Ekiti State is the latest member of the Open Government Partnership (OGP) community in Nigeria. Ekiti State under the leadership of Dr. Kayode Fayemi recently was recently admitted into the  group of States in Nigeria that are members of the global initiative. OGP is essentially geared towards promoting transparency and  inclusive governance while also harnessing new technologies for effective service…

Adetayo Adeleke-Adedoyin is the Head of Special Projects at the Development Agenda for Western Nigeria, also known as the DAWN Commission. The commission played an integral role in the formation of the South-west regional security outfit recently launched. The commission is also the coordinating agency at the regional level. In this interview, he spoke to PREMIUM TIMES on the specific…

…it is mischievous to tag outfit as Yoruba police “Insecurity is not our way of life in the southwest. This is the region that has been exposed to the outside world for about 700 years ago. ...in the western region not only Yoruba live here. Every region lives here because we are an accommodating region. If you live here, under…

The Board of Odu’a Investment Company Limited has re-appointed Mr Adewale Raji as the Group Managing Director for another 5 years. Mr Adewale Raji was appointed the Group Managing Director of Odua for a term of five years from 1st June 2014 with provision for renewal for another term subject to performance.  The five year tenure of Mr Adewale Raji…

The Director General, Development Agenda for Western NIgeria (DAWN) Commission, Mr Seye Oyeleye, has revealed how personnel of the Western Nigeria Security Network codenamed Amotekun, will be paid. Oyeleye revealed on Your View, a breakfast talk show on TVC on Monday that each state government will recruit and remunerate the personnel according to its security needs. He added that no…