THE NON CLEARANCE OF ELDER UBOLO OKPANACHI AND AMINU SULEIMAN ABUBAKAR BY THE KOGI STATE PDP NATIONAL ASSEMBLY SCREENING COMMITTEE: THE FAR REACHING CONSEQUENCES

By Our Correspondent The PDP National Assembly screening committee sitting in Lokoja yesterday 27th April, 2022 screened four aspirants from Kogi East: 1. Issac Alfa 2. Ubolo Okpanachi 3. Aminu Suleiman 4. Victor Adoji The result of the screening made public in Lokoja today 28th April, showed that Ubolo Okpanachi and Aminu Suleiman Abubakar were not cleared for various improprieties. According to the results, Aminu Suleiman Abubakar was not cleared because he was not known to be a registered voter in Kogi East, while Ubolo Itodo Okpanachi was not cleared…

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OYEBANJI HAS NO POWER TO SUMMON EKITI L.G. CHAIRMEN-GROUP

Against the backdrop of a recent meeting held by the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress(APC) with  Chairmen of the local governments in the State, a group, Ekiti Rebirth Organisation has taken a swipe at the candidate for his indiscretion of bestowing upon himself the powers of a sitting governor. In a statement yesterday by the president of the group, Comrade Olayiwola Aladejare, the group noted that the APC is already revealing its game plan of ensuring that there will not be a level playing field in the forthcoming…

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DAY POPULAR ACTOR YUL EDOCHIE’S DRAMATIC INTRODUCTION OF SECOND WIFE SET INTERNET ON FIRE

Popular actor, Yul Edochie on Wednesday, set the social media on fire with a dramatic introduction of his second wife and fifth child. Yul who has been married for 16 years to his childhood love, May Yul-Edochie, surprised everyone, when he unveiled a second wife, actress Judy Austin Moghalu and their son, Munachimso. The actor had written, “It’s time for the world to meet my son. His name is STAR DIKE MUNACHIMSO YUL-EDOCHIE.“Born by my second wife @JudyAustin and I love him so much, just as much as I love…

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GTCO PLC REPORTS PBT OF N54.3BILLION IN Q1 2022 UNAUDITED RESULTS

Guaranty Trust Holding Company Plc (“GTCO Plc” or “the Group”) has released its Unaudited Consolidated and Separate Financial Statements for the period ended March 31, 2022, to the Nigerian Exchange Group (NGX) and London Stock Exchange (LSE). The Group reported profit before tax of ₦54.3billion, representing an increase of 1.1% over ₦53.7billion recorded in the corresponding period March 2021. FX translation of the FCY loan book led to a drop in the Group’s net loans by 4.7% from ₦1.80trillion recorded as at December 2021 to ₦1.72trillion in March 2022. Deposit…

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SEGUN ONI BLASTS POLICE OVER EKITI SHOOTING

The governorship candidate of the leading political party in Ekiti State, the Social Democratic Party (SDP), Chief Segun Oni has berated the state Police Command over its poor handling of the ugly orgy of violence and mass shooting at the inauguration of the All Progressive Party (APC) Tuesday in Ado-Ekiti, saying “if the Police are helpless, they should say it” adding “then the people will know what to do to defend themselves.” The SDP candidate expressed shock that more than 24 hours after the criminal and barbaric act of the…

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