Thursday, 29 February, 2024

Month: February 2022


A representative of the vice  president of ECOWAS Community Court of Justice yesterday said the court had not received any matter relating to the trial of Yoruba nation activist, Sunday Igboho, in Benin Republic. Justice Dupe Atoki told newsmen in Ilorin, Kwara State Read more…


Ondo State Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has said the State Security Network, Amotekun Corps was not created to rival other security agencies, saying its existence is benefiting the state and other major security outfits. Governor Akeredolu who spoke in his office while receiving the new Read more…


The Imo State Commissioner of Police, CP Rabiu Hussaini is personally monitoring the ongoing Imo State by-election holding in Ngor Okpala. CP Rabiu was seen in a convoy of police officers driving slowly and monitoring compliance of his men who Read more…


MANY people were feared dead yesterday when some armed men suspected to be members of a cult group invaded a burial ceremony at Ebenebe, a rural community in Awka North local government area of Anambra State. It was gathered that Read more…


The senator representing Abia South at the National Assembly, Enyi Abaribe Friday formally declared his interest to become the governor of Abia State, come 2023. He made his intention known when he visited the state secretariat of the ruling Peoples Read more…


President Muhammadu Buhari Friday hailed the BUA Group for its strides in narrowing the gap between demand and supply of cement in the country. According to a statement by Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, Read more…


The Abuja division of the Court of Appeal has voided the compulsory retirement of Justice Gladys Olotu of the Federal High Court, who was indicted by the National Judicial Council (NJC) for dereliction of duty. The appellate court in a Read more…


Gunmen suspected to be operatives of the Indigenous People of Biafra and Eastern Security Network, on Thursday night, shot and killed one person while operating at Oko, Orumba North Local Government Area of Anambra State. The gunmen who were said Read more…


A presidential aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, on Friday, said he is physically fit to lead Nigeria in 2023. Mr Tinubu said this when he visited the Ataoja of Osogbo, Jimoh Olanipekun, to seek his blessings for his Read more…


President Muhammadu Buhari has signed the reworked Electoral Amendment bill into law. The president signed the bill about at the Presidential Villa on Thursday – in the presence of the Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Read more…


Beijing “respects” the actions of the Russian government amid the “ongoing crisis situation” in Ukraine, China’s President Xi Jinping told President Vladimir Putin during a phone call on Friday, the Kremlin has said. The Russian president has “thoroughly informed” the Chinese leader about the reasons that Read more…


Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said he would remain in the nation’s capital amid the Russian invasion, an actor turned politician encouraging his country to stay strong in a time of war. Zelensky released a short video address early Friday local Read more…