Jonathan’s loyalists behind Maina reinstatement – Garba Shehu

Jonathan’s loyalists behind Maina reinstatement – Garba Shehu

The Presidency has fingered former President Goodluck Jonathan’s loyalists in the reinstatement of the former chairman of the Presidential Task Force on Pension Reforms, Abdulrasheed Maina. It said the People’s Democratic Party had no moral right to level any accusations against the current government in respect to the embattled former pension boss. The Senior Special […]

NNPC appointments: Agbakoba sues FG for discriminating against South-East

Oladimeji Ramon Prominent lawyer, Dr. Olisa Agbakoba (SAN), has sued the Federal Government for allegedly discriminating against the South-East geopolitical zone in its July 5, 2016 appointment into the Board of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation. Agbakoba, in the suit filed before the Federal High Court in Abuja, said the Federal Government, on July 5, […]

Military will sustain ongoing operations across the country – DHQ

Military will sustain ongoing operations across the country – DHQ

The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) said the various military operations going on across the country to deal with the various security challenges would be sustained. Defence Spokesman, Maj.-Gen. John Enenche, stated this at a news conference in Abuja on Friday. Enenche also said that the exercises were being carried out by the armed forces not only […]

A breastfeeding mother collapses in Benin as hunger bites harder

By Osagiede Omoruyi There was a chaos in house number 31 Omwamruyi Street off Universal bus stop terminal, Benin City as Mrs Odion almost died of hunger. The incident happened around 1am on the 24th of August 2017. The first child of the woman named Uwaila shouted “help me ¡help me!”. This prompted other neighbours […]

Another Ritual Killing in Irrua, Edo State

By Osagiede Omoruyi There was a pandemonium in Irrua community in Esan local government area of edo state over the killing of an unidentified woman by unknown ritualist on the 18th of August 2017. Irrua is the largest community in Esan central local Government Area of Edo state. It is a growing industrial and commercial […]

Curbing The Menace of Fulani Herdsmen in Edo State

Curbing The Menace of Fulani Herdsmen in Edo State

By Omoruyi Osagiede Fulani herdsmen are nomadic, they rear their cattle by moving them about in search of food and water. In this quest, the Fulani herdsmen have had problems with farmers in rural communities in Edo state. These clashes have resulted in destruction of crops,properties and loss of lives in many villages in Edo […]