I got in trouble and left Nigeria to support the #EndSARS campaign – Davido

Davido, the ‘Fem’ crooner, has revealed how he got into trouble and had to leave the country for his support of the #EndSARS campaign. During an appearance on The Daily Show with Trevor Noah on Wednesday, the DMW boss revealed this while discussing how ‘Fem’ became an anthem for the #EndSARS protest. He stated that he “did not record the …

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Nigeria at 61: Buhari’s aide is under fire for urging Nigerians to celebrate their country’s “greatness.”

Nigerians have slammed Bashir Ahmad, President Muhammadu Buhari’s Personal Assistant on Digital and New Media, for his Facebook post urging them to celebrate Nigeria’s greatness on Independence Day. The president’s media aide reminded Nigerians of the October 1st event tomorrow, Friday, on his verified Facebook page. “Tomorrow, October 1st, is Nigeria’s 61st Independence Anniversary,” it says. Let us all rejoice …

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LG Polls: Nasarawa requested technical assistance from the European Union

Nasarawa State Independent Electoral Commission (NASIEC) has requested assistance from the European Union Support for Democracy and Good Governance in Nigeria (EU-SDGN) in order to hold a local government election on October 6, 2021. Mr. Hamza Fassi-Fihri, the EU-Project SDGN’s Coordinator, stated this in Lafia, the state capital, during a one-day EU-SDGN training of NASIEC staff and journalists on election …

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Three bodies discovered in Kaura, Zangon Kataf, as result of Kaduna killings

Following the deadly attack on Sunday night that left several people dead, the Kaduna State Government said on Tuesday that security agencies recovered three more bodies in Zagon Kataf and Kaura LGAs. According to a statement released on Tuesday by Samuel Aruwan, the Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, state government officials and security agencies visited injured victims in …

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BREAKING: Air Vice Marshal Oladimeji Smith kidnapped in Lagos by masked gunmen

In Lagos State, gunmen wearing masks kidnapped a former Chief of Logistics for the Nigerian Air Force (NAF), Air Vice Marshal (AVM) Sikiru Oladimeji Smith (rtd). The incident occurred on Monday evening in Ajah, where the victim was reportedly working on a construction site. CSP Adekunle Ajisebutu, the state’s Police Public Relations Officer, confirmed the incident when contacted. “We are …

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In A’Ibom, gunmen kidnap a councillor

Mr Samuel Ben, a councillor representing Ward 6 Central in Akwa Ibom’s Eket Local Government Area, was kidnapped on Tuesday, according to police. SP Odiko Macdon, a police public relations officer in Eket, confirmed the incident to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). He said the victim was kidnapped at his gas station around 8 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 25. …

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Council meets for a retreat

A two-day management retreat was held by the Ibeju-Lekki Local Government to strategize on how to move the council forward. Tagged: Roadmap to Ibeju-Lekki of Our Dream, Sesan Olowa, the chairman of the council, Abdullahi, presented his strategic development priorities. According to him, the country’s economic situation forced the council to look inward in order to generate enough Internally Generated …

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New attacks in Kaduna killed 42 people and injured many more

Yesterday, the killing spree in Kaduna State continued. Following the killing of 42 people in two communities, there was outrage. Gunmen killed 34 of them in Madamai, Kaura Local Government Area, and eight others in Kacecere, Zangon Kataf Council, in retaliation. Gunmen stormed the ECWA Church in Gabaciwa, Kachia Council, last Sunday, killing one worshipper during a service. The Madamai …

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Anambra Governor: Why I Ignored the APGA Campaign Flag-Off -Bianca Ojukwu

Bianca Ojukwu, the late Dim Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu’s wife, has stated that she was not present at the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) campaign flag-off in Awka, Anambra State’s capital, at the weekend to protest alleged ill-treatment of her late husband by the party’s leadership. Charles Soludo, the APGA’s governorship candidate in Anambra State for the November 6, 2021 election, …

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Akinleye wishes Fatai Diekola a happy birthday

Alhaji Kazeem Akinleye, a leader of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Osun State, has joined other well-wishers in congratulating one of the party’s leaders in the state, Alhaji Fatai Diekola, popularly known as “Jagunaso,” on his birthday anniversary, describing him as a political juggernaut in Osun politics. This was stated in a congratulatory message issued and personally signed by …

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UBA Foundation National Essay Competition 2021 for Secondary School Students

There are thousands of secondary school students today in Nigeria who have what it takes to achieve academic excellence but pray day and night to get sponsors because of their family financial struggle. If you are such a student or you have a friend like that; UBA Foundation National Essay Competition 2021 is here saying ‘Yes’ to your dreams. Eligibility: …

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Micah Richards predicts the Premier League match between Chelsea and Man City

Micah Richards, a former Manchester City player, has predicted the Premier League match between Chelsea and Manchester City for today. Chelsea will play Man City at Stamford Bridge in an early Premier League match. After defeating Aston Villa in the Carabao Cup on Wednesday, Thomas Tuchel’s side travels to the game. But, according to Richards Richards, Pep Guardiola’s side will …

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2023: APC will not give a presidential ticket to the Southeast, and the Igbos are not united – Yakasai

Salihu Tanko Yakasai, a former Special Adviser to Kano Governor Abdullahi Ganduje, has stated that the All Progressives Congress, APC, will not give its presidential ticket to a candidate from the Southeast. There are no indications, according to Yakasai, that the APC presidential candidates will come from the Southeast. The Kano State APC chieftain stated that the party would prefer …

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Sultan Offers Condolences to Oyo Govt Over Religious Leader’s Death

His Eminence, Alhaji Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar, Sultan of Sokoto and President-General of the Nigeria Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), has expressed condolences to the Oyo State government and Muslim communities over the death of Alhaji Sanusi Ojolowo, the Aare Musulumi of Ibarapa Land. Prince Bashir Adefaka, the sultan of Sokoto’s media team, issued a statement on Friday with the …

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Today, PDP hold Congresses in nine states

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is holding state congresses today, ahead of the party’s much-anticipated national convention. The congresses will be held in Lagos, Oyo, Adamawa, Kebbi, Borno, Kogi, Osun, Kwara, and Ebonyi states, according to reports. Remember that in July, the National Working Committee (NWC) approved the timetable and schedule of activities for the nine state party congresses in …

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