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May 19, 2018 3:38 PM Ekiti APC mourns as ex-guber candidate, Ajayi dies

The Ekiti State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has been thrown into mourning following the death of a former governorship candidate, Mr. Kole Ajayi. Ajayi, 51, died on Friday while travelling to Lagos to attend a meeting of Ekiti State University (EKSU) Alumni Association. It was gathered that he gave up the ghost before he could be rushed 20

May 16, 2018 9:14 AM Iran won’t surrender to US pressures – RouhaniThe Sun News

Iran will not surrender to United States pressures, President Hassan Rouhani said, on Wednesday, a day after Washington imposed new sanctions on following its withdrawal from the 2015 nuclear deal. “The Iranian nation will resist against the US plots,” Rouhani was quoted as saying by the ISNA news agency. Iran also that new sanctions imposed on it by Washington 20

May 15, 2018 4:46 AM NNPC issues 2-year crude oil contractsThe Sun News

The Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) said it has issued crude export contracts that are expected to last two years instead of the usual one year. A partial preliminary list showed 30 companies including the world’s largest energy traders, Vitol, Trafigura and Glencore. The final list could contain between 50 and 60 companies, sources added 17

May 11, 2018 3:22 PM Accord party vows to sack APC, PDP in Kogi

The Kogi State chairman of the Accord Party, Alhassan Adakeke has expressed the resolve of the party to retire the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and the main opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) from the political space of the state come 2019. Adakeke who spoke on Friday in Lokoja during the inauguration of the leaders’ Consultative Forum 24

May 9, 2018 8:44 AM Europe fights to save Iran nuclear deal after US pulloutThe Sun News

European powers scrambled, on Wednesday, to save a landmark deal curbing Iran nuclear deal programme after President Donald Trump pulled the United States out of the agreement and re-imposed sanctions on Tehran. Trump sparked an international outcry by ditching the accord, a move that risks overturning years of diplomacy and adding to instability in the Middle 25

April 24, 2018 9:00 AM Rouhani to Trump: Stay in nuclear deal or elseThe Sun News

Trump has said that unless European allies fix what he has called “terrible flaws” in the deal by May 12, he will restore U.S. economic sanctions on Iran, which would be a severe blow to the pact. The other powers that signed the deal – Russia, China, Germany, Britain and France – have all said they want to preserve the agreement that curbed Iran’s nuclear 27

April 6, 2018 4:40 AM UNIOSUN Crisis: NASU Protests As House Invites VC

The Non-Academic Staff Union of the Osun state university under the aegis of Joint Action Committees has called for the removal of the University’s vice chancellor, Professor Labo Popoola. The staff demanded this at a protest where the vice chancellor was accused of selected payment and breach of the peace accord brokered by the State House of Assembly 31

March 20, 2018 7:40 AM 2019: Ladoja playing God in Oyo politics – Senator Agboola

The immediate past Deputy Chief Whip of the Senate, Senator Hosea Ayoola Agboola, yesterday, said the role being played by the former governor of Oyo State, Senator Rashidi Ladoja, in the crisis rocking the state chapter of the PDP portended danger for the party ahead of the 2019 general elections. He alleged that the former governor was playing God with his threat 19

March 2, 2018 10:07 AM Crisis Hits Osun Accord Party

After its failure at the last local government parliamentary election in the state of Osun, crisis has hit the Accord Party as members of the party cut ties with its leadership. OSUN DEFENDER investigation revealed that the major rift between the members and the leadership of the party is the alleged despotic nature of its chairman, Segun Fanibe in managing 33

February 15, 2018 12:46 AM INEC, burden of multiple political parties

recent admittance by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) that the growing number of registered political parties would pose serious challenge in the management of ballot paper during the 2019 general elections should obviously be a source of concern to all. As at end of January 2018, the comprehensive list of the 68 political parties 23