Daughter of Chief MKO Abiola, Hafsat Abiola-Costello, on Wednesday, said her father did not betray Nigerians and that the spirit of June 12 should be expected in the current administration of President Muhammadu Buhari. She said this at the Eagle Square venue of the first National Democracy Day celebration in Abuja saying “Today is the […]

The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal on Wednesday directed the Peoples Democratic Party and its candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, to file a formal application asking the President of the Court of Appeal and chairman of the five-man panel, Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa, to withdraw as a member of the tribunal. The tribunal gave the directive following the […]

The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal in Abuja has stood down the Wednesday’s pre-hearing session on the petition filed by the Peoples Democratic Party and its presidential candidate in the February 23 poll, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar. The Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa-led five-man bench of the tribunal stood down the matter shortly after lawyers appearing in the case […]

At least, two thousand indigenes of Izzi local government area of Ebonyi state resident in Ekajiok, Ogoja local government area of Ebonyi state have been sacked from the area. The Ebonyi indigenes resident in the area are mainly traders. Their houses and shops were allegedly set ablazed by the Ekajiok people. The displaced persons include, […]

Years after it was privatized, the power sector has failed to deliver the desired result, the Federal Government said yesterday. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, who delivered the verdict, spoke of other options to re-engineer the sector for effective power supply to meet domestic and industrial needs of Nigerians. He was not specific on the options. […]

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