Month: April 2019

Hon. Ayoola Boosts Ajegunle Theatre with N.5m

The Executive Chairman, Ajeromi-Ifelodun local government Council, Hon. Fatai Adekunle Ayoola yesterday, Monday, April 29, 2019 gave a lifeline to the theatre world in Ajegunle with a donation of N500,000 (five hundred thousand naira). In an event to commemorate the World Dance Day held at Iyalode Street, Ajegunle, the Ajegunle Theatre Artiste Forum (ATAF) in collaboration with their parent body, Guild of Nigerian Dancers (EKOGOND) gave commanding performances much to the admiration of the mammoth crowd as they had that environment on lock-down. All types of dances from major ethnic groups in Nigeria and beyond were on display with...

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Release Dasuki, El-Zakzaky, Leah Sharibu; CAN Tells Federal Government

The Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, has called on the Federal Government to release the leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, IMN, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky and former National Security Adviser under ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, Sambo Dasuki. Reverend Samson Ayokunle, President of CAN, gave the call while addressing a press conference in Ogbomoso, Oyo State, at the weekend. Ayokunle also urged the Federal Government to ensure the release of the Christian schoolgirl Boko Haram kidnapped from Dapchi, Borno State, last year, Leah Sharibu. He enjoined government to negotiate with the insurgents and secure Sharibu’s release as well as the remaining...

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HKT Thanks Leaders and the People of Ajegunle

Winner of Saturday’s Federal House of Representatives Rerun in Ajeromi-Ifelodun Federal Constituency, Hon. Kolawole Musbau Taiwo was full of praise for the leaders of his party, the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the good people of Ajegunle who turned out in their numbers to support him. Speaking to Community Watch Plus, HKT as he is fondly called said his victory wouldn’t have been possible if the leaders of the Party did not stand behind him. “Today’s victory was made possible first to the Almighty and the leaders who stood beside me against all odds,” he began. “I have never...

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Nigeria Sends 76 Professors To Serve In Ugandan Universities

The Nigerian High Commission in Kampala has said they have deployed 76 Nigerian professors on the request of the government of Uganda to help develop capacity in four of Uganda’s universities. Addressing journalists at the High Commission’s offices in Kampala on Friday, Mr Lawel Bappah, the director of programmes at the Directorate of Technical Aid Corps at the Nigerian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, said the professors are here under Nigeria’s Technical Aid Cooperation programme, through which the country deploys expatriates to African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) countries to develop expertise in areas where the recipient countries are lacking. “This...

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April 27 Rerun Will be Peaceful – Ayoola Assures

The Executive Chairman, Ajeromi-Ifelodun LGA, Hon. Fatai Adekunle Ayoola has assured the good people of Ajeromi-Ifelodun and its environs that the Federal House of Representatives rerun elections will be peaceful. This he said in his office when asked by our correspondent on the supplementary election for the Federal House of Representatives scheduled for tomorrow, April 27, 2019. “I want to assure my people that tomorrow’s rerun will be very peaceful and as such they should have nothing to fear” he began. “The rerun as we see it today has truly sparked off lots of comments especially on social media...

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