Group Plans Safer Electricity Access For Nigerians Using Solar Energy

By Angela Atabo Abuja, Sept. 28, 2022(NAN) Himel, a global manufacturer and provider of electrical products for low voltage power distribution, says is it working on safer electricity access for Nigerians through its solar energy initiative. Mr Balaji Lenka, the Vice-President, Sales for the Middle East, Africa, and Central Eastern Europe, Himel, said this in a statement on Wednesday at the end of the Nigeria Energy Conference …

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Reps Step Down Motion To Stop Touts Operating On Major Highway

By Femi Ogunshola Abuja, – The House of Representatives on Wednesday stepped down a motion to stop unruly behaviour of  touts operating on major highways in the country.The move followed the adoption of a motion by Rep. Lanre Edun (APC-Ogun) at plenary.The motion is titled, ” Need to Curb the Incessant and Unruly Behaviour of Touts Operating on Major Highways in Nigeria.”Edun said he would …

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Court Strikes Out Cheating Case Against Businessman

By Talatu Maiwada Abuja, – A Kado Upper Grade I Area Court, Abuja on Wednesday struck out a case of cheating filed against a 29-year-old businessman, Christopher Micah, for lack of diligent prosecution. Micah, who lives in 11 Crescent, Kado Estate, Abuja pleaded not gulty to the charge. The Judge, Shehu Ahmadu struck out the matter saying the Prosecution Counsel, Helen Ochai and the complainant, …

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Ogbaru flood disaster: Ogene sends SOS message to NEMA, SEMA

By Chris Udochukwu Former member of the House of Representatives and 2023 candidate of the Labour Party for House of Reps in Ogbaru Federal Constituency, Hon. Victor Afam Ogene, has called on the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) and State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA), to come to the rescue of the people of Ogbaru Local Government Area, Anambra state, over the recent flood disaster in …

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Payment of compensation is just one step in the road to justice – Ojukwu

….As IIP-SARS PRESENTS FINAL REPORT TO NHRC By Chris Udochukwu The Executive Secretary of the Commission (NHRC), Tony Ojukwu (SAN) has said that payment of compensation is just one step in the road to justice, saying there is the need to hold indicted officers of the Nigerian Police accountable for these violations. This is coming as the Independent Investigation Panel on Human Rights Violations by …

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Indian Teacher Allegedly Kills Student For Making A Spelling Mistake (Photo)

A student has been killed by his teacher for making a spelling mistake.  According to the police in India, it has launched a manhunt for the accused teacher who assaulted the low-caste student which led to his death.  The victim, Nikhil Dohre, was beaten up by his social science teacher on September 7 after he made a mistake in an exam. His health deteriorated after that …

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“I am the ordained homosexual that God loves” – Shock as Gay British-Nigerian cleric, Jide Macaulay celebrates second anniversary as a priest

Openly gay British-Nigerian cleric, Jide Macaulay, has celebrated his second anniversary as an Anglican priest.  The cleric, who described himself as the “ordained homosexual that God loves” took to Instagram on Monday, September 26, to share his ”gruelling journey to priesthood; the trials, media attack, emotional, psychological abuse, racism and homophobia he faced for many years.” “TODAY, I CELEBRATE WITH THANKSGIVING MY SECOND ANNIVERSARY TO ANGLICAN PRIESTHOOD,” HE WROTE. …

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Netizens reacts as Prof. Uju Anya and her lesbian lover publicly express love for one another

Nigerian academician, Prof. Uju Anya and her Iesbian lover express love for each other on Twitter This didn’t sit well with many as they tackled her, some accused her of fighting for Biafra while she can’t practice being a lesbian in Biafra Some reactions culled below: Ezekwe NnaemekaSo after everything,she come finally be lesbian? Nawaaoo Jovita ChinonsoYou’re just crossing boundaries. Barging into someone’s privacy. Let’s try to …

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Defence ministry secretly meets protesting ex-soldiers

The Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Defence, Ibrahim Kana, is currently meeting with the leadership of the protesting ex-military personnel in a secret meeting at the Ship House, at Olusegun Obasanjo Way, in Abuja, according to The PUNCH reports. A source at the Ministry, who spoke to our correspondent on the condition of anonymity, noted that the Permanent Secretary, acting on the orders of the Minister of …

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Atiku Arrives In Enugu For PDP Southeast Stakeholders’ Meeting

By Alex Enebeli Enugu, – Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has arrived in Enugu for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) South-East Stakeholders Zonal Meeting. The PDP 2023 presidential candidate, who arrived in the Akanu Ibiam International Airport on Tuesday morning, is expected at the Baze Event Centre, Independence Layout Enugu, venue of the event. The event is aimed at uniting all Ndigbo for PDP and …

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Dollars I Flaunted On Facebook Not Mine – Arrested Bayelsa Kidnap Kingpin, John Lyon

Arrested kidnap kingpin, John Lyon has claimed that the dollars he flaunted on Facebook while advising people to hustle is not his own.  According to the suspected kidnapper, the hard currency belonged to his gang leader, Emmanuel Angase.  He made the confession while being paraded yesterday.  The alleged kidnapper, now identified by police as John Ewa, a 30-year-old male from Akwagom-Eruan Community in Boki LGA …

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Gov. Fayemi Mourns former minister, Ogunlade

By Yinusa Ishola Ado-Ekiti, – Gov. Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti has described the death of Chief Ayodele Ogunlade, a renowned journalist and former Minister of National Planning, as a great loss to the state and the country. In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Yinka Oyebode, Fayemi said Ogunlade was a man of honour and a worthy ambassador of Ekiti State. The Ilupeju Ekiti-born …

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ASUU strike: FG makes U-turn, withdraws orders asking Vice-Chancellors to reopen universities

The Federal Government (FG) on Monday withdrew its earlier directive asking the management of Vice-Chancellors in universities “to ensure that the striking members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) resume and commence lectures immediately.” This was contained in a letter signed by the Director, Finance and Accounts of National Universities Commission (NUC), Mr Sam Onazi, on behalf of the Executive Secretary, Abubakar Rasheed, …

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Why I Hired A Witch Doctor – Paul Pogba Confesses

Former Manchester United Midfielder who now plays for Juventus, Paul Pogba has opened up that he hired a witch doctor.  According to the Mail on Sunday, the 29-year-old confessed that he paid the sorcerer to help him with his injury-plagued career.  Pogba denies it had anything to do with international team-mate, Kylian Mbappé and says he “never intended to harm anyone”.  He explained to investigators working …

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INEC Proposes New Date to Publish Voter Register Nationwide

The Independent National Electoral Commission has proposed a new date to publish voter register nationwide. The apex electoral body has now set January 2023 as its proposed date for publication of voter register.  The Commission disclosed this, Monday, at the two-day Capacity Building Workshop for INEC Press Corps on critical issues in the Electoral Act, 2022, and the Commission’s Processes, Innovations, Preparations for the 2023 …

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