Olu of Warri disrobes one chief in ongoing title revalidation exercise

Olu of Warri, Ogiame Atuwatse III has disrobed one of the chiefs ( name withheld) in the ongoing Chieftaincy title revalidation exercise in his Warri kingdom. With the development, the affected ceases to be a chief in the Itsekiri nation. Vanguard gathered that the chief had come to Ode- Itsekiri, the ancestral home of Itsekiri

PDP constitutes 2021 National Convention Organising Committee

The Peoples Democratic Party has announced Adamawa Governor, Ahmadu Fintiri, as Chairman of its 2021 National Convention Organising Committee and his Enugu counterpart, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi as Chairman of the Zoning Committee. The party’s National Publicity Secretary, Mr Kola Ologbondiyan, disclosed this while briefing newsmen on the resolutions of the PDP National Executive Committee meeting held

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What Igbo leaders tell Buhari in Imo State

Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide has assured the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), that Ndigbo are committed to the unity of Nigeria. The President-General, Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide, Prof. George Obiozor, gave the assurance at a town hall meeting between Buhari and South East leaders on Thursday. Buhari was in Imo State for one-day official visit and

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VAT: Enough of feeding-bottle federalism and Abuja financial pilgrimage —Adegboruwa

 Says Wike has started the revolution, restructuring has begun   Human rights lawyer, Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa (SAN), on Thursday, backed Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State and his Lagos State counterpart, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, for championing the agitation for fiscal federalism for states in the country. Adegboruwa, in a statement made available to The PUNCH, said the

Amotekun rescues abducted Lagos passengers kidnapped by bandits in Ondo

Ondo State Commander of the Amotekun, Chief Adetunji Adeleye, has confirmed that nine of the 12 passengers kidnapped by bandits at Idoani-Ifira Akoko area of the state on have been rescued by the men of the security outfit. Starnews Nigeria had reported earlier today that that some armed bandits suspected to be kidnappers attacked an

Ganduje’s Former Aide Declares Support For Wike Over Face-off With FG, FIRS On VAT

Salihu Tanko-Yakasai, a former media aide to Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has shown his support for Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers over the latter's move to stop the Nigerian Government from collecting Value Added Tax from the oil-rich South-South state. On Wednesday during a stakeholders' meeting with oil companies and business owners in

Lagos Assembly passes VAT, open grazing bills

The Lagos State House of Assembly on Thursday passed the Value Added Tax Bill, with Speaker Mudashiru Obasa directing the Acting Clerk of the House, Mr. Olalekan Onafeko, to transmit a clean copy to Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu for assent. The House also passed the bill that prohibits open cattle grazing in the state. The two

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Video: Buhari lands in Imo, Dressed In Igbo Attire To Perform Guard Of Honour

President Buhari has landed in Owerri, the Imo State Capital. The Presidential jet landed at about 09:30 a.m. He is set to meet with Igbo leaders and commission several projects in the state. The President's visit to the state generated some controversies as members of the Proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB vowed to sabotage

Breaking: Kidnappers abduct 18 passengers heading to Lagos in Ondo

A Lagos bound bus with 18 passengers has been attacked by armed men and unspecified number of travellers kidnapped between Idoani Ifira axis of ondo state. The incident reportedly occurred on the failed portion of the Idoani-Ifira road in Akoko Southeast local government area of the state. It was gathered that there were sporadic shootings

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Cows may cost N2m each if… -Miyetti Allah

The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association has said that a cow could cost up to N2 million in Lagos State if the anti-grazing bill is passed into law in the state. Zonal Secretary of Myetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association in the South West, during a one-day public hearing organised by the state House of Assembly

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