How A Nigerian Governor’s $5,000 ‘Gift’ Cost 15 African Journalists Their Jobs At VOA

The trouble started on January 9, 2018, when a brown envelope containing $5,000 was allegedly handed over to a staff member of the Hausa section of the Voice of America (VOA) in Washington DC by a member of the entourage of a Nigerian governor who was granted an interview. The money was shared among all […]

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Shittu blows hot, reveals why APC, Ajimobi blocked him from contesting Oyo governorship primary

The Minister of Communication, Adebayo Shittu, has alleged that Governor Abiola Ajimobi, is against his governorship ambition for fear of being jailed. Shittu made the allegation during an interview on Channels Television’s Sunday Politics. “Abiola Ajimobi thinks and has been telling his supporters that if Adebayo Shittu succeeds him, he will be jailed,” he said. […]

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Saraki reacts as thugs disrupt Kwara PDP governorship primary

Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has narrated how the governorship primary election of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), was disrupted by thugs on Sunday. PDP cancelled its guber primary, following a confrontation between supporters of two leading aspirants. The exercise had been going on smoothly in Ilorin, until some loyalists of Bolaji Abdullahi and Razak Atunwa, […]

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