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Car Talk / Re: The Official Car Comparison/Recommendation Thread by slapacha: 5:03am On May 01, 2021
Whizzcute:
Hi bosses, I wish to get my first car soonest and with a budget of 2.5m . Which car is most advisable for a first timer and a young man for that budget regardless of cost of maintenance , fuel consumption and all other factors??

Nurey pleas answer this man, Someone is in the same shoes with him.
Selecting between Corolla 09 and Camry 09 tokunboh
Travel Ads / Re: My visit to Epe Resorts And Spa A Beautiful Getaway Destination in Lagos by slapacha: 2:31pm On Nov 28, 2020
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Travel / Re: My Adventurous Weekend Trip To Epe by slapacha: 3:35pm On Oct 05, 2020
BAMOFIN1:



Travelwaka, thanks for sharing.The resort looks invitingly serene for weekend getaway Did you inquire about the price of lodging in the jubilee chalet?, the security of guests and how to contact them?.

35k for the lowest price room
Politics / Re: FG To Review Salaries, Wages Of Ministries, Agencies And Parastatals - Ngige by slapacha: 5:38pm On May 25, 2020
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Politics / Re: Implementation Guidelines For Gradual Easing Of Lockdown by slapacha: 7:28pm On May 01, 2020
Ok na
Politics / Re: Implementation Guidelines For Gradual Easing Of Lockdown by slapacha: 7:27pm On May 01, 2020
We shall see

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Politics / Re: Video Of The Fire That Engulfed The Accountant-general Office In Abuja by slapacha: 2:14pm On Apr 08, 2020
Accountant general!!
Pets / Re: Healthy Pomeranian Pet Dog for Crossing (pics) by slapacha: 7:05pm On Jan 14, 2020
Freeko4:
SA

Bro that dog is a mixed prom

Your dog is Lapom

Mix breed of Lhasa Ahpso with Pomerania
Business / Re: How can I stop being broke in 2020? by slapacha: 5:50am On Jan 06, 2020
Stay indoor
Romance / Re: Guys, At What Age Will Your Tie The Knot? by slapacha: 12:47pm On Dec 20, 2019
Elbone2:

You can live how you want to my dear...However you never know what to expect or how you will feel in marriage or in years to come being married so always leave the door open to change your minds.
No one ever forces anyone to get married....People do so by choice So no big deal if u start having issues,u can settle ur differences like adults.
Besides Divorce is there for a reason.

I have been following your comments here

Your comments so far are incoherent and it’s obvious that you’re dumb. You just want to contribute on the topic At all cost. It’s better you mopped at the thread than to display folly.

No sense in what you’ve posted so far
Politics / Re: Ambode Drags Lagos Assembly To Court Over Probe by slapacha: 7:47am On Oct 30, 2019
Ambode

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Politics / Re: Is There A Proccess To Take Abandoned Cars Off Our Streets by slapacha: 5:10pm On Oct 25, 2019
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Politics / Re: FIRS: Tunde Fowler Dragged To Court, Asked To Vacate Office, Return Salaries by slapacha: 7:05pm On Sep 28, 2019
Tinubu pushed this man

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Politics / Re: Ambode: Between EFCC’s Noose And Lagos Assembly’s Dagger by slapacha: 9:59am On Sep 22, 2019
Ambode the best governor Lagos State ever had.

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Politics / Re: Three Months Enough To Know Any Leader’s Direction – Jimi Agbaje by slapacha: 11:15am On Sep 06, 2019
GavelSlam:
Jimi for 2023... grin

You just like making trouble

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Politics / Re: Budgit: Fg’s Personnel Cost Rises To N2.1tn by slapacha: 4:07pm On Sep 03, 2019
A welcome development
Politics / Re: Olawale Oluwo: Tinubu Vs Ambode - What Really Happened - Ex-Commissioner Reveals by slapacha: 6:17pm On Aug 22, 2019
*TINUBU IS LAGOS PERMANENT GOVERNOR*

*.... AMBODE IS QUIET OUT OF RESPECT FOR PEOPLE, BUHARI & OSINBAJO - Oluwo*

Former Commissioner for Energy and Mineral Resources in Lagos State, Mr. Olawale Oluwo, has stated categorically that government in Lagos State starts and ends in the house of the leader of All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Ahmed Tinubu. Oluwo, who spoke at Afang Summit, organised by a Lagos-based investment banker, Mr. Joseph Edgar, also gave insight into the power play that denied former Lagos State Akinwumi Ambode his second term bid.

