Exclusive Interview: How Okorocha, Oshiomhole ruined APC in South-East – Okechukwu, DG,VON

Director General, Voice of Nigeria, Mr Osita Okechukwu has alleged that the Imo State governor, Rochas Okorocha and the national chairman of the All progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole ruined…

Reps. approve 2 new constituencies in Benue.

The House of Representatives has approved the proposal by INEC for the creation of two state Constituencies out of Ushongo state Constituency of Benue State. The approval followed a motion…

Reps pass bill to ban plastic bags, prescribe 3-year jail term for sale

The house of representatives on Tuesday passed a bill banning plastic bags in the country. The lawmakers said the bill is to among other things address waste management and protect…

Cameroonian house help to hang for killing General’s daughter

A Lagos High Lagos in Igbosere yesterday sentenced a 25-year-old Cameroonian house help, Leudjou Koyemen Joel, alias William Smith, to death by hanging for the December 20, 2016 murder of…

Over N4.33tn released for capital projects in three years —FG

The Federal Government has released over N4.33tn in the last three years to Ministries Departments and Agencies of government for the implementation of capital projects The Minister of Budget and…

HURIWA RAISES ALARM OVER UPSURGE OF POLITICAL IMPUNITY IN NIGERIA AT ALL LEVELS

Drags Rep – elect Ndudi Elumelu to IGP; NHRC OVER ALLEGED THREAT TO LIFE OF A CITIZEN: A prominent CIVIL RIGHTS ADVOCACY GROUP – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA…

I spent N30bn building hospitals in Imo, says Okorocha

Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, on Monday said the 30 general hospitals his administration built in the eight years of his administration cost N30bn. Okorocha spoke at the Government House…

NASS Releases New Guidelines For Journalists Reporting Ninth Assembly

Management of the National Assembly has released new guidelines for accreditation of media organisations, journalists/correspondents covering the Senate effective June 11 2019. According to a signed letter from the Director…

Gov Ishaku bans polythene bags in Taraba

Taraba State Governor, Darius Ishaku, on Monday banned the use of polythene and plastic bags in the state. NAN reports that he made the announcement and the introduction of ‘paper…

Lobi Coach collapses, dies due to negligence

The Coach of one of Nigeria’s best performing Professional sides -Lobi Stars of Makurdi Mr Ogbeide may have died due to monumental neglect by his employers in the area of…