Ancient Igbo-Ukwu Town Begins Renaissance Of ‘Igbu Ichi’ To Preserve Igbo Tradition
The people of Igbo-Ukwu community in Anambra has said  plans were on to revive the traditional ‘Igbu Ichi’ rites, as a way of keeping and preserving the cultural heritage of the people reputed to be the cradle of Igbo civilisation.   The community said that they were disturbed by... Read more
Attack On Owerri Prison Facility: Let’s talk straight
By Kissinger Ikeokwu The area housing Imo Police Command and the Owerri Prisons is known as a fortress. It is the 2nd most safe guarded place in Imo State outside Obize 34 Field Artillary Brigade. What gives it that sense if invincibility is that the Prisons share fence with... Read more
Easter Message: Presidency Attacks Bishop Kukah, Describes His Message As Ungodly
The Presidency described the bashing of President Muhammedu Buhari’s administration by the Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Matthew Hassan Kukah, as ungodly. The Presidency in a statement issued by the Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu, in Abuja accused Bishop Kukah of playing partisan politics by... Read more
NIGERIA: BEFORE OUR GLORY DEPARTS EASTER MESSAGE, APRIL 4th 2021
By Matthew Hassan Kukah, Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese If a religious leader is afraid to say what is right, what else can his silence mean but that he has taken flight? Hiding behind a wall of silence is like taking flight at the approach of the wolf. Pope... Read more
Lagos: Pinnick kicks off new Nigeria Beach Soccer League
The Elegushi Beach in Nigeria’s commercial city, Lagos was on Saturday set agog when Member of world football governing body, FIFA’s Council, Executive Committee Member of CAF and President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Mr Amaju Melvin Pinnick officially kicked off the new Nigeria Beach Soccer League. The League,... Read more
Wike Presents Certificate Of Recognition And Staff Of Office To Two Traditional Rulers
The Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has presented certificates of recognition and staff of office to His Royal Majesty, Nyenwe Eli, Omunakwe Nyeche Nsirim  and Amangada XI of Rebisi kingdom, His Royal Highness, Eze Anthony Worlu Akarolo. The governor said the certificates of recognition and staff of... Read more
JOINT STATEMENT OF CHIEF OLUSEGUN OBASANJO AND SHEIKH DR. AHMAD ABUBAKAR GUMI AT THE VISIT OF THE LATTER TO CHIEF OLUSEGUN OBASANJO IN ABEOKUTA
SUNDAY, APRIL 4, 2021 As part of his continued efforts to find solutions for the general insecurity in the country and particularly for the menace of banditry, kidnapping and ransom payment, Sheikh Gumi with a delegation of eight, as follows Prof. Usman Yusuf, Mallam Tukur Mamu, Dr. Umar Ardo,... Read more
Easter: Wike Felicitates With Christians
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has felicitated with Christians on the celebration of Easter, urging them to emulate Jesus Christ by making sacrifices that will advance the course of development. In an Easter Message, Governor Wike said that Easter exemplifies the ultimate sacrifice made by Jesus Christ to... Read more
We’ve Povided More Projects In Kalabari Area To Advance Development, Devoid Of Politics – Wike
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, says his administration has provided critical projects across Kalabari land to secure an enduring development for the various communities in the area. Governor gave the explanation when he received members of the Kalabari Traditional Rulers Council, led by the king of Abonnema,  King... Read more
Oil Spill: Agbura-Otuokpoti Resident In Bayelsa, SPDC Sing Discordant Tunes
The Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) has confirmed an oil leak incident from its facility at Agbura-Otuokpoti axis in Yenagoa Local Government Area of Bayelsa as impacted communities lament the negative impact of the oil discharged by the spill.   Whereas SPDC claims to have responded swiftly, residents say... Read more