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Tweet President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has congratulated former President Shehu Shagari on his attainment of the age of 87. President Jonathan describes the former president as ‘an elder statesman who has continued to make his wisdom and vast experience available to the nation’,adding that Nigeria has benefitted immensely from his selfless contributions. He said...

Tweet Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Emeka Ihedioha - with two Bishops Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Emeka Ihedioha, CON, has commended the electorate of Ahiazu/Ezinihitte federal constituency for re-electing Hon. Nnanna Igbokwe in the re-run election on Saturday. Ihedioha said the outcome of the election reflected...

Tweet President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan congratulates Mr. Liyel  Imoke on his victory in Saturday’s governorship election in Cross River State. As he prepares to begin his second full term in office as Governor, President Jonathan urges Mr. Imoke to move quickly to establish a dedicated, purposeful and efficient administration that will help him to consolidate on...

Tweet By Hua Liming (China Daily) Although the US and Iran have stationed warships at the Hormuz strait, neither country really wants to start a war because military conflicts are not in their interests.Iran seems to continue flexing muscles amid tensions. It has been conducting manoeuvres and launching ballistic and cruise missiles, while two warships entered the Mediterranean...

Tweet An alleged Iranian hit squad used $27 portable radios to hide at least five bombs that Israeli and American authorities say they intended to use against Israeli targets in Bangkok, Thailand. Exclusive photos of one undetonated bomb, obtained by ABC News, show the inside of the radio packed with tiny ball bearings and six magnets.  Bomb experts say the magnets...

Tweet Information available to 247ureports.com indicates that pandamoniom has broken out in the capital city of Jos in Plateau State following the early morning [7:30am] sucide bombing of the COCIN [Church] headquaters in Jos. The bombing of the COCIN headquarters which is located at the heart of Jos is said to share the same fence with the Central Bank of Nigeria. The...

Tweet The announcement of Mallam Usman Magawata on the 21st May, 2008 at 4pm news as the DG NTA following the premature retirement of Mr. Point Blank – Dr Tonnie Iredia, OON, hit the air waves as a rudeshock. But following the heated debate that greeted the faces of Nigerian, many believed Mallam Magawata should be given the benefit of doubt despite the fact that all...

Tweet Delta state government has again awarded scholarships to 412 post graduate and undergraduate students with a warning to the National Association of Delta State Students to stop threatening government functionaries as the state government was religiously committed to the programme. The state governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan who gave the warning while presenting a...

Tweet By Sullivan Odumegwu The subject matter of this discourse is the suit currently pending before a Federal High Court in Abuja seeking a declaration that, by the combined consequences of becoming a member or Chairman of a statutory body whilst a Senator and exercising powers under that body, Senator President, David Mark, has been caught by Section 68(1) (e) of the...

Tweet By Salihu Tanko Yakasai Kano State! By simple definition, a parasite means; an organism that benefits at the expense of another, the host! Taken into account this simple definition, I wonder how an average northerner can be termed one by my southern counterparts, especially from the Oil Producing region in Nigeria, My Country! Let me give u a simple example with...