693 results found for Chief David Olusoga

Indigenous oil coy sponsors 3,000 eye surgeries in 10 years

NO fewer than 3,757 persons have so far benefitted from the free medical eye surgery carried out by Seplat Energy PLC, an indigenous oil company in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 hrs ago | seen 34 times

Tags: Seplat Energy PLC,Mr. Jude Mordi,Chief Patrick Ukah,Mr John Onyekama,Dr. Chioma Nwachukwu,Mr. Emmanuel Otokhine

Senatorial primary: Gov. Ikpeazu emerges PDP candidate for Abia South

 GOV. Okezie Ikpeazu on Tuesday picked the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) ticket to contest for Abia South Senatorial District seat in the 2023 general election. The News... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 hrs ago | seen 45 times

Tags: Gov. Okezie Ikpeazu,Chief Ndidi Okereke

FG To Maximize Local Content Opportunities In Midstream/Downstream Sectors

THE Federal Government has expressed firm determination to fully catalyzeinvestments in the midstream and downstream sectors of the petroleum sector, with a view to creating employment... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 hrs ago | seen 44 times

Tags: Engr. Simbi Kesiye Wabote, Chief Timipre Sylvagave,NCDMB,

PWDs set to sue INEC if excluded from electoral process

AS the June 18 Governorship election draws near in Ekiti State, Persons With Disabilities, (PWDs) have threatened to sue INEC if they are not included in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 20 hrs ago | seen 28 times

Tags: Kayode Owolabi, David Anyaele

Sylva, stakeholders dialogue on 1.4mbpd refining target

THE Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Chief Timipre Sylva, on Monday, engaged oil and gas stakeholders on actualising Nigeria’s domestic refining target of 1.4 million... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 96 times

Tags: Chief Timipre Sylva, Mr Francis Ogaree, Mr Farouk Ahmed

NGO to Gov Ugwuanyi: Don’t Choose A Successor Who Will Come After You

A group of concerned Enugu persons has advised Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State to be careful with the choice of a successor, otherwise he could... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 31 times

Tags: Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, Professor Geoffrey Ejiofor, PDP, Governor Rochas Okorocha, Chief Uche Nwosu, Chief Jim Nwobodo

1,142 food marketers get haulage facilities

KOGI State Coordination Office of Agro-Processing, Productivity Enhancement and Livelihood Improvement Support Project (APPEALS) has facilitated distribution of 39 haulage facilities to 87 marketing groups to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 85 times

Tags: Alexander Atama, David Apeh, Yahaya Bello, Sanni Ozomata, Edward  Onoja

2023: PDP holds parallel primaries in Edo

THE Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Edo on Sunday joined its counterparts across the country to conduct primaries to elect candidates for the state assembly as... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 35 times

Tags: Peoples Democratic Party, Gov. Godwin Obaseki, Chief Dan Orbih, Mr. Adaze Ewanta, Mr. Uyi Omosigho, Mr. Jimoh Ijegbai, Mr. Sunny Aguebor

Delta: Anyafulu, Esenwah, emerge PDP candidates for Oshimili South, North constituencies

MRS Bridget Anyafulu and Mr Frank Esenwah have emerged Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidates, for the Delta House of Assembly, for Oshimili South and North constituencies... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 27 times

Tags: Mrs Bridget Anyafulu, Mr Frank Esenwah, Mr Shadrach Rapu, Chief Shimite Bello, Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa, Mr Shadrach Rapu, Mr Ikechukwu Maduemezia

Self-confidence will give us edge in UCL final, Real Madrid’s Alaba says

Real Madrid defender David Alaba believes the record 13-time winners can prevail over Liverpool in Saturday’s UEFA Champions League final match because of their self-confidence and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 45 times

Tags: Real Madrid, David Alaba, Carlo Ancelotti.Bayern Munich,

Anthony Albanese sworn in as Australia’s 31st prime minister

Australia’s Labour Party leader Anthony Albanese was sworn in on Monday to become the country’s 31st prime minister following his victory in Saturday’s federal election.   Albanese, joined... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 21 times

Tags: Anthony Albanese, Labour Party, Scott Morrison, Penny Wong, Jim Chalmers, Katy Gallagher, Richard Marles, David Hurley,

Ebonyi will not belong to Biafra – Umahi

GOVERNOR David Umahi has described the agitation of the outlawed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), as nonsense. The outlawed group, which has been blamed for the rising... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 29 times

Tags: Nnamdi Kanu, David Umahi

House of Reps member loses bid to return to Abuja for fifth tenure

THE ambition of Dr Pat Asadu representing Nsukka/Igboeze South Federal constituency to return to the House of Representative in 2023  for the fifth time suffered a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 63 times

Tags: Dr Pat Asadu, Mr Chinedu Onu, Mr Clinton Isiwu, Chief Vita Abba

NNPC Weekly: High expectations as Buhari unveils new NNPC

ACTIVITIES for the week at the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPC Ltd), started with a cheering news that President Muhammadu Buhari will unveil the new... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 151 times

Tags: Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Malam Mele Kyari, NNPC Ltd, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, Chief Timipre Sylva, Sen. Margery Chuba-Okadigbo, Dr ABC Orjiako, Mr Roger Brown, Sen. Margrey Okadigbo

APC clarifies membership of governorship aspirants in Plateau

THE Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Plateau, Chief Rufus Bature, says all contestants for governorship ticket on the platform of the party are... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 67 times

Tags: APC, Chief Rufus Bature, Dr Nentawe Yilwatda

Why I resigned as Ondo SDP chairman — Ogunbameru

 THE immediate past Chairman of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) in Ondo State, Prince Dele Ogunbameru, says that he resigned his position to foster unity in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 95 times

Tags: Mr Dele Thomas, Chief Korede Duyile, Mrs Rachael Ajayi, Dr Sola Agboola

27 Ebonyi APC aspirants allege plans to disqualify them from primaries

TWENTY- Seven All Progressives Congress (APC) House of Assembly aspirants in Ebonyi, have alleged plans by the screening committee to disqualify them from the primary election... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 74 times

Tags: Mr Chukwuoji Igodo, Chief Stanley Okoro-Emegha,

Maverick Politician, Arthur Nzeribe laid to rest

THE remains of maverick politician and astute businessman, late Chief Francis Arthur Nzeribe was on Saturday, laid to rest at his country home of Oguta, in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 58 times

Tags: Gov. Hope Uzodimma, Mr Emeka Ihedioha, Chief Francis Arthur Nzeribe, Chief George Muoghalu, Mr Ikedi Ohakim

2023: APC screens 38 Assembly aspirants in Anambra

THE All Progressive Congress (APC) has commenced the screening of 38 aspirants for 2023 House of Assembly election in Anambra State. The two-day exercise started on Thursday... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 52 times

Tags: Chief Basil Ejidike, Dalhatu Baba-Adama

Lalong signs VAPP bill, inauagurates Judicial Service Commission

GOV. Simon Lalong of Plateau has signed the Violence Against Persons Prohibition (VAPP) billinto law in the state. The governor, who signed the bill at Government House,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 93 times

Tags: David Mann, Grand Khadi, Chrysanthus Ahmadu, Simon Lalong

Ogun commissioner assures Igbo community of govt. support

 THE Ogun Commissioner for Transportation, Mr Gbenga Dairo, on Thursday said that the present administration would continue to operate an all-inclusive government in its activities and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 33 times

Tags: Gov. Dapo Abiodun, Chief Samuel Duruoha, Mr Gbenga Dairo, Monday Chukwudi,

2023: Mark calls for peaceful PDP primaries

Sen. David Mark, Chairman, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) 2023, National Convention Organising Committee, has urged party faithful to imbibe the spirit of sportsmanship to ensure peaceful... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 72 times

Tags: Sen. David Mark, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Paul Mumeh,

Gunmen kill four, set building ablaze in Ebonyi

GUNMEN yesterday killed four persons in Ekpaomaka in Ikwo council of Ebonyi State. They also set a building ablaze.   Mr Steve Orogwu, Chairman of Ikwo Local Government Council... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 109 times

Tags: David Umahi , Francis Ogbonna Nwifuru, Steve Orogwu

Sanwo-Olu declares total ban on okada, 115 impounded

GOVERNOR Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State Wednesday imposed a fresh and total ban on commercial motorcycles popularly known as okada on all highways across six Local... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 36 times

Tags: CSP Shola Jejeloye, Philip Balogun, David Imoh, Babajide Sanwo-Olu

ADP Chairman in Ekiti dumps party

THE Chairman of the Action Democratic Party, (ADP) in Ekiti State, Mr Abegunde Olakunle, has dumped the party barely a week after the deputy governorship candidate,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Mr Abegunde Olakunle, Mr Idowu Afuye, Chief Abegunde Emmanuel Olakunle, Action Democratic Party

2023: I will grow agriculture, revamp economy- Amaechi

AN All Progressives Congress (APC)  presidential aspirant, Chief Rotimi Amaechi, has promised to grow the nation’s economy by revamping the agricultural sector if he wins the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 68 times

Tags: All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Rotimi Amaechi, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, Dakuku Peterside, Stanley Ohajuru,

World Hypertension Day: CMD urges Nigerians above 40 to regularly check BP

DR Shomade Taofeek, the Chief Medical Director (CMD) of State Hospital,Ota in Ogun State, has advised Nigerians above 40 years to regularly check their blood pressure... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 50 times

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2023: My experience under Buhari places me ahead of others – Osinbajo

 PROF. Yemi Osinbajo says his experience as Nigeria’s Vice President in the last seven years under President Muhammadu Buhari has placed him in high pedestal to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 63 times

Tags:  Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, Alhaji Ibrahim Sulu-Gambari, Gov. AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq, Chief Sunday Fagbemi, Mr Yakubu Danladi, Kayode Alabi

Lagos State promises justice in murder of engineer by commercial motorcyclists

LAGOS State Government has condemned the May 12 mob attack by commercial motorcycle riders on a sound engineer, Mr David Imoh, who was killed in Lekki,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 31 times

Tags: Mr David Imoh, Mr Gbenga Omotoso, Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu

Jungle justice: Taskforce arrests 10 motorcyclists, impounds 123 motorcycles in Lagos

 LAGOS State Taskforce on environmental offences said it has arrested 10 commercial motorcyclists, impounded 123 motorcycles operating at Likki areas following the killing of one David... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 113 times

Tags: CSP Shola Jejeloye, Mr David Imoh, SP Benjamin Hundeyin, Mr Gbadeyan Abdulraheem,

Move PDP presidential primaries to Lagos, Bode George urges NWC

CHIEF Olabode George, a former Deputy National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has urged the party’s National Working Committee (NWC)  to move the venue... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 95 times

Tags: Chief Olabode George,   PDP

#JusticeForDave: Nigerians demand justice for sound engineer ‘set ablaze’ over N100 in Lagos

NIGERIANS have taken to social media to demand justice over a sound engineer, David Imoh, 38, set ablaze at Lekki. They asked the Police and State Government... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 42 times

Tags: Femi Balogun, Gyal Eazzie, Abiodun Alade, David Imoh

Ebonyi: APC aspirants petition Adamu over screening denial

AGGRIEVED House of Assembly aspirants in Ebonyi on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) have petitioned Sen. Abdullahi Adamu, National Chairman of the party... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 99 times

Tags: Chief Stanley Okoro-Emegha, Mr Chukwuoji Igodo, Sen. Abdullahi Adamu, APC

AbdulRazaq commiserates with Police Spokesman, Okasanmi, over father’s death

GOV. AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara has commiserated with the Police Spokesman in thenstate, Mr Ajayi Okasanmi, on the death of his father, Pa David Babatunde Ajayi. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 78 times

Tags: AbdulRahman Gov, AbdulRazaq, Pa David Babatunde Ajayi, Mr Ajayi Okasanmi, Mr Rafiu Ajakaye, Mr Ajayi Okasanmi,

2023 Presidency: Obi in Calabar, Ilorin, canvasses new Nigeria

FURTHER to his consultations towards the 2023 presidential election, the former Governor of Anambra State,  Mr. Peter Obi, has canvassed a new Nigeria where production, rather than... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 90 times

Tags: Chief Venatus Ikem, Peter Obi

Oyedepo tasks Christians on unity

Bishop David Oyedepo, the Founder of the Living Faith Church Worldwide, has advised Christians in Nigeria to be united at all times. Oyedepo gave the advice at the funeral... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 68 times

Tags: Bishop David Oyedepo, Living Faith Church Worldwide,

I Will Choose a Woman As my Vice- Anyim 

THE quest for more participation in politics by women received a resounding boost at Abuja, May, 12, 2022.    Anyim Pius Anyim, a presidential Aspirant on the ticket... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 77 times

Tags: Anyim Pius Anyim, Dr. Akilu Ndabawa, Olisa Metu, PDP, Nze Fidelis Ozichukwu, Chief Shuibu Oyedekwun

Ekiti 2022: Famuyibo promises pensioners, workers better deal if elected

THE Accord Party (AP) governorship candidate in Ekiti, Mr Reuben Famuyibo, has signed a pact with pensioners in the state to ensure workers entitlements are paid... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 70 times

Tags: Chief Joel Akinola, Accord Party (AP), Nigerian Union of Pensioners (NUP),

Global crisis will transform commodity markets in developing countries –World Bank

THE World Bank says that COVID-19, the war in Ukraine and the impacts of climate change are likely to have intense implications for developing economies over... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 51 times

Tags: David Malpass, Mari Pangestu,

2023: 4 commissoners resign in Ebonyi

 FOUR commissoners in the Ebonyi executive council have resigned to contest for various positions in the 2023 general elections.   The state Commissioner for Information and Orientation, Mr... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 72 times

Tags: Mr Uchenna Orji, Chief Onyekachi Nwebonyi, Chief Emma Uguru, Dr Kelechi Igwe, Mr Pastor Eze Nwachukwu, Dr Daniel Umezurike, Chief Austin Umahi

NCDMB To Host Summit On Midstream/Downstream Operations

THE Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) has concluded plans to host the maiden edition of the Nigerian Content Midstream/Downstream Oil & Gas Stakeholders Summit,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 136 times

Tags: NCDMB, Engr. Simbi Kesiye Wabote, Mallam Mele Kyari, Chief Timipre Sylva

Presidential ambition: AGF opposes moves by PDP, group to join Emefiele’s suit

THE Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF), Abubakar Malami, SAN, on Thursday, opposed the prayer by Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to join a suit filed by the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 42 times

Tags: Abubakar Malami, CBN, Godwin Emefiele, Chief Mike Ozekhome

I can’t betray Igbos, Orji Kalu replies Edwin Clark

THE Chief Whip of the Senate, Sen. Orji Kalu, has said that he never betrayed the South-East in pursuing his political ambitions. Kalu, in a statement he... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 69 times

Tags: Chief Edwin Clark, Sen. Orji Kalu

Jonathan: APC extends deadline for submission of forms

THE ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, has extended its deadline for submission of forms in order to allow ample opportunity for its presidential aspirants to return... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 193 times

Tags: Felix Morka, Goodluck Jonathan, Chief Ikeobasi Mokelu

2023: Orji Kalu is insincere, dishonest, out to betray his people for selfish reason — Clark

FORMER Federal Commissioner for Information and South-South leader, Chief Edwin Clark has taken a swipe at the Senate Chief Whip and former Governor of Abia State,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 160 times

Tags: Ahmad Lawan, Orji Uzor Kalu, Chief Edwin Clark

2023: PDP throws race for presidential ticket open

AFTER months of speculations, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has finally thrown open the contest for its presidential ticket to all aspirants in the race. The decision... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 83 times

Tags: Samuel Ortom, Ibrahim Shema, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, David Mark

Another attack: 4 killed in Benue community

AT least four people have been killed in an attack on Ayilamo town in Logo Local Government Area of Benue State.  Residents told our correspondent that the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 51 times

Tags: Vaachia Hangeior, Abako Kpeibee, Mtomga Akpi, David Akave, SP Catherine Anene

DavNotch Open: Lawal, Babalola, Oparaoji, others book quarter-finals berth

 PETER Lawal, Abdulmumuni Babalola and Uche Oparaoji on Wednesday all advanced to the quarter-finals of the ongoing DavNotch Tennis Open. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 91 times

Tags:  Peter Lawal, Abdulmumuni Babalola, Canice Abua, Emmanuel Emeruwa, David John, Uche Oparaoji

Court declares Ebonyi cybercrimes law illegal, unconstitutional

A Federal High Court sitting in Abakaliki yesterday, declared the controversial Ebonyi Cybercrimes Law No 12 of 2021 unconstitutional, null and void. The Court ruling followed a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 38 times

Tags: Mike Odo, Chika Nwoba, Etu, Godfrey Chikwere, David Umahi

PDP shifts caucus, BoT, NEC meetings

THE leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party has shifted its planned National Caucus, Board of Trustees and National Executive Council meetings earlier scheduled to hold between... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 82 times

Tags: Samuel Ortom, Walid Jibrin, Bukola Saraki, David Mark

APC chieftain says ongoing reconciliation will ensure victory in Bayelsa

 PASTOR Reuben Wilson, a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Bayelsa says the ongoing reconciliatory efforts will return the party to winning ways, ahead... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 50 times

Tags:  Pastor Reuben Wilson, Chief Timipre Sylva, Heineken Lokpobiri, Dr Dennis Otiotioa, Chief David Lyon

Presidency dismisses call for tenure elongation, says May 29, 2023 remains sacrosanct

THE Presidency has dismissed Chief Roberts Clarke’s call for the extension of President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration by six months. The President’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 75 times

Tags: Malam Garba Shehu, Chief Roberts Clarke

Court nullifies Ebonyi law, says it lacks powers to legislate on cybercrimes

A Federal High Court sitting in Abakaliki Tuesday declared the controversial Ebonyi Cybercrimes Law No 12 of 2021 unconstitutional, null and void. The Court ruling followed a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 51 times

Tags: Engr. David Umahi, Mike Odo, Justice Fatun Riman, Godfrey Chikwere, Chika Nwoba

2023: Time for president of South-East extraction is now - Hilltop Club says

...says it will promote equity, good conscience and unparalleled peace        A socio-cultural pressure group comprising of accomplished public officers, technocrats, academics, professionals and leaders of thought of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 120 times

Tags: Dr. Nnamdi Azikiwe, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, Chief Ayo Adebanjo, Chief Edwin K. Clark,

2023: Ebonyi group drums support for Mbam’s governorship aspiration

EBONYI group, Movement for Grassroots Mobilisation (MGM), says it has adopted Chief Elias Mbam, as its preferred candidate for the 2023 governorship election in Ebonyi. Mbam, the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 91 times

Tags: Movement for Grassroots Mobilisation (MGM), Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC), All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Elias Mbam,

Volleyball: 16 teams to participate in National Division 1 League in Abuja

THE Nigeria Volleyball Federation (NVBF) on Tuesday in Abuja said 16 teams will participate in the first phase of the National Division One League in Abuja. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 62 times

Tags: Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Nigeria Air Force (NAF), Chief of Naval Staff (CNS), Confederation of Africa Volleyball (CAVB),

Photo: Sylva Gifted APC Presidential Nomination Form

Sylva Gifted APC Presidential Nomination Form L-R: Senator representing Bayelsa East Senatorial District at the National Assembly Senator Biobarakuma Degi-Eremienyo, Minister of State Petroleum Resources Chief Timipre... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 91 times

Tags: Chief Timipre Sylva, Dr Denis Otiotio, Degi-Eremienyo

FRSC warns motorists against speeding to avoid crashes

Mr Mathew Olonisaye, the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Akwa Ibom Sector Commander, has urged motorists to desist from speeding while driving, to avoid road crashes. Olonisaye,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 49 times

Tags: Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), West Africa Road Safety Organisation (WARSO), David Irunoje,

2023 PRESIDENCY: Aspirants intensify lobby over zoning as PDP NEC meets tomorrow

PRESIDENTIAL aspirants in the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, and main opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, were locked in moves and counter-moves to get both parties... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 51 times

Tags: Bukola Saraki, Aminu Tambuwal, Muhammadu Buhari, Chris Ngige, David Mark

I consider being Nigeria’s President a demotion - Oyedepo

AS presidential aspirants continue to emerge ahead of the forthcoming presidential election, Bishop of the Living Faith Church Worldwide, LFC, also known as Winners Chapel, Bishop... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 90 times

Tags: Bishop David Oyedepo,,

69,828 candidates sit for 2022 entrance exams into Unity schools

NO fewer than 69,828 pupils on Saturday sat for the 2022 National Common Entrance Examination (NECO) for admission into the 110 federal government colleges across the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 96 times

Tags: NECO, Prof. Ibrahim Wushishi, Mr David Adejo, Malam Adamu Adamu,

Tinubu, Osinbajo in attendance as S/West APC presidential aspirants, leaders meet

SOUTH West presidential aspirants of the All Progressives Congress (APC), governors and some party leaders are currently meeting at the Lagos House in Marina. The News Agency... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 85 times

Tags: All Progressives Congress, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Sen. Bola Tinubu, Mr  Femi Gbajabiamila, Chief Olusegun Osoba, Chief Bisi Akande,

2023: S/West APC presidential aspirants, others are united – Bisi Akande

A former national chairman of the APC, Chief  Bisi Akande, says South West presidential aspirants of the party , governors and other  leaders are united ahead... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 78 times

Tags: APC, Chief  Bisi Akande, Alhaji Rauf Aregbesola, Otunba Moses Adeyemo, Chief Pius Akinyelure, Otunba Gbenga Daniel, Chief Iyiola Omisore, Messrs Babatunde Fashola, Adeniyi Adebayo

2023: Ekweremadu raises concern over alleged persecution of supporters in Enugu

SEN. Ike Ekweremadu’s campaign group, Ikeoha Campaign Organisation, has raised concern over the persecution of their supporters in Enugu. The Director-General of the group, Chief Charles Asogwa,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 48 times

Tags: PDP, Chief Charles Asogwa, Mr Daniel Ndukwe, Sen. Ike Ekweremadu

“Voting for those who can’t vote for South-East”, difficult — Umahi

GOV. David Umahi of Ebonyi has said that it will be difficult for the South-East zone to continue voting for people who will not vote for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 78 times

Tags: Peter Aneke, Prof. George Obiozor, Mbazulike Amaechi, Nnamdi Kanu, Edwin Clark, Ayo Adebanjo, Muhammadu Buhari, David Umahi

Alleged kidnapping: Evans changes counsel as trial begins June 15

 CONVICTED kidnap kingpin, Chukwudimeme Onwuamadike, alias Evans, charged with various cases of kidnapping, on Friday obeyed the order of an Ikeja Special Offences Court to get... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 36 times

Tags: Ngozi Chijioke, Chief Vincent Obianodo, Frank Udeme, Mr Emmanuel Ochai, Justice Oluwatoyin Taiwo

Buhari meets South-East leaders, insists court will determine Nnamdi Kanu’s fate

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has insisted that the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) Nnamdi Kanu must defend himself in court. The News Agency of Nigeria... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 58 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Eze Charles Mkpumah, Gov.David Umahi, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu,

ACF leaders: South should stop issuing threats over zoning

THE controversial power shift question got the attention of the Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) yesterday. The North’s socio-political organisation kicked against threats from the South over zoning... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Iyorchia Ayu, Paul Erokoro, David-Mark, Murtala Aliyu, Muhammadu Buhari

U.S. reiterates commitment in preserving Nigeria’s rich cultural heritage

THE United State (U.S.) says it is committed to preserving Nigeria’s rich cultural heritage and diversity.   The Acting U.S.  Consul General, Mr Brand Hudspeth said this at... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 59 times

Tags: United State (U.S.), Brand Hudspeth, David Coulson, Trust for African Rock Art (TARA),

NCC is a flagship public institution impacting lives positively - Alake of Egbaland

…as Adewolu leads delegation to Ogun on consumer sensitisationTHE Alake of Egbaland, Oba Adedotun Aremu Gbadebo, Okukenu IV, has applauded the regulatory strides of the Nigerian... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 102 times

Tags: Oba Adedotun Aremu Gbadebo, NCC, Chief Oluwakemi Oloyede, Adeleke Adewolu

Igbo traders endorse Sanwo-Olu for second term

AN amalgamation of Igbo traders across 58 major markets in Lagos State, on Thursday, passed a vote of confidence on Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, endorsing his second... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 74 times

Tags: Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Mr Chinedu Ukatu, Chief Jude Okeke, Dr Obiora Okonkwo, Dr Wale Ahmed

Umahi urges FG to take over Ebonyi university teaching hospital

GOV. David Umahi of Ebonyi on Thursday appealed to the Federal Government to take over the state government-owned King David University of Medical Sciences Teaching Hospital,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 61 times

Tags: Gov. David Umahi, King David University of Medical Sciences Teaching Hospital,

No Igbo politician should run as vice-presidential candidate in 2023 – Ohaneze

THE apex socio-political organisation in the Southeast, the Ohaneze Ndigbo, declared on Thursday that no politician of Southeast extraction should accept to be running mate to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 165 times

Tags: Prof. George Obiozor, Prof. Fred Eze, Chief Nnia Nwodo, Ohaneze Ndigbo, Sen. Victor Umeh, Peter Umeadi, Allison Madueke, Chris Iwuanyanwu

OTC: Participants decry low turnout of Nigeria’s industry players

SOME participants at the ongoing Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) in Houston, Texas, United States have decried the low turnout of  Nigeria’s industry officials at the conference. They... Read more

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Tags: PETAN, Victor George, Mrs Doris Ifeanyinchukwu, Chief Timipre Sylva, NNPC, Mr Mele KyariMr Mike Sangster, TotalEnergies, Rick Kennedy

Buhari arrives in Ebonyi for a 2-day working visit

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has arrived in Ebonyi on Thursday for a two-day official visit to the state.   The president, who was accompanied by Gov. David Umahi of... Read more

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Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Gov. David Umahi,

2023: I’ll take ‘Ajegunle boys` from street -PDP Reps aspirant

 CHIEF Francis Chima, an aspirant for the House of Representatives for Ajeromi/Ifeolodun Federal Constituency has promised to take micreants “Ajegunle boys’ from the streets using various... Read more

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Tags: Mr Israel Ogunrinde,  Chief Francis Chima, Omobarca, Mr Charles Ejimadu, Alhaja Tawan Olusi, Ajeromi Ifelodun

Broom sellers, others make brisk businesses as President Buhari visits Ebonyi

TRADERS especially broom sellers in Abakaliki, Ebonyi capital say they are making brisk businesses following the visit of President Muhammadu Buhari to the state. saying it sparked... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 56 times

Tags: Peter Okafor, Mariah Onwe, Governor, David Umahi,

Buhari’s visit: Withdraw your sit-at-home order, Mbazulike begs armed groups

ELDER statesman, Chief Mbazulike Amechi, has appealed to armed groups to withdraw the sit-at-home purportedly ordered on May 5 and 6 in the South-East over the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 39 times

Tags: Nnamdi Kanu, David Umahi, Muhammadu Buhari, Mbazulike Amechi

Land tussle threatens peace in Osun community

TENSION enveloped the sleepy town of Edemosi in Ila Local Government Area of Osun State as the monarch and some of his chiefs are on war... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 44 times

Tags: Olawale Olokode, Gboyega Oyetola, Oba Samuel Olaniyan, David Awojide

Another legendary actor, David Osagie, dies after movie shoot

FEW days after the Nigerian movie industry mourned the sudden demise of actress Chi Bernards who slumped and died while cleaning a Catholic Church in Enugu State,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 40 times

Tags: Emeka Rollas, Mike Ezuruonye, Isaac Chinwe, Chi Bernards, David Osagie

What did Goodluck Jonathan forget at the Villa?, By Osmund Agbo

I get it that any of the past Nigerian rulers, dead or alive, placed alongside the current occupant of Aso Rock Villa, could easily earn the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 83 times

Tags: Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, Chief Edwin Clark, Mrs Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, Lt-Gen. Azubuike Ihejirika, Reno Omokri, Dr. Reuben Abati,

APC group says Ebonyi Speaker, 15 sacked lawmakers not APC members

A group of members of the All Progressives Congress, APC under the umbrella of APC Legacy Members (ALM) has alleged that Mr Francis Nwifuru, Speaker of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 42 times

Tags:  Mr Francis Nwifuru, Chief Stanley Emegha, Gov. Dave Umahi, Alhaji Haroun Aja, APC

Kayode Fayemi formally joins APC presidential race

GOV. Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti state on Wednesday joined the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential race for 2023 election. Fayemi, also the Chairman of the Nigeria Governors... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 72 times

Tags: GOV. Kayode Fayemi, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Mr  Rotimi Amaechi, Gov. David Umuahi, Gov. Yahaya Bello, Mr Adams Oshiomhole, Dr Chris Ngige

2023: Southwest leaders to meet Tinubu, Osinbajo, others Friday

SOUTHWEST leaders in the All Progressives Congress (APC) have scheduled a meeting with presidential aspirants from the zone. The party’s founding Chairman Chief Bisi Akande and former... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Yinka Oyebode, Pastor Tunde Bakare, Governor Kayode Fayemi Chief Bisi Akande, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Senator Ibikunle Amosun.

