32-Year-Old Adebo Ogundoyin Emerges Oyo Speaker

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Members of the Oyo State House of Assembly on Monday unanimously elected a 32-year-old lawmaker from Ibarapa East constituency, Debo Ogundoyin as the speaker of the house. Ogundoyin, a second term lawmaker, emerged as the Speaker shortly after the Governor, Mr. Seyi Makinde inaugurated the Assembly on Monday morning. Ogundoyin came to the 8th Assembly [...]

Who Sold Nigeria To The British For £865k In 1899?

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This is the story of the first oil war, which was fought in the 19th century, in the area that became Nigeria. All through the 19th century, palm oil was highly sought-after by the British, for use as an industrial lubricant for machinery. Remember that Britain was the world’s first industrialised nation, so they needed [...]

Goldwin Emefiele | Buhari Extends CBN Governor’s Tenure

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Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari has nominated the governor of Central Bank of Nigeria Godwin Emefiele for another term. Emefiele’s reappointment nomination letter was read by Senate President Abubakar Bukola Saraki, during Thursday plenary. Buhari, in the letter, urged the Senate to consider Emefiele’s reappointment having completed his first term in office. The President’s request would [...]