Anambra State Assembly Speaker impeached

The Speaker of Anambra State house of Assembly, Rt Hon Rita Maduagwu has been impeached.Maduagwu was impeached by 22 out of 30 members of the state assembly, DAILY CHAMPION reports. She was impeached following a motion moved by a member of the House, Hon Ikemba Uzoezie and seconded by Hon Onyebuchi Offor.Part of the reason…

Equity market gained 0.03% Tuesday

COMFORT EKELEME The Nigerian equities market closed the second trading session of the week positive, gaining marginally by 0.03per cent.However, in today’s trade, market breadth index was negative with 16 gainers against 26 stocks that declined. Today’s performance was driven by the gains in UnityBank +9.86 per cent, Glaxosmith +9.55per cent, Meyer +9.09 percent, Mbenefit…

Nnaji urges FG to invest in battery storage

UGO AMADI Power sector players have described the recent project that won The NLNG “Nigeria prize for science” as catalyst to transforming the renewable energy space. Invariably, this shows strong commitment by NLNG as it joins the rest of the world on the global campaign to accelerate investments in battery storage for energy systems in…

Kwara bye-election: PDP cautions against police intimidation of voters

OBIORA IFOH, Abuja The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has cautioned President Muhammadu Buhari to perish the on-going plot to use the police as a tool to intimidate voters and rig the Irepodun/Ekiti/Oke-Ero/Isin Federal Constituency by-election, in Kwara State, scheduled for Saturday. The party cautioned President Buhari and the All Progressives Congress (APC) to bear in…

Girl , 12, kidnapped in Kwara, escapes in Ekiti

.From abductors Johnson Ojo, Ado Ekiti A twelve-year-old girl, Tawa Taiwo, who was reportedly kidnapped in ilorin, Kwara State, has been found in Oye-Ekiti, Ekiti State.She was said to have escaped from her captors on Monday. Tawa, at the time of filing this report, is being kept in safe custody at Oye-Ekiti Police Station from…

Atiku having difficulties in raising funds, APC alleges

… You ‘re wrong; 2019 is about supreme will of people – Atiku Obiora Ifoh, Abuja The All Progressives Congress (APC) has said that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its the presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar are facing serious difficulties raising funds for the 2019 election campaigns. The party’s Deputy National Publicity Secretary, Yekini Nabena,…

I regret getting married in 2014 – Lawson

Ex-beauty Queen, Dabota Lawson has expressed regret over her marriage with estranged husband, Sunny Aku.In a post on her Instagram page on Monday, the former Miss Nigeria, while lamenting decisions she made in life, said the only thing she did right was making the decision to keep her baby. According to her, she regrets getting…

Oshiomhole: Reps member, Kurfi attacks Okorocha , others over APC chairman

The Deputy Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Petroleum Resources (Downstream), Hon. Danlami Mohammed Kurfi has added his voice with others who are pleased with the leadership style of the National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, Adams Aliyu Oshiomhole. Speaking with some select journalists in Abuja, Kurfi who is representing Dutsin-ma/Kurfi Federal…

Again, Senate adjourns plenary

Senate Tuesday adjourned sitting to November 20 following the inability of the upper chamber to form a quorum.The upper chamber was more than 10 but not up to 20 in the said session. This resolution was sequel to an adopted motion sponsored by senator Phillip Aduda representing the Federal Capital Territory, FCT. In his presentation,…