563 results found for Chief George Moghalu

Monaco Grand Prix: Charles Leclerc fastest in first practice

FERRARI's Charles Leclerc headed Red Bull's Sergio Perez in a close first practice at the Monaco Grand Prix. Leclerc, who lost the championship lead to Red Bull's... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted yesterday | seen 78 times

Tags: Sergio Perez, George Russell, Lewis Hamilton

Retirement: NIS boss tasks civil servants on strategic investment in retirement

ALHAJI Idris Jere, the  Acting Comptroller-General, Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) has charged civil servants to engage in pre-retirement and post-retirement strategic investment to ensure better future. Jere... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted yesterday | seen 44 times

Tags: Alhaji Idris Jere, NIS, Prof. Abah George, Mr Matthew Opaluwa, Edward Onoja, Mr Danladi Kifasi, Dr Emmanuel Onucheyo

Officials lure Peter Obi to Accord party

CHIEF Bartho Igwedibia, Chairman Accord Party, Anambra, says the resignation of Mr Peter Obi from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has became a blessing in disguise... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 162 times

Tags: Mr Peter Obi, Mr Val Ozigbo, Tony Nwoye, Chief Andrew Onwurah Azike, Ms Juliet Anaeme, Mr Obiora Chira, Mr Idu Emeka, Mr Val Ozigbo,

Ex-RMAFC chairman, Mbam, picks Ebonyi APC guber ticket

CHIEF Elias Mbam, former chairman of the Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC), has emerged winner of the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorhip primary election,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 104 times

Tags: Mrs Rosemary Ofoke,Sen. Julius Ucha,Chief Elias Mbam,Mr Egwu Inya,Mr Francis Nwifuru,

Insecurity in South East: Elder statesman calls for dialogue

AN elder statesman, Chief Ndubuisi Ebiliekwe, has called for a round-table dialogue of all stakeholders to solve the insecurity destabilising the South-East and return enduring peace... Read more

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

Tags: Chief Ndubuisi Ebiliekwe, Gov. Hope Uzodimma, Sen. Rochas Okorocha,

Group calls for inauguration of NDDC Board

A Coalition of the South-South Support Groups on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has called on Federal Government to inaugurate the Governing Board... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 47 times

Tags: NDDC,Mr Jator Abido; Mrs Regina Amadi,Chief Preye Ogbofoni and Mr John Umeh,

Court restrains FG from issuing licences on marginal oil fields

THE Federal High Court sitting in Yenagoa has restrained the Federal Government from issuing licences on marginal oilfields in the Niger Delta pending the determination of... Read more

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

Tags: Justice Isa Dashen, Mrs Rosemary John-Oduone, Chief Brown Agu

Former Rivers’ Accountant-General, Fubara, clinches PDP guber ticket

A former Accountant-General of Rivers, Mr Siminialaye Fubara, has clinched the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) gubernatorial ticket for the 2023 general election with a total of 721 votes. The Chairman... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 43 times

Tags: Gov. Nyesom Wike, Siminialaye Fubara, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prof. Walter Mbutu, George Kelly,

‘We took oath to conceal OAU student’s death’

THE Osun State High Court presided over by Chief Justice Oyebola Ojo yesterday continued hearing on the murder case of master’s degree student of Obafemi Awolowo... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 80 times

Tags: Adesola Adedeji, Kunle Adegoke, Chief Justice Oyebola Ojo, Prof Segun Ojo,

2023: Delta Speaker, Oborevwori wins PDP governorship ticket, beats 13 others

MR Sheriff Oborevwori, Speaker, Delta State House of Assembly, has emerged winner of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship primary for the 2023 general election. Oborevwori polled... Read more

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

Tags: Mr Sheriff Oborevwori,Chief Ikie Agbarianovwe,Chief Abel Esievo,Dr Braduce Angozi,Kingsley Otuaro,Chief David Edevbie,

2023: Abia APC governorship aspirant calls for direct primary election

AN APC governorship aspirant in Abia, Chief Daniel Eke, has advocated the adoption of direct mode of primaries for the election of a governorship candidate for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 55 times

Tags: Chief Daniel Eke,APC

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 3 days ago | seen 50 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 3 days ago | seen 64 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 days ago | seen 94 times

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

APAI working group to launch new publication documenting campaign for IDUAI on May 25

THE Working Group of the African Platform on Access to Information, APAI, today announced the launch of its new publication, “Pounding Pavements, Knocking on Doors” on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 62 times

Tags: President George Manneh Weah, Ambassador Dee-Maxwell Saah Kemayah

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 5 days ago | seen 99 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 5 days ago | seen 34 times

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

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 5 days ago | seen 40 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 5 days ago | seen 28 times

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

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 6 days ago | seen 65 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 6 days ago | seen 159 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 6 days ago | seen 70 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 6 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 6 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 7 days ago | seen 60 times

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

Stakeholders task youths on non-violent communication

DR Okey Ikechukwu, Executive Director, Development Specs Academy(DSA) has called on the youth to make informed non-violent interventions in the polity. Ikechukwu made the call during a... Read more

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

Tags: Amaechi Anakwe, Rev. Fr. George Ehusani, Okey Ikechukwu

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 a week ago | seen 54 times

Tags: Chief Basil Ejidike, Dalhatu Baba-Adama

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 a week ago | seen 36 times

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

Former U.S. president George Bush calls Ukraine invasion ‘unjustified’

FORMER U.S. President George W. Bush mistakenly described the invasion of Iraq as “brutal” and “unjustified” before correcting himself to say he meant to refer to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 18 times

Tags: George W. Bush,

NIWA targets 2m container movements through inland waterways by 2025

THE National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) on Wednesday projected the movement of no less than two million containers through the Nigerian inland waterways annually by 2025. The... Read more

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

Tags: Dr George Moghalu, Mr Andy Isichei, Dr Kayode Farinto, Mr Olubunmi Olumekun, Mr Joseph Ororo

ECOWAS Resident Representative in Liberia presents Letter of Credence to President George Manneh Weah

THE newly appointed Resident Representative of the President of ECOWAS Commission, Josephine NKRUMAH presented her letters of credence to the President of the Republic of Liberia... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 23 times

Tags: President George Manneh Weah, ECOWAS, Jean Claude Kassi Brou

ECOWAS Resident Representative in Liberia presents Letter of Credence to President George Manneh Weah

THE newly appointed Resident Representative of the President of ECOWAS Commission, Josephine NKRUMAH presented her letters of credence to the President of the Republic of Liberia... Read more

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

Tags: President George Manneh Weah, ECOWAS, Jean Claude Kassi Brou

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 a week ago | seen 62 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 a week ago | seen 70 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 2 weeks ago | seen 50 times

Tags: Shomade Taofeek, Chief Medical Director (CMD),

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 2 weeks ago | seen 64 times

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

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 2 weeks ago | seen 95 times

Tags: Chief Olabode George,   PDP

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 2 weeks ago | seen 99 times

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

Peseiro finally appointed Super Eagles’ Head Coach, with George as first assistant

THE Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) on Sunday formally announced the appointment of Jose Peseiro as the new Head Coach of the Super Eagles, the country’s senior... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 114 times

Tags: Jose Peseiro, Finidi George, NFF

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 92 times

Tags: Chief Venatus Ikem, Peter Obi

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 71 times

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

Flavour Nabania set to perform live in Bangui, CAR

NIGERIAN music artiste, Chinedu Okoli, better known by his stage name Flavour N’abania is set to perform at a peace concert in Bangui, Central African Republic. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 67 times

Tags: Cool Fawa, Beach Man, Ngoutiwa, Giovanni, George Touckya, Flavour N’abania, Chinedu Okoli

JAMB denied my ambition to study law, Shan George

VETERAN actress Shan George has narrated how not meeting up with Joint Admission and Matriculation Board(JAMB) cut off mark denied her ambition of being a lawyer. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 61 times

Tags: Ben Ayade, Shan George

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 73 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 194 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 161 times

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

Lagos condemns attack on VIS operatives

THE Lagos State Government has condemned the attack on the Vehicle Inspection Services (VIS) officials by a notorious gang along Airport Road in Oshodi, warning that... Read more

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

Tags: Akin-George Fashola, Frederic Oladeinde

PDP appoints La’ah as Senate Deputy Minority Whip

THE Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has selected Sen. Danjuma La’ah (PDP-Kaduna) as the Senate Deputy Minority Whip. This is contained in a letter signed the PDP National... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 56 times

Tags: Sen. Danjuma La’ah, Sen. Ibrhaim Danbaba, Sen. Ibrahim Danbaba, Sen. George Thompson-Sekibo, Sen. Emmnuel Bwacha

