Obaseki-and-Oshiomhole

The former National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, has accused Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, of committing a taboo by standing before Oba Ewuare of Benin wearing a cap. [adinsertername=”Block2”] Oshiomhole made this allegation while speaking on Arise TV today. The former Edo Governor condemned Obaseki’sContinue Reading

peace and unity in Imo State Apc

The meeting which commenced about 10am at Telly Hotel along  Okigwe Road, Owerri. The opening prayer and kola presentation was moderated by one Mr. Issac, an APC faithful. [adinsertername=”Block2”] Prince clement onyeli who moderated as the chairman of the meeting pleaded to the party members for being behind the schedule InContinue Reading

Algeria president Sacks employment minister oucef

Algeria’s President Abdelmadjid Tebboune on Wednesday sacked Employment Minister Ahmed Chawki Fouad Acheuk Youcef, his office offering no reason for the move. adinsertername=”Block2 “] Tebboune “today signed a decree ending Mr Ahmed Chawki Fouad Acheuk Youcef’s tenure as works, labour, employment and social security minister,” the presidency said in aContinue Reading

FG says there is no safe design for reopening the Nigerian tertiary institution

The hope of lifting the ban on the higher institutions in Nigeria has been dampened as the federal government insisted that there is no arrangement for such development. Briefing pressmen on Tuesday, June 30, Sani Aliyu, the coordinator of the presidential task force on Covid-19, made this known as NigeriaContinue Reading

Uzodimma Receives Report on Verification of Staff, Salaries of Imo LGAs

 Governor Hope Uzodimma has received the report submitted by Committee on Verification of Staff and Salaries of the Unified Local Government Councils in Imo State.  Receiving the report at the Exco Chambers, Government House, Owerri, Wednesday, Governor Uzodimma said the verification became necessary as a result of what was observedContinue Reading

Buhari Expresses Concern Over New Regional Currency

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed concern over the decision by regional francophone countries to replace CFA Franc with a regional common currency, Eco, ahead of other member states. Buhari cautioned his counterparts in Ecowas bloc of possible dangers brought by Eco if not well-thought-out. “It gives me an uneasyContinue Reading

Nigeria's economic growth will contracts further in 2020 says (IMF)

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Wednesday said the Nigerian economy will contract by 5.4 per cent in 2020. The Chief Economist and Director of the Research Department at the organisation, Gita Gopinath, announced the projection during an online press conference on the latest World Economic Outlook (WEO) Wednesday. The new projection,Continue Reading

Nigerian woman plead for help to return home after accused of murder in Lebanon

Oluwakamisi Mary Omolabake, a Nigerian woman trafficked to Lebanon, has narrated her ordeal at the hands of her traffickers and is seeking help to return home. Omolabake told SaharaReporters that she was approached by an agent named Alfa Mohammed Abu in April 2019, who told her that there was anContinue Reading

HOPE UZODIMMA

Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu has emerged the winner of the All Progressives Congress (APC) primary election in Edo State. astor Osagie Ize-Iyamu has emerged the winner of the All Progressives Congress (APC) primary election in Edo State.   Chairman of the APC Primary Election Committee and Imo State Governor, Senator HopeContinue Reading

school children

THE Nigerian Bar Association, Ibadan Branch, has advised Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State to rescind his directive on the resumption of pupils and students in Primary 6, Junior Secondary School Class 3 and Senior Secondary School Class 3 for academic activities on Monday, 29 June 2020. The association throughContinue Reading

The deal behind Smart School Policy

we have a smart campus policy which we launched officially. And that policy is to move away from manually way of doing things to doing them digitally and electronically. We now have a registration process that is fully automated from beginning to the end. So it is now easy forContinue Reading

KOROCHA

By Sussan Ogadimma. Chief press secretary and senior reporter /advert executive to evergreen  newspaper and online media Former Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, has replied the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), saying that the Commission never recovered N7.9 billion or another money from him. In a statement by hisContinue Reading

Buhari

Fellow Nigerians,    The 2020 celebration of Democracy Day marks 21 years of uninterrupted civil administration in our dear country. This day provides us an opportunity to reflect on our journey as a nation, our achievements and struggles.    It is a day to honour our founding fathers who toiledContinue Reading

orji uzo kalu

Former Governor of Abia State and Chief Whip of the Senate, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu has returned to the Senate after spending six months in jail on allegations of corruption. Senator Orji arrived at the National Assembly on Tuesday and is attending plenary. Speaking to journalists before entering the SenateContinue Reading

Gbajabiamila

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, insisted yesterday that estimated bills imposed on electricity consumers in the country by distribution companies remained unacceptable. He also inaugurated the House ad-hoc Committee on Power Sector Reforms, and charged it with the responsibility of undertaking a holistic review of the powerContinue Reading

YEMI

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has inaugurated the multi-million naira international yam market in Zaki-Biam, Ukum Council, Benue State, promising that the Federal government will provide roads and street lights in the market. Prof. Osinbajo, who performed the virtual commissioning from Abuja, said that Zaki Biam market accounted for over 70Continue Reading

PDP

  The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has revealed why President Muhammadu Buhari could not address the nation on May 29. The party said that President Buhari did not address the nation on the May 29 Inauguration day because he must have assessed his administration and rightly adjudged it a failure.Continue Reading

Rauf

The Federal Government has declared Friday, June 12 as public holiday to mark this year’s Democracy Day celebration. The Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, made the announcement on Monday via a statement issued by the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Interior, Georgina Ehuriah. While congratulating Nigerians at home andContinue Reading

CHARGES OF EXAMINATION MALPRACTICE ON ADELEKE HAS BEEN DISCHARGED BY ABUJA COURT

The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Osun State, Senator Ademola Adeleke has been discharged of alleged examination malpractice charges brought against him and four others. The trial judge, Justice Inyang Ekwo, in a ruling on Friday, said he was minded to discharge Adeleke in view of the prosecution’s decision toContinue Reading

HUNGER CAUSED THE DEFECTION OF PDP MEMBERS TO APC IN IMO STATE

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Imo has said hunger caused the defection of its members to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). PDP Acting Chairman, Martin Ejiogu, stated this at a media briefing on Thursday. Former chairman, Charles Ezekwem, ex-Publicity Secretary, Damion’s Opara, ex-Youth leader, Williams Ahanonu, among others,Continue Reading

