Igwe MacAnthony Okonkwo Tendered Apology To Governor Willie Obiano

Igwe MacAnthony Okonkwo Tendered Apology To Governor Willie Obiano

Igwe MacAnthony Okonkwo, one of the 12 suspended traditional rulers in Anambra state has tendered an unreserved apology to Governor Willie Obiano. Okonkwo, who is the ruler of Alor in Idemili South... Read more »
PDP Kicks As NBC Fines Radio Station

PDP Kicks As NBC Fines Radio Station

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has condemned the renewed clampdown on the media and gagging of free speech in our country by the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led Federal Government. This was contained... Read more »
Orji Kalu, Gov. Ugwuanyi

Enugu Agog As Orji Kalu, Gov. Ugwuanyi, Ekweremadu, Others Meet (Photos)

The Senate Chief Whip, Senator Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu, Enugu State governor, His Excellency Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi and the former Deputy Senate President , and Senator Representing Enugu West, Senator Ike Ekweremadu... Read more »
Husband Of Blue-eyed Risikat

I Still Love My Wife And Wants Her Back – Husband Of Blue-eyed Risikat

The last might not have been heard about the pathetic story of Risikat Azeez, 30, the blue-eyed mother of  two as her estranged husband, AbdulWasiu Omo-Dada, denied rejecting her and her children.... Read more »
Nigerian Military Steps Up Onslaught On Terrorists

Nigerian Military Steps Up Onslaught On Terrorists

In the aftermath of President Muhammadu Buhari’s consultations with state governors and security chiefs, the Nigerian military has intensified the ongoing onslaught on insurgents with a view to containing insecurity in the... Read more »
Yerima Shettima

Buhari-led Administration Has Mortgaged The Future Of Nigerians – Yerima Shettima

The Arewa Youths Consultative Forum, AYCF, has berated the President Muhammadu Buhari-led federal government over Nigeria’s current debt profile. AYCF President-General, Yerima Shettima in a chat with DAILY POST, said the Buhari-led... Read more »
Uzodimma Commissions Newly Constructed Roads In Owerri Municipality

Uzodimma Commissions Newly Constructed Roads In Owerri Municipality

In furtherance to State Government’s commitment to her Urban Renewal Policy, today, His Excellency Distinguished Senator Hope Uzodimma officially commissioned the newly reconstructed roads in Owerri Municipality. The roads included:- 1.) Douglas... Read more »

Withdrawal of the Rivers State Government from the NDE Scheme and Matters Arising

There are attempts by agents of the Rivers State Government to blackmail the All Progressives Congress and drag the party into a needless confrontation over the implementation of the ongoing employment scheme... Read more »

Wike Says He’ll Not Politicise Development Of Rivers

*Signs N15.8 billion contract for fifth flyover and other roads Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike says he will not politicise the development of the State. He has therefore reiterated his commitment... Read more »
Dr Alex Otti switches from APGA to APC

Dr Alex Otti switches from APGA to APC

Dr Alex Otti, former governorship candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) in Abia in 2015 and 2019 elections has declared for the All Progressives Congress (APC). Otti, who made his... Read more »

Governor Zulum Resettled another 500 households to Ajiri

Received permanent homes, Emergency relief and 50,000 each . Ongoing Rehabilitation of Road from Mafa – Ajiri town . Borno State Governor Professor Babagana Umara Zulum Resettled another 500 lhouseholds in Ajiri... Read more »

Security: Umahi accuse Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps for compromising

By: Emmanuel Nanji, ABAKALIKI The Ebonyi state government has accused men of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) for aiding arm robberies to rob traders shops at St Margate Umahi International... Read more »

Gov Ikpeazu pleased and happy with Abia Speaker, Chinedum Orji – PDP chieftain, Uche Nwabuisi

By Chijindu Emeruwa Uche Emmanuel Nwabuisi, a Stalwart of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has urged the newly elected State Working Committee, SWC, of the party in Abia State to shun any... Read more »

Breaking: Enugu Govt demolishes house of man who pulled down Airport fence

Enugu State Government demolishes house of man who pulled down Airport fence. more details Read more »
Gbajabiamila

Gbajabiamila Expresses Sadness Over Chief Folarin Coker’s Death

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila, has mourned the passing of elder statesman, Chief Nathaniel Folarin Coker (OON). The Speaker said Chief Coker, who died at the age... Read more »
4.3 Million Boko Haram Victims Face Hunger Says UN

