2023: 75 Prominent Elders Vow To Pull Yoruba Nation Out Of Nigeria If…
Seventy-five prominent Yoruba elders have vowed to pull the Yoruba nation out of Nigeria if the country is not restructured before the 2023 general elections. Acting under the aegis of Voice of Reason (VOR), a socio-cultural group, the elders made this known in an advertorial on page 25 of... Read more
Second Recession In Five Years Has Confirmed Buhari’s Incompetence – PDP
The Peoples Democratic Party has described Nigeria’s sliding into a second recession in five years under the rule of  President Muhammadu Buhari as further evidence of his crass incompetence in governance. According to the PDP, President Buhari and his ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) should accept that they have... Read more
Rights Group Identifies Victims Killed By Nigerian Soldiers In Oyigbo
The Int’l Society for Civil Liberties & Rule of Law, otherwise known as Intersociety has released a new tally which put the number of people it verified as killed by Nigerian soldiers in Oyigbo, Rivers State at over 60. The rights group with a reputation for indept investigations into... Read more
Lai Mohammed’s Outburst Against CNN Irrational, Unwarranted, Says HURIWA
The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has condemned the reaction of Nigeria’s Information Minister, Lai Mohammed who dismissed the just released and scientifically evidenced special report of the Cable News Network (CNN) on the killing of unarmed demonstrators during the recent #EndSARS uprising in Nigeria. The demonstrations... Read more
USCIRF Condemns Egypt’s Detention Of Mohamed Basheer, Ramy Kamel  
WASHINGTON, DC – The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) strongly condemns the Egyptian government’s arrest of Mohamed Basheer, Administrative Manager of the Egyptian Initiative for Personal Rights (EIPR), and urges his and Coptic activist Ramy Kamel’s unconditional and immediate release. USCIRF Vice Chair Tony Perkins said, “USCIRF calls on the Egyptian government... Read more
Port Harcourt: Maximum Security Custodial Centre Converts Human Wastes To Biogas Energy
A joint Biogas and Liquefied Petroleum Gas Operated Kitchen has been inaugurated at the Port Harcourt Maximum Security Custodial Centre, to convert human wastes to biogas energy. This was disclosed in a statement in Port Harcourt by the Public Relations Officer of the Rivers Command, Juliet Ofoni, a Deputy... Read more
FirstBank Promotes Financial Inclusion Amongst Children With KidsFirst And MeFirst Accounts
First Bank of Nigeria Limited, Nigeria’s premier and leading financial inclusion services provider has announced its variant account products – KidsFirst and MeFirst – created to encourage the right savings culture among children from 0 – 17 years. The offerings have relevant enhancements including appropriate parental guidance and financial discipline... Read more
International Flights To Resume At Port Harcourt, Enugu, Kano Airports Before Christmas
International flights from and to  Kano, Port-Harcourt and Enugu  airports  will resume before  December 25, the Federal Government has announced.. It also  lifted the flight ban on Lufthansa, KLM,  Air France and Qatar Airways, thereby paving the way for them to resume their operations in and out of the country. Minister of Aviation  Hadi Sirika  explained  in a... Read more
Oyigbo: Rivers Monarch Asks Army To Stop Indiscriminate Arrests
The King of Oyigbo town in Oyigbo LGA of Rivers State, Eze Mike Nwaji, has pleaded with the Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, and the military hierarchy in the state to caution soldiers against the indiscriminate arrests of residents in the area. The monarch decried the trend of residents... Read more
The Commandant General, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps Abdullahi Gana Muhammadu, has ordered a speedy and comprehensive investigation into the circumstances surrounding the attack on the men of the Vehicle Inspection Officers (VIO) unit by officers of the Corps who are yet to be named. The incident occurred... Read more