The Bishop of the crisis-ridden Catholic Diocese of Ahiara, Most Revd (Dr) Peter Okpalaeke, has resigned his appointment. However, the Catholic Church did not disclose when Okpalaeke tendered his resignation letter to the Vatican. Also, the Supreme Pontiff, Pope Francis, has...
Traditional rulers of the 450 autonomous communities in Enugu State yesterday unanimously endorsed Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi for a second term in office. The royal fathers, who converged on the popular Michael Okpara square, Enugu, for what they described as a...
The Senate yesterday mandated its Committee on Ethics, Privileges and Public Petitions, to investigate comments credited to Senator Ovie Omo-Agege and nine others. Omo-Agege and nine senators had alleged that the re-ordering of the election sequence was done to target President...
Unidentified gunmen believed to be Fulani militia have again attacked Tiv farmers, killing a pregnant woman, raping and injuring scores of others in the Awe Local Government Area of Nasarawa State. Northern City News gathered that the gunmen shot a 28-year-old...
Pope Francis on Sunday decried an attack on a church in Nigeria during which two priests and other worshippers were killed. Associated Press reports that the pontiff spoke on Nigeria during his remarks to the public in St. Peter’s Square. “The...
The Secretary of the Nigerian Union in South Africa, Mr. Emeka Ezinteje, has said two of his members were killed by a fellow Nigerian early on Saturday. He told the News Agency of Nigeria on the telephone from Johannesburg, South Africa, that...
Elder statesman, chief Emeka Anyaoku the former secretary general of the commonwealth is alarmed by the spate of killings in the country, and he wants an immediate end to the trend. He stated that the incessant reports of killings in...
Tanzanian President has appealed to men in his country to try to marry two or more women as a way of reducing prostitution and redundancy among Tanzanian Women. Speaking in Dar-es-Salaam this morning, President Magufuli said Tanzania has more...
Members of the Imo state APC Coalition Alliance said that they were shocked over the nullification of the state Congresses by a Federal High court sitting in Owerri, Imo state capital, saying that they will certainly appeal the judgement. This...
The Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, has said the National Assembly may be shut to help President Muhammadu Buhari administration find an end to the spate of killings by herdsmen and militias across the country. The upper chamber...