Nigerian Army recommends dismissal, imprisonment of 34 soldiers

No fewer than four erring personnel of the Nigerian Army involved in the ongoing fight against insurgency in the North East have been recommended for dismissal by a General and Special Court Martial set up by the military. Also, 30 others were…

INEC denies having voters registration centres in Niger Republic.

The Independent National Electoral Commission has denied opening 21 voter registration units in the Republic of Niger. The development is coming in the wake of speculations on social media that the commission had taken the process of registering eligible voters beyond the…

National Assembly members, Governors set for showdown over lost return tickets.

National Assembly members, who failed to win their parties’ tickets for the 2023 elections, are set for a showdown with state governors and their aides. Findings by newsmen showed that in states such as Benue, Kebbi, Zamfara, Delta, Ekiti and Ogun, governors…

Buhari rules out bail option for IPOB leader, Nnamdi Kanu.

President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday ruled out bail for the detained leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra(IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu. He said Kanu, who is currently on trial, was being given every opportunity under the law to justify all the uncomplimentary things…

French agency funds 350KW solar power project in Lagos.

The French Development Agency through its financing arm in Nigeria has provided funding for a 350 kilowatts solar project at the Lagos Business School in Lagos State. It announced this in a statement issued in Abuja by the Sustainable Use of Natural…

2Baba meets Oyetola, Adeleke, Ogunbiyi, preaches peace ahead Osun poll.

Multi-award-winning Nigerian singer, Innocent Idibia, popularly known as 2baba, has met candidates of the three major parties participating in the July 16 Osun governorship poll and urged them to prevail on their supporters to eschew violence during the poll. Idibia met, at…

Adamu, Senators move to halt defection from APC.

The National Chairman of the All Progressive Congress, Adamu Abdullahi yesterday, met with the party’s senators. Adamu arrived at the National Assembly complex some minutes past 2pm and moved to the office of the Senate President, Ahmed Lawan, for a brief meeting…

Obi visits Wike amid defection rumour.

The Presidential Candidate of the Labour Party, Peter Obi, visited Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike in Port Harcourt yesterday where they both had a closed-door meeting which lasted a few hours at the governor’s private residence in Port Harcourt. Though the outcome…

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