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Oil-producing communities reek of poverty despite over N10t 13% derivation

Sun Nov 17th, 2019     Comments

Despite the receipt of over N10t from the 13 per cent derivation principle between 2000 and 2018, by Niger Delta states, the deplorable living conditions in oil-producing communities remain... Read More →

Italian junior team coach sacked for 'disrespectful' 27-0 win

Sun Nov 17th, 2019     Comments

The coach of an Italian junior league team was sacked on Saturday for inflicting a humiliating 27-0 defeat on their opponents. Paolo Brogelli, president of Invictasauro, a team based in Grosseto,... Read More →

Oyo: Coalition partners query Makinde’s sharing formula, demand more places

Sun Nov 17th, 2019     Comments

[FILES] Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo. Photo/Twitter/SeyiAMakinde• Coalition Is Work In Progress – Ayorinde On March 2, this year, exactly a week to the governorship election, major... Read More →

Edo government cautions, vows to probe Oshiomhole, budget minister

Sun Nov 17th, 2019     Comments

Edo State government, yesterday, warned the Minister of State for Budget, Mr. Clem Agba, to leave the revered Royal Majesty, Oba Ewuare II, the Oba of Benin out of the National Chairman of the All... Read More →

Why I’m heading to Supreme Court —Akinlade

Sun Nov 17th, 2019     Comments

The Governorship candidate of the Allied Peoples Movement (APM) in Ogun State, Adekunle Akinlade, yesterday declared his readiness to approach the Supreme Court, to contest the result of the March... Read More →

Onwioduokit: Let people demand accountability from their governments

Sun Nov 17th, 2019     Comments

Onwioduokit Professor of Economics at the University of Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, Emmanuel Onwioduokit, in this interview with INEMESIT AKPAN-NSOH in Uyo, said that the Federal Government was... Read More →

Buhari clarifies postings in VP’s office

Sun Nov 17th, 2019     Comments

President Muhammadu Buhari I Didn’t Sack Them, They Were Redeployed President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, threw light on the motive behind the recent removal of some aides attached to the... Read More →

A voyage around Benin, home of arts, culture

Sun Nov 17th, 2019     Comments

Princess Elizabeth Olowu, daughter of Oba Kenzua II and Benin’s first female bronze caster Why Art Thrives in Ancient City Benin Kingdom, located in the thick equatorial rain forest zone of... Read More →

Despite N350.4b annual security budget, oil facilities not safe

Sun Nov 17th, 2019     Comments

Though the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and some International Oil Companies (IOCs) operating in the country stake as much as N350.4b for staff and asset protecting yearly, the... Read More →

Akpabio/Ekpeyong: Tension in Akwa Ibom, as INEC, PDP, APC await rerun

Sun Nov 17th, 2019     Comments

Mixed feelings have trailed the recent judgment delivered by the Appeal Court in Calabar, ordering a fresh election in parts of Ikot Ekpene Senatorial and Ikot Ekpene/Obot Akara/Essiem Udim... Read More →