Saturday, 27 February, 2021

Day: February 10, 2021


A new law decriminalising same-sex sexual relations in Angola has gone into effect on Wednesday. According to reports, the new law overturned a colonial-era ban on homosexual relations which described it as “vice against nature”. Activist Jean-Luc Romero-Michel tweeted, “The Read more…


Vice President Professor Yemi Osinbajo has called on Nigerians to register with the ruling Party, the All Progressives Congress APC as it is a vehicle and platform to achieve progress and justice.  The Vice President stated this when he revalidated Read more…


Former presidential candidate Robert Kyagulanyi, alias Bobi Wine, has said without the help of army and police, President Museveni cannot defeat him in a national election. The leader of the National Unity Platform (NUP) party dared Mr Museveni in a Read more…


Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, says former Minister of Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, has defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC). Bello disclosed this while speaking to journalists after revalidating his APC membership in Okene. The governor said Fani-Kayode personally Read more…


A renowned non-governmental organization, Smart Kenny Ibitoye Network Africa (SKIN Africa) will be holding its annual gathering of youths tagged: “Youths Forum 2021” in Osogbo, Osun State on the 25th of February, 2021. The gathering which is organised with the Read more…


 …as gov reaffirms commitment to welfare of judiciary workers The Governor of Osun, Adegboyega Oyetola, on Wednesday swore in the newly-confirmed President of the State Customary Court of Appeal, Justice Wasiu Oladejo Akanbi. The appointment and confirmation of Justice Akanbi Read more…


The Southern and Middle Belt Forum has condemned attack on the Abeokuta residence of the Nobel Laurette, Prof. Wole Soyinka, by Fulani herdsmen on Tuesday. SaharaReporters learnt that Soyinka had moved to Lagos in the meantime, following the attack and Read more…


As a progressive party loyalist and stakeholder within the All Progressive Congress (APC), The Osun State Honourable Commissioner For Human Resources and Capacity Building, Hajia Lateefat Abiodun Giwa revalidated her membership today at her Unit,Unit 2 Asunmo Ward 10, Ede Read more…


Former presidential candidate Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu, alias Bobi Wine, yesterday suffered an early setback in his petition challenging President Museveni’s victory when the Supreme Court dismissed his application to amend the suit and include new grounds. After the hearing of Read more…


Eleven people were on Wednesday arrested and paraded by the Oyo State Police Command in connection with the killing of a businesswoman in Idere, Ibarapa North Local Government Area of Oyo State. Alongside the 11, some other suspects were arrested Read more…