COVID-19: Ikpeazu returns to “classroom”, teaches senior secondary students Biology via radio/tv

41 Views Abia State Governor, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu, was on Tuesday, May 12th, 2020, the guest Biology teacher to senior secondary students in a state organized “radio classroom” program aimed at bridging the teaching and learning gap in the state as occasioned by the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown. The Governor who was formerly the Head of Biochemistry Department at the Enugu State University of Science and Technology centered his 45 minutes presentation on respiration and later answered questions from students as well as gave assignments for the next lesson. Accompanied by…

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Prof. Ibrahim Gambari And June 12: The “Un-disgraced” Collaborator By Omoyele Sowore

119 ViewsIf the Abacha repressive regime were a soccer team, Professor Ibrahim Gambari would be one of the “1st eleven players” or at least a quarter back on the reserve bench in the government squad. Though Abacha didn’t play soccer, he certainly sat on a killer squad that faced down members of the opposition-all lovers of democracy, and ordinary Nigerians in and out of Nigeria-while his bestial reign lasted, in addition to Abacha Professor Gambari has served almost all the dictators that has scorched the piece of earth known as…

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Emir of Ilorin speaks on Prof. Gambari’s appointment as President Buhari’s new Chief of Staff

475 ViewsThe Emir of Ilorin and Chairman, Kwara State Council of Chiefs, Mai-Martaba Alhaji Ibrahim Sulu-Gambari, on Tuesday afternoon lent credence to reports on the appointment of one of his chiefs, Professor Ibrahim Gambari, as the new Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari. Tough the appointment is yet to be formally announced, the Ilorin Monarch in a statement signed by his Media Aide, Mallam Abdulazeez Arowona, described the appointment as great honour to the entire people of Ilorin Emirate and Kwarans at large. Alhaji Sulu-Gambari expressed confidence that Prof.…

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COVID-19: Extend Your Technical Support to Sokoto Now, Gov Tambuwal aide begs FG

50 Views    His Excellency Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of Sokoto state is committed to taking all necessary and timely measures in order to protect citizens of our dear state & other residents from the challenges of this virus, COVID-19 as well as the development of our economic activities. We believed strongly that the measures taken by the Sokoto state government, particularly governor Tambuwal, are good for the safety and well beings of our people to reduce the impact of suffering of our citizens and the spread of infectious disease…

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Churches must be careful in their desire to reopen – Pastor Sam Adeyemi

47 ViewsSam Adeyemi, senior pastor of the Daystar Christian Centre has urged christians to remain calm during this period of the ravaging COVID-19 pandemic. Adeyemi who expressed displeasure over the devastating effect of the pandemic, said he is quite pained churches are closed but however everyone must bear with the situation and hold on for a while. Adeyemi who spoke during an Instagram live interview tagged “iforowero” with BBC News Yoruba monitored by The Nation, said, “This is a world wide issue, pastors are clamouring for the reopening of churches”.…

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Orji Uzor Kalu Still Cooling His Heels at Kuje Prison-NCS

62 ViewsBarely a week after the Supreme Court nullified the conviction of Senator Orji Uzor Kalu and ordered a fresh trial, on grounds that that Judge who gave the ruling was already a Justice of the Court of Appeal when he gave the verdict. The Senator representing Abia North Senatorial District is still cooling his heels at the Kuje Correctional Service. According to the Nigerian Correctional service, once all conditions to secure the Kalu’s release are met, he would be let go. The service also debunked allegations that it was…

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BREAKING: “I Am Not Aware”, Buhari’s Spokesman reacts to rumours of Ibrahim appointment as Chief of Staff

68 ViewsThe Presidency on Tuesday reacted to reports that President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed a new Chief of Staff, CoS. Reports on social media had it that Buhari appointed Prof. Ibrahim Gambari as his new CoS, following the demise of Abba Kyari. When DAILY POST reached out to Buhari’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, the presidential spokesperson said he was not aware of such development. In a text sent, Garba wrote: “I have not been briefed.”

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China: If We Have to Pay for Coronavirus, U.S. Has to Pay for AIDS, 2008 Financial Crisis

223 ViewsChinese state media once again floated the prospect of international lawsuits against the United States for supposedly being responsible for the HIV/AIDS epidemic in a column Thursday, adding the 2008 financial crisis and the 1918 Spanish Flu pandemic to the list. Chinese state media once again floated the prospect of international lawsuits against the United States for supposedly being responsible for the HIV/AIDS epidemic in a column Thursday, adding the 2008 financial crisis and the 1918 Spanish Flu pandemic to the list. In the early days of the outbreak…

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EFCC arrests two Chinese for offering N100m bribe

72 ViewsThe Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has apprehended two Chinese nationals for offering a 100 million naira bribe to the Head of its Sokoto Zonal Office, Abdullahi Lawal, and his team. The two Chinese, Meng Wei Kun and Xu Kuoi of China Zhounghao Nigeria Limited, a construction company, were arrested in a well-coordinated operation that lasted four days. Parading the suspects on Tuesday, Lawal told newsmen that the duo offered him and his team, the bribe to compromise an ongoing investigation against their company. “On May 7, 2020, I…

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