Group Warns Against Arms’ Build up Across Benue Communities for Renewed Killings

The Middle Belt Conscience Guard  (MBCG) says it has uncovered sinister plots by some communities in Benue State to upscale arms build up in order to torment the peace of others and heightened the state of insecurity in the State. It described as frightening the deliberate attempt by stakeholders in the state to ignore peaceful approaches … Continue reading Group Warns Against Arms’ Build up Across Benue Communities for Renewed Killings

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Dino Melaye In Trouble Again, Arrested, Released as Police Lay Ambush for Him

Nigerian lawmaker representing Kogi West, Senator Dino Melaye has been stopped from traveling out of the country. He was arrested on Monday by the Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja on his way to Morocco for an official engagement sponsored by the Federal Government after he had checked in. … Continue reading Dino Melaye In Trouble Again, Arrested, Released as Police Lay Ambush for Him

Nigeria: National Assembly Cordoned Off as Hoodlums Snatch Mace, Senate Issues 24 Hours Order on Mace Recovery

Nigeria's National Assembly complex has been cordoned off after suspended supports of a suspended Senator make away with the mace, the official symbol of authority at the Senate while in plenary on Wednesday. The incident led to disruption of the day's activity in the upper legislative chamber. Reports say the incident happened few seconds after … Continue reading Nigeria: National Assembly Cordoned Off as Hoodlums Snatch Mace, Senate Issues 24 Hours Order on Mace Recovery

Dino Melaye: Kogi Police Commissioner Removed Over Suspects Escape

The Inspector General of Police, IGP Ibrahim Idris, has removed Ali Janga, the commissioner of police in Kogi over the disappearance from detention of six suspects, two of whom had claimed they were hired and armed by Senator Dino Melaye. The Commander FSARS in the State, the Divisional Police Officer ‘A’ Division, Lokoja and other … Continue reading Dino Melaye: Kogi Police Commissioner Removed Over Suspects Escape

Confusion As 2 Gun Running Suspects, 4 Others Escape from Nigerian Police Custody

The Police in Nigeria is currently working to unravel how suspects involved in alleged criminal possession of firearms allegedly supplied by a serving Senator escaped from lawful custody on Wednesday night. The suspects was due to be arraigned in court hours before they escaped in a dramatic turn of events. Nigerian Police in Lokoja, the … Continue reading Confusion As 2 Gun Running Suspects, 4 Others Escape from Nigerian Police Custody

Apology to Nigerians: CNPP Hails PDP Chairman, Uche Secondus

The Conference of Nigeria Political Parties (CNPP) has eulogised the national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) , Prince Uche Secondus, “for not only initiating the party’s dialogue with the people tagged "Nation Building: Resetting the Agenda", but also for being humble enough to apologise to the people of Nigeria for the mistakes of … Continue reading Apology to Nigerians: CNPP Hails PDP Chairman, Uche Secondus

We Apologise for Our Mistakes, PDP to Nigerians

Nigeria's former ruling party and main opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday  openly confessed its mistakes while reflecting on its 16 years stewardship, asking Nigerians to forgive the wrongdoings and pledged to rescue the country from its current misrule by the All Progressives Congress (APC). The National chairman of the party, Prince … Continue reading We Apologise for Our Mistakes, PDP to Nigerians

Science and Tech Minister, Onu Baggs 2017 Best Performing Minister Award

The Minister of Science and Technology, Chief Ogbonnaya Onu has bagged the Coalition of Civil societies in Nigeria' 2017 award as the Best Performing Minister in Nigeria. Announcing the coveted award in a statement signed by the Secretary of the Award and Privileges Committee, Patriot Wilson Attah, on behalf of the Board of Civil Society … Continue reading Science and Tech Minister, Onu Baggs 2017 Best Performing Minister Award

Condemnations Trail IBB, Obasanjo’s Anti Buhari Statements

A non-governmental organisation under the aegis of the New Initiative For Credible Leadership (NICReL) has lampooned the former military President, Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida and other nigeria's former leaders over their plots against the reelection of President Muhammadu Buhari for a second term in office. Addressing newsmen at a press conference in Abuja, the Executive Director … Continue reading Condemnations Trail IBB, Obasanjo’s Anti Buhari Statements

When Group Discovered Rare Nigerian in Katsina

In an effort to find ways to ameliorate the humanitarian crisis in the North East and parts of North West Nigeria , some executives of the Joint Action Coalition of Civil Society Organisations in Nigeria sojourned in the Katsina State to make an assessment of its findings. By a twist of events, the unusual developmental … Continue reading When Group Discovered Rare Nigerian in Katsina

