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“Why Niger Deltans Do not Want To Be Part of Biafra”

Opinion By H.E Goodluck Jonathan I begin this write-up by saying that I mean no ill-thought towards the Biafran struggle or Igbos in general. What I’ve written here are mainly my personal reflections concerning the Niger Delta, especially with regards to non-Igbo groups and their stake in the Biafran movement …

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South West APC Leaders Back Open Grazing Ban, Reject Agitation For Oodua, Biafra Nation

LAGOS – Leaders of All Progressives Congress (APC) in the South West in a communique read by former Interim National Chairman of the party, Chief Bisi Akande, endorsed the resolutions of Southern Governors who met recently in Asaba, Delta State on restructuring, state police and the ban on open grazing. …

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LG Polls: PDP Clears 32 Out Of 33 Councils In Oyo State

By Seyifunmi Odunuga IBADAN – The ruling Peoples’ Democratic Party in Oyo State has won 32 out of the 33 local government areas of the state. This was announced by Chairman, Oyo State Independent Electoral Commission (OYSIEC), Mr. Isiaka Olagunju after the presentation of results by the returning officers for …

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Wale Thompson Releases “My Destiny”

By Seyifunmi Odunuga LAGOS – Arrangements have been concluded for the Juju maestro, Witty Wale Thompson to release a new Album titled: “My Destiny” The album launch alongside a concert is been packaged by Da King Music Entertainment at Sinatra Lounge and Bar, opposite Chelsea House, 16B, Ladipo Oluwole Street, …

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Death In Service Of Army Chief, Attahiru, Others Reflects Depth Of Sacrifice, Their Gallantry Would Always Be Remembered – Osinbajo

ABUJA – Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, has received the news of the death of the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. General Ibrahim Attahiru, and other military officers in an air crash on Friday, May 21, 2021 with great sadness. According to a release e-signed and made available to StarTrend …

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Oyo LG Election: APC Deprived Itself For Not Participating In Council Polls – Arapaja

By Seyifunmi Odunuga IBADAN – The new South West Zonal Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Ambassador Taofeek Arapaja, has declared that the All Progressives Congress (APC) deprived itself by neglecting the local government election in Oyo State. The former Deputy Governor of Oyo State, disclosed this while addressing …

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DEBATE OVER NIGERIA’S FUTURE CAN BE TENSE BUT MUST NOT BE POLARIZING OR TOXIC – OSINBAJO

LAGOS – Vice President Yemi Osinbajo SAN, has noted that while passionate debates over the place and future of our country can often become tense, care should be taken for them not to polarize or become toxic. According to a release e-signed and made available to StarTrend Int’l & online …

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OGUN RESIDENTS TO BENEFIT FROM FG’S COVID-19 CASH TRANSFER

ABEOKUTA – No fewer than 1,382 aged and 380 persons living with disabilities in Ogun State have been selected from the State Social Register of poor and vulnerable to receive Federal Government’s COVID-19 cash transfer, to cushion the effect of the pandemic. The State Coordinator, Ogun State Operations Coordinating Units …

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We Make 80% Of Our Sales On Jumia, Says Danami Store Owner  

By Adedoyin Giwa LAGOS – Thanks to technology and increasing penetration of the internet in Africa, e-commerce has become a major driver of the fashion and lifestyle market in Nigeria. Tunde Olaniyan, owner of Danami Fashion Store while speaking on the impact of the online marketplace on his business, stated …

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