By Ann Godwin (Port Harcourt) and Adamu  Nullifies direct, indirect primaries, party to challenge rulingA Federal High Court in Port Harcourt has delivered judgments in two separate suits, asking the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) not to acknowledge Rivers State’s All Progressives Congress (APC) candidates at the general elections.Justice Kolawole Omotosho […]

A former Manager of the defunct Nigeria Electricity Power Authority (NEPA) , Ebonyi State district has reportedly died in a hotel in Abakaliki during a marathon sex with his lover, a nursing mother.The nursing mother who resides at Nwojiji Street opposite St. Patrick Catholic Church Abakaliki operates a hair dressing […]

The leadership of National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) yesterday dismissed as false an allegation by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) that it received N150 million from the presidency.The National Public Relations Officer (PRO) of NANS, Mr Adeyemi Amoo, said in Abuja that students should discountenance the ASUU allegation, […]

By Amos ABBA  File Photo: Suleiman Hassan THE Surveyors Council of Nigeria (SURCON) has been embroiled in running battles characterised by accusations of fraud, abuse of office, insubordination and lack of transparency since the registrar of the council, Surv. Muhammed Kabir illegally assumed administrative and accounting duties as head of the governing council.This […]

Some Lagos-based lawyers yesterday called for a reform of the justice system and the provisions of its laws.They told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that the legal system had been mired by challenges ranging from applicable laws to their implementation.The lawyers held that a review was imminent and called […]

Presidential candidate of the Nigeria’s opposition party Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Atiku Abubakar speaks during a campaign rally in Ilorin, north-central Nigeria, on December 5, 2018. – Presidential candidate of the Nigeria’s opposition party Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Atiku Abubakar and Vice Presidential candidate Peter Obi launch their political campaign […]

Crime Rev. Fr. John Oni, Associate Priest, Saints Timothy and Titus Catholic Church, Isheri-Osun, Lagos, says criminality is not inherited but acquired.The priest also said that those indulging in criminal activities in the country were not born criminals but acquired the evil habit as a result of failure of the […]

The Ondo state born-songwriter who composed the 2014 ‘Sai Buhari Campaign music, Ojetayo Oluwadamilare ‘aka); Ajakaye is aggrieved of an alleged breach of agreement.Some opposition leaders particularly in the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) camp are already inciting Ajakaye to take  legal action against the All Progressives Congress(APC) over copyright infringement on […]

Ambode Lagos State economy would grow by four per cent in 2019, the Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, said.Ambode, who spoke at separate meetings on Tuesday in an address he delivered to the state’s foremost social clubs – the Yoruba Tennis Club and Island Club, said “Lagos on a stand-alone basis in […]

 by Precious Igbonwelundu and Faith Yahaya     Melaye THE Police yesterday described as unfortunate, mischievous and outright falsehood the claims by Senator Dino Melaye that the Inspector-General (IG) Ibrahim Idris planned to arrest and inject him to death.Melaye had raised alarm through his official social media pages that the police […]