Wednesday, 01 February, 2023

PVCs: Obi insists over 3 million Nigerian students must be allowed to vote

45 mins ago Vision

The presidential candidate of the Labour Party, Mr. Peter Obi has insisted that the over three million Nigerian students who are eligible to vote in the forthcoming presidential election must be encouraged to take part in the exercise. He spoke Read more…

PDP NEC Takes Over Appeal Court Cases in Rivers as Wike Kicks

53 mins ago Vision

The Court of Appeal sitting in Port Harcourt has granted the national leadership of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) the request to take over all cases pending at the appellant court in Rivers State. The move came just as Rivers Read more…

As Adeleke Approaches Appeal Court to Reclaim Mandate

1 hour ago Vision

Emameh Gabriel looks at the fate of Governor Ademola Adeleke of Osun state as he approaches the Appeal Court to challenge last week’s ruling of the State Election Petition Tribunal which nullified his election After five months of intense legal Read more…

Osun: Politicians Making Uninformed Comments To Discredit BVAS Ahead 2023 Polls – Igini

1 hour ago Vision

Aftermath of the judgement of the Osun State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal, a former Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Akwa Ibom State, Mike Igini, has waded into the debate over the credibility or otherwise of using the Bimodal Voter Accreditation Read more…

Russian business offers cash bounties to destroy Western tanks in Ukraine

2 hours ago Vision

A Russian company said it will offer five million roubles ($72,000) in cash to the first soldiers who destroy or capture western-made tanks in Ukraine, after the Kremlin vowed Russian forces would wipe out any Western tanks shipped to Ukraine. Read more…

Brazil’s Lula cold-shoulders Germany’s Scholz on Ukraine support

5 hours ago Vision

Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva on Monday said Moscow made a mistake invading Ukraine, but speaking alongside German Chancellor Olaf Scholz he kept clear of condemning the Russian attack. It was the third time on his South American Read more…

Nigerian senator in UK court accused of organ harvesting

5 hours ago Vision

Nigeria’s former deputy senate president and his wife appeared in a London court on Tuesday ahead of their trial for organ harvesting, but his accused daughter was unable to attend as she is in hospital. Ike Ekweremadu, 60, appeared at Read more…

JUST-IN: EFCC Arrests Racketeers Of New Naira Notes In Abuja

1 day ago Vision

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has in separate operations in Zone 4 and Dei Dei areas of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Abuja, arrested members of a syndicate of currency racketeers hoarding and trading the redesigned Naira notes. Read more…

MTN Foundation Chief Launches Book On Nigeria Education

1 day ago Vision

Director, MTN Foundation and former education director in Nigeria, Dennis Okoro, has launched his first book titled “Education in Nigeria; Perspectives for a changing world” in Lagos.The book is an analysis of the current education system in Nigeria and highlights Read more…

Tinubu’s Outburst Over Fuel Scarcity, Others Confirms APC’s Failure

1 day ago Vision

Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Atiku Abubakar yesterday said comments made by All Progressives Congress (APC) over fuel scarcity and the naira swap policy confirms that the APC and its presidential candidate agree that they have failed Read more…

SERAP urges Buhari to probe alleged attack on Obi, sanitise polity

1 day ago Vision

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to direct Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Usman Baba, to promptly, thoroughly and transparently investigate the reported attack on Labour Party (LP) presidential candidate, Peter Obi, after a rally in Read more…

Trust Obi to deliver, campaign council assures Nigerians

1 day ago Vision

Presidential candidate of Labour Party (LP), Peter Obi, has been described as a detribalised Nigerian and someone bent on turning the most populous black nation around if elected president next month. Head of Intervention Mission in Peter Obi Campaign Council, Read more…

PVCs: Obi insists over 3 million Nigerian students must be allowed to vote

45 mins ago Vision

The presidential candidate of the Labour Party, Mr. Peter Obi has insisted that the over three million Nigerian students who are eligible to vote in the forthcoming presidential election must be encouraged to take part in the exercise. He spoke Read more…

PDP NEC Takes Over Appeal Court Cases in Rivers as Wike Kicks

53 mins ago Vision

The Court of Appeal sitting in Port Harcourt has granted the national leadership of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) the request to take over all cases pending at the appellant court in Rivers State. The move came just as Rivers Read more…

