The Hope’s of the civil servants in Niger State was reawakening with the statement of Governor Abu Sani in an interview with BBC Hausa service today during the Governors visit to the station in London. The Governor stated that so far about 500 Million Naira has been recovered from the Pensions scam in the State […]

Davido Floats New Record Label, ‘Davido Worldwide Music’

Fresh from signing a mouthwatering deal with international music label, Sony Music Entertainment, pop sensation, Davido has floated a new record label. Aptly named ‘Davido Worldwide Music’, the need to float the new record label according to the ‘Aye’ crooner was necessary following his new recording and distribution deal with Sony Music. Speaking with ERAVE […]

Boko Haram: PMB Gets Accolades At Uk House Of Lords, As Troops Nab Sect Leader

President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday in London got resounding accolades at the United Kingdom’s House of Lords for sustaining the war against Boko Haram and degrading their ability to attack and abduct children. Presenting a speech at the House of Lords under the headship of Lord David Ramsbotham, President of Jose Foundation, Prince Martins Abhulimhen, who […]

Akwa Ibom Rerun: Thugs snatch result sheet

The Resident Electoral Commissioner in Akwa Ibom, Mr Gabriel Ada, has alleged that suspected thugs snatched result sheet from an electoral officer in Saturday’s state assembly poll in the state. Ada told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Ibesikpo while monitoring the election that the incident took place in one of the polling units […]

Buhari backs Western Sahara on self-determination from Morocco

By Levinus Nwabughiogu ABUJA – President Muhammadu Buhari has thrown his weight behind the people of Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic, SADR, otherwise called Western Sahara, stating that Nigeria would ensure the realization of their self-determination and independence. He however said the secession would be pursued in full recognition of the several extant resolutions of the African […]

IGP orders withdrawal of police orderlies from politicians, individuals

*Says Nigeria grossly under-policed *Asks police commands to increase community policing With the debate over the need for state police still raging, Inspector General of Police, Mr. Solomon Arase has lamented the inadequate number of police to provide adequate security for the country, and urged the various state Police Commands to embark on and strengthen […]

Former Delta state governor, Felix Ibru is dead

Former Delta State governor and one-time Senator of Federal Republic of Nigeria, Felix Olorogun Ibru is dead! Olorogun Felix Ibru The 80-yrs old business tycoon, was said to have passed on after a brief illness. Until his death Ibru holds the position of President General of the Urhobo Progressive Union (UPU) He was born on […]

D’banj, Oprah Winfrey, others joins ONE Campaign’s call for Global Gender Equality

In commemoration of this year’s International Women’s Day, influential figures across the world has urged world leaders to act on promises to end extreme poverty faster by investing in girls and women. Top among the influential figures who have added their voices to the campaign are Oprah Winfrey, Muhammad Ali, D’Banj, Melinda Gates, Femi Kuti, […]

Rivers rerun poll: I’m ready for Wike, Amaechi vows

The Minister of Transport, Rotimi Ameachi, on Saturday vowed that he was ready for Governor of Rivers State, Barrister Nyeson Wike, in the rerun National and State Assembly elections on March 19. The immediate past Governor of Rivers State on radio programme monitored in Port Harcourt, Rivers State and tweeted by Rivers Watch on its […]