Taking over the south east

Former Super Eagles captain, Austin ‘Jay Jay’ Okocha yesterday said he was never contacted over his alleged failure to pay income tax before a Lagos court issued a bench warrant for his arrest. It will be recalled that an order had been issued by a Lagos High Court in Igbosere for Okocha’s arrest earlier in […]

Analysts have expressed fears that motor insurance premium income in the Insurance sector for 2018 may not exceed the 2017 figure as many companies have crashed rates for fleet motor insurance. Although the industry’s 2018 financial performance is still being awaited, some stakeholders are of the opinion that the abuse of fleet motor insurance premium […]

The Electoral Officer of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Okrika Local Government Area of Rivers State, Leo Okon has disclosed how soldiers from the 6 Division, Port Harcourt allegedly hijacked election result materials after voting in Saturday presidential election. Okon said that the soldiers invaded INEC office in Okrika and snatched results of […]

Imo State governor and senatorial candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Owelle Rochas Okorocha has been declared winner of  Last Saturday’s elections for the Imo West Senatorial district. In a chat with one of our correspondents, an Owerri resident made a claim alleging that the elections may have been manipilated to favour the sitting […]

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro in an interview broadcast yesterday accused the American government of manufacturing a crisis in an attempt to start a war in South America. Maduro, in an interview, told American media from the presidential palace in Caracas in remarks translated by the network from Spanish that everything the United States government has […]

The All Progressives Congress, APC, has described as illogical, the rejection of the 2019 presidential election results by the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. The Director of Strategic Communication of the APC Campaign Organization, Festus Keyamo, in a statement, asked the PDP is rejecting results that have not been fully and completely announced. In a series […]

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, has threatened to sue the Independent National Electoral Commission over the defeat of President Muhammadu Buhari in some parts of Anambra State in the Saturday’s poll. Ngige, President Buhari’s agent in the election, faulted the results INEC declared in the Idemili area of state. While saying the […]

Nollywood diva, Omotola Jalade Ekeinde says her aspiration is to win an Oscar award next year. Omosexy, as she is popularly known, stated this on her social media page while congratulating the 2019 Oscar winners. The actress who voted as an Academy member to determine who won the 2019 Oscar, made her aspiration known when […]

Reports from Bangladesh has it the passenger who took a crew member hostage and threatened to storm the cockpit on a flight from Dhaka was carrying a toy gun. Sources say there were rumours that he was carrying explosives on the Dubai-bound flight, in addition to some passengers who said they saw him with a […]

The Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room has called for an independent inquiry into what it termed as poor management of the Presidential and National Assembly elections by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. The Situation Room which is a coalition of over 70 CSOs working in support of credible and transparent elections in Nigeria, described […]

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