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AFENIFERE BLOWS HOT: DENIES ENDORSING TINUBU

A South-West based socio-political group, Afenifere has denied endorsing the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu or any aspirant for the 2023 presidential election. Recall that...

OSINBAJO DECORATES NEW IG

The Vice President Professor Yemi Osinbajo SAN has decorated the new acting Inspector-General of Police, Usman Alkali Baba, with his new rank in the State House, Abuja. This followed...

THEODORE:EX-GOVERNORS ARE NOT IN SENATE TO SLEEP

By: Izueke Ifeanyi A former Governor of Abia State, Senator Theodore Orji, has described insinuations that former state governors elected into the Senate were unproductive.

BOKO HARAM: WHY BUHARI IS KEEPING SERVICE CHIEFS –GARBA SHEHU

By: Izueke Ifeanyi Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity to the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), says the clamour for the sacking of service chiefs...

PIUS ANYIM BACKS OUT OF DEFECTION OVER VISIT TO BUHARI – UMAHI

The Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi, on Sunday revealed that he planned his defection to the All Progressives Congress together with the former. Secretary to the Government...

NIGERIA OPEN DRUG MARKETS: ECONOMIC HUBS OR DEATH TRAPS?

Izueke Ifeanyi The open drug markets in the country have continued to escape shutdown despite efforts by the Federal Government to establish coordinated wholesale centres...

ENUGU GOVT TAKES SAFETY MEASURES AGAINST FIRE DISASTER

By: Izueke Ifeanyi The Enugu State Fire Service has made public, plans to commence campaign on safety guidelines against possible fire outbreaks in the state from said on Tuesday,...

“BOKO HARAM KILLING OF 43 FARMERS IN BORNO IS INSANE”-BUHARI

By: Izueke Ifeanyi President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed grief over the killing of farmers on rice fields at Zabarmari, in Jere Local Government of Borno State.

BREAKING – DISEASES PREVENTION AND HEALTH SENSITISATION PROGRAM ATTRACTED BY OKECHUKWU HITS OJI RIVER...

The press had earlier reported that the lawmaker, Okechukwu had Attracted a health boost Sensitization training across the three individual local government Areas, that constitutes Awgu, Aninri and...

ONE DEAD AS POLICE ARREST SUSPECTED PIRATES- RIVERS

By: Izueke Ifeanyi A notorious pirate who has been terrorizing passengers along the Port Harcourt/Bonny waterways in Rivers State, Dan Ezekiel George, has been arrested after his gang attacked...

SHOCKING! MISSING CHILDREN FOUND DEAD IN RETIRED POLICE ENUGU RESIDENCE

By: Ifeanyi Izueke It was both shocking and worrisome as the entire people of Ugwu Ogede in Itchi, Igbo-Eze South Local Government Area of Enugu State on Monday woke...

#ENDSARS: PEACE MASS TRANSIT TO APPEAR BEFORE ENUGU JUDICIAL PANEL

The owner of Peace Mass Transit limited, Sam Maduka Onyishi is expected to appear before the judicial panel of inquiry on Police Brutality and Extra-Judicial killings to answer...

STRIKE CAN’T BE CALLED OFF NOW BY ASUU -NLC TELLS SENATE

The Nigeria Labour Congress on Tuesday said it would be difficult for the Academic Staff Union of Universities to call off its ongoing industrial action.

BREAKING: ENUGU REP SPONSORS TECHNOLOGICAL SKILL ACQUISITION AS CONSTITUENCY PROJECT

The Deputy Minority leader, house of Representatives, Rt. Hon Toby Okechukwu, is currently hosting a craftmanship training for a group of thirty persons from his constituency at the...

EWYGA FROWNS AT DELIBERATE PLOT TO UNDERDEVELOP ENUGU WEST.

Following the fact,that the best form of development is development from within, holding on to this fact, the urban push and rural pull theory takes effect to ensure...

ENUGU LAWMAKER SAYS TIMELY INTERVENTION CURBED YELLOW FEVER IN HIS CONSTITUENCY

Izueke Ifeanyi Chief Ezenta Ezeani, Lawmaker representing Igboetiti East State Constituency in Enugu State House of Assembly, has commended the state Ministry of Health for...

ENUGU: RETIREE DRAGS SAN TO COURT OVER CHILDREN CUSTODY

A top retired federal civil servant, Chief Joseph Chuks Elobuike has dragged his in-law, Mr. Ambrose Maduabuchi to court over the latter’s big refusal to bring home...

UZODIMMA FORSEES MASS DEFECTION TO APC

By: Izueke Ifeanyi The Governor of Imo State, Hope Uzodimma, on Monday, said, the All Progressives Congress was preparing to receive more opposition party governors after the defection of...

EMMANUELLA THE COMEDIENNE GIFTS MUM A HOUSE FOR CHRISTMAS

The 10-year-old took to Instagram to announce that she has finally built a ‘portable’ house for her mother. Nigerians woke up to the heart-warming news on Saturday after she...

ENUGU WEST YOUTH LEADERS VISITS BARRISTER EGUMGBE

The leadership of Enugu West Youth General Assembly (E. W. Y. G. A.), led by the Coordinator General, Amb. Elvis Obinna Nwankwo yesterday, the 16th of December, 2020...

THERE WILL BE A SIGNIFICANT INCREASE IN HEALTH ALLOCATION SAYS GBAJABIAMILA

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila has said that the House is committed to increasing the allocation to the health sector with a view...

