Buhari arrives Kano, to commission 8 projects

January 29, 2023 Bode Olagoke 0

Kano state government has said that it has concluded arrangements to receive President Muhammadu Buhari who will pay a state visit to commission eight developmental projects Monday in the state. A statement issued by the commissioner for information and internal affairs, Malam Muhammad Garba, Sunday said Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje will receive the President and his entourage. He said while Read More

Ebonyi: Ezza forum faults Orogwu over support for APC guber candidate 

January 29, 2023 Bode Olagoke 0

Some members of the Great Elite of Ezekuna (GEE), a socio-cultural group in Ebonyi state, has disowned one of its leaders for openly campaigning for the governorship candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Hon Francis Ogbonna Erishi Nwifuru to succeed governor Dave Umahi in the state. The group said any support for Hon. Nwifuru to become the next Read More

Nigerian Young Professionals back CBN Governor over currency redesign policy

January 27, 2023 Bode Olagoke 0

The Nigerian Young Professionals Forum (NYPF), the body of young professionals across Nigeria made up of frontline entrepreneurs and business leaders in different sectors of the economy have thrown its weight behind the embattled Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Godwin Emefiele, over what the group described as unnecessary harassment and attempt to force the CBN Governor to extend the Read More

ICPC moves against APC candidate, Abazu over alleged bribery allegation

January 27, 2023 Lekan Shehinde 0

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has dragged the APC candidate for the Ideato North and South Federal Constituency Mr. Abazu Chika Benson to the Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja over alleged bribery and corruption levelled against him. The Appeal seeks to upturn the no case submission ruled in his favour recently by a Federal Read More

Breaking: Tribunal voids Adeleke’s victory in Osun

January 27, 2023 Dada Lateef 0

The Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Osogbo has annulled the result of the July 16, 2022 Osun governorship poll and declared Adegboyega Oyetola of All Progressives Congress (APC) winner. Oyetola and APC had petitioned against the victory of the PDP’s Ademola Adeleke who is the incumbent governor of the state. In delivering the judgement, Justice Tertsea Aorga Kume-led Osun State Read More

Ohanaeze Youths kick against Tinubu’s utterances over naira redesign, fuel scarcity

January 26, 2023 Lekan Shehinde 0

Ohanaeze Youths Movement has warned the presidential candidate of All Progressive Congress, APC, Bola Tinubu over his recent utterance about President Muhammadu Buhari led administration. The ruling party’s presidential candidate had during his campaign in Abeokuta on Wednesday, accused the Buhari administration of using the raging fuel scarcity and recently-introduced naira notes and cash handling policies of the Central Bank Read More

Naira redesign, fuel scarcity not to frustrate your ambitions, group tells Tinubu 

January 26, 2023 Lekan Shehinde 0

Ethnic Youth leaders have called on the presidential candidate of All Progressive Congress, APC, Bola Tinubu to focus on his campaigns and stop his unnecessary, unguarded utterance about President Muhammadu Buhari led administration. The ruling party’s presidential candidate had during his campaign in Abeokuta on Wednesday, accused the Buhari administration of using the raging fuel scarcity and recently-introduced naira notes Read More

Court strikes out suit to silence CUPP spokesman Ugochinyere

January 26, 2023 Lekan Shehinde 0

An Abuja Magistrate Court has struck out a suit by one Chinasa Nwaneri, allegedly to silence the spokesman of the CUPP Ikenga Ugochinyere. In a short ruling, the Magistrate Hon.Umah Isa Dodo while agreeing that the impact of the order of the High Court was that he should stay proceedings went further to also raise jurisdiction issues and resolved that Read More

2023: Civil Defense to release revised election guidelines on election duties 

January 25, 2023 Bode Olagoke 0

Ahead of February general elections, the Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC) said it will soon release a revised standard operational guidelines on election duties, and other salient election security rules for personnel, aimed at ensuring safe and secured electoral processes nationwide.  The Corps also said everything is being done to deepen the capacity of Corps personnel, assist officers Read More

Igbo group berates Ohanaeze, says its moribund, insensitive to South-east plight

January 24, 2023 Bode Olagoke 0

A pan Igbo socio-political group under the auspices of World Igbo Union (WIU) has berated the famous Igbo socio-cultural organization in Nigeria, Ohanaeze Ndi Igbo, for allegedly placing a bounty on the head of Mazi Simon Ekpa. The group, which pride itself as apex Igbo Organization in the world, described as sacrilegious a publication allegedly credited to Ohanaeze Ndi Igbo Read More

