Only state police will end killings – Ekweremadu

Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu said only the creation of state police would end killings in some parts of the country. Delivering his maiden lectures as a Professor and Senior Mentoring Scholar at the Southern University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA, Ekweremadu said he would sponsor a bill to decentralise the nation’s policing system. He described […]

Veteran Actor premieres 65th movie “AISE”

Nollywood By Taiye Baiyerohi In a bid to ensure that Nollywood maintains its leading role in entertainment in Africa, Veteran Actor, Segun Akiremi, popularly known as “Kanran” premieres his 65th movie titled “AISE” meaning “DON’T”. The movie premiere which had over 200 guests in attendance was held at Opeyemi Event centre, Sango, Ota, Ogun state. […]

Interior minister Seehofer rattles Merkel’s power coalition

Chancellor Angela Merkel and Horst Seehofer, interior minister who offers to quit German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s ruling coalition was facing an uncertain future on Sunday, as her hardline conservative interior minister offered his resignation after weeks of battling to change her mind on migrant policy. Horst Seehofer told fellow leaders of the conservative Bavarian CSU […]

PVC cloning: INEC to upgrade card readers’

The card reader may soon become anachronistic with plans by NASENI By Emmanuel Oloniruha The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it will commence nationwide systematic hardware and software upgrade of all its Smart Card Readers next week. The commission disclosed this in a statement issued by its Director, Voter Education and Publicity, Oluwole Osaze-Uzzi on […]

Buhari convenes African Youth Congress for war against corruption

President Buhari and foreign minister Geoffrey Onyeama at the AU Summit in Nouakchott, Mauritania President Muhammadu Buhari  announced on Sunday in Nouakchott, Mauritania his plans to convene in Abuja within the next quarter the African Youth Congress. The hosting of the congress was one of the ideas the Nigerian leader tabled at the 31st Session […]