Leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu has called off the planned boycott of elections by members of the group in the South East. Recall that Kanu had earlier pronounced that elections would not take place in the zone unless the Federal Government agreed to a referendum to determine the sovereignty […]
The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has said that 4,695 Smart Card Readers were destroyed in the fire incident that occurred in its office in Awka, Anambra on Tuesday. INEC National Commissioner, Chairman of Information and Voter Education Committee, Mr Festus Okoye, confirmed this in a statement issued in Awka. Two containers with smart card […]
A stampede which broke out at the Presidential campaign rally of the APC in Port Harcourt has left four people dead and others dead.
Relations of Nigeria’s first President, late Nnamdi Azikiwe, have described the endorsement of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Presidential Candidate in the coming election, Atiku Ababakar, by Ohanaeze Ndigbo as a “ridiculous act against the sage.” The kinsmen therefore insisted that Ohanaeze must apologise to them. Recall that the group had on January 24, announced […]
The Nigerian Army has said it was apolitical and would remain apolitical, neutral and totally insulated from any form of politics.
Part of the efforts to curb FGM in Ebonyi, was the enactment of the Violence against Persons Prohibition Law by the government, Mrs. Umahi said.
Commissioner of Police Abia State said his men have done well in bringing down crime rate in the state in spite of challenges.
Special Adviser to Governor Nyesom Wike, Dr Anugbum Onuoha has been released by his abductors.
The Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Abia, Donatus Nwankpa, who on Thursday regained his freedom, after four days in the hands of his abductors, said the police were watching as they were attacked and failed to act. He also said his kidnappers kept him in a forest in River State. Nwankpa further […]
The Police Command in Edo, on Friday said it has rescued not less than 20 kidnap victims across the state in the last two weeks. Commissioner of Police in the state, Mr Olusegun Odumosu, disclosed this in Benin while briefing journalists on the command’s achievements during the period. Odumosu also revealed that 83 suspects were […]