Friday, 30 October, 2020

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By Isaac Ojo The Women And Family Advancement Initiative (WAFAI) has concluded arrangements to do mass wedding for one hundred and fifteen couples. The church wedding for the couples would hold at Ihiala in Ihiala local government area of Anambra Read more…


The Yoruba Summit Group (YSG) on Wednesday declared its support for Arewa Consultative Forum’s (ACF) demand seeking a referendum to determine Nigeria’s continued existence as a nation. ACF Secretary-General, Murtala Aliyu, had in a recent interview, said the North was Read more…


The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) says the power sector has recorded an all-time national peak of 5,459.50MW. A statement issued on Thursday by Ms Ndidi Mbah, TCN General Manager, Public Affairs, said the new record was achieved on Oct. Read more…


RICE millers under the auspices of Rice Millers Association of Nigeria, RIMAN, Thursday, disclosed huge losses to hoodlums’ attack and looting under the guise of #EndSARS protest. Making this known in a statement signed by the National President, RIMAN, Peter Read more…


A human rights group, Access to Justice, has faulted the move by some state governments to conduct a house-to-house search for looted COVID-19 palliatives. In a statement by its Convener, Joseph Otteh, and Project Director, Deji Ajare, A2Justice said the Read more…


The British Government has said it trained and equipped operatives of the disbanded Special Anti-Robbery Squad of the Nigeria Police Force between 2016 and March 2020. UK Minister for Africa, James Duddridge, made this known in a letter to a Read more…


Trials of the Sputnik V Covid-19 vaccine in India will be backed by the government after a local company which has partnered with Russia for testing signed a cooperation agreement with the authorities. Dr. Reddy’s pharmaceutical company announced on Thursday Read more…


The Assistant Inspector General of Police in-charge of Zone-13 of the Nigeria Police Force, AIG Mohammed Danmallam has embarked on assessment tour of the 3:3 Division, 54 PMF and Area Command Oraifite respectively. The AIG accompanied by other senior and Read more…


Governor Willie Obiano has inspected flood level around Anambra East, Anambra West and Ogbaru Local Government Areas. The Governor, accompanied by Dr Paul Odenigbo of Anambra State Emergency Management Agency and other security agents took off from the Onitsha Marine. Read more…


More than a week after suspected soldiers fired shots at a crowd of protesters at the Lekki Tollgate plaza in Lagos on October 20, 2020, it is unfortunate truth has remained the victim of buck-passing, deliberate distortions and contradictions. As Read more…


The Nigeria Police Force and Nigerian Army killed protesters at the Lekki Toll Gate in Lagos last Tuesday, Amnesty International has said. The human rights group stated this in a new investigative timeline it released on its website on Tuesday, a week Read more…


A Magistrates’ Court in Port Harcourt has remanded 21 suspected members of the Indigenous People of Biafra at the Port Harcourt Correctional Centre over alleged acts of terrorism. The state police command, while arraigning the suspects in court, said they Read more…