In a major boost for the All Progressive Congress (APC), presidential standard-bearer, Bola Ahmed Tinubu in the Niger Delta region, Niger Delta freedom fighter, Alhaji Mujahid Asari- Dokubo has rallied the Kalabari Kingdom in support of the APC in the forthcoming 2023 presidential elections. Speaking at the 48th birthday celebration...
  The President of the Nigerian Bar Association, Mr Yakubu Maikyau, on Monday in Abuja, apologised to Nigerians for what he described as the failure of lawyers to live up to their responsibilities of offering guidance for the advancement of the country. Speaking at a National Dialogue on the State of...
  Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State on Monday cleared the air over a N120 billion recently approved by the State House of Assembly, saying it was not a fresh loan. The All Progressives Congress had accused Governor Okowa of seeking the state Assembly’s approval to borrow another loan hence plunging...
  China’s Foreign Ministry sought to blame the United States for Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, claiming Washington created the conditions that led to the war. Mao Ning, spokesperson for the Chinese Foreign Ministry, told reporters on Monday. The spokesperson also condemned the weapons deliveries for inflaming the conflict as it approaches the...
  The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Osun State has alleged that the sacked governor, Senator Ademola Adeleke sponsored protesters to stage demonstrations in some parts of the state against the ruling of the Tribunal. Osun State Governorship Election Tribunal sitting in Oshogbo on Friday sacked Adeleke and withdrew the Certificate...
  Former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs Diezani Alison-Madueke, has prayed a Federal High Court, Abuja to vacate an order granted to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for final forfeiture of her seized assets. Alison-Madueke, in an originating motion, sought an order extending the time within which to seek...
  The Nigerian Government is in support of any action including a visa ban to be imposed on any Nigerian who threatens the 2023 elections by the United States of America. The Minister of Information Alhaji Lai Mohammed made the position of the government known at a press conference in Abuja.   The...
  About 20 worshippers have been killed in the suicide bombing at a mosque in the northwestern city of Peshawar, Pakistan on early Monday morning. Also, the Pakistani police said no fewer than 96 worshippers in the mosque were severely wounded, according to AA news. Saddique Khan, a senior police official in...
  The Abia State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party has zoned the vacant governorship seat to Isiala Ngwa North Local Government Area, the home LGA of the late Prof. Uche Ikonne. This follows the death of the Abia PDP governorship candidate Ikonne on January 25, 2022 and the subsequent directive...
  The Nigerian Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) has shelved its plan to embark on an industrial action. This comes after the National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting of the association in Uyo, the Akwa Ibom State capital, where it reviewed the progress on their demands. The doctors had threatened to embark on...