8:32 PM January 23, 2022

Politics

New Year: Corruption’ll be exposed in house of God, says Olukoya

The General Overseer of Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries, Pastor Daniel Olukoya, has said that hypocrisy and corruption will be exposed in a massive way in the house of God this year....

Politicians behind insecurity in Imo – Kanu

Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, on Friday released what could be his New Year message for 2022 which, he said, would herald divine grace and favour of unimaginable proportio...

New Year: PDP congratulates Nigerians for surviving under Buhari

The People’s Democratic Party has urged Nigerians to use the New Year to rekindle the virtues of love, unity, social justice as well as the quest for good governance in the country.This is a...

Hurtful apathy: Nigeria’s democracy, where minority decides for majority (II)

In a sequel to his report on the low participation of voters in elections, TUNDE AJAJA examines the efforts being made by some stakeholders to sensitise voters to the need to voteIn a democr...

I was once framed for armed robbery because of LG chair bid – Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, and other eminent lawyers have eulogised the contributions of Emmauel C. Ukala, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, to the legal profession in the country.Wike ...

Buhari to sign 2022 Appropriation Bill into law Friday

Aside from any last-minute changes, the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), is expected to sign into law the 2022 Appropriation Bill on Friday, December 31, 2021.Buhari has al...

Why Buhari will not sign proposed electoral law – Malami

The Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, has given reasons why the President, Major Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), would not sign the new electoral law insis...

Buhari, Obasanjo, Ramaphosa mourn as anti-apartheid icon Tutu dies at 90

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), on Sunday, condoled with his South African counterpart, Cyril Ramaphosa, and South Africans on the demise of Archbishop Desmond Tutu, a Nobel ...

SERAP writes Buhari, seeks probe of ‘missing N3.1bn in Ministry of Finance’

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project has urged the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), to “use his good offices to direct the Attorney General of the Federation and Minis...

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 ...