Governors in the South-West geopolitical zone have proposed decentralisation of the Supreme Court in the ongoing amendments to the 1999 Constitution by the National Assembly. In their memorandum through the South-West Caucus in the federal parliament, the governors are seeking establishment of six more apex courts, one in each of the […]

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said it received 542,576 online applications in the first two weeks of the resumption of its Continuous Voter Registration (CVR), which commenced on June 28, 2020. INEC chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, made the announcement at a meeting with Resident Electoral Commissioners (REC), yesterday, in […]

According to a report by Saturday PUNCH, it was learnt that the six governors in the South-West geopolitical zone convened an emergency meeting on Friday evening over current national issues. A top source, who preferred anonymity because he was not authorised to speak on the matter, told Saturday PUNCH that […]

There is currently calm in different cities across the SouthEastern part of the country as residents shunned the June 12 protest. However, the situation in SouthWest is different as protesters are occupying different cities, with security operatives struggling to maintain law and order. Daily Trust had earlier reported how the […]

There is currently calm in different cities across the SouthEastern part of the country as residents shunned the June 12 protest. However, the situation in SouthWest is different as protesters are occupying different cities, with security operatives struggling to maintain law and order. Daily Trust had earlier reported how the […]

Popular activist and Oduduwa Nation agitator, Sunday Igboho has stated that there will be no election in the Southwest in 2023 because Yorubas will never be slaves again to other races. He said this on Saturday at Ado Ekiti while addressing the crowd at the rally for Yoruba nation. Igboho […]

The Oluwo of Iwoland in Osun State, Oba Abdulrosheed Akanbi, on Wednesday, warned that South West will suffer if Nigeria breaks up now and begged youths agitating for the Yoruba nation to calm down. He said this during the official presentation of the Osun Youth Policy Document of the State […]

Chairman of Council of Amotekun Commanders in the Southwest region, Chief Adetunji Adeyeye, has said operatives of the Amotekun corps would engage in inter-state border patrol in the Southwest to ensure synergy in crime fighting. The Corps Commander of Ondo Amotekun said the synergy expected among the Southwest states would […]

A group known as the Muslim Congress has submitted a memo to the Senate Committee on the Review of the 1999 Constitution, proposing the implementation of Sharia in the southwest region. The Islamic religious law is implemented in Muslim-majority states in the Northern region, despite the constitutional provision that states […]