2019 :Jigawa North-East constituents disown Senator Shitu

Campaign Coordinators of Senator Ubali Shitu representing Jigawa North East and SOME All Progressives Congress ,APC, party faithfuls from the constituency have distance themselves from the utterances the senator made few weeks back where he stated his intentions to go against Governor Muhammadu Badaru Abubakar in the coming up 2019 general election. The constituents made…

Why many actors, actresses attend whitegarment churches – Actress Adesegha

NOLLYWOOD actress, Adediwura Adesegha, also known as ‘Blarkgold’ has revealed why many actors and actresses attend white-garment churches. She said most of the actors like churches where they would be told what becomes of them tomorrow. The dark-skinned actress said many Yoruba actors, especially the females, prefer attending Celestial churches to get visions. She told…

BSDC warns against self-medication

Bayelsa State Drug Distribution Company, BSDC, yesterday, warned Nigerians, particularly patients against self-medication, adding that it could be dangerous and disastrous. The Director of Pharmaceutical Services, Mr. Okunbriowei Alek, said the state needs more pharmacists to meet the challenges of health care system. Alek, who spoke to newsmen in Yenagoa, said currently, the state has…

SARS becoming a problem, even for police – Falana

Lawyer and human rights activist, Femi Falana, said operatives of the Special Anti- Robbery Squad, SARS, a police unit, are becoming a problem even for the Nigeria Police Force. Speaking during a Channels TV programme, Falana said the operatives were “overstepping their boundaries.” He, however, noted that necessary regulations to checkmate their activities had been…

Tincan Customs Command generates N262.3bn in 11 months

Tincan Island Command of the Nigeria Customs Service has generated a total of N262.3 billion from January to November 2017. This amount is against the sum of N233.5 billion generated in the corresponding period of 2016. A comparative analysis of the two figures indicates a difference of N28,803,740,729.42 representing a significant increase from the amount…

PDP suspends Anambra State congress

SOUTH East zone of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday suspended the controversial state congress in Anambra State. The suspension was made public by the National Vice Chairman (South-East), Chief Austin Umahi, at a press conference at PDP national secretariat, Abuja. According to Chief Umahi, Anambra is very strategic to the PDP like all other…

Post-convention reconciliation: PDP reaches out to Dokpesi, George, others

In a bid to calm frayed nerves over the outcome of last weekend’s national convention, the National Reconciliation Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, led by Governor Henry Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State has reached out to aggrieved aspirants with a view to addressing all emergent issues. Addressing journalists in Abuja on Monday night…

Obiano really humiliated us, says Edochie weeks after Anambra poll

YUL Edochie has said Willie Obiano “really humiliated” other candidates in the recently held Anambra governorship poll. Edochie was the Democratic Peoples Congress (DPC) candidate in the election. Obiano won in all the 21 local government areas of the state. 36 candidates contested the gubernatorial poll which took place on November 18. Edochie spoke on…