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Jonathan: Confab Resolutions Can End Southern Kaduna, Other Ethno-Religious Crises

Sylvester Idowu in Warri THISDAY NEWSPAPERS Former President Goodluck Jonathan has said that implementation of the resolutions contained in 2014 National Conference report could prevent ethnic and religious tensions in the country such as the recent Southern Kaduna ethno-religious crisis that...
Posted On 03 Jun 2013

Weep Not for the Niger Delta

By Simon-Kolawole, July 26, 2020 3:26 am47 Why is Nigeria like this? Don’t look too far: the answers are well articulated in the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) saga. I would say NDDC is a microcosm of Nigeria. If you understand the genesis of NDDC, as well as the latest...
Posted On 30 Jul 2020

Africa Cup of Nations

The Confederation of African Football has suspended the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers originally scheduled for the FIFA break at the end of this month and early April until further notice due to the outbreak of the coronavirus.
Posted On 29 Jul 2020

Port Harcourt

Port Harcourt (Ikwerre: Igwuocha; Pidgin: Po-ta-kot) also called Pitakwa is the capital and largest city of Rivers State, Nigeria. It lies along the Bonny River and is located in the Niger Delta. As of 2016, the Port Harcourt urban area has an estimated population of 1,865,000 inhabitants, up...
Posted On 29 Jul 2020

5G

This is one of the more dramatic examples of the types of technologies coming to the gaming and entertainment world in the next few years. Other innovations, like cloud streaming games filled with more-immersive and -detailed worlds, may become more widely used as well. https://www.cnet.com/news/5g-
Posted On 29 Jul 2020

Chief Ayo Adebanjo

Afenifere leader, Chief Ayo Adebanjo, has renewed his call for a return to true federalism to correct the imbalance and injustice in the present political arrangement. Adebanjo said in a special interview on the Broadcasting Corporation of Oyo State, BCOS, TV that most of the problems affecting...
Posted On 29 Jul 2020

Who is Afraid of the Middle Belt?

By Obadiah Mailafia Last week a bill was presented to the House of Representatives, entitled “Geo-political Zones of the Federation Bill 2020”. It was sponsored by Kpam Sokpo (PDP, Benue). It aims essentially to enshrine the Six Geopolitical Zones in our Constitution, with “North Central” being...
Posted On 29 Jul 2020

Nigeria’s unity negotiable —Ex gov Attah

By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA— Former governor of Akwa Ibom State, Obong Victor Attah, has, in apparent response to President Muhammadu Buhari, said that the country’s unity was negotiable. In an interview with Vanguard in Abuja weekend, the former governor said the only way out of the various...
Posted On 29 Jul 2020

TRUE FEDERALISM

Our brothers from the North are cheating us, Pa Adebanjo laments ON APRIL 25, 202011:56 AMIN NEWS Afenifere leader, Chief Ayo Adebanjo, has renewed his call for a return to true federalism to correct the imbalance and injustice in the present political arrangement. Adebanjo said in a special...
Posted On 25 Apr 2020

A Niger Deltan laments

ON MARCH 13, 2020 2:57 AM Read more at: https://www.vanguardngr.com/2020/03/a-niger-deltan-laments/ By Donu Kogbara LAST week, I mentioned the numerous challenges faced by the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, an intervention agency that has never served its constituents adequately and...
Posted On 13 Mar 2020

Nigeria ‘Cited Most Dangerous Place for Christians in the World’, Says US Congress

Impunity of those responsible for killings seems widespread… By Yemi Adebowale published by THISDAY NEWSPAPERS The United States House of Representatives says Nigeria has been cited as the most dangerous place for Christians in the world and that impunity for those responsible for the killing...
Posted On 02 Feb 2020