Category Archives: Breaking

Presidency Rubbishes Claims That Buhari Has Only Achieved 1 Out Of 222 Campaign Promises

 Garba Shehu  Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu, has tagged as fake and unfounded the recent report by the Centre for Democracy and Development which claimed that President Muhammadu Buhari had only achieved 1 out of his 222 tracked electoral promises. According to him, no sincere Nigerian will fail…

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Tony Elumelu Applauds US Congress For The Passage Of The Electrify Africa Act

  Leading investor and Chairman, Heirs Holdings, UBA Plc and founder of the Tony Elumelu Foundation, Tony O. Elumelu has applauded the U.S. House of Representatives for the passage of the ‘Electrify Africa Act,’ which took nearly three years trying to get the measure through both chambers of Congress. The Electrify Africa Act creates a framework for…

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INEC Shifts Rivers Rerun Elections To March 19, Bars APC’s Ikeazor From Anambra Senate Rerun

  The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has rescheduled the re-run elections for Rivers State from February 6to March 19. Secretary to the commission, Mrs Augusta Ogakwu, in a statement, said that the shift was after a meeting with various stakeholders in the electoral process. Meanwhile, Governor Nyesom Wike has warned against rigging the rerun…

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Hijacked Ship: IPOB, MASSOB Deny Involvement As Separatists Demand For The Release Of Nnamdi Kanu

  On Friday, 29th January, Nigerian separatists hijacked a merchant ship and threatened to blow it up with its foreign crew if authorities do not release Nnamdi Kanu, the detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). Maj. Gen. Rabe Abubakar, the Acting Director of Defence Information, on Monday, confirmed the hijacking which he…

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Photos: Chief Justices From Caribbean Countries Pay Vice President Osinbajo A Courtesy Visit

  On Monday, February 1, Chief Justices from Caribbean Countries paid courtesy visits to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo at the Presidential Villa in Abuja and Chief Justice of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Mahmud Mohammed. The Honourable the Chief Justice of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago, Mr Justice Ivor Archie is in Abuja to…

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