The South East Senate Caucus has expressed shock over reported cut in the 2018 budget allocation for the Akanu Ibiam International Airport Terminal in Enugu state which was made public after the budget was passed recently.
Contrary to rumours making the rounds, aggrieved members of the APC in nPDP fold, led by Alhaji Kawu Baraje, say they would attend and participate fully in the party’s convention slated for Saturday, June 23, in Abuja.
The youth group called on the screening committee of the party to immediately make public the list of disqualified candidates in order to guide youth delegates to the convention on their voting patterns and choices.
Nwogu is a former member of the House of Representatives, recently joined the APC in his Nkwerre ward in Imo state. However, some elements in the party have linked him to some big wigs in the opposition Peoples Democratic Party.
The ICPC had accused NDDC and Nsima Ekere of refusing to honour invitation and request for documents in relation to the construction of Umuihe-Odo-Umuanya road, Umuahia South local government area of Abia state.
Former governor of Kebbi state, Usman Saidu Dakingari was today, Thursday, June 20, served with a 15 count charge by the bailiff of the Federal High Court Kebbi at around 1:51pm in his residence at GRA Birnin Kebbi.
He was also received by the Director General of the National Emergency Management Agency, Mr Mustapha Maihaja, as well as the secretary to the Bauchi state Government, Mr Mohammed Nadada, among other top government officials.
The Ohanaeze Ndigbo has rejected the planned establishment of 94 ranches in 10 states of Nigeria as a way of finding peace and putting an end to constant clashes between farmers and herdsmen across the country.
Imo state police command says it has not received any order of court, directing it to trail, arrest and handover the leader of Biafra Independence Movement, Chief Ralph Uwazuruike, to prison, to serve his one month imprisonment.
APC youth group, Progressive Youth Movement (PYM), has endorsed the candidature of former Edo state governor Comrade Adams Oshiomhole and Dr Fashogbon Oluwatayo Solomon ahead of the party’s national convention.
Men of the Kaduna state police command, on Wednesday, June 20, engaged members of Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) also known as Shiites in a gun duel, in Kaduna, over the continuous detention of their leader, Sheikh El-Zakzaky.
A presidential aspirant under the PDP and immediate past chairman of the party, Senator Ahmed Makarfi, has said he would not publicly disgrace the party after using the platform to attain great positions in the country.
Indigenes of Bilabiri 1 community in Ekeremor local council of Bayelsa state have fled their homes over fear of military invasion, following the attack on Tunu flow-station and the subsequent killing of three soldiers in a bloody.
Federal Government has said Nigeria loses about N5.04 trillion annually to the frequent conflicts between herdsmen and farmers. The government however assured that it has developed a plan to ensure the conflicts end soon.
The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen, on Tuesday, June 19, charged judges and other judicial officers in the country to take bold decisions without minding whose ox is gored in the process.
A media aide to former Governor Olusegun Mimiko of Ondo state, has counselled the Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, on the need to exercise decency and the requisite caution in speaking about other politicians.
A compilation by TransparencIT Nigeria has listed six cases of corruption against six former governors that has been concluded. The former state chief executives were convicted for corruption offences in various courts.
The attack comes barely three days after suicide bombers attacked Damboa council area with Rocket Propelled Launchers and Improvised Explosive Devices, IEDs which had claimed over 40 lives with 75 injured in the incident.
A former member of the House of Representatives, Chidi Nwogu, has declared his interest to contest the position of the APC national organising secretary at the party's national convention scheduled for Saturday, June 23.
Ahead of the national convention of the ruling APC, a member of the publicity sub-committee of the convention organising committee, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, has said there will be no ‘unity list,’ as speculated in several media reports
The All Progressives Congress (APC) senator representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Shehu Sani, said the current mode of operation by security agencies in the area won't yield any result.
At a press conference held on Sunday, June 18, chairman of the group, Anosike Nwosu, stated that the 2019 polls would not be free and fair with Yakubu in the saddle as chairman of INEC, expressing fear that he would compromise.