Tuesday, 11 May, 2021

Category: Politics


Ebonyi Government, yesterday, flayed the South East chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for faulting the speedy formation of the state chapter of Ebubeagu, a joint security outfit for the zone. The opposition party had, in a communiqué after its Read more…


The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, has reacted to the allegation that the group is plotting an attack in Lagos. The PUNCH earlier reported that the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, CP Hakeem Odumosu, on Monday, said Read more…


A group of active French military personnel has published a new open letter to the country’s president Emmanuel Macron, warning him of a “civil war” brewing in the country after all the “concessions” he’s made to Islamism. The letter, published in Read more…


Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo popularly known as Sunday Igboho, has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to warn killer herders in the Southwest region perpetrating criminal activities. Igboho, in the now-viral video obtained by The Nation, threatened to go after killer herders Read more…


Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige has given an insight into the causes of the spate of strikes in the country and how the government navigated through the labour sector crisis despite being in dire straits financially. The minister Read more…


Hon. Sergius Ogun is representing the Esan North East/ Esan South East Federal Constituency of Edo State in the House of Representatives. A committee set up by your party, the PDP, to review the 2019 polls, recently recommended that zoning should Read more…


By Paul Robinson, a professor at the University of Ottawa. He writes about Russian and Soviet history, military history, and military ethics, and is author of the Irrussianality blogWith tanks rolling through Red Square and jets screaming overhead, Russians are marking Victory Day Read more…


Executive Director of Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC), and country Representative of Transparency International, Auwal Rafsanjani, has advised President Muhammadu Buhari to urgently review the National Counter Terrorism Strategy and the National Security Strategy to incorporate coordinated policy conversations, regional Read more…


•Amotekun, Ebubeagu, evidence of FG’s failure in securing Nigerians HomePolitics 2023: How South-East can produce president –Shagari, Ex-Minister •Amotekun, Ebubeagu, evidence of FG’s failure in securing Nigerians 8th May 20210SHARES Mukhtar Shehu Shagari is a founding member of the Peoples Democratic Read more…


The Conference of Speakers of Southwest legislatures on Saturday called for state policing and regional security summit to proffer practical ways out of current insecurity in the zone. They also asked South West Governors to jointly procure at least three Read more…


The Governor of Rivers State, Chief Nyesom Wike, has declared that his state will not be cowed into secessionist agenda. This is just as Wike condemned the killings of seven police officers in the state. The governor in a statement by his Read more…


A large fire has erupted at a chemical plant in the Iranian city of Qazvin, with local media reporting an explosion. The incident follows an overnight blaze in the port city of Bushehr, home to Iran’s only nuclear power plant. Read more…