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Tuesday, December 18, 2018
Ovuozourie Macaulay, former Secretary to the Delta State Government (SSG), has said with the current situation of the economy, Nigeria is “a country waiting for her final burial”. Speaking on the state of the nation with journalists during the week in Isoko, Delta State, Macaulay said he had “prayed for...
Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo says he is not a spare tyre to the president, emphasising that his roles as the number two citizen are clearly spelt out in the constitution. Osinbajo said this during the vice-presidential debate organised by the Nigerian Elections Debate Group (NEDG) and the Broadcasting Organisations of Nigeria...
The United Kingdom Chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC has appealed to its Presidential Candidate, Muhammadu Buhari to not attend the upcoming Presidential Debate on January 19 2018. The is appeal is coming a day after the Vice Presidential Debate took place. Five vice presidential candidates from the Allied Congress...
THE ASSAULT AND UNLAWFUL ARREST OF BIAFRAN JEWISH WORSHIPPERS VIOLATE NIGERIA CONSTITUTION The unwarranted assault, illegal arrest and detention of Biafran Jews by the combined security forces of Nigerian Army and Police during their annual peaceful religious procession in Umuahia, Abia State, on Tuesday 11th December 2018, is a clear...
Following a claim by the leader of the Indigenous People Of Biafra, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu that President Muhammad Buhari is replaced by an impostor, group of legal practitioners and an international human rights organization, International Advocates for Peace and Justice (IAPJ), have reportedly written to the United Nations over...
THE National President of Ohaneze Ndigbo, Dr John Nwodo has lamented that the Igbos were the most marginalised ethic group in the country. Nwodo said this in Akure during this year’s Igbo cultural day held in Akure, the Ondo state capital. He however noted that the lgbos were able to...
The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, has cautioned the people of the South-East against allowing themselves to be deceived by the President Muhammadu Buhari-led All Progressives Congress, APC, that they would produce the next president in 2023. Abubakar said the claim that the region will produce the...
Shehu Sani, the senator representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District, on Friday, said the country’s problem appears to be global. Sani stated this through his Twitter handle @ShehuSani. He noted that most of the problems the country is facing is linked to other countries. He cited the herdsmen crisis which was said to...
Ebonyi women who where said to have stormed the street insisted that their appearance is based on the issue regarding Biafra restoration. Pledging allegiance to the solemn call. Gbam TV correspondent who gathered that the Women made it known to the public that Ebonyi state as a whole belongs to...
Lai Mohammed, minister of information, says the opposition is disappointed that President Muhammadu Buhari refused to die after his illness. Mohammed said this in Kaduna when he visited Nasir el-Rufai, governor of the state, on Thursday. In 2017, Buhari spent 150 days in the UK treating an undisclosed ailment. There were...
A British politician and former military officer, Eric Joyce has again stirred an already existing controversy over the identity of the man occupying Nigeria’s seat of power. The ex-lawmaker had last year sympathized with Nigeria over the reported death of President Buhari. In his latest pounce on the Nigerian government, the...
The Leadership of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has distanced itself from a media publication implying that the Association endorsed President Muhammadu Buhari for the second term in the upcoming 2019 presidential election. This is contained in a statement issued by the Special Assistant (Media and Communications) to CAN...
The Central Bank of Nigeria says the migration of the Federal Government Ministries, Departments and Agencies to the Treasury Single Account has led to positive growth in the value and volume of transactions recorded in the end to end payments in 2017. The bank made the assertion in the 2017...
The statement read, “In line with the Buhari administration’s Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP) for inclusive growth human development nationwide, there will be an extended session of the National Economic Council (NEC), chaired by Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN. “The extended National Economic Council, comprising of Governors of all...
Ijaw youth leaders from the nine states of the Niger Delta region have challenged President Muhammadu Buhari to probe some ministers from the region over alleged non-execution of federal projects awarded by his administration. According to the youth, the projects listed by President Muhammad Buhari as part of his administration’s...