Peoples Democratic Party under the leadership of Senator Ahmed Makarfi, has said that Nigerians are yearning for the return of former President Goodluck Jonathan to power.
It said this in its congratulatory message on the 59 birthday of the former President.
Spokesperson for the Makarfi-led national caretaker committee of the party, Prince Dayo Adeyeye, said in a statement in Abuja on Sunday, that Jonathan’s legacies and achievements in academia, politics, governance and social life remain indelible and worthy of emulation by well-meaning […]
A group of dismissed public servants on Tuesday in Abuja thronged the entrance of the National Assembly to seek the intervention of the lawmakers and reversal of the termination of their appointments.
The workers, drawn from the Federal Ministries of Environment, Power, Works and Housing and the Office of the Accountant General of the Federation, claimed they were illegally dismissed.
The spokesman for the protesters, Emmanuel Anyila, said they were employed in 2014 by the Federal Civil Service Commission.
Anyila said that the […]
A Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Gbenga Awomolo, has called on the Bar and the Bench to humble themselves, confess their sins and seek forgiveness.
Awomolo, speaking on behalf of the body of the Senior Advocates of Nigeria at the 2016/2017 new legal year in Abuja on Tuesday, said it is not the time for blame games but a time for humble reflection.
“This is the time to humble ourselves and confess our sins and turn to the Lord for forgiveness,” he […]
Rights group, the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) and Igbo cultural group, Aka Ikenga, have condemned the arrest of judges and raid on their homes by operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS).
The groups are asking President Muhammadu Buhari to urgently instruct the DSS to immediately and unconditionally release all the judges arrested and end the intimidation and harassment of the judiciary.
Two justices of the Supreme Court, Justices Sylvester Ngwuta and John Okoro were arrested after a raid […]
According to reports, the Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT) yesterday threatened to begin a strike if the demands of its members are not met. Their demands include the increase of their retirement age from 60 to 65 years and improvement of their welfare.
The NUT made the demands as the world celebrated the Teachers’ Day. Noting that every education system needs an appropriate quality and quantity of teachers to function properly, the union lamented that the sector in the country is […]
In an interview with CNBC Africa, music legend Tuface Idibia talked about how he is growing as an individual and as a singer.
He also talked about how he has inspired a lot of people through his music. He said a lot of people have come to him to say that they achieved success by following his example.
“I have heard people say that I have mentored them, I would like to say that I am just doing my own thing […]
The three members of the House of Representatives accused of improper conduct, attempted rape and soliciting for prostitutes in Ohio, the United States of America, yesterday told the leadership of the House to convoke a public investigative hearing on the allegations against them.
This is as one of the accused lawmaker, Mark Gbillah, who represents Gwer East/Gwer West Federal Constituency of Benue State, denied any culpability in the allegation, saying he had never cheated on his wife since he got married.
A woman who found herself in more extra marital mess than she can handle has taken her plight to public domain. The woman shared her tale showing just how she feels trapped and terrible with her love life.
Below is what she wrote:
My husband and have been married now for seven years. He is an amazing father and husband, and always gives his 110 percent in all he does. The problem however, is that I still seem to feel unhappy and […]
‘I don’t want to ever get married. Those in it are miserable, forget the smiling’- actress Halima Abubakar
The actress wrote on her instagram today that she doesn’t want to ever get married, “It would be rude not to share what i know with those who want to hear it”
The actress wrote on her instagram today that she doesn’t want to ever get married, “It would be rude not to share what i know with those who want to hear