REASONS DINO MELAYE MAY BECOME NEXT KOGI GOVERNOR – FANI-KAYODE

Femi Fani-Kayode, former Aviation Minister, on Saturday said senator representing Kogi West in the National Assembly, Dino Melaye, may become the next governor of Kogi State. He said Melaye may end up as the next governor of Kogi State if he continues to praise God in public. The lawmaker had made the declaration last Saturday during a meeting of Kogi West PDP executives held at his country home in Aiyetoro Gbede, Ijumu Local Government Area of the state. His media aide, Gideon Ayodele, while making the disclosure said his boss…

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Sanusi Hails Ganduje’s 2nd Term Victory After Dangote, Fayemi Brokered Peace

The crisis between Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State and the Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi ll has finally been resolved following a reconciliatory meeting between the two in Abuja. This is contained in a statement by Mr Abba Anwar, the Chief Press Secretary to Ganduje and made available to the News Agency of Nigeria in Kano on Saturday. According to Anwar, the reconciliatory meeting was initiated by the Kano-born business mogul, Alhaji Aliko Dangote and the Chairman of Nigeria’s Governors’ Forum, Dr Kayode Fayemi. He said after the…

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Operatives of DSS Lay Siege on AIT As Station Re-Opens After Court Order

Policemen and operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS) are currently laying siege to the head office of DAAR Communications in Asokoro, Abuja. Tony Akiotu, Group Managing Director of DAAR Communications, disclosed this in a message sent to TheCable on Saturday morning. Akiotu said heavily armed security operatives gathered around the station premises at 12:30am on Saturday. The development comes less than 12 hours after AIT and Raypower FM went back on air following a court order. The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) had shut the stations on Thursday over…

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Baby died after mum took him to nightclub and drunkenly fell asleep on him

A mother has been jailed after her four-week old baby died after she drunkenly fell asleep on top of him in be, having taken him clubbing for the night. Marina Tilby, 26, was sentenced to two years and four months behind bars after a judge branded the incident as a ‘dreadful case of maternal selfishness’ on Friday. The mother was seen repeatedly throwing and catching her son Darian Tilby with her sister in a New Quay, Mid Wales, nightclub before taking him back to a caravan with two men she…

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Makinde Appoints Tara Adefope, Director General, Due Process Office

Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, has apointed Ms. Tara Adefope as the Director General, Due Process Office. Adefope’s letter of appointment, which was dated June 6, 2019 and signed on behalf of Makinde by his Chief of Staff, Chief Bisi Ilaka indicated that the appointment was with immediate effect. Adefope, according to the statement, is a United Kingdom (UK)- trained Lawyer, who holds an LLB Law (Hons) Degree from the University of Leicester and an MSc degree in Corporate Governance and Business Ethics from the Birkbeck University of London. She…

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