Opinion: Fayose: Travails of a Serial “OLUTAGBAMOLE”

Yorubas, by extension Africans, are renown for respectfully revering their Elders, both indoor and in the public, in words and in actions. However, one gets to wonder what is amiss when one views the conducts of His Excellency, former Governor Peter Ayodele Fayose, who at every available opportunity, recklessly throws decorum to the winds. For the avoidance of doubt, in the last few weeks, I have read with extreme disbelief many of his impish public releases against two of our revered Elders of Yoruba nation. Most especially is the worthless…

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Witches and Wizards hold Coven Anniversary in Oshogbo (See Pictures)

The witches and wizards from the south west of Nigeria recently held their First Anniversary meeting at the Araba castle in Osogbo, Osun State, with Popular Ifa priest Yemi Elebuibon as the main host. The famous Babalawo, Chief Ifayemi Elebuibon welcomes them at the maiden anniversary of Progressive Witches and Wizards Association in Osun. During the meeting, Elebuibon charged members of the group to seek knowledge about themselves and use their natural powers to improve their individual fortune and help the country. He also urged leaders and security agencies in…

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Uber, others to pay N20 per trip Levy for Road Maintenance in Lagos

The Lagos State Government has said ride-hailing operators will pay a levy of N20 known as road improvement fund, on each trip their drivers make in a day starting from August 27. The state government disclosed this on Friday in a statement signed by the Chief Press Secretary to the governor, Gboyega Akosile, and entitled ‘Lagos govt, e-hailing operators agree on new regulations’ According to the statement, a meeting between the state government and representatives of the ride-hailing operators was held on Friday, with Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu in attendance. The…

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