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2019: Why Governor Ikpeazu should forget second tenure – WIYC

The World Igbo Youth Council, WIYC, Wednesday, maintained its stand to stop Chief Okezie Ikpeazu from returning for a second tenure as Abia State Governor in 2019.

Nigerian Army orders personnel to learn Igbo, Hausa, Yoruba

The Nigerian Army has ordered its personnel to learn the three basic Nigerian languages of Igbo, Hausa and Yoruba.

Anambra guber: When losing means winning for the APC

Tony Nwoye, the governorship candidate of the APC in the November 18 election may not have won the election in Anambra state, as Willie Obiano, the incumbent governor has received the mandate of Anambrarians to remain in power till 2021.

The nation that betrayed Alex Ekwueme now shedding crocodile tears – Ex-Governor James Ibori

James Ibori, former governor of Delta state, says late Alex Ekwueme, former Vice-President, is being mourned by a nation which failed to allow him rescue it from “political and economic morass will.

Alex Ekwueme: Great loss to Ndigbo – Governor Umahi

The Chairman of the South East Governors forum and Governor of Ebonyi State, Engr. David Umahi, yesterday described the death of the foremost Nigerian and former Vice President of Nigeria, Dr Alex Ekwueme, as a great loss to Ndigbo in particular and Nigeria in general.

Ohanaeze, BIM, others mourn ex-VP Alex Ekwueme

Former Vice-President Alex Ekwueme, 85, has died in a London clinic, the family confirmed on Monday.

Anambra guber: Ohaneze commends INEC on successful election, congratulates Governor Obiano

Igbo socio-cultural Organisation, Ohaneze Ndigbo, has congratulated Chief Willie Obiano for his victory in the just concluded Anambra governorship election.

Anambra 2017: So what has changed?

So, how did Anambra achieve the feat of getting its trading population to leave their wares and patiently follow the task of collecting their voters’ cards? Anyone who has followed the elections of Anambra state would no doubt be in disbelief

Why I do not agree with IPOB

President Buhari should publicly accept that his actions led to the rise of the radical phase of the dissent movement in the East, led now by the group, IPOB.

Igbos cannot forget Biafra – Dozie Ikedife tells President Buhari

The President of South East Elders Forum, Dr. Dozie Ikedife, has replied President Muhammadu Buhari for asking Igbos to forget Biafra.

Ndigbo has sold itself to President Buhari cheaply – Ex-Ohanaeze scribe

A former Secretary-General of Ohanaeze, Chief Nduka Eya, has warned Igbos over their romance with President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress.

Wise men still come from the East

At his incarnation, wise men gifted in astronomy came from the East, all the way to Bethlehem, in the south of Jerusalem, to worship Jesus Christ. They are today known as the Magi, who gave the newborn gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh.

Anambra guber: Police reads riot act to IPOB, other troublemakers

The Police have read the riot act to trouble-makers in Anambra State, vowing to deal decisively with anyone who attempts to disrupt today’s election.

Igbo rejected Nnamdi Azikiwe as president – Paul Unongo

Chairman of Northern Elders Forum, NEF, Chief Paul Unongo, yesterday, paid glowing tribute to one of Nigeria’s founding fathers and first president, Dr Nnamdi Azikiwe, describing him as Nigeria personified.


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Abdulrasheed Maina’s reinstatement letter didn’t emanate from my office – AGF Abubakar Malami

Attorney-General and Minister of Justice, Mr Abubakar Malami, said the letter directing the reinstatement of former Chairman, Pension Reform Task Force, Alhaji Abdulrasheed Maina, did not emanate from his office.

Former Manchester City star Robinho sentenced to nine years in prison for sexual assault

Former Manchester City forward Robinho has been sentenced to nine years in prison for sexual assault, according to Sky Italia.

PDP group begs ex-VP Atiku Abubakar, others to ‘return home’

A group in the Peoples Democratic Party has appealed to former vice president, Atiku Abubakar, and other leaders who left the party to return to “their home” in the PDP.

Nigeria partners with Germany to reabsorb illegal migrants

The Federal Government on Thursday signed an agreement with the German Federal Enterprise for International Cooperation (GIZ) to set up a Nigerian–German Centre for Jobs, Migration and Reintegration.

ECOWAS common external tariff 70 percent implemented – Hameed Ali

Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) says the country has implemented about 70 per cent of the requirements of the ECOWAS Common External Tariff (CET).

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Why President Buhari should implement 2014 confab report – Goodluck Jonathan

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has advised his successor, President Muhammadu Buhari, to implement the report of the 2014 national conference, insisting that the report contains a lot of panacea for Nigeria’s problems.

DSS a clog in the fight against corruption – CDHR

Committee for the Defence of Human Rights (CDHR) has berated the Department of State Services (DSS) on their embarrassing conduct in preventing the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission from carrying out its legitimate statutory duty, especially in the fight against corruption, particularly financial crimes.

SADC leaders set to meet in Angola over Zimbabwe crisis

The Southern African Development Community (SADC) is expected to discuss Zimbabwe’s political crisis in Luanda, Angola, on Tuesday, the presidency has said in a statement.

God chose Buhari as Nigeria’s President – Governor Okorocha

Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, has stated that God chose President Muhammadu Buhari as Nigeria’s President.

Anambra guber: Situation Room raises concern over massive police deployment

The Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room on Anambra governorship election is concerned about the “massive” redeployment of police officers in the state.