Former President Olusegun Obasanjo yesterday visited the graves of the 73 victims of the January herdsmen attacks in Benue State with a  call on leaders to work together to tackle the incessant violent clashes between farmers and herdsmen across the country. Obasanjo laid a wreath at the grave site. He said the...
The National Assembly has commenced deliberation on a Bill seeking to provide stiff penalties, including impeachment of the president, for non-implementation of the country’s national budget. The bill, which would be passed before the end of this legislative tenure by the lawmakers, also provides specific timeline for the preparation, consideration...
The last time I visited Nigeria was in 2013. My husband approved my request to visit home to celebrate the Christmas and New Year. I came with our three children, Chidi, Okey and my lovely little daughter, Amarachi. It was the second time I would make a trip home since...
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Adamawa State Governor, Jubrila Bindo, has pardoned 37 prisoners serving various jail terms in the state, to mark the New Year celebration. A statement issued on Monday in Yola by the Commissioner of Information and Strategy, Ahmad Sajoh, said the governor also commuted the death sentences of two other prisoners...
The Senior Pastor, Dunamis International Gospel Centre (DIGC), Abuja, Dr Paul Enenche, has released 2018 prophecies declaring the New Year as the year of open doors. Enenche predicted during the Cross Over Night service in Abuja that the year would mark a new beginning for the nation and its people...
A former Military Head of State, Yakubu Gowon, has said poverty is the biggest enemy of democracy in Nigeria. Gowon stated this on Wednesday, while speaking at an event organised by the House of Justice in Kaduna. The former head of state, who was represented by Jerry Gana, a former Minister...
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has released the chief executive officer of Innoson Motors, Innocent Chukwuma. In a statement issued by its Head of Media and Publicity, Wilson Uwujaren, he said the businessman was released on bail. The statement reads: ”The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has released Nnewi,...
As the debate on tithe continues nationwide, Nollywood actor, Zack Orji, has shared his opinion on why tithing should not be condemned. The actor In a recent interview with Broadway TV, said people speaking against tithing are ignorant, adding that it is a terrible thing to condemn pastors and Bible. OAP...
A four-man armed robbery gang has fallen to the bullets of personnel of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad, SARS at Ogbogoro community in Obio-Akpor Local Government area of Rivers State. SARS Commander, Chief Superintendent of Police, Akin Fakorede confirmed this to DAILY POST on telephone. CSP Fakorde said members of the...

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