POVERTY IS A BANE TO NATIONAL GROWTH SAYS PETER OBI

The Vice-Presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 elections, Mr. Peter Obi, has decried the rate...

“NIGERIANS HAVE HAD ENOUGH” LABOUR LEADER WARNS FG OVER FUEL PRICE HIKE

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has demanded the immediate reversal of the pump price of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), also known as petrol. In a...

PANDEMIC EFFECT: FG TO BORROW $750M FROM WORLD BANK

As part of efforts to mitigate the effect of the pandemic, the Minister of Finance, Budget, and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, says the Federal Government, is in...

SOCIO-CULTURAL GROUPS DIFFER OVER JTF’S RECRUITMENT INTO THE NIGERIAN ARMY

By: Izueke Ifeanyi The recruitment of 400 members of the Civilian Joint Task Force in Borno State into the Nigerian Army has pitted prominent socio-cultural groups representing different regions...

NGIGE KICKS, SAYS ASUU CANNOT CLAIM AUTONOMY

By: Izueke Ifeanyi THE Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) cannot claim to be autonomous when lecturers are paid from the government's purse. Minister of...

BREAKING!: IMO STATE SPEAKER IMPEACHED

By: Izueke Ifeanyi The Speaker of the Imo State House of Assembly, Mr Chiji Collins, has been impeached by the State House of Assembly. Collins...

NDUME KICKS AGAINST REINTEGRATING BOKO HARAM INSURGENTS

Chairman of the Senate Committee on Army, Ali Ndume, has once again disagreed with the Federal Government’s move to rehabilitate and reintegrate repentant Boko Haram members.

JERRY RAWLINS OF GHANA DIES AT 73

Former President of Ghana, Jerry Rawlings, passed on on Thursday at the age of 73. Rawlings is suspected to have...

VATICAN CONGRATULATES BIDEN ON HIS ELECTORAL VICTORY

Pope Francis spoke with Joe Biden by telephone Thursday to offer “blessings and congratulations” to the US president-elect on his victory, the Democrat’s transition team said in a...

WHY EWYGA PAID HON. CHIMA OBIEZE A COURTESY VISIT

By; Chidera Ukolie Franklin Missa Enugu West Youth General Assembly (EWYGA) visited the the founding father and pioneer National Coordinator of...

ENUGU WEST YOUTH GENERAL ASSEMBLY COMMENDS GOV. UGWUANYI OVER MIDWIFERY SCHOOL’S FACE-LIFT

—By Eze, Izuchukwu Ochenwari The leadership of Enugu West Youth General Assembly has once again showered encomiums on the People's Governor,...

REVEALED: FACTS BEHIND AMERICA’S INITIAL OPPOSITION TO IWEALA’S WTO APPOINTMENT

The United States has explained why it is against the election of Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala as the next director-general of...

SHOCKING: MANY FEARED DEAD AS TRUCK CRASHES INTO SCHOOL BUS IN ENUGU

It was tears and cries in the ever busy and lively Awgu town in Agwu Local Government Area of Enugu...

REVEALED: FG SAYS STATES NEED NO SPECIAL APPROVAL TO SHARE PALLIATIVES

The palliative distribution was borne out of the humanitarian activities of the Federal government of Nigeria in order for the elderly and vulnerable citizens to be able to feed during the heat...

DANGOTE ENTERS INTO AGREEMENT WITH ENUGU BASED AUTO COMPANY, PROCURES 3500 HEAVY DUTY TRUCKS.

Dangote Group has entered into a long-term agreement with an Enugu-based automaker, Transit Support Services Limited, for the supply of Shacman trucks being assembled at the Anambra Motor...

#ENDSARS: NBC SANCTIONS AIT, OTHERS FOR VIOLATIONS

The National Broadcasting Commission, NBC, has sanctioned Africa Independent Television (AIT), Arise Television, and Channels Television for what it called a gross violation of the broadcast code, top of which is the...

NIGERIAN GOVERNORS’ FORUM DENIES HOARDING COVID-19 PALLIATIVES

According to a statement signed by the forum’s spokesperson Abdulrazaque Bello-Barkindo, on Monday, the governors have held several meetings since the #EndSARS street protests and started to address...

“LOOTING IS A BRAZEN DISREGARD FOR THE BLOOD OF THE FALLEN HEROES” SAYS DAVIDO

Davido, has condemned the lootings that trailed the shooting of #EndSARS protesters at the Lekki toll gate Lagos. David Adeleke Last Tuesday, soldiers had opened...

MY POSITION ON LEKKI TOLLGATE INCIDENT WILL MADE CLEAR UPON THE ESTABLISHMENT OF FACTS...

Few days after he addressed the nation regarding the violence and unrest that marred the #EndSARS protests, President Muhammadu Buhari says he is avoiding to get into any debates until all facts are established.

HON. CHIMA OBIEZE CONDOLES WITH FAMILIES OF VICTIMS, AWARD SCHOLARSHIPS TO SIBLINGS

The Member representing Ezeagu constituency in Enugu State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Chima Obieze on Sunday, October 25, 2020 visited the families of the people killed by the bullets from the...

EFCC QUESTIONS LAGOS SPEAKER OVER ALLEGED FINANCIAL MISDEMEANOR

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), are currently interrogating the Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Mudashiru Obasa, over allegations of financial recklessness.

