Bauchi assembly: Opposition parties called on Natonal assembly to respect court order in interest of Justice

Bauchi assembly: Opposition parties called on Natonal assembly to respect court order in interest of Justice

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By Baba Shehu Oscu, Bauchi Not fewer than 30 political parties in Bauchi State under the umbrella  of Coalition of Progressive Political Parties, (CPPP), have called on the House of Representatives to respect a state high court order restraining them from taking…

Liverpool trio, Messi, Ronaldo, U.S. World Cup winners head FIFA award shortlists

Liverpool trio, Messi, Ronaldo, U.S. World Cup winners head FIFA award shortlists

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Egypt and Liverpool’s Salah Liverpool’s UEFA Champions League winning trio of Mohamed Salah, Virgil van Dijk and Sadio Mane are on the shortlist for The Best FIFA Men’s player award announced on Wednesday. The Liverpool trio joined regulars Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel…

Anambra Police nab teen armed robbery suspects, rapists at Oba

Anambra Police nab teen armed robbery suspects, rapists at Oba

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The teenage armed robbers By Sunny A. David, Awka Members of Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS), Anambra State Police Command have arrested an 8-year-old man, one Chinedu Umerah, 16-year-old Uboh Oluebube, 17-year-old Obute Chinwendu and 18-year-old Chukwuma Amazu for engaging in armed…

Ogidi, Ogbunike communities celebrate Nwafor Festival

Ogidi, Ogbunike communities celebrate Nwafor Festival

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By Sunny A. David, Onitsha There are many customs and traditions that form part of the cultural identity of Ndigbo. And to protect and promote the rich cultural heritage of Ndigbo many communities celebrate one festival or another. Nwafor Festival, is celebrated…

Anambra begins issuance of abatement notices to environmental sanitation defaulters

Anambra begins issuance of abatement notices to environmental sanitation defaulters

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One of the officials speaking to the media By Sunny A. David, Awka Anambra State Government has begun issuing abatement notices to environmental sanitation offenders in the state. According to the State Commissioner for Environment, Mr. Obi Nwankwo, this followed the expiration…

Another journalist killed in Mexico, 8th this year

Another journalist killed in Mexico, 8th this year

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The body of a Mexican journalist has been found in the boot of his car, according to the news portal he edited and local media. This make him the eighth member of the profession to be killed in the country this year….

Okowa swears-in 17 commissioners, urges political leaders to apply decorum in their speech, actions

Okowa swears-in 17 commissioners, urges political leaders to apply decorum in their speech, actions

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Some of the new commissioners taking oath of office By Sunny A. David, Asaba The Delta State Governor, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa has sworn-in 17 commissioners, urged political leaders to apply decorum in their utterances to avoid heating up the polity. The…

Anambra assembly constitutes 29 committees

Anambra assembly constitutes 29 committees

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Speaker Okafor (right) The Anambra State House of Assembly has constituted twenty-nine standing committees to carry out oversight functions and set legislative agenda for the 7th Assembly. The Speaker of the House, Mr. Uche Okafor, who read the list of the Committee…

Israel approves 700 Palestinian, 6,000 settler homes in West Bank

Israel approves 700 Palestinian, 6,000 settler homes in West Bank

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu The Israeli cabinet has unanimously approved 700 units for Palestinians and 6,000 for Israelis in Area C of the West Bank. An Israeli government official made this known on Wednesday. Israeli approval of Palestinian homes is unusual…

‘The Lion King’ makes $1bn under 3 weeks

‘The Lion King’ makes $1bn under 3 weeks

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Disney’s ‘The Lion King’ has crossed the billion-dollar mark after less than 3 weeks in theaters. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the live-action remake of the 1994 movie features Beyonce, Donald Glover and Chiwetel Ejiofor in lead roles. The movie…