INEC to conduct 28 outstanding court-ordered re-run in January 2020

INEC to conduct 28 outstanding court-ordered re-run in January 2020

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has fixed Jan. 25, 2020 to conduct 28 outstanding court-ordered re-run elections in 12 states. The commission announced this in a statement issued by Mr Festus Okoye,  National Commissioner and Chairman, Information and VoterEducation Committee on Thursday in…

Centre knocks Red Cross over alleged missing persons in northeast, warns against promoting terrorists’ propaganda

Centre knocks Red Cross over alleged missing persons in northeast, warns against promoting terrorists’ propaganda

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The International Centre for Disaster Management (ICDM) has lashed out at the International Committee for Red Cross (ICRC) for attempting to pursue terrorists’ agenda with its “fabricated” report on missing persons in the North-East. ICDM, a renowned stakeholder in humanitarian crisis management,…

Tragedy as Catholic priest slumps, dies during football match with colleagues

Tragedy as Catholic priest slumps, dies during football match with colleagues

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By Sunny A. David The Director of Social Communications of Onitsha Catholic Archdiocese Rev. Fr. Pius Uche Ukor on Wednesday evening slumped and died during a novelty match with other colleagues in Asaba, Delta State. The priest who was the immediate past…

Please, don’t handcuff me, Orji Kalu begs as ex Abia goes to jail for 12 years for fraud

Please, don’t handcuff me, Orji Kalu begs as ex Abia goes to jail for 12 years for fraud

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Chief Kalu to spend 12 years behind bars A former Abia State Governor, Orji Kalu, was on Thursday sentenced to 12 years in prison for fraud by Justice Idris Mohammed. Kalu, who is the Senate Chief Whip also begged the prison warders…

Nigeria’s President, Buhari sends goodwill message to Kaigama on installation as Catholic archbishop of Abuja

Nigeria’s President, Buhari sends goodwill message to Kaigama on installation as Catholic archbishop of Abuja

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Kaigama is installed as Abuja archbishop  By Sam Tor President Muhammadu Buhari has sent a personally signed goodwill message to Ignatius Kaigama, as he gets formally installed Thursday as Catholic Archbishop of Abuja. The President rejoiced with the Archbishop, and wished him…

Yuletide: Anambra govt increases interventions on roads

Yuletide: Anambra govt increases interventions on roads

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Ongoing work rehab By Sunny A. David Three weeks to the celebration of this year’s Christmas, Anambra State Government is not relenting in her effort in ensuring smooth ride during and after the Christmas celebration. To this end, major roads in Onitsha…

Woman stabs husband to death while he sleeps

Woman stabs husband to death while he sleeps

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By Sunny A. David It was a sorrowful discovery for the family and friends of Late Mr. Obinna Okafor from Anambra State. As news spread about his Demise, it was gathered that after he played football with his friends and went home…

Human rights group decries growing spate of war crimes by IPOB, IMN

Human rights group decries growing spate of war crimes by IPOB, IMN

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IPOB leader Nnamdi Kanu …As terrorists groups continue to take laws into their hands Following the gruesome murder of two police officers by members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) on Monday in Oraifite, Anambra State, human rights group have called…

Nigeria’s President Buhari bids allay Prof. David-West farewell

Nigeria’s President Buhari bids allay Prof. David-West farewell

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The late Prof. David-West By Sam Tor President Muhammadu Buhari Wednesday paid glowing tributes to his long-time ally and friend, Professor Tamunoemi Sokari David-West, who served as Minister of Petroleum Resources between January 1984 and August 1985. At the commendation service for…

We’ll ensure Liberia’s stability – Nigeria’s President Buhari assures

We’ll ensure Liberia’s stability – Nigeria’s President Buhari assures

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President George Weah of Liberia By Sam Tor President Muhammadu Buhari Wednesday in Abuja said that the stability of Liberia is a key part of his vision for peace, stability and prosperity in the West African sub-region. Speaking while receiving Ms Mawine…