NDDC DIRECT OFFICIALS TO GO INTO SELF ISOLATION, SHUTS DOWN OPERATIONS

The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) hurriedly shut down its operations on Thursday. The NDDC, through an internal memo announcing the shutdown, directed all its workers to go into self-isolation for two weeks, creating an impression of a COVID-19 scare within the commission’s headquarters in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. “All activities inContinue Reading

UNKNOWN GUNS MEN KILLS SCHOOL TEACHER AND 4 OTHERS IN NZHARUVO COMMUNITY PLATEAU STATE

A female secondary school teacher and three men have lost their lives when unknown gunmen attacked a fast food joint in Nzharuvo community, in Miango District of Bassa LGA of Plateau State, late Thursday evening. President Miango Youth Progressive Association (MYPA), Nuhu Yakubu, who confirmed the incident, said the attackContinue Reading

BUHARI'S EMERGENCE HAS PLUNGED THE NATION INTO A DEEPER ABYSS; FANI-KAYODE

A former Minister of Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, has described the five years of President Muhammadu Buhari as “disastrous.” He disagreed with Special Adviser to Buhari on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, whose weekly column argued the President’s emergence, saved the nation from collapse in 2015. Fani-Kayode, on his verifiedContinue Reading

imo

  Imo State House of Assembly Speaker, Mr Chiji Collins, has revealed in a statement on Thursday, May 21 that it was necessary for the house to make a huge sacrifice of approving the bill which will stop former speakers and ex-governors from receiving pensions and other entitlement for the benefit andContinue Reading

AUTOMATED AND SEMI AUTOMATED HAND SANITIZER MANCHINE MANUFACTURED AT POLY NEKEDE, IMO STATE

In an interview session with Honourable Ikechukwu Sunday Umeh commissioner for technology and development on Thursday, he said they have come up with a manual automated handwashing machine which the governor has seen and has asked to mass-produce and he is giving out 100 Imo youths to be trained andContinue Reading

INTERVIEW SESSION WITH HONORABLE IKECHUKWU SUNDAY UMEH COMMISSIONER FOR TECHNOLOGY AND DEVELOPMENT

THE REGIONAL EDITOR OF EVERGREEN NEWSPAPER AND ONLINE MEDIA, DR KELLY IHETU ACCOMPANIED BY NEWS EDITOR MBAOMA CHISOM,  SECRETARY SUSSAN OGADINMA AND SENIOR REPORTER AKUCHIE AMARACHI WITH CREW MEMBERS VISITED HONORABLE IKECHUKWU SUNDAY UMEH (COMMISSIONER FOR TECHNOLOGY AND DEVELOPMENT IMO STATE) AT HIS OFFICE, STATE SECRETARIAT, NEW OWERRI, IMO STATE,Continue Reading

nnamdi

The Leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, has faulted the establishment of Niger-Delta and South-South in Nigeria. In a statement, through Emma Powerful, the group’s publicity secretary, Kanu argued that Abia, Cross River, Akwa Ibom are the same people. He said there is nothingContinue Reading

-WAY-OFRIGHT

  The Association of Telecommunications Companies of Nigeria (ATCON), on Thursday commended Governors and Houses of Assemby of Imo and Ekiti states for the implementation of the approved Right-of-Way (ROW) price. Ajibola Olude, Secretary of the Association, gave the commendation in a statement in Lagos. He hailed the orders issuedContinue Reading

COVID

  Nigeria has recorded 226 new cases of the COVID-19, bringing the country’s total number of infections to 6,401. The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) announced this late on Tuesday. According to the agency, of the 226 new cases, 131 are in Lagos, 25 are in Ogun, while 15Continue Reading

alwa ibom

  Akwa Ibom State Governor Udom Emmanuel has directed a 20% reduction in the salaries of all political office holders in the state. According to a statement signed on Tuesday by the Secretary to the State government, Emmanuel Ekuwem, the decision is due to the prevailing economic realities of dwindlingContinue Reading

Hope

Governor Uzodinma, through his media aide Oguwike Nwachuku, has denied paying herdsmen N8m for alleged missing cows – The Imo state governor described the allegations as fake news sponsored by the opposition PDP – Uzodinma urged the people of Imo state and members of the public generally to be waryContinue Reading

hope

Governor Hope Uzodimma has claimed to be the reincarnate of the former governor of the state, Samuel Mbakwe – The Imo state governor noted that both he and the late Mbakwe share a lot in common – According to Uzodinma, the prayers of Imo state people was answered following hisContinue Reading

Reps

  Updated May 12, 2020   Some members of the House of Representatives during plenary on April 28, 2020. Photo: Twitter- @HouseNGR Members of the House of Representatives have called on the Federal Government to intervene and immediately halt the repatriation of the Almajiri children to their states of origin.Continue Reading

ATTORNEY GENERAL: WE HAVE ATTACH A GREAT PREMIUM TO THE ESTABLISHMENT OF SOCIAL JUSTICE AND FAIRNESS IN IMO STATE

When we were sworn in, I made it clear that this administration focuses its attention on the liberty of her citizens and that we attach a great premium to the establishment of social justice and fairness. Personally, I have been an advocate of social justice and I am in painContinue Reading

imolite are enjoying the benefit of Gods divine hands in the government of imo that's why there is no cases of COVID-19 in Imo State

Chief C.O.C Akaolisa Attorney General and Commissioner for justice in an interview section with Evergreennewsonline on Thursday said the government confronted coronavirus pandemic with all sense of responsibility. It is not easy to claim that what we put in place made it possible for the coronavirus pandemic not to beContinue Reading

Nigerian

  NIGERIA’S E  Channels Telev One hundred and sixty Nigerians who were stranded in the United States following the coronavirus (COVID-19) lockdown have returned to the country. A plane carrying the returnees arrived on Sunday at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja, the nation’s capital. The Boeing 787 EthiopianContinue Reading

imolite are enjoying the benefit of Gods divine hands in the government of imo that's why there is no cases of COVID-19 in Imo State