As Adeleke Approaches Appeal Court to Reclaim Mandate

1 hour ago Vision

Emameh Gabriel looks at the fate of Governor Ademola Adeleke of Osun state as he approaches the Appeal Court to challenge last week’s ruling of the State Election Petition Tribunal which nullified his election After five months of intense legal Read more…

Osun: Politicians Making Uninformed Comments To Discredit BVAS Ahead 2023 Polls – Igini

1 hour ago Vision

Aftermath of the judgement of the Osun State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal, a former Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Akwa Ibom State, Mike Igini, has waded into the debate over the credibility or otherwise of using the Bimodal Voter Accreditation Read more…

The FA, Premier League and Wales pay tribute to Pele

1 month ago Vision

The Football Association have confirmed the Wembley Arch will be lit up in the Brazil colours tonight, and they have also released the following statement. ‘Everyone who loves football, loves Pele.‘His unique talent lit up the game, and inspired football. Read more…

Chimezie Metu, through his Foundation, gifted Nnewi town with an NBA-standard basketball court

1 month ago Vision

By Ezeakukwu Emmanuel Nsoedo (PhD) December 20th, 2022, will remain a memorable day for the people of Nnewi because Chimezie Metu Foundation has given a magnificent basketball court to the town. It is the first of its kind in Anambra Read more…

Mbappe scores second hat-trick in World Cup final

1 month ago Vision

France’s Kylian Mbappe has emerged as the second player to score a hat-trick in a World Cup final after lifting his team to level in the ongoing Mundial in Qatar. Mbappe converted an 80th-minute penalty and equalised with an acrobatic Read more…

Scoring in five W’Cups, a rare achievement – Ronaldo

2 months ago Vision

Former Manchester United star footballer Cristiano Ronaldo has said scoring in five World Championships is a rare achievement he would not have dreamt of. Ronaldo said this via a post on his verified Facebook page on Friday, saying the achievement Read more…

MTN Foundation Chief Launches Book On Nigeria Education

1 day ago Vision

Director, MTN Foundation and former education director in Nigeria, Dennis Okoro, has launched his first book titled “Education in Nigeria; Perspectives for a changing world” in Lagos.The book is an analysis of the current education system in Nigeria and highlights Read more…

CBN extends deadline for old naira notes to Feb 10

2 days ago Vision

The Central Bank of Nigeria has extended the deadline for the exchange of old naira notes by 10 days. The exercise is now to end on 10 February 2023. The Governor of Central Bank, Godwin Emefiele who visited President Muhammadu Read more…

Old Naira notes deadline: CBN direct banks to work on Sunday

3 days ago Vision

In the bid to mop up all the unwanted old Naira notes still in circulation, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has directed all banks in the country to also work tomorrow Sunday. The Director of Currency Operations, Ahmed Umar Read more…

Nigeria’s Atiku joins calls to extend deadline on old banknotes

3 days ago Vision

Nigerian opposition presidential candidate Atiku Abubakar urged the central bank on Saturday to extend a Jan. 31 deadline to phase out old high-value banknotes, a measure many Nigerians fear will disrupt business in the cash-reliant economy. Nigerians have to turn Read more…

Nigeria’s Atiku joins calls to extend deadline on old banknotes

3 days ago Vision

Nigerian opposition presidential candidate Atiku Abubakar urged the central bank on Saturday to extend a Jan. 31 deadline to phase out old high-value banknotes, a measure many Nigerians fear will disrupt business in the cash-reliant economy. Nigerians have to turn Read more…

Atiku, Tinubu, Obi, Kwankwaso’s Battle for Control of Kano

2 weeks ago Vision

As the February 25, 2023 presidential election approaches, the candidates of the four major political parties – Atiku Abubakar of the Peoples Democratic Party, Bola Tinubu of the All Progressives Congress, Peter Obi of the Labour Party and Rabiu Musa Read more…

Majority of Germans against sending tanks to Ukraine – poll

1 month ago Vision

Nearly half of Germans do not want to see the country’s Leopard 2 battle tanks handed over to Ukraine, a recent YouGov opinion poll has indicated. Kiev has been imploring Berlin for the hardware for several months now, so far Read more…

APC: Arise TV Defends Rufai Oseni Amidst Calls For Dismissal

2 months ago Vision

The Board of Editors of This Day Newspaper and Arise Television on Monday said it has received two separate requests from top members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) campaign organisation to move This Day Editor, Shaka Momodu, and The Read more…