Daily Archives: January 14, 2018

Umeh wins Anambra Central senatorial re-run election

Chief Victor Umeh of the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) has won the Anambra Central Senatiorial re-run election. The election took place in seven local ...

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560 Nigerian returnees from Libya arrive Port Harcourt

The third batch of 560 Nigerian returnees from Libya have arrived Port Harcourt. Mr Martins Ejike, the South-South Zonal Coordinator, National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), ...

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UN appoints Adeosun into pension fund investment committee

The United Nations has appointed Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun into the Investments Committee of the United Nations Joint Staff Pension Fund (UNJSPF). In a ...

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Joshua fights Parker in unification bout Mar. 31

Heavyweight boxing moved closer to having an undisputed world champion after it was announced Sunday that Britain’s Anthony Joshua and New Zealand’s Joseph Parker will ...

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Rural electrification: TCN applauds Enugu govt support for Nsukka 30MVA power line

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has commended Enugu State Government for its support in securing the right-of-way for the completion of the power project ...

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Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State (middle) with his deputy, Mrs. Cecilia Ezeilo (6th right); Chief of Judge of the State, Hon. Justice Priscilla Emehelu (5th left); Deputy Speaker, State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Donatus Uzogbado (5th right); Commander, 553 Base Services Group, Nigerian Air Force, Air Commodore E. O Akinbayo (4th right); Chief of Staff, 82 Div., Nigerian Army, Enugu, Brig. Gen. Udeagbala; Chairman, Nigerian Legion, Enugu State Council, Barr. Emeka Igwesi; Cathedral Administrator, Catholic Diocese of Enugu, Monsignor Geoffrey Ogbuene, others, during the Holy Mass to mark the 2018 Armed Forces Remembrance Day Celebration held at the Holy Ghost Cathedral, Enugu, yesterday

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Southern govts, Afenifere, Ohanaeze, others reject cattle colonies

Governors and leaders of some key socio-cultural organisations in the southern part of the country have rejected the proposed plan by the Federal Government to establish cattle colonies in all the states of the federation ...

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Herdsmen killings: Sultan and I are Miyetti Allah’s patrons – Sanusi

The Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, says he personally gave the Federal Government pictures of 800 Fulani herdsmen and their families that were killed in Taraba State last year but the government had yet to take action ...

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Fulani herdsmen kill 10 in Kaduna village

Ten persons were feared dead on Saturday as rampaging Fulani herdsmen attacked two villages in the Birnin-Gwari Local Government of Kaduna State ...

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Blame Buhari, Osinbajo, NSA, Police IG for Benue killings – Gov. Ortom tells Senate

The Governor of Benue State, Mr. Samuel Ortom, on Saturday, blamed the Federal Government for the killing and destructions by herdsmen in the state...

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