THE PUBLISHER OF EVERGREEN NEWSPAPER AND ONLINE MEDIA, REV. ENGR. EMMANUEL NWAEZE, ACCOMPANIED BY REGIONAL EDITOR DR KELLY IHETU,  SECRETARY SUSSAN OGADINMA AND SENIOR REPORTER MBAOMA CHISOM WITH CREW MEMBERS VISITED CHIEF C.O.C AKAOLISA, (ATTORNEY-GENERAL AND COMMISSIONER FOR JUSTICE IMO STATE) AT HIS OFFICE, STATE SECRETARIAT, NEW OWERRI, IMO STATE,Continue Reading

kalu

  Mr Abiodun Owonikoko, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), yesterday said that the Supreme Court lawfully quashed the conviction and 12-year imprisonment of former Abia State Governor, Dr Orji Uzor-Kalu. Owonikoko, while reacting to the judgment of the apex court, said the Federal High Court in Lagos which lastContinue Reading

abia

    The Abia State government has ordered the arrest and prosecution of residents who go out of their houses without wearing face masks. It also said it would dethrone traditional rulers and village heads of boundary communities in the state who grant entry to vehicles and persons from neighbouringContinue Reading

Senate

  The Senate has begun probe on the present status of 5th Generation (5G) network in Nigeria. The Senate has mandated its Committees on Communications, Health, Science and Technology and ICT and Cyber Crimes to conduct a thorough investigation to determine the status of 5G Network in Nigeria and itsContinue Reading

Hope-Uzodinma

  The Imo state governor, Hope Uzodinma, Monday revealed the plan of his government to arraign in court those behind the payroll fraud discovered in Imo civil service. Uzodinma disclosed this at the Government House in Owerri, while swearing into office, the acting President of the state Customary Court ofContinue Reading

Hope

Denies Impounding Vehicles Conveying Beverages In an effort to stop the spread of COVID-19 in Imo State, Governor Hope Uzodimma has directed the release 36 inmates in various Correctional Service centres in the state. The governor has also directed the state’s acting Chief Judge, Ijeoma Agugua, to commence accelerated trials andContinue Reading

hope

  Governor Hope Uzodimma of Imo State has appointed Justice Matthew Njoku as the Acting President of the Customary Court of Appeal of Imo State. The appointment is with immediate effect. Uzodimma, in a letter he personally signed on Thursday, April 30, 2020, communicated the appointment to Justice Njoku. UzodimmaContinue Reading

Hope-Uzodinma

THE PUBLISHER OF EVERGREEN NEWSPAPER AND ONLINE MEDIA, REV. ENGR. EMMANUEL NWAEZE,  ACCOMPANIED BY REGIONAL EDITOR DR KELLY IHETU AND  SENIOR REPORTER MBAOMA CHISOM WITH CREW MEMBERS VISITED HONORABLE DECLAN EMELUMBA, (COMMISSIONER FOR INFORMATION IMO STATE) AT HIS OFFICE, STATE SECERTARITE, NEW OWERRI, IMO STATE, NIGERIA AT 11:00 AM GMTContinue Reading

police

Police inspector attached to Imo state government House found dead a day ago 2591 views by  Ogadimma Sussan- A police inspector was found dead along the roadside near the Shell Camp, in Owerri, Imo state – The officer identified as Haruna Kawura was attached to Imo state Government House –Continue Reading

The Kaduna State Government has extended the COVID-19 lockdown by thirty days.  Governor Nasir El-Rufai disclosed this via a Twitter thread on Sunday evening. The governor’s statement as posted on Twitter reads: KADUNA UPDATE: Malam Nasir elrufia has extended the quarantine orders in the state for another 30 days, effective from 26thContinue Reading

bello

 Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Mr Muhammad Bello has asked wealthy individuals and philanthropists to assist the FCT with palliatives in order to ease the suffering of the masses. Bello made this appeal in Abuja while receiving a donation of food items and other personal protective equipment from theContinue Reading

RAMATU

  Minister of State in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja, Dr Ramatu Tijjani Aliyu, has assured residents particularly the target demography for its Palliatives, that the items would get to them as they cannot be diverted to anyone. The minister who had last week placed a curse on anyoneContinue Reading

hope

Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Saturday said Imo State has recorded its first case of coronavirus (COVID-19). The centre also said that Nigeria recorded 87 new cases of the coronavirus on Saturday including the one recorded in Imo state, a development which has taken the number of activeContinue Reading

police

Details have emerged of how Francis Bissong, a deputy commissioner police in charge of zonal criminal investigation department Edo state died of COVID-19 -The Edo state commissioner of information, Patrick Okundia, had earlier announced the death of Bissong but he did not go into details – However, Paul Yakadi, anContinue Reading

maskface

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has said the use of face masks is to help those who are asymptomatic from spreading COVID-19. In a tweet on its handle, Thursday, the NCDC, shared the guideline on the use of face masks. “This provides guidance on the effective use ofContinue Reading

onyemaGeoffrey o

The Nigerian Government has said there is no acceptable circumstance under which Nigerians in China can be racially discriminated against.  The Honourable Minister of Foreign Affairs, H.E. Geoffrey Onyeama on Thursday 23rd April, 2020, disclosed the government’s stand while speaking in response to questions about Nigerians in the UK beingContinue Reading

babagana

Three more cases have been confirmed in Borno State, one of which is an Internally Displaced Person. The IDP was identified during contact tracing of an earlier confirmed case, and tracked to an Internally Displaced Camp where he lives and invited for isolation. He was there after tested along sideContinue Reading

chikwe

The Director-General of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), Mr Chikwe Ihekweazu, has explained why the agency is not doing door to door testing for the COVID-19. According to him, door-to-door testing is currently not a realistic strategy for the over 200 million Nigerians in the country. The strategy,Continue Reading

rochas

  The Senator representing Imo West senatorial district, Rochas Okorocha, yesterday, handed over thousands of food items as palliatives to twelve local government areas in his senatorial district. Okorocha through his Special Adviser on Media, Sam Onwuemeodo, said that the palliatives were only for the vulnerables in Imo West senatorialContinue Reading

EMEKA AND HOPE

  Imo State Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has accused Governor Hope Uzodinma of looking for the legitimacy that has eluded him since he stole the mandate given the party and has been spreading falsehood against his predecessor, Emeka Ihedioha, and the seven-month administration that many still remember with some nostalgia.Continue Reading

hope

  His Excellency, Governor Hope Uzodimma of Imo State has appointed Mr. Dan Okoro, a retired Commissioner of Police (CP) as his special adviser on security. A statement by the Chief Press Secretary/Media Adviser to the Governor, Mr. Oguwike Nwachuku, said Okoro comes into the job with a huge experienceContinue Reading

