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I believe in Buhari’s good intentions to better the lots of Nigerians, Ndigbo – Okonkwo

Nollywood actor, Kenneth Okonkwo has blast those who criticized him for supporting President Buhari saying that he believes in Buhari’s good intentions to better the lots of Nigerians and that of Ndigbo. Kenneth Okonkwo had said that the South Eastern [...]

August 4, 2018 Government and politics

Bauchi bye-election: Safiya Mohammed concedes defeat, backs APC candidate, Gumau

Ahead of the August 11 bye-election in Bauchi South Senatorial district, Safiya Iliyasu Mohammed, who recently lost the All Progressives Congress ticket to Yahaya Gumau, has conceded defeat. Safiya also declared support for her opponent, Gumau ahead of the bye-election. [...]

August 4, 2018 Government and politics

Omokri speaks on alleged plot to kill Rev Father Mbaka under Jonathan

Reno Omokri, former aide to immediate past president, Goodluck Jonathan, on Thursday called out the Spiritual Director, Adoration Ministry, Enugu Nigeria, Rev. Fr. Ejike Mbaka for wrongly accusing the past administration. Omokri said the fiery cleric wrongly accused Jonathan of [...]

August 4, 2018 Government and politics

Nigerian govt speaks on using court to unseat Saraki as Senate President

Nigeria’s Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed, has labeled the opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP) “reckless and desperate”, over their claims that the federal government and the All Progressives Congress (APC), intended to obtain an interim court order to declare the [...]

August 4, 2018 Government and politics

Ebola cases in DR Congo ‘will rise in coming days’ – WHO

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has raised the alarm that cases from the resurgent Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) are expected to rise in the coming days. WHO’s Deputy Director General of Emergency Preparedness and [...]

August 4, 2018 Health issues

ANALYSIS : What next for ‘sacked’ Imo Deputy Governor Madumere

On Monday, in Imo State, the controversial removal of the state deputy governor, Eze Madumere, was finally actualised on the floor of the state House of Assembly. The deputy governor was sacked by 19 out of the 27 members of [...]

August 4, 2018 Government and politics

See The Full List Of AMAA Nominees

The African Movies Academy Awards 2018 Nominations Party nomination list is out. Check out the full list: EFERE OZAKO AMAA 2018 award for Best Short Film Dem Dem – Senegal/Belgium Zenith – Cameroun/USA It Rains on Ouga – Burkina Faso In Shadows – Kenya [...]

August 4, 2018 entertainment

APC will sustain tradition of carrying everybody along, assures Oshiomhole

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, yesterday, said the party was committed to sustaining the tradition of carrying along everybody to achieve victory in the forthcoming elections. Oshiomhole gave the hint in Benin City, when hundreds [...]

August 4, 2018 Government and politics

APC chief silent over purported defection of Ayade, Ugwuanyi, Umahi, as Timi Frank dumps party

Timi Frank dumps party: As far as the National Vice Chairman, South-South, of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Hilliard Eta is concerned, the purported moves by three state governors of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to defect [...]

August 4, 2018 Government and politics

Flood kills one person, destroys 40 houses in Kano state

Flood kills one person, destroys 40 houses in Kano state: A heavy rainfall on Thursday claimed the life of one person and destroyed over 40 houses in Dambatta local government area of Kano state. The down pour which started around [...]

August 4, 2018 Environmental issues