There appears to be no end in sight to the lingering strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, in the country as Minister of Finance and Coordinating Minister for the Economy, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala declared, yesterday, that the nation’s economy cannot accommodate the demands of the lecturers for now.
Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, yesterday, said his former deputy, Atiku Abubakar; chieftain of All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu; former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Salisu Buhari, and former governors of Delta and Bayelsa states, James Ibori and Diepreye Alamieyeseigha, respectively, had failed the nation reports the Vanguard.
Nemesis appears to be catching up with Gowon’s people the Tiv as no fewer than six persons were feared dead in a fresh outbreak of fighting between them and Hausa/Kabawa communities at Gbajimba in Guma Local Government Area of Benue State.
Reported by The Sun News He did it over comments against Igbo deportation – Ex-gov’s aide Lagos State government yesterday sealed off a property belonging to former governor of Abia State, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu, in Park View Estate, Ikoyi, Lagos.
Britain condemns death of Muslims in Borno but have kept silent over the slaughter of over 45 Igbo Christians in Kano
British Cabinet Minister Mark Simmonds on Tuesday condemned as “contemptible and cowardly” an attack on a mosque in northeastern Nigeria in which suspected Islamic extremists killed at least 44 worshippers and wounded another 26 reports Associated Press.
Against the backdrop of renewed agitation for a president of Igbo extraction in 2015, a frontline politician from the Southeast geo-political zone, Chief Emmanuel Iwuanyanwu, has urged Nigerians to give President Goodluck Jonathan a second term.
9000 being made Destitute in Lagos State in preparation for Deportation to Igboland says Amnesty International
Tens of thousands of Nigerians risk being made homeless as part of redevelopment plans in Lagos, Amnesty International said in a report.
Information peddled by Nigerian Government and circulated by the media has been shown to be false as the Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau announced his presence with the slaughter of 44 Muslim worshipers and 12 villagers in Borno. The attack it was learnt was directed at followers of the breakaway faction of Boko Haram negotiating…
44 massacred in a Borno mosque, another 12 killed in Mafa as Northern sponsors of Boko Haram begin soul searching
About 44 people praying at a mosque in Konduga town, some 22 miles outside Maiduguri, Borno state, have been gunned down by suspected Islamic militants, security agents said.A Department of State Service, DSS, agent and a member of a civilian vigilante group working with the military said, yesterday, they counted the bodies at the mosque…