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Ihedioha’s Election A Unifying Factor-Group

Imo State Indigenes Association, Kaduna State branch, has described the election of the former deputy Speaker, House of Representatives, Emeka Ihedioha, as the Governor of Imo State in the last general election as a unifying factor for the people of the state. The outgoing President of the association, Julius Iheanacho, said political rivalry and acrimony between Owerri people and Mbaise people had ... Read More »

Just in: Osinbajo Lands In New York

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has arrived in New York on a four-day visit to the United States. Osinbajo and members of his entourage arrived the Sheltair wing of the John F. Kennedy International Aiport at 12.38 a.m. local time (5:38 a.m.) and was received by the Nigerian Ambassador to the U.S., retired Justice Sylvanus Nsofor. Other Nigerian officials of the ... Read More »

Again, Super Falcons Protest Over Unpaid Allowances

Just like its counterpart in the United States who have protested over pay disparity, Nigeria’s female national team, the Super Falcons are reportedly staged a protest at their hotel in France over unpaid bonuses and allowances. The players have refused to leave their hotel until all outstanding bonuses are paid. This is following their elimination from the Women’s World Cup ... Read More »

Oshiomhole Is Cause Of Crisis In Edo Assembly- Jefferson Uwoghiren

By Adeleke Adeosun A Benin, Edo State-based legal practitioner, Mr Jefferson Uwohiren has accused All Progressives Congress (APC) National Chairman, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole of being the brain behind the ongoing crisis rocking the Edo State House of Assembly. Speaking on Channels Television flagship programme, Sunrise, Uwoghiren stated that the crises was being orchestrated by Comrade Oshiomhole in order to give ... Read More »

Nation’s Cup: Nigeria Beats Burundi

Nigeria kicked off its 2019 Nations cup campaign with a hard-fought 1-0 win over Burundi with the single goal scored by China- based striker. Odion Ighalo. The Super Eagles had dominated possession but lacked penetration because of a lack of coordination between the midfield and the attack. It was a barren first half until Coach Gernard Rohr decided to introduce ... Read More »

Saraki Gives Severance Package To Leah Sharibu’s Family, others

  President of the Eighth Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has directed that the National Assembly Management should distribute his Severance Allowance  to families of three victims of the insurgency in the North-East zone being perpetrated by Boko Haram and children of late Senators in need of financial assistance. In a statement signed by his Special Adviser (Media and Publicity), ... Read More »

Writer Pius Adesanmi’s Family Sues Boeing In Chicago

  Family members of the late Nigerian writer killed in the tragic Ethiopian Airlines crash, Pius Adesanmi, have filed a new lawsuit against the Boeing Company. Lawyers Nomaan Husain of Husain Law + Associates, Floyd Wisner of The Wisner Law Firm, and Omar Khawaja of The Law Offices of Omar Khawaja, filed the new lawsuit against the manufacturers of the ... Read More »

Opinion: Tinubu and 20 Years of Unbroken Democracy in Nigeria

By Tunde Rahman Twenty years in the life of a nation may be a short period of time. But when such a span of time embodies something meaningful and impactful, it is extremely noteworthy. And so Nigeria at present is celebrating two decades of uninterrupted democracy since the democratic restoration of 1999. Considering where the country is coming from- a long ... Read More »

Senate Presidency: Why I am backing Lawan- Orji Kalu

Former Governor of Abia State and now Senator, Chief Orji Uzor Kalu has revealed that he will now back Senator Ahmed Lwana as Senate President Chief Kalu revealed that forty years ago, Lawan was his room mate and he knew how serious-minded and focused he was and was sure that he will be focused as Senate President Read More »

Shocker: INEC Withdraws 23 Certificates-Of-Return

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has withdrawn two certificates of return issued to Hon. Haruna Aliyu, popularly known as Chakis and one Hon. Ibrahim Ismail respectively following court orders. Hon. Haruna Aliyu and Hon. Ibrahim Ismail are members of the Kaduna State House of Assembly representing Kaduna North II (Kawo) and Kaduna South II (Tudun Wada) constituencies respectively since ... Read More »