Monthly Archives: December 2018

Fear As Kidnappers Go On The Rampage In Anambra

No cause for alarm, says police command At Umunze, a community in Orumba South Local Government Area of Anambra State, a thick fog of fear pervades the atmosphere. This follows the abduction of a number of people from the community. The first was the taking of Okwuchi Njoku, from a marketplace by suspected kidnappers. The victim, a lecturer in the ...

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Afenifere, Ohanaeze, PDP Knock Osinbajo For Wooing Yoruba With 2023 Presidency

The pan-Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere; Ohanaeze Ndigbo, the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Uche Secondus, and the African Action Congress on Sunday faulted a statement credited to Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo that the victory of President Muhammadu Buhari in the 2019 presidential election would guarantee South-West Presidency in 2023. Osinbajo, who on Saturday went on a house-to-house campaign in ...

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I’ll Win Like Trump, Says Anambra SDP Senatorial Candidate, Chukwuelue

Raymond Ozoji, Awka Candidate of the Social Democratic Party for next year’s general elections, Barr. Tony Chukwuelue, has exhibited an uncommon confidence that he would win Anambra-Central senatorial election like the President of the United States of America Donald Trump. Chukwuelue said none had the premonition that the incumbent president of the United States of America would win the election ...

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Christmas: Catholic Bishop Harps On Truth To Redeem Nigeria From Abysmal Darkness 

Raymond Ozoji, Awka The Catholic Bishop of Awka Diocese, His Lordship Most Rev. Dr. Paulinus Chukwuemeka Ezeokafor, has tasked Christians across the country to pursue truth and honesty in order to redeem the nation from abysmal darkness as the world commemorates the birth of Jesus Christ. The bishop stated this in his Christmas message made available to journalists by his ...

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Tansian Varsity VC Debunks Alleged N23m Debt To Rojeny Boss

Raymond Ozoji, Awka Vice Chancellor Tansian University Umunya, Oyi local government area of Anambra state, Rev. Prof. Jonhbosco Akam, has debunked allegations of a certain N23 million debt purportedly owed one Rommy Ezeonwuka over the premises upon which the Oba campus of the university operated in Idemili-south council area. Akam who spoke with our correspondent at Central School Amesi in ...

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Nigeria Won’t Survive Another Four Years Of Buhari, Says Peter Obi

…speaks on how they’ll fix the economy if voted into power  Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Peter Obi, at the weekend gave an idea of how he and the party’s Presidential Candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, would fix the country’s economy if voted into power by Nigerians during the February 2019 election. Obi, who was fielding ...

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Yuletide: LAKE Rice Is Available, Lagos Assures Residents

The Lagos State Government has assured residents of the availability of LAKE Rice in all approved designated sales centres, outlets and shops across the State from Saturday 22nd December, 2018. The Commissioner for Agriculture, Mr. Oluwatoyin Suarau, who stated this in his office over the weekend urged residents to visit any of the approved sales centres, outlets and shops to buy ...

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Agbaje Group Accuses Lagos APC Of Compromising PVCs For N10,000

Lagos PDP Says APC Overheating The Polity The campaign organisation of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Governorship Candidate for Lagos, Mr. Jimi Agbaje, has accused the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) of cloning and compromising Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) for N10,000 preparatory to rigging the 2019 polls in the state. APC agents have been sneaking from street to street and ...

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Budget 2019 Is Fundamentally Flawed

By Atiku Abubakar President Muhammadu Buhari presented the 2019 Budget Proposals to the Joint Session of the National Assembly on Wednesday 20 December 2018. Its key aim is to, according to the President, ‘further place the economy on the path of inclusive, diversified and sustainable growth in order to continue to lift significant numbers of our citizens out of poverty’. ...

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SERAP Sues Saraki For ‘Paying Dariye N14.2m Monthly Allowances In Prison’

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has filed a lawsuit asking the Federal High Court in Lagos to “stop the Senate President Bukola Saraki from paying former Plateau State governor, Senator Joshua Dariye N14.2 million monthly allowances while he serves out a 10-year prison sentence for corruption because such payment violates Nigerian law and international obligations.” According to SERAP’s lawsuit, Mr ...

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