Nollywood Actor Chiwetalu Agu Warns Northerners Over Biafra

Veteran Nollywood actor and comedian Chiwetalu Agu has in a video spoken against Northerners for what he termed the oppression of Igbos. Speaking Igbo in the video, the actor condemned the actions of the Hausa-Fulani people in discriminating against Igbos. He said about the coalition of Northern youth groups’ notice to Igbos staying in the region to leave in three months: You the northerners, where were you when Igbos were building hotels and different things. Where were you, people? You people were asleep, busy eating money gotten from Niger Delta and you have…

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Flavour Set To Go On World Tour For New Album “Ijele – The Traveler”

Flavour has revealed plans to tour the world with his new album “Ijele – The Traveler“. The album was dropped towards the tail end of June and is already well-received with the singer going ahead to drop 6 videos for track on it. The dates and venues for the tour are yet to be disclosed however but the tour is definitely something to look forward to.

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Obama Preaches Peace Ahead Of Kenya’s Poll

Former U.S. President Barack Obama has called on Kenyans to remain calm and reject tribalism as they prepare to vote in elections on Tuesday that have raised fears of violence. “To move forward, Kenyans have to reject a politics of tribe and ethnicity, and embrace the extraordinary potential of an inclusive democracy,” he said. Eight candidates are vying for president in the race, which is expected to come down to a two-man showdown between President Uhuru Kenyatta, 55, and opposition candidate Raila Odinga, 72. Obama, whose father was Kenyan, urged…

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Buhari Is A Private Citizen. It Is Disrespectful To Ask Him To Disclose Health Status – Aide

Personal Assistant to President Buhari on Social Media Lauretta Onochie has said that those asking for full disclosure of the health status of the president are disrespecting him as he is a private citizen. She made this known when she was a guest at Channels Television‘s Politics Today on Monday. When asked to comment on the recent #ResumeOrResign protest, she said: “It is very insensitive of anyone to begin to call on someone who is unwell to resume. Governance is going on, the role of the President is that of coordination; governance is a collective duty. When…

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Osinbajo: Nigeria Best Place For Any Smart Investor In Africa

Remarks by Nigeria’s  Acting President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, at Nigerian Initiative for Economic Development at the Banquet Hall, State House on Monday August 7, 2017  PROTOCOL We are indeed very grateful to you for taking out time of your very, very busy schedule in America to be here with us.  What I always find very interesting about the Diasporan community is how it is that everyone who we work with here comes from that same community.  Practically, everyone who made the presentation is a Diasporan of one kind or the…

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Ozubulu Assailants Will Face Justice – Osinbajo

The Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, on Monday assured Nigerians that the perpetrators of last Sunday’s massacre at St. Philip Catholic Church, Ozubulu, in Anambra would be brought to justice. Osinbajo’s assurance is contained in a statement issued by Mr Laolu Akande, Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity to the Acting President. The statement said that the Acting President had since been receiving regular updates on the status of investigation into the violence, adding that he was steadily in touch with Gov. Willy Obiano and security agencies. It quoted…

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FG To Pay Workers Outstanding Allowances

The Federal Government on Monday said that it would soon commence the payment of outstanding allowances for workers in its Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) in the country. Mrs Winifred Oyo-Ita, Head of Civil Service of the Federation (HOCSF), said this at a news conference to mark the 2017 Civil Service Week in Abuja. The 2017 theme of the week is “Entrenching a Citizen-Centred Service Delivery Culture; Partnering with the youth for Africa’s Transformation”. According to her, the issue of the payment of claims and arrears to Civil servants is…

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