The Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose, has accused the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) of messing up democracy in Nigeria with its handling of elections under the President Muhammadu Buhari-led All Progressives Congress (APC) government.
The governor, who described the postponement of the Rivers State rerun elections and the alleged manipulation of the Imo North Senatorial election as another dangerous signal of what to come in 2019, wondered how an INEC that could not conduct elections conclusively in just one […]
The youth wing of the pan Igbo socio political group, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has faulted reports credited to the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, which described the Igbo summit held in Owerri, as insignificant as well as a stage managed jamboree, pointing that Ndigbo are the landlords of Nigeria and cannot leave it for anybody; but will only continue to seek for justice, equity and fair play for all Nigerians.
In a statement signed by its Chairman of all state chairmen, Mazi […]
The General Secretary of the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, Rev. Musa Asake has lamented the President Muhammadu Buhari’s silence on the continued killings of non-Muslims.
Alake, in an interview with the Newsmen on Sunday joined many Nigerians to condemn in strong terms the murder of a Redeemed Christian Church of God early-morning preacher, Eunice Elisha.
He said, “I really don’t know – that’s not the first killing. I don’t why this is happening; we have security agencies in Nigeria.
“But when a […]
President Muahmmadu Buhari on Wednesday said that the era of free and easy money in the country had gone for good.
Bahari made this known when he inaugurated road and drainage projects in Tsafe Local Government Area of Zamfara.
He inaugurated the 20km township road and 40km drainages in Tsafe Local Government amounting to N2.1 billion.
The president also inaugurated the 75-kilometre Wanke- Danjigba-Kucheri-Kigama-Bilbis Road with seven bridges valued eight billion nairaNara.
He vowed that his administration would enthrone good governance through vigorous prosecution […]
Exxon Mobil Corp has denied that its facilities in the Niger Delta was attacked after the Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) claimed an alleged attack on the oil giant’s facilities on Monday night.
“At about 7:30pm the Niger Delta Avengers blow up Exxon Mobil Qua Iboe 48″ crude oil export pipeline. When will these International Oil companies (IOC) learn to listen? We (Niger Delta Avengers) said no export,” said NDA’s spokesperson Mudoch Agbinibo in a message posted to the group’s website on […]
President Buhari says no Nigerian girl child should be put through the horror of forced marriage. Buhari said this while speaking at the state house where he received the rescued Chibok girl, Amina Nkeki and her four month old daughter which was fathered by a Boko Haram commander while she was in the sects captivity.
“The continuation of Amina’s education, so abruptly disrupted, will definitely be a priority of the federal government. Amina must be enabled to go back to school. […]
Tuface, Stephanie Okereke-Linus join forces with NYPF to lead the charge on entrepreneurship in Nigeria.
International musical sensation, Tuface Idibia and popular movie actress and producer Stephanie Okereke- Linus have joined forces with the Nigerian Young Professionals Forum NYPF in their fight to grow more indigenous entrepreneurs and encourage the culture of self-reliance among young Nigerians. See pictures below:
As part of their commitment to the NYPF, the newly signed Brand Ambassadors will participate in NYPF events that connect entrepreneurs at home and abroad, lend their voices to projects that stimulate a start-up culture in Nigeria […]