279 results found for Rear Admiral Samuel Alade (Rtd)

Exemplary Leadership, vision needed to succeed in marketplace – SystemSpecs boss

JOHN Obaro, the Group Managing Director of SystemSpecs, Africa’s financial and human capital technology giant, has identified vision and exemplary leadership as some of the qualities... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 minutes ago | seen 9 times

Tags: Mike Bamiloye, Samuel Sanusi, John Obaro, SystemSpecs, Gloria Bamiloye, Reverend Sam Aboyeji

Violence disrupts Abia North PDP Senatorial primary election

Violence erupted midway into the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) primary election for Abia North Senatorial District on Tuesday, bringing the exercise to an abrupt end. The News... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted an hour ago | seen 26 times

Tags: Samuel Anya, Ndukwe Agu, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP),

Review fertilizers distribution channels for farmers to benefit, Stakeholders urge FG

Stakeholders in the Agriculture sector from the South-West Zone have called for review of fertilizers distribution channels to enable farmers to benefit more from the Federal... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 19 hrs ago | seen 57 times

Tags: John Olateru, Samuel Akinade, Gbemisola Fayoyin, Folarin Akanni, Alhaji Sulaiman Araokanmi

Police parade 37 suspects in Ekiti

POLICE in Ekiti State have paraded no fewer than 37 suspects arrested at different locations in the state for offences ranging from alleged armed robbery, cattle... Read more

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

Tags: Dairu Adamu, Usman Saidu, Nura Usman, Omotoyinbo Samuel, Sani Mamuda, Sunday Abutu

Deborah: 13 Muslim groups seek laws against blasphemy, jungle justice

13 Muslim groups under the umbrella of Muslims United for Peace and Justice yesterday called on the federal government to ensure justice for the killers of... Read more

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

Tags: Professor Lakin Akintola, Deborah Samuel

4 unemployed men docked for allegedly stealing battery

FOUR unemployed men, were on Friday docked in an Iyaganku Chief Magistrates’ Court in at Ibadan for allegedly stealing battery servicing the community street lights.   The police... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 41 times

Tags: O. A. Ajayi, Insp Olufemi Omilana, Abubakar Musa, Adetoro Sakiru, Adeniran  Suleiman, Samuel Kayode

Banditry: 360 Kaduna residents lost their lives – Commissioner

THE Kaduna State Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Mr Samuel Aruwan, says 360 persons were killed between January and March 2022 through banditry and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 43 times

Tags: Malam Nasir el-Rufai, Samuel Aruwan

El-Rufai seeks wiping out of communities on Kaduna-Abuja Highway

KADUNA State Governor Nasir El-Rufai yesterday proposed the clearance of Katari, Rijana and Akilibu communities along the Kaduna-Abuja highway. He said they harbour criminals and informants.   The governor... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 43 times

Tags: Samuel Aruwan, Nasir El-Rufai

El-Rufai confirms Ansaru’s presence, to relocate 3 suspicious settlements

GOVERNOR Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna State has confirmed the presence of Ansaru terrorists and other insurgents in the state. He said the rising presence of Ansaru and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 53 times

Tags: Samuel Aruwan, Nasir el-Rufai

Ogun commissioner assures Igbo community of govt. support

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

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

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

LG chairman condemns cult clashes, killings in Badagry

THE Chairman of Badagry Local Government, Mr Olusegun Onilude, on Thursday condemned the recent clashes and killings by cult groups in Badagry. A statement by his Chief... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 38 times

Tags: FRSC, Mr Olusegun Onilude, Mr Sewedo Samuel,

Deborah Samuel: Students seek justice for slain colleague

LAST Thursday, social media users and students across the country received with shock the death of Miss Deborah Samuel, a 200-Level Economics student at Shehu Shagari... Read more

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

Tags: Abiodun Adesanya, Mohammed Halimat-Oyibo, Deborah Samuel

Ripples as 17 outgoing Govs battle to install successors

CONTROVERSIES are trailing the moves by 17 outgoing governors to install their successors ahead of the governorship primaries of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 44 times

Tags: Ifeanyi Okowa, Ben Ayade, Samuel Ortom, Emmanuel Udom, Okezie Ikpeazu

Troops kill notorious kingpin, arrest 3 suspects, rescue 2 kidnapped victims in A’Ibom

TROOPS of 2 Brigade Nigerian Army, in conjunction with the Nigeria Police, Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) as well as other security agencies, have... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 87 times

Tags: Capt. Samuel Akari, Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Nigerian army, Nigeria Police Force (NPF),

500 cataract patients to get free surgery — FCTA

THE Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) said that no fewer than 500 cataract patients would be treated in the first phase of its planned free medical... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 83 times

Tags: Mr Samuel Musa, Dr Saddiq Abdulrahman

Deborah: NBA postpones Sokoto conference

THE President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Olumide Apata, has announced the postponement of the 2022 NBA Section on Public Interest and Development Law (NBA-SPIDEL)... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 36 times

Tags: Bilyaminu Aliyu, Aminu Hukunchi, Deborah Samuel, Olumide Apata

Respect people’s religious, cultural beliefs, El-Rufai tells residents

GOVERNOR Nasir El-Rufa’i of Kaduna State has urged people of the state to respect the religious and cultural beliefs of one another and eschew denigration in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 49 times

Tags: Samuel Aruwan, Nasir El-Rufa’i

Killers of Deborah were deliberately left uneducated, unemployed for political ends – Catholic Bishop

By Kennedy Nnamani BISHOP Godfrey Igwebuike Onah, the Catholic Bishop of Nsukka Dioceses has said that the hoodlums, who gruesomely murdered Deborah Samuel, of the Shehu Shagari... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 159 times

Tags: Bishop Matthew Hassan Kukah, Deborah Samuel, Bishop Godfrey Igwebuike Onah

Develop clear strategies to tackle security challenges – minister

MINISTER of Defence, retired Maj.-Gen. Bashir Magashi, has urged the military and other security agencies to develop clear strategies in tackling the security challenges confronting Nigeria... Read more

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

Tags: Rear Adm. Murtala Bashir, Maj.-Gen. Emmanuel Mdagi, Maj.-Gen. Babagana Monguno, Gen. Lucky Irabor, Maj.-Gen. Bashir Magashi

Alleged blasphemy: Police declare prime suspects wanted

THE Sokoto Police Command has declared the prime suspects linked to the killing of Deborah Samuel wanted for culpable homicide. The deceased, a student of the Shehu... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 52 times

Tags: ASP Sanusi Abubakar, Deborah Samuel

Former SGF, Lawal, denies inciting voice message

THE former Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir Lawal, has distanced himself from a voice note making the rounds on the social media... Read more

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

Tags: Deborah Samuel, Babachir Lawal

Nasarawa Gov summons emergency security meeting

NASARAWA State governor, Abdullahi Sule, has summoned a security meeting over the killing of Deborah Samuel where he cautioned against protest in the state. The governor, who... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 98 times

Tags: Abdullahi Sule, Deborah Samuel

Deborah: Court remands 2 suspects, Tambuwal relaxes curfew

THE police in Sokoto State have arraigned two suspects in connection with the murder of Deborah Samuel, a second-year level female student of the Shehu Shagari... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Professor Mansur Ibrahim, Inspector Khalil Musa, Bilyaminu Aliyu, Aminu Hukunchi, Deborah Samuel

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

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

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

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

Blasphemy: Trauma of Deborah Samuel's parents as father, sibling speak

THE parents of the late Deborah Samuel of Shagari College of Education Sokoto, Sokoto State have described the death of their daughter as sad and painful,... Read more

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

Tags: Nakaka Garba, Mrs. Alheri Emmanuel, Deborah Samuel, Mr. Emmanuel Garba

Blasphemy: Peace returns to Sokoto as Govt suspends school resumption

PEACE has gradually returned to Sokoto following the 24 hours curfew imposed by the state government after Saturday’s violent protests. The protesters were demanding the release of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 36 times

Tags: Samson Ayokunle, Alhaji Muhammadu Sa’ad Abubakar, Aminu Tambuwal, Simon Lalong, Ahmadu Bello, Yahya Road, Deborah Samuel

Sokoto: CAN asks security agencies to bring Deborah’s killers to book

THE Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has condemned the gruesome murder of Deborah Samuel, a 200 Level student of Shehu Shagari College of Education, Sokoto, by... Read more

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

Tags: Belusochukwu Enwere, Comfort Chigbue, Joseph Daramola, Deborah Samuel

Sokoto killing: Arrest, bring culprits to justice, says NASFAT Chief Missioner

IMAM Abdul-Azeez Onike, the Chief Missioner, Nasrul-Lahi-l-Fatih (NASFAT), has urged law enforcement agents to thoroughly investigate and arrest all culprits involved in the killing of a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Deborah Samuel, Abdul-Azeez Onike

We can no longer tolerate gender based violence – NSCDC

Mr Samuel Fadeyi, Commandant, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) Cross River Command, on Friday disclosed that the corps could no longer tolerate Gender Based... Read more

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

Tags: Samuel Fadeyi, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA),

Alleged Blasphemy: Police in Sokoto arrest 2 students

 THE Police Command in Sokoto State on Thursday says it has arrested two students of the Shehu Shagari College of Education (SSCOE), Sokoto, in connection with... Read more

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

Tags: ASP Sanusi Abubakar, Deborah Samuel

Sultan, Tambuwal, Kukah condemn killing of student accused of blasphemy

THERE was outrage on Thursday following the killing of Deborah Samuel, a female student of Shehu Shagari College of Education, Sokoto, over alleged blasphemy. Daily Trust gathered... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 36 times

Tags: Mathew Hassan Kukah, Muhammadu Sa’ad Abubakar, ASP Sanusi Abubakar, Aminu Tambuwal, Isa Bajini Galadanchi, Deborah Samuel

Ndubuisi Kanu: Navy seeks removal from suit on inheritance, judge declines

AN Ikeja High Court on Thursday  ordered one of the wives of the  late Rear Adm. Ndubuisi Kanu to serve the registrar of the court’s probate,... Read more

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

Tags: Rear Adm. Ndubuisi Kanu, Justice Christopher Balogun, Mrs Gladys Kanu, Mrs C.G. Cirbam, Mr Wale Adesokan

Crisis brews in PDP over Convention panel as Wike protests exclusion of Rivers rep

TROUBLE is brewing in the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, over the composition of the Presidential Primary Election Committee. Vanguard gathered that Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has... Read more

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

Tags: Namadi Sambo, Aminu Tambuwual, Atiku Abubakar, Samuel Ortom, Nyesom Wike

2023: PDP throws race for presidential ticket open

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

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

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

PDP shifts caucus, BoT, NEC meetings

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

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

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

Ortom to Miyetti Allah: we’ll meet in court

BENUE State Governor Samuel Ortom has insisted that the law banning open grazing in the state is irrevocable. He also told the Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore... Read more

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

Tags: Nath Ikyur, Saleh Hassan, Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore, Samuel Ortom

Gulf of Guinea: NIMASA, Navy, ICC collaborate on shared awareness, de-confliction.

