Chairmen, Vice Chairmen of National Conference committees emerge

Chairmen and Vice Chairmen of the 20 committees constituted yesterday emerged today. The Committee on Devolution of Power whose responsibilities comprises fiscal federalism; revenue sharing; resource control; sharing formula and any other related matters has both former governor of Akwa Ibom State, Obong Victor Attah and former Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Coomasie as co-chairmen.…

US pledges to support Nigeria in maritime security

The U.S. Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr James Entwistle, on Wednesday disclosed plans by his government to support Nigeria in ensuring maritime security and safety. Entwistle said in Lagos at the opening ceremony of “OBANGAME EXPRESS 2014 Exercise” that the US was prepared to support the Federal Government’s effort at increasing security along its maritime borders.…

Where Radio Biafra leads MASSOB follows as MASSOB join Radio Biafra to remembering our falling heroes on May 30

The Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) has slated Biafra National day celebration for May 30, 2014 at MASSOB Freedom Square, Okwe in Onuimo Council Area of Imo state. The National day celebration according to the MASSOB National Director of Information, Mr. Uchenna Madu, is aimed at showcasing and celebrating…

Gas explosion kills 3 in Imo State

No fewer than three persons died in a gas explosion that destroyed a section of a vegetable oil and bottled water production company in Orlu, Imo State. Two other persons were reportedly injured. It was gathered that the victims of the early morning explosion were employees of the company, Sea Master Industries Limited at Amaifeke…

United Kingdom NGO Blasts Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala For Protecting Corruption In Cabinet, Calls On Her To Resign If She Fears Colleagues

The Corner House, a United Kingdom non-governmental organization, has urged Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Nigeria’s Minister of Finance and Coordinating Minister, to resign her appointment if she finds herself unable to carry out her duties without fear or favour. The call is contained in an explosive letter dated April 12, and signed by Nicholas Hildyard, a Co-Director…