ASUU

Members of the Owerri žone of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), has donated cartons of alcohol-based hand sanitisers to the Imo State government for onward transmission to the communities in the state to fight and prevent the transmission of the novel Coronavirus (COVID- 19) pandemic in the state.Continue Reading

SADIYA

The Federal Government is set to expand the social register for palliative distribution by employing digital models including the use of Bank Verification Number (BVN). The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs and Disaster Management, Sadiya Farouq disclosed this on Tuesday in Abuja, while responding to questions at Presidential Task Force briefingContinue Reading

osagie Ehanire

on Friday, Nigeria’s health minister, Osagie Ehanire, joined other members of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 to provide updates on steps the country is taking to combat the pandemic. Below are the six most important things he said: 1. Number of cases will continue to increase Nigeria is nowhereContinue Reading

hope

By  ogadimma sussan,in owerri ,IMO STATE. Governor Hope Uzodinma of Imo State  has given a herculean task to  Chuck Chukuemeka, the new commissioner of finance, to  bring  out  all that is in his arsenal  and work towards a sharp spike in the state’s internally generated revenue (IGR). The work is seenContinue Reading

hope

  Imo State government, on Wednesday, said it has saved N300 million pensioners funds by sacking the consultant contracted by the short-lived administration of Chief Emeka Ihedioha. The state Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Declan Emelumba, made this known in Owerri, adding that government was able to save the amountContinue Reading

mato

 President Buhari’s personal bodyguard dies 3 hours ago 36104 views by  Kess Ewubare – Warrant Officer Lawal Mato, one of the personal bodyguards of President Muhammadu Buhari has died – The presidency said the officer who had been off duty for three years was treating diabetes before his death –Continue Reading

imo state university

Imo state government denies plans to rename university after Abba Kyari 12 hours ago 2918 views by  Oluwatobi Bolashodun – Plans to rename the Imo State University after late Abba Kyari have been dismissed by the Imo state government – Oguwike Nwachuku, the chief press secretary to the governor, describedContinue Reading

UZODINMA

Imo state governor his exellency Hope Uche Uzodinma has made a step of choosing some politcal calibas that will work together with him. This are some  ways of repaying the people of the state for the confidence and trust they have to reposed on him since he assumed office. GovernorContinue Reading

coronavirus

Nigeria coronavirus update at 12:00 WAT on Tuesday 21 April 2020. According to the latest figures published by Johns Hopkins University, 2,494,915 cases have been detected worldwide, with 171,249 deaths and 658,009 people now recovered. In Nigeria, NCDC  has recorded over 665 cases, with 22 deaths and 188 people recovering from the virus.

NCDC

Thirty-eight new cases of #COVID19 have been recorded;  says the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC). The NCDC Has announced that its number of coronavirus pandemic in the country recorded  newly has increased to thirty-eight. According to evergreen newsonline, this was confirmed by The Nigeria Disease Country  (NCDC ). The Chairman ofContinue Reading

sanwo olu

Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has vowed to prosecute victims of COVID-19 who lied to health professionals about their travel history. The governor disclosed this during a press briefing on Monday. Sanwo-Olu revealed that the state executive council has resolved to prosecute people found guilty of this, adding that fourContinue Reading

Ben ayade

The Cross River State Government on Monday began the monthly payment of 30,000 stipends to beneficiaries of the Youth Employment and Social Support Operation (YESSO) as a way to cushion effect of COVID-19 lockdown on poor residents. The disbursement is in collaboration with the World Bank. Commissioner for International DevelopmentContinue Reading

NCDC boss

  The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control on Monday said it has tested 8,003 samples for COVID-19 in the country. The information was contained in the NCDC’s COVID-19 situation report dated April 19, 2020. The report noted that 9,233 have been identified as ‘People of Interest’ with about 98 perContinue Reading

PORTS AIR

Airports in Nigeria will not be reopened on April 23rd as earlier scheduled. Instead, they will remain shut for two more weeks, a statement from the Ministry of Aviation said on Monday. “As a result of the extension on lockdown by Mr President, it is no longer possible for usContinue Reading

CAN

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in Imo State yesterday urged the Imo State Governor, Hope Uzodinma, to allow them to observe the holy week of Easter. Its Chairman, Iheanyichi Godson-Ibechi, disclosed this during a meeting with the state Chairman of the COVID-19 Prevention Committee, Professor Maurice Iwu and otherContinue Reading

ekeji

  Governor Hope Uzodinma of Imo State has appointed former Nigeria International and retired Director-General of the defunct National Sports Commission (NSC), Dr Patrick Ekeji, as his Deputy Chief of Staff. Ekeji’s latest appointment was coming barely a month after he successfully carried out a previous assignment given to himContinue Reading

wike

River state has released twenty-two workers of ExxonMobil arrested for violating Governor Nyesom Wike’s border closure order – Zaccheus Adangor, Rivers state commissioner of justice, said the ExxonMobil staff were released without charge following the intervention of well-meaning Nigerians – Adangor stressed that Rivers will do everything to prevent theContinue Reading

hospital

  The University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH) has discharged its first COVID-19 patient from its isolation centre. The patient is one of the five that were announced by the state government to have been discharged in Edo State. The 43-year-old patient was said to have been admitted on 3rdContinue Reading

emeka

Imo state government has given updates on the investigation of ex-governor Emeka Ihedioha – Declan Emelumba, the state commissioner of information, said the ex-council chairmen said they were ready to shed light on the alleged misappropriation of the N19.63 billion LG funds – Ihedioha was sacked as the governor ofContinue Reading

Theodore orji

Formal governor of abia state and Representative of Abia Central Senatorial District, Theodore Orji has declared that he will quit politics after serving his present tenure in 2023, insisting that he reached the decision to grow democracy and give space for the younger generations. Orji, who was immediate past governorContinue Reading

hope

Imo State Governor Hope Uzodinma yesterday made public result of the test conducted on him, declaring that he tested negative again for the second time. In a statement signed by Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Declan Emelumba, he said, “Governor Uzodimma has tested negative to the coronavirus infection. “The resultContinue Reading

corona virus

The Federal Ministry of Health has not accredited any private hospital to treat COVID-19 patients. Health Minister, Osagie Ehanire, disclosed this on Friday during the briefing by Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 in Abuja. The Minister noted that although some private hospitals have shown interest to treat the virus,Continue Reading