THE Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, the Nigerian Navy and the Interregional Coordination Centre, ICC, have highlighted the need for continuous collaboration with regional and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 92 times

Tags: NIMASA, Bashir Jamoh, Vice Admiral Gambo, Real Admiral Saidu Garba, IMO, Kitack Lim, Vice Admiral Awwal Gambo

INEC rejects parties request for adjustment of polls timetable

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) yesterday turned down a request by the 18 political parties to alter the timetable for the 2023 general elections. The commission... Read more

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

Tags: Mahmood Yakubu, Iyorcha Ayu, Victor Oye, Yabagi Sani, Samuel Anyanwu, Abdullahi Adamu, Iyiola Omisore

El-rufa’i calls for sustained operations into terrorists enclave

GOV. Nasir El-rufa’i of Kaduna State has called for sustained operations into terrorists’ enclaves to ensure the end of banditry and other security challenges in the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 37 times

Tags: Mr. Samuel Aruwan, Maj.-Gen. Paul Tarfa, Maj.-Gen. Victor Ezugwu, Maj.-Gen. Sulaiman Idris, Gov. Nasir El-rufa’i

Methodist Prelate blames parents for poor value orientation of youths

 THE Methodist Prelate, His Eminence, Dr Samuel Kanu-Uche, has blamed Nigeria parents for the lack of value orientation among children and youths. Kanu-Uche told the News Agency... Read more

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

Tags: Dr Samuel Kanu-Uche,

550 Jesse residents benefit from NYSC free medical services

NO fewer than 550 residents of Ethiope West Local Government Area of Delta have benefited from the Health Initiative for Rural Dwellers (HIRD) programme of the... Read more

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

Tags: Samuel Otohareri, Grace Babuba, Ehima Esan, Maj.-Gen. Shuaibu Ibrahim, Augustine Iwu, Olusegun Alao

Eagles Watch: Iwobi dazzles in Everton’s revival

SUPER Eagles star Alex Iwobi made his eighth consecutive start and provided an assist as Frank Lampard’s Everton took a huge step towards safety after they... Read more

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

Tags: Serge Aurier, Samuel Chukwueze, Mason Holgate, Patson Daka, Frank Lampard, Alex Iwobi

Troops repel bandits attack at Kaduna Airport

THE Kaduna State Government, says  security forces have reported that an attack by  bandits was repelled in the vicinity of the Kaduna International Airport on Saturday... Read more

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

Tags: G, ov. Nasir El-Rufa’i, Mr Samuel Aruwan

Ansaru in massive recruitment in Kaduna, distributes ‘Sallah gifts’

MEMBERS of the notorious Ansaru terrorist group have commenced massive recruitment of residents around communities in Birnin Gwari Local Government Area of Kaduna State, Daily Trust has... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 77 times

Tags: Muhammadu Isa, Samuel Aruwan

Again, PDP shifts NEC meeting to May 11

THE Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has again shifted its National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting earlier rescheduled for May 10 to May 11. The party’s National Secretary, Sen.... Read more

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

Tags: Peoples Democratic Party, Sen. Samuel Anyanwu,

Court to hear suit seeking to stop PDP primaries, May 10

THE Federal High Court, Abuja has fixed May 10, for a hearing in a suit seeking to stop the planned May 28, Presidential Primary Election of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 140 times

Tags: PDP, Mr Mahmud Magaji (SAN), Mr Cosmas Ndukwe, Mr Paul Erokoro, Mr Iyorchia Ayu, Sen. Samuel Anyanwu, Justice Donatus Okorowo

Land tussle threatens peace in Osun community

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

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

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

Your visit to Nigeria a charade if…. Akintoye tells UN chief, Antonio Guterres; Urges meetings with aggrieved groups, “before war breaks out”

FOREMOST Yoruba self-determination nationalist and leader of Ilana Omo Oodua, Professor Banji Akintoye, has advised the visiting United Nations (UN) Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres, to make his... Read more

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

Tags: Antonio Guterres, Professor Banji Akintoye, Sunday Adeyemo, Pa Reuben Fasoranti, Pa Ayo Adebanjo, Bishop Matthew Kukah, Gov. Samuel Ortom

Okpekpe Race organisers set registration deadline

ORGANISERS of the World Athletics Elite Label Okpekpe International 10km road race have set Saturday 7th May and Friday 20th May as deadlines for submission of... Read more

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

Tags: Samuel Ogbemudia, Zack Amodu

NIEEE suggests way forward to sustainable electric power supply in Nigeria

THE Nigerian Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (NIEEE) has reiterated the need for continuous effort on the power sector in Nigeria to achieve required status... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 27 times

Tags: Akinsola Cole, Moses Alade-Jebutu, A A Esan, Isaac Adekanye, Michael Akan

Gov. Ortom’s aide resigns

The Principal Special Assistant (PSA) to Gov. Samuel Ortom of Benue, on Culture and Tourism, Mr Tahav Agerzua, on Wednesday resigned his appointment. Agerzua made the confirmation... Read more

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

Tags: Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Terwase Orbunde, All Progressives Congress (APC), Gov. Samuel Ortom, Tahav Agerzua,

Anti-Piracy War: Nigeria hosts Gulf of Guinea Maritime Security Conference

THE Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, as the lead Agency under the Ministry of Transportation and the Nigerian Navy in partnership with the Inter-Regional... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 50 times

Tags: NIMASA, Dr Bashir Jamoh, Rotimi Amaechi, Vice Admiral AZ Gambo

Sustainable Security in Gulf of Guinea our focus – Jamoh

DR Bashir Jamoh, Director General, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), on Tuesday said that sustainable security in the Gulf of Guinea (GoG) was NIMASA’s... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 66 times

Tags: Admiral AZ Gambo, Rotimi Amaechi, Bashir Jamoh

Adekuoroye’s sister Shines at Gov. Diri Classics

MERCY Adekuoroye – younger sister of two-time Commonwealth champion Odunayo – stormed to an impressive gold medal in the 53kg category as Women Wrestling and Freestyle... Read more

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

Tags: Ebi James, Selek Peter, Bose Samuel, Mercy Adekuoroye

Ortom sues for religious tolerance among religious adherents

GOV. Samuel Ortom of Benue has called for religious tolerance between and among different religious adherents.   This is contained in his goodwill message on Eid-el-Fitr to the... Read more

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

Tags: Gov. Samuel Ortom, Nathaniel Ikyur,

Two siblings, others electrocuted in Ondo

IT was double tragedy for the residents of Oke Aigo street in Ile-Oluji/Okeigbo council area of Ondo state. The last Easter festivity was turned into mourning... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 42 times

Tags: Rope Akinfisoye, Adebiyi Adebowale, Akinfisoye Samuel, Akinyemiju Motunrayo, Akinyemiju Jesutofunmi

Biden could draw on past correspondents’ dinners- Report

A sitting U.S. president has not attended a White House Correspondents’ Association dinner since 2016 in person. However, in a sign that history repeats itself, President Joe... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 49 times

Tags: Samuel Adams, Vladimir Putin, Dick Cheney, Barack Obama, Joe Biden

Obaseki appeals to FG to name federal college of education technical, Ekiadolor, after Tayo Akpata

GOV. Godwin Obaseki of Edo, on Thursday in Benin appealed to the Federal Government of Nigeria to rename federal college of education (Technical), Ekiadolor, after Tayo... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 685 times

Tags: Gov. Godwin Obaseki, Prof. Samuel Aduwa-Ogiegbaen, Malam Adamu Adamu,

Sexagenarian docked for alleged assault

A 62-year-old builder, Samuel Oke, who allegedly pushed one Mr Sunday Anifowose  into a gutter, on Thursday appeared before an Ogudu Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State. The... Read more

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

Tags: O. A. Daodu, Sunday Bassey, Sunday Anifowose , Samuel Oke

Insecurity: FCT minister of state urges traditional rulers to evolve new methods

THE FCT Minister of State, Dr Ramatu Aliyu, on Wednesday called on traditional rulers and other stakeholders to evolve new methods of tackling insecurity in the... Read more

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

Tags: Dr Ramatu Aliyu, Mr Ben Igweh, Mr Samuel Atang, Dr Adamu Yunusa

2023: Akume, Benue APC stakeholders serve Gov Ortom quit notice

STAKEHOLDERS of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Benue State, including a former governor of the state and current Minister of Special Duties and Intergovernmental Affairs,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 53 times

Tags: Samuel Ortom

Storm over plot to draft Jonathan as APC flag-bearer

THERE torm in the polity over subterranean plots by some political hawks in the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, to woo ex-President Goodluck Jonathan to the... Read more

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

Tags: Moses Ayom, Ahmed Makarfi, Ayo Fayose, Samuel Ortom, Professor Ango Abdullahi, Goodluck Jonathan

PDP holds NEC meeting May 4

THE Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is to hold its 96th National Executive Committee (NEC) on Wednesday, May 4. The party disclosed this in a notice issued by... Read more

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

Tags: Sen. Samuel Anyanwu, PDP

Jonathan Set To Declare For 2023 Presidency Under APC

 ALL seems to be set for former President Goodluck Jonathan to officially declare his intention to contest the 2023 presidency under the platform of the All Progressives... Read more

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

Tags: INEC, All Progressives Congress, Mayor Samuel, APC, Goodluck Jonathan

Don’t divert public wealth to your personal pockets – CCB Boss advises public officers

PROF. Muhammed Isah, Chairman, Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB), has advised public officers to desist from diverting public wealth to their personal pockets. He gave the advice... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 66 times

Tags: Elijah Mohammed, PROF. Muhammed Isah, Prof. Samuel Ogundare

2023: Methodist Church declares operation get your PVC

THE Prelate, Methodist Church of Nigeria, His Eminence, Samuel Kanu, on Friday declared that any Methodist Church member of voting age must get and validate their... Read more

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

Tags: Methodist Church of Nigeria, Samuel Kanu, Permanent Voters Card (PVC),

FRSC decorates 7 newly promoted officers in Jigawa

THE Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Jigawa State Command, on Thursday decorated seven newly promoted officers with their new ranks. Addressing the officers, the FRSC Sector Commander... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 39 times

