Wednesday, 14 April, 2021

Day: April 3, 2021


By James Muonwa, Mashonaland West Correspondent THE trial of 12 Mashonaland West MDC Alliance officials is expected to kick off on 13 April. The officials were arrested last month at the party’s Chinhoyi offices while holding a meeting which authorities Read more…


The pan-northern socio-political organisation, the Arewa Consultative Forum, has mourned the death of the National Publicity Secretary of Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere, Yinka Odumakin, describing him as a dutiful man of conviction. Odumakin died at the COVID-19 Isolation Centre of Read more…


President Vladimir Putin has been named Russia’s sexiest man alive.  A survey of 2,000 Russian men and women found that Putin is the most good looking man in the country. The 68-year-old was the only man to reach double figures Read more…


Addis Abeba — The head of the public relations bureau of the Oromo Liberation Front (OLF), Batte Urgessa and his driver Wondosen Abdulkadir remain under police custody after the court released them on bail. They appeared in Burayu district court Read more…


As Christians around the world celebrate Easter, Governor Adegboyega Oyetola of the State of Osun has congratulated Christians in the State, across the country and in the Diaspora on the commemoration of the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ, urging Read more…


Olateju Ishola, Personal Assistant to the Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola,  says he was attacked by a gang of hoodlums allegedly loyal to Governor Adegboyega Oyetola of Osun state while attending a function in Osogbo. Ishola, in a statement, alleged Read more…


Bola Tinubu National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has described the National Publicity Secretary of Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere, Yinka Odumakin, as a committed fighter for democracy. Odumakin died at the COVID-19 Isolation Centre of Read more…


A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the State of Osun, Hon Kehinde Akerele has felicitated with the First Lady of the State of Osun, Alhaja Kafayat Oyetola on her 61st birthday celebration. In a statement signed by Read more…


When a slave stays too long in a family, he will, most certainly be swearing with the holy name of the family’s ancestor (Bi eru ba pe n’ile, yio bu alajobi). That is the case with an Ondo town, Ondo Read more…


Comrade Yinka Odumakin’s death gives us pause. It makes us stop and reevaluate our lives and values. It makes us think how much more we can do with our time and our resources.  Around 5 am US local Eastern Standard Read more…