Category: National/Politics

Police Arrest Journalist in Uyo

Publisher of FactsReporter.com, Obong Ndutim, has been apprehended by police in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State over articles posted on his website. Reports have it that Ndutim was apprehended by the security operatives yesterday morning at his residence in Uyo by men of the Criminal Investigations Department, (CID). Spokesperson for the Police Command in Uyo, DSP Odiko MacDonconfirmed…

Applications For Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Programme 2019 Opens on TEFConnect

The Tony Elumelu Foundation will open the 5th Entrepreneurship Programme application cycle on January 1, 2019. Applications will be hosted on the largest digital networking platform for African entrepreneurs, TEFConnect, www.tefconnect.com. On the 1st of January 2019, at 12am, WAT, the Tony Elumelu Foundation will begin accepting applications for the fifth cycle of its Entrepreneurship…

Obasa Mourns Frederick Fasehun

Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Mudashiru Obasa, has commiserated with the leadership of the Oodua Peoples Congress (OPC) over the death of its founder and national leader, Dr Frederick Fasehun. A statement released on Sunday signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Musbau Rasak, Obasa also commiserated with the family of the deceased…

Agbaje Kicks Off Campaigns, Promises to Free Lagos From Powerful Cabals

On Saturday, December 1, 2018, candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the Lagos State governorship election in 2019, Olujimi Agbaje, kicked off his campaign. During the declaration held in Lekki, Lagos, it was a rainbow coalition of various social, political and cultural groups, who came to show their immense support for him. The…

ANED Berates Gov Obaseki Over Row With BEDC

The Association of Nigerian Electricity Distributors, ANED, has lent its voice to the ongoing row between the Governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki and the management of Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) Speaking in response to media queries, ANED’s Executive Director for Research and Advocacy, Chief Sunday Oduntan, said the umbrella body was displeased by…