Cultism: We did not launch market leader under pressure– Anambra CP

By Vincent Ujumadu Awka- ANAMBRA State Commissioner of Police, Mr. John Abang denied that the leader of the Eke Awka Market, Chief Emeka Agunmadu arrested last week along with three others over allegation of sponsoring cultism in the state, was released from detention under pressure from the state government. Adamu Mohammed,Police Addressing reporters during the…

Dickson condemns IPOB’s attack on Ekweremadu in Germany

By Samuel Oyadongha YENAGOA – BAYELSA State governor, Hon. Seriake Dickson, has condemned the attack on former Deputy Senate President, Prof Ike Ekweremadu, by men who claimed to be members of the Indigenous People of Biafra. Governor Dickson Why Kogi needs an experienced governor — Wada(Opens in a new browser tab) Dickson, in a statement…

Tribunal ensures of reasonable judgment in C’ River Guber elections petition

By Emma Una CALABAR- THE 2019  Governorship Elections Petitions Tribunal sitting in Cross River State has assured of a fair ruling in the matter brought by the All Progressives Congress, APC, governorship candidate, Senator John Owan Enoh, challenging the election of the candidate of  the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Senator Ben Ayade as governor of…

Worldwide Engagement Leading 2020 for Young Changemakers (Funding provided)

Due Date: October 15, 2019 Applications are open for the Worldwide Engagement Top 2020 The Worldwide Engagement Top (GES) empowers young changemakers to produce accountable and sustainable options to shared international issues. The Top is a week-long conference held every April at Northwestern University. Delegates from all over the world show up with change-based tasks…

Advancement in focus as Sanwo-Olu inaugurates cabinet

By Gboyega Akosile In fulfilling his electioneering promise that his cabinet would be constituted within 100 days of his government, Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, recently released the first batch of 25 nominees to occupy cabinet-ranked positions in the state. The list shows an administration that is ready to serve, given the pedigrees of nominees,…

2020: Ondo Deputy Guv rejects strategy to sign up with PDP

The Deputy Governor of Ondo State, Mr Agboola Ajayi, has denied a report that he is dumping the All Progressive Congress (APC) for the Peoples Democratic Party( PDP) in order to contest the 2020 governorship election against his boss, Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu. Ajayi said in a statement issued on Sunday in Akure by Mr Babatope…

Islamic cleric supporters death sentence for corrupt practices, kidnapping

An Ibadan-based Islamic cleric, Alhaji Abubakar Umar-Erubu, has advocated death penalty for anyone found culpable of corrupt practices and kidnapping in the country. Death sentence Umar-Erubu made the call in an interview With newsmen on Sunday in Ilorin. The cleric said that the call became imperative due to the rising cases of corruption and kidnapping…

The Ultimate List of Art Scholarships for Performing and Visual Art

Art scholarships can make a world of distinction when your trainee wishes to pursue their dream and graduate debt-free. There are an unexpected variety of scholarships for art majors and skilled artists, consisting of those pursuing non-artistic degrees. Here is the supreme list of art and style scholarships, consisting of whatever from scholarships for art…

International Society for the Performing Arts (ISPA) Membership and Celebrations Internship–...

Due Date: August 30, 2019 Applications are open for the International Society for the Carrying Out Arts (ISPA) Subscription and Occasions Internship– Fall 2019 Reporting to the Supervisor of Subscription and Occasions (MME), the Subscription and Occasions Intern will supply administrative assistance to the ISPA group, which will be preparing for the Congress to be…

12 th Asia-Europe Structure (ASEF) Press Reporters’ Workshop 2019 in Madrid,...

Due Date: September 16, 2019 The Asia-Europe Structure (ASEF) invites applications for the 12 th ASEF Reporters’ Workshop (ASEFJS12), to be hung on December 13-14, 2019 in Madrid, Spain. ASEFJS12 is a side occasion of the 14 th ASEM Foreign Ministers’ Fulfilling (ASEMFMM14). ASEFJS12 is a training-oriented occasion that provides young reporters from Asia and…