IHRC, federation honour NYSC over reforms

November 2, 2021 Editor 0

The management of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has received commendation from the International Human Rights Commission (IHRC), Geneva Switzerland for its commitment in realising the objectives of fostering national cohesion and unity amongst youth as well as entrenching unity amongst the different tribes and ethnic groups in Nigeria. The IHRC in a letter of commendation signed by its Read More

Should we leave this inferno for frivolity?

October 24, 2021 Blueprint 0

No news day-in-day-out in Nigeria will actually please you to listen to. Every day is totally filled new dramatic and silly information from the set of the so-called people who are running the affairs of our beloved and dearest country. The statement of Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubabakar Malami, on Friday, October 22, has generated Read More

Nigeria at 61: Gurku monarch urges love, unity across tribes

October 4, 2021 Donald |Iorchir 0

The Sarkin Gurku, Alhaji Usman Adamu Mani, has called for unity among warring tribes that are not in agreement with one another in the country, saying with love and unity Nigeria will overcome the challenges bedeviling the country. Speaking to journalist in Abuja, Mani said for some time now, the country has been experiencing inter- tribal sentiments and hatred among Read More

Tiv youth to Idoma: FUHSO composition will deny you 2023

August 19, 2021 Paul Okah 0

Ahead of intrigues to the 2023 polls, a socio-cultural group, Tiv Youth Council Worldwide, has warned that the composition of the management of Federal University of Health Science Otukpo (FUHSO) is capable of sabotaging ongoing moves to ensure power shift to Benue South. The group led by Comrade Mike Msuaan, at a press conference in Abuja, Wednesday, said “the tribalistic Read More

The need for LG equality in Yobe executive council

The fear of an ethnic group or few states to dominate the political governance of the country was the reason behind the enclosure of the federal character principle in the 1999 constitution as amended. The nationalists who were the architects of the drafting of the federal document tried to ensure that appointments to public service and institutions fairly reflect the Read More

Sultan’s postulate on Nigeria’s major ill

August 9, 2021 Blueprint 0

The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, hit the bull’s eyes recently when he blamed the lack of understanding among Nigerians, as the major challenge facing the country, saying that for Nigeria to achieve peace, “citizens must understand one another”. In apparent corroboration of President Muhammadu Buhari’s exposition on the nation’s major problem, the sultan pointed out that it Read More

Building a new Nigeria: Imperatives for shared prosperity

July 11, 2021 Akinwumi A. Adesina 0

Being a convocation lecture delivered by Dr. Akinwumi A. Adesina President, African Development Bank Group American University of Nigeria July 10, 2021 Good morning everyone! A very happy morning to you the Class of 2020 and Class of 2021! Today is your big day. A day of joy, for you and your families, your lecturers and the University. I wish Read More

YAF to Southern govs, politicians: Stop heating up polity

July 9, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

A coalition, Yoruba Appraisal Forum (YAF), on Friday urged caution over the on-going national debate arising from the resolutions of last Monday’s Southern Governors’ Forum meeting. YAF noted that the tension being generated by the resolutions of the Southern governors with the rest of the country had become a cause for concern amongst Nigerians. Already, Northern governors and elders, youth Read More

ACF, Ohanaeze, others to FG: Treat Kanu’s trial with caution, rule of law

About four years after jumping the bail granted him by Justice Binta Nyako of a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja; leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu was extradited to Nigeria Sunday to face trial. Kanu was accused by the federal government of instigating violence, especially in the South-east Nigeria, resulting in the loss of Read More

Breaking: IPOB leader, Nnamdi Kanu, arrested

June 29, 2021 Editor 0

The Attorney-General of the Federation Abubakar Malami, SAN, has revealed that the federal  government has arrested the leader of the proscribed Indegeniuos People of Biafra (IPOB) Nnamdi Kanu. Malami who made the disclosure to journalists on Tuesday, revealed that Kanu was arrested and brought back to Nigeria on Sunday. He said the arrest followed a collaborative effort between security agencies Read More