After lobbing brickbats against each other, PDP Govs Samuel Ortom and Bala Mohammed shared a hug before their Rivers counterpart Nyesome Wike on March 2. Their problem started weeks ago when Mohamed claimed Fulani herders armed with AK-47 rifles are merely defending themselves against amotekun and other fleshing-eating predators in forests across the southwest. In … Read moreBala, Ortom reconcile, agree only criminal herdsman ditches pump-action for AK-47 assault rifle in self-defense
The Independent National Electoral Commission has declared that Ondo Deputy Governor Ajayi Agboola won the October guber election in a manner most winners have never seen: from behind. And this is no surprise to many Nigerians watching how the loser started his losing streak in the lead-up to the election. The deputy governor lost in the … Read moreOndo: Deputy Gov. Agboola leads Jegede, Akeredolu in guber election by bottoming out in all 18 LGAs, awaits INEC foolscap
When you are a PDP ex-governor, and you go by a tropical woodsy name, and you spent eight years sitting on your bums as LP governor of Ondo, and in the dying minutes of your second term you hopped into a dying party called PDP where you then started a losing streak, first as a … Read moreMimiko is dead…not that he’s croaked or got rigour mortis all over his lank body, but dead as in how Akeredolu announces the obituary
Jimoh Ibrahim is a man of many parts. In case you only know him as a barrel-chested barrister, or as the new man-Friday of Gov Rotimi Akeredolu, you’re mistaken. He’s more. The PDP he just ditched for the APC has reeled out more of his monikers: a ne’er do well; a rolling stone; a disgrace; … Read moreThis paper tiger says he’s crossing over to help this white bear win Ondo in October. How?