Nnamdi Kanu: British Government, Goodluck Jonathan Pleaded With Buhari To Allow Nnamdi Kanu Come To Burial His Parents

Former president of Nigeria, Dr Goodluck Jonathan has pleaded with President Buhari to grant Nnamdi Kanu presidential pardon to come to Nigeria to burial his parents. Goodluck Jonathan spoke with the newsmen according to the Sun news that he would make a call through the President Buhari to just allow Nnamdi Kanu to pay last respect to his parents. Nnamdi Kanu parents’ burial ceremony will hold on Friday and there is already tension in the state of Abia. The Abia State commissioner has issued warning to all the members of the Indigenous…

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Gov. Dickson Commissions Bayelsa International Airport

The Governor of Bayelsa State, His Excellency , Rt.Hon Seriake Dickson has commissioned the Bayelsa State International Airport. The governor in his remark expressed deep gratitude to God to have given the courage to initiate the gigantic and life transforming project. He also expressed gratitude to his team for their support in the past eight years and the solidarity he has enjoyed from all strata of leadership in the state. In his words, ‘ Early last year, we witnessed the landing of two flights on this same airport and a…

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The Supreme Court sacked David Lyon Less Than 24 Hours Before His Inauguration As Governor Of Bayelsa State.

The Supreme Court has sacked the governor-elect of Bayelsa State, David Lyon and his Deputy, Biobarakuma Degi-Eremieoyo. The apex court, in a unanimous decision by a five-man panel of Justices led by Justice Mary Odili, held that Degi-Eremieoyo presented a forged certificate to the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. It held that the Form CF 001 Degi-Eremieoyo submitted to INEC for the purpose of the November 16, 2019, governorship election in the state, contained false information of fundamental nature. Justice Ejembi Eko who delivered the lead judgement reinstated the November…

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Ekweremadu Emerges South-East Senate Caucus Leader

Former Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, has emerged as leader of the South-East Senate caucus. The Enugu West senator emerged the leader in Abuja at a bipartisan meeting of southeast senators, held at the residence of the Minority Leader of the Senate, Enyinnaya Abaribe. Ekweremadu emerged unopposed. He served as Deputy President of the Senate between 2007-2009. He was defeated when he made a 4th attempt by the Ovie Omo-Agege. Prior to his emergence as leader of the caucus, some leaders from the region opted for a former…

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Boko Haram Burns 30 Travellers To Death In Borno …As Buhari Vows To Crush Terrorists

A four-hour rampage by Boko Haram terrorists in Auno, a sleepy community near Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, on Sunday night left no fewer than 30 people, including infants, dead. The victims consumed by the fire set to their houses and the vehicles inside which they were sleeping by the insurgents who arrived in the village on motorcycles. Villagers said the victims arrived at the military checkpoint leading into Maiduguri after the 5 pm closure of the gate and had no choice but to sleep in Auno, the neighbouring village…

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Ihedioha: Charly Boy leads protest against Supreme Court ruling

The patron of Imo Concerned Citizens Forum, Charles Oputa, popularly known as Charly boy, yesterday, lead street a protest in Owerri, Imo State over the Supreme Court judgment that ousted Emeka Ihedioha. “As a little boy, a ten-year-old boy, my father, who was once in charge of the Supreme Court once said that the Supreme Court can make mistakes. We admit that the Supreme Court has made a mistake. They should correct themselves.” This is as an attempt by the some hoodlums suspected to be supporters of the All Progressives Congress…

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Ihedioha’s Panel Discovers N112.8bn Allegedly Stolen By Banks Under Okorocha

More dubious activities that allegedly took place under Rochas Okorocha of Imo have been discovered.  The fraudulent activities were revealed by a committee set up by a former governor of the state, Emeka Ihedioha.  The alleged crimes have to do with the sum of N112.8 yet to be refunded to the state government by nine banks An investigative committee set up by a former governor of Imo, Emeka Ihedioha, has uncovered how some financial institutions in the state embezzled the total sum of N112.8 billion during the administration of Rochas…

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Female Circumcision: Man Subjects Pregnant Fiancé To Genital Mutilation Before Giving Birth

By: Princess Joy   Female genital mutilation (FGM), also known as female genital cutting and female circumcision, is the ritual cutting or removal of some or all of the external female genitalia. The practice is found in Africa, Asia and the Middle East, and within communities from countries in which FGM is common. In Nigeria Female genital mutilation (FGM) is been the practice in our communities, this is why Blessing from Edo State is calling on Nigerians to come to her aid. Little did you know that many communities are still practicing female genital mutilation today,…

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Keystone Bank, Afreximbank, Others Partner To Promote African Creative Industry

Keystone Bank Limited has re-emphasised its commitment to the growth and development of Africa’s creative industry as the lender recently partnered with the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) and other multilateral agencies to host the maiden edition of the Creative Africa Exchange Weekend (CAX WKND) in Kigali, Rwanda. According to the organizers, the Creative Africa Exchange Weekend is Africa’s first continental event dedicated to promoting exchange within the creative and cultural industry. “CAX is a consolidated marketplace for the creative and cultural industry. It was developed as the catalyst that brings…

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FG Grants Nnamdi Kanu Presidential Pardon On One Condition To Attend Parents’ Burial

The Federal government of Nigeria has shifted ground on why or not Nnamdi Kanu will come to Nigeria for his parent’s burial. The FG will grant Nnamdi Kanu partial presidential pardon to attend his parent’s burial on Friday in a condition that he will not hold any unlawful gathering. A source at the presidency disclosed to the newsmen that the leader of the Indigenous people of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu may not be arrested if he comes to Nigeria to pay his last respect to both his mother and his father.…

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