Monthly Archives: May 2019

Editors Disown Group Over Phantom Awards

The Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE), has dissociated itself from an award and issuance of certificates to some people by Foundation for Transparency and Accountability,  a Non Governmental Organisation, which purportedly took the action in collaboration with Nigeria Guild of Editors. The NGE, the umbrella professional body for the leadership of print, broadcast and online media in Nigeria, says it ...

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Anti-Democratic Elements Are After Me, Atiku Raises Alarm

Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar, has raised an alert that plans are afoot by unscrupulous and anti-democratic elements to contrive skirmishes in the coming weeks aimed at smearing his personality. Media Adviser to the former Vice President, Paul Ibe, in a press statement on Thursday said that it was ...

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APC Congratulates Fayemi On Election As Chairman Nigeria Governors’ Forum

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has congratulated the Governor of Ekiti State, Kayode Fayemi, on his election as the new Chairman of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF). In a statement signed by the National Publicity Secretary,  Mallam Lanre Issa-Onilu, the APC said NGF’s unanimous election of Fayemi to lead the Forum till 2021 was ...

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Group Offers Scholarship To Five Unizik Students

A youth based human right and good governance  advocacy group, Youth Advocates For Peace, Justice And Empowerment Network (YAPJEN),  on Wednesday offered scholarships to five Undergraduates of Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka. Amb. Timothy Nwachukwu, the Executive Director of YAPJEN made  the cash presentation of  the scholarship award at the Law Students Senate Legislative Day and Award ceremony which held at ...

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Atiku Commends Justice Bulkachuwa, Says She Is Courageous

Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar,  has commended Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa for recusing herself from the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal. In a statement signed he personally signed and made available to NewsProbe, Atiku said “one of the principal maxims of the Common Law is nemo judex in causa sua (no man shall be a judge in ...

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Renewed Increase In Idol Worship Worries Anambra SSG

Secretary to Anambra State Government (SSG), Prof. Solo Chukwulobelu, has expressed concerns over renewed increase in idol worship in many parts of the country, including the South East. Chukwulobelu made the observation in Nnewi, during the 70th birthday celebration of General Overseer of Life Care Gospel Ministry, Bishop Jonathan Ikegwuonu. He said it was worrisome that a number of people ...

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Breaking: Bulkachuwa Withdraws From Presidential Election Petition Tribunal

The President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa, has withdrawn as a member of the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal. The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, had alleged that Bulkachuwa would likely be biased because she is married to a Senator-elect who belongs to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). The Punch reports ...

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FG To Clear Apapa Congestion Within Two Weeks

A Presidential directive has been issued for the immediate clearing up of the Apapa gridlock and the restoration of law and order to Apapa and its environs within 2 weeks. The directive mandates the immediate removal of all trucks from the bridges and roads within Apapa and all adjoining streets leading into the Apapa axis. To facilitate this important assignment, ...

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