Even though he like to describe himself as a politician, most people in Adamawa State and across the country actually sees Dr. Umar Ardo more of a political activist than the conventional type of Nigerian politician. His candor, courage and plain speaking on public issues with utmost humility, no matter […]

The Central Bank of Nigeria in partnership with the Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria has flagged-off the sale of 9million metric tonnes of rice paddy to millers to make rice affordable. RIFAN’s President, Alhaji Aminu Goronyo, who disclosed this to journalists in Kaduna while flagging-off the distribution of fertilisers and […]

In this interview with ADELEKE ADESANYA, a former senator representing Ekiti East Senatorial District, Adedayo Adeyeye, says the National leader of All Progressive Congress, Bola Tinubu will win 2023 presidential election without zoning. According to him, Tinubu’s credentials will land him victory like MKO Abiola in 1993. He also speaks […]

Thousands of aggrieved members of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), on Saturday in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital, dumped the party to form what they described as a “Third Force”. This is coming just as political activities for the 2023 election gained momentum in the state. The MM Event […]

National Coordinator, Concerned Advocates for Good Governance, Olusegun Bamgbose, Esq., has lambasted Femi Adesina, the Media Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari, for attacking former President Olusegun Obasanjo. According to him, Adesina’s attack on Obasanjo showed he lacks respect for the elders. TGNews had reported that Adesina aasked Obasanjo to mind […]

Nigeria’s civil servants have been accused of high corruption by the Senate. This is coming as the Senate Public Accounts Committee said its investigation revealed that civil servants perpetrate more corrupt practices than politicians in Nigeria. The Chairman of SPAC, Senator Matthew Urhoghide, revealed this in an interview with Punch […]

Nobel laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka has said that Nigeria may not celebrate another Democracy Day if the system of government is not decentralised. On the sidelines of protests which greeted Democracy Day celebration on June 12, Soyinka added that the feeling the nation is plunging into destruction is the reason […]

Villagers have erected a super-sized penis due to farmers’ concerns over drought and salty water from irrigation canals damaging crops. The sculpture was erected by villagers in Yothaka, in Thailand’s Chachoengsao province, to end a period of drought. The local village headman, Chamnan Kenthongdaeng, 52, told a press conference that […]

Traditional rulers of the Ohafia community in Abia State have decried frequent harassment and intimidation of law-abiding citizens by security agencies. The monarchs made the complaint at an emergency meeting of the Council of Ohafia Monarchs, leading members of Ohafia Improvement Union, OIU, and Ohafia leaders of thoughts. They specifically […]

Nigeria has lost N24.72 bn ($60.14m) in just 10 days after the country banned microblogging and social networking service, Twitter, NetBlocks Cost of Shutdown Tool reports. According to NetBlocks, Nigeria loses N102.9m ($250,600) hourly owing to the indefinite suspension of Twitter in Nigeria on June 5, 2021. The ban was […]

Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Abdulrasheed Bawa, on Tuesday, raised an alarm that some politicians have been after his life since he assumed the office. Bawa spoke during an interview on Channels Television’s Sunrise daily. According to him, what has befallen him was a true justification that […]

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