Anambra Election: INEC advises parties to follow guidelines for primaries

INEC’s National Commissioner and Chairman Elections and Party Monitoring Committee, gave the advice in an interview on Sunday The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has advised political parties to follow electoral guidelines and party principles in the conduct of their primaries for the Anambra Governorship election scheduled for Nov. 28, 2017. Prof. Antonia Okoosi-Simbine, INEC’s National Commissioner and Chairman Elections ...

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Jerry Lewis: Mourned and Remembered by Stars Everywhere

It's been a tough weekend for comedians, huh? Last night we learned that the beloved Dick Gregory had passed away, and then, less than 24 hours later, the news broke that Jerry Lewis had also died. Jerry, known for his comedy and for his amazing humanitarian work, was 91 years old, and he passed away in his Las Vegas home ...

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Special courts to try hate speech cases, terrorists, kidnappers

From Juliana Taiwo-Obalonye, Abuja The National Economic Council (NEC) has agreed to designate special courts for the purposes of prosecuting purveyors of hate speech as well as suspected terrorists and kidnappers. Also, in order to end incessant clashes between herdsmen and farmers in different parts of the country, NEC has agreed to address the delay in the criminal justice system, ...

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BREAKING: Gunmen kill Ortom’s aide

From: Rose Ejembi, Makurdi Another aide to Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, Dr. Tavershima Adyorough, was, on Sunday, shot dead at his Makurdi residence by yet-to-be0identified gunmen. Adyorough, who was Principal Special Assistant on Knowledge Economy and Investments, was shot and killed by gunmen who invaded his residence at about 12.30am Sunday and also shot his wife. Meanwhile, Governor Ortom, ...

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Future And JAY-Z Are Still Fighting About Money Phones

JAY-Z’s most famous line on his new album 4:44 turned out to be the one about money phones. You’re on the Gram holding money to your ear, there’s a disconnect / We don’t call that money over here,” Hov raps. Future, Boosie Badazz, Drake and Blac Youngsta have all objected to that advice, and have made it … The post Future And ...

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In Gombe: PDP wins bye-election

Siadu said three polling units with 1,700 votes cast were affected by  irregularities and had those votes cancelled. The peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate, Alhaji Kawuwa Malala has been declared winner of Dukku North Constituency bye-election in to the Gombe State House of Assembly. The Returning Officer, Prof. Mohammed announced the results in Malala, Dukku Local Government Area of the ...

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