2023 Presidency should go to S-East — Obasanjo, Falae

FORMER president, Olusegun Obasanjo, has restated his position that the South-East should be allowed to produce Nigeria’s President in 2023, insisting that it would ensure peace,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 166 times

Tags: Chiedozie Ogbonnia, Ambassador George Obiozor, Olu Falae, Olusegun Obasanjo

NPHCDA lauds Enugu counterpart for contributions towards PHC growth

THE National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA) has commended Dr George Ugwu, Executive Secretary of Enugu State Primary Health Care Development Agency (ENS-PHCDA) for his... Read more

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

Tags: Dr Faisal Shuaib, Dr George Ugwu

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 53 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

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 3 weeks ago | seen 120 times

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

Enugu Govt targets 1.2m under-5 children in May Mass Polio Vaccination

THE Enugu State Government says it is targeting 1.2 million under five-year-old children for its May Mass Polio Vaccination in the state. Dr George Ugwu, Executive Secretary... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 84 times

Tags: Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, George Ugwu, WHO

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 3 weeks ago | seen 96 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 3 weeks ago | seen 64 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 3 weeks ago | seen 92 times

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

2023 ‘ll be a watershed for Nigeria – Moghalu

PRESIDENTIAL aspirant for the 2023 general elections on the platform of the African Democratic Congress, ADC, Professor Kingsley Moghalu said weekend that the election would be... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 47 times

Tags: Professor Kingsley Moghalu

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 81 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 37 times

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

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 103 times

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

Ohanaeze urges Buhari to release Nnamdi Kanu to restore peace in South East

THE Ohaneze Ndigbo Worldwide says that releasing the Leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, from detention will restore peace and... Read more

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

Tags: Ohaneze Ndigbo Worldwide, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, Mr Okey Emuchay, Prof. George Obiozor.

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 76 times

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

Release Kanu to restore peace, security in South-East – Ohaneze

THE Ohaneze Ndigbo Worldwide says that releasing the Leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, from detention will restore peace and security in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 69 times

Tags: Okey Emuchay, Prof. George Obiozor, Nnamdi Kanu

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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 88 times

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

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

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

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

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

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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

Man docked for allegedly assaulting, threatening wife for wearing make-up

A 48-year-old man, Emmanuel Amamchukwu who allegedly threatened to kill his wife and also assaulted her for using make up, was on Wednesday docked in an... Read more

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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

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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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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

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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 95 times

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

Utomi: Flaws in constitution responsible for some of Nigeria’s challenges

PROF. Pat Utomi has said flaws in the nation’s constitution are responsible for some of its challenges. Utomi, who is chairman of the Nigeria Political Summit Group... Read more

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Tags: Olisa Agbakoba, Hakeem Baba Ahmed, Rev. Fr. George Ehusani, PROF. Pat Utomi

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 4 weeks ago | seen 105 times

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

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 4 weeks ago | seen 92 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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Tags: One Fight Ultimate (OFU3), Chief Ife Obiudo,

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 4 weeks ago | seen 84 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 4 weeks ago | seen 92 times

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

Commonwealth education ministers vow to increase investment in education at Nairobi conference

EDUCATION ministers at the 21st Conference of Commonwealth Education Ministers, CCEM, in Nairobi, Kenya, have issued a joint statement in which they recognised the urgent need to... Read more

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Tags: Prof. George Magoha, Patricia Scotland

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

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,

Nairobi conference of Commonwealth education ministers kicks off with renewed calls for rebuilding resilient education systems

THE 21st edition of the Conference of Commonwealth Education Ministers (CCEM) opened on Wednesday in Nairobi, Kenya, with a call from ministers for urgent strategic actions, innovative... Read more

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Tags: Fred Matiang’i, Uhuru Kenyatta, Mwai Kibaki, Prof. George Magoha, Premila Kuma, Mwai Kibaki

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

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

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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

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

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

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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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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 a month ago | seen 71 times

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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 a month ago | seen 79 times

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

Anambra 2022: Supreme Court dismisses Andy Uba's appeal

THE Supreme Court has voided the participation of Andy Uba in the last governorship election in Anambra State as the candidate of the All Progressives Congress... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 101 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

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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

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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

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

Kaduna State Govt. designs youth-focused social protection programme

THE Kaduna State Steering Committee on Social Investment on Monday started a four-day workshop to design a youth-focused graduation social protection programme. Mrs Saude Atoyebi, the Focal... Read more

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Tags: Mr Aliyu Yakasai, Mr Tanko Langaya, Mr George Akor, Gov. Nasir El-Rifai, Mrs Saude Atoyebi, Mrs Rebecca Padonu,

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 a month ago | seen 80 times

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

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 a month ago | seen 112 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

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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 a month ago | seen 112 times

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

Formula One: Hamilton writes off world title chances after woeful sprint race

LEWIS Hamilton on Saturday said he had no hope of winning a record eighth Formula One title this season. This was after he finished 14th in Saturday’s... Read more

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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 a month ago | seen 114 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 a month ago | seen 194 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 a month ago | seen 106 times

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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

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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

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Centre records 54 GBV cases in 4 months

THE Human Rights and Conflict Resolution Centre (HRCRC), Abakaliki has recorded about 54 cases of Gender Based Violence (GBV) and other forms of disputes between January... Read more

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Centre records 54 GBV cases in 4 months

THE Human Rights and Conflict Resolution Centre (HRCRC), Abakaliki has recorded about 54 cases of Gender Based Violence (GBV) and other forms of disputes between January... Read more

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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 58 times

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

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

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

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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

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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

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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,

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 66 times

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

Man drags ex-girlfriend, parents to court over daughter’s custody

A man, Mr George Igbafen, on Tuesday dragged his former girlfriend, Miss Queen Adagba and her parents before a Makurdi Upper Area Court over permanent custody... Read more

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

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Why APC membership is increasing–Akume

THE Minister of Special Duties and Inter-governmental Affairs, Sen. George Akume, says the membership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) will continue to swell because of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 79 times

Tags: Hingah Biem, Mike Iordye, Yonov Agah, George Akume, Muhammadu Buhari

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 166 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,

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

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Atiku group decamps, endorses ADC’s Moghalu

The “Atiku State of Mind“ Support Group has withdrawn its support for the Peoples Democratic Party’s (PDP) presidential aspirant and endorsed the presidential aspirant of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 143 times

Tags: Hassan Ankuma, Kingsley Moghalu

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 86 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 115 times

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Political touts, charlatans are Nigeria’s problems – Prof Anya

By Anthony Isibor.  PROF Anya O. Anya has lamented that the absence of quality and responsible leadership have been the bane of governance in the country. Prof... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 217 times

Tags: Anyim Pius Anyim, Samuel Iheanyichukwu Ohuabunwa, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Prof Kingsley Moghalu, Akinwumi Adesina,

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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Lawan constitutes 13-member adhoc panel to probe crude oil theft

PRESIDENT of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, yesterday, constituted a 13-member Adhoc Committee to investigate oil theft and its impact on petroleum production and oil revenues.The composition... Read more

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

Tags: Yusuf Yusuf, Solomon Adeola, Kabiru Gaya, Mohammed Aliero, George Sekibo, Gabriel Suswam, Ahmad Lawan, Bassey Albert Akpan

Esan Okpa holds maiden assembly in Uromi

IN a bold move to reinforce its new vanguard role in Esanland, the Esan Okpa Initiative (EOI), a leading socio-cultural and non-partisan organization, plans to hold... Read more

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

Tags: Prof Mike Obadan, Gabriel Oteze, Mathew Egbadon, George Okoyo, Tony Iyare

When Nigeria’s best solution hides in plain sight

I remember the massive uproar and pessimism that greeted the idea of Islamic banking proposed by the Central Bank of Nigeria under the leadership of Sanusi... Read more

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

Tags: Kofi Annan, Kingsley Moghalu, Goodluck Jonathan, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi

Council of State okays pardon for Dariye, Nyame, 157 others

FORMER Governors Joshua Dariye and Jolly Nyame, jailed for corruption, got a reprieve yesterday. They will be released from prison with 157 others following the acceptance of... Read more

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

Tags: Joshua Dariye, Jolly Nyame, George AKume, President Muhammadu Buhari, Nasir Isa-Kwarra

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 152 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 87 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

Tags: Chief Daniel Nwanga,

Coleman offers solution to incessant collapse of National grid

THE Coleman Cable and Wires, said it has the capacity to solve the problem of incessant collapse of the nation’s national grid with its investment in... Read more

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

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14th leg race to Nigeria masters: Inalegwu takes lead on day two

GEORGE Inalegwu on Wednesday replaced Uchenna Anoruo at the top of the leader board at the end of round two (leg14) of the Race to Nigeria... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 80 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

