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30 May
The youth wing of the apex Igbo socio-cultural organization, Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council Worldwide, has rated President Bola Tinubu's administration above average. The Igbo group made this assessment as the current administration marks one year in office on May 29. Additionally, the Igbo group urged the President not to hesitate in sacking any cabinet member…
30 Apr
The alleged marginalisation of Ndigbo in the scheme of national politics, demand for a sixth state in the region, and unconditional release of the detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, took centre stage last Friday as Igbo from home and the Diaspora converged in Nsukka for the second edition of the World Igbo Conference.
2 Feb
The distance from Lagos to Aba, in Abia State, is 464 kilometres, and normally completed in six to eight hours. While the road infrastructure has improved, to anticipate a better sail for motorists, the traffic has become more chaotic – with a new travel time of 12 to 16 hours!
7 Jan
Deputy Speaker of the House of House of Representatives, Benjamin Okezie Kalu, has said that President Bola Tinubu is keen on ensuring the progress of the entire South East geopolitical zone of the country.
23 Dec
The Peace In the Southeast Project, (PISE-P) says the entire Ndigbo are not known to be violent people in Nigeria.
21 Dec
Fifty-three years after the conclusion of the Nigerian civil war, the House of Representatives has passed through the third reading of a bill seeking the establishment of the South East Development Commission. The House unanimously took the decision at the Committee of the Whole chaired by the deputy speaker, Rt. Hon. Benjamin Okezie Kalu, after…
3 Nov 2023
Coalition of Igbo unions Nigeria have faulted the moves to eject northerners from the cattle market in Umunneochi local council of Abia state. Led by Mr Obinna John Okoroafor, the group in a statement warned that the measure will surely have a negative boomerang effect on Igbo traders in the North and across Nigeria. The…
21 Sep 2023
The Chidi Ibeh-led faction of Ohanaeze Ndigbo said that the 2023 Igbo Day celebration would be held on September 29, 2023, at the Liberation Stadium in Port Harcourt, Rivers State.
28 Aug 2023
Rep. Amobi Ogah (LP-Abia) has pleaded with President Bola Tinubu to release Nnamdi Kanu as a gift to the people of South Eastern Nigeria.
14 Aug 2023
President Bola Tinubu had on assumption to office on May 29 offered a glimpse of hope of one who is likely to do things differently when he appointed fresh service chiefs with good national spread.
12 Jul 2023
The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Dr Tajudeen Abass has ordered a full scale investigation into the threat to the business interests and livelihood of hundreds of Igbo traders in Apo axis of Abuja, the federal capital city.
12 Jul 2023
Delta State government, yesterday, lauded the enterprising and wealth creation spirit of Ndigbo in the economic development of the country.


As the country marks 25 years of uninterrupted democracy, the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has said the nation’s democracy has been tested by the fires of adversity, restating its belief that democracy is the best form of government for the country.
4 mins ago
Vice President Kashim Shettima has appealed to Nigerian doctors to resist the Japa syndrome and join hands with the President Tinubu’s administration to salvage the country.
10 mins ago
A policy and public affairs analyst, as well as a lecturer in the Department of Political Science, University of Port Harcourt, Dr. Obinna Nwodim, has lamented that President Bola Tinubu’s policies are far from being in line
12 mins ago
YIAGA Africa has sought a recommitment to democratic ethos and principles, strengthening of institutions and promotion of political education among the people. In a statement, yesterday, the Executive Director, Samson Itodo
13 mins ago
Messrs Reckitt Nigeria has awarded of N37.8 million seed funding to six businesses that participated in a five-month accelerator programme for innovative and sustainable solutions to address Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH).
15 mins ago
Government activities and Democracy Day celebration were yesterday in low key following absence of the governor, Muhammad Umaru Bago, his deputy, Yakubu Garba, and Speaker of the House of Assembly, Abdulmalik Sarkin Daji, and some key officials in Niger State.
15 mins ago
The Ondo State House of Assembly has applied to the Supreme Court to be joined in the case filed by the Federal Government on local council autonomy.In an application filed at the apex court registry on Tuesday
20 mins ago
The police in Cross River State have uncovered a workshop where guns are fabricated at Ebom village, Abi Local Council of the state. The operation, which lasted hours on June 11, was led by the State Security Adviser to Governor Bassey Otu, General Obono Eno (rtd).
26 mins ago
A former Minister of Foreign Affairs, Prof. Bolaji Akinyemi, has faulted the recent move by some lawmakers to return Nigeria to parliamentary democracy.
27 mins ago
A train conveying passengers from Kaduna derailed as it neared its Abuja destination yesterday. A staff of the Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) who pleaded anonymity, confirmed the incident to The Guardian...