Wednesday, 17 August, 2022

Month: August 2022


The Obident movement yesterday said the Labour Party presidential candidate Peter Obi and his running mate Datti-Baba Ahmed is a pan Nigerian project and not sectional. The movement through, a statement from the Obi-Datti media office, stressing that they are Read more…


The leadership of the National Union Electricity Employees (NUEE) has suspended the strike embarked upon by the Union, for two weeks. The decision was a fallout of the conciliation meeting between the Federal Government and the striking electricity workers, which Read more…


Two persons, a policeman and one of the suspected hoodlums that attacked a Police checkpoint along the G-Hostel Junction axis of the ever-busy Enugu-Abakaliki Expressway in Ebonyi State, were feared killed on Wednesday afternoon, after an attack on Policemen. The Read more…


A Nigerian court on Wednesday ruled that Islamic religious law does not violate the constitution, dismissing a test-case challenge from a singer who was sentenced to death two years ago on the charge of blasphemy. But in a majority decision, Read more…


Presidential candidate of the Labour Party (LP), Peter Obi, on Monday night met behind closed-doors with Rivers State governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, in Port Harcourt. The meeting, which is the second in less than two months, took place at Wike’s Read more…


The convener of Concerned Nigerians group, Deji Adeyanju, has placed a bet of $10,000 with supporters of the Labour Party (LP) presidential candidate, Peter Obi, that the former Anambra State governor will lose the 2023 presidential election. Adeyanju challenged Obi’s Read more…


Six passegers of a commercial bus were on Monday kidnapped along Obbo-Ile/Osi Road in Ekiti local government area of Kwara State by unknown gunmen. The police have, however, rescued four of the kidnap victims, who were abducted at about 11.15pm Read more…


The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has raised a specialised all-female squad to protect schools nationwide. In a statement, Director, Public Relations, DCC Olusola Odumosu, said that the corps’ Commandant General (CG), Ahmed Abubakar Audi, noted that the Read more…


Hearing in a suit seeking to stop Kola Abiola, the son of late MKO Abiola as presidential candidate of People’s Redemption Party(PRP), in the 2023 election has been fixed for September 7 by the Abuja division of the Federal High Read more…


The Imo State Governor, Senator Hope Uzodinma has said that banditry in the state was politically contrived by those who practice politics of bitterness even as he noted that the scourge is not limited to Imo State because it is Read more…


Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres will meet with Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky in the western Ukrainian city of Lviv on Thursday. Discussions will likely include grain shipments from Ukraine and the endangered Zaporozhye nuclear Read more…