Let’s end zoning suspense, Akeredolu tells APC leaders

ONDO State Governor Rotimi Akeredolu urged the ruling party to make a categorical statement on which zone should produce its next presidential candidate. He said the principle... Read more

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Tags: Governor Rotimi Akeredolu, Chief Edwin Clark,

2023: APGA presidential aspirant woos Ohanaeze Ndigbo, vows to tackle insecurity

PROF. Peter Umeadi, a presidential aspirant of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), on Tuesday solicited the support of Ohanaeze Ndigbo to actualise the Igbo presidency... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 89 times

Tags: Prof. Peter Umeadi, Mr Obi Udodeme, Chief Damian Okeke-Ogene, APGA

Oyo South PDP senatorial ticket: Kola Balogun unfair to Makinde - Group

...says arrangement on ticket in party's best interestTHE resignation of the Senator representing Oyo South Senatorial District, Dr. Kola Balogun, from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 94 times

Tags: Adebayo Ayandele, Chief Bayo Lawal, Chief Olasunkanmi Tegbe, Governor Seyi Makinde, Senator Kola Balogun,

2023: Tinubu ‘ll change Nigeria’s story for good— Lagos lawmaker

A Lagos lawmaker, Mr Setonji David, says  if APC and Nigerians give Sen. Bola Tinubu opportunity to succeed President Muhammadu Buhari in 2023, he will  change... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 56 times

Tags: Mr Setonji David, Sen. Bola Tinubu, APC

Oyo South Senator, Balogun dumps PDP

SEN. Kola Balogun, representing Oyo South Senatorial District, has resigned his membership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). This is contained in a statement signed by his... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 101 times

Tags: Sen. Kola Balogun, Tijani Wasiu, Oba Lekan Balogun, Chief Joseph Tegbe

Disqualified PDP presidential aspirants face panel Tuesday

PLANS are underway by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to prune the number of presidential aspirants ahead of the primary slated for May 28-29. A presidential screening... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 81 times

Tags: Dr. Iyorchia Ayu, David Mark, Dr. Nicholas Msheliza, Aminu Tambuwal

2023 : Assembly aspirant pledges to dedicate salary, allowances to Nsukka constituents

CHIEF Oliver Ozioko, a House of Assembly aspirant for Nsukka West Constituency in Enugu State says if elected in 2023, he will dedicate his salary and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 91 times

Tags: Chief Oliver Ozioko, PDP, Gov Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi,

OFU MMA will develop youths to international stardom – Organisers

One Fight Ultimate (OFU3), a Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) Streetfight event, themed “AJ City Rumble”, will go down in history as an event that seeks to... Read more

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Fire Service urges lawmakers to view provision of fire-fighting station as good governance

THE Enugu State Fire Service, on Sunday urged lawmakers and political office holders to see the provision of fire-fighting/rescue stations, vehicles and other equipment as part... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 83 times

Tags: Enugu State Fire Service, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), Chief Okwudiri Ohaa, Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi,

2023: Double-dealing over zoning is because it’s Igbos’ turn to produce president – Ohanaeze Ndigbo replies Northern Elders

OHANAEZE Ndigbo Worldwide has said that the mischief, dishonesty, maneuvering and double-dealing over the issue of the zoning of the presidency of the country in 2023... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 91 times

Tags: Olusegun Obasanjo, Pa Ayo Adebanjo, Chief E K Clarke, Dr. Pogu Bitrus, Professor George Obiozor, Chiedozie Alex Ogbonnia

619 crew wins Glo Battle of The year finale

David Adeleke aka Davido, Teni Makanaki and Simi shone like bright stars when they took the Glo Battle of The Year stage at different times to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 87 times

Tags: Michael Olanrewaju, Isibo David Odigie, Davido, Teni Makanaki, Simi, David Adeleke

Insecurity in Nigeria will end if we engage in productive ventures —-NCPC boss

THE Executive Secretary Nigeria Christian Pilgrim Commission (NCPC) Rev. Yakubu Pam, has said that the insecurity in Nigeria would end if we engage in productive ventures. Pam... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 91 times

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Group says there is no opposition to Tinubu presidency in 2023

THE Tinubu Support Group (TSG) on Friday in Abuja, said there was no opposition that could prevent Sen. Bola Tinubu presidency from emerging in 2023.   The group... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 84 times

Tags: David Umuahi, Chukwuemeka Nwajuba, Chris Ngige, Babachir Lawal, James Faleke, Bola Tinubu

PDP presidential screening committee clears 15 aspirants, disqualifies 2

THE People’s Democratic Party’s (PDP)  Presidential Screening Committee cleared 15 aspirants and disqualified two others on Friday in Abuja. Chairman of the committee and former Senate President,... Read more

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Association intensifies women empowerment drive

THE Country Women Association of Nigeria (COWAN) has intensified its drive to empower women to make them relevant in the current political dispensation. The National President of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 131 times

Tags: Mrs Adesola Ogunleye, Mrs Bisi Ogunleye, Mrs Joy Nweke, Mrs Efe Usin, Mr Silas Nwoha, Chief Anita Okuribido, Dr Remi-Faderera Johnson, Mrs Folashade Ogunbiyi

PDP screens presidential aspirants

THE Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Friday began the screening of its 17 aspirants for the 2023 presidential election. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that... Read more

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Tags: David Mark, Atiku Abubakar, Bala Mohammed, Bukola Saraki, Mohammed Hayatu-Deen, Dele Momodu, Peter Obi, Udom Emmanuel, Anyim Pius Anyim, Nyesom Wike, Nwachukwu Anakwenze, Ayodele Fayose, Mr Sam Ohuabu

Gunmen kill 2 locals, 1 soldier in Plateau – Military

THE Special Task Force, Operation Safe Haven (OPSH), maintaining peace in Plateau and environs, says gunmen have killed two locals and a soldier at Rikwe-Chongu village... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 104 times

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The bullets were meant for us - part 1

By Bashorun J.K. Randle   ON Thursday 29th October 2020 “prominent citizens of Lagos State” assembled at Eko Club, Surulere, Lagos for what was described as a family... Read more

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Tags: Bashorun J.K. Randle, Dr. Patrick Dele-Cole, Stephen Doughty, Professor Michael Sandel, Colonel Aliyu Mohammed Gusau, Lt. Col. Halilu Akilu, Lt. Col. Tanko Ayuba, Lt. Col. David Mark, Lt. Colonel John

NFL Draft 2022: Jacksonville Jaguars select defensive lineman Travon Walker with first pick

THE Jacksonville Jaguars selected defensive lineman Travon Walker with the first pick of the 2022 draft. The defensive end, 21, and fellow pass rusher Aidan Hutchinson were... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 79 times

Tags: David Ojabo, Travon Walker, Jacksonville Jaguars, Trevor Lawrence

Endorsement of Ebonyi Speaker as Umahi’s possible successor, plus for youths – Commissioner

THE Ebonyi Commissioner for Youth Development and Sports, Charlse Akpuenika, says Gov. David Umahi’s anointed as his possible successor in 2023 is a plus for the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 51 times

Tags: Chief Francis Nwifuru, Charlse Akpuenika, Gov. David Umahi,

Man, 41, docked for alleged assault on brother

ONE 41-year-old Michael Shoteh, who allegedly assaulted his brother and his sister-in-law, on Thursday, appeared  before an Ogudu Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State. The defendant appeared on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 47 times

Tags: Michael Shoteh, Mrs M.O. Tanimola, Mr David Shoteh, Insp Donjour Perezi

V-P Osinbajo arrives in Benin, to meet APC delegates

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo arrived in Benin on Thursday as part of his nationwide consultations to run for the office of president in 2023. The News Agency of... Read more

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Tags: Nigeria Air Force, David Imuse, Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, APC,

Photo : APC gov candidate, dep. gov, first lady at roadshow

PHOTO : APC gov candidate,  dep. gov, first lady at roadshow. L-R: Deputy Governorship Candidate, All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief (Mrs) Monisade Afuye; Governorship Candidate, Mr Biodun... Read more

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Tags: Otunba Bisi Egbeyemi, Chief (Mrs) Monisade Afuye, Dr Olayemi Oyebanji, Prof Modupe Adelabu

Lawyer docked for alleged theft of client’s N7m

A 53-year-old lawyer, Efe Kwakpovme, on Wednesday appeared before an Ogudu Magistrates’ Court, Lagos State, for allegedly stealing seven  million Naira from his client. Kwakpovme was charged... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 67 times

Tags: Efe Kwakpovme, Mrs M. O. Tanimola, Insp Donjour Perezi, Chief Joseph Agboye

Rising cases of domestic violence give Nigerians food for thought

Domestic violence against women still lingers in the society because of cultural practices and unnecessary religious influence. Unfortunately, the establishment of some institutions and enactment of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 111 times

Tags: Emanuel Chigozie, Osinachi Nwachukwu, David Idibie

Mines ministry directs dredging coy to remobilize to Lagasa site

THE Ministry of Mines and Steel Development (Mines Inspectorate Department) has directed Messrs Dilly Motors Ltd., to remobilise for the reopening of the dredging site at... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 69 times

Tags: Mr Okhuoya Onah, Simtech Nigeria Ltd., Jummytex Nigeria Ltd., Dilly Motors, Mr Okwudili Umenyiora, Chief Amusa Ajoro

Alaafin, a pillar of support since my husband’s death — Adedibu’s wife Bose

ALHAJA Bose Adedibu, widow of the late strongman of Ibadan politics, Chief Lamidi Adedibu, has described the late Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, as a... Read more

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APC ticket: 2 Northern Govs behind Jonathan’s return bid

TWO influential governors from the northern part of the country are behind the return bid of former President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, Daily Trust reliably gathered. Multiple sources, who... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 72 times

Tags: David West, Diekivie Ikiogha, Godwin Emefiele, Muhammadu Buhari, Goodluck Ebele Jonathan

2023: I will support any aspirant ready to develop Abia – Kalu

THE Chief Whip of the Senate, Sen. Orji Kalu, has said that he will only support an aspirant that will work to develop the state, when... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 69 times

Tags: Sen. Orji Kalu, Chief Chidi Nwosu, APC

Delta Assembly approves Okowa’s request for N150bn credit facility

 THE Delta House of Assembly, on Tuesday approved a request by  Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa for a bridging finance facility of N150 billion in favour of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 77 times

Tags: Zenith Bank PLC, Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa, Chief Ferguson Onwo, Chief Sheriff Oborevwori

Lalong swears in Mann as Plateau chief judge

THE Plateau State Governor, Simon Bako Lalong, has sworn in Justice David Gwong Mann as the substantive chief judge of the state.  The governor while swearing in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 48 times

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2023: Only God will decide who succeeds me – Okowa

GOV. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta says he is committed to allowing God’s will to prevail on the choice of who will succeed him in 2023.   Okowa stated... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 45 times

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2023: Tonye Cole is our consensus governorship aspirant in Rivers -APC

 THE All Progressives Congress (APC), says Arc. Tonye Cole has emerged as the consensus governorship aspirant of the party after a thorough screening of 12 aspirants... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 80 times

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2023 Presidency: Okupe drums support for Obi, urges PDP to back him

A former spokesman of former President Olusegun Obasanjo, Chief Doyin Okupe, has spoken highly of Mr. Peter Obi, a former Governor of Anambra State, now a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 67 times

Tags: PDP, Mr. Peter Obi, President Olusegun Obasanjo, Chief Doyin Okupe,

Nasarawa PDP Guber aspirants commit to accept outcome of primary election

THE  three Governorship aspirants on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Nasarawa state have pledged to accept the outcome of the forthcoming primary... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 73 times

Tags: APGA, PDP, Mr Francis Orogu, Labaran Maku, David Umbugadu, Retired Maj. Gen. Nuhu Angbazo,

Lalong swears in new Plateau Chief Judge

SIMON Lalong of Plateau on Monday sworn in Justice David Mann as the state substantive Chief Judge. Lalong at the ceremony in Jos, charged the new Chief... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 43 times

Tags: Simon Lalong, Justice David Mann,

LCDA, MTN donate food items, others to Lagos orphanage

THE Ojodu Local Council Development Area (LCDA) and MTN Group have donated items worth over N1 million to Life Fountain Orphanage, Omole Phase 1, Lagos. The partnership... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 78 times

Tags: Local Council Development Area (LCDA), Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), Festus Yamah, David Odunmbaku, Festus Yamah,

NDLEA arrests suspect behind N3billion tramadol linked to Abba Kyari’s team

THE National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has arrested suspected billionaire drug baron allegedly behind the N3billion Tramadol deal involving suspended Deputy Commissioner of Police, Abba... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 76 times

Tags: Chief Afam Mallinson Emmanuel Ukatu, Pius Enidom, Sunday Ibekwete, National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, Mallinson Group of Co, mpanies, Mr Femi Babafemi

Community protest deaths of 3 at Ondo police checkpoint

THERE was pandemonium at Kajola Community in Odigbo Local Government Area of Ondo State Sunday as youths in their hundreds mobilised to the police station in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 66 times

Tags: Funmilayo Odunlami, Funmi Olowogboye, David Olowofeyekun, Gbenga Abayomi, Kola Akinduro

NNPC Weekly: PIA takes effect in upstream oil sector regulation

THE  Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPC Ltd.) started its activities for the week with a move by stakeholders to begin the implementation of the Petroleum... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 108 times

Tags: NNPC, Chief Timipre Sylva, Gbenga Komolafe, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, Mr Mike Sangster, TotalEnergies, NAPIMS, Mr Bala Wunti,

6 worshippers injured as Church collapses in Badagry

NO few than six members of the Deeper life Bible Church, located at Iragbo community in Badagry, Lagos state, were injured on Sunday, sustaining serious degrees... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 77 times

Tags: Mr Topohozin Tunde, Chief Thoma Agodi

Police arrest 3 suspected “one chance” robbers in Ondo

THE Police Command in Ondo State said it had arrested three suspected “one chance” robbers in Akure, the state capital. The suspects are Akin David, 36; Kayode... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 84 times

Tags: Kayode Akinlosolu,Akin David,Adekunle Blessing,

Zoning arrangement will jeopardise Abia PDP chances in 2023, says Party chieftain

 A Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chieftain in Abia, Chief Charles Ogbonna, says the zoning of the 2023 governorship slot to two senatorial districts portends doom for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 110 times

Tags: Peoples Democratic Party, Dr Eme Okoro, Gov. Okezie Ikpeazu, Sen. Adolphus Wabara, Chief Onyema Ugochukwu, Chief Charles Ogbonna

Adebanjo, Clark, govs dialogue on Igbo presidency

ELDER statesman and Afenifere leader, Pa Ayo Adebanjo and South-South leader, Chief Edwin Clark, alongside other eminent Nigerians are set to participate in a dialogue aimed... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 112 times

Tags: Pa Ayo Adebanjo, Chief Edwin Clark, Sen. Victor Ume Chief Okwesilieze Nwodo, Collins Steve Ugwu, Sen Chris Anyanwu

Crisis Over PDP Northern Consensus Candidate Deepens

THE backlash over consensus candidate arrangement within the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) took a new twist yesterday as more party chieftains rejected the emergence of former... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 191 times

Tags: Mohammed Hayatu-Deen,Atiku Abubakar,Bala Muhammad,Bukola Saraki,Aminu Tambuwal,High Chief Raymond Dokpesi,Senator Tunde Ogbeha,

2023: Umahi names Assembly speaker, Nwifuru, as successor

GOV. David Umahi of Ebonyi has endorsed the Speaker of the state House of Assembly, Chief Francis Nwifuru as his successor.   The endorsement was contained in a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 105 times

Tags: Gov. David Umahi, Francis Nwaze, Mrs Chioma Nweze, Chief Francis Nwifuru

Delta to terminate Mosogar electricity contract – Okowa

 GOV. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta on Friday said that the state government may terminate the contract of the electricity supply project awarded to Mosogar, Ethiope West... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 61 times

Tags: Chief Ighoyota Amori,,  Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa, Samson Imoyin-Omene, Chief James Ibori, and Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan,

I served PDP well, it’s time for party to reward me – Former Enugu State chairman

CHIEF Vita Abba, former Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Enugu State, says he served the party well as chairman and believes this is time... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 53 times

Tags: Chief Vita Abba, Peoples Democratic Party

Borussia Dortmund reach agreement with RB Salzburg for Adeyemi

GERMNY international Karim-David Adeyemi will move from Austrian clubside Red Bull Salzburg to German side Borussia Dortmund in the coming season. Both clubs have reached an agreement... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 76 times

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2023: Anambra stakeholders endorse Obi for president

...Ekwunife presents achievements, promises to do more       PROMINENT stakeholders in Anambra State, on Wednesday, endorsed the former governor of the state, Mr Peter Obi, for president. They... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 57 times

Tags: Sen. Uche Ekwunife, Chief Chinedu Onwuaso, Sen. Ben Obi, Mr Peter Obi, Goodluck Jonathan

2023: Abia IPAC, PWDs collaborate on participation in political process

THE Inter-Party Advisory Council (IPAC) in Abia says it will collaborate with Persons With Disabilities (PWDs) to ensure they have equal access and participation in the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 67 times

Tags: Samuel Ekeoma, David Anyaele, Iroabuchi Alozie, Uzodinma Nwoko, Tony Ojih, Ceekay Igara

FRSC decorates 12 newly promoted officers in Enugu

THE Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has decorated no fewer than 12 newly promoted officers with new ranks in Enugu State. Decorating the officers in Enugu on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 64 times

Tags: David Ekpekpe, Joseph Toby, Boboye Oyeyemi

Belgian foreign minister, Sophie Wilmès temporarily steps down

BELGIUM’S Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sophie Wilmès on Thursday announced her temporary resignation from office after her husband’s diagnosis with an aggressive brain cancer. “Illness... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 37 times

Tags: David Clarinval, Mathieu Michel, Sophie Wilmès, Alexander De Croo

Oyo APC caucus seeks zoning arrangement in Ibarapa zone

AN All Progressives Congress (APC) group in Ibadan, G6 Caucus, on Thursday, expressed preference zoning of political offices in Ibarapa zone. The Administrative Secretary of the caucus,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 55 times

Tags: Chief Silas Lasunsi, Alhaji Olayide Abas, Chief Francis Babalola, Chief Timothy Adenrele, Mr Rafiu Ojegoke, All Progressives Congress, Mr Stephen Ojelere, Chief Kazeem Jinadu

LG boss cries out over lassa fever outbreak in Kogi community

THE Chairman, Ibaji Local Government Area of Kogi, Mr William Iko’ojo, on Thursday appealed to the federal and state governments for urgent intervention over lassa fever... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 40 times

Tags: William Iko’ojo, David Inah-Ogwu, Alonge Daniel

UN names broadcaster David Attenborough Champion of the Earth

THE UN’s Environment Programme (UNEP) has named British broadcaster, Sir David Attenborough a Champion of the Earth. The award was in recognition of the environmentalist’s commitment to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 44 times

Tags: UN’s Environment Programme (UNEP), David Attenborough, BBC, Mia Mottley,

World Bank asks Federal Govt to reconsider N4trn fuel subsidy

DAYS after the National Assembly (NASS) accented to the payment of N4trillion for fuel subsidies, the president of the World Bank Group, David Malpass, has called... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 41 times

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APC moves to avert clash of interests, party NEC concedes powers to NWC

WITH about 40 days to its presidential primary election, the National Executive Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has conferred its powers on the party’s... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 50 times

Tags: Betta Edu, Iyiola Omisore, Ovie Omo-Agege, David Umahi, Muhammadu Buhari, Yemi Osinbajo

Signage/Advert fees: Anambra agency prosecutes 5,000 alleged defaulters in 8 years

 CHIEF Jude Emecheta, immediate past managing director of Anambra State Signage and Advertisement Agency (ANSAA) initiated and prosecuted about 5,000 cases against clients between 2014 and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 54 times

Tags:  Chief Jude Emecheta, ANSAA, Ozubulu or Mgbakwu.

Effective regulations key to harnessing gains of PIA — Sylva

THE Minister of State, Petroleum Resources, Chief Timipre Sylva, has underscored the need for effective regulations in harnessing the gains of the Petroleum Industry Act (PIA)... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 70 times

Tags: Mr Gbenga Komolafe, Chief Timipre Sylva

APC vows to stop politics of imposition in Enugu

THE All Progressive Congress (APC), has vowed to stop what it called “politics of imposition” in Enugu state. Enugu State APC chairman, Chief Ugochukwu Agballa, stated this... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 58 times

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APC vows to stop politics of imposition in Enugu

THE All Progressive Congress (APC), has vowed to stop what it called “politics of imposition” in Enugu state. Enugu State APC chairman, Chief Ugochukwu Agballa, stated this... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 63 times

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Battle for PDP ticket hots up as nomination closes Wednesday

THE scramble for delegates by presidential aspirants has intensified as the submission of nomination forms ends today in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The aspirants visited many... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 44 times

Tags: Peoples Democratic Party, Chief Olabode George, Peter Obi Muhammed Hayatu-Deen, Atiku Abubakar, Anyim Pius Anyim, Governor Nyesom Wike, Governor Aminu Tambuwal,

How to stop killings in South-East — Igbo leaders

THE wanton killings that have been going on in the South-East zone have become a thing of great concern to the people of the zone and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 54 times

Tags: David Onuoha, Sam Otoboeze, Chukwuma Soludo, Victor Umeh, Muhammadu Buhari

How to stop killings in South-East — Igbo leaders

THE wanton killings that have been going on in the South-East zone have become a thing of great concern to the people of the zone and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 77 times

Tags: David Onuoha, Sam Otoboeze, Chukwuma Soludo, Victor Umeh, Muhammadu Buhari

Close ranks ahead of June 18 governorship election in Ekiti – Group charges APC

A socio-political group, Ado-Ekiti Frontiers, has called on all stakeholders in the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to close ranks to ensure the party’s victory at... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 65 times

Tags: Gov. Kayode Fayemi, APC, Sikiru Salami, Mr Paul Omotoso, Chief Bisi Egbeyemi,

World Bank downgrades global growth outlook on Ukraine war

 THE World Bank has lowered its forecast for global economic growth this year, citing the impact of the war in Ukraine. World Bank President David Malpass told... Read more

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World Bank suggests steps for Nigeria, others to avoid debt distress

WORLD Bank President David Malpass has highlighted steps for low-income countries experiencing high debt and deficit levels to avoid debt distress and turn their deficits to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 54 times

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War in Ukraine pushing poverty higher —World Bank

World Bank Group President, David Malpass has expressed concern over higher poverty rates in developing countries due to war in Ukraine and COVID-19 related shutdown.   A statement issued... Read more

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2023 Delta Guber: PDP kicks against UPU’s endorsement of Edevbie

THE Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP), Delta Central Senatorial District, has kicked against the endorsement of Olorogun David Edevbie, a governorship aspirant for the 2023 election, by... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 51 times

Tags: Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP), Olorogun David Edevbie, Patrick Fovie,

Foundation donates 120 wheelchairs, scholarships to PWDs

A non-governmental organisation, Sir David Osunde Foundation (SDOF), on Monday, awarded more than 200 scholarships and donated 120 wheelchairs, among others, to people living with disabilities... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 81 times

Tags: Dr Anthony Osunde, Sir David Osunde Foundation,

APC primaries: Tinubu, Osinbajo, Amaechi, others scramble for 7,800 delegates

PRESIDENTIAL aspirants of the All Progressives Congress (APC) among them Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo; the party’s National Leader, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu; Minister of Transportation, Rotimi... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 49 times

Tags: Ibikunle Amosun, Kayode Fayemi, David Umahi, Yemi Osinbajo, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu

Let’s unite to confront our common enemy; Ortom charges Benue people

BENUE State Governor, Samuel Ortom has sued for unity among the people of the state irrespective of their political affiliations to enable them defeat their common... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 99 times

Tags: George Akume, Samuel Ortom, David Afatyo Ajoko

DHQ promises to find killers in Benue community

 THE Chief of Training and Operations, Defence Headquarters, Maj.-Gen Adeyemi Yekini, says the military will  not rest until the killers of 15 villagers at Tiortyu, a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 86 times

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Faces at Osasu Lucky Igbinedion's wedding 

OSASU Lucky Igbinedion today wedded her heartthrob, Nathaniel Aguche from Benue State at the International Civic Centre (ICC), Abuja.  It drew the creme-de-la-creme of the society. They... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 162 times

