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SOCIETY

Jos Crises: Were 230 Igbo Travellers Really Killed By Unidentified Persons In Plateau State?

Recently, there have been controversial reports online that suggested that about 230 Igbos were killed recently in Jos, Plateau State. Social media had been filled with reports about how a luxurious vehicle carrying Igbo travellers was burnt down by hoodlums, killing the 230 passengers aboard it.

  4 months ago ago
Jos Crises: Were 230 Igbo Travellers Really Killed By Unidentified Persons In Plateau State?

MILITARY

Sokoto Market Attack: FG Should Listen To Ortom's Advice

The continued attacks from bandits, Boko Haram, ISWAP, Unknown Gunmen and IPOB in different parts of the country need urgent attention before it cripples the country's economy. It's high time the Federal Government intensified its efforts to bid terrorism farewell. It is necessary for the government to heed the advice given by security experts and prominent figures like Governor Samuel Ortom.

  3 months ago ago
Sokoto Market Attack: FG Should Listen To Ortom's Advice

POLITICS

Check Out The Candidate That Governor Wike Is Supporting To Emerge As The Next PDP National Chairman

Photo Credit: PM News After several weeks of internal upheavals, normalcy is fast returning to the People's Democratic Party. The former ruling party has slated its convention for next month, during which new National Working Committee members will emerge who will run the affairs of the party for another four years.

  4 months ago ago
Check Out The Candidate That Governor Wike Is Supporting To Emerge As The Next PDP National Chairman

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: APC Hold State Congresses, Pero Reacts To Being Called First Wife

APC hold congresses, amids internal crisis PHOTO CREDIT: Thisday Live With the dusts raised by the local government congresses of the All Progressives Congress (APC) yet to settle, the party is today going ahead with its state congresses, to elect officials for these levels of its structures.

  3 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: APC Hold State Congresses, Pero Reacts To Being Called First Wife

POLITICS

Two Major Agreements That Ayu Signed Before He Emerged as Northern PDP Consensus Candidate

Photo Credit: Thisday It is no longer news that former Senate President Iyiorcha Ayu has emerged as the consensus candidate of the Northern Peoples Democratic Party leaders. It means that barring any last-minute changes, he would be adopted as the national PDP chairman in the next two weeks.

  3 months ago ago
Two Major Agreements That Ayu Signed Before He Emerged as Northern PDP Consensus Candidate

POLITICS

7 Former Governors Currently In The Race To Become APC National Chairman

Amid the confusion bothering on the tenure of the Buni-led caretaker committee of the All Progressives Congress, the stage is now set for the party to conduct a fresh congress to elect a new chairman who will steer the party's ship into the 2023 general elections. Recall after the tenure of the Adams Oshiomole-led national EXCO, the party had decided to set up a caretaker committee led by the governor of Yobe state, Malam Mai Mala Buni.

  4 months ago ago
7 Former Governors Currently In The Race To Become APC National Chairman

POLITICS

Two Politicians Akin Ogunbiyi May Consider as Running Mate in Osun 2022

Photo: Dr. Akin Ogunbiyi, culled from ThisDay Dr. Akin Ogunbiyi, on Thursday, declared his ambition to contest the governorship position of Osun State in 2022. Dr. Akin Ogunbiyi will be contesting the poll under the platform of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), if chosen by the party.

  4 months ago ago
Two Politicians Akin Ogunbiyi May Consider as Running Mate in Osun 2022

POLITICS

How Some Igbo Politicians Took Side With The North During PDP Zoning Committee Meeting in Enugu

Photo Credit: Vanguard The political polarization crisis that has plagued the southeast for decades again came to the fore during last week's People's Democratic Party Zoning Committee meeting in Enugu State. The committee was set up by PDP leaders to develop a sharing formula for the offices in the party’s National Working Committee.

  3 months ago ago
How Some Igbo Politicians Took Side With The North During PDP Zoning Committee Meeting in Enugu

POLITICS

Why Bukola Saraki Says PDP Will Recapture Kwara State in the 2023 Governorship Election

Photo Credit: Daily Post Former Governor of Kwara State Bukola Saraki cannot forget in a hurry the ‘O To Ge’ movement of 2019 that crushed his stronghold on Kwara State politics. It was a massive people-oriented revolution that ended the Peoples Democratic Party’s 20-year reign and installed the All Progressives Congress as the new ruling party in Kwara State.

  2 months ago ago
Why Bukola Saraki Says PDP Will Recapture Kwara State in the 2023 Governorship Election

ENTERTAINMENT

"Everything They Said About Erica Is So True" - Says, Azuka Ogujiuba, As She Recounts Experience

Seeing is believing, you cannot give accurate information about someone you have not come into contact with. There is a saying that the closer the better. This is just what happened between the Thisday media personality and Erica Nlewedim. The fashion and entertainment journalist, Azuka Ogujiuba has taken to her verified Instagram page, to share a video where Erica was seeing dancing happily.

