2023: Kwankwaso reveals NNPP ‘s alliance talks with Peter Obi ‘s Labour Party

June 18, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

The presidential candidate of the New Nigeria People’s Party (NNPP) and former governor of Kano state, Senator Rabiu Kwankwaso, has announced that his party is in talk with his Labour Party counterpart, Peter Obi, about forming a coalition ahead of 2023 general election. Speaking with newsmen on Saturday, he said they were looking into the possibility of merging in order Read More

#EkitiDecides2022: PDP governorship candidate, Bisi Kolawole, votes, hails INEC

June 18, 2022 Rosemary Moribirin 0

The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP), in Ekiti state, Bisi Kolawole, has commended the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for making ample arrangements for the election. Kolawole made this statement, Saturday, in his hometown, Efon-Alaaye in Efon local government area of the state, shortly after casting his vote. He said though, there was still room for improvement Read More

Happening now: Accreditation, voting begin as many troop out to elect Fayemi’s successor in Ekiti [PICTURES]

June 18, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

As electorate in Ekiti state troop out on Saturday June 18, 2022 to elect new governor, accreditation and voting have started at various polling units. The process started at exactly 8:30am at polling units 2, 3 and 4 at ward 6 Oke-Inyimi in Ado-Ado Ekiti. Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) officials are using the Bimodal Voter Accreditation System (BVAS) to Read More

Breaking: Days after APC primary, impeachment rocks Kogi

June 17, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

Barely a week after Kogi state governor, Yahaya Bello, lost at the All progressives Congress (APC) presidential primary, impeachment has reigned supreme at the Kogi state House of Assembly as four principal officers were removed from office and later suspended from the House for gross misconduct and arbitrary use of office. The Principal officers are; Rt. Hon. Ahmed Muhammed of Read More

Thunder strike kills Imo varsity student

June 17, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

A first-year student of the Imo State University Owerri (IMSU), Chiamaka Obodo, has died after she was reportedly struck by thunder following torrential rains. It was gathered that the 20-year-old was making a call with her phone in her parents’ house when lightning struck and she died on the spot before any help could reach her. This however, caused tension Read More

Bianca Ojukwu reveals what ‘stingy’ Peter Obi did to her

June 16, 2022 Editor 0

Bianca Ojukwu, the widow of the late Biafran leader, Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu, has shared the moment, she encountered the ‘stingy’ nature of the Presidential candidate of Labour Party, Peter Obi. The Catholic priest and Spiritual Director of Adoration Ministry Enugu, Rev. Fr. Ejike Mbaka, had on Wednesday, described Obi as a stingy man and his comments elicited harsh reactions from Read More

Pictures: Real reason Peter Obi went to Egypt – Aide

June 16, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

A former Anambra state governor and the Labour party presidential flagbearer, Peter Obi, is currently understudying some of the Egyptian sectors. A Facebook post by Valentine Obienyem, the media aide to the Labour party presidential candidate said, “On Tuesday, the 14th of June, 2022, Mr. Peter Obi informed Nigerians via the Twitter handle of his trip to Egypt, to understudy Read More

VIDEO: Don’t rip me, Portable calls out Burna Boy

June 16, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

Nigerian fast rising singer, Habeeb Okikiola popularly known as Portable, has called out his colleague, Burna Boy, for allegedly exploiting his intellectual properties. The Zazuh star took to his Instagram page to share a video of the self acclaimed “Odogwu” saying his signature slangs “Akoi Grace, Akoi Mercy, Akoi Blessings, Akoi Space” and stated that the words are HIS. Portable Read More

VIDEO: Watch how Okowa stormed PDP headquarters for vice presidential screening

June 16, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

The Delta state Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, was at the Peoples Democratic Party’s headquarters in Abuja. He attended the party’s vice presidential screening. Some party members welcomed him into the building with the words ‘congratulations’. Okowa and Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, were among names being mentioned as prospective running mates to the PDP’s presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar.

