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2023: Peter Obi attractive but can’t win PDP primary -Activist

Activist and social commentator, Deji Adeyanju, has said that former Governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi, is an attractive personality to become Nigeria’s President but can’t win the primary of th...

World Hijab Day: Govt officials flouting appeal court verdict, Muslim students tell Sanwo-Olu

The Muslim Students’ Society of Nigeria, Lagos State Area Unit has asked the Lagos State Government to issue a circular reminding school administrators of the court’s ruling which allows Muslim stu...

BREAKING: EFCC charges Okorocha with N2.9bn fraud after declaration for presidency

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has filed N2.9 billion fraud charges against former Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha.This is coming hours after the former governor declare...

2023: Parties shouldn’t sell Nigeria to highest bidder – Women rights group

A Nigerian women rights movement under the aegis of 100 Women Lobby Group on Monday called on political parties to liberalise the political space in the 2023 general election by ensuring that women...

UPDATED: National Assembly transmits amended electoral bill to Buhari for assent

The National Assembly, on Monday, transmitted the reworked Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill to the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), for assent.The Senior Special Assistant to...

Lagos court orders Navy to pay late Ndubuisi Kanu’s entitlements

An Ikeja High Court has ordered the Nigerian Navy to pay the entitlements of a former Military Administrator of Lagos and Imo, the late Rear Adm. Ndubuisi Kanu, to a dedicated interest-yielding acc...

FG detaining Kanu for refusing to accept financial inducement – IPOB

The Indigenous People of Biafra has said that the Federal Government was detaining Mazi Nnamdi Kanu because he refused to accept properties and monetary inducement offered him to aba...

National Assembly gives revenue agencies N3tn target for 2022

President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, on Monday, said that revenue generating agencies of government are capable of generating and remitting N3 trillion annually to the coffers of the Federal Gover...

How to report your bank when displeased – CBN

The Central Bank of Nigeria has released a guide for bank customers and others on how and where they can lodge complaints against financial institutions regulated by it.The financial institu...

Anambra mourns ex-Lagos SSG Adeniran-Ogunsanya, ex-Biafran warlord Gbulie

The Anambra State Government on Monday mourned a former Secretary to Lagos State Government, Adenrele Adeniran-Ogunsanya and a former Biafran warlord, Captain Ben Gbulie (retd.).This was con...

Insecurity: Bode George faults federal policing, suggests alternative

A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, Bode George, has expressed concern over the increasing rate of insecurity in the country.While faulting federal policing, George suggested that c...

120 million Nigerians at risk of leprosy, rabies, snakebites, others – FG

The Federal Government has said Nigeria is endemic to 14 of the 20 neglected tropical diseases listed by the World Health Organisation.It also stated that over 120 million Nigerians were at ...

I’ve once ignored ‘the bad’ in someone because of love – Tonto Dikeh

Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh, has revealed that she had, at a point in her life, ignored the ‘bad’ in someone because she loved them.The mother-of-one revealed this on her verified Instagr...

Gov Bello carpets FG’s out-of-school policy, says it’s not achievable

The Niger State Governor Abubakar Bello has faulted the plan of the Federal Government to reduce the number of out-of-school children in the country, adding that it is an effort in futility....

2023: ‘I’m not a candidate of zoning’, Okorocha formally declares for presidency

Former Imo State Governor and Senator representing Imo West district, Rochas Okorocha, has officially declared his intention to run for the presidency in 2023.This is as he once again kicked...

Stop being mischievous over Buhari’s aborted Zamfara visit -Presidency to PDP

The Presidency says the Peoples Democratic Party’s position on the aborted visit of President Muhammadu Buhari to Zamfara on Thursday is an act that smacks of mischief.The News Agency of Nig...

Manufacturers association urges CBN to extend e-invoice implementation

The Manufacturers Association of Nigeria has urged the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to extend the implementation of the E-invoice and E-evaluator initiatives by 90 days to accommodate inputs of th...

Again, Asari Dokubo slams Nnamdi Kanu, IPOB

The leader of the Niger Delta Peoples Salvation Force, Asari Dokubo, has faulted the Indigenous People of Biafra and its leader Nnamdi Kanu for saying that he was behind the reported extradition of...

PDP knocks Umahi, demands immediate release of party’s spokesperson

The Peoples Democratic Party has accused the Ebonyi State Governor, Dave Umahi, of unleashing terror on innocent Nigerians, particularly opposition members and other dissenting voices in the state....

Many drug barons now see politics as easy alternative –Soludo

January 29, 2022 by Kayode OyeroThe governor-elect of Anambra State, Chukwuma Soludo, says politics has become a big business in Nigeria, adding that many drug barons and internet scammers h...