This is a Nigerian newspaper published in Ibadan. The newspaper was established in 1949 by
Late Chief Obafemi Awolowo and is the oldest surviving private newspapers in the country. During the colonial era, the paper served as the mouthpiece for Obafame’s populist welfare programmes. The paper also played a crucial role in defending the interests of Yoruba community in a period when ethnic groups were struggling for ascendancy. The newspaper covers politics, women, styles and other important topics. This newspaper is one amongst the most credible mouth-piece of the teeming Nigerian people. The newspaper aims to remain the best paper with highest quality of value-added service in news gathering and disseminating information to each Nigerian.