Monday, 09 December, 2019

Day: November 14, 2019

The United Kingdom has warned its citizens in Nigeria against travelling to Kogi and Bayelsa states ahead of the governorship elections in both places. The Foreign and Commonwealth Office in the latest travel advise, said election related violence had continued to Read more…

Governor Gboyega Oyetola of the State of Osun on Thursday 14th November, 2019 presented N119,550,401,040 as the 2020 budget to the state House Assembly. Tagged Budget of Resurrection, the estimate has N57,674,993,990, representing 48.24 percent as recurrent and N61,875,407,050, representing Read more…

Tension mounts  in Niger Delta as Nigerian military under the Nigerian Navy have allegedly laid siege at Escravos,  anchoring their gun boats at the front of Oporoza creek the traditional headquarters of Gbaramatu Kingdom in Warri South-West, Local Government Area, Read more…

Nigeria’s Senate is one of fools, blockheads, Ignoramuses, and idiots. Yes, of course I know this description of Nigerian Senate by a Nigerian is offensive to some, maybe more than some people. Nonetheless, it is true. The Senate is made Read more…

The High Court of Akwa Ibom State sitting in Uyo, the capital, has remanded one Hon. Uduak Godwin Etim alias King Pele, representing Ward 6 in Ibiono Ibom Local Government Legislative Council, in prison for an alleged kidnapping, attempted murder, Read more…

A lawyer from Kabba/Bunu Local Government Area of Kogi State, Femi Joseph, has asked the Federal High Court in Abuja to disqualify the Peoples Democratic Party’s governorship candidate in Kogi State, Musa Wada, from participating in the Saturday’s governorship election in Read more…

By Akin Kuponiyi When the trial of Babalele son in-law of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar resumed Wednesday, the EFCC witness, Bashir Mohammed, recapped how he delivered the sum of $140,000 directly to someone at the Obasanjo library in Ogun Read more…

Mr Kenedy Tonjo-West, Senior Special Adviser to Bayelsa State Governor on Niger Delta Youth Matters, has resigned his appointment, a few days to the Saturday governorship election in the state. In a letter dated November 13 (Wednesday) and addressed to Read more…

A Nigerian woman pleaded guilty today to leading a conspiracy to import more than five kilograms of cocaine, as well as to her role in a separate bank fraud scheme, and to making false statements relating to fraudulent claims submitted Read more…

MOST bad roads in Nigeria are within the purview of states, the Federal Government said on Wednesday It said not every bad road is its responsibility. Besides, the Federal Government said it was funding the Federal Ministry of Works to Read more…