IYD: PDP Celebrates Nigerian Youth Resilience, Courage, Industry, Sense Of...

….Tasks President Buhari On Youth Participation In Governance Abuja – The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Wednesday celebrates the resilience, courage, industry and sense of unity among Nigerians youth, as the world marks International Youth Day (IYD). This ia even as the party urged President Muhammadu Buhari to have more faith in Nigerian youths and…

Contract Breach: Reps Committee Suspend Hearing On Agip, De COON...

The House of Representatives Committee on Petroleum Upstream,  has suspended hearing of a case of alleged breach of contract between Agip and DE COON Services Ltd. The Chairman of the committee, Rep. Musa Adar (APC-Sokoto) made the announcement at a hearing on Wednesday in Abuja. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) recalls that the DE…

The Story of the Man with the Option Of The...

Nigerians are the ones in the illustration. Every election year, we await a change of governance but yet a little relief of small money makes us sell our freedom for another four years. Election in Nigeria is like bring and buy in the orthodox churches in which voters bring their voter’ s card and right…

God Almighty! Open The Eyes Of Ize-Iyamu’s Calumniators That They...

Most Edolites that are opposed to his candidacy are seemingly ignorant of the word of God as examples abound in the Bible on how He dealt with those that rose up and spoke against those He promoted to positions of leadership. The post God Almighty! Open The Eyes Of Ize-Iyamu’s Calumniators That They May See…

Fani-Kayode Vows To Dump PDP Over Party Chairmanship Battle In...

A former Aviation Minister has vowed to leave the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) over the ongoing battle of who becomes the next chairman of the party in Cross River State. The former minister said that if the PDP leadership ends up taking away the party’s structure in Cross River from Governor Ben Ayade, it would be…

Oke, Lagos LG Boss Dies Of COVID-19…

The Chairman of Onigbongbo Local Council Development Area of Lagos State, Mr Babatunde Oke, is dead, Daily Independent has gathered. Oke, who is serving his second term in the council died early Wednesday, 12 August, 2020 from complications arising from COVID-19. Sources said that Oke, a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has been…

Edo poll: Hurdles before Obaseki…

As the people of Edo State warm up for the governorship poll, Adekunle Bademosi highlights the hurdles before Governor Godwin Obaseki in his bid for a second term.   Many factors will stand against the re-election of the outgoing governor of Edo State, Mr. Godwin Obaseki at the September 19 governorship election. But very importantly,…

Russia unveils first COVID-19 vaccine…

Russia on Tuesday announced it had developed the world’s first vaccine offering “sustainable immunity” against  coronavirus (COVID-19. President Vladimir Putin said the vaccine was safe and that one of his daughters had received the inoculation, dubbed “Sputnik V” after the pioneering 1950s Soviet satellite. “I know that it is quite effective, that it gives sustainable immunity. And…

Ohanaeze, IPOB disagree on Igbo President…

By Nwanosike Onu, Awka and Chris Njoku, Owerri A sharp division on the Biafra agitation and the demand for a President from the Southeast opened up on Tuesday between the highest Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, and the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). For IPOB, the Igbo will not trade the demand for independence…

Needed: Specialised agencies for rape cases…

Rape might not end soon in Africa, nay Nigeria. But to curb it to the barest and ensure victims get justice, there have been calls for a different approach to tackling the menace. OYEBOLA OWOLABI reports.   What assurance does the dead have of getting justice when even the living are left to lick their…

Private Sector Key To Successful Campaign Against COVID-19– AbdulRazaq…

Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara, on Tuesday said the organised private sector played strategic roles in Nigeria’s campaign against COVID-19 pandemic. AbdulRazaq stated this in Illorin at the inauguration of the distribution exercise of food items donated by the private sector-led Coalition Against COVID-19 (CACOVID) and the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). He lauded the…