• My people were neglected for eight years in Enugu, says Ekweremadu

    My people were neglected for eight years in Enugu, says Ekweremadu

    It was gathered that the Deputy President of the Senate, Chief Ike Ekweremadu, said former Governor Sullivan Chime’s administration in Enugu state, neglected the people of Aninri Local Government Area for eight years.

    Speaking on Saturday in Aninri during the flag-off of nine rural projects funded by the state government, Ekweremadu said that the Chime’s tenure was the darkest in the lives of Aninri people.

    He said that during the period, the state government had no presence in the entire council, adding […]

  • Buhari has neglected us – Pensioners cry out

    Buhari has neglected us – Pensioners cry out

    Nigeria Union of Pensioners, NUP, Wednesday cried out over the level of debasement of its members across the nation, lamenting that President Muhammadu Buhari has deliberately shut his door against them.

    The union also alleged massive corruption in the management of pension fund under the Office of the Head of the Civil Service of the Federation.

    President of NUP, Dr. Abel Afolayan, who stated these during a press conference in Abuja, lamented that pensioners were the worst hit by the negative effects […]

  • Buhari’s government has neglected Bakassi refugees – Ita-Giwa

    Buhari’s government has neglected Bakassi refugees – Ita-Giwa

    Former Presidential Adviser on National Assembly Matters, Senator Florence Ita-Giwa, has expressed displeasure over the neglect suffered by her people in the hands of the federal government, noting that the Bakassi people are refugees and not Internally Displaced Persons.

    In a statement made available to newsmen on Sunday, she argued that her people are not cowards and that their silence should not be mistaken for weakness noting that she has been so busy pacifying them not to take laws into their […]