  6 months ago ago

EDUCATION

Today's Headlines: FG Appoints 42 Royal Fathers As Chancellors, Lagos NURTW Leader Shot Dead

FG Appoints 42 Royal Fathers as University Chancellors The federal government has appointed 42 royal fathers as Chancellors to Federal Universities across the country for effective service delivery and national development. Photos Credit: Thisday Live The Minister of Education, Mr. Adamu Adamu, said during a pres briefing in Abuja that the monarchs were appointed from their kingdoms and primary constituencies to other kingdoms in a bid to enhance national unity.

  6 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: FG Appoints 42 Royal Fathers As Chancellors, Lagos NURTW Leader Shot Dead

SOCIETY

" We Now Have Widows And Orphans Left Behind" - Shehu Sani Reacts To Killing Of Travellers In Jos

Senator Shehu Sani has taken to his Facebook page to react to the report of those allegedly killed in Jos today by reflecting the effect the death of the victims would have on those they left behind. Reports have it today that not fewer than 18 persons were killed in Jos, Plateau State in the morning as a result of alleged occurrence of violence somewhere at Rukuba road in the State.

  5 months ago ago

POLITICS

Why Osinbajo May Win 2023 Election as Northern Group Vows to Get 20million Northern Votes For Him

Photo Credit: Punch The race for the 2023 Presidential election is fast gathering momentum as there is an ongoing massive mobilization in support of various candidates. Even though most of the leading candidates are yet to declare their intentions to run for the top office, but their supporters have been working round the clock to grow the support base of their favourite candidates and strategically boost their chances to win the 2023 Presidential election.

  3 months ago ago
Why Osinbajo May Win 2023 Election as Northern Group Vows to Get 20million Northern Votes For Him

SOCIETY

Todays Headlines: Kurami's Wife And Two Children Kidnapped; INEC Redeploys 5 RECs And 4 Directors

Bandits Kidnap Katsina Lawmaker's Wife, Two Children Gunmen suspected to be bandits on Saturday night abducted the wife and two children of the Katsina State lawmaker representing Bakori Local Government Area at the State House of Assembly, Dr. Ibrahim Kurami. (Photos Credit: Thisday Live)

  4 months ago ago
Todays Headlines: Kurami's Wife And Two Children Kidnapped; INEC Redeploys 5 RECs And 4 Directors

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Today's Headlines;CBN Retains Interest Rate At 11.5%;Police Drag Man To Court For Insulting Officer

Photos Credit: Google CBN Retains Interest Rate at 11.5% The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Friday resolved to retain Monetary Policy Rate (MPR), otherwise known as interest rate, at 11.5 per cent and the asymmetric corridor of +100/-700 basis points around the MPR.

  4 months ago ago
Today's Headlines;CBN Retains Interest Rate At 11.5%;Police Drag Man To Court For Insulting Officer

MILITARY

Al-Mustapha: Abacha Did Not Die From Eating Apple

Major Hamza Al-Mustapha, a former Chief Security Officer to the late military Head of State, Gen Sani Abacha has revealed how the late head of state died. Al-Mustapha revealed that Gen Abacha did not die after eating an apple from one of his concubines as it was widely believed.

  7 months ago ago
Al-Mustapha: Abacha Did Not Die From Eating Apple

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Today's Headlines: Top APC Politician Under Investigation By The EFCC, FG Has Spent $5bn In Fighting Poverty

Top APC Politician Under Investigation By The EFCC Photo Credit: Naija News Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crime Commission, EFCC, Abdulrasheed Bawa, has revealed that the National Leader of the All Progressive Congress, APC, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, is under investigation. Bawa disclosed this in an interview published by Thisday on Sunday.

  7 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Top APC Politician Under Investigation By The EFCC, FG Has Spent $5bn In Fighting Poverty

RELIGION

SCOAN says no battle for TB Joshua's successor

The Synagogue Church of All Nations which is located in Ikotun, Lagos has denied rumours that there is a battle for the successor of TB Joshua. The preacher, who died in June after a church programme, was buried at the Synagogue Church on July 29. Photo credit: BBC

  6 months ago ago
SCOAN says no battle for TB Joshua's successor

POLITICS

James iniama Speaks On ThisDay Report, Denies Granting Any Interview To Their Correspondent

Mr. James Iniama has debunked granting interview to Thisday news journalist as reported on their online news handle on 6th September, 2021. Iniama is a Peoples Democratic Party chieftain and he is also a Frontline Governorship aspirant in Akwa Ibom State come 2023. According to Iniama, he said he is an ardent supporter of Mr. Udom Emmanuel's succession plans, and he is loyal to the guidelines and the completion agenda.

  4 months ago ago
James iniama Speaks On ThisDay Report, Denies Granting Any Interview To Their Correspondent

POLITICS

2023 Election: APC has prepared to remain in Power indefinitely - Femi Falana

In a recent interview with Thisday, Prominent Nigerian Lawyer, Femi Falana, has revealed that the All Progressive Congress has the perfect plan to remain in power indefinitely. The lawyer noted that, unlike the counterpart party that claimed that they want to remain in power for 60 years, APC has a master plan which can make them remain in power indefinitely.

  7 months ago ago
2023 Election: APC has prepared to remain in Power indefinitely - Femi Falana