Breaking: President Buhari elected ECOWAS chairman

President Muhammadu Buhari has been elected the chairman of the Economic Community of West African State (ECOWAS). He was elected at the 53rd ordinary session of the ECOWAS Authority of Heads of State and Government in Lome, Togo. A diplomatic source had said at a dinner on Monday night, some of the West African diplomats […]

BREAKING……Gov. Ahmed defects to PDP

  Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed on Tuesday defected to the People’s Democratic Party(PDP), ROYAL NEWS reports. The governor in a statement signed by Dr. Muyideen Akorede, the Senior Special Assistant on Media and Communicationsa said: “having realized that the All Progressive Congress (APC) can longer serve as a platform for achieving the aspirations and […]

N15bn: Sokoto court frees Bafarawa

Justice Bello Abbas of Sokoto state high court on Tuesday, July 31, acquitted former governor of the state, Alhaji Attahiru Bafarawa and two three others over the N15 billion corruption case. It was gathered that the Judge while delivering judgment submitted that all evidence presented before the court were not enough to convict the Attahiru […]

Kwarans set for 300, 000 march against bad governance

NO fewer than 300, 000 Kwarans are expected to participate in a peaceful rally scheduled to hold tomorrow (Wednesday) in Ilorin the state capital, ROYAL NEWS has gathered. According information circulated by an activist group, Save Kwara Group, “This is to notify the good people and lover of Kwara state to join the *savekwaragroup* in […]

APRA, NAF set to collaborate on capacity building for officers

The African Public Relations Association (APRA) is set to collaborate with the authority of the Nigerian Airforce (NAF) to work out capacity building programmes for officers in the  Nigerian Airforce. ROYAL NEWS reports that this development will further conscious of the need for responsive and timely information management on counterinsurgency and air operations. The President of […]

ADP Condemns Invasion Of Benue State House Assembly, Clamp Down On NASS

….Says Nigerians Must Rise To Defend Democracy The Action Democratic Party (ADP) has condemned the invasion of the Benue State Assembly by some lawmakers who wanted to truncate a democratically elected government. ADP described the action to illegally topple elected government in the state, alarmed in a statement issued in Lagos on Monday by the […]

Kwara APC excos kick against dissolution order

The All Progressives Congress in Kwara State has rejected and dismissed the purported dissolution of party at the ward, local government and state levels in Kwara State by the Adams Oshiomole – led National Working Committee (NWC) as not only outrightly unlawful but also null and void. According to the Spokesman of the dissolved Kwara APC, […]

Watch Out…. Kwara Assembly Members, LGs Chairmen to defect from APC on Tuesday

Barring any last minute change, members of the Kwara state house of assembly will tomorrow, (Tuesday) defect from the All Progressives Congress, (APC) and join the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP). ROYAL NEWS exclusively gathered that chairmen of the 16 local government areas of the state will also follow suit thereby announcing the wave of mass […]

Chief Imam of Ilorin is hale and hearty

The Chief Imam of Ilorin, Dr. Muhammad Bashir Soliu is hale and hearty., ROYAL NEWS reports. This is contained in a statement issued on Monday by the National Secretary of Shehu Alimi Foundation for Peace and Development, Mallam Abdulazeez Arowona. The statement noted that the rumour making the rounds that the highly respected cleric is […]