Tags: Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa, Chief Sherriff Oborevwori

Management downsizes Ekiti United FC players for effectiveness

MANAGEMENT of Ekiti United Football Club has approved the downsizing of its players to ensure effectiveness. This is contained in a statement issued by the Club Secretary,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 68 times

Tags: Mr Ayodeji Olowolafe, Wale Makanjuola, Michael Tunde, Lucky Otis, Sikiru Adisa, George Promise, Seyì Akinyemi, Boluwaji Ariyo, Sikiru Hammed, Boluwaji Afolabi, Nurudeen Safiriyu, Chinonso Anike, Oluw

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

2023: Obi is very competent, capable to lead Nigeria —  George

ELDER statesman and Former Deputy National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Olabode George, has stated that Former Governor Peter Obi is competent, capable,... Read more

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Tags: Peter Obi, brave, hief Olabode George

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

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

Tags: Chief James Kanyip,

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 2 months ago | seen 74 times

Tags: ANPP, Chief Joshua Popoola, Prince Ademola Ayoade, Dr Tope Aluko, Dr Tope Aluko, PDP, Mr Soji Olaojo, NNPP

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 2 months ago | seen 51 times

Tags: Chief Iyiola Oladokun, All Progressives Congress

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 2 months ago | seen 91 times

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

Dakuku, Cole, Princewill, George, six others join Rivers APC gov race

TEN chieftains of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Rivers State have declared interest in the governorship seat. They are: Dr. Dakuku Adol Peterside, Dr. Dawari George,... Read more

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

Tags: Francis Ebenezer Ade, Mina Tende, Dakuku Adol Peterside, Dawari George, Sokonte Davies, Tonye Cole, Prince Tonye Princewill, Biokpomabo Awara

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 2 months ago | seen 51 times

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

Brain drain: Nigeria fast losing its best hands

The skilled Nigerian manpower, especially medical doctors and nurses leaving the country in their thousands yearly is enough signal that efforts should be made to improve... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 165 times

Tags: Kim Egwuchim, Regina Askia, Doris Simeon, Opeyemi Aiyeola, eLdee, Lara George, Bayo Bankole 

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 2 months 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 2 months ago | seen 129 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 2 months ago | seen 274 times

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

South East leaders urge Buhari to use prerogative of mercy to release Nnamdi Kanu

Prof George Obiozor: “We highly recommend that the Federal as well as State governments engage the restive Igbo youths in some form of dialogue towards the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 108 times

Tags: Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, Prof George Obiozor, Hope Uzodimma, General Ike Nwachukwu, Nze Fidelis Ozichukwu Chukwu, Okey Emuchay, General Azubuike Ihejirika,

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 2 months ago | seen 81 times

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

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

Saudi Arabia announces return of ambassador to Lebanon

Saudi Arabia’s Foreign Ministry has announced the return of its ambassador to Lebanon, in a positive sign of a thaw in their tense ties. The move came... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 55 times

Tags: George Kordahi, Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC),

Australian Grand Prix: Charles Leclerc beats Max Verstappen in practice as Mercedes struggles continue

CHARLES Leclerc headed Red Bull's Max Verstappen in Friday practice at the Australian Grand Prix. Leclerc ended the session 0.245 seconds ahead of the Dutchman, who appeared... Read more

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

Tags: Ferrari, Carlos Sainz, Charles Leclerc, George Russell, Lewis Hamilton

Everything about life is health – Egwuchim

By Kennedy Nnamani KIM Egwuchim, project coordinator, Stable Health Initiative, has said that everything about life is health. Egwuchim told a news conference on Thursday in Lagos at... Read more

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

Tags: Kim Egwuchim, Abin Nzehi, Ambode George, Olu Falomo, Kim Egwuchim, WHO, CECP

WHD: Giving Tide International inaugurates health initiative, free ambulance service

By Kennedy Nnamani GIVING Tide International, a non-governmental organization with the goal of providing life-saving logistics to the most vulnerable, has inaugurated a health initiative which it... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 134 times

Tags: Kim Egwuchim, Abin Nzehi, Ambode George, Olu Falomo, Kim Egwuchim, WHO, CECP

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 71 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,

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,

2023: Adamu charges Benue APC stakeholders to be united

SEN. Abdullahi Adamu, National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, on Tuesday in Abuja, charged the party’s critical stakeholders in Benue to be united in... Read more

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

Tags: Sani Musa, Muhammad Buhari, Abdullahi Adamu, George Akume

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,

2023: How I’ll secure Nigeria as President -Moghalu

PRESIDENTIAL hopeful, Prof. Kingsley Moghalu, says he has  the political will to secure Nigeria. Moghalu a former deputy governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria and presidential... Read more

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

Tags: Moghalu, African Democratic Congress,

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 84 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 63 times

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

How I will secure Nigeria as president - Moghalu 

By Kingsley Moghalu AS President of Nigeria from 2023, I will secure Nigeria and the lives and properties of Nigerians in the North, South, East and West... Read more

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

Tags: Kingsley Moghalu, NPF, Mohammed Yusuf

Benue: PDP’s zoning plan raises old questions

LIKE most states the politics of zoning in Benue has been topical. For pundits, zoning, which has become a critical element in Nigeria’s political space, is... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 64 times

Tags: Chille Igbawua, Iyorchia Ayu, Samuel Ortom, Gabriel Suswam, George Akume

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.),

” 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 111 times

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

Enugu State targets 1.2m children for polio vaccination in April

ENUGU State targets to vaccinate 1.2 million children against polio in April. The vaccines are free, safe and effective and would be applied on children up to... Read more

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

Tags: George Ugwu, WHO

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 66 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

‘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 103 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 86 times

Tags: Oba Adebanji Alabi, , Chief Olubummi Ajibade,

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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 58 times

Tags: Sen. Godswill Akpabio, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, Babatunde Fashola,

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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 67 times

Tags: Bimbo Oyetunde, Chief Gabriel Igbinedion, CP Phillip Ogbadu

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

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

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

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

Tags: Chief Solomon Onwe, Chief Fidelis Nwankwo,

APC Convention: Why I stepped down for Adamu- Mustapha

Malam Saliu Mustapha, one of the Chairmanship aspirants of All Progressives Congress (APC) at the just concluded National Convention, say he withdrew from the race in... Read more

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

Tags: All Progressives Congress (APC), Sen. Sani Musa, Sen. Tanko Al-Makura, former Gov. Abudulaziz Yari of Zamfara, Etsu MuhammedSen. George Akume, Malam Saliu Mustapha,

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

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

Tags: Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt.-Gen. Faruk Yahaya,

CSR-in-Action sheds light on plight of Extractive Communities’ Women with documentary

AFRICA’S foremost sustainability consulting and advocacy outfit, CSR-in-Action, is set to premiere its expository docudrama, ‘Earth Women’, as part of its drive to tell the stories... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 194 times

Tags: Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala,Josephine Nkemdilim, Bekeme Masade-Olowola, Tokunbo George-Taylor, Dolapo Adeleke, Emem Okon

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

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

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

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

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

Tags: Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Dr Obafemi Hamzat, Forum of Political Parties, Chief Kola Ajayi, Mr Shola Omolola,

Fuel queues disappearing, electricity supply improving as Buhari summons Ministers, others

DISTURBED by the epileptic electricity supply and persistent fuel queues across the country, President Muhammadu Buhari, in the week under review, summoned Minister of Power, Abubakar... Read more

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

Tags: Gov. Dave Umahi, Gov. Hope Uzodinma, Prof. Doyin Salami, Prof. George Obiozor,

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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 114 times

Tags: Chief Timipre Sylva, Malam Mele Kyari, Mr Gbenga Komolafe,

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

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

Tags: Chief David Kente, APC

Convention: Adamu emerges APC National Chairman

SEN. Abdullahi Adamu, late Saturday night emerged as the new National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) at the 2022 National Convention of the party. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 329 times

Tags: Sen. Abdullahi Adamu, Femi Gbajabiamila, Senate, Ahmed Lawan, Gov. George Akume, Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo.

