• Biafra: IPOB berates Yoruba and Hausa over Kanu’s detention

    Biafra: IPOB berates Yoruba and Hausa over Kanu’s detention

    Nnamdi Kanu, the Leadership of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has flayed the West and the North for not condemning the detention of their leader.

    The group in a statement credited to its spokesman, Emma Powerful, stated that the Yoruba and the Hausa were not speaking against the injustice, saying that that was why God was angry with Nigeria.

    The group maintained that its leader committed no crime and should not suffer undeserved punishment.

    The statement reads: “The Indigenous People of Biafra […]

  • Fayose declares fasting on his birthday, berates APC leadership

    Fayose declares fasting on his birthday, berates APC leadership

    Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, on Monday condemned the All Progressives Congress-led Federal Government for abolishing the middle class in Nigeria by bringing untold hardship on the people.

    The governor, who turned 56 years on Tuesday, declared solidarity for the “people who are suffering and lacking the basic necessities of life at a level never seen before in this country.”

    He blamed the situation largely on the incompetence of the APC-led Federal Government.

    Fayose, who also declared fasting on his birthday, said celebrating […]

  • JAMB berates varsities over admission complicity

    JAMB berates varsities over admission complicity

    Despite the privilege to select candidates of their choice, the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has raised the alarm over complicity in the admission of students into universities.

    The board, therefore, warned universities against deviating from laid down criteria as well as the introduction of extraneous factors into admission processes.

    JAMB registrar, Prof. Is-haq Oloyede, gave the warning, at the weekend, at an extra-0dinary technical committee meeting on 2016 admissions exercise to first choice institutions.

    He said it was observed at the […]

  • Ekiti group berates Fayose over outburst on Buhari

    Ekiti group berates Fayose over outburst on Buhari

    An interest group in Ekiti State Civil Service, the Enlightened Workers’ Forum (EWF), has criticized Governor Ayodele Fayose for his outbursts on a radio programme, where he attacked President Muhammadu Buhari and the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on the recent seizure of his assets.

    The workers said they are in full support the anti-corruption agenda of the Buhari administration and the efforts of the anti-graft agency to ensure that the commonwealth of Ekiti people and assets purchased with arms […]

  • Court berates National Hospital Abuja over Olisa Metuh’s transfer

    Court berates National Hospital Abuja over Olisa Metuh’s transfer

    A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has berated the National Hospital, Abuja, over the transfer of PDP Spokesman Olisa Metuh to a Lagos hospital.

    The judge, Justice Okon Abang, berated the hospital when he ruled in an application for adjournment brought by Metuh’s Counsel, Emeka Etaiba (SAN) in Abuja on Friday.

    Abang said that the matter was first adjourned on account of a medical report from the National Hospital, Abuja.
    He said thought the National Hospital report did not states the bed […]