DONATIONS

  Nigeria’s Private Sector Coalition Against COVID-19 has put the total donations into its fund at N25,893,699,791.00. In a statement for the coalition on Friday, Central Bank of Nigeria spokesman, Isaac Okorafor, said the coalition “conveys its gratitude to all the institutions and individuals that have generously donated to thisContinue Reading

abba kyari

e Presidency has announced that there will be no condolence visits to the family of the late Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari, Mr Abba Kyari. The Senior Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to the President, Garba Shehu, said this in a series of tweets on Saturday, shortlyContinue Reading

abba kyari

The Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari, Mr Abba Kyari, has died more than two weeks after he tested positive for COVID-19. Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, announced Mr Kyari’s death on Twitter. Another of the President’s spokespersons, Mr Garba Shehu, whoContinue Reading

ZAINAB

  The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Development Zainab Ahmed, explained on Thursday why Nigeria was not among 25 countries recently granted debt relief by the International Monetary Fund (IMF). Quoting the IMF, she said the relief was for the “poorest and most vulnerable”IMF members. And “since Nigeria is not indebtedContinue Reading

Ali Mohammed

  The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has dismissed as false, reports suggesting that one of the Chinese doctors that recently arrived in Nigeria, had tested positive for the COVID-19. Mr Mohammed, who is also a member of the Presidential Task Force (PTF), stated this on Wednesday,Continue Reading

NCDC BOSS

 Chikwe Ihekweazu believes every state in Nigeria will have its share of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) Director-General stated this during his appearance on Channels Television’s breakfast programme, Sunrise Daily. He stressed that the Nigerian government was making efforts to curb the further spread of the disease,Continue Reading

TRUMP

President Donald Trump vowed to unveil plans Thursday to reopen the world’s top economy, following cautious moves in Europe, claiming the US had “passed the peak” of the coronavirus crisis despite a record daily death toll. Since emerging in China late last year, the pandemic has turned the world upsideContinue Reading

sadiya

    Ron   The Federal Government says the School Feeding Programme will continue despite the closure of schools nationwide in order not to neglect malnourished children. Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Farouq, disclosed this while responding to questions at the national briefing of the PresidentialContinue Reading

        Channels Television   The delegation presented food items and cash to the parents. A delegation of commissioners and a lawmaker, sent by the Borno State Governor, Professor Babagana Umara Zulum, on Tuesday, visited parents of the Chibok schoolgirls who were abducted by Boko Haram exactly six yearsContinue Reading

obaseki 's wife

POLITICS BUSINESSHEALTHSPORTSTECHAFRICAWORLD MORE    Betsy Obaseki, Wife of Edo State Governor The wife of the Edo State Governor, Betsy Obaseki, has warned that diverting relief materials meant for the vulnerable in the society will further compound the current difficulties being experienced over the coronavirus pandemic. According to her, hunger couldContinue Reading

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F  Federal Government says it has terminated the contract of two Payment Service Providers (PSPs) for failure in disbursing cash to poor and vulnerable residents in four states.FG, has says it has terminated the contract of two paymentsThe “Service Providers” were contracted by the Federal Government to make payments toContinue Reading

adeboye

Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Enoch Adejare Adeboye, has advised that while the battle to stamp out Coronavirus pandemic in the country is intensified, the people should not be left hungry. Adeboye added that “people must be fed” notwithstanding what is happening, even as he urged Nigerians notContinue Reading

pDP

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has faulted President Muhammadu Buhari’s speech on COVID-19. In a statement issued by its National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, the opposition party said the presidential speech is very disappointing. Ologbondiyan accused the President of failing to show leadership, thus failing to give any hope on palliativesContinue Reading

Buhari

377 Buhari Signs Quarantine Order President Muhammadu Buhari has signed the Quarantine Order which gives legal backing to the lockdown extension announced by the President. The President made the announcement on his Twitter handle on Monday. According to the order, the lockdown and cessation of movement in Lagos State, theContinue Reading

lawan

  A file photo of the Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, during plenary at the upper chamber of the National Assembly in Abuja. The Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, has condoled with the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila over the death of his mother-in-law, Mildred Bisalla. In a statementContinue Reading

Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday made his second nationwide broadcast on the efforts by the Federal Government to battle the COVID-19 pandemic, extending the lockdown in Lagos and Ogun states as well as the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. Read the text of his full address below: ADDRESS BY H.E. MUHAMMADUContinue Reading

Dina hails Buhari stimulus package as a masterpiece d

Imo state Governor, hope Uzodinma has hailed president Buhari stimulus package. The governor called it a masterpiece. Uzodinma also said COVID -19 challenge has brought the best creative imagination in the president. He say’s the stimulus package by president Buhari is a masterpiece. According to him,the COVID -19 challenge isContinue Reading

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The British Prime minister, Boris Johnson has been discharged from hospital after being in intensive care with COVID -19. Boris Johnson has been receiving treatment for coronavirus at St Thomas Hospital in London since last week Sunday.according to news,he said throughout his time in the hospital, he was in goodContinue Reading

-SCALE INVESTIGATION FOR FIRE OUT BREAKS IN ABUJAPDP DEMANDS FULL

The people’s Democratic party has demanded a full -scale investigation into the circumstances surrounding the fire out break in critical offices at the head-quarters of the office of the Accountant General of federation Abuja on Wednesday being 8th of April 2020. The party says investigation is imperative given”apprehensive in theContinue Reading

Breaking : president Buhari gave Easter massages to all Christians

President Muhammadu Buhari in his good will massage to all Christians in celebration of Easter says this period for Nigerians to remain faithful and hopefull In God. The president said although this Easter comes amid the COVID -19 pandemic, it is an opportunity for all be hopeful that with intensifiedContinue Reading

Buhari approves conversion of 4 stadiums, NYSC camps to isolation centres

President Muhammadu Buhari has given his approval for the ministry of youth and sports to open and make available,the stadium in lago,ibadan,Abuja and Kaduna as less as NYSC camps nationwide for use as isolation center. This decision comes as part of effot by president,to contain the spread of coronavirus inContinue Reading

