11 parties ask court to stop July 24 Lagos LG Election over disfranchisement

Eleven political parties have asked a Lagos Federal High Court, to stop the scheduled July 24, Local government election in Lagos State, due to the failure of the Lagos State Independent Election Commission (LASIEC) to register them for the Election. The 11 political parties are: Alliance for Social Democrats; All Grand Alliance Party; Change Advocacy Party; Mega Party of Nigeria; Progressive People’s Alliance; Save Nigeria Congress; We The People’s Nigeria; Young Democratic Party; Advanced Congress of Democrats and Mass Movement of Nigeria. Joined as defendants/respondents in the suit numbered FHC/L/CS/569/21…

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Runsewe commends Gov Oyetola on Osun Adire Day

Director General, National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC) Otunba Segun Runsewe, says the reawakening of cultural fashion by Osun state governor, Gboyega Oyetola, deserves national accolades. From August 27, Governor Oyetola has made it compulsory for all public and civil servants to wear the osun state variant of local Adire fabric, known as “Adire Eleko” to work as a way to revive the dying Cultural fashion of the people, noted for their artistic and Cultural tourism endowments. Otunba Segun Runsewe who is also the President, Africa region of the…

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