Tuesday, 29 November, 2022

Month: October 2022


Leader of the Pan-Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere, Chief Ayo Adebanjo said the endorsement of the presidential candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, was conducted by people, who are trying to divide the Yoruba land. Pa Read more…


Pope Francis has granted audience to 112 pilgrims from Nigeria currently in Rome for the 2022 special pilgrimage organised by the Nigerian Christian Pilgrim Commission (NCPC). The  pilgrims were led to the papal audience at the Vatican City by His Read more…


President Muhammadu Buhari is slated to leave for London, United Kingdom on Monday for a routine check-up. His Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, confirmed this in a statement. There was no information if it was a planned Read more…


Nyesom Wike, governor of Rivers, has taunted Dele Momodu, publisher of Ovation magazine, over the latter’s comment on the ongoing crisis in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Over the past weeks, the PDP has been enmeshed in internal wrangling as Read more…


ST is a contraction for Seyi Tinubu, the son of APC presidential candidate Bola Tinubu, who led a rally in Lagos on behalf of his father on October 22, 2022, as reported by Nigerian news channel TVC News. The tweet Read more…


A massive barrage of Russian cruise missile and drone strikes hit critical infrastructure in Kyiv, Kharkiv and other Ukrainian cities early Monday, knocking out water and power supplies in apparent retaliation for what Moscow alleged was a Ukrainian attack on Read more…


Ukraine “grossly violated” the Istanbul agreement on grain exports via the Black Sea and forced Moscow to suspend it indefinitely, Russia’s envoy to the UN Vassily Nebenzia told the Security Council on Monday. The Russian Navy will inspect all cargo Read more…


A Nigerian Canadian Dr. Ako Ufodike, has been appointed the Deputy Minister in charge of trade, immigration, and multiculturalism in Alberta, Canada. Dr. Ufodike’s appointment is being celebrated among African communities, especially the Nigerian diaspora. Ufodike professes social conservatism, and Read more…


The Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, has disowned some dissidents in the forests of Oduma in Aninri local government area and her neighbouring communities of Nkerefi, Nomeh and Mburubu in Nkanu East LGA, all Read more…


President Muhammadu Buhari has reacted to the plan by the Central Bank of Nigeria ( CBN) to redesign and replace N1,000, N500 and N200 notes, effective Decemebr 15. The President, according to a release issued on Sunday by his spokesman, Read more…


Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has challenged PDP National Chairman, Dr Iyorchia Ayu to stop any PDP candidate from contesting the 2023 elections. Governor Nyesom Wike who spoke to journalists in Port Harcourt on Sunday reacted to statements credited to Read more…


The South-East Governors’ Forum has called on the Federal Government to deploy a political solution to the case of the detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu. The governors made the demand on Sunday after an emergency Read more…