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Why We Deployed Policemen To Lekki, We Arrested Miscreants With Machetes ― Lagos CP

The Lagos State commissioner of police, Hakeem Odumosu has disclosed that the police in the state deployed massive policemen to Lekki because of its economic importance to the state. The police also described the arrested protesters as ” miscreants” claiming that some of them were arrested with machetes and other dangerous weapons CP Odumosu, while speaking at the scene of ...

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Nigerians Can’t Trust An Igbo Person As President—Dokpesi

Chairman Emeritus of DAAR Communications Plc, Chief Raymond Dokpesi says the separatist activities of Nnamdi Kanu, detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) would jeopardise the chances of the South-East region to produce the president of Nigeria in 2023. In a statement on Monday, Dokpesi stressed that he is a firm believer in a united, indivisible Nigeria. He ...

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Former U.S Secretary Of State Colin Powell Dies From Covid Complications

WASHINGTON — Former Secretary of State Colin Powell, the first Black Secretary of State, died Monday due to complications from Covid-19, his family said in a statement on Facebook. Powell, 84, was fully vaccinated from Covid-19, his family said. He received treatment at Walter Reed National Medical Center. “General Colin L. Powell, former U.S. Secretary of State and Chairman of ...

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Breaking: Ayu Emerges Consensus PDP Chairmanship Candidate

Former Senate President, Dr. Iyorchia Ayu, has been picked as the consensus national chairmanship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party by the party’s stakeholders in the North. It was learnt Thursday that two other contenders from the North, where the position has been zoned to – former governor of Katsina state, Ibrahim Shema, and the incumbent deputy national chairman (North), ...

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Anambra Deputy Governor Decamps To APC

Barr. Ifeatu Obiokoye the special adviser to Governor Willie Obiano on political matters has said that the alleged decampment of the Deputy Governor Dr. Nkem Okeke to the All Progressives Congress (APC) is still a hearsay. Obiokoye said that the Deputy Governor has not made any official statement  declaring categorically that he has defected to the APC, stressing that until ...

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Breaking: Panic As Unknown Gunmen Kill Policemen, Burn Operational Vehicles In Fresh Attack On Security Post In Anambra

Gunmen have killed a yet-to-be ascertained number of policemen and set their vehicles ablaze in Anambra State. It was learnt that many other policemen were injured during the shooting incident at a security post mounted by the operatives at Okija, Ihiala Local Government Area of the state on Thursday evening. “About three police vehicles were also set ablaze,” a source ...

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BREAKING: Ben Alaiya, Former Super Eagles Media Officer, Dies

The former Super Eagles Media Officer, Ben Alaiya has been reportedly dead. It was gathered that Alaiya, former sports editor of Daily Independent Newspaper, died in his village in Benin, Edo State, South-South region of Nigeria. Until his death, he was the Editor-in-Chief of SportsDay Newspapers. READ ALSO…

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Anambra Guber Poll Under Threat – INEC

Prof Mahmood Yakubu, Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has again raised serious concerns over the deteriorating security situation in Anambra State barely one month before the scheduled November 6 gubernatorial election in the state. Prof Yakubu who summoned an emergency meeting of the Inter-agency Consultative Committee on Election Security (ICCES) at INEC headquarters, Abuja warned that the ...

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‘Name, Shame Alleged Terrorism Sponsor’, Rep Tells Buhari

A member of the House of Representatives, Hon. Ben Ibakpa (PDP, Delta), has challenged President Muhammadu Buhari to publicly name and shame, as well as prosecute the member of the National Assembly said to be sponsoring terrorism in Nigeria. The lawmaker in a point of Order on the matter of privilege raised during Tuesday plenary noted that the President in ...

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Nigeria’s Accountant-general Secretly Marries 16-year-old As Fourth Wife

*Lavishes Her With Govt Money The Accountant-General of the Federation, Ahmed Idris has increased his harem by one with his recent secret marriage to a 16 year old girl, Hussain in the ancient city of Kano. However, the family of the girl are against the marriage especially because of the over 40 year age gap between him and Hussain. They also accused ...

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