Ohaneze Ndigbo lambasts Amaechi for saying that Nigeria's next president cannot be Igbo

PAN-Igbo socio-political organisation Ohanaeze Ndigbo has lambasted transport minister Rotimi Amaechi for saying that the southeast cannot produce Nigeria's next president in 2023 because the geo-political zone did not vote for President Muhammadu Buhari.

 

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Homophobic laws lead to Nigerians becoming the highest number of Canadian political asylum seekers

NIGERIANS are now the largest nationals seeking refugee status in Canada as the growth of homophobia is forcing lesbians gays to seek political asylum in more liberal environments where they will not be prosecuted.

 

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Calabar monarch warns that state police will make governors uncontrollable dictators

MURI Munene of the Efuts nation and paramount ruler of Calabar south His Royal Highness Professor Itam Hogan Itam has warned that the currently clamour for state police could be dangerous as it could breed an uncontrollable dictatorship.

 

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Plateau's Simon Lalong elected as chairman of Northern Nigerian Governors Forum

PLATEAU State's Governor Simon Lalong has been elected as the chairman of the Northern Nigerian Governors Forum (NNGF) after its recent summit in Kaduna with a mandate to resolve the socio-economic crisis currently afflicting the region.

 

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President Buhari’s pilgrimage to Mecca highlights the need for a Religious Finance Bill 

By Ayo Akinfe 

(1) President Muhammadu Buhari is currently in Saudi Arabia observing the lesser hajj. As far as I am concerned, he should not leave the country until he has secured a minimum of $50bn in foreign direct investment. If he does not, his trip is a meaningless jamboree 

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Ohaneze Ndigbo warns southeast governors against making land available for cattle ranches

PAN-Igbo cultural association Ohaneze Ndigbo has warned governors across the southeast geo-political zone not to fall for the temptation of making land available for temptation of making land available for Fulani cattle herdsmen to open ranches.

 

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Fayemi sacks 2,000 teachers employed by Fayose saying due process was not followed in their recruitment

EKITI State's Governor Kayode Fayemi has sacked 568 primary and secondary school teachers of the 2,000 employed by his predecessor Ayo Fayose after the July 14 2018 gubernatorial elections.

 

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Taiwan becomes first Asian country to approve gay marriage after lawmakers Same Sex Act

TAIWAN has become the first Asian country to approve same-sex marriage after parliamentarians voted in favour a bill that made lesbian and gay rights legal across the island nation.

 

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Iwobi tops the charts as the most widely used academy graduate in the English Premier League

SUPER Eagles playmaker Alex Iwobi has been voted as the English Premier League academy graduate who made the most appearances during the course of the 2018/19 season after he featured for Arsenal 50 times during the campaign.

 

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Plateau State governors follows Ganduje's lead and splits Jos traditional council into three

PLATEAU State's Governor Simon Lalong has taken a cue from his Kano State counterpart Abdullahi Ganduje and moved to reduce the influence of the Gbong Gwom of Jos Da Jacob Gyang Buba by carving out two traditional councils from his domain.

 

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