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Tweet The Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) has reiterated its long-standing position barring members of the party from accepting appointments from the PDP-led Federal Government. In a statement issued in Abuja on Wednesday by its National Publicity Secretary, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, the party said the decision...

Tweet Press Statement From ANCOPSS VETERANS – We former National Executive Members of the All Nigeria Conference of Principals of Secondary Schools from 1986 to 1992 under the aegis of ANCOPSS ASSOCIATES are worthy and respected Nigerians from different states and parts of the Federation – Most of us (all graduates and noble teachers of our time) first met...

Tweet The Federal Government yesterday flagged off the rehabilitation project of the Enugu-Abakaliki road promising that when completed, the road will substantially improve the movement of people goods and services as well as considerably reducing travel time, vehicle operating cost and traffic related fatalities among others. Performing the flag off ceremony, the Minister...

Tweet Press Statement KOGI: IS PROF. JEGA  THE NEW ‘CJN’? The Jibrin Isah Campaign Organisation views with utter dismay , statements credited to the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on the political logjam in Kogi State. Rather than seek the correct interpretation of the Supreme Court’s verdict in a competent court of law,...

Tweet PRESS RELEASE: In light of the recent fuel subsidy crisis in Nigeria which almost derailed our fragile Democracy and its continuous aftershocks, Eket Development Congress USA Inc. (EDC) has decided to add its voice to those of millions of Nigerians who believe that the solution to the subsidy issue is within our power to ameliorate. The Federal Government and the Akwa...

Tweet Igboville members arranged free buses to evacuate Igbos stranded in Maiduguri, Borno state. Attached images show some of the evacuees being interviewed by journalists at 9th Mile corner Enugu state. Ecavuated Member The initial evacuation involved two buses with about 150 Igbo men, women and children who left Maiduguri on wednesday morning and arrived the east...

Tweet 1. Our attention is drawn to the Financial Times article published on January 28, 2012and captioned “Sanusi Links Boko Haram To Derivation”. Mallam Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), reportedly linked disparity in statutory allocations to states as fundamental reason for on-going terrorist activities and religion motivated...

Tweet Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala FEDERAL MINISTRY OF FINANCE News Release January 31, 2012 SURE: 74,000 JOBS SET ASIDE FOR VULNERABLE GROUPS – OKONJO-IWEALA Twenty percent of the 370,000 jobs that will be created nationwide this year under the public works programme of the Subsidy Reinvestment and Empowerment Scheme (SURE) will go to vulnerable groups including persons...

Tweet It has come to our attention that some media houses are alleging that President Goodluck Jonathan was “defeated” by President Yayi Boni of Benin Republic in the “contest” to elect a new African Union Chairman at the 18th AU summit in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. This report is false and is only the latest in a series of sensational and fictional reporting...

Tweet   Dear Reuben Abati, I read your cleverly written letter to me regarding our latest report on President Goodluck Jonathan’s junket to Ethiopia. In writing what purports to be a rejoinder, you deliberately left out details of our sms exchanges on the same issue. That omission, I suggest, was an attempt to evade the central issue raised in our report....