Tags: Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Ahmed Mohammed, Dr. Boboye Oyeyemi, Sani Madaki, Sani Madawaki, Ishaq Komolafe, Alemi Alade, Benjami Auta, Peter Musa, Umar Alhaji, Abubakar Yusuf,

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

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

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

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

DLM Capital Group unveils Sofri Digital Bank

DLM Capital Group, a development investment bank, has unveiled its digital bank – Sofri, a one-stop-shop mobile app, to provide innovative, simple, and convenient services to... Read more

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

Tags: Funsho Idowu, Samuel Perry

Court remands 2 over alleged membership of secret cult in Ilorin

 AN Ilorin Magistrates’ Court, on Thursday, remanded two men, Olapade Muyiwa and Olamilokun Moses, in Mandala Correctional Centre over alleged membership of Eiye confraternity. The Magistrate, Afusat... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 503 times

Tags: Afusat Alege, Samuel Umoh, DSP Mathew Ologbonsaye, Olapade Muyiwa, Olamilokun Moses,

Community leaders raise alarm over group’s plan to stage violent protest in Awka

COMMUNITY leaders from Amanuike in Awka North Local Government Area of Anambra raised an alarm on Wednesday over plans by a group to stage violent protest... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 46 times

Tags: Samuel Okoye,

Man, 40, docked over alleged N6.4m visa fraud

THE Police on Tuesday arraigned a 40-year-old man, Vincent Uwala, before a Badagry Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos, over alleged N6.4m visa fraud and forgery. Uwala of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 33 times

Tags: Patrick Adekomaiya, Samuel Okpe, ASP Akpan Nko, Vincent Uwala

Military urged to continue onslaught against insurgency

THE Armed Forces has been charged to continue the war against terrorism, banditry, and other forms of insurgency in the country. The Nigerian Institute of Management (Chartered)... Read more

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

Tags: Abayomi Folarin, Rear Admiral Murtala Bashir, Maj Gen Abdullahi Muraina

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

Defence chief in Bayelsa, seeks synergy against crude oil theft

THE Chief of Defence Staff, General Lucky Irabor has solicited the cooperation of all stakeholders in the Niger Delta to tackle the challenges of oil theft,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 62 times

Tags: Rear Admiral Aminu Hassan, Douye Diri, King Edmund Daukoru, General Lucky Irabor

Police Training School presents valuable student award

THE authorities of the Police Training School, PTS, Lagos has awarded the prestigious valuable student award to Uche McRichard Onunaku, General Manager, ERL Telecoms & CEO... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Samuel Ajiboyede, Christiana Onephirojiro, Musa Yusuf Garba, Uche McRichard Onunaku, Elvis Otobo

Ortom tasks Nigerians on lessons of sacrifice, forgiveness at Easter

GOV. Samuel Ortom of Benue has advised Christians to imbibe the Easter lessons of sacrifice, perseverance, forgiveness and care for the less privileged. Ortom gave the advice... Read more

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

Tags: Nathaniel Ikyur, Samuel Ortom

Ebonyi governorship aspirant pledges wealth creation

Dr Ifeanyi Odii, governorship aspirant on the platform of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Ebonyi has promised to create wealth if he becomes the next... Read more

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

Tags: Samuel Onwe, Ugorji Oti, Dr Ifeanyi Odii

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 216 times

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

Remain professional in your training, NSCDC tells new intake

THE Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Cross River has advised the 185 newly recruited personnel of the corps to remain professional, humble and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 537 times

Tags: Samuel Fadeyi, Ahmed Audi

CCB committed to eradicating corrupt practices in public service – Chairman

THE Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) says it is committed to eradicating corrupt practices within the public service. The Chairman of the Bureau, Prof. Muhammed Isah, made... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB), Prof. Muhammed Isah, Prof. Samuel Ogundare, Mohammed Bello,

NSCDC charges new recruits on competence, selflessness

The New recruits into the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), in Edo have been charged on competence and selflessness to duty. The state Commandant of... Read more

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

Tags: Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Samuel Dan,

Reps move to regulate operations of orphanage homes in FCT

THE House of Representatives yesterday passed for second reading, a bill to regulate the establishment and operations of orphanages in the Federal Capital Territory. The sponsor of... Read more

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

Tags: Samuel Adejare

PDP zoning committee submits report to NWC

THE Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Zoning Committee on Tuesday submitted its report to the party’s National Working Committee (NWC) without disclosing its recommendations. The News Agency of... Read more

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

Tags: Governor Samuel Ortom, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), National Working Committee (NWC), Sen. Iyorchia Ayu, National Executive Committee (NEC), Ndudi Elumelu, Ayo Fayose,

Gunmen kill monarch, 23 farmers in Benue

A monarch, and 23 farmers have been killed and scores injured in a fresh attack in the wee hours of Monday by suspected gunmen in Guma... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Samuel Ortom, Terseer Agber, Aondoakura Gwa Kile

Chukwueze helps Villarreal sink Bayern Munich, as Benzema again unstoppable for Chelsea

SUPER Eagles forward Samuel Chukwueze made the difference for Villarreal as he scored two minutes from time on Tuesday to stun former champions Bayern Munich. His effort... Read more

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

Tags: Real Madrid, Unai Emery, Samuel Chukwueze, Robert Lewandowski

We will continue impacting positively on society — Ibadan-Jericho Rotary

THE Rotary Club of Ibadan-Jericho Metro has pledged its commitment to continually impact positively the society as it marked its 10th anniversary. The President of the club, Mr... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 111 times

Tags: Ayoola Oyedokun, Samuel Kolawole

Intelligence failure, bane of security challenges in Nigeria – Gen. Wahab

THE failure of intelligence gathering and sharing is the reason security agencies have not been able to address the current security challenges in Nigeria. Maj.-Gen. Garba Wahab,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 47 times

Tags: Commodore Abraham Zipele, Maj.-Gen. Bala Isondu, Maj.-Gen. Garba Wahab, Maj.-Gen. Samuel Adebayo

Court remands NOGASA boss in prison over alleged N43.5m fraud

JUSTICE Mojisola Dada of the Lagos State Special Offences Court in Ikeja has remanded the Chairman of the Natural Oil and Gas Suppliers Association of Nigeria,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 111 times

Tags: Charles Ugbonna, Samuel Daji, Elochukwu Okoye, Mojisola Dada, Fatuyi Philips

Plateau gov’ship: APGA aspirant promises special attention to job creation

MR Samuel Abashe, a retired military officer seeking the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) ticket to contest the Plateau governorship seat, says he will focus on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 145 times

Tags: Samuel Abashe, APGA

PDP presidential aspirants ask party to zone presidency ticket to South East

IN significant show of solidarity and unity of purpose, presidential aspirants of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) from the South East have demanded that the Party’s... Read more

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

Tags: Anyim Pius Anyim, Mazi Sam Ohuabunwa, governor Samuel Ortom, Dr. Nwachukwu Anakwenze.

Smuggling: Navy nabs 2 suspects, impounds 70 bags of rice in A’Ibom

THE Nigerian Navy, Forward Operating Base (FOB), Ibaka, has apprehended two suspects, impounded 70 bags of smuggled rice and seized the two boats used in smuggling... Read more

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

Tags: Nigerian Navy, Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Samuel Ola, wookere

Zoning: Atiku, Wike, Saraki, Tambuwal shift lobby to PDP NEC, BOT

FOLLOWING reports that the Governor Samuel Ortom Committee had recommended that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) should not zone the presidency in 2023, the presidential gladiators... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 126 times

Tags: Dr. Iyorchia Ayu, Atiku Abubakar, Governor Aminu Tambuwal, Alhaji Mohammed Hayatuden, Governor Samuel Ortom, Bukola Saraki, Governor Bala Mohammed

Jonathan’s convoy accident: FRSC suspects speeding, begins probe

THE Federal Road Safety Commission, FRSC, has said preliminary findings suggested speeding might be the cause of the Wednesday accident that killed two orderlies in the... Read more

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

Tags: Peter Timothy Igbifa, Samuel Ogar Ochi, Goodluck Jonathan

CAC president visits Plateau, sues for peace

The President of the Christ Apostolic Church (CAC), Pastor Samuel Oladele, has called on communities in Plateau to live in peace with one another. Oladele made the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 48 times

Tags: Christ Apostolic Church (CAC), Samuel Oladele, Charles Balogun, Orekoya, Essien, Orogun, Akilin, Sophia Ajayi, Joseph Guluwa,

We’re committed to restoring peace in Southern Kaduna- Defence Chief

THE Chief of Defence Staff, Gen. Lucky Irabor, has restated the resolve of Nigeria’s military to restore peace in the southern part of Kaduna State. The News... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 39 times

Tags: Gen. Lucky Irabor , Samuel Aruwan, Kafanchan, Gov. Nasir El-rufai,

NYSC DG appeals for speedy passage of Trust Fund Bill

 MAJ-GEN. Shuaibu Ibrahim, the Director-General, National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), has appealed to stakeholders to speed up the passage of the NYSC Trust Fund Bill. He made... Read more

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

Tags: NYSC, Maj.-Gen. Shuaibu Ibrahim, Samuel Elijah

Group identifies those killing Nigerian Christians - Report

 By Anthony Isibor. A report released by the International Society for Civil Liberties and Rule of Law, Intersociety has revealed those responsible for more than 45,644 Christian... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 128 times

Tags: Intersociety, Obianuju Joy Igboeli Esquire, Emeka Umeagbalasi, Samuel Kamanyaoku, Ndidiamaka Bernard Esquire,

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,

Bureau urges public officers to uphold moral standards

The Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) has called on public officers to always uphold moral standards as they carry out government activities. Prof. Muhammed Isah, the Chairman,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 105 times

Tags: Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB), Prof. Muhammed Isah, Prof. Samuel Ogundare, Bello Maigari

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,

Police arrest 7 over marijuana farming

THE Police Command in Ogun has discovered a large expanse of land cultivated for marijuana, also known as Indian Hemp, while seven suspects met planting the... Read more

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

Tags: DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, Abeokuta, Nelson Enu, Patrick Emmanuel, Samuel Paul, Ekioya Joe, Lokuta Village ,Remo North Local Government Area

Jettisoning zoning, suicidal for PDP, clark cautions Ortom committee

ELDER Statesman and former federal commissioner of Information, Chief Edwin Clark, yesterday said jettisoning zoning arrangement in the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, will be suicidal for... Read more

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

Tags: Mallam Adamu Ciroma, Umaru Musa Yar’Adua, Goodluck Jonathan, Bukola Saraki, Edwin Clark, Samuel Ortom

Nigerians say Yemi Alade is next Angelique Kidjo after 2022 Grammy

NIGERIAN Afropop singer, songwriter, actress and activist Yemi Eberechi Alade’s popularity known as Yemi Alade has twitched up a tête-à-tête online as Angelique Kidjo won Best... Read more

