Monday, March 8, 2021


March 7, 2021

OPC nabs Fulani warlord Wakili who challenged Igboho to gun duel

Mr. Wakili, however, denied attacking men of OPC, though one of his aides accepted owning firearms.

March 5, 2021

Food blockade clarion call for South-West govts to increase agric budget: Gani Adams

Mr. Adams urged South-West governments to adopt the Rwanda model by engaging expertise in their agricultural sectors.

Gani Adams, the Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland
March 2, 2021

Suspected kidnappers arraigned for murder of woman, 2 children in Ibarapa

The accused persons also caused the death of one-year- old Toriola Kudirat and eight-year-old Omowumi Babatunde.”

February 27, 2021

SSS denies attempting to arrest Sunday Igboho

Igboho later told the media that he was disappointed that he was attacked by men of SSS without committing any offence.

Sunday Igboho
February 25, 2021

Makinde warns Secondus-led PDP NWC against postponing South-West congress

The governor said that the Southwest PDP was ready to hold its congress and produce largely acceptable zonal executives.

Governor of Oyo State, Seyi Makinde and National Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prince Uche Secondus
February 23, 2021

Gov. Makinde reopens Shasha market

Governor Makinde, however, stated that the Iroko market, where the crisis originated from remains closed.

February 20, 2021

SouthWest leaders back NEC on forest management

On herdsmen crisis, Mr. Akeredolu appealed that journalists had a duty, more than any other person, to carry news as they are.

Rotimi Akeredolu
February 20, 2021

Yoruba criminals killed Oyo PDP leader, not Fulani: Governor Makinde

The governor blamed intelligence failure for the victimisation of the Fulani cattle herders.

Seyi Makinde
February 16, 2021

Kano govt donates N18.5m to victims of Ibadan market violence

Kano-born victims of inter-ethnic clash at Shasha market received N100,000 each as support.

February 15, 2021

Makinde to constitute judicial panel over Shasha ethnic violence

The governor warned residents not to take laws into their own hands.