APC true federalism template big window out of ethno-religious conflicts – DG PGF

By Ikechukwu Okaforadi The Director General of Progressives Governors Forum (PGF), Salihu Lukman, has said the All Progressives Congress (APC) report on true federalism, presents a big window of opportunity through which Nigeria can escape from her recurrent ethnic and…

New CDS pledges to provide purposeful leadership

    By Tobias Lengnan Dapam   Major General Lucky Eluonye Onyenuchea Irabor has officially assumed office as Seventeenth Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) of the Armed Forces of Nigeria (AFN) and has pledged to provide the right leadership and…

Maintain close watch on Custodial Centres, NCoS boss directs officers

  By Tobias Lengnan Dapam The Ag. Controller General of Corrections, John Mrabure has charged officers and men of the Nigerian Correctional Service to strengthen security-watch over custodial centres across the country. The PRO of the service, Francis Enobore, in…

COVID-19: Terrorism, corruption, others require concerted internal response – Buhari

By Egena Sunday Ode President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday in Abuja restated the need for the international community to collectively and frontally confront the COVID-19 pandemic and other common challenges affecting the globe. Speaking at an event to receive Letters of…

Justice Tsoho pays tribute to late Justice Watila

By Vivian Okejeme, Abuja The Chief Judge of the Federal High Court, Abuja, Justice John Tsoho, yesterday, paid tributes to late Justice Ibrahim Watila, a Judge of the court who died January 25, 2021 after a brief illness. In an…

PDP urges ICC to investigate former Service Chiefs over crime against humanity

By Lateef Ibrahim, Abuja The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has urged the International Criminal Court (ICC) to commence the investigation of the tenure of the outgoing service chiefs over reported atrocities and crimes against humanity committed by security operatives under…

TI rating: PDP charges APC to commence refund of stolen N15tr

….Says we have been vindicated By Lateef Ibrahim, Abuja The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has charged Nigerians to join in the demand for the All Progressives Congress, APC, to commence the processes of refunding the N15 trillion allegedly stolen by…

Sule Lamido blasts Tinubu, Fashola, others over Fulani situation in Southwest

From Mustapha Adamu, Kano Former Governor of Jigawa State, Alhaji Sule Lamido has lambasted the National Leader of All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Ahmad Tinubu for being indifferent over Fulanis’ travails in southwestern region of Nigeria, despite supporting President Muhammadu…

CSO, host communities kick against PIB

Says Bill does not protect communities interest By Christiana Ekpa A representative of the oil-hosting communities and a coalition of Civil Society Orhsnisations in the Niger Delta, yesterday kicked against the Petroleum Industry Bill, 2020. The PIB bill, which was…

WHO team begins hunt for COVID-19 origins in China after quarantine

The World Health Organisation (WHO) researchers on Thursday, after the end of their quarantine in China, began investigations hoping to learn more about the origins of COVID-19. China had required that the team spend a 14-day quarantine period in a…