ expected president to honour Abiola – Kokori  *Abiola begged IBB to allow him be president even for one day […]

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    Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Bayelsa State, Chief Timipre Sylva, said yesterday that the party has flushed out those that betrayed its chance of winning the last governorship election in the state. He said this is to pave way for a purpose driven leadership ahead of the 2019 election. Sylva, who is […]

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    Enugu-based prophet, Prophet Anthony Nwoko, said it was not the then Military President, Gen. Ibrahim Babangida, that annulled the June 12, 1993 presidential election adjudged to have been won by the late business mogul, Chief MKO Abiola, but divine intervention. Nwoko, who addressed a press conference at the Press Centre, Enugu, yesterday, said it was […]

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    Acting Chairman, Social Democratic Party, SDP, Abia State chapter, Chidi Nwosu, has challenged the state government to reveal the budgetary allocation for the provision of pipe borne water and health projects in Umuahia in the last ten years. The acting state chairman made the call while briefing newsmen on the amendment of SDP’s constitution yesterday […]

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    Opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday, dismissed the image rescue effort by President Muhammadu Buhari before the Moroccan Prime Minister, Saadeddine Othman, as a poorly packaged deception to sugarcoat his deep-seated disdain for Nigerian youths. The party said President Buhari’s sudden praise-singing for Nigerian youths in faraway Morocco is only a desperate afterthought aimed to […]

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    A clergyman, Elder Dimly Oladimeji has eulogized a Peoples Democratic Party, PDP’s governorship aspirant in Osun State, Dr. Akin Ogunbiyi, for donating a whooping 100 million naira to Joseph Ayo Babalola University, Ikeji Arakeji in Osun State. He recalled that Ogunbiyi made the donation last year when he was appointed as the Chairman of the […]

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    SECRETARY of the Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, Bayelsa State council, Mr. Imgbi Stanley, yesterday, disclosed his intention to contest for the Southern Ijaw Constituency 3 seat in the 2019 general elections. The NUJ scribe declared his intention through the Chairman of Boma People’s Assembly, Mr. Ayibatare Easterday, during a visit to the leadership of […]

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    A fatal accident involving a white Toyota Hiace bus and a blue Mack truck took place along Lagos-Ibadan expressway on Tuesday June 13, and left about eight persons dead. According to eye witness, the accident happened along the road opposite Wichtech Roofing and Pipes company. Speaking Further, Babatunde Akinbiyi, Public Relations Officer, Ogun Traffic Compliance and Enforcement […]

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  • 06/13/18--04:31: Whither The 2018 Budget?
  • Even in a socio-political environment where the bizarre and incredible is unfortunately becoming the norm in governance, the absence of an Appropriations Act for 2018 in the sixth month of the year must break all records of a disturbing sloppiness and nonchalance in the economic planning of a country whose economic situation is fragile, to […]

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    ON Friday last week, President Muhammadu Buhari took bold steps worthy of adulation: he signed some vital bills passed and sent to him by the National Assembly into laws among which are bills that granted financial autonomy to state legislature and judiciary. What makes this step so remarkable is the fact that there has been […]

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    JOINT Union of Nasarawa state tertiary institutions has demanded the immediate release of white paper on reports of the panels that recently investigated activities of the state-owned College of Education Akwanga, College of Agriculture and Nasarawa state polytechnic, all in Lafia. Chairman of the union, Mr. Ariks Bashayi, who made the demand in an interview […]

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    Much as a large section of the country celebrates pronouncement of June 12, as democracy day and conferment of national honours on late chief MKO Abiola, and two others, the law says it is for the living only. Ex-President of the Nigerian Bar Association NBA chief OCJ Okocha, made the observation yesterday in Port Harcourt, […]

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    Director, Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC), Professor Ishaq Akintola in a statement released on Monday June 11 has said it would no longer take Falz to court because the court would only look at ‘legalities, judiciability and technicalities’ thus, it has decided to take the case to the video governing bodies. Last week Falz management told […]

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  • 06/13/18--22:00: APC blasts Okorocha!
  • *Describes him as a ‘desperate’ politician *Says party won’t tolerate his constant assault on leaders *It’s laughable, Okorocha’s aide *Insists there was no party congress in Imo The rift between the Imo state governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha and the leadership of the All Progressives Congress, APC, following the outcome of the party’s state congress in […]

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  • 06/13/18--22:15: Di’ja helped me- Uriel
  • Former big brother naija housemate Uriel has revealed that Mavin artist Di’ja helped her in her time of need. In an instagram post the ex-house mate explained that Di’ja bought weaves from her, the money which she got from her was what she used in boosting her business. In her words “people like Di’ja helped […]

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