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October 2018

Local News

Ondo Workers, Pensioners Protest Non-payment of Salaries, Pensions

Kekenapep – “ By James Sowole in Akure Activities at the Ondo State Government secretariat, Alagbaka, Akure, were temporarily grounded on Tuesday as public servants and pensioners protested alleged government’s insensitivity to the plight of workers and pensioners in the state. The two groups,…

October 16, 2018
Int'l News

Lagos Crippled by Vested Interests, Says Agbaje

Kekenapep – “ Jimi Agbaje * Predicts mass defection in APC By Adedayo Akinwale in Abuja The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic party (PDP) in Lagos State, Mr. Jimi Agbaje, has lamented that the state has been crippled by vested interests for about…

October 16, 2018
foreign gist

Gwyneth Paltrow Opens Up About Her ‘Fantastic’ Marriage

Kekenapep – “ Gwyneth Paltrow couldn’t be happier! The actress, 46, opened up in a new interview about her husband, Brad Falchuk. The two tied the knot on September 29 in a ceremony at Paltrow’s East Hamptons home. Jerry Seinfeld, Robert Downey Jr. and…

October 16, 2018
Int'l News

Fayose Honours EFCC’s Invitation over Corruption Allegations

Kekenapep – “ By Alex Enumah in Abuja The immediate past Governor of Ekiti State, Mr. Ayo Fayose, Tuesday arrived the Abuja office of the Economic and Financial Crimes commission (EFCC) to answer to corruption allegations against him by the federal government. Fayose arrived…

October 16, 2018
Local News

No Shortage of Anti-retroviral Drugs in Nigeria, Says NACA

Kekenapep – “ By Laleye Dipo in Minna The National Agency for Control of Aids (NACA) has said that there is no shortage of anti-retroviral drugs in Nigeria. The Director, Community Prevention, Care, and Support Services in NACA, Dr Alex Ogundipe, made the clarification…

October 16, 2018
Int'l News

Fayemi Sworn in as Ekiti Governor

Kekenapep – “ Former Minister of Solid Minerals, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, was Tuesday sworn in as the Ekiti State Governor by Justice Ayodeji Simeon Daramola, the Chief Judge of the state. Fayemi, a former governor of the state between 2010 and 2014, regained the…

October 16, 2018
Int'l News

East Africa Spends 8% of Revenue to Service Debt

Kekenapep – “ East African countries are now spending almost eight per cent of their revenues to service $29.42 billion loans borrowed in the past 10 years. They borrowed the money largely from China to grow their transport, communication, manufacturing and energy sectors. Analysts said the…

October 16, 2018