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Hon Temitope Sugar reportedly shot dead today.

Honorable Temitope Olatoye popularly referred to as ‘Sugar’ has been reportedly shot dead. Information reaching us has it that he was shot in the eye today during a fracas that erupted while the results of the gubernatorial elections were been reeled out across various voting zones in the state. He was reportedly rushed to UCH Accident and emergency unit before he was pronounced dead by the doctors on duty. FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email

OYO 2019: I’VE DECIDED TO FORM AN ALLIANCE WITH BAYO ADELABU-Akala.

Following the outcome of the just concluded presidential and national assembly elections, I, Otunba Christopher Adebayo Alao-Akala – the Oyo State 2019 Action Democratic Party (ADP), have decided to form an alliance with the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr. Adebayo Adekola Adelabu ahead of the March 9th Governorship and state House of assembly Elections in the state. However, all the ADP candidates for the House of Assembly seats will go to the elections with my maximum supports. Read more… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email

Has APC Lost The People’s Goodwill In Oyo State?

BY: KENI AKINTOYE One of the biggest shocks for Nigerians during the 2019 presidential election is that President Muhammadu Buhari of the APC was defeated in Oyo state by PDP’s Atiku Abubakar. That the state has an APC government in control makes it more embarrassing for the ruling party that had enjoyed massive support since 2011. The question party leaders would be asking themselves now is how did we get here? How did APC lose its goodwill in Oyo state? Read more…. FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email

Toyin Abraham Talks About Dating Vice President Yemi Osinbajo

Popular Nollywood actress Toyin Abraham has finally opened up on dating Yemi Osinbajo, saying money is not her driving force when going into a relationship. She made this known while putting a fan in her place earlier today on Instagram. In her message of congratulations to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo who narrowly escaped death, a fan had asked if she was dating the rich Vice President. Toyin had quickly retorted that she is a hardworking woman who is contented with her own wealth. “Ask around, I don’t date for money, I date for love” the actress said, burying speculations that...

‘Buhari assaulting Nigerians in Babariga’ – Dino Melaye

The controversial Senator representing Kogi West district in the National Assembly, Dino Melaye has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of destroying democracy in Nigeria. Melaye in a post on his Twitter page titled, “THE AUDACITY OF BAD LEADERSHIP IN NIGERIA,” urged Nigerians to stand up against the government and stop ‘evil audacity’ in the country. Making reference to Buhari’s regime in 1983, Melaye said “Buhari in 1983 destroyed Democracy in Khaki and today in 2019 is assaulting Nigerians in babariga. “Man dies only once,Nigerians! we must all come out of our cocoons and stop this display of evil audacity. “Government is...

You’re a coward and I’ll teach you a lesson – Buhari replies Obasanjo

President Buhari who replied the 16-page open letter written by Olusegun Obasanjo, described the former President as coward and further threatened to teach him a lesson he will never forget. Buhari who replied Obasanjo in a statement titled ‘Get Well Soon’, accused the former President of handpicking his candidates against all known rules of the party that got him into power. It was further claimed that the former President, has never allowed any succeeding leader of the country function freely. The statement reads in full; PRESIDENCY TO OBASANJO: GET WELL SOON The sixteen-page letter the former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo,...

Vote most-experienced Adebayo Adelabu, Ajimobi declares

The Governor of Oyo state, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, has enjoined the people of Oyo state to vote the All Progressives Congress (APC) gubernatorial candidate, Mr. Adebayo Adelabu as the next Governor of the state because of his ranking experience. The Governor declared this today at the party’s inaugural gubernatorial rally in Egbeda/Ona-Ara federal constituency, adding that none of the other candidates possess the level of experience that the former CBN Deputy-Governor possesses, especially regarding core issues of governance and public service. Read more: FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email

AD suspends ex-Rep member, chairman, others for endorsing PDP guber candidate, Seyi Makinde

The Oyo State chapter of the Alliance for Democracy (AD) on Wednesday announced the suspension of former member of the House of Representatives, Hon. Babatunde Oduyoye, state Caretaker Committee Chairman of the party, Chief Akin Alamu and three others from the party for alleged anti-party activities. The decision to suspend the party chieftains was taken at the meeting of the party’s stakeholders, comprising the state Secretary of the party, Aremo Adeola Adepoju, party chairmen in the 33 local government council areas of the state, members of the Caretaker Committee including Elder Sunday Salako, Hon. Bukola Farotimi, this held in Ibadan...

How fake news put me in trouble with my wife – Osinbajo

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has lamented the negative effect of fake news, adding that it even put him in some trouble with his wife recently. Osinbajo said a blog put up a picture depicting him posing with strippers. The Vice-President said upon a closer inspection of the photo, he discovered that he had indeed taken a picture with the women at an entertainment event but they were fully clothed. He said the blogger picked a photo of where the women were not fully clothed and presented it to the public wrongly. Osinbajo said, “I have been one of the targets of...