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Politics

Overriding Buhari on Electoral Act would’ve caused constitutional crisis – Senator

The Chairman, Senate Committee on Rules and Business, Senator Sadiq Umar, has said overriding the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.) on the Electoral Act Amendment bill would have pl...

Rivers APC criticises Wike’s sacking of health commissioner

The leadership of the All Progressives Congress in Rivers State has criticised the state Governor, Nyesom Wike, over the sacking of the former commissioner for Health, Prof Princewill Chike, descri...

Divorce: We’re probing possible hacking of Olori Naomi’s Instagram page, says Ooni’s palace

The palace of Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, says it is probing possible hacking of Olori Naomi’s Instragam page.It denied knowledge of the report that the marriage between the monarch a...

Yuletide: FG declares free train rides from Dec 24 to Jan 4

The Federal Government has declared free train rides for citizens from December 24, 2021 to January 4, 2022.Managing Director, Nigeria Railway Corporation, Fidet Okhiria, disclosed this in a...

Uba appeals court’s disqualification as APC candidate

The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress in the November 6 Anambra State governorship election, Senator Andy Uba, has formally appealed the judgment of a Federal High Court disqu...

Opposition parties will resist attempt to rig Enugu LG poll – APC

The Enugu State chapter of the All Progressives Congress on Sunday, warned the state government as well as the State Independent Electoral Commission against any attempt to rig the forthcoming loca...

Ugwuanyi presents N186.6bn budget proposal to Enugu Assembly

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State on Tuesday presented budget proposal of N186.6 billion for the 2022 fiscal year to the State House of Assembly.Presenting the budget tagged: “Budget ...

I’m disappointed in Kanu’s lawyer, says Orji Kalu

The Chief Whip of the Senate, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu, on Wednesday described as false allegations that he broke the Department of State Service protocol when he visited the leader of the proscribed...

Nigeria must restructure to regain lost glory — PDP Governors

To take her rightful place in the community of developed countries in the world, Nigeria must quickly restructure in line with increasing calls by her citizens across the world, governors elected o...

IPOB: Carry out your normal activities, Ohanaeze tells transporters, others

National Publicity Secretary, Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide, Chief Chiedozie Alex Ogbonnia.The apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, on Sunday appealed to residents of the Sout...

You determine Kanu’s release not judiciary, IPOB leader’s counsel replies Buhari

Aloy Ejimakor, Special Counsel for the detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, has said that the release of his client lies in the hands of the executive arm of government ...

Kanu: VON DG asks IPOB to support Igbo Presidency

A chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress APC and Director General, Voice of Nigeria VON, Mr Osita Okechukwu has urged the Indigenous People of Biafran IPoB to sheathe its sword and work ...

#EndSARS report: I knew there was calamity at Lekki — Desmond Elliot

Nigerian actor and politician Desmond Elliot has reacted to the Lagos EndSARS panel report, which was released on Monday.Reacting to the report on the Wake Up Nigeria programme on TVC...

Igboho’s followers protest in Ibadan

Followers of the detained Yoruba Nation agitator, Chief Sunday Adeyemo also known as Igboho have taken to the street on Ibadan, the Oyo state capital, asking the federal government to push his unco...

Anambra: INEC adjusts voting timeline for Ihiala supplementary polls

The Independent National Electoral Commission has announced a slight adjustment in the supplementary election to be held in Ihiala Local Government Area of Anambra State.According to the com...

Anambra election: INEC blames IPOB for low voter turnout

The Independent National Electoral Commission has blamed the Indigenous People of Biafra for the low turnout of voters during the Anambra governorship election held on Saturday.Speaking with...

IPOB Cancels Seven-Day Sit-At-Home Order

The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has cancelled its one-week sit-at-home order.The group through its media and Publicity Secretary Comrade Emma Powerful made this known on Thursday even...

Court rejects Kanu’s request for transfer to Kuje, adjourns case until Nov 10

Justice Binta Nyako of the Federal High Court, Abuja, has rejected Nnamdi Kanu’s request to be transferred to Kuje Correctional Center.The detained leader of the proscribed Indigenous People...

BREAKING: Kanu pleads not guilty to FG’s amended charge

Detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, has pleaded not guilty to the seven-count amended charge the Federal Government preferred against him.Kanu, who was ...

Lawyers demand Kanu’s presence as trial resumes today

The legal team of the detained leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, on Wednesday warned that the Federal Government must bring him before Justice Binta Nyako of a Fede...