INSECURITY: An Igbo Forum Condemned FG Tactics

ABUJA/Nigeria: The Igbo Union, an umbrella organization of Igbo Communities and Cultural Association in the United States of America has condemned in strong terms on what it described as, “Federal Government tacit disposition in handling spate of insecurity, banditry, terrorism in the country and Igbo land in particular while the South East governors remain inactive towards the protection of lives and property of the people”. In a statement signed by the Coordinator of the Igbo Union in the US, Chief Ike Orji, the Secretary General, Mr Matthew Ohanele and others,…

AFTERMATH OF RIVERS LGA POLLS: Eze Commends Rivers People for Rejecting Wike and PDP

PORT HARCOURT/Nigeria: Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and erstwhile National Publicity Secretary of the defunct New Peoples Democratic Party (nPDP), Chief Eze Chukwuemeka Eze, has hailed Rivers people for their bold resolve to boycott the just concluded local government elections purportedly conducted by the Rivers State Independent Electoral Commission (RSIEC) and superintended over by Gov. Nyesom Wike and his Compadres in the umbrella party. Reacting to the charade which saw voters participation at the lowest ebb, Chief Eze said the exercise will remain significant in the history of…

Gov. Udom To Inaugurate Emore Grammar School, Dualised Emore Road, Today

ASABA/Nigeria: Akwa Ibom State governor, Mr. Udom Emmanuel would on Thursday inaugurate Emore Grammar School and the dualised Emore Road both in Oleh, Isoko South Local Government Area of Delta State. The Commissioner for Information, Mr. Charles Aniagwu who disclosed this on Wednesday when he visited the school and the dualised road said that arrangement has been concluded for a hitch free inauguration of the projects that were executed by the state government. Mr. Aniagwu said the construction of the school and the establishment of three new universities as well…

Gov. Ortom Says Lack Of Education , Cause Of Insecurity In Nigeria

EFFURUN/Nigeria: The Benue State Governor, Dr. Samuel Ortom, has described lack of provision of access to effective education of the people by Leaders in Nigeria as one of the contributing factors to insecurity challenge bedevilling the nation. Governor Ortom, who stated this in Effurun, Uvwie Local Government Area during the commissioning of a-two storeyed building at Army Day Secondary School, Effurun, described Senator Ifeanyi Okowa as a committed in his administration’s determination towards achieving results for the good people of the state. Dr. Ortom, who lauded the Governor for his…

Citizens’ Advocate, Oby Ndukwe Writes President Buhari on the State of the Nation (LETTER)

Dear President Buhari, it is auspicious that I write this letter to you, not as Obasanjo or Soyinka writes, but as a concerned citizen of Nigeria. It is going to be a short one, not to bore you with long history and epistles that may never be read by you nor the solutions implemented by your Advisers and foot soldiers. I recall vividly what my convictions were, when after many arguments, I decided to throw my weight behind you, even very late in your 2014/2015 campaign. I was more convinced…