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

Tags: Yemi Eberechi Alade, Grammy Award, Wizkid, Femi Kuti, Angelique Kidjo,

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

Intervene in Anambra PDP crisis now, stakeholders tell Ayu

ELDERS and stakeholders of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Anambra State have accused some members of the PDP National Working Committee, NWC, of sabotaging the  party’s... Read more

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

Tags: Peter Obi, Emeka Nwankwo, Kamaldeen Ajibade, Samuel Anyanwu

How NRC ignored warnings on planned attack on Abuja-Kaduna train

FRESH facts in the aftermath of last Monday’s fatal attack on the Abuja-Kaduna train service have shed more light on the failure of officials at different levels... Read more

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

Tags: Umar Yakubu, Fidet Okhiria, Leo Irabor, Samuel Aruwan

Medical students honour lecturer for selfless services

By Christabel Ejenike THE medical students of the department of medicine and surgery, faculty of medical sciences, college of medicine, university of Nigeria, Enugu campus on Wednesday,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 154 times

Tags: university of Nigeria, Dr. Samuel Ebede,

FCT-IRS to enforce withholding tax on rent —acting chairman

Mr Haruna Abdullahi, the Acting Executive Chairman, Federal Capital Territory Internal Revenue Service (FCT-IRS), says plans are ongoing to enforce withholding tax (WHT) on rent. According to... Read more

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

Tags: Samuel Agbeluyi, Haruna Abdullahi, Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria,

Gunmen kill 3 in Benue town

GUNMEN on Tuesday night killed three people in a fresh attack on Naka town of Gwer West Local Government Area in Benue State. Our correspondent reports that... Read more

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

Tags: Samuel Ortom, SP Catherine Anene, Daniel Abomtse, Grace Igbabon, Ter Nagi

NSCDC arrest 2 trucks laden with suspected adulterated diesel

THE Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, has arrested two trucks loaded with 90,000 litres of suspected adulterated diesel. Commandant of NSCDC in Cross River, Mr... Read more

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

Tags: Samuel Fadeyi, NSCDC

Many train attack victims unaccounted for – Kaduna Govt

SEVERAL passengers who boarded the train that was attacked on Monday night are yet to be accounted for, according to the  Kaduna State government. Daily Trust had... Read more

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

Tags: Samuel Aruwan,

Train attack: Buhari meets security chiefs

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has met behind closed door with security chiefs few hours after Monday night’s terrorist attacks on Abuja-Kaduna bound train by bandits. The News Agency... Read more

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

Tags: Samuel Aruwan, Usman Baba, Yemi Osinbajo, Lt.-Gen. Faruk Yahaya, Muhammadu Buhari

Man docked for allegedly stealing generator

A 24-year-old man, Tobiloba Sunday, on Tuesday appeared before an Ikorodu Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State for allegedly stealing a generating set worth N25,000 . Sunday, of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 48 times

Tags: T.A. Shotobi, Samuel Thomas, Tobiloba Sunday, Insp Christian Okonofua

Train Attack: Family members apprehensive over where-about of relatives

SOME family members of passengers aboard the Kaduna-bound train attacked on Monday say they are yet to know the fate of their relatives. Speaking to a News... Read more

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

Tags: Samuel Aruwan, Mohammed Barau, Lami Gombo

We have evacuated all trapped passengers in Kaduna-bound train – Kaduna govt

The Kaduna State Government says the evacuation of passengers trapped in the Kaduna-bound train from Abuja has been concluded this morning by security forces.     The Commissioner for... Read more

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

Tags: State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA), Gov. Nasir El-Rufai, Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC), Samuel Aruwan,

Train attack: Dead bodies recovered from scene, says Kaduna Govt

THE Kaduna State Government has confirmed that fatalities were recorded in the terrorist attack on a train along Abuja-Kaduna route on Monday. The state government gave the... Read more

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

Tags: Samuel Aruwan, Nasir El-Rufai

Focus on winning, not zoning, Metuh urges PDP

FORMER national publicity secretary of PDP, chief Olisa Metuh has urged the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to focus on setting up an electoral committee to prepare... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 130 times

Tags: Samuel Ortom, Olisa Metuh

Wike: Group demands Ortom’s resignation from PDP zoning panel

A pro-Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, platform, The Democrats Group, TDG, has called for the resignation of Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State as chairman of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 125 times

Tags: Nyesom Wike, Samuel Ortom, Asiwaju Abidemmy Elegbede

Bandits didn’t shut down Kaduna airport – Military

THE Kaduna State government and the military authorities, on Monday, said bandits did not shut down Kaduna International Airport as reported at the weekend. The military confirmed... Read more

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

Tags: Ademuyiwa Adedoyin, Brig-General Uriah Opuene, Ademuyiwa Adedoyin, Samuel Aruwan

Troops repel bandits attack at Kaduna Airport

THE Kaduna State Government, says  security forces have reported that an attack by  bandits was repelled in the vicinity of the Kaduna International Airport on Saturday... Read more

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

Tags: Gov. Nasir El-Rufai, Mr Samuel Aruwan,

Army 16 Brigade wins 6 Division Inter-brigade competition

THE 16 Brigade of the Nigerian  Army, Yenagoa, has emerged overall winner at the 2022 edition of the annual 6 Division Inter-Brigade Competition for Junior Officers.     The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 122 times

Tags: Brig-Gen. Olurotimi Awolo, Rear Adm. Idi Abass, Commodore Clement Atebi,

FG enlists Navy support on Bonny seaport project

THE Federal Government has enlisted the support of the Nigerian Navy to identify pipelines that might  hamper  building of the Bonny Deep Seaport in Rivers.   The Minister... Read more

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

Tags: Mr Rotimi Amaechi, Vice Admiral Awwal Gambo, Dr Magdalene Ajani, Sen. Abdulaziz Murtala Nyako,

Kaduna Govt confirms killings in 6 villages of Giwa LGA

THE Kaduna State Government has confirmed the killing of some citizens in six villages of Giwa Local Government Area of the state.   The state Commissioner for Internal... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 101 times

Tags: Mr Samuel Aruwan,

African PR Industry emerges from pandemic in position of strength

THE majority (67%) of African PR professionals believe the reputation of PR in business and society has improved since the beginning of the pandemic, according to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 89 times

Tags: Samuel Bekele, Soni Kayinamura,

Call for sack of Defence chiefs reckless, says northern group

A coalition of Northern Youths, Nigeria Movement Forum (NMF), has condemned the call for the sack of Chief of Defence Staff, Gen. Leo Irabor, and Chief... Read more

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

Tags: Nigeria Movement Forum (NMF), Maj.-Gen. Samuel Adebayo, Adamu Muhktar, Northern Advocacy for Peace (NAP),

Navy to boost waterway operations with technology

NIGERIAN Navy has said restated its resolve to change the narratives in the nation’s waterways by using modern tools to chart the waterways and boost the... Read more

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

Tags: Admiral Zubairu Gambo, Rotimi Amaechi

Attack: 3 more corpses discovered in Jema’a, Kaura LGAs.-KDSG

KADUNA State Government said three more corpses had been discovered in Jema’a and Kaura Local Government Areas, bringing the death toll as a result of the... Read more

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

Tags: Nasiru El-Rufai, Samuel Aruwan, Francis Zimbo

Buhari condemns terrorist attacks in Kaduna State

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has condemned the terrorist attack on four locations in Kaura Local Government of Kaduna State in which two soldiers and many others were... Read more

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

Tags: Samuel Aruwan, Malam Garba Shehu, Muhammadu Buhari

Obaseki sacks 513 workers, paralympics, of Edo sports council

NO fewer than 513 workers of the Edo State Sports Council have been relieved of their jobs by Gov. Godwin Obaseki with effect from March 21,... Read more

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

Tags: Yusuf Ali, Friday Aibangbe, Samuel Ogbemudia, Godwin Obaseki

NYSC members undergo compulsory COVID-19 test in Kogi

The 2022 Batch ‘A’, Stream ll Corps members have been made to undergo compulsory COVID-19 test before gaining access to the orientation camp in Kabba Local... Read more

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

Tags: National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Mofoluwasho Williams, Maj.-Gen. Shuaibu Ibrahim, Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), Richard Olorunfemi, Samuel Obayomi,

NYSC swears in 1,568 corps members in Nasarawa State

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) on Wednesday in Magaji Dan-Yamusa NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp, swore in 1,568 corps members of the 2022 Batch ‘A’ Stream... Read more

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

Tags: National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Maj.-Gen. Shuaibu Ibrahim, Abdullahi Jikamshi, ,Samuel Ayiwulu,

KDSG confirms 34 people killed in Kaura attack

THE Kaduna State Government on Tuesday confirmed that 34 people were killed on Sunday when unidentified assailants attacked  Kagoro Chiefdom in Kaura Local Government Area. The Commissioner... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 128 times

Tags: Mr Samuel Aruwan, Gov. Nasir El-Rufai

Kaduna declares 24-hour curfew in 2 LGAs over attacks

FOLLOWING advice from security agencies, the Kaduna State Government has declared a 24-hour curfew in Jema’a and Kaura local government areas of the State with immediate... Read more

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

Tags: Samuel Aruwan, El-Rufa'i

KDSG declares 24-hour curfew in Jema’a, Kaura LGAs

THE Kaduna State Government on Monday declared 24-hour curfew in Jema’a and Kaura Local Government Areas of Kaduna State. The Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs,... Read more

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

Tags: Kaduna State Government, Samuel Aruwan,

NPA, Navy partner to end capital flight on hydrographic training

THE Nigerian Ports Authority, NPA, on Sunday, said it will partner the Nigerian Navy, to end capital flight, in the training of Hydrographers. In a press statement... Read more

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

Tags: Ibrahim Nasiru, Rear-Admiral, Yakubu Wambai

Sen. La’ah inaugurates campaign to support less privilege in Kaduna

SEN. Danjuma La’ah, PDP-Kaduna South), on Sunday inaugurated the Catholic Archdiocese of Kaduna’s Lenten Season Campaign toward mobilising resources to support the poor and vulnerable in... Read more

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

Tags: Sen. Danjuma La’ah, PDP, Mr Samuel Aruwan, Rev. Matthew Nmanso-Ndagoso,

Resign, hand over to Osinbajo, Ortom tells Buhari

GOVERNOR Samuel Ortom of Benue State has berated President Muhammadu Buhari for plunging Nigeria into unimaginable economic crisis as well as his inability to tackle the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 117 times

Tags: GOVERNOR Samuel Ortom, President Muhammadu Buhari, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo,

LG boss honours 2 CDAs for outstanding performance

CHAIRMAN of Ifako-Ijaiye Local Government Council in Lagos, Usman Hamzat, has presented award of excellence to two community development associations, CDAs, in recognition of their outstanding... Read more

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

Tags: Usman Hamzat, Samuel Opajobi

Benue Gov’t cautions against deforestation

THE Benue State Government has warned the public against deforestation in the State. The Commissioner for Water Resources and Environment, Godwin Oyiwona, issued the warning during an... Read more

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

Tags: Godwin Oyiwona, Samuel Ortom

World Athletics ratifies Ingebrigtsen’s indoor 1500m record

World Athletics, the track and field sport’s world governing body, has ratified the world indoor 1500m record set by Jakob Ingebrigtsen in Lievin, France on Feb.... Read more

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

Tags: Erik Sowinski, Julien Ranc, Jakob Ingebrigtsen, Samuel Tefera

Maritime Regulation: Stakeholders, others give nod to amendment of NIMASA Act.