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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 98 times

Tags: Ms Ab osede Lambo,Rt-Hon. Mudashiru Obasa, Mr Olalekan Onafeko,Chief Wale Mogaji

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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 143 times

Tags: Iyom Josephine Anenih, Chief Achike Udenwa, Anthony A Akinola, Steven Vichenzey, PDP

Anambra traditional rulers allege marginalisation at House of Reps

 TRADITIONAL rulers from Dunukofia Local Government Area (LGA) of Anambra, have alleged political marginalisation of the area since the return of democracy in Nigeria in 1999. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 87 times

Tags: Igwe George Okaa-Onwuogu, Igwe Peter Uyanwa,Igwe Ralph Chukwurah, Igwe Robert Eze, APC, PDP, APGA,

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

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

Tags: PDP, Ovation International Magazine, Chief Dele Momodu,

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

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

Tags: South-East Nigeria Presidency Movement, Chief Japheth Anyanwu

George Russell 'on a level playing field' with Lewis Hamilton at Mercedes

GEORGE Russell said he and Lewis Hamilton receive equal treatment at Mercedes and is adamant there will be no team orders should he outqualify the seven-time... Read more

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

Tags: GEORGE Russell, Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes, Formula 1

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 113 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

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

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Governors Nasir El-Rufai, Aminu Masari of Katsina, Aliyu Magatakarda Wamakko, Chief Bisi Akande, Dr Ogbomnaya Onu, Rochas Okorocha, Ibrahim Shekarau

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

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

Tags: Chief Oluchukwu Ukie Ezeali, Gov. David Umahi

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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 103 times

Tags: Gov. Dave Umahi, INEC, APC, Festus Okoye, Chief Kelechi Igwe

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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 134 times

Tags: Malam Mele Kyari, Chief Timipre Sylva, Mr Adeyemi Adetunji, NNPC, Mr Chinedu Okoronkwo, Alhaji Lawan Dan-Zaki, Mr Famous Asiegbu,

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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 116 times

Tags: People’s Democratic Party, Prof. Iyorchia Ayu, Chief Tom Ikimi, Mao Ohuabunwa, Emmanuel Ibokessien, Prof. A. B. C. Nwosu. Sen. Abdul Ningi, Boyelayefa Debekeme, Sanusi Daggash

APC promises to abide by Electoral Act on National Convention

Gov. Abudulahi Sule of Nasarawa State says the leadership of All Progressives Congress (APC), will be guided by the Electoral Act in the conduct of Saturday’s... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 103 times

Tags: Sen. Sani Musa, Caretaker and Extra-ordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC), Sen. George Akume, Gov. Abudulahi Sule,

APC convention: Akume expresses satisfaction after screening, gets more endorsements

A former governor of Benue State and Minister of Special Duties and Inter-governmental Affairs, Senator George Akume, has declared that he was satisfied with the screening... Read more

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

Tags: George Akume, Tanko Al-Makura, Sani Musa

National Convention: Buhari hosts APC Chairmanship aspirants

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has met behind closed door with all All Progressives Congress Chairmanship aspirants of the party during its forthcoming National Convention on March 26. Mr... Read more

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

Tags: George Akume, Mai Mala Buni, Sunday Aghaeze, Muhammadu Buhari

Eminent Nigerians advocate leadership change in 2023

THE former governor of Ogun State, Gbenga Daniel, his Anambra and Kaduna counterparts Peter Obi and Ahmed Makarfi, and other eminent Nigerians have stated that Nigeria... Read more

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

Tags: Prof. Akin Onigbinde, NIMASA, PDP, Olabode George, Iba Gani Adams, Dakuku Peterside, Iba Gani Adams,

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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 88 times

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

PDP’ll take over power in 2023 — South-South stakeholders

STAKEHOLDERS of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, South-South zone have reassured Nigerians of their commitment and preparedness to take over power during the 2023 general elections. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 67 times

Tags: PDP, Ifeanyi Okowa, Senator George Sekibo, Governor Douye Diri, Governor Nyesom Wike, Udom Emmanuel,

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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 87 times

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

Attack on Obiozor’s house evil ― IPOB Leader, Nnamdi Kanu

THE detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, has described as an evil act the last Saturday attack by unknown gunmen on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 98 times

Tags: IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, Professor George Obiozor

Senate to debate court ruling on Section 84 (12) of Electoral Act

THE Senate, will, on Wednesday, debate the ruling of a Federal High Court sitting in Umuahia, Abia, which nullified the controversial Section 84 (12) of the... Read more

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

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Justice Anyadike, Ovie Omo-Agege, Chukwuka Utazi, Evelyn Anyadike, George Sekibo

Court judgment on Electoral Act divides Senate

SENATORS were on Tuesday sharply divided over recent judgement by a Federal High Court in Abia State which declared Section 84(12) of the new Electoral Act... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 74 times

Tags: SENATORS, Senator George Sekibo, PDP, Federal High Court

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,

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,

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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 55 times

Tags: FRC, Chief Victor Muruko,

Ndigbo Lagos condemns barbaric attack on home of Prof. George Obiozor

THE organization, Ndigbo Lagos, says that it received with shock and disbelief, the unwarranted attack by unknown gunmen/arsonists on the home of Prof. George Obiozor, the... Read more

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

Tags: Ndigbo Lagos, Gen. Obi Abel Umahi, Chuma Igwe, Prof. George Obiozor,

Atiku condemns attack on Obiozor’s residence

FORMER Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has condemned the attack on the Imo State residence of the President-General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Prof. George Obiozor, on Saturday. A statement... Read more

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

Tags: Atiku Abubakar, Prof. George Obiozor,

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 73 times

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

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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 55 times

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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 58 times

Tags: Sen. Kola Balogun, Oba Lekan Balogun, Chief Lawson

Buhari condemns violence in S/East, consoles Obiozor

 PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has described as “deeply distressing” the destruction in Imo State of the buildings and assets of the Police and the home of Prof.... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 98 times

Tags:  Prof. George Obiozor, President Muhammadu Buhari, Ohanaeze Ndi Igbo, Malam Garba Shehu,

APC Chairmanship: Opinion poll tips Akume as preferred candidate

 A new public opinion poll has tipped former Benue State Governor and Minister of Special Duties, Sen. George Akume, as the most suitable candidate to lead... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 107 times

Tags: Sen. George Akume, Alhaji Tanko Al-Makura, Senator Abdullahi Adamu, Sen. Sani Musa

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 81 times

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

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 98 times

Tags: Bisi Egbeyemi, Chief Taiwo Olatunbosun, Biodun Oyebanji

Orji Kalu condemns attack on Ohaneze President, Obiozor’s home

THE Chief Whip of the Senate, Sen. Orji Kalu has condemned the attack on the Awo- Omanma country home of President General of Ohaneze Ndigbo, Prof.... Read more

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

Tags: Prof. George Obiozor, Orji Kalu

President General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo’s house bombed by unknown gunmen in Imo

UNKNOWN gunmen early hours of Saturday bombed the house of the President General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Worldwide, Professor George Obiozor, in Awo- Omamma in Oru East... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 346 times

Tags: Professor George Obiozor, Ohanaeze Ndigbo,

Lewis Hamilton not carrying baggage after Abu Dhabi

LEWIS Hamilton says he is not carrying "any baggage" into the new season after the controversial end to last year's championship fight. The Mercedes driver begins his... Read more

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

Tags: LEWIS Hamilton, Max Verstappen, George Russell Mohammed Ben Sulayem,

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

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

Tags: Chief Crowther Seth, World Bank,

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 85 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 586 times

Tags: Prof Chukwuma Soludo, Dr Onyekachukwu Ibezim, Justice Onochie Anyachebelu, Chief Willie Obiano, All Progressives Grand Alliance

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

Spark+ Africa Fund raises over $40m to invest in clean, modern cooking solutions in Africa

THE Spark+ Africa Fund, has launched in partnership with 12 development finance institutions, foundations, family offices, and pension funds as the world’s first impact fund financing clean and modern... Read more

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

Tags: Peter George, Dymphna van der Lans, Daniel-Alexander Schroth, Spark+ Africa Fund, Reik Haahr Müller, Camille Fronville, Xavier Pierluca

Convention: APC zoning arrangement, guide not constitutional – Committee

MR Ismaeel Ahmed, Youth Representative in All Progressives Congress (APC) Caretaker and Extra-ordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC) says the party’s zoning arrangement is a guide for... Read more

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

Tags: Mr Ismaeel Ahmed, Sen. George Akume, Sen. Tanko Al-Makura, Mr  Abdulaziz Yari, Sen. Ali Modu Sheriff,

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 61 times

Tags: APC, Chief Stanley Okoro-Emegha, PDP, INEC, Okoro-Emegha

APC chairmanship: Sheriff, Yuguda’s supporters backing Akume – campaign group

A national chairmanship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress, APC, and minister of Special Duties and Inter-governmental Affairs, George Akume, has received support from party chieftains... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 74 times

Tags: Terver Aginde, Adamu Abubakar, Sadiq Fakai, George Akume, Ray Morphy

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

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 55 times

Tags: NUJ, Gov. Atiku Bagudu, Haijya Rakiya Ayuba-Haruna, Chief Chris Isizugo

Southern, Middle Belt Leaders' Forum pushes for state police, others

By Anthony Isibor.   THE Southern and Middle Belt Leaders' Forum, SMBLF, has called on the federal government to allow every state in Nigeria to have its own police,... Read more

