Osun: TMG raises alarm over vote buying

Osun: TMG raises alarm over vote buying

Chris Steven, Abuja The Transition Monitoring Group (TMG) says it has received reports from Osun State that politicians have started sharing money and distribution of food items among electorate in the state ahead of this weekend governorship election in the state. The TMG Chairperson, Abiola Akiyode-Afolabi, specifically in a statement issued on Wednesday  mentioned Boripe, Atakumosa […]

N3b chartered flights: Ekiti workers, group condemn Fayose, want gov arrested, prosecuted

N3b chartered flights: Ekiti workers, group condemn Fayose, want gov arrested, prosecuted

Ekiti State workers under the aegis of the Enlightened Workers Forum (EWF) and a respected intellectual think-tank group in the state, Ado Ekiti Integrity Group, AIG,  have accused Governor Ayodele Fayose of spending N3 billion on chartered flights across the country in pursuit of political and personal affairs. While the workers regretted that the alleged […]

Ex – finance minister Kemi Adeosun departs Nigeria after resignation

Ex – finance minister Kemi Adeosun departs Nigeria after resignation

 24 hours after her resignation, immediate past Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, has departed Nigeria. According to Premiumtimes, close associates of the former minister said she departed for the UK today. Several calls put across to her Nigerian number rang through each time in the Europe internal phone ringing effect.  Adeosun resigned on Friday following […]

Hairdresser stab neighbour to death in Lagos

Hairdresser stab neighbour to death in Lagos

The police in Lagos state have arraigned 23-year-old hairdresser, Opeyemi Adamson, before the Ebute-Metta magistrate court for allegedly killing her neighbour, 28-year-old Taiwo Olowookere, at their home in the Meiran area of Lagos State.  According to Punch, the suspect’s mother-in-law had accommodated the deceased after she got separated from her husband. Opeyemi and the deceased […]

Osun State civil servant begin strike over unpaid 17 months’ salary

Osun State civil servant begin strike over unpaid 17 months’ salary

With less than a month to its gubernatorial election, workers in Osun State have commenced a three-day warning strike. Civil servants in the state stayed away from work on Wednesday following the notice of strike issued by labour unions in the state on Tuesday. The Joint Labour Unions, comprising the Joint Negotiating Council, Nigeria Labour […]

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