• Why I missed governorship debate – Akeredolu shares reasons

    Why I missed governorship debate – Akeredolu shares reasons

    It was gathered that the All Progressives Congress governorship candidate in the forthcoming Ondo election, Rotimi Akeredolu, has explained his absence from the governorship debate organised by Channels Television on Monday night.

    Akeredolu had been absent from the event moderated by Channels TV correspondent, Seun Okinbaloye.

    But Akeredolu, in a letter signed by Kunle Adebayo, communications secretary of his campaign organisation, said he could not attend the debate because it coincided with its organisation’s campaign schedule.

    He said the debate came “at a […]

  • Why FG missed October deadline to employ 200,000 – Osinbajo shares reasons

    Why FG missed October deadline to employ 200,000 – Osinbajo shares reasons

    Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has attributed the failure of the Federal Government to engage 200,000 graduates in October as promised to the need to get the required equipment.

    He however assured Nigerians that the graduates would be engaged in the next two weeks.

    According to a statement on Sunday by his spokesman, Mr. Laolu Akande, the Vice-President disclosed this while speaking at the Apostolic Coalition Summit in Lagos.

    “The programme should have commenced as of October 31, 2016, but is delayed on account of […]

  • How Buhari missed death ‘by inches’ during the Biafra war

    How Buhari missed death ‘by inches’ during the Biafra war

    President Muhammadu Buhari missed death by a few inches during the civil war, his authorised biographer has revealed.

    In the book, Muhammadu Buhari: The Challenges of Leadership in Nigeria, John Paden, a former professor of public administration at the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, recounted how the young officer, who commanded a brigade during the war that lasted from 1967-1970, narrowly escaped death.

    Paden wrote: “Buhari was among the first of the junior officers to be sent into battle. He served until the […]

  • How father missed son’s one-day Governor meeting with Ambode

    How father missed son’s one-day Governor meeting with Ambode

    Winner of the 2016 Spelling Bee Competition, Master Olaseinde Olufemi Joshua on Friday narrated how his father, Mr. Olaseinde missed the meeting with Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode and members of the State Executive Council.

    Joshua, a student of Shasha Community Senior High School in Alimosho area of Lagos, who spoke at the Lagos House in Ikeja while being hosted as the 16th One-day Governor of the State, said his father would have loved to be present at the event […]

  • See what an Alfa allegedly did to a 13-year-old boy because he missed a class

    See what an Alfa allegedly did to a 13-year-old boy because he missed a class

    Twitter user @Howardie_5 shared this photo alleging that an Alfa beat the 13-year-old boy because he missed Makaranta class.

    Twitter user @Howardie_5 shared this photo alleging that an Alfa beat the 13-year-old boy because he missed Makaranta