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

Tags: E. K. Clark., Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Pogu Bitrus, Ayo Adebanjo, Professor George Obiozor, PANDEF Senator Emmanuel Ibok Essien,

SESSPN holds its maiden 2022 Honour Nite in Lagos 

By Kennedy Nnamani A non-political association under the aegis of South East South South Professionals of Nigeria, SESSPN, is set to hold its maiden 2022 Honour Nite. According... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 93 times

Tags: Chike Okoroafor, Denzil Kentebe, Collins Ugwu, Noble Uchechukwu, Mathew Ogagavworia, Samuel Ulaikere, Anthonia Ofere, Ireke Kalu Onuma, Andy Wabali, Hannibal Uwaifo, George Agu

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 3 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 3 months ago | seen 63 times

Tags: EFCC, Hon. Justice A.S Adepoju, Muzan Bruno, Rodrigo International Services, Chief Mike Ozekhome

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 3 months ago | seen 195 times

Tags: Gov. Kayode Fayemi, Chief Jerome Ugoji, Prof. jubril Ibrahim, Prof. Sonni Tyoden,

Red Bull unhappy with Mercedes upgrade in Bahrain

MERCEDES are at the centre of a row over the legality of their car after introducing a radical new design at the second pre-season test. Formula 1... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 109 times

Tags: MERCEDES, George Russell, Lewis Hamilton, Formula 1, Ross Brawn, Christian Horner, Pierre Gasly,

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 3 months ago | seen 48 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 3 months ago | seen 98 times

Tags: Mr Ndianabasi Mathew, Chief Ebinabo Waribo, Shell Petroleum Development Company, Aiteo Eastern Exploration and Production Company,

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 3 months ago | seen 49 times

Tags: CHIEF Rommy Ezeonwuka,

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,

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 118 times

Tags: Dr. Philip Mshelbila, NLNG, Julius Berger Nigeria, Chief Nyesom Wike, Dr. Mrs. Ipalibo Harry Banigo,

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 101 times

Tags: Mr Festus Okoye, Justice Inyang Ekwo, Sen. Iyorchia Gov. Dave Umahi, Ayu, INEC, PDP, Chief Kelechi Igwe.

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 83 times

Tags: Chief Sunday Adeyemo, Prof Wole Soyinka, Yomi Aliyu,

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 82 times

Tags: Rafat Momoh, Chief Emmanuel Ogah,

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

Bayelsa Utd to enjoy new winning bonuses, allowances, says Dep.Gov

THE Bayelsa state government has announced a new package of match-winning bonuses and allowances for players and officials of its premier league side, Bayelsa United, as... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 90 times

Tags: Mr Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo, Mr Doubara Atasi, Dr. Peter Singabele, Mr Flint George, Barr. Alex Dumbo, Mr Ebiki Timitimi,

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 98 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 93 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,

A’Ibom govt. assures NIS of assistance on border security

THE Akwa Ibom State Government has assured the Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) of its readiness to assist in checking illegal migration and acts of unbridled human... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 120 times

Tags: Mr Moses Ekpo, Mr George Didel, ECOWAS,

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 153 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 114 times

Tags: Chief Timipre Sylva, Dr Godwin Ekong, Dr Nasir Sani-Gwarzo, Nigeria International Energy Summit (NIES)

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

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,

APC: North-Central governors pay visit to Al-Makura over consensus

THREE governors who are members of the All Progressives Congress, APC, have met a former governor of Nasarawa State, Umaru Tanko Al-Makura, in a bid to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 65 times

Tags: Teslim Folarin, Alhaji Sadeeq Sule-Iko Sami, Mustapha Salihu, MB Shehu, Prof. Etim Nyong, Nkem Okeke, Ovie Omo-Agege, AbdulRahman AbdulRazak, John James Akpanudoedehe, Ali Modu Sheriff, George Akume,

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

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 128 times

Tags: Chief Charles Egumgbe, Dr. Chukwuma Orji, Igwe Cosmas Ezeumeh,

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 68 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 72 times

Tags: Justice Sa’idu Sifawa, Chief Magistrate Abubakar Adamu,

Benue APC tells members to boycott LG polls in Benue

THE All Progressives Congress, APC, in Benue State has asked its members not to participate in the forthcoming local government elections that would hold in May... Read more

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

Tags: George Akume, Samuel Ortom, Austin Agada

Stakeholders advocate for quick passage of National Critical Assets Bill

STAKEHOLDERS have advocated for quick passage and assent to the Critical National Infrastructure Bill under consideration at the National Assembly in order to ensure protection of... Read more

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

Tags: Chiakor Alfred, Muhammadu Buhari, Maria Ngaji, George Akume

Update on Oromoni: Dowen housemaster insists Sylvester was not bullied

Ahmed Ayomo, a Dowen College housemaster, yesterday told the Lagos State coroner investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of one of the students of the school,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 62 times

Tags: Akin George, Mikail Kadiri, Ahmed Ayomo, Sylvester Oromoni

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 76 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 122 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,

Akume chairmanship will attract votes for APC in 2023

THE  APC Progressives’ Ambassadors, are  of the view that Senator George Akume either as elected or consensus national chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, will... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 99 times

Tags: Senator George Akume, Aliyu Ibrahim,

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,

Man, 45, docked over alleged assault

A 45-year-old man, Adedeji Ojota, who allegedly assaulted a woman by pushing her into a gutter, was, on Monday, brought before an Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’... Read more

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

Tags: F. F. George,

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,

Why are the cars bouncing, and will racing be closer in 2022?

THE first pre-season test of a new era of Formula 1 ended on Friday, and a glance at the timesheets might suggest very little has changed. Lewis... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 107 times

Tags: Formula 1, Sergio Perez, Lewis Hamilton, Max Verstappen, George Russell

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 69 times

Tags: Chief Dumo Lulu-Briggs,

Need to re-perceive the crisis in Ukraine and try to see a Russian perspective

By Floyd Rudmin         EVENTS in Ukraine are moving fast and faster. Dangers of economic paralysis in Ukraine and of wider war with Russia are very real. This...... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 267 times

Tags: Hillary Clinton, George Bush, John Kerry, Ronald Reagan, John McCain, Donald Rumsfeld,

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 127 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 132 times

Tags: Chijioke Ifediora, Prof. Bola Akinterinwa, Chief Festus Oguche, Hon. Buba Yakub, Francisca Omayuli, Mr. Ahmed Munir, Femi Gbajabiamila,

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 143 times

Tags: Chief Iyiola Oyedepo,

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),

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,

VIS issues 5, 000 bills monthly for traffic offences in Lagos – Director

Director of Vehicle Inspection Service (VIS) in Lagos, Mr Akin-George Fashola, has said that the service issues an average of 5,000 bills for traffic offences on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 132 times

Tags: Akin-George Fashola,

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 95 times

Tags: Mrs Mary Abdul, Chief Suleiman Ogundare, Mr Gbolagade Agoro, Mrs Mary Abdul,

NBA All-Star Game: Stephen Curry sets record as Team LeBron win 163-160 against Team Durant

STEPHEN Curry scored 50 points and set an All-Star Game record as Team LeBron claimed a 163-160 win over Team Durant. Curry, 33, finished with 16 three-pointers,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 63 times

Tags: STEPHEN Curry, Kobe Bryant, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Team LeBron, Durant, Paul George, LA Lakers,

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 138 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,

NIWA unveils search, rescue centre in Lagos

FEW weeks after activating navigational aids in Lagos, the National Inland waterways Authority (NIWA) has launched a Search and Rescue centre to prioritise safety of Lagos... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 109 times

Tags: Mr Joseph Ororo, Mr Joseph Ororo, Dr George Moghalu, Mrs Sarat Braimah, National Inland waterways Authority,

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 127 times

Tags: Prof. Pat. Utomi, Chief Mike Okiro, Eze Nwabueze Soronnadi

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

FG tasks engineers on innovation for economic development...

Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has urged engineering practitioners to make concerted effort towards innovation for manufacturing and industrialization to accelerate the development of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 79 times

Tags: George Okoyo, Babatunde Fashola, National Chairman of the Nigerian Institution of Mechanical Engineers (NIMechE), Olufunmilade Akingbabohun,

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,

APC youth forum adopts Saliu Mustapha as consensus candidate

THE All Progressives Congress (APC) National Youth Leaders Aspirants’ Forum has adopted Malam Saliu Mustapha, one of the national chairmanship aspirants as consensus candidate for the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 104 times

Tags: Malam Saliu Mustapha, Sen. Tanko Al Makura, Dr George Akume.