THE Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, on  Tuesday announced that the 9th Assembly embarked on the amendment of the NIMASA Act 2007 and... Read more

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

Tags: Femi Gbajabiamila, NIMASA, Shipowners Association of Nigeria, Rear Admiral Solomon Agada, Victor Ochei, Dr Bashir Jamoh, Linda Ikpeazu, Rotimi Amaechi, Paul Oteh

Strike: Engage govt, others, ASUU chapter pleads with stakeholders

THE Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, Nasarawa State University, Keffi Chapter, has pleaded with stakeholders in education sector to engage government at all levels in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 39 times

Tags: Samuel Alu,

PDP NEC to produce schedule for party primary

THE Peoples Democratic Party, PDP is expected to unveil its schedule and timetable of party activities ahead of the 2023 general election today. The party’s National Executive Committee (NEC)... Read more

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

Tags: PDP, Darius Ishaku, Bala Mohammed, odwin Obaseki, Nyesom Wike, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, Okezie Ikpeazu, Emmanuel Udom, Samuel Ortom,

Quarantine Service partners NVMA on safety of animal products

THE Nigeria Agricultural Quarantine Service, NAQS says it will work with the newly elected president and executives of Nigerian Veterinary Medical Association (NVMA) to ensure healthier... Read more

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

Tags: Dr Vincent Isegbe, Dr Samuel Adeyemi, Dr Bala Muhammed, Aishatu Abubakar-Baju,

Navy arrests 5 suspected illegal crude oil refiners, recovers fake diesel

THE Nigerian Navy has arrested five suspected illegal crude oil refiners caught towing an expansive metallic barge,  loaded with several million litres of adulterated diesel. Cdr. Umar... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 113 times

Tags: Cdr. Umar Sidi, Mr Arasha Shaka, Nigeria Navy Ship, EFCC, Rear Adm. Abdullahi Ahmed

Police arrest officers allegedly involved in shooting Poly student in Oyo

THE Police Command in Oyo State, on Tuesday confirmed the arrest of officers allegedly involved in shooting, Samuel Akinsuyi, a student at Adeseun Ogundoyin Polytechnic, Eruwa,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 48 times

Tags: DSP Adewale Osifeso, Samuel Akinsuyi, Adeseun Ogundoyin Polytechnic,

Gospel preachers optimistic of better leadership in 2023

SOME Gospel preachers on Tuesday expressed optimism that a better national leadership will emerge in Nigeria from the 2023 general elections. The preachers, in separate interviews with... Read more

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

Tags: Archbishop Joseph Ojo, Most. Rev. Stephen Adegbite, Pastor Samuel Sanusi, CAN

FG, CBN set to finance 75,600 N-power beneficiaries

THE Federal Government in collaboration with the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, has concluded plans to give financial empowerment to 75,600 batches A and B beneficiaries... Read more

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

Tags: Samuel Daniel, Bashir Alkali, Hajia Sadiya Farouq, N-Power

Five communities protest land encroachment by Nigerian Army in Lagos

FIVE communities in Badagry, Lagos on Monday protested at the premises of the local government secretariat over alleged encroachment on their land by the Nigerian Army. The... Read more

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

Tags: Viavoh Mobee, Samuel Ekundayo,

CBN Governor bags Giant Stride Award

The Queens of the Niger Delta, a Non Governmental organisation, NGO, has honoured the Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Godwin Emefiele, with an award-... Read more

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

Tags: Akpama Uket, Victoria Samuel, Godwin Emefiele, Gideon Whites

Maiduguri residents protest rising criminal activities

SOME residents of Shagari Low-cost Housing in Maiduguri on Saturday staged a peaceful protest against what they described as ‘increase in criminal activities’. The News Agency of... Read more

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

Tags: Abdu Umar, Malam Mustapha Isa, Idris Wada, Babagana Zulum, Malam Kabiru Musa, Aga Citi, Felix Samuel

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 2 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

Mbonu Campaign opens national campaign headquarters in Abuja  

...plans 8 regional campaign offices in Nigeria,  Diaspora  ...appoints campaign spokesperson      THE Mbonu23 Campaign Organization, an organization backing presidential hopeful, rising political star, and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential contender Okey Samuel... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 183 times

Tags: Okey Samuel Mbonu,Mbonu23 Campaign Organization,Charles Adeyinka,Peoples Democratic Party,

NSCDC seeks collaboration of C’River communities in protection of infrastructure

 Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has solicited for the collaboration of various communities in Cross River to enhance protection of critical infrastructure in the... Read more

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

Tags: Samuel Fadeyi

Reps warn Dangote on gridlock, accidents

THE House of Representatives on Thursday warned Dangote Group over what it called endless gridlock and road accidents on Kabah-Obajana-Lokoja-Abuja road. The Chairman, House Committee on Federal... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 101 times

Tags: Dr Frederick Balogun, FRSC, Mr Bisi Kazeem, Mr Carlos Juan-Rincon, Akinfolarin Mayowa-Samuel, Dangote Cement Plant,

Kingmakers pick laboratory scientist as Ologotun-Elect in Ekiti

A 51-year-old Director of Laboratory Sciences in the Ekiti state public service, Prince Adebayo Adesanmi, has been endorsed as the Ologotun-elect by the kingmakers of Ogotun... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 168 times

Tags: Gov. Kayode Fayemi, Prof. Jide Oluwajuyitan, Prince Adebayo Adesanmi, Mr Reuben Ayodeji, Samuel Oyebade, Mr Dada James, Mr Olowolafe Ade, Mrs Bodunde Theresa, Mrs Olofinfiyi Titilayo

FG committed to ending banditry, other crimes – SGF

 SECRETARY to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr Boss Mustapha, on Thursday in Kaduna re-assured that government would end banditry and other crimes in the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Mr Boss Mustapha, Mr David Attah, Director, Mr Samuel Aruwan,

PDP to hold caucus, NEC meetings Monday, Tuesday

THE Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has fixed its National Caucus meeting for Monday March 14, and its National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting for Tuesday, March 15. The... Read more

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

Tags: Peoples Democratic Party, Mr Samuel Anyanwu,

FOREX volatility contributes to cost of cooking gas –Gas plant manager

UMORO Samuel, the Plant Manager of Sky Wave Energy and Gas Ltd., on Thursday said foreign exchange volatility contributed to high cost of cooking gas. Samuel made... Read more

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

Tags: Umoro Samuel, John Moses

Navy goes tough on officers conniving with criminals

CHIEF of Naval Staff Vice Admiral Lawal Gambo has warned that severe sanctions will be meted on Nigerian Navy commanders for acts of indiscipline, fraud or... Read more

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Sylvester Oromoni: Accused Dowen College student suffered shock, says father

SAMUEL Inyang, father of one of the senior students of Dowen College, Lagos, accused of beating the late 12-year-old Sylvester Oromoni Jnr., has  said that his... Read more

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

Tags: Olumide Akinimi, SAMUEL Inyang, Sylvester Oromoni Jnr,

PPP best option for funding education sector, others – LCCI

THE Lagos Chamber of Commerce of Industry (LCCI) says Public-Private Partnership (PPP) remains the best option for tackling national challenges on funding.   It believes that PPP is... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 68 times

Tags: Dr Michael Olawale -Cole,UNESCO,UNICEF,LCCI,President Muhammadu Buhari,Prof .Samuel Bandele,Anchor University Ayobo,

Benue designates LG hqtrs urban towns — commissioner

BERNARD Unenge, the Commissioner for Lands, Survey, and Solid Minerals in Benue, says the 23 local government areas of the state have been designated as urban... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 139 times

Tags: James Kachina, Samuel Chir, Bernard Unenge, Mario Bajouk

Don urges balance of power on Russia/Ukraine conflict

DR Samuel Okeke, a lecturer in Nnamdi Azikiwe University, (Unizik), Awka, has called for balance of power between the East and West in the ongoing Russia/Ukraine... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 116 times

Tags: North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, Dr Samuel Okeke, Kyiv State University, Nnamdi Azikiwe University

Obasanjo laments decay in Nigeria’s education sector

FORMER President Olusegun Obasanjo has lamented the extent of decay in Nigeria’s education system and called for all-inclusive reforms to effectively rescue the sector. Obasanjo who expressed... Read more

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

Tags: Victor Moses, Professor Samuel Gowon Edoumiekumo, Olusegun Obasanjo

International Civil Defence Day: NSCDC solicits information to curb crimes

THE Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, has called on members of the public to always avail them with useful and timely information that would... Read more

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

Tags: Samuel Fadeyi, NSCDC

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

Threats of terrorist attacks: Kaduna urges residents to be vigilant

THE Kaduna State Government has advised residents to be vigilant over the fear of possible terrorist attacks, using Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs). The Commissioner for Internal Security... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 97 times

Tags: Mr Samuel Aruwan,

Plateau by-election litmus test for 2023, says Bauchi governor

GOV. Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State has observed that the Saturday by-election in two constituencies in Plateau will be a litmus test for 2023 general elections. Mohammed,... Read more

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

Tags: PDP, Gov. Samuel Ortom, Gov. Bala Mohammed,

Nigerians appeal to FG to meet ASUU demands

 SOME Nigerians on Friday in Abuja had called on the Federal Government to meet the demands of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to end... Read more

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

Tags: ASUU, Hope Opumo, Mr Samuel Onime

Gov. Ortom launches construction of 55km Makurdi-Guma road

GOV. Samuel Ortom of Benue on Thursday launched the construction of the N5.1 billion 55 kilometre Makurdi-Guma road in the state. Ortom said at the groundbreaking on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 126 times

Tags: Gov. Samuel Ortom, Mr Caleb Aba, Mr Mzungwega Dyegeh, Mr Jude Uungwa, Triacta Nigeria Ltd.,

