Home Topics Awusa People

Awusa People

Python Dance and the bite of Biafra

Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, the army chief, is a famous snake farmer. Naturally, he had no hesitation in unleashing pythons on south-eastern Nigeria to enforce the peace. The pythons have been dancing dangerously.

Recent Stories

INEC distributes 156, 000 new PVCs in Cross River

The Independent National Electoral Commission in Cross River yesterday has commenced distribution of 156,000 Permanent Voters Cards (PVCs) across the 18 Local Government Areas of the state.

INEC flags off issuance of 100,000 PVCs in Nasarawa

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Nasarawa State yesterday flagged-off the issuance of Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) to 100,000 registrants in the state.

Nipah virus kills five, dozens quarantined in India

A deadly virus carried by fruit bats has killed at least five people in southern India and more than 90 people are in quarantine, a top health official said Tuesday.

NLC: Governor el-Rufai is not God

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has warned northern governors not to adopt the policies of Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, especially in the area of retrenchment of workers; a policy the body said was targeted at inflicting pain and sorrow on the people.

Lagos APC: Obanikoro, Igbokwe condemn parallel congress

Former Minister of State for Defence, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro, and Lagos State All Progressives Congress (APC) Publicity Secretary, Engr. Joe Igbokwe, have condemned the conduct a parallel congress that produced Mr. Fouad Oki as factional chairman of the party in the state.