JUSTICE! COURT SLAMS LIFE BEHIND BARS ON PASTOR, FIVE OTHERS

Prophet Babatunde Alfa, and 5 others of Praising Chapel on Tuesday have been sentenced to life imprisonment over the disappearance of a one-year-old boy on the church premises....

RWANDA APPOINTS A 19 YEAR OLD MINISTER

Rwandan President Paul Kagame yesterday appointed a 19-year-old boy as minister.Patrick NKURIZA 19 years old, appointed Minister of New Technologies and Development of RWANDA by Paul KAGAME. As the...

LEBANESE PRIME MINISTER ANNOUNCES RESIGNATION AMIDST BEIRUT PORT BLAST CRITICISMS

Lebanon’s premier Hassan Diab stepped down Monday amid fury within and outside his government over the deadly Beirut port blast he blamed on the incompetence and corruption of...

YOU ARE FREE TO MOURN ME HOWEVER YOU WANT- OLUSEGUN OBASANJO

Former Nigerian president, Olusegun Obasanjo, has responded to the criticisms that have trailed his controversial condolence message on the passing of Buruji Kashamu, a former senator and leader...

US COURT ACQUITS Ex-NAPIMS BOSS OF HUMAN TRAFFICKING.

Mr. Dafe Sejebor, former Group General Manager of National Petroleum Investment Management Services (NAPIMS), has been discharged of alleged sex/human trafficking charges in the United States of America.

JAMB FIXES DATES FOR HIGHER INSTITUTIONS TO BEGIN POST UTME SCREENING

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has shifted the post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) screening for the 2020 admission processes into universities, polytechnics and colleges of education...

MAJEK FASHEK SET FOR BURIAL IN THE US- SON

Legendary reggae musician, Majek Fashek, will be buried in New York, United States where he died. His son ,Randy, revealed this in a video on Monday.

“YOU BETRAYED THE FAITH WE HAD IN YOU” PDP BERATES ONDO DEPUTY GOVERNOR

The Ondo chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says Agboola Ajayi, deputy governor of the state, will soon realise that he has wasted what was remaining in his goodwill with his...

BREAKING! ONDO DEPUTY GOVERNOR DUMPS PDP

ONDO State Deputy Governor, Hon Agboola Ajayi has resigned his membership of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP). Ajayi according to his Media Adviser, Allen Sowore...

JUST IN: PMB MEETS NORTH-EAST GOVERNORS, SECURITY CHIEFS OVER INSECURITY

Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari is meeting with Governors from the six Northeast states and security chiefs over rising insecurity in the region. At the meeting...

BREAKING: SENATOR BURUJI KASHAMU IS DEAD

Senator Buruji Kashamu is dead, Dailyfacts has gathered. Kashamu, according to sources died as a result of multiple organ failure, after contracting COVID-19. The former...

CONFERENCE OF SPEAKERS CONDEMN OBASEKI OVER SIEGE ON HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

The chairman of the Conference of Speakers of State Legislatures in Nigeria, Rt. Hon. Mudashiru Obasa, has condemned the recent siege on the Edo State House of Assembly by men suspected to...

“LAWMAKERS ARM-TWIST US TO GET PROJECTS THEY NEVER EXECUTE”- PONDEI

The acting managing director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Prof. Kemebradikumo Daniel Pondei, weekend, listed some of the contracts the commission was allegedly coerced to pay...

PDP LOSES EX-NATIONAL AUDITOR, ADEYANJU

The former National Auditor of the Peoples Democratic Party, Alhaji Fatai Adeyanju, is dead. The Ogun State branch of the party announced Adeyanju’s death on...

INSECURITY: POLICE KILLS 8 BANDITS IN KATSINA STATE

The police in Katsina State have killed eight bandits in Batsari Local Government Area of Katsina State. In a statement issued by the Police Public...

IFEANYI UBA IGNORES INNOSON MOTORS, PROCURES FOREIGN BRANDS

The Senator Ifeanyi Ubah led Anambra Progressives has shunned Nigeria’s only vehicle manufacturing company, Innoson Vehicle Manufacturing(IVM), and has purchased foreign medical ambulances, for the launching of the two (2) isolation centres...

NIGERIAN ARMY NEUTRALISES BANDITS, RECOVER COWS AND ARMS

Nigeria Army Neutralises Bandits, Recovers Cows, Guns, Others In Katsina.The Nigeria Army disclosed this on its Twitter page on Friday. Gallant troops of the Nigeria Army have neutralised armed...

DSS TO WITHDRAW AIDES FROM FORMER EDO SPEAKER

The Department of State Services and the Edo State Police Command are set to withdraw operatives from the former Speaker of the Edo House of Assembly, Hon. Frank Abumere Okiye, and his...

IZE-IYAMU’S N700M FRAUD BAGGAGE AND BUHARI’S WAR AGAINST CORRUPTION

pastor Osaze Ize-Iyamu. We have been waiting to see how our no nonsense, corruption-fighting President, Muhammadu Buhari, is going to handle the case of Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, the...

PRIZE FOR EXCELLENCE: AFUWAPE EMERGES THE BEST PUBLIC AFFAIRS OFFICER IN LAGOS STATE PUBLIC...

The Public Affairs Officer of the Lagos State Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture and an Associate of the Nigeria Institute of Public Relations, NIPR, Mr. Ayodele-Ayomilelyi...

