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Saturday, October 24, 2020
Tobiloba Kolawole As the inauguration of the 9th National Assembly draws close, some politicians have taken a different view from that of the APC chairman, Adams Oshiomhole on how the leadership election of the Senate and House of Representatives should be approached.
The controversy surrounding the arrest of suspected killers of Mrs Funke Olakunrin, daughter of Afenifere leader, Pa Fasoranti might not be over yet. Yinka Odumakin, who is Afenifere’s spokesperson on Wednesday, confirmed to echotitbits that the Federal Special Anti Robbery Squad (FSARS) indeed arrested suspects connected to the July 2019...
By Tobiloba Kolawole   A training and development organization, Purpose Power and Lifestyle Design (PPLD)  International is set to train young graduates through its Prep for Success (PFS) programme. According to the Chief Inspiration Officer of the organization,...
A former Minister of justice in the second republic, Richard Akinjide has died at 88 in Ibadan, the Oyo State Capital. News of the death of Akinjide, who first served as Federal Minister of Education in the government of former Prime Minister Tafawa Balewa was received on Tuesday. While confirming the...
The former Governor of Oyo State and immediate Deputy National Chairman of APC Abiola Ajimobi is dead Echotitbits News learnt that Chief Ajomobi who had been rumored to have died few days back, but found not to be true but on life support had  contracted the dreaded coronavirus. He later died...
President Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with Nigerians at home and in the Diaspora over the sad loss of Dr Dapo Williams, a prominent member of Nigerian UK Diaspora. In a condolence message signed by the President's Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, Buhari recalled his meeting with Dr...
Two Chinese nationals have been arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for offering bribes worth N50 million to a top official of the anti graft agency. The EFCC disclosed in a statement posted on its verified Twitter page that the suspects, Meng Wei Kun and Xu Koi,...
An aide of President Muhammadu Buhari, Lauretta Onochie on Monday condemned statements credited to the presiding Bishop of Living Faith Church Worldwide (Winners Chapel), David Oyedepo, for rejecting a section of the Company and Allied Matters Acts (CAMA) on churches. The Social Media Aide to the President, criticised Oyedepo for...
Veteran Nigerian singer Queen Salawa Abeni has exposed an unidentified individual for threatening to upload her nude pictures on the internet. The 58 years old waka musician, who came to lime light in 1976 with a debut album titled Late General Murtala Ramat Mohammed took to her verified Instagram page...
The heavy downpour in Abeokuta, which started at about 1.15 am on Saturday had destroyed property worth several millions of Naira. Among the property destroyed were part of the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library fence located at Moshood Abiola Way, Abeokuta and several properties such as electronics and personal belongings of...