Category: Features

NATFORCE/IMAN NEC Calls for Immediate Release of Chief Okereke from Police Incarceration

By Paschal Emeka, Abuja The National Executive Council (NEC), Importers Association of Nigeria (IMAN) and National Taskforce on Prohibition of Illegal Importation of Small Arms, Ammunition and Light Weapons (NATFORCE) has jointly debunked the insinuations and allegations making round in some section of the media by one Ambassador Chijioke Okoro, that Chief ( Dr.) Osita […]

NASS Leadership: The Imperatives of Balanced Zoning Arrangement

By Johnson Eze Building a cohesive society starts with delivering justice to all and protecting the interest of not just a few, but all in the component units that made up that society. Justice is often referred as the foundations of attuned societies.  It is the scaffold on which national balance rests. Nigeria cannot exit the […]

House Speakership: Why Hon. Bago is a preferred Choice

By Steve Ibem             Hon Bago Mohammed There is a seeming consensus amongst Nigerians that, as the National Assembly, NASS shops for who becomes next speaker of House of Representatives, it should consider one Honourable from Chanchaga federal constituency in Niger State, Nigeria’s North Central, Hon Umaru Bago Muhammed of the ruling All Progressive Congress, […]

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The Permanent Secretary, Mrs Georgina Ehuria,with the Commandant General ,Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps(NSCDC),Abdullahi Gana Muhammadu, with the Management team,at the commissioning of the ultra modern Lt.Gen A.B Dambazau Medical Centre,with state of the art facilities at the civil defence headquarters, Abuja recently.  

WHY LAGOS DOES NOT BELONG TO YORUBAS – OBA AKIOLU

          Oba Rilwan Akiolu, the Oba of Lagos The Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Akiolu, has claimed that Lagos State is not part of Yoruba land. Akiolu’s statement is coming barely a week after he publicly humiliated the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi at an event. In a statement from Akiolu’s palace, the monarch […]

PASSAN Strike: Why the Madness must stop

One of the issues that attracted undue attention, dominated the news media and caused a stir in the Nigerian polity as 2018 was winding down was labour unrest of staff of National Assembly (NASS) under the umbrella of Parliamentary Staff Association of Nigeria, PASAN. It generated attention, not because it is bizarre to see workers […]

The Patriotism Behind Alaibe’s Defection and Issues at stake

Chief Timi Alaibe   By Johnson Eze Among the most cheering developments in Southern Nigeria in recent times is the defection of Chief Timi Alaibe, the former Managing Director of Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC and former Presidential Adviser on Amnesty program, from the All Progressive Congress, APC to the Peoples’ Democratic Party, PDP. Mr […]

Hon Ogbaga Deserves re-election, says Democratic Movement

By Reuben Nwankwo Following the commencement of intense campaign for the 2019 election, a political pressure group, Movement for Democratic Stability (MDS) has canvassed for re-election of Hon. Sylvester Obinna Ogbaga, representing Abakaliki/Izzi Federal Constituency, of Ebonyi State, in the House of Representatives calling on every indigene of the constituency to come together and vote […]