IBEDC accuses members of a community in Ile Ife of attacking staffers

IBEDC accuses members of a community in Ile Ife of attacking staffers

Niyi Akande, Osogbo.   The management of Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company (IBEDC) has accused some members of Ojoyin community, Ile Ife of attacking its staffers. The company, in a statement issued by Kikelomo Owoeye, it’s Osogbo Regional Communication and Branding Officer, expressed displeasure over the attack on its Lagere Office on Saturday 24th February allegedly by
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Personality profile of Dr. Wale Bolorunduro (Osun East Senatorial aspirant)

Osun State is gradually entering into another political phase with the Governorship election slated for September 22, 2018 and the General Elections coming up next year. Spear Gists would do a personality profile of possible political contenders in the state in order to unveil their background as our investigation has shown that many people in
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Former Speaker, Nigrr State House of Assembly, eyes state govt house in 2019

  SAKA BOLAJI – ,. Minna In what appears like a protest against PDP governorship zoning arrangement towards 2019 governorship election, a staunch member of the opposition party, who was also a former Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Rt Honourable Isa Kawu, has thrown his hat into the ring towards 2019 However  ,
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iger Youth Groups offers prayers for release of Chibok/Dapchi Girls.

N SAKA BOLAJI -Minna. Various Niger state Youth groups under the umbrella of NigerLead Nigeria yesterday organized a special prayer session for the immediate released of the Chibok/ Dapchi girls who were abducted by the dreaded Boko Haram insurgents in Borno and Yobe States. The inter faith prayers of both Muslims and Christians alike charged
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KWSHA suspends payment of pension to some ex-Governors and Deputy

A Bill seeking to allow for the suspension of payment of Pension to  former Governors and Deputy Governors during any period they hold a Political or Public office has been passed into law by the Kwara State House of Assembly. The passage of the Bill into law was preceded by consideration of a report by
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Nigeria’s present crop of politicians can’t solve problem, says clergy

Niyi Akande, Osogbo.     An Osun based cleric, Bishop Seun Adeoye has stated that the present crops of Nigerian politicians cannot solve the nation’s myriads of problems, but noted that what the country needs now are new class of men and women with fresh ideas. The leader of Sufficient Grace and Truth Ministry (SGTM),
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Insecurity: Army urges Niger residents to be vigilant

 SAKA BOLAJI – Minna  The Nigeria Army on Monday urged the people of Niger to be security conscious as part of their efforts towards supporting security agencies to stamp out criminals and other forms of insecurity in the state and the country. Maj. Gen. Adeku Salihu, Commander Headquarters Training and Doctrine Command (TRADOC), Nigeria army,
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Osun 2018: Oyetola ‘up the game’, as ‘Ileri Oluwa’ campaign vehicles surface

Niyi Akande, Osogbo. Race to OkeFia, Osun Government House is expected to witness a stronger momentum henceforth, as one of the aspirants for the governorship ticket of the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC), Alhaji ‘Gboyega Oyetola, any moment from now, may declare intention to contest the September 22 poll. Alhaji Gboyega Oyetola, an indigene of
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Thunderbolt kills 2, injures 1 in Niger

Abbass Gidado, Niger. Pogo community, in the Paikoro Local Government Area of Niger State, has been thrown into mourning as thunderbolt killed two residents of the community. The victims were a 25-year-old man, Aliyu Salihu, and a 13-year-old pupil of an Islamic school, identified simply as Abbas. Both victims reportedly died on the spot when
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Panic as lifeless body of woman found inside well

Akin Akintade, Akure. Tragic struck in Ayedun Area of Akure, the Ondo state Capital, Sunday morning, when lifeless body of a middle aged woman, later identified as Funke Ojo was found in a well. The well is said to belong to a Cherubim and Seraphim Church where the deceased was taken to, for prayers Saturday evening. The deceased’s husband
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Osun 2018; Osun West-Youths adopts Benedict Alabi as Aregbesola’s successor

A coalition of youth group have spoken after a consultative dialogue with a resolution that it is high time to realize that youths have to take charge of political space in the country and Osun state cannot be left out of  this fact. They have therefore called on  well meaning Osun indigenes and political stakeholders
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Kwara Speaker pledges support for State NYSC Orientation Camp renovation

Shuaib Abdulkadri Speaker, Kwara State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Dr. Ali Ahmad says that the House will liaise with the Executive to ensure that the old glory of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) Orientation Camp in Yikpata, Edu Local Government Area is restored in no distant time. Ahmad gave the assurance while hosting
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‘Oyinlola’s guber ambition is real’

.Ex gov meets former aides, discloses intention to contest Sept. guber poll Niyi Akande, Osogbo. Going by what he told some his former aides and local government chairmen that were in office when he reigned as governor at a meeting recently, ex Osun state governor, Prince Olagunsoye Oyinlola will contest September Osun governorship election. An
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You have my support, Oyegun replies Tinubu

Cletus Idogo, Abuja. National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun has acknowledged receipt of the letter written to him by Asiwaju Bola Tinubu. Odigie-Oyegun’s acknowledgment came after he held a closed door meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari, at the Presidential Villa Abuja, on Friday. Although details of the party chairman’s meeting with
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