• Ondo Gubernatorial election relatively Peaceful – Situation Room

    Ondo Gubernatorial election relatively Peaceful – Situation Room

    The Convener of the Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room, Mr Clement Nwanko, has described the Ondo governorship election as generally peaceful and smooth.

    Nwanko said this during a post election press conference on Sunday in Akure.

    He said the situation room for the Ondo election commend the professionalism displayed by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) during the voting process at the polling units.

    He acknowledged the participation of all political parties in the election despite media reports of call for postponement by […]

  • Abia Governor Ikpeazu sues for peaceful, free, fair LG polls

    Abia Governor Ikpeazu sues for peaceful, free, fair LG polls

    Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State has applauded various political parties in Abia State for their keen interest in the upcoming local government election slated for December 17, 2016.

    The governor particularly commended the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state for conducting peaceful primaries across the state and urges winners and losers to continue to conduct themselves peacefully.

    The governor, who also received information on skirmishes witnessed at some locations condemned all acts of violence, regardless of the reason, as the […]

  • I Believe in Peaceful Dialogue for Biafra – Nollywood Actor Talks on Being Nnamdi Kanu’s New Lawyer

    I Believe in Peaceful Dialogue for Biafra – Nollywood Actor Talks on Being Nnamdi Kanu’s New Lawyer

    Nollywood actor who was recently spotted in court in his lawyer regalia during the hearing of Nnamdi Kanu’s case, says he’s not part of the defence team of the IPOB leader.

    In an official statement posted on his social media account, popular Nollywood actor, Kenneth Okonkwo, has said that he’s not part of the defence team of the embattled leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu.

    The veteran actor who is also a legal practitioner and was recently spotted […]

  • I am committed to a peaceful Nigeria, says Ewuare II

    I am committed to a peaceful Nigeria, says Ewuare II

    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 […]

  • Buhari not interested in peaceful resolution of Niger Delta crisis – UNDEDSS

    Buhari not interested in peaceful resolution of Niger Delta crisis – UNDEDSS

    A coalition of ethnic nationalities in the Niger Delta region, the United Niger Delta Energy Development Security Strategy (UNDEDSS), has alleged that President Muhammadu Buhari is not prepared for a peaceful resolution of the Niger Delta crisis.

    This is as the umbrella socio-cultural organisation of the Ijaw ethnic nationality, Ijaw National Congress (INC), has asked President Muhammad Buhari not to heed calls by some groups and individuals for the Federal Government to treat Niger Delta militants like the Boko Haram.

    Also, Information […]

  • Ambode, Kanu Preach Peaceful Co-Existence Between Igbos, Yorubas‏

    Ambode, Kanu Preach Peaceful Co-Existence Between Igbos, Yorubas‏

    The Chairman of Etoks Communications, Deacon Iyke Kanu has lauded Lagos State governor Mr. Akinwumi Ambode for his leadership styles, giant strides in developing infrastructures around the state and quick response to emergency without ambiguity.

    Kanu made the call during a courtesy visit on the governor in Alausa Thursday where he sued for peaceful co-existence between the Igbos and their host community. Describing the governor as a man of peace, he urged Ambode to use his good office to protection […]