Former NFF Secretary-General Ogunjobi is dead

Former NFF Secretary-General Ogunjobi is dead

As the news filtered in over the demise of the former Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) scribe, Taiwo Ogunjobi, many journalists who are in shock over his sudden death have described him as a friend of the media. Our Source reports that the energetic Secretary-General and the incumbent Chairman of Osun State Football Association (OSFA) was […]

How increase in salary will check corruption in Nigeria Police

How increase in salary will check corruption in Nigeria Police

The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) says it is optimistic that recent increase in the salaries of police personnel by the Federal Government would help check corruption in the organisation. NANS National Public Relations’ Officer, Mr Bestman Okereafor, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Enugu on Monday that the move was in […]

Mr Emmanuel: Senator Akpabio is set to destroy Oro Nation

Mr Emmanuel: Senator Akpabio is set to destroy Oro Nation

Right from the day Senator Godswill Obot Akpabio aka “Warsaw saw war” embarked on his uncommon defection into the All Progressives Congress, APC, I had this premonition that our party will lose its peace and tranquillity. His infamous ‘Warsaw’ rhetoric was  played out during the fateful Governorship Primary on Sunday September 30, 2018, where three […]

APC presidential primary today, governors’ on Sunday

APC presidential primary today, governors’ on Sunday

The National Working Committee of the All Progressives Congress has rescheduled the governorship primary to 30 September, just as it asked state governors to serve as returning officers in the presidential primary scheduled for Friday. The notice of the shift in the governorship primary was given by the party’s acting National Publicity Secretary, Yekini Nabena, […]

Minimum wage: FG, labour meet again Oct. 4

Minimum wage: FG, labour meet again Oct. 4

The federal government and the organised labour would meet again on Oct. 4 to continue negotiation on the new minimum wage, Mr. Chris Ngige, Minister of Labour and Employment has stated. The minister dispelled speculation that the meeting with the organised labour over the crisis of new minimum wage ended in a deadlock. Mr Samuel […]

Sen Shehu Sani Commends President Buhari

Sen Shehu Sani Commends President Buhari

Sen. Shehu Sani, on Thursday, paid Sallah homage to President Muhammadu Buhari at Daura, Katsina State, and thanked him for intervening in the crisis he faced with the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kaduna State. Sani, representing Kaduna Central in the National Assembly, who spoke to newsmen after a closed door meeting with the President, […]

EFCC begins trial of Senator Bassey Akpan

EFCC begins trial of Senator Bassey Akpan

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Monday filed a 14 count charge at an Ikeja High Court against another serving senator, Bassey Albert Akpan, for allegedly receiving 12 cars worth N254 million as bribes. Akpan, 45, who is representing Akwa-Ibom North-East, received the vehicles between 2010 and 2014 from Olajide Omokore, a businessman […]

Poll results: Vote of confidence on Buhari/Osinbajo ticket in 2019

Poll results: Vote of confidence on Buhari/Osinbajo ticket in 2019

The Presidency has described the outcomes of last Saturday’s polls in Bauchi, Katsina and Kogi states, where candidates of All Progressives Congress (APC) emerged winners of the bye-elections, as signs of electoral victory for Buhari/Osinbajo ticket in 2019. Malam Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, stated this when […]

APDA, N-ADC merges to form Advanced Republicans

The Advanced Peoples Democratic Alliance (APDA) and New African Democratic Congress (N-ADC), a splinter group from African Democratic Congress (ADC), on Saturday, announced their merger as Advanced Republicans (AR) party. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the merger, which came three days after the formation of N-ADC, was the outcome of a meeting of […]

EFCC releases Former DSS boss

EFCC releases Former DSS boss

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has released a former Director-General of the Department of State Services, Mr Ita Ekpeyong, hours after his arrest. EFCC officials supported by armed policemen had arrested Mr Ekpeyong on Thursday in his residence in Asokoro, Abuja. Details about the reason for his arrest are sketchy but the arrest […]