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The Dayspring Crèche, Nursery and Primary Sch, Kubwa, Abuja is 20

Activities marking the weeklong 20th anniversary of The Dayspring Crèche, Nursery and Primary School, Kubwa, Abuja ( DCNP) start on Monday, 14th through Sunday 20th, January 2019. The anniversary with the theme Raising the cross-Cultural Child will kick off in the morning of Monday 14 with Gallant Outing Parade at Chicken Republic Phase III through Federal Housing, to be followed ... Read More »

Breaking: Court stops CJN Onnoghen’s planned arraignment

The Federal High Court in Abuja has stopped the Federal Government’s plan to arraign the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, before the Code of Conduct Tribunal. The Federal Government through the Code of Conduct Bureau filed six counts of non-declaration of assets against the CJN on Friday. He was due for arraignment before the CCT on Monday but ... Read More »

We’ll shut down Nigeria if FG fails to withdraw charges against CJN – Militants

Niger Delta agitators have vowed to shut down the country if the Federal Government goes ahead with the ” harassment” of the Chief of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Walter Onnoghen. In a statement issued on Sunday, the coalition of the agitators also warned all non-indigenes who owned oil wells in the coastal area to prepare to vacate their zone, while asking ... Read More »

FG IS REPOSITIONING MARITIME INDUSTRY TO BETTER NIGERIA’S ECONOMY – SGF

…Our Stakeholders, Our Source of Pride, says Dakuku  …As Shipping Agencies Bag NIMASA Maritime Achievement Awards The Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr. Boss Mustapha has said that the Federal Government has successfully worked hard through the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) to reposition the Nigerian maritime industry for the nation’s economic growth. Mustapha said ... Read More »

CJN trial: Exercise power with decorum – Dogara warns

Speaker of House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has warned the federal government to exercise caution in the prosecution of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen for alleged failure to declare assets. Dogara in a statement issued by his Special Adviser, Media and Public Affairs, Mr Turaki Hassan on Sunday in Abuja, said that due process should be followed ... Read More »

Contentment Is His Name – A Tribute to Chief Bisi Akande At 80, By Senator Babafemi Ojudu

Contentment is satisfaction and ease of mind. Contentment is being satisfied with what one has. It does not necessarily mean not being ambitious; it rather means seeking everything in contentment, without resorting to greed and indecent means. This attribute is what the world seeks today in its search for lasting peace and progress because its lack is at the root ... Read More »

WORLD DEMOCRACY INDEX 2018: Nigeria Ranked 22 In Africa, 108 Globally

Nigeria has been ranked the 22nd Most Democratic Country in Africa, 108 in the World. The country, which was scored 4.62 in 2015, scored a not-so-impressive 4.44 in the recently released 2018 study. The Democracy Index reviews the state of democracy in 165 independent countries worldwide using five parameters: process and pluralism; civil liberties; the functioning of government; political participation; ... Read More »

Onnoghen’s Impending Trial: The Timing Is Condemnable — NBA President

Paul Usoro, President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) has berated the Nigerian government for the timing of the charges filed against Chief Justice Walter Onnoghen. Onnoghen is scheduled to appear before the Code of Conduct Tribunal on Monday, at the Federal High Court in Abuja, after the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) filed corruption-related charges against him. The charges ... Read More »

Car Spare Parts Dealers Association Endorses Governor Ishaku for Second Term

Various Communities, groups, unions and individuals have continued to endorse Governor Darius Ishaku for a second term. Recent callers were Motor Car Technicians and Spare Parts Dealers Association, Taraba State Chapter who paid Governor Darius Ishaku a solidarity visit at the Government House Jalingo. Speaking, Governor Ishaku thanked them for their solidarity assuring them of his resolve to support the ... Read More »

How ASUU Strike Is Promoting Prostitution, Unemployment, Poverty – Stakeholders

The continued strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities, (ASUU), which seems to have become a ‘new normal’ in the last 19 years, to many stakeholders, is seen as contributing to the growing decadence in the society typified by production of half-baked graduates, who are not employable not to mention mass exodus of Nigerians abroad with the attendant depleting ... Read More »

Borno: The Congress of United Hausa-Fulani Peace Initiative Endorses all APC Candidates and Launches 1 Million Votes Campaign