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,

Attah Igala loses elder brother

PRINCE Samuel Ogwuche-Akpa, the elder brother of the new Attah of Igala, is dead. He died in his sleep in the early hours of Tuesday, Feb. 22... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 70 times

Tags: Prince Samuel Ogwuche-Akpa, Mathew Opaluwa-Ogwuche II

Mbonu Declares for President Under the PDP

...vows to defeat other presidential candidates on merit   ...calls on Nigerians to wake up from slumber   PRESIDENTIAL hopeful, and rising political star, Okey Samuel Mbonu, has declared his intention... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 542 times

Tags: Okey Samuel Mbonu, PDP, Iyorchia Ayu,

NNL 2022/2023: Insurance triumph in season’s first home match

INSURANCE FC of Benin on Saturday beat their visiting opponent, J Atete 2-0 in their very first home match of the 2022/2023 season in the Nigeria... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 108 times

Tags: Sarki Ismael, Samuel Ogbemudia, Insurance FC

Why I dumped APC for PDP in Bayelsa — Lokoson

A former Commandant of the National Defence College, Abuja, Rear Admiral Thomas Lokoson (retd) has said the decision to dump the All Progressives Congress, APC, and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 184 times

Tags: Rear Admiral Thomas Lokoson, APC, PDP, Governor Douye Diri

Norwegian runner sets new 1500m indoor world record

NORWEGIAN Jakob Ingebrigtsen set a new 1500m indoor world record at the World Indoor Tour event in France. The Olympic 1500m champion opened his season by winning... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 77 times

Tags: Jakob Ingebrigtsen, Samuel Tefera, Hicham El Guerrouj,

Lagos Assembly Speaker mourns APC chieftain, Tunde Samuel

SPEAKER of Lagos House of Assembly, Mr Mudashiru Obasa, has described Prof. Tunde Samuel, an International Consultant for UNESCO and UNICEF, who died on Wednesday as... Read more

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

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Man in court for allegedly stealing cartons of beer

SAMUEL Ogunleye, a 58-year-old man, who allegedly stole packs of beer worth N400,000, on Thursday appeared  before an Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court, Lagos. Ogunleye, whose address... Read more

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

Tags: F.M. Kayode-Alamu, Oladayo Adenuga, Samuel Ogunleye, Oladele Adebayo

Ortom condemns violent clash over fish pond in Benue, calls for peace

GOVERNOR Samuel Ortom of Benue State on Thursday condemned the violent clash over ownership of a fish pond between the Tiv and Jukun ethnic groups living... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 70 times

Tags: Nathaniel Ikyur, Anthony Dyegeh, Samuel Ortom

Lagos GAC member, Professor Tunde Samuel dies

A prominent member of the Governor’s Advisory Council (GAC) in Lagos Professor Tunde Samuel is dead. He was a former Special Adviser on Education to former Governor... Read more

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

Tags: UNESCO, UNICEF, Mudashiru Obasa, Bola Tinubu, Professor Tunde Samuel

Nasarawa varsity joins ASUU strike

 The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Nasarawa State University Keffi (NSUK) chapter has joined the ongoing one month strike declared by ASUU. Dr Samuel Alu, Chairman,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 70 times

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Iteire assures of completion of ongoing projects in Isoko North

ISOKO North Council Chairman, Deacon Christian Iteire on Tuesday expressed the desire of his administration in completing ongoing projects sited at Wards in the local government... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 116 times

Tags: Deacon Christian Iteire, Joseph Emasibeta Idiareh, Oghogho Ikrumale, Mr Joel Urute, Surv Samuel Irori, Mr Ajirioghene Oreh, Mr Collins Onajega, Mr Mark Ekakitie

PDP governors knock FG over duplicity on fuel subsidy, delay on electoral bill

GOVERNORS of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) rose from a meeting in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, yesterday, charging the Federal Government to immediately bring to account all... Read more

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

Tags: PDP, Central Bank of Nigeria, Douye Diri, Nyesom Wike, Samuel Ortom, Ifeanyi Okowa, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, Oluseyi Makinde, Godwin Obaseki, Udom Emmanuel, Bala Mohammed, President Muhammadu Buhari, APC, Ok

Valentine: NGO organises tea party for adult literacy class

AN NGO, Care and Action Research, on Monday in Kaduna, held a tea party for students of its adult literacy class to promote expression of love... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 99 times

Tags: Prof. Bala Dogo, Christiana Audu, Joy Dogo, Hauwa Samuel

Remedial Health to digitise neighborhood pharmacies, raises $1million pre-seed funding

REMEDIAL Health, a health-tech startup, says it has raised $1million dollars in pre-seed funding to digitise Africa’s neighborhood pharmacies and Proprietary Patent Medicine Vendors(PPMVs). The company said... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 131 times

Tags: Remedial Health, Mr Samuel Okwuada,

Lagos school benefits from FirstBank, Rotary

FIRST Bank Nigeria Limited in collaboration with Rotary Club of Lagos have donated four blocks of renovated classrooms, library and borehole to Lafiaji Senior High School,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 115 times

Tags: Folorunsho Egharva, Muyideen Alade-Folawiyo, Folasade Adefisayo, Chinwe Bode-Akinwande, Adesola Adeduntan, Babawale Agbeyangi, Rotary Club

Naval War College graduates 21 officers

The Naval War College Nigeria (NWCN) has graduated 21 officers of the Command Level Officers’ Course 5 after a three weeks intensive training in Calabar.   At the... Read more

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

Tags: Naval War College Nigeria (NWCN),Rear Adm. Ibrahim Dewu,

3 SANs, 7 others storm court, defend Abacha's family over Durbar Hotel demolition

THREE Senior Advocates of Nigeria, SANs, and seven lawyers yesterday stormed a Kaduna State high court as counsels to the Abacha family over the demolition of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 124 times

Tags: Mustapha AU, Sani Abacha, Nasir El-Rufai, Hannatu Balogun, Johnson Usman, Samuel Katung, Reuben Atabo

184 illegal refining sites uncovered in Rivers LG

THE leadership of Ikwerre local government area of Rivers State, has declared that no fewer than 184 illegal refining sites have been uncovered in the area... Read more

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

Tags: Joseph Obelle, IPMAN, Darlington Orji, Samuel Nwanosike

Group warns against any attempt on life of Governor of Benue State

THE Coalition of Southern and Middle Belt Youth Leaders Assembly, COSMBYLA, the umbrella body of all the youth groups in the South East, South-South, South West... Read more

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

Tags: Terrence Kuanum, Department of State Services, Tito Zokumor, Dr. Samuel Ortom, COSMBYLA

Court remands man for allegedly diverting 600 bags of sugar

AN Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos on Thursday ordered that a 42-year-old man, Isiaka Lawal, be remanded in a correctional centre for allegedly  diverting... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 121 times

Tags: Olaitan Rahman,, Jacob Samuel, Isiaka Lawal, O.O. Akingbesote

Cancer: Experts advocate right policies, accurate data, for proper planning

MEDICAL experts in cancer management have urged governments and relevant stakeholders to generate real cancer data and enact policies that will enable private sectors to thrive... Read more

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

Tags: Dr Ekundayo Samuel, Dr Abubakar Bello,

Police rescues 2 men from kidnappers in Kwara

THE Police Command in Kwara has rescued two men, Samuel Faremi and Emmanuel Adeyemi from kidnappers in Obbo Ayegunle in Ekiti Local Government Area of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 126 times

Tags: Samuel Faremi, Emmanuel Adeyemi, SP. Okasanmi Ajayi

Psychiatrist identifies memory loss risk factors

A Senior Registrar in Psychiatry, Dr Samuel Aladejare, has identified uncontrolled sugar level, hypertension, high cholesterol and smoking, as risk factors for memory loss irrespective of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 108 times

Tags: Dr Samuel Aladejare,

My will has been written, I’m not afraid of anybody — Ortom

THE governor of Benue State, Samuel Ortom, has revealed that he has already prepared his will due to the spate of insecurity in the country. Known to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 119 times

Tags: Gov. Samuel Ortom, ASCON, Mrs Cecilia Gayya

NIMASA DG hails partnership with Nigeria Navy

...says modular floating dockyard in good shape   BASHIR Jamoh, director-general of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, has commended the Nigerian Navy for its continued... Read more

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

Tags: NIMASA, Bashir Jamoh, Rear Admiral Kohath Levi, ICRC

Several attempts made to eliminate me but God kept me ― Ortom

GOVERNOR Samuel Ortom of Benue state Wednesday disclosed that several attempts were made to eliminate him for his forthrightness and unwavering commitment to the safety and... Read more

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

Tags: ASCON, Cecelia Gayya, Goodluck Audu, GOVERNOR Samuel Ortom

Nigeria’s Future Rests On Science And Technology – Buhari

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari says Nigeria’s collective future rests on active participation in science and technology. He spoke Tuesday at State House in Abuja when he conferred the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 111 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Dr Oluyinka Olurotimi Olutoye, Professor Charles Ejike Chidume,Professor Godwin O. Samuel Ekhaguere,

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 3 months ago | seen 99 times

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

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 116 times

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

Osun 2022: Oyetola begs for the trust of Osun electorates

GOVERNOR Gboyega Oyetola of Osun State, on Sunday, vowed not to betray the trust the electorate reposed in him, if reelected during the July 16 governorship... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 86 times

Tags: Oba Samuel Abe, Olatunbosun Oyintiloye, Gboyega Oyetola

Mbonu agitates for mandatory debate before primaries

OKEY Samuel Mbonu is the executive director of Nigerian-American Council, NAC, and a presidential aspirant in 2019. In this interview with CHIBUZO UKAIBE, he says Nigeria... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 109 times

Tags: CHIBUZO UKAIBE, Okey Samuel Mbonu

School proprietor advises parents against using children as hawkers

Mr Samuel Olabode, the proprietor of  Champions Nursery and Primary School, Ilorin, has advised parents to desist from sending their children to hawk thus denying them... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 109 times

Tags: Mr Samuel Olabode,

Navy destroys 175 illegal refining sites, arrests 27 vessels

 THE Eastern Naval Command of the Nigerian Navy on Friday said that the command had deactivated 175 illegal refining sites and arrested 27 vessels within 11... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 81 times

Tags: Rear Adm. Sanusi Ibrahim, Vice Admiral Auwal Gambo.

