Wednesday, 16 June, 2021

Category: News


Our attention has been drawn to an unfortunate incident that happened today on AIT live broadcast where a band of political buccaneers and misfits gathered under the guise of NEC of All Progressives Aaliance (APGA) to purportedly announce the suspension Read more…


A Northern pressure group under the auspices of Coalition of Northern Groups (CNG), has berated Igbo leaders for owing up to the violence in the South-East, insisting that only a referendum for Biafra exit will guarantee peace. CNG in a Read more…


The National Executive Committee (NEC) of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) has sacked the two factional chairmen of the party and appointed a new acting national chairman, Chief Jude Okeke.https://googleads.g.doubleclick.net/pagead/ads?client=ca-pub-2107026010242077&output=html&h=280&slotname=8166071575&adk=363461564&adf=3264790055&pi=t.ma~as.8166071575&w=750&fwrn=4&fwrnh=100&lmt=1623801242&rafmt=1&psa=1&format=750×280&url=https%3A%2F%2Fleadership.ng%2Fbreaking-apga-nec-sacks-2-factional-chairmen-6-others%2F&flash=0&fwr=0&fwrattr=true&rpe=1&resp_fmts=3&wgl=1&uach=WyJXaW5kb3dzIiwiMTAuMCIsIng4NiIsIiIsIjkwLjAuODE4LjU2IixbXV0.&dt=1623801240557&bpp=7&bdt=14217&idt=2276&shv=r20210610&cbv=%2Fr20190131&ptt=9&saldr=aa&abxe=1&cookie=ID%3Ddf78dbd8f92ab3ed-22b41ea745a6002c%3AT%3D1602742043%3ART%3D1602742043%3AS%3DALNI_MY9BBfv1UjUaOmGmIkdnD9gNI7Bzw&prev_fmts=970×90&correlator=416773903604&frm=20&pv=2&ga_vid=1103229342.1602630049&ga_sid=1623801242&ga_hid=435388194&ga_fc=0&u_tz=60&u_his=1&u_java=0&u_h=768&u_w=1366&u_ah=728&u_aw=1366&u_cd=24&u_nplug=3&u_nmime=4&adx=105&ady=1234&biw=1349&bih=657&scr_x=0&scr_y=0&oid=3&pvsid=1942106044907971&pem=110&wsm=1&ref=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.latestnigeriannews.com%2F&eae=0&fc=896&brdim=0%2C0%2C0%2C0%2C1366%2C0%2C1366%2C728%2C1366%2C657&vis=1&rsz=%7C%7CeEbr%7C&abl=CS&pfx=0&fu=128&bc=31&ifi=2&uci=a!2&btvi=1&fsb=1&xpc=a2UpzQdR8k&p=https%3A//leadership.ng&dtd=2299 Briefing journalists after rising from its 114th NEC meeting in the Read more…


The abductors of a farmer, Alhaji Jimoh Olodan, in Iyemero Ekiti, Ikole Local Government Area of Ekiti State, have demanded a sum of N30 million for the victim to regain his freedom. Olodan was kidnapped at a farmstead named Elegure Read more…


The World Bank has reported that inflation has pushed seven million Nigerians below the poverty line in 2020. The latest World Bank Nigeria Development Update (NDU) noted that “in 2020 the Nigerian economy experienced a shallower contraction of -1.8 percent Read more…


Controversy has trailed reports that soldiers in Ekiti protested alleged non-payment of their accumulated allowances by Governor Kayode Fayemi. Reports of the protest, which went viral on social media platforms, had claimed the soldiers blocked the roads leading to the Read more…


Soldiers of 72 Special Force Brigade, Nigeria Army, Makurdi on Monday night intercepted 73 young men from Nasarawa State on their way to Imo State. The able-bodied young men who were loaded in five trucks were intercepted at Agan Toll Read more…


•As Reps chide Police over lack of record for over $400m, other immovable property reportedly recovered The Office of the National Security Adviser (NSA), Major General Babagana Monguno, has denied knowledge of the $44 million recovered from the Nigeria Intelligence Read more…


Iran has produced 6.5kg of uranium at 60% purity, the government has announced, as indirect talks with the US to revive the 2015 nuclear deal continue into what negotiators have said may be the final week. The move means Iran Read more…


The Movement for the Emancipation and Defence of the Niger Delta (MEND) on Monday warned of grave retaliation should the Fulani group carry out their threat to attack Delta State and the governor after the three-day (72 hours) ultimatum. While Read more…


Suspected herdsmen have allegedly attacked Aguamade village in Eha-Amufu town, in Isi-Uzo council area of Enugu State. The assailants were said to have kidnapped seven villagers, including a woman. They were reported to have killed one of the victims, said Read more…


…as tension heightens Tension has heightened in Anambra State following the alleged arrival of an orthodox security outfit to help other security agencies to rid the State of cultist and other criminal elements The “Bakassi -like” security outfit has allegedly, Read more…