Category: National News

Ohanaeze Endorses Uzodinma As Governor, Condemns Misconceived Protests

As Senator Hope Uzodinma’s acceptance continued to grow, the Imo State chapter of the apex socio-cultural organisation of the Igbo nation worldwide, Ohanaeze...

Wives of Northern Governors Advised Govts to Empower, Educate Displaced Women and Children

Wives of Northern Governors have pleaded with the 19 governors of the region to ‘empower and educate’ women and children displaced by the Boko Haram crisis in the...

Uzodinma Approves Payment of N30000 Minimum Wage

Governor Hope Uzodinma of Imo State Government has approved the immediate implementation of the N30,000 minimum wage in the State Public Service for the least paid...

Police Declares Prosper Steve Wanted over Gay Offences

Nigeria police have declared 21-year-old Prosper Steve, a native of Ika North East Local Government Delta State wanted since January 21, 2014 for allegedly engaging in...

Operational Visit: Air Force Chief Inspects On-going Projects in Lagos (PHOTOS)

Reassures of NAF’s commitment to welfare of personnel• BY REMILEKUM DARAMOLA in Maiduguri• The Chief of the Air Staff (CAS), Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, has...

Imo Will Flourish Under My Watch, Vows Uzodinma

Governor Hope Uzodinma of Imo State has assured that the State will prosper under his watch. The newly sworn-in Governor also said that the era of executive lawlessness...

Labour Pledges Industrial Harmony in Imo, Meets with Uzodinma

Imolites in massive peaceful solidarity procession for Uzodinma• Organised labour in Imo State has met with Governor Hope Uzodimma with a pledge to support the...

Borno Governor in Chad to Talk on Peace, Commerce

This may not be unconnected to the recent pull out of Chadian troops from the ongoing war against Boko Haram and the subsequent rise of insurgency attack in the...

Mama Boko Haram Reminded in Prison over Fraud

Mama Boko Haram, standing trial alongside Tahir Saidu and Lawal Shoyade, on an amended five-count charge, bordering on conspiracy, obtaining money by false pretence and...

UN Expresses Concern over Degenerating Insecurity in Nigeria

BY REMILEKUN DARAMOLA in Maiduguri• The United Nations has said that the degenerating security situation in Nigeria, especially in the Northeast has become very...