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Biafra: Nnamdi Kanu’s brother denies spreading killer vaccination rumour

Prince Emmanuel Kanu, the younger brother of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, has reacted to claims by Igbos for Nigeria Movement, INM, that he is behind the recent Monkey Pox hoax

President Buhari presides over FEC meeting, leaves for Turkey

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday presided over the meeting of Federal Executive Council in the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The meeting which started at about 10 a.m., was attended by the Vice-President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, acting Secretary to

Yuletide: NNPC plans 2bn litres of PMS stock to forestall scarcity

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, yesterday, commenced moves to ensure adequate supply of petroleum products between now and end of the year, stating that it intends to maintain a stock of over two billion litres of

Library workers protest, shut down Abuja

Workers of the National Library of Nigeria (NLN) have shut down its headquarters in Abuja. With the support of its parent body, the Academic Staff Union of Research Institutions (ASURI), the workers, on Tuesday, said they would

Biafra: What will happen to Nnamdi Kanu if he fails to appear in court – Prosecution team

The Nigerian Government may continue the trial of Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, in absentia. Kanu is currently facing trials bordering on criminal conspiracy and treasonable felony before Justice Binta Nyako-led court.

Nigeria continues power, infrastructure talks with global bodies

The quest for adequate and sustainable investments to boost the nation’s power sector and other infrastructure projects continued yesterday, with a bilateral meeting and talks with multilateral institutions by the Federal Government. The leader of the Nigerian

Agbakoba asks court to sack Buhari as petroleum minister

A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Dr. Olisa Agbakoba, has urged the Federal High Court in Abuja to restrain President Muhammadu Buhari from continuing to hold the office of the Minister of Petroleum Resources. The SAN contends that

Biafra: US dragged to court for not declaring Nnamdi Kanu, IPOB terrorists

One Nze Charles Ugwu, through his lawyer Simon Kanshio, has taken the US Embassy in Nigeria before a Federal High Court in Abuja, for saying it does not view the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and its

Why Nigerians should tolerate our borrowings, by government

Nigerians have been urged to tolerate the recurring borrowings and negotiations as they are temporary and aimed at delivering the rail system, roads and power to boost national development. The Federal Government which made the appeal yesterday

I’ll complete 2nd Niger Bridge, Buhari assures Southeast delegation

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured that his administration would facilitate the completion of the 2nd Niger Bridge, the East-West Road and the Coastal rail project, which he said are already receiving the federal government’s utmost attention. He said counterpart funding