Tags: Hajia Titi Abubakar, Chief Mike Oghiadome, Chief Anyim Pius Anyim, Chief James Ibori, Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, Osasu Lucky Igbinedion, Dame Patience Jonathan, Chief Mike Ozekhome,

Patel personally approved Rwanda plan launch after civil servant concerns

PRITI Patel had to personally approve a scheme to send some asylum seekers from the UK to Rwanda after her officials voiced concern over value for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 65 times

Tags: David Normington, Sajid Javid, Mark Serwotka, Priti Patel, Dave Penman

2022 WASSCE: No clash in date with UTME — WAEC

THE West African Examinations Council (WAEC) says there is no clash in its examination dates with this year’s Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) organised by the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 65 times

Tags: David Gende, Patrick Areghan

Aspirant pledges to prioritise education

A governorship aspirant on the platform of the All Progressives  Congress (APC), Chief David Kente, has pledged to introduce double stream teaching and learning model  to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 71 times

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Menace of domestic violence: Drawing the line between

RECENT reports show that most victims of domestic abuse still shy away from reporting cases of domestic violence in Nigeria either due to cultural reasons or... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 70 times

Tags: Ozioma Michael, Olumuyiwa Adejobi, David Idibie, Peter Nwachukwu, Osinachi Nwachukwu

Good Friday: Catholic Bishop tasks Nigerians to fish out criminals

THE Catholic Bishop of Lafia Diocese, Most Rev. David Ajang, has urged community leaders to fish out perpetrators of crime in their domains and hand them... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 48 times

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Man speaks out after wife  dumps him 3 days to wedding over domestic violence

DAVID Okike, the man dumped by his fiancee three days to their wedding has finally broken his silence, saying he had accepted his fate, only that... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 97 times

Tags: Sandra Obi, Michael Helen Ozioma, David Okike, Ada Uburu

Falana seeks presidential pardon for petty thieves

RIGHTS activist, Mr Femi Falana (SAN) on Friday in Ikeja urged the Federal Government to extend Thursday’s presidential pardon granted some top Nigerians, to people serving... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 85 times

Tags: Mr Femi Falana, Mr Benedict Alabi Chief Gani Adams, Sen. Ibikunle Amosun, Yinka Odumakin, Sen. Joshua Dariye

Why I left Oyo APC for PDP- Tegbe

CHIEF Joseph Tegbe, a Governorship aspirant on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Oyo State, has explained why he defected to the Peoples... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 112 times

Tags: Chief Joseph Tegbe, Peoples Democratic Party,

Joe Root steps down as England Test captain following West Indies defeat

JOE Root has stepped down as England Test captain, citing the "toll" and "impact" the role has had on him. The 31-year-old was appointed Sir Alastair Cook's... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 87 times

Tags: David Gower, Paul Farbrace, Ben Stokes, Ashley Giles, Chris Silverwood, Joe Root, Sir Alastair Cook

Cubana Priest rains money on Rick Ross

AMERICAN rapper, Rick Ross made money rain on fans during his performance at the Easter show after Cubana Chief Priest sparked it off. The Maybach Music Group... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 87 times

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Prison stories inspired me to become armed robber — Man convicted at 18

IN 2010, when some of his mates were already in the University, David Aremo, who  was commuted at 18, had just become one of the youngest... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 56 times

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NCC urges consumers to protect telecom Infrastructure, Others

THE Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has emphasised that telecommunications consumers in Nigeria have a major role to play in complementing efforts being put in place to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 151 times

Tags: Chief Gandeorun Orokaa, Abubakar Usman, Nigerian Communications Commission, Amina Shehu,

2023 Delta Guber Race: My achievements speak for me — Omo-Agege

THE Deputy President of the Senate, Sen. Ovie Omo-Agege, says his achievements testifies, as he officially declared his interest to run for the governorship race in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 76 times

Tags: Sen. Ovie Omo-Agege, Ahmad Lawan, Mr O’tega Emeror, Mr Jones Erue, Chief Hyacinth Enuha, APC, Chief Frank Kokori

I’ll never settle for vice-president position — Wike

 PRESIDENTIAL aspirant Nyesom Wike says he will never settle for vice-president position as the contest for the plum job hots up, ahead of the presidential election... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 312 times

Tags: Chief Dan Orbih, Nyesom Wike, PDP, Gov. Godwin Obaseki

Ex-Abia varsity VC, Ikonne, joins guber race

THE former Vice Chancellor of the Abia State University, Uturu, Prof. Uche Ikonne, on Thursday declared his ambition to run for the governor of the state... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 86 times

Tags: Prof. Uche Ikonne, Chief Alwell Okere, Gov. Okezie Ikpeazu, Peoples Democratic Party

Villagers confirm 26 deaths, 17 burnt houses in recent attack on Ebonyi Community

THE death toll of the recent attack on residents of Effium/Ezza-Effium community in Ohaukwu and part of Ebonyi Local Government Areas of Ebonyi State has climbed... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 83 times

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Umahi’s presidential ambition unshakeable, says commissioner

EBONYI State commissioner for Information and State Orientation, Uchenna Orji, yesterday said the presidential ambition of Governor David Umahi had remained unwavering and alive in the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 73 times

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NASS: Anambra govt backs Okoye, urges APGA delegates to make him candidate

THE Anambra government has backed Mr Mark Okoye, the immediate past Commissioner for Economic Planning and Budget and Development, to represent Anaocha, Dunukofia and Njikoka Federal... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 69 times

Tags: Mr Mark Okoye, Prof. Solo Chukwulobelu, Mr Peter Obi, Chief Willie Obiano Chief Charles Okongwu, Chief George Ozo, Prof Chukwuma Soludo.

2023: Beware of politicians’ manipulations, inducements, Opadokun tells youths

CHIEF Ayo Opadokun, an elder statesman and former Secretary-General of the defunct National Democratic Coalition (NADECO), has cautioned Nigerian youths against manipulations and inducements by politicians... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 63 times

Tags: Chief Ayo Opadokun, Dr Fred Agbeyegbe, NADECO, Mr Adewale Adeoye, Prof. Olutayo Adesina

Onu takes over as PDP chairman in Ebonyi

 MR Silas Onu, former caretaker Publicity Secretary of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Ebonyi chapter, has been sworn in as the party’s new Chairman in Ebonyi. Onu... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 115 times

Tags:  Mr Silas Onu, APC, Mr Chika Nwoba, Chief Tochukwu Okorie PDP

Delta Assembly approves Okowa’s request on Songhai Delta Farms funding

 THE Delta House of Assembly has approved a request by Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa for a shareholders agreement between the state government  and Adventium Global Delta Consortium... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 100 times

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Court remands gatekeeper for allegedly defiling teenager

AN Ado-Ekiti Magistrates’ Court, on Wednesday, ordered that a 20-year-old gatekeeper, David Emmanuel, be remanded in a correctional centre in Ado-Ekiti for allegedly defiling a teenager.   The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 37 times

Tags: Insp Elijah Adejare, Olubunmi Bamidele, David Emmanuel

Terrorist jailed for life for murder of British lawmaker

MAN inspired by Islamic State was on Wednesday sentenced to life imprisonment for the murder of veteran British lawmaker David Amess after knifing him to death... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 43 times

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Niger Governor, others pay last respects to ‘Mama Sam’ in Minna

REMAINS of mother of founding chairman of LEADERSHIP Media Group, the late Mrs Eunice Ndanusa-Isaiah, was yesterday interred in Minna, the Niger State capital, amidst eulogies... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 50 times

Tags: Abdulkadir Kure, Mahmud Abdullahi, Jonathan Vatsa, Sani Bello, Emmanuel Umar, David Mark, Abubakar Sani Bello, Eunice Ndanusa-Isaiah

Presidential aspirant urges PDP to zone ticket to South-East

 DR Nwachukwu Anakwenze, a presidential aspirant on the platform of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has appealed to the party to zone its presidential ticket to the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 74 times

Tags:  Dr Nwachukwu Anakwenze, Chief MKO Abiola, Peoples Democratic Party

Kaduna Deputy Chief of Staff wants political leaders to mentor youths

CHIEF James Kanyip, Deputy Chief of Staff, Office of the Kaduna State Deputy Governor, has advised political leaders to mentor youths to prepare them for leadership... Read more

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Olopoeyan, other PDP stalwarts in Oyo join NNPP

SCORES of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) members in Oyo State led by Alhaji Adebisi Olopoeyan and Chief Joshua Popoola, on Monday in Ibadan, formally joined... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 73 times

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Oyo APC Elders Council set up committees to resolve internal crisis

THE Elders’ Advisory Council of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Oyo State, says it has set up a Reconciliation and Harmonisation Committees toward fostering lasting peace... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 51 times

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Edevbie, Ya ‘Adua’s ex-aide, joins Delta governorship race

 CHIEF David Edevbie, former Principal Secretary to the late President Umaru Yar’ Adua on Monday declared his ambition to contest the Delta Governorship position come 2023... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 89 times

Tags:  Chief David Edevbie, Chief Kingsley Esiso, Chief Clement Ofuani, Sen. James Manager, Sen. Peter Nwaboshi, Gov. Emmanuel Uduaghan, PDP, Chief Kingsley Esiso,

Alleged N400m fraud: EFCC to re-arraign Olisa Metuh May 30

THE Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, will, on May 30, re-arraign former National Publicity Secretary of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Olisa Metuh, on allegations... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 51 times

Tags: Justice Stephen Adah, Obiora Egwuatu, Justice Emeka Nwite, Chief Olisa Metuh

APC support group in Bayelsa goes spiritual, prays for unity, success

AN All Progressives Congress (APC) support group in Balyesa concluded a prayer and fasting programme on Sunday in Yenagoa. The programme aimed at seeking God’s intervention in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 84 times

Tags: All Progressives Congress (APC), Pastor Reuben Initiative for Good Leadership and Accountability (PRIFGLA), Chief Timipre Sylva, Chief David Lyon, Sen. Heineken Lokpobiri, Hon. Stephen Ogullah, Pastor

Minister donates sports arena to Ogbomoso, Oyo State, pledges more

MINISTER of Youths and Sports Development, Chief Sunday Dare, donated a sports arena to youths in Ogbomoso, his hometown in Oyo State on Sunday. The News Agency... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 128 times

Tags: Gunju Ojo,  Chief Sunday Dare, Daniel Ayoola Dare Foundation

Restructuring: Panacea for Nigeria's governance challenges - Chief Anyaoku

By Paul Ejime ELECTIONS and their outcomes are triggers and drivers of political violence, conflicts and instability in Nigeria. But the level of uncertainty has heightened with every... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 271 times

Tags: Chief Emeka Anyaoku, ECOWAS, UN, Abdulsalami Abubakar, Muhammadu Saad Abubakar III, APC, PDP, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari

Golf: Ali emerges winner of 13th Leg in Owerri

DAVID Ali on Saturday  emerged the winner of the 13th Leg of Race to Nigeria Masters (Pro/Am) Golf Tournament at the Arsenal Golf Course, Owerri. The News... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 90 times

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Community praises Soludo for appointing member commissioner

THE people of Amanuke Community in Awka North Local Government Area of Anambra have praised Gov. Chukwuma Soludo for appointing one of them into his  cabinet. At... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 81 times

Tags: Gov. Chukwuma Soludo, Mr Obinna Nwachukwu, Chief Chikodi Anara, Mr Hycinth Okafor, Mrs Abigail Nkemdilim, Chief Zephaniah Oyemezie

Okowa felicitates David Mark at 74

GOV. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta has congratulated former President of the Senate, Sen. David Mark, on his 74th birth anniversary.   The governor, in a statement by his... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 59 times

Tags: Sen. David Mark, Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa, Olisa Ifeajika

Sometimes, I spend over N17m per outing – Davido brags

AWARD-winning Nigerian singer, David Adeleke, popularly known as Davido, has given an insight on how much some of his night outings cost him. In a tweet, the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 53 times

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I will use education to fight insecurity –Plateau governorship aspirant, Dimka

 A retired Comptroller of Nigeria Customs and governorship aspirant in Plateau, Mr David Dimka, says he will take education very seriously to fight insecurity in the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 78 times

Tags: Mr David Victor Dimka, All Progressives Congress, Nigeria Customs, Mr Golu Gurumji, Mr Meshak Chindaba

Court backs FG on Nnamdi Kanu’s rendition to Nigeria

A Federal High Court, Abuja on Friday, exonerated the Federal Government on the allegation that leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 160 times

Tags: Nnamdi Kanu, Chief Mike Ozekhome, Justice Binta Nyako, IPOB

Defection: Court dismisses PDP’s suit against Gov. Ayade

A Federal High Court in Abuja on Thursday dismissed the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) suit seeking the removal of Gov. Ben Ayade of Cross River.   Justice Taiwo... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 81 times

Tags: Ben Ayade, Chief Mike Ozekhome, Prof. Ivara Esu

Ekiti Governorship: Police confirm attempt on Oni’s campaign train in Efon Alaaye

THE Nigeria Police Force, Ekiti Command, on Wednesday night confirmed attack on the campaign train of Chief Segun Oni, a former Governor and the Social Democratic... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 70 times

Tags: Chief Segun Oni, Mr Jackson Adebayo, ASP. Sunday Abutu,

PDP commits political suicide by not zoning presidency to South East - Obiozor

...INSISTS on zoning presidency slot to South East   Ambassador George Obiozor, president general of Ohanaeze Ndigbo World Wide, has condemns in its entirety the political suicide that... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 135 times

Tags: Ohanaeze Ndigbo, George Obiozor, Governor  Samuel Ortom, Peoples’ Democratic Party, PDP, Chief E K Clark,

West Ham boss David Moyes says his "new boys on the block" dare not dream about Barcelona

WEST Ham boss David Moyes says his "new boys on the block" dare not dream about the prospect of a Europa League semi-final with Spanish giants... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 32 times

Tags: WEST Ham, David Moyes, Europa League, Barcelona

Man in court for allegedly stabbing co-tenant with broken bottle

A 28-year-old man Williams Oscar, has appeared at a Kaduna Chief Magistrates’ Court for allegedly stabbing his co-tenant, David Johnson, with a broken bottle. The defendant, a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 53 times

Tags: Williams Oscar, Kaduna Chief Magistrates’ Court, David Johnson, Insp. Chidi Leo

2023: PDP zoning committee to submit decisions to NEC

The Peoples Democratic Party PDP (PDP), Zoning Committee,  says  it will  present its unanimous decision on zoning to the party National Executive Committee (NEC). THE Chairman of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 86 times

Tags: Prof. Jerry Gana, Chief Tom Ikimi, Samuel Ortom,

NBA-SARC set to promote respect, rights of legal practitioners

A Legal Practitioner, Chief Joe-Kyari Gadzama, says there is need to promote respect for legal practitioners as they are the mouth piece and point of reference... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 45 times

Tags: Chief Joe-Kyari Gadzama,

Minister attributes weak LG system to poor education programmes

THE Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, has identified weak local government system as partly the cause of poor education programmes delivery in the country.   Adamu stated... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 57 times

Tags: Malam Adamu Adamu, Mr David Gende, President Muhammadu Buhari

2023 governorship: Izzi stakeholders fault alleged endorsement of Ebonyi speaker

Stakeholders in Izzi clan of Ebonyi have faulted the endorsement of Mr Francis Nwifiru, the Speaker, Ebonyi House of Assembly by traditional rulers in the area... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 52 times

Tags: Michael Udenwe, Godwin Nwode, Nick Ochigbo, Uchenna Nshii, Benjamin Nwoba, Chief Elias Mbam, Chief Fidelis Nwankwo, Chief Sylvester Ogbaga,

Ebonyi Govt. pardons 31 under-aged detained over communal conflict

By Chukwuemeka Opara, THE Ebonyi Government says it has pardoned and will release 31 under-aged detainees at the correctional service remand home, over their involvement in the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 46 times

Tags: Ebonyi Government, Ezza/ Ezza-Effium conflict, Gov. David Umahi, Justice Paul Awada, Dr Kelechi Igwe,

2023: Catholic ArchBishop urges politicians not to use youths for thuggery

DR Matthew Ishaya Audu, Catholic ArchBishop of Jos, has advised politicians to engage the youth in positive ventures rather than  using them as thugs as the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 35 times

Tags: DR Matthew Ishaya Audu, Catholic ArchBishop, Nasarawa State, Dr David Ajang, Nasarawa State House of Assembly

Nigeria needs $500m palm oil to meet local demands – Association

By Sunday Bassey, THE Oil Palm Growers Association of Nigeria (OPGAN) on Monday said 500 million dollars’ worth of palm oil was needed to meet local demands... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 83 times

Tags: Oil Palm Growers Association of Nigeria (OPGAN), Chief Joe Onyiuke,

Igbinedion inaugurates IUTH Diagnostic Centre

THE Esama of Benin, Chief Gabriel Igbinedion, on Monday, inaugurated a multi-million nairaIgbinedion University Teaching Hospital (IUTH) Diagnostic Centre in Benin. Represented by the former Governor of... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 61 times

Tags: Chief Gabriel Igbinedion, Chief Lucky Igbinedion, Gov. Godwin Obaseki, Chief Medical Director (CMD) of IUTH, Godwin Bazuaye,

Edo APC holds primaries today

THE All Progressives Congress (APC), Edo State chapter, is holding its primaries today to elect candidates for the April 19 chairmanship and councillorship elections in the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 86 times

Tags: APC, Governor Godwin Obaseki, Chief Dan Orbih, Lawrence Okah, Dr. Tony Aziegbemi, ony Anenih (Jr.),

ISSAN calls for collaborative efforts to check rising cyber threats

CYBERSECURITY stakeholders under the auspices of Information Security Society of Africa - Nigeria, ISSAN, have called for an urgent review of the National Cybersecurity Protection Act... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 90 times

Tags: Yinka Tiamiyu, Jameela Ayedun, David Isiavwe, Musa Jimoh, CBN

” I’ll make Nigeria investment haven if elected,” says Ohuabunwa

A Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential aspirant, Chief Sam Ohuabunwa, says he will transform Nigerian into an investment haven, if elected.   Ohuabunwa, the Convener of the New... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 110 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Chief Sam Ohuabunwa, IPOB, PDP

2023: Group urges politicians to cede presidential tickets to S/East

THE Movement for Election of Nigerian President of Igbo Extraction, on Saturday, appealed to politicians to cede all presidential election tickets to South-East. The National Convener of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 65 times

Tags: Joe Odumakin, Vincent Ezekwueme, Ayo Adebanjo, Chief Edwin Clark

Oyetola, man of integrity, keeps promises- Asiwaju of Ijesaland

Chief Yinka Fasuyi, the Asiwaju of Ijesaland, says Gov. Adegboyega Oyetola of Osun, has proven beyond every iota of doubt that integrity is living the truth... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 54 times

Tags: David Jemibewon, Chief Yinka Fasuyi, Adegboyega Oyetola

Anoruo wins Leg 12 of race to Nigerian Masters Pro/Am tournament

Uchenna Anoruo on Friday proved why he was one of the best in the race to the Nigeria Masters tournament as he dusted his strong contenders... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 82 times

Tags: David Ali Uchenna Anoruo, George Inalegwu

Appeal Court dismisses suit against gov Umahi, Deputy

THE Appeal Court sitting in Enugu, Friday affirmed the ruling of the Ebonyi State High Court, which declared that Governor David Nweze Umahi and his Deputy,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 191 times

Tags: APC, PDP, Governor David Nweze Umahi, Kelechi Igwe

‘Baba Ijebu’ bags NIJ Fellowship award

THE Nigerian Institute of Journalism (NIJ) on Thursday conferred a fellowship award on the Chairman, Premier Lotto, Chief Kesington Adebutu, popularly known as Baba Ijebu. The News... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 102 times

Tags: Chief Kesington Adebutu, Chief Olusegun Osoba, Nigerian Institute of Journalism, Mrs Maiden Alex-Ibru, Mr John Momoh, Chairman, Mr Sheyin Ephraim, Baba Ijebu.

Traditional ruler wants FG to establish National Border Guards

OBA Adebanji Alabi, the Alawe of Ilawe-Ekiti in Ekiti Southwest Local Government Area of Ekiti State, has recommended the establishment of a National Border Guard to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 84 times

Tags: Oba Adebanji Alabi, , Chief Olubummi Ajibade,

Student, 22, docked for alleged N4.7m bitcon fraud

A 22-year-old student, David Ayodeji, who allegedly defrauded another of N4.7 million on the pretext of selling bitcoin to him was on Thursday brought before a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 50 times

Tags: Linda Balogun, Newton Okolo, David Ayodeji, Insp Modupe Olaluwoye

Ex-VP Sambo inaugurates board for Baze University Teaching Hospital

FORMER Vice President Namadi Sambo yesterday inaugurated a seven-member board of the Baze University Teaching Hospital. The board, according to Sambo, is chaired by Datti Baba-Ahmed, the... Read more

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East -West road at 80% completion — Akpabio

The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Sen. Godswill Akpabio says since his assumption  of office he has been able to scale-up the construction of the East-... Read more

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Retired CP Ogbadu advises youths in Edo to return to agriculture

THE immediate past Commissioner of Police in Edo, Retired CP Phillip Ogbadu, has advised youths in Edo to take up agriculture and shun social vices including... Read more

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Diaspora Engagement: IOM commends NiDCOM as Africa's Trailblazer

FOR the African continent to move to become a driving force on the global stage, it is important to tap into the enormous resources of its... Read more

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Ukraine humanitarian crisis ‘catastrophe on top of catastrophe’ – WFP

The humanitarian crisis in Ukraine caused by Russia’s war of aggression is “catastrophe on top of catastrophe,” said the Executive Director of the World Food Programme... Read more

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Netherlands strike back to end Germany’s winning run under Flick

A second half equaliser from Steven Bergwijn earned the Netherlands a 1-1 friendly draw with Germany in Amsterdam on Tuesday. It also ended Hansi Flick’s eight-game winning... Read more

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Delta Assembly approves Okowa’s N20bn credit facility

THE Delta  House of Assembly on Tuesday approved a request of N20 billion credit facility from Fidelity Bank PLC, sent to it by Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa.     The... Read more

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Tags: Chief Ferguson Onwo, Fidelity Bank PLC, Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa, Chief Sheriff Oborevwori.

Ebonyi PDP gov’ship aspirant promises to tackle youth unemployment

 A governorship aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ebonyi, Chief Fidelis Nwankwo, says he will provide jobs for the youths to check the rising... Read more

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Kaduna-Abuja train attack: COAS orders troops to hunt down perpetrators

 The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt.-Gen. Faruk Yahaya, on Tuesday visited the scene of the Kaduna-Abuja train attack and ordered troops to intensify search and... Read more

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Unpaid taxes: Anambra govt owed N513.9b, begins enforcement April 1

THE Anambra State Internal Revenue Service, AIRS, says it will commence enforcement of payment of all outstanding tax bills in the state from April 1. Mr Richard... Read more

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Tags: Charles Soludo, David Nzekwu, Richard Madiebo, Sylvia Tochukwu-Ngige

NBA seeks end to ASUU’s industrial action

THE Nigeria Bar Association, NBA has urged the Federal Government to do everything possible to end the industrial action embarked upon by the Academic Staff Union... Read more

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Tags: Mr Olumide Akpata, Prof. Damilola Olawuyi, Prof Isa Hayatu Ciroma, Prof. Yemi Osibanjo, Justice, Abubakar Malami, Chief Emeka Ngige,

Protesters shut down Cross River secretariat over unpaid salaries

HUNDREDS of aggrieved civil servants, on Monday, took to the streets of Calabar, Cross River State capital, protesting years of unpaid salaries. The protesters locked up the... Read more

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John Herdman - the English manager behind landmark qualification

IN England, memories of the 1986 World Cup centre around Diego Maradona, the 'Hand of God' and the wonder goal he scored for Argentina in that... Read more

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Let’s give Sanwo-Olu second term, FPP begs Lagos residents

A political group, Forum of Political Parties, FPP, has appealed to stakeholders and residents of the state to allow Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu a second term as... Read more

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NNPC Weekly: Buhari moves to end crude oil theft, pipeline vandalism

THE weekly activities of the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPC Ltd.) started with a move by President Muhammadu Buhari to end crude oil theft in... Read more

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Blinken in Israel for talks with Arab region counterparts

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken arrived Israel on Sunday, ahead of a meeting with top envoys from the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Bahrain, Morocco and... Read more

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No winner, loser in APC national convention -Chieftain

CHIEF David Kente, a chieftain of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Taraba, says there is no winner or loser in the contest for party executives in... Read more

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Lagos Commission scribe, Lambo, bows out of service, hails Obasa’s magnanimity

MS Abosede Lambo, the Executive Secretary, Lagos State House of Assembly Service Commission (LAHASCOM), has commended the Speaker of the House, Mr Mudashiru Obasa for his... Read more

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Buhari urges universities to develop new curriculum on self-employment

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has called for the development of new curriculum for Nigerian universities that would lay emphasis on self-employment.   Buhari made the call on Saturday in... Read more

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PDP zoning and rotation

By Nze Ozichukwu Fidelis Chukwu       WHEN Iyom Josephine Anenih, called to draw my attention to the PDP list of Members of her Zoning Committee, and I noticed... Read more

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We Can’t Act On Umahi, Others’ Sack Now – INEC

THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC has suspended action on the court judgment sacking Ebonyi State Governor David Umahi, his deputy, Eric Igwe and 16 members... Read more

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Tags: Independent National Electoral Commission, Justice Inyang Ekwo, Governor David Umahi, PDP

2023 presidency: Dele Momodu picks PDP nomination, expression of interest forms

THE Publisher of Ovation International Magazine, Chief Dele Momodu on Friday,  obtained  the PDP nomination and expression of interest forms to contest for  the party’s 2023... Read more

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2023: We’ll present credible candidate from south-east for presidency— Group

A political group, South-East Nigeria Presidency Movement, says it is working hard to ensure that credible candidates emerged from the zone for the 2023 presidential election. The... Read more

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Delta State Governor commends Heritage Energy Operational Services for exemplary local content practices

HERITAGE Energy Operational Services Limited (HEOSL), operator of OML 30 Joint Venture between the Nigeria Petroleum Development Company (NPDC) and Shoreline Natural Resources Limited (SNRL) has... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 111 times

Tags: Governor Ifeanyi Okowa, Chief Patrick Ukah, Dr. Morris Idiovwa, Heritage Energy, Mr. Naeem-Atiq Sadiq, Barr. Isaiah Bozimo, Mrs. Gladys Puegeren, Mrs. Chisa Otokpa

Buhari hosts Tinubu, other APC founding fathers to dinner

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has hosted the founding fathers of the All Progressives  Congress (APC), including former Lagos State governor Bola Tinubu, to a dinner at the... Read more

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Ebonyi: Umahi still in charge – Commissioner-

