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Group urges Ugwuanyi to outlaw the activities of Fulani herdsmen

Hilltop Club 82 Aba has called on Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State to toe the line of his South West counterparts and outlaw that activities of Fulani herdsmen in his domain. The group in a letter signed by Tobias

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Governor Bellow’s Wrong Ways Of Basking In Euphoria, By Akobe Solomon Onunoja Esq.

If there is any State in Nigeria particularly from 2015-2016 whose stories and episodes have been repeatedly reported for wrong and unpleasant reasons by members of the Fourth Estate of the Realm, it is Kogi State and its political players.

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Buhari’s Recovery From Ill-Health: A Divine Opportunity To End Presidential Violence & Dictatorship In Nigeria

The Southeast Based Coalition of Human Rights Organizations (SBCHROs) comprising: Anambra State Branch of the Civil Liberties Organization (CLO), Center for Human Rights & Peace Advocacy (CHRPA), Human Rights Club (a project of LRRDC)(HRC), Forum for Justice, Equity & Defense

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Buhari’s men plotting with Ekiti-born SAN to destabilize my govt – Fayose

Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State on Sunday accused a Senior Advocate from the state and top officials of the President Muhammadu Buhari administration of plotting to destabilise his administration and ultimately remove him from office. Addressing newsmen at his

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From my husband’s eyes, I see politics as service to the people – Lolo Ijeoma Ozurigbo

Lolo Ijeoma Ozurigbo is Hon. Ugonna Ozurigbo’s wife, the Deputy Speaker of the Imo State House of Assembly-cum-philanthropist. In this interaction with Francis Udoka Ndimkoha, she spoke humbly and honestly about her family life, business, politics and ultimately about her

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Biafra and Nnamdi Kanu: IPOB supports Niger Delta Avengers

Press Release INDIGENOUS PEOPLE OF BIAFRA SUPPORT OUR KITH & KIN – THE NIGER DELTA AVENGERS The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) under the leadership of Mazi Nnamdi Kanu hereby state that we support our kith and kin – the

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The Recruitment Corruption President Buhari Has Refused To Fight, By Inibehe Effiong

Something embarrassing is going on under the very nose of President Muhammadu Buhari. There seems to be a well orchestrated and audaciously executed scheme by some fifth columnists who have ascended key and strategic positions in some federal establishments and

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I won’t spend N1billion CBN Agric loan on frivolities, says Ikpeazu

Decries declining federal allocation to states   The Governor of Abia State, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, has promised not to use the N1 billion (One Billion Naira) Commercial Agricultural Credit Scheme loan which the state recently obtained from the Central Bank

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We denounce the ‘protective custody’ of our leader by DSS – Islamic Movement in Nigeria

People with conscience all over the world were baffled, when on Tuesday 15th June, 2016 the Directorate of State Services, DSS mentioned before a Federal High Court in Abuja that it is holding the leader of the Islamic Movement in

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The Yielding Fruits Of Ganduje’s Agricultural Revolution By Salihu Tanko Yakasai

Kano is the most populous state in Nigeria. By this standing, it is obvious that the state’s feeding bill is a fat one. Most of these food items are imported despite the state having all the potentials needed to grow

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Contempt: Tribunal threatens bench warrant, summons Shell, Chevron Directors

For allegedly violating a court order, the Bayelsa State Physical Planning Tribunal in Yenagoa have summoned the Directors of Shell Petroleum Development Company, (SPDC) and Chevron Nigeria Limited to appear before it on Monday, June 30 2016, over an alleged

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Sex Scandal, The National Assembly And The Tragedy Of Nigeria, By Inibehe Effiong

The current sex scandal rocking the House of Representatives is another tragic testament of the crop of legislators that we have in the National Assembly. Our lawmakers are perennially in the news for bad and ugly reasons. Members of our

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FMC Owerri: Decay, Lies, Imcompetence And Impunity By Onwuasoanya FCC Jones

I will wish the Interim Management Committee of the Federal Medical Center, Owerri will treat the issues raised in my write-up with as much speed as they manufactured that chronicle of lies they fed some media houses with last week,

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Jonathan misses out on $5m Mo Ibrahim Prize for leadership

The prestigious $5 million Mo Ibrahim Prize for Achievement in African Leadership has eluded Nigeria’s immediate past president, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan despite the commendations and encomiums that has come his way across the globe over the outstanding manner Jonathan handed

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CAN election: Tension mounts as Presidency moves to arrest Oritsejafor, others

With less than 48 hours to the election in the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), indications emerged on Monday night that the Presidency was planning to arrest it’s incumbent President, Pastor Ayo Oritsejafor and some other key officials of the

