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Imo Assembly Serves Deputy Governor  Impeachment Notice Via Newspapers

(AFRICAN EXAMINER) – The impeachment process against the Imo Deputy Governor, Prince Eze Madumere has gathered more momentum as the State’s House of Assembly officially served the embattled DG impeachment notice. The notice which was served on Madumere through a substituted means (Newspaper publications) Tuesday was signed by the Speaker, Acho Ihim and 13 other […]

Bayelsa Assembly To Darlon Security: Come and Defend Yourself

(AFRICAN EXAMINER) – Bayelsa State House of Assembly has dismissed insinuations in some quarters that, it is out to witch hunt an indigenous firm, Darlon Security Services, because of political reasons. The assembly said, it received overwhelming reports suggesting that, the company may have compromised its operations, which has resulted to alleged loss of lives […]

Flood Destroys Over 100 Houses in Yobe

(AFRICAN EXAMINER) – Over 100 houses have been destroyed in Babangida, the headquarters of Tarmuwa Local Government Area in Yobe State by flood caused by heavy downpour Monday. The Chairman of LG, Alhaji Gidado Muhammad confirmed this Tuesday, while addressing newsmen. The LG boss disclosed that the council had temporarily converted a primary school in […]

Resolution to Check Darlong Security Firm Done in People’s Interest –Bayelsa Lawmaker

…Says They’re Not Above the Law (AFRICAN EXAMINER) – A lawmaker in the Bayelsa State House of Assembly, Retd Colonel Bernard Kenebai says the resolution of the assembly to checkmate the activities of, Darlong Security Services was done in the interest of the state. Kenebai who sponsored the motion that led to the resolution said […]

Ijaw Youth Wants Agip to Review Contract Of Dreaded Security Company

… Says they Are Recruiting Cultists, Stockpiling Arms (AFRICAN EXAMINER) – The Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) has thrown its weight behind a recent resolution of the Bayelsa State House of Assembly regarding the activities of a company, Darlong Security Services in the state. The IYC believes that the resolution will help checkmate the activities ‎of […]

Unknown Gunmen Murder Couple in Anambra

From  Ignatius  Okpara, Awka (AFRICAN EXAMINER) – The Anambra state  police command has confirmed the murder of a husband and wife at Umuota village Obosi, In demili North Council Area of the State at the weekend by unknown gunmen. Mr. Haruna Mohammed, the state  Police Public Relations Officer,  PPRO, who confirmed the barbaric act  to […]

Monarch Murder: Governor Ugwuanyi Swears in Investigative Panel

(AFRICAN EXAMINER) – Enugu state Governor, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi  has sworn in a seven-man judicial commission of inquiry to unravel the remote and immediate causes of the recent civil disturbances that occurred in Ogbozinne Akpugo Autonomous community in Nkanu West  council Area of the state, which led to the death of its Traditional Ruler, Igwe Stephen […]

Fayose, Police Trade Words  Over Alleged Compromise Of Ekiti Guber Poll

(AFRICAN EXAMINER) – Gov. Ayo Fayose of  Ekiti has alleged that Saturday’s gubernatorial election was largely compromised by personnel  of the Nigerian police. The News Agency of Nigeria  (NAN) reports that the governor,  who addressed newsmen shortly after casting his vote at about  1.20 p.m. at his Polling Unit 001 in Afao-Ekiti, alleged that policemen […]

2019: Non-Indigenes Drum Support for Ugwuanyi’s Re-election

(AFRICAN EXAMINER) – Indigenes of Abia and Imo states resident in Enugu State under the platform  of “Abia/Imo People’s Forum” have unanimously endorsed Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi for a second term in office for entrenching peace and good governance in the state. The non-indigenes led by the forum’s chairman and patron, Apostle Dr. Joseph Ajujungwa and […]

Enugu Police Nab 38-Year-Old Man Over Alleged Raping of 2 Siblings

From Ignatius Okpara (AFRICAN EXAMINER) – The Enugu State Police Command has apprehended a 38-year-old man identified as Eze Collins Nwankwo for sexually abusing two sisters of same parent. According to the Police, the victims are between the ages of 7 and 10 years. The suspect who resides at No 3 Nome Close Sunrise Estate […]

