JOHNSON OJO, Ado-Ekiti
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ekiti State has berated the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Dr. Kayode Fayemi, over his reported statement that the only solution to the inability of over 25 States in the country to pay workers salary regularly was for States and Local councils’ workforce to be reduced.
AHMED MARI, Maiduguri
At least 20 people were killed, while 48 others injured in a bomb attack in Abbachari area at the outskirt of Damboa town, the headquarters of Damboa Local Government Area of Borno State.
Brazil’s bid for a sixth World Cup got off to a slow start as Switzerland withstood an early onslaught to snatch a 1-1 draw in Rostov-on-Don on Sunday.
JOHNSON OJO, Ado Ekiti
The Director General of the Kayode Fayemi Campaign Organization, Hon. Opeyemi Bamidele, has said over 50 percent of the campaigns that would have promoted the candidate of the All Progressives Congress in the July 14 election have been done by Governor Ayodele Fayose.
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed has said that the change promised by President Muhammadu Buhari administration is yielding positive results.
*Assures better days ahead
JOHNSON OJO, Ado Ekiti
The Speaker of Ekiti State House of Assembly Rt. Hon. (Pastor) Kola Oluwawole, has felicitated with Muslim faithful on the occasion of this year’s end of Ramadan fasting.
Babatunde Raji Fashola, Power Minister
Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sued the Minister of Power, Works and Housing Mr Babatunde Fashola SAN over “failure to account for the spending on the privatisation of the electricity sector and the exact amount of post-privatisation spending on generation companies (GENCOS), distribution companies (DISCOS) and Transmission Company of Nigeria to date, and to explain if such spending came from budgetary allocations or other sources.”
Former Governor of Kaduna State, Senator Ahmed Makarfi has finally declared to run in the 2019 presidential election.
A Nollywood producer and actor, Chukwudi Bambino Anachina, is dead.This was confirmed by another producer in the Nigerian film industry, Fidelis Duker.
Germany were stunned 1-0 by Mexico in the opening game of their World Cup defence on Sunday as Hirving Lozano finished off a sharp counter-attack that exposed the ragged defending that the four-times winners had displayed in their warm-up games.