We‘re not behind insecurity in Imo-PDP

October 10, 2021 Chidiebere Iwuoha 0

… Asks APC, Uzodinma to apologise The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Imo State chapter has denied reports that the party and its leaders were aiding and abetting the spate of insecurity in the state  The party in a press statement issued by the acting state publicity secretary, Mazi  Emenike Mmeregini ,and made available to newsmen  said the reports is erroneous. Read More

Delta ASCSN election tears union apart

October 10, 2021 Amaechi Okwara 0

Concerned members of the Delta State chapter of Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria (ASCSN) on Friday warned the body against labour unrest and breakdown of law and order over unconstitutional practices. ASCSN concerned members led by a veteran labour leader, Comr. Charles Isiayei while speaking on the crises rocking the association over the upcoming election call on the Read More

Justice Barnett seeks ECOWAS support for AU job

August 2, 2021 Chizoba Ogbeche 0

A Sierra Leonean Judge, Justice Tonia Barnett has said war is a reaction to jeopardised rights, even as she stated that it is only those who have not witnessed war that call for it. Barnett was in Nigeria, weekend, to seek the support of ambassadors from the West African sub-region for a position at the African Commission on Human and Read More

PIB: Hold Dickson responsible if violence breaks in N/Delta – South-south forum

July 24, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

The South-south Emerging Leaders’ Forum (SELF) has told President Muhammadu Buhari and all the Niger Delta leaders to hold former governor Seriaki Dickson responsible in case of any outbreak of violence in the Niger Delta. The forum also described as irresponsible and disgraceful the accusation made against the Minister of State for Petroleum Chief Timipre Sylva by the former governor Read More

PIB: Stop instigating violence in Niger Delta, Bayelsa Senator warns Dickson

July 23, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

The Senator representing Bayelsa East, Biobarakuma Wangagha Degi-Eremienyo, has warned former governor of Bayelsa state Senator Henry Seriake Dickson to stop instigating violence in the Niger Delta over the contentious Petroleum Industry Bill ((PIB). Degi-Eremienyo was reacting to a press conference by Dicskon on Thursday where where he accused the Minister of State (Petroleum resources), Chief Timipre Sylva of allegedly Read More

Alleged terrorism link: CSO exposes those after Pantami, defends Minister

April 19, 2021 Editorial IV 0

The Transparency Advocacy For Development Initiative (TADI) has said the alleged link of the Minister of Communication and Digital Economy, Dr Isah Pantami, to terrorist organisations was from the collaboration of criminal elements whose activities had been seriously combated by the ongoing compulsory linking of the National Identification Number (NIN) to sinmcards. A statement signed Monday by the executive director Read More

Ramadan and a lesson in love, loyalty

April 18, 2021 Hassan Gimba 0

Ramadan is a month synonymous with fasting in the Muslim world. In Islam, fasting is the practice of abstaining from food, drink, smoking, and sexual activity between dawn and nightfall. At present, the world over, adult Muslims of sound mental and physical health are observing it, being the fourth of the five pillars of Islam. Muslims observe it in the Read More