In his words, “Part of the things we were doing before they stopped our government was building terminals and bus depots all over the state. If completed, the project will take out completely those garages that have been there for decades. It’s those garages that are producing touts. There is no need for National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW).

“The NURTW makes N82 billion every year from Lagos, which is almost 10 per cent of our budget. So, these things would have eliminated the commercial danfo, the molue, tricycle, and okada and the same guys will be the ones running the new transport system. We never used to ride okada. So, why would okada be normal? this is one of the things we were trying to eliminate. The okada and agbero we see today were not in that future.

“I think the Lagos of three to four years may not be the Lagos of the last three to four years. Lagos will change; the change will be tough, rough, and I believe it will be bloody. It will be delusional to think you want to go and do a struggle and you are thinking of coming back. Until you are able to make coming back home a probability, you are not qualified to lead the struggle. You might be qualified to be a supporter or sympathizer of a struggle but you can’t be at the forefront, because nothing good comes easy. Do you think they will leave power and move on?”

On why the powers that-be moved against Ambode, Oluwo said, “Don’t judge a man you don’t know and you have never met before. People manipulate people to destroy people and they succeeded in doing that to Ambode.

“Ambode deliberately decided not to talk. So, it’s not balanced. One side was busy feeding the public with a negative story. I was not only a government official, I was also close to him and I was a member of his kitchen cabinet. I know the time he will talk will come. Ambode has made his own determination not to talk for now.”

On how Ambode became Lagos State governor, Oluwo recounted his meeting with Delta State-born businessman, Mr. Albert Okumagba who “told me that Ambode would be governor of Lagos in 2012 and I laughed. I told him then that even if I don’t know who would be governor of Lagos, I know those who would not be governor, that if they were sharing it for free Ambode was one of those who cannot rule Lagos. And I did not work for Ambode during the primary. I worked for the former Speaker Lagos Assembly, Mr. Adeyemi Ikuforiji, because he is my maternal cousin and I gave him my commitment in 2007 that I would support him in anything.

“I never knew Ambode until Okumagba introduced me to him in 2011 when I took a proposal to his house, and I think at that period, Asiwaju Tinubu had told Ambode that he would be governor of the state. So, Ambode is not the kind of guy they woke up from sleep to be the state governor. I didn’t believe it when I was told. I didn’t work for him during the primary because I did not believe Tinubu was behind him.”

Oluwo also spoke about the battle Mr. Babatunde Raji Fashola fought before securing his second term.

According to him, “I don’t want to believe that Tinubu has the intention of making anybody a governor and then give him a second term. Fashola was not meant to go for the second term. There was a plan to stop Fashola; I was in Ikuforiji’s camp at that time and Asiwaju told him to start preparing. Whatever that meant, I don’t know, and Ikuforiji was the only one that came to contest against Fashola during the primary. So, people say probably it was because of Fashola’s popularity that earned him a second term. The answer is, ‘no!’ It had nothing to do with that. It’s just that that thing (federal might), Asiwaju did not have it in 2011. That was what made him succumb to Fashola going for the second term; he had it (federal might) in 2015. If the party had been in power in 2011, Fashola would never have gone back, because these guys (Fashola and Ambode) are technocrats. They don’t have any party of their own; they don’t have structure. PDP was ready to give Fashola the ticket before Asiwaju ran back.”

Oluwo also spoke on the Afang Summit’s theme, ‘The Economy: What Hope?’, saying, “Anybody can build a structure but a man that has access to state’s money to build a structure is different. If Ambode had known a year earlier that he won’t come back, it would have been a different thing, because they sold a dummy to him and to all of us but I didn’t believe them and I told my people that they were being deceived. Ambode did not fight because of Buhari. One, Ambode didn’t know that Buhari would be aloof and will not get himself involved. Two, he had too much respect for Vice President Yemi Osinbajo.

“They sold Ambode a dummy, that the ticket will be given to him, but they just wanted to shake him and they were sending people to tell him, ‘don’t worry, you are too popular to be stopped.’”

