Thursday, 01 December, 2022

Category: News


Ohanaeze Ndigbo has insisted it is backing the Peter Obi presidency as a way of ensuring equity, fairness and justice to the people of the South East. This is even as the apex Igbo socio-cultural group decried the renewed killings Read more…


Some prominent Nigerians and groups have mourned a former Chairman of the Northern Elders Forum, Paul Unongo. Unongo died on Tuesday at 87. The Northern Governors Forum, led by Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State, in a tribute, said the Read more…


Osun Assembly has challenged the directive of Governor Ademola Adeleke to career heads to take over Local Government Administration. The Osun State Independent Electoral Commission (OSIEC) conducted the Local Government Election on October 15 with candidates of the All Progressives Read more…


Since on Sunday when popular singer Davido and Chioma made their first public appearance in Osun State for the inauguration of the sixth elected governor of the State, Ademola Adeleke, who is the 30B gang leader’s uncle, tongues have been Read more…


Dangote Industries Limited has asked the High Court of Kogi State to stay further proceedings in the suit filed against it by the State Government over the Obajana Cement dispute. Kogi State, in its suit marked: HCL/94/2022, is among others, Read more…


The Akwa Ibom state government says it has received N186 billion as refunds of arrears of 13 percent of oil derivation proceeds from the federal government. Linus Nkan, Akwa Ibom state commissioner for finance, made this known at a recent Read more…


Jiang Zemin, who led China into the 21st century, passed away on Wednesday in Shanghai, according to state media. Concerns for the 96-year-old’s health had been raised by his absence from the 20th Communist Party congress last month. Jiang was Read more…


Ukraine has reacted badly to a claim from European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen. that it has lost more than 100,000 personnel in the conflict with Russia. Released via Twiitter, it was deleted from von der Leyen’s account earlier Read more…


Russia’s defence minister said on Wednesday that the armed forces should use new advanced weapons systems in the conflict in Ukraine. “It is necessary to continue the modernisation and creation of promising systems with their subsequent use during the special Read more…


The Crown Prince, Barr Obi Orizu, celebrated his birthday yesterday. It was a joyous mystery for him. First of all, Prince Obi was treated to a surprise party engineered by his wife and assisted by former Nnewi North Council Chairman, Read more…


The woman leader of the Labour Party (LP) of Kaura local government area of Kaduna State, Mrs Victoria Chintex, has been killed by unknown gunmen. The Publicity Secretary of LP in Zone 3, Edward Simon Buju, who confirmed the sad Read more…


An ardent loyalist of the Labour Party, Barr. Oraye St. Franklyn described the support of Afenifere, a social-cultural group for Peter Obi, the party’s presidential candidate, as an indication that Nigerians are dissatisfied with the status quo in the country. Read more…