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POLITICS

How Gov. Ortom made David Mark back out from the PDP National Chairmanship race.

The race for the next PDP chairman is ongoing as the northern region of the party is seriously having dialogues and meetings to possibly present candidates before the national convention of the party. Recall that the Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi-led zoning committee had resolved that the northern region will produce the next chairman of the party.

  1 month ago ago
How Gov. Ortom made David Mark back out from the PDP National Chairmanship race.

POLITICS

Four Northerners Whose Presidential Ambitions May Have Been Ended as PDP Take Decision on Zoning

The contest for the presidential ticket of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) may have, logically, taken shape as the opposition party takes strategic decision on the zoning arrangement of the party's national chairmanship. It could be recalled that some leaders and members of the National Executive Committee (NEC) of the opposition party, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), have decided to zone the position of the national chairman of the party to the north.

  2 months ago ago
Four Northerners Whose Presidential Ambitions May Have Been Ended as PDP Take Decision on Zoning

POLITICS

Opinion: How Oshiomole Can Help Tinubu In The APC Presidential Race

The race for the ticket of the All Progressives Congress for the 2023 presidential election has obviously started with the topics including whether or not the APC would adopt the conventional zoning method and the issue of consensus candidate. Aspirants must have started their work and assignment to get the APC ticket.

  4 months ago ago
Opinion: How Oshiomole Can Help Tinubu In The APC Presidential Race

POLITICS

PDP: NWC Positions that Passed Consensus Option and the Potential Winners

As the main opposition party in Nigeria, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), advances toward the conduct of her National Convention, some members of the party have displayed commendable characters as they, unanimously, agreed on consensus candidates for some positions of the party's National Working Committee (NWC).

  1 month ago ago
PDP: NWC Positions that Passed Consensus Option and the Potential Winners

POLITICS

How Three Loyalists of Secondus were Screened out of PDP NWC Contest

Three of the thirty-one (31) members of the main opposition in Nigeria, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), seeking elections into various positions of the party's National Working Committee (NWC) have been screened out of the contest. Photo Credit: The Tableshakers It could be recalled that some leaders and members of the National Executive Committee (NEC) of the main opposition party in Nigeria, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), have agreed to conduct the National Convention of the party which has been slated to hold between Friday, October 30 and Saturday, October 31, 2021.

  1 month ago ago
How Three Loyalists of Secondus were Screened out of PDP NWC Contest

POLITICS

Opinion: Why Northern PDP chieftain is kicking against N/Central zone producing next chairman of the party

The Peoples Democratic Party is currently experiencing some internal party lobbying as the race to see the emergence of the national party chairman is ongoing. There have been intense debates regarding the geopolitical zone that will produce one of the highest positions of the party. Recall that the Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi-led zoning committee had resolved that the northern region in the party should produce the next chairman of the party.

  1 month ago ago
Opinion: Why Northern PDP chieftain is kicking against N/Central zone producing next chairman of the party

ENVIRONMENT

President Buhari Pledges Action On Environmental Degradation

NIGERIA’S UNITY: PRESIDENT BUHARI COMMENDS IJAW LEADERS, PLEDGES ACTION ON ENVIRONMENTAL DEGRADATION President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday commended the leadership of the Ijaw National Congress (INC) on their recent affirmation of belief in a United Nigeria and supporting the fight against insecurity by developing internal control mechanisms.

  5 months ago ago
President Buhari Pledges Action On Environmental Degradation

POLITICS

There Is No Such Thing As President From The South Or From The North - Atiku Says

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has told Nigerians that there is no such thing as president from the south or president from the north. He stated that the country only has a Nigerian President that is voted by Nigerians and not a few. Atiku made this claim while addressing the 94th National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.

  2 months ago ago
There Is No Such Thing As President From The South Or From The North - Atiku Says

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Military Kill Over 30 Villagers In Benue, "Bandits Must Be Crushed" - Nasir

Arewa Group Cautions Leaders The Arewa Consultative Forum, ACF, has called on Nigerian leaders to exercise restraint in their utterances in the current circumstances facing the country.

  8 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Military Kill Over 30 Villagers In Benue,

POLITICS

Today's headlines: APGA Sacks Oye As National Chairman, Zoning Can’t Stop Tinubu–Ex-Minster

APGA Sacks Oye As National Chairman, Announces Replacement. Photo credit: Naija news. The All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) has announced the removal of Victor Oye as the party’s National Chairman. It also confirmed the appointment of Chief Jude Okeke, as acting National Chairman of the party.

