Health Secretary Sajid Javid has tested positive for coronavirus and is experiencing “mild” symptoms. In a tweet, he revealed: “This morning I tested positive for Covid. “I’m waiting for my PCR result, but thankfully I have had my jabs and symptoms are mild. “Please make sure you come forward for yourContinue Reading

Apex Igbo sociocultural group Ohanaeze Ndigbo on Monday slammed Kogi Governor Yahaya Bello for saying that rotational presidency is “unconstitutional”. The Governor, who spoke at the maiden edition of the Governor Yahaya Bello seminar for political and crime correspondents in Abuja on Friday, argued: “Nigerians should be allowed to makeContinue Reading

The People’s Republic of China weekend expressed its readiness to support Nigeria’s industrial growth especially in the area of automobile manufacturing. Chinese Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr Cui Jianchun, who spoke during a diplomatic fleet delivery by GAC Motor Nigeria and signing of a partnership agreement with the embassy in Abuja,Continue Reading

The Southern Nigerian Governors under the umbrella Southern Governors’ Forum, SGF, on Monday, warned all security agencies in the country against operating in the region without obtaining permission from the governor of the particular state. This was contained in a communiqué read by Governor Rotimi of Ondo State shortly afterContinue Reading

Advocates of electronic transmission of results by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) are in for disappointment following a provision in the Electoral Bill, 2021 foreclosing any such arrangement. The bill is now being considered by the National Assembly. The bill also pegs expenditure for the Presidential campaign by eachContinue Reading

Asari Dokubo, a former Niger Delta militant, has mocked Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, over his re-arrest by the federal government. Recall that Dokubo had vowed to destroy Kanu, who he described as ‘evil’ and also accused him of defrauding Biafrans. In his latest video, theContinue Reading