FG TELLS SECURITY PERSONNEL'S TO STOP MANHANDLING CITIZENS WHO DISOBEY STAY AT HOME ORDER

The Presidential Task Force on coronavirus (COVID-19) has cautioned security agents against manhandling citizens who disobey the order to stay at home over the pandemic. Speaking at the daily media briefing of the task force in Abuja on Friday, its chairman and Secretary to Government of the Federation (SGF), BossContinue Reading

PDP CONDEMN KILLING IN WARRI BLAMES BUHARI

The reported brutalisation of Nigerians by security agents across the country has been condemned by the PDP – The party has enjoined Nigerians to hold the Buhari-led government responsible for the brutalisation and killing of a man in Warri According to Kola Ologbondiyan, security agents cannot be brutalising innocent citizensContinue Reading

ASSAULT ON EX BEAUTY QUEEN BY COMMISSIONER IS BEEN INVESTIGATED BY KOGI GOV

The Kogi State Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, has ordered an accelerated investigation into the alleged battering of a beauty queen, Elizabeth Oyeniyi, in the state by the state Commissioner for Water Resources, Mr Abdumumini Danga. The commissioner allegedly assaulted, beat and raped Oyeniyi over a piece of advice to provideContinue Reading

IN THE REQUEST FOR VENTILATORS FROM AMERICAN BILLIONAIRE FG APOLOGIZE FOR BEGGING

The Federal Government has apologised for openly begging American billionaire businessman, Elon Musk, for ventilators. The President Muhammadu Buhari administration came under fire for the undignified manner it went about requesting between 100 and 500 ventilators from the United States citizen. Reacting, the Federal Ministry of Finance and National PlanningContinue Reading

FG SAYS LATTER FOR DONATIONS AND PROMISING OF FREE DATA FAKE

The Federal Government on Thursday said it has not promised Nigerians free internet data as is being spread online. It said neither was a letter on COVID-19 donations from the government. The government stated this in separate statements from the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) and the Federal Ministry of Finance, Budget andContinue Reading

PDP REJECT THE REDUCTION OF FUEL PRICE TO N125 PER LITRE

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has rejected the April 1 tweaking of fuel price from N125 to N123.5 by President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration. The party, in a statement on Thursday night by its National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan insisted that the price should be brought down to N90 per litre as “canvassedContinue Reading

COVID-19: Shoot dead anyone disobeying lockdown orders – Phillipine President tells military

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has instructed the country’s military to shoot dead anyone causing trouble in areas locked down due to the coronavirus pandemic. So far, Philippine has recorded 2,311 cases and reported 96 deaths forcing it into a two-week lockdown, which has resulted in protests from some quarters complainingContinue Reading

TRUMP

President Donald Trump has grown more and more irate as his attempts to contain the political fallout of coronavirus — much less the health crisis itself — continue to fall short, people close to him said. Trump watched angrily from the West Wing Thursday as stock markets tumbled to their worst percentage loss since the 1987 BlackContinue Reading

9 SUSPECT TESTED NEGATIVE ON COVID-19 IN KANO STATE

Nine suspects on Friday tested negative for coronavirus in Kano State, commissioner for health, Dr Aminu Ibrahim Tsanyawa said. The new negative results were confirmed a week after the government revealed that three other suspected cases also turned out negative. While addressing a press conference, the commissioner disclosed that theContinue Reading

UK PRIME MINISTER

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has tested positive for coronavirus, the leader said on Friday. On his Twitter account, Johnson said he had developed mild symptoms and was self-isolating. “Over the last 24 hours I have developed mild symptoms and tested positive for coronavirus. I am now self-isolating, but I willContinue Reading

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The governor of Bauchi state, Bala Mohammed, has said he is doing great in isolation after testing positive for the deadly coronavirus. Mohammed who disclosed this information on his official Facebook page on Friday, March 27, thanked everyone for their love and concern he has received. While giving an updateContinue Reading

COVID-19: Sowore alleges plot to arrest him over Abba Kyari’s report

The convener of RevolutionNow campaign, Omoyele Sowore, has accused the federal government of planning to arrest him over Sahara Reporters’ report that exposed Abba Kyari’s coronavirus infection. According to the publisher of the online newspaper, the Nigerian government is planning to use the Nigerian Army to allegedly arrest him. MrContinue Reading

Nigerian military to recall retired medical personnel

The Defence Headquarters has concluded plans to recall its retired medical personnel back on active duty to help deal with the response to the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)pandemic.The Coordinator, Defence Media Operations, Maj.-Gen. John Enenche disclosed this while briefing newsmen on the preparedness of the military to support the fight againstContinue Reading

Government, banks and wealthy individuals contribute billions to fight coronavirus in Nigeria

The Nigerian government has approved a 10 billion Naira grant (about $27 million) to fight the spread of coronavirus, or COVID-19, in the country. According to a statement from President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday, the money will be released to Lagos State, Nigeria’s commercial centre, which has the highest number ofContinue Reading

China bars all foreign nationals from entering country, stops international flights

The Chinese government has barred all foreign nationals and stopped all international flights from entering China, stating that this was a precautionary measure to stop the spread and return of the deadly coronavirus disease. The Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs made this known in an announcement on Thursday, stating thatContinue Reading

NNAMDI KANU REVEALED WERE ABBA KYARI IS SECRETLY RECEIVING TREATMENT FOR COVID-19

Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has alleged that Abba Kyari has “scampered” to Cuba for Coronavirus treatment. Kanu wondered why former Governor of Abia State, Orji Uzor Kalu and former spokesman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Olisah Metuh are in jail while Kyari, who,Continue Reading

Biafra: Nnamdi Kanu, IPOB reports Buhari to UN, make claims

The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has submitted materials chronicling alleged human rights abuses perpetrated against the Igbo-speaking people in Nigeria to Agnes Callamard, Special Rapporteur at the United Nations, UN. The group’s leader, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, said their goal is to ensure that the human rights violations occurring acrossContinue Reading

COVID-19: Apostle Johnson Suleman suspends physical church service amid Coronavirus

Amid the Coronavirus scare in the country, Apostle Johnson Suleman of Omega Fire Ministries, says there will be no physical services in his church. Suleman, who recently turned 50 urged his members to join live services via the church’s media platforms television. In a statement he posted on his TwitterContinue Reading

CORONAVIRUS: Abia bans weddings, burials, other ceremonies above 30 people

The Abia State Government on Wednesday banned social functions, including weddings and burials, that attract more than 30 people, as one of the measures taken to curb the spread of Coronavirus. The state government also said religious gatherings that attract more than 50 people have also been banned for the next oneContinue Reading