Madumere’s Impeachment: Imo Assembly Writes CJ to Constitute Probe Panel

From Ignatius Okpara (AFRICAN EXAMINER) – The ongoing plot by Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo state to remove his embattled Deputy, Prince Eze Madumere from office, Wednesday gained more ground, as the State House of Assembly sent a request to the Chief Judge of the state, asking him to  appoint a panel of investigation in […]

Ekiti Guber: INEC Commences Distribution of Sensitive Materials to LGAs

EKITI, NIGERIA (AFRICAN EXAMINER) – The Independent National Electoral Commission, (INEC) Thursday afternoon commenced the distribution of sensitive materials for this Saturday’s Ekiti State Governorship election. Reports confirmed that the materials which were being moved from the Ado, the State capital branch of the Central Bank, (CBN)  to the headquarters of each of the 16 […]

Hijab: Muslim Group Hails Law School For Calling Amasa Firdaus to Bar

(AFRICAN EXAMINER) – The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has commended the Nigerian Law School, the Body of Benchers and the Council of Legal Education for deeming it right to grant redress by calling Amasa Firdaus to bar with her hijab. The group in a press statement signed Wednesday by its director and founder, Prof. Ishaq Akintola, said the […]

Tension in Imo Over Impeachment Moves Against Deputy Governor

Photo: Imo Deputy Governor, Eze Madumere From  Ignatius Okpara, Owerri (AFRICAN EXAMINER) – Tension has enveloped parts of Imo state, South- East Nigeria, particularly Owerri, the state capital, as the State House of Assembly has begun impeachment proceedings against the embattled Deputy Governor, Prince Eze Madumere. The Imo number two man has been at loggerhead with […]

SON Seals 21 Warehouses in Kano Over Substandard Textiles

(AFRICAN EXAMINER)  – The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON), has sealed 21 warehouses in Kano, which housed fake and substandard textiles. The Director-General, SON, Mr Osita Aboloma, said on Tuesday that the warehouses were stocked with substandard African print popularly known as ‘Atampa’, near the famous kano textile market. A statement by the organisation made […]

2019: Use Your PVC to Elect the Right People –Bayelsa Commissioner

(AFRICAN EXAMINER) – Ahead of the 2019 general elections, the Government in Bayelsa State‎ has concluded plans to begin a robust sensitization programme on the need for eligible voters in the state to choose the right kind of leaders. ‎The sensitization programme which will begin in August will include series of social and electronic media […]

Ekiti Guber: Oshiomhole Justifies Heavy Presence of Security Operatives

(AFRICAN EXAMINER) – The National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade  Adams Oshiomhole, has justified heavy deployment of security operatives for the coming Saturday Ekiti Governorship election, saying the action is necessary so as to forestall breakdown of law and order. Oshiomhole made the disclosure Monday in Abuja while reacting to the […]

100 Nigerian Christian Pilgrims Absconded in 2017, Says NCPC

(AFRICAN EXAMINER) – The Executive Secretary of the Nigerian Christian Pilgrim Commission (NCPC), Rev. Tor Uja has disclosed that 100 Christian pilgrims absconded during the 2017 pilgrimage to Israel. Uja, made this known on Monday in Abuja while receiving security report of the 2017 pilgrimage. The NCPC boss added that among those abscoded are a […]

Dickson Takes Crusade For Restructuring To The Academia

…To Deliver Major Lecture On Restructuring In Oau, Ile-ife (AFRICAN EXAMINER) – The Governor of Bayelsa State, the Honourable Henry Seriake Dickson, has taken the crusade for the restructuring of the country to the academic community. The  Bayelsa State Commissioner for Information, Mr. Daniel Iworiso-Markson, said in a statement on Sunday that the Bayelsa State […]

WAEC Releases 2018 WASCE Results

(AFRICAN EXAMINER) – The West African Examinations Council WAEC has announced the release 2018 WASCE said, confirming that 49.98 per cent of candidates who wrote the examination obtained credit passes and above. WAEC Head of National Office HNO, Mr. Olu Adenipekun, who made the announcement Wednesday at a news conference in Lagos, explained that the […]

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