The Time Has Come To Choose Wisely

The Time Has Come To Choose Wisely

–Blank NEWS Online (NIGERIA) –BySenator Kashim SHETTIMA: Being a keynote address at Support Group Conference, organised by Support Groups Management Council (SGMC), in honour of Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu at International Conference Centre, Abuja, on January 17, 2022. I stand here today…

A SEASON OF POLITICAL ABLUTIONS

A SEASON OF POLITICAL ABLUTIONS

–Blank NEWS Online (NIGERIA): The year preceeding the general election year in Nigeria is always an interesting one. This is the time when political gladiators, both the serious and the pretenders, jostle for space in their political nests while seeking for attention…

Delta House Of Assembly Aspirant Fidel Onwodi Promises Excellent Representation

Delta House Of Assembly Aspirant Fidel Onwodi Promises Excellent Representation

–Blank NEWS Online (NIGERIA) –From Editor’s DESK: Ahead of the 2023 general elections, a member of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Engr. Fidel Eweniwe Onwodi, has declared to represent Aniocha North State Constituency in the Delta State House of Assembly. He said…

Stop Comparing Me With Other Governors, Zulum Appeals To Supporters

Stop Comparing Me With Other Governors, Zulum Appeals To Supporters

-Blank NEWS Online (NIGERIA): Borno State Governor, Professor Babagana Zulum has expressed gratitude to many of his promoters on social media platforms but however pleaded with them to stop comparing his performance with those of his colleagues in other states. He said…

TONY KABAKA AND THE ROAD TO DAMASCUS

TONY KABAKA AND THE ROAD TO DAMASCUS

–Blank NEWS Online (NIGERIA): Notoriety, bravado and the audacious use of extra-territoriality of state power gained traction and popularity with the dreaded Tony Kabaka as he reigned in the heyday of political thuggery and thundering that is often associated with electioneering campaigns…

Lagos EndSARS Report: FG Officials To Answer Questions -Reps Minority Caucus *Says Report Reveals Plot To Cover Up Bloody Massacre Of Youths

Lagos EndSARS Report: FG Officials To Answer Questions -Reps Minority Caucus *Says Report Reveals Plot To Cover Up Bloody Massacre Of Youths

-Blank NEWS Online (NIGERIA)- From Editor’s DESK: THE Minority Caucus in the House of Representatives had said that the report of the Lagos EndSARS judicial panel has clearly attested to an attempt by officials of the All Progressive Congress, APC, led Federal…

Anambra Guber Poll: At Last Soludo Declared Winner

Anambra Guber Poll: At Last Soludo Declared Winner

–Blank NEWS Online (NIGERIA) –From Sunny A. DAVIDS/ Awka: AT exactly 1.51am on 10th November 2021 the All Progressive Grand Alliance  APGA candidate, Prof. Charrles Chukwuma Soludo was finally declared winner of the 2021 Governorship election in Anambra State. The returning Officer for…

ANAMBRA: THE SOLUTION CALLED SOLUDO

ANAMBRA: THE SOLUTION CALLED SOLUDO

-Blank NEWS Online (NIGERIA) –By Austen AKHAGBEME: PROFESSOR Chukwuma Charles Soludo is undoubtedly, a renowned personality. He is from a large tribe of public intellectuals known for their lucidity in juxtaposing hypotheses and theories against the naked reality of the Nigerian situation….

Anambra Election: CG Tells 20,000 Deployed NSCDC Personnel To Use Minimum Force, Conduct Selves Professionally

Anambra Election: CG Tells 20,000 Deployed NSCDC Personnel To Use Minimum Force, Conduct Selves Professionally

–Blank NEWS Online (NIGERIA): THE Commandant General of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Dr. Ahmed Audi has read out the riot act to personnel of the agency on duty in Anambra for the success of the gubernatorial election in state,…

