The Igbo in Nigeria Movement (INM) has described the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, and it’s leader, Nanmdi Kanu, as enemies of Ndigbo. The group said the recent order by the leader of the outlawed group to attack high profile Igbos and other Nigerians abroad was as a deliberate attempt to set up the Igbos. […]
By Lubem Gena The Abuja Chamber of Commerce of Industry (ACCI) is celebrating the election of its President, Prince Adetokunbo Kayode, SAN, CON as the National Deputy President Ex-officio of the Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA). In a press release made available to journalists in Abuja on Saturday, 24th […]
By Victor Akaa, Abuja The Federal Account Allocation Committee (FAAC) has shared to the Federal Government, States and Local Government Councils a sum total of N769.523 billion as federal allocation for the month of July 2019, the amount which is slightly higher when compared to the previous month, June 2019. The breakdown of the said […]
By Justin Amase “There is a tide in the affairs of men, which taken at the flood, leads on to fortune; Omitted, all the voyage of their life is bound in shallows and in misery” Willian Shakespeare in ‘Julius Caesar’ Apart from the late Joseph Tarka, there is probably no other politician of Benue State […]
Scores of Nigerians have been arrested in U.S. by the Federal Bureau of Intelligence (FBI) in a major conspiracy to steal millions of dollars through fraud schemes and launder the money through a Los Angeles-based network. The arrest comes few days after Forbes celebrated Nigerian young billionaire, Obinwanne Okeke popularly known as Invictus Obi was […]
Facebook Inc said on Thursday it had shut 216 social media pages, groups and accounts in Myanmar, some tied to the army, to stymie efforts to “manipulate or corrupt public debate”. The company closed 89 Facebook accounts, 107 pages, 15 groups and five Instagram accounts, some of which had hundreds of thousands of followers, it […]
Governors in Nigeria’s south east have written to President Muhammadu Buhari urging him to delay the closure of the Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu, and act against insecurity in the region. The South East Governors Forum also asked the president to approve its earlier decision banning herders who have no cattle, as well as the […]
Firebrand teachers group, Amalgamated Rural Teachers’ Unions of Zimbabwe ARTUZ, famed for embarking on a 275km march to press for improved wages, on Tuesday said they were now turning to wearing black during paydays to protest poor salaries. This was revealed by union president Obert Masaraure while talking to NewZimbabwe.com Tuesday. Masaraure said teachers under […]
Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) have been fined €2,000, after their fans unfolded an offensive banner aimed at Neymar during their Ligue 1 win over Nimes. Neymar was targeted by fans during the 3-0 victory at Parc des Princes on Aug. 11, amid growing speculation he wants to leave the club. One banner urged the 27-year-old to […]