Edo 2024: Ex-NBA president Akpata is Labour Party governorship candidate

Nigeria, Feb. 24 -- Olumide Akpata, the former president of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), is the governorship candidate of the Labour Party (LP) in Edo State. Mr Akpata scored 316 votes to win ... Read More

Council officials from London visit Akwa Ibom for bilateral opportunities

Nigeria, Feb. 23 -- The Mayor of the London Borough of Southwark, Michael Situ, is in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, to explore business opportunities of bilateral interest in the South-south state of Nigeria.... Read More

Ex-lawmaker demands investigation of INEC over 'fraudulent' elections

Nigeria, Feb. 22 -- A former member of the House of Representatives, Nduese Essien, has called for an immediate investigation of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) over the "cascadin... Read More

Why prosperity gospel is scam, satanic - Catholic priest

Nigeria, Feb. 18 -- A Catholic priest in Nigeria, John Oluoma, has said that the prosperity gospel is a scam and satanic and that Christians should discountenance it. Mr Oluoma, otherwise known as Fa... Read More

Edo 2024: Confusion as another APC governorship candidate emerges from parallel primary election

Nigeria, Feb. 18 -- There is confusion in the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo State as another governorship candidate emerged on Saturday from a parallel primary election in the state. Shortly... Read More

Edo 2024: What Idahosa said after emerging as APC governorship candidate

Nigeria, Feb. 18 -- Dennis Idahosa, the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate for the 2024 governorship election in Edo State, has said that he will move swiftly to reconcile the party in the stat... Read More

What we need to make NDDC successful - MD

Nigeria, Feb. 13 -- The Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Samuel Ogbuku, has disclosed what the commission needs to bring about faster results in its operation. "The... Read More

Sexual Harassment: While Ndifon faces trial, another accused professor walks freely

Nigeria, Feb. 12 -- While Cyril Ndifon, a professor of law and suspended dean of the law faculty at the University of Calabar, is standing trial over alleged sexual harassment of female students, anot... Read More

Ailing lecturer awaits Court of Appeal's date for UNIUYO's third appeal against victory

Nigeria, Feb. 2 -- An associate professor of theatre arts, Inih Ebong, whose appointment was unjustly terminated over 20 years ago by the University of Uyo (UNIUYO), is anxiously awaiting the Court of... Read More

Nigerian women eat more dog meat than men - Wildlife expert

Nigeria, Feb. 1 -- Nigerian women consume more dog meat than their male counterparts, says a wildlife expert in Nigeria, Edem Eniang. Mr Eniang, a professor of wildlife at the University of Uyo, Akwa... Read More