THE Bayelsa State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Support Group has accused former President Goodluck Jonathan, and his wife Patience of making surreptitious moves to cause confusion in the PDP by falsely encouraging multiple governorship aspirants to enter the race. This, the group said, is to make the party lose the Continue Reading
Director of Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) in Oyo State Mr. Moses Atolagbe said on Wednesday he was waiting for directive from the agency’s head office to verify the N48 billion assets declared by Governor Seyi Makinde. It followed the torrent of comments that trailed Makinde’s declaration. Atolagbe, who spoke Continue Reading
Animal lung is regarded as a veritable source of protein. This belief makes it one of the most relished and much-sought-after delicacy. But not all parts of the lung are healthy source of protein, as a particular part popularly called fuku elegusi among the people of the Southwest is also Continue Reading
The Senate on Wednesday confirmed Justice Tanko Muhammad as the substantive Chief Justice of Nigeria. The confirmation followed the screening conducted by the upper legislative chamber in the Committee of the Whole on Wednesday. The red chamber had, on arrival of Muhammad into the chamber, gone into a closed session Continue Reading
President Buhari in a statement signed by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu in Abuja last night said, “All citizens of Nigeria are free to move and live within any part of the country they please, whether or not they are originally from there. “In Continue Reading
ABUJA—The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Abuja has summoned the Chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Professor Mahmood Yakubu, and Resident Electoral Commissioner, REC, in Zamfara State to appear before it today ABUJA—The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Abuja has summoned the Chairman of Independent National Electoral Continue Reading
The gruesome murder of the daughter of Afenifere leader, Mrs. Funke Olakunrin, was hotly debated in the Senate Tuesday. Senators took turns to point a way out of increasing insecurity in parts of the country. At the end of the debate, the upper chamber resolved to hold a national security Continue Reading
The Senate will today screen Justice Tanko Muhammad whose name was forwarded last week to the Red Chamber consideration as Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN). Justice Tanko, who has held the position in an acting capacity, will be screened by a committee of the whole Senate. His name was forwarded Continue Reading
Nobel Laureate Prof. Wole Soyinka on Tuesday denied saying the herdsmen’s challenge has eroded President Muhammadu Buhari’s achievements.
Fulani herdsmen to leave the southern part of Nigeria.