• Shiites must respect authority – Governor Ganduje

    Shiites must respect authority – Governor Ganduje

    Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, Kano State Governor, has said that Members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) in Kano, popularly known as Shiites, have to recognise the authority of security officials by seeking their permission before they hold any gathering.

    Ganduje said this in an interview with newsmen on the sideline of the third Edition of the Nigeria Entrepreneurs Award in Abuja on Friday night.

    The governor said that members of the Shiites sect could not keep breaking the law and tampering […]

  • Elephants kneel to pay respect to late king Bhumibol of Thailand (Photos)

    Elephants kneel to pay respect to late king Bhumibol of Thailand (Photos)

    Eleven Albino Elephants from Thailand’s ancient capital of Ayutthaya,during a procession for his burial in Bangkok, Tuesday November 8, 2016, knelt in respect for the country’s late king Bhumibol Adulyadej, who died in October 13th, 2016.

    The elephants and about 200 handlers marched in parade to the glittering Grand Palace of the late king, before the animals crouched down on their kneels for the observation of a one-minute silence, in memory of the late king, who died last month, aged 88, […]

  • Ladies, If You Want Your Man to Respect You, These are 9 Things You Must Never Do

    Ladies, If You Want Your Man to Respect You, These are 9 Things You Must Never Do

    Ladies crave respect in their relationships but sometimes never get it because of some things they do. These are certain habits you should change to get that respect you seek.

    A lot is written about men who don’t respect their women, and there is no doubt that some men just don’t get what being respectful is all about. For most men though, respect is not only an important thing in a relationship, it’s also indispensable in all that they do. Respect […]

  • 4 Reasons Why The Nigerian Passport No Longer Commands Respect

    4 Reasons Why The Nigerian Passport No Longer Commands Respect

    It is so sad that many desperate Nigerians are tarnishing the image of our beloved country in their various host countries, thereby putting the innocent ones at risk of being unnecessarily harassed and checkmated.

    A concerned Nigerian has bared his mind on reasons why he feels the local passport is no longer respected in the outside world. Read his interesting piece:

    Many innocent Nigerians have had to put up with unforetold embarrassments and abuse at places, such as embassies, airport, immigration etc. […]

  • I’ll respect rule of law – Buhari

    I’ll respect rule of law – Buhari

    President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday reiterated his administration’s stance to adhere to the rule of law in the fight against corruption.

    In a statement by the President’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, Buhari said the government had not mistreated those standing corruption trials in any ways, adding that the administration would continue to ensure justice and fairness to all.

    He said those who abuses public trust would be made to stand justice.

    The President thanked Nigerians for supporting […]

  • I cry for Nigeria because we continue to respect corrupt people – Hon Jibrin

    I cry for Nigeria because we continue to respect corrupt people – Hon Jibrin

    Abdulmumin Jibrin, former chairman of the house of representatives appropriations committee, says he “cries for Nigeria” because of the culture of respecting corrupt people, which is to the detriment of the country.

    In a statement on Thursday, Jibrin, who explained how the committee was used for fraud in padding of the 2016 budget, said it was a diversionary plan by Yakubu Dogara, the speaker, to say that the budget s “law and therefore no offence can be committed in that regard”.

    Earlier, […]

  • Buhari urges senior military officers to respect rule of law, human rights

    Buhari urges senior military officers to respect rule of law, human rights

    President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday urged senior military officers to respect rule of law and human rights in the service to the nation.

    The President made the call at the graduation of Senior Course 38 at the Armed Forces Command and Staff College Jaji, Kaduna.

    According to him, the military must uphold highest standard of conduct vis-a-vis character, integrity, excellence, service and team work expected of military professionals.

    Buhari said: “You must therefore carry along these values and virtues wherever you find yourself.”

    The […]

  • Integrity, respect for rule of law and focus of my administration – New Police boss

    Integrity, respect for rule of law and focus of my administration – New Police boss

    The acting Inspector General of Police, IGP, Ibrahim Idris, has said that the Nigeria Police Force will be guided by the international core values of policing with integrity, and rule of law.

    The acting IGP, who stated this while at the Force headquarters in Abuja, at the handover ceremony between himself and the former IGP, Solomon Arase, also pledged to ensure that the Nigeria police, under his leadership, operate within the principles of democratic policing, with focus on integrity and accountability.

    IGP […]