Sunday, 3rd December 2023


13 Nov
There is no foul play associated with end-justifies-the-means politics that did not manifest in the off-cycle governorship election held in Imo State last weekend. Thuggery, ballot snatching, shooting, killing, massive thumb printing, apathy, intimidation, bypass of BVAS...
7 Nov
With a few days to the November 11 governorship election in Bayelsa, Imo, Kogi, it is almost certain that insecurity and near loss of confidence in the electoral process may force about 70 per cent of eligible voters out of the election, especially in Imo state.
15 Oct
The mock accreditation of voters scheduled by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) conducted yesterday in Bayelsa, Imo and Kogi states using the Bimodal Voter Accreditation System (BVAS)
24 Sep
It’s a terrible Nigerian fate that every so-called democratic election is delivered like a ticking time-bomb primed to explode with fatal menace.
20 Feb
A faction of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, led by Chief Chidi Ibe, yesterday, called on South East governors to take advantage of the extended period for collection of Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) by Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and declared public holiday in the zone to enable people collect their PVCs.
17 Feb
Eight days to the general election, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has disclosed that no fewer than 303,955 Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) were yet to be collected in Ondo State.
13 Feb
In the build up to the 2023 general elections, the Network and Advocacy Group of Lux Tera Leadership Foundation has been in the forefront of organizations working assiduously to drive citizenship education. It has organized various leadership training programmes, targeted campaigns, public enlightenment programmes, youth development initiatives and community-based initiatives. The Foundation has also organized…
6 Feb
No money, no food, no fuel, no electric power supply, no justice, no equity, yet all our politicians are concerned about now is how to grab and retain power through the forthcoming general elections! Nigerians now queue for fuel,....
1 Feb
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has announced further extension of collection of Permanent Voters’ Cards (PVCs) in the 33 local councils of Oyo State.
30 Jan
Some Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) in Enugu State have lauded the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for listening to the cry of Nigerians to extend the distribution of ongoing Permanent Voters Cards (PVCs) nationwide.
29 Jan
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has again, extended the deadline for collection of Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) nationwide by one week.
25 Jan
Kwara State Governor, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq, has approved today, January 25, as work-free day for civil servants in the state.    Head of Service (HoS), Mrs. Suzan Oluwole, in a statement issued in Ilorin, yesterday, noted that the development was to give ample time to the workers to get their Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) from the Independent National Electoral…


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Captains of industry and prospective investors from South-East extraction have expressed readiness to key into the investment and economic growth plans of Governor Peter Mbah of Enugu State. They expressed satisfaction with the administration’s effort at rallying local domestic business leaders and de-risking the state’s business environment, stressing that investments go to where the risks…
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Over 200 bags of grains diverted, rebagged SSA to Governor, one other in police net The Cabinet office, under the supervision of Secretary to Kano State Government is under investigation over palliative scandal involving officials in the cabinet. The probe follows the uncovering of about 200 bags of grains believed to have been hijacked and…
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An indigenous construction company, Sermatech Nigeria Limited, and the Nigeria Society of Engineers (NSE) have lambasted a group under the aegis of Cross River South Consultative Forum for misinforming the public over the ongoing dualisation of a portion of the Odukpani-Itu highway being handled by different firms in the sector. The group had on November…
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As the Christmas season, also known as Yuletide season approaches, anticipation fills the air, and festive decorations adorn homes and streets alike. For many, this is a time of joy, celebration and cherished traditions. However, not everyone eagerly awaits the arrival of the holiday season with the same enthusiasm. While some individuals eagerly count down…
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In today's fast-paced world, where schedules are often packed with work commitments, meetings and deadlines, finding time to unwind is essential for maintaining a healthy balance. Engaging in activities that promote relaxation and rejuvenation is crucial to combat stress and improve overall well-being. Here are some activities that can help individuals with busy schedules unwind:…
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The management of Golden Sugar Company, Sunti Division, at the weekend reiterated its commitment to the development of its host community through a well-defined funding programme to avail residents of technical expertise and opportunities in line with global best practices. General Manager of the Golden Sugar Company, Mr. Anlo Du Pisani, made the promise during…
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The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), has approved amnesty on penalties and interests for outstanding tax liabilities.
5 hours ago
Candidates of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) won all the 38 chairmanship and 177 councillorship seats in Saturday’s council elections in Ekiti.
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Founder and Executive Director of Project Enable Africa, Olusola Owonikoko, has tasked stakeholders on unified efforts towards implementation of the Persons With Disabilities (PWDs) Prohibition Act. He made the call during the 5th Disability Inclusion and Leadership (DIAL) Awards and dialogue, at the weekend in Abuja. He pointed that it took Nigeria 18 years to…
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The Hamas-run health ministry on Sunday said 15,523 people had died in the Gaza Strip since the start of the war with Israel.