Ohanaeze seeks inquiry into extra judicial killings in the South East, South South
President General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide, Chief Nnia Nwodo, has called for a high-powered judicial inquiry into the frequent killing of young men and women by trigger-happy security operatives posted
Monarchs back South South governors on measures against insecurity
Monarchs under the aegis of Delta North Traditional Rulers Forum (DNTRF) have backed South-South governors in their bid to tackle insecurity in the region.
Lessons from RUGA controversy
Creativity is ‘thinking up new things’, innovation is ‘doing new things’. In any society, there is no shortage of creativity or creative people; what is in short supply are innovators. These scarce people are the ones, who have the know-how, energy, daring and staying, power to implement ideas’—Professor Thomas Riskey Odhiambo.
Arunaye set to lift creatives from South South
Delta State-born media entrepreneur, Newton Arunaye, has spoken of his desire to continually help deserving youths from the South-South region of Nigeria to attain success in the entertainment industry.
No ‘Ruga’ in South-East, South-South, says Umahi
Gov. Dave Umahi of Ebonyi says that there is no plan to establish Ruga settlement in any part of the South-East and South-South zones of Nigeria. Umahi disclosed this in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Emma Uzor, in Abakaliki on Sunday. Umahi, chairman of the South-East Governors Forum’s reaction followed controversies and…
South-South APC chiefs back Oshiomhole
The South-South All Progressives Congress (APC) State Chairmen have passed a vote of confidence on the National Chairman of the party, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole. This is as the former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the APC and now a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Timi Frank, has enjoined the Chairman of the Presidential Advisory…
APC’s uncommon failure to capture South-South
Although All Progressives Congress (APC) may have won the 2019 presidential and National Assembly elections, with its majority standing in both chambers of the legislature, it will continue to smart from the consciousness that it lost out spectacularly in the South-South geopolitical region of the country while making modest inroads in the Southeast. But the…
Osinbajo, Atiku’s wife, Igbo presence and South West votes
A total of 72,775,502 Nigerians would tomorrow design a new political map for the nation with their Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) as they cast their ballot for two major Muslim presidential candidates from the northern part of the country. It would be simplistic to believe that incumbent President Muhammadu Buhari would retain dominance of his…
South-South: Fanning embers to destroy democracy
Tempers have started running high and a major political conflagration is now brewing between the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the Niger Delta over a perceived plot to use the Nigeria Police Force to subvert the 2019 general elections. Since the violent seizures of power through the barrel of the…