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Ex-PSC chief faults exclusion of Humphrey Nwosu from June 12 awardees

Former chairman, Police Service Commission, PSC, Chief Simon Okeke, has faulted President Buhari’s exclusion of the former chairman, National Electoral Commission, NEC, Prof. Humphrey Nwosu, from those honoured over June 12, 1993 presidential election.

Why I left APGA for APC – Ojukwu’s son

Emeka Ojukwu Jr., the son of the late Ikemba Nnewi, Dim Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu, has explained why he left the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, for the All Progressives Congress, APC.

Ex-Rep Oge-Ali: Igbos have fully embraced APC

The immediate past Representative of Ohaukwu/Ebonyi federal constituency in the House of Representatives, Chief Peter Oge-Ali, has said that the Igbos had full embraced the All Progressives Congress (APC).

The real way to honour MKO Abiola

And Abiola, an unlikely sacrificial lamb for the cause of the people, deserved much more than Nigeria can ever offer him. After all, he lost his life in yet unexplained circumstances and what honour, repatriation or words of men can replace such an exemplary and rare gift to humanity?

IPOB: June 12 Democracy Day a Greek gift to pacify Yoruba

Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has condemned the re­cent declaration of June 12 as Democracy Day by President Muhammadu Buhari in honor of late MKO Abiola, the acclaimed winner of 1993 presidential election.

Ohanaeze hails Supreme Court judgment on Innoson

The Socio-Cultural Organization of Igbos, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has hailed the judgment of the Supreme Court of Nigeria in the case between Innoson Group of Companies and Guaranty Trust Bank.

June 12: President Buhari’s Greek gift to woo Southwest – IPOB

The proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has described President Muhammadu Buhari’s pronouncement of June 12 as Democracy Day in honour of the late Chief MKO Abiola as a Greek gift, meant to woo people of the South-west of the country.

Abacha versus strange democrats

Many who lost out in the politics of the 1990s would want Nigerians to believe that Gen. Sani Abacha was the greatest evil to have befallen the country. They are wrong. It took an Abacha to expose the average Nigerian politician as a fraud, a gangster, a selfish moron, and worse.

The meaning of June 12

For the record, I did not vote on June 12, 1993. Not that I did not want to vote, but the situation conspired with the circumstances to disenfranchise me: I was out of Lagos. If I was in town, though, I would have voted for Chief MKO Abiola, the candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP).

2019: Senator Oduah declares for Senate under APGA

The Senator representing Anambra North in the National Assembly, Senator Stella Oduah, has officially declared to run for a second term under the platform of the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA).

2019: No automatic ticket for Bianca Ojukwu, others – APGA chairman

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, Victor Oye, has asked those desiring to vie for elective positions in the 2019 polls on the platform of the party to work hard.

Ohanaeze: President Buhari must apologize to Igbo over civil war comment

The apex Igbo socio-cultural organization, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to apologize to the Igbo over his recent comment that Nigerian troops were lenient to Biafran troops and Easterners during the Civil War.

Senator Oduah: Why I dumped PDP for APGA

The senator representing Anambra North senatorial district, Stella Oduah, formally defected to the All Progressive Grand Alliance from Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Wednesday at a ceremony held at the national secretariat of her new party in Abuja.

Governor Okorocha: APGA should wind-up if they can’t function

The Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, has said that the ‘All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, should, as a matter of fact, wind-up and fuse into the All Progressives Congress, APC.”

Five killed in Kogi communal clash

No fewer than five people were feared killed, on Saturday, in a renewed communal crisis between the Igbirra and Bassa – komu communities in Kogi State.

Trigger-happy policeman shoots ex-Rep Bamidele, three others at Kayode Fayemi’s rally

There was confusion at the Ekiti State All Progressives Congress (APC) secretariat on Friday when a trigger-happy Mobile Policeman (MOPOL) opened fire as the party’s flag bearer, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, arrived to a tumultuous welcome.

Norway to digitise books in Hausa, Igbo and Yoruba

The Norwegian Ambassador to Nigeria, Kjemprud Jens-Petter, said on Wednesday that the National Library of Norway was interested in digitising literature books published in Hausa, Igbo and Yoruba.

IPOB sit-at-home witnesses partial compliance in Rivers

The Sit-at-home order to be observed Wednesday by Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, a secessionist group, witnessed partial compliance in Rivers State.

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