Apga Disqualification Of Chukwuma Umeoji And 4 Others For Anambra State Gubernatoral Primary Election: Least Expected Of A Party With Clear Political Ideology

By Anaso, Obiekwe Edwin The recent political drama and intrigues playing out from the leading political party in Anambra state can be best described as a fall out of a house divided... Read more »

Anambra 2021: Dr Godwin Maduka Fits Well To Prof Pat Utomi’s Description Of Who Should Be In Politics

Anybody who wants to serve and gives sacrificially of himself to elevate the lives of others should come into politics- Prof Pat Utomi. Prof Pat Utomi needs no introduction in any circle.... Read more »
Bawa Buhari

Threat to life: Nothing must happen to EFCC boss, Bawa – HURIWA to Buhari

Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria, HURIWA, has warned that nothing untoward or sinister must happen to the Chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Abdulrasheed Bawa. As Akelicious reported earlier,... Read more »
Reno Omokri

Reno Omokri Advises Married Men On What To Do Whenever Their Wives Call Them ‘Useless Man’

Former aide to ex-President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, Reno Omokri has taken to his verified twitter page to advise married men on what to do whenever their wives insults them. Reno Omokri usually... Read more »
Wike Tells Buhari

Don’t move your responsibility to tackle insecurity in the country to governors, Wike Tells Buhari

The Rivers State Governor, His Excellency Nyesom Wike , told President Mohammadu Buhari not to move his constitutional responsibilities to fight insecurities in the country to Governors.  According to the Governor, he... Read more »
EFCC Boss

Name Minister Involved In Laundering Of $37.5million Or Resign— Northern Youths Warn EFCC Boss

The Northern Youths Council of Nigeria (NYCN) has asked the Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC), Abdulrasheed Bawa, to name and shame the minister and Managing Director of a... Read more »
Buhari's Regime

Buhari’s Regime Proposes One-Year Jail Term For Violators Of Amended Broadcasting Bill

Media organisations, personnel and workers who violate sections of the amended National Broadcasting Commission Act, which is still being considered by the National Assembly, will get one-year jail term, in addition to... Read more »
Unknown Gunmen

Breaking: Unknown Gunmen Behead Imo Lawmaker’s Gateman, Set House Ablaze

Unknown gunmen on Wednesday attacked the country home of the member representing Orsu State Constituency in the Imo State House of Assembly, Ekene Nnodumele, in Ebenato, Awo Idemili, beheading a gateman on... Read more »
Chimamanda Adichie

Chimamanda Adichie Clears The Air On Allegations Of Hating Transgender People

Veteran writer, Chimamanda Adichie has debunked claims that she is transphobic as alleged in some quarters.  Transphobia, according to the Merriam Webster Dictionary is the ‘irrational fear of, aversion to, or discrimination... Read more »
IPOB Lawyer, Ejiofor

Breaking: Military Sources Reveals Why Nigerian Army Is Desperately Looking For IPOB Lawyer, Ejiofor

The Nigerian Army will stop at nothing until they arrest a top lawyer of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Ifeanyi Ejiofor, whose three domestic workers are still with the military. Military... Read more »

Breaking: Lagos Court DENIES Actor, Baba Ijesha Bail In Child Molestation Case

A magistrate’s court sitting in Lagos state has denied Nollywood actor, Olanrewaju Omiyinka, popularly known as Baba Ijesha bail in the ongoing trial over alleged sexual assault. The actor was arrested and... Read more »
Simi

Simi Dismisses Pregnancy Speculations

Sensational Nigerian singer and songwriter Simisola Kosoko Gold better known as Simi, has dismissed the rumours that she is pregnant with baby number two. Naija News reports the Duduke singer sparks pregnancy speculations after... Read more »
ISWAP

Breaking: ISWAP Attack Military Base In Borno Ahead Of Buhari’s Visit

The Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP) on Tuesday attacked a military formation in the southern part of Borno State, carting away weapons after a fierce gun battle with the troops.... Read more »

Coca-Cola loses $4 billion as Ronaldo removes its bottles and endorses water

Footballer Cristiano Ronaldo’s removal of two Coca-Cola bottles during a press conference at the Euro 2020 has led to drastic loss for the drinks giant. The 36-year-old winger had removed the coca-cola... Read more »

