News

YOU’RE LIKE A QUACK DOCTOR CAUSING HARDSHIP WITH SHAMBOLIC POLICIES – ATIKU TO TINUBU

YOU’RE LIKE A QUACK DOCTOR, CAUSING HARDSHIP WITH SHAMBOLI’ POLICIES – ATIKU TO TINUBU The Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the 2023 election, Atiku Abubakar, has accused President Bola Tinubu of trying to decimate Nigeria with hunger, economic hardship and poverty. Atiku, who stressed that Nigeria is in a dire situation, likened Tinubu to a quack …

Read More »

I’LL NOT SET UP PRICE CONTROL BOARD – TINUBU

I’LL NOT SET UP PRICE CONTROL BOARD – TINUBU President Bola Tinubu, on Thursday, said he has no plan to set up a price control board or approve the importation of food items into Nigeria. The President made the declaration at a meeting with 36 state governors, attended by Vice-President Kashim Shettima; the National Security Adviser, Nuhu Ribadu; the Inspector-General …

Read More »

TINUBU, GOVERNORS MEET IN ABUJA, REACH SIX KEY DECISIONS

TINUBU, GOVERNORS MEET IN ABUJA, REACH SIX KEY DECISIONS President Bola Tinubu and Vice President Kashim Shettima met with the 36 state governors and the Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, Nyesom Wike. The meeting was held at the State House in Abuja on Thursday following rising prices of food items and insecurity. It was also occasioned by delayed/non-payment …

Read More »

FG WITHDRAWS CHARGE AGAINST SOWORE, OLAWALE

FG WITHDRAWS CHARGE AGAINST SOWORE, OLAWALE The Federal Government has withdrawn the charge it filed against rights activist, Omoyele Sowore and Adebayo Olawale aka Mandate. The withdrawal of the charge followed a notice of discontinuance filed at the Federal High Court Abuja, where Sowore and his co defendant are being prosecuted. The Notice of Discontinuance, dated February 15, 2023, was …

Read More »

PETER OBI GIVES ACCOUNT OF PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN FUNDING

PETER OBI GIVES ACCOUNT OF PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN FUNDING Presidential Candidate of Labour Party (LP), Peter Obi, has demanded a thorough investigation of alleged financial impropriety against the National Chairman of Barrister Julius Abure. Obi made the call at a media briefing where he rendered account of the 2023 Obi-Datti Presidential campaign organisation funding, on Thursday. “For the party (LP), I …

Read More »

MAN TO DIE BY HANGING FOR KILLING SON IN ENUGU

MAN TO DIE BY HANGING FOR KILLING SON IN ENUGU Justice C. C. Ani of the Enugu State High Court has convicted and sentenced a 32-year-old man, Okolie Chigozie Michael, to death by hanging for unlawfully killing his son. Okolie, a native of Ibeme Obingwa in Abia State, was arraigned before the court for taking his son, Igwilo Chimereucheya, to …

Read More »

NUMBER OF NIGERIAN DOCTORS ABROAD UNDERREPORTED, SAYS UK BASED WORKER

NUMBER OF NIGERIAN DOCTORS ABROAD UNDERREPORTED, SAYS UK-BASED WORKER United Kingdom-based Nigerian medical doctor, Charles Ojukwu, has said that the number of Nigerian doctors and health workers in other specialties working abroad is underreported. He, however, attributed the exodus of Nigerians to other countries to hardship and lack of sincerity of purpose. Speaking with newsmen, Wednesday, Ojukwu insisted that the …

Read More »

BRITAIN FALLS INTO RECESSION

BRITAIN FALLS INTO RECESSION The United Kingdom has slipped into recession just months ahead of a general election, official figures showed Thursday, derailing Prime Minister Rishi Sunak’s pledge to generate economic growth. Gross domestic product fell 0.3% in the final three months of 2023, following a 0.1% contraction in the July-to-September period, the Office for National Statistics said. A recession …

Read More »

ISIOKPO PEOPLE GO TRADITIONAL TO SEEK CAUSE OF WIGWE’S DEATH

ISIOKPO PEOPLE GO TRADITIONAL TO SEEK CAUSE OF WIGWE’S DEATH The Isiokpo community in Rivers State’s Ikwerre local government area has declared their intention to use their age-old tradition of investigating deaths to learn more about the helicopter crash that tragically killed Herbert Wigwe, his wife, and one of their children. This proclamation was delivered by Isiokpo’s traditional leadership body …

Read More »

STOLEN FUNDS RECOVERED UNDER BUHARI MISSING FROM CBN – SERAP

STOLEN FUNDS RECOVERED UNDER BUHARI MISSING FROM CBN – SERAP The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has claimed that all the stolen public funds recovered between 2016 and 2019 by the immediate past government of Muhammadu Buhari are missing from the Central Bank of Nigeria. The group revealed this on Wednesday afternoon via its verified page, adding that the …

Read More »