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Abuja safe for World Economic Forum –President

Abuja safe for World Economic Forum –President

By Chesa Chesa  / Snr Correspondent, Abuja President Goodluck Jonathan on Thursday reassured the global community of the safety of all participants in next month’s World Economic Forum on Africa in…

Confab urges FG to prosecute sponsors of insurgents

By Celestine Okafor  / Politics Editor, Abuja Delegates at the on-going National Conference on Monday at plenary,  unanimously agreed to urge the Federal Government to urgently commence the implementation of the…

20 best SS3 students from Ogun leave for UK

The 20 best SS3 students in the 2012/2013 West African Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) from Oyo State, on Wednesday, departed for the United Kingdom for a 10-day leadership…

APC vows to avenge alleged LP assault on members

APC vows to avenge alleged LP assault on members

By Yaqoub Popoola,Correspondent, Ado-Ekiti THE Ekiti State chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC) has declared that its members might resort to self-help if the Police fail to curtail the alleged…

More knocks for Nyako over comment on insecurity

By Akinwunmi KingSnr Reporter, Lagos A former Director of the State Security Service (SSS), Mike Ejiofor, on Thursday criticised Adamawa State Governor, Murtala Nyako, for accusing the Federal Government of…

Edo APC crisis: Leaders issue Oshiomholo ultimatum

By Francis OnoiribholoBureau Chief, Benin The crisis rocking the All Progressive Congress (APC) in Edo State  occasioned by the ongoing congresses  nose dived on Thursday, as a group comprising top…

Resolutions useless without legal backing – Nwabueze

By Emeka  Okafor Special Correspondent, Umuahia A constitutional lawyer and Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Professor Ben Nwabueze, has said that the resolutions passed by delegates to the ongoing national conference…

1,000 women journalists to attend NAWOJ confab in Badagry

No fewer than 1,000 women journalists will converge on Badagry, Lagos State, in May for the Triennial National Delegates Conference of the Nigeria Association of Women Journalists (NAWOJ). The conference…

Commassie to Jonathan: Name Boko Haram sponsors now

Commassie to Jonathan: Name Boko Haram sponsors now

•Urges FG to implement report on insecurity   •Taraba lawmakers call on President to take over State By Celestine Okafor (Abuja) and Augustine Adah (Lagos) A former Inspector General (IG)…

10 escape death, as building collapses in Lagos

By Ekene Okoro  /  Snr. Correspondent, Lagos Ten persons, including four teenagers, cheated death on Thursday as a two-storey building under construction at 11 Sand Beach Lanes, off Alonge Street,…

Ekweremadu meets Mahama, lists terrorism as major challenge

By Stella Odueme-OmonaSpecial Correspondent, Abuja The Speaker of the Parliament of the Economic Community of West African States, ECOWAS Parliament, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has called on the new Chairman of…

Electricity: NERC approves interim rules for trading

By Obas Esiedesa, Senior Reporter, Abuja A new phase in the fledging Nigerian Electricity Market began on Thursday with the signing into law of the rules for the interim period…

VC urges God-fearing people to find solutions to Nigeria’s problems

By Oyeniran ApataCorrespondent, Lagos Vice Chancellor of Crawford University, Igbesa in Ogun State, Samson Ayanlaja, has appealed to all right thinking and God fearing men and women to find workable…

Security Council rebukes Nyako over memo on insecurity

Security Council rebukes Nyako over memo on insecurity

•Meeting silent on state of emergency By Chesa Cheasa  / Snr Correspondent, Abuja The much-postponed expanded National Security Council meeting hosted by President Goodluck Jonathan finally held on Thursday for over…

PDP’ll resist zoning in Akwa Ibom –Former Rep

PDP’ll resist zoning in Akwa Ibom –Former Rep

By Rotimi Akinwumi,  Snr Correspondent, Abuja Crisis is brewing in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) over the zoning formula being proposed for the selection of the PDP governorship candidate in…

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