The continuous calls by various Nigerians for the review of the 1999 Nigerian Constitution may have yielded something positive as the Senate has fixed a date for the zonal hearing.A committee was set up and the Deputy President of the Senate, Ovie Omo-Agege, is the Chairman, the committee has 59 other Senators drawn from the 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory as members.
Read 5 things Southern Governors advised Federal Government to do, as they also banned open grazing.
Following the challenges facing our dear nation Nigeria, both security and economical challenges, the 17 Southern State Governors had a meeting in Delta state to discuss some pressing issues that affect the Geo-Political zone and the nation at large.In a Twitter report by the Executive Governor of OYO state Mr. Seyi Makinde, he outlined the outcome of the meeting of the Southern Governors in his tweet.
As a Nigeria who is concerned with the insecurity challenges faced by our dear country, that has not speared any part or region and has claimed the lives and properties of people, I have to regurgitate about how Nigeria can solve the problem of insecurity, with minimal effort and resources available to the country and found out that the "Sri Lanka Option" is the best option that can be applied to solve the problem of insecurity in Nigeria as fast as possible.
Yoruba youths under the umbrella of Yoruba Youth Socio-cultural Association (YYSA) Worldwide, have warned the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) against carrying out attacks in Lagos State.The warning was contained in a statement signed by YYSA National President, Olalekan Hammed and made available to newsmen on Monday.
The founder and owner of Afe Babalola University has disclosed that the country is drifting towards anarchy, he said this during an interview session with Channels Television News Correspondent when he was asked what he thinks about the growing security challenges that is facing the nation.He also warned that this might lead to a possible civil war.
The Senate Committee on the Review of the 1999 Constitution has stated it's decision to hold a public hearing across the nation by sitting in two centers in each of the six geo political zones.This recent move of the Senate Committee was communicated via a press release signed by the Deputy Senate President, Sen. Ovie Omo-Agege who also chairs the committee.
Today's Headlines: Some Persons Plotting To Overthrow Buhari - Adesina, "Tinubu Rice" Floods North East.
1.Plot To Bring Down Buhari Uncovered - Presidency.The special adviser to the president on media and publicity Mr Femi Adesina alleged that some religious and past political leaders are ganging up in a plot to remove the sitting president.The alleged plot was discovered by men of Department of State Services(DSS).
"Ike Ekweremadu has no clout to call a meeting of critical stakeholders in Enugu West Senatorial Zone", interrogates by Kessington.Political activities are revving up across Enugu state with pundits pushing the idea of gubernatorial zoning arrangement in the state to the front burner of state political discuss in the three geo-political zones of the state.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have developed a sudden fear of zoning (PDP).Nonetheless, the sides must decide if the presidency should stay rotational or zoning should be abandoned.As Nigerians look forward to 2023, zoning is a hot topic.
The honourable Governor of Benue state, Samuel Ortom has replied the spokesman of President Muhammadu Buhari who made it known that the President was disappointed due to the accusations that he's supporting the activities of killer fulani herdsmen.Days ago, scores of internally displaced persons were attacked by suspected fulani herdsmen in a village in Benue state.
2 days ago, some documents were circulating on the social media platform showing that the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isah Ali Pantami was responsible for the death of the first Christian governor of Kaduna State, Sir Patrick Yakowa.The Sultan of Sokoto and the leader of the Jama'atul Nasril Islam (JNI), His Royal Highness, Alhaji Muhammad Abubakar reacted to the allegation leveled at Pantami that he chaired a JNI meeting which planned the helicopter crash that led to the death of the former Kaduna governor in the person of the late Patrick Ibrahim Yakowa.
Opinion: If We Have President From South-East, Vice From South-West, It Will Promote Peace And Unity
Here in this article, I will state some important reasons why it is necessary for the country to have a president from the South-eastern geo-political zone, and why the vice president should as well come from the south-west.Even though campaign for the 2023 general election is yet to start, but some Nigerian politicians have already start showing their interests to contest in the upcoming general election.
Dear Nnamdi Kanu, I believe that you will keep calm now that the commander (Ikonso) and six other people of the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB) have been killed in a joint operation between operatives of the police, Department of State Services and Army on Saturday, Nnamdi Kanu, it is high time you stopped tarnishing the image of good Igbo people with the violent activities of the members of Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB), especially as they relate to the scrawling of herdsmen in the geo-political zone of Nigeria.
To strengthen his support base in Owerri zone has been fingered as one of the major reasons why Imo State Governor, Senator Hope Uzodimma, quickly reconciled two of his top political associates, Charles Amadi (Chavon) and Dr. Uzoma Obiyo.Amadi and Obiyo fell apart over some political differences, ostensibly to take firmer grip of Mbaike- a federal constituency comprising Mbaitoli and Ikeduru local governments, noted for its huge voting strength and political relevance in Owerri zone.
Mr George Moghalu who is the Managing Director of National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) has commended The President Of Nigeria Mr Muhammadu Buhari saying he has done well in the South east Geo-Political zone of the country.According to THIS DAY, this statement was made during a meeting in Awka Yesterday with the leaders of All Progressive Congress (APC) in respect to his intentions to contest for governorship.
OPINION: Two Things That Might Halt PDP's Efforts To Wrestle Power From APC In 2023 General Election
As Nigerian gradually gravitates towards the 2023 national elections cycle, governance would soon take the back seat, especially as politicians across the country engage in round-the-clock politicking and deliberating about who goes where in 2023.The situation as predicted would be more tensed in the coming months.
Lagos To Partner NAPTIP On Human Trafficking Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State has said the state will support the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons to rehabilitate victims and prosecute traffickers.Sanwo-Olu, while receiving the NAPTIP’s Director-General, Imaan Suleiman-Ibrahim, at the Lagos House, Alausa, on Monday said the unabated trafficking in persons was a threat to the country.
Today's Headlines: 'Are You Strong When See You IPOB But Weak When You See Boko Haram' Reno Omokri Ask Nigerian Army, Boko Haram reign terror in Geidam
News Headlines Formal Aide to Ex-President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, Pastor Reno Omokri, has asked the Nigerian Army to take out Abubakar Shekau, Boko Haram leader, the same way they eliminated the Leader of the Eastern Security Network, ESN, Ikonso.The Former Presidential aide on Sunday via his Twitter handle asked if the Nigerian Army are weak when they see Boko Haram and strong when they see ESN, instituted by the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB.
SOUTH-EAST SECURITY: IGP COMMENCES OVERHAULING OF SECURITY ARCHITECTURE · CP Chris Owolabi now CP Anambra, 2 DCPs, 14 ACPs, others, deployed to Region The Inspector General of Police, Ag.IGP Usman Alkali Baba, psc (+), NPM, fdc has ordered the posting of CP Christopher A. Owolabi as the new Commissioner of Police (CP) in charge of Anambra State Police Command.
As 2023 presidential election draw closer, various leaders from some geo-political zones particularly the south are working towards the emergence of presidency in their respective zones.On a move towards Igbo Presidency, an Igbo leader of thought Chief Abia Onyika has on saturday April 24 stated that Igbo Presidency in 2023 would need Kingmakers to make it possible.