Military Pensions Board begins payment of minimum wage increment arrears

 THE Military Pensions Board (MPB) has commenced payment of 24 months arrears of minimum wage increment to over 90,000 eligible military pensioners across the country. The Chairman... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 82 times

Tags: Military Pensions Board, Rear Adm. Saburi Lawal,

Apapa customs intercepts 9 containers of wood, seizes N78m codeine

 THE Apapa Command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has intercepted nine containers of unprocessed and semi-processed wood at the point of loading into a vessel. The... Read more

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

Tags: Nigeria Customs Service, NDLEA, Samuel Gadzama

NSCDC arrest 7, shut down 3 private security companies in Calabar

THE Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has arrested  seven private security guards while shutting down operations of three private security companies in Calabar. Commandant of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 107 times

Tags: NSCDC, Samuel Fadeyi

Navy inaugurates 170-bed hostel in Cross River

The Eastern Naval Command of the Nigerian Navy has inaugurated a 170-bed hostel for students of the Nigerian Navy Secondary School, Akpabuyo, Cross River. Rear Adm. Sanusi... Read more

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

Tags: Rear Adm. Sanusi Ibrahim,

Lagos Govt. to create Tertiary Drainage Squad in 57 LG/LCDAs

GOV. Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State has approved the creation of Tertiary Drains Squad (TDS) in the 57 Local Governments and Local Council Development Areas of... Read more

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

Tags: Mr Joe Igbokwe, Dr. Samuel Akingbehin, Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu

National Defence College ripe for degree awarding institution, says new commandant

REAR Admiral Muktar Bashir, the Commandant, National Defence College, NDC, has said the institution has concluded plans to include a Master’s degree programme in the school’s... Read more

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

Tags: Maj.-Gen. Emeka Onumajuru, CBN, Rear Admiral Muktar Bashir, National Defence College

APC gubernatorial candidate for Ondo emerges

MAYOKUN Lawson-Alade, a businessman, on Tuesday emerged as the All Progressives Congress, APC, candidate for the Akure South/Akure North Federal Constituency by-election. The Independent National Electoral Commission,... Read more

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

Tags: Nkem Okeke, Abiodun Adesida Olajide, Sunday Olajide, Omowumi Olatunji-Ohwovoriole, Adewale Adegoroye, Bukola Owoyemi, Mayokun Lawason-Alade, Ifedayo Abegunde, Femi Fadairo, Mayokun Lawson-Alade,

Ortom orders full probe into Obasanjo farm fire

BENUE State Governor Samuel Ortom has expressed sadness over the fire that razed former President Olusegun Obasanjo’s orchard farm at Howe in Gwer Local Government area... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 115 times

Tags: Mr. Emmanuel Otserga, Mr. Donald Ikyaaza, Governor Samuel Ortom, Olusegun Obasanjo

1,192 persons killed, 3,348 kidnapped in Kaduna in 2021 - Kaduna government

THE Kaduna State government, on Tuesday, disclosed that 1,192 persons were killed by bandits and other forms of violence in 2021 across the state, just as... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 107 times

Tags: Samuel Aruwan, Nasir El-Rufai

Judge orders Nigerian Navy to pay entitlements of late Ndubuisi Kanu

AN Ikeja High Court has ordered the Nigerian Navy to pay the entitlements of a former Military Administrator of Lagos and Imo, the late Rear Adm.... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 106 times

Tags: Justice Christopher Balogun, Rear Adm. Ndubuisi Kanu, Mrs Gladys Kanu, Mr O.Owoh, Mrs C. G. Cirbam, Josephine Ndubuisi-Kanu

Fresh attack: 11 confirmed dead, others injured in Southern Kaduna

NO fewer than 11 people were killed by unknown gunmen in Kurmin Masara of Zangon Kataf local government area of Kaduna State on Sunday. Security forces said... Read more

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

Tags: Nasir El-Rufa’i, Samuel Aruwan

Fight against cancer gains support from NYSC

MAJ.-Gen. Shuaibu Ibrahim, the Director-General of National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, has pledged the partnership and readiness to involve corps members in the fight against cancer... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 138 times

Tags: Chris Ifediora, Samuel Agwu, Maj.-Gen. Shuaibu Ibrahim

Oyo government gives scholarship to 23-year-old blinded from EndSARS brutality

SAMUEL Ogundeji, a 23-year-old, who was falsely accused of stealing a banker’s wallet and brutalised by men of the defunct Special Anti-Robbery Squad, SARS, which resulted... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 145 times

Tags: Daily Trust, Justice Badejoko Adeniji, Seyi Makinde, SAMUEL Ogundeji, Special Anti-Robbery Squad

Miyetti Allah charges Ortom 'treat us as Benue indigenes'

THE Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria, MACBAN, has appealed to Samuel Ortom, Benue state governor, to consider its members as indigenes of the state... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 184 times

Tags: Ibrahim Galma, Risku Mohammed, Samuel Ortom, MACBAN

Construction of roads, bridges gets N64.69bn approval from FEC

THE Federal Executive Council, FEC, has approved contracts worth N64,686,536,230 for the construction of roads and bridges in various parts of the country, including the Federal... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 129 times

Tags: Jabi Samuel, Jabi Yakubu, Babatunde Fashola, FEC, Garba Shehu, Malam Mohammed Musa Bello

Gov. Ortom saved Benue State from terrorists, COSMBYLA replies Tiv Youth Council

By Benprince Ezeh THE Coalition of Southern and Middle Belt Youth Leaders Assembly, COSMBYLA, has dismissed as baseless the allegations of  Tiv Youth Council, a faceless group, who said... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 156 times

Tags: COSMBYLA, Samuel Ortom,

Watford sign Nigeria winger from Bordeaux

Watford have signed Nigeria winger Samuel Kalu from Bordeaux. He joins the Hornets for a fee reported to be close to £3m on a three-year deal, keeping him at... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 127 times

Tags: Watford, Samuel Kalu, Bordeaux

That call before the Eagles’ Crash

By Uzor Maxim Uzoatu SUPERSTITIOUS Nigerians believe ever so vociferously that the crashing out of the Super Eagles from the Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON, tournament in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 119 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Alex Iwobi, Maduka Okoye, Ryszard Kapuscinski, Augustine Eguavoen, Mohammed Salah, Moses Simon, Samuel Chukwueze. 

El-Rufai reveals 387 lives lost in 2 Kaduna LGAs in 2 years

NASIR El-Rufai, Kaduna State governor, on Wednesday, has revealed that 387 lives were lost to armed attacks among Atyap, Fulani, Chawai, Irigwe and Hausa communities in... Read more

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

Tags: ACP Danladi Ibrahim, Col. Tony Opurum, Bashir Dawaki, Francis Sani, Dominic Gambo Yahaya, Yahaya Mohammed, Nasir El-Rufai, Samuel Aruwan

You have done nothing good for people of Benue - Presidency attacks Ortom

THE Presidency last night attacked the Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom over his comment when he appeared on Arise television programme where he said that Nigerians... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 262 times

Tags: Gov. Samuel Ortom, Mallam Garba Shehu, President Muhammadu Buhari,

1 psychiatric doctor attends to 50 patients daily as brain-drain worsens

A Senior Registrar in Psychiatry, Dr Samuel Aladejare, has identified brain-drain, limited slots and complicated recruitment process as major factors responsible for the limited number of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 106 times

Tags: Dr Samuel Aladejare,

NGO lauds National Assembly for supporting NYSC Trust Fund Bill

 THE Save Humanity Advocacy Centre (SHAC), a Non Governmental Organisation (NGO), has applauded members of the National Assembly for giving overwhelming support to the Bill seeking... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 70 times

Tags: Samuel Akinfolarin,

NGO lauds National Assembly for supporting NYSC Trust Fund Bill

 THE Save Humanity Advocacy Centre (SHAC), a Non Governmental Organisation (NGO), has applauded members of the National Assembly for giving overwhelming support to the Bill seeking... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 62 times

Tags: Samuel Akinfolarin,Joyce Ogwu, President Muhammadu Buhari

Victims urge Shell to pay $3.4bn NOSDRA fine over Bonga oil spill

VICTIMS of the 2011 Bonga oil spill have demanded that Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company, SNEPCO, should immediately pay the sum of $3.4billion fines and... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 139 times

Tags: Samuel Ayadi, Shell

2023: Wike not in support of Atiku, Saraki, courts five Govs

AS the 2023 presidential race gathers momentum, Nyesom Wike, Rivers State Governor, is all out to edge out Atiku Abubakar, former Vice President, erstwhile Bukola Saraki,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 97 times

Tags: Aminu Hayatu, Kassim Afegbua, Yusuph Olaniyonu, DAAR Communications, Raymond Dokpesi, Darius Ishaku, Aminu Tambuwal, Seyi Makinde, Nyesom Wike, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, Godwin Obaseki, Ifeanyi Okowa, Samuel

Ortom suspends four Benue traditional rulers for misconduct

FOUR traditional rulers in the Sankera axis of Benue state comprising, Ukum, Logo and Katsina-Ala Local Government Areas of the state have been suspended by Governor... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 119 times

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

Why i granted Ortom amnesty to 49 convicts on death row - Ortom

GOVERNOR Samuel Ortom of Benue State has granted amnesty to 49 convicts on death row in Correctional Centers across the country. Of that number 34 of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 158 times

Tags: Micheal Gusa, Makurdi, GOVERNOR Samuel Ortom

Nigerians regret electing president Buhari — Ortom

GOVERNOR Samuel Ortom of Benue state, on Thursday, said Nigerians are feeling very sorry for electing President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress, APC, in... Read more

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

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Rice pyramid false, big mistake electing President Buhari, APC – Ortom…

….Nigeria cannot display rice pyramid and masses are hungry …..signs amended Benue grazing law proving stiffer penalties for offenders GOVERNOR Samuel Ortom of Benue state, Thursday, said... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 600 times

Tags: GOVERNOR Samuel Ortom, APC, Open Grazing, President Muhammadu Buhari

NFSC appoints Amb. Olonisakin as patron

The Nigeria Football Supporters Club (NFSC), on Thursday appointed Amb. Abayomi Olonisakin, Nigeria’s  Ambassador to Cameroon as its patron. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 64 times

Tags: Nigeria Football Supporters Club (NFSC), Amb. Abayomi Olonisakin, Dr Rafiu Ladipo, Rev. Samuel Ikpea, Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON), Super Eagles,

Ortom signs anti-open grazing amendment bill into law

 GOV. Samuel Ortom of Benue on Thursday signed the state anti-open grazing amendment bill into law. Speaking at the ceremony in Makurdi, Ortom said that the amendment... Read more

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

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Nigerian Idol season 7: IK Osakioduwa returns as host

 AFTER a thrilling ride filled with suspense and humour in the last season, IK Osakioduwa is set to return as a second-time host for Nigerian Idol... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 70 times

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NCDMB, Navy to collaborate on vessel compliance, security  

