It was a Saturday morning and the weather was clement enough. There was an unusual human and vehicular movement into the ancient Nri kingdom in Anaocha Local Government Area of Anambra State.The post Ofo Ndigbo: Nri ancient kingdom stands still for Ukiwe appeared first on The Sun News.
For the Chairman, Contact and Mobilization Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Imo State, Chief Jerry Chukwueke, Imo needs a governor from the core private sector to fully return to its past glory.The post 2015: Iâ€™ll turn Imo around economically â€“ PDP guber aspirant, Chukwueke appeared first on The Sun News.
Chairman of a socio-political group, Odimna Abia 2015, John Mgbeahuru says moves to exclude parts of Ngwaland whrer the position for the next governor is said to have been zoned.The post Donâ€™t exlude any part of Nwga land from Abia Guber race-group appeared first on The Sun News.
Leaders of Oguta community in Oguta Local Government Area of Imo State, has expressed solidarity with Governor Rochas Okorocha, saying there is no vacancy at Douglas House, Owerri, in 2015.The post 2015: Oguta leaders express solidarity with Okorocha appeared first on The Sun News.
Commonwealth Games queen of the track, Blessing Okagbare has been rewarded with an instant bonus of $7,000 for her spectacular effort on Monday night, as she cruised to gold winning performance.The post Okagbare gets $7, 000 bonus for gold medal appeared first on The Sun News.
Barely a week after former Head of State, General Muhammadu Buhari, escaped bomb attack in Kaduna, he had a closed-door meeting with a frontline leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu in Kaduna yesterday.The post Buhari, Tinubu in closed-door meeting appeared first on The Sun News.
Former Minister of Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, yesterday came down hard on the All progressives Congress (APC), alleging that its northern members are sponsors of Boko Haram sect. The post APC leaders behind terror group â€“Fani-Kayode appeared first on The Sun News.
Four suspected members of Boko Haram were arrested in Kano yesterday in connection with the recent multiple female suicide bombings that rocked the state capital in two days.The post Female bombers: 4 insurgents arrested in Kano appeared first on The Sun News.
Governor Ibrahim Shema of Katsina State has set up a committee to review the allowances of district, village and ward heads in the state. The committee headed by the Emir of Daura, Umar Farouk Umar, has Kauran Katsina,The post Shema constitutes committee on royal fathersâ€™ allowances appeared first on The Sun News.
No fewer than 50 houses have been destroyed by flood at Kutufare village in Gudu Local Government Area of Sokoto State. Also, one of the bridges linking the village and farmlands was affected by the rampaging flooding.The post Flood wreaks havoc in Sokoto appeared first on The Sun News.
A petrol station manager in Ungwan Muazu area of Kaduna metropolis was killed by suspected armed robbers on Monday evening, after collecting cash and other valuables from him.The post Robbers kill petrol attendant in Kaduna appeared first on The Sun News.
The Caretaker Chairman of Ibadan North West Local Government Area of Oyo State, Alhaji Wasiu Olatunbosun, has said the 33 local government areas of the state will mobilise voters at the grassroots to ensure the re-election of Governor Abiola Ajimobi in 2015 general elections.The post Ajimobi â€˜ll win 2015 election â€“Council chairman appeared first on The Sun News.
Former Oyo State governor, Otunba Adebayo Alao-Akala yesterday dissociated the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) from the alleged impeachment plot against Governor Abiola Ajimobi. Recent media reports had stated that some PDP membersThe post PDP not interested in impeaching Ajimobi â€“Akala appeared first on The Sun News.
The Ondo State Government has announced the readiness of its Emergency Medical Service Agency to commence operation across the state, even as training has begun in earnest for officers in charge of the agencyâ€™s operation.The post Ondo announces takeoff of emergency medical service appeared first on The Sun News.
National Chairman of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), Chief Victor Umeh, has said the party is poised to take over Abia State Government House in 2015 and transform the state into a mordern one as it did in Anambra State.The post APGA pledges to take over Abia in 2015 appeared first on The Sun News.
Child thieves like kidnappers, are to face death penalty henceforth in Akwa Ibom State in line with the stateâ€™s Child Rights and Terrorism Act. Governor Godswill Akpabio, who dropped the hint at the 50th birthday of the state Commissioner for Special Duties,The post Child abduction: Akwa Ibom imposes death penalty appeared first on The Sun News.
No fewer than 500 ethnic and youth groups have so far signed up for the one million Nigeria youths solidarity rally in support of President Goodluck Jonathanâ€™s Transformation Agenda holding in Abuja on Thursday.The post Niger Delta youths rally one million Nigerians for Jonathan appeared first on The Sun News.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has congratulated the Muslim faithful on the occasion of this yearâ€™s Eid-el-Fitr celebrations marking the successful conclusion of the month-long period of fasting.The post APC greets Muslims on Eid-el-Fitr appeared first on The Sun News.
President Goodluck Jonathan has commiserated with former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, on the death of his son, Hamza. In a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity,The post Jonathan, governors commiserate with ex-minister appeared first on The Sun News.
Emir of Ilorin and Chairman, Kwara State Traditional Council, Alhaji Ibrahim Sulu-Gambari, yesterday expressed concern over the growing insecurity in some parts of the country, cancelling the traditional Sallah homage (Hawaâ€™n Barike) to the Government House.The post State of the nation: Emir of Ilorin cancels Sallah homage appeared first on The Sun News.