Ogun 2023: Ambitious appointees refuse to resign as directed by Gov Abiodun

Members of Governor Dapo Abiodun’s cabinet who are interested in the 2023 general elections are yet to resign their appointments as ordered by the Ogun State helmsman. Gov Abiodun had on December 7, 2021, said appointees nursing political ambition for 2023 should resign from his government on or before January 31, 2021. In a statement […]

Biafra: Court fixes date for judgement in Nnamdi Kanu’s suit

An Abia State High Court has fixed January 19 for judgment in the fundamental human rights suit brought before it by Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB. Kanu’s Special Counsel, Aloy Ejimakor, disclosed this in a statement he issued on Tuesday night. Recall that the suit was heard and concluded […]

Tricycles operators suspend industrial action in Kano

The Kano State tricycles’ union has urged its members to return to work. The Chairman of the association in Kano State, Alhaji Sani Sa’idu Dan Koli, confirmed this to newsmen. According to him “the new directive is following the order of the Kano State House of Assembly and the DSS. “DSS has informed us that […]

Four crushed to death in Osun fatal accident

Four passengers have been crushed to death, while fifteen others sustained varying degrees of injuries as a result of a multiple road accidents, along the Ipetu-Owena highway, on Tuesday. The accident occurred when a DAF 95XF truck, with registration number GMB344XX collided with an ash-coloured Toyota HIACE bus with registration number FST925BX. According to the […]

Police exhume body of 13-year-old kidnap victim, arrest suspect in Kano (photos)

The Police in Kano State have arrested 21-year-old Auwalu Abdulrashid (Lauje) for kidnapping and killing a 13-year-old girl at Tofa town, Tofa Local Government Area of Kano State. Spokesman of the command, DSP Abdullahi Haruna Kiyawa disclosed this in a press statement . He said the arrest was made based on a report received on […]

2023: Nigerians divided over Jonathan’s rumoured presidential ambition

As the battle for the 2023 presidential ticket thickens, some Nigerians have expressed divergent opinions on the alleged planned defection of former President, Goodluck Jonathan, from the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC. There have been speculations that the ex-president may dump the opposition party for the APC in a […]