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Ebonyi: 5,000 APGA, PDP, LP members decamp to APC
No fewer than 5,000 members of All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, Labour Party, LP, and the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Umuezeoka Community, Ezza North Local Government Area of Ebonyi State, at the weekend defected to the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC. Members of opposition parties in the state have been defecting to the APC since the Supreme Court judgement...
Taraba: Ancestral claims dispute escalates Tiv-Jukun conflict
Tension has risen to boiling point in Taraba State as a dispute over ancestral claims has reignited longstanding conflict between the Tiv and Jukun communities. The spark came from alleged contentious statement attributed to the Jukun Youths and Cultural Development Association, JYCDA, targeting the Taraba State Tiv Cultural and Social Association, TCSA. The JYCDA’s statement, which circulated widely on social media...
BREAKING: NEMA reveals fresh details on looted Abuja warehouse, sympathizes with owner
An official of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has dismissed media reports that its warehouse was looted by some hoodlums in Abuja on Sunday, March 3. NEMA spokesperson, Manzo Ezekiel, in a statement seen by Politics Nigeria, confirmed that a warehouse was looted by hoodlums on Sunday. Ezekiel, however, said that the facility is not in any way affiliated with...
Peter Obi reacts to Mr Ibu’s death
The presidential candidate of the Labour Party, Peter Obi, has reacted to the death of veteran Nollywood actor, John Okafor, popularly called Mr Ibu. Politics Nigeria reports that Mr Ibu died on Saturday night after a brief illness. In a condolence message posted on his X, formerly Twitter, handle on Sunday, Obi noted that Mr Ibu’s death was a huge loss,...
President William Ruto of Kenya who already enjoys close ties with the president of Uganda, Yoweri Museveni, recently met in Kisozi, Uganda. Both presidents convened at Museveni’s farm to discuss a few subjects of importance and were joined by an unlikely party, Kenya’s opposition leader, Raila Odinga. Reports indicate that the meeting went as well as it could. ...
“You Have The Power To Decide The Fate Of Your Husbands’ Side Chics” – Ifu Ennada
In a candid expression of her views, former Big Brother Naija housemate Ifu Ennada has delivered a compelling message to married women facing the challenge of infidelity in their relationships. Taking to her Instagram story, the reality TV star offered a poignant piece of advice, urging women to confront the issue head-on by directing potent curses towards their husbands'...
“I Can Buy Timini Three Times Over” – Zubby Michael Bikers With Timini Over Who Is a Bigger Act
Renowned Nollywood actor Azubuike Michael Egwu, popularly known as Zubby Michael, has stirred up the entertainment industry by proclaiming himself as the preeminent actor in Africa. His bold assertion follows recent claims by his colleague, Timini Egbuson, who also declared himself as the "Biggest Actor in Africa" in a recent interview.Zubby Michael made his stance clear during the premiere...
Iran executes ‘Mossad agent accused of threatening to blow up Ministry of Defence’ amid mounting tensions in Middle East
IRAN has executed an Israeli spy accused of plotting terror in the country. The Mossad agent was allegedly planning to bomb the country’s Ministry of Defence, the state media reports. RexIran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khameini It comes after Iran executed four men it said were linked to the same bomb plot last month. The four men were allegedly trained...
Trader Joe’s 6th food recall of the year is for one of its signature chicken dumplings
Although Trader Joe's is hardly the only grocery chain to experience recalls, loyal customers likely remember the spattering of product recalls in 2023.That July, the company recalled four products over concerns they might contain rocks or insects.One Trader Joe's fan took to Reddit asking "What is going on with all the recalls?""My wife and I are very upset with...
Meet the Disney heirs rallying behind Bob Iger
Walter Elias Disney MillerWalter Miller is the co-founder of the Walt Disney Family Museum, which opened its doors in 2009.This past October Walter Miller became the President of the board of directors for the museum. According to IMDb, Walter Miller also has some producer credits on titles associated with the Disney family.Joanna Sharon MillerJoanna Miller and her sisters have...
Former governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele, has reportedly vacated the official CBN Governors’ quarters in Lagos, amid unfolding legal challenges and fresh accusations against him. INFORMATION NIGERIA learnt that this is coming, amid accusations from a broader investigation into financial improprieties and mismanagement during his time as governor of the apex bank. According to The Nation, Emefiele was...
Daddy Freeze, Mofe Duncan, Others Criticise Pastor For Claiming Mr Ibu Died For Not Serving God
Fortune Makarios, a Nigerian pastor, has come under fire on social media for implying that late star, Mr Ibu died because he did not serve God. The young pastor took to Facebook and contrasted Pastor Adeboye, who is 82 years old, to Mr Ibu, who died at the age of 62. He questioned what his admirers and followers learned from this...
Shallipopi gifts Plutomania team diamond chains worth millions
Fast rising Nigerian singer, Shallipopi, has made headlines once again for his extravagant generosity. In a recent social media post, Shallipopi, whose real name is Crown Uzama showcased his lavish gift-giving by presenting each member of his Plutomania team with custom-made diamond chains, worth millions of naira. The video, which quickly went viral, captured Shallipopi carefully adorning each of his...
Here is a short analysis as well as the starting line-ups and the current standings of the two sides involved in the Premier League fixture Man City vs Man United. Today marks the 192nd Manchester derby, a highly anticipated event in the Premier League title race. The match will be held at the Etihad Stadium, where Manchester City will be...
Zamfara State Government said it has verified a total of 3,079 retirees in its effort to pay the backlog of gratuities owed by previous administrations in the state. Retired state and local government workers in the state have not received their gratuities since 2011 and these have accumulated over the years. A statement by the Senior Special Assistant, Media to the...
