Category Archives: Breaking

PDP Candidate, Douye Diri Declared Winner Of Bayelsa Election By INEC

Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Bayelsa, Senator Duoye Diri has been declared the new governor-elect of the state by The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The INEC Chairman, Mahmood Yakubu made this announcement on Friday at the INEC headquarters in Abuja while the winner’s certificate was presented to him later on in the day.…

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FG To Award Any Nigerian Who Finds The Cure For Coronavirus, Lassa Fever N36m

The Federal Government has announced a N36m cash prize for any Nigerian that finds cure for the ravaging coronavirus also known as COVID-19 and Lassa fever. Speaking on Thursday at an event, the Minister of Science and Technology, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu, said, “I challenge all Nigerian scientists to go out and find cures for coronavirus…

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Supreme Court Sacks Bayelsa Governor-Elect David Lyon, Declares PDP Candidate Winner

On Thursday, the Supreme Court nullified the election of Bayelsa State governor-elect, David Lyon and his running mate, Biobarakuma Degi-Eremienyo, who were already preparing to be inaugurated into office, The Punch reports. Justice Mary Peter-Odili led the five-man panel of the apex court and ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission to withdraw the Certificate of Return issued…

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‘Pedophilia Doesn’t Kill Anyone, But Abortion Does’ — US Catholic Priest

The priest of Sacred Heart Church in West Warwick, Rhode Island, Rev. Richard Bucci has pointed out that pedophilia is not worse than abortion while strengthening his call to deny Communion to lawmakers who voted in favor of an abortion rights bill. In a recent interview with NBC 10, he revealed out that abortion is a much greater…

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Boko Haram Attacks Borno Again Hours After Buhari’s Condolence Visit

Several Borno State residents fled their homes Wednesday evening following an attack by Boko Haram at Jiddari-Polo area, near Maiduguri, the state capital, Daily Post reports. Videos captured by eyewitnesses on social media show people of different ages trekking and driving inward the city centre, away from the violence. The fresh battle occurred a few…

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President Buhari Booed By Borno Residents During Condolence Visit

On Wednesday, a large crowd of Borno residents expressed their dissatisfaction with the upsurge in Boko Haram attacks in the state by booing the President Muhammadu Buhari during his condolence visit. A circulating video captured the President and his convo as they drove from the Maiduguri International Airport to the centre of the cit were the North-Eastern…

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