Author Archives: The Citizen

Bauchi governor to sue INEC over guber results

Bauchi Governor Mohammed Abubakar, has disclosed he is heading to court to challenge Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on its decision to resume collation of results in the state ahead of supplementary elections ...

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Boko Haram invades Adamawa

Boko Haram on Monday launched an attack on the town of Michika in Adamawa State, throwing the entire community into commotion as citizens took shelter in the bush ...

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CCT trial: My assets declaration forms were tampered with – Onnoghen

The suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen, has alleged that the two asset declaration forms he submitted to the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) have been tampered with ...

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Court sacks senator-elect, Omo-Agege, others

The leadership crisis rocking the Delta State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) took a dramatic twist yesterday as the Federal High Court, Asaba, sacked the Jones Erue-led state executive committee ...

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Rivers elections: INEC, Police betrayed us – Nigerian Army

The Nigerian Army has accused the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC of betrayal, following its report on the suspended Rivers governorship and State Assembly elections, ...

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10 die in cult clashes in Nekede Poly

No fewer than 10 persons, mostly students, have been shot dead in the ongoing cult clashes at the Federal Polytechnic, Nekede, Imo State. Our correspondent ...

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JAMB sets mandatory biometric verification condition for UTME

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says only candidates who undergo the mandatory biometric verification will be allowed to sit for the Unified Tertiary ...

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Success’ viral video: Delta govt suspends school head for collecting illegal fees

The Delta State Government has suspended the head teacher of Okotie-Eboh Primary School in Sapele Local Government Area, Mrs Vero Igbigwe, for allegedly collecting unauthorised ...

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Gov. Akeredolu to create LCDAs in Ondo

The Ondo State Government on Monday said it was ready to create Local Council Development Authority (LCDAs) areas in the state in order to move ...

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Enugu workers congratulate Ugwuanyi over election victory

Workers of Enugu State through the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) have congratulated Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi on his resounding victory at the March 9 governorship election ...

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