The Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo has warned Biafra agitators and others calling for Nigeria’s separation to stop forthwith. According to report gathered Osinbajo said this in Uyo on Saturday at a grand ceremony organised by the Akwa Ibom government to mark the 30th anniversary of the creation of the state. He urged the people to […]
President Muhammadu Buhari, on Monday congratulated German Chancellor, Angela Merkel on her re-election for a fourth term in office. In a statement by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, President Buhari said he felicitates with the German Chancellor’s party for producing good leadership for the country for over 12 […]
Former Secretary to Oyo state government, Barrister Sharrafaden, three correspondents; Femi Atoyebi, Demola Babalola and Jeremiah Oke and others on Monday escaped death as gunmen attacked the Olubadan palace, Popoyemoja, Ibadan, shortly before the installation of some Baales. The gunmen who drove in two doors black Sienna, stormed the palace around 11.45am, shouted in Yoruba language “koni da […]
The Nigerian Army has declared itself victorious over the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) which was recently declared a terrorist organisation. The Army made the declaration on Friday, September 22 in a statement by Colonel Sagir Musa, the deputy director public relations 82 Division. The statement posted to PR Nigeria read in part: “Despite the […]
London transport authorities announced Friday they would not renew Uber’s licence to operate in the city when it expires on September 30 for safety reasons, although it has three weeks to appeal. “Transport for London has concluded that Uber London Limited is not fit and proper to hold a private hire operator licence,” it said in a statement.
The lawyer representing the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, says he has not communicated with his client since September 14, when Mr. Kanu’s Abia State home was “invaded” by soldiers. The lawyer, Ifeanyi Ejiofor, was reacting to reports that Mr. Kanu had gone into hiding. In a statement Tuesday, Mr. Ejiofor […]
The Governing Council the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB), has approved the appointment of Professor Felix Kolawole Salako, as the substantive Vice-Chancellor of the institution. Other appointments approved by the Council were the positions of the Registrar and Bursar which will be occupied by Dr Hakeem Adekola and Mr Chukwunwike Ezekpeazu respectively. Their new […]