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Uche Secondus: Nigeria a ship without captain

The National Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Prince Uche Secondus, has likened Nigeria to a rudderless ship which has neither captain nor direction, saying the country needs divine intervention to survive.
SERVICOM

Nigeria government to initiate service delivery scheme in seven states

The Federal Government has concluded plans to initiate Service Compact (SERVICOM) in seven states of the federation to enhance citizens-centred participation in governance.
President Goodluck Jonathan

Ex-President Jonathan commiserates with DSS chief over mother’s demise

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has commiserated with Alhaji Yusuf Magaji Bichi, Director-General of the Department of State Security whose mother Hajia Karimatu Abubakar died on Sunday at the age of 96.
Emeka Ihedioha

Official: God saved Imo from Emeka Ihedioha’s imperial appetite

Imo people have been charged to remain eternally grateful to God for saving them from the sacked government of Emeka Ihedioha, which he alleged imported a N187 million Mercedes Benz car apparently for official use as governor of the state.
Boko Haram insurgents have killed Lawan Andimi, chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in Michika local government area of Adamawa state.

MURIC: Boko Haram’s attempt at stoking religious war with Reverend Andimi’s execution has failed

An Islamic rights group, Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC), has reacted to the execution by Boko Haram on Tuesday, of Reverend Lawan Andimi, Chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in Michika Local Government Area of Adamawa State.
Simon Lalong

Governor Lalong: President Buhari has demonstrated unparalleled leadership in bringing change to Nigeria

The Chairman Northern Governors Forum who is also Plateau State Governor Barrister Simon Bako Lalong has stated that President Buhari has demonstrated unparalleled leadership, patriotism, integrity, sacrifice and courage in bringing genuine change to Nigeria.

Insecurity: General Buratai tasks non-commissioned officers

The Chief Of Army Staff, Lt-Gen Tukur Buratai, has called Senior Non-Commissioned Officers (SNCOs) to display fresh innovations in tackling security challenges facing the country.
Onitsha Main Market

Market prayers detrimental to Anambra economy

An industrialist, Chief Rommy Ezeonwuka, has commended the leadership of Anambra State Market Amalgamated Traders Association (ASMATA) for proscribing daily prayers in all markets in the state.
Kim Darroch

British government defends ambassador who called Donald Trump ‘incompetent’

The British government is defending its ambassador to the United States following reports that he described President Donald Trump as “inept” and “incompetent” in memos sent to the British Foreign Commonwealth Office.

Rep Femi Gbajabiamila vows to sue CUPP for defamation

The Majority Leader of the House of Representatives, Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila (APC-Lagos) has threatened to sue the Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP), for defamation of character.
Muhammad Inuwa Yahaya

Governor Yahaya suspends all government’s appointments, contracts in Gombe

The newly sworn-in governor of Gombe State, Inuwa Yahaya, has suspended all appointments, contracts and allocations by the state and local government councils as from March 10.
Grammys

Childish Gambino wins four Grammys for ‘This Is America’

Childish Gambino on Sunday grabbed his fourth Grammy of the night, the coveted Record of the Year prize for best overall song, for his politically charged hit “This Is America.” The trap gospel song packed...
Beautiful Nubia

Beautiful Nubia urges fellow musicians to correct societal ills through their songs

Segun Akinlolu also known as “Beautiful Nubia’’, a folklore musician, on Tuesday implored musicians in the country to use their God-given talents to correct the ills of the society.

Justice Onnoghen: US, UK, EU reactions hasty, mistaken – Presidency

The Presidency on Sunday heavily criticised the United States, the United Kingdom and the European Union for voicing their opposition against the suspension of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, without allegedly following due process of law.
Alhaji Abdu Ringo, Chairman, the All Progressives Congress (APC), Zaria Local Government Area of Kaduna State, says President Muhammadu Buhari’s integrity will earn him second term in office.

Election: President Buhari’s integrity will earn him second term – APC chief

Alhaji Abdu Ringo, Chairman, the All Progressives Congress (APC), Zaria Local Government Area of Kaduna State, says President Muhammadu Buhari’s integrity will earn him second term in office.

Olusegun Obasanjo: Shehu Shagari an epitome of integrity, forgiveness

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, on Monday, condoled the family of ex-President Shehu Shagari, describing him as an epitome of integrity, commitment, who had faith in God.
Francis Meshioye

Francis Meshioye: There is nothing negative about Ogboni fraternity

The Reformed Ogboni Fraternity says its ultimate objective is to promote good values, discipline and justice in the society.

Gareth Bale: Anger fuelled Champions League overhead kick against Liverpool

Gareth Bale has told the Daily Mail that anger at being left out of Real Madrid's starting XI for the Champions League final against Liverpool helped fuel the stunning overhead kick that set them on the path to a 3-1 victory.

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Nollywood actress, Genevieve Nnaji, has enjoined the Feminist Coalition not to stop receiving donations supporting the #EndSARS protesters.

#EndSARS: Nollywood actress urges Feminist Coalition not to stop accepting donations

Recall that the group, which has been providing administrative support and fundraising for the group had said it would no longer accept donations for the campaign, which seeks an end to police brutality and the disbandment of the police’s tactical special units – SARS and SWAT. Their decision followed President Buhari’s Thursday night’s national broadcast which asked protesters to get off the streets as violence and anarchy reigned.
Veteran Nollywood actress, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, has asked families who lost their relatives during the Lekki tollgate incident to speak up.

#EndSARS: Let those who lost relatives at Lekki toll plaza speak up – Omotola

Veteran Nollywood actress, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, has asked families who lost their relatives during the Lekki tollgate incident to speak up.
Gov. Ben Ayade of Cross River has directed applicants for the 8,000 automatic jobs to enlist through their respective village heads.

#EndSARS: Cross River governor declares 24-hour curfew

According to a statement signed by the Special Adviser Media and Publicity to the governor, Christian Ita, the curfew followed “the hijacking of the peaceful protest against police brutality in the state by hoodlums.”

Joe Okei-Odumakin urges government to address citizens’ grievances

Dr Joe Okei-Odumakin, President, Women Arise and Centre for Change, on Friday urged all tiers of government to urgently implement policies that would address the grievances of citizens.
Leftist leader Luis Arce has won a smashing victory in Bolivia’s presidential election, a final official vote count released on Friday shows, providing vindication for the Movement Towards Socialism (MAS) party of overthrown President Evo Morales.

Luis Arce secures big victory in Bolivia election

The result, which was a vindication to Evo Morales’s MAS party, also gave majorities in both houses of Congress.