Nnamdi Kanu’s Brother, Emmanuel is ‘Emma Powerful’, behind Smallpox vaccine rumor – Igbo Group

A socio-activist group, Igbos for Nigeria Movement, INM, has identified Emmanuel Kanu, the younger brother of Nnamdi Kanu, IPOB leader, as the person allegedly behind the recent Monkey Pox vaccine rumour peddled in the South East region of the country. Mazi Ifeanyi Igwe, National President of INM, who spoke in Abuja on Wednesday, condemned that the monkeypox hoax…

Nigerian Army: Taking Asymmetric Security Challenge By The Horns

By Anthony Kolawole When Nigeria’s Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lieutenant General Tukur Yusufu Buratai pensively declared in his speech at the ongoing summit on security in Abuja that “Insurgency remains one difficult form of asymmetric warfare. Nations must explore new frontiers of knowledge to understand this world threat,” it struck my heart thunderously. His…

PDP Anambra suspends Prof. A.B.C. Nwosu over dubious practices, impunity

Pair to face disciplinary committee Members of PDP Anambra State Caretaker Committee on Monday suspended Professor A.B.C. Nwosu and Iyom Josephine Anenih as Chairman and Secretary of the committee respectively after passing a vote of no confidence on the pair for their engagement in dishonest practices and several other conducts capable of causing disaffection amongst…

FIFA set to pay Nigeria N4.5Bn

The world football governing body, FIFA, will pay the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) about N4.5b ($12.5 million) for qualifying for the 2018 World Cup tournament in Russia. Following Nigeria’s qualification, the NFF will get a N3.6b ($10m) qualification bonus and N900m ($2.5m) to support the Super Eagles’ preparations for the tournament. Such bonuses are usually…

PDP set to go extinct – Goodluck Jonathan

Former President of Nigeria, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan has opined that the Peoples Democratic Party will go extinct if it makes the mistake of choosing wrong candidates as members of its National Working Committee at it’s December convention. He cautioned that the party could not afford to make mistake in choosing its next national chairman and publicity secretary,…

PRESS STATEMENT | Army dispels rumors of forced Vaccinations

DISCLAIMER NOTICE 1. The attention of Headquarters 6 Division Nigerian Army has been drawn to some rumours making the rounds that some Nigerian Army Personnel are going round schools in Rivers State dressed in Military Camouflage uniforms with the intention of forcefully vaccinating students with an unknown substance. The callous and unpatriotic rumours spread by…