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Nigeria @ 57: Gov. Ugwuanyi promises more infrastructural projects across Enugu …reiterates commitment to peace, unity, safety of all Nigerians in the state

  As Nigeria celebrates her 57th Independence Anniversary, Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has reassured residents of the state of a visible increase in critical infrastructure across the state “now that the rain is fast receding”, adding that “more contractors will return to old sites, while work will commence …

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Anambra election: Chidoka, UPP candidate flags off campaign Saturday, September 30

Lead Contender and candidate of the United Progressive Party (UPP) in the November 18, 2017 Anambra governorship election, Chief Osita Chidoka, will on Saturday, September 30, 2017 officially flag-off his campaign for the election. This epoch-making event which holds in Amorka in Ihiala Local Government Area, signals a major milestone …

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Nov. Poll: CAN Leaders, Consensus Project pray for Chidoka …Say people’s vote must count

As political parties prepare for the November 18, 2017 Anambra governorship election, leaders of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) and the Anambra Consensus Project (ACP) on Monday visited and offered prayers for the lead contender and candidate of the United Progressive Party (UPP), Chief Osita Chidoka. The delegation from the two organizations also …

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Lawmakers’ salaries: Meeting with Saraki raises more questions than answers—SERAP

  Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has confirmed that its representatives Thursday met with the Senate President Bukola Saraki to discuss issues relating to details of annual salaries and allowances of lawmakers. In a statement Friday by Timothy Adewale SERAP deputy director the organization said that, “While we appreciate …

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No threat will make me support Umahi in 2019 – Ex-Governor Elechi; Says: I’m not afraid of probe, have been under it since I left office

By Charles Otu The lingering face-off between the former Governor of Ebonyi State, Chief Martin Elechi and his successor, Engr. David Umahi took a turn for the worse Thursday when the former Governor accused Governor Umahi of sponsoring frivolous petitions against his government, stating that he was already being probed …

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Proscription of IPOB by S/East Govs, categorization as terrorists by military unconstitutional – Saraki; Promises: N/Assembly will investigate crisis in South-East

1. Following the clash between the military and members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), I hereby call for calm and restraint by all Nigerians so that we would all jointly find the right solution to the current problem rather than worsening the crisis. 2. Our brothers and sisters …

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Anambra Governorship: ‘No aspirant questioned integrity of our primaries‎’, Shettima’s committee tells APC NWC

A Committee which conducted the All Progressives Congress (APC) Governorship primaries in Anambra State has submitted its report to the party’s National Working Committee, NWC, with a conclusion by members of the committee, led by Governor of Borno State, Kashim Shettima, that none of the 12 contestants who took part …

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