ISOPADEC Staff Protests Three Months Unpaid Salary, Block Entry Into Gov. House

Sequel to the recent protest by Imo State pensioners, another set of aggrieved staff of the Imo State Oil Producing Area And Development Commission (ISOPADEC) have started protesting three months of unpaid salaries in front of Imo State Government House in Owerri, the Imo State capital. As a result of the protest, activities have been grounded at the seat of power, as the angry staff have blocked all entry points into the Government House. Recall that Imo State Receives Oil Derivation Fund From the federal government every month, which runs…

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PTF Chairman Urges Christians Not To Exhibit Reckless Confidence Over COVID-19

SGF Boss Mustapha in church The Chairman of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 and Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr Boss Mustapha has described as worrisome how some Christians exhibit what he called ‘reckless confidence’ in the face of the ravaging Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Mustapha spoke on Sunday at the Interdenominational Church Prayer Service, organised by the Nigeria Interreligious Council (NIREC) in Abuja. He said all Nigerians must realise that the pandemic has come to stay meaning that people have to take responsibility just as…

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Edo State Elections: Rivers State Gov. Nyesome Wike To Lead PDP Campaign

Gov. Wike and Gov. Obaseki when Obaseki visited Wike in Rivers State recently The strongman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and Rivers State Governor, Nyesome Wike, has been chosen by the party to chair its campaign council for the forthcoming Edo gubernatorial election. This information, which the party disclosed at the weekend on Twitter also said Ahmadu Fintiri, the governor of Adamawa was also appointed as the deputy chairman of the council. “The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) NWC has appointed the Governor of Rivers State, H. E. Chief Nyesome…

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COVID-19: Ganduje Lifts Lock Down In Kano State

Gov. Ganduje Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has lifted the lock down in the state, which was imposed with the panic occasioned by the dreaded Coronavirus (COVID-19). He however said removal of lock down does not mean tricycle operators are allowed to carry more than two passengers. The governor said motorcycle operators can only carry only one person per trip of which any violation will attract jail terms. Because of lack of effective transportation system in Nigeria, tricycles and motorcycles constitute major transport alternative. Also, Civil Servants from 12…

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Abia State Now Mere Miyetti Allah Cattle Market, No more God’s Own State Says Nnamdi Kanu

File photograph of Kanu addressing a conference in the USA Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), who left Nigeria when the Nigerian military invaded Abia State to allegedly arrest him has claimed that Abia State has changed from ‘Gods Own State’ to ‘Miyetti Allah owned Cattle Market.’ The Umuahia born leader of IPOB in a statement, which he issued on Monday, which he carefully titled: “Finally the reason why they initiated Operation Python Dance and proscription of IPOB become very clear,” released by IPOB’s…

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South-East Leaders, Ohanaeze Collaborate On Alaigbo Stabilization Fund

President-General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief John Nnia Nwodo Governors of the states in the South-East working in tandem with Ohanaeze Ndigbo, have agreed to set up a driving force for the development of Igbo land. The force will be known as Alaigbo Stabilization Fund (ASF). Chief Emeka Attamah, Senior Assistant Media and Publicity to the President-General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief John Nnia Nwodo, in a statement in a statement earlier today said, “The fund is intended to develop Igbo land to the status of Catalonia in Spain and Bavaria in…

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Atiku Laments The Dangers Of Insecurity To Food Production

Atiku Abubakar, a former vice president in Nigeria also ran for president against President Buhari in 2019 Nigeria’s former Vice President during the administration of former President Olusegun Obsanjo, Atiku Abubakar has cautioned that the rising case of insecurity in the northern part of the country would affect food security nationwide. His warning is coming a few days after his former boss, Obasanjo called on the government of President Muhammadu Buhari to do something drastic about insecurity of lives and property in the country. Atiku who is highly concerned at…

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Rivers State: Wike Directs COVID-19 Test For Government House Workers

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State “In fact, I have given a directive that all staff of Government House must go for testing, nobody knows who is a carrier and we must save everybody as much as we can.” These were the words of the Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, when he directed all members of staff of the Government House in Port Harcourt be tested for the dreaded Coronavirus (COVID-19) symptoms. The governor said the on-going increased testing of prospective COVID-19 patients in the state is a commitment to…

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Oshiomhole Humbled Into Accepting His Sack By Apc

Oshiomhole who was removed unceremoniously as APC National Chairman APV The disgraced former National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress ( APC) party, Comrade Adams Oshiohmole, has been humbled into accepting the decision of National Executive Committee (NEC) to dissolve the National Working Committee (NWC), which he led before has sack. Oshiohmole, who addressed a press conference in Abuja on Saturday, said he had also directed his lawyers to withdraw his appeal pending at the supreme court. Insisting that he would not continue the fight to establish the illegality…

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An Open Letter To Senator Bola Ahmed Jagaban Tinubu

Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu (right) and fearless Femi Fani-Kayode By Femi Fani-Kayode “It is over for Tinubu. He has been thrown under the bus and retired from politics!” “Even the obstacles on my way, I predict them before those that will bring them will start to think about them. I plan for betrayal, I plan for backstabbing, I also plan for reunion and forgiveness long before they happen. I expect nothing, I expect anything, I expect everything“- Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu. My dearest Jagaban, You know very well that I…

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