Sunday, 17 October, 2021

Month: September 2021


By Ifeoma Ejiofor The Zenith Labour Party(ZLP) has appointed foremost entrepreneur, realtor and respected philanthropist Princess Esom Nwafor-Orizu as the Director-General of the Campaign Council in the Anambra State governorship election coming up on November 6th 2021. The governorship candidate Read more…


What the f**k is wrong with us?We endlessly complain about our government (Local, State & Federal) but we cannot individually or collectively carry out a very simple task like driving through an intersection. About two weeks ago, it took me Read more…


Riyadh and Tehran may soon formally resume relations severed in 2016, one report said as officials from Saudi Arabia and Iran quietly met this week. The series of contacts is reportedly mediated by the Iraqi government. Saudi and Iranian officials Read more…


HomeRussia & Former Soviet Union Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a meeting with Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan in Sochi, Russia September 29, 2021. © Reuters / Vladimir Smirnov Forest fires, gas pipelines, nuclear power plants and conflicts in Syria and Read more…


…It’s in our hands to make this region better again – Umahi THE apex Igbo socio-cultural organization, Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide, on Wednesday, exclaimed that the Igbo Nation was now under siege by criminal elements with too many killings on its Read more…


The Senate has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to, as a matter of urgency, declare bandits as terrorists and wage total war against them. This was just as the upper chamber urged the President to give orders to the military Read more…


* Approves revised public service rules The federal government has approved a 14-day paternity leave to make men properly bond with the newborn baby. The Head of Civil Service of the Federation, Dr. Folasade Yemi-Esan, disclosed this to State House correspondents after Read more…


Obinna Odogwu, Awka Vice Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 general election, Mr Peter Obi, and the traditional ruler of Agulu community, Igwe Innocent Obodoakor, have lamented the gruesome murder of Dr Chike Akunyili, describing Read more…


The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said that there is no going back in the deployment of new technology for transmission of results from the polling units to its central result viewing portal during the November 6, Anambra State Read more…


Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has refuted a statement credited to him to have described Senator Ifeanyi Araraume as corrupt and incapable of heading the Nigerian National Petroleum Company (NNPC). In a statement signed on behalf of the former President by Read more…


Oyo State government has asked the Court of Appeal sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, for joinder in the suit instituted by the Rivers State government against the Attorney-General of the Federation in respect to the bid by the state to take over the Read more…


The Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore, Bauchi State branch, has berated the Northern Governors Forum for what it termed “lackadaisical attitude” towards the plight of Fulani across the country. They wondered why the governors did not, during their recent meeting in Read more…