IN FULL: EFCC’s 11 Charges Against Fayose

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has listed the charges it intends to file against Ayodele Fayose, former Governor of Ekiti State. The charges, numbering 11, include offences bothering on receiving illegal monies to fund his 2014 governorship campaign in Ekiti State, among other allegations of benefitting from proceeds of money laundering. Fayose will be arraigned by EFCC before a Lagos High Court on Monday. THE FULL LIST COUNT 1 That you MR. AYODELE FAYOSE and MR. ABIODUN AGBELE (now facing another charge) on or about 17th June, 2014…

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Meet Maxwell Adeyemi Adeleye, Blogger, Writer, Journalist, PR Expert, Teacher And Political Scientist

Maxwell Adeyemi Adeleye, an indigene of Ilogbo-Ekiti in Ido/Osi Local Government Area of Ekiti State, is a trained Teacher, Researcher, Journalist, Political Scientist, Public Policy Analyst and Public Relations Expert. He studied English Language/Political Science at College of Education, Ikere-Ekiti. From Ikere-Ekiti, he proceeded to Adekunle Ajasain University, Akungba-Akoko to study political science and graduated with honours. After a brief stint as Writer and later Managing Editor at Conscience Communications (Publisher of Conscience International Magazine), Abuja, he proceeded to the University of Lagos, Akoka, Lagos to study Masters’ of Science…

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UPDATED: Shehu Sani Resigns From Apc In Protest

Sen. Shehu Sani(APC-Kaduna Central) has resigned from the All Progressives Congress (APC). The lawmaker announced this in a letter addressed to the APC Chairman, Ward 6, Tudun Wada North, Kaduna State on Saturday. The letter, dated Oct. 19, signed by the lawmaker and copied to the National Chairman of the party, Mr Adams Oshiomhole, however, did not state which party he would defect to. “I present to you my highest compliments and wish by this communication to formally offer you my resignation from the APC. ” I had joined the…

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BREAKING: APC Supporters Block Kaduna-Abuja Highway, Protest Alleged Automatic Tickets

Some members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) from Niger State have blocked the Kaduna-Abuja Expressway in the northern part of the country. The party supporters flooded the highway on Saturday to protest against the alleged automatic ticket given to some aspirants in the state by the national leadership of the party. More to follow…  

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2019: Agbaje Will Win Lagos For PDP, Says Oyefusi

The Lagos East Senatorial candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Princess Abiodun Oyefusi, says the party will dislodge the All Progressives Congress (APC) to win the state in 2019. Oyefusi, an entrepreneur, made the assertion in an interview with newsmen on Saturday in Lagos. She said the people were tired of the APC and were yearning for the PDP to bring the needed change. Oyefusi added the party trusted in the capacity of Mr Jimi Agbaje, its governorship candidate to deliver the state to the PDP. The Senatorial candidate…

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EPL: Mourinho Blasts Referee After 2-2 Draw With Chelsea, Speaks On Fight After The Game

Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho, has aimed a dig at referee Mike Dean following his side’s 2-2 draw with Chelsea on Saturday. Antonio Rudiger gave the Blues a first-half lead, before Anthony Martial put United ahead with a brace in the second half. With Mourinho’s men looking to take all three points, Ross Barkley struck the equalizer in the 97th minute of play. “We weren’t there in the first half against Newcastle, but today we were there. In the first half we weren’t aggressive enough. We controlled their triggers. I’ve…

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2019: International media query emergence of Atiku over suspicious source of wealth

International media organisations have queried the emergence of the Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar over alleged questionable source of his wealth. This development occurred in London during a three day engagements of the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, with major media networks and think tanks. Giving a wrap up of the engagements on Saturday in London, the minister said the media houses he visited raised questions as to why Atiku could emerged as presidential candidate, considering the anti corruption stance of…

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FLASHBACK: Excerpt Of Interview With Ogunade Confirming Who Killed Dele Giwa

It’s been more than 30 years since he was assassinated, yet the incident remains a mystery till this very day. The Nigerian journalist, who was killed by a letter bomb. Sumonu Oladele Giwa was born on March 16, 1947, Ile-Ife, Osun State. From a very poor background, whose family worked in the royal abode of Oba Adesoji Aderemi, the Ooni of Ife, Giwa enrolled at Local Authority Modern School in Lagere, Ile-Ife before moving to Oduduwa College when his father got a job there as a laundry man. In 1977,…

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Felabration 2018 Has Been Awesome, Despite The Fact That We Got Few Sponsors —Yeni Kuti

Yeni Kuti, daughter of the late legendary musician, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti, has advised Nigerians to emulate her father’s pursuit of unity, for national development. Kuti told newsmen in Lagos that for the nation to make remarkable progress, its citizens must pursue unity just like the late musical icon. She said that the major problems of the nation, which were ethnicity, religious bigotry and politics, could be subsumed if the spirit of unity is in play the lives of the citizenry. According to her, this was emphasised by Fela in music, which…

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