Breaking: 2021/2022 Premier League Fixtures Released

The fixtures for the 2021/2022 Premier League season were released on Wednesday morning. Champions Manchester City begin the defence of their title with a mouthwatering trip to Tottenham Hotspur. It remains to... Read more »

Breaking: EFCC, AMCON Fight Over Diezani Alison-Madueke Recovered Assets

There is a clash between two federal government agencies – the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) – over some recovered assets. Akelicious gathered that the assets... Read more »

Re: ILF And Disqualification Of Dr. Godwin Maduka

PRESS RELEASE Our attention has been drawn to a campaign of calumny orchestrated by a political group serving short sighted aims against the person and character of Dr. Godwin Maduka. Indeed, it... Read more »

Monica lauds Gov. Umahi’s Decision to Employ Extra 5,000 Civil Servants

Commendations have continued to trail the decision of the people’s Governor of Ebonyi State, and Chairman, Southeast Governors Forum, Engr. Dave Umahi, to take another 3,000 young people off the labor market... Read more »

Breaking: Instagram deletes Adamu Garba’s account

Former Presidential Aspirant, Adamu Garba’s Instagram account has been deleted. This occurred shortly after Google deleted his Crowwe app from the Google Play Store. Nigerians had taken to google play store to drop horrible... Read more »

Benue Govt debunks report of sponsoring attacks on cattle breeders in Nasarawa

The Benue State Government has debunked a report alleging that Governor Samuel Ortom sponsored attacks on cattle breeders in Nasarawa State with two military aircraft. Akelicious reports that a national newspaper, on... Read more »

7 Million Nigerians Plunged Into Poverty – World Bank

Barely three days after President Muhammadu Buhari announced that his administration has lifted 10 million people out of poverty, the World Bank said the rising prices of goods have pushed seven million... Read more »

EFCC Boss Reveals How Minister Laundered $37m Through Property Deal

Financial Crimes Commission, Abdulrasheed Bawa, has described the real estate sector as one with grand scale corruption in the country. The EFCC boss added that about 90 to 100 percent of resources... Read more »

Governor Hope Uzodimma Inaugurates Imo State Covid 19 Action And Economic Stimulus Program Steering Committee

His Excellency the Distinguished Senator Hope Uzodimma yesterday the 15th June 2021, inaugurated the Imo State Steering Committee on Nigeria COVID-19 Action Recovery and Economic Stimulus (NG-CARES) The NG-CARES is an initiative... Read more »

Osinbajo Drives Electric Car Assembled In Nigeria (Video)

After driving Kona, the assembled-in-Nigeria electric car at the ongoing Made-in-Nigeria exhibition, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, has concluded that the drive was fantastic and the making of the innovative car as... Read more »

2023: Why Tinubu May Decide To Play Osinbajo As His Trump Card

Politics of 2023 has started and the process of brining onboard fresh heads for the plum seat, is in full throttle with the unabashed interest of the National Leader of the All... Read more »

#UgwuanyiIsWorking: Pete Edochie Speaks On Enugu’s Infrastructural Development

Veteran Nollywood actor, Pete Edochie bares his mind on Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi’s giant strides in infrastructural development in spite of the nation’s economic challenges and state’s lean resources, as he inspects the... Read more »

Delta Guber 2023: “Better Delta State CEO” Drums Support For Ijaw Ethnic Nationality

By Victor Bieni, Asaba A political scientist and Executive Director “Better Delta State,” Dr Isaac Obominuru has offered his thoughts on what he calls a critical study of the Delta State political... Read more »

Ahead Of The Primary And General Election In Anambra State Dr. Godwin Maduka Of The Pdp Emerges Victorious In Online Voting

Prof. Basil Ezeani Ahead of primary election in Anambra State Dr. Godwin Maduka of the PDP emerges victorious in online voting. Dr. Godwin Maduka defeated, Uche Ekwunife, Valentine Ozigbo, Obiora Okonkwo, Soludo,... Read more »

Gov. Uzodimma, Set To Establish An Insurance Policy For Security Operatives

Imo State Governor, Senator Hope Uzodinma, has unravelled plans of establishing an insurance policy that will help boast the moral of security operatives serving in the State. The Governor disclosed this when... Read more »

Insecurity: Agitators were excluded, southeast leaders trying to impress Buhari with cosmetic solution-Ohanaeze

