How North tried to frustrate new state creation

A lot of horse-trading reportedly went into the deal that eventually culminated in the decision by the national conference to create additional 18 states from the existing 36, Nigerian Tribune has reliably learnt. Delegates from the North had reportedly opposed the idea of creation of new states, particularly the central objective of proportionate representation in…

They are all listen to Radio Biafra. Ozekhome proposes name change for Nigeria. Wants Nigeria renamed ‘Airegin’ at national conference

A Federal Government delegate at the ongoing National Conference, Chief Mike Ozekhome has proposed that the name Nigeria should be changed to ‘Airegin’. He made the proposal on Wednesday, while contributing to the debate on the report of the Committee on Political Restructuring and Forms of Government, co-chaired by retired General Ike Nwachukwu and Honourable…

Take a stand against Boko Haram terrorists, Ex-US Asst Secretary of State Mr. James Rubin tells FG

The Federal Government has been advised to take a decisive stand to end terrorist activities of the Boko Haram insurgents in the country. Speaking, yesterday, in Port Harcourt, Rivers State at an Energy Environment and Investment forum organised by the Rivers State Government, former United State’s Assistant Secretary of States, Mr. James Rubin, said there…