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October 21, 2018 7:51 PM Biafra: What Nnamdi Kanu said about 2019 elections, Trump, Fayose, his escape

Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), has finally broken his silence, since he resurfaced in Jerusalem, Israel. In a broadcast on Sunday evening, Kanu vowed not to return to the Federal High Court in Abuja, where he was standing trial before he left the country. The FG had charged him with treason but Binta Nyako, a judge 18

October 21, 2018 3:43 PM Boko Haram goes on rampage in Borno, kills 12

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Sunday said 12 farmers were killed and 1,300 others displaced in separate attacks coordinated by the Boko Haram insurgents in Borno. Garba said the insurgents hacked 12 farmers to death while working on their fields on Saturday afternoon at Kalle village, 17 kilometres away from Maiduguri. “They used machetes 17

October 21, 2018 5:52 AM Kaduna crises: Tinubu blows hot over religious killings, reveals what will happen to perpetrators

A national leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has declared that those behind the religious clashes in Kaduna State will be severely punished. Tinubu condemned the fresh communal crisis at Kasuwan Magani in Kajuru Local Government Area of the state, which left over 55 people dead. The APC leader stated this in a statement 21

October 20, 2018 8:52 PM Nollywood producer, Ekejimbe dead

Nollywood on Saturday was thrown into another mourning mood as one of their prominent members, Chris Ekejimbe was announced dead. Ekejimbe died at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital,LUTH, Saturday morning after battling with acute malaria and typhoid fever for more than two months. The late Producer passed on about 9 am Saturday morning at the Lagos 20

October 20, 2018 11:38 AM Biafra: Nnamdi Kanu to break silence after resurfacing in Jerusalem

Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), is set to speak for the first time, since he resurfaced in Jerusalem on Friday. A statement sent to DAILY POST by Emma Powerful, the Media and Publicity Secretary of IPOB, disclosed that Kanu will address Biafrans on Sunday, October 21, at 6pm. “Following the second coming and appearance 20

October 19, 2018 8:55 PM 2019 election: PDP raises alarm over plot to confuse INEC

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has warned against submission of unauthorised names of candidates to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). PDP said the plan was to confuse the electoral body, insisting that it had officially submitted names of candidates for National Assembly elections to the INEC ahead of the 2019 general elections 21

October 19, 2018 11:27 AM 2019 election: NYSC takes position on political parties, candidates, warns corps members

The National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, has warned all corps members against false text messages from NYSC campaigning for political parties and candidates. The scheme in a statement published on its website said it’s apolitical and does not declare support for any candidate during an election. The statement tagged ‘ Important Notice’ stated that it partners 22

October 18, 2018 4:10 PM NYSC extends service year of 15 corps members

The National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, has extended the service year of 15 of the 1919 outgoing corps members of the 2017 Batch A, Stream 1, in Nasarawa State, for various cases of misconduct. NAN reports that the NYSC Coordinator in the state, Mrs Zainab Isah, announced this on Thursday after supervising a low-key Passing out Parade (POP) for the corps 22

October 18, 2018 3:32 PM APC, PDP lose members as more federal lawmakers defect

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and All Progressives Congress (APC) on Thursday, lost members in the House of Representatives. Akinlaja Joseph, a member of the PDP joined the Zenith Labour Party (ZLP), while Olatoye Sugar, a member of the APC, switched camp to the Action Democratic Congress (ADC). Their defections were announced in a letter which 27

October 15, 2018 4:18 PM Governor Ganduje facing impeachment as Kano Assembly begins probe into bribe videos

The Kano State House of Assembly has opened probe into the bribe-taking videos of the state governor, Abdullahi Ganduje. Raising a matter of urgent public importance on Monday, a member representing Warawa Constituency, Labaran Madari, said the assembly should investigate the authenticity of the video and take measures. Madari stated that the videos 17