Professor Mahmood Yakubu, Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has emerged President of the ECOWAS Network of Electoral Commissions (ECONEC). Rotimi Oyekanmi, the Chief Press Secretary to the said in a statement on Wednesday in Abuja that the INEC boss emerged after a keen contest in Cotonou, Republic of Benin. Oyekanmi said the INEC chairman […]
Abia Headmistress Reportedly Demoted for Complaining about Non-Payment of Salaries to Governor Ikpeazu’s Wife
Maryleen Ezichi has been reportedly demoted from her position as Headmistress of a primary school at Amaetiti Asaga Ohafia in the Ohafia Local Government Area of Abia State for complaining about non-payment of teachers’ salaries to Nkechi Ikpeazu, the wife of the state governor, Okezie Ikpeazu. Ezechi, according to PUNCH, made the complaint to Nkechi […]
President Buhari has forwarded the names of two new ministerial nominees to the Senate for confirmation. According to presidential sources, the two nominees are from Kogi and Gombe state. The nominee from Gombe state is to fill the position of immediate past Minister of Environment, Amina Mohammed who has moved on to become the Deputy […]
Sahara Reporters publisher, Omoyele Sowore, reacts to news of Dino Melaye’s suit against him in New York
Dino Melaye yesterday announced he was filing a Cyberstalking lawsuit against Sowore in New York this Friday. Reacting to the news, Sowore says he welcomes this development…
New crisis broke out on Monday between touts at Alamutu and Akala streets in Mushin, Lagos, leaving one person dead and scores injured. The fight, as gathered, was a spill-over of Sunday’s fight, following an interruption of a candle light procession by Alamutu Boys. A resident, Kayode told Vanguard that “the two groups used to […]
Sahara Reporters Publisher, Omoyele Sowore, shared this on his Facebook wall this morning. Recall Sowore had over the weekend, vowed to continue to go after corrupt politicians, even if it will take his life in the process.
Dino announced this via his twitter handle this morning. Last week, he filed a N5 billion cyberstalking lawsuit against the Sahara Reporters publishers at a Federal High Court in Abuja.
After the Vice Chancellor of Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria, Professor Ibrahim Garba, disclosed to the Senate Committee on Ethics and Privileges, that available records show that Senator Dino Melaye (APC-Kogi) graduated from the institution in 2000, Sahara Reporters‘ publisher, Omoyele Sowore took to Facebook to share contradicting documents. Sowore shared photos which he claims […]
Senator Dino Melaye has been in the news in recent times over controversies relating to his degrees and certificates. He was summoned to appear before the Senate Committee on Ethics and Privileges to clear every doubt surrounding allegations towards him. Shortly after appearing before the Senate, he released a video of him singing and dancing on […]
The Minister of State for Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika, has declared that he will resign if the repair of Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA) runway was not completed and reopened in six weeks as planned, Daily Sun reports. The Federal Government had shut down the airport with effect from March 7 while Abuja-bound traffic was […]