Addressing The Plight Of Internally Displaced Persons In Benue

The recurring crisis between Fulani herdsmen and Tiv farmers in Benue State has engendered the displacement of many residents of the affected areas of the state. Concerned citizens say that the number of internally displaced persons (IDPs) in these areas is increasing by the day Mr Justin Gbagir, the Chairman, Benue Non-Governmental Organisation Network (BENGONET), […]

Ihedioha Under Fire Over Comments On Okorocha

The Deputy Speaker of the Federal House of Representatives, Rt. Hon Emeka Ihedioha has come under fire over his comments on Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, who he accused of perpetrating acts that could compromise peaceful coexistence in the state by withdrawing the Certificate of recognition of two traditional rulers. The Deputy Speaker was also […]

Niger Delta Still Underdeveloped – Don

Prof. Mike Anikpo is a researcher who has gone round the Niger Delta communities while consulting for UNDP, UNFPA, USAID and other international agencies. He is a lecturer in the Sociology Department of University of Port Harcourt and presently the Director of Centre for Ethnic and Conflict Studies (CENTECS). In an exclusive interview with Paul […]

President Goodluck Jonathan’s Message At Eid-El-Kabir

EID-EL-KABIR MESSAGE TO NIGERIANS FROM GOODLUCK EBELE JONATHAN, GCFR, PRESIDENT, COMMANDER-IN-CHIEF OF THE ARMED FORCES OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA Dear Compatriots, I extend warm greetings and felicitations to you all as we celebrate this year’s Eid-el-Kabir festival. I also congratulate all Nigerians who have been able to undertake the Hajj this year in fulfillment […]

North Should Not Be Allowed To Take Over In 2015 – Omehia

 The former Governor of Rivers State Sir Celestine Omehia, will clock 54 years by 15th of September 2013, in an exclusive interview with Paul Obiajunwo at his resident in Port Harcourt he said the North should not be allow to take power in 2015. He also speaks on how he became governor, PDP crisis and other […]

Emergency Rule Hampering Mass Literacy Campaign – Paiko

As Nigeria joins the rest of the world to mark this year’s International Literacy Day, the Executive Secretary of National Commission for Mass Literacy, Adults and Non-formal Education (NMEC), Alhaji Jibril Paiko, in this interview with AKIN AKANDE explains the Commission’s efforts to reduce illiteracy in the country. He laments that the state of emergency […]

How To Reform The Police – Okiro

Former Inspector General of Police, Mike Okiro was Wednesday inaugurated as the Chairman, Police Service Commission alongside members of the Commission by President Goodluck Jonathan. He spoke to State House Correspondents and said he would look at the welfare package of the Police.   How to reform the police. We will look at the instant […]

NGF DG Is A Tenant In Rivers Govt House – PDP Scribe

Ibibia Opuene O’Walters is the Secretary of the new executive of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP). In this interview, he explains why the Rivers PDP chose to support Jonah Jang as the winner of the controversial election of the Nigerian’s Governors Forum (NGF) alleging that Ashisana Okauru, the Director General of the NGF who announced […]

PDP Will Sack Fayemi From Office By 2015

Senator Ayodele Sylvester Arise, representing Ekiti – North Senatorial District was elected 2007 under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as a First time Senator of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. Since his election into the 6th Senate he has made remarkable and notable achievements as the Chairman Senate Committee on Privatisation and […]