Stop Muzzling Nigerians – Soyinka Warns FG

August 25, 2019 Umehng 0

  Nobel Laureate, Wole Soyinka, has asked the federal government to quit “trying to muzzle people” when they gather to discuss and exchange ideas. Soyinka spoke on Saturday in Badagry at the unveiling of an art gallery in commemoration of […]

Buhari Govt Knows Those Causing Unrest In Nigeria – Falana

August 20, 2019 Umehng 0

  Rights activist Femi Falana (SAN) on Monday said President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration knows those causing unrest in the country and should go after them. Falana spoke at the Coalition for Revolution’s (CORE’s) working consultative assembly, with the theme: Democracy, […]

Supreme Court Strikes Out Atiku, PDP’s Appeal

August 20, 2019 Umehng 0

  The Supreme Court on Tuesday struck out an appeal filed by the Peoples Democratic Party and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar. A five-man panel led by Justice Dattijo Muhammad said the appeal was statute-barred. The appeal was filed by […]

Buhari Remains Best Hope For Economy – Garba Shehu

August 8, 2019 Umehng 0

  Garba Shehu, presidential spokesman, says President Muhammadu Buhari remains the best person to prevent the Nigerian economy from collapsing. The spokesman said this in response to an accusation by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) that Buhari has brought ruin […]

EFCC Uncovers 21 Exotic Cars From Yari’s Residence

August 6, 2019 Umehng 0

  Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have reportedly discovered 21 exotic cars during a raid at the Talata-Mafara residence of Abdulaziz Yari, immediate past governor of Zamfara State. EFCC had conducted a search of Yari’s residence […]

Wike Sacks Rivers Varsity VC, Deputy

August 4, 2019 Umehng 0

  The Vice Chancellor (VC), Rivers State University, (RSU), Professor Blessing Didia, has been sacked by the state governor, Nyesom Wike. This was disclosed in a statement Saturday by the Permanent Secretary, State Ministry of Education, Dagogo Adonye Hart, saying […]

Kano LG APC Suspends Abdulmumin Jibrin

August 1, 2019 Umehng 0

  The All Progressive Congress (APC) in Bewaji local government area of Kano State has suspended Abdulmumin Jibrin, a member of House of Representatives. According to a statement signed by Suleiman Gwarmai, chairman of the APC in Bebeji, the lawmaker […]