BREAKING: Protest Erupt At Scene Of Collapsed Building As Rescue Operation Concluded

Abuja – There is tension at the site of the collapsed three-storey shopping complex building in Abuja as rescue operations were concluded on Saturday with no other corpse or living person found by the rescuers, while residents and relatives of the victims insisted that people are still trapped under the rubble. Armed mobile policemen deployed…

No Budgetary Provision of N700m For Election Observers – Mahmood

ABUJA – Amidst speculations that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has earmarked N700 million to cater for election observers in 2019, Chairman of the Commission, Mahmood Yakubu, has ruled out any financial provisions for observers. He insisted that all the Commission would provide for them would be just kits, ranging from face caps, vests and…

ASUU Stages Protest Over LAUTECH, Blames Owner State Govs

Osogbo – The national body of Academic Staff Union of Universities, (ASUU), yesterday stormed Osogbo, Osun State capital to protest the lingering crisis rocking the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH) Ogbomosho, accusing the two owner state governors of neglect. They argued that the owner states were planning to kill the institution by their actions on…

68-Year-Old Estate Agent Arraigned For Selling Church Property

Lagos – A 68-year-old Estate Agent, Samuel Adewunmi, was on Friday docked before an Igbosere Magistrate’s Court in Lagos over alleged forgery of certificate of occupancy. Adewunmi was also accused of selling a landed property valued at N250 million, belonging to the Cherubim and Seraphim Sacred Mount Zion Church. The accused is facing a four count…

Sack Of Daura, Overhaul Of SARS Expose Rots In Security Agencies – Onuesoke

Warri – Sunny Onuesoke, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chieftain, has reiterated that Acting President Yemi Osinbajo sack of Director General of the Department of State Security (DSS) Lawal Daura and instruction to Inspector General of Police (IGP) Ibrahim Idris to overhaul Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) has exposed the rots in the Nigeria security agencies. Onuesoke who…

By-Election: Wike Raises Alarm Over Planned Attack By Political Thugs

P/Harcourt – Nyesom Wike, Rivers State Governor, has alerted the public on plots by some politicians to import political thugs and cultists to negatively influence the outcome of the Port Harcourt State Constituency III by-election today. Governor Wike urged leaders of political parties and their candidates to advise their supporters to conduct themselves peacefully during and…

Rivers Guber: Abe Sues For Peaceful, United APC For 2019

P/Harcourt – The governorship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress, APC in Rivers State, Senator Magnus Abe has called for justice and peaceful coexistence, among the members of the party as the only way of winning the 2019 governorship election. Senator Abe, who represents Rivers South-East in the Senate, urged members of the Rivers State chapter…