CHIEF Oluchukwu Ukie Ezeali, the Ebonyi Commissioner for Business Development, says Gov. David Umahi is still in charge and running the affairs of the state to... Read more

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Umahi defection: INEC suspends action over conflicting court judgements

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has suspended action on court orders and motions regarding the defection of Gov. Dave Umahi of Ebonyi and his Deputy,... Read more

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NNPC says I.6bn litres of PMS available for distribution

THE Nigerian National Petroleum Company Ltd. (NNPC) says there is over 1.6 billion litres of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) available for nationwide distribution. Malam Mele Kyari, NNPC... Read more

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2023: PDP inaugurates zoning committee

THE People’s Democratic Party, PDP on Thursday inaugurated a 37-member zoning committee as it prepares for the 2023 general elections. The PDP National Chairman, Prof. Iyorchia Ayu,... Read more

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U.S. takes strong actions on Sudan, Malawi, Chad, others

By Kennedy Nnamani THE United States, through its various agencies has taken strong actions on some African countries. These actions were revealed in different press statements which... Read more

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Tags: Alain Goetz, Brian Nelson, Mahamat Déby, Molly Phee, Bankole Adeoye, Olusegun Obasanjo, David Satterfield, Lazarus Chakwera, Antony J. Blinken, Ned Price

VC race: Ooni warns protesting Ile-Ife indigenes against law violation

THE  Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, has warned the aggrieved indigenes of the ancient town not to take laws into their hands over... Read more

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Tags: Chief Owelle Udoji, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, Moses Olafare

Defection: Court fixes April 11 for judgment in suit seeking Dogara’s sack

A Federal High Court, Abuja, on Wednesday, fixed April 11 for judgment in suit seeking for the declaration of the seat of Rep Yakubu Dogara vacant... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 62 times

Tags: Peoples Democratic Party, INEC, APC, Governor David Umahi, Yakubu Dogara, Jubrin Jubrin,

Zoning: South East politicians, analysts give divergent views ahead of 2023

 AS electioneering begins ahead of the 2023 general elections in Nigeria, one contentious issue heating the polity is the politics of zoning of elective positions by... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 86 times

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Ogun Alternate Medicine Board inaugurates committee to tackle ritual killings

THE Ogun Alternate Medicine Board on Tuesday inaugurated a 42-member advisory committee to promote genuine and quality service delivery in order to curb the disturbing trend... Read more

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Tags: Chief Ifashola Anipupo, Mrs Abatan Oreagba, Balogun Nurudeen Ola leye,

Sack of Umahi: SDP Gov’ship candidate to join suit at Appeal Court

THE Governorship candidate of the Social Democratic Party, SDP in the 2019 general election, Ebonyi State, Barr. Ndubuisi Onwe Chibueze, Tuesday, said he would join the... Read more

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Alleged 1.2m fraud: Absence of businessman stalls his arraignment

THE absence of 45-year-old businessman, David Omonije, in an FCT High Court in Kubwa, Abuja, stalled his arraignment for allegedly issuing a N1.2 million dud cheque. The... Read more

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Umahi urges supporters to remain calm over High Court ruling

 GOV. David Umahi of Ebonyi has assured his supporters that there is nothing to worry about over the Federal High Court ruling in Abuja which struck... Read more

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Coalition endorses Mustapha for APC Chairmanship

 THE National Coalition of Buhari Support Organisations (BSO), has endorsed Malam Saliu Mustapha, as the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC). Mustapha is among the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 93 times

Tags: Gov. Abdllahi Adamu, Sen. Tanko Al-makura, Sen. Sani Musa, Dr George Akume, Chief Jerry Johnson, Mr Peter Oganto, Malam Saliu Mustapha, Congress for Progressive Change,

Umahi approves promotion of Ebonyi civil servants, payment of pension

 THE Ebonyi Governor, David Umahi has approved the release of the promotion for all deserving civil servants in the state. This is contained in a statement issued... Read more

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VC Race: Ife indigenes invades OAU campus with charms, fetish objects

SOME indigenes of Ile-Ife in Osun, on Monday allegedly invaded the Obafemi Awolowo University, OAU campus, armed with charms and other fetish objects, protesting against the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 95 times

Tags: Prof. Adebayo Simeon Bamire, Obafemi Awolowo University, Chief Owelle Udoji, Mr Abiodun Olarewaju,

David Beckham hands Instagram account to Ukrainian doctor

FORMER England captain David Beckham handed control of his Instagram account to a Ukrainian doctor in the city of Kharkiv on Sunday. Dr Iryna, head of a... Read more

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We caused agencies to remit N2.6 trn in 12 years —FRC boss

THE Fiscal Responsibility Commission, FRC, on Monday in Abuja said that the agency caused agencies to remit N2.6 trillion to the federation account in 12 years. The... Read more

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Newcastle United's Isaac Hayden charged over criticising referee after Chelsea defeat

NEWCASTLE United's Isaac Hayden has been charged with improper conduct by the Football Association after the defeat at Chelsea on 13 March. The 26-year-old tweeted about referee David Coote's... Read more

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Edo Govt. denies alleged plan to obtain N7bn loan

The Edo Government says it has no plan to obtain a N7 billion loan to finance the Light Up Edo project. Mr Andrew Emwanta, the Commissioner for... Read more

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Sack: Court strikes out Umahi’s motion to stop execution of judgment

A Federal High Court (FHC), Abuja, on Monday, struck out the motion filed by sacked Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi, seeking for a stay of execution... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 71 times

Tags: Governor David Umahi, Federal High Court (FHC), Chukwuma Ma-Chukwu Ume, SAN, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Emmanuel Ukala, SAN, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Inyang Ekwo,

My House of Reps ambition not a desperate one, says Ekiti ex-deputy speaker

A former Deputy Speaker of Ekiti House of Assembly, Chief Taiwo Olatunbosun, says his ambition to run for a seat in the House of Representatives is... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 72 times

Tags: Biodun Oyebanji, All Progressives Congress(APC), Chief Taiwo Olatunbosun,

Book Review: Major-General (Dr.) Henry Edmund Olufemi Adefope – A Legacy of Honour

Authors:            Jide Osuntokun & David Aworawo Reviewer:          Bashorun J.K. Randle   IT is very tempting to fall prey to the prejudicial evidence/verdict... Read more

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Growth returns as mutual funds investments rise by N1.374trn in 2 months

INVESTORS in the capital market have invested N1.374 trillion in the Nigerian mutual funds in the first two months of the year. Mutual funds also known as... Read more

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Correctional centre promotes made-in-Nigeria goods – Official

THE Nigerian Correctional Service says it is promoting made-in-Nigeria goods, produced by inmates in Lagos State to boost their income. Chief Superintendent Rotimi Oladokun, the Service Public... Read more

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Tags: Lagos State Ministry of Justice, Nigerian Correctional Service, Chief Superintendent Rotimi Oladokun,

Sen. Balogun reiterates support for gender bill

Sen. Kola Balogun, representing Oyo South Senatorial District in the National Assembly, on Sunday, reiterated his support for the gender bill which recently suffered defeat at... Read more

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Lai Mohammed, Makarfi, Obi, Daniel for Freedom Online 4th annual lecture tomorrow

THE future of Nigeria will be the focus on Tuesday as eminent Nigerians meet to propose objective course of action.   From Minister to former governors and opinion... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 79 times

Tags: Lai Mohammed, Gabriel Akinadewo, Mr. Peter Obi, Gani Adams,  Prof. Akin Onigbinde, Chief Olabode George,

Certificate of Return: We’ve hope INEC will do the needful – Ebonyi Information Commissioner

EBONYI State Government, weekend, expressed hope that the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC would do the needful by ensuring that their decision on the Federal High... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 85 times

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APC more formidable to win Ekiti guber poll, says ex-deputy speaker, Olatunbosun

THE former Deputy Speaker of Ekiti House of Assembly, Chief Taiwo Olatunbosun, says the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the State has been repositioned and more... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 97 times

Tags: Bisi Egbeyemi, Chief Taiwo Olatunbosun, Biodun Oyebanji

Gov Umahi challenges engineers to harness abundant resources

GOV David Umahi of Ebonyi State has challenged engineers and investors to harness abundant human and material resources to achieve the needed Industrial revolution in the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 80 times

Tags: Prof Emeka Obe, Emmanuel Akabe, Abdullahi Sule, Eric Igwe,David Umahi

Adamawa to spend ₦3bn on NG-CARES Programme – Dep. Gov.

ADAMAWA Government has approved over ₦3 billion in the 2022 budget for the three delivery platforms of the NG-CARES Programmes in the state.   Chief Crowther Seth, the... Read more

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'We can write history at the club' - Tomas Soucek

TOMAS Soucek is relishing the chance to make history at West Ham after helping them reach their first European quarter-final since 1981. Soucek scored the opener to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 62 times

Tags: TOMAS Soucek, David Moyes, West Ham, Europa League, Andriy Yarmolenko,

FG to sanction depot owners selling beyond approved ex-depot price -Sylva

THE Federal Government says it will deal decisively and sanction any Depot Owner caught selling petroleum products beyond the approved Ex-Depot price in the country. Chief Timipre... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 109 times

Tags: Chief Timipre Sylva, President Muhammadu Buhari

2023: Okowa tells govt. appointees with political ambition to resign

GOV, Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta has urged political appointees in his administration with ambition to contest in the 2023 elections to resign now.   The governor spoke at... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 84 times

Tags: Mr. Lawrence Ejiofor, Mrs. Kate Onianwa, Mr. Frank Nweke, Chief Patrick Ukah, Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa

Ensure your wife does not go into politics, former Anambra Ohaneze Ndigbo president urges Obiano

CHIEF Chris Elunmuno, Former President of Ohaneze Ndigbo, Anambra, has called on former governor of the state, Chief Willie Obiano, not to allow his wife to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 109 times

Tags: Chief Chris Elunmuno, Ohaneze Ndigbo, Chukwuemeka Odimegwu-Ojukwu, Dr Rose Mbachi, Governor Chukwuma Charles Soludo, Mr Joe Anatune,

We expect new Anambra with disruptive transformation — Residents

ANAMBRA residents have shown enthusiasm in the new state administration of Gov. Charles Soludo,  who has promised to provide definite leadership and skills to the people. News... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 71 times

Tags: Sen. Uche Ekwunife, Peter Obi, Chief Chinedu Obidigwe, Fernandina Nwankwo, Ben Nwankwo.

OAU appoints Prof Adebayo Bamire as new vice-chancellor

THE Governing Council of the Obafemi Awolowo University, OAU, Ile-Ife, has announced Prof. Adebayo Bamire as the 12th Vice-Chancellor of the university.   The  Pro-Chancellor and Chairman of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 100 times

Tags: Obafemi Awolowo University, Chief Owelle Oscar Udoji, Mallam Adamu Adamu.

NAPTIP rescues 17,443 trafficked persons

THE National Agency for the Prohibition in Trafficking in Persons, NAPTIP, has rescued no fewer than 17,443 survivors of human trafficking since its inception in 2003. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 59 times

Tags: NAPTIP, Mr Nduka Nwanwenne, Chief Godspower Irorere, Mr Legor Idagbo.

Prof. Soludo sworn in as Anambra governor, suspends revenue collection

PROF Chukwuma Soludo and Dr Onyekachukwu Ibezim have been sworn in as governor and deputy governor Anambra, Southeast Nigeria. Soludo was sworn in by Justice Onochie Anyachebelu,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 584 times

Tags: Prof Chukwuma Soludo, Dr Onyekachukwu Ibezim, Justice Onochie Anyachebelu, Chief Willie Obiano, All Progressives Grand Alliance

APC CECPC passes a Vote of no Confidence on Akpankudohede

THE All Progressives Congress, APC Caretaker and Extra-ordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC) has passed a Vote of no Confidence on its Secretary, Sen. John Akpanudoedehe. This is... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 89 times

Tags: Gov. Abubakar Bello of Niger, Sen. Ken Nnamani, Sen. Yusuf Abubakar, Prof. Tahir Mamman, Sen. Abba Ali, Mr David Lyon, Mr Akinremi Olaide, Mrs Stella Okotete, Mr Ismaeel Ahmed.

Davido to gift N20m startup support to 20 young entrepreneurs

AWARD winning Nigerian singer and philanthropist, David Adeleke also known as Davido is set to give N20million to 20 young entrepreneurs. This gesture comes shortly after the... Read more

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Police nab 7 members of ATM robbery syndicate in Borno

THE Police in Borno have arrested seven members of an ATM robbery syndicate in Maidugiri. The Commissioner of Police in the state, Abdu Umar, said this in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 75 times

Tags: Fati Al-Fantami, Samson David, Saminu Shehu-Turaki, Mohammed Sani, Emma Audu, Felix Haruna, Abdu Umar, Mohammed Medugu, Usman Saidu

Police nab 7 members of ATM robbery syndicate in Borno

THE Police in Borno have arrested seven members of an ATM robbery syndicate in Maidugiri. The Commissioner of Police in the state, Mr Abdu Umar, said this... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 108 times

Tags: Mr Abdu Umar, Samson David, Felix Haruna, Saminu Shehu-Turaki, Mohammed Sani, Emma Audu

Popular Nigerian actress docked in Umuahia

A popular Nigeria actress, Chioma Topilis, has been remanded at the Nigeria Correctional Centre, Afara, Abia State for alleged cybercrime on the order of a Magistrate... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 56 times

Tags: S. E. Onyemauche, Chioma Topilis, Chief Uche Akwukwuegbu

Lagos assembly adopts recommendations on human organs, tissue transplantation bill

THE Lagos State House of Assembly has adopted the recommendations of the House Committee on Health Services on a Bill for a law to regulate human... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 61 times

Tags: Tobun Abiodun, Wasiu Eshinlokun-Sanni, Hakeem Sokunle, David Setonji

Umahi’s sack order: You can’t get certificate of return, Ebonyi APC tells PDP

 THE All Progressives Congress, APC in Ebonyi has said that the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP cannot get the certificate of return for the governor from the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 60 times

Tags: APC, Chief Stanley Okoro-Emegha, PDP, INEC, Okoro-Emegha

Umahi withdraws stay of execution motion

SACKED Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi, on Wednesday, approached a Federal High Court (FHC). Abuja, to withdraw a stay of execution motion he filed due to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 84 times

Tags: Governor David Umahi, PDP, James Onoja, Chukwuma Ma-Chukwu Ume SAN, Justice Inyang Ekwo,

Fans react as Davido laments cost of clearing Lamborghini

AWARD-winning singer, David Adeleke, popularly known as Davido, has received mixed reactions from social media fans after he lamented the cost of clearing his Lamborghini at... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 127 times

Tags: David Adeleke, Wizkid, Burna Boy

Mark mourns Sen. Osakwe

A former President of the Senate, Sen. David Mark has expressed shock and sadness over the demise of his colleague, late Sen. Patrick  Osakwe. Mark sated this... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 56 times

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Journalists Threaten To Boycott INEC’s Activities In Ebonyi

JOURNALISTS in Ebonyi State have threatened to boycott all activities of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in the State following the unfriendly disposition of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 55 times

Tags: Francis Nwafiru, David Umahi, Kelechi Igwe, Clement Oha, Uchenna Inya, Prof Mahmud Yakubu

APC chieftain seeks unity among leaders ahead of 2023

ALAMENE Williams, an All Progressives Congress, APC, Chieftain in Bayelsa, has called for reconciliation and unity among party leaders in the state. Williams, a former Commissioner for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 89 times

Tags: David Lyon, Pastor Reuben Wilson, Alamene Williams, Stephen Ogullah

Court jails 6 for cybercrimes in Kwara

SIX persons were on Monday convicted by a Federal High Court in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital for cybercrimes and impersonation.  The convicts, Adeshina Wasiu, Hammed Akorede,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 81 times

Tags: Innocent Mbachie, Aliyu Adebayo, Rasheedat Alao, Justice Muhammed Sani, Adeshina Wasiu, Hammed Akorede, Komolafe Shina David, Fatimehin Kayode, Adetoye Damilare Timilehin, Adebayo Ridwan Abiola

Umahi’s response to Federal High Court judgement, a disregard to rule

THE very recent decision by the Federal High Court sitting at the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja delivered on March 8, 2022 by Justice Inyang Ekwo, has... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 75 times

Tags: Federal High Court, Justice Inyang Ekwo, David Umahi

Akume will emerge APC National Chairman: Group

THE George Akume Campaign Organisation says it is almost certain that Sen.George Akume, the Minister of Special Duties, will emerge as the National Chairman of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 53 times

Tags: All Progressives Congress, Sen.George Akume, Mr Adamu Abubakar, Chief Ray Morphy, Mr Terver Aginde, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff

2022 Commonwealth Celebration: Education sector relevant to realising commonwealth ideals

THE Federal Government says the education sector is very crucial in the realisation and promotion of the stated ideals of the commonwealth.   The Minister of State for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 58 times

Tags: Commonwealth, David Gende, Fatima Aminu, Queen Elizabeth II, Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET), Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba,

Gov. Bagudu urges journalists to make national unity sacrosanct

GOV. Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi has urged journalists in the country to make national unity sacrosanct in their daily reportage of events. The News Agency of Nigeria... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 54 times

Tags: NUJ, Gov. Atiku Bagudu, Haijya Rakiya Ayuba-Haruna, Chief Chris Isizugo

APC inaugurates Lagos excos

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos State on Monday inaugurated and sworn in its new state executive council members while calling for an end to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 61 times

Tags: All Progressives Congress (APC), Prince Abiodun Ogunleye,David Setonji,Governor’s Advisory Council (GAC), Babatunde Ogala,

Defection sack: Court orders Umahi, Deputy to remain in office

EBONYI Governor David Umahi and his Deputy, Kelechi Igwe, have secured an order from the High Court of Ebonyi State not to vacate their offices in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 123 times

Tags: Governor David Umahi, Kelechi Igwe, Sunny Ogbuoji, David Nweze Umahi, Justice Inyang Ekwo, Roy Umahi, All Progressive Congress, PDP, APC,

Defection: Ebonyi elders’ council calls for peace

THE Ebonyi Council of Elders has appealed to politicians in the state to maintain peace after a court sacked Gov. David Umahi and his deputy, Dr... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 97 times

Tags: Gov. David Umahi, Mr Benjamin Okah, APC, PDP,

Sack: ex-SSG calls for calm over Umahi, others

PROF. Benard Odoh, a former Secretary to the Ebonyi State Government, has appealed to the people of the State to remain calm and law-abiding over the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 72 times

Tags: Ogbonnaya Nwifuru, Justice Inyang Ekwo, Eric Kelechi Igwe, Prof. Benard Odoh, David Umahi

Covenant Varsity matriculates 1,930 students

The Covenant University, Ota, Ogun, has matriculated 1,930 students for 2021/2022 academic session. The Vice-Chancellor of the University, Prof. Abiodun Adebayo, disclosed this while addressing the students... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 103 times

Tags: Prof. Abiodun Adebayo, Covenant University Ota Ogun, David Oyedepo, Bishop David Abioye,

Defection: Umahi, others’ sack, credit to Nigeria’s judiciary – Ebonyi group

THE Association of Ebonyi State Indigenes in the Diaspora, AESID, has described the Federal High Court judgment which sacked Ebonyi State governor, David Umahi, and his... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 72 times

Tags: Justice Ekwo, Paschal Oluchukwu, David Umahi, AESID

Why we wrote book on Obi — ADF 

MEMBERS of Alaigbo Development Foundation (ADF) have described the eight years of Mr. Peter Obi’s administration as the Governor of Anambra State as “eight years of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 71 times

Tags: Chief Innocent Chukwuma, Dr. Patrick Obi, Prof. Chinyere Stella Okunna, Bishop Obi Onubogu, Prof. Uzodinma Nwala, Mr. Abia Onyike, Peter Obi,

Court awards N10 million damages against EFCC for illegally freezing a company's account

A High Court of the Federal Capital Territory sitting in Abuja, on the 3rd of March, 2022, awarded the sum of ten million naira, against the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 62 times

Tags: EFCC, Hon. Justice A.S Adepoju, Muzan Bruno, Rodrigo International Services, Chief Mike Ozekhome

Sack: Umahi, deputy, others seek stay of execution of judgment

GOVERNOR David Umahi of Ebonyi and others have sought an order of the Federal High Court, Abuja, staying the execution of its judgment directing them to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 76 times

Tags: Governor David Umahi, Justice Inyang Ekwo,

FG committed to ending banditry, other crimes – SGF

 SECRETARY to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr Boss Mustapha, on Thursday in Kaduna re-assured that government would end banditry and other crimes in the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Mr Boss Mustapha, Mr David Attah, Director, Mr Samuel Aruwan,

Ebonyi APC inaugurates executive, pledges to reconcile aggrieved members

 THE All Progressive Congress (APC) in Ebonyi, on Thursday inaugurated its executive ahead of the 2023 general election. Speaking at the event on Thursday in Abakaliki, Gov... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 69 times

Tags: Gov David Umahi, APC, Mr Euphemmia Nwali, Mr Kelechi Igwe, Mr Stanley Okoro-Emegha,

How governors spend security vote – Fayemi

THE Chairman, Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF), Gov. Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State, on Thursday explained that security votes collected by state governors are used to support... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 192 times

Tags: Gov. Kayode Fayemi, Chief Jerome Ugoji, Prof. jubril Ibrahim, Prof. Sonni Tyoden,

Ebonyi PDP governorship nominee urges Umahi to vacate seat

REP. Iduma Igariwey, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) nominee for Ebonyi governorship seat, has urged the Gov. David Umahi to immediately vacate office along with his... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 114 times

Tags: Iduma Igariwey, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Inyang Ekwo,  Fred Udogu, Gov. David Umahi, All Progressives Congress (APC),

British Boxing Board of Control stops short of complete ban of Russian and Belarusian boxers

RUSSIAN and Belarusian boxers have been banned from fighting in the UK if they hold a boxing licence issued by their native country. The British Boxing Board... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 85 times

Tags: RUSSIAN, Dmitry Bivol, Belarusian, Wladimir Klitschko, UK, Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez, David Avanesyan,

Natural gas resources: Nigeria seeks U.S. funding to support development of sector

 Chief Timipre Sylva, the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, has called on the U.S, Government to provide funding support for Nigeria to develop its natural... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 46 times

Tags:  Chief Timipre Sylva

Residents report fresh oil leak from Aiteo’s OML 29 in Nembe

 RESIDENTS of Nembe in Bayelsa have reported fresh oil leak, months after the Nov. 5 spill at Oil Mining Lease (OML) 29, the News Agency of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 97 times

Tags: Mr Ndianabasi Mathew, Chief Ebinabo Waribo, Shell Petroleum Development Company, Aiteo Eastern Exploration and Production Company,

Justice Ekwo’s verdict in order, says CNPP

Conference of Nigeria Political Parties, CNPP, has hailed the judgement by Justice Inyang Ekwo of the Federal High Court Abuja sacking Governor David Nweze Umahi of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 59 times

Tags: Willy Ezugwu, Eric Kelechi Igwe, David Nweze Umahi

Northern APC youths urge calm over court order sacking Gov Umahi

CONCERED Northern APC Youth Forum has urged supporters of Engr. David Umahi, to remain calm over the judgement which asked him to vacate office as governor... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 71 times

Tags: David Umahi

Anambra Award: Rojenny stadium MD says no regrets investing in sports

CHIEF Rommy Ezeonwuka, Managing Director of Rojenny Stadium and Tourists Village, Oba, near Onitsha, says he is happy with his contributions to the development of Anambra... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 49 times

Tags: CHIEF Rommy Ezeonwuka,

Umahi under fire for attacking judge

EBONYI State Governor David Umahi came under fire yesterday for his tirade against Justice Inyang Ekwo of the Federal High Court in Abuja. The judge, on Tuesday,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 69 times

Tags: Governor David Umahi, Justice Inyang Ekwo, Eric Igwe, APC, PDP

Ex-Spain boss who found salvation at Sevilla can impress Premier League clubs

FOR Sevilla manager Julen Lopetegui, the Europa League last-16 tie against West Ham offers the latest chance to pit his wits against an English team and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 39 times

Tags: Sevilla, David Moyes, Julen Lopetegui, Europa League, West Ham, Premier League,

I have no regrets defecting to APC – Umahi

Gov. Dave Umahi of Ebonyi on Wednesday in Abakaliki said he has no regrets defecting to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). The governor stated this while... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 70 times

Tags: Gov. David Umahi, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP),

Why Nigeria is unable to meet OPEC quota — Sylva

 CHIEF Timipre Sylva, Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, has attributed the inability of Nigeria to meet the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) quota to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 86 times

Tags:  Chief Timipre Sylva, OPEC, Horatius Egua,

Neither a Governor nor Deputy Governor can be removed from office by a court of law for defecting from his political party to another

BY Mike A. A. Ozekhome, SAN       I have just read social media publications regarding the judgment delivered today by the respected Honourable Justice Inyang Ekwo of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 39 times

Tags: PDP, Justice Inyang Ekwo, INEC, Governor David Umahi, Eric Kelechi Igwe

NDE commences training of 50 women on seasoning production in Nasarawa

THE National Directorate of Employment, NDE, has commenced the training of 50 unemployed women on spices and seasoning production underbits Women Employment Branch, WEB, scheme in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 58 times

Tags: Bassey Attah, Sunday David, Chris Bamsida, Mallam Abubakar Fikpo

NLNG Commissions Historic Consulate On Bonny Island

NIGERIA LNG Limited (NLNG), on Saturday, commissioned the Bonny Consulate Building, a 19th-century historic landmark in Bonny Kingdom that was reconstructed as part of plans to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 117 times

Tags: Dr. Philip Mshelbila, NLNG, Julius Berger Nigeria, Chief Nyesom Wike, Dr. Mrs. Ipalibo Harry Banigo,

Defection: Ebonyi APC rejects court judgement sacking Gov Umahi

THE Ebonyi Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has rejected Tuesday’s judgement of the Federal High Court, Abuja, removing Gov. David Umahi and his deputy,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 101 times

Tags: APC, Gov. David Umahi, Mr Stanley Okoro-Emegha, Dr. Kelechi Igwe,

We are yet to receive Court judgement on Gov. Umahi, deputy- INEC

 THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Tuesday said it was yet to be served the certified True Copy of the Federal High Court that sacked... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 99 times

Tags: Mr Festus Okoye, Justice Inyang Ekwo, Sen. Iyorchia Gov. Dave Umahi, Ayu, INEC, PDP, Chief Kelechi Igwe.

Umahi’s sack: Nigeria’s democracy on path to sanity —Ex-PDP spokesman

 FORMER spokesman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos State, Mr Taofik Gani, says the court order mandating Gov. David Umahi of Ebonyi and others... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 71 times

Tags: Justice Inyang Ekwo, Peoples Democratic Party, Mr Taofik Gani, Gov. David Umahi, Dr Eric Igwe

Bauchi State Govt. to marry off 100 repentant commercial sex workers — Perm. Sec.

