Ekiti Election, The Die Is Cast?

Stephen Ubanna Until  Mahmood Yakubu, a professor and Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, conclude the   Saturday, July 14, 2018, governorship election in Ekiti state and announce the result which would be acceptable to all the participating parties ,  the state would remain  a major focus of people  in the country and the international Community. This is because whatever  happens in the  election would give an insight to what people should expect  in Osun state and the 2019 general election in general. But Mahmood, the INEC  boss ,  has assured…

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Ramaphosa Explains Why Nigerians Are Killed In South Africa

The South African President, Cyril Ramaphosa, has explained that Nigerians were not deliberately being targeted to be killed in his country. Ramaphosa gave his view on the troubling issue when he paid a visit to President Muhammadu Buhari in Abuja. Xenophobic attacks have been going on in South Africa for over a decade with many Nigerians caught in the attacks. The News Agency of Nigeria reported that no fewer than 117 Nigerians have been killed in South Africa since February 2016. Though there have been interventions by the Nigerian Mission…

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Sarri On Chelsea’s Radar After Conte’s Sack

By Akinwale Kasali The handwriting was boldly written on the board. Having lost the dressing prior to the end of last season, it was obvious that Italian Coach, Antonio Conte was only waiting to receive the boot. Some players in the Chelsea fold has compalined of the tactics of the coach, forcing Belgian captain, Eden Hazard to publicly say that the coach was playing him out of position following Chelsea’s champions league exit, having suffered a 4-1 aggregate defeat to Spanish giant, Barcelona. The long-running saga over  Conte’s future appears…

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Ekiti Election: Ooni Of Ife Worried

By Akinwale Kasali The Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Adeyeye Ogunwusi is a worried man. The reason for this is the present political campaign towards tomorrow’s governorship election in Ekiti state. In a statement issued on Thursday by the Directorate of Media and Public Affairs of Ooni’s Palace quoted Oba Ogunwusi as saying this when the British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Mr Paul Arkwright, paid him a courtesy visit at his palace in Ile Ife. Ooni said that a lot of states will be negatively affected if Saturday’s election is…

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