The Kaduna State Peace Commission, Kaduna (KAPCOM), on Wednesday engaged stakeholders in Kaduna to review the State Action Plan (SAP) on Women, Peace and Security. The programme is in collaboration with the Ministry of human services and Social Development with the support of UN Women and Mercy Corps’ Community Initiatives to Promote Peace Programme. Speaking, […]

UN Special Envoy for the Great Lakes, Huang Xia has said that after months of fighting and rising tensions across the Eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), the region is enjoying “a fragile ceasefire”. Huang told the UN Security Council on Wednesday in New York that the region had been enjoying “fragile ceasefire” including an […]

An Islamic cleric and scholar, Sheikh Al-Imam Abdulateef (Sododo) says political apathy is a great sin in the sight of God and can be punished by Him. Abdulateef, the Chief Imam, Onikoyi Estate, Iba Local Council Development Area (LCDA) in Ojo Local Government, spoke at the Zenith Labour Party (ZLP) Inaugural Annual Ramadan Lecture at […]

Under fire from the barrage of criticisms trailing the 2023 general election, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has appeared before the court to defend the presidential poll that produced Bola Ahmed Tinubu and Kashim Shettima as president-elect and vice president-elect respectively. Accordingly, the commission prayed the presidential election petitions tribunal (PEPT) sitting at the […]

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has prayed the presidential election petition court (PEPC) sitting at the Court of Appeal in Abuja to dismiss the petition filed by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its candidate, Atiku Abubakar, challenging the election of Bola Ahmed Tinubu in the February 25, 2023 presidential poll. The governing party, the […]

The federal government has approved an N495 million contract for the procurement and installation of scanners at some railway stations in the country to minimise the risk of attacks. Specifically, the baggage scanners are to be installed at the Kubwa, Idu, Jere, Rigassa, Kaduna and Kano railway stations. Minister of State for Transportation, Ademola Adegoroye, […]

Labour Party (LP) said its presidential candidate Peter Obi is being impersonated in London which forms the basis of his detention. According to the Labour Party, Obi, just back from London, United Kingdom where he celebrated Easter, confirmed that he was harassed by London immigration officials and placed for detention but for the spontaneous reaction […]

Governor Douye Diri has emerged winner of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship primary to contest the Bayelsa governorship seat on Nov. 11. With this development, the coast is clear for Diri to seek a second tenure. Newsmen reports that Diri, who was the sole aspirant for the primary, polled 305 “yes” votes from the […] A dai ranar hudu ga watan Afrilun nan da muke ciki ne,hukumar tattara kudaden haraji ta kasa FIRS tare da hadin gwaiwar Apropolitan media limited ta gudanar da gangamin wayar da kan yan jaridu a fadin jihar kaduna,sanin muhimmancin biyan kudaden haraji domin suyi amfani da horon da suka samu wajen wayar da kan […]

No fewer than twelve passengers on Sunday escaped death when a commercial bus went up in flames at the Niger bridge in Onitsha Anambra State. The incident, which occurred around 1.02pm, was said to have been caused by electric fault. It was gathered that the occupants of the bus heading to Onitsha from Warri escaped […]

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