ICPC, SARS Operatives Raid Former Vice President Sambo’s Residence

ICPC, SARS Operatives Raid Former Vice President Sambo’s Residence

Chris Steven, Abuja Security operatives on Wednesday raided the residence of Namadi Sambo, a former Vice President in Kaduna State. The operatives were from the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), and the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) of the Nigeria Police. Witnesses said the operatives blocked the major road leading to the […]

Suntai, Former Taraba Governor Is Dead

Suntai, Former Taraba Governor Is Dead

Chris Steven, Abuja Former Taraba State Governor, Dambaba Suntai, has died in the United States. A former Commissioner of Information in the state, Emmanuel Bello, confirmed Suntai’s death on Wednesday. The ex-governor did not fully recover from injuries he sustained in an October 25, 2012 chopper crash in Adamawa.

2017 Budget Is Not Workers’ Friendly – NLC President

2017 Budget Is Not Workers’ Friendly – NLC President

Chris Steven, Abuja The Nigeria Labour Congress says the 2017 budget christened budget of growth and restoration is workers friendly as workers welfare is not properly captured in it. Ayuba Wabba, NLC President said this while speaking with newsmen on Tuesday in Abuja. His words: “Our budget system is not transparent enough, if you look […]

Suspected Robbers Invade Female Hotel, Rape Students In Rivers

Suspected Robbers Invade Female Hotel, Rape Students In Rivers

Paul Obiajunwo, Port Harcourt   Suspected robbers on Monday  night invaded an off campus hostel at Ignatius Ajuru University of Education, (IAUE) in Iwofe Community, Rumuolumeni, Obio/Akpor Local Government Area of Rivers State robbed and raped students resident in the area.   Some residents of Iwofe community, who were not students nor staff members of […]

No Referendum, No Elections In South East, Kanu Insist

No Referendum, No Elections In South East, Kanu Insist

Chris Steven, Abuja Nnamdi Kanu, leader of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) says  “if the government does not agree to organize a referendum, there will be no elections in Biafra land. “No more elections here.They can put whoever they like in office. They can do whatever they like with their political positions. We will not […]

Two Killed As Multiple Attacks Mare Sallah Celebration In Maiduguri

Two Killed As Multiple Attacks Mare Sallah Celebration In Maiduguri

Chris Steven, Abuja Despite security measures put in place, University of Maiduguri on Sunday night came under a series of attacks when suicide bombers detonated explosives at different locations including the security office where two lives were reportedly lost. This was confirmed by Victor Isukwu, Borno Police Public Relations Officer, Victor at about 12 midnight. […]

Wike Explains Why He Sacked Cabinet

Wike Explains Why He Sacked Cabinet

Ayomide, Lagos Gov. Nyesom Wike of Rivers said the dissolution of the State Executive Council was to ensure better performance of the machinery of government. The governor stated this on Sunday at a Thanksgiving service over the victory of Mr Evans Bipi, the Majority Whip of the State House of Assembly, in the rerun election for […]

Ladoja Denies Interest In Oyo 2019 Governorship

Ladoja Denies Interest In Oyo 2019 Governorship

Ayomide, Lagos Former Oyo State governor and chieftain of Accord Party (AP), Senator Rasheed Ladoja has denied having any ambition to contest the 2019 gubernatorial election in the state. “I am not interested in 2019 governorship election at the moment. It is either you deliberately want to incite me or the person who floated the […]

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