Stakeholders Make Presentations as Senate Begins Probe of Queens Collage Deaths

On Monday, the Senate Joint Committee on Basic Education and Health began public inquiry into the living conditions of Queens College students and the death of three secondary school students in the college last year. As stakeholders in the educational sector, including members of the civil society, presented memorandum during the public hearing at the … Continue reading Stakeholders Make Presentations as Senate Begins Probe of Queens Collage Deaths

How Maina Recovered Fresh $44m, N486b Stolen Funds

Former Chairman of the defunct Pension Reform Task Team, Dr Abdulrasheed Maina may have aided the discovery of missing $44 million belonging to the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), PENSION COMM, HEAD OF SERVICE UNREMMITTED TSA FUNDS etc. This is even as he also assisted in the discovery of another N486bn belonging to the Nigerian Pension … Continue reading How Maina Recovered Fresh $44m, N486b Stolen Funds

Gov Shettima Hands Over Chibok Girl, Pogu to NSA

Governor Kashim Shettima has handed over the recently rescued Chibok girl, Salomi Pogu, alongside Jamila Adams with her 16 months old daughter to the National Security Adviser (NSA), Babagana Monguno, in his office in Abuja. ‪Jamila a 14 year old became friends with Salomi during captivity by Boko Haram in a village in Gwoza Local … Continue reading Gov Shettima Hands Over Chibok Girl, Pogu to NSA

Herdsmen/Farmers’ Crisis: Buhari’s Clear Message On Tolerance By Philip Agbese

Something epochal and unique amazed the senses of Nigerians on Monday, January 15, 2018. President Muhammadu Buhari had an exclusive audience with a Benue delegation led by the state Governor, His Excellency, Governor Samuel Ortom to fraternally dialogue and explore ways to resolve the internecine conflict between herders and farmers in our home state. The … Continue reading Herdsmen/Farmers’ Crisis: Buhari’s Clear Message On Tolerance By Philip Agbese

Buratai: What A Time To Be Proud Of Nigeria ‎By Nneka Obi

The last time I visited Nigeria was in 2013. My husband approved my request to visit home to celebrate the Christmas and New Year. I came with our three children, Chidi, Okey and my lovely little daughter, Amarachi. It was the second time I would make a trip home since we relocated to the United … Continue reading Buratai: What A Time To Be Proud Of Nigeria ‎By Nneka Obi

Innoson To Manufacture Military Vehicles For Nigerian Army

In line with the resolve of the leadership of the Nigerian Army to domesticate manufacturing of its wares, Nigeria indigenous motor manufacturing company, Innoson Motors has entered into partnership with the Army for modification of some of its equipment, local production of armoured fighting vehicles and other military hardwares. The partnership follows the satisfactory performance … Continue reading Innoson To Manufacture Military Vehicles For Nigerian Army

Nwoko Hails Emergence of Secondus As bNew PDP Chairman

A former member of the Federal House of Representative, Prince Ned Nwoko, has congratulated Prince Ike Uche Secondus, as the New National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party ( PDP). Prince Ned Nwoko who is aspiring to contest for Delta North Senatorial ticket. Prince Ned Nwoko is the promoter of Stars Private University in Idumuje … Continue reading Nwoko Hails Emergence of Secondus As bNew PDP Chairman

Ademola Slated for Sack Before Resigning, Says NJC

Justice Adeniyi Ademola pulled a fast one on the National Judicial Council, by hurriedly announcing his resignation, a spokesman for the council revealed today. According to Soji Oye, NJC’s Director of Information, the council recommended on Wednesday the compulsory retirement of Ademola, along with Justice O. O. Tokode, both of the Federal High Court, for … Continue reading Ademola Slated for Sack Before Resigning, Says NJC

Kidnappers Demand N100m to Free Ex-Minister Damishi Sango, Others

A head of the major opposition party's national convention in Nigeria's federal capital, a former Minister of Sports and the Plateau State chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Damishi Sango, has been abducted by unknown gunmen. Also kidnapped with him are his son, driver, a prominent chieftain of the PDP in Plateau State and … Continue reading Kidnappers Demand N100m to Free Ex-Minister Damishi Sango, Others

Governor Obiano Does Not Deserve a Second Tenure – Chief Nwobu Alor

Chief Sylvester Nwobu Alor is a second Republic lawmaker and former Director-General of Peter Obi Campaign Organisation. He is a founding chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APGA) and former Special Assistant (SA) to the immediate past Governor of Anambra State, Mr. Peter Obi. He spoke on the November 18, 2017 governorship election in Anambra … Continue reading Governor Obiano Does Not Deserve a Second Tenure – Chief Nwobu Alor