Igbo Heroes Day Massacre & Wicked Regime Falsehood: The Facts As They Sacredly Are (1)

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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Right to fair wage violated in Imo

Youths for Human Rights Protection and Transparency Initiative (YARPTI) Mission Junction, Orji, Owerri , Imo State, Nigeria. 1/6/16 RIGHT TO FAIR WAGE VIOLATED IN IMO The Youths for Human Rights Protection and Transparency Initiative (YARPTI) is sad over the condition

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FG, ex-militants resolve to end pipeline vandalism in Niger Delta

The Federal Government and former militants have resolved to work together towards ending the increasing cases of pipeline vandalism in the Niger Delta region. ‎   The Special Adviser to the President on Niger Delta Affairs and Coordinator of the

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Full text of Buhari’s Democracy Day address to Nigerians

My compatriots, It is one year today since our administration came into office. It has been a year of triumph, consolidation, pains and achievements. By age, instinct and experience, my preference is to look forward, to prepare for the challenges

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Buhari is desperate to jail Kanu – Biafrans in Austria

Say: The use of masked witnesses against Kanu is a charade Since Buhari became president, the Hausa Fulani have invaded Biafran land and they are killing us in hundreds Biafrans on 30.05.2016 should remember their fallen heroes Written by Uzoma

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Shocking: I’ve been sacked from my ancestral home by Fulani herdsmen – Benue Governor

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has disclosed that attacks by Fulani herdsmen have robbed him of his ancestral home, lamenting that his home town was not only sacked by the armed cattle rearers, but that over 50 of his

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Terror Alert: Herdsmen Plan To Attack South East Again – MOSSOB Warns

From Chuks Collins, Awka The Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) yesterday alerted Ndigbo and Biafrans over what it called a “plan by the Hausa/Fulani” to overran Biafrans in Biafran land and perfect their “Jihadi which they have

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Metuh family decries ‘persecution’ of ex-PDP spokesman, says son’s life in danger

Being text of press statement by the family of Chief Olisa Metuh The entire Metuh family has been following the issues regarding our son, Chief Olisa Metuh and his ordeal since his arrest, detention and arraignment by the EFCC since

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AMAECHI: 51 GARLANDS TO THE NEW FACE OF DEMOCRACY IN NIGERIA

BY  EZE CHUKWUEMEKA EZE PREAMBLE My good friend and political leader, Minister of Transportation, Rt Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, who piloted with other great Nigerians the ousting of the last looting PDP Administration under the watch of Dr Goodluck Jonathan

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Amnesty Coordinator relocates to Niger Delta creeks in search of militants

President Muhammadu Buhari’s Special Adviser on Niger Delta Affairs, Gen. Paul Boroh (rtd) says he will be relocating to the creeks of the Niger Delta to hold peace talks with aggrieved individuals and groups to end the bombings that have

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Buhari’s one year in office a colossal waste, says Fayose

The Ekiti state governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose has taken an appraisal of the one year so far spent by President Muhammadu Buhari in office, describing it as a “colossal waste”. He warned that if nothing is done urgently, the President

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Police arrest raiders of Nimbo community, recover video of killings

The Nigeria Police Force on Wednesday confirmed the arrest of five persons suspected to have been involved in the April 25 midnight raid on Nimbo community in Uzo-Uwani Local Government Area of Enugu State on April 25. During the invasion,

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Emir Sanusi seeks ban of underage marriages, warns against flippant polygamy

The Emir of Kano, HRM Muhammadu Sanusi II has canvassed a ban on the marriage of women below 18 years, stressing that the time had come when the Muslim community should live by the reality of economic recession and consequences

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PDP crisis deepens as courts give conflicting judgments over who should run party affairs

The crisis rocking the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, took another dimension on Tuesday as two different courts gave conflicting judgments regarding which of former Borno governor, Ali Modu Sheriff and ex-Kaduna governor, Ahmed Markarfi should take over the running of

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Ban On Cattle Grazing Reserves: Afenifere Backs Fayose

Our attention has been drawn to the courageous move by the Ekiti state Governor,Mr Ayodele Fayose to ban cattle grazing in the state.   The action of the governor is a timely move to strengthen the civilization that places higher

