I’ll support female aspirants across party lines — Aisha Buhari Wife of the President, Mrs. Aisha Buhari, has promised to support female politicians aspiring for political offices across party lines. According to a statement on Thursday by her spokesman, Suleiman Haruna, the President’s wife spoke while receiving members of a political group, the South-East Women for Buhari, at the Presidential Villa,...... read more
2019: Don't truncate Abia Charter of Equity, Ezeikpe warns politicians One of the surviving founding fathers of Abia State, and the Chairman , Abia State Advisory Council, Ezeogo Dr. Anagha Ezikpe, has advised politicians in the state to respect Abia Charter of Equity. The elder statesman who gave the advice while speaking during the 27th anniversary of the state’s creation held...... read more
My administration does not believe in palliatives and half-measures - Gov. Ikpeazu Abia state Governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, on Monday, said that the state government has unwavering commitment to excellence in delivering infrastructural development and does not believe in palliatives and half-measures. Ikpeazu said this during the Abia 27th anniversary celebration tagged “2018 Abia Day” at the International Conference Centre, Umuahia. He reassured Abians...... read more
Biafra: IPOB declares sit-at-home on Sept 14 Following what it described as ethnic and religious persecution, genocide and humiliation of Igbo and Biafran people by the Federal Government, which culminated in the incarceration of 127 women in Owerri prisons, the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has declared September 14 as ‘’a day of general strike, mourning and resistance...... read more
Police Impounds Imported Military Uniforms In Aba Abia State Commissioner of Police, Anthony Ogbizi, said the police Command has impounded a large quantity of military uniforms, allegedly imported from China. The military uniforms which were illegally brought into the country were stocked at a warehouse in Aba, the commercial hub of the state. Ogbizi said that the owner...... read more
Flood Ravages Several Houses In Kaduna Several houses have been ravaged by flood in parts of Kaduna State. The flooding occurred after a downpour on Thursday evening which lasted till Friday morning. As a result, many residents have been forced out of their homes. The incident comes weeks after the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), had issued...... read more
Preach good about Buhari – Lai Mohammed begs churches The Federal Government has appealed to churches and other religious organisations to use their platforms to propagate the achievements of the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, made the appeal at his country home, Oro, near Ilorin, Kwara, when he paid a Sallah visit...... read more
Usoro wins NBA presidency as Okafor, Ojukwu kick The Electoral Committee of the Nigerian Bar Association (ECNBA) Monday declared a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) Paul Usoro winner of NBA presidential election. The election was held by electronic voting from Saturday to Sunday. The result was announced in the early hours of Monday. Usoro polled 4,509 votes to beat Chief Arthur Obi...... read more
Govt to shut Third Mainland Bridge for four days The Lagos State Government has said the Third Mainland Bridge will be temporarily shut for four days starting from midnight of August 23 to midnight of August 26, 2018. The government explained that the measure was to make it easy for Investigative Maintenance Test to be carried out on the bridge....... read more
Police to conduct psychiatric test on FSARS officers The Deputy Inspector-General of Police in charge of operation, Joshak Habila, has met with the Special Anti-Robbery Squad commanders at the force headquarters. He used the opportunity to brief them about the planned overhaul and renaming of the squad to Federal SARS. Habila, who heads the overhaul committee set up by...... read more
UN, Buhari,Saraki, others mourn late Kofi Annan The United Nations has described the late Kofi Annan, as “a guiding force for good” and a “proud son of Africa who became a global champion for peace and all humanity.” Annan, the former Secretary-General of the World body, died after a short illness, according to a statement published on his...... read more
Governors were not elected to pay salaries alone - NGF Governors under the auspices of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum, have said that they are not elected to only pay salaries of civil servants. They argued they were also elected to provide good roads, electricity, education and other necessary amenities for the people. They said there was no way they could perform...... read more
Court threatens to imprison IGP over alleged contempt A High Court sitting in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital, presided over by Justice Ibrahim  Yusuf has threatened to imprison the Inspector General of Police, Mr Idris Ibrahim, for alleged contempt. The IG was alleged to have disobeyed the order of the court to release Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed’s Personal Assistant on...... read more
Obiano’s aide, Chima dies in his sleep A Senior Special Assistant to Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State, Mr. Randie Chima, has been reported dead. Chima, according to government sources, was found dead in his room at Nwakpodulu Avenue, Awka, the Anambra State capital.A Senior Special Assistant to Obiano on Television Documentary, Chima, was reportedly “hale and hearty” at...... read more
EFCC berates Buhari's aide for linking it to Saraki The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has berated the Special Adviser to the President on Political Matters, Senator Babafemi Ojudu, for accusing the EFCC of playing out a script written by Senate President Bukola Saraki. Ojudu had in an article titled, ‘Fifth columnists in our recent history’, accused Saraki of orchestrating...... read more
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