Ahead of the forthcoming primary elections of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, House of Assembly hopeful, Chadu-Ojevwe Charles has assured delegates of Ughelli North Local Government constituency II of robust development and government presence if elected candidate of the party. Chadu-Ojevwe, who gave this assurance while speaking to delegates in the Ughelli North local government […]

An aspirant for House of Representatives, under the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Engr. Sunday Oche has been arrested by the Nigeria Police, for allegedly committing forgery and perjury. Engr. Oche, who seeks to represent Ado/Okpokwu/Ogbadibo Federal Constituency of Benue State, was arrested in the early hours of Sunday at Double K resort, Otukpo, and […]

The Court of Appeal sitting in Ado-Ekiti on Monday upheld the judgment of the lower court and reinstated 86 employees of Ekiti State University, EKSU, whose appointments were terminated. Delivering judgment in the appeal filed by EKSU against the judgment of the National Industrial Court, Akure, Justice Abdul-Azeez Waziri, who read the lead judgment, dismissed […]

The Commissioner for Security and Home Affairs, Zamfara State, Ibrahim Mamman Tsafe’s son has been shot dead by suspected bandits. The commissioner’s son and three others were killed when Tsafe town was invaded by gunmen on Sunday night. It was recalls that Tsafe town and other communities in Tsafe Local Government Area have witnessed attacks, […]

Nigeria Airspace Management Authority (NAMA) has announced that one of its staff was killed in the recent bandit attack on Kaduna airport. The agency said the staff, a security guard, was shot on Friday, March 25 while on duty at the Navigational equipment site (VOR) in the vicinity of Kaduna Airport and died on the […]

A Federal High Court in Abuja has rescheduled judgement for April 6 in the suit seeking to sack the Cross River Governor, Ben Ayande and his Deputy, Ivara Esu over their defection from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the All Progressives Congress (APC). Justice Taiwo Taiwo had earlier planned the judgment for March 25, […]

The Urhobo music maestro, Joseph Odjewhedje (aka Okpan Arhibo), is dead. The Konojuvwe crooner, who hails from Agbarho kingdom in Ughelli North council area of Delta State, passed on Tuesday. He died at 75 after battling a kidney ailment. He was diagnosed in October 2021 and needed N20 million for a transplant. Funds were raised […]

The Plateau State House of Assembly on Tuesday declared the seat of the immediate past Speaker of the House, Hon Abok Ayuba, vacant following his defection to the main opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The decision was taken during plenary that took place at the temporary chamber of the House (old Government House) Jos. Speaker […]

Anambra State governor-elect, Prof. Charles Chukwuma Soludo, has been sworn in as the new governor of the state. He succeeds Governor Willie Obiano, who completed his two-term in office on Thursday.He was sworn in by the state chief judge, Justice Onochie Anyachebelu, at exactly 9:45am, at the Anambra State Government House, Awka. The event was […]

The Speaker of Ebonyi State House of Assembly, Hon Francis Nwifuru on Tuesday declared vacant, the seats of more than three PDP lawmakers. Nwifuru who made the announcement during the plenary attended by only APC lawmakers declared Hon. Victor Aleke, Hon Mrs Franca Okpo and Hon Okechukwu Ali seats are vacant. This is coming barely […]

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