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2015 election: Melaye weeps in church, says he was tempted to seek diabolical solution

The Chairman, Senate Committee on the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Otunba Dino Melaye, on Sunday stunned holy congregation at the Apostolic Church Nigeria, Oke-Ayo (Iluafon) Assembly in his home town, Ayetero-Gbede, Kogi State, when he narrated how he was tempted

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IPOB is registered in over 30 countries – Nnamdi Kanu

Incarcerated leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi kanu has admitted before the Community Court of Justice of the Economic Community of West African States, ECOWAS, that he is the founder of the group, which according to him,

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Nigerian economy: When will Buhari end the blame game?

By Bade Adebolu   Since the swearing in of President Buhari on May 29, 2015, there has not been shortage in the blaming of the previous administration by the president and his officials. We have heard in not less than

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I can vouch for Buhari, he won’t mismanage public funds – Tinubu tells NLC

Former Lagos governor and national leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu has declared that when it comes to managing the nation’s finances, he can vouch for President Muhammadu Buhari, who he described as honest and straightforward.

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Dasuki still in detention because it’s dangerous to release him, says FG

The Nigerian government has based the continued detention of the embattled former National Security Adviser, NSA, Col. Sambo Dasuki (rtd) by the Department of State Services, DSS, on his involvement in the over $2 billion arms deal and for his

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Sylva, APC should ask God for forgiveness – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Bayelsa State on Thursday reacted to the accusation by the All Progressives Congress (APC) linking governor Henry Seriake Dickson with the sponsorship of the new militant group, the Niger Delta Avengers (NDA), describing it

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Nigeria is broke, says Lai Mohammed

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed declared on Wednesday that the country is in dire straits and lacks enough funds to meet its financial obligations. The Minister stated this in Abuja while explaining the decision of the

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Full text of Labour’s statement during anti-fuel price hike protest

1. The Federal Government through the Minister of state and Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, Wednesday last week withdrew PETROL or premium motor spirit (PMS) subsidy, raising the price from N86 to

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Niger Delta Avengers and bombing of oil pipe lines: FG’s high-level delegation meet in Delta region

By Hector Spiff   In an effort to find a lasting solution to the current activities of the Niger Delta Avengers, the ‎Federal Government, through the office of the Special Adviser to the President on Niger Delta and Coordinator of

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FG invokes no work, no pay as NLC begins strike

As the Comrade Ayuba Wabba-led faction of the Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, begins strike to protest the increase in petrol pump price from N86:50 to N145 a litre, the federal government has warned civil servants against taking part in the

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Darkness looms as nationwide electricity supply drops to 1,400mw

The total amount of power available to the Transmission Company of Nigeria, TCN, to distribute to home and offices across Nigeria has dropped to 1,400 megawatts, MW, as at 12midnight, Tuesday 17th, May, 2016, sparking fears of the country being

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Fuel price hike: Ignore court judgment and protest, Balarabe Musa tells Nigerians

The Conference of Nigeria Political Parties (CNPP) has reiterated its call on Nigerians masses and civil to ignore the Labour unions and protest against the increment of pump price of petrol despite judgment of the Industrial Court stopping planned strike

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Did Jonathan Leave an Empty Treasury? Let’s Check the Figures

By Femi Hassan   On Friday May 6, 2016, President Muhammadu Buhari signed the appropriation bill into law. The signing into law of the bill for many signifies a kick start of economic activities in the country. The question on

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Stop destroying national assets, Dickson warns Niger Delta youths

Governor of Bayelsa State, Henry Seriake Dickson said on Tuesday in Yenagoa that resurgence of violence in the Niger Delta region would compound the developmental and environmental challenges facing the area. He, therefore, cautioned youth groups in the Niger Delta

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Fuel hike: Court halts planned strike as Catholic Church begs labour to have rethink

The National Industrial Court, NIC, has asked the Nigerian Labour Congress, NLC, to suspend its planned strike, pending the hearing and determination of a suit brought before it by the Attorney General of the Federation, AGF, Mr. Abubakar Malami SAN.

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