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The Sex Life Of Pastors: Wives Open Up

You see him on Sunday morning well dressed in his three piece suit and looking freshly anointed. The picture you see is that of a cherub, who has just arrived from the heavens with a message for the people and would be back there soon after. Once he starts to preach, the congregation is overwhelmed with the awe he exudes. …

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Controversies trail APC membership registration

The membership registration of the All Progressive Congress continued to generate controversy nationwide as it entered the fourth day on Saturday. Reports from different parts of the country showed that many people turned out at different polling units that served as registration centres. However, there were incidents of clashes and late arrival of registration materials. Also, some political parties have …

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Fayose can’t deliver Ekiti for PDP, says Aluko

Senator Gbenga Aluko has described former Governor Ayo Fayose’s claim that he remained the only aspirant who could win Ekiti State for the Peoples Democracy Party as an empty boast. Aluko, who spoke in an interview with our correspondent on Friday through the Director General of his campaign organisation, Mr. Tunji Olatunde, said Fayose would not be able to repeat …

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Lagos communities lament poor electricity supply

Community leaders across Lagos State have expressed their dissatisfaction with the deteriorating electricity supply in the state. The News Agency of Nigeria had reported last month that the Minister of Power, Prof. Chinedu Nebo, had warned that Lagos would experience low power supply throughout January, due to repair works on vandalised pipelines. Nebo said the reopening of the pipelines would …

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Omisore declares Osun gov ambition

Senator Iyiola Omisore on Saturday declared his interest to contest for the August 9 governorship election in Osun State, with a renewed call for the replacement of the Resident Electoral Commissioner, Mr. Rufus Akeju. Thousands of people from within and outside the state gathered at the venue to witness the declaration of the former deputy governor on the platform of …

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Military campaign won’t end Boko Haram — ACF

The umbrella socio-cultural body of northern Nigeria, Arewa Consultative Forum, has said the military campaign in the North-East is not designed to end terrorism. It said it was only to reclaim territories occupied by the Boko Haram Sect. The forum said just like a former military Head of State, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), it had received complaints against military forces …

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Budget row may affect 2015 elections — Voters Assembly

The Voters Assembly, a civil society group, has raised the alarm that the ongoing row over the passage of the 2014 Appropriation Bill in the House of Representatives may affect the implementation of the 2015 elections timetable. The election monitoring group said the proposed national conference might also affect preparations for the elections. The President of the group, Mr. Mashood …

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Fayemi has no plot to rig — Wife

The wife of the Ekiti State Governor, Erelu Bisi Fayemi, has refuted the allegation that Governor Kayode Fayemi was planning to rig the June 21 governorship election in the state. The governor’s wife made the refutal on Saturday in a reaction to the allegation by the wife of a Peoples Democratic Party governorship aspirant, Princess Adetomi Adeyeye, that the Fayemi-led …

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Ezekwesili leads fight against rape

Former Minister of Education and Vice- President of the World Bank, Dr. Obiageli Ezekwesili, has taken to social media, including the micro-blogging website, Twitter, to speak out against rape. The former minister, who recently reprimanded popular comedian, Basketmouth, for a rape joke on his Facebook page, on Wednesday, first posted at about 9 pm, “Enough! It is time to act …

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Tunisia arrests suspect in murder of MP

Tunisian security forces arrested a suspect in the murder of opposition politician Mohamed Brahmi after a gun battle during an overnight raid on a hideout, the interior ministry’s spokesman said. The security forces “surrounded a house [near the capital Tunis] where a terrorist group had holed up. Following a sustained exchange of fire, four elements were arrested,” Mohamed Ali Aroui, …

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