Posted on Fri 15 Sep 2017, 07:18 PM

Governor of Plateau state, Simon Lalong has met with the Ndigbo and Hausa community leaders following the disruption of peace in some parts of Jos metropolis that left two people dead.

The rising tension across the city that once suffered sectarian crisis could only be imagined.

But in a swift reaction, the governor of Plateau state convened the meeting to express his displeasure with the situation and find ways of nipping it in the bud.

Posted on Fri 15 Sep 2017, 06:55 PM

President Muhammadu Buhari will return to London after attending the 72nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly which opens on Tuesday September 19, the presidency has disclosed

Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina in statement did not disclose the purpose of Buhari’s visit to London nor when he will return.

The statement simply indicated that “President Buhari will transit through London on his way back to the country.”

Posted on Fri 15 Sep 2017, 06:23 PM

An enlarged South-East Governor's Forum, met today at the Enugu state government house, to deliberate on issues surrounding the military operation in the region code named Python Dance II. 

The operation has been trailed by reports of clashes leading to the death of no fewer than 6 persons.

In attendance were governors of Abia, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu, Governor of Ebonyi State, Engr. Dave Umahi, Chief Willie Obiano of Anambra and the host governor, Hon. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi. Rochas Okorocha of Imo state was represented by his deputy, Eze Madumere.

Posted on Fri 15 Sep 2017, 05:22 PM

Leader of the Indegenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu has petitioned the UN, AU, US and other world powers over the invasion of the military in the South East.  The military had begun a widely publicised operation tagged Python Dance II which generated a number of conflicts which claimed some casualties. 

It was reported that the residence of Kanu's father was broken into on Thursday by soldiers, leaving in its trail several injuries.

Below is a copy of the petition signed by Ifeanyi Ejiofor, solicitor to Nnamdi Kanu.

Posted on Wed 13 Sep 2017, 03:18 PM

Many reason have been given on how and why ex-President Goodluck Jonathan failed to win the election in 2015. Dr. Jonathan was the candidate of his party, PDP and was at the verge of returning for a second term as president. 

A recent exposure claimes that the former president sorrounded himself with people who wine and dine with his enemies. In other words, Dr. Jonathan's political neivity was hugely responsible for his failure at the poll. 

Watch the video:

Posted on Fri 25 Aug 2017, 02:44 PM

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday met behind closed doors with the leaderships of the All Progressives Congress and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) at the Banquet Hall of the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the meeting, which started around 11.10a.m., was still ongoing as of the time of filing this report.

It is being attended by the Vice-President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, chairman of the APC, Mr John Odigie-Oyegun and the caretaker chairman of the PDP, Sen. Ahmed Makarfi.

Posted on Fri 25 Aug 2017, 02:35 PM

People have different veiws of why Lagos has turned out to be this congested and slowly becoming a mocery of a city. There are diverse views too on how the lives of residents can be made better while sustaining the dream of a mega city. 

Kelechi Deca here share a thought on his facebook wall and the conclusion is thought provoking.

"Re-creating another "Lagos' in say Port Harcourt or Calabar will not diminish the existing Lagos"

Posted on Fri 25 Aug 2017, 02:24 PM

The Arewa Youth Consultative Forum, has suspended the October 1 ultimatum it gave South East people to leave the north.

The decision to rescind the quit notice was announced at a press briefing held at Transcorp Hilton hotel, Abuja on Thursday.

The press conference was attended by many Northern Youth Groups, including the Arewa Youths Council (AYC) that initially issued the quit notice on lgbo resident in the 19 Northern states.

Posted on Wed 23 Aug 2017, 10:25 AM

The new JAMB cut off mark has nothing to do with educational standard. It's all about exploitation, says Obi Trice Emeka on his facebook wall

He alleged that the Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, has bowed to the greed of the Vice Chancellor of Nigerian Universities. 

According to him, "the plan is simple: re-introduce P-UTME but make the fee low and for them to make more revenue while charging lower fees they have to increase the numbers.

Posted on Wed 23 Aug 2017, 09:49 AM

The Federal Executive Council has been put off for today, Wednesday, August 23. 

A statement signed by the Special Advicer to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, said that President Buhari will instead be "receiving the report of the investigation committee into the allegations against the suspended Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir Lawal and the Director-General of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Ayo Oke, headed by Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, at 12 noon, in his office."


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