Northern Governors condemn killing of CAN chairman The Northern Governors Forum (NGF) has condemned the killing of Lawan Andimi, the Chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in Michika Local Government Area of Adamawa, by the Boko Haram terrorists, describing it as a sad and disturbing event. The Chairman of the forum and Governor of Plateau State, Simon Lalong,...... read more
UN reacts on released abductees by Boko Haram The United Nations Humanitarian Coordinator in Nigeria, Edward Kallon, on Thursday, said only three of the five persons abducted by Boko Haram terrorists on December 22, were aid workers said. Mr Kallon, who heads the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) in Nigeria, said he was “deeply relieved...... read more
Police shot 3 Shiites members today in FCT. Three members of the protesting members of Islamic Movement in Nigeria popularly referred to as Shiite have been shot and injured as members of the Nigrian Police force, Abuja opened fire on them today in FCT, Abuja. The group had on Tuesday staged a protest in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja to...... read more
Suspend tariff hike, Reps orders NERC, Discos The House of Representatives, through its committee on Power has directed the Nigeria Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) to suspend its planned electricity increment. The electricity regulatory body had earlier announced planned hike which can become from April.The committee chaired by Aliyu Magaji made the announcement today during a gathering with NERC...... read more
Scores Injured as Police, Army clash in Enugu It was free for all as soldiers and police clash over alleged slapping of a military officer by a policeman at Abakpa-Nike, Enugu. Trouble started when the soldier who wasn't in uniform approached a policeman to determine why he was passing motorists during a particular lane, leaving motorists in two other...... read more
INEC set to conduct 28 reruns and by-elections, Fixes date The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has announced its decide to conduct 28 outstanding elections across 11 states in Nigeria.  The chairman of the commission, Mahmood Yakubu, made the disclosure at the State House in Abuja while briefing journalists on Wednesday, January 7. Yakubu after a gathering with President Muhammadu Buhari...... read more
Third Term Bid: Falana Commends Buhari over his stand A senior advocate of Nigeria, Femi Falana, on Wednesday, January 1, commended President Muhammadu Buhari for his declaration over the much rumoured third term bid. Falana while reacting to the president's New Year's Day broadcast to Nigerians said the "unconstitutional" third term bid for President Buhari was orchestrated by some members...... read more
22 Ex-Boko Haram members Sit for SSCE Nigerian Correctional Service (NCS) Controller-General Ja'afaru Ahmed said that 22 former members of the terrorist group, Boko Haram sat for the Senior School Certificate Examination (SSCE), adding that the ex-terrorists participated as part of their rehabilitation in the NCS de-radicalization system. "As part of our rehabilitation process, the Senior School Certificate...... read more
Turkish airlines suspended from Nigeria Turkish Airline has made a commitment to immediately start the shipment of all left-over baggage passengers in Turkey to Nigeria following the suspension of its operations in Nigeria. Sam Adurogboye, General Manager, Public Affairs, Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), confirmed this in a Sunday statement in Lagos. Mr. Adurogboye clarified that...... read more
Islamic State admits killing Nigerian Army commander, other soldiers   The Islamic State in West Africa (ISWA) has claimed responsibility for the Wednesday’s attack on Nigerian soldiers of the 158 Battalion in Borno State, according to Reuters which cited a statement from the terror group. The insurgents stormed the battalion in Kareto Village on Wednesday evening, killing at least 20...... read more
Declare Zik’s Birthday a National Holiday -Gov Obiano   Chief Willie Obiano, the Governor of Anambra has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for honoring the winner of the June 12, 1993, presidential election, Chief Moshood Abiola, with a national holiday and the renaming of the National Stadium in Abuja for him. He also appeal to the President to declare Dr...... read more
Okorocha's Domestic staff involved in the Former Governor's House Invasion -Police The Nigerian police, Imo State command have arrested three formers aides of the immediate Governor over the alleged invasion of the private residence of the former governor, Rochas Okorocha. Speaking in an interview with Daily Trust, the Commissioner of Police, Rabiu Ladodo, said that preliminary investigation showed that the invasion of...... read more
Dr Okezie Ikpeazu Second Term Inauguration Speech CONSOLIDATING ON THE DIVIDENDS OF PEOPLE-CENTRIC GOVERNANCE;READY TO DO MORE BEING INAUGURATION ADDRESS OF DR. OKEZIE VICTOR IKPEAZU ON THE OCCASION OF HIS SWEARING-IN FOR A 2ND TERM AS GOVERNOR OF ABIA STATE AT THE UMUAHIA TOWNSHIP STADIUM ON WEDNESDAY, MAY 29, 2019 PROTOCOLSAll praise and thanks to God Almighty who...... read more
President Buhari sworn-in as Nigeria’s president for second term President Muhammadu Buhari has been sworn in today at Eagle's Square Abuja for a second term in office as President of Nigeria. The Federal government earlier announced that the event would be low-key as major parts of the event had been rescheduled for June 12, which has been declared Democracy Day....... read more
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