  5 months ago ago
Today's headlines: APGA Sacks Oye As National Chairman, Zoning Can’t Stop Tinubu–Ex-Minster

POLITICS

I Have Not Stepped Down As PDP Chairman - Secondus

The embattled National Chairman of the People's Democratic Party(PDP), Uche Secondus, has denied stepping down from his position. A statement by his media aide, Ike Abonyi, on Saturday, said Mr Secondus was absent from the party's National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting in obedience to the interim order by the Cross River State High Court, Calabar, restraining him from functioning in that position.

  3 months ago ago
I Have Not Stepped Down As PDP Chairman - Secondus

POLITICS

Gov Hope Uzodinma Excited on his first National Executive Meeting

The newly sworn in governor of imo state chief Hope Uzodinma said he feels excited and encourage being part of the National Economic Council NEC Uzodinma spoke with state house correspondent on the sidelines of the NEC meeting presided over the vice president prof yemi osibanjo at the presidential villa Abuja on Thursday He was attending the meeting for the first time His word." I feels excited being part of the engine room where national development is being planned and I am encouraged The people of imo sh

  1 year ago ago
Gov Hope Uzodinma Excited on his first National Executive Meeting

HEALTH

Doctors in Nigeria to embark on a nationwide strike from Monday

It is sad news for Nigerians as the National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) has instructed its members to proceed on an indefinite nationwide strike, beginning from Monday, August 2nd, 2021. News reports claim that the doctors reached this decision following their National Executive Council (NEC) meeting by over 50 members across the country that held in Umuahia, Abia State.

  4 months ago ago
Doctors in Nigeria to embark on a nationwide strike from Monday

POLITICS

ASUU - The reason why we suspended our 9 months strike

The ASUU president prof. Biodun Ogunyemi has announced the conditional suspension of their nine months old strike. He told news reporters that the National Executive council NEC resolved to suspend the strike conditionally, but also noted that if the government fails to fulfill their part of the agreement, the union will resume their strike action again without any notice.  The unions president did not give any specific date which universities are to Resume and this is due to the covid-19 protocols been observed.

  11 months ago ago
ASUU - The reason why we suspended our 9 months strike

POLITICS

Oshiomhole: APC Aggrieved governors allegedly devise new plan to remove chairman

Some governors, who are hellbent on removing APC national chairman, Adams Oshiomhole, from office are it again Some of the claims could not be immediately verified but the report claims President Buhari is aware of some of the governors' plans and has warned them The plot to remove the national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole has been taken a step further by governors of the ruling party who want him removed from office. The Nation claims in its report on Saturday, January

  1 year ago ago
Oshiomhole: APC Aggrieved governors allegedly devise new plan to remove chairman

EDUCATION

Just In: ASUU National Executive Members To Decide Whether To Suspend Strike Or Not Today.

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has revealed that members of its National Executive (NEC) are currently holding a meeting to discuss whether to suspend the ongoing strike or continue.  Public universities in Nigeria have been on lock since March.., when ASUU declared indefinite strike. The effects of the already eight months long strike was not immediately felt by the Nigerian university students and other stakeholders in the education sector due to the Covid-19 pandemic that came close on the

  1 year ago ago
Just In: ASUU National Executive Members To Decide Whether To Suspend Strike Or Not Today.

JUSTICE

JUSUN calls off nationwide strike, after two months

The Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN), has suspended the nationwide strike, with was held for over two months. The decision was taken on Wednesday, in a meeting held by the National Executive committee of JUSUN, in the capital city, Abuja. JUSUN embarked on a nationwide strike on April 6th, after the nonexecution of the financial autonomy (independence) for the judiciary.

  6 months ago ago
JUSUN calls off nationwide strike, after two months

EDUCATION

ASUU commences their warning strike

Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) have commenced 2-weeks warning strike over dues relating to memorandum of understanding with Federal Government (FG) between 2009-2019. The strike was declared in the aim of protesting for the non-payment of lecturers salaries and other wages. National president of the Academic Staff Union of Universities,Professor Biodun Ogunyemi made the declaration in Enugu on Monday after the union National Executive council meeting. He warned that the strike action was to for

  1 year ago ago
ASUU commences their warning strike

POLITICS

"If South Africa Can Do It, Why Can't We Emulate The Same Thing in Nigeria" - Nigerians

South Africa President, Cyril Ramaphosa, has suspended the country’s communication minister for breaking COVID-19 lockdown rules, the presidency said in a statement on Wednesday. ”President Cyril Ramaphosa has placed Minister of Communications and Digital Technologies Ms. Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams on special leave for two months – one month of which will be unpaid,” according to the communique. Ramaphosa summoned Ndabeni-Abraham on Tuesday after her photo of having a meal with a former cabinet colleag

  1 year ago ago