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Enviromentalist calls for measures to save Niger Delta

  An environmentalist, Mr Okezi Odugala, has called for mitigation and adaptation approach by relevant stakeholders as proactive measures to save the Niger Delta area from climate change disasters.   Odugala, also the Executive Director of Eziodu Initiative for Sustainable Environmental Development (EISED), made the call on Wednesday in a statement. He said that it […]

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#EndSARS: INEC postpones Oct 31 by-elections indefinitely

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has postponed the October 31 by-elections scheduled in 11 states indefinitely. INEC National Commissioner, Festus Okoye, in a statement at the end of meeting with Resident Electoral Commissioners (RECs) on Thursday, said the postponement was “in compliance with Section 26 (2) of the Electoral Act 2010 (as amended), which […]

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CMA condemns denying medicare for #ENDSARS injured victims

  …wants murderers of defenseless protesters prosecuted   President of the Commonwealth Medical Association (CMA), Dr. Osahon Enabulele has raised the alarm over the despicable acts preventing ambulance services and medical care for the injured victims of the peaceful protest (code-named #ENDSARS and described the development as most unfortunate and unacceptable.   Enabulele who condemned […]

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Kukah, Falana, 39 others warns of impending anarchy

…demand independent inquiry, arrest of Lekki shooting conspirators No fewer than 41 prominent Nigerians including Bishop Matthew Kukah, Femi Falana, Pat Utomi, and Prof. Attahiru Jega, have warned that the deepening ethnic and religious divides being witnessed in the country could only lead to anarchy.   A statement signed by all 41 concerned citizens and made available […]

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#EndSARS Protests: Nigeria may reach point of no return’- General Abdulsalami

*Says: ‘Lekki shootings left us dumbfounded’ Former Military Head of State, General Abdulsalami Abubakar on Thursday warned that if measures are not quickly taken, the nationwide #EndSARS protests may lead the country to a point of no return. General Abdulsalami also expressed dismay over the shooting of armless youths at Lekki Toll Plaza, saying “the […]