Archive for: Kwara State

Joke Silva, Onyeka Onwenu, Gen. Gowon, Gov. Oshiomhole, others honoured at the Nigerian Centennial Gala in London (PHOTOS)

Joke Silva, Onyeka Onwenu, Gen. Gowon, Gov. Oshiomhole, others honoured at the Nigerian Centennial Gala in London (PHOTOS)

by Akintomiwa Agbaje Joke Silva awarded at the event Headlining a weeklong chain of events in London to celebrate the success of Nigeria over the past 100 years, GLEEHD Foundation in partnership...

 

Opinion: But really, is Sen. Saraki a threat to Jonathan?

Opinion: But really, is Sen. Saraki a threat to Jonathan?

by Lawrence Okerinsola As earlier said, from recent gestures since defection, it is not difficult to assume Jonathan is politically worried about Saraki’s defection, one of one hundred...

 

Why Bolaji Abdullahi was sacked

Why Bolaji Abdullahi was sacked

by ‘Jola Sotubo The sudden sack of the Nigerian Minister of Sports, Bolaji Abdullahi, has continued to cause aftershocks around the country. [READ: BREAKING: Jonathan sacks sports minister,...

 

PDP crisis: 20 out of 24 Kwara lawmakers defect to APC

PDP crisis: 20 out of 24 Kwara lawmakers defect to APC

by Oke Efagene The exodus of some members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the oppositon All Progressives Congress (APC), seems to be far from over. Out of the 24 lawmakers in the Kwara...

 

PDP crisis: “When 27 people leave 270,000 more will come” – Tukur boasts

PDP crisis: “When 27 people leave 270,000 more will come” – Tukur boasts

by Oke Efagene The National Chairman of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Bamanga Tukur, yesterday said the party already knew that the Sokoto Sate House of Assembly members would...

 

Olusegun Adeniyi: 2014 and the Lazarus at our gate

Olusegun Adeniyi: 2014 and the Lazarus at our gate

by Olusegun Adeniyi The moral here is that we should stop pretending that the need of one so near to us is not our concern. To embark on an authentic journey of faith, we must begin to light...

 

Tragic news: 5 children crushed to death in Kwara roadside accident

Tragic news: 5 children crushed to death in Kwara roadside accident

by ‘Jola Sotubo   Five young children in Kwara had their lives unexpectedly cut short when a car ran into them while they walking on the side of a road. Abdulfatai, Sodiq, Fatai Kososi,...

 

Ekerete Udoh: The G-5 governors’ merger with the APC – Matters arising

Ekerete Udoh: The G-5 governors’ merger with the APC – Matters arising

by Ekerete Udoh Let’s look at Rivers state- will the people of Rivers, jettison their next door son, and embrace a northern candidate simply because their Governor-Amaechi defected to the opposition...

 

Kwara governor dissolves cabinet, advisers sacked

Kwara governor dissolves cabinet, advisers sacked

by Adeola Balogun   Joining the cabinet reshuffle fever that has been sweeping round the country, the Governor of Kwara State, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed, has sacked his entire cabinet comprising...

 

“I’m deeply saddened” – Bukola Saraki offers condolences to victims of Sallah stampede (READ)

“I’m deeply saddened” – Bukola Saraki offers condolences to victims of Sallah stampede (READ)

by ‘Jola Sotubo News was received today of a stampede in Kwara State which led to the deaths of some people and caused varying degrees of injury to others during the Sallah festivities. Stampede...