The UNN student who allegedly took his own life over gambling related issues left behind a touching suicide note.
The Enugu Police Command on Tuesday commenced an investigation on alleged suicide by a University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN) student.
In a statement signed by its Public Relations Officer, Mr Ebere Amarizu, the command said that the deceased, identified as Mr Tobechukwu Okeke, was a final year student of Agriculture Economics and a native of Awgu in Enugu State.
It said that Okeke was […]
Former Edo State Deputy Governor, Dr. Pius Egberanmwen Odubu, has urged the people of the State to give maximum support to the new government in the State to enable it deliver dividends of democracy to the people.
Odubu who disclosed this at a grand reception in his honour by the people of Urhomehe in Orhionmwon Local Government Area of the State, where he hailed from, said he remain committed to the development of the State, even when he is out of […]
The Oba of Benin, His Royal Majesty, Omo N’Oba n’Edo Uku Akpolopkolo, Oba Ewuare II, says he is committed to a peaceful Nigeria irrespective of religious and cultural differences.
Oba Ewuare II stated this yesterday evening during a special Durbar ceremony organised in his honour by the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, at the Oba’s Palace in Benin City.
The monarch was crowned as the 40th Oba of Benin Kingdom on Thursday morning and received his staff of office from […]
According to reports, the Federal Government is committed to providing the needed enabling environment for sustainable housing development in the country, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola (SAN), has said.
Fashola, spoke while fielding questions from newsmen at the weekend after inspecting the building site of the Millard Fuller Foundation, an indigenous estates development company with emphasis on affordable housing development for low and middle income class, at Masaka, a border town between Nasarawa State and the Federal […]
A woman has expressed delight and joy after her husband committed suicide. But, many people have wondered why.
Many people will be surprised at this woman who has expressed joy after her husband killed himself. The 33-year old widow identified as Rose Keniah is grateful to God her husband committed suicide after attempting to kill her at Asotwe, near Ejisu in the Ashanti Region of Ghana.
According to reports, the woman has said the passing of Mathias Sedungon, with whom she had […]
According to reports, the Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lieutenant Gen. Tukur Yusuf Buratai, has said the Nigerian Army is committed to tackling all forms of insecurity including the Boko Haram insurgents and killer herdsmen in its effort to ensure peace and security across Nigerian.
This is even as the COAS assured that there is no local government under Boko Haram insurgents.
The COAS stated this while fielding questions from Journalists at a special Interactive Congress with the Nigerian Union of Journalist […]
President Muhammadu Buhari in Osogbo, yesterday said he was committed to the implementation of the positive agenda he promised Nigerians in the change mantra.
Buhari said this during his official visit to Osogbo to inaugurate the 3,000-capacity Osogbo High School, which was part of activities to mark the 25th anniversary of the state.
The President, who said that change could not be achieved on bed of roses, added that through patience and perseverance, the challenges the country was facing would become a […]
To many Nigerians, the present House of Representatives is having so many distractions that impact negatively on its responsibility. Those in this school of thought believe that the trending allegation over padding of the 2016 budget by key officers of the lower chamber should not be politicised. A group, The Initiatives, an intellectual resource base for the Green Chamber believes that the current leadership of the House led by Yakubu Dogara is on course and should be supported for the […]
To many Nigerians, the present House of Representatives is having so many distractions that impact negatively on the responsibility of the Green chamber. Those in this school of thought believe that the trending allegation over padding of the 2016 budget by key officers of the lower chamber should not be politicised. A group, The Initiatives, an intellectual resource base for the House believes that the current leadership of the House led by Yakubu Dogara is on course and should be […]
The presidency has said that President Muhammadu Buhari is committed to inventing a new and prosperous Nigeria despite the current economic meltdown in the country.
It also described as unfair the flood of criticisms which it said had greeted the government in recent times.
The presidency spoke through an article by the senior special adviser to the president on media and publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu, “In Defence of President Buhari: Is This The Change We Voted For? Yes, It Is!”
He said that […]
President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday assured young Nigerians of his administration commitments to improving their lives.
He made the remark in his International Youth Day message to Nigerians.
Stressing that the youths played a vital role in his success at the 2015 presidential election, Buhari said he will never let them down.
He said: “I am delighted to commemorate this occasion, the second such celebration since I took office.
“The roles that young Nigerians played in the historic election that brought our government to […]