By Valentine Nnamani (Enugu Correspondent)
Ahead of the 2023 general election, Igbos of the South East Nigeria, have commenced an early campaign for the actualization of their quest for an Igboman president of Nigeria.
By Michael Garang (Newsleader East Africa Bureau Chief)
The African Development Bank, at the weekend, approved grants worth $25.1 million to Somalia to bolster the national budget for government efforts to mitigate national and regional impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.
By Joe Osayame (Politics Correspondent)
Opposition party, the African Democratic Congress ADC) has challenged the All Progressives Congress (APC) led federal government administration to.urgently disclose the percentage of the recovered N800 billion loot that had been allegedly re-looted under the current administration.
By Cosmas Enahoro (Edo Correspondent)
The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) gubernatorial candidate in Edo State, Governor Godwin Obaseki has received the endorsement of Edo North traditional rulers.
By Rose Nwankwu (Awka Correspondent)
The Senior Special Assistant on Security to Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra state, Mr Azubuike Ekwegbalu, was, on Sunday, murdered in cold blood by yet unknown assailants, leaving him dead after allegedly stabbing him with a kitchen knife. The assassins, allegedly stormed his residence in Awka, Anambra State Capital.
A Bauchi Coalition Against Financial Crimes and Injustice (BACAFCI), has filed three fresh petitions against the former APC Governor of Bauchi State, Mohammed Abdullahi Abubakar, before the Independent Corrupt Practices (ICPC), and the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), over alleged fraud, financial misappropriation and abuse of office by Abubakar.
By Mahmoud Dogara (Bauchi Correspondent)
The Bauchi State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) witnessed a harvest of new membership as party chieftains from the ruling People's Democratic Party (PDP) and other political parties in the state, defected to the APC.
By Adaora Okafor
Big Brother Naija 2020 housemates, Praise and Ka3na were caught having sex on camera in the early hours of Saturday morning.
By Aminatta Diof (Newsleader Correspondent, Abidjan)
African Development Bank (ADB) President, Dr Akinwunmi Adesina, has finally been exonerated of the sixteen allegations of ethical misconduct levelled against him in January this year by a group of whistleblowers.
Following the defection by the former House of Representatives Speaker, Hon Yakubu Dogara, from the PDP to the APC last week, a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Bibi Dogo, has called on the Federal House of Representatives to declare the seat of Bogoro, Dass, Tafawa Balewa vacant.
Former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, has explained why he returned to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) two years after he ditched the party for the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the run-up to the 2019 elections.
Supporters of former Speaker of House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, in Bogoro Local Government Area of Bauchi State, on Saturday, defected from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to join their leader in the All Progressives Congress (APC).
By Chinua Okafor
Though Dragon Quest 11 came out in 2018, it has been travelling to other gaming platforms. It's available on the PC, PS4, and Switch - and now it's finally arriving to the Xbox One. During its Xbox Series X scope today.
Imo state Commissioner for Special Duties and stalwart of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in Imo State, Simon Ebegbulem, has said that the Edo State governor, Godwin Obaseki, who is seeking a re-election on the platform of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), will not win the September 19, 2020 governorship election.
By Hamid Abdullahi (MDA/Education Reporter)
Following its earlier decision to re-open secondary schools on Tuesday August 4 for students in the exit classes to write their West African Senior School Certificate Examinations (WASSEC), the federal government, on Wednesday, came out with a comprehensive schedule for various national examinations for graduating students in both the Junior Secondary School (JSS) 3 and Senior Secondary School (SSS)3.
From Tuesday August 4, 2020, all Secondary Schools in Nigeria will reopen for students of graduating classes to enable them prepare adequately for their West African Examinations, WAEC.
By Abubakar Goni (Maiduguri Correspondent)
Justice Aisha Kumaliya of the Borno State High Court, Maiduguri, on Wednesday, committed one Bashir Ali to six months in prison for fraud.
By Femi Adesina
In the build-up to the 2015 general elections, the country was divided right down the middle. On one side were the Jonathanians, who supported the then incumbent President, Goodluck Jonathan, and wanted him to continue in office for another term of four years.
By Julius Ituma (Ebonyi Correspondent)
Barely four weeks after his self isolation on the recommendation of the NCDC, governor of Ebonyi State, Engr. Dave Umahi, has tested negative for the corona virus infection which he had earlier contracted.
By Josiah Adebutu (Ogun Correspondent, who was at Ijebu Igbo)
A heavy throng of sympathizers and party supporters, on Sunday, stormed the Ijebu Igbo country home of late Senator Buruji Kashamu who died on Saturday at a Lagos hospital from complications arising from corona virus infection to pay their last respect to him. The sympathizers however defied Covid-19 protocols to grace the interment of the remains of the late former senator.
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