[Breaking] 2023 presidency: Atiku picks Okowa as running mate

Less than 24 hours before the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) deadline for political parties to submit names of 2023 presidential candidates and running mates, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, has announced Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa as his running mate. The former Vice President who announced this at the party headquarters in Abuja, Thursday, stressed Read More

Nigerian Army set to begin screening of new intake, announces date *See link to check

June 15, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

The Nigerian Army has disclosed the dates for the recruitment screening exercise for applicants of the 83 Regular Intake 2022 for Non-Tradesmen and Women. In a public announcement contained in a series of tweets posted to its verified Twitter page late Tuesday, @HQNigerianArmy, the Nigerian Army said, “The state recruitment screening exercise is scheduled to commence from 28 June – Read More

NAF unveils list of successful candidates for Military training course *See how to check yours with link

June 15, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has released the list of successful candidates for its 2022 Basic Military Training Course (BMTC). This was made known in a statement on Wednesday signed by the NAF Director of Public Relations and Information, Air Commodore Edward Gabkwet. He disclosed further that the Recruitment Selection Board Interviews for successful candidates have been divided into eight Read More

VIDEO: Teacher arrested for ‘raping’ minor

June 15, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

A secondary school teacher identified as Benjamin Job, was on Wednesday arrested in Warri, Delta State after allegedly raping a 12-year-old student. It was gathered that he was arrested after the girl narrated what transpired to her parents. A source privy to the matter said, “He’s an English teacher in Gavriella school, here in Warri. He has been s3xually harassing Read More

Malabu deal: Nigerian loses $1.7bn case against JP Morgan

June 14, 2022 Rosemary Moribirin 0

The Nigerian government has lost the $1.7 billion claim against an multinational investment bank, JP Morgan Chase Bank over the transfer of proceeds from the sale of OPL 245 in the controversial Malabu oil deal in 2011. In the suit, Judge Sara Cockerill ruled Tuesday that the Nigerian government couldn’t show that it had been defrauded in the case. Nigerian Read More

Social media law: FG gives new directives

June 14, 2022 Rosemary Moribirin 0

The Nigerian Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), has given new code of practice on all social media platforms operating in Nigeria to protect them from harmful content. A statement by the head corporate affairs and external relationship, NITDA, Hadiza Umar, Tuesday reads; “The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) is mandated by section 6 of the NITDA Act 2007, to Read More

Pictures: Peter Obi ‘returns to school’

June 14, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

Labour party presidential flagbearer and former governor of Anambra state, Peter Obi, on Tuesday departed Nigeria for a three-day study visit to Egypt. The 60 years old Onitsha-born politician posted this via his verified Twitter handle. According to him, “I just departed for Egypt on a three-day visit as part of my detailed study of comparable countries to Nigeria. In Read More

Ahmed Lawan set to lose Senate seat

June 14, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

The winner of Yobe North senatorial primary election, Bashir Mashini Sherrif, has written to the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC), that he will not step down his ambition for Senate President Ahmed Lawan. Bashir in a letter dated June 13, 2022 said he was totally committed to his mandate, and he is working towards delivering Yobe North Senatorial District for Read More

Pictures: Commendation galore for RSDF boss as curtains fall on Ratels, Benue state league

June 14, 2022 Editor 0

It was commendation galore for Ratels Sports Development Foundation (RSDF) on the final day of this year’s Ratels/Benue State League decided inside the prestigious Aper Aku stadium Makurdi. The annual league competition which spreads across the 23 Local Government Areas (LGAs) of Benue State produced Faith Hills FC of Makurdi as champions of the 2022 edition after they breezed to Read More

Pictures: President Muhammadu Buhari, Service Chiefs, others attend Democracy Day parade

June 13, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

In commemoration of the nation’s 2023 Democracy Day, President Muhammadu Buhari with other government top functionaries on Monday stormed Eagles Square in Abuja for military parade. The parade is an annual exercise held in honour of the nation’s return to civil rule and to remember Nigeria’s heroes of democracy. President Buhari’s arrival was heralded by a general salute, signalling the Read More

Pictures: In Borno community, Zulum resettles 2,500 families with N120m, food items

June 11, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

Borno state governor, Professor Babagana Umara Zulum, on Saturday traveled to Kirawa, a border community in Gwoza Local Government Area (LGA) to supervise the resettlement of 2,500 displaced families into their homes which were rebuilt by the state government.  The homes were destroyed by Boko Haram insurgents during their occupation, forcing residents to become internally displaced in Pulka, another town Read More