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October 19, 2017 8:54 AM SKC Ogbonnia: Biafra: Igbo governors must also go

Nnamdi Kanu of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has been declared wanted for not showing up in court. That is normal. But if the truth is told, the main culprit for the Biafran crisis are the politicians—not Kanu. The authorities should be knocking at the doors of the seven Nigerian governors of Igbo extraction, namely: Nyesom Ezenwo Wike (Rivers)

October 19, 2017 1:14 AM Plateau killings: We underestimated number of attackers, says military

The military has denied the allegation of complicity in the reported killing of 29 persons, including women and children, in the Nkiedonwhro community of Plateau State. Rather, it said it was overwhelmed by the numerical strength and tactics of the attackers. The spokesperson of Operation Safe Haven, Capt. Umar Adams, made the denial in an interview 11

October 18, 2017 8:25 PM PDP Chairmanship: Daniel as chair‘ll kill the party- Kashamu

Reacting to Daniel’s official declaration to contest the position, the lawmaker said Daniel was the least qualified among those aspiring for the post. “When I heard that he was vying for the post, my initial reaction was that it was a joke. But, now that he has decided to make a formal declaration, I would say it is a joke taken too far. Let me say with all sense 15

October 17, 2017 6:09 PM Amaka, Billionaire Kidnapper’s Girlfriend Disowns Lawyer, Police Never Abused Her Sexually

Amaka Offor, one of the alleged girlfriends of kidnap kingpin, Chukwudubem Onwuamadike, also known as Evans, has accused Evans’ lawyer, Olukoya Ogungbeje, of lying, insisting policemen never sexually molested her. Offor said that she had never met Evans’ lawyer, saying she was shocked when she read the story of been sexually molested by the policemen 13

October 17, 2017 2:22 AM Petrol tanker fire wreaks havoc on Abia community

An eyewitness said the pupils sustained injuries in attempt to escape from the fire. According to an eyewitness, the inferno caused pandemonium in the area as people ran in confusion, for their lives. The tanker was said to be unmarked and the whereabouts of the driver of the truck, according to eyewitnesses, was not known when some reporters visited 16

October 16, 2017 4:36 PM Olaudah Equiano: Seven things you need to know about today’s Google doodle

The latest Google’s Doodle celebrates one of the most prominent Black anti-slavery activist, the first Black political leader and lobbyist in 18th century Britain. Today marks what would have been the 272nd birthday of Olaudah Equiano (1746-1797). A Google Doodle is a special, temporary alteration of the logo on Google’s homepage that is intended to celebrate 20

October 16, 2017 11:14 AM Evans girlfriend not sexually molested, property taken as exhibit – Police

Reacting to the allegations, Force Public Relations Officer, CSP Jimoh Moshood said, “The attention of the Nigeria Police Force has been drawn to publications in the media on 14th October, 2017 that “Evans’ lawyer accuses police of extorting over N50 million, other valuables” from his client and another report that “Police Sexually molesting Evan’s Girlfriend 13

October 16, 2017 6:47 AM World Bank projects: Ezekwesili is a wailing wailer – Femi Adesina

The Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, has vowed not to respond to those he tagged as “wailing wailers” in their private capacities. Adesina said he was too busy to reply those wailers who were hell bent on “spoiling the current administration with thief tongues.” He made this comment when asked to react 12

October 15, 2017 8:58 PM Police Deny Extorting Money From Evans

The Nigeria Police Force has denied the allegations of extorting money from suspected billionaire kidnapper, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, popularly known as Evans. In a statement issued on Sunday by the Force spokesman, Mr Jimoh Moshood, the police also refuted claims that one Amaka Offor, the said girlfriend of the suspect, was sexually molested 17

October 14, 2017 7:36 AM Buhari’s brain twisted – Fani-Kayode

Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, has lashed out at the presidency over clarification on President Muhammadu Buhari’s purported requested to World Bank president, Jim Yong Kim, to focus on Northern Nigeria. Fani-Kayode insisted that the conversation was not twisted. He claimed the only thing twisted was Buhari’s brain. He tweeted: “Femi Adesina 27