Anambra 2021: Andy Uba, Ozigbo, Soludo, Ifeanyi Uba, Others Sign Peace Accord

Anambra 2021: Andy Uba, Ozigbo, Soludo, Ifeanyi Uba, Others Sign Peace Accord

–Blank NEWS Online (NIGERIA) –From Sunny DAVIDS: AHEAD of Saturday’s Governorship election in Anambra State, candidates contesting in the exercise have signed a peace accord committed to a peaceful democratic process. Our correspondent reports that the peace accord was organised by the…

IPAC Alleges Plot To Falsify Anambra Gov Results *Fingers Andy Uba, INEC, Army, Police, DSS

IPAC Alleges Plot To Falsify Anambra Gov Results *Fingers Andy Uba, INEC, Army, Police, DSS

–Blank NEWS Online (NIGERIA): THE Inter-Party Advisory Council of Nigeria Anambra State chapter (IPAC) has allegedly accused the APC candidate for November 6 Governorship election, Senator Andy Uba, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), the Army, the Police and the Directorate of…

Reports On Assassination Of INEC Chairman In Anambra False — CP

Reports On Assassination Of INEC Chairman In Anambra False — CP

–Blank NEWS Online (NIGERIA)- From Sunny DAVIDS: THE Anambra State Police Command says reports on alleged assassination of the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Anambra State is false and misleading. The Police Commissioner in the State, CP Echeng…

I Have No Godfather, I Defeated Them In Court – Ozigbo

I Have No Godfather, I Defeated Them In Court – Ozigbo

–Blank NEWS Online (NIGERIA)- From Sunny DAVIDS: THE candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Valentine Ozigbo has said that he does not have a godfather in the Anambra Governorship race. The former Chairman and Chief Executive of Transcorp, who spoke…

Anambra Election: US Threatens Visa Restriction On Instigators Of Violence

Anambra Election: US Threatens Visa Restriction On Instigators Of Violence

–Blank NEWS Online (NIGERIA): THE United States has warned that anyone who interferes with the lawful conduct of the Anambra state government or instigate violence in the South East state would be given visa restriction. A statement on Wednesday from the US…

PDP, STABILITY AND THE NEW VIBES OF OPPOSITION

PDP, STABILITY AND THE NEW VIBES OF OPPOSITION

-Blank NEWS Online (NIGERIA) –By Austen AKHAGBEME: THE signals emanating from the recent concluded national convention of The People’s Democratic Party, PDP, shows a brighter light not only for opposition politics in Nigeria, but also for qualitative intra-party politics and stability. Amidst…

ANAMBRA: Why I Dumped APGA For APC -Dep Gov Okeke Breaks Silence

ANAMBRA: Why I Dumped APGA For APC -Dep Gov Okeke Breaks Silence

–Blank NEWS Online (NIGERIA): ANAMBRA State Deputy Governor, Dr. Nkem Okeke who recently dumped the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) for the All Progressives Congress (APC) has given reasons why he left his principal, Chief Willie Obiano. Dr. Okeke who spoke to…

Time For Nigeria To Join Hands With China In Upholding True Multilateralism

Time For Nigeria To Join Hands With China In Upholding True Multilateralism

-Blank NEWS Online (NIGERIA): ON October 25,2021, H.E. Xi Jinping, President of the People’s Republic of China delivered a Speech At the Conference Marking the 50th Anniversary of the Restoration Of the Lawful Seat of the People’s Republic of China In the…

Days To Anambra Election: Deputy Gov Resurfaces After Defecting To APC

Days To Anambra Election: Deputy Gov Resurfaces After Defecting To APC

–Blank NEWS Online (NIGERIA): DEPUTY Governor of Anambra state, Dr. Nkem Okeke, who hitherto ditched his party All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) and defected to the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC resumed work on Thursday in his office at Government House and…

Anambra Poll: NSCDC Deploys 20,000 Personnel

Anambra Poll: NSCDC Deploys 20,000 Personnel

–Blank NEWS Online (NIGERIA): TWENTY thousand (20,000) members of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) are to be deployed towards a hitch-free election in Anambra State. Speaking in Abuja on Thursday during the Opening Ceremony of a 3-day train-the-trainers capacity…

Election: Soludo Mocks Andy Uba, Says He’s Afraid Of Meeting Anambra People

Election: Soludo Mocks Andy Uba, Says He’s Afraid Of Meeting Anambra People

–Blank NEWS Online (NIGERIA) -From Sunny A. DAVID (Awka): THE candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), Prof. Chukwuma Soludo has mocked his All Progressives Congress (APC) counterpart, Senator Andy Uba, over his inability to flag off his Governorship election campaign….

