Ize-Iyamu votes, expresses optimism of winning

Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, candidate of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in the Edo Governorship election on Saturday, Sept. 19 cast his vote at Ugboko ward 4, unit 26, Orhionmwon Local Government Council of the state at about 9: 25 am. Ize-Iyamu joined the queue at his polling unit located at Iguododo Primary school at about…

Poverty, selfishness forced defeated Ondo APC aspirants to support Akeredolu’ – Ayiloge

Banji Ayiloge is one of the All Progressives Congress(APC) governorship aspirants who shut down his campaign office in the heat of the ravaging COVID-19 global pandemic. In a brief interview with our Correspondent, DAMISI OJO, the former Commissioner for Information and one-time DIrector-General of Akeredolu Campaign Organisation(ACO) predicted that the intervention of APC National Leader,…

Troops rescue 22 kidnapped victims in Zamfara, Katsina

The Nigerian Army troops of Operation Sahel Sanity fighting banditry and kidnapping in the North West region have foiled bandits’ attacks and rescued 22 kidnapped victims. The troops also recovered arms and ammunitions in various operations in Zamfara and Katsina states. The Acting Director, Defence Media Operations, Gen. Bernard Onyeuko, made the disclosure in a…

Ebonyi Govt approves October 5th for Schools resumption

From. Clement Oko (Abakaliki) Ebonyi State Government on Thursday approved 5th October 2020 for the re-opening of all schools in the State comprising primary, secondary and tertiary institutions. The State Commissioner for Education Dr Onyebuchi Chima, made the disclosure at the Government  House Abakaliki the capital city while briefing newsmen at the end of the…

Oshiomhole’s diary of strange deaths

 FELIX OBOAGWINA Through the years he has spent in the limelight as labour leader, state administrator and politician, former Edo Governor and Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) President, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, has always had his circle pierced by the arrow of death, be it from road crashes, accidents or assassins. Several of these fatalities have flown…

Ondo PDP supporters attacked in Akoko

DAMISI OJO, Akure No fewer than five Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)supporters in the convoy of the PDP flag bearer Eyitayo Jegede(SAN) were on Wednesday reportedly sustained injuries in an alleged attack by All Progressives Congress(APC) loyalists at Oba-Akoko in Akoko South-West Local Government area of Ondo State. The attackers were alleged to be in the…