4.3 Million Boko Haram Victims Face Hunger Says UN

United Nations has lamented that 4.3 million people are now facing hunger and food insecurity in troubled North-East. This is part of gloomy stories that came out of a High-Level Online Briefing... Read more »
Arewa Group Begs FG To Ban Porn Websites From Nigeria's Cyberspace

Arewa Group Begs FG To Ban Porn Websites From Nigeria’s Cyberspace

The request was first directed to the Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy, and later to the Ministry of Information and Culture, headed by Lai Mohammed. The group says individuals or companies... Read more »
Tanker Explosion Leaves 2 Dead In Imo State

Tanker Explosion Leaves 2 Dead In Imo State (Photos)

At least two people have been burnt to death following tanker explosion at Irete along Owerri/Onitsha road, Owerri, Imo State. AKELICIOUS gathered that the tanker loaded with fuel exploded in Irete, leaving... Read more »
El-rufai

El-rufai Accuses Clerics Of Instigating Violence In Kaduna State

The Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai has accused some clerics of instigating violence in the State. El-Rufai said the clerics use their platforms to preach disunity rather than peace which would benefit... Read more »
Ogun State Govt Lifts Weekends Lockdown

Ogun State Govt Lifts Weekends Lockdown

The State Governor, Dapo Abiodun, made this announcement on Friday, in a statement made available to journalists while giving an update on the efforts of the government in combating the COVID-19 pandemic... Read more »
Go back to work or be sacked, Ebonyi Govt tells striking judiciary workers

Go back to work or be sacked, Ebonyi Govt tells striking judiciary workers

The Ebonyi Government has ordered members of the Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN) in the state, to immediately suspended their industrial action or be sacked. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)... Read more »

Imo State Govt Assures NSCDC Of Support, Donates Land

The Commandant General of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Abdullahi Gana Muhammadu played host to the Executive Governor of Imo State His Excellency Hope Uzodinma who was on a solidarity visit... Read more »
Suspended Anambra Traditional Rulers

Suspended Anambra Traditional Rulers Hit Back, Suspends The Obi Of Onitsha

….as Arthur Eze gifts them brand new jeeps for their roles in the crisis. Some concerned traditional rulers from Anambra state, Thursday, suspended the Obi of Onitsha, Igwe Alfred Achebe as the... Read more »
Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu Aketi,

We’ll Continue To Develop Our Economy Through Massive Investment – Akeredolu

…Performs Groundbreaking Of Alape Garden City Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu Aketi, SAN, has reiterated his administration’s determination to continue to develop the economy of the state through massive investment instead... Read more »
7 Family Members Die Of Food Poisoning In Zamfara State

7 Family Members Die Of Food Poisoning In Zamfara State

Seven members of a family on Wednesday night died of food poisoning in Auki village of Bungidu local government area of Zamfara State. The family, comprising two housewives and their five children... Read more »
, Honourable Musa Mante

Breaking: Gunmen Kill Bauchi Assembly Member

A member of the Bauchi State House of Assembly representing Baraza Dass constituency, Honourable Musa Mante was killed by suspected gunmen on Thursday night at his residence in Dass. The gunmen, suspected... Read more »

APC Has Failed Nigerians On All Fronts Says Wike

*Says PDP is the only hope for the Country Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike says the All Progressives Congress (APC) has failed Nigerians on all fronts. Governor Wike made the remark... Read more »

Suspended Anambra Traditional Rulers Reacts Says It’s Abuse Of Power

…Say Their Suspension A Charade, Abuse Of Power.…Slams Suspension On Obi Of Onitsha As Chairman Of Anambra Traditional Rulers Council. The suspended Anambra traditional ruler under the aegis of concerned traditional rulers,... Read more »
Suspended Anambra Traditional Rulers

Arthur Eze Gifted 12 Suspended Traditional Rulers Brand-New Lexus Jeep – LX570

Prince Engr Arthur Eze has gifted each of the 12 traditional rulers from Anambra state who accompanied him to visit the presidency a brand-new Lexus Jeep – LX570. Earlier today AKELICIOUS reported... Read more »

We Are Here To Work, Ashafa To FHA ManagementAnd Staff

The newly inaugurated Managing Director of the Federal Housing Authority, Senator Gbenga Ashafa, today set the tone for his tenure in an introductory meeting with the Management and Staff of the Corporation... Read more »
Amnesty wants Kano singer’s death sentence quashed

