Oyedepo decries insecurity, faults govt

.Says we have always lived together until this regime…

Nigeria to receive $308m stolen by ex-dictator

Nigeria is set to receive around $308 million seized from former military dictator Sani Abacha under a deal backed by the United States and the island of Jersey, US prosecutors said Monday.

The sum is the latest to be recovered from the accounts of Abacha, an army officer who ruled Nigeria from 1993 until his death in 1998 aged 54, which sparked an ongoing search for hundreds of millions of dollars he stole and hid abroad.

Uzodinma vows to make Imo a model state

.Swears-in SSG, Attorney General, Chief of Staff
By Valentine Amanze

How to tackle water challenge in Niger with E-WASH

By Priscilla Campbel,
Niger State government said with the Effective Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (E-WASH) project the various challenges facing the water sector in the state would be surmounted, if properly implemented.

Niger workers embark on strike

By Priscilla Campbell,

Helicopter crash greatly strengthened my faith, says Osinbajo

Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, has said that the helicopter crash which he was involved in last year has greatly strengthened his faith.

Professor Osinbajo stated this during the thanksgiving service at the villa chapel in Abuja, celebrating his survival and 11 others from tragedy a year ago.

The Agusta Westland W 139 helicopter conveying 12 of them crashed in the Kabba area of Kogi State during the 2019 presidential election campaign.

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Civil society group, market women, others condemn violent political clashes in Edo

....urge govt, Police to rein in politicians

Anambra govt commiserates with Arthur Nwankwo family

The Anambra State government has condoled with the family of Arthur Agwuncha Nwankwo over the death of their patriarch.

Nwankwo, 77, died yesterday at the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Ituku Ozala, Enugu State, after a brief illness.

In a statement in Awka today, the Anambra State Commissioner for Information, Mr C. Don Adinuba, described Dr Nwankwo’s passage as at once painful and glorious.

“Painful because Nwankwo was one of the few people in the world who should never die”, Commissioner Adinuba stated.

Arthur Nwankwo was a unique Nigerian - Obi

By Valentine Amanze
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Vice Presidential candidate, Mr. Peter Obi, has described Dr. Arthur Nwankwo as a unique Igbo man and a true Nigerian who deployed everything available to him to the liberation of the people and advancement of humanity.
Obi, the former governor of Anambra State, was reacting to the death of Nwankwo on Saturday.

SERAP wins round one in battle to get details of payment of jumbo pensions to former governors

There is prospect Nigerians keen on knowing details of payment of life pensions to former governors across the 36 states in the country, and the names and number of ex-governors and other officials collecting pensions, may soon have some answers.

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has won the latest round in the legal battle to compel 36 state governors to disclose these details.