Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige, on Wednesday highlighted what the Igbo must do before 2023 in order to produce President Muhammadu Buhari’s successor. The Minister who spoke exclusively to the Sun said the aspiration of the South East region could only be achieved if Igbo leaders build political bridges across the country.
National leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has finally added his voice to the ongoing discussion about the recent establishment of a security outfit in the South-West called Amotekun and its subsequent declaration as illegal by the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mallam Abubakar Malami.
The Supreme Court, on Tuesday, affirmed the election of Samuel Ortom as Governor of Benue State. The Court, in a unanimous judgement by a seven-man panel of justices led by Justice Olabode Rhodes-Vivour, dismissed the appeal that was lodged against Ortom by the governorship candidate of the All Progressive Congress, APC, in the state, Emmanuel Jime.
The Governor of Imo State, Senator Hope Uzodinma, on Tuesday said plans to conduct fresh elections into the twenty-seven local government councils in the state were underway. The new Governor who made the revelation when the chairmen of traditional rulers from the 27 local government areas of Imo State led by the Chairman,
The immediate past speaker of the Edo State House of Assembly, Alhaji Kabiru Adjoto, on Monday said he is set to release a three-hour documentary, “exposing Mr Adams Oshiomhole’s dark waters.’’ He made the disclosure during an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Benin. He explained that the documentary would be shown to the public on Jan. 30 in Abuja.