Daily Archives: July 9, 2017

How Abacha killed Yar’Adua, planned my death, Abiola’s — Obasanjo

A former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, revealed on Saturday that the late dictator, Gen. Sani Abacha wanted him, the late Shehu Musa Yar’Adua and the June 12 hero, the late Moshood Abiola, dead while in prison ...

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Kidnap kingpin: Evans not missing, safe in custody – Police

The police said today that the arrested kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme George Onwuamadike alias Evans is still in their custody and has not vanished ...

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Adeleke wins Osun West bye-election

The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Osun West Senatorial District by-election, Ademola Adeleke, on Saturday defeated the All Progressives Congress candidate ...

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Five killed as container falls on ‘Danfo’ in Ojota

No fewer than five persons lost their lives in the early hours of Saturday after a truck fell on a bus in the Ojota area of Lagos ...

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FG summons Cameroon’s envoy over killing of Nigerians in Bakassi

The Federal Government has summoned Cameroon’s High Commissioner to Nigeria, Ambassador Abbas Salahedine, to give explanations on the alleged killing and eviction of Nigerians from the Bakassi Peninsula ...

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Gunmen shoot Jonathan’s son-in-law in Calabar

The son-in-law of former President Goodluck Jonathan, Prince Goodwill Edward, was on Friday shot by unknown gunmen in Calabar. Edward was reportedly shot in his ...

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PTDF introduces Federal Character principle in scholarship scheme

The Petroleum Development Fund (PTDF), on Saturday said  Federal Character principle was used in the shortlisting of candidates for the electronic Aptitude test for the ...

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Ethiopian Airlines begins flight services to Kaduna Aug.1

Ethiopian Airlines is to commence scheduled flight services thrice a week to Kaduna in North Western Nigeria from Aug. 1. The airline made the announcement in ...

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Gov. Ugwuanyi’s post mid-term spotlight

By Louis Amoke Recently, Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi’s administration in continuation of its commitment to the entrenchment of good governance in Enugu State, took far-reaching decisions ...

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Restructuring debate: Osinbajo wrong, Nigeria’s unity not sacrosanct — Agbakoba

A delegate to the 2014 National Conference and former President of the Nigerian Bar Association, Olisa Agbakoba (SAN), tells what he thinks about calls for restructuring ...

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