The Igbo World Assembly (IWA) has condemned the attack at the country home of Ohanaeze Ndigbo President, Nnia John Nwodo, describing it as an act of terror. Chairman of the group, Dr. Nwachukwu Anakwenze, in a world press conference, at...
The Obi of Onitsha, Igwe Alfred Nnaemeka Achebe, on Tuesday, warned various church denominations against rivalry and competition among the leaders of the church in Nigeria. The monarch described the in-fighting among the Christians as ‘lack of faith in Christ’...
Rover State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has declared that Nigeria is sliding into anarchy because of the poor governance style of the current Federal Government. Wike said this on Friday while inaugurating the newly constructed Ekiti State Governor’s Office in Ado-Ekiti. The...
Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, has said the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state will press for the imprisonment of the party’s Chairman, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun and the National Organising Secretary, Senator Osita Izunaso. Okorocha said Oyegun and Izunaso...
The spokesman for the Northern Elders Forum, Prof. Ango Abdullahi, has met with former President Olusegun Obasanjo in his home in Abeokuta, Ogun State, to strategise for the 2019 presidential election. The meeting, which held last Thursday between the NEF...
The Peoples Democratic Party has alleged that President Muhammadu Buhari’s poor understanding of current global economic dynamics and humongous corruption in his Presidency have completely wrecked Nigeria. It said the limit of the economic knowledge of the President and the...
While the remote and immediate causes for last week’s decisive sacking of Mr. Lawal Daura as the Director-General of the Department of State Services remain a guess, it is unarguably the most inspiring action by the Muhammadu Buhari administration...
The Federal Government has set aside $1.3bn (about N468bn) from the National Sovereign Investment Fund to finance five critical infrastructure projects. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, disclosed this on Sunday when he appeared as a guest...
A group, G23 Foundation, seeking the reelection of President Muhammadu Buhari in next year’s general elections has exonerated the president over the Indigenous People of Biafra’s proscription. Speaking at a press conference in Awka, the Anambra State capital, the leader...
A group of United Nations agencies has issued a joint statement calling for a ban on tests meant to assess the virginity of any female. The statement, issued during the World Congress of Gynaecology and Obstetrics in Rio de Janeiro,...