Governor Wike Sacks All Members Of His Cabinet

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has sacked all members of his cabinet, less than 48 hours after the State’s commissioner of information Austin Tam-George resigned. Tam-George had tendered his resignation less than 24 hours after Harrison Iheanyichukwu, the state commissioner for works, was sacked. “I wish to resign my appointment as commissioner for information and communication with effect from today, June 23, 2017,” his resignation letter read. “I have handed over officially to the

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Osinbajo Vows To Deal With Those Who Issued Quit Notice To Igbos

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday read the Riot Act to all those agitating for secession across the country – with the issuance of quit notice to other Nigerians in their domain – saying the full force of the law would be applied where necessary. The acting president gave the warning during a closed door meeting with some leaders from the North, including some members of the Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF), at the old Banquet

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Igbo-Haters, The Arewa Ultimatum & Our Nation – Reuben Abati

Fifty years after the civil war ended, Igbos do not yet feel a sense of belonging, acceptance or safety in the Federation called Nigeria. The sad part is that this belief is shared not just by the generation that witnessed the war and its deadly consequences, but Igbos across all generations, including the millennials who have been socialized into believing that there is a gap between their people and other Nigerians. Let us not deceive

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Happy Birthday Prophet T.B. Joshua, He Turns 54 Today

On June 12, 2017 the founder and general overseer of the Synagogue Church of all Nations (SCOAN), Prophet T.B. Joshua turned 54. Temitope Balogun Joshua (born June 12,1963), commonly referred to as T. B. Joshua, is a Nigerian prophet and televangelist. He is the leader and founder of The Synagogue, Church of All Nations (SCOAN),[2] a religious organisation that runs the Emmanuel TV television station from Lagos, Nigeria. Happy Birthday Sir! Always stay tuned for

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Quit Notice On Biafrans: Arewa Youths President Insists On Ultimatum, No Apologies

President of the Arewa Youth Consultative Forum, AYCF, Shettima Yerima, has maintained that the statement issued by the Coalition of Northern Groups on Tuesday asking the Igbo to leave the North was to help them achieve their Biafra faster. Yerima added that he has no apology for issuing the quit notice that has received so much condemnation from all over the country. In an interview with Punch, the youth leader maintained that he has done

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Igbo Man Packs Belongings, Moves Out Of Kaduna Following Northern Group’s Ultimatum (Photos)

Following the Kaduna declaration about Igbos leaving their state, a young man has taken bold step by moving out in order for peace to reign. A Facebook user identified as Mazi Chidubem Uchenna has taken to the social networking platform to share the photos of an Igbo man who has taken the bold steps to move out of Kaduna following the October.1 ultimatum given by the Arewa Youths group. The unidentified young man was seen

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Nigeria Now Has Official Verified Twitter Account

An official Twitter page has been opened for the Federal Republic of Nigeria. The nation has now joined nations like Canada, Israel, Ireland and Great Britain who have official checked Twitter accounts. The handle with @Nigeria surfaced on the online networking stage on June 9 and the main tweet peruses: “Welcome to the Twitter handle for the Federal Republic of Nigeria. Africa’s biggest economy, and most crowded nation.” Since that initial tweet and a couple

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Nigerians Without Prepaid Meters Should Stop Paying Bills – Nigeria Electricity Regulator Commision( NERC)

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has reminded Nigerian electricity consumers not provided with prepared meters by March 1 to stop paying electric bills presented by Distribution Companies (DISCOs) on the basis of estimated billing methodology. The commission also ordered the DISCOs not to disconnect any such customer that refuses to pay the bills and further advised such customers to report to the commission if disconnected. PremiumTimesng.com reports that NERC gave the directive on Wednesday

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Buhari Might Be Last President Of Nigeria

Perhaps after reading this, you will come to the conclusion that I am being irrationally paranoid. If so, you are probably spending way too much time plugged in to the “propaganda matrix” that I will describe in this article. The government wants you to believe that everything is going to be just fine and that the best days for this country are ahead. Most Nigerians don’t understand the complexity of the current state of the

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Return Home Now, Afenifere Tells Southerners

Following the October 1 ultimatum issued by Arewa Youths Forum to the people of South-East origin living in the northern parts of the country to leave the region, the apex Yoruba socio-cultural organisation , Afenifere, has called on all Southerners resident there to start returning home. Rising from an emergency meeting held by the group to discuss the state of the nation in Lagos on Thursday, Afenifere said all Southerners should see the quit notice

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