Abia’s Ikpeazu gives fresh order to LG chairmen on COVID-19 pandemic

Okezie Ikpeazu, the Governor of Abia State, has issued 48 hours ultimatum to the Transition Committee Chairmen of the seventeen local government areas of the state to launch grassroots information service on the increasing cases of Coronavirus pandemic ravaging some states in the country. The governor threatened to sanction erringContinue Reading

NEWSCOVID-19: Anambra Government places border areas under watch

The Anambra State Government has placed all its six entry points under full-scale watch as part of precautionary measures toward containing Coronavirus pandemic in the state. Anambra State has boundaries with six states including Enugu, Imo, Abia, Delta, Kogi and Rivers. This followed the State Government’s multi-sectoral approach aimed atContinue Reading

COVID-19: Lawyers commend CJN for suspending court sittings

Legal practitioners have applauded the directive by the Chief Justice of Nigeria, (CJN), Justice Tanko Mohammad, for ordering the suspension of all court sittings except in matters that are urgent, for 14 days because of COVID-19. Speaking to the News Agency of Nigeria, (NAN), the lawyers said the directive wasContinue Reading

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo state has tested negative for coronavirus

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo state has tested negative for coronavirus (COVID-19) after undergoing a test on Wednesday. POLITICS NIGERIA reports that Obaseki had gone into self-isolation after coming in contact with Abba Kyari, the Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari and the Bauchi State Governor, Senator Bala Mohammed, who bothContinue Reading

NIGERIA RECEIVED COVID-19 TEST KITS FROM ALIBABA FOUNDER JACK MA

Nigeria on Wednesday received test kits and protective gear from China’s richest man, Jack Ma, to help fight coronavirus, which has so far claimed one life and infected 45 others in Africa’s most populous nation. Nigeria’s top health official, Abdulaziz Abdullahi, told AFP that the country had received 100,000 faceContinue Reading

BIAFRA: PLAN BY BOKO HARAM, HERDSMEN TO ATTACK IPOB WILL CAUSE WAR- OHANAEZE WARNS

The Ohaneze Ndigbo youths council worldwide, OYC, has raised the alarm over a planned attack on pro-Biafra groups, the indigenous people of Biafra, IPOB, and the movement for the actualization of the sovereign state of Biafra, MASSOB, by Fulani herdsmen. OYC demand immediate action to prevent the looming danger ofContinue Reading

IPOB ENUGU STATE SUCCESSFULLY INUGURATES ADOGBA- ONBOLI FAMILY UNIT IN AWGU LGA.

Indigenous people of Biafra (IPOB), has again recorded another encouraging stride as massive turnout of new members graced the official inauguration of Adogba-Onboli family unit in Ululor Ndiagu community in Awgu local government area of Enugu State, Biafra land. The event which took place on Sunday 8th March 2020, hadContinue Reading

Trump and Congressmen

The White House and Senate leaders of both parties announced agreement early Wednesday on unprecedented emergency legislation to rush sweeping aid to businesses, workers and a health care system slammed by the coronavirus pandemic. The urgently needed pandemic response measure is the largest economic rescue measure in history and isContinue Reading

World Jet Fuel

Global jet demand is likely to see a dramatic drop possibly by up to 70% especially in the second quarter of 2020 as an increasing number of countries apply travel quotas to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), experts foresee. Cuneyt Kazokoglu, director of Oil Demand at London-basedContinue Reading

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ABUJA—THERE is palpable fears at the State House as three staff of the Chief of Staff to the President, Abba Kyari has tested positive to coronavirus (COVID-19). A presidential source confirmed the development. Meanwhile, all the aides at the Vice President’s wing with the exception of his media aide didContinue Reading

King

A 16-year-old Prince, Oloyede Adeyeoba, has been approved by the Ondo state government as the Arujale of Okeluse in Ose local government area of the state. The ratification of the appointment of the Senior Secondary 3 Student was done alongside two others by the state executive council presided over byContinue Reading

School Closed

The Edo State Government has shut down and withdrawn the operating license of the Salvation International School, for flouting the directive of the government on the closure of all schools in the state, as part of measures to halt the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19). Special Adviser to the Governor, ProgrammeContinue Reading

HOUSE-OF-REPRESENTATIVES

ABUJA — THE  House of Representatives on Tuesday,  passed for concurrence by the Senate, an Emergency Economic Stimulus Bill, 2020. The Bill was introduced by the Speaker, Mr Femi Gbajabiamila and fast-tracked to Third  Reading, to provide a stimulus for the Nigerian economy and roll back the depleting effect ofContinue Reading

Trump

President Donald Trump appears to have made his choice in the awful dilemma posed by the coronavirus pandemic — whether to destroy the nation’s economic foundation in order to save lives. In his zeal to fire up American prosperity after helping to trigger an unprecedented self-inflicted economic meltdown, Trump is already losing patience —Continue Reading

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•Nigeria records first COVID-19 death; confirms 36 •Fears, as Bauchi gov goes into self-isolation •Atiku’s son didn’t attend S/West PDP rally — Oyo govt •All land borders shut, FEC meetings suspended indefinitely By Emma Ujah, Chioma Obinna, Levinus Nwabughiogu, Johnbosco Agbakwuru, Joseph Erunke, Charly Agwam, Adeola Badru Wife of theContinue Reading

Scientist

Three months into the novel coronavirus pandemic, it’s still unclear which drugs could combat the viral disease and which won’t, despite public figures like President Donald Trump extolling the unproven promise of some medications. With public health on the line, the scientific community is searching for answers faster than ever.Continue Reading

RUSSIAN PRESIDENT PUTIN

Reports have it that the Russian President Vladimir Putin has released 800 tigers and lions to clamp down on citizen’s movement across the country. This according to reports was to stem the spread of coronavirus in the country. Russia, a country of 146 million people has about 253 infected peopleContinue Reading

APC National Chairman, Comrade Adams Oshiomole and the Party’s Deputy Chairman (South) Sen. Abiola Ajimobi

The bottled-up tension towards the proposed All Progressives Congress (APC) emergency National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting, last week Tuesday, finally died down owing to series of interplay of factors on the eve of the meeting. Several contentious court judgements procured by both camps of the gladiators which clashed sporadically for attentionContinue Reading

