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CONFAB: Enugu elders fault hand picking of state’s delegates

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A group of Elders in Enugu state under the umbrella of Enugu State Development Association (ESDA) has strongly condemned the manner in which the state delegates to the ongoing National conference (CONFAB) in Abuja were selected,saying they were “merely handpicked” by some powerful forces without ny consultation with the interest groups. ESDA, is made up of prominent Enugu state sons and ...

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Obiano Consoles Victims of Onitsha Market Fire Incident

The governor of Anambra State, Chief Willie Obiano has consoled the traders in the Ogboji Area of Ose-Okwodu Market in Onitsha whose shops were consumed in an early morning blaze that engulfed the market Sunday. Describing the incident as “unfortunate,” Chief Obiano regretted the fact that the inferno struck at a time when his administration was striving to lay down ...

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Emir says insurgency has paralysed economic activities in Gwoza

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The Emir of Gwoza in Borno, Alhaji Idrissa Timta, on Sunday decried the renewed insurgency in the area, saying it had crippled the socio-economic activities in his domain. This is contained in a statement issued by the Emir in Maiduguri. According to the statement, it is unfortunate that our people have witnessed increased attacks with mass killings by the insurgents ...

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NDLEA arrests 92 drug suspects in A/Ibom

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The National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in Akwa Ibom said it  had arrested 92 drug suspects and seized 20.214 kg of illicit substances between March and April. The State Commander, Mrs Josephine Obi, who revealed this during an interaction with newsmen on Sunday in Uyo, said the suspects included 87 males and five females. The breakdown of the substances ...

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Borno: Boko Haram kills 38 persons

Gunmen suspected to be members of the dreaded Boko Haram sect struck at Ngoshe and Kaigamari villages in Gwoza and Konduga Local Government Areas of Borno State over the weekend, killing no less than 38 villagers. A source said that the insurgents, who laid siege at the villages.,also set ablaze many houses, shops and telecommunication masts. Ngoshe is a border ...

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Nigeria is standing on faulty foundation – Prof Nick Eze

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Professor Nick Eze is a social scientist, politician, business magnet and public affairs commentator. In this interview with our correspondent UBA ANI he said that the on-going constitutional amendment is but a mere jamboree, contending that unless there’s a peaceful review and negotiation of Nigeria’s statehood through referendum, the unending agitations, tribalism, nepotism and corruption will continue to inflict deep ...

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Nigeria’s Industry Bank joins GAB sponsors’ list

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Nigeria’s oldest, largest and most successful development financing institution – the Bank of Industry (BOI) has joined the list of sponsors of the 14th Annual Gathering of Africa’s Best (GAB) Awards which holds in London.   According to BOI’s General Manager, Strategic Planning, Corporate Communications & Corporate Secretariat – Mr Waheed Olagunju: “The Bank of Industry (BOI) is pleased to ...

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Police arrest Igbo ‘Boko Haram killer’ in Zaria

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  * As Boko Haram gunmen kill 3 in Maiduguri The police in Zaria, Kaduna State have arrested one Uche Owunna, 30, of Port-Harcourt Road, Sabon Gari, Zaria who is believed to be behind the various assassinations that recently took place in Zaria, especially the killings of Igbos residing in the city; all in the name of Boko Haram. Kaduna ...

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We paid no ransom for Ebikeme Clark’s release— Delta Govt

DELTA State Government, Tuesday, said that it did not pay ransom for the release of Mr. Ebikeme Clark, son of Ijaw leader, Chief Edwin Clark. Secretary to the State Government, Mr. Ovuozorie Macaulay, in a statement, said: “The attention of Delta State Government has been drawn to a release by a group called Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger-Delta, ...

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Jonathan restates commitment to ending terrorism

President Goodluck Jonathan has restated his administration’s commitment to rid the country of terrorism. He gave the assurance on Tuesday while making remarks at the commissioning of the new Nigeria Police Force International Peacekeeping Centre and Force Museum at the Force Headquarters in Abuja. According to the president, terrorism and insurgencies are the bane of progress in the nation. He ...

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