Category Archives: Breaking

The Reason Behind Governor Okowa’s Suspension Of Uvwie Council Chairman Revealed!

Recently, we reported about the crisis rocking Uvwie Central Motor Park chapter of National Union of Road Transport Workers, (NURTW) in Delta State, click here to read that report! More facts have now emerged on why Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta state allegedly ordered the state House of Assembly to suspend the embattled chairman of…

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PDP Explains Decision For Police To Guard Abuja Headquarters

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has been explaining why it decided to invite the Police and other security operatives to guard its national headquarters in Abuja. This, according to the leadership of the party, is to prevent its headquarters from being attacked by hoodlums. Speaking in an interview with Channels Television, the PDP National Director…

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UBA Committed To The Educational System, Endows Unilag With N52.9m

 L-R: Executive Director, Resources, United Bank for Africa(UBA) Plc, Ms Obi Ibekwe ; Vice Chancellor, University of Lagos(Unilag), Professor Rahamon Bello; GMD/CEO, UBA Plc, Mr Phillips Oduoza;  and Deputy Vice Chancellor, Unilag, Professor Duro Oni at the formal presentation of N52.9m endowment for the UBA Professorial Chair of Finance to the University of Lagos, held…

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Tompolo Hails Buhari, Explains Why He Called Meeting With Niger Delta Militant Leaders

Former Niger Delta militant warlord, High Chief Government Ekpemupolo (aka Tompolo), has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for appointing someone with a military background as coordinator of Presidential Amnesty Programme against those he described as ‘political jobbers’ who have been lobbying for the job. President Buhari had few days ago named Brig-Gen. Paul Boroh (rtd), an…

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NUPENG Threatens Strike Over Chevron’s Failure To Pay Sacked Workers’ Entitlements

The alleged failure by Chevron Nigeria Limited to pay severance entitlements and pension to its displaced contract staff may spark off an industrial action as the Warri Zone of the Nigerian Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas (NUPENG) on Wednesday warned of an impending major workers strike in the zone. Warri zonal chapter of NUPENG…

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Clash In Effurun As Delta State Governor Okowa’s Men Take Over Motor Park Leadership

The crisis rocking Uvwie Central Motor Park chapter of National Union of Road Transport Workers, (NURTW) in Delta State turned bloody on Wednesday as a faction purportedly loyal to Governor Ifeanyi Okowa overthrew the incumbent chairman of the park, leading to exchange of gunfire in the area. The development was the climax of the cold…

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Palace Insists Ooni Is Alive Despite Confirmation Of Death By Deceased Monarch’s Son

The Royal Traditional Secretary of Ooni’s Palace, Ile-Ife, High Chief Adetoye Odewole, on Wednesday debunked media reports of the demise of the Ooni of Ife, Oba Okunade Sijuwade, despite confirmation of death by one of the senior sons of the now deceased traditional ruler. Sijuwade died in London on Tuesday night after a brief illness…

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Wreckage Discovery Significant Development In Missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370

Debris was found on Wednesday off the coast of Reunion, a French department in the western Indian Ocean. It is being examined to determine whether it is connected to Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, according to a member of the French air force in Reunion. The discovery of debris is “a very significant development” in the…

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