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UTME: JAMB, stakeholders meet on June 2 to fix cut-off points

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has concluded all processes to kick-start the 2016 admission exercise.   The organisation will on June 2 hold its policy meeting and fix cut-off points for all courses.   The decision was sequel to the successful completion of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination

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Availability of petrol can only be guaranteed by new price regime – FG

The Nigerian government on Friday declared that the introduction of a new price regime for Premium Motor Spirit, better known as petrol, has become inevitable in order to halt the crippling fuel scarcity in the country and ensure availability of

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Buhari backs limiting corrupt persons’ movement abroad

President Muhammadu Buhari has welcomed the initiative of restricting corrupt people from traveling, investing and doing business overseas, adding that his administration was taking steps to ensure greater transparency in the ownership and control of all companies involved in property

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Full text of President Buhari’s speech at Commonwealth Conference in London on Wednesday

1. I am delighted to be invited to this event to exchange views with you my fellow invited guests representing Governments, the Private Sector and Civil Society Organizations. I thank you Your Excellency, the Secretary-General of the Commonwealth, for asking

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Christians in danger in Nigeria

Exposing New Waves Of Grazing & Bomb Terrorisms Against Southern & Northern Christian & Other Secular Populations   (Onitsha Nigeria, 8th May 2016)-The Nigerian Christians and other secular populations are steadily going the Lebanon way by facing steady and unprovoked

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Hoard petrol and get sealed off or demolished – Gov. Udom to filling stations in Akwa Ibom State

Press release   Governor Udom Emmanuel Intervenes on Nupeng/Pengassan and Universal Energy labour issues.  Directs Nupeng/Pengassan to begin lifting fuel immediately     Governor Udom Emmanuel worried by the fuel scarcity   occasioned by Nupeng/ Pengassan strike over some labour issues

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Onitsha Bomb Explosion & Limits Of Police Spinning Or Distorted Facts

The True Story Distorted Police Angle   “Spinning” is a police public relations methodology, designed to reduce deceitfully, the gravity of casualty figures, property destructions and distortion or suppression of general facts associated with social vices or disturbances; for the

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The Labour Party and the Labour Movement should unite – Princewill

Prince Tonye Princewill the gubernatorial candidate of the Labour Party in the 2015 governorship election in Rivers State has called on the Labour Movement to unite with the Labour Party to achieve a central goal. Prince Princewill made the call

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Ethnic Bloodshed, Rights Abuses & Other Regime Atrocities In Nigeria

Exposing The Conspiratorial Roles Of Some CSOs, Buhari Administration & Security Forces   It is an incontestable fact that ethnic bloodshed, gross rights abuses and other regime atrocities in Nigeria’s present dispensation have deteriorated on account of conspiratorial roles of

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National Honours Award: FG Inaugurates Reconstituted Committee

The Federal Government on Wednesday in Abuja, inaugurated the newly reconstituted Committee on National Honours Award. A statement by the Director of Press in the Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Bolaji Adebiyi, said the SGF,

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Low savings: I did not indict jonathan’s administration – Dr. Okonjo-Iweala

Some recent media reports have distorted comments made by former Finance Minister Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala regarding how lack of political will negatively impacted national savings over the past few years. Contrary to the slant given by these loud headlines, Dr

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The unsuccessful framing up of IPOB as a violent and terrorist group: Buhari and DSS should try harder next time

IPOB PRESS RELEASE   INDIGENOUS PEOPLE OF BIAFRA April 10, 2016 Press Release   THE UNSUCCESSFUL FRAMING UP OF IPOB AS A VIOLENT AND TERRORIST GROUP: BUHARI AND DSS SHOULD TRY HARDER NEXT TIME   Retired Major General Muhammadu Buhari

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Exposing The Dark Sides Of DSS Allegation Of IPOB’s Abduction, Murder & Shallow Burial Of Five Hausa-Fulani Citizens In Abia State

Nigeria: Two Classes-In-One Country In Criminology, “dark sides or figures of crimes” are totality of crimes reported to the police but not recorded in the crime statistics or records of the Police Force for primordial, nepotistic, incompetence and corruptive reasons.

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IPAC: 25 political parties disown Yusuf Ibrahim, confirm Ameh chairman PPA

    A conglomeration of about 25 political parties in Nigeria under the aegis of Inter-Party Advisory Council (IPAC) has ratified the election of the National Chairman of Progressive Peoples Alliance (PPA), Chief Peter Ameh, as its National Chairman.  

