PDP House Caucus Calls For Prosecution Of NCC Head Over Electronic Transmission Of Votes Lie
The People’s Democratic Party, PDP caucus of the House of Representatives Tuesday called for the prosecution of the head of the Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC for allegedly lying to the country on the possibility of electronic transmission of election results. The Leader of the Caucus, Rep. Kingsley Chinda, made... Read more
DSS  Prevents Kanu From Signing Letter For UK Consular Assistance
  Press Statement:   “Last Saturday, when I visited Mazi Kanu, I expressed strong concerns about the inordinate delay in having Kanu sign the two Forms I had taken to the DSS for Kanu’s signature some days before.   “Both Forms relate to affirming his consent to consular and... Read more
Quadri Aruna Makes Seeding List Of Tokyo
    Quadri Aruna (NGR) is the highest rated African in Tokyo Team Nigeria captain Quadri Aruna has been listed among the top 15 seeded players in the men’s singles of table tennis event at the rescheduled Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games which kicks on Friday July 23 in Japan.... Read more
Leadership Greatest Problem Of Nigeria, Says Kaigama
. . . Accuses leaders of exploiting poor masses, embezzling public funds   The Catholic Archbishop of Abuja Diocese, Ignatius Kaigama, on Sunday identified bad leadership as one of the greatest challenges facing Nigeria. He regretted that people who have been duly elected and saddled with the responsibilities of... Read more
‘We Are Our Own Problem In The North’ – Matawalle
Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara State has said the north is the problem of itself. In an interview he granted to DW Hausa in Gusau, the state capital, Matawalle tackled those calling for his removal over his defection. The governor also dismissed insinuations that he defected to the All... Read more
Wike, Malami Flag Port Harcourt Law School
Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike says his administration is poised to build, furnish and deliver the best campus of the Nigerian Law School in Port Harcourt. The governor gave the assurance at the ceremony marking the official flag-off of civil engineering works for the establishment of the... Read more
Super Falcons Arrive Austria To Prepare For Aisha Buhari Tourney
A contingent of nine –time African champions Nigeria has arrived in the Austrian capital, Vienna for an 8-day training camp as part of intense preparations for some upcoming challenges, most notably the Aisha Buhari Invitational Women’s Football Tournament. The City of Lagos will host the six-nation invitational that will... Read more
USCIRF Condemns The Detention Of Religious Leaders Amid Protests In Cuba
Washington, DC – The United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) denounced the detention of religious leaders during nationwide protests in Cuba, the largest demonstrations in decades. “Cuban authorities are detaining religious leaders merely for peacefully protesting and calling for greater respect for human rights,” said USCIRF Commissioner James... Read more
Elumelu To Defecting Politicians, APC Will Leave Power After Buhari
Minority Leader of the Nigeria House of Representatives, Ndudi Elumelu, has said government of the All Progressives Congress is failing, adding that the ruling party will leave power after the tenure of President Muhammadu Buhari. Elumelu, who is representing Aniocha/Oshimili Federal Constituency in Delta state at the House, said... Read more
INEC Job: Senate Defies Buhari, Rejects Lauretta Onochie
Nigeria’s Senate, on Tuesday, rejected the nomination of Lauretta Onochie as a National Commissioner of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Chairman of the Committee, Kabiru Gaya, in his report, said Onochie did not satisfy the provisions of the Federal Character Principles. The Senate at the committee of the... Read more