BREAKING: Seven PDP National Officers Resign

Seven members of the National Working Committee (NWC) of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) have resigned, The Nation has learnt. The party’s National Organising Secretary, Colonel Austin Akobundu (retd), confirmed this on Tuesday. It was gathered those who resigned include: the Deputy National Financial Secretary, Deputy Legal Adviser, Deputy National Auditor, Deputy National Publicity Secretary,… Continue reading BREAKING: Seven PDP National Officers Resign

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Abba Kyari Extradition: Ensure Due Process Is Followed, Says Ozekhome

A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, (SAN) Mike Ozekhome, has asked that due process should be followed in the case of international fraud in which a Deputy Commissioner for Police, Abba Kyari, has been indicted. He asked that the extradition law of 2005 must be followed and the US must write to Nigeria through its envoy… Continue reading Abba Kyari Extradition: Ensure Due Process Is Followed, Says Ozekhome

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COVID-19: 17 Edo NYSC Members Test Positive, Hospitalized

About 17 corps members deplored to Edo State who showed symptoms of the dreaded COVID-19 have been admitted to the Stella Obasanjo Hospital in Edo State for treatment, the Chief Medical Director, Dr Osagie Ebomwonyi has disclosed. Ebomwonyi who spoke in the company of Governor Godwin Obaseki during an inspection tour of the State’s infectious… Continue reading COVID-19: 17 Edo NYSC Members Test Positive, Hospitalized

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Edo Govt Suspends College Principal, House Master

The Edo State Government has suspended the principal of Edo College, Benin City, Mr. Peter Edomwonyi, over a viral video showing senior students of the school abusing their juniors. The PUNCH reported that the senior students could be seen severely whipping one junior student with belts, after which they came down on him with blows and… Continue reading Edo Govt Suspends College Principal, House Master

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Hushpuppi: Abba Kyari Too Good To Go Down Even If Guilty – Brekete’s ‘Ordinary President’

Mr Ahmad Isah, also known as ‘Ordinary President’, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Human Rights Radio and Television, has said that Deputy Commissioner of Police Abba Kyari, who was suspended after being indicted by the United States in an international fraud case, should not go down for one mistake. Speaking on his breakfast radio/television programme… Continue reading Hushpuppi: Abba Kyari Too Good To Go Down Even If Guilty – Brekete’s ‘Ordinary President’

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Olympics: Divine Oduduru Fails To Make Men’s 200m Final

Nigeria’s Divine Oduduru will not compete in the final of the men’s 200 metre event in Tokyo after finishing third in his Semi-final heat 1. Oduduru finished in a time of 20.16 behind 17 years old American Erriyon Knighton who finished 1st in 20.02 and Jamaican Rasheed Dwyer 20.13 who finished second. Results from other… Continue reading Olympics: Divine Oduduru Fails To Make Men’s 200m Final

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Nnamdi Kanu: British Govt Officials To Meet IPOB Leader In DSS Custody – Lawyer On August 3th

The British High Commission in Nigeria on Tuesday made efforts to see Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, in custody of the Department of State Services, DSS. Kanu’s lawyer, Aloy Ejimakor, disclosed that officials of the Commission are trying to take advantage of the recent court order to see Kanu in… Continue reading Nnamdi Kanu: British Govt Officials To Meet IPOB Leader In DSS Custody – Lawyer On August 3th

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Tokyo Olympics: Wrestler Oborududu Makes History, Wins Nigeria’s First Silver

NIGERIAN wrestler Blessing Oborududu has won the first silver medal for Nigeria in the ongoing Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Earlier, long jumper Ese Brume won the first bronze for Nigeria. Oborududu lost 4-1 to her opponent USA’s Tamyra Mensah-Stock in the final of the women’s freestyle 68kg on Tuesday (today). Oborududu is the first Nigerian wrestler… Continue reading Tokyo Olympics: Wrestler Oborududu Makes History, Wins Nigeria’s First Silver

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