MAJOR CITIES IN INDIA RESTRICT DAILY LIFE ACTIVITIES; PEOPLE UNDER CORONA VIRUS LOCK DOWN

A great number of individuals across India have been set under lockdown until the month’s end as endeavours to halt the spread of the novel coronavirus in the nation increase. Occupants living in 75 locales the nation over, remembering for significant urban areas, for example, the capital New Delhi, Mumbai,Continue Reading

Femi Kayode

…As Ndume condemns presidential system of government FORMER Senate Leader and Chairman, Committee on Army, Senator Mohammed Ali Ndume, All Progressives Congress, APC, Borno South, has declared that the Presidential system of government being practised in the country was part of the problems  Nigeria was currently confronted with. Speaking yesterdayContinue Reading

President of Cameroon National Assembly

For not wanting to comply with government instructions, the behavior of the Right Honorable Cavaye Yeguie Djibril exposed the lives of 167 deputies and their relatives, Ghanaweb reports. According to hospital sources, the President of the National Assembly of Cameroon has tested positive for Coronavirus. Indeed, the latter was partContinue Reading

LAGOS STATE GOV'T

•Private sector urged to follow suit, tasks market leaders on hygiene •Oyo gets first positive case; 4 of 39 cases in FCT positive •Confirmed cases in Nigeria now 30; I had vision of forced holiday — Adeboye •Bankers’ Committee directs oil firms to sell forex only to CBN •Kwara govtContinue Reading

MORE TROUBLE FOR BUHARI AND ALL NIGERIA’S FORMER HEADS OF STATE AS NNAMDI KANU TENDERS FRESH PETITIONS AT UNITED NATIONS.

  The leader for the indigenous people of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi kanu, has filed the fresh petition against the Nigerian government and all former heads of state for the role they play during and after the civil war that claimed the lives of young men of the Igbo extraction knownContinue Reading

I SEE NNAMDI KANU BECOMING THE FRIST BIAFRA PRESIDENT ON OCTOBER THIS YEAR –TB JOSHUA

The founder and president of Synagogue Church of Nations Prophet TB Joshua has released another prophecy concern Nnamdi Kanu. According to him the republic of Biafra will be established on September this year and Nnamdi Kanu will be the first Biafra president the following month. He said Biafra restoration willContinue Reading

Summon President Buhari Now, Ezekwesili Charges National’Assembly

  Former Presidential candidate in the 2019 General Elections, Dr. Obiageli Ezekwesili, has urged the leadership of the National Assembly to invite President Muhammadu Buhari to address the lawmakers and the Nigerian public on his administration’s strategies and account of efforts towards fighting Corona virus pandemic and the global economicContinue Reading

Religious/Social Gathering Banned In Abuja Over Coronavirus

  All religious and social gathering of more than 50 persons have been banned in Abuja over the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, The Federal Capital Territory” This was made known on Friday by the Senior Special Assistant to the FCT Minister on Media and Strategic Communications, Malam Abubakar Sani.   Federal Capital Territory AdministrationContinue Reading

Ortom

•They come without cattle, kill, destroy and withdraw •Resolves to set up security outfit •Insists state must be secured for farmers to return By Peter Duru, Makurdi Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue state has resolved to replicate the South West security outfit, ‘Operation Amotekun’, in Benue state. Ortom who grantedContinue Reading

VON DG

Despite ongoing effort to reconcile warring factions in the All Progressive Congress, APC, the Director-General of Voice of Nigeria, VON, Chief Osita Okechukwu, on Friday, insisted that the National Chairman, Adams Oshiomhole, is no longer a valid member of the party. Okechukwu, while reacting to the decision of the CourtContinue Reading

Muslims Praying

Muslim faithful who observe Friday Ju’mat’s prayer in the Presidential Villa, underwent multiple screening for the coronavirus pandemic before they were allowed into the Aso Rock mosque for prayers.  They were also given hand sanitizers before stepping into the mosque. President Muhammadu Buhari was part of those who observed theirContinue Reading

DIRTY POLITICS AND ITS EFFECT

By the definition of politics, it is the process of making decision applying to all members of each group. more narrowly, it refers to achieving exercising position of government-organized control over a human community, particularly a state, or a country. But whenever politicians deviate from original and accepted norm toContinue Reading

Jack Ma

Chinese billionaire and co-founder of Alibaba, Jack Ma, says he will donate masks, test kits and protective suits to all countries in Africa to help the continent in its fight against the novel coronavirus. Ma’s foundation will donate at total of 1.1 million testing kits, six million masks, and 60,000Continue Reading

Abbott-Coronavirus-Test

Abbott Laboratories (ABT) is one of the biggest medical companies behind Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) and Roche (RHHBY) in terms of market cap. But ABT stock tumbled 11% in the first two months of 2020 as coronavirus worries socked the stock market. The health company is a leader in medical devices. It makes a body-worn glucoseContinue Reading

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There could also be just one antidote for the market Because the grim numbers tied to the coronavirus disaster proceed to climb, financial information has begun to deteriorate at a staggering tempo. On Thursday, we realized weekly preliminary jobless claims jumped to a two-year excessive of 281,000. And economists say it’s onContinue Reading

LAGOS STATE GOVERNMENT AND RELIGIOUS LEADERS DELIBERATES OVER PLAN TO SHUTDOWN CHURCHES & MOSQUES

The Lagos State Government Representatives and religious leaders at a closed-door meeting have failed to reach an agreement following a few hours of deliberation on arranged move to close down religious houses in the state. The measure, as per the state government is in advancement to the endeavours of theContinue Reading

RIVERS STATE GOVERNMENT CLOSES SCHOOLS DUE TO CORONA VIRUS

The Rivers State Authorities has closed all faculties within the state and directed all spiritual organisations to limit their actions because of the worldwide coronavirus pandemic. In a statewide broadcast on Friday,  Rivers State Governor,  Nyesom  Ezenwo Wike stated that the motion was taken within the curiosity of Rivers State.Continue Reading

2023: Why new qualification bill may unsettle Atiku, others

If a bill before the Senate stipulating higher qualifications for those aspiring for the presidency, vice presidency, governorship and deputy governorship goes through, the dreams of many veteran presidential and governorship aspirants will be aborted. A member of the PDP, Senator Istifanus Gyang representing Plateau North wants anyone aspiring toContinue Reading