OPINION: Ashiwaju! A tale of Yoruba betrayals..

Ashiwaju! A tale of Yoruba betrayals.. In Yoruba language Ashiwaju means ‘the one in front’ The Yorubas throughout history have always had ‘the one in front that those behind rally round. This was even how the Yorubas emerged as a tribe when they all rallied round Oduduwa the man in front. The first Ashiwaju of […]

Nigeria electoral body ready for Ekiti polls…

NIGERIA: Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has engaged 7, 941 ad hoc staff to conduct the 21st June governorship election in Ekiti. State resident electoral commissioner Halilu Pai on Saturday in Ado-Ekiti  told journalists that 766,132 persons are duly registered as voters in the state while 7,941 ad hoc staff have been engaged for the […]

Ayo Fayose’s nomination upheld by PDP’s NWC

The National working committee of the peoples democratic party in a statement by its National publicity secretary Chief Olisa Metuh, The National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has received the report of the Ekiti State Governorship Primary Electoral Committee.” “After thorough consideration of the report, the NWC approved the result and […]