Poets urge government to support, promote poetry writing

Poets urge government to support, promote poetry writing

The Poets in Nigeria, PIN, Initiative, an non-governmental organisation, has urged government and private organisations to support and promote creativity of poetry writing in the country. The president of the organisation, Mr Eriata Oribhabor, made…

Insecurity: Katsina govt bans use of motorcycles

Insecurity: Katsina govt bans use of motorcycles

Governor Aminu Masari of Katsina State has signed an Executive Order restricting the use of motorcycles and tricycles between 7 p.m. and 6 a.m. across the state with effect from January 20. The state Attorney…

Imo guber: INEC issues Certificate of Return to Uzodinma as governor

Imo guber: INEC issues Certificate of Return to…

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has issued Certificate of Return to Hope Uzodinma as winner of March 19, 2019 governorship election in Imo, in compliance with the Supreme Court ruling. Speaking to newsmen shortly…

JUST IN: Russia Prime Minister Medvedev resigns

JUST IN: Russia Prime Minister Medvedev resigns

Prime Minister of Russia, Dmitry Medvedev, submitted his resignation to President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday, Tass news agency reported. Russian news agencies said Putin thanked Medvedev for his service but noted that the prime minister’s…

Alleged N32.9bn fraud: EFCC resumes trial of Mompha

Alleged N32.9bn fraud: EFCC resumes trial of Mompha

The N32.9 billion fraud trial of alleged internet celebrity, Ismaila Mustapha (alias Mompha) on Wednesday continued before a Federal High Court in Lagos State. Mompha is charged by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC,…

Oldest material on Earth found inside meteorite in Australia

Oldest material on Earth found inside meteorite in…

A meteorite that crashed into rural southeastern Australia in a fireball in 1969 contained the oldest material ever found on Earth, stardust that predated the formation of our solar system by billions of years, scientists…