Chinese Envoy Wants Nigerian Political Parties To Learn From Communist Party Of China

Chinese Envoy Wants Nigerian Political Parties To Learn From Communist Party Of China

-Blank NEWS Online (NIGERIA) -From Editor’s DESK: THE Chinese Ambassador to Nigeria, Cui Jianchun has asked political parties to learn from Communist Party of China by making the well-being of Nigerians their priority. Speaking at the Public Presentation of a book with…

Isoko Monarchs Laud Gov Okowa For Delta Assembly Majority Leader Position

Isoko Monarchs Laud Gov Okowa For Delta Assembly Majority Leader Position

–Blank NEWS Online (NIGERIA) –From Michael J. EKOKORUWE: ISOKO Traditional Rulers Council through its Chairman, HRM Anthony William Ovrawah Omogha 1, the Odiologbo of Oleh kingdom, has lauded the Governor of Delta State, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa for retaining the position of…

Heavy Deployment of Security During Elections Shows Democracy Not Fully Entrenched -Ghana’s IGP

Heavy Deployment of Security During Elections Shows Democracy Not Fully Entrenched -Ghana’s IGP

–Blank NEWS Online (NIGERIA) –From Mike SOGBOLA: GHANA’S Inspector General of Police (IGP), George Dampare has punched holes in heavy deployment of security forces during in some West African countries, insisting that it only paints the picture that democracy is still yet…

DELTA 2023: PUT YOUR HOUSE IN ORDER, BASHORUN ASKIA ADVICES URHOBO NATION

DELTA 2023: PUT YOUR HOUSE IN ORDER, BASHORUN ASKIA ADVICES URHOBO NATION

–Blank NEWS Online (NIGERIA) –From Editor’s DESK: THE Managing Director,/Chief Executive Officer of the Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission, DESOPADEC, Bashorun Askia Ogieh, has advised the Urhobo Progress Union, UPU, to put its house together ahead of the 2023 governorship…

Gov. Okowa Is Committed To Equity, Fairness -Prof. Akpotu

Gov. Okowa Is Committed To Equity, Fairness -Prof. Akpotu

-Blank NEWS Online (NIGERIA) –From Michael J. EKOKORUWE: PRESIDENT General of the social – cultural Apex organization of Isoko Nation, Isoko Development Union (IDU), Professor Chris Akpotu, has commended the Governor of Delta State, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa for his commitment to…

Get Involved In Political Process, Gov Okowa Tells Delta Youths

Get Involved In Political Process, Gov Okowa Tells Delta Youths

–Blank NEWS Online (NIGERIA) –From Editor’s DESK THE Delta State Government has charged youths in the state to participate fully in the electoral process so that they can contribute their own quota in the governance of the state. Delta State Governor, Senator…

2023: PDP Remains Nigerians Hope For Life of Peace, Eco Prosperity – Elumelu

2023: PDP Remains Nigerians Hope For Life of Peace, Eco Prosperity – Elumelu

–Blank NEWS Online (NIGERIA) –From Editor’s DESK MINORITY Leader of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Ndudi Elumelu, has said that returning the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to power in 2023, remains the best hope for Nigerians to enjoy a life of…

Gbajabiamila Harps On Need For More Women Participation In Politics

Gbajabiamila Harps On Need For More Women Participation In Politics

–Blank NEWS Online (NIGERIA) –From Mike SOGBOLO: SPEAKER, House of Representatives, Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila has said there is needto pave the path for a more equal, safer and more inclusive Nigeria where women can optimally and effectively contribute their own quota to…

Okowa Deserves To Be President of Nigeria, Says