THE Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) and the Nigerian Navy on Wednesday agreed to collaborate closely to enforce the Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 262 times

Tags: Engr. Simbi Kesiye Wabote, Vice Admiral Awwal Zubairu, Vice Admiral Awwal Zubairu Gambo, NCDMB

Soludo's intending cabinet members to ready CV, prepare for written and oral interviews

WITH less than 60 days to the swearing-in of the Governor-elect of Anambra State, Prof Charles Soludo, indications are that the old ways of selecting cabinet... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 298 times

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Nyako and N29bn fraud: Appeal court rules

THE Court of Appeal, Abuja Division, has upheld the judgement of Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court, Abuja, which had on July 19, 2021,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 85 times

Tags: Crust Energy Limited, Zulkifik Abba, Abubakar Aliyu, Blue Opal Limited, Tower Assets Management Limited, EFCC, Admiral Murtala Nyako, Justice Okon Abang

3 sailors killed in blast on Indian navy ship docked in Mumbai

 DEFENCE officials say three sailors were killed in an explosion on an Indian Navy ship. The blast took place on the INS Ranvir at the naval dockyard... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 74 times

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Alleged fraud: Court orders Nyako to enter defence, strikes out appeal

A three-member panel of the Court of Appeal in Abuja has ordered a former Adamawa Governor Admiral Murtala Nyako (rtd.) to enter his defence in the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 135 times

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Osinbajo-led committee to tap Nigeria’s blue economy

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Monday at the Presidential Villa, Abuja,  inaugurated an Expanded Partnership Committee on Sustainable Blue Economy. The committee, chaired by the Vice President,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 120 times

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PDP will surely produce next president - Ayu

NATIONAL Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Senator Iyorchia Ayu has said his party will surely produce President Muhammadu Buhari’s successor. He said the current alleged... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 96 times

Tags: Dr Ipalibo Harry-Banigo, Mohammed Bala, Okezie Ikpeazu, Samuel Ortom, Udom Emmanuel, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, Seyi Makinde,

Nollywood promoted rise in ritual killings - Samklef

MUSIC producer Samklef has blamed Nollywood producers for the rise in ritual killings. Born Samuel Oguachuba, the entertainer argued the promotion of fetish stuff in movies is... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 103 times

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Lagos government rehabilitated 524 roads in 2021, to fix 600 in 2022

THE Lagos State Public Works Corporation (LSPWC) on Sunday,  said it rehabilitated 524 roads in 2021 and was targeting rehabilitation of additional 600 in 2022. Spokesman of the corporation,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 94 times

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2022 Armed Forces Remembrance Day: Let’s work to enthrone peace - Iteire urges

ISOKO North Council Chairman, Deacon Christian Iteire has called on Nigerians to desist in fanning the embers of disunity but work to ensure peace for the... Read more

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Nasarawa LG Chairman Slumps, Dies In Hospital

EMMANUEL Leweh, Chairman of Akwanga Local Government Council in Nasarawa State, is dead. A source, who spoke with Daily Trust said the deceased had a meeting with his council... Read more

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

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Kelly Kanu is not the head of my family - Mrs Ndubuisi Kanu

GLADYS Ndubuisi, widow of the late Rear Admiral Ndubuisi, on Friday, said that one Kelly Kanu, parading himself as the head of the Kanu family is... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 357 times

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FG receives accolade over free train ride during Yuletide

SOME Nigerians, who enjoyed free train rides between Lagos and Ibadan during Yuletide have commended President Muhammadu Buhari’s efforts in revamping the rail sector. The passengers, who... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 83 times

Tags: Damilola Ajayi, Umar Aliu, University Teaching Hospital Ibadan, Rotimi Amaechi, Samuel Ladipo, Muhammadu Buhari, NAN

2023 PRESIDENCY: Can godsons, allies work for, against Tinubu

THE declaration of Asiwaju Ahmed Tinubu, national leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC,  to contest for the 2023 presidential election has stirred the political waters... Read more

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Wife of Deputy Chief of Staff, Director in Plateau abducted by gunmen

VEM was abducted in front of her house, close to the State Government House in Rayfield, Jos while returning from an outing. However, another set of armed... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 107 times

Tags: VEM, Plateau, Dr. Samuel Audu, gunmen

Ferran Torres: Barcelona able to register forward after Samuel Umtiti agrees new pay cut deal

BARCELONA say they are able to register Spain forward Ferran Torres, two weeks after he joined the club from Manchester City. A new extended contract for defender Samuel... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 166 times

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KDSG inaugurates governing boards for 3 tertiary institutions

The Kaduna State Government on Monday inaugurated the Governing Councils for its three tertiary institutions. The institutions are: Kaduna State University (KASU), Nuhu Bamali Polytechnic, Zaria, and... Read more

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14,000 candidates competes for 4,800 admission slots in KASU

THE Kaduna State University, KASU, has begun screening to admit 4,800 candidates for various programmes in the 2021/2022 academic session. Samuel Manshop, the registrar of the university,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 156 times

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Don canvases the use of virtual lab in secondary schools

PROF. Samuel Onasanya of Department of Educational Technology, University of Ilorin, on Thursday advocated the use of virtual laboratory in teaching selected concepts in secondary schools... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 104 times

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Buhari’s displeasure with power sector performance an indictment on NERC – Group

 A group, the All Electricity Consumers Protection Forum, says President Muhammadu Buhari’s displeasure with the performance of the power sector is an indictment on the Nigerian... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 104 times

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Police nab cleric with fresh human head

OYEYEMI Oyeridan, commissioner of police in Ondo State, has paraded a cleric, Alfa Tunde Olayiwola, who was caught with a fresh human head. Olayiwola was arrested in... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 5 months ago | seen 112 times

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Ndubuisi Kanu’s 2nd wife wants court recognise offspring as estate heirs

JOSEPHINE Ndubuisi-Kanu, one of the widows of retired Rear Adm. Ndubuisi Kanu, a former Military Administrator of Lagos and Imo,  on Tuesday asked an Ikeja High... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 161 times

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Late Okwaraji, Yekini honoured at African Illustrious Award night

LATE Samuel Okwaraji, Rashidi Yekini and Joseph Blankson were among those honoured at the 2020 African “Illustrious Award’’ event for their contribution to the country’s development. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 139 times

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Include Miyetti Allah, FUNAM on terrorists list, Ortom tells FG

BENUE State Governor, Samuel Ortom has reiterated his call on the Federal Government to include Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore, Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 127 times

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Former defence college commandant tasks journalists on dissemination of information

REAR Admiral Samuel Alade (Rtd), former commandant of the National Defence College (NDC), Abuja, has urged journalists to ensure proper dissemination of factual information to ensure... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 92 times

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Benue Assembly approves Ortom’s request to borrow N18.225bn

BENUE House of Assembly on Tuesday approved a request made by Gov. Samuel Ortom to borrow N18.225 billion from the Federal Government. Ortom asked for approval to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 135 times

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Electoral Act: Ortom urges Buhari to reject direct primaries for parties

GOV. Samuel Ortom of Benue has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to reject the direct primaries adopted by the National Assembly in Electoral Act amendment bill... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 180 times

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Ortom congratulates Soludo on Anambra election win

BENUE State Governor Samuel Ortom has congratulated Prof Charles Chukwuma Soludo of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) on his victory at the November 6 Anambra... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 104 times

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Defamation: Aruwan vows to pursue justice to logical conclusion

THE Kaduna State Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Samuel Aruwan whose character was allegedly defamed in an online publication has vowed to use the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 116 times

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Physically challenged persons throng church venue to celebrate Ankeli at 57

PHYSICALLY challenged persons on Wednesday in Otukpo turned out in large numbers to attend the 57th birthday anniversary of Dr Samuel Ankeli, the Senior Special Assistant... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 143 times

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Ortom presents 2022 budget of N155.61bn to Benue Assembly

GOV. Samuel Ortom of Benue on Wednesday in Makurdi presented the 2022 budget of N155,611,390,265 to the House of Assembly. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 154 times

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Ending HND, BSc dichotomy, our goal — NATE

THE Nigerian  Association of Technologists in Engineering (NATE) says it is working on completing the process of total removal of dichotomy between polytechnic and university graduates. NATE... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 months ago | seen 86 times

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PDP demands sack of 68 council caretaker committees

PEOPLES Democratic Party (PDP) has sued Osun State Governor Adegboyega Oyetola at the High Court in Osogbo, over the appointment of caretaker committees to manage the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 months ago | seen 81 times

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ECOWAS observation mission salutes Cabo Verde’s Political Maturity

THE ECOWAS Election Observation Mission (EOM) has commended Cabo Verdeans for their “political maturity” and praised the National Electoral Commission, NCE and other election management institutions... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 7 months ago | seen 315 times

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Abductors take away traditional ruler’s twin children, aides in Kwara

 KIDNAPPERS has abducted the twin children of Oba Samuel Adelodun, the Owalobo of Obbo Aiyegunle in Ekiti Local Government Area of Kwara. This is contained in a... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 132 times

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PDP N/Central stakeholders adopt Iyorchia Ayu for party national chairman

THE North Central stakeholder of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have adopted former President of the Senate, Dr Iyorchia Ayu, as their consensus candidate for the... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 202 times

Tags: Peoples Democratic Party, Iyorchia Ayu, North Central PDP, Gov. Samuel Ortom,

Ndubuisi-Kanu: Our father will be upset over funeral lawsuit-daughter

NNENNA Abiona, the first daughter of the late ex-Military Governor of Lagos and Imo, Rear Admiral Ndubuisi Kanu (rtd) said her father would be upset about... Read more

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Betsy Obaseki cup semis: Rivers’ Angels outclass Edo Queens 3 -1 to romp into finals

RIVERS’ Angels continued their dominance of Nigeria’s female football when they defeated Benin-based Edo Queens FC by 3-1,  to romp into the finals of the maiden... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 8 months ago | seen 147 times

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APC lacks the political will to move Nigeria forward – Sen Anyanwu

A leader in the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Samuel Anyanwu, has slammed the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) for lacking the political will to tackle... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 8 months ago | seen 182 times

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MASSOB urges Igbo leaders to ask Buhari to release IPOB Leader

THE Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, has urged Igbo leaders to seize the opportunity provided by the visit of President... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 8 months ago | seen 292 times

Tags: Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, President Muhammadu Buhari, Nnamdi Kanu, Edeson Samuel, Indigenous People of Biafra

How Atiku procured US visa through American firm paid $16.5m

NIGERIA’s former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, reportedly paid $16.5million to an American firm to help him destroy President Buhari campaign message and procure a visa to... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 8 months ago | seen 361 times

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