Bauchi: INEC resumes collation of Bauchi governorship election result
The Independent National Electoral Commission has decided to resume from Tuesday, the collation of the governorship election result in Bauchi State and may declare the winner of the poll, hitherto ruled as inconclusive. The commission announced the decision in a press statement on Friday night after resolving some issues around the result of Tafawa Balewa…
Free Nigeria of hunger, insecurity, others, campaign urges electorate
The Atiku /Obi Campaign Council has urged the electorate to stamp out tyranny, insecurity and hunger in the country by voting out President Buhari in this weekend’s polls. Its chairman and immediate past deputy governor of Ekiti State, Prof. Kolapo Olusola, made the appeal in a statement yesterday in Ado Ekiti by his media aide,…
‘Buhari’s anti-corruption war is good, but I see contradictions’
Few days to his birthday, former Commonwealth Secretary-General, Emeka Anyaoku, spoke to News Editor, Marcel Mbamalu on his life’s journey, his passion and concern for Nigeria, a country that was once united in prosperity but now hobbling and gasping for breath. • Declare violent herdsmen terrorists, former Commonwealth scribe tells government •Wants Nigeria restructured into…
Nigeria and frequently asked national questions
One frequently asked question at Nigeria’s independence anniversaries is: what is there to celebrate years after the Union Jack was lowered, replaced with Nigerian flag of Green...
‘Leadership mistakes since independence still haunts Nigeria’
Director of Hikmah Group of Schools, Jos, Abdulhafis Imam Bello, has said that the mistakes the country made since independence were still haunting it till today.
Nigeria: A glimmer of hope at 57!
It is a paradox of development that on our 57th anniversary, there is little to celebrate. The Buhari administration, which promised change, has been sucked into routine acts of misrule and political insensitivity.
Nigeria: sorry, we fail thee!
As I have repeatedly noted here, we should encourage today’s leaders to deepen their understanding of what they stand to gain from restructuring institutions without breaking up the country.
Wat’s dis all about?... Raising the citizenry from despondency during recession
The Lagos Country Club and Ibadan Playhouse, in collaboration with OneSix Production, thrilled live theatre enthusiasts with another of its presentations, Wat’s Dis All About? Presented at the club’s amphitheatre, Ikeja, Lagos...
This Awo, when is he coming?
The Action Group, AG, of Awolowo was worsted in the 1959 Federal elections and he became the Leader of the Opposition in the Federal Parliament.