THE Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB Tuesday stated that President Muhammadu Buhari's grouse against the Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu is because the Senator is an Igbo man not because of the party affiliation.
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IN these times of clamour for structural re-alignment of state boundaries and fiscal federalism, there is a dire need for profitable regional integration amongst nations within the Nigerian state.
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The Police in Lagos State on Tuesday said it foiled an attempt by unknown gunmen to attack Igando Community in the state.
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The Ondo state government has announced that N3. 574b was allocated to it from the Federation account for the month of June.
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The police on Tuesday arraigned Vitalis Chijionwa of Kuje, Abuja, in a Wuse Zone 2 Chief Magistratesâ€™ Court for cheating and criminal intimidation.
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There was mayhem on Tuesday at Ewedogbo area of Igando, along LASU road as suspcted militants the community with many people feared killed.
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Following the long leadership crisis which roked the Kogi State House of Assembly, the Speaker Momoh Jimoh his resignation while Hon. Umarf Imam was appointed as his replacement.
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Finally, President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday, commissioned the $1.457bn Abuja-Kaduna standard gauge rail project initiated by the immediate past administration of President Goodluck Jonathan.
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The Rivers State chapter of All Progressives Congress, APC, received the news of the postponement of the July 30 rerun election in Rivers State with mixed feelings.
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The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) on Tuesday said the speed limiting devices introduced by the commission had the capacity to reduce road accidents by 70 per cent annually.
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FOUNDATION for Human Rights and Anti-Corruption Crusade, FHRACC and Centre for Peace and Environmental Justice, CEPEJ, both in Delta State, on Tuesday, called on the Adaka Boro Avengers, ABA, to abort their intention to declare a Republic of Niger Delta, August 1.
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The Transitional Monitoring Group (TMG) has said that the dwindling economic situation of Nigeria had clearly shown that the All Progressive Congress (APC) government had no effective strategies to address the problem.
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A group of drug convicts including foreigners will face the firing squad in Indonesia this week after authorities Tuesday gave notice of their executions, a diplomat said, despite protests from governments and rights groups.
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By Favour Nnabugwu President Muhammadu Buhari has commissioned the $1.457 billion Abuja- Kaduna rail services The President at the commissioning at Idu Station in Abuja on Tuesday said that the federal government would link all states and commercial centres in the country with rail lines. The president later took a train ride from Idu toRead More
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Residents of Totowu, a riverine community in Ishuti area of Igando in Lagos have continued to flee the area following the invasion, abductions and reckless killings by suspected Niger Delta militants.
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Gov. Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara has said that government will augment the July Federal Allocation to local governments in the state with N160 million to pay workers salaries.
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An Abuja-based gynaecologist, Dr Adaora Ukoh, has warned that heavy menstrual bleeding can lead to other medical conditions like anaemia.
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The Police on Tuesday arraigned a 21-year-old teacher, Matthew Sodake, at an Ota Magistrates' Court for allegedly having oral sex with a 14-year old student.
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Millions of children will suffer disproportionately from the failed harvests and devastated livelihoods left behind by the El Nino weather phenomenon, Save the Children warned Tuesday.
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