Nri community in Aniocha Local Government Area of Anambra has threatened to sue Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), for alleged taboo in Nri culture. Chief Ifeanyi Onyesoh, the Personal Assistant to Eze Obidiegwu Onyesoh, the traditional ruler of Nri community, announced the plan to journalists in Awka on Thursday.… Continue reading Nri In Anambra To Sue Nnamdi Kano For Taboo
Nigeria was not listed among the ten most corrupt countries in the rating just released by Transparency International. Nigeria had consecutively been in the top ten for over a decade. Nigeria occupies the 28th position in the latest ranking. The Corruption Perceptions Index ranked 176 countries on a scale of 0 (perceived to be highly… Continue reading Nigeria Out of Top 10 most corrupt nations for the first time. Progress?
FROM: EMMANUEL ADEYEMI, Lokoja The Kogi State Government, on Monday, attacked Governor Emmanuel Udom of Akwa Ibom state, over his comments on the ongoing recall process of the senator representing Kogi west senatorial district, Dino Melaye. Governor Emmanuel had, last week, praised Sen. Melaiye as a ‘general’ in the Senate who has performed so well… Continue reading Governors in war over Dino Melaye..
Senate has commenced investigation into the 675km dual-carriageway East-West Road which has gulped N726 billion and is yet to be completed. The Senate also urged the Federal Roads Maintenance Agency, FERMA and Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, to intervene in the rehabilitation and directed the Ministry of Niger Delta to ensure the completion of the… Continue reading Senate to probe #726bn road which is yet to be completed
Her Excellency Hajiya Aisha Buhari at Organization of African First Ladies meeting in Addis Ababa. Wife of the Nigerian President Mrs. Aisha Muhammadu Buhari is in Addis Ababa to attend the meeting of Organization of African First Ladies against HIV/AIDS (OAFLA). She arrived at the Bole International Airport, Addis Ababa on Sunday 2nd July,… Continue reading First lady Aisha Buhari poses with other African First ladies in Addis Ababa…(pictures)
Professor James Ayatse, who is the Tor-tiv cries over high bride price and expensive burial ceremonies. Also added that the high bride price is hindering young people from settling down. The Tor-tiv gave this advice in a statement through his Media Assistant, Mr. Freddie Adams be. The statement talked about the high bride price imposed… Continue reading Bride prices are too high- Tor Tiv cries…
The Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, is representing Nigeria at the 29th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of the African Union in Ethiopia. The session would hold on Monday after a week-long pre-summit activities involving ministers and other stakeholders. Acting President Osinbajo (middle) in Addis Ababa for 29th AU’s summit In one of such activities,… Continue reading AP Osibanjo in Ethiopia for AU summit