BREAKING NEWS: Tension in Ekiti as Fayemi Overrules Fayose’s Allocation Of Oja Oba Market

  …Fayemi planning to hand over the market to his friend from Ibadan to manage- SHOP OWNERS   …He is angry we shouted OSOKOMOLE, instead of JKF when he visited us yesterday – Market Leader   Tension is currently brewing in Ado-Ekiti, the state capital of Ekiti State over the decision of the Kayode Fayemi led administration to cancel the allocation of shops at the 85% completed Oja Oba International Market, Ado-Ekiti built by the immediate past government of Ayo Fayose.   In a statement on Thursday morning, Fayemi, through…

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JUST IN: DSS arrests Adams Oshiomhole over APC Primaries

The National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, Adams Oshiomhole was briefly detained by the Department of state Security Services, DSS. Oshiomhole was grilled by DSS operatives for nine hours after some APC governors alleged that he received bribes during the party’s primary elections across the country. He was also pressured to resign during interrogation by the DSS. Oshiomhole refused highlighting that he would only do so if he loses the confidence of President Muhammadu Buhari. The APC chairman told the DSS that the president was in the…

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JUSTICE: How the Nation of Nigeria Failed Ochanya Ogbaje

Caroline Omotayo, Founder, Hope Restoration Foundation/TheElite Times Guest writer, in this emotion-provoked piece, perused into the decadence of values, morality and the insanity that currently characterizes the third world, asking rhetorically if Ochanya and the several Ochanyas in the world will ever get Justice?   It is no more a news that the incident of late Elizabeth Ochanya Ogbaje a 13-year old girl that was raped to death by her uncle Mr Andrew ogbuja a 51-year old lecturer in the department of catering and hotel management, benue state polytechnic, ugboloko,…

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JUST IN: Four Rep Members Dump APC, 15 Others To Follow

Four members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the house of representatives have dumped the party.   The four members include Adedapo Lam-Adesina from Oyo state, Dada Awoleye from Oyo state, Segun Williams from Ogun state and Lawali Hassan from Zamfara state.   Yakubu Dogara, speaker of the house of representatives, announced their defection during plenary on Tuesday.   The four lawmakers defected to various political parties.   In their respective letters, the lawmakers commended the APC for providing the platform for them to serve and stated that it…

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BAUCHI GOVERNOR’S WIFE, RIVERS MONARCH, VOCAL SLENDER, VARSITY DON, OTHERS TO NIGERIAN YOUTHS: TAKE YOUR DESTINY INTO YOUR OWN HANDS; PANACEA TO YOUR GREATNESS LIES IN YOUR SKILLS, TALENTS

 …As International Youth Congress Holds Peace Summit at Elizade University    …Bestows Champion of Peace Award on Bauchi First Lady   Just like the three weeks orientation camp preceding the one year National Youth Service where young graduates of Nigerian Universities and Polytechnics raised from different ethnic and ideological background across the 36 states converges to share ideas on peace and nation building, young Nigerians, mostly Entrepreneurs, Development Officers, Researchers and Public Policy Analysts from the six geo-political zones of the federation started arriving the campus of Elizade University, Ilaramokin,…

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THROWBACK: Cambridge University Provides More Details On Buhari’s WASC Results

The University of Cambridge Local Examinations Syndicate, UCLES, now Cambridge Assessment, has provided further details on the West African School Certificate, WASC, results presented by Muhammadu Buhari, the candidate of the All Progressives Candidate in the February 14 presidential election. In a new post on its website, the university confirmed result grades for the examination in 1961 were issued in numbers, not letters, as suggested by critics of Mr. Buhari who have dismissed the results he presented as fabricated. According to Cambridge, “Examination results were classed in grades from 1…

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Refusal To Pay N975M Was The Beginning Of My Problem With Health Ministry, Says NHIS Boss

The suspended Executive Secretary (ES) of the National Health Insurance Scheme  (NHIS), Professor Usman Yusuf, claimed yesterday  that his refusal pay the Federal  Ministry of Health N975m for a job NHIS was not aware of was responsible for his current ordeal. He told  a House of Representatives  investigative public hearing on the crisis rocking NHIS that a  probe panel set up by the Health Ministry was meant to indict him. He alleged that the panel was  paid N19m from NHIS account. Yusuf, who made his presentation at the final day…

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Toke Makinwa Celebrates 34th Birthday With Internet-Breaking Photos

Media personality and serial entrepreneur, Toke Makinwa is 34 today and she is celebrating with the sexiest photos of her to hit the internet yet. Toke Makinwa wears a white bikini in one set and a clay-coloured one in the other, as she flaunts her new curves. In one of the photos, she poses with a horse. She captioned, “The book of TM…. Chapter 34 – 03/11 “The big Cahuna”💥💥💥💥💥💥💥 A queen. A conqueror. Like a Phoenix you rise woman; after each fall you RISE. Keep rising fearlessly, burn the…

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Two Foreign Banks Shut Down Nigerian Operations

The Central Bank of Nigeria on Friday said two foreign banks, HSBC and UBS, have closed their offices in Nigeria. The CBN also revealed that foreign investment had fallen sharply from a year ago as FDI slumped to N379.84 billion ($1.2 billion) in the first half of the year from N532.63 billion ($1.7 billion) a year earlier. The apex bank also said that the outlook for the Nigerian economy in the second half was “optimistic” given increase in global oil prices and production. It added however that rising foreign debt…

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Gov. Yari Announced A Reward Of N1 Million On The Return Of Every Illegal AK 47 Rifle

Governor Abdulaziz Yari is making frantic efforts to mop up illegal arms in Zamfara State, northern part of Nigeria. The governor, who announced this at a news conference in Gusau, said the gesture had become necessary following the unabated increase in crime, especially abduction in the state. He wondered why “in 2015, with just about 250 soldiers, the crime rate was low but with over 1,600 soldiers of different categories, we cannot contain crime in the state.” He said with the proposed engagement of 8,500 youths as civilian task force,…

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