PMB FELICITATES WITH NGIGE ON HIS 68TH YEAR BIRTHDAY

President Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated with the Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, on the occasion of his 68th birthday. The President’s congratulatory...

EDO DRAMA: WHEN YOU RIDE A TIGER TO THE MARKET PLACE

Governor Obaseki, Edo state Governor Friedrich Nietzsche says and I quote: ”A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies." Obaseki did all he...

AVIATION: PASSENGERS TO ARRIVE THREE HOURS BEFORE FLIGHT AS INTERNATIONAL FLIGHT PREPARES TO COMMENCE

The Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 has asked aviation authorities and airline operators to begin the process for the restart of international flights. With the...

EDO POLLS: PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI ENDORSES IZE-IYAMU AS APC FLAG BEARER

President Muhammadu Buhari presenting the symbolic party flag to Pastor Osaze Ize-Iyamu President Muhammadu Buhari presents the symbolic APC flag to the party’s governorship candidate in Edo State,...

BREAKING: CHAOS, AS FUEL TANKER KILLS WOMAN IN FRONT OF SIGNAL BARRACKS IN LAGOS

The Tanker, already cordoned off to prevent people from scooping fuel. It started like a normal working day until a loaded Fuel tanker fell right in front of...

TWO SUSPECTED KIDNAPPERS ESCAPE AT POLICE CHECK POINT IN ENUGU

It was gathered that the men, suspected to be behind the abduction of four persons returning from a burial on the Nike-Ugwogo-Nsukka Road on Friday, were accosted at...

REGIONAL PEACE IS THE PANACEA FOR NIGER-DELTA CHALLENGES

The oil-rich Niger Delta region may remain poor and underdeveloped if the various ethnic nationalities in the region continue to fight themselves, a member of the House of...

INEC APPROVES ELECTORAL RESULT VIEWING PORTAL

A new dawn is here for the electioneering process in Nigeria as Independent National Electoral Commission just approved the introduction a dedicated public portal known as the INEC...

POLICE INTERCEPTS 40FT CONTAINER CONTAINING TRAMADOL AND CODEINE

Tramadol and Codeine.( photo by Channels TV) The police, Customs and NDLEA on August 6, 2020, inspected an intercepted container discovered to contain illegal drugs. The police, Customs,...

AIRLINES TO START PREPARING FOR INTERNATIONAL FLIGHTS- FG

The federal government has asked airlines in the country to begin the process for the resumption of international flights. The federal government had banned international flights in March as...

ANAMBRA 2021: GROUP PLACES COMPETENCE OVER ZONING

Report of a research, recently conducted ahead of next year’s governorship election in Anambra State, has favoured credibility over zoning. The study by Media Awareness...

FRESH FEARS EMERGE AS MARTINS IDIAKPINI IS SUSPECTED TO HAVE BEEN KILLED IN DETENTION

Martins Idakpini, the detained soldier arrested for criticising Chief of Army Staff and exposing the high level saboteur reigning supreme among the Army ranks in a viral...

NIGERIAN ARMY DISMISSES FEMALE OFFICER RAPED BY BANDITS

The Nigerian Army has dismissed a soldier for getting pregnant after she was raped by suspected bandits on her way to Ogbomoso, Oyo State. The...

EDO IMPEACHMENT: HEAVY POLICE PRESENCE AROUND ASSEMBLY COMPLEX

Police takes over the Assembly complex in Edo state This is coming barely 24 hours after the Deputy Speaker, Yekini Idiaye, was impeached by the state lawmakers.

INSURGENTS ALREADY PENETRATING NORTH-WESTERN NIGERIA AND FAST EXTENDING TO THE SOUTH- U.S.

The United States has called on the Nigerian government to take the lead in the fight against insurgency in the country. The Commander of U.S....

LAW FIRM DRAGS MULTICHOICE TO COURT OVER POOR SERVICE, DEMANDS COMPENSATION

A law firm, Zion Chambers of Peters Ike Adonu And Co. has dragged multichoice Nigeria to court for refusal to renew its subscription after payment has been made.

NIGERIAN ARMY DENIES THE “SOLDIERS” INVOLVED IN ABAKALIKI ROBBERY

The Nigerian Army says soldiers allegedly arrested for bullion van robbery in Abakaliki, Ebonyi State are not its personnel. Deputy Director, Army Public Relations in 82 Division of the...

FIRE GUTS ECOWAS SECRETARIAT IN ABUJA

There was a fire outbreak at the Accounts and Finance department of the Economic Community of West African States Commission secretariat, Asokoro, Abuja, on Tuesday night. It was learnt...

EXTERNAL BORROWINGS: REPS SUMMON AMAECHI, PANTAMI AND OTHERS FOR SCRUTINY

The House of Representatives has summoned the Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed and the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami.

SECURITY OPERATIVES DISRUPTS REVOLUTION NOW PROTESTS, SCORES ARRESTED 

Security agents on Wednesday arrested about 67 #RevolutionNow protesters in Abuja and Osogbo, the Osun State capital. Sixty people were arrested in Abuja by a...

KEMI OLUNLOYO BLOWS HOT AS MEGA CHICKEN REFUTES HER CLAIMS 

Popular Nigerian investigative journalist, Kemi Olunloyo has threatened to go on a social media war with the management of Mega Chicken Restaurants Limited after the company refuted claims...

