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November 16, 2018 7:11 PM Nigerians need to live as brothers – Senator Abaribe tells Buhari

The Senator representing Aba South Senatorial district at the National Assembly, Enyinnaya Abaribe, has told President Muhammadu Buhari that Nigerians need to live as brothers. The lawmaker called on the Federal Government to institutionalise peace among the tribes and federating units of the country. According to NAN, Abaribe made the appeal when members 15

November 16, 2018 12:06 PM Court reduces ex-Gov, Senator Dariye’s jail term

The Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja has reduced the 14-year sentence against Senator Joshua Dariye, a former governor of Plateau State, to 10 years. The presiding judge of the court, Justice Stephen Adah, gave the ruling on Friday. He reduced the charges in the counts to 10 years, while the terms with two years are reduced to one year each. The sentences 17

November 13, 2018 6:06 AM NYSC: Anambra corps members moved to Ebonyi, Imo over lack of facilities

Prospective corps members, who were supposed to do their national service in Anambra State were moved to Ebonyi and Imo states due to lack of adequate camping facilities. Mr Kehinde Aremu, Coordinator of the National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) in Anambra, made the disclosure during the closing of camp for 2018 Batch C orientation exercise in Umunya 24

November 7, 2018 12:25 PM Ohanaeze warns Nigeria Army against use of firearms on protesters

The Deputy National Publicity Secretary of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, the apex Igbo Socio-cultural organization, Mazi Chuks Ibegbu, has warned against the use of live bullet by the Nigeria Army to quell peaceful demonstrations. Ibegbu noted that such action was barbaric and no longer in vogue in any part of the world. The Ohanaeze spokesman said, “I appeal to the Nigerian 23

November 5, 2018 3:36 PM Muslim-Muslim ticket: El-Rufai has displayed political, religious insensitivity in Kaduna – Rev. Para-Mallam

More reactions have continued to trail the choice of a Muslim running mate by Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State, as the regional secretary of the International Fellowship of Evangelical Students (IFES), Rev. Gideon Para-Mallam has said that with the choice of Dr. Hadiza, the Governor has displayed political and religious insensitivity of enormous 21

November 4, 2018 9:06 PM 2019 election: Cleric raises alarm

The Senior Pastor, Father’s Touch Ministry Church, Nyanya, Abuja, Pastor Evans Idoko, has accused some politicians of using religion and ethnicity to divide Nigerians ahead of the 2019 election. Idoko made the allegation in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), on Sunday in Abuja. “It’s regrettable that the unity of Nigerian is strengthened 32

October 31, 2018 7:19 AM Oyo Assembly confirms Eni Esan as President, Customary Court of Appeal

Members of the Oyo State House of Assembly on Tuesday ratified the appointment of Justice Eni Esan, as the President, Customary Court of Appeal in the state. Her ratification was sequel to a letter of nomination sent to the House by the State Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi and read by the Speaker, Mr Olagunju Ojo, on the floor of the House. DAILY POST gathered 18

October 26, 2018 7:42 PM Those ganging-up against Oshiomhole enemies of Buhari – APC state chairmen

Chairmen of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the states of the South South geopolitical zone have described those ganging-up against the party’s national chairman, Adams Oshiomhole, as enemies of President Muhammadu Buhari. They said this on Friday in a communiqué sent to DAILY POST at the end of their emergency meeting in Abuja. The state chairmen 25

October 26, 2018 5:41 PM Kaduna killings: Ahmad Gumi breaks silence on endless religious crisis

Renowned Islamic Scholar, Dr Ahmad Gumi, has called on Muslims and Christians to live in peace and harmony with one another. The crisis followed the murder of the Paramount ruler of Adara Chiefdom, Agwom Adara, His Royal Highness, Maiwada Raphael Galadima. Speaking on the lingering crisis for the first time, the Islamic cleric said “My appeal to people 40

October 26, 2018 10:58 AM Shehu Sani reacts to killing of traditional ruler, warns users of Kaduna-Abuja road

Shehu Sani, the senator representing Kaduna Central, has warned Nigerians to be cautious while plying the Abuja-Kaduna road. DAILY POST reports that Sani issued the warning while condemning the killing of the traditional ruler of Adara Kingdom, Maiwada Galadima in Kaduna on Friday morning. Galadima was killed after he was shot twice by kidnappers in Kaduna 20