Insecurity: Allow Regional Security System To Function, Peter Obi Tells FG

  The former vice presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and ex-Anambra State Governor, Peter Obi, has asked the Federal Government to allow states to operate their regional security system. Speaking during an interview on Channels Television’s Newsnight, Obi said the move would help curb the myriads of security challenges the country faces. … Continue reading Insecurity: Allow Regional Security System To Function, Peter Obi Tells FG

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Wike Charges APC, Other Parties To Emulate PDP’s Commitment To Project Delivery

  Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike says the All Progressives Congress (APC) and other political parties should emulate the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the delivery of democratic dividends to the citizens. He said the PDP has done well in the State by fulfilling the promises it made to people of the State and … Continue reading Wike Charges APC, Other Parties To Emulate PDP’s Commitment To Project Delivery

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Omotayo Exits, Aruna Ready To Compete At WTT Tournament In Qatar

  Olajide Omotayo bowed has crashed out of the World Table Tennis (WTT) Middle East Hub taking place in Doha, Qatar in the second stage of the preliminary round. Omotayo, on Sunday, set an African record as the first player from the continent to win a match at the WTT tournament after beating Kazakhstan’s Alan … Continue reading Omotayo Exits, Aruna Ready To Compete At WTT Tournament In Qatar

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One Militant Killed In US Bombing In Iraq – Pentagon

  The US Defense Department said Monday that one member of a pro-Iran militia was killed and two were injured in last week’s bombing of a border station inside Syria. Pentagon spokesman John Kirby made no mention of possible civilian casualties, but said than nine buildings were destroyed in the pinpoint strike on the outpost … Continue reading One Militant Killed In US Bombing In Iraq – Pentagon

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Former French President Sarkozy Jailed For Corruption

  Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy was found guilty of corruption on Monday and handed a three-year prison sentence, in a ruling that deals a major blow to any lingering political ambitions. The jail sentence includes two years suspended and the remaining year can be served at home with an electronic bracelet, the court ruled, … Continue reading Former French President Sarkozy Jailed For Corruption

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We Will See Better Security In Nigeria, Presidency Assures Nigerians

  The Presidency has assured Nigerians of improved security in the country despite reports of abductions and killings in several parts of the nation. Speaking during an interview on Channels Television’s Politics Today on Monday, the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina said President Muhammadu Buhari is committed to tackling … Continue reading We Will See Better Security In Nigeria, Presidency Assures Nigerians

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Driver Arrested With Human Heads In Ondo

  A middle-aged man, Hassan Saka has been arrested for being  in possession of two human heads in Ondo State. Saka was arrested on Monday by operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in the state. The exhibits were discovered in a vehicle along Owo/Akure road, concealed in a brown carton. The State … Continue reading Driver Arrested With Human Heads In Ondo

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No Negotiation With Bandits, Kaduna Govt Insists

  The Kaduna State Government has insisted that no negotiation with bandits has been entered despite persistent attacks. Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Samuel Aruwan told Channels Television in an interview that the bandits behind the attacks are from neighbouring states, hence there is no justification to negotiate with criminals who have nothing … Continue reading No Negotiation With Bandits, Kaduna Govt Insists

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Ondo Govt Suspends Operations Of Road Transport Unions

  The Ondo State Government has suspended the operations of the National Union of Road transport workers (NURTW) and the Road Transport Employers’ Association of Nigeria (RTEAN) in all the 18 local government areas of the state, with immediate effect. The Senior Special Assistant to the governor on Special Duties and Strategy, Dr Doyin Odebowale … Continue reading Ondo Govt Suspends Operations Of Road Transport Unions

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Former Barcelona President Bartomeu Arrested

  Former Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu was arrested on Monday as part of a police investigation into last year’s BarcaGate scandal, a source with knowledge of the case told AFP. Bartomeu, who resigned as president in October, was among several arrests made, just six days before the club holds presidential elections on Sunday. Details … Continue reading Former Barcelona President Bartomeu Arrested

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