Monthly Archives: July 2019

‘There’s a conspiracy against me,’ Jacob Zuma tells corruption inquiry

Former South African president Jacob Zuma told a corruption inquiry on Monday he was the victim of a conspiracy by enemies who had tried to get rid of him for more than 20 years. Zuma’s appearance at the public inquiry into state corruption – set up to test allegations that Zuma allowed cronies to plunder state resources and influence government

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Yoruba Leaders Blow Hot Over The Killing Of Afenifere Leaders Daughter, Funke Olakurin

The death of Funke Olakurin, daughter if Pa Fasoranti (Leader of the Pan-Yoruba Group Afenifere), who was killed by herdsmen on Benin-Ore road on Friday, has continued to generate outbursts from Yoruba elderstatesmen, one of which is the Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yoruba land Gani Adams. Gani Adams, has reacted to Funke’s death by saying that Yoruba’s were not bereft

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Sanwo-Olu Sends 25 Names Of Commissioners, Special Advisers To State Assembly For Screening

In fulfillment of his election promise to accelerate his administration’s development agenda, Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Sunday, transmitted a list of Commissioner-designates to the House of Assembly for ratification. The list contained twenty five names, who are to assume duty as Commissioners and Special Advisers upon ratification by the legislature. A statement by the Governor’s Deputy Chief Press

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