Why Fayose cannot rule Nigeria – Kalu’s ally, Iloh

Ndukwe Ikoh, a former guber candidate on the platform of the Progressive Peoples Alliance (PPA) in Abia, has stated that Ekiti State Governor, Ayo Fayose, cannot rule Nigeria because of his temperament. The associate of former governor of Abia, Orji Uzor Kalu, said this in response to Fayose’s warning that the businessman should not visit Ekiti. […]

Enugu Workers endorse Ugwuanyi for second term

Workers and pensioners in Enugu State under the auspices of the Organized Labour, comprising the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and Trade Union Congress (TUC) on Thursday held a mega solidarity rally in support of good governance in the state and in appreciation of Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi for his “undeterred friendly disposition” towards them, and endorsed […]

N1.6bn NEMA scam: Reps to invite Osinbajo, Magu, Oyo-Ita

A House of Representatives panel currently investigating the alleged violation of public trust by the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has stated that it will invite the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo. Osinbajo is the current board chairman of NEMA, which has already suspended six of its directors. During a public hearing on Thursday by the […]

Suspects name Shehu Sani in murder case, police invite senator

The police in Kaduna have fingered Senator Shehu Sani in an ongoing homicide investigation. Consequently, Austin Iwar, the police commissioner in the state has written to the senator asking him to appear on April 30 at the Command Headquarters in Kaduna for questioning. “This is in connection with a case of criminal conspiracy and culpable […]

Governor Okorocha performs ground-breaking of Chosen’s Crown University

Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State, on Wednesday, performed a ground – breaking ceremony of the Chosen Crown University at Mgbidi to herald the building of the institution owned by the Lord’ Chosen Charismatic Revival Church. He noted that by locating the University in the state, Pastor Muoka has responded to his repeated calls and […]

Lagos government to compensate owners for demolished properties along airport road

The Lagos State Government says it will soon pay compensation to owners of demolished properties removed for the International Airport Road reconstruction in line with regeneration of the entire Oshodi axis. Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode made the disclosure on Thursday in Lagos during the inspection of some major projects in the state. The News Agency of […]

Rivers United beat Akwa United 2-0 in Port Harcourt

Rivers United beat Akwa United 2-0 to slow down the title charge of the Uyo club, while MFM FC beat Nasarawa 2-1 in rescheduled NPFL matches. Had Akwa United won in Port Harcourt today, they would have moved to second place on 26 points, four points behind leaders Lobi Stars. The loss means they remain […]

AfDB sets $200m to aid farmers 600,000 African farmers

The African Development Bank’s (AfDB) has signed a $200 million Soft Commodity Finance Facility agreement with the Export Trading Group. According to a statement from the bank on Thursday, the facility, which will benefit 17 African countries, comes as part of its strong commitment to promote agriculture in Africa. The AfDB said the facility was […]

Court fixes April 30 for Patience Jonathan’s forfeiture case

The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Thursday, fixed April 30 to rule on an application, seeking the forfeiture of two properties belonging to Patience Jonathan, wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan to the Federal Government. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, on October. 20,2017 filed an ex parte application praying the court for an order […]


12th April, 2018 Good day gentlemen of the press, Recall that the Kaduna State chapter of our great party the All Progressives Congress (APC) had scheduled primary elections into councillorship positions to hold simultaneously in all the wards of the state on Thursday 29th March, 2018. This was followed by a solemn pledge by the […]