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Osun 2022: Akin Ogunbiyi most qualified to govern – Idera De group

By Sunday Oguntuyi, Osogbo Ahead of the 2022 governorship election in Osun State, a socio- political group in the state has has declared its support...

Furore in Anambra over INEC’s ‘disqualification’ of APGA from participating in governorship poll

OBINNA EZUGWU Confusion has continued to trail the status of Anambra State's ruling party, the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) ahead of the upcoming governorship...

BREAKING: Soludo emerges APGA candidate for Anambra governorship

Prof. Charles Soludo, former Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) governor, has emerged governorship candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) for the state's...
Sheikh Ahmad Gumi

Bandits better than IPOB, they only kidnap for money, want Niger Delta kind of...

Ahmad Gumi, Islamic cleric, has said bandits wreaking havoc in Nigeria's Northwest and North Central regions cannot be compared with separatist group, the Indigenous...

Herders killings: Igbimo Apapo Yoruba visits Afenifere Leader, Pa Adebanjo, demands restructuring

The leadership of Igbimo Apapo Yoruba Lagbaye, an umbrella body of Yoruba youth, paid a scheduled visit to Pa Ayo Adebanjo, leader of the...

Ex presidential candidate, Moghalu gets UN job

Former presidential candidate and ex deputy governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Prof. Kingsley Moghalu, has been elected member of Board of Directors...

Jonathan blames rising tension in Nigeria on inability to manage country’s diversity

Nigeria's ex president, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, has blamed rising ethnic and religious tensions in Nigeria to leadership inability to properly manage its diversity and...
Hogan Ekpo

Ex CBN deputy gov, Mailafia to deliver Akpan Hogan Ekpo lecture on Friday

OBINNA EZUGWU The Akpan Hogan Ekpo Centre for Public Policy, University of Uyo, has announced the 3rd annual Birthday lecture in honour of Professor Akpan...
Farouk Lawan

Abuja court sentences Farouk Lawan to 7 years in prison over $3m bribe

A Federal High Court sitting in Apo District, Abuja, has sentenced Farouk Lawan, former chairman of the federal house of representatives ad-hoc committee on...

EFCC arrests 3 over alleged N3.5bn online investment fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Sokoto Zonal Office, has arrested three suspects over alleged N3.5 billion online investment fraud. Mr Bawa Kaltungo,...