Hope Uzodinma arrested in Abuja for failing to execute $12m Calabar port contract

ALL Progressives Congress (APC) Imo State gubernatorial candidate Senator Hope Uzodinma has been arrested at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja over the failure of his company to execute a $12m contract for the dredging of Calabar channel.

 

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Rohr under pressure to drop Balogun for in-form Omeruo as Eagles get set for South Africa game

SUPER Eagles head coach Gernot Rohr is under pressure to drop Brighton defender Leon Balogun and replace him with Legane's Kenneth Omeruo for the forthcoming African nations Cup qualifier against South Africa in Johannesburg.

 

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Buhari sets ambitious Broadband connectivity target aiming to have all 774 local government hooked up

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has set ambitious targets for a national Broadband network directing that an additional 18,000km of fibre infrastructure be installed across the country to provide connectivity to all 774 local government areas over the next four years.

 

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Women in IDP camps are asked to provide sex before they are given food for their children

SOCIO-cultural group the Plateau Youth G-17 Peace and Progress Forum (PY17PPF) has alleged that women in Nigerian internally displaced persons’ (IDP) camps face molestation and sexual harassment before they can access daily meals for their children.

 

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Oshiomhole refused $500,000 bribe from APC godfather to anoint his chosen successor as party candidate

ALL Progressives Congress (APC) chairman Adams Oshiomhole refused to accept a $500,000 bribe from a state governor to anoint his candidate as the party's official gubernatorial aspirant according to recent revelations.

 

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Bring Back Our Girls describes Buhari as ineffective commander-in-chief following latest Boko Haram attacks

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has been described as an ineffective commander-in-chief over his failure to end the Boko Haram insurgency following a series of fresh attacks by the terrorist sect over the weekend that saw it carry out raids in several Maiduguri suburbs.

 

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Mikel unhappy about those questioning his commitment to the Super Eagles cause

SUPER Eagles skipper Mikel Obi has expressed his displeasure at the continued questioning of his commitment to the national team following his recent inability to participate in African Nations Cup qualifiers due to injury and fitness concerns.

 

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Christian Association of Nigeria to organise three-day nationwide prayer session over forthcoming elections

LEADERS of the Christian Association of Nigeria (Can) have declared three days of national prayers between November 16 and 18 during which they will ask for divine intervention ahead of next year's general elections.

 

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Retired judge and Zamfara traditional rulers says disobeying court orders constitutes corruption

ZAMFARA State traditional ruler the emir of Gummi Retired Justice Lawal Hassan has delivered an underhand shot at the government saying that refusing to obey court orders is another form of corruption.

 

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Okorocha's supporters call for the arrest of Oshiomhole over his refusal to submit Uche Nwosu's name to Inec

GOVERNOR Rochas Okorocha's supporters have called for the arrest of All Progressives Congress (APC) chairman Adams Oshiomhole for not submitting the name of Uche Nwosu to the Independent National electoral Commission (Inec) as its Imo State gubernatorial candidate.

 

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