Wednesday, 28th February 2024


19 Dec
There is a festering sore in Rivers State that is threatening to become an epidemic. It started effectively on October 29 when a part of the State House of Assembly was bombed and it caught fire. This followed the move made by 24 members of the State House of Assembly to impeach the State Governor,…
14 Dec
The US House of Representatives voted Wednesday to formalise an impeachment inquiry into President Joe Biden, escalating Republicans' battle with Democrats ahead of the 2024 election in a move Biden himself slammed as a "baseless" stunt. Republicans, seizing on Biden's son Hunter's controversial international dealings, have yet to provide evidence of corruption by the president,…
30 Oct
  Rivers State governor, Siminalayi Fubara, has asked citizens of the state to interrogate the reasons behind the impeachment process allegedly carried out by some lawmakers on Monday morning. The governor, who urged the people to inquire into the motives of such a move, claimed that while he visited the burnt site of the Assembly…
18 Oct
Reprieve yesterday came the way of the embattled deputy governor of Ondo State, Mr Lucky Ayiedatiwa following the resolve by the state House of Assembly to suspend the ongoing impeachment process against him. The decision followed a closed door meeting between members of the state House of Assembly led by Mr Oladeji Olamide and the…
6 Mar 2023
Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, yesterday, alleged there were plans to impeach him, if the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) loses in the Edo State House of Assembly polls to the opposition All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state.


28 mins ago
Famine is "imminent" in northern Gaza, where no humanitarian group has been able to provide aid since January 23, the World Food Programme warned Tuesday, as Israel wages war on Palestinian militant group Hamas.
54 mins ago
South Korea's birth rate fell to a record low last year, the government said Wednesday, despite having poured billions of dollars into efforts to encourage women to have more children and maintain population stability.
57 mins ago
Apple has abandoned its ambitions to produce an electric car, US media reported Tuesday, ending a struggling decade-long project.
1 hour ago
Police operatives in a heightened effort against banditry in FCT and its environs, on February 24, 2024, acting on credible intelligence, stormed Sardauna Forest, Toto, Nasarawa State and arrested one Samaila Wakili Fafa A.K.A Habu Ibrahim, a kidnap kingpin who has been on the wanted list of the Command for a long time with a bounty placed on his head by the Minister of FCT.
2 hours ago
Prince Harry will find out on Wednesday whether he has won his case against the UK government after his taxpayer-funded protection was removed when he quit royal duties.
3 hours ago
The Federal Government, in collaboration with the International Organisation for Migration (IOM), successfully repatriated another batch of 147 irregular Nigerian migrants stranded in Libya on Tuesday.
3 hours ago
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky is due to meet with leaders from southeast Europe in Albania on Wednesday, seeking to keep support and weapons flowing to Kyiv as Russia makes gains on the battlefield two years after invading its neighbour.
3 hours ago
Super Eagles and PAOK defender William Troost-Ekong has undergone a successful surgery after suffering a ruptured biceps femoris in his right leg. The surgery took place in Finland on Tuesday, 27 February, 2024. He is now a huge doubt when the qualifiers for the 2026 FIFA World Cup resume in June. Troost-Ekong suffered the injury…
3 hours ago
Counterfeiting is the illegal production and distribution of fake or unauthentic goods, ranging from luxury items to medicines, and electronics. This illicit activity has significant economic and social impacts, posing risks to businesses, consumers, and public safety. Counterfeiting is a global issue that is not peculiar to our Nigerian context alone, and it comes with damaging economic and social consequences.
5 hours ago
The Committee for the Defence of Human Rights (CDHR), yesterday, lamented that two years after the brutal murder of 22-year-old fashion designer, Bamise Ayanwola, authorities have remained uncommitted to giving justice to the deceased.