Gov. Wike, Ehanire Flag Off N25.9 B Cancer, Cardiovascular Disease Diagnostic And Treatment Centre
· Commission 132 bed Mother and Child Hospital Gov. Nyesom Wike of Rivers and the Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire,  have flagged off N25.9 billion Dr. Peter Odili Cancer and Cardiovascular Disease Diagnostic and Treatment Centre in Port Harcourt. Governor Wike said the Cancer and Cardiovascular  treatment centre which features advanced healthcare services... Read more
OPAN Seeks Immediate Lifting Of Twitter Ban In Nigeria
The Online Publishers of Nigeria (OPAN), Nigeria’s premier association of new media and online new publishers has urged the federal government to immediately reverse the ban on Twitter operations in the country and stop infringing on the rights of citizens to freely express themselves. In a statement by Austyn Ogannah,... Read more
Igangan killings: South-West govs activate joint Defence Of Yorubaland By Amotekun
 Governors of the South-West states under the aegis of the South-West Governors Forum, on Sunday, condemned the fresh attack on Igangan community, Ibarapa North Local Government Area of Oyo State by people suspected to be herdsmen, leading to loss of lives and destruction of property. The governors have also... Read more
Firstbank Wins Another International Recognition; Ranked Second Most Admired Financial Services Brand In Africa
First Bank of Nigeria Limited, Nigeria’s premier and leading financial inclusion services provider, has been ranked the second ‘most admired financial services brand’ in Africa – for the second straight year – at the 2021 Brand Africa 100: Africa’s Best Brands Event, held on Africa day, 25th May 2021.... Read more
Commit More Funds For Existing Universities To Produce Requisite Manpower – Wike
Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike says he does not believe that establishing more universities will solve the problems associated with higher education. The governor stated this view while speaking at the flag-off ceremony for the establishment of the Emohua Campus of the Rivers State University in Emohua... Read more
IPOB Sit-at-home Halts Activities In Nigeria’s South East
. Economic activities paralyzed, Streets and highways deserted, businesses shut, residents remained indoors   Streets in many parts of the south east are deserted in the wake of a sit-at-home order issued by the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra. The order is to mark two days of Remembrance for Biafra... Read more
Abuja Police Denies Shooting Sowore
The Federal Capital Territory Police Command has denied that any of its officers shot Mr Omoyele Sowore on Monday. The spokesperson for the command, Mariam Yusuf, in a statement on Monday said contrary to the report, police operatives deployed in the scene professionally restored calm at the protest venue.... Read more
South-East Caucus Of Nigeria’s National Assembly Condenms Killings In Home Region
The South-East Caucus of the National Assembly, Sunday, decried the sustained attacks and killings currently going on in the region. In a statement issued in Abuja by some members of the Caucus, including those in the Senate and the House of Representatives, the lawmakers expressed surprise about the ugly... Read more
Imo State Police Command Kill Six Alleged Killers Of Politician, Gulak
The Imo State Command of the Nigeria Police Force has announced the killing of six members of the Indigenous People of Biafra/Eastern Security Network (IPOB/ESN) who it accused of killing Ahmed Gulak, a former political adviser to former President Goodluck Jonathan. Mr Gulak was shot dead on his way... Read more
Buhari Accuses Obasanjo Of Plotting To Oust Him
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has been accused by the Buhari Media Organisation (BMO) of plotting the ouster of President Muhammadu Buhari. In a statement on Sunday, the organisation said the sinister plot was being hatched by “a former civilian president” and “a gang of “conspirators”. It said the conspirators... Read more