We Will Not Allow Herdsmen To Overrun Us – Akeredolu Vows

Ondo State governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has said his government will not allow criminals masquerading as herdsmen to overrun the state under any guise. Akeredolu, who vowed to bring to justice the killer herdsmen terrorising some communities, assured of more security presence in some areas of the state. The Governor spoke yesterday in his office while receiving on courtesy visit representatives of Auga Community led by the Alauga of Auga-Akoko, Oba Samuel Agunloye. The Governor, who frowned at the incessant attacks on farmers and their farmlands, especially in the bordering towns,…

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Igbo Presidency 2023: Mazi Sam Ohuabunwa Explains Why He Will Contest

Mazi Sam Ohuabunwa, has said his ambition to contest in the 2023 presidential election is not motivated by the clamour for a president of Igbo extraction. Since 1960 when Nigeria got its independence from the British colonial masters, the eastern part of Nigeria has suffered all manners of marginalization, which even led to the declaration of Biafra and eventual war between the east and the rest of Nigeria. Ohuabunwa said his ambition is not motivated by those clamours or those sad stories of the past but by his competence, adding…

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News About Emeka Ihedioha Faith Switch Fake News

Chibuike Onyeukwu, the Media Aide to His Excellency Rt. Hon. Emeka Ihedioha, CON has refuted news making the rounds that the Mbaise born former Imo State governor has switched faith. In a press release, Onyeukwu said, “Our attention has been drawn to a deliberate falsehood and gross misrepresentation of facts, syndicated in the social media alleging that His Excellency Rt. Hon. Emeka Ihedioha CON has switched his Christian faith. This harebrained act of desperation is as malicious and wicked as it is puerile. “While His Excellency has great respect for all…

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House Of Reps May Reintroduce Electoral Acts Amendment

The Speaker of House of Representatives Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila has disclosed that the House will reintroduce the Electoral Act amendment bill on Wednesday as they have resolved to rework the bill and send back to the President as quickly as possible for assent. He also announced the first set of amendments to the 1999 constitution being worked on by the House will be sent to State Houses of Assembly for concurrence before the end of February 2022. He stated this while addressing members on resumption from the Christmas and New…

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Face-off: US Sanctions Five North Koreans After Missile Launch

Finally, the United States of America (USA) yesterday (Wednesday January 12, 2022) imposed sanctions on five North Koreans linked to the country’s ballistic missile programme, a day after Pyongyang carried out what it said was the launch of a hypersonic missile. The Treasury Department said the five North Koreans being sanctioned were “responsible for procuring goods for the DPRK’s (North Korea’s) weapons of mass destruction and ballistic missile-related programs.” “Today’s actions, part of the United States’ ongoing efforts to counter the DPRK’s weapons of mass destruction and ballistic missile programs,…

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Kukah Didn’t Receive Any Invitation From DSS Says Spokesman

Bishop Matthew Hassan Kukah (left) with Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari The alleged invitation extended to the Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Sokoto, Most Rev Mathew Hassan-Kukah, by the Department of State Services (DSS) has been described as false by the spokesperson of the church and the Director of Social Communication in the diocese, Rev Fr Christopher Omotosho. The clergyman therefore advised members of the public to ignore the rumour when he said, “The news that the bishop was summoned for questioning by the DSS regarding his Christmas message cannot…

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Blame Politicians For Insecurity In Imo – IPOB Leader Nnamdi Kanu Affirms

Mazi Nnamdi Kanu (left) with President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria The detained Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, has stated that the insecurity in Imo State is coordinated by politicians to make the state unsafe. The assertion is contained in his New Year message for 2022. He added that the New Year would bring divine grace and favour of unimaginable proportions. Kanu stated that the recent arrest of Uche Nwosu, by the police had vindicated him and IPOB members as the people behind the insecurity…

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‘I am Not At War With Buhari’ Claims Sunday Igboho

President Muhammadu Buhari (left) with Sunday Igboho Yoruba Nation agitator, Mr Sunday Adeyemo aka Sunday Igboho, has said that he is not at war with President Muhammadu Buhari; the six governors in the South-West zone or any government official. Igboho however said it sad that the Buhari regime has not addressed the security challenges in the South-West zone, which was the genesis of his agitation for Yoruba Nation. Igboho, in his 2022 New Year Message, said everyone living in the country deserves to be protected regardless of their tribe, religion…

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NdiIgbo Understand Nigeria Better & Should Produce Next President In 2023 – Abia State Governor

The governor of Abia State, Okezie Ikpeazu has declared that the Southeast deserves to produce Nigeria’s president in 2023 to succeed the expiring President Muhammadu Buhari who is due to complete his eight-year term in 2023. Ikpeazu stated this while addressing State House Correspondents after a meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari saying that the Southeast knows and understands Nigeria better than any other region. He, however, stated that the Southeast needs to negotiate and discuss with other regions across the country to make the wish a reality. He said: “Having…

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President Buhari Hosted To A Surprise Birthday In Istanbul

Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari was hosted to a surprise 79th birthday reception in Istanbul on Friday. Buhari who is leading Nigeria with overwhelming insecurity however promised to advance the interest of Nigerians and that of the nation as he prepares to leave office in May 2023. The President also used the forum to disclose that he was itching to return to his farm in Daura, Katsina State to tend his crops and livestock. As he stepped out of his suite, moving to the meeting room, President Buhari met a surprise…

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