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Security Operatives Apprehend Suspected Stowaway At Lagos Airport

Vigilant Aviation Security staff of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, on Wednesday apprehended a suspect, Alabibu Olushola, who was attempting to stow away in a taxing aircraft on the tarmac of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Ikeja. The suspect was said to be arrested as soon as he scaled …

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Subsidy Payment: Fuel Scarcity’ll End In A Matter Of Days – Lai Mohammed

Alhaji Lai Mohammed, Minister of Information and Culture, on Wednesday assured that the current fuel scarcity in the country will be over in a matter of days, following the approval of the subsidy payment by the National Assembly. Alhaji Mohammed, who gave the assurance during a visit to the headquarters …

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Yuletide: Blow ‘Banger’, Get Arrested, Lagos State Govt. Warns

The Lagos State Government has warned residents of the state to desist from the use of fireworks popularly known as ‘banger’ as the yuletide season draws near. The State Government through its Emergency Management Agency, LASEMA urged parents and guardians to warn their children and wards to desist from the …

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Ihedioha Rages Over Okorocha’s N600m Xmas, New Yr State Decorations Approval

Chief Emeka Ihedioha, former Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, has condemned move by the Rochas Okorocha led administration of Imo State to earmarked over N600 million for Christmas and New Year decorations in the state. Ihedioha, in a press statement by his media aide, Mr. Chibuike Onyeukwu, expressed …

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PDP: INEC Wants To Rig Bayelsa Election In Favour Of APC

The Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) has raised alarm over plan of the Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) to rig the December 5 governorship election in favour of All Progressives Congress(APC) in Bayelsa state. Speaking at a press conference in Abuja on Wednesday, the party National Publicity Secretary, Olisa Metuh said APC had …

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Bayelsa Politics: A Balanced View

By Mabota  Alata Lately the run of campaigns leading to the December 5 governorship poll in Bayelsa State has led to bizarre claims from the camp of Governor Seriake Dickson of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) against Chief Timipre Sylva of the All Progressive Congress (APC). The two are the …

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Stop Threatening Public Peace, IGP Warns Biafra, MASSOB

The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Solomon Arase has issued a stern warning to MASSOB and IPOB activists to stop threatening public peace or face the full weight of the law. The warning followed the observation by the Nigeria Police Force leadership of the increasing resort to acts of brigandage by …

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PDP Demands Open Trial For Dokpesi

The Peoples Democratic Party has described the arrest of African Independent Television(AIT) Chairman, Chief Raymond Dokpesi as political persecution and attempt to torture opposition elements in the country. The party condemned the arrest and also said is aware of the plan to arrest more notable member of their party. He …

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Osinbajo, Tinubu, APC Govs Storm Bayelsa for Sylva

  Yenagoa, the Capital of Bayelsa State was in total lock-down today as All Progressives Congress (APC) chieftains stormed the city for the Grand Finale of the party’s campaign for the governorship election schedule to hold on December 5. As early as 8 am, party loyalists don in Sylva campaign colours trooped in …

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EFCC Arrests Dokpesi

The Economic Financial Crimes Commission(EFCC) on Tuesday arrested Africa Independent Television (AIT) Chairman, Raymond Dokpesi in connection to purchase of arms deals involving the former office of National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki. Dokpesi was arrested on Tuesday afternoon by the anti-graft agency and he is currently being interrogated. According …

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