Thursday, 29 February, 2024

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The Comrade Julious Abure-led Labour Party has dismissed as fraudulent a letter purportedly written by its estranged former Vice Chairman, Lamidi Apapa, to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), forwarding names of governorship candidates. The party urged Nigerians to ignore Read more…


The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has announced plans to hold rallies across Nigeria on February 27th and 28th to protest the rising cost of living in the country. This was disclosed in a letter written by human rights lawyer, Femi Read more…


The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has launched an investigation following reports that a stampede during its discounted rice sale in Lagos left numerous people dead. Eyewitnesses said chaos erupted on Friday at the Customs zonal office in Yaba as huge Read more…


Former vice president, Atiku Abubakar, has offered components of his plans to President Bola Tinubu for adoption to stabilise the economy.  He has also told Tinubu that he must emulate the new president of Argentina, Javier Milei’s approach to economic Read more…


Chief Ben Obi served as the Political Adviser in the office of former National Security Adviser, General Aliyu Gusau. He also served as the Presidential Adviser on inter-party affairs to President Goodluck Jonathan. A People’s Democratic Party, PDP, leader, Obi, Read more…


The Presidency again on Sunday warned the Nigeria Labour Congress not to embark on its two-day nationwide protest against the rising cost of living in the country. Also, the police warned against disruption of commercial activities during the protest. The Read more…


Ukrainian troops have abandoned the settlement of Lastochkino, a few kilometers west of the strategic city of Avdeevka recently captured by Russian troops, the local outlet Strana reported on Saturday citing Ukraine’s military. The website cited a Ukrainian volunteer fighting Read more…


Nestled in a dense forest, the Ukrainian military base appears abandoned and destroyed, its command center a burned-out husk, a casualty of a Russian missile barrage early in the war. But that is above ground. Not far away, a discreet Read more…


The standoff between Moscow and Kiev has turned into a major confrontation involving the West, Valentina Matvienko has said. The outcome of the conflict between Moscow and Kiev will be felt in every corner of the globe, the top Russian Read more…


The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has directed the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) to adopt the same forex rate for the importation of goods to its clearance in the country. Hassan Mahmud, the apex bank’s Director of Trade and Exchange Read more…


Pope Francis has reminded  Spanish Catholic educators that the Church is called to promote an inclusive education, where all students can unleash their potential regardless of their background, recalling that this has always been an essential part of its educational Read more…


Barely 24 hours after Senator Monday Okpebholo was declared winner of the All Progressives Congress governorship primary in Edo State, one of the 11 aspirants that lost out, Dennis Idahosa, on Saturday, stormed the national headquarters of the party to Read more…