Chairman, Conference of Speakers of State Houses of Assembly, in Nigeria and Speaker, Borno State…
THREE months after he was appointed acting executive Vice Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Nigerian Communications Com- mission (NCC), Senate, yesterday, confirmed Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta as the substantive CEO.
THE cost of the destruction caused by Boko Haram in the North-East continues to rise as the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Solomon Arase said a tidy N4 billion is needed to re- build 56 police stations, formations and other important facilities.
Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB) has disowned the South-East Governors’ Forum, elders and Ohanaeze over their alleged role in the agitation for the release of the Director of Radio Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu.
A chieftain of the PeoplesDemocratic Party (PDP), Chief Emmanuel Iwuanyanwu, has said contrary to insinuations in some quarters, Igbo did not start the civil war, which engulfed the country from 1967 to 1970.
DETERMINED to set Cross River State on a sound industrial footing, Governor Ben Ayade said arrangements have been concluded for Henan Province of China to commence construction of $10 billion projects in the state.
EIGHT correspondents of different national media organisations yesterday escaped death by the whiskers when about 70 thugs at Okpai community in Ndokwa East Local Government Area of Delta State attacked them.
A Federal High Court yesterday in Abuja dismissed an application of the Federal Government seeking to compel the presence of the former National Security Adviser (NSA), Col. Sambo Mohammed Dasuki in court throughout the duration of his trial.
A Federal High Court yesterday quashed a fresh 50-count charge of corruption slammed against former governor of Bayelsa State and governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Timipre Sylva and three others on the grounds that the charges constituted an abuse of court process.
The Federal Government yesterday debunked alleged encroachment on its territorial areas by Benin Republic.