Buhari and Niger-Delta Dialogue Team meet

July 2, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari says his administration would rebuild Nigeria, including the Niger Delta region, and therefore solicits patience and understanding from the citizenry. Receiving a delegation of Niger Delta Dialogue and Contact Group, led by His Royal Highness, King Alfred Diette-Spiff, the Amanyanabo of Twon Brass, Bayelsa State, at State House, Abuja, Thursday, President Buhari pledged that under his watch Nigeria will witness judicious utilization of resources. “We intend to…

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Fayose Tackles Flooding, Visits Ikere Dualisation Project

July 2, 2016

Ekiti State governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose Friday evening visited water logged areas at the ongoing Ikere Ekiti road dualisation project. The governor said he was there personally to have a look at the affected buildings following complaints by residents that their apartments have been submerged so as to find ways to contain the problem and get a permanent solution. Mr. Fayose ordered staff of the Works Ministry led by Commissioner…

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They are after my life because of Obaseki-Igbafe

June 24, 2016

They’re after my life ‘cos of Obaseki — Igbafe On June 24, 201612:45 amIn News, PoliticsComments By Gabriel Enogholase EDO State Director of Poverty Alleviation Agency, Mrs. Evelyn Igbafe, yesterday blamed her political differences with the APC candidate, Mr. Godwin Obaseki for the attack on her in her Benin residence yesterday. Mrs. Igbafe, a leading chieftain of the APC remained undaunted, yesterday, insisting that Obaseki would not fly as the…

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Boko Haram willing to discuss with Federal Government against Chibok Girls

May 22, 2016

Islamic extremist militants Boko Haram, who have killed at least 2,600 people in Nigeria, reportedly want to broker a deal with the government to release the remaining kidnapped Chibok schoolgirls in return for escaping execution. Two hundred schoolgirls were seized from a school in Chibok two years ago and have never been traced or found. It is believed only a third of them remain alive. According to a report in…

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NLC members stage a protest in Abuja

May 18, 2016

Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) members led by their chairman -Comrade Ayuba Philibus Wabba have staged a protest in Abuja to register their displeasure with the recent increase in the fuel price…The protesters who gathered in their numbers -were seen in their uniforms and with their flags as they moved around the metropolis.

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Leader Leaders kick as FG proposes N120 per litre

May 17, 2016

Indications have emerged why the talks between the Nigerian government and the leaders of organised labour hit the rocks Monday night. The federal government had announced the deregulation of the petroleum downstream, a development that has jerked up the price of Premium Motor Spirit, otherwise known as fuel from N86 to N145 per litre. Following the development, labour leaders threatened to embark on nationwide strike if the price was not…

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US to return $350m stolen by Nigerian Generals

May 15, 2016

US To Return $350m Stolen By Nigerian Generals The United States government has reassured the President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government that it would return at least $350m of stolen money from Nigeria. US Secretary of State, John Kerry, made this pledge during the Anti-corruption Summit Plenary at Lancaster House London, United Kingdom. He said, “This money goes somewhere, folks. When I read that tens of billions of dollars were stolen…

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Meet 6 Police Chiefs battling to succeed Solomon Arase

May 14, 2016

This are the faces of the 6 police chiefs that are battling to succeed IG Solomon Arase.It was gathered that the present IG Solomon Arase will be retiring by None,2016.His successor still unknown but the most qualified candidate will surely emerged as the new IG of Nigeria Police Force.

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Edo 2016: Obaseki decleres intention to run as Edo State Governor

May 14, 2016

Edo 2016: Obaseki Declares Intention to Run as Edo Speaker, Others Endorses Him Benin City, capital of Edo State yesterday stood still when the Chairman, Edo State Economic Team, Mr. Godwin Obaseki officially declared his intention to run for the 2016 governorship election under the All Progressives Congress (APC). It was also an endorsement galore as Obaseki announced the state Commissioner for Works in Oshiomhole’s cabinet, Mr. Osarodion Ogie as…

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Police take over Edo Assembly over the impeachment of Speakers/Deputy

May 10, 2016

The Police on Monday cordoned off the premises of Edo House of Assembly to avert possible breakdown of law and order. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that more than 10 Hilux patrol vans and an Armoured Personnel Carrier were strategically positioned within and around the state assembly complex. There were also regular and mobile police operatives positioned at the three entrances to the assembly to prevent access into the…

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