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PDP blasts Buhari over damaged economy, marginalisation

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Bayelsa State on Tuesday condemned the marginalisation of the state in the area of appointment saying “President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress (APC) should tell us our sins.” The party also frowned

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Insecurity: FG strategising to end militancy in Niger Delta, says Kachikwu

The Federal Government on Tuesday assured the people of the Niger Delta that the on-going efforts aimed at addressing the issue of insecurity were not cosmetic but intended to achieve enduring peace and stability in the region. The Minister of

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Abia sets up C’ttee on disbursement of N1 billion CBN Agric loan

It won’t be for political patronage, says Gov Okezie   Abia State Government on Tuesday in Umuahia received a loan of N1 billion (One Billion Naira) Commercial Agricultural Credit Scheme from the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). A terse statement

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Futility propaganda against Amaechi by Wike: Setting the records straight

By Eze Chukwuemeka Eze Preamble Jordan B Peterson, a psychology professor at the University of Toronto, a clinical psychologist must have had Chief Nyesom Wike the Rivers State Governor in mind when he postulated his famous quote that, “When you

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Genocide against peaceful pro-Biafrans and Amnesty International indictment of the Army: IPOB leaders expose the lies of the military response

Press Release NIGERIAN ARMY’S PREDICTABLY LAME RESPONSE TO AN INDICTING REPORT BY AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL ON THE KILLING OF UNARMED PEACEFUL BIAFRANS The blatantly illiterate and incompetent Nigerian Army responded to an indicting report by Amnesty International concerning the killing of

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Judgement Scam: Why Okonjo-Iweala Should Not Be Blamed By Bade Adebolu

Recently, a coalition of anti-corruption civil society bodies petitioned the EFCC that the erstwhile Attorney-General of the Federation, Mr Muhaamed Bello Adoke to account for the sum of $3.2 billion allegedly belonging to the 774 local governments on whose behalf

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Biafra: Nnamdi Kanu versus the Nigerian Pharoah

By Iyoha John Darlington   May 30, 1967, goes down in history the birth of a nation east of The Niger was declared but the forces of tyranny and dissent voices on the other side of the table declared a

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Salary delay: Dickson queries HOS, Accountant-General, others

Says further delays will not be tolerated   Bayelsa State Governor, Mr. Henry Seriake Dickson has expressed dismay over the delay in the payment of salaries to workers in the State, despite his directive to that effect. The Governor, who

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Opinion: Niger Delta on alert

By Odimegwu Onwumere “Flood is said to occur when a body of water moves over and above an area of land which is not normally submerged. It could also be seen as the inundation of an area not normally covered

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Beyond Obiano’s Crocodile Tears Over Biafran Heroes Day Massacre: The Murdered Buried In Pieces Must Be Exhumed & Rested In Peace

The leadership of International Society for Civil Liberties & the Rule of Law (Intersociety) wishes to inform all Nigerians and international watchers that we have totally been vindicated concerning our special publication of 6th of June 2016; titled: How Over

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Tension in the Nigerian military as FG sacks 200 pro-Jonathan officers

Affected officers were mainly from the South East and the South South   There are indications on Friday night that about 200 military officers may have been sacked by the Federal Government through short messages (SMS) over their alleged loyalty to the

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Niger Delta Avengers: I won’t return to the creeks – ‘Gen.’ Kuna, ex-MEND militant

Ex-Niger Delta militant and former member of the Movement for the Emancipation of Niger Delta, ‘General’ Tamunotonye Kuna (alias Obese), has condemned the activities of the Niger Delta Avengers (NDA), and vowed “never to return to the creeks because violence

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President Buhari: Publication Of Names Of Looters Will Not Violate Any Law, Rights Lawyer Insist

Mr Inibehe Effiong is a legal practitioner, an advocate of the masses and Convener of the Coalition of Human Rights Defenders (COHRD). He was granted interview on Tuesday June 7, 2016 by a private radio station, Blaze 91.5 FM on

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Our Investment In Agriculture Is Result-Oriented – Governor Ganduje

Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano state has explained that his administration is investing heavily in agriculture in order to increase the food security status of the state and to increase the sectors’ contribution to internally generated revenue. The Governor

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Coup d’état in Guinea Bissau: ECOWAS should act now – ACIS

Amilcar Cabral Ideological School 7th June 2016 Cristina da Silva PEDREIRA Head of Office ECOWAS cristinasilvapedreira@yahoo.com.br   OPEN LETTER to ECOWAS Coup d’état in Guinea Bissau – ECOWAS Should ACT Now! – President Jomav Must Respect the Constitution – PAIGC Has

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