Monthly Archives: July 2018

Group Accuses Security Outfit Of Masterminding Killings Of People In Bayelsa

A non-governmental organisation, Kimisese Mass Movement for Good Governance, has raised the alarm that a surveillance security contractors, Darlong Security Services, has allegedly been masterminding the killing of some persons in some creeks in Bayelsa State. The Chairman, KMMGG, Mr. Charles Kuroteizi, made the allegation at a press conference on Thursday in Yenagoa, the state capital. The security outfit has ...

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Obi Marks Birthday With Students, Warns Against Lavish Celebrations

The former Governor of Anambra State, Mr. Peter Obi, has counselled students of secondary and tertiary institutions to shun the craze for celebration of birthdays and similar social events now and concentrate on their studies. He gave this advice during his interaction with the students of Holy Rosary College, Nsugbe –one of the schools slated to share from his 57th birthday gifts. Mr. Obi had requested those who intended to give ...

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‘Buhari’s Team, APC Offer Opposition Parties N50m’

The African Democratic Congress has alleged that the All Progressives Congress and the President Muhammadu Buhari team are offering opposition parties N50m to compromise them. The National Chairman of the ADC, Ralphs Nwosu, said this in his welcome address at a meeting with a team of officials of the National Democratic Institute and International Republican Institute at the party’s headquarters ...

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APC Postpones Osun Gov Primary Election

The All Progressives Congress (APC) Primaries to elect the Party’s candidate for the forthcoming Osun State governorship election has been postponed from Thursday 19thJuly, 2018 to Friday 20th July, 2018. However, a meeting between the Primary Election Committee chaired by Zamfara State Governor, Abdul’aziz Abubakar Yari, and stakeholders will hold at the Osun State capital, Oshogbo on Thursday.

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2019: Obiano Sets Up Committee To Vet Candidates

Raymond Ozoji, Awka Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra state has set up a committee to vet candidates who want to fly the party’s flag in the 2019 general elections. The essence of setting up the committee was to ensure that the party carefully scrutinised antecedents and records of candidates to avoid wrong decisions. State Publicity Secretary of the All Progressive ...

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 Anambra PDP Condemns Ekiti Governorship Election

Raymond Ozoji, Awka The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Anambra state has condemned the conduct and outcome of the just concluded Ekiti governorship election where Dr. Kayode Fayemi of the All Progressive Congress emerged winner. The chairman of the party in the state Hon. Ndubisi Nwobu alleged that PDP won the governorship election in Ekiti state but the mandate was ...

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FG Will Provide Support, Relief Materials For Katsina Flood Victims, Says Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, has expressed the condolences of the Federal Government to the people affected by the tragic flooding in Katsina State on Monday, stating that the Buhari administration will ensure that it provides relief materials and support for those affected. Prof. Osinbajo stated this on Tuesday night when he made an unscheduled stop at the border town ...

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Obasanjo Writes Northern Elders Over Serious Danger To Nigeria’s Democracy

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has written another caustic letter on the state of the nation, six months after he addressed one to President Muhammadu Buhari, triggering an unexpected backlash that questioned the morality of his position. This time, the letter was addressed to the Chairman of Northern Elders Forum, Prof. Ango Abdullahi. It was delivered by former Osun State Governor ...

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FRSC Expresses Concern Over Non-Compliance To Road Signs In Anambra

Raymond Ozoji, Awka The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) has expressed deep concern over what it sees as brazen non-compliance and non-observance to road signs and traffic regulations in Anambra state. The commission noted that even though the signs were strategically located at vantage positions, people still violated them indiscriminately thereby causing avoidable accidents on the roads. Making the observation ...

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