Amnesty wants Kano singer’s death sentence quashed

Amnesty International on Thursday called on the authorities in Nigeria’s Kano state to overturn the death sentence imposed on a singer for alleged blasphemy of Prophet Mohammed. An Upper Islamic Sharia court... Read more »

Zulum, Sadiya Farouk,UN officials hold virtual briefings on Northeast humanitarian needs

Borno State Governor, Babagana Umara Zulum on Thursday participated in virtual briefing on steep deterioration of humanitarian situation in the North East Nigeria. Minister of Humanitarian, Disaster Risk Management And Social Development,... Read more »

Anambra Traditional Rulers Laud President Buhari For Developmental Strides In South East

Traditional rulers from Anambra State on Thursday expressed appreciation to President Muhammadu Buhari for his commitment to development of the country in general, and the South East in particular. The monarchs, led... Read more »

Enugu airport fence destruction: FG vows to prosecute perpetrator

*Says it will deploy all lawful means to protect national security asset *Aviation Minister applauds Buhari, Ugwuanyi’s intervention The federal government, on Thursday, vowed to apply all lawful means to prosecute one... Read more »

Anambra: Suspension of Traditional Rulers, wither APGA

Ogbuefi Dr. Harris Chuma-Odili I will start this piece with two popular proverbs in the standard Igbo orthography: ‘Okenye adighi nma ino na ulo, ewu amuo na ogbu’. (It is inappropriate for... Read more »

Heavy Duty and Haulage Transport: Abia Internal Revenue Service renews Appointment of approved Tax Collection Agent, berates Vogval Venture over unlawful activities

By Chijindu Emeruwa The Abia State internal Revenue Service, has approved the renewal of appointment Gach Energy Resources Limited, as Revenue Agent on Produce Haulage Fees Enforcement in the State. This was... Read more »

Royalty In Nigeria Is Subject To The Laws Of The Land

By Hon Tony Oneweek Muonagor SPAD. Every citizen of Nigeria (including the royal fathers or Kings, clergymen, the Keke rider or hairdresser) is under the Constitution and laws of Nigeria and the... Read more »

Takeup Abandoned Ughoton Express -Sapele Road Project Among Your Legacy Projects, Ughoton Community Begs Okowa

As Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta state celebrates five years anniversary into his administration, Ughoton community in Okpe Local Government Area has appealed to the Delta State Governor Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa to... Read more »

Ogun Lecturer Slumps, Dies Over Non-Payment Of Salary

Tragedy struck in Ogun when a Lecturer with the Tai Solarin College of Education (TASCE), Omu-Ijebu, Mr. Oladeji Adebolujo of Fine Arts Department, School of Vocational and Technical Education, reportedly slumped and... Read more »
Visa Restrictions

Nigerian Has Announced Visa Restrictions For The USA And Other Countries

The federal government may reciprocate the visa restriction imposed on its citizens by the United States and other countries, the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) has said. This Comptroller-General of the NIS, Mohammed... Read more »

With additional N148m, Zulum clears all backlogs owed corps members in Borno

Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno State on Wednesday approved the payment of N148,860,000 to clear the remaining backlog of arrears and monthly allowances being paid Corps members serving with Ministries, Departments and... Read more »

Nigeria Army bombs terrorists’ logistics, killing scores in Borno

Nigeria Air Task Force of Operation LAFIYA DOLE has bombed a Boko Haram terrorists’ logistics storage facility.t also neutralized several of their fighters at Yamud, along the Gulumba Gana-Kumshe axis of Borno.... Read more »
Governor,Diri Urges Oil Firms to Locate Headquarters in Bayelsa

Governor,Diri Urges Oil Firms to Locate Headquarters in Bayelsa

By Alike Ejiofor The governor, who allayed fears of insecurity, which had been the narrative of the oil companies, promised that his administration would ensure round the clock security of assets beneficial... Read more »
Federal Government denies placing order for Russian vaccine

Federal Government denies placing order for Russian vaccine

The Federal Government (FG), yesterday, said Nigeria had not placed order for any vaccines from Russia. It made the clarification following reports that about 20 countries had ordered billions of the controversial... Read more »
Obasanjo

Flush Out Older Generation In Political Activities, Obasanjo Tells Youths

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has called on African youths to take active part in political activities in their various countries, so as to flush out older generation from office.Obasanjo, who made the... Read more »
Edo Govt Uncovers Child-Selling Syndicate, Recovers Week-Old Baby

