Ambassadorial List: What have we done to Buhari to deserve this injustice -FCT natives

Natives of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) have condemned the absence of an indigene of Abuja name from the 42 ambassadorial-designate nominees list sent by President Muhammadu Buhari to the Senate for confirmation. The natives which consist of stakeholders and indegenous civil society organisations from cross sections of the FCT in an emergency press briefing yesterday questioned the offence they have committed against the present administration for them to marginalized and denied of rightful political positions. Speaking on behalf of the natives at the briefing, Commandant Isaac David, President of…

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Disturbing Photos: The Unending cruelty and wanton destruction of lives and property of Southern Kaduna communities

THE UNIMAGINABLE ATROCITIES GOING IN SOUTHERN KADUNA IS HIGHLY CONDEMNED, AND THE SILENCE OF THE GOVERNMENT IS A BROAD DAY BETRAYAL! (Viewers Discretion is Highly Advised on the Images attached) SOUTHERN KADUNA PEOPLES UNION (SOKAPU) NIGERIA. The unending cruelty and wanton destruction of lives and property of Southern Kaduna communities continued last night as armed Fulani militia (islamic terrorists group) lay siege to Gonan Rogo village, Kajuru Local Government Area (LGA) killing 17 persons, critically injured 6 and rustled cows. SOKAPU visited the village today around 12 noon and saw…

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Peterside to Wike: You’re wicked and your action is unlawful

*Wike; whether you are PDP or not, all we are saying is that nobody is above the law Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, on Sunday supervised the demolition of two hotels in Eleme and Onne for violating the Executive Order 6 of the state government, which banned the operation of hotels in the state. The affected hotels, Prudent Hotel, Alode in Eleme, and Etemeteh Hotel in Onne, were said to have been operating despite the executive order barring all hotels in the 23 LGAs of the state from opening for…

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One Year as DG NYSC: Brig Gen Ibrahim Setting a Very High Bar of Excellence.

By: Ismaila Y Kana Onzonu When news of the appointment of Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim as DG NYSC reached me, I could only exclaim a ‘wow’ that even got to my informer. She perhaps was taken aback by my show of emotions considering I am not one to openly betray myself. But unknown to this person, the wow was neither for me, nor for the General’s elevation. It was for the innovative ideas that I was sure he will employ to quickly turn the scheme around. Brig Gen Shuaibu Ibrahim…

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Coronavirus: Faulty Premises that Marred Nigeria’s Response.

By: Ismaila Y Kana Onzonu A lot has happened since Nigeria’s index case of COVID-19 was confirmed. The realities of our response to the virus have been shaded by so many dark spots that need to be situated in their proper perspective. For instance, aside from the closure of our land and air borders, it is very hard to find one decision that has worked seamlessly. This is why this backward glancing eye will take a critical look at all the assumptions that guided our response to the virus and…

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Many feared dead, others injured as crisis rocks Anambra community

Many people were feared dead, while no fewer than 300 farmers sustained various degrees of injuries and property worth millions of naira destroyed following a clash between the people of Umumbo and their Omor neighbours in Ayamelum Local Government Area of Anambra State. It was not clear what prompted the latest incident, although Vanguard recalls that the two communities had over the years been involved in a protracted land dispute that had claimed several lives in the past. At press time, it was gathered that about 50 persons allegedly abducted…

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Supreme Court Nullifies Orji Uzor Kalu’s Conviction

The Supreme Court has nullified the judgment which convicted the former Governor of Abia State, Orji Uzor Kalu. A seven-man panel of the apex court also set aside the judgment which convicted Ude Udeogu, a former Director of Finance and Account at the Abia State Government House. The Supreme Court gave the judgement on Friday, about five months after both men were convicted of corruption allegations levelled against them by the Federal Government. Justice Mohammed Idris of the Federal High Court in Lagos had sentenced Senator Kalu to 12 years…

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Sinach “Way Maker” takes over as number one on USA Billboard chart

Since the song was released on 30 December 2015, ‘Way Maker’ has been covered by a number of globally acclaimed Christian music artists such as Michael W. Smith, Leeland; Christafari; Passion Worship Bank; Maranda Curtis; and Bethel Music among others. Two covers of ‘Way Maker’ by Michael W. Smith and Leeland are featured in the top 10 Hot Christian Songs chart. According to Billboard, this is the first time in the history of the Hot Christian songs that two versions of the same song have resided simultaneously in the top…

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EXPOSED! ALLEGED FRESH PLOT BY BUHARI TO ASSASSINATE SHEIKH EL-ZAKZAKY IN KADUNA PRISON-IMN

The Islamic Movement in Nigeria has alleged an attempt to eliminate their leader, Shielk El-Zakzaky who has been in police custody for years According to a report obtained by the Suncity News, signed by Abdullahi Muhammad Musa, for the Academic Forum of the Islamic movement in Nigeria “According to a reliable source close to Lt-Gen. Yusuf Tukur Buratai, the assignment shouldered on him by tyrant Buhari during the massacre in Zaria was to eliminate the leader of the Islamic movement in Nigeria, Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky, through whatever means possible. Mr…

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Rural Roads and Security: Gov Sule Walking the Road Less Travelled

. By: Ismaila Y Kana Onzonu Nasarawa State, created alongside six others on October 1st, 1996 has had a tortuous ride indeed. The state is known as the home of solid minerals because of the huge mineral deposits wasting away in her bosom or sometimes mined with impunity by orientals, however, the states Economic mainstay is unarguably, Agriculture. This sector makes up over 80% of the means of livelihood of the people of Nasarawa State. From the Yam hips in Asakyo, to the mountains of Melon and sesame bags in…

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