By: Chijindu Emeruwa Okechukwu Isiguzoro, the Secretary General of the apex Igbo socio-cultural organization, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has beratedthe recent security meeting of southeast leaders with representatives of the federal government held in... Read more »

Governor Okezie Ikpeazu: Redefining Abia State as industrial hub of Nigeria

By Bisi Ezekiel Since the inauguration of Dr. Victor Okezie Ikpeazu as Executive Governor of Abia State on May 29,2015, the peaceful Southeastern state has pick up on a gradual trend to... Read more »

Issuance of Certificate: Wait for Ratification of Candidate by CEC, Umuojians Tell Anambra State Govt

By Abuchi Onwumelu Following the continued Igweship tussle in Umuoji ancient kingdom where two illustrious sons are laying claim to the traditional stool of the town, concerned indigenes of the community have... Read more »

Breaking: Buhari,FG Has Killed 513 Igbos, Arrested 2,436, 854 Missing In 160 Days— Ohaneze

The apex Igbo socio-cultural group, Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide has condemned the refusal of Northern elders to speak against the alleged continued marginalisation of Igbo people. In a statement signed on Tuesday by... Read more »

Abia: Ohafia Traditional Rulers Seek End To Harassment, Want Return Of Social Life

Traditional Rulers in Ohafia local government area of Abia State under the aegis of Council of Ohafia Monarchs have appealed to the Nigerian Army to identify youths in the community said to... Read more »

I Receive Death Threats, Corruption Is Fighting Back – EFCC Boss

The Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Abdulrasheed Bawa, has claimed that he frequently receives death threats, Akelicious reports. This was said by the head of the anti-corruption agency in an... Read more »

Breaking: Bakassi Boys Vigilante Group Returns, Kills Six In Anambra State (Video)

An unorthodox vigilante group known as ‘Bakasi boys’ who engaged in jungle justice in Anambra state have resurfaced after two decades to crush cultists and other criminals has allegedly killed six suspects.... Read more »

You’re A Disgrace For Comparing Buhari To Jesus Christ – Primate Ayodele Lambasts Muric

The Leader Of INRI Evangelical Spiritual Church, Primate Elijah Ayodele has lambasted the Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) for comparing President Muhammadu Buhari to Jesus Christ. Ayodele In a statement released by his... Read more »

Why Nigerians hate Igbo, by Chinua Achebe Achebe

Nigeria’s foremost novelist Chinua Achebe wrote that Nigerians, especially of the Hausa/Fulani and the Yoruba stocks, do not like his Igbo ethnic group because of the southeast’s cultural advantage He made this claim... Read more »

Crisis Deepens In Nigerian Athletics As Two Factional Leaders Emerge

Two parallel elections were held in Kebbiand Abuja on Monday to elect leadersfor the Athletics Federation of Nigeria(AFN). One of the elections produced IbrahimGusau as president while the otherproduced Tonobok Okowa as... Read more »

Nigerian Representative At Miss Africa Russia 2021, Eson Janet, Displays The #endsars Flag (Video)

Miss Africa Russia representative from Nigeria, Udeh Chiamaka Victoria steps out with a blood stained Nigerian flag at the recently concluded beauty pageant. Read more »

Reno Omokri Accused Of Enjoying Abroad With Stolen Government Money, See His Reaction

Former Presidential Aide, Reno Omokri has shared his affluent historical background to his followers in reply to a Facebook user who accused him of enjoying life abroad with the money he stole... Read more »

Lagos – Ibadan Rail Line: Amaechi, A Very Personification Of Service – Eze

…Congratulates Nigerians, Hails Buhari for His Faith on Transportation Minister Erstwhile National Publicity Secretary of the defunct New People’s Democratic Party (nPDP) and Chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress, Chief Eze... Read more »

APGA Leadership Has Told Whomever That Cares To Listen That Anambra Is Not For Sale

Some people sent me a private chat saying that they are waiting for my reaction to the disqualification of APGA Judas iscariot. Well, my reaction is that the leadership of APGA did... Read more »

Presidency Opens Up On Cabal Hijacking Government

Presidential Spokesman, Garba Shehu has said that President Muhammadu Buhari has always been in control of his government. This is contrary to widespread belief that there was a ‘cabal’ behind the scene... Read more »

