Anambra Election: Police to deploy additional 26,000 personnel

The Inspector-General of Police, Mr Idris Ibrahim on Nov. 3 at the Also Villa, announced the deployment of 21,000 personnel for the election. The Nigeria Police Force said it would deploy additional 26, 000 personnel for the Anambra governorship election scheduled for Nov. 18.The News Agency of Nigeria ( NAN) recalls that the Inspector-General of Police, Mr Idris Ibrahim on Nov.

H.I.D. Awolowo Foundation hosts first annual lecture November 28

Chief Mrs. Hannah Idowu Dideolu (H.I.D)
The H.I.D. Awolowo Foundation would on November 28, 2017 host the first annual lecture to edify the late Yeye Oodua.It will hold at the Nigeria Institute of International Affairs (NIIA), Victoria Island, Lagos, at 10:00a.m.
The foundation was launched on September 19, 2016, under the aegis of the Obafemi Awolowo Foundation.The public lecture is aimed at perpetuating the edifying legacy of the late H.I.D.

Water Resources minister, others want engineers included in national plan

Minister of Water Resources, Mr. Suleiman Adamu
The Minister of Water Resources, Suleiman Adamu, has advocated for the inclusion of professional engineers in national planning as any national development plan made without their inputs is bound to have limited success.

Total donates 12- unit doctors’ quarters to UUTH

As part of its Corporate Social Responsibility and continued support for medical services in the country, Total Upstream Companies has built and donated to University of Uyo Teaching Hospital (UUTH) a 12-unit doctors quarters.

AFRIMA 2017: Ycee wins Best African Hip-hop Artist at music award ceremony

Ycee fought off competition from some of the continent’s best, including South Africans AKA, Emtee and Nasty C. Ycee has emerged as the Best African Hip Hop Artist at the 2017 All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA).

AFRIMA 2017: Tiwa Savage wins Best Female Artist in West Africa at music award...

The Nigerian superstar took home the award at the ceremony which held at the Eko Convention Center, Eko Hotels & Suites, Lagos. Tiwa Savage as emerged as the Best Female Artist in West Africa at the 2017 All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA).

What do candidates have in stock for Anambra?

Six days to the governorship election in Anambra State, political parties and their candidates are intensifying their strategies with legion of campaign promises. Nwanosike Onu reports.

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M.I Abaga: Vector has dig at rapper over diss track

Vector tha Viper who reportedly has a beef with Abaga, sent out a message to the latter and it is not your regular friendly handshake. Vector tha Viper had a strong message for rapper M.I Abaga following the latter’s diss track asking Nigerian MCs to improve on their craft.

Army sets up board to probe shooting, death of officers at Chibok

The Nigerian Army says it has has instituted a Board of Inquiry to unravel the circumstances surrounding the shooting incident that resulted in the death of an officer and a Senior Non-Commission Officer at Chibok in Borno.
According to a statement issued by Brig.-Gen. Sani Usman the incident occurred on Sunday, where the officers were deployed.
Usman said the BOI was expected to turn in its report and findings in one week.

Krzibeatz features Yemi Alade, Harmonize on ‘911’

Music producer and self-acclaimed King of new wave, Krizbeatz, is set to end the year on a big note, with the release of a new single, ‘911’.
The song, the fourth single off KrizBeatz’s ‘ADm’ album, which will be released on November 29, features Yemi Alade and Tanzania’s Harmonize.

PDP chairman: Governors battle ex-governors, others

PDP chairman: Governors battle ex-governors, others
Secondus gains more support
The battle for Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chairman continued at the weekend with governors insisting on their  right to back a candidate.
They said they might unveil their candidate before the December 9 convention.

Police probe Wike, Amaechi bloody clash  

Police Chief Ibrahim Idris has ordered a probe into the  Saturday clash between security detail of Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike and those of Minister of Transportation Chibuile Amaechi in Port Harcourt.
Although nobody died during the clash, many were injured and the rifle of a policeman was snatched at the Trans-Amadi Layout.
Both Wike and Amaechi, who are former allies, claim thay escaped assassination.

Anambra Debate: I’ll Focus On Skill-Based Education, Not Certificate – Ezeemo

Godwin EzeemoCandidate of the Progressives People’s Alliance (PPA) in the forthcoming election in Anambra State, Godwin Ezeemo, has promised to ensure youths are employable if elected governor.

PDP Has Lost Its Soul, APC Is Divisive – UPP’s Chidoka

Osita ChidokaThe United Progressive Party (UPP) governorship aspirants in Anambra State, Mr Osita Chidoka, has taken a swipe at political parties.
He dismissed their chances at winning the election during the governorship debate organised by Channels Television and its partners on Sunday.