Tuesday, 25 January, 2022

Month: January 2022


The Secretary General of Yoruba Council of Elders (YCE), Dr Kunle Olajide, said on Monday that the narrative of former Military Head of State, Gen Abdulsalami Abubakar (retd), on the death of the winner of the June 12, 1993, presidential Read more…


The Federal Government has announced the suspension of the planned removal of petrol subsidy earlier slated for June this year. Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Dr. Zainab Ahmed, made the revelation during a meeting with the Senate President, Read more…


The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), on Monday, re-arraigned a former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, before the Federal High Court in Lagos for allegedly laundering N4.6billion. Fani-Kayode was re-arraigned before Justice Daniel Osaigor by the EFCC alongside a Read more…


The owner of DAAR Communication, and the Chairman Technical Committee for Abubakar Atiku Presidential project, High Chief Raymond Dokpesi, has denied saying that nobody from South East could be President in 2023. Dokpesi who made the denial Monday in Umuahia, Read more…


Governor David Nweze Umahi, Monday condemned the recent hostility in Akaeze, Ivo Local Government Area which has led to the loss of lives. Umahi condemned the incident when he paid an on-the-spot visit to Akaeze to assess the level of Read more…


Soldiers in Burkina Faso announced over state television Monday that they had seized power in the West African nation and dissolved its government and parliament. They also said they had closed the country’s borders and promised a “return to constitutional Read more…


Ireland’s says it cannot stop the drills, which are to take place in its exclusive economic zone Russia’s intention to deploy warships in marine exercises off the Irish coast has come under fire from Dublin, with the nation’s foreign minister Read more…


By Ifeoma Ejiofor House of Representatives aspirant, Barr Akachukwu Johnmary Maduakolam has expressed disgust over a report of the number of killings across Nigeria in the first 3 weeks of January 2022 noting that his constituency, Ihiala Local Goverment Area Read more…


By Ifeoma Ejiofor A high-profile delegation of Atiku Abubakar Campaign Caretaker Committee led by the founder of Africa Independent Television (AIT), High Chief Dr Raymond Dokpesi, paid a consultative visit to Valentine Ozigbo, the Peoples Democratic Party’s (PDP) Governorship Candidate Read more…


Methuselah was 969, Atiku, Tinubu are in their 70s like Biden, Reagan and others;The bill we signed reads Not Too Young To Run, not the elderly must die-Segun Showunmi When President Buhari signed the Not Too Young To Run bill Read more…


The admission comes days after a report into sexual abuse in Germany faulted Benedict for his lack of action against four abusive priests when he was archbishop of Munich. Retired Pope Benedict XVI admitted on Monday that he did attend a meeting in Munich in 1980 Read more…


Tensions soared Monday between Russia and the West over concerns that Moscow is planning to invade Ukraine, with NATO outlining potential troop and ship deployments, Britain saying it would withdraw some diplomats from Kyiv, and Ireland denouncing upcoming Russian war Read more…