Spotlight on Gbenga Elegbeleye’s contribution

“Hon. Gbenga Elegbeleye was recently appointed as a Member of the CAF Disciplinary Board. He is a member of IBB Golf Club and a recipient of several awards”

HON. GBENGA ELEGBELEYE – OTOLORIN

“Further motivated by the desire to serve in higher capacity, he resigned his appointment as Chairman Ondo Waste Management Board in 2006, to contest elections into the Federal House of Representatives. Between June 2007 and June 2011, Hon. Elegbeleye was a member of the Federal House of Representatives representing Akoko North East/North West Federal Constituency of Ondo State, where he served as Deputy Chairman, House Committee on Sports;”

…of Inauguration Speech and Ominous Signs

By Femi Mimiko The inauguration speech of a new President is unique in a number of ways and for a number of reasons. It is the first after a campaign and thus provides the newly-elected President an opportunity to articulate, in a bipartisan (non-partisan) manner, his vision of development for the nation. It is one […]

Mimiko’s entrant into PDP & the chances of Governorship aspirants in 2017: An Xray

“The question now is that what does this portend for the people of Ondo State? First, the movement would have returned Ondo State to the mainstream of Nigerian politics. This will further strengthen the already cordial relationship existing between the state and the federal government as led by President Goodluck Jonathan. Secondly, it will afford Mimiko the opportunity to wholeheartedly work for the re election of Dr. Goodluck Jonathan”

Jonathan’s 2nd Term a done deal – Agunleti

Nigerians have been called upon to use the opportunity of this year’s Eid-el-Fitri celebration to reflect on how to contribute more to the development of the nation and live peacefully as brothers and sisters. Speaking to Eminent Leaders magazine at his residence in Abuja, Abdulfatah Agunleti, a PDP stalwart, social commentator and public analyst shared […]

National Confab: Any steps to a united Nigeria?

Nigerians both at home and in the Diaspora are looking up to the conference to resolve most of the nation’s multifaceted challenges since the amalgamation of the Northern and Southern protectorates by Sir Lord Lugard. President Goodluck Jonathan, on the occasion of the 53rd anniversary of Nigeria, in a nationwide broadcast announced an Advisory Committee […]

CONFAB: FG releases list of 492 delegates

Complete list of delegates to National Conference President Goodluck Jonathan has approved the appointments of three Assistant Secretaries to serve in the National Conference Secretariat. The President has also approved the release of the names of the 492 delegates to the National Conference. According to a statement by the Secretary to the Government of the […]

THE LAGOS DEPORTATION AND THE LAW:

“It is sad to note that most Nigerians never took cognisance of the war being waged by state governments against the poor and disadvantaged citizens in the urban renewal policy until the much publicised case of the 14 beggars of Anambra State origin who were deported in Lagos and dumped in Onitsha about three weeks ago. In fact, it was the condemnation of the deportation by the Governor of Anambra State, Mr. Peter Obi that drew the attention of the elite to the unfortunate development.”

Senator weeps, claims voting in error

Child marriage: Senator weeps, claims voting in error Senator Ayo Akinyelure polpularly called ‘AllOver” by his admirers, representing Ondo Central Senatorial District at the National Assembly, weeks ago wept before members of his constituency in Akure apologising to them that he voted in error to support the senate resolution backing marriage of underage girls. Akinyelure […]

APC: of mergers and alliances

By CLIFFORD NDUJIHE The registration of the All Progressive Congress (APC) by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is historic and symbolic in many respects. It is the first time that strong political parties are shedding their identities and merging into one party in the history of electioneering in Nigeria. It is also the first […]