Osun and Aregbesola’s successor

THE much-anticipated Osun gubernatorial election is due for Saturday, this weekend. The surprise that draws attention to the state are two fold.  One, for the first time in the history of Nigeria’s elections, 48 candidates are contesting for just one seat of the governor which the incumbent governor Rauf Aregbesola is about to vacate come…

Adeosun’s mendacity and Buhari’s integrity

After pussyfooting for 69 days, the former Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, finally did the needful by resigning her commission on Friday, September 14. Continue reading Adeosun’s mendacity and Buhari’s integrity at Vanguard News. Find more latest news and headlines from the newspaper

Osun Gov: The hopes of Oyetola

Indigenes and residents of Osun State will on Saturday, 22 September 2018 go to the polling units across the state to elect a successor of the incumbent Governor, Rauf Aregbesola, whose tenure will end in the next 69 days. Continue reading Osun Gov: The hopes of Oyetola at Vanguard News. Find more latest news and…

Imo and the challenge of governance

ON August 26 I met the Executive Committee of my State Chapter of our party, the All Progressive Grand Alliance, APGA, in Owerri. I addressed the State EXCO members and formally told them about my intention to run for the office of Governor of our dear state, Imo in the 2019 general election. Continue reading…

Time to change our narrative

IN the past few weeks, the world has been awash with the news of the death of Senator John McCain of the United States of America and the burial ceremonies that followed. The lesson the John McCain life and times which  ricocheted round the globe, is that; we must promote values that transcends politics and…

Osun: A peep into the future

IT is a matter of days before the electorate in Osun goes to the polls to elect a successor to Rauf Aregbesola, the outgoing state governor. Continue reading Osun: A peep into the future at Vanguard News. Find more latest news and headlines from the newspaper

Who is ‘Zainab Ahmed’, the acting Finance Minister?

Zainab Shamsuna Ahmed is a professional accountant who graduated in 1981 from Ahmadu Bello University. She did her National Youth Service, NYSC, in Kaduna State in 1981/1982 and served her country at Messrs. Egunjobi Suleiman & Co. Chartered Accountants, as an Audit Trainee. Continue reading Who is ‘Zainab Ahmed’, the acting Finance Minister? at Vanguard…