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 93 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

Money Laundering: CBN opposes new laws

THE Central Bank of Nigeria on Thursday kicked against plan by the Senate to enact new anti-money laundering laws without required amendments on the existing Money... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 187 times

Tags: Central Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele, Mr Godwin Iheabunike, EFCC, Mr George Ekpungu, Mr Chibuzor Efobi

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 100 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 63 times

Tags: Chief Bassey Emah

Ghanaian journalist Eric Nana Gyetuah assaulted after photographing police

THE Ghanaian authorities should swiftly identify and hold to account the police officers who attacked journalist Eric Nana Gyetuah, the Committee to Protect Journalists said on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 75 times

Tags: Eric Nana Gyetuah, George Akuffo Dampare

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,

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 66 times

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

Human Rights Center urges people to take ownership of security

The Human Rights and Conflict Resolution Centre in Ebonyi has emphasised the need for people to take ownership of security and peace in their communities. The Executive... Read more

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

Tags: Human Rights and Conflict Resolution Centre, George Etameso,

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 122 times

Tags: Sen. Orji Kalu, High Chief Lekan Balogun, Oba Saliu Adetunji,

Outrage in Igboland over desecration of Ozo title by women

THERE was outrage recently across Igboland, particularly among elders, traditional rulers, Ozo titleholders, titled chiefs, leaders and stakeholders, over an online viral video showing some Igbo women... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 187 times

Tags: Ozo, Igbo women, Prof. George Obiozor, Ohanaeze Ndigbo

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 143 times

Tags: Chief Rauf Aregbesola, NSCDC, SP Yemisi Opalola, Dr Hammed Abubkar, Ismail Omipidan, Oyelayo Azeez,

Gov. Bello updates Buhari, says North Central most marginalized, deserves Presidency

GOV. Yahaya Bello of Kogi, on Tuesday briefed President Muhammadu Buhari on improved security situation in his state. Speaking to State House correspondents on the outcome of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 93 times

Tags: Prof. George Obiozor, Muhammadu Buhari, Yahaya Bello

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

Oromoni Snr. alleges cover-up by govt, police

MR Sylvester Oromoni Snr., father of the late Dowen College student, has made allegations of a cover-up between Nigeria Police Force and Lagos State Directorate of... Read more

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

Tags: Mr Akin George, Mr Sylvester Oromoni Snr

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 100 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 67 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 78 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,

2023: North-Central deserves presidency more than South-East — Gov Bello

GOVERNOR Yahaya Bello of Kogi State, yesterday said the north-central has been the most marginalised in the country since 1960 when it gained its independence and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 76 times

Tags: Prof. George Obiozor, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, GOVERNOR Yahaya Bello

2023 Igbo presidency: Drop fears, prejudices against Igbo — Ohanaeze

THE President-General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide, Ambassador George Obiozor, on Monday pleaded with other regions of the country to drop fears and prejudices against the Igbos... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 159 times

Tags: Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide, George Obiozor,

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 213 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

2023: Ohaneze insists on zoning presidency to South East

OHANAEZE Ndigbo Worldwide, an Igbo apex socio-cultural organization has insisted that zoning the presidency to the South East will remain a fundamental ingredient for national unity.   This... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 104 times

Tags: Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide, Prof. George Obiozor,

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 141 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,

President in 2023 will determine Igbo’s status in Nigeria – Ohanaeze

PROF. George Obiozor, president-General of the Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has said that the status of Ndigbo in Nigeria will be determined largely by where... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 98 times

Tags: Prof. George Obiozor, Ohanaeze Ndigbo

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,

We can be grateful to FSG

By Dike Okeh IN 2010, Fenway Sports Group, FSG, acquired Liverpool Football Club, a club with a strong history and heritage but at the time, the club... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 167 times

Tags: Fenway Sports Group, Jurgen Klopp, Kenny Dalglish, Roy Hodgson, George Gillet, Liverpool Football Club, Dike Okeh,

‘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 99 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 4 months ago | seen 105 times

Tags: Chief Bisi Egbeyemi

Towards a rancor free APC National Convention

By Emmanuel Mogbede AS the day for the All Progressives Congress, APC, National Convention draws close, expectedly, there is heightened tension and expectations among the party`s critical... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 90 times

Tags: Ade Omole, Dapo Okunbanjo, Ali-Modu Sheriff, Victor Lar, Sunny Moniedafe, George Akume, Danjuma Goje, Kashim Shettima, Isa Yuguda, Abdulaziz Yari, Mohammed Sani-Musa, Tanko Al Makura, Saliu Mustapha,

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 4 months ago | seen 171 times

Tags: Gani Adams, Kehinde Aderemi, Chief Yomi Aliyu, Sunday Igboho

3 Scholars receives NNOM awards on medicine, science

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, on Tuesday, in Abuja conferred the Nigerian National Order of Merit, NNOM, Award for years 2020 and 2021 on three Nigerians who distinguished... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 100 times

Tags: George Akume, Shekarau Yakubu Aku, Femi Adesina, Godwin O. Samuel Ekhaguere, Charles Ejike Chidume, Oluyinka Olurotimi Olutoye, Muhammadu Buhari

Shaibu Lau becomes new Deputy Senate Minority Leader

THE Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Minority Caucus has appointed Senator Shaibu Lau (Taraba North) as the Senate Deputy Minority Leader. The post became vacant following the defection... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 188 times

Tags: APC, PDP, Senator Shaibu Lau, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu, Senator Emmanuel Bwacha, Senator George Sekibo, President Muhammadu Buhari

Still on Oromoni: Father, sister give evidence before coroner court

THE father and sister of the late Sylvester Oromoni have given evidence before the Lagos State Coroner’s Court investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 64 times

Tags: Ezechukwu Ohajinwa, Akin George, Godwin Omoaka, Dowen college, Andrew Efole, Mikail Kadiri, Sylvester Oromoni Snr, Amanda Oromoni

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 4 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

Akume most suitable to lead APC, says Institute

The Africa Polling Institute (API) has tipped Dr George Akume, Minister of Special Duties and Inter-Governmental Affairs as the most suitable aspirant for national chairmanship of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 68 times

Tags: Africa Polling Institute (API), Dr George Akume, Sen. Danjuma Goje, Abdulazziz Yari, Tanko Al-Makura, Ali Modu Sherrif

APC Chairmanship: Buhari’s ally, Mustapha leads in online poll

Mr Saliu Mustapha is the most preferred among the contestants for the All Progressives Congress (APC) national chairmanship office from the North-Central, the result of an... Read more

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

Tags: Mr Saliu Mustapha, All Progressives Congress (APC)Sen. George Akume, Sen. Sani Musa,

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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 52 times

Tags: Chief Mike Ozekhome,

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

Tags:  Chief Joe-Kyari Gadzama (SAN),

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

NDLEA arrests dismissed DPO, others for hauling drugs in six states, FCT

THE National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, says it had arrested Monday George, a 64-year-old former Divisional Police Officer (DPO) of Idanre Police station, Ondo State,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 98 times

Tags: Iliyasu Yushau, Onyeaghala Chidi, Akuta Lucy, Emmanuel Eniola, Femi Babafemi, Monday George, NDLEA

Akume receives PDP defectors, assures equal opportunities in APC

THE Minister of Inter- Governmental Affairs, Sen. George Akume, has charged PDP members who defected to the APC to work hard to ensure the party’s victory... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 118 times

Tags: Tersoo Mnenga, Austin Agada, Samuel Ortom, Muhammadu Buhari, Joseph Boko, George Akume

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

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

Tags: Gov. Nyesom Wike, Chief Chidi Awuse,

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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 207 times

Tags: All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Ugochukwu Agballah, Mrs Adaaku Ogbu,

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,

21-year-old man beats up policeman, robs him of beret, N80,000 in Lagos

A suspected thug, Stephen Monday, has been arraigned before an Ebute Metta Magistrate’s Court, Lagos State, on charges of assault and theft. The 21-year-old man allegedly assaulted... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 70 times

Tags: Stephen Monday, Folorunsho Lawal, Mrs F. F. George,

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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 90 times

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

LEADERSHIP senior correspondent attacked at APC secretariat

GEORGE Agba, a LEADERSHIP senior correspondent, was attacked by thugs at the national secretariat of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Abuja on Thursday. This was despite... Read more

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

Tags: George Agba, Leadership

2023: Ohanaeze forms action committee to actualise President of South east extraction

THE Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide has formed a national action committee to actualise a President of southeast extraction in next year’s general elections. Headed by President General of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 300 times