THE Bauchi State Government has pledged to marry off at least 100 repentant commercialsex workers who indicated interest and presented themselves to the state’s Hisbah Department. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 82 times

Tags: Gov. Bala Mohammed, Alhaji Aminu Balarabe-Isah, Miss Maryam David, National Directorate of Employment,

Umahi felicitates with VP Osibanjo @ 65

GOV. David Umahi of Ebonyi, has felicitated with Vice President Yemi Osibanjo on the occasion of his 65th birthday anniversary.   Umahi, in a message he personally signed... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 49 times

Tags: David Umahi, Yemi Osibanjo

Freed Igboho to remain in Cotonou

AFTER almost eight months in Benin Republic prison, Yoruba Nation agitator Sunday Adeyemo a.k.a. Igboho, breathed the air of freedom yesterday. But the Beninoise Govt restricts his... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 82 times

Tags: Chief Sunday Adeyemo, Prof Wole Soyinka, Yomi Aliyu,

Court jails 5 Yahoo boys in Ilorin

THE Federal High Court sitting in Ilorin on Monday sentenced five Yahoo boys to various jail terms, for offences bordering on cybercrimes and other internet related... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 127 times

Tags: Justice Muhammed Sani, Laoshe Olajide, Akinbohun Stephen, Hammed Babatunde, Lawal Faruq, David Ezekiel

Okowa commiserates with Keyamo on father’s demise

Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta has condoled with the Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Chief Festus Keyamo, (SAN) on the passing of his father,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 89 times

Tags: Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa, Chief Festus Keyamo, Pa Matthias Keyamo,

Sunday Igboho freed from prison in Benin Republic - Counsel

CHIEF Sunday Adeyemo, a.k.a Igboho, has been released from a prison in Benin Republic to his medical practitioners. Chief Yomi Alliyu (SAN), Counsel for the Yoruba Nation... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 179 times

Tags: Sunday Adeyemo Ighoho, Chief Yomi Alliyu, Professor Wale Adeniran, Ilana Omo Oodua Worldwide, Professor Banji Akintoye,

African countries engage DFIs to fund oil, gas projects

NIGERIA and other petroleum producing countries in Africa have begun engagements with Developmental Finance Institutions (DFIs) to fund critical oil and gas projects in the continent.   The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 149 times

Tags: Developmental Finance Institutions (DFIs), Chief Timipre Sylva, African Local Content Investment Forum (ALCIF), Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), Africa Petroleum Producing Or

1,000 Edo residents to enjoy free NYSC medical service

THE National Youth Service Corp, NYSC, says 1000 persons will benefit from its free medical outreach in Fugar, Etsako-Central Local Government Area of Edo. Rafat Momoh, the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 81 times

Tags: Rafat Momoh, Chief Emmanuel Ogah,

Ukraine, Russia prepare for 3rd round of peace talks

UKRAINE and Russia are expected to meet for third round of negotiations, which both sides had said could take place on Monday. The location and exact time... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 70 times

Tags: David Arachamija, Putin,

Court remands man, 20, for alleged N1.3m theft

 Chief Magistrate Patrick Adekomaiya of a Badagry Chief Magistrates’ Court on Monday remanded a 20-year-old man, Daniel Divine, in a correctional centre for allegedly stealing the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 71 times

Tags:  Chief Magistrate Patrick Adekomaiya

Imbibe late Obafemi Awolowo’s values to develop Africa- Cleric

  A Cleric, Rt. Revd (Prof.) Adedapo Asaju, says the values of the late Political sage, Chief Obafemi Awolowo, are needed to develop Africa, entrench good governance... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 64 times

Tags: Chief Obafemi Awolowo

Adegoke’s murder: Court denies Rahman Adedoyin, 6 others bail

AN Osun State High Court has declined bail applications brought before it by Rahman Adedoyin and six of his hotel workers over the murder of Timothy... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 58 times

Tags: Rahman Adedoyin, Chief Justice Adepele Ojo

Africa Narrative with Nigeria Situation

By Olusegun Obasanjo        LET me start by appreciating each one of you for your presence today to join me in thanking God as I mark my 85th... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 97 times

Tags: Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, Professor Goski Alabi, Professor Juma Shabani, Dr. Mary Khimulu, President Nicéphore Soglo, President Paul Kagame, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala,

Yahaya Bello’s presidential bid nonnegotiable – N/Central stakeholders

APC Stakeholders in the North Central Zone, says  the 2023 presidential ambition of Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi will not be jettisoned for the party’s chairmanship... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 91 times

Tags: Chief Audu Ogbe, PDP, APC, Gov. Yahaya Bello,

Okowa salutes Obasanjo at 85

 GOV. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta has congratulated former President of Nigeria, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, as he clocked 85 years. Okowa said this in a statement by his... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 86 times

Tags: Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo,

NGOs urge FG to implement Climate Change Act

INITIATIVE for Food Security, Ecosystem Preservations (GIFSEP) and Citizens Climate Lobby have urged the Federal Government to ensure effective implementation of climate change Act. The Non-governmental Organisations... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 113 times

Tags: Prof. Shu’aibu Hassan, INITIATIVE for Food Security, Ecosystem Preservations, Mr David Terungwa, Mr Yahaya Dangana,

APGA urges intending members in Ebonyi to follow due process

THE Ebonyi chapter of All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) has urged politicians wishing to join the party from other parties to follow due process. Chief Ricky Okorouka,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 152 times

Tags: APGA, Ricky Okorouka, Chief Chukwumaobi Okorie,

NIES: Petroleum Ministry honours 2019 – 2021 outstanding officials

THE Ministry of Petroleum Resources has rewarded some officials of the ministry and its agencies for outstanding performance and service in different capacities between 2019 and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 113 times

Tags: Chief Timipre Sylva, Dr Godwin Ekong, Dr Nasir Sani-Gwarzo, Nigeria International Energy Summit (NIES)

Legendary Australia wicketkeeper dies aged 74 after heart attack

LEGENDARY Australia wicketkeeper Rod Marsh has died aged 74 after suffering a heart attack. Marsh was taken ill last Thursday while travelling to a charity cricket match... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 42 times

Tags: Rod Marsh, Adam Gilchrist, David Hussey,

Fuel Scarcity: Minister pushes to overcome supply disruption

 THE Minister of State, Petroleum Resources, Chief Timipre Sylva, says the Federal Government and regulatory authorities are making efforts to address fuel scarcity by ensuring that... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 75 times

Tags: Chief Timipre Sylva

Adoption of automation in aviation sector will boost GDP – Perm. Sec.

MR Abel Enitan, the Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Aviation, says the adoption of automation in aviation industry will boost the nation’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP). Enitan,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 76 times

Tags: Mr Abel Enitan,Mr David Awotunde,Comrade Hector Nnadi,

Worries about adverse effect of social media on youths

By Ige Adekunle, News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) Though social media technologies and digital channels facilitate the creation and sharing of information, ideas or interests and other... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 68 times

Tags: Dr Garba Abari, Dr David Oyedepo, Dr Akanni Agboola,

Nigeria’s gas revolution can make West Africa energy self-sufficient – Sylva

Chief Timipre Sylva, Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, on Thursday said the West African sub-region could become energy self-sufficient as a result of Nigeria’s gas revolution.   Sylva said... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 77 times

Tags: Chief Timipre Sylva,

Germany, France push for EU measures to fast-track Ukraine refugees

 GERMANY, France and Ireland pushed for quick adoption of emergency measures,  granting immediate protection to refugees fleeing war in Ukraine, as EU interior ministers met on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Gérald Darmanin, EU, Nancy Faeser, chief Filippo Grandi, Ylva Johansson,

Video: Man rumoured to have been buried alive resurfaces at police station

THE Anambra State Police Command on Wednesday dismissed a rumour making the rounds that Mr Olisa Igbonwa, a kinsman of Minister for Labour and Employment, Dr... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 443 times

Tags: Mr Olisa Igbonwa,Echeng Echeng,Mr Uzoma Igbonwa,Dr Chris Ngige, Tochukwu Ikenga,Chief Olisa Igbonwa,

APGA chairman urges Anambra residents to sustain existing peace

CHIEF Norbert Obi, State Chairman of the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA), has called on the people of the state to sustain the existing peace in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 80 times

Tags: CHIEF Norbert Obi, APGA

IMF, World Bank to boost financial, policy support for Ukraine

THE International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank announce plans to support Ukraine on the financing and policy fronts and are urgently increasing that support.   IMF... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 63 times

Tags: International Monetary Fund, World Bank, President David Malpass, Kristalina Georgieva,

Court approves Umahi’s defection to APC

THE State High Court sitting in Abakaliki, the Ebonyi State capital on Monday struck out the suit brought before it by the candidate of the All... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 62 times

Tags: Uchenna Orji, Roy Umahi, Henry Njoku, Ogbonnaya Okorie, Sonny Ogbuoji, David Umahi

Umahi expresses worries over collapsing economy in South-East

David Umahi, the Chairman of South-East Governors Forum and Governor of Ebonyi State, has expressed concern over the continuous crumbling of economic activities and development in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 93 times

Tags: David Umahi, Nnamdi Kanu

Enugu community gets traditional ruler after 8 years of crisis

IGWE Cosmas Ezeumeh, on Tuesday received his staff of office as the traditional ruler of Nachi community in Udi Local Government Area of Enugu State after... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 125 times

Tags: Chief Charles Egumgbe, Dr. Chukwuma Orji, Igwe Cosmas Ezeumeh,

FG plans N15bn revitalisation fund for its polytechnics

THE Federal Government plans to release N15b for the revitalisation of facilities in its polytechnics. Acting Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Education, Mr David Gender, made this... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 64 times

Tags: Mr David Gender, Mr Waziri Bulama,Malam Adamu Adamu, CBN, NBTE, Prof. Idris Bugaje,

100 per cent LPG supply has impacted price in Nigerian market — NLNG

THE Nigeria LNG Ltd. (NLNG) on Tuesday said supply of 100 per cent of its Liquefied Petroleum Gas production (Propane and Butane) to the Nigerian market... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 67 times

Tags: Nigeria LNG Ltd., Mrs Sophia Horsfall, Chief Timipre Sylva,

NYSC swears in 1,204 corps members in Sokoto

NO fewer than 1,204 corps members were, on Tuesday, sworn in by Chief Judge of Sokoto State, Justice Sa’idu Sifawa, for 2022 Batch A, Stream I... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 71 times

Tags: Justice Sa’idu Sifawa, Chief Magistrate Abubakar Adamu,

Defection: Court nullifies suit seeking to evict Umahi from office

THE State High Court sitting in Abakaliki, the Ebonyi State capital, on Monday, struck out a suit brought before it by the candidate of the All... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 81 times

Tags: Barr. Uchenna Orji, Barr. Roy Umahi, Henry Njoku, Ogbonnaya Okorie, David Umahi, Sonny Ogbuoji

Transfer rumours: Osimhen, Palhinha, Messi, Mbappe, David, Saka, Yates

MANCHESTER United are not prepared to pay £100m to sign 23-year-old Nigeria striker Victor Osimhen from Napoli. (Star) Manchester United have also shown interest in Sporting Lisbon's 26-year-old Portuguese midfielder Joao... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 50 times

Tags: Osimhen, Palhinha, Messi, Mbappe, David, Saka, Yates

Obiano has institutionalised himself in Anambra, says state lawmaker

A member of the Anambra state house of assembly, Chief Pete Ibida, says the sterling leadership skills of Anambra Governor, Chief Willie Obiano, is a legacy... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 75 times

Tags: Governor, Chief Willie Obiano, APGA, Chief Pete Ibida,

Innoson brand remains one of Obi's enduring legacies - Gabros Boss

THE President of Gabros Group, Chief Gabriel Chukwuma, has stated that Innoson Vehicle Manufacturing, remains one of former Governor Peter Obi's indelible legacies in Anambra State.   Chief... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 120 times

Tags: Governor Peter Obi, Mrs Ebelechukwu Obiano, Patience Jonathan, Dr Sampson Ogah, APGA, Chief Victor Umeh, Gabros Group, Chief Gabriel Chukwuma, Mrs Martina Chukwuma,

Badagry communities protest land encroachment by Army

RESIDENTS of some communities in Badagry, Lagos, on Monday trooped out in their thousands to protest land encroachment by the Nigerian Army.   The News Agency of Nigeria... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 70 times

Tags: Mrs Serifat Basirat, Mr Jubilee Olaide, Mr Ganiyu Akindokun, Chief Viavoh Mobee,

Court upholds Umahi’s defection to APC

A High Court in Abakaliki on Monday, dismissed a suit challenging the defection of Gov. David Umahi of Ebonyi and his Deputy, Kelechi Igwe from the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 71 times

Tags: Mr Sunny Ogbuoji, Kelechi Igwe, Roy Nweze, ustice Henry Njoku, APC, PDP, Gov. David Umahi

Veteran Nollywood actor Lari Williams dies

VETERAN actor Chief Lari Williams is dead. He was 81. The actor passed away on Sunday, February 27, 2022 at his home in Ikom, Cross River State. The late... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 75 times

Tags: Chief Lari Williams, Actors’ Guild of Nigeria

PDP’s victory in Plateau by-election excites chieftain

 Chief Sunday Akuns, a Chieftain of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Plateau, said the party’s victory in the Saturday by-election signified more victories in coming... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 91 times

Tags:  Chief Sunday Akuns

APC: Dribbling itself to score an own goal

By Kazeem Akintunde   THE late soccer legend, Diego Armando Maradona, at the peak of his football career, was a thorn in the flesh of most defenders and... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 317 times

Tags: APC, Adams Oshiomhole, Mai Mala Buni, Chief Bisi Akande, vice-president Yemi Osinbajo, President Muhammadu Buhari,

New Electoral Act will promote inclusiveness for PWDs – CCD

THE Center for Citizens with Disabilities, CCD, has lauded Muhammadu Buhari for signing the Electoral Act amendment bill, saying it would enhance the inclusiveness of Persons... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 102 times

Tags: Humphrey Ukeaja, David Anyaele, Muhammadu Buhari

Unilorin Alumni Association NEC dissolves factional executives

THE National Executive Council, NEC, of the University of Ilorin Alumni Association has dissolved the two factional executives of the association. While Wale Fasakin led a faction... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 57 times

Tags: Professor Jeleel Ojuade, David Olufemi Durosaro, Professor Adegboyega Fawole, Iswat Lawal, Wale Fasakin

Celebrating bail for Mr. Chika Nwoba - The incarcerated PDP Publicity Secretary, Ebonyi State

By Anyim Pius Anyim   THE bail granted the Publicity Secretary of the People’s Democratic Party, Ebonyi State, Nwoba Chika Nwoba, calls for, not only celebration, but deep thoughts... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 141 times

Tags: Sen Anyim Pius Anyim, David Umahi, Chika Nwoba, PDP

Dumo Lulu-Briggs joins Rivers governorship race

OIL mogul Chief Dumo Lulu-Briggs has declared for Rivers governorship race. He made the declaraction on arrival at Pot Harcourt  International Airport, Omagwa from Abuja on Friday... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 68 times

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NIES: Summit outcomes have yielded development — Minister

THE Federal Government says outcomes from the past edition of the Nigerian International Energy Summit (NIES) have been embraced and utilised by government, policy makers and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 126 times

Tags: Nigeria International Petroleum Summit (NIPS), Nigerian International Energy Summit (NIES), Chief Timipre Sylva, National Gas Transportation Network Code (NGTNC), United States Trade Development Agenc

Russia, Ukraine war distorts global markets

RUSSIA'S invasion of Ukraine rattled global financial and energy markets, causing oil prices to spike and financial instruments to fall after Russian troops moved into Ukraine... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 129 times

Tags: Chijioke Ifediora, Prof. Bola Akinterinwa, Chief Festus Oguche, Hon. Buba Yakub, Francisca Omayuli, Mr. Ahmed Munir, Femi Gbajabiamila,

APC CECPC appoints Zonal Congress Committees

THE All Progressives Congress, APC Caretaker and Extra-ordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC) on Thursday, appointed committees for March 12, Zonal Congresses. Sen. John Akpanudoedehe, National Secretary, APC... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 122 times

Tags: All Progressives Congress, Sen. John Akpanudoedehe, Mr David Lyon, Sen. Yusuf Yusuf, Sen. Ken Nnamani

Stakeholders call for adequate funding for polytechnics

Stakeholders have called for adequate funding for Polytechnics for effective and efficient service delivery. Rising from a conference with theme: “Motivation, Productivity and Institutional Progress: The Challenges of Harnessing... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 142 times

Tags: Chief Iyiola Oyedepo,

Late Idahosa Bible institute trains over 15,000 students

THE Nations for Christ Bible Institute International, founded by Late Archibishop Benson Idahosa, says the institute has trained over 15,000 students. The institute said this in a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 71 times

Tags: Archbishop Nicolas Duncan-Williams, Archbishop David Oyedepo, Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN), Apostle Joshua Olaoye, Archbishop Margaret Benson-Idahosa,

Lagos lawmaker sinks 12 boreholes in Ikorodu

LAWMAKER representing Ikorodu Constituency 11 in Lagos State House of Assembly, Saka Solaja, on Wednesday inaugurated 12 boreholes for the benefit of his constituents. The News Agency... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 116 times

Tags: Chief Jamiu Adesina, Community Development Committees (CDC),

SAIPEC 2022: Panelists say gas is destination product with huge potential for power generation 

By Anthony Isibor.   THE panelists at the Sub-Saharan Africa International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference in Lagos have said that gas is not just a transition fuel, but... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 146 times

Tags: Victor Okoronkwo, Aiteo, Ed Ubong, Shell Nigeria Gas, Nigeria Gas Association, Yan Gari, Adeleye Falade, ND West, Riverson Oppong, Ghana National Gas Company, Chuka David Eze, Frazimex Engineering li

Ortom sues for lasting peace between Egba, Ologba clans in Agatu

GOV. Samuel Ortom of Benue has called for lasting peace betweem the Egba and Ologba clans in Agatu Local Government Area of the state. Ortom made the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 70 times

Tags: Gov. Samuel Ortom, Chief Godwin Onah, Chief Baba Odangla, Benue State University (BSU), Prof. Armstrong Adejo, Dr John Elaigwu, Prof. James Ayaitse,

Davido, Anthony Joshua endorse confab on Nigeria’s out-of-school children

A UK-based charity, IA-Foundation has secured endorsements from music star ‘Davido’ and a two-time former unified world heavyweight champion, Anthony Joshua, to signpost its international campaign... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 74 times

Tags: David Adeleke, Ibironke Adeagbo, Oby Ezekwesili, Zuriel Oduwole, Anthony Joshua,

Lille striker faces Chelsea with Europe's biggest clubs watching

JONATHAN David's personality is as unassuming as the route he took into professional football. While he is not one to shout about himself, the 22-year-old Canada... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 70 times

Tags: JONATHAN David, Chelsea, Montreal Impact, Gent, Gloucester Hornets, Toronto FC, Vancouver Whitecaps,

NAU female student, unidentified male found dead in hostel in Awka

A student of the Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka and a yet to be identified male, were on Sunday discovered dead in a private hostel near the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 87 times

Tags: Mr Echeng Echeng, Chief Ken Chukwurah, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, DSP Toochukwu Ikenga

Lagos community decries illegal dumping of corpses at Jafojo cemetery

SOME residents of Jafojo community in Agege Local Council Development Area (LCDA) of Lagos State have called on the Lagos State Government to intervene over the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 93 times

Tags: Mrs Mary Abdul, Chief Suleiman Ogundare, Mr Gbolagade Agoro, Mrs Mary Abdul,

2023: Nigeria needs strong leader to further strengthen its unity- Olubadan designate

THE Olubadan of Ibadan designate, Dr Lekan Balogun, says Nigeria needs a strong leader that will further strengthen its unity comes 2023. Balogun made the assertions on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 137 times

Tags: Dr Lekan Balogun, Onikepo, Sen. Kola Balogun, Mutiat, Rashidi Ladoja, High Chief Tajudeen Ajibola, Ekaarun Olubadan, High Chief Hamidu Ajibade.

Enugu Guber: Sen. Nnamani backs Enugu East, wants zoning upheld

SEV. Chimaroke Nnamami (PDP-Enugu) has said that Enugu East Senatorial Zone should produce the next governor of Enugu State in 2023 according to the state’s governorship... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 123 times

Tags: Sen. Chimaroke Nnamami, Mr. Sullivan Chime, Mr  Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, PDP, Chief Okwesilieze Nwodo, Sen. Jim Nwobodo,

Orji Kalu rejoices with Anyim at 61

THE Chief Whip of the Senate, Sen. Orji Kalu has congratulated former Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Chief Anyim Pius Anyim on his... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 58 times

Tags: Chief Anyim Pius Anyim, Sen. Orji Kalu,

2023: Peter Obi is the best presidential candidate — Babatope

AN elder statesman and Former Aviation Minister, Chief Ebenezer Babatope, has declared his support for former Governor Peter Obi, whom he said is the best presidential... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 88 times

Tags: Peter Obi, Chief Ebenezer Babatope, PDP, Atiku Abubakar, Gov Tambuwal, Anyim Pius Anyim,

Foundation to donate 600-sitting capacity church to community

A non-governmental organisation, Enemona Just Foundation, says it is constructing a 600-sitting capacity church to be donated to Inele-Ugoh community in Kogi. The founder and chairman of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 95 times

Tags: Yahaya Bello, David Gabriel, Edward Onoja

2022 UTME registration: Slow start at CBT centres in Lagos

REGISTRATION by candidates for the 2022 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME, began on Saturday, with a slow start noticed in some centres visited in Lagos.   The News... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 71 times

Tags: Grace Ijuwa, David Abioye, Olaoluwa Fadipe, Uchehara Uchenna, UTME

Utomi emerges PADEFECO Dep. President, says Africa must reclaim dignity on world stage

PROF. Pat. Utomi, a  former presidential candidate and political economist,  on Friday,  emerged the Deputy President of the World Pan-African and In Diaspora United Royal Fathers/Elders... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 125 times

Tags: Prof. Pat. Utomi, Chief Mike Okiro, Eze Nwabueze Soronnadi

West Ham forward knocking on door of England squad

WEST Ham enjoyed an impressive season under David Moyes last term and have continued to progress once more. The Hammers are strong contenders for a Champions League... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 95 times

Tags: WEST Ham, Michail Antonio, Jarrod Bowen, David Moyes, FA Cup, Europa League, Declan Rice

NGO donates boreholes to Ondo communities

A non-governmental organisation, HACEY Health Initiatives, on Friday donated two boreholes to Iju-Odo and Ilutitun communities in Okitipupa Local Government Area of Ondo State. The News Agency of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 64 times

Tags: Rhoda Robinson, Chioma Osakwe, Chief Adebayo Omodele, UNICEF

Warri has been abandoned — Clark

SOUTH-SOUTH leader and elder statesman, Chief Edwin Clark, has said the oil city of Warri has been abandoned with no development, just as leaders feared before... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 152 times

Tags: Chief Edwin Clark, Governor Ifeanyi Okowa, Senator James Manager,

Inquest: What we found at scene of Dapo Ojora’s death – police

A police officer, Insp Damian Oguinye, on Thursday  revealed his alleged findings at the death scene of a socialite and businessman, Mr Adedapo Ojora, at his... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 209 times

Tags: Chief Adekunle Ojora, Mr Oyetade Komolafe, Nkiru Joseph, Mr Adeyinka Ojora, CSP Mustapha Tijani, CSP Razak Useni,

JHPIEGO expends $1m on malaria treatment in Ondo

THE JHPIEGO, an affiliate of John Hopkins University, U.S., says that it has spent nothing less than one million dollar in fighting malaria among women in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 94 times

Tags: JHPIEGO, Mrs Olamide Falana, Dr Dele David, Dr Francis Akanbiemu, Dr Adetiloye Oniyire, Dr Banji Ajaka, Mrs Oladunni Odu,

Abia APC leaders reaffirm loyalty to Acho Obioma-led EXCO

NOTABLE stalwarts of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Abia gathered at the party Secretariat on Azikiwe Road, Umuahia Thursday to reaffirm their loyalty to the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 92 times

Tags: Sen. Orji Kalu, Dr Alex Otti, Sen. Chris Adighije, Chief Stanley Ohajuruka, Chief Donatus Nwankpa, All Progressives Congress, Mr Perfect Okorie, Obioma, Kalu, Otti, Ogah, Akomas, Sen. Nkechi Wogu, Chi

I need your support to win presidential contest, Bello pleads with party members

GOV. Yahaya Bello of Kogi on Thursday pleaded with political stakeholders in the state All Progressives Congress (APC) to remain loyal to give a home-base support... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 124 times

Tags: APC, Mr Abubakar Bello, APC, Deputy Gov. David Edward-Onoja, Gov. Yahaya Bello

Be focused, zealous in pursuit of career – Bello charges Corps members

YAHAYA Bello of Kogi on Thursday charged serving and outgoing National Youths Service Corps, NYSC, members to be focused and be zealous in the pursuit of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 73 times

Tags: Ebiem Emmanuel, NYSC, Williams Mofoluwaso, David Edward-Onoja, Yahaya Bello

Video: Why Nigerian govt has no case against Nnamdi Kanu - Mike Ozekhome

Video: Why Nigerian govt has no case against Nnamdi Kanu - Mike Ozekhome Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 72 times

Tags: Nnamdi Kanu, Indigenous People of Biafra, Chief Mike Ozekhome,

Aregbesola’s Monarch to Oyetola: You will be returned

THE Owa Obokun Adimula of Ijesaland, Oba Gabriel Adekunle Aromolaran, yesterday endorsed Governor Gboyega Oyetola for a second term. He said the people of Ijesa will back... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 99 times

Tags: Oba Gabriel Adekunle Aromolaran, Governor Gboyega Oyetola, Chief Rauf Aregbesola,

Police confirm killing of PDP chieftain in A’ Ibom

 The Police in Akwa Ibom have confirmed the killing of Chief Bassey Emah, a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state. “We received report... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 60 times

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Severe hunger: WFP calls for $470m to assist people in Sahel

The World Food Programme (WFP) on Wednesday called for 470 million dollars to assist people in Sahel region where millions of people are at risk of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 65 times

Tags: World Food Programme (WFP), David Beasley,

APGA won ln Obiano's achievements, Soludo's Credentials

By IfeanyiChukwu Afuba     J. Obi Oguejiofor's angry protest of the APGA's resounding victory in the November 6, 2021, Anambra State governorship election was long expected. The only... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 183 times

Tags: Governor Willie Obiano, Professor Chukwuma Soludo, Allen Onyema, Chief Cosmas Maduka, J. Obi Oguejiofor, APGA, ze Akachukwu Nwamkpo,

Fresh attack in Kaduna, bandits kidnap 22, police arrest 2

AGAIN, bandits have invaded Idon community of Kajuru local government area of Kaduna State and kidnapped no fewer than 22 persons with about four persons sustaining... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 74 times

Tags: Musa Bature, Muhammed Jalinge, David Maigaya, Micah Musa, Josephine Matthew, Marshall Musa, Yosi Gabriel, Stephen Clement, Jinkai Musa, Derrick Obadiah, Daniel David, Paul David, Istifanus Peter, Mira

Abia Govt confirms death of 8 in Omuma-Uzo market attack

ABIA government has confirmed the killing of eight persons by gunmen at the new Cattle Market in Omuma-Uzo in Ukwa West Local Government Area of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 97 times

Tags: Gov. Okezie Ikpeazu, Chief Eze Chikamnayo, CP Janet Agbede, Chief Sopuruchi Bekee, Chief Okey Kanu, Chief Okiyi Kalu.

