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Buhari off to South Africa for AU Summit

President Muhammadu Buhari will depart Abuja for South Africa, today, Saturday, June 13, to attend the 25th African Union Summit in Johannesburg. According to a statement by Mr. Femi Adesina, Special Adviser to the President (Media & Publicity), Buhari will undertake his first continental assignment since taking office by chairing …

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Obi denies incurring debts as governor

Former Governor of Anambra State, Mr. Peter Obi, has denied leaving the state in debt, just as he also dismissed reports of his past administration borrowing from any organisation, both within and outside the country during his tenure. He spoke through his media assistant, Mr. Valentine Obienyem, said that his …

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N5bn Corruption Trial: Enugu Government tampered with seized properties of companies associated with Nnamani – EFCC

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Thursday, complained to a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos that the Enugu state government had tampered with the assets of companies associated with the former governor of the state, Chimaroke Nnamani. The four companies which had on May 19, 2015 pleaded guilty …

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Media stakeholders charge INEC on voter registration and PVC production and distribution

Media stakeholders across the country, have urged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to continually update the Voter Register and PVC production/distribution to avoid last minute rush. This was the conclusion of a two-day stakeholders’ review meeting on Media and the 2015 Elections held at Protea Hotel, Ikeja, Lagos between …

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Media stakeholders charge INEC on voter registration and PVC production and distribution

Media stakeholders across the country, have urged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to continually update the Voter Register and PVC production/distribution to avoid last minute rush. This was the conclusion of a two-day stakeholders’ review meeting on Media and the 2015 Elections held at Protea Hotel, Ikeja, Lagos between …

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Cultists clash with Police in Yenagoa

NEDU MARK, YENAGOA There was tension in Yenagoa, the Bayelsa state capital, Wednesday, as heavy gun battle erupted between a dreaded cult group and men of the Nigerian Police, leading to the death of a 20 year old man identified as Blessing Amakiri, a native of Southern Ijaw local government …

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