Tags: Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide, Amb. George Obiozor, Okey Emuchay, NADECO

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

Tags: Obi Cubana, Chief Obinna Iyiegbu

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

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

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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

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

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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 75 times

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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,

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

Tags: Governor Nyesom Wike, Rotimi Amaechi, Chief Victor Odili, Liyel Imoke

Founder’s Day: Bible Society to honour Adewale Martins, Aboyeji, others

THE Bible Society of Nigeria, BSN, will on Feb. 8, 2022, honour six distinguished Nigerians with its prestigious Bible Award for Selfless Service to God and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 75 times

Tags: Prof. Yemi Akinseye-George, Deacon Tom Ogboi, Jim Ovia, Kay Ovia, Aaron Nuhu, Barrister Dele Adesina, Adewale Martins, Benjamin Mordi, Sam Aboyeji

APC chairmanship: Contact committee says Akume has no corruption case

AS the race for the All Progressives Congress, APC, national chairmanship hots up, George Akume Contact Committee, SGACC, has declared that the former governor of Benue... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 99 times

Tags: Lawrence Anebi Onoja, Comrade Chidi Chilo, Casmir Irekanba, Nwaudunna, Mallam Ayuba Hassan, Simon Shango, George Akume

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

Tags:  Presidential hopeful, Chief Kennedy Fintan Nnaji,

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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 63 times

Tags: Chief Chukwuemeka Ezeife, Mr Edozie Ezeugwu,

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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 71 times

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Adamu panel asks for time, Feb 26 APC convention shaky

DOUBTS that the proposed national convention of governing All Progressives Congress (APC) would hold on February 26 as earlier scheduled were, yesterday, raised by the Senator... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 90 times

Tags: APC, Senator Abdullahi Adamu, Dr. Salihu Lukman, Dr Oluranti Adebule, governor, Sullivan Chime, George Akume, Otunba Moses Alake Adeyemo, Governor Mai Mala Buni, Senator Ken Nnamani

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 96 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

Tags: Chief Sharon Ikeazor,

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,

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,

North must produce Buhari’s successor, says Bala Mohammed

GOVERNOR Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State is not swayed by arguments in favour of presidential power shift to the South next year as he insists that... Read more

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

Tags: Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide, Prof George Obiozor, Governor Bala Mohammed, Vice President Atiku Abubakar,

Igbo mistaken on 2023 presidency

By Idowu Akinlotan CONTRARY to the impression they have tried to give, the Igbo seem to be playing politics with the politics of 2023 presidency. It is right... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 132 times

Tags: Olusegun Obasanjo, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Olu Falae, George Obiozor, President Goodluck Jonathan

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,

Igbos are prepared for the 2003 presidency

By Ambassador Prof. George Obiozor     LET it be known and clearly understood that Ndigbo are more prepared than the North when President Buhari was elected in 2015.... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 313 times

Tags: Prof. George Obiozor, Fredrick Nwabufo, Ayo Adebanjo, General Alabi Isama

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 122 times

Tags: Mr. Ben Okolo, Gentle Emelah, Moses Teibowei, Chief Rescue Abe, Ebiyon Turner, Governor Douye Diri, Cousin Wongo, Mr. Federal Otokito,

Wike did not lie about Rivers abandoning aircraft - Tolofari

OUR attention has been drawn to a write-up titled: “RIVERS AIRCRAFT: AGAIN WIKE LIED AGAINST AMAECHI, by George Tolofari, former Rivers State Commissioner of Transport (2007-2015),... Read more

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

Tags: RIVERS AIRCRAFT, AMAECHI, George Tolofari, Governor Nyesom Wike

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 205 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 91 times

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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 120 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 97 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 81 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 172 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

Mavenir brings dynamic network slicing innovation through TM Forum Catalyst Ecosoft eHealth Programme

MAVENIR, the Network Software Provider building the future of networks with cloud-native software that runs on any cloud and transforms the way the world connects, has... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 142 times

Tags: MAVENIR, George Glass, Bejoy Pankajakshan,

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 1,166 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

Anambra: APC, Andy Uba’s appeal to hold for Feb 2nd

THE Court of Appeal in Abuja has scheduled hearing for February 2 this year in two appeals seeking to overturn the December 20, 2021 judgment of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 1,477 times

Tags: Justice Stephen Adah, George Moghalu, Andy Uba, Hon. Olayide Adewale Akinremi, Murtaka Bala Salaiman,

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 124 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 120 times

Tags: Chief Enoch Kyumen, Chief Johnson Boi, Prof. James Ayatse, Tor Sankera, Governor Samuel Ortom

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

Committee raises concern on falsification of documents by civil servants in Plateau

THE Committee on Staff Audit and Verification of Civil Servants in Plateau has expressed concern on what it describes as massive falsification of documents by civil... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 113 times

Tags: Mr. John Gobak, Gov. Simon Lalong, George-Ikoli, Mr. John Gobak,

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,

Cross River, National Park to partner on forests management, conservation

The Cross River Forestry Commission is to partner with the National Park Service (NPS) on forests management and conservation. Mr Zanna Lawan, the new Conservator of the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 73 times

Tags: Mr George Karngong, Mr Tony Undiandeye, Mr Zanna Lawan, National Park Service (NPS),

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 93 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 92 times

Tags: Boff & Co Insurance Brokers Limited, Chief Olatunde Babajide- Agbeja,

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

Nasarawa State Fire Service saves N5.6bn property in 2021

The the Acting Director, Nasarawa State Fire Service, Mrs Hannatu George, says the service has saved  property valued at more than N5.6 billion from being destroyed... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 73 times

Tags: Nasarawa State Fire Service, Mrs Hannatu George,

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.

Intrigues, suspense as contenders for APC national chairmanship set for final battle

THE sudden resignation of the Director General of Progressives Governors Forum (PGF), Dr Salihu Lukman in the heat of controversy around the forthcoming national convention of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 211 times

Tags: George Akume, Sani Musa, Tanko Al-Makura, Abdulaziz Yari, r Salihu Lukman

Police deny preventing demolition of illegal oil bunkering site in Rivers

THE police command in Rivers has denied the report that its personnel prevented the destruction of an illegal oil bunkering site in the state. The command’s Acting... Read more

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

Tags: DSP Grace Iringe-Koko, Mr George Ariolu, NSCDC, ACP Akika Solomon, Michael Oguntuase, Gov. Nyesom Wike

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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 124 times

Tags: Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa, Mr Photo Preyor, Chief Ferguson Onwo, Mrs Cordelia Anyangwu, Chief Sherriff Oborevwori, Chief Philomena Oyearone, Chief Timothy Umukoro, Mrs Mowoe Fou, Mr Sunday Ebireri, Chief Inn

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

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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

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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

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Tags: Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, Chief Mike Ozekhome, Shuaibu Labaran, Justice Binta Nyako

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

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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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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

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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

Tags: Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Chief Obafemi Awolowo, Abimbola Adelakun, Chief Moshood Kashimawo Olawale Abiola

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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Tags: Aliyu Audu, Mai Mala Bun, Chief Bisi Akande, All Progressives Congress

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

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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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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

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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 144 times

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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

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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 173 times

Tags: Dare Odufowokan, Gov. Okezie Ikpeazu, Hon. Emmanuel Nwoko, Chief Emeka Kalu, Barr. James Okpara, Okechukwu Apugo

All political parties should zone their presidential tickets to the South - SMBLF

…says it will not support political parties that won’t zone presidential position to the region     By Anthony isibor   THE Southern and Middle Belt Leaders’ forum has unequivocally, and in...... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 189 times

Tags: Dr EK Clark., Ayo Adebanjo, Prof George Obiozor, poju Bitrus, Senator Emmanuel Ibok Essien

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

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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

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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

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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

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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 99 times

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Ohanaeze: Igbo President will ensure balance, sense of belonging

A President of the Southeast extraction will ensure political balance and a sense of belonging to the region, President-General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide, Prof George Obiozor,... Read more

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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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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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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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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

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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 833 times

Tags: Governor Ifeanyi Okowa, Olugbenga Olayemi, Mr. Olisa Ifeajika, Kolapo Kola-Daisi, Chief Kunle Sanda, Governor Seyi Makinde,

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 90 times

Tags: Chief Oladosu Awoyemi, Prof. Abdullahi Mustapha, Prof. Sheu Ado, National Centre for Genetic Resources and Biotechnology, Dr Olusegun Ojo

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

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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 116 times

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2023: We can negotiate, avoid fight – Moghalu…

THE Managing Director of the National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA), Chief George Moghalu, has declared that the possibility of an Igboman to be the next President... Read more

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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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No complacency against Sudan - Taraba sports director urges Eguavoen

