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Former presidential aspirant, Osayande in collaboration with African Democracy and Policy Initiative has received Peter Obi of the Labour Party, as the latter visited the United States (US). Mr. Osayande, who some months ago, endorsed Obi to succeed President Muhammadu Buhari after dropping his ambition, rallied support for the Labour...
Charles Dokubo, a former Coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP), passed away on Wednesday, August 24, 2022. He died after a brief illness at an Abuja hospital at the age of 70. Below are a few things you should know about Charles Dokubo The deceased was born in Abonnema, Akuku...
Kashim Shettima, the running mate of Bola Tinubu, the presidential aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has been a subject of ridicule on social media, over his outfit at the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA). Shettima, who rocked a black suit alongside a red tie, and white shirt, to the...
Philip Costa, the convener of Incorporated Trustees of Advocates of Solar Panels Association (ITASPA), a Non-governmental Organisation (NGO) established to address Nigeria’s erratic power supply, has charged President Muhammadu Buhari to give priority to alternative energy sources, especially solar. In an interview with journalists where he charged the President, Costa...
A case has been made for extractive industries to prioritize the protection of groundwater in a bid to preserve the environment for the benefit of all. To do this, businesses were urged to deliberately incorporate the protection of groundwater in their operational designs and sourcing of industrial production facilities. These...
Governor Inuwa Yahaya of Gombe, in his bid to secure re-election, is clamping down on his opponents. Amongst them is Muhammad Jibrin Barde of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), whose campaign office at Liberty Hotel Junction, GRA area of the state, was demolished. In what appeared to be outright disobedience...
The Commissioner of Police, Railway Police Command, CP Yetunde Longe, debunked recent fake news purported by some online platforms that a train was halted by unknown persons along the Lagos-Ibadan rail line causing fear amongst passengers. CP Yetunde Longe in a press statement said that the attention of the Railway...
Singer and songwriter, Adeniyi Adewoyin aka Neo Phlames has opined that Nigeria’s next President must be a technocrat. The young entertainer said this via his social media platforms noting that the country is blessed with various technocrats who have proven themselves as leaders in their respective areas of specialisation. Neo said...
Billionaire businessman Femi Otedola has said he will give the Super Eagles equivalent of $250,000 in naira (N102,895,000) if they win the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon. Otedola grand gesture was communicated to the team by the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele. Otedola monetary...
The Chairman of National Union of Road Transport Workers, Alhaji Musiliu Akinsanya, also known as MC Oluomo has said the newly introduced consolidated levy of N800 by Lagos state government for transporters in the state will not affect the union's array of payments. Akinsanya made this known while...