By Simeon Nwakaudu
Personally, I have never taken the Lagos State Publicity Secretary of APC, Mr Joe Igbokwe seriously. This is because he has no respect for facts and has zero-integrity. Like most APC leaders, he lies for a living.
Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, Monday took a swipe at the former governor of Lagos State and National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, saying that the continuous attack on him by the APC Chieftain was all about his 2023 Presidential ambition.
By Prince Charles Amadike-Otoboh, JP
Nigerians woke up on Wednesday 6th March, 2019 to hear the sad news of the transition of one of the Country's superlative philosophers, patriots, philanthropist, community leader, a university scholar and administrator, Professor (Chief) Addison Mark Wokocha (Ikemba of Ogbaland).
As the Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board, JAMB, conducted the 2019 pre- admission examination into the tertiary institutions in the country for both public and private universities, it is on record that the number of admission seekers have soared, beyond what it was in the past. So, when about 1.99 million candidates sat for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME, as part of admission process, whereby available spaces for admission were pegged at 750,000, this is an indication that, for many candidates their success will not be a walk in the park, but one that will be achieved not only by dint of hard work and other variables.
Edo State is one of the states in the country where the politics has always attracted the attention of the nation due to the fact that the players are politically sophisticated. Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) ruled in the state during the leadership of late Chief Tony Anenih until November 12, 2008, when the former labour leader, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole emerged the governor after the Appeal Court sitting in Benin declared him the authentic winner of the April governorship election in the state and that saw the end of the PDP era in the state. Oshiomhole, brought the Action Congress which later became the present All Progressives Congress (APC) to the South South.