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Videos and Photos: How Nigerian soldiers shot, abducted and murdered IPOB/Pro Biafra activists – Intersociety

Demands immediate and unconditional release of Citizen Nnamdi Kanu (POC) and others Immediate relatives of killed Biafran protesters speak out   Please note! We are very sorry to inform you that we could not upload some of the pictures and

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Rivers State: INEC allocated votes to PDP, says Rivers’ APC, insists on fresh rerun elections

After a careful study of the facts on ground, the Rivers State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has come out to declare that what took place in the State on March 19 was not the expected rerun State

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The Return Of Iwu’s Dark Era In INEC: Before The Commission Sets Anambra, Imo And Rivers States On Fire

The leaderships of Southeast Based Coalition of Human Rights Organizations (SBCHROs), comprising: International Society for Civil Liberties & the Rule of Law (Intersociety), Anambra State Branch of the Civil Liberties Organization (CLO), Center for Human Rights & Peace Advocacy (CHRPA),

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The Return Of Hausa Constabulary In The Nigeria Police Force & Intensification Of Structural Violence Against Senior Officers Of The Southeast Zone

It has come to the attention of the Southeast Based Coalition of Human Rights Organizations (SBCHROs) through the latest seminal advocacy research of our coordinating group (International Society for Civil Liberties & the Rule of Law) that there is strong

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N7 billion allegation: Musa Dikwa apologises to Oritsejafor, Oyedepo

Barely one year after his allegation that ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, allegedly gave out N7 billion to the leadership of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) and Pentecostal Fellowship off Nigeria (PFN), to facilitate and support his reelection, controversial Pastor and Executive Director

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IPOB Press Release: Nigerian Defence Headquarters and Their Deceits

On Monday, the 21st of March 2016, the Nigerian Defence Headquarters represented by General Abayomi Olonisakin inaugurated what it called a 12-man committee on human rights. It is not clear if the Defence Headquarters is acting based on Section-5(1) CAP

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Withdraw Nigeria From Muslim/Arab Nations’ Coalition Before It’s Too Late – Christian Elders Warn Buhari

Condemn:   Buhari’s support for Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR) self-determination and independence, but clamping down on Biafran agitators in Nigeria Continued Detention Of Nnamdi Kanu Kaduna State Religious Bill Abduction And Forceful Marriage Of Underaged Christian Girls Rampage Of

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Illegal child adoption and trafficking: Imo govt. inaugurates committee to tackle anomalies

In a bid to nip in the bud the anomalies in child adoption and related cases of child trafficking, Imo State government this yesterday inaugurated Committee on Modification of Child Adoption Procedure. Inaugurating the ten man committee members on behalf

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President Buhari appoints Dr. Radda as Director General SMEDAN

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed a former teacher, banker and Local Government Chairman, Dr. Dikko Umaru Radda as the Director-General/Chief Executive Officer of the Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN). Until his appointment he was the Chief of Staff to

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NIMASA DG: Peterside a square peg in a square hole – Rivers APC

Commends Buhari, Amaechi for a worthy appointment   PRESS RELEASE The appointment of Dr. Dakuku Peterside the Rivers APC Flag-Bearer in the 2015 general elections as the new Director General of the Nigerian Maritime and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has been

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Killings In Omoku Condemnable, Unacceptable, Says Rivers PDP Chairman

Press Statement Shocked and saddened by the reckless killings in Omoku, Ogba/Egbema/Ndoni Local Government Area of Rivers State which continued over the weekend, the State chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Bro Felix Obuah says it’s condemnable and unacceptable.

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Merchants Of The Dead & Butchers Of Conscience

How Political Traders In Nigeria Engage In Destructive Politics & Criminal Enrichment Using Pro Biafra Agitation As A Cover   (Onitsha Nigeria, 6th of March 2016)-The Southeast Based Coalition of Human Rights Organizations (SBCHROs), coordinated by Intersociety and comprising: International

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Princewill bears his mind on Rivers re-run, says the war between Wike and Amaechi is almost over

After the recent Supreme Court judgment, I spoke from my heart. Just like then, I feel compelled once more, to say a few words. Having observed the recent killings, the unrest and the state of insecurity in the state and

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It is lie: Ohaneze Ndigbo is not negotiating for the release of Nnamdi Kanu – IPOB

Says, Ohaneze Ndigbo represents Igbo, but IPOB represents Biafra        UNRAVELLING FAKE CLAIMS BY OHANEZE GROUP CONCERNING MAZI NNAMDI KANU   Biafrans woke up on Friday the 26th of February 2016 to read of claims by Ohaneze Ndigbo

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Yeghe Crisis: We condemn the mindless blackmail against Magnus Abe, APC by agents of R/S Govt – APC

In line with the position of the All Progressives Congress, APC, to be cautious and circumspect about security matters, the Rivers State Chapter of APC has restrained itself from making hasty comments on the security operations by the Nigerian Army

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Buhari constitutes new governing board of NEITI, appoints Waziri Adio Exec Secretary

OSGF PRESS RELEASE 1. MR. WAZIRI ADIO APPOINTED AS NEW EXECUTIVE SECRETARY, NEITI His Excellency, President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Mr. Waziri Onibiyo Adio, as the Executive Secretary of Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI). Until his

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