A leader of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ondo State Bode Obanla has withdrawn his suit challenging the leadership status of ex-governor Olusegun Mimiko in the party. 

Governor Tambuwal Loses Elder Brother


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Gunmen Enforcing IPOB’s Sit-At-Home Break Into Catholic Church In Onitsha


Gunmen suspected to members of the outlawed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), on Tuesday, stormed a Catholic Church in Onitsha, Anambra State.



Nigerian Army in its joint operations conducted with other security agencies  have dislodged a notorious stronghold of the suspected members of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra and its armed affiliate, Eastern Security Network (ESN) at Lilu Forest in Ihiala Local Government Area of Anambra State. 


FG files Fresh Terrorism Charge Against Nnamdi Kanu


The Federal Government has filed a fresh 15 count charge of alleged terrorism against the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu.


SWSGDU Commends Governor Dave Umahi for expressing Interest to 2023 presidential election

Kazeem Alabi 

Ogba, Lagos

The Lead South West Political support group for Dave Umahi, Governor of Ebonyi state on Tuesday commended his principal's strong will, for expressing his interest to contest the 2023 presidential election.

The group made its impression known at a news conference in Ikeja Lagos state capital, extolled its leader for taking up the task to lead Nigeria at the crucial period..

National Leader of the group,  Comrade Oludare Ajayi, said Nigeria needs a character like Governor Dave Umahi of Ebonyi State, to transform the country as he is presently doing in Ebonyi state.

The group highlighted the contribution of people of the South East in the social economic development of the country, said Nigeria will excell under a strong leader like Governor Dave Umahi .

Comrade Ajayi commended the dexterity demonstrated by the South East Chairman of Governors forum, for taking up the task to inform President Muhammadu Buhari of his interest to contest the exulted office , barely 24 hours after the national leader of APC, Bola Tinubu expressed similar move.

Ajayi said, " We want to commend our presidential candidate for coming out at a time, most Nigerians need leaders with strong character and proven integrity like him to contest next year presidential election.

" We are convinced without mincing words that the All Progressive Congress will finally zone it's presidential ticket to the South East and our leader Governor Dave Umahi will surely become the next president of Nigeria".

" SWSGDU, believes in Equity, fairness and Justice, to ensure our Igbo brothers in Southern Nigeria produce the next president after President Muhammadu Buhari must have completed his tenure by 2023".

The South West Support for Dave Umahi is a political pressure Group in South West Nigeria, which has its coordinators in the six Yoruba speaking states, including Kwara and Kogi states



2023: I Have Informed Buhari Of My Intention To Run For President, Says Tinubu


The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu, says he has informed the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), of his intention to contest the presidential election in 2023.


Thirty Students of FGC Birni Yauri Regain Freedom, After Six Months in Captivity


Thirty students and one teacher of the Federal Government College Birnin Yauri abducted by suspected bandits  in June 2021, have regained freedom from their abductors. 

The is revealed by Kebbi state government in a statement signed by the Special Adviser on Media to Kebbi state Governor, Yahaya Sarki and made available to journalists.


Ondo Police Commissioner deploys Special Squads to Ose over killing of three persons.

The Ondo State Commissioner of Police, Oyeyemi Oyediran has ordered  immediate deployment  of men  of the Special Squads  to Molege Village in Ose Council Area of Ondo State following the killing of three persons. 

No fewer than three persons were shot dead by suspected herdsmen who invaded Molege Village in Ose Council Area of Ondo State on Thursday evening.


Breaking: Herdsmen kill Three persons, set Community ablaze in Ondo


No fewer than three persons were reportedly shot dead by suspected herdsmen who invaded Molege Village in Ose Council Area of Ondo State.

Community vows to punish drug offenders


By Adaora Ezeaka

Awkuzu community in Oyi Local Government Area of Anambra State has declared its intentions to punish drug offenders in what it called a declaration against manufacture, sale or abuse of illicit drugs and Substances within Awkuzu.


We’ll Soon Showcase Our Achievements , Says IPOB

The Indigenous People of Biafra has said that it would soon showcase the achievements it has recorded so far in the freedom struggle.

In a statement on Wednesday, the Media and Publicity Secretary of the group, Mr Emma Powerful, said the struggle would continue unless its leader, Nnamdi Kanu, is released unconditionally by the Federal Government.

Finally, FG Declares Bandits As Terrorists


The Federal Government has declared bandits as terrorists, The PUNCH has learnt.

After weeks of footdragging, the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN), gazetted a court judgement that ordered the government to declare bandits as terrorists.

BREAKING: Nnamdi Kanu will have his day In Court , I Can’t interfere in Judicial matters– Buhari


The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), says the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, should defend himself in court for peddling false information about his regime while he was overseas.

Buhari stated this in an interview aired on Channels Television on Wednesday night monitored by The PUNCH.


Asiwaju 2023; A Sturdy Compass That Navigates POSITIVE Developments

By Oluomo Akanbi Ade Afonja 
"The clan is like a lizard, if it lose its tail, it will grow another." - African proverb
The dream of creating a paradise country, that we all can be proud of, is never about an individual or a group. Just like in the holy scriptures, the messages/purpose of a prophet or prophecy often outlive them because of who they were and what they stood for. 

Former Presidential Candidate, Bashir Othman Tofa is dead

A former presidential candidate of the defunct National Republican Convention (NRC) in the 1993 aborted third republic, Bashir Othman Tofa, is dead.

Henceforth, No More Nigerian National Anthems In S-East Schools – IPOB


The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) says the recitation of the Nigerian national anthem will henceforth be banned in schools in the south-east.


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