Delta PDP crisis: Lawmaker, 5 LG exco members suspended for alleged anti-party activities

Paul Osuyi, Asaba The crisis rocking the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Aniocha Local Government Area of Delta State is getting messier by the day as the leadership of the party in the area has slammed an indefinite suspension on a sitting lawmaker, Mr. Emeka Nwobi. Nwobi was suspended for alleged anti-party activities alongside five…

Lalong pardons 2,000 teachers sacked by Jang, retires 747 others

Gyang Bere, Jos Plateau State Governor, Simon Lalong, has pardorned over 2,000 primary school teachers who were dismissed for alleged lack of minimum teaching qualification by former Governor Jonah Jang’s administration. The governor, however, retired about 747 others who were among those sacked, but promised to give them their financial benefits, having had consultations with…

Balarabe Musa’s bombshell: Give 2019 presidency to Igbo

•They have been cheated for too long •Hausa, Yoruba are Nigeria’s problems •North’s consensus presidential candidate will fail Former governor of old Kaduna State and National Chairman of Peoples Redemption Party (PRP), Alhaji Abdulkadir Balarabe Musa, has called for the zoning of the 2019 presidency to the Igbo. In this interview with Saturday Sun’s NOAH…

Strange ‘snake’ tales from JAMB

The recent reports of a “snake” allegedly swallowing monies belonging to the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) is symptomatic of the corruption and general indiscipline of some civil servants in the country.  We are, however, encouraged that the new leadership of the examination body is determined to root these ills out of its system…