SHAIBU ACCUSES YEKINI IDIAYE OF COLLECTING 40M FROM APC

Mr Philip Shaibu, Deputy Governor of Edo State. The Deputy Governor of Edo State, Mr Philip Shaibu, has accused the deputy speaker of the state House of Assembly,...

FACE MASK VIOLATION: LADY SLUMPS BEFORE COURT IN OSUN

A woman, Tolulope Olagunju, who is standing trial before an Osun State Magistrates’ Court in Osogbo, for not wearing a face mask on Tuesday slumped during court session.

FG RESCUES NIGERIAN LADIES TRAPPED IN LEBANON

The Federal Government has rescued the Nigerian women who appeared recently in a viral video pleading for help after being trafficked to Lebanon. Chairman/CEO of...

CACOVID COMMENDS GOVERNOR UGWANYI FOR CUSHIONING COVID-19 EFFECTS

The Nigerian Private Sector Coalition Against COVID-19 (CACOVID) has commended Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State, for his laudable efforts at minimizing the impact of COVID-19 pandemic on...

SENATE REPORT UNVEILS HOW PONDEI, OTHERS SPENT N5B ON MEDICALS

NNDDC Boss, Pondei The Senate report on the alleged financial recklessness in the Niger Delta Development Commission has revealed how the top management of the agency shared N4.9bn...

INSECURITY: PRESIDENT MEETS WITH SECURITY CHIEFS

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), is currently presided over a meeting of the security council with the ckre intent of charging the...

“PRODUCE YOUR PRIMARY SCHOOL CERTIFICATE”, PDP ATTACKS OSHIOMOLE

The Peoples Democratic Party, on Monday, has asked a former National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, to present his Primary School Leaving Certificate if his...

TRAGEDY: THREE FEARD DEAD IN LAGOS AUTO CRASH

The Lagos State Traffic Management, on Tuesday, said three persons died in a road accident along Iyana Dopemu road, Lagos. We gathered that the incident...

JUDGE OF THE FCT HIGH COURT DIES AT 64

Justice Jude Okeke of the Federal Capital Territory, FCT High Court, Abuja is dead. He died at the age of 64, at the National Hospital in Abuja. Until his...

COVID-19: TASK FORCE OFFICERS RAPE GIRL INSIDE OPERATIONAL VEHICLE

Members of COVID-19 TASKS FORCE in ANAMBRA STATE, allegedly raped a girl inside a bus, in broad daylight for not using face mask! This is outrageous. This reminds us that the calibre of...

PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI ORDERS THE IMMEDIATE PAYMENT OF NDDC SCHOLARSHIP STUDENTS’ OUTSTANDING FEES

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the payment of fees and stipends of stranded scholarship students of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) studying abroad. In...

FG LAUNCHES REVIEW OF BROADCASTING CODE, SAYS HATE SPEECH NOW ATTRACTS N5M

The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, briefs reporters at the unveiling of the reviewed 6th Broadcasting Code in Lagos on August 4, 2020.

REVEALED: REASONS BEHIND DOGARA’S RECENT DEFECTION TO APC

The former Speaker of the House of Representatives Yakubu Dogara has once agai taken everyone by surprise when he defected from the Peoples’...

GOVERNOR UGWUANYI SET TO COMPLETE 76 HOUSING UNITS OF MOBILE POLICE FORCE SQUADRON

The ongoing construction of 76 Police Mobile Force Squadron Facility, by Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi’s administration, for the Nigeria Police Force, along Ugwuogo-Nike/Opi-Nsukka road, by Ekwegbe in Igbo-Etiti Local Government Area has reached...

OIL COMMISSION FRAUD: IMO STATE GOVERNMENT VOWS TO RECOVER MISSING FUNDS

The Imo State Government has vowed to recover N12.3bn said to be unaccounted for in the financial records of the Imo State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission, simply known as ISOPADEC.

FEDERAL GOVERNMENT COMMENCE DECONTAMINATION OF UNITY SCHOOLS AHEAD OF RESUMPTION

The Federal Ministry of Environment in collaboration with the Federal Ministry of Education has commenced decontamination of 19,000 unity schools in preparation for their resumption. The Minister of Environment, Dr. Mohammed Mahmood...

DE-RADICALISED BOKO HARAM MEMBER CONFESSED TO HAVE LOST COUNT OF HIS KILLINGS

I have killed so many Christians to the extent, I can’t remember how many lives I have Wasted. Abdulwahab Usman, one of the alleged “repentant” Boko Haram fighters, says...

DETAINED SOLDIER: SUSPICIONS AS DETAINED SOLDIER IS SUSPECTED DEAD

Top sources within the army had disclosed that Buratai had vowed to deal ruthlessly with the detained soldier for his action and also treat the order of Justice Chikere with disdain.

2023 PRESIDENCY: WHY NOTHING SHOULD STOP THE SOUTH EAST-EDWIN CLARK

ELDER Statesman and former Federal Commissioner for Information, Senator Edwin Clark, said, weekend, that it was uncalled-for and hypocritical for Northern politicians to argue that there was no...

IT IS SUCH A PITY THAT I FAILED TO PROTECT KATSINA PEOPLE, SAYS GOVERNOR...

The governor of Katsina state, Aminu Masari has admitted his inability to protect his people in the face of the attack by marauding bandits. Speaking to reporters in Katsina,...