GEORGE Shitta, the Taraba director of sports, on Wednesday advised the Super Eagles’ head coach, Augustine Eguavoen, to start preparing immediately for  the team’s next game. Shitta... 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

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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

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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 90 times

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2023 Presidency: Group names gov. Bello the best of the pack

A political support group ‘Got Your Back Nigeria’ said Yahaya Bello of Kogi state has the support of even the opposition party to run for the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 142 times

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2023 Presidency: Group names gov. Bello the best of the pack

A political support group ‘Got Your Back Nigeria’ said Yahaya Bello of Kogi state has the support of even the opposition party to run for the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 98 times

Tags: Tunde Bakare, Kingsley Moghalu, Akinwunmi Adesina, Jack Rich Tein, Oby Ezekwesili, Babatunde Fashola, Bola Tinubu, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, Governor Yahaya Bello, Rochas Okorocha, Rotimi Amaechi, Godswill

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

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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

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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 106 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

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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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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

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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 5 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

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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 199 times

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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

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 144 times

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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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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

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 91 times

Tags: Oke-Ogun zone,Prof. Yisa Yusuf,Chief Judge of Oyo State,Justice Munta Abimbola,Commissioner for Special Duties,Alhaja Fausat Sanni and Prof. Sola Aderounmu,

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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 87 times

Tags: Mr Rajat Kapur, Expand Global Industries Ltd., Chief Adeniyi Adebayo

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

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 147 times

Tags: Chief Aku Aliku, Dr Luka Panya Baba, Karu Local Government Area

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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 337 times

Tags: Sen. Margaret Chuba Okadigbo, President Buhari, Mr Babatunde Fashola, Mr Gbenga Komolafe, Chief Timipre Sylva, NNPC GMD Malam Mele Kyari,

Mali: ECOWAS withdraws ambassadors in Mali, shuts borders

THE Economic Community of West African States, ECOWAS, has resolved to withdraw all its ambassadors from Mali and close land and air borders between member-countries and... 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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Tags: Finance, Budget and National Planning, Aliyu Ahmed, Dr Nasir Sani Gwarzo, Chief Pius Akinyelure, Harry Marshal, Henry Obih, Mallam Mohammed Lawal, Mrs Lami O. Ahmed, Dr Tajudeen Umar, Umar I. Ajiya, M

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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 72 times

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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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 153 times

Tags: APC, High Chief Ikechi Emenike, Abia State

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

Tags: Chief Raymond Dokpesi, Peoples Democratic Party, Vice-President Atiku Abubakar

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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 184 times

Tags: Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Chief Ekene Enefe, Southeast Destiny Movement

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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 151 times

Tags: Chief Anthony Ndanenu, Ndokwa people, Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa

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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 79 times

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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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 93 times

Tags: Olubadan-elect, Dr Lekan Balogun, High Chief Tajudeen Ajibola, Balogun Olubadan, Owolabi Olakulehin; Otun Balogun, Olufemi Olaifa; Ashipa Olubadan, Eddy Oyewole, Osi Balogun, Tajudeen Ajibola,

Okaa Omee Youth Club of Nigeria honours Chigbo, Oligbo, Muoghalu, others January 8

THE Okaa Omee Youth Club of Nigeria is to honour Maureen Chigbo, publisher of Realnews Magazine Online along with Ike Oligbo, a lawyer and politician, and... 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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 112 times

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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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 130 times

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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

Author: publisher | Posted 5 months ago | seen 953 times

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Who becomes APC national chairman?

BARRING any last-minute development, the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, appears ready to hold its national convention in February next year for the election of new... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 5 months ago | seen 582 times

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Soludo Campaign hails judiciary for nullifying Andy Uba’s candidacy

THE Charles Chukwuma Soludo Campaign has praised the judiciary for yesterday’s judgment delivered by Justice Ekwo Inyang of the Federal High Court on the suit brought... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 5 months ago | seen 209 times

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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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 140 times

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Ikoyi building collapse: Structural engineer explains withdrawal, unsure of other blocks

A structural engineer, Mr Muritala Olawale, on Wednesday told a Coroner Inquest constituted to investigate the collapsed 21-storey building at Ikoyi, Lagos that he could not... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 513 times

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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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 68 times

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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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 193 times

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Teofimo Lopez promises to 'punch right through' George Kambosos in long-delayed first defence

ON the night he became the unified lightweight champion of the world, Teofimo Lopez would never have imagined he would spend over a year on the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 128 times

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Teofimo Lopez tells me he is ending George Kambosos fight in one round

WE are about to start a huge run of fight nights to close out the year - starting this weekend with the unified world lightweight championship... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 148 times

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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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 111 times

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Moghalu calls for persecution of people responsible for Lekki Toll Gate massacre

By Anthony Isibor.   PROF. Kingsley Chiedu Moghalu, the presidential candidate of the Young Progressive Party, YPP,  in the 2019 general elections has called for the immediate persecution... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 181 times

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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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 184 times

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Soludo’s victory, a righteous expression of democracy says APC aspirant, Moghalu

THE managing director, National Inland Waterways Authority, NIWA, George Moghalu, has congratulated the governor-elect, Prof. Chukwuma Soludo, saying that his ``victory is a righteous expression of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 89 times

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Moghalu congratulates Prof. Soludo, Anambra State governor elect

KINGSLEY Moghalu, former deputy governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, has congratulated Prof. Chukwuma Charles Soludo, governor elect of Anambra State. A statement from Moghalu on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 166 times

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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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 85 times

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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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 107 times

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Unemployment: Foundation tasks youth on capacity building

A non-Governmental Organization, ” Majesty Foundation,”, has urged youth to maximize every training opportunity available to them. This is to enable them improve their skills, be self... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 94 times

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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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 394 times

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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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 84 times

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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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 120 times

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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

Author: editor | Posted 7 months ago | seen 938 times

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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

Author: editor | Posted 7 months ago | seen 88 times

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INEC should have rejected Andy Uba long ago - CSO 

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) should have rejected Senator Andy Uba as the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate in the November 6 gubernatorial election in... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 months ago | seen 218 times

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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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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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APC has no candidate in November 6 election in Anambra State - CSOs

THE Coalition of Civil Society Organizations in Anambra State has asserted that the All Progressives Congress (APC) has no candidate in the November 6 gubernatorial election... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 3,764 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

Author: editor | Posted 7 months ago | seen 157 times

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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

Author: editor | Posted 7 months ago | seen 105 times

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Moghalu unveils agenda for youth if elected in 2023

...urges Nigerian government to release youths arrested during #EndSARS protest KINGSLEY Moghalu, Oxford Martin Visiting Fellow, University of Oxford, United Kingdom, has called on the Nigerian government... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 7 months ago | seen 173 times

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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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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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 236 times

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Moghalu appointed academic visitor at Oxford University

THE University of Oxford in the United Kingdom has appointed Professor Kingsley Moghalu, former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria and a presidential candidate... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 154 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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Anambra governorship: Moghalu urges electorate to vote ADC candidate

PRESIDENTIAL hopeful, Prof. Kingsley Moghalu has urged the electorate in Anambra to vote for Nze Akachukwu Nwankpo, African Democratic Congress (ADC) candidate in the upcoming governorship... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 169 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 199 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

Author: publisher | Posted 7 months ago | seen 192 times

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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 349 times

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Waterways safety: NIWA inaugurates 3 patrol boats, waterways joint taskforce

THE National Inland Waterways Authorities (NIWA) on Thursday commissioned three patrol boats to safeguard lives and property on the waterways. The Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 8 months ago | seen 254 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 340 times

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Anthony Joshua v Oleksandr Usyk: Ukrainian could be Briton's toughest test, says George Groves

BRITAIN'S Anthony Joshua could face his toughest test yet when he fights Oleksandr Usyk in London on Saturday, says ex-world champion George Groves. Joshua, 31, puts his... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 8 months ago | seen 137 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 166 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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Can Buhari’s visit change South East’s perpetual cycles of hope, despair

By Anthony Isibor.   WITH the visit of President Muhammadu Buhari to Owerri, Imo State, on Thursday, September, 9, it is hoped that the tension and the animosity... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 9 months ago | seen 238 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 9 months ago | seen 124 times

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Dutch Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton calls George Russell 'an incredibly talented driver'

LEWIS Hamilton has welcomed the idea of George Russell being his team-mate should the British rising star move to Mercedes next season. Russell is expected to replace... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 9 months ago | seen 125 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 233 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

Tags: Chief Chukwudi Ihenetu, Hughes Ellis, Viola Fletcher, Igbo community

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 130 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

Tags: PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari,Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu,Chief of Staff to the President, Ibrahim Gambari.

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 132 times

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