Judge to rule in Kanu’s motion challenging court’s jurisdiction April 8

 JUSTICE Binta Nyako of a Federal High Court, Abuja, has fixed April 8 for ruling in a preliminary objection filed by the detained leader of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 65 times

Tags: Chief Mike Ozekhome, Justice Binta Nyako, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu.

Access bank Lagos city marathon gateway to the world – Awosika

AJORITSEDERE Awosika, chairman of Africa’s largest retail bank, Access Bank Plc, has affirmed that the Bank’s sponsorship of the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon was in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 110 times

Tags: Sunday Dare, Philip Shaibu, Femi Hamzat, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Ajoritsedere Awosika, David Barmasai, Emmanuel Naibei

Music superstar Davido disburses N250m to 292 orphanages

Nigeria’s music superstar, David Adeleke,  a.k.a Davido,  has fulfilled his promise by disbursing N250 million gift money to selected orphanages across the country. The singer stated this in a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 78 times

Tags: David Adeleke, Davido,

Ibadanland: Orji Kalu felicitates new Olubadan, High Chief Balogun

The Chief Whip of the Senate, Sen. Orji Kalu, has congratulated the newly appointed 42nd Olubadan of Ibadanland, High Chief Lekan Balogun. Kalu, in a goodwill message... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 121 times

Tags: Sen. Orji Kalu, High Chief Lekan Balogun, Oba Saliu Adetunji,

Aregbesola’s thugs fired gunshots without provocation, says Police

...Osun govt urges President to caution minister ...Students protest at NSCDC office THE police yesterday blamed the Minister of Interior, Chief Rauf Aregbesola, for the recent mayhem in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 142 times

Tags: Chief Rauf Aregbesola, NSCDC, SP Yemisi Opalola, Dr Hammed Abubkar, Ismail Omipidan, Oyelayo Azeez,

Speaker joins Delta 2023 Guber race

CHIEF Sherriff Oborevwori, the Speaker, Delta House of Assembly, has joined the race for the state 2023 governorship election. Oborevwori disclosed this at the resumed plenary of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 112 times

Tags: Chief Sherriff Oborevwori,

Delta Assembly approves Okowa’s N12bn loan request

The Delta House of Assembly has approved Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa’s request for N12 billion bridging finance facility for the state. The approval was sequel to a motion... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 126 times

Tags: Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa, Central Bank of Nigeria, Chief Sherriff Oborevwori, Chief Ferguson Onwo

Kogi approves payment of N30,000 new national minimum wage

GOV. Yahaya Bello of Kogi on Tuesday approved the immediate implementation of the N30,000 new national minimum wage for the state workforce, with partial consequential adjustment. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 82 times

Tags: Gov. Yahaya Bello, NUJ,  Mr Adeiza Momoh-jimoh, Mrs Folashade Arike-Ayoade, Chief Edward Onoja, NULGE, Tade Adeyemi, Mrs Hannah Odiyo

Gov Emmanuel’s choice of preferred successor not final — ex-minister

 CHIEF Nduese Essien, a former minister, says Gov. Udom Emmanuel’s preference for who succeeds him as governor of Akwa Ibom is not final determinant of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 98 times

Tags:  Chief Nduese Essien, Gov. Udom Emmanuel,

Alleged N400m fraud: Olisa Metuh’s trial reassigned to new judge

THE trial of former National Publicity Secretary of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Olisa Metuh, in the alleged N400 million fraud has been reassigned to a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 66 times

Tags: Peoples Democratic Party, Chief Olisa Metuh, Justice Obiora Egwatu

No plan to assassinate minister, Osun State govt. declares

OSUN State government on Tuesday denied a claim that there was a plan to assassinate Minister of Interior and former governor of the state, Ogbeni Rauf... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 77 times

Tags: Gov. Gboyega Oyetola, Sunday Akere, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, Abiodun Agboola, Chief Bisi Akande, APC

Declare August 20 Isese Day – Traditional worshippers urge LASG

THE Association of African Traditional Religion Nigeria (AATREN) has called on the Lagos State Government to set aside August 20 of every year as Isese Day. Isese... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 71 times

Tags: Association of African Traditional Religion Nigeria, Chief Olusegun Elegunshi,

Medical access: Metuh seeks judiciary consent for remand prisoners, convicts

A former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Olisa Metuh, has appealed to the judiciary to formulate robust practice directions to ensure... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 131 times

Tags: Peoples Democratic Party, Chief Olisa Metuh, Ohaneze Ndigbo, Chief S.O.D Onyekwere,

Delta 2023: I’m unaware of Okowa’s pact with Ijaw — Edwin Clark

ELDER statesman, Chief Edwin Clark, has said he is unaware of any treaty by Governor Ifeanyi Okowa to hand over power to Ijaw ethnic nationality in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 211 times

Tags: Chief Edwin Clark, Governor Ifeanyi Okowa, Senator James Manager,

UNILAG VC receives integrity award

 THE Centre for Ethics and Self Value Orientation, an NGO, on Monday presented an award of Integrity Icon of Nigeria (IION) to the Vice-Chancellor of University... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 130 times

Tags: Prince Musa Yakubu, Chief Emeka Anyaoku, Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundipe.

Nigeria needs motivated politicians like late Alao-Akala- Olaopa

 PROF. Tunji Olaopa of Public Administration, National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies (NIPSS), Kuru, Jos, says Nigeria is urgently in need of motivated politicians like... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 83 times

Tags: Otunba Christopher Adebayo Alao-Akala, Chief Wale Ohu, Prof. Taoheed Adedoja, Prof. Tunji Olaopa, Sen. Kola Balogun

Enugu LG Elections: IPAC tasks ENSIEC on credible, fair elections

 THE Inter-Party Advisory Council (IPAC) has tasked the Enugu State Independent  Electoral Commission (ENSIEC) on credible, free and fair local council elections in the state come... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 95 times

Tags: INEC, Chief Augustine Nnamani, Chief Edwin Alor, Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, Inter-Party Advisory Counci,

Makinde approves appointment of 42nd Olubadan of Ibadanland

......revokes amended Ibadan chieftancy declaration law OYO State Governor, ‘Seyi Makinde, has approved the appointment of Senator Lekan Balogun as the 42nd Olubadan of Ibadanland. The approval follows a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 140 times

Tags: High Chief Lekan Balogun, Mr. Taiwo Adisa, Governor ‘Seyi Makinde,

Traditional leaders pledge support for Ikorodu LG on security

 THE Council of Traditional Leaders, Ikorodu, has promised to collaborate with Ikorodu Local Government on security and to increase Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) for economic growth. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 97 times

Tags: Chief Muftau Odusoga, Mr Waisu Adesina,

Fani-Kayode’s ex-wife docked for alleged attempted murder

Precious Chikwendu, was on Monday docked in a Federal High Court (FHC), Abuja for attempted murder of her former husband, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode.   The police charged before... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 97 times

Tags: Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, Federal High Court (FHC), Precious Chikwendu,

West Ham boss David Moyes says defender available for Leicester City game

WEST Ham boss David Moyes says Kurt Zouma is available for Sunday's game at Leicester amid the controversy of the defender being filmed kicking his cat. Animal charity... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 98 times

Tags: WEST Ham, David Moyes, RSPCA, Kurt Zouma, Leicester

FCT Polls: Yiaga Africa campaigns against vote selling in Abuja market

AHEAD of the February 12 Area Council elections in the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, a civil society organisation, Yiaga Africa, has taken an anti-vote selling campaign... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 114 times

Tags: Aisha Akanbi, Ezenwa Nwagwu, Yiaga Africa, David Chukwu

‘Nigeria should return to regionalism’

THE Aare Onakakanfo of Yoruba land, Chief Gani Adams has stressed the need for Nigeria to go back to regionalism ahead of the 2023 polls. Speaking during... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 98 times

Tags: Chief Gani Adams, Oodua Progressive Union

Abia APC crisis: Nwankpa hands over to Obioma as state Chairman

 THE outgone Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Abia, Chief Donatus Nwankpa, on Thursday, handed over to Chief Iheanacho Obioma as the new state... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 96 times

Tags: Mr Mike Ozoemena, All Progressives Congress, Dr Kingsley Ononogbu, Chief Iheanacho Obioma , Chief Donatus Nwankpa,

Ekiti Govt warns communities against violence over boundary dispute

THE  Ekiti State Government has cautioned the people of Ipoti-Ekiti, Ejiyan-Ekiti and Owatedo-Ekiti against taking any step that could lead to a breakdown of law and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 105 times

Tags: Chief Bisi Egbeyemi

Gov Umahi sacks management staff of Ebonyi College of Education

Gov. David Umahi of Ebonyi on Wednesday sacked the management of the state’s College of Education, Ikwo. Umahi made the announcement during the state’s weekly Executive Meeting... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 100 times

Tags: Gov. David Umahi,

Umahi reconstitutes Council of Ebonyi varsity

Governor David Umahi has reconstituted the Council of Ebonyi State University (EBSU) for a period of 12 months.Umahi, said at the inauguration ceremony on Wednesday in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 79 times

Tags: Governor David Umahi, Ebonyi State University (EBSU), Prof. Chigozie Ogbu,

Approach ICJ over Igboho’s detention in Benin, Gani Adams tells Yoruba Diaspora

AARE Ona-Kakanfo of Yorubaland, Gani Adams, has urged Yoruba in the Diaspora to approach the African Union Court or International Court of Justice over the continuous... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 171 times

Tags: Gani Adams, Kehinde Aderemi, Chief Yomi Aliyu, Sunday Igboho

Ex-Ebonyi SSG, Odoh, makes known intention for governorship position

PROFESSOR Benard Odoh, a former Secretary to the Ebonyi State Government, has finally opened up on his 2023 governorship ambition. In a statement on Monday, Prof. Odoh... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 92 times

Tags: Benard Odoh, David Umahi

We ‘ll ensure successful hosting of S/West Conference- Committee

MR Adekunle Adeyemi, Chairman, Contact Committee, for the forthcoming Nigeria Association of Physical and Health Education, Recreation, Sports and Dance, (NAPHER.SD), South-West Conference, says the committee... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 95 times

Tags: Mr Adekunle Adeyemi, Chief Amos Ariyo, NAPHER.SD

Umahi felicitates predecessor, Elechi, at 81

GOV. David Umahi of Ebonyi has felicitated his predecessor, Chief Martin Elechi, who turned 81 on Monday. Umahi, in a congratulatory message, described Elechi, under whom he... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 72 times

Tags: Gov. David Umahi, Chief Martin Elechi, APC

S/Court fixes May 6 for judgment in Imo, Rivers legal tussle over oil wells

THE Supreme Court on Monday fixed May 6 for judgment in a legal tussle between Rivers and Imo over the ownership of 17 oil wells in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Justice Olukayode Ariwoola, Dr Remi Olatubora, Chief Olusola Oke

2 students in court for alleged possession of locally made pistol

 Two students: David Confidence (24) and Charles Courage (20) were on Monday arraigned before a Wuse Zone Six Chief Magistrates’ Court for allegedly being in possession... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 66 times

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APC will reclaim Edo in 2023– State chairman

Retired Col. David Imuse, Chairman, Edo chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC), says the party is working on strategies to reclaim the state in 2023 and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 79 times

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Managing Complex Litigation: A personal Experience (Part 1)

 By Mike Ozekhome, SAN  INTRODUCTION  AN ANALYSIS OF COMPLEX LITIGATION  Every company faces litigation at some point in time. This is an occupational hazard that cannot be avoided. In... Read more

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Gadzama reiterates NBA-SARC’s commitment to lawyers’ welfare, security

 Chief Joe-Kyari Gadzama (SAN), Chairman of the Nigerian Bar Association Security Agencies Relations Committee (NBA-SARC), on Monday called for  measures to tackle  kidnapping and other crimes... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 66 times

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Presidency rejects Financial Times report on Buhari govt’s performance

THE Presidency, yesterday, rejected a Financial Times article, which described President Muhammadu Buhari’s handling of the nation’s economy and security as poor. The article, entitled “What is... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 116 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, David Pilling, Financial Times,

Benin Republic extends Igboho's detention by six months

THE Government of the Republic of Benin has extended the detention of Yoruba Nation activist Sunday Adeyemo popularly known as Sunday Igboho by six months.   Counsel for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 127 times

Tags: ECOWAS, Pelumi Olajengbesi, Chief Yomi Aliyyu, Sunday Adeyemo, Sunday Igboho

Suspense as APC, PDP governors meet in Lagos

A handful of serving governors from the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), former governors mainly from the southern part of the country... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 117 times

Tags: Kayode Fayemi, Ibikunle Amosun, Olusegun Osoba, David Umahi, Professor Babagana Zulum, Atiku Bagudu, Aminu Tambuwal,

Presidency condemns Financial Times’ article on Nigeria

THE Presidency has criticised the wrong perceptions in David Piling’s article on Nigeria published by the Financial Times on Jan. 31. Malam Garba Shehu, one of the... Read more

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Defection: Ebonyi Assembly speaker, lawmakers challenege court’s jurisdiction

FRANCIS Nwifuru, the Speaker of the Ebonyi House of Assembly, and 16 other lawmakers have challenged the hearing of their defection suit before the Federal High... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 89 times

Tags: Joseph Ekumankama, INEC, Chukwuma-Machukwu Ume, David Umahi, Inyang Ekwo, Francis Nwifuru

APC inaugurates state executives in Taraba

THE All Progressives Congress, APC, in Taraba has inaugurated the state officials of the party following an earlier inauguration of the state Chairman Alhaji Ibrahim El-Sudi... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 82 times

Tags: Benjamin Bako, Saleh Pintim, David Kente, Alhaji Ibrahim El-Sudi

Wike tasks traditional rulers on illegal oil bunkering

Gov. Nyesom Wike of Rivers has  charged traditional rulers in the state not to allow illegal oil bunkering and artisanal refinery activities in their domains. Wike gave... Read more

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Ebonyi Assembly not a rubber stamp – Umahi

Gov. David Umahi of Ebonyi says the state House of Assembly is always critical of his policies, hence cannot be described as a rubber stamp.Umahi said... Read more

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New Enugu State APC Chairman promises party turn around

 The newly inaugurated Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Enugu State, Chief Ugochukwu Agballah, has promised to turn around the fortune of the party... Read more

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Association hails friendly business climate of Nigeria’s Free Trade Zones

The Nigeria Economic Zones Association (NEZ Association) says it is basking in the friendly business climate built around the country’s Free Trades Zones by President Muhammadu Buhari. Chief... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 101 times

Tags: Nigeria Economic Zones Association (NEZ Association), Chief Oluwatoyin Elegbede, Nigeria Export Processing Zones Authority (NEPZA), Prof. Adesoji Adesugba, Miss Chidinma Udeogu,

Chancellor offers scholarships to 350 indigent students in Abia

 The Chancellor, Gregory University (GUU), Uturu, Abia, Prof. Greg Ibe, said his scholarship scheme has selected 350 indigent students from three senatorial districts of the state... Read more

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Tags: Gregory University (GUU), Prof. Greg Ibe, Chief Emeka Okafor, Gregory Iyke Foundation,

2023: Anyim consults with Adams, George, Adebanjo

AS the race for the 2023 presidential election gathers momentum, Senator Anyim Pius Anyim, frontline aspirant, on Friday took his consultations to the South-West.   Anyim, who is... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 113 times

Tags: Senator Anyim Pius Anyim, Gani Adams ,Chief Ayo Adebanjo, Olabode George,PDP

2023: South-East to prune presidential candidates to three

WORRIED by the increasing number of presidential aspirants indicating their interest to contest the 2023 general election from the South-East, Igbo leaders in the area have... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 168 times

Tags: Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief Damian Okeke, Chief Mbazurike Amechi, All Nigeria Peoples Party, All Progressives Grand Alliance, All Progressives Congress, Peoples Democratic Party,

Obi Cubana begins road construction in his community

POPULAR socialite, Obi Cubana has commenced construction of roads in his Oba community in Anambra State. With the Afor Oba Old Road to the New Road already... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 84 times

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Runsewe calls on Nigerians to take pride in culture

 The Director-General, National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC), Chief Olusegun Runsewe,  on Thursday called on Nigerians to take pride in their culture.   Runsewe made the call... Read more

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First Africa Holiday Village: NANTA praises Gov. Bello’s plan

The National President, National Association of Nigeria Travel Agencies (NANTA), Mrs Susan Akporaiye, has commended the move by Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi to build the... Read more

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Tags: National Association of Nigeria Travel Agencies (NANTA), Mrs Susan Akporaiye, ational Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC), Gov. Yahaya Bello, Chief Olusegun Runsewe,

Alleged $4.6m fraud: Arraignment of Golden Tulip Hotel CEO stalled

 Arraignment of the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Golden Tulip Hotel, Amaechi Ndili, was on Wednesday stalled at an Ikeja Special Offences Court. Also, the court has... Read more

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Court orders Fed Govt to pay Kanu’s associates N200,000

A Federal High Court in Abuja has ordered the Federal Government to pay N200,000 to four individuals earlier charged with the leader of the proscribed Indigenous... Read more

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Tags: Nnamdi Kanu, Justice Binta Nyako, Bright Chimezie, Chidiebere Onwudike, Benjamin Maduagwu, David Nwaurusi.

2023: Group moves against zoning, imposition in Enugu

A sociopolitical group called Enugu People in the Diaspora says residents of the state will not accept imposition in the choice of Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi’s successor... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 82 times

Tags: Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, Mr Arinze Onuora, Chief Jim Nwobodo, Sen. Chimaroke Nnamani,

NCDC, stakeholders review infodemic management response to infectious diseases

 The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), in collaboration with World Health Organization(WHO) and Breakthrough Action Nigeria, is organizing a workshop to review infodemic management response... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 105 times

Tags: Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), Dr Yahaya Disu, Dr Abdulrahman Danjuma, Dr Adunola Oyegoke, Mr David Akoji,

Why Amaechi didn’t hand over to me - Wike

RIVERS State Governor Nyesom Wike has alleged that his predecessor, Rotimi Amaechi, refused to hand over to him in 2015 because of his decision to convert... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 98 times

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Customers hail CBN for reducing electronic bank charges

BANK customers have commended the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, for reducing charges on electronic banking operations. They spoke with the News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 73 times

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2023: Nigeria needs fresh ideas from diaspora, says Presidential hopeful

 Presidential hopeful, Chief Kennedy Fintan Nnaji,  says his decision to temporarily  jettison his business in Japan for the 2023 presidential race, is  to come in with... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 67 times

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Ezeife wants more empowerment programmes for women

The former governor of Anambra, Chief Chukwuemeka Ezeife, has advocated more empowerment programmes for women. Ezeife, who made the call in Abuja at the unveiling of a... Read more

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Norwegian lawmakers reveal nominees for 2022 Nobel Peace Prize

NORWEGIAN lawmakers who had a track record of picking winners of the Nobel Peace Prize on Tuesday,  announced names it nominated for the 2022 Nobel Peace... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 65 times

Tags: Une Bastholm, Maria Ressa, Greta Thunberg, Pope Francis, Nobel Peace Prize, David Attenborough, WHO, NATO, Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya.

Ekiti APC primaries: Chieftain urges aggrieved aspirants to accept defeat

 Chief Taiwo Olatunbosun, a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has urged aspirants who lost out at the Jan. 28 Ekiti governorship primaries, to accept... Read more

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Science ministry releases 76 new crop varieties in 3 years

The Federal Ministry of Science and Technology released a total of 76 high yield crop varieties to Nigerian farmers, from December 2019 to January 2022, the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 68 times

Tags: National Varieties Release Committee (NVRC), National Agency for Genetic Resources and Biotechnology (NACGRAB), Chief Oladosu Awoyemi,

Addressing indiscriminate dumping of refuse in Nigeria

By Vivian Emoni   ONE of the commonly accepted indicators for assessing the level of development of any nation is the efficient management of its refuse. Inefficient management of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 110 times

Tags: Chief Monday Itoghor, Mr Williams Osaze, Prof. Aliyu Jauro, Mr Michael Ogbunam,

North can’t stop South from getting PDP ticket - Wike

THE seeming unity among Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) leaders before and after its convention last October may hit the rock with the tense struggle for the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 93 times

Tags: PDP, Governor Nyesom Wike, Governor Bala Mohammed, Rotimi Akeredolu, Bukola Saraki, Dr. Raymond Dokpesi, Chief Edwin Clark,

Olubadan succession row: High Chiefs withdraw suit

MEMBERS of the Olubadan-In-Council have withdrawn their suit challenging the consent judgment that nullified their elevation to beaded crown-wearing Obas to end the controversy and delay... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 111 times

Tags: Governor Seyi Makinde, Ekeri, Biodun Kola-Daisi, Hamidu Ajibade, Dr. Lekan Balogun, Owolabi Olakulehin, Tajudeen Ajibola, Lateef Adebimpe, Ashipa Balogun, Kola Adegbola, Chief Rashidi Ladoja, Governor

FG worries over environmental challenges, assures effective implementation of projects

The Federal Government on Monday expressed worry over environmental challenges but assured of effective implementation of projects, programmes and policies that would address such challenges appropriately... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 130 times

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Commissioner lambasts governor’s aide over alleged attempt to bribe him

ENUGU State Commissioner for Rural Development, Chief Emeka Mamah, has accused a Special Assistant to the Governor of the state, Hon Luke Amobi Eze, of attempting... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 120 times

Tags: Chief Emeka Mamah, Rt Hon Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, Prof Ike Onyishi, Mr Ignatius Ugwu,

Lagos Commissioner, Air Peace Chairman, 2 others bag 2021 travel, tourism personalities awards

A major tourism stakeholder, The Travellers’ Awards, has unveiled four travel and tourism personalities to receive its awards for 2021.   These personalities are Mrs Uzamat Akinbile-Yusuf, the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 79 times

Tags: Mrs Uzamat Akinbile-Yusuf, Ikechi Uko Organiser, Chief Allen Onyema, Alhaji Nura Kangiwa, Mr Nkereuwem Onung,

Davido spotted together with ex-fiancée

DAVID Adeleke, Nigerian singer, popularly known as Davido, and his former fiancée and baby mama, Chioma Rowland, were spotted sitting close to each other this weekend. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 75 times

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Valentine Ozigbo condoles with the Agbasos as Salome Zainab Marwa is laid to rest

VALENTINE Ozigbo, the Peoples Democratic Party candidate in the 2021 Anambra governorship election, joined a host of distinguished guests in Emekuku in Owerri North LGA of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 124 times

Tags: Peter Obi, Chief Okey Ezeibe, Senator Francis Onyewuchi, Valentine Ozigbo, Peoples Democratic Party, Chief Mrs Salome Zainab Marwa,

Umahi, Atiku in war of words over PDP spokesman, party secretariat

EBONYI State Governor, David Umahi, has denied having a hand in the continued closure of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) state head office in Abakaliki, the... Read more

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Fire razes Master Energy petrol service station in Umuahia

Massive fire, Saturday, razed Master’s Energy petrol station on Azikiwe Road/Aba Road, Umuahia and destroyed property worth millions of naira. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) learnt... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 139 times

Tags: Chief Uche Ogah, Mr Arua Nnanna, Master’s Energy petrol station, Mr Chris Ezem, Prof. Anthony Agbazuere,

Ebonyi group condemns incessant killings, demands rule of law

By Kennedy Nnamani OGANIHU Ebonyi, a movement based in Ebonyi state has vehemently condemned the incessant killings going on in the state and demands for the adherence... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 124 times

Tags: David Umahi, Nwachukwu Agwu, Ezeh Emmanuel Ezeh, Laz Ude Eze

What Pastor Ibiyeomie said about ‘yahoo boys’.

THE founder and Senior Pastor of Salvation Ministries, David Ibiyeomie, has cautioned men of the Nigerian Police Force to stop collecting money from internet fraudsters known... Read more

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Monarch’s dethronement not revocable – Gov. Diri

BAYELSA Governor Douye Diri has said the removal of the paramount ruler of Otuokpoti community in Ogbia Local Government Area, Chief Cousin Wongo, is irrevocable despite... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 120 times

Tags: Mr. Ben Okolo, Gentle Emelah, Moses Teibowei, Chief Rescue Abe, Ebiyon Turner, Governor Douye Diri, Cousin Wongo, Mr. Federal Otokito,

Court again remands Ebonyi PDP spokesman

THE Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ebonyi State, Nwoba Chika Nwoba, was yesterday again arraigned at a magistrates’ court sitting in Abakaliki,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 90 times

Tags: Nwoba Chika Nwoba, Blessing Chukwu, Mathias Eze, Luke Nkwegu, Governor David Umahi Chinedu Ogah

Soldiers briefly hold 2 journalists reporting on run-up to Burkina Faso coup

THE Authorities in Burkina Faso should ensure that journalists can report freely, safely, and without fear of arrest, the Committee to Protect Journalists said Tuesday. On Sunday,... Read more

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Umahi sets up committee to probe alleged fraudulent employment in Ebonyi institution

GOV. David Umahi of Ebonyi has constituted a five-member committee to investigate the alleged employment in the Ebonyi College of Education in Ikwo Local Government area. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 139 times

Tags: GOV. David Umahi, Uchenna Orji, Elizabeth Ogbaga, Chioma Nweze,

'It is a sleeping giant' - meet the Englishman bidding to end Canada's World Cup misery

IN England, memories of the 1986 World Cup centre around Diego Maradona, the 'Hand of God' and the wonder goal he scored for Argentina in that... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 310 times

Tags: 986 World Cup, John Herdman, Alphonso Davies, Jonathan David, Concacaf, Diego Maradona, Argentina, Canada,

Court orders: Alleged N84m fraud suspect remanded

TWO days after operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission kept a vigil at the Federal High Court Lagos, the EFCC has arraigned one Edrian... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 325 times

Tags: Justice Daniel Osiagor, Victor Chinedu, Mohammed Hussain, Mark David Umeh, Edrian Osagie Ididia, Justice Serifat Solebo, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission

Buhari receives Olu of Warri, pledges fairness for Itsekiri people

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday received His Royal Majesty, Ogiame Atuwatse III, five months after his coronation as the Olu of Warri. At the State House in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 204 times

Tags: Ogiame Atuwatse III, President Muhammadu Buhari, Femi Adesina., Chief Festus Okotie-Eboh, Chiefs Brown Mene, Oma Eyewuoma, Mr Julius Rone., Thomas Ereyitomi, Daniel Reyenieju, Dere Awosika

Court remands 2 women for alleged kidnap attempt

An Iyaganku Chief Magistrates’ Court in Ibadan on Wednesday, ordered that a 78-year-old woman, Oluyemi Ajani and  Dasola Orolade,  50, be remanded in Abolongo Correctional facility,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 89 times

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2023 presidential election: The race begins

by Raymond Mordi.   THERE had been a lot of speculations and subterranean moves in the last year by many politicians across the political divide about next year’s... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 188 times

Tags: Bola Tinubu, David Umahi, Yahaya Bello, Anyim Pius Anyim, Dele Momodu, Khadija Okunnu-Lamidi, Chukwuka Monye, Sam Ohuabunwa,

Ex-Rep. member, Linus Okorie declared wanted

EBONYI State Government yesterday declared wanted a former member of the House of Representatives, Mr. Linus Okorie. It accused him of posting inciting statements on his Facebook... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 126 times

Tags: Linus Okorie, Uchenna Orji, Governor David Umahi.

