5:55 AM May 22, 2022

Politics

Obasanjo rules out Yoruba Nation, IPOB, says ‘whatever happens, Nigeria’ll continue to exist

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Friday did not mince words about the unity and indissolubility of Nigeria when he said the country that sprawl over 923,768 km² with over 200 million people wi...

How Ortom causes death of innocent citizens — Presidency Accuses Gov of taking the cheapest, lowest route by playing ethnic politics

THE Presidency yesterday accused Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State of taking the cheapest and lowest route by playing ethnic politics that causes deaths of innocent Nigerians.The Presiden...

Nigeria too big to fail —NIIA DG

In this interview, WALE AKINSELURE speaks with the Director General, Nigerian Institute of International Affairs (NIIA), Professor Eghosa Osaghae on consequences of the nation’s foreign ...

Founding fathers didn’t establish NDA for bandits to take over —ACF

The Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF), reacting to the attack on the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) located at Afaka in Kaduna State, said the founding fathers of Nigeria did not establish the NDA for...

Atuwatse III coronation has brought joy, peace to Warri Kingdom, Itsekiri Nation – Agbolaya

A grassroots leader Dr. Toyin Agbolaya has said that the coronation of the 21st Olu of Warri, His Majesty Ogiame Atuwatse 111 has brought joy, peace and relief to the people as they now have a king...

Kebbi Assembly impeaches speaker, deputy

The Kebbi State Speaker of House of Assembly Honourable Sama, Ilah Abdulmuminu Kamba and his Deputy Muhammad Buhari Alieru has been impeached by a two-third majority on Tuesday.In a letter s...

Passengers stranded at Cele Bus Stop as transporters protest against taskforce

Passengers were on Tuesday, stranded at Cele Bus Stop, along Mile 2, Oshodi Apapa, Badagery expressway, over protests by transporters and motorists against the Lagos State Taskforce operatives....

Tinubu support group tackle Bello

SUPPORTERS of the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Ahmed Tinubu, under the aegis of Tinubu Support Group, have taken a swipe at the Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, for a...

I’m not contesting for any political office in 2023, says Masari

Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina State has dismissed speculations that he may seek another political office at the end of his second term in 2023.The governor spoke when he appeared at...

South-East needs consensus 2023 presidential candidate regardless of party –Ezeife

An elder statesman and former governor of the old Anambra State, Dr Chukwuemeka Ezeife, in this interview with TOBI AWORINDE, critiques the handling of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafr...

PDP slams Buhari’s London trip for virtual meeting

The Peoples Democratic Party has slammed the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), over his recent trip to London for the Global Education Summit on Financing Global Partnership for Ed...