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has described the Chief Imam of Egbaland, Sheikh Muhammed Sa’ad Alade Bamgbola as one whose life continues to be a testimony to the possibility of living as an adherent of one’s religion while acknowledging religious tolerance and harmony in a multi-religious nation like Nigeria. Chief Obasanjo noted that as a Muslim leader, Sheikh Bamgbola has provided...
Goke appealed to the government and management of AEDC and relevant stakeholders to urgently address the situation and save them from this hardship. ...
However, NAN reports that in Supermarkets, the prices are much higher for the single packets and the cartoons. ...
Residents Break Into Govt Warehouse In Abuja, Steal Food Items
 Nigerians broke into a government storage facility in Gwagwa town in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) on Sunday, and looted stored food items.Some residents, who spoke , said youths in their number broke into the warehouse located around Tasha area of the community around 7 am, looting bags of maize and grain.A resident, Jaafar Aminu, said the looting continued...
Work Begins On Collapsed Alapere Pedestrian Bridge
Julius Berger has commenced evacuation of the collapsed pedestrian bridge Estate Alapere, Ketu area of Lagos. A truck collided with the pedestrian bridge in Alapere Estate, Ketu, Lagos, on Friday, December 8, causing the bridge to collapse. Construction workers from Julius Berger were seen evacuating the iron railings of the fallen bridge, for a reconstruction of a new bridge. Source
‘Nigerian youths are reliable’ — Tinubu signs multi-sectoral investment agreements with Qatar
President Bola Tinubu has signed an agreement with Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani, Emir of Qatar, to improve cooperation in seven sectors of the economy.   The sectors include education, enterprise development, investment promotion, youth empowerment, mining, tourism, and sports.   The two countries entered the agreement on Sunday in Doha, according to a statement by Ajuri Ngelale, presidential aide on media and publicity.   Before the signing ceremony, Tinubu was said to...
‘He’s lost respect for labour’ — Sowore tackles Tinubu over reaction to NLC protest
 Omoyele Sowore, publisher of Sahara Reporters, has condemned President Bola Tinubu’s response to the protest by the National Labour Congress (NLC) against economic hardship in the country.   While speaking at the Lagos red line inauguration, on Thursday, Tinubu accused the labour union of eyeing his position.   Tinubu claimed the organised labour does not represent the sole opinions of the Nigerian people, saying if the organisation...
10-yr-old’s skull smashed in Lagos road as accident
A 10-year-old boy identified as Chukwudi was on Sunday morning killed by a Nissan Coastal Commercial Bus at Doyin Bus stop along Orile-Mile 2 Expressway Lagos. According to reports, Chukwudi was going to church with his father, Bernard at about 7: 30am when they were hit by the commercial bus with registration number JJE 134 XK. Chukwudi, whose skull was smashed,...
Customs gives importers 90-day grace to regularize import duty on vehicles
The Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) has announced a 90-day window for regularising import duties on specific categories of vehicles. The Customs said it is acting under the directive of the Minister of Finance and Coordinating Minister of the Economy, Wale Edun. This development was contained in a statement signed by its Public Relations Officer, Abdullahi Maiwada, on Sunday. Customs noted the initiative...
92m Nigerians lack access to electricity – Minister Adelabu
The Federal Government, on Friday, said about 92 million Nigerians do not have access to electricity from the national grid. The Minister of Power, Adebayo Adelabu, said this at the closing ceremony of the 7th Nigeria International Energy Summit in Abuja. Experts and industry players at the event said it was not acceptable, the generation and supply of a meagre 3,000...
Doing my dance will not get you husbands — Moses Bliss’ wife to ladies
Marie Wiseborn, the newly married wife of the popular Nigerian gospel singer, Moses Bliss, has advised single ladies against emulating her dance which led to her marriage. The Ghanaian-British lawyer said this at Perez Chapel International, Accra, Ghana, during a gospel concert held to celebrate their wedding. The concert featured many Nigerian gospel artists like Nathaniel Bassey, Chioma Jesus, Joe Praize,...
Tinubu Governing Nigerians Like a Military Dictator – APC Chieftain
Salihu Mohammed Lukman, a former National Working Committee (NWC) member of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), has expressed his disapproval of President Bola Tinubu's approach to governance.Lukman accused the President of managing the nation's affairs like a military dictator due to an alleged shutting down of the party structures and posing like a king with absolute knowledge of...
NDLEA Intercepts Vietnam-bound Businessman With Cocaine Consignment at Abuja Airport
Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, have intercepted a 40-year-old businessman, Ejike Chibuke Solomon with 1.45 kilograms of cocaine concealed in his luggage while attempting to board an Ethiopia Airlines flight number 950 to Vietnam via Addis Ababa, Ethiopia from the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, NAIA, Abuja.Ejike was arrested at the Abuja airport on Saturday 2nd...
Hungry Nigerians Broke into Ware House In Abuja, Steal Food Items (VIDEO)
Hungry Nigerians Broke into Ware House In Abuja, Steal Food Items   A government storage facility located in Gwagwa town, within the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), experienced a significant security breach on Sunday morning as a large crowd of youths forcefully entered the warehouse and looted substantial quantities of food items. This incident occurred around the Tasha area of the community...
Abuja Trader Arrested For Repackaging Local Rice Into Foreign Rice Bags ‘To Make Excess Profits’
Abuja Trader Arrested For Repackaging Local Rice Into Foreign Rice Bags ‘To Make Excess Profits’ Nonso Nwobodo, aged 39, has been apprehended by officers of the Nigerian Police Force in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, on allegations of repackaging locally produced rice and labeling it as foreign rice in a deceptive bid to increase profits. The trader was caught engaging in...
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