Friday, 27 January, 2023

Category: Politics


Rivers State governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has assured that Rivers State will be safer in the hands of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate, Sir Siminialayi Fubara and his deputy, Professor Ngozi Odu. The governor said both the PDP governorship Read more…


Ethnic Youth leaders and Lawyers have hailed President Muhammadu Buhari and Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, for insisting on the January 31, 2023 deadline for the old N200, N500 and 1,000 currency notes to cease to Read more…


The Igbo National Council, INC, on Tuesday called on the Imo state governor, Hope Uzodimma, to be proactive in tackling the insecurity in the state by setting up a community-based functional vigilante group. INC made this call through the President, Read more…


The apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo has expressed worries over a large number of uncollected Permanent Voters Cards (PVCs) by eligible voters in the Southeastern region. In a statement issued by the spokesperson, Dr Alex Ogbonnia, Tuesday, the group Read more…


As the January 31 deadline given by the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, for withdrawal of the old naira notes draws nearer, the former Senate Leader, Senator Ali Ndume has lamented the absence of the newly redesigned notes in circulation, Read more…


The Obi-Datti Presidential Campaign Council has condemned the alleged attack on the campaign train of its candidate, Peter Obi, after a rally in Katsina on Monday. According to the campaign team, the said attack took place after Obi had met Read more…


Finnish Foreign Minister Pekka Haavisto has backpedaled on his previous remark in which he suggested Helsinki could move forward with its NATO application alone if Türkiye continues to block neighboring Sweden’s bid. Clarifying his position on Tuesday, the diplomat insisted that Read more…


Multiple senior Ukrainian officials have been fired by the country’s government on Tuesday. The ongoing reshuffle was announced by Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky in his daily video address and affects officials “on different levels, in ministries and other bodies of central and Read more…


THE candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, for Akwa Ibom Northwest Senatorial district, Senator Godswill Akpabio has thanked God for granting him victory in the judgement at the Supreme Court held last Friday. The immediate past Minister of Niger Read more…


Reuben Abati At some point later today, January 24, the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele is bound to be back in the news as the CBN’s Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) concludes its 289th meeting and offers Read more…


A strong man of Abia politics and Board of Trustees, BoT,  member of the All Progressive Congress, APC, Prince Benjamin Apugo, has solicited support for the presidential candidate of the Labour Party, Mr Peter Obi, saying that his integrity, competence Read more…


Nigerian government officials have made misleading claims about Aishatu Dahiru Ahmed, a candidate from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) party vying for a state governor’s seat in polls set for March 11, 2023. An aide to President Muhammadu Buhari Read more…