Governor Seyi Makinde Says Oyo Anti-Corruption Law Will “Keep Us In Check, Hold Us Accountable”

👤 By Abdul Tukur, DENISAURUS News The Governor of Oyo State, Seyi Makinde, has said that the anti-corruption law he signed will keep his government “in check.” Governor Makinde, who was elected in 2019, argues that “corruption kills the society.” He said “when money meant for projects, salaries and certain developmental initiatives are diverted, we miss the… Read More Governor Seyi Makinde Says Oyo Anti-Corruption Law Will “Keep Us In Check, Hold Us Accountable”

Queen Sarah Bulus: Taraba’s Quintessential Humanitarian

👤 By News Taraba The most beautiful people we have known are those who have known defeat, known suffering, known struggle, known loss, and have found their way out of the depths. These persons have an appreciation, sensitivity, and an understanding of life that fills them with compassion, gentleness, and a deep concern for humanity. Beautiful… Read More Queen Sarah Bulus: Taraba’s Quintessential Humanitarian

Uzor Kalu To Keep His Senate Seat Despite 12-Year Prison Sentence

👤 By Abdul Tukur DENISAURUS News Orji Uzor Kalu, the representative for Abia North, will be allowed to keep his seat in the upper chamber, despite his recent 12 year-sentence for corruption. The former Governor of Abia, who became a chief whip under the All Progressives Congress, will also continue to receive a salary from prison. According… Read More Uzor Kalu To Keep His Senate Seat Despite 12-Year Prison Sentence

Former Rivers Governor Rotimi Amaechi Was Beaten By IPOB Members In Spain, Group Leader Confirms

👤 By Abdul Tukur DENISAURUS News Rotimi Amaechi, a  former Governor of Rivers state and current Minister of Transportation, was attacked by members of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, in Spain, the spokesperson of the group has confirmed.  Emma Powerful, IPOB’s spokesperson said “yes” it was them who attacked the Nigerian Minister. The group which is… Read More Former Rivers Governor Rotimi Amaechi Was Beaten By IPOB Members In Spain, Group Leader Confirms

OPINION: Politicians In Nigeria Need To Listen To Critics Not Shun Or Fight Them

👤 By Adenike Lucas, DENISAURUS News I realised something this week, our political space has been overtaken by praise singers. Sycophants who abuse you just because you don’t support their political benefactors / leaders.  I have been studying this trend for a while now, but the problem really became more apparent to me, when I saw what… Read More OPINION: Politicians In Nigeria Need To Listen To Critics Not Shun Or Fight Them

BIG INTERVIEW: Nigerian Youths Are Waiting For Power To Be Served A La Carte To Them, But That Wouldn’t Happen (Long Read)

👤 By Adenike Lucas, DENISAURUS News We have all heard that popular saying: “it is our turn.” In fact, in the political scene from Lagos to Oyo, Calabar, Enugu, Abuja, Kwara, or Kaduna, you would often hear ambitious youths say something like “it is time for us to take over the leadership of Nigeria from these old leaders.” Well,… Read More BIG INTERVIEW: Nigerian Youths Are Waiting For Power To Be Served A La Carte To Them, But That Wouldn’t Happen (Long Read)

EFCC CHAIR: Ibrahim MAGU Gets Another Challenger As Anti-graft Boss From An ACP

👤 EXCLUSIVE: Adenike Lucas and Danjuma Aliyu, DENISAURUS News A new name has joined those wanting to become the next boss at the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, DENISAURUS News has been exclusively told. The Assistant Commissioner of Police, ACP, who is going to challenge Ibrahim Mustafa Magu, a man that was rejected twice by lawmakers, because… Read More EFCC CHAIR: Ibrahim MAGU Gets Another Challenger As Anti-graft Boss From An ACP

INTERVIEW: “Because You’re A Governor Does Not Mean You Can’t Listen To Advice,” Says Segun Showunmi

👤 By Adenike Lucas, DENISAURUS News  Segun Showunmi, spokesperson to a former Nigerian Vice President insists that the public letter which he wrote to Prince Dapo Abiodun, the Governor of Ogun was to wake him from “slumber” and charge him into action.  Mr Showunmi, who spoke to DENISAURUS News over the telephone, had outlined in his letter… Read More INTERVIEW: “Because You’re A Governor Does Not Mean You Can’t Listen To Advice,” Says Segun Showunmi