You Must Declare Miyetti Allah Terrorist – Igbo Congress

A socio-political organization with branches in all Igbo speaking states, the Igbo National Council, INC, has berated the President Muhammadu Buhari-led federal government of Nigeria over its poor handling of the security challenges ravaging parts of the country. Comrade Chilos Godsent, National President of the group, in a statement signed and made available to newsmen

INEC SERVER: Buhari Hails Tribunal, Says Ruling Triumph Of Justice Over PDP’s Propaganda

The ruling of the Presidential Election Tribunal, which rejected the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar’s request to inspect the Independent National Electoral Commission’s (INEC’s) server, has been applauded by the Presidency. The tribunal on Monday, had in a unanimous decision by a five-member panel of justices led by Justice Mohammed Garba,

Atiku Heads To Supreme Court Over INEC Server

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, has vowed to challenge, at the Supreme Court, the dismissal of their application to be granted access to inspect the central server allegedly used by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to transmit results of the last general election. Recall that the Presidential Election Petition

Nigerian Major Roads Are Terrible Despite N757.48bn Budgeted On Road Rehabilitation Since 2015

In spite of N757.48bn budgeted for road rehabilitation and reconstruction by the Federal Government since 2015, most of its roads are still in a terrible state of disrepair. Investigations by The PUNCH in the six geopolitical zones of Nigeria showed that the budgetary allocation had not made appreciable impacts on the roads across the country

It’s Very Difficult To Fight Boko Haram, An Enemy You Do Not See.’’ – Gov. Zullum

Borno State Governor Babagana Zullum on Monday assured that the state government would spend its last kobo to support the military and strengthen Civilian JTF and hunters, to eliminate terrorism. Zullum gave the promise when he received the Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, who visited him in Maiduguri. He vowed that the state

Nigeria’s Debts Too Much – US Warns

United States of America, USA top Africa diplomat, Tibor Nagy, on Monday warned African countries to be mindful of their debt burden. Nagy, who spoke in Pretoria, South Africa, warned that African countries owing amount they cannot pay back, not to expect being bailed out by western-sponsored debt relief. Nagy, U.S. Assistant Secretary of State

Kidnapping Stories In Nigeria Are Not True, Some Are Fuelled By Politics – VP Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has urged Nigerians in the Diaspora not to rely entirely on social media reports on the security challenges facing the country. Speaking at a townhall meeting in New York on Sunday evening, Osinbajo said the social media “tends to be hysterical about practically everything”. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports

Stop Attacking Nigerians Now! – FG Warns Ghana, Togo

The Federal Government has warned Ghana and Togo to desist from attacking Nigerians in their respective countries, Nigerian Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) chairman, Abike Dabiri-Erewa confirms this. Abike Dabiri-Erewa made this known while speaking to journalists shortly after her meeting with President Buhari on Sunday, June 23, 2019. Abike also stressed that foreign countries should rather

Oshiomhole Wants To Godfather By Force – Oyegun

John Odigie-Oyegun, former National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has accused his successor, Adams Oshiomhole of distracting the Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki from governance. He alleged that Oshiomhole was engaging in anti-party activities to create distractions for Obaseki. Reacting to the decision of the APC National Working Committee (NWC) on the crisis

Ha! My Predecessor (APC) Spent N2.3bn On Burial In Five Months – Bauchi Governor

The Bauchi State Governor, Bala Mohammed who is PDP has alleged that his predecessor, APC Mohammed Abubakar, spent N2.3bn to buy materials for burial in the state. But Abubakar has dismissed the allegation, describing it as laughable. The governor, who spoke through his spokesperson, Dr Ladan Salihu, in an interview with journalists in Bauchi, said

NPA Sacks Atiku Company

Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has explained why it terminated the services of Intels Nigeria Limited from the eastern ports of Calabar, Delta and Port Harcourt. The company, co-owned by former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, provides comprehensive integrated logistics services for the Nigerian oil and gas industry and has 30 years of experience in port management

AFCON 2019: Iheanacho Set To Replace Samuel Kalu In Super Eagles Squad

Following Samuel Kalu’s sad incident yesterday, Kelechi Iheanacho has been contacted by NFF and placed on standby. Kalu’s apparent cardiovascular issue may rule him out of #AFCON2019 but the full medical report is being awaited to ascertain. Nigeria’s Samuel Kalu was taken to hospital after suffering from dehydration in training ahead of the Africa Cup

Despite Ruling Nigeria For 42 years, North Still The Poorest – Moghalu

Presidential candidate of Young Progressive Party (YPP) in the 2019 elections, Kingsley Moghalu has blamed northern elites and politicians of encouraging poverty among the masses. Moghalu made this statement on Sunday while speaking at the Ra’ayi Initiative for Human Development (RIHD) annual lecture, in Kano. He spoke on “Northern Nigeria’s prosperity in the 21st Century:

Buhari Signs Mutual Assistance Bill To Prosecute Offenders Within, Outside Nigeria

President Muhammadu Buhari has signed the Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters Bill, 2019 into law. It is to ensure the prosecution of offenders in criminal cases whether they are within the country or outside the country. Such offenders will be prosecuted and punished both at home and in countries where mutual assistance relationship with Nigeria