Yoruba Youth knock Tinubu over attack on Obasanjo; says former governor has dumped Asiwaju for Jagaban title.

The National leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Asiwaju Bola Tinubu has been described by the Coalition of Yoruba Youth Congress, as the modern day ‘Afonja’ over his latest attack on Nigeria’s former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo. The group said it is now clear to the Yoruba people, particularly the youth, that Bola Tinubu has finally dumped his title of the “Asiwaju of Lagos” and have completely adopted the Jagaban of Borgu instead, judging by his recent stance on the state of the nation, particularly the many attacks on…

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Emefiele and the not so exclusive audio tapes

By Philip Agbese In Nigeria, must we always kill our illustrious sons? It is a question that several persons of repute, including activist had asked in the past and the question again took on relevance in recent days as the hyenas hemmed in what they thought was their prey and tried to snuff life out of his career. The intended dinner of the human hyenas was the Governor of the Central Bank, Mr. Godwin Emefiele. The hunting ground of choice was the web pages of Sahara Reporters, which went to…

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LG Funds: Pro-democracy group charges Buhari to probe Governors over misuse of allocation since 1999

A civil society group, National Democratic Front (NDF), has called on President Muhammdu Buhari to probe governors over embezzlement of local government allocations since 1999. Nigeria’s lowest tier of government had suffered neglect prior to President Buhari’s administration. Funds meant for the grassroots were squandered by fascist governors without fear and conscience. However, Mr Buhari recently put an end to this can of worms, obliging to directly pay their revenue into their accounts. While hailing the president’s bold move, the NDF has urged him to go a step further by…

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