Empowering Africa’s Youth: Celebrating the First Anniversary of the African Youth Congress On Sunday, February 11, 2024, the African Youth Congress (AYC), the largest youth movement on the African continent with chapters spanning all African countries, marks its first anniversary. A beacon of hope for Africans, the AYC stands as […]

A lecturer of Abia State University, Uturu, Nigeria, identified as Anucha Wisdom, proposed to his fiancée, a student of his school, in her classroom today, Valentine’s Day. The response was yes. An incident which has added spice to this year’s Valentine celebration has sparked controversy and mixed reactions. While most […]

Access Holdings Plc has appointed Ms. Bolaji Agbede as the new Group Chief Executive Officer. The announcement was made by the board on Monday, just two days after the tragic death of Herbert Wigwe, the former Group CEO, in a helicopter crash on Friday night. Ms. Agbede will assume the […]

2024 Grammy Awards What You Should Know This Sunday marks one of the most significant nights for global music. Nigeria takes the spotlight with five of its biggest stars securing nominations for the prestigious awards show. The event promises additional excitement with the introduction of new categories. Notably, it will […]

Federal High Court Dismisses Suit Against Gov. Fubara’s N800 Billion 2024 Rivers Budget Represenation The Federal High Court in Abuja has dismissed a suit aiming to prevent Governor Siminalayi Fubara from re-presenting the N800 billion 2024 budget of Rivers State. Justice Joyce Abdulmalik, delivering the ruling on Tuesday, also set […]

US court Fines Nigerian Blogger $50,00 for Defamation. Judge Theresa Adams of the Baltimore County Circuit Court in the United States has imposed a staggering $50,000 in damages on Funke Ashekun, a US-based Nigerian blogger. The ruling comes in response to a defamation lawsuit filed by the General Overseer of […]

Appeal Court Rules On Pension For Politicians The Court of Appeal has invalidated the practice of granting pension, gratuity, or severance allowance to political office holders, asserting its moral wrongfulness. A three-member panel of the court expressed that allocating substantial public funds for such benefits to politicians, who typically serve […]

Hon. Neji Calls For Employment and Funding in CRBC The Minority Leader of the Cross River State House of Assembly and Member representing Ikom 1 State Constituency, Hon Samuel Neji Abang, recently proposed a motion urging the state government to absorb and enhance funding for casual workers (ARTISTE) at the […]

On the night of January 16, 2024, the peaceful city of Ibadan was rocked by a powerful explosion, claiming two lives and injuring 77. Preliminary investigations by security agencies, as disclosed by Oyo State Governor Seyi Makinde, point to illegal miners storing explosives as the cause of the calamity. The […]

Abuja kidnappings Wike Holds Emergency Security Meetings In response to the escalating wave of kidnappings and violence in Abuja, FCT Minister Nyesom Wike actively engaged in a town hall meeting with Bwari Area Council residents on Wednesday. The assembly boasted the presence of former FCT senator Philip Aduda, the Bwari […]