The United Hausa Fulani Peace Initiative has on Friday launched its one million votes campaign and endorsement of all All Progressives Congress (APC) candidates, and for a peaceful 2019 general elections. The occasion, which took place at the State Hotel, Maiduguri had in attendance the leadership and members of the Initiative who took turns to appreciate Governor Shettima for giving ... Read More »

Crisis in NASSI as members sack DG over alleged fraud

The Nigerian Association of Small Scale Industrialists (NASSI) has announced the sack of its acting Director-General, Mr Solomon Vongfu. NASSI, founded in 1978, is the umbrella body of the country’s micro and small scale industrialists engaged in production, manufacturing, provision of services, entrepreneurship and human resource development, among others. Vongfu’s “sack’’ was announced in a memo issued by the National ... Read More »

Atiku Tackles Buhari, Asks Him To Save Nigeria Of Needless Crisis

The Presidential Candidate of the People’s Democratic Party has warned President Muhammadu Buhari to desist from throwing Nigeria into an avoidable crisis over his desperation to sack the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen. In a statement issued in Abuja on Saturday by Atiku’s Special Assistant on Public Communication, Mr. Phrank Shaibu, the PDP candidate said the principle of ... Read More »

We’ve resolved Ogun, Ekiti PDP crisis — Olafeso, S’West chairman

THE National Vice Chairman, South West, of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Dr. Eddy Olafeso, weekend, said the crisis rocking the party in Ogun and Ekiti States, has been resolved amicably. Olafeso spoke with newsmen in Akure after inaugurating the Atiku/ Obi Presidential Campaign Council ahead of the visit of Alhaji Atiku Abubakar to the state today. The PDP leader ... Read More »

FRSC decries activities of smugglers on Idi-roko road in Ogun

The Idi-roko Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Ogun, has decried the activities of smugglers, which it described as a major challenge confronted its operations in 2018. Mr Olugbenga Farinloye, the Idi-roko Unit Commander of FRSC, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Ota, Ogun, on Monday. Farinloye said that most ... Read More »

Godfatherism, money politics will fail in Ogun governorship election–JMPP Candidate

Mr Ismail Oyefeso, Justice Must Prevail Party (JMPP) Governorship Candidate in Ogun, says godfatherism and money politics will fail in the 2019 general elections in the state. The 34-year-old Oyefeso made the remark in an telephone interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday in Abuja. NAN reports that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) slated the 2019 ... Read More »

Tribunal adjourns as CJN Onnoghen fails to show up for arraignment

The Justice Danladi Umar-led Code of Conduct Tribunal on Monday adjourned proceedings involving the charges of non-declaration of assets preferred against the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, till January 22. Justice Umar ruled that the tribunal would hear the CJN’s motion challenging the jurisdiction of the tribunal at the next proceedings. The tribunal adjourned the case after the ... Read More »

Planned arraignment of CJN stalls judicial activities at FCT High court, Apo

The planned arraignment of Justice Walter Onnoghen, Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) before the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) over alleged infractions of the CJN’s assets declaration on Monday stalled judicial activities at the FCT High Court, Apo. Most court rooms did not proceed with cases as earlier scheduled except the Governorship Election Petition Tribunal for Osun State. Justice Onnoghen ... Read More »

Trump Goes On Racist Tirade Against Elizabeth Warren Amid New Russia Scandals

President Donald Trump unleashed a vitriolic attack against Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) and took aim at Amazon founder Jeff Bezos in a late-night Twitter tirade on Sunday as the White House deals with yet another spate of scandals related to Trump’s unwillingness to distance himself from Russia. “If Elizabeth Warren, often referred to by me as Pocahontas did this commercial ... Read More »

COMMUNIQUE ISSUED AT THE END OF THE MEETING OF THE SOUTH SOUTH GOVERNORS’ FORUM HELD IN ABUJA ON SUNDAY, JANUARY 13, 2019

An emergency meeting of the governors of the states of the South South geopolitical zone, held at the Bayelsa State Governor’s Lodge, Abuja on Sunday, January 13, 2019. The meeting, called at the instance of the Governor of Bayelsa State, the Honourable Henry Seriake Dickson, who is also Chairman of the South South Governors Forum, was attended by the Governors ... Read More »