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Rivers Assembly Decertifies Celestine Omehia As Ex-Governor

The motion to decertify Celestine Omehia as an ex-governor of Rivers State was passed by the lawmakers during a sitting on Thursday, 6th October 2022. The house unanimously voted for his decertification after he parted ways with Governor Wike and went with Atiku. The motion was first moved by the leader of the house, Martin Ameawnule, then Evans Bipi during a plenary on the same day. All the present members […]

todayOctober 7, 2022 7


Eid-el Maulud: October 10 Declared a Public Holiday  

The Federal Government of Nigeria has declared Monday, the 10th of October 2022, a public holiday. This was declared to observe this year's celebration of the birth of Prophet Mohammed (SAW), known as Eid-el Maulud. The Federal Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, in a statement signed by the ministry's permanent secretary, Dr. Shuaib Belgore, congratulated all Muslims on behalf of the Federal Government for seeing a new year again. […]

todayOctober 7, 2022 5


2023 Election: INEC releases list of presidential candidates

As the days draw near to the presidential and national assembly 2023 election, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released the final list of presidential, senatorial, and house of representatives candidates. Though the general elections will include the state constituencies and governorship, the published list covers the federal positions only. This was contained in a circular released by the election body on Tuesday, 20th September 2022, and signed by […]

todaySeptember 21, 2022 27 1


I Regret Introducing Osinbajo To Work With Tinubu — Bayo Onanuga

Mr Bayo Onanuga, the former managing director of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), now spokesperson of Tinubu Campaign Organization said he regrets nominating Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo as the Attorney-General during the regime of Bola Tinubu as governor of Lagos. Onanuga, in a statement issued on Monday, titled ‘Tinubu and Osinbajo: The True Story of How They Met", said days after Tinubu was elected as governor in 1999, he started […]

todayJune 7, 2022 27


Owo Attack: Amosun Sympathized With The Victims Family Over The Church Attack By Gunmen

Senetor Ibikunle Amosun, a presidential aspirant on the platform of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, has condemned and sympathized with the victims' family over the attack on St. Francis Catholic Church, Owo, Ondo State, where more than 50 members of the congregation were killed by the gunmen during service. Bola Adeyemi on behalf of his media team, has revealed in a statement signed by him, that Amosun was grieved […]

todayJune 6, 2022 31


Owo Attack: Okowa Condoles With Akeredolu, People Of Owo Over The Attack Of Church By Gunmen

The Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, has condoled with Governor of Ondo State, Chief Rotimi Akeredolu, the families of the deceased, the entire Catholic Church and the people of Owo Kingdom, over the attacked at St. Francis Catholic Church, Owo, by the gunmen and led to the killing of more than 50 innocent worshipers, on Sunday, 5th June, 2022. Okowa condemned and described the act as brutal and unjustified attack […]

todayJune 6, 2022 14


Government Is Setting Up Measures To Confront Insecurity- Soludo

Following the killing of the member representing Aguata Constituency II at the State House of Assembly, Okechukwu Okoye by gunmen and the insecurity challenges of Anambra State, the governor, Professor Chukwuma Soludo, has promised the criminals will face the law. Hon. Okechukwu Okoye and his aide was kidnapped by gunmen on Sunday, May 15, 2022, in Aguata and his head with a note was found on Sunday, May 22, 2022, […]

todayMay 23, 2022 7


Tambuwal Lifts Curfew

The Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal, has lifted the curfew imposed due to the protest of the youths for the release of suspected murders of Deborah Samuel. Deborah Samuel was a christian and a 200level student of Shehu Shagari College of Education which was killed over alleged blasphemy. It was reported that the suspected murders were released which led to a protest on Saturday in Sokoto State in which the […]

todayMay 20, 2022 21


Buhari Travels To UAE On Condolence Visit

President Muhammadu Buhari, would travel to United Arab Emirates, UAE, on a condolence visit of the late former president and Ruler of Abu Dhabi, Sheikh Khalifa Al Nahyan and also to congratulate the new President, Sheikh Mohamed Al Nahyan, on Thursday. According to a statement by Garba Shehu, his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, reveals that the President Buhari will leave Abuja to pass his condolence and also […]

todayMay 19, 2022 18