No Funds Belonging to Kogi Was Frozen – Group

The Convener, Got Your Back Nigeria, Professor Chris Mustapha Nwaokobia Jnr, has said news making  the rounds that N20bn funds belonging to Kogi State has  been frozen, is false.He stated that the fake news is a deliberate attempt at tarnishing the image of the Governor of the state, Yahaya Bello. Prof. Nwaokobia condemned in totality ” the deliberate plan by some desperate Nigerians who want to tarnish the Image of Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State.” In a statement on Friday, Prof. Chris called on  ” the EFCC to resist…

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Lekki Now Nigeria’s No 1 Hotbed of CyberCrime as EFCC Nab 402 Online Fraudsters

Lekki, the fast-developing upper middle class area of Lagos Metropolis, is emerging as the new hub of internet-related fraud. Data from the investigation activities of the Lagos Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, for the second quarter of 2021, indicates that Lekki District is the preferred location for all manner of cyber fraud syndicates. Between April and June, 2021, the Advance Fee Fraud and Cyber Crime Sections of the Command recorded a total of 402 internet-related fraud arrests. While the Advance Fee Fraud Section was responsible for…

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Woman ends 18yr marriage after husband rejects vaccination

A Cape Town woman has decided to end an 18-year-old marriage because her partner refuses to be vaccinated. Charnelle and Graham Spies of Bothasig, in Cape Town, have been married for 18 years. They say ending things has been a “very hard and difficult decision”. Charnelle said “Graham contracted Covid-19 last year and watching him deteriorate in front of me is something I don’t wish on any human.” “The virus attacked his lungs. He is also asthmatic, which made his breathing even more difficult. Seeing him leave the hospital last…

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Labour to resist increase in electricity tariff – NLC

 The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) says it will deploy the industrial mechanisms granted in labour laws for the defense of workers’ rights to resist increase in electricity tariff. The NLC President Mr Ayuba Wabba said this in a statement in Abuja on Wednesday. Wabba said that congress wished to draw attention to the wave of speculation that there were fresh plans to grant approval to Electricity Distribution Companies (DisCos) to hike electricity tariff. “It is in light of this that we dismiss the ongoing speculation on increase in electricity tariff as mere speculations. “We, however, find it prudent to put you on notice should government make true the swirling speculation by approving…

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Dare Adeleke Advises Youths to Shun Vandalism, Lauds Gov. Makinde on Sports Promotion

The Executive Chairman, Pacesetter Transport Services, Hon. Dare Adeleke has lauded Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde for promoting sports development in Oyo State. Hon Adeleke who disclosed this in Ibadan, Wednesday while addressing Journalists, said youths in the state are in good relationship with the state government resulting in a partnership which has contributed immensely to sport development in the state as well as promoting the welfare of athletes. He noted that, to sustain the developmental strides and state of the art facilities at the stadium, residents must ensure…

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Ibadan South – East Attack: Stop Blackmailing our Leader, Dare Adeleke – Group Warns Alawode

The Ibadan Youth Solidarity Movement, IYSM, has decried what it describes as an effort by some people to malign the good name of the Chairman, Oyo Pacesetters Company, Mr Dare Adeleke.In a statement signed in Ibadan by Gbolahan Ige, the group said it has watched with disturbing dismay, efforts of some PDP members to cause disaffection in the party and defame the name of Adeleke in the process.The statement reads: “Again, we the Ibadan Solidarity Youth Movement, cannot keep quiet watching activities of some people in our state.Honourable Dare Adeleke…

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Media Attacks on Dare Adeleke : The Hand of Faceless and Malicious Beings

Feel no sadness because of evil thoughts: it only strengthens those with goodwill. Judging from what is obtainable in the politics of Southwest and Oyo State. It is a big standard touch that Governor Seyi Makinde is using in Oyo State. The state is now a model to many states in Nigeria Hon Dare Adeleke is a leader of thought who could reason deeply about the happenings in Oyo State. The hand of Fifth columnist is being observed, they are clandestine group of subversive agents who attempt to undermine the…

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Calls For Dare Adeleke’s Resignation Irresponsible, He Will Not Succumb to APC’s Blackmail

The Ibadan Solidarity Youth Movement (ISYM) has condemned a statement issued by a political group, The All Progressive Congress Youth Alliance ( APC-YA ) in Oyo state for outright and blatant lies against the Chairman of Oyo Pacesetters Company, Dare Adeleke.A news report by Sahara Reporters had accused Adeleke and some other top staff or the company of allegedly selling the buses as scrap.According to the ISYM, it is either the so called APC group is too daft to read to understand or are just paid to destroy the name…

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It is Deliberate Attempt to Malign My Name, Here are the Facts – Dare Adeleke Speaks on Alleged Sale of Buses

It is with dismay and disappoinment that we read a news report published by Sahara Reporters, accusing my humble self of allegedly selling 20 busses as scrap to spare parts dealers.We wonder what has happened to investigative journalism.Does it mean that any deranged person can write a petition and take it to a reporter to publish?It would have been expected that a reputable organization such as the Sahara Reporters will go beyond an obvious news bait concocted by political enemies and done a thorough investigation before going to press.While we…

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Secondus Travails: Arapaja Speaks For South West PDP – Dare Adeleke to Bisi Olopoenia

Oyo State PDP stalwart and founding member of the party, Dare Adeleke has re-iterated that the unity of the party is Paramount to all other issues at this time that the country is desirous of a new leadership to take Nigeria out of the edge of anarchyAdeleke who stated this in a press statement issued in Ibadan, said party members are looking eagerly looking forward to the next congress where credible men with the right credentials will be elected into crucial positions.Dare Adeleke who is also Chairman, Oyo Pacesetters’ Transport…

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