Collegiate Presidency And National Harmony

The above title was first published in June 2006 and has been repeated annually, since then, on the Anniversaries of Democracy and Independence Day. However, its content has become increasingly relevant this year. Hopefully, this article will again serve as a wake-up call to abort the dire inevitable consequences which will clearly jeopardize our relationship…

Who is afraid of Obono-Obla?

Those who know Okoi Obono-Obla very well would testify to the fact that he is very passionate and sober in his crusade against corruption. Gilbert Okorie Intrigues, treachery and blackmail are the catchwords with which to paraphrase the Nigerian political landscape. In a national disorder in which corruption is the order of the day, desperate…

Why we’ll proceed with Oyo APC guber primary despite Akintola’s withdrawal – Party chair, Oke

A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Chief Adeniyi Akintola SAN, Sunday evening announced that he has stepped down from the ongoing gubernatorial primary election of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Oyo state. DAILY POST reports that the election is currently taking place at the Lekan Salami Stadium, Adamasingba Ibadan, the state capital. Our correspondent…

Private sector pushes for 5% interest rate for SMEs

The private sector players (OPS) wants five percent lending rate to small businesses to enable them unleash growth in the economy. “Five percent interest rate would further stimulate the productive sectors of the economy, create jobs and provide new opportunities for the micro, small and medium enterprises (MSME) operators,” said Iyalode Alaba Lawson, president of…

Lagos APC: Tinubu’s anointed Sanwo-Olu a crook, not fit to be governor —Ambode

Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode has made ugly revelation about his opponent Babajide Sanwo-Olu in the Lagos State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship primary election. Sanwo-Olu, said to have been anointed by the national leader of APC, Bola Tinubu, to fly the party’s ticket in 2019 general election, according to Ambode is…