It is becoming fashionable for the police and street corner gangs to attack journalists on official assignment in the public arena. In the past few months in particular, the police and some criminal groups have used journalists as a punching bag to expunge
Monthly Archives: October, 2012
Governors of northern states under the aegis of the Northern States Governors Forum (NSGF) have called on Nigerians to pray for the quick recovery of Governor Danbaba Danfulani Suntai of Taraba State who is currently receiving treatment in a German
Panic has gripped staff of the Petroleum ministry over the revelations contained in the just released report of the Petroleum Revenue Task Force Committee(PRTFC) headed by Mallam Nuhu Ribadu.
Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, is the chairman of the senate committee on Constitution amendment. In this interview he speaks on the review of the committee’s activities.
The Governor of Makkah, Prince Khaled Al-Faisal, who also is the chairman of the Central Hajj Committee, has urged the international media to always highlight the positive aspects of Islam, rather than focusing on certain bad tendencies,
…Due back today
Wife of the Oyo State Governor, Mrs. Florence Ajimobi yesterday, refuted report of her alleged arrest by the Metropolitan Police in London for alleged money laundering,
President Goodluck Jonathan has denied insinuations in the media that he was behind the boundary disputes between the Rivers and Bayelsa states, and allegedly supporting plans to “cede five Rivers state oil communities to Bayelsa”.
Opposition parties and other stakeholders in Imo State have raised the alarm following plans by the state government to conduct fresh council polls in all the 27 local councils, next year. They described it as a ploy to install its political surrogates ahead of the
The death toll of Nigerian pilgrims in Saudi Arabia has risen to 21 from 14, a week before the Hajj rites. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) quoted the National Hajj Commission’s weekly public health bulletin ‘No one’ dated October 29
Against the backdrop of intense regulation of the nation’s banking sector, former Director General of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Mr Wole Adetunji, Tuesday advocated an urgent review of Nigeria’s financial system to enable it