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Buhari Unfolds Goodies For South-East, As Abia Monarchs Visit

President Muhammadu Buhari Friday in Abuja expressed optimism that new investment commitments coming into Nigeria’s textile sector, of which Aba is a major beneficiary, will be actualized within the shortest possible time. President Buhari gave the assurance when he received traditional rulers from Abia State led by His Royal Majesty, Dr. Isaac Ikonne, Enyi 1 of Aba. The President also assured the monarchs that the issue of unstable electricity and other basic infrastructure in Ariaria market, a major trading hub in West and Central Africa, would soon be a thing…

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NYSC DG Tasks Corps Members On Host Community’s Need

Director-General, National Youths Service Corps (NYSC), Brig. Gen. Sule Kazaure, has called on Corps members in the country to identify the peculiar needs of their host communities and proffer solutions to them. Speaking when he visited the 2018 Batch B Stream II Corps members deployed to Anambra and Enugu states at the Umunya Temporary Orientation Camp, Oyi Council Area of Anambra on Saturday, Kazaure tasked them to be active participants in the various programmes of the scheme designed to make them economically self-reliant and solution providers. The director-general further urged them to…

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IGP Disbands Special Tactical Squad, Redeploys Personnel

The Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has ordered the immediate disbandment of the Special Tactical Squad (IGP-STS) and the redeployment of all the personnel of the squad to other departments and formations. The decision of the IG was sequel to the illegal search on the residence of the elder statesman, Chief Edwin Clarke without any approval or authority for such action. In a statement, Police spokesman, Acting DCP Jimoh Moshood said the personnel affected with the decision have been redeployed be part of Police operations in other departments. The…

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In Ebonyi: We Deserve President With Proven Capability, Says Saraki

Senate President and Presidential Aspirant  under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has said that Nigerians deserve a President with proven capacity and capability in 2019. Saraki made the assertion in Abakaliki, the Ebonyi State capital, during the commencement of his nationwide  “Meet the delegates ” campaign  starting from Ebonyi and Enugu States. Saraki who was given a very warm welcome by enthuastic party loyalists and supporters in Ebonyi State during a reception organized in his honour at the Ebonyi State Banquet Hall, told…

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Pope’s Representative Applauds Gov Ugwuanyi’s Leadership Style

…Says he is a good governor, father to all The Apostolic Nuncio to Nigeria, Archbishop Antonio Guido Filipazzi has applauded Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State for his closeness to God and exemplary leadership style, which has brought peace and good governance to the state. The Apostolic Nuncio – Pope Francis’ representative in Nigeria – spoke in Enugu, when he led a delegation comprising a Cardinal, Archbishops, Bishops and Priests of the Catholic Church to pay a courtesy visit to Gov. Ugwuanyi at the Government House. The clerics were in…

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Bianca Solicits Delegates’ Support Ahead Of APGA Primaries

Wife of late Dim Chukwuemeka Ojukwu, Mrs Bianca Ojukwu, has solicited support of prospective delegates at the upcoming primaries of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) in Anambra State. Ojukwu, a senatorial aspirant for Anambra South Senatorial District, made the appeal on Friday during a tour of Orumba North and South Local Government Areas. She appealed to the stakeholders to give her the party’s ticket, assuring them that she would provide effective representation to the area. The former Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria said that her desire was to empower…

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Buhari To Women Aspirants: I’ve Delivered Dividends Of Democracy

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday said the various challenges facing the country since the inception of his administration in 2015 had given way. He said the challenges had translated into dividends which, he added, will increase considerably. Buhari said these in an address he delivered at the Women Political Aspirants Summit held in Abuja. The summit was organised by the National Council of Women Societies, Women in Politics Forum and the National Centre for Women Development in collaboration with Office of the Wife of the President. The President said the…

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Ebonyi Seals Abakaliki Rice Mill Over Alleged Poison

Ebonyi State has sealed the Abakaliki Rice Mill Limited over the alleged infiltration of poisoned and adulterated rice into the mill. The Governor’s Senior Special Assistant (SSA) on Internal Security, Dr Kenneth Ugbala, who announced the state government’s decision at a news briefing, said that the closure was with immediate effect. Ugbala noted that the state Executive Council had received the news of the poisoned and adulterated rice with shock and deliberated extensively on it to save lives of citizens. “The Exco subsequently directed the concerned Ministries, Departments and Agencies…

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 Turaki Storms Delta, Warns That No Nation Can Survive On Injustice,

Frontline Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), presidential hopeful, Kabiru Tanimu Turaki, SAN, has restated his commitment to the implementation of the principle of restructuring to ensure peace, justice and fairness needed for the acceleration of development in the country. He was speaking at the Unity Hall of the Government House, Asaba on Tuesday while addressing Delta State PDP Executive Committee, delegates to the party’s national convention, local government chairmen as well as the leadership of the state’s House of Assembly and party elders in continuation of his consultations with stakeholders across the country…

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Keke, Taxi Operators Drum Support For Ugwuanyi’s Re-Election

…hail friendly policies Operators of tricycles (Keke) and taxis in Enugu State have hailed Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi for his administration’s people-oriented programmes and friendly policies that have made it possible for them to operate favourably in the state. The transport operators said that the governor has through his magnanimity and commitment to the wellbeing of the masses, taken measures that have ameliorated the sufferings they encounter in the running of their businesses in the state. In a separate reaction, the state Chairman of the Association of Tricycle (KEKE) Riders Transport…

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