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What assassination attempt on Ekweremadu means – Dogara

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has condemned the assassination attempt on the Deputy Senate President, Sen. Ike Ekweremadu, his wife and son, by unknown gunmen. The Speaker in a statement on Tuesday noted that the incident was a clear indication that insecurity in the country has …

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25m Nigerians suffering from disabilities – ITF

The Director General, Industrial Training Fund, ITF, Sir Joseph Ari, has said that research has shown that one in every ten people in Nigeria suffers from one form of disability or the other. The DG also stated that, even though authorities in Nigeria deferred on proportion of the physically challenged, …

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Kano Assembly minority leader dumps PDP for PRP

The Minority leader Kano State House of Assembly representing Kura/Garun Malam constituency, Alhaji Abdullahi Muhammad-Chiromawa has defected from the PDP to the PRP. Chiromawa announced his defection while briefing newsmen on Monday in Kano. According to him, he defected in order to join his political god father, Alhaji Salihu Sagir-Takai, …

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El-Zakzaky: Iranians threaten to overthrow Buhari [VIDEO]

Some protesters in Iran have threatened to overthrow the government of President Muhammadfu Buhari in order to secure the release of Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN). Zakyzaky has been in detention since December 2015 when his followers clashed with some soldiers in Zaria, Kaduna state. …

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Osinbajo, Ambode, Sanwo-Olu meet in Lagos

Vice-President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo and Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State, on Monday, monitored the Tradermoni scheme in the state, targeted at assisting traders to boost their businesses. The All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate in Lagos, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, also joined the duo as they visited the Ketu, Bariga …

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Buhari reacts to death of Emir of Awe, Abubakar

President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with the Awe traditional council, the government and people of Nasarawa State on the death of the Emir of Awe, Alhaji Abubakar Umar II. Alhaji Abubakar Umar II died on Saturday at a hospital in Abuja, following a brief illness. A statement signed by Buhari’s …

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Glo extends 4G LTE to 36 states, 208 tertiary institutions

Nigeria’s digital transformation leader, Globacom, has extended its 4G LTE network coverage to all the 36 states of the federation and the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. Included in the operator’s 4G LTE footprint are 208 tertiary institutions spread across the six geopolitical zones of the country. This effectively makes Globacom …

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Battle to vote out Buhari, APC begins Tuesday – Secondus

National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Uche Secondus has charged Nigerian voters to troop out to their various polling booths to check their names as the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, displays voters register at all polling units across the country from Tuesday, November 6, 2018. Secondus said …

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Boko Haram: Hunters gun down 8 terrorists in Borno village

Hunters and members of the civilian vigilante of Gubio, in Gubio local government area of Borno State, on Sunday, engaged members of the dreaded Islamic sect, Boko Haram. DAILY POST reports that the fierce fight resulted in the killing of eight (8) militants in the area. Few days ago, the …

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2019 election: Cleric raises alarm

The Senior Pastor, Father’s Touch Ministry Church, Nyanya, Abuja, Pastor Evans Idoko, has accused some politicians of using religion and ethnicity to divide Nigerians ahead of the 2019 election. Idoko made the allegation in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), on Sunday in Abuja. “It’s regrettable that …

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