Politics

Sen. Ifeanyi Ubah sacked as Anambra South senator

A Federal Hgh Court sitting in Abuja has on Friday ruled that INEC withdraw Senator Ifeanyi Ubah’s certificate of return. Ubah ran and won the Anambra South senatorial seat on the platform of the Young Progressives Party (YPP) during the 2019 general elections. However, on April 11, 2019, the court nullified his victory after evidence […]

Go, PDP Replies Oshiomhole, APC

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has counseled the embattled National Chairman of the fizzling All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole to stop pushing the APC third term discourse in the public space. The party further counsels Oshiomhole to desist from going to the Presidential villa to push the impossible as such will not save him […]

Health

JOHESU announces date for nationwide strike

The Joint Health Sector Unions, JOHESU, has threatened to resume the industrial action it suspended on 30th May 2018. The body said this was imperative following Federal Government’s failure to resolve lingering disputes. It said it would down tool if the issues in dispute are not resolved by Thursday, 31st January, 2019. JOHESU chairman, Comrade […]

Lagos Bus driver sentenced for stabbing LASTMA official

A commercial bus driver, Kenneth Anyanwu, who stabbed an official of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA), has been sentenced to one-year imprisonment by a Lagos State Mobile Court sitting in Oshodi. Anyanwu stabbed Olanrewaju Yusuf with a broken bottle following a disagreement on April 26, 2018. The disagreement ensued after Yusuf attempted to […]

Delta Assembly committee, Health commissioner In cold war over Bill

The Health Committee of the Delta State House of Assembly and the State Commissioner for Health, , are currently embroiled in cold war over the health commissioner’s failure to respond to invitations by the committee on health and other related matters. It was gathered that several invitations to the House extended to the health commissioner […]

Metro

Two dead as fuel tanker explodes in Lagos

Two persons were on Wednesday confirmed dead after a truck, loaded with 33,000 litres of petroleum product, fell and caught fire at Barracks Bus Stop, along the Mile 2/Badagry Expressway, Lagos State. According to TVC, eyewitnesses said the incident occurred around 5 am on Wednesday. It was gathered that two trucks and three cars were […]

EU reacts to Buhari’s suspension of CJN Onnoghen

The European Union has expressed concern over the process and timing of the suspension of Justice Walter Onnoghen as the Chief Justice of Nigeria. The European Union Election Observation Mission, EU EOM, on Nigeria’s 2019 general elections stated this in a statement on Saturday. The statement was signed by its Press and Public Outreach Officer, […]