Outgoing Ohaneze Leader Appointed Coordinator of the Southern and Middle Belt Leaders Forum, (SMBLF)
The outgoing President General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide, Chief John Nnia Nwodo, has been appointed the Coordinator of the Southern and Middle Belt Leaders Forum, (SMBLF). A release issued by the Chairman of the Forum, Chief Edwin Clarke, stated that Chief Nwodo’s appointment was in recognition of his superlative... Read more
Annual Ogoni Day Celebration Disrupted By Government Forces, Says MOSOP President
The Movement for the survival of Ogoni people (MOSOP) has alleged that its annual Ogoni Day Celebration was disrupted by “Government forces”. The President of MOSOP, Mr. Lazarus Tamana, made this known on Monday when he addressed some journalists at the NUJ Press Centre, Moscow Road, Port Harcourt. He... Read more
Insistence On NIN/SIM Cards Registration Amidst Upsurge In COVID-19 Pandemic Demonstrates Grave Insensitivity – Says HURIWA
Civil Rights Advocacy group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has, for the umpteenth time, lampooned the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration over its insistence that nearly one hundred million subscribers of telecommunications lines must queue up to obtain their National Identity Card numbers so as to synchronise their... Read more
We Run A Democracy, Not Theocracy, HURIWA Tells BUHARI Over Insecurity
* Says President should resign fi he cannot protect the country’s borders   The reports that President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, said only God can effectively supervise the country’s border with Niger Republic, has irked a prominent Civil Rights Advocacy group, the Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) which... Read more
We Received Intelligence On Plan To Attack Lagos Churches And Mosques, Says CP
Lagos State Commissioner of Police (CP), Hakeem Odumosu, has confirmed the command received intelligence on plans by criminals to attack churches and mosques. He said the Intelligence came from Abuja, adding that the police and relevant security agencies were already taking steps to ensure no such thing happened anywhere... Read more
Own up The Failure Of The APC Federal Government, Wike tells Progressive Governors
*As Gov. Makinde says it’ll be difficult for any other party to take Rivers from PDP Governor of Rivers State,  Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, says members of the All Progressives Congress, (APC)  Governors Forum cannot only acknowledge the worsening insecurity across the country and shy away from accepting the fact... Read more
Alleged Sponsorship Of Bandits: Zamfara Governor Replies APC
Zamfara State governor, Bello Matawalle, says he finds it insulting for the ruling All Progressives Congress to accuse him of sponsoring bandits in his state. The Zamfara State governor, who was elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party in 2019, said the state was “a colony of... Read more
Be Thankful Bombings Don’t Happen Daily, Presidency Tells Nigerians
The Presidency has called on Nigerians to be thankful that bombings no longer take place in the country daily. The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, said this on Channels Television’s ‘Sunday Politics’ programme on Sunday. Adesina, who is the President’s most senior media... Read more
Emir Of Kaura Namoda’s Convoy Attacked By Bandits, 3 Policemen, 5 Others Killed
Bandits have attacked the convoy of the Emir of Kaura Namoda, HRH Sanusi Muhammad Asha, along Zaria-Funtua road, killing three policemen and five others. Relatives of the Emir told Channels Television on Friday that the incident happened on Thursday night when the monarch was on his way back to... Read more
Buhari Meets With Freed Kankara Schoolboys
President Muhammadu Buhari, today, Friday Dec. 18, 2020, met with the released students of Government Science Secondary School, Kankara, in Katsina State. This comes about an hour after the Personal Assistant on New Media to the President, Bashir Ahmad, made the announcement in a tweet. The President who received... Read more