Adamu Garba reacts to deletion of Crowwe App

The Chief Executive Officer, IPI Group, Adamu Garba, has revealed that he asked Google to remove his app, Crowwe over a glitch. This is contrary to widespread reports that Google removed his... Read more »

Bobrisky Finally Reveals The Real Reason Why He Risked His Life To Increase His Butt And Hips

Controversial crossdresser, Okuneye Idris Olarenwaju better known as Bobrisky has finally revealed why he’s risking his life to undergo Brazillian-Butt surgery. Naija News understands that the Nigerian barbie recently underwent butt-lift surgery to enhance his buttock... Read more »

Buhari Is A Willing Horse Nigerians Want To Ride To Death – Ngige

Minister of Labour and Employment Dr Chris Ngige says President Muhammadu Buhari has tolerated a lot from critics, reiterating that many Nigerians want to stretch him (Buhari) beyond reasonable limits.  Ngige spoke... Read more »

My People Say They Have No Land For Ranching – Umahi

Ebonyi State Governor, Dave Umahi, says his people have no land to give out for cattle ranching. Governor Umahi stated this on Monday evening while appearing as a guest on Channels Television’s ‘Politics... Read more »

Insecurity: Aisha Buhari Calls For Recruitment Of More Security Operatives

The First Lady, Aisha Buhari, has urged appropriate authorities to conclude the employment of more security officers to address the intractable security problems facing the nation. According to a statement by her... Read more »

Referendum For Biafra Only Way To Achieve National Peace — Northern Group

The Coalition of Northern Groups, CNG has stated that only a referendum on Biafra for the Igbos will guarantee a peaceful existence for Nigeria. In a statement on Monday signed by the... Read more »

Why Donald Trump’s Face Appears Every Time Someone Search For “IDIOT” On Google

Finally CEO of Google Mr. Sundar Pichai Explains that why Donald Trump’s Face Appears When You Google ‘Idiot’. This Embarrassing Question has been asked by Democratic Congresswoman Zoe Lofgren during a recent... Read more »

Breaking: Afenifere, Ohanaeze, South-south Demand New Constitution Before 2023

Major socio-political organisations in Nigeria have demanded what they described as a “new people-oriented federal constitution” before the 2023 general elections, saying the 1999 constitution does not represent the interest of the... Read more »

Disqualification: Nwankpo Submits To APGA Appeal Committee

By Dr. Harris Chuma-Odili FCMsp The governorship aspirant under the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) in Anambra State, Nze Akachukwu Sullivan Nwankpo, has appealed against his disqualification by the Governorship Screening Committee... Read more »

Breaking: NLC Declares Indefinite Strike In Nasarawa

The Organised Labour in Nasarawa State will commence an indefinite industrial action from Tuesday, June 15, 2021, over the non-implementation of N30, 000 minimum wage and other welfare-related issues in the state.... Read more »

Nigeria’s Security In Your Hands, PDP Governors Reply President Buhari

The Governors Forum of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said the security of the country is in the hands of President Muhammadu Buhari. The forum stated this in a communique issued... Read more »

Sowore Blasts Mikel Obi Over Support For Governor Yahaya Bello

Human rights activist, Omoyele Sowore, has lambasted Nigerian footballer, Mikel Obi, who pledged his support for the political aspirations of Kogi governor, Yahaya Bello. On Sunday, Obi paid a courtesy visit to... Read more »

Messi deserves a happy ending – Fabregas

Monaco playmaker, Cesc Fabregas, has said Lionel Messi deserves a happy ending at Barcelona. However, he admitted Messi needs time to consider his “very personal decision” of whether to remain or leave... Read more »

JAMB extends 2021/2022 registration deadline

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB has announced another extension of 2021/2022 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME registration deadline. This was disclosed in a statement on Monday by JAMB’s spokesman, Dr.... Read more »

Aftermath of Screening: Nze Akachukwu Nwankpo Campaign Organization Calls for Calm

By Glory Solomon Once again, Nze Akachukwu Nwankpo has demonstrated his commitment to peaceful governorship polls in Anambra State by calling for calm in the face of his pending clearance by the... Read more »

Gov. Hope Uzodimma Declares To Make Victims Of Imo Attacks As Heroes

While the state is breathing a fresh air of peace and tranquility coupled with law and order being maintained by all and sundry, it is a pointer that normalcy has been restored... Read more »