Edo Govt Uncovers Child-Selling Syndicate, Recovers Week-Old Baby

The Edo State Government has uncovered a baby-selling syndicate operating between Benin City and Anambra State, rescuing a one-week-old baby who was sold for over N300, 000. Attorney General and Commissioner for... Read more »
Governor Obiano suspends 13 traditional rulers

Governor Obiano suspends 12 traditional rulers

Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra state has suspended 12 more traditional rulers in the state for one year each. The suspension came few weeks after Obiano suspended Igwe Peter Uyanwa, ruler of... Read more »
Walter Carrington

Former US Ambassador To Nigeria, Walter Carrington Dies At 90

A former United States ambassador to Nigeria, Walter Carrington, is dead .His wife , Arese Carrington, announced the death in an email to The PUNCH on Wednesday , titled , “ Press... Read more »
Abike Dabiri-Erewa welcomes 94 stranded Nigerian girls from Lebanon

Abike Dabiri-Erewa welcomes 94 stranded Nigerian girls from Lebanon

Abike Dabiri-Erewa, the Chairman, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NiDCOM) on Wednesday ushered in 94 stranded Nigerians from Lebanon. The NiDCOM boss shared photos and video footage that shows the arrival of the... Read more »
Lance Corporal Babangida jailed for robbing, killing WHO official

Lance Corporal Babangida jailed for robbing, killing WHO official

A General Court Martial (GCM) sitting in Abuja has sentenced Lance Corporal Ibrahim Babangida to 55 years imprisonment over culpable homicide, burglary and theft. The soldier was alleged to have killed Bello... Read more »

DSS Releases Dr. Mailafia

The Department of State Services, DSS, has released Dr. Obadiah Mailafia after over seven hours of questioning. Read more »
ize iyamu and oshiomhole

Traditional rulers walk Ize-Iyamu and Oshiomhole out of palace in Edo

The unexpected is beginning to happen between the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the September 19 governorship election in Edo State, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, and his ‘principal sponsor’,... Read more »

Federal Lawmaker Loud’s Nigerian Youth’s Described Them As A Strength Of The Nation

By, Emmanuel Nnaji, ABAKALIKI As today is unique in the annals of history for it’s remarkable commemoration of International youths day, the Ebonyi adorable and youth’s friendly Federal Government lawmaker, His Honor,... Read more »

Breaking: Police Arrest 67 IPOB Members

The police in Imo State on Wednesday arrested 67 persons, suspected to be members of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and a native doctor, for alleged unlawful assembly. The state... Read more »

I Have No Link Whatsoever With Biafra Agitation – Mikel Obi

Former Super Eagles skipper, John Obi Mikel has denied reports in some sections of the media linking him to the Biafra agitation in Nigeria According to news published last month, it was... Read more »
President Buhari commissions Police Mobile Force Training College by proxy

President Buhari commissions Police Mobile Force Training College by proxy

President Muhammadu Buhari has commissioned by proxy the new Police Mobile Force Training College in Ende Hills, Nasarawa State. He was represented by the Minister of Police Affairs, Muhammad Maigari Dingyadi. In... Read more »
TB Joshua

Edo 2020: TB Joshua opens up on purported prediction of winner

Founder, Synagogue Church of All Nations, SCOAN, Prophet T.B Joshua has opened up on his purported prediction of winner of the forthcoming governorship election in Edo State. Joshua described the stories being... Read more »
EFCC officials

2 Lebanese arrested attempting to smuggle $890,000 out of Nigeria

Two Lebanese, Dina Jihad Khali and Chamseddine Waell Mohmmed, have been arrested for attempting to smuggle $890,000 out of Nigeria, through the Port Harcourt International Airport, Omagwa. They were arrested by officers... Read more »
magu and fcmb

Magu Probe: We didn’t mistakenly transfer N573m into Omale’s account – FCMB

First City Monument Bank, FCMB, has debunked reports that the sum of N573 million was mistakenly transferred into the account of Pastor Emmanuel Omale in error. Pastor Omale is an associate of... Read more »

International Youths Day: Ben Ayade, felicitate Nigerian Youths

The Cross River State Governor, Sen Prof Ben Ayade, has felicitated with the Nigerian Youths on the occasion of the International Youths Day Celebration, 2020. Speaking through the Commissioner for Education, Hon.... Read more »