2023: Nigerian Alliance mobilises youths, to sponsor 36 credible candidates nationwide

November 15, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

Ahead of the 2023 general elections, a group of Nigerians has formerly launched The Nigerian Alliance (TNA) project to mobilise patriotic Nigerians into contesting for various political offices to fix the country and make it a better place. The TNA project project has, however, revealed it plan to support 36 Progressive candidates who want to run for political offices in Read More

2023: Goodluck if APC implode, Marafa drags CECPC to court

November 14, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

A former Senator and chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Senator Kabiru Marafa, has declared that he would drag the current national Caretaker Committee of his party to court, adding that he was care whether the party implode ahead of 2023 general elections or not. According to Marafa, President Muhammadu Buhari has said it publicly that if you Read More

APC: Ali-Modu Sheriff denies leaked audio, accuses ex-governor of blackmail

November 12, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

A former Governor of Borno state, Senator Ali-Modu Sheriff has accused a former two-term governor of the state and of being behind the purported leaked video against him  The purported leaked audio message claimed that some  Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) National Executive Committee (NEC) members want Sheriff to emerge as the national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC). But Read More

Direct or indirect primaries: NASS leaders, members guilty as governors – PGF boss

November 12, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

A chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Director General of the Progressive Governors Forum (PGF) Salihu Moh Lukman, has said the National Assembly leaders and its members are as guilty as governors in the ongoing debate to either adopt direct or indirect primaries for selection of candidates by the political parties. Lukman also revealed that the Read More

Breaking: Andy Uba rejects Anambra election results, alleges massive manipulation

November 11, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

The Senator Andy Uba Campaign Organization has rejected the result of the just-concluded Anambra state governorship election as declared by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The campaign organisation described the outcome of the election as “a charade and did not reflect the wishes of the people of Anambra state.” In a statement signed Thursday in Abuja on behalf of Read More

APC national chairman: Stakeholders mount pressure on Akume to contest

November 10, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

Ahead of the national convention, some stakeholders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) have asked Minister of special duties and inter-governmental affairs, Senator George Akume, to declare his interest in the national chairmanship race of the ruling party. The stakeholders said Akume has the administrative acumen to succeed Mai Mala Buni and lead the APC to a more adventurous exploits Read More

FCT: 9 original inhabitants groups receive N800m grant to address marginalisation

November 10, 2021 Ene Oshaba 0

A total of nine Original Inhabitant Organization’s (OIO’s) have received grant to the tune of N800,000000.00 to implement various projects, targeted at addressing the political, economic and cultural marginalization of the original inhabitants of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) . The grant was awarded to the organisations by the Resource Centre for Human Rights and Civic Education (CHRICED) with support Read More

The Obadiah I knew

October 27, 2021 Prof Samuel Mailafia 0

As the sunset welcomed the twilight of December 24, 1956, my mother told me she began to feel signs of movement and labour pain in the left side of her womb. This child that was born would later be christened Obadiah as the first child of the family of the first wedded couple in the Evangelical Reformed Church of Christ Read More

Fed Poly Bauchi sacks 2 lecturers for raping students

October 24, 2021 Najib Sani 0

The federal polytechnic Bauchi has dismissed two of its lecturers for allegedly raping some female students of the polytechnic recently. Rector of the polytechnic Sunusi Gumau disclosed this while addressing journalists at the end of the meeting of the governing council of the institution held over the weekend. According to the rector, the dismissed lecturers are Adebusoye Michael Sunday, of Read More

Yuletide: FRSC’ll reduce road crashes by 20% – Official

October 8, 2021 Joseph Obung 0

With Yuletide festivities expected to kick off by next month, the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has disclosed that it was also stepping up its activities to ensure that fatality on the nation’s roads was reduced by at least 20 per cent. The Corps’ South-south zone commanding officer, RS 6HQ, Assistant Corps Marshall Chidiebere Benjamin Nkwonta, stated this Friday in Read More

Sexual harassment: NGO signs MOU with Nasarawa varsity

September 9, 2021 Emmanuel Ologun 0

Nasarawa State University has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with a female rights non-governmental organisation known as Gender Mobile Initiative Against Sexual Harassment to aggressively tackle cases of sex- for-marks and other forms of intimidation suffered by female students at the nation’s tertiary institutions. The ceremony, which was presided over by Vice Chancellor, Professor Suleiman Bala Mohammed, and witnessed Read More

OAU dismisses another lecturer for sexual harassment

September 7, 2021 Lateef Ibrahim 0

The authority of Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, Osun state, has announced dismissal of another lecturer, Dr. Adebayo Mosobalaje, for alleged sexual harassment. This would be the second lecturer dismissed in the university for the same allegation.  A federal high court sitting in Osogbo, had convicted Prof Richard Akindele for sexual harassment and the university dismissed him in June 2018. A Read More

Oyetola inaugurates 360 newly-recruited Amotekun officers

September 7, 2021 Lateef Ibrahim 0

Osun state governor, Adegboyega Oyetola, Tuesday inaugurated 360 newly-recruited officers into the State Security Network Agency ”Amotekun Corps’. This is just as he disclosed recruitment of 750 vigilantes across all local governments in the state to provide intelligence on the activities and suspicious movements of criminals in the state. The Amotekun Corps was inaugurated at the Wole Soyinka Grammar School, Ejigbo, Read More

Imo CP assures on arrest of killers of oil workers

August 19, 2021 Chidiebere Iwuoha 0

The newly appointed Commissioner of Police in Imo State, CP Hussaini Rabiu, Tuesday, assured Imo residents that killers of oil workers would be arrested. He also said that he will continue with the robust security atmosphere left behind by his hard working predecessor, CP Abutu Yaro and hard working officers of the command. He gave the assurance during his maiden Read More

New Cross River CP parades suspected gun runner

August 13, 2021 Joseph Obung 0

The new Commisssioner of Police for Cross River state, CP Aminu Alhasaan, has paraded a man identified as Godwin Ubung who is suspected to be part of a gun running syndicate in the northern part of the state. The CP, who paraded the suspect on Thursday, barely 24 hours after taking over as the state police boss, said Ubung was Read More

Curbing menace of sex for grades

August 9, 2021 Blueprint 0

For ages, sex has been used as a tool to influence outcomes, decisions or gain undue favour or advantage over others in high and low places. Both men and women can use sex as a bait to get what they desire or to achieve personal aggrandisement. They may get away with it, depending on the value of the society. For Read More

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FG determined to curb gender-based violence – Osinbajo

August 5, 2021 Ene Oshaba 0

The federal government has restated its commitment to total eradication of Gender Based Violence (GBV), assuring also efforts in ensuring care and justice for survivors across the country. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo stated this in Abuja while speaking at the official launch of USAID’s MOMENTUM Country and Global Leadership (MCGL), a five-year project aimed at increasing access to services for Read More

FG to prosecute rape, gender-based violence offenders

August 4, 2021 Paul Okah 0

The Federal Government has vowed to  deal decisively with all perpetrators of rape and other gender-based violence in the country.The Vice President, Prof Yemi Osibanjo, made this known at the official launch of USAID’s Momentum Country and Global Leadership. The Vice President, who was represented by the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Umar Farouq, said that Read More

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How I got the name “Abike Arab Money” – Actress, Papaya Ex

May 15, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

Instagram beauty sensation, Raheem Abike Halimah known as Papaya is one of the few successful people who have made a brand out of their names by their activities on Instagram. On her interesting Instagram account @papaya_ex where she is followed by over 600 thousand followers, beautiful pictures and exotic destinations dotted the page. And boldly written on the page is Read More