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Information minister seeks broadcasters support in terrorism war

Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has challenged members of the Broadcasting Organization of Nigeria, BON, to support the federal government in sensitizing Nigerians on the need to support the military in the ongoing campaign to end insurgency in the country.

Mohammed ma [...]

Fri, 08 January 2016


Ecuador to open media center for journalists in Nigeria

Ambassador of the Republic of Ecuador to Nigeria, Leopoldo Rovayo Verdesoto, has disclosed plans by the embassy to open a media center for journalists in Nigeria to promptly access information.

He made this known during his visit to the headquarters of the National Orientation Agency, NOA, Abuj [...]

Fri, 08 January 2016


How Akume, Others Sabotaged Benue Security, Suswam Alleges

The immediate past governor of Benue state, Mr. Gabriel Suswam, has alleged that his predecessor and senator representing Benue North-West, George Akume and others, worked against his effort to curb herdsmen attack on farmers.

He further accused Sen. Akume of having let his grudges against him [...]

Fri, 08 January 2016


Bayelsa Re-Run Polls: TMG Deploys 99 Observers

The Transition Monitoring Group (TMG) has deployed 99 observers for the supplementary governorship election in Bayelsa scheduled for Saturday.

The supplementary vote is expected to hold in Southern Ijaw Local Government as well as in other polling units where elections were cancelled on Decembe [...]

Fri, 08 January 2016


Court Grants Ex-PDP Chair, Son Bail In Sum N300m Each

A Federal High Court in Abuja has granted bail to a former chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Haliru Mohammed Bello and his son, Abba Bello at N300m and two sureties each.

Justice Ahmed Mohammed, in a ruling on their bail applications, said, in view of the applicants’ health [...]

Fri, 08 January 2016


INEC To Conduct 78 Re-Run Elections

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is to conduct seventy-eight re-run elections this year.

A breakdown of the elections indicates that the Commission will conduct 10 Senatorial elections, 12 State Constituency elections and 37 State Assembly elections.

Others are 17 fed [...]

Fri, 08 January 2016


FCT perm sec embarks on office assessment, staff absent

The Permanent Secretary in the Federal Capital Territory Administration, Dr. Babatope Ajakaiye, was stunned Thursday as he met empty offices when he embarked on office assessment to ascertain the punctuality and seriousness of public servants of the administration. 

The visit is coming bar [...]

Fri, 08 January 2016


Self-determination and Thirty Pieces of Silver

“I have learned to hate all traitors, and there is no disease that I spit on more than treachery.”      -  Aeschylus, a Greek Poet (525 BC TO 456 BC)

The anti- abortion coalition in the United States of America came out with a [...]

Thu, 31 December 2015


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