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20 May 2015
THE Kwara State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has alleged plans by the ruling All Progressives Party (APC) to victimise civil servants who are perceived loyalists of the opposition party by transferring them to remote parts of the state.
20 May 2015
MINISTER of Finance and Coordinating Minister for the Economy Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, and the Nigerian Export-Import (NEXIM) Bank’s Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Mr. Roberts U Orya, yesterday received awards from two global institutions.
20 May 2015
FROM all indications, the huge expectation of dividends of democracy by the people of Taraba State from the incoming government of former Minister of State for Niger Delta Affairs, Darius Ishaku may turn out to be a mirage considering the precarious financial position of the state.
19 May 2015
DESPITE its success in the last elections across the country, the All Progressive congress (APC) is not in a comfortable zone in Enugu State and from all indications; it appears that the party is not yet ready to dominate the political space. For a political party that has just won the presidential election for the…
19 May 2015
FIVE weeks after the Governorship and House of Assembly elections in Delta State, the candidate of the All Progressive Congress (APC) Olorogun Emerhor Otega, who lost out in the contest to his Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) counterpart, Ifeanyi Okowa, has come out to recount how the exercise was conducted, alleging massive irregularities. Otega told the…
19 May 2015
One of the top contenders in the race for the Presidency of the 8th Senate, Ahmed Lawan, has urged lawmakers of the incoming National Assembly to recognize the fact that a new direction must be charted for the nation in accordance with the desire of the country’s new leadership under the All Progressive Congress (APC).…
18 May 2015
The transformational phenomenon – a revolutionary tonic that drove the All Progressives Congress (APC)’s historical success in the recent general elections must be the party’s main worry as it prepares to take over the reins of government at inauguration a little over a week from now on Friday, May 29, 2015.
Eugene Odoh
17 May 2015
Why did you decide to impeach Governor Sullivan Chime? THE House of Assembly sat on May 4, 2015 and upon the signature of 14 members of the House raised impeachable offences against the governor.
17 May 2015
THERE is no reprieve yet in the crisis rocking the Enugu State House of Assembly over its resolve of last week to serve impeachment notice on Governor Sullivan Chime over alleged embezzlement. The executive arm is working hard to ensure that those who made the resolution did not continue with it.
17 May 2015
Olorogun O’tega Emerhor is the All Peoples Congress (APC) gubernatorial candidate in Delta State. In this chat with journalists, he explained what went wrong on April 11 and promised to recover the state. OBIRE ONAKEMU reports.
17 May 2015
UNTIL about noon of that Monday, April 27, 72-year old Alhaji Alli Olanusi was the deputy to Dr. Olusegun Mimiko, the Governor of Ondo State. Before the final curtain was drawn, which saw his replacement, there had been moves to send him home, but it had been his boss, Mimiko, who frustrated the previous attempts.
17 May 2015
TO some the answer to the puzzle seems very elementary. It hinges on the binocular you are gazing. The Delta State Commissioner for Information, Mr. Chike Ogeah, thinks there is no iota of doubt that Delta State Governor Emmanuel Eweta Uduaghan is the very best.


24 mins ago
Men of Ogun State Police Command have arrested a 27-year- old Yahoo boy, Obeta John, for killing his girlfriend, one Idowu Buhari, an HND1 Mass Communication student of Gateway polytechnic, Saapade. The suspect was arrested on Tuesday, November 29,  2022,  following a distress call received at Ode -Remo divisional headquarters, that the suspect, who resides…
34 mins ago
Katsina State Police Command has arrested the spiritual leader, who specialised in preparing criminal charms for bandits and terrorists in the state. Spokesman for the Command, Gambo Isah, who confirmed this said: “On November 26, at about 6:00 p.m., based on a tip-off, the Command succeeded in arresting one Sani Bello, 53, of Maiduguri Road,…
43 mins ago
Unknown gunmen in the early hours of yesterday, killed a man and his wife on their farm in Yelwata, Guma Local Council of Benue State. The gunmen also killed a daughter of the slain couple while one escaped with machete cuts. Eye witnesses identified the victims as Mr. Clement Ukertor and his wife Christiana Ukertor,…
49 mins ago
• Hospital set up panel to probe cause of death  Friends of a Port Harcourt Based blogger and social media influencer, known as Folorunsho Yemi, yesterday, stormed the University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital (UPTH), to protest what they alleged to be negligence on the part of a staff of the hospital that led to…
1 hour ago
• Officer facing disciplinary action, says Immigration  An officer of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Yemi Badru, who was allegedly assaulted on July 30, 2019, by a senior official, Nasir Umar, has lamented intimidation and denial of promotion by the service for reporting the incident.  Badru, a Deputy Superintendent of Immigration, had alleged that the…