Oluwo also spoke about the relationship between Ambode and Lagosians, noting, “There are things Lagosians didn’t like. Refuse became a disaster; they didn’t like the Land Use Charge, but that doesn’t affect the ticket of a political party. The refuse problem is not as serious as killings under Buhari. As long as you are on the right platform of a political party and they have money they can share, some Nigerians will sell their votes and look the other way and let you write the result. That is the level of our development at this time.

“Yes, mistakes were made on Visionscape, but in every reform, you are displacing vested interests. They would fight back and take you down or destroy the programme. Visionscape has its own problem, but they escalated it. But one thing is sure, Lagos will go back to Vissionscape reform; they may repackage it, do the naming ceremony for it but they will surely go back because that is the only way to manage waste and the transportation programme we put together.”

On what Ambode would have done differently if he had realised early that he would not get the ticket of the party, Oluwo said, “Forget about the party leaders; they don’t count. That thing they call Governor’s Advisory Council (GAC) is a toothless bulldog; they don’t have one per cent relevance in the scale of hundred. Ambode was too popular for them. So, what Abode should have done was to have gone to his principal to say, oga, anything you do, we are going into this second term together, give me my second term and I will give you everything you want’. The truth is that Ambode never had any issue with Tinubu; it was people that came in between them.

“Nobody has power in Lagos outside Bourdillon. If Ambode had given the impression that he was ready to fight, they would sit him down. It is about power and resources; power does not belong to these people. The lesson learned is that you can be given something on a platter of gold, but you may not sustain it on a platter of gold.”

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Politics / Re: Buhari's PA, Bashir Ahmad, Reacts To Alleged Sack By Presiden by slapacha: 5:26pm On Aug 20, 2019
Where’s the reaction
Politics / Re: Ambode Reacts To EFCC Searching His House, Says No Cause For Alarm by slapacha: 3:38pm On Aug 20, 2019
Lalasticlala

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Politics / Re: EFCC Raids Ambode's Residence [PHOTOS] by slapacha: 11:15am On Aug 20, 2019
OmoManU:

That’s his Epe home, his village....his main residence is at park view in Ikoyi don’t dull
That’s not his home. It’s a street behind his residence
Celebrities / Re: Skales Expecting A Child With Neza, His Rwandan Girlfriend (Photos) by slapacha: 3:08pm On Aug 13, 2019
Skalooo. Fake ass nigga

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TV/Movies / Re: BBNaija: Khafi Is A Sex Addict - Gedoni (Nigerians React) by slapacha: 11:39pm On Jul 30, 2019
Checked86:
Kiss and tell just to feel important. Idiiiioot. That is by the way, In that Delta soap Ad, there is one girl in skyblue tracksuit. She can dance and her body too set. please i need a close pic of her. she dances in my head

Go check her on Instagram bro @liquorose

Thank me later

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Politics / Re: Ambode Speaks On Dumping APC For PDP by slapacha: 8:06am On Jul 30, 2019
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Sports / Re: Jay-Jay Okocha In Court On Money Laundering Charges In Aberdeen, Scotland by slapacha: 8:13pm On Jun 01, 2019
midolian:
Stop disgracing yaself, pls grin grin grin grin

[s]Try to find out the many ways to use coloration in a sentence before you jumping into conclusion that you know it all[/s]

Yenyenyen
Sports / Re: Jay-Jay Okocha In Court On Money Laundering Charges In Aberdeen, Scotland by slapacha: 7:42pm On Jun 01, 2019
midolian:
Saw it on Saharareporters too...chai grin
http://saharareporters.com/2019/06/01/jay-jay-okocha-lands-scotland-court-over-money-laundering-charges

Our developing bloodas and crime grin

No matter how successful, there is always this crime coloration their success takes on. Trying to separate them from crime is like trying to skin a goat alive without killing it.

Correlation
Politics / Re: Gender Inequality In Nigerian Politics (1999 Vs 2015 Vs 2019) by slapacha: 4:33pm On Apr 29, 2019
Orisirisi
Crime / Re: Breaking: Inspector Dismissed For Killing, Declared Wanted by slapacha: 9:15pm On Apr 18, 2019
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Politics / Re: If Am The President Of Nigeria Today by slapacha: 2:53pm On Mar 28, 2019
Space
Politics / Re: 3 Dead Many Injured In Ikota VGC Riot! by slapacha: 2:49pm On Mar 28, 2019
Riot for what?
Op come and give the full details

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