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    The All Progressives Congress (APC) has announced six governorship aspirants to be screened for the party’s primary election to elect its governorship candidate in Edo State. APC’s National Publicity Secretary, Lanre Issa-Onilu disclosed this in a statement on Friday ahead of the June 22 party exercise. He noted that the six aspirants have bought, completed, ...
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    A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has again reaffirmed the powers of the Independent National Electoral Commission, (INEC) to deregister political parties. Justice Taiwo Taiwo stated this on Friday while delivering judgment in a suit filed by Hope Democratic Party against the electoral umpire. He insisted that INEC was empowered by the Constitution to ...
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    The Peoples Democratic Party has screened three aspirants for the forthcoming governorship election primary in Edo State. Ahead of the September 19 election, the Screening Committee inaugurated by the National Working Committee (NWC) conducted the exercise on Friday at the party’s National Secretariat in Abuja, the nation’s capital. Two of the aspirants – Gideon Ikhine ...
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    Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, has directed the commencement of house-to-house sample collection exercise in the eight Local Government Areas (LGAs) of the state. The emergency exercise is expected to take place within the metropolitan LGAs such as Taurani, Nasarawa, and Kano municipal, where most of the confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 are concentrated. Governor ...
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    The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, has ordered a full-scale search for the perpetrators of the attack on Isanlu Police station and a commercial bank in Yagba East LGA of Kogi State. IGP Adamu in a statement by the Force Public Relations Officer, DCP, Frank Mba, condemned the incident which led to the death ...
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    A group of youths on Friday stormed the streets of Akure, the Ondo State capital in protest against the recent rise in cases of rape in the country. The youths who were dressed in black and carrying placards with various inscriptions called for justice and stiffer punishment for rapists. Some of the inscriptions on their ...
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    Latter Rain Assembly President, Pastor Tunde Bakare, has warned that Churches may soon be empty. He gave the warning on The Future of Faith Instagram Live with Chude Jideonwo. Bakare spoke on governance and the responsibility of the church amid the coronavirus pandemic. He stressed that the church is a body that is required in ...
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    Barcelona has reportedly identified two players, Paris Saint-Germain’s Neymar and Inter Milan’s Lautaro Martinez as a long term replacement for captain, Lionel Messi. Messi, who will turn 33 later this month, has scored 21 goals in all competition for Barcelona so far this season. According to the Daily Express, the La Liga champions believe Neymar ...
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    Suspected bandits have killed 21 people and wounded 12 others during attacks in some villages in Maru and Talata Mafara Local Government Areas of Zamfara State. Confirming the incident to Channels Television, the spokesman of the state police command, Mohammed Shehu, says the bandits attacked Tungar Malan, Manyan Karaje, Tungar Arne, Dangodon Maiyakane, Dangodon Mai ...
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    In this post, we will take a look at the problems of rape in Nigeria. Here you will see the notable cases of rape, causes, effects and possible solutions to this menace. One of the prevailing menace of every modern society in the world today is the issue of rape which has increased drastically over ...