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Rivers APC Crisis Deepens As Stakeholders Reject New Executive

The crisis rocking the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State is deepening by the day as some stakeholders of the party have declared that they do not recognize the state working committee of the party elected in the annulled congress of the party. The crisis came to the fore on Friday, May 11, the eve of the botched ward ...

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ENUGU EMERGE WEEK 21 STATE POWERBALL AS 309 PLAYERS WON CASH PRIZES AT NATIONAL JACKPOT DRAW

The Coal City State Enugu has emerged the State Powerball for Week 21 National Jackpot draw held yesterday at the National Jackpot Studio in Abuja. While Enugu emerged the state Powerball, over 309 players are smiling to banks as they won various cash prizes after the draw, which had numbers 19, 05, 25, 22 and 30 jackpot numbers as the ...

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Diddy Hails Falz Over ‘This Is Nigeria’ Music Video

American music mogul, Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs has hailed Nigerian music star, Folarin Falana, better known as Falz over his recently released song ‘This Is Nigeria’. Falz’s ‘This is Nigeria’ is a replica of Childish Gambino’s ‘This is America’ song, using it to address a number of societal issues in Nigeria. The video which was released late on Friday was received ...

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Osinbajo: We Have Capacity To Overcome Challenges

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Sunday declared that Nigeria has the capacity to overcome the many challenges it is facing. He said this while addressing State House Correspondents after a special service to observe the country’s Children’s Day held at the Aso Villa chapel, Abuja. “The truth of the matter is that there are always challenges everywhere in every nation ...

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Govs Should Support Wives’ Humanitarian Efforts – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has called on state governors to support their wives humanitarian activities. He made the call when wives of state governors paid him a visit under the auspices of the Northern and Southern Governors Wives Forum at the Presidential Villa on Saturday night. Buhari, in a statement by the Director of Information to Wife of the President, Suleiman ...

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Transparency International Is Frustrating Corruption Fight – Lai

Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed has charged Transparency International and local civil society organizations affiliated to it to stop frustrating Nigeria’s anti corruption fight. Lai gave the admonition when he received a TI delegation, led by the Chair of the body’s International Board, Delia Rubio, in Abuja on Friday. A statement on the meeting was made available to ...

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Nigerians Charged To Stop Violence Against Children

President Muhammadu Buhari has told Nigerians, especially security agencies, families, traditional and religious leaders, to take decisive actions to stem the rising cases of violence against children. In his message to mark this year’s Children’s Day, Buhari said  that at the last count, over 8.2 million children in 24 states were being given free meals daily, adding that this happened ...

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APC Sweeps Nasarawa Local Government Poll

Nasarawa State Independent Electoral Commission (NASIEC) has declared candidates of All Progressive Congress (APC) as winners of the Saturday’s local government election across the state. Mr. Henry Omaku, chairman of the electoral body announced the results of the polls on Sunday at the commission’s headquarters in Lafia. He said that three political parties; All Progressive Congress (APC) Social Democratic Party ...

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UN Earmarks N720m To Fight Cholera In Northeast

United Nations Humanitarian Coordinator in Nigeria, Edward Kallon has earmarked N720m to support outbreaks of cholera in Bauchi, Adamawa and Yobe States that affected thousands of people. The outbreaks have been officially declared in four Local Government Areas on March 28, 2018, with reported cases of over 400 with 27 deaths. In a statement released yesterday, Kallon said: “The reported ...

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Your Threat To Drag Us Court A Joke, Rivers Govt. Tells Fakorede

.Says He Is A Disgrace To Nigerian Police Rivers State Government says SARS Commander Mr. Akin Fakorede’s threat to drag her to court for libel is a joke of the century, promising that such a suit is welcome as it will afford the State Government the opportunity to expose him and show to the world that he is a disgrace ...

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