POLICE ARRESTS 7 EBONYI BULLION VAN ROBBERS INCLUDING SERVING AND DISMISSED SOLDIERS

In a recent development to the attack on a Bullion van in Abakaliki, Ebonyi State on 29th July 2020, by Bank Robbers which led to the death of...

SHOPRITE CONSIDERS LEAVING NIGERIA, INCUBATING PLANS TO SELL MAJORITY STAKE

South African retail giants, Shoprite International Limited said it is considering the potential sale of the majority stake of its Nigerian holdings, Retail Supermarkets Nigeria Limited.

AKPABIO FINGERS IBORI, UDUAGHAN, KALU TO NDDC PROJECTS

Senator Goodswil Akpabio. The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs THE Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio, has linked two former governors of Delta State, Messrs James...

GOVERNOR IKPEAZU FIRES TRANSPORT COMMISSIONER, LG HEADS

Abia State Governor has sacked his Commissioner of Transport, Ekele Nwaohammuo. This was contained in a statement titled, ‘Government special announcement’ by Chief of Staff to the Governor,...

OBASEKI’S FAMILY ENDORSES IZE-IYAMU, SAYS GOVERNANCE TRANSCENDS SENTIMENTS

Prominent members of the family of the Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, who on Saturday endorsed the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, for the September 19, 2020 Edo...

IGBO PRESIDENCY 2023: GROUP RELEASES LIST FOR POSSIBLE CANDIDATES

A leading pan-Igbo Organization, Igbo Leadership Development Foundation (ILDF), which organized a national dialogue on National Unity, Restructuring and Rotation of Presidential Power in Nigeria in Abuja in...

LATE EDO COMMISIONER’S EX WORKER CONFESSES TO HIS ROLE IN THE KIDNAP OF HIS...

Andrew Ogbeche, a former worker of the slain former Commissioner for Youths and Sports in Edo State, Mr Egbe Ediagbonya, has owned up on the role he played...

ENUGU STATE DECLARES WAR ON RAPISTS. ARRESTS 27 ACROSS THE STATE

The Bauchi State Police Command said it arrested 27 suspected rapists across the state in the last one month. The state Police Public Relations...

SUSPECTED HERDSMEN KIDNAPS TWO IN ENUGU

The victims; a Lawyer and a business man are both from Isi-Uzo local government area of Enugu state. The two were said to have travelled...

2023 PRESIDENCY: PETER AGBA KALU SPEAKS ON WHY HE SUPPORTS MAMMAN DAURA

Mamman Daura who is president Buhari’s nephew, wants power rotation jettisoned because it denies the nation competence where it matters most. That’s ok by me on one condition;...

IGBO PRESIDENCY: ODUMEJE SAYSONLY KALU CAN FIX THE NATION

Popular cleric, Prophet Chukwuemeka Ohanaemere, better known as Odumeje ‘The Lion’, founder of Mountain of Holy Ghost Intervention and Deliverance Ministry, has declared that only the Igbos can fix Nigeria’s economy.

ENUGU STATE COMMENCES OFFICE DECONTAMINATION AHEAD OF RESUMPTION

Ahead of August 3 resumption of duty, after four months of lockdown, the Enugu State Government has reminded all civil servants in the state of the need to adhere strictly to the...

ARSENAL BEATS CHELSEA TO CLAIM THE FA TITLE

It was an interesting final outing as expected as Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang inspired Arsenal to a record 14th FA Cup win as the Gunners captain struck twice to beat Chelsea 2-1 in the...

RAMPAGING GUN MEN KILLS VILLAGE HEAD IN NASARAWA

The late village head of Odu community, Udege development area in Nasarawa Local Government Area of Nasarawa State, Amos Ewa Obere. Gunmen have killed the village head of Odu...

WORSHIP CENTRES ACROSS LAGOS SET TO REOPEN FROM AUGUST 7

The Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu says places of worship in the state will be reopened from August 7. Sanwo-Olu disclosed this on Saturday during a briefing on...

MILLIONS LOST AS FIRE GUTS THE FAMOUS AMU MARKET IN MUSHIN LAGOS

Tragedy struck in Mushin Local Government Area of Lagos State when fire razed a foam market in the community. The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency...

GOVERNOR YAHAYA BELLO VOWS TO RID KOGI STATE OF CRIMINALS

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello has vowed that the current onslaught on criminal elements in the state will be sustained until they are crushed completely.

KIDNAPPERS ON KADUNA-ABUJA EXPRESWAY HAVING FIELD DAY AMIDST SALLAH FESTIVITIES

Kidnappers on Thursday returned to Abuja-Kaduna expressways, allegedly abducting an unspecified number of travellers.There has been respite on kidnapping activities on the highway since a ban on inter-state movement in the wake...

EDO ELECTION: OBASEKI AND IZE-IYAMU CLASH OVER THREAT OF VIOLENCE

The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, yesterday, accused the leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state of planning violence and importing arms to intimidate and harass his supporters ahead...

ENUGU STATE GOVERNMENT FLAGS OFF SCHOOLS DECONTAMINATION AHEAD OF RESUMPTION

Enugu govt flags off decontamination of schools ahead of resumption The Enugu State Government, on Friday, flagged off comprehensive decontamination and fumigation of secondary schools in the state, ahead...

SEX TOY SHOP SCANDAL: COURT DISMISSES CASE AGAINST SENATOR ABBO

A Magistrate Court sitting in Zuba, the outskirts of Abuja has dismissed the case of assault instituted by the Nigeria Police Force against the lawmaker representing Adamawa-North, Senator...