Vic Kitchen Plug to open new outlet in Lagos, says CEO

January 24, 2023 Bode Olagoke 0

The Chief Executive Officer of Vic Kitchen Plug, Iloanya Victor Uche, has revealed plans on opening new branch office, which will also be located in Alaba International Market in Lagos. He added that the new outlet will be one of the best so far. Iloanya believes that the greater the risk an investor is willing to take, the greater the Read More

Tinubu: APC thanks Bauchi residents, asks Bala to prepare handover notes

January 23, 2023 Bode Olagoke 0

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has asked the incumbent governor of Bauchi state to start preparing his handover notes for the incoming administration of former Chief of Air Staff, Sadique Abubakar in the state. The APC Deputy National Publicity Secretary, Hon. Yakubu Murtala Ajaka, who was at the presidential campaign rally in Bauchi on Monday, expressed appreciation for the people Read More

Presidency: ZLP’s candidate, Nwanyanwu vows to return Nigeria old national anthem, others

January 23, 2023 Bode Olagoke 0

The Zenith Labour Party’s (ZLP ) presidential candidate Dan Nwanyanwu has said he will engender far reaching policies which include reintroduction of coin currency as well as a return to old national anthem which he says is a lot more meaningful than the current anthem. Nwanyanwu who spoke while unveiling his updated manifesto to Nigerians for the 2023 general elections, Read More

Attempt on Ikenga’s life: CUPP appeals to IGP, to arrest, prosecute perpetrators 

January 20, 2023 Lekan Shehinde 0

The Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP) has appealed to relevant security agencies, especially the Inspector ensure of Police, to ensure that the gunmen who invaded the residence of their spokesman Ikenga Imo Ugochinyere were nabbed and brought to justice. In a press statement made available to newsmen and signed by CUPP co-spokesman, Mark Adebayo , the body stated  “It’s been Read More

2023: Vote APC out of Imo state, Ugochinyere appeals to electorates  

January 19, 2023 Lekan Shehinde 0

The Spokesman of the Coalition of United Political Parties, CUPP Ikenga Imo Ugochinyere has called on Imo electorates to vote the APC led administration of Governor Hope Uzodinma out of office.  Ugochinyere who is the CUPP Spoke man and candidate representing Ideato federal constituency in PDD in a press release made available to our correspondent lamented the killings, arson and Read More

Herder-farmer conflict: Ganduje appoints Jega, others to organise lasting reforms-conference 

January 19, 2023 Bode Olagoke 0

As part of efforts to provide lasting solution to the constant herder-farmer conflict across Nigeria, the Kano state governor, Dr. Umar Abdullahi Ganduje, has inaugurated a high-powered committee to organise a national conference to look into all the issues surrounding the plan to ease conflicts associated with and the need for reforms in the livestock sector. The conference committee is Read More

Election: Atiku Support Organisation dissolves state structures, liaison officers nationwide 

January 19, 2023 Bode Olagoke 0

The foremost support group management body, Atiku Support Organisation (ASO) has announced dissolution of its state structures and its liaison officers nationwide. The national leadership said the decision becomes necessary to create room for the all important restructuring of the organization and for better delivery ahead of the February presidential eection. In a statement made available to newsmen Thursday in Abuja, signed Read More

No cause for alarm over delisting of PDP candidate’s names from INEC’s portal – Group 

January 18, 2023 Bode Olagoke 0

The Association of Ebonyi Indigenes Socio-Cultural In the Diaspora (AEISCID) has blamed dirty politics for the delisting of People’s Democratic Party (PDP) candidate’s names from the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) portal. The group which had earlier declared support for the Ebonyi state PDP’s governorship candidate, Chief Ifeanyi Chukwuma Odii, however, asked voters and party supporters to be calm over Read More

Why Atiku Abubakar has a case to answer, by Jesutega Onokasa

January 18, 2023 Jesutega Onokasa 0

Senator Ehigie Uzamere recently penned what can only be described as the most utterly watery and, at the same time, disgracefully untenable article, in a futile attempt to defend his lord and master, Atiku Abubarkar, presidential candidate of the PDP, from the devastating allegations of Michael Achimugu, Atiku’s former aide and close confidant. Senator Uzamere, in a truly astonishing piece Read More

Finance Minister to speak at NatureNews 2nd anniversary lecture January 19th

January 18, 2023 Bode Olagoke 0

 All is set for the second anniversary lecture of NatureNews which will hold on Thursday 19 January, 2023 in Abuja. The lecture which keynote address will be delivered by the Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Dr. Zainab Shamsuna Ahmed, is titled “Climate Financing for Sustainable Environment in Nigeria”. Organiser said it will hold at the Shehu Musa Yar`Adua Read More