Category Archives: Breaking

Osun, Oyo & Ekiti State Govs Honour Late Afenifere Spokesperson at Funeral

The governors of Osun, Oyo and Ekiti States on Saturday said that the legacies left behind by the late Afenifere Spokesperson, Yinka Odumakin, would forever be remembered and cherished. Governors Gboyega Oyetola of Osun, Seyi Makinde of Oyo and Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti made the remarks in their tributes during the funeral of the late…

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IPOB Reacts to Killing of Top Commander, Says Uzodima Should Get Ready as They Vow to Avenge

A tactical team of the Nigeria Police, Nigerian Army, and Department of State Services (DSS), in a joint operation early Saturday morning, stormed the operational headquarters of the Eastern Security Network (ESN), the military wing of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), in Awomama, Oru East Local Government Area of Imo State, killing seven…

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Suspected Fulani Herdsmen Kill Nine Persons in Nasarawa Farming Community

Gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen, in the early hours of yesterday, attacked Ajimaka, a Tiv farming community in Doma Local Government Area of Nasarawa State, killing nine persons, while several others were reported missing. The gunmen, who were said to be carrying sophisticated weapons, invaded the community at about 2:00am, shooting sporadically. It was…

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UBA is Well-Positioned to Benefit from Recovery Trends in 2021 says Elumelu

Group Managing Director/CEO, Mr. Kennedy Uzoka and Group Chairman, Mr. Tony Elumelu, at the 59th Annual General Meeting of United Bank for Africa(UBA) Plc Pan African financial institution, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc has assured its teeming shareholders and investors of even greater returns in the coming months, with the bank having established a diversified…

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Sanwo-Olu Boosts Teachers’ Morale, Presents Them with 13 Cars for Outstanding Performance

Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has presented car gifts to 13 outstanding school teachers and administrators in public schools across the state. The 13 teachers were honoured were among 23 semi-finalists selected from over 3,000 applications who applied for the State’s Merit Award selection process captured under the State’s Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu, B.O.S Education…

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It Was a Tongue Slip- Bola Tinubu Said He Meant FG Should Recruit 5 Million Youths, Not 50 Million

All Progressives Congress (APC)Chieftain Asiwaju Bola Tinubu has retraced his speech, he has now said that he never meant that the Federal Government should employ 50 million but 5 million youths into the Nigerian Army and other agencies to boost the fight against terrorism, banditry and others. On Monday at the 12th Bola Tinubu Colloquium…

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“Women should be taken more seriously than dancing at a function”- Amaechi On Women Being Far More Intelligent Than Men 

The Minister of Transportation, Hon Rotimi Amaechi, says women deserve more role in government because they are far more intelligent than men. He disclosed that the 35percent affirmative action policy currently being given to women is not enough considering the intelligence and capacity being displayed by the female gender. Speaking as a Guest at the…

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Drama on Board Air Peace Flight as Traditional Ruler Ilomuanya Hits Ex Imo State Gov. Okorocha with His Walking Stick

Eze Cletus Ilomuanya On Sunday, inside the business class section of Air Peace at the Sam Mbakwe International Cargo Airport, Owerri, the former Chairman of the Imo State Council of Traditional Rulers, Eze Cletus Ilomuanya is reported to have attacked ex-Imo State Governor Rochas Okorocha, The Nation reports. According to eyewitnesses Ilomuanya was calmly seated,…

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Ortom Meets Buhari, Denies Faking Attempt on His Life By Gunmen

Benue state Governor Samuel Ortom on Tuesday stormed the Presidential Villa Abuja to meet with President Muhammadu Buhari on the insecurity in his domain especially the recent assassination attempt on his life by yet to be identified armed men. Speaking to State House Correspondents after the closed-door meeting, Ortom said he was in the Presidential Villa, Abuja to discuss security…

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