Media Rights Agenda Inducts Nigeria Football Federation Into ‘FOI Hall of Shame’

By Ridwan Sulaimon Lagos  Media Rights Agenda (MRA) today inducted the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) into its “Freedom of Information (FOI) Hall of Shame”, accusing the agency of carrying out its activities under an institutional cloak of secrecy that has enabled corruption to flourish in the football sector in Nigeria, frequently causing the country avoidable embarrassment. In a statement in Lagos by its Programme Manager for FOI, Mr Ridwan Sulaimon, MRA noted that “over the years, the NFF has exhibited an intolerably high level of disregard for basic principles of…

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Philanthropist “Ikpenomhen” for Edo State House of Assembly

By Matthew Aramunde  Chief Sunday Oziezele aka Ikpenomhen, has emerged as the people’s choice to represent Esan South East LGA in the Edo State House of Assembly on the platform of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in the forth coming general election in 2019. Rising from the meeting of leaders that lasted into the wee hours of Tuesday morning, Chief Oziezele was chosen above the incumbent Hon Festus Edughele who was gunning for his second term in the hallowed chambers. Oziezele journey to the house, started when he addressed party…

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Arewa group drums support for Kwankwaso

By Augustine Abu National President, Arewa United Consultative Forum (AUCF) Alhaji Ado Dansudu, has described Senator Musa Rabiu Kwankwaso as the best to pick the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential ticket for 2019 election. Senator Kwankwaso declared his intention to run for the number position last week in Abuja. Dansudu who stated that Kano State under Kwankwaso as governor witnessed a lot of developments believe he has the capacity to replicate such developmental strides at the federal level. “Kwannkwaso did a lot of projects in Kano when he was the…

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2019 General Elections: SDP will give Nigerians true federalism —- Idawene

 By Onome Prosper  The Delta State Chairman of the Social Democratic Party (SDP), Hon. Okeh Idawene JP, has said that the party is determined to change the face of politics in Nigeria, noting that SDP is not just the third force but the only force capable of giving Nigerians true federalism and proper restructuring. Speaking to our correspondent in Asaba, the Delta State Capital, Idawene said his party will restructure the country and return it to the true federalism, where states are allowed to harness their potentials and pay 30…

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Mother, sons held over involvement in kidnapping, as police rescue 3 victims

 Raymond Tedunjaye Lagos A family of three, which include a mother and two sons are now in police net in Lagos over their alleged involvement in kidnapping. The family is  said to be a deadly bunch of kidnappers who thrives by using the social media to lure out their victims and put them in captivity until a ransom is paid. Identified as Aminat Karimu Ajibola, age 60 years (Mother ), and her two sons, Akeem Bashiru, 32 years and Ojo Solomon, 26 years, the suspects were alleged to have kidnapped the trio…

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