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Comrade Stephen Knabayi NUT Abuja

Local Government Autonomy: NUT Kicks Against Transfer of Primary School Funding to Councils

By JAMES EZEMA & STELLA UKWUOMA Teachers across Nigeria on Tuesday began series of protests over what it described as the planned inclusion of primary school administration in the proposed autonomy for local governments.   The teachers who carried placards of various wordings  marched through the streets in parts of the country to

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Boye Olusanya is new Etisalat CEO, as Willsher, Obasunloye step down

-Anietie Udobit,Abuja   Boye Olusanya, Former Deputy Managing Director of Celtel Nigeria (now Airtel Nigeria), is taking over as Chief Executive Officer of Etisalat Nigeria during the transition period, according to reports. Matthew Willsher stepped down as CEO on Monday, along with the Chief Financial Officer, Olawole Obasunloye. Joseph Nnana, a Deputy governor of

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Sen. Saraki says judgement Against Sahara Reporters is victory for all the victims of the falsehood

-Anietie Udobit,Abuja   Senate President, Bukola Saraki, on Thursday commended the judgment of an Ilorin High Court that ruled that the publisher of the online news platform, Sahara Reporters, Mr. Omoyele Sowore, should pay him the sum of N4 billion ($11.1 Million) as damages over a series of libelous stories published against

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Jonah Bawa

Jonah Bawa Confirmed As Citizenship & Leadership Training Centre DG

By JAMES EZEMA  Nigeria's Federal Government has confirmed the appointment of Mr. Jonah Bawa as the substantive Director General (DG) of the Citizenship and Leadership Training Centre. Until his appointment, Bawa has being the Acting DG of the Training Centre since 16th February, 2016, when the immediate Director General of the Centre, Mr

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Senator Clifford Ordia

Conspiracy of Powerful Nigerians Led to PDP’s Defeat in 2015 – Sen Ordia

By CHRIS EKEKE Senator Clifford Ordia (Edo Central PDP) has said that conspiracy of some  powerful Nigerians led to the  Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) defeat  in 2015 general election. This is just as he said some powerful Nigerians were working  hard behind the scenes  to frustrate and ridicule the Senate. Speaking  in Irrua, Edo State, where

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Jonathan’s Kinsmen Knock Kanu For Discrediting Ex-President

By CHRIS EKEKE The Ogbia Brotherhood Youth Council (OBYC), has took a swipe at the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, saying discrediting former President Goodluck Jonathan would not help or give credence to the agitation of the group. Reacting to a statement by IPOB leader that the former President was weak

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David Umahi

Farmers Get Assorted Farm Inputs From Ebonyi Govt. To Boost Production

By SUNDAY AGBO, Abakaliki The Ebonyi government on Thursday declared open distribution of assorted farm inputs to farmers in the state at the official roll out of the 2017 wet season agricultural Inputs Distribution. The farm inputs procured under joint partnership of International Fund for Agriculture Development (IFAD) and Ebonyi State government

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