Naira notes  hawkers go underground

Michael Ofulue | Hawkers of naira notes in Akure, the Ondo state capital have gone under ground as the police clamped down on them. Investigation by The Hope showed that the operators who usually mill around the Oja Oba Market openly soliciting for customers have gone into hiding for fear of arrest. Their fear, it […]

Oba-Idoani road  ’ll be constructed next year – Akeredolu

By Chris Chimezie | Ondo State Governor Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu (SAN), has assured the people of Ido-Ani and its environs that the Oba-IdoAni road will be captured in the next budget for total rehabilitation. Akeredolu gave the assurance at a Special Thanksgiving Service to commemorate the 4th coronation anniversary of the Alani of Ido Ani, […]

Twinning with little darling

By Evelyn Omotoye | Wearing matching outfits with one’s kid is the in-thing now.It’s a big trend going on at the moment. Although, this matching-outfit trend has cycled in and out of popularity for more than a century, It is not still considered as old fashion as sweet designs that make it cuter than ever […]

October 16: Fayose, Fayemi’s priorities as Ekiti  await new dawn

By Gbenga Sodeinde | History will be made in Ekiti State come October 16, 2018 as Dr. Kayode Fayemi of the All Progressives Congress (APC) will be sworn in as the 12th Executive Governor of the State. The outgoing Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose, will hand over power to Fayemi whom he incidentally received the baton […]

Agbi’s associates shock over  death

By Adekola Afolabi & Abiodun Adejare | Political associates, friends and relations of former Nigeria’s ambassador to Greece and Australia, Professor Olu Agbi are still  shed shocked over his death on Wednesday. Agbi, whose death   caused ripples within the  political circles was a big wig in the Peoples Democratic Party he was revered for his […]

5 arrested for stealing bikes

By Tola Gbadamosi | The Quick Response of operatives of the  Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Ondo state command has  apprehended five suspects in Akure on September 29, 2018,  with suspected stolen items which include; motor cycle, umbrella stands with rims, bicycle, alternator coil, car seat frame, and bags contained car spare parts and […]

Total/NBBF national division 2 finals kick off 23, October

By Femi Atolagbe | The City of Lagos ill be agog with basketball activities between the 23rd and 27th of October as eight teams converge on the Indoor Sports Hall of the National Stadium for the National Finals of the Total/NBBF Division 2 league. The Nigeria Basketball Federation Secretary, Asiegbu Chimezie made the announcement after […]

Man, mother- in-law fight over property

From Jimoh Ahmed, Ikare-Akoko | A widower, Isah Sulaiman, has sued his mother- in-law at a Magajin Gari Sharia Court in Kaduna, over his late wife’s inheritance. Sulaiman told the court that his mother in-law, Khadija Ibrahim, had allegedly confiscated his late wife’s inheritance meant for his children. The plaintiff is asking the court to […]

Rangers to battle Kano Pillars in  AITEO Cup 2018 final

By Femi Atolagbe | It was a great fight-back from players of five time Nigeria F.A/Aiteo cup champions, Rangers International F.C as they fought from two goals down to overcome Nasarawa United 4-2 in a semi-final clash of NFF/ Aiteo Federation cup 2018, Wednesday, inside the main bowl of Sani Abacha stadium, Kano. The ‘Flying […]

Coping as single mothers

By Josephine Oguntoyinbo | A woman of any age can become a single parent either through teenage pregnancy, accidental pregnancy, divorce, separation, or the death of a spouse. As a single parent, you may discover that you are dealing with emotions, such as anger, fear, sadness, frustration, shock, regret, self pity, bitterness or loneliness. You […]