Category: Nigeria

US pledges support for Nigeria’s anti-terrorism war, victims’ families

The United States Government has pledged to support Nigeria’s war against terrorism, as the country marks a decade of the mass abduction of over 200 schoolgirls in Chibok, North-East, by terrorists. This was contained in a statement issued by the spokesperson of the U.S. Embassy, Aishah Gambari, on Sunday, in Abuja. Gambari said the U.S. would also support Nigeria’s terrorism survivors and their families, saying…

I’m interested in better Nigeria – Peter Obi clears air on running with El-Rufai

The 2023 presidential candidate of the Labour Party, LP, Peter Obi, has said he is more interested in Nigeria’s success today than in the future. This follows speculations on social media that he was looking to make former Kaduna State governor, Nasir El-Rufai, his running mate in the 2027 polls. But Obi, while speaking with journalists in Gombe State shortly after donating a borehole to…

Tackle insecurity, hunger in Nigeria – IPAC charges Tinubu at 72

The Inter Party Advisory Council, IPAC, has used the occasion of Bola Ahmed Tinubu’s 72nd birthday to charge the President to tackle insecurity and hunger in the country. The council said that Tinubu, as a politician, who has fought for the restoration of democracy from the military junta and mentored several Nigerians who are now occupying public offices, should be able to find his way…

Easter: Nationwide darkness hits Nigeria as national grid collapsed

Nationwide darkness hit Nigeria as the national grid collapsed for the fourth time in 2024 amid the Easter holidays. According to sources from electricity distribution companies in Nigeria, the grid collapsed around 4:30 pm on Thursday. Kunle Olubiyo, the president of Nigerian Consumer Protection Network confirmed the grid collapse to DAILY POST. DAILY POST learnt that power went off around 4:30 pm on Thursday in…