Stay away if you want to party - Soludo *Says, I'll seek the best even from Pakistan

For those warming up for merriment and drinking binges, at the expense of Anambra State, they should banish the thought as the new sheriff in town, Charles Chukwuma Soludo is warning that it would not be business as usual. Soludo, Governor-Elect, said on Thursday, his government, would not entertain any form of merriment or...... read more


Call me Charlie, Charlie Nwa-Mgbafor, or Mr. Governor - Soludo *Drops Your Excellency tag

Chukwuma Charles Soludo, is dropping the tag “Your Excellency” from his name, to underscore that his government would be stripped most of the high-power officialdom associated with government officials in Nigeria. For those who could not call him by his first name, Charles or Charlie, they should go for his alias,...... read more


Imoke's debt killing my dreams, Ayade cries out *Speaks on 'spaghetti bridge'

“I have a salary of about N3.2billion in a month to pay. With N1.8billion directly debited before the allocation gets to the state. So, I am left with only N1.8billion to run the state and to run all the infrastructures of the state. Occasionally funds come in by interventions of the government." These...... read more


Obi hails Anyaoku at 89: You’re a true statesman, father-figure *The impact he made on me!

Peter Obi, former Governor of Anambra, is full of praises for former Commonwealth Secretary-General, Chief Emeka Anyaoku, as he clocks 89 on January, saying he was not only a quintessential statesman, but a father figure to many in Nigeria and beyond.  Extolling the Think Home policy of the elder statesman, Obi,...... read more


Chaos at Court of Appeal as security bar workers from their offices

Chaos broke out at the entrance of the Court of Appeal, Abuja as staff were barred from accessing the court premises with their vehicles by Security personnel. The operatives who were stationed at the entrance of the building said they were directed by the court’s President, Justice Monica Dongban-Mensem, to lock the entrance...... read more


Blood will flow in Lagos! Kingmakers raise alarm over MC Oluomo's plan to become monarch

“The attention of the Olushi Onigbesa royal family of Oshodi Awori Kingdom has been drawn to the picture of Alhaji Musiliu Ayinde Akinsanya aka MC Oluomo, Chairman, NURTW in Lagos State circulated on numerous social media platform where he was dressed in traditional kingly attire intended for an Oba in Yorubaland.”...... read more


Bode George to Akande: Throw away that rubbish of lies and insults you call a book

Bode George, former National Vice Chairman (South) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has stepped into the ring to join issues with former Governor of Osun State, Bisi Akande, over his controversial book, My Participations, currently raising a lot of dusts across the country. George, currently the leader of PDP in...... read more


BREAKING: NJC hammers judges over Secondus' conflicting judgements

The National Judicial Council (NJC) has penalised three High Court judges for issuing conflicting ex-parte orders in the cases involving the former National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Uche Secondus. The affected judges are Justice Okogbule Gbasam of the High Court of Rivers State; Justice Nusirat I. Umar of...... read more


My life has been empty since 2017 - Akande *Bemoans wife's death after 51 years of marriage

“Since my wife’s passage, despite the constant kindness and support from my friends, associates and relations and even, in spite of the intensive care and love that my children enthusiastically expressed, I have never felt as empty and as emotionally deserted as I am today. These were the words with which former...... read more


Ex-aide to Ikpeazu: Take back your job, you’ve no regards for Abia youths

Obinna Ndukwe Ibiam, Senior Special Adviser to the Governor of Abia State on Agricultural Empowerment Programmes, has called out his boss for abandoning the youth community in the state. Ibiam, who resigned his appointment, told reporters on Sunday, that the governor, had for a long time now thumbed his nose at...... read more


I didn’t stop inauguration of NNPC board - Obasanjo *I’ve made up with Ararume

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has condemned  attempts by those he described as “political busybodies” to use his name to raise issues against the appointment of Senator Ifeanyi Ararume as the Chairman of the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited, NNPC. Obasanjo who spoke through his Lawyer, Dr. Tunji Abayomi, also described as...... read more


Remove fuel subsidy, we declare war, NANS warns Buhari *Nigerians dying in silence

President Muhammadu Buhari and his All Progressives Congress (APC), must prepare for the backlash especially from the National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), which has threatened to shut down the country if they went ahead with the planned fuel subsidy removal. Also rejected the government’s plan to pay N5,000 transport allowance...... read more


ASUU: We're not satisfied with Pantami's appointment as FUTO professor

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, says it is yet to be convinced about the suitability of Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami to be appointed as a professor at the Federal University of Technology (FUTO), Owerri Recall that the ASUU chapter of FUTO had said standard processes was...... read more


Groups assail ex-Enugu land commissioner *Say hurried resignation shouldn't stop probe

Enugu State University Teaching Hospital (ESUT-TH), the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), the Trade Union Council (TUC), the Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE), former local government chairman in the state and a few others, have joined in assailing former Commissioner of Lands and Urban Development in Enugu State, Victor Nnam, who recently dumped...... read more


Your jobs remain intact, Komolafe, new upstream boss assures ex-DPR staff

All the staff of the defunct Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), would retain their jobs in the Nigerian Upstream Regulatory Commission (NURC), the new creation that has come on stream with the privatisation of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Gbenga Komolafe, Chief Executive Officer, has said. The new helmsman, who assured staff that...... read more


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