JUBILATIONS AS EBONYI STATE GOVERNOR WINS BATTLE AGAINST COVID-19

The Governor confirmed this in a statement he personally signed on Friday. In his statement, Governor David Umahi disclosed that his daughter and three of...

THIRD MAINLAND BRIDGE: LOW PATRONAGE MAY HAMPER SALES FOR HELICOPTER BUSINESS

The hope of helicopter shuttle services operators to cash on the partial closure of Lagos Third Mainland Bridge may be marred by low patronage. Chief Operating Officer of Tropical...

REVELATIONS: AMAZON BOSS MAKES PATERNITY REVELATIONS

The CEOs of Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google are set to testify before a House antitrust subcommittee Wednesday about whether their companies have too much power. For Amazon founder...

IBADAN STANDS STILL AS CHIEF BODE AKINDELE IS COMMITTED TO MOTHER EARTH

As the remains of the astute industeialist is committed to mother earth, the Olubadan of Ibadan had ordered the closure of three major Markets Tomorrow in Honour of Late Chief Bode Akindele.The...

EX BB NAIJA STAR BURIES YOUNGER BROTHER AMIDST TEARS

The remains of Alexander Kareem, brother of ex-BBNaija star, Khafi has been buried amid tears. The 20-year-old was shot dead at Askew Road in Shepherd’s Bush West London, on...

TWIN BLAST HITS MAIDUGURI ON THE EVE OF SALLAH

There have been at least two bomb blasts within Maiduguri, capital of Borno state, within the last 10 minutes. A source who prefers to be anonymous made it known that the first...

EID-EL-KABIR: GOV. UGWUANYI FELICITATES WITH THE MUSLIMS. CALLS FOR PRAYERS OVER NATIONAL CHALLENGES

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has enjoined Muslims and indeed all Nigerians, to use the occasion of this year’s Eid-el-Kabir, to rejuvenate their faith in God and pray fervently for the...

FEDERAL EXECUTIVE COUNCIL APPROVES THE SIAMESE POWER DEAL BUDGET AND OTHERS

The 10th virtual Federal Executive Council (FEC)meeting presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari, has ratified the President’s anticipatory approval for the release of €15.21 million (N6,940,081,465.20) offshore and...

KWARA STATE APPEAL COURT ORDERS THE IMMEDIATE REMOVAL OF ASSEMBLY MEMBER, ORDERS HIM TO...

The Court of Appeal, Ilorin Division, on Wednesday ordered the immediate swearing-in of Raheem Agboola, the Peoples Democratic Party candidate for the Ilorin South state constituency in the 2019 general elections into...

MOMENTS OF CLARITY: THE REVELATION OF A REPENTANT IGBO DAUGHTER.

In one of our publications we x-rayed the concept of leadership and how it evolved. The Enugu West Senatorial district as enlightened as it is is no doubt...

BREAKING NEWS! SENATOR AYO FASANMI DIES AT 94.

One of the original leaders of Afenifere and a devoted Awoist, Papa Ayo Fasanmi has gone to be with his ancestors. The elder statesman turned 94 in September...

ONDO STATE GOVERNOR APPRECIATES THE PRESIDENT ON SUCCESS OF BITUMEN EXPLOITATION

Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN has appreciated President Muhammadu Buhari for the role he played in the actualization of the Bitumen exploitation in the state.

KNEELING IS NOT AN ACT OF REPENTANCE, SAYS SHAIBU

The Deputy Governor of Edo State and the running mate to Governor Godwin Obaseki in the September 19 election, Philip Shaibu, has said no amount of kneeling stunt would save the former...

ENUGU GOVERNOR FIXES WORKERS’ RESUMPTION TO 3RD OF AUGUST

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State, has directed all civil servants in the state to resume work on Monday, August 3, 2020.

EX PENSION BOSS LEAVES KUJE PRISON

Ex pension Boss, Maina, who was arraigned before Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court, Abuja, on Oct. 25, 2019, by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) alongside his son,...

ENUGU SIGNS REVISED BUDGET INTO LAW

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has signed the revised 2020 budget of N146,374,641,080.00 into law, as against the earlier approved budget of N169,557,658,300.00. The...

DIVIDED HOUSE: ONDO DEPUTY GOVERNOR PERFECTS PLAN TO JOIN ZENITH LABOUR PARTY

Ondo State deputy governor and a governorship aspirant in the just concluded Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) primary election in Ondo State, Hon. Agboola Ajayi has perfected plans to...

EXPELLED BABCOCK LADY GETS INTERNATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP

A video surfaced online in November 2019 showing two Babcock students engaging in intercourse in what appeared to be their school clinic. The video went viral and caused a stir online as...

SANWO-OLU ASKS TO SEE THE LITTLE BOY IN THE VIRAL “CALM DOWN” VIDEO

Lagos Governor, Sanwo-Olu wants To Meet Little Boy Who Asked His Mom To “Calm Down” Babajide Sanwo-olu wants to meet the little boy who was seen in a viral...

ANOTHER GAS EXPLOSION HITS AJAO ESTATE LAGOS

Barely a day after a gas explosion killed one in Lagos, three others have been confirmed dead in a similar explosion on Tuesday at Inua Mohammmed Street, Ajao Estate, Isolo.

‘ADELOVE’ CONTRIBUTING TO NOLLYWOOD 24 YEARS ON.

There’s probably no known acting Dynasty in today’s Nollywood as the Adeyemi ‘Adelove’ Afolayan Dynasty. Some prominent actors and pioneers of the Nigerian movie industry that passed on will always be remembered...

INDEPENDENT INVESTIGATION PANEL CLEARS AFDB BOSS

Akinwumi Adesina, president of the Africa Development Bank, has been exonerated of all whistleblower allegations by the independent review panel led by Mary Robinson, former president of Ireland,

DILEMMA AS THREE OBASEKI’S LOYALISTS RESIGN

Three members in the board of Edo State Oil and Gas Producing Area Development Commission on Monday resigned their appointments, citing political and personal reasons. The members are:...

THIRD MAINLAND BRIDGE: USERS COMPLAINS OF THE TIMING

Some motorists in Lagos State on Monday said the partial closure of the Third Mainland Bridge for repairs since Friday had increased their travel time to-and-from the Lagos Island.The motorists decried the...

PROF. EDEOGA CELEBRATES NWODO AT 70

Former Vice-Chancellor of the Michael Okpara University of Agriculture Umudike, MOUAU, Professor Hilary Edeoga, has felicitated the former Governor of Enugu State, Dr. R Okwesirieze Nwodo.

CHAIRMAN PDP CARETAKER EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE GOES HOME

The Chairman of the Caretaker Executive Committee of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Abia State, Chief Johnson Onuigbo is dead. Onuigbo popularly known as Akimbod died Monday...

DSS WARNS AGAINST PLANS TO DESTABILIZE THE NATION

The Department of State Services (DSS) says it has received some intelligence reports that some some persons and groups to take advantage of the latest developments in different parts of the country...

AREGBESOLA DECLARES SALLAH HOLIDAYS

The Federal Government has declared Thursday, July 30 and Friday, July 31 as public holidays to mark this year’s Eid-el-Kabir Celebration. This was disclosed in a statement issued on...

GRADUATING STUDENTS TO RESUME 4TH AUGUST

The Federal Government on Monday asked schools in the country to reopen for graduating pupils effective August 4. It also announced that this year's West African Senior School Certificate...

NIGERIAN LADY BAGS TOP AFRICAN LITERARY PRIZE

Nigerian author, Irenosen Okojie, has won the 2020 AKO Caine Prize for African writing. The Caine Prize is one of the most prestigious literary prizes on the continent and...

AMAECHI ADDRESSES NEWSMEN ON NEW RAILWAY TRANSPORT GUIDELINES

The Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi, has warned Nigerians to always wear nose masks and have sanitisers. Mr. Rotimi Amaechi. The Minister of Transportation.

TERRORISM: BURATAI VISITS WOUNDED SOLDIERS IN KADUNA

The Chief of Army Staff Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai on Sunday visited wounded soldiers who are undergoing treatment at the 44 Nigerian Army Reference Hospital in Kaduna state, where he promised to...

BREAKING: Photos Emerge as Nnamdi Kanu is Arrested Abroad, Flown to Nigeria

Years after jumping bail and fleeing from Nigeria, Nnamdi Kanu has finally been arrested and extradited to Nigeria The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, said Kanu was...

Enugu Debuts in Top 1000 Startup Cities; Ranks 978th in the Global Ranking

For the first time in history, Enugu made it to the global ranking of startup cities in the recently released StartupBlink Ecosystem Index Report 2021. As reported by technext.ng,...

Enugu State Youths Take The Lead; Creates A Milestone In The Just Concluded i-Fair...

'We can do it' has always been a mantra usually attributed to Hon. Engr. Elvis Obi-Nwankwo, one of Enugu State's finest Tech experts who doubles as the Special Assistant on Innovations, Science...

Pastor T. B. Joshua Is Dead

The popular pastor T. B. Joshua of The Synagogue, Church of All Nations has been confirmed dead. He died at the age of 57, just few days to his 58 birthday.

Unknown Gun Men Hits Enugu; Shoots Man To Death, Makes Away With His Car

An unidentified man has been brutally murdered in cold blood by Unknown Gunmen along Garden Avenue by Tunnel Roundabout today, the 30th of May, 2021. Picture of the...

Owerri Boils As Unknown Gun men Shoot Down Ahmed Ali Gulak

Ahmed Ali Gulak, the former Political Adviser to President Goodluck Jonathan has been shot dead by unidentified gunmen in Owerri, Imo State on Saturday, the 29th of May, 2021.

Words From A Grateful Heart; Enugu State Aide Describes Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi; Commemorates Him On...

Hon. Elvis Obi-Nwankwo, one of the finest special assistants to the Governor of Enugu State, Rt. Hon. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, has on his official Facebook page, described the Executive Governor of Enugu State,...

Enugu State Youths Receive Scholarship To Study Abroad

His, Excellency. Rt. Hon. Ifeaanyi Lawrence Ugwuanyi through the Enugu state Scholarship and Education Loans Board (ESSELB), have approved full funding and sponsorship of seven youths of Enugu state to further their...

Udi Local Government Decides; Gives Unalloyed Support To Governor Ugwuanyi of Enugu State

The People of Enugu State seem to have waited with baited breath, wondering where the voice of the irrepressible Udi went, listening for the earth shaking footsteps of the Elephants, for...

FG To Sustain NYSC Scheme

The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare has revealed on a Twitter post that the Federal Government is committed to keeping the National Youth Service Corps scheme alive.