2023: 'Mediate between Tinubu, Osinbajo' Ajulo tells Yoruba leaders

KAYODE Ajulo, a renowned constitutional lawyer, has called on Yoruba stakeholders to hold a strategic conference in the interest of the South-West and the betterment of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 118 times

Tags: Bisi Akande, Prof. Tunde Adeniran, Prof. Bolaji Akinyemi, Dr. Olusegun Mimiko, Prince Olagunsoye Oyinlola, Iba Gani Adams, Bishop Gbonigi, Pa Ayo Adebanjo, Chief Olusegun Osoba, President Olusegun Oba

Suspected herdsmen seize Delta community, cries victims

Fulani herdsmen chased us away, destroyed our crops – Mrs. Ighochureya, Eunice …They raid our community every year– Chief Etagbedavwe, woman leader RESIDENTS of Port-Avwon, a community in Uwheru... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 96 times

Tags: Fulani herdsmen, Chief Etagbedavwe, Police

Deregulation: FG unveils infrastructure fund to enable auto gas transition – Sylva

 The Federal Government says it will take into consideration infrastructure fund for the midstream and downstream sector targeted at developing gas infrastructure to actualise Auto Gas... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 78 times

Tags: Chief Timipre Sylva,

Court issues ex-Minister Diezani arrest warrant, extradition.

A Federal High Court in Abuja has issued an arrest warrant against former Minister of Petroleum Resources Diezani Alison-Madueke. The Presiding Judge Bolaji Olajuwon made the order... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 171 times

Tags: Diezani Alison-Madueke., Mr Donald Amamgbo, Mr. lgho Sanomi, Mr Afam Nwokedi, Chief lkpea Leemon, Miss Olatimbo Bukola Ayinde, Mr Benedict Peters, Christopher Aire, Harcourt Adukeh, Julian Osula, Daud

AMCON invitation by EFCC another bad image for Buhari government

  By Andrew Onyejuruuwa   For those who may not know, the invitation of the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON),... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 months ago | seen 1,164 times

Tags: All Progressive Congress, President Muhammadu Buhari,Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria, AMCON, Ahmed Lawan Kuru (ALK), chairman of the Econo

Transfer rumours: Haaland, Sterling, Vlahovic, Arteta, Alvarez, Rooney, David, Zakaria, Traore

MANCHESTER United have ended their interest in Borussia Dortmund striker Erling Braut Haaland after being told that the 21-year-old Norway international would prefer a move to Real Madrid. (ESPN) England forward... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 130 times

Tags: Haaland, Sterling, Vlahovic, Arteta, Alvarez, Rooney, David, Zakaria, Traore

Jan. 28 to mark the debut of 2022 Kaduna Golf Club Ladies Tournament

A total of 250 golfers from different parts of the country are expected to participate in the 2022 Kaduna Golf Club Ladies Tournament which begins on... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 95 times

Tags: Vera David

Oyo FA, NNL club owners mourn Balogun

 THE Oyo State Football Association (OYSFA) and Nigeria National League (NNL) club owners have described the death of Mr Rasheed Balogun, the General Manager of Shooting... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 123 times

Tags: Mr Chidi Okonkwo, Kunle Oyeleye, Mr Rasheed Balogun, Al-Jannat Fridaos, Chief James Odeniran, Kehinde Oyelowo,

Ortom suspends four Benue traditional rulers for misconduct

FOUR traditional rulers in the Sankera axis of Benue state comprising, Ukum, Logo and Katsina-Ala Local Government Areas of the state have been suspended by Governor... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 119 times

Tags: Chief Enoch Kyumen, Chief Johnson Boi, Prof. James Ayatse, Tor Sankera, Governor Samuel Ortom

Stakeholders urge commission for persons with disabilities to give account of stewardship

Stakeholders have urged the National Commission for Persons with Disabilities (NCPWDs) to give account of its efforts on implementation of the Discrimination Against Persons with Disabilities... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 80 times

Tags: National Commission for Persons with Disabilities (NCPWDs), Mr David Anyaele, Center for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD), National Orientation Agency (NOA), Dr Garba Abari, Mr Daniel Onwe, Associatio

IPMAN President decries delay in payment of bridging claims

THE new National President of the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN), Alhaji Debo Ahmed, has appealed to  the management of the Nigerian National Petroleum... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 209 times

Tags: Alhaji Debo Ahmed, Mr Habu Fari, Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria, Chinedu Ukadike, Chief Linus Mgbakogu, Chief Benjamin Omale, Mr Omololu Omotaduwa, Mr John Kekeocha, Alhaji Zar

Man, 37, in court for allegedly pouring petrol on cousin

 A 37-year-old man, David Alajuruonye, on Friday appeared before an Ejigbo Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State for allegedly pouring petrol on his cousin over a misunderstanding.     The... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 56 times

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2023: Traditional medicine dealers to mobilise support for Igbo president

A group of traditional medicine dealers, under the aegis of Ofor N’Ogu Ndigbo Amaka Cultural Association, says it will mobilise support for the emergence of an Igbo... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 66 times

Tags: Chief Anthony Uzokwe, Ofor N’Ogu Ndigbo Amaka Cultural Association,

Teenager in court for stealing chicken

 AN Upper Area Court sitting at Kasuwan Nama in Jos, on  Friday, sentenced a 17-year-old mason, David Akubu, to a year imprisonment for stealing a chicken. The... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 72 times

Tags: David Akubu, David Akubu,Mrs Esther  Dazam

Livestock Law: Police, sister agencies assure Delta C’ttee of support

The Police and sister agencies in Delta have assured the Delta Livestock Management Committee (DLMC) of support for the peaceful implementation of the livestock law to... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 90 times

Tags: Delta Livestock Management Committee (DLMC), Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Department of State Services (DSS), Chief Julius Egbedi, CP Muhammed Ari,

Broker implores insurers to increase capacity for local risk retention

The Chairman and CEO, Boff & Co Insurance Brokers Limited, Chief Olatunde Babajide- Agbeja, on Thursday implored Nigerian insurance firms to increase their capacity to retain more... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 91 times

Tags: Boff & Co Insurance Brokers Limited, Chief Olatunde Babajide- Agbeja,

VFMCRP receives EU approval for Tavneos for the treatment of ANCA-associated vasculitis

VIFOR Fresenius Medical Care Renal Pharma, VFMCRP, has announced that the European Commission has approved Tavneos in combination with a rituximab or cyclophosphamide regimen for the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 105 times

Tags: Vifor Fresenius Medical Care Renal Pharma, Prof. David Jayne, Dr. Klaus Henning Jensen,

Igbo businessmen laments over incessant Sit-at-home

SOUTH East Businessmen have lamented over the constant closure of business in the zone as a result of the Sit-at-Home order of the Indigenous People of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 86 times

Tags: Chief Ndubuisi Ehibundu, Nnamdi Kanu,

Why 2023 elections may not hold in South West — Ex-YCE President

A former National President of the Yoruba Council of Elders (YCE), Dansaaki Samuel Adeleye Agbede, has expressed his fears that the 2023 elections might not hold... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 106 times

Tags: Rotimi Akeredolu, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Oba Nureni Akintola Ajijola Anabi, Dapo Abiodun, Gboyega Oyetola, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, Governors Seyi Makinde

Events of 2003 poll, a forgotten issue - Osoba

FORMER Ogun State Governor Olusegun Osoba said yesterday that he had put the 2003 governorship election behind him. He said it is already a bygone issue. Osoba said... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 201 times

Tags: Olusegun Osoba, Dr. Festus Adedayo, Chief Kayode Odunaro.

Davido fires back at cousin Dele Adeleke, warn him not to attack his late mother

NIGERIA Singer, David Adeleke, popularly known as Davido has fired back at his cousin, Dele Adeleke, for the second time. The singer who called out his cousin... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 133 times

Tags: Davido, David Adeleke, Ademola Adeleke

Personetics secures over $160m in 2021, Accelerates global expansion of its AI-Driven Personalization and Engagement Solutions for Financial Institutions with $85m investment From Thoma Bravo

PERSONETICS, the leading global provider of financial-data-driven personalization and customer engagement solutions for banks and financial services providers, today announced it has raised $85m in growth... Read more

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Tags: Personetics, David Sosna, Huntington Bank, Metro Bank, Hyundai Card, Viola Ventures, Lightspeed Ventures, Sequoia Capital, Nyca Partners, Warburg Pincus.

Manchester United recovered after being rescued by the heroics of goalkeeper David de Gea

MANCHESTER United recovered after being rescued by the heroics of goalkeeper David de Gea to run out comfortable winners at Brentford. Ralf Rangnick's side survived a torrid... Read more

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Okowa nominates 7 new service commission members, sends names to Assembly for approval

DELTA Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa has forwarded seven names of nominees for appointment as chairman and members of the State House of Assembly Commission to the legislature... Read more

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Okowa sends 7 nominees to Delta Assembly for approval as House of Assembly service commission members

Delta Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa has forwarded seven names of nominees for appointment as chairman and members of the State House of Assembly Commission to the legislature... Read more

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Anyaoku at 89: A global citizen who thinks home 

By C Don Adinuba    AS Chief Emeka Anyaoku, the first African to serve as Secretary-General of the Commonwealth of Nations, turns 89 today, the government and people... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 144 times

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Bayelsa community seeks Government’s intervention over rift wit Agip

THE leadership of Olugboro, in Southern Ijaw Local Government Area, hosts to Agip’s Tebidaba Flow station has sought the intervention of the Bayelsa State Government to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 121 times

Tags: Chief Ebilatei Berepigi, Mr Wisdom Bazighe, Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo.

Kalu in court, challenges terrorism charge

The leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, on Wednesday, challenged the terrorism charge filed by the Federal Government .   Kanu, through his... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 80 times

Tags: Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, Chief Mike Ozekhome, Shuaibu Labaran, Justice Binta Nyako

Military veterans to Putin: Russian troops near Ukraine can become a force for peace

By Captain (Ret) Raymond Seebald, Col (Ret) Jitendra Jung Karki, LtCol (Ret) Gunter Chassé, Dr David Leffler    IF Russia feels threatened by the expansion of the West, NATO, and the... Read more

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3 sailors killed in blast on Indian navy ship docked in Mumbai

 DEFENCE officials say three sailors were killed in an explosion on an Indian Navy ship. The blast took place on the INS Ranvir at the naval dockyard... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 74 times

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REOPENED: Nnamdi Kanu chose to appear in court in same attire, FG tells court

The Federal Government, on Wednesday, told a Federal High Court, Abuja that the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, chose to... Read more

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Tags: Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, Shuaibu Labaran, Justice Binta Nyako, Chief Mike Ozekhome,

Senator Lawan clarifies Buhari's stand on fuel subsidy removal

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has not directed anyone to implement fuel subsidy removal, President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has declared. He spoke after meeting Buhari at the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 93 times

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Who is afraid of Tinubu?

SIR: Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu has declared his interest in running for president. He wishes to become the next President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria come... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 428 times

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Long walk to APC national convention

The Mai Mala Buni-led Caretaker/Extra-Ordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC) of All Progressives Congress (APC) was set up by the National Executive Committee (NEC) on June 25,... Read more

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Anyaoku at 89: Peter Obi hails his fatherly role in Anambra

 FORMER Gov. Peter Obi of Anambra, has felicitated with the former Commonwealth Secretary-General, Chief Emeka Anyaoku, as he clocks 89. Obi also hailed the elder statesman for... Read more

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REOPENED: Court adjourns Nnamdi Kanu’s trial until Wednesday

A Federal High Court, Abuja, on Tuesday, adjourned the re-arraignment of the Leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, until Wednesday over... Read more

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Catholic knights describe Soludo's transition committee as fantastic and examplary

THE Knights of St. John International (KSJI), an international fraternal organization of the Roman Catholic Church, has been described as fantastic and exemplary, the transition committee... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 116 times

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Buhari assures Nigerians of a drop in food price

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Abuja urged Nigerians to exercise some patience as the growing food production in the country, especially expansion in rice farming, will... Read more

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Court adjourns Nnamdi Kanu’s trial until Wednesday

A Federal High Court, Abuja, on Tuesday, adjourned the re-arraignment of the Leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, until Wednesday over... Read more

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Tags: Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, Justice Binta Nyako, Chief Mike Ozekhome,

Ozekhome takes over Nnamdi Kanu’s defence team, says FG’s charge incompetent

FOREMOST constitutional lawyer and human rights activist, Chief Mike Ozekhome, SAN, on Monday, appeared before the Federal High Court in Abuja to lead the defence team... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 470 times

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Anyaoku at 89: A Global Citizen who thinks Home

AS Chief Emeka Anyaoku, the first African to serve as Secretary-General of the Commonwealth of Nations, turns 89 today, the government and people of Anambra State... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 108 times

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FG commends NLNG on new cooking gas policy

THE Federal government has commended the Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas (NLNG) Limited for suspending the exportation of cooking gas while approving 100 per cent domestic supply... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 152 times

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Buhari greets ex-Sec.-Gen., Commonwealth, Anyaoku at 89

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday felicitated former Secretary General of the Commonwealth, Chief Emeka Anyaoku, on his 89th birthday on Jan. 18. In a congratulatory message by... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 90 times

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Obi asks for more time for decision on 2023 presidency

VICE presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the 2019 general election, Peter Obi, has pleaded with Nigerians to give him more time to consult... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 143 times

Tags: Chief Uchenna Uwgoji, Orji UZOR Kalu, Valentine Obienyem,

European Parliament to honour David Sassoli with memorial ceremony

The European Parliament will honour the memory of the late David Sassoli at a plenary session in Strasbourg on Monday. The former president of the EU legislature... Read more

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TSA implementation: Leakages still linger

SIX years into the full-scale implementation of the Treasury Single Account, TSA, aimed at ensuring greater accountability of government resources and blocking leakages, the revenue accruing... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 90 times

Tags: Sylva Okolieaboh, Paul Alaje, Zainab Ahmed, David Akwu, NNPC, Federal Inland Revenue Service, Central Bank of Nigeria, Daily Trust, Muhammadu Buhari

Why Governors are not Chief security officers - lawyer

A lawyer and Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, Chief Blessing Agbomhere, has said that it was mischievous for Nigeria Governors to continue to parade... Read more

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Delta 2023: Okowa, Ibori face off on successor

POLITICAL gladiators and power brokers in Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Delta State, especially those from Delta Central senatorial district under the control of an eminent party... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 219 times

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2023: Intrigues in Abia as stakeholders insists on Charter of Equity

SINCE the return of the country to democracy in 1999 after years of military rule, never had the contest over which zone should produce the governor... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 172 times

Tags: Dare Odufowokan, Gov. Okezie Ikpeazu, Hon. Emmanuel Nwoko, Chief Emeka Kalu, Barr. James Okpara, Okechukwu Apugo

Uzodinma appoints Cubana Chief Priest Special Adviser

IMO Governor Hope Uzodinma has appointed celebrity barman, Cubana Chief Priest as a Special Adviser. Cubana Chief Priest, who used to work with Obi Cuban before going solo,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 84 times

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Orji Kalu, Emenike, absent at Abia APC Reconciliation Committee Meeting

THE two leading protagonists in the crisis rocking the Abia State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Orji Uzor Kalu and Chief Ikechi Emenike... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 125 times

Tags: Chief Ikechi Emenike, Donatus Nwankp, Orji Uzor Kalu, Hon. Okey Ezeala, Senator Abdulahi Adamu, Senator Chris Adighije, Nnanna Kalu, Dr. Alex Otti

Soot: Wike gives council chairs 48 hours to produce illegal refinery operators

RIVERS Governor Nyesom Wike has issued a 48-hour ultimatum to the 23 local government chairmen to provide a comprehensive list of illegal refineries and their operators within... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 98 times

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APC governors set for showdown talks over convention, primaries

GOVERNORS elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) have summoned an emergency meeting for tomorrow in their latest effort to stop the party’s downhill... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 93 times

Tags: Chief ekechi Emenike, hon Nnamani kalu, Nkuka Anyanwu, sor Stanley Ohajuruka, Sir Marc Wabara, Atiku Bagudu, gov Dapo Abiodun

Amotekun arrests 200 cows in Ondo

OPERATIVES of the Ondo State Security Network codenamed Amotekun Corps have nabbed 200 cows for ravaging farmlands and flouting the anti-open grazing law of the State The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 98 times

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Mo Abudu responds to negative feedback on latest film “Chief Daddy 2″

PERHAPS, no film has attracted more knocks and negative feedback than Mo Abudu’s Netflix film “Chief Daddy 2” in recent times. Since the movie was released... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 141 times

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State funeral to hold for EU Parliament President Sassoli in Rome

 ITALY is to honor the late European Parliament President, David Sassoli, with a state funeral in Rome on Friday. The funeral service is due to begin at... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 134 times

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U.S. tightening policies, de-risking put Nigeria’s economy on red alert

A global tightening of developed economies, particularly as announced by the United States Federal Reserve System and other developed countries, has raised fresh panic about Nigeria’s... Read more

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Tags: Ayo Teriba, Taiwo Oyedele, Victor Ogiemwonyi, Prof. Ken Ife, David Adonri, Olarenwaju Abimbola, Zainab Ahmed, International Monetary Fund

State funeral to be held in Rome

 ITALY is to honour the late European Parliament President David Sassoli with a state funeral in Rome on Friday. The funeral service is due to begin at... Read more

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2023: Umahi’s Presidency will kill secessionist movement in South East - Ebonyi APC Chieftains

…. there’s no sectionalism in Umahi administration in Ebonyi A Chieftain of the All Progressive Congress, APC and Chairman of Afikpo South Local Government Area of Ebonyi... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 239 times

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Ibadan High Chiefs, others drop Obaship title, revert to original concept

THE eight High Chiefs and Baales crowned by late Governor Abiola Ajimobi in 2017 have dropped their crowns after agreeing to revert to the old system. The... Read more

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Tinubu donates N50m to victims of Zamfara attack

THE National leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and former Lagos State governor, Sen. Bola Tinubu, on Thursday, announced a donation of N50 million to... Read more

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Tags: Chief Pius Akinyelure, sen. Bola Ahmed Tinubu, sen. Kashim Shettima, gov. Bello Matawalle

2023: Don't be afraid of Igbo presidency – Umahi

GOVERNOR David Umahi of Ebonyi State and Presidential aspirant in the 2023 general elections, Thursday stated that Nigerians from other regions of the country should not... Read more

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2023: Umahi as president spells doom for Nigeria – AESID

THE Association of Ebonyi Indigenes in the Diaspora, AESID, said it received with mixed feelings the news that David Nweze Umahi, Ebonyi State governor, declared his... Read more

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EU to fall in line with ECOWAS sanctions on Mali – Borrell

 EU foreign policy chief, Josep Borrell, on Thursday said the European Union would impose sanctions on Mali in line with measures already taken by the ECOWAS... Read more

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Andy Murray reaches Sydney Tennis Classic semi-finals as David Goffin retires injured

ANDY Murray reached the semi-finals of the Sydney Tennis Classic when eighth seed David Goffin was forced to retire injured from their last-eight match. Britain's former world... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 101 times

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UNILAG College of Medicine inducts 42 Physiotherapists

 THE Department of Physiotherapy, College of Medicine, University of Lagos,  on Thursday  in Lagos inducted 42 Physiotherapists at the Old Great Hall of the College. The Provost,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 176 times

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Ex-Plateau APC chair, other bigwigs set to join PDP

 THE pioneer chairman of All Progressive Congress (APC), Chief Letep Dabang and other bigwigs of the party, have resolved to join the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 693 times

Tags: Chief Letep Dabang, Mr Manji Danladi,Joshua Madaki , Mr Henry Yunkwap,

Ex-Governor Alao-Akala found dead in his bathroom

FORMER Oyo State Governor Christopher Adebayo Alao-Akala is dead. It was learnt that the All Progressives Congress (APC) chieftain died yesterday in his Ogbomoso, Oyo State home. Alao-Akala... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 832 times

Tags: Governor Ifeanyi Okowa, Olugbenga Olayemi, Mr. Olisa Ifeajika, Kolapo Kola-Daisi, Chief Kunle Sanda, Governor Seyi Makinde,

2023: Nigeria’ll experience infrastructural revolution if Umahi emerges President - Ebonyi APC

THE Ebonyi State chapter of the All Progressive Congress, APC, Wednesday stated that Nigeria would experience an era of infrastructural revolution if Engr. David Umahi emerges... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 105 times

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FG releases 49 new high yield crop varieties to farmers

In a bid to boost food production in Nigeria, the Federal Government has released 49 new high yield crop varieties to farmers through the National Varieties... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 89 times

Tags: Chief Oladosu Awoyemi, Prof. Abdullahi Mustapha, Prof. Sheu Ado, National Centre for Genetic Resources and Biotechnology, Dr Olusegun Ojo

West Ham forward Jarrod Bowen is "knocking on the door" for an England call-up

WEST Ham forward Jarrod Bowen is "knocking on the door" for an England call-up, according to Hammers boss David Moyes. Bowen scored both goals against bottom club... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 73 times

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Why I joined politics- former COAS, Ihejirika

A former Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Gen. Azubuike Ihejirika (rtd.), said that he joined politics to be able to contribute his quota as a former... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 425 times

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Tinubu mourns Alao-Akala, former Oyo State governor

SEN. Bola Tinubu, one of the leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC),  has expressed deep sadness over the passing on of a former Oyo State... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 115 times

Tags: APC, SEN. Bola Tinubu, Chief Alao-Akala

2023: Umahi capable to improve on Buhari’s legacies- Commissioner

OLUCHUKWU Ezeali, Commissioner for Business Development in Ebonyi, says Gov. David Umahi has the capacity to improve on the legacies already in place for the country... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 117 times

Tags: Gov. David Umahi, OLUCHUKWU Ezeali, President Muhammadu Buhari

Indian to take action against troops accused of killing civilians

Indian Army Chief Major Mukund Naravane said “appropriate action” would be taken against troops who allegedly killed 14 civilians in a botched operation and subsequent violence... Read more

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Fraud: I’m happy Alao-Akala gets justice before his death- Counsel

Mr Lateef Fagbemi (SAN), a lawyer who represented the late Chief Adebayo Alao-Akala during his trial on N11.5 billion fraud charges, said he was happy that... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 115 times

Tags: Mr Lateef Fagbemi (SAN), Chief Adebayo Alao-Akala,

Makinde received news of Alao-Akala’s death at inter-faith prayer

Gov. Seyi Makinde of Oyo State on Wednesday received the news of the death of Chief Adebayo Alao-Akala, a former governor of the state, at the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 106 times

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W/Bank projects Nigeria’s growth to strengthen by 2.5% in 2022

AS the global economy enters a pronounced slowdown amid fresh threats from COVID-19 variants and others, Nigeria’s growth is projected to strengthen to 2.5 per cent... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 84 times

Tags: Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, Mr David Malpass,

Sakara music for my birthday

- By Bashorun J.K. Randle   FOR my 78th birthday party on 13th January 2022 it is going to be a joyous celebration of the abundant blessings and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 89 times

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Ohaneze hails Umahi on presidential ambition

The Youth Wing of the Igbo Sociocultural Organisation, Ohaneze Ndigbo, has endorsed the 2023 presidential ambition of  Gov. David Umahi of Ebonyi. The News Agency of Nigeria... Read more

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Tags: Ohaneze Ndigbo,Gov. David Umahi,Sen. Orju Uzor Kalu,Sen. Puis Anyim,Mr Damian OKafor,President Muhammadu Buhari,

Ending U.S.-China trade dispute, best hope for world recovery – British economist

AN end to the U.S.-China trade dispute is the world’s best hope for long-term pandemic recovery, a British economist has said. David Brown, who is chief executive... Read more

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World Bank predicts growth for Nigeria in 2022

AS the global economy is predicted to decelerate by up to 4.3 per cent in 2022, Nigeria and other countries facing debt sustainability challenges may face... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 133 times

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2023: Anybody can run, no consultation – Umahi

GOVERNOR David Umahi of Ebonyi State and presidential aspirant on the platform of the All Progressive Congress, APC, Tuesday stated that the purpose of his consultation... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 94 times

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Niger Delta and the future ahead

SINCE the discovery of crude oil in Oloibiri, in present-day Bayelsa State in 1956, and as it became the main source of the nation’s income, there... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 122 times

Tags: Senator Godswill Akpabio, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, Hon. Anthony Onwuka, Niger Delta Development Commission

Okowa mourns Shonekan

 Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta has commiserated with  the Shonekan family over the death of the former Head of Interim National Government, Chief Ernest Shonekan.Okowa said... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 104 times

Tags:  Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa, Chief Ernest Shonekan, Mr Olisa Ifeajika

Children, others feared dead as Pastor Ibiyeomie’s church collapses in Delta

SEVERAL persons including children have been feared dead following the collapse of a storey building belonging to Salvation Ministries on Tuesday at Okpanam, Oshimili North Local... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 99 times

Tags: Salvation Ministries, Chief Patrick Ukah, Pastor David Ibiyeomie

Convention: Divided APC governors seek Buhari’s help

ALL Progressives Congress (APC) governors have resolved to seek President Muhammadu Buhari’s intervention in the resolution of conflicts arising from preparations for the party’s national convention,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 105 times

Tags: Governor Mai Mala Buni, Orji Kalu, Governor Atiku Bagudu, Chief Sylvester Sunny Monidafe, President Muhammadu Buhar,

I hope he documented his thoughts, Owokoniran mourns Shonekan

THE General Secretary of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, South-West zone, Chief Rahman Owokoniran, has said that the death of Chief Ernest Shonekan was tantamount to fire... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 76 times

Tags: PDP, Chief R, ahman Owokoniran, Shonekan

Netng, ID Africa to premiere Davido’s documentary Saturday

 Nigeria Entertainment Today (Netng) is set release a new documentary that explores the story of musician, David Adeleke, popularly known as Davido. Femi Falodun, Chief Executive Officer... Read more

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NGO seeks harmonization of policy to include carbon tax

THE Global Initiative for Food Security and Ecosystem for Preservation, GIFSEP, has called on the federal government to consider harmonisation and inclusion of carbon in the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 88 times

Tags: Citizens Climate International, News Agency of Nigeria, David Michael, Global Initiative for Food Security and Ecosystem for Preservation

Oyetola mourns Shonekan

Gov. Adegboytola of Osun has mourned the death of former Head of the Interim National Government, Chief Ernest Shonekan, who died Tuesday morning.     Oyetola in a statement... Read more

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Tags: Gov. Adegboytola,Chief Ernest Shonekan,Ismail Omipidan,Mrs Margaret Shonekan,

Lawmaker, group mourn Shonekan

A member of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Mr Jude Idimogu, has described the late Chief Ernest Shonekan, Chairman of the defunct Interim National Government... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 104 times

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EU Parliament president David Sassoli dies aged 65

David Sassoli, president of the European Parliament, has died at the age of 65. Sassoli died Tuesday morning in a hospital in the north-eastern Italian municipality of... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 106 times

Tags: Catholic youth groups, Martin Schulz, European Parliament, Social Democratic party Partito Democratico, Dario Franceschini, Corriere della Sera newspaper, David Sassoli

Peviana, Chinakwe remanded over alleged $130m fraud

A Rivers High Court has remanded the Managing Director of Saipem Contracting Mr. Walter Peviana and Kelechi Sinteh Chinakwe in Port Harcourt Correctional Centre. The court made... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 78 times

Tags: Justice Okogbule Gbasam, Mr. Odein Ajumogobia, Chief Godwin Obla, Giandomenico Zingali, Vitto Testaguzza, Davide Anelli, Mr. Walter Peviana, Kelechi Sinteh Chinakwe, Saipem Contracting

Tinubu’s presidential ambition, relief to teeming followers — Lagos lawmaker

A Lagos lawmaker, Mr Setonji David, has said that Sen. Bola Tinubu’s declaration and notification of his presidential ambition to President Muhammadu Buhari had brought relief... Read more

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The roles of the Church in modern Nigerian COVID-19 Era:  security and other challenges (Part 3)

By Mike Ozekhome, SAN   INTRODUCTION Churches have been called to accompany the most vulnerable people and communities, as well as to be in solidarity with each other. In... Read more

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British high-speed HS2 trains to run on zero-carbon electricity

 Britain’s new high-speed HS2 trains would be powered using zero-carbon electricity to cut greenhouse gas emissions, the government said in London. Andrew Stephenson, the Minister responsible for... Read more

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Nigerians want state police, listen to them Clark replies Buhari

SOUTH–South leader, Chief Edwin Clark has reacted to President Muhammadu Buhari’s Channels Television interview where he again rejected the clamour for state police as a solution... Read more

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EU Parliament president David Sassoli dies at 65

 PRESIDENT of the European Parliament David Sassoli has died at the age of 65. Sassoli died early Tuesday morning in a hospital in the Italian municipality of... Read more

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Yuletide: Enugu Assembly committee lauds transport ministry over smooth traffic flow

Enugu State House Committee on Transport has lauded the state Ministry of Transport for the smooth flow of traffic in the state during the Christmas and... Read more

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Atiku mourns death of Osun monarch

 Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has condoled with the people and government of Osun State on the death of a traditional ruler, Oba David Omisore, Olu... Read more

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Abia govt warns against destructive criticisms on social media

Abia government has issued a stern warning against individuals that engage in spreading falsehood against it on social media platforms. Chief Anthony Agbazuere, the Chief of Staff... Read more

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Atiku mourns death of Osun monarch

FORMER Vice President Atiku Abubakar has condoled with the people and government of Osun State on the death of a traditional ruler, Oba David Omisore, Olu... Read more

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Oke Ogun indigenes launch education advancement agenda

Indigenes of Oke-Ogun zone in Oyo State, on Monday, inaugurated a sustainable education advancement and development agenda for the zone. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports... Read more

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Britain puts private health firms on high alert as Omicron threatens NHS

BRITAIN on Monday, put the biggest private health companies on high alert to deliver crucial treatments such as cancer surgery should Omicron overwhelm National Health Service... Read more

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Minister of trade assures manufacturers of govt. support

THE Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Chief Adeniyi Adebayo, on Monday assured manufacturers of Federal Government’s support to enable them to get good returns on... Read more

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Association urges parents to send children to schools

THE Eggon Cultural and Development Association ( ECDA) worldwide has urged parents and guardians to send their children and wards to schools considering the importance of... Read more

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Traditional ruler charges community on unity, peaceful co-existence

LUKA Panya Baba, the Esu Karu in Nasarawa State, has urged Eggon Community has called on communities across the state to live in peace, unity and... Read more

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President Buhari condoles the people of Ayepe-Olode

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has extended heartfelt condolences to Sen. Iyiola Omisore, a former deputy governor of Osun State, and the entire Omisore family on the passing... Read more

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NNPC reviews 2021 activities as Buhari inaugurates board

THE Nigerian National Petroleum Company (NNPC) Limited has every reason to perform beyond expectation in 2022 as President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday inaugurated the Board of... Read more

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Gov. Umahi suspends principal secretary over dereliction of duty

GOV. David Umahi of Ebonyi on Friday suspended Mr Emmanuel Obasi, his Principal Secretary for one month over dereliction of duty. The suspension is contained in a... Read more

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Buhari demands transparency, accountability from NNPC new Board

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has urged the board of the newly incorporated Nigerian National Petroleum Company, NNPC, Limited to ensure strict compliance with Corporate Governance principles that... Read more

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Mechanic in court for allegedly stealing 2 laptops, iPhone

Amos David, a 32-year-old mechanic, was on Friday docked in a Kaduna Chief Magistrates’ Court for allegedly stealing two laptops and iPhone.   The police charged David, who... Read more

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Livestock law, a win, win for all stakeholders in Delta – C’ttee Chairman

 CHIEF Julius Egbedi, Chairman, Delta State Livestock Management Committee (DLMC), said the full implementation of the livestock law would benefit all stakeholders in the state.   Egbedi, also... Read more

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‘Campaign of calumny against Emenike will fail’

A political organization, the Emenike Support Group, has decried the campaign of calumny against High Chief Ikechi Emenike, leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in... Read more

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PDP stakeholders in 24 states have endorsed Atiku, says Dokpesi

STAKEHOLDERS of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in 24 states have endorsed former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar for President in 2023, a committee soliciting support for him... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 112 times

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Southeast group roots for Tinubu’s presidency

THE Southeast Destiny Movement for Bola Ahmed Tinubu 2023 (SDMBAT), says it supports calls for Tinubu to run for President in 2023. SDMBAT, said Tinubu, a former... Read more

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2023: Ndokwa people to address neglect, marginalisation- APC chieftain

CHIEF Anthony Ndanenu, a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Delta, has said that the Ndokwa area of the state was set to liberate... Read more

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Nigeria needs stability to thrive, says Ohanaeze chieftain

A former National Deputy Financial Secretary, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief Chris Elunmunoh has urged President Mohammadu Buhari to put in more efforts towards addressing the nation’s security... Read more

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Kingmakers announce Balogun as Olubadan-elect

TEN of the 11 members of the Olubadan-in-Council have endorsed the nomination of Dr Lekan Balogun as the next Olubadan of Ibadanland. The Council also denied that... Read more

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David Ojabo: NFL draft awaits for 21-year-old from Aberdeenshire

AS recently as 2017, David Ojabo had never played American football. After all, the sport wasn't especially big in Aberdeenshire. Yet later this year, he is set... Read more

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Buhari appoints Doyin Salami as Chief Economic Adviser

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Chief Doyin Salami as Chief Economic Adviser to the President (CEAP). The president’s spokesman, Mr Femi Adesina,  confirmed the... Read more

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Umahi extols Tofa’s political virtues

GOV. David Umahi of Ebonyi has described the former Presidential Candidate of the defunct National Republican Convention (NRC), late Alhaji Bashir Tofa, as a liberal statesman... Read more

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Buhari appoints Doyin Salami as Chief Economic Adviser

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Chief Doyin Salami as Chief Economic Adviser to the President (CEAP). The president’s spokesman, Mr Femi Adesina,  confirmed the... Read more

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Moutinho’s late strike drops a new year presence at Old Trafford

JOAO Moutinho fired Wolves to a first win at Old Trafford since 1980 as Ralf Rangnick’s unbeaten start to life as Manchester United’s interim manager came... Read more

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Archbishop condemns Nigeria Police Force for desecrating Church

Desecration of St Peter’s Church Eziama Obaire.   The Most Rev Dr David O. C Onuoha, Archbishop, Anglican Province of Owerri, has condemned the invasion of police in... Read more

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Latest: Ooni of Ife packages special gift to estranged wife Naomi

Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, Ooni of Ife,has broken silence after his estranged wife, Prophetess Naomi Silekunola, announced her separation from him through an Instagram post on December... Read more

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Transfer rumours: Trippier, Aubameyang, Alli, Martial, David, Diaz, Digne

NEWCASTLE United face competition from Manchester United and Tottenham in the race to sign England defender Kieran Trippier, 31, from Atletico Madrid. (90min) Arsenal are willing to listen to offers for Gabon striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang,... Read more

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Clean Nigeria Initiative: Ecobank applauds David Alaba

ECOBANK Nigeria has commended David Alaba for his support towards the success of the Clean Nigeria Initiative being part of the Federal Government’s efforts to end... Read more

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49 officers acquire post-service skills from Nigerian Armed Forces Centre

THE Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Gen. Leo Irabor, on Friday said that contemporary global economic and national security climate was dynamic and had been presenting... Read more

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David Moyes urged some of his West Ham players to "get back up to the high standards"

DAVID Moyes urged some of his West Ham players to "get back up to the high standards" they have set after a frustrating goalless draw with... Read more

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Manchester United: Victor Lindelof breathing trouble 'difficult to see' - David de Gea

DAVID de Gea has spoken of his fears after Manchester United team-mate Victor Lindelof left the pitch with breathing difficulties during Saturday's 1-0 win over Norwich. The... Read more

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NIDCOM boss applauds Alaba over N13.3m to curb open defecation

ABIKE Dabiri-Erewa, Chairman/CEO, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, NiDCOM, has commended the efforts of David Alaba, for donating the sum of N13.3 million to curb open defecation... Read more

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Worker arraigned for allegedly stealing palm fruits worth N150,000

 A 32-year-old palm oil depot worker, Timothy Arolowo, on Friday appeared before an Okitipupa Chief Magistrates’ Court in Ondo State for allegedly stealing palm fruits valued... Read more

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We are committed in the fight against crimes, intake of hard drugs among youths in Southeast – Gov. Umahi

THE Southeast Governors’ Forum, has expressed the determination of the governors in the fight against crimes, criminality and intake of hard drugs among youths in the... Read more

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 #SaveFeranmiAlade: Call for urgent help to save the life of Feranmi Aladegbonmire

THE parents of 16-year-old Oluwaferanmi David Aladegbonmire have sent a save our soul (SOS) appeal to good-hearted citizens to help save the life of their son... Read more

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DIG David Folawiyo bows out of service

THE Deputy Inspector General of Police, DIG David Femi Oyebanji Folawiyo, on 24th November, 2021 bowed out of the service of the Nigeria Police Force after successful... Read more

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Orphanage: Group commends Davido for donating N250m to orphanages

THE Coalition of Orphanages and Children’s Homes in Nigeria (COCHIN), has commended David Adeleke, popularly called Davido, for donating N250 million to orphanage homes across the... Read more

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Wolves: 'We've got Raul back' - Conor Coady on Raul Jimenez's return from fractured skull

IT is almost exactly a year to the day that Wolves striker Raul Jimenez suffered a fractured skull in a horrific collision with Arsenal defender David... Read more

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Alleged Super TV CEO’s murder: How I discovered the victim’s corpse — Witness

THE security guard at the apartment where Mr Usifo Ataga, Super TV Chief Executive Officer, was allegedly murdered, on Tuesday said he was the person who... Read more

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Fresh call for restructuring: Northern elders carpet Afenifere leader

SOME Northern leaders have criticized Chief Ayo Adebanjo, leader of Afenifere, over his recent press statement calling for the restructuring of the country. The leaders who include... Read more

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Emiliano Sala: David Henderson jailed for organising flight

THE man who organised the flight which killed footballer Emiliano Sala and pilot David Ibbotson has been sentenced to 18 months in prison. David Henderson, 67, of... Read more

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Chisco boss Anyaegbu congratulates Soludo on election victory

THE Chairman of Chisco Group, Chief Chidi Anyaegbu (Okeiyi Amichi), has congratulated Prof Chukwuma Charles Soludo, on his declaration as the winner of the November 6... Read more

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I have no regret supporting Ozigbo, ex APGA Chieftain

 Chief Rommy Okoli, former governorship aspirant under All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) says he has no regret supporting Mr Valentine Ozigbo of the Peoples Democratic Party... Read more

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NGO tasks youths on entrepreneurship skills, trains 40 in Asaba

THE Asaba Home-Diaspora Development Initiative (AHDDI), a Non-Governmental Organisation, has urged youths in Delta to embrace skills acquisition and shun cultism, as well as criminality.   The group... Read more

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Red Star, Paris St-Germain and the contrasting global brands of Parisian football

IF Paris St-Germain are a Hollywood blockbuster, says David Bellion, then Red Star are an indie film directed by Ken Loach or Michel Gondry - one... Read more

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Kogi govt, shippers association inaugurate export processing hub committee

The Kogi Shippers Association, in collaboration with the State Ministry of Agriculture, has inaugurated an inter-ministerial committee of experts on an export processing hub to handle... Read more

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Man, 30, remanded for allegedly defiling 14-yr-old girl

A Kano Chief Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday ordered the remand of a 30-year-old man, Hudu Bala, in Correctional Centre for alleged defilement of a 14-year-old girl.The... Read more

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APC to take Enugu State to new level of socio-economic development – Chairman

THE All Progressives Congress (APC) on Wednesday in Enugu expressed its readiness to take Enugu State to a new level of socio-economic development. Chief Ugochukwu Agballa, the... Read more

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Uba targets another big Anambra business for destruction, as he de-markets Air Peace

WHILE the Anambra people have yet to get over the role of Senator Andy Uba, the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate in the November 6 gubernatorial... Read more

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Chris Wilder on how David Moyes’ methods have kept him at the top

WEST Ham boss David Moyes reaches 1,000 games as a manager later this week and he has plenty of reasons to smile as he approaches that... Read more

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Emiliano Sala: Fatal flight organiser David Henderson convicted

THE organiser of the flight in which footballer Emiliano Sala died has been found guilty of endangering the safety of an aircraft. Sala, 28, and pilot David... Read more

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ECDA Poll: I am in race for unity, education development – Presidential aspirant

MR David Abuluya, a national presidential aspirant of the Eggon Cultural and Development Association (ECDA), has pledged to prioritize unity and education of members if elected.   Abuluya,... Read more

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Don't be afraid to come out and vote - Abaribe assures Anambra people of safety

...Senate Minority Leader Declares Ozigbo/Enemo Ticket Best Choice for Anambra, Igbo Nation       SENATOR Eyinnaya Abaribe, the Minority Leader of the Nigerian Senate, has affirmed the Peoples Democratic... Read more

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David Beckham urged to speak out on Qatar World Cup 2022

FORMER England captain David Beckham has been urged to speak out about the "deeply concerning" human rights situation in Qatar by Amnesty International. Beckham has signed a... Read more

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Ekiti LG APC stakeholders hail Fayemi’s three-year performance

SOME Stakeholders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Moba Local Government Area of Ekiti have commended Gov. Kayode Fayemi’s performance over the last three years. The... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 months ago | seen 100 times

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'One of these guys could be your match-winner' - is a substitution coach the future in football?

BRINGING on a substitute to 'finish' a game sounds like a good idea in theory, but there have been some high-profile cases when it has backfired... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 127 times

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APC has an unmarketable candidate - Soludo Group

LESS than 24 hours after the Coalition of Civil Society Organizations (CCSOs) in Anambra State asserted that the All Progressives Congress (APC) has no candidate in... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 months ago | seen 193 times

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West Ham boss David Moyes says the club is "blossoming" after his side beat Tottenham

WEST Ham boss David Moyes says the club is "blossoming" after his side beat Tottenham to climb into the Champions League places. Michail Antonio continued his prolific... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 106 times

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CAC to complement FG’s poverty alleviation programme

 The Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) has reinstated its readiness to complement the Federal Government’s efforts to lift 100 million citizens out of poverty, as the nation... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 months ago | seen 91 times

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Anambra 2021: I will not join in political speculations, says Accord Party candidate

DR Godwin Maduka, Governorship Candidate of Accord Party for the Anambra governorship election, slated for Nov. 6, said that the electoral process has its rules and... Read more

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‘Kanu’s appearance in court victory for Ohanaeze’

OHANEZE Ndigbo has described Thursday’s court appearance of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Mazi Nnamdi Kanu as a victory for the body. The... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 months ago | seen 96 times

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Buhari hails ex-Minister of State, Power, Godwin Ogbaga at 65

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated former Minister of State, Power and Steel, Chief Godwin Ogbaga,  on his 65th birthday. The president, in a statement on Wednesday in... Read more

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Successful congresses: APC stalwart urges members to sustain unity

 CHIEF Chaka Nweze, an All Progressives Congress (APC) Stalwart in Ebonyi, has urged party faithful to sustain the unity witnessed during the just concluded congresses in... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 months ago | seen 81 times

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Emiliano Sala flight organiser 'hired unqualified pilot'

A man acted "recklessly and dangerously" when he organised a flight carrying Argentine footballer Emiliano Sala, a court has heard. David Henderson, 67, of Main Street, Hotham,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 117 times

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Olorunyomi, Fashola, Monguno, Irabor, Kyari headline Editors’ Conference on Security

  ... State governors confirm attendance      .... CBN, UBA, Glo, NNPC, others boost summit     ALL is now set for the 17th All Nigeria Editors’ Conference, starting on... Read more

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Emiliano Sala: David Henderson pleads guilty to flight charge

A man has pleaded guilty to a charge relating to the flight in which footballer Emiliano Sala died. David Henderson, 67, admitted trying to arrange a flight... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 157 times

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Chief Oladipupo Williams, SAN: the shocking exit of a good man

By Mike Ozekhome, SAN THE death of Chief Ladi Williams, SAN, has hit me like a thunderbolt from the blues. It was least expected. It is more... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 166 times

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West Ham United's Angelo Ogbonna headed a second-half winner over Everton

WEST Ham United's Angelo Ogbonna headed a second-half winner to give David Moyes' side a hard-fought Premier League victory at Everton. In a game of few clear-cut... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 179 times

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Bournemouth boss Scott Parker on midfielder's cancer diagnosis

BOURNEMOUTH head coach Scott Parker has no doubts midfielder David Brooks will "come out fighting" following his cancer diagnosis. Wales international Brooks, 24, confirmed on Wednesday he... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 months ago | seen 133 times

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Wales and Bournemouth midfielder diagnosed with cancer

WALES and Bournemouth midfielder David Brooks has revealed he has been diagnosed with cancer. The 24-year-old said he has Stage 2 Hodgkin lymphoma but that "the prognosis... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 months ago | seen 74 times

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Enugu State Govt. to improve budgetary allocations for youth development

 ENUGU State Government says it will improve budgetary allocations to youths and sports sectors of the state as a mean of encouraging innovations and entrepreneurship by... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 211 times

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Anambra people in Delta State endorse Ozigbo for governor

  ...as business mogul harps on bi-lateral co-operation between Delta and Anambra     MOMENTUM continues to build for Valentine Ozigbo, the flag-bearer of the Peoples Democratic Party in the... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 198 times

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Abia ranks 6th in HIV prevalence in Nigeria - U.S. envoy

  The U.S. Embassy Chargé d’Affaires (CDA), Kathleen FitzGibbon, has said that Abia had the sixth highest HIV prevalence rate in the country with an estimated 58,341... Read more

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Pandora Papers don’t represent offshore financial industry: - deVere CEO

THE Pandora Papers are not representative of the wider offshore financial industry which typically helps hardworking people looking for better returns and more flexibility, says the... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 8 months ago | seen 348 times

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West Ham manager David Moyes wants to "try and be in Europe after Christmas"

WEST Ham manager David Moyes wants to "try and be in Europe after Christmas" as his side claimed a deserved Europa League group stage win over... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 8 months ago | seen 241 times

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South-East Governors condemn Akunyili’s murder

THE Chairman of South-East Governors’ Forum, David Umahi, has condemned the murder of Dr Chike Akunyili. The deceased was the widower of late Prof. Dora Akunyili, a... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 8 months ago | seen 325 times

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Anambra 2021: PDP'S Ozigbo flags off historic 21-Local Government tour in Orumba North

VALENTINE Ozigbo, the flag-bearer of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2021 Anambra governorship election, has raised the bar ahead of the November 6 poll... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 8 months ago | seen 339 times

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Declaration of South East as red zone inimical to development – Umahi

GOVERNOR David Umahi of Ebonyi has expressed the fear that the declaration of the South East as a red zone due to the spate of insecurity... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 8 months ago | seen 125 times

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Son of former Man Utd and England player makes debut for Fort Lauderdale

A player named Beckham on the right wing, drawing in football fans in the US - sound familiar? Romeo Beckham, son of former England captain David Beckham,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 8 months ago | seen 305 times

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10-year-old abused Ifunanya: Ikpeazu's wife to fly her to Abuja for surgery

FURTHER intensive medical Investigations have been done by the team of doctors handling the treatment of 10-year-old Ifunanya.    Ifunanya is the young girl whose case in Umuahia... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 8 months ago | seen 628 times

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Community honours First Class graduates, sets up committee against drug abuse, cultism

  DETERMINED to improve the educational standard of the area, the Ihiala Community in Ihiala local government of Anambra State has instituted a special Award for Excellence... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 8 months ago | seen 165 times

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P&G accelerates action on Climate Change toward net zero GHG Emissions by 2040

PROCTER & Gamble is announcing a comprehensive plan to accelerate action related to climate change. P&G has also set a new ambition to achieve net zero... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 8 months ago | seen 360 times

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IPOB sit-at-home does not affect South-East governors – Umahi

GOV. David Umahi of Ebonyi has said the sit-at-home syndrome in the five states of the South-East does not affect the governors.Umahi said this on Tuesday... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 8 months ago | seen 375 times

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Pinnick pours encomiums on Chief Adebutu as NFF, Baba Ijebu seal partnership

AT a modest but colourful and instrumental ceremony in Lagos on Monday, the Nigeria Football Federation and Premier Lotto Limited (popularly and fondly referred to as Baba... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 8 months ago | seen 120 times

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I’ll not take excuses – COAS tells commanders

THE Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt.-Gen. Faruk Yahaya, has warned that he will not take or accept excuses from commanders as they lead troops in... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 8 months ago | seen 92 times

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Paris St-Germain hit out at La Liga chief Javier Tebas over spending comments

PARIS St-Germain have hit back at Spanish league chief Javier Tebas after he mocked the French club's spending and the age of their players. PSG general secretary... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 8 months ago | seen 124 times

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More States support move to end FG's monopoly over VAT collection

MORE States are joining the league of States that want to end the monopoly the federal government has to collect Value Added Tax, VAT. Lagos State... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 9 months ago | seen 381 times

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David Patten: Three-time Super Bowl winner with New England Patriots dies aged 47

THREE-time Super Bowl winner David Patten died on Thursday aged 47. The former New England Patriots wide receiver was involved in a fatal motorcycle accident near Columbia... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 9 months ago | seen 122 times

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Tokyo Paralympics: Boccia player David Smith retains individual title with thrilling victory

BRITAIN'S David Smith retained his individual Paralympic boccia title with a thrilling victory in Tokyo in the BC1 decider. The 32-year-old trailed Chew Wei Lun of Malaysia... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 9 months ago | seen 126 times

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CJN summons 6 Chief Judges over conflicting court orders

THE Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Ibrahim Muhammad, has summoned six state Chief Judges in relation to the spate of conflicting orders emanating from their... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 9 months ago | seen 91 times

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COAS says army requires new tact, innovation to tackle insecurity

THE Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Lt.-Gen. Faruk Yahaya, says the army needs to become more tactful, ingenious and innovative in its operations to be able... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 9 months ago | seen 103 times

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Modular refinery programme on course – Sylva

THE Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Chief Timipre Sylva says the modular refinery programme to boost local production of crude oil in the country is... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 9 months ago | seen 232 times

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Identify with your kinsmen, Igbo community in Ghana urges African-Americans

The Igbo community in the Diaspora, Ghana Chapter, on Saturday stressed the need for African-Americans in the Diaspora to always identify with their kinsmen, to promote... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 9 months ago | seen 329 times

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CAC digitisation: Registrar allays fears of staff job losses

THE Registrar General/Chief Executive Officer of the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC), Alhaji Garba Abubakar, has allayed fears that some staff of the Commission might lose their... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 9 months ago | seen 129 times

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Buhari approves 368 grazing sites across 25 States in Nigeria

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has approved recommendations of a committee to review “with dispatch” 368 grazing sites across 25 states in the country, “to determine the levels... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 9 months ago | seen 274 times

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Wabote, Sanwo-Olu, Ogunsanya, Shell Nigeria, others win 2021 African Business Leadership Awards

…winners, runners-up to be decorated at the 6th Invest in Africa Summit 2021 (virtual) on September 16- 17 FOUR Nigerians and Shell Nigeria have emerged winners in... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 9 months ago | seen 597 times

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ECA’s chief and Cameroon’s Finance Minister review pertinence of financing, vaccines, broadband, energy, jobs, industrial clustering in COVID times

UN Under-Secretary-General and Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) – Vera Songwe, and Cameroon’s Minister of Finance – Louis Paul Motaze,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 9 months ago | seen 130 times

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