Sunday Magazine

How I was tortured in Awkuzu SARS’ black cell for 3 months –Nwankwo

Justin Ogochukwu Nwankwo, who was the manager of Upper-Class Hotel, Onitsha, demolished in August, 2013, by the administration of the then governor of Anambra State, Mr. Peter Obi, has narrated his ordeal in the hands of the Special Antirobbery Squad (SARS), in Awkuzu, in Oyi local government area.   According to Nwankwo, who said he […]

Sunday Magazine

COVID-19: Angry Nigerians suspend safety measures, protocols

Many Nigerians are currently not complying with all COVID-19 safety measures and protocols, such as compulsory wearing of facemasks in the public, regular washing of hands and the use of hand sanitizers , saying that the government at all levels are not truthful about the pandemic status in the country, especially as the government warned […]

Politics Sunday Magazine

Eddy Olafeso: Umahi’s defection dangerous for his political career

The fact that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is facing leadership crisis is an understatement. First was the parallel zonal meeting of the party in the South-West and next is the crack created in the party in the South- East by the defection of Ebonyi State Governor, Chief David Umahi. In this interview with ADEWALE […]

Interview Sunday Magazine

How my convoy was riddled with bullets –Prophet Ayorinde

As the World Evangelism Bible Church (WEBIC), celebrates its 25th anniversary this month, its General Overseer and renowned, Prophet Dr. Samson Ayorinde, reflects on the vision, mandate and impact of WEBIC, his escape from armed robbers’ attacks, the clampdown on his famous miracle telecast by Nigerian authorities and other issues in this interview with TAI […]

Sunday Magazine

Nigeria practically in a state of war, says Hon. Azubogu

Hon. Chris Emeka Azubogu, who represents Nnewi North/ South/ Ekwusigo Federal Constituency of Anambra State, is a member of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). In this interview with CHUKWU DAVID, he speaks on the 2021 budget, involvement of youths in government, recent #EndSARS protest and his governorship ambition in Anambra State, among other issues   […]

Sunday Magazine

Police keep mum as death toll in Edo cult war rises

  •Corpse of victims litter streets, as families mourn     Apprehension has continued to envelop residents and parents in Benin, the Edo State capital and its environs, following the weeklong bloody killings that have left an estimated 28 persons dead across the state.   This is as reports Saturday indicated that the Assistant Commissioner […]

Sunday Magazine

Residents displaced, houses destroyed as ocean surge sacks Ondo community

Surge from the Atlantic Ocean, yesterday sacked Ayetoro, a coastal community in Ilaje Local Government Area, Ondo State.   The surge which occurred around 2:30 am, when the residents were fast asleep was said to have destroyed over 100 houses with about 2000 residents displaced. Speaking on the incident, the Secretary, Ayetoro Youths Congress, Mr. […]

Sunday Magazine

COVID-19: ‘Why we mustn’t backslide on critical health goals’

The possibility of a second wave of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), which has affected over 64000 people in Nigeria is causing anxiety among residents who fear that another lockdown is imminent. CHIJIOKE IREMEKA reports   •Abide by the COVID-19 protocols to avoid second wave of pandemic –NMA •‘We must prepare for the next pandemic now’   […]

Sunday Magazine

Why Nigerians are angry with political elite, says Ozo-Esan

The #EndSARS protests and the violence that trailed it has thrown up so many issues in the polity as many political analysts struggle to interpret the scenarios and their implications. In this interview, a former Secretary General Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Dr. Peter Ozo-Esan explains why Nigerians took to the streets and predicts that there […]

Sunday Magazine

NECO candidates express frustrations, may shun exam after passing WASSCE

Due to frustrations occasioned by the continuous postponement and delay in the recommencement of the 2020 National Examination Council (NECO) Senior School Certificate Examination (SSCE), many candidates may not be returning to the halls to continue with the examination, especially now that West African Examination Council (WAEC) has released the results of the 2020 West […]