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September 24, 2017 6:38 AM Peter Obi never handed over N25b to Obiano; he only left him with N200b debt – Obigwe

The national coordinator of APGA Media Warriors Forum,Evang Chinedu Obigwe, Sunday, squashed the statement credited to the former governor, Mr Peter Obi by newsmen, that he (Obi) handed over N25billion naira to Governor Willie Obiano, noting that such statement has no iota of truth. In a statement issued, Obigwe said that Peter Obi is a pathological 14

September 24, 2017 5:32 AM Fulani Herdsmen more dangerous than IPOB – Emma Isong

The General Overseer of Christian Central Chapel International, Bishop (Dr) Emma Gospel Isong has said that Fulani Herdsmen are more dangerous than members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). Speaking with DAILY POST in an interview on phone in Calabar, Dr Isong regretted the activity of Fulani herdsmen, saying they wrecked more havoc than IPOB group 16

September 24, 2017 2:37 AM IPoB Proscription: Igbo re-strategise to battle marginalisation

ALTHOUGH the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has gone to court to quash the Federal High Court order proscribing it and declaring it a terror group, the news of the group’s ban was received with mixed feelings in the South-East. Many Igbo see IPOB as a vehicle to redress perceived marginalisation of the Igbo and South-East as well as to restructure 15

September 24, 2017 1:37 AM Syringe factory: Udom Emmanuel is a very clever governor — VP Osinbajo

As part of the activities to commemorate the 30th anniversary of Akwa Ibom State a four hundred million capacity a year syringe manufacturing company has been commissioned by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo. Osinbajo, who was visibly elated with Governor Udom Emmanuel for the foresight in attracting the project, said: “You are one of the cleverest people 17

September 24, 2017 12:37 AM Restructure Nigeria now to attain balance, says Tinubu

Tinubu also explained that there were immense benefits to all in the event of a restructuring that would create the correct balance. “It would be better”, he stressed, “to restructure things to attain the correct balance between our collective purpose on one hand and our separate grassroots realities on the other.” The former governor counselled the champions 21

September 23, 2017 11:20 PM What Operation Python Dance 2 planned to do to us before senate's intervention

The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) ha declared its readiness to stand before a commission of inquiry into the activities of the Operation Python Dance 2 in the southeast. IPOB said but for the senate, the security operatives under the operation were ready to commence the ‘mass execution of innocent members’ of the organisation. In a statement released 14

September 23, 2017 11:03 PM Immigration receives 50,000 passport booklets

The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) has received a consignment of 50,000 passport booklets to address backlog estimated at 33,000 nationwide. Investigation revealed the passports were brought from Malaysia to the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport, Abuja last week. Findings also indicated the Comptroller-General (CG) of NIS, Mohammed Babandede, has deployed 18

September 23, 2017 8:37 PM Biafra: It’s too late to pull out of Nigeria, says Igbo lawmaker

Lagos – A Lagos lawmaker, Mr Jude Idimogu, on Saturday, said it was too late for the Igbo nation to pull out of Nigeria. Idimogu, representing Oshodi/Isolo Constituency II in the Lagos State House of Assembly, in Lagos said that secession would be injurious to the Igbos. He said: “As a full blooded Igbo man and a Nigerian, I believe, Igbo staying in Nigeria 12

September 23, 2017 8:37 PM Ambode to unveil new Awolowo statue Tuesday

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode will on Tuesday September 26, 2017 unveil a new iconic statue of the late sage and nationalist, Chief Obafemi Awolowo. The imposing bust located on Obafemi Awolowo Way by the Lagos Television (LTV) junction in Ikeja, is a befitting replacement to the old Awolowo statue that was removed from the Allen Avenue 14

September 23, 2017 7:37 PM Breaking: We must guard against separating Nigeria into small pieces, Tinubu warns

“Being more pragmatic, separating the nation into small pieces resolves nothing and creates additional problems”. Tinubu noted that gargantuan challenges were facing the country but explained that they were not enough to call for the dismantling of the federation at a time some parts of the world were taking advantage of integration. The APC leader 24