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Nigeria’s legal icon, Nwabueze, for burial on February 29

The late Pro Ben Nwabueze | File Image Until his death, Prof Nwabueze championed the cause of restructuring, which he believed was the only pathway to an egalitarian and prosperous nation By Valentine Amanze The remains of the eminent jurist, Prof Benjamin Obiefuna Nwabueze, who died on October 29, 2023, at the age of 92, […]

Charly Boy cautions Obidients, S’Eastners: Don’t join in protest against Tinubu, govt

Charly Boy | Image: @AreaFada1 ‘Let those Emilokun and Agbadorians protest their stupidity’ By Valentine Amanze The former President, Performing Musicians Association of Nigeria (PMAN), Mr. Charles Oputa alias Charly Boy, has appealed to all the Obidients and supporters of the Labour Party (LP) flagbearer, Mr. Peter Obi, not to join other Nigerians protesting against […]

Southern Nigerian group condemns advocacy for state police

‘Governors and the politicians would abuse the state police if floated’ By Ibe Nwosu The Southern Nigeria-based  non-governmental organization, the Southern  Nigerian  People’s Mandate (SNPM), has condemned the move by the federal government to float state-owned police to curb crime in Nigeria. The group, in a statement issued by its president, Mr. Augustine Chukwudum, at […]

Review Abia varsity’s records, structures from 2019 to 2023, Otti tasks panel

The ABSU Visitation Panel group photograph. | Image: @alexottiofr  ‘We have chosen the members of the panel carefully, based on their professional experience and competence in the field of education’ By Valentine Amanze Abia State Governor, Dr Alex Otti, has tasked the nine-member Visitation Panel of Abia State University, Uturu (ABSU), to review its records […]

Pray for Nigerian leaders, pastor tasks Niger indigenes

Governor Umar Bago of Niger State | File Image He expressed worry that the constant absence of Governor Bago from the state is now attracting negative compliments from citizens who not only massively voted for him but expect that he listens to their cry for help with the harsh economic situation By Mohammed Usman The […]

How Obi, Okonjo-Iweala wept over Wigwe, others’ death

Peter Obi | File Image ‘I’m deeply saddened by the tragic news of the passing of my dear friend, Mr. Herbert Wigwe, CEO of Access Holdings, along with his wife and son; and another close friend, Abimbola Ogunbanjo, the former group chairman of NGX Group’ By Valentine Amanze Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala | File Image The Labour […]

Nwifuru to pay WAEC, NECO fees for Ebonyi students

Governor Francis Nwifuru | Image: Nweze Anaga Payment of gratuities would, henceforth, be on monthly basis By Nweze Anaga, Abakaliki Ebonyi State Governor Francis Ogbonna Nwifuru has assured that the state government would pay NECO and WAEC fees for students in public schools. The governor also disclosed that payment of gratuities would, henceforth, be on […]

Anambra govt assures justice for widow evicted from husband’s property

Chinenye Okonkwo | Image: Nweze Anaga The state’s Violence Against Persons Act protects Mrs Chinenye Okonkwo and others in similar circumstances By Nweze Anaga, Abakaliki Anambra State government has assured justice to a widow, Mrs Chinenye Okonkwo, from Oraifite in Ekwusigo Local Government Area, who was forcefully evicted from her husband’s property by the late […]

Abia panel on recovery of govt property is firm, just – ASCETA ex-provost, Nto

Philips Nto | File Image The panel had stated that since the Provost, Prof Vincent Onwe, refused Nto access to the documents, it would nolonger  need the former Provost to appear again By James Ibezim The immediate past Provost of Abia State College of Education, Technical, Arochukwu (ASCETA), Dr Philips Nto, has commended the state […]