AAC : What our supporters should do –Sowore Vs Buhari gov

In approval of its 2019 presidential candidate, Omoyele Sowore, the African Action Congress, AAC, encouraged its supporters to storm the Federal High Court, Abuja. Sowore had called for a revolution over the present federal government’s supposed failure. The Department of State Services, DSS, had arrested the presidential candidate for the 2019 AAC following the call […]

Nigerian Government announces free ride on Lagos-Ibadan rail

Transportation Minister Rotimi Amaechi claims the federal government’s intention is to start a free ride on the railway line Lagos-Ibadan Standard Gauge by November. Amaechi made this known on Monday, after inspecting the project, while briefing reporters in Lagos. In the company of Minister of State for Transportation, Mrs. Gbemi Saraki, the minister had checked […]

JUST IN – Unilorin wins N120m labs equipment grant

University of Ilorin claims the Department of Chemistry of the institution has provided a grant worth more than N120 million for Seeding Labs Equipment. The Department presented two study proposals on Cancer and Cosmeceuticals, which ultimately won the institution’s grant, according to the University of Ilorin Bulletin published on Monday. The Principal Investigator, Prof. Ezekiel Odebunmi, […]

Pidgin English is worthy of acceptance, says Emir of Lafia

The Emir of Lafia, Alhaji Sidi Bage Muhammad I, requested on Saturday that Pidgin English be officially recognized as a language in the nation and that Nigerians be unified through his words. Muhammad, a retired Supreme Court Justice, appealed in cooperation with the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) Abuja at the 35th Annual National […]

JUST IN – Ogun Speaker, Oluomo wins at tribunal

Headed by Justice Adenike Coker, the election petition court today upheld the election of Ogun State House Assembly Speaker Hon. Olakunle Oluomo, representing Ifo Constituency as the legislator. The three-member tribunal, sitting in Abeokuta, ruled that the proof presented by the Allied Peoples Movement (APM) petitioner, Mr Wemimo Owolabi, was inadequate to nullify the election […]

Edo State Governor, Obaseki Makes Fresh Appointments

Mr. Godwin Obaseki, Governor of the Edo State, nominated Benjamin Iyase as the state commissioner. According to a declaration by Edo Government Secretary, Osarodion Ogie, on Thursday, the name of Iyase was forwarded for confirmation to the State House of Assembly. The declaration reads in part, “Edo State Governor Mr. Godwin Nogheghase Obaseki endorsed Benjamin […]

JUST IN – Why PDP will never return to power – Maduekwe

Dr. Chidia Maduekwe, Managing Director of the Nigeria Film Corporation and Chieftain of the All Progressive Congress (APC), spoke to the primary opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP) about its refusal of the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal’s judgement dismissing PDP candidate Alhaji Atiku Abubakar’s last general election in 2019. Atiku and the PDP challenged Muhammadu Buhari’s […]

JUST IN – Details of the meeting between Osinbajo and the governors

According to the National Economic Council (NEC), the National Livestock Transformation Plan (NLTP) is not intended for cows alone, but to solve all animal husbandry problems in the nation. This was announced by Gov. David Umahi of Ebonyi State, who briefed correspondents of the State House after the NEC conference chaired by Vice President Yemi […]