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Tuesday, January 22, 2019
The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, at the weekend declared interest in the July 14 governorship election in Ekiti State on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC). The former governor who was in the saddle between 2010 and 2014, said the APC would deploy...
Breaking News: Archbishop Obinna speaks on attack by Okorocha’s loyalists The Archbishop of Owerri Catholic archdiocese, Most Rev. Valentine Obinna, who was reportedly attacked by loyalists of Governor Rochas Okorocha’s Chief of Staff and son in-law, Ugwumba Uche Nwosu had spoken on the incident The incident was said to have happened...
YORUBA: Why I adopted Emir title, and why it will stay — Oluwo of Iwo “In the south cultism is more, where did they inherit it from? They inherited it from us" “But in Yoruba land, what I met on the ground, since I was a youth, I have been hearing...
No fewer than 15 persons are feared dead and 55 others sustained injuries in a Sunday night attack by Boko Haram insurgents at Bale community in the outskirts of Maiduguri. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that echoes from sporadic gunshots and multiple explosions which lasted for hours on...
World War 3: Turkey's Erdogan calls for 'ARMY of Islam' to ATTACK Israel on all sides TURKEY’S President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) have announced they want to create an “army of Islam” to wage war against Israel, it has been revealed. It'll be folly...
BREAKING NEWS : Over 30 groups in Middle Belt of Nigeria advocating for a sovereign Nation The groups in a joint communique advocates for a sovereign nation away from the Fulani controlled core north on the ground that they do not feel safe under the Area arrangement. The groups are...
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has reacted to the ‘looters list’ released by the minister of information and culture, Lai Mohammed on Friday, March 30, 2018. Mohammed had accused top members of the PDP of looting the nation’s treasury during the party’s sixteen-year tenure. Reacting to the allegation, the PDP national...
The Spokesman of Arewa Consultative Forum, Prof. Ango Abdullahi has expressed the North’s readiness to debate whether Nigeria should remain as a country or not. Abdullahi added that some Nigerians believe the regions making up the country were mistakenly put together by the British colonialists. The ACF chieftain told ThisDay Newspaper:...
Zubairu Gwari, emir of Birnin Gwari in Kaduna state, has asked his subjects to defend themselves against suspected bandits invading their communities. One of the 23 local government areas in Kaduna, Birinin Gwari has recorded a high level of insecurity in recent times. It was in the area that 11 soldiers...
Former President Goodluck Jonathan was awarded in the US on Thursday for his leadership in human rights in Africa’s most populous nation, Nigeria. Jonathan, who was awarded in recognition of his leadership in “human rights, social justice and universal fight for freedom”, becomes the first African leader to be so...
Tunde Bakare, pastor of the Latter Rain Assembly, says Nigerians can shut down the government as a result of herdsmen killings in recent times. Bakare spoke on the sidelines of “the real cost of subsidy”, an event organised by Enough is Enough, a coalition of youth advocacy groups in partnership with Facility for...
By Chimaobi Nwaiwu NNEWI—THE Diocese on the Niger, Anglican Communion, has challenged the Federal Government to deal with killer-herdsmen the same way it dealt with the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, if it is really serious about giving Nigeria adequate, unbiased and nepotism – free security. The Bishop of the...
Dr Ahmad al-Dubayan, chairman of the UK Board of Sharia Councils – a body set up to standardise the administration of Islamic law – said unregulated Sharia law courts exist “everywhere in the country” . He told the Home Affairs Select Committee, on Tuesday, that the self-appointed courts are performing...
— 29th March 2018 Segun Adio Lagos woke up on Thursday to a hectic situation as most part of the metropolis were on total lockdown. Thousands of Lagos residents of the state are currently stranded and are made to trek several kilometres to various destinations as major roads in the metropolis have...
- Sunny Onuesoke has joined the train of PDP members to claim the ruling party, APC has failed - Onuesoke also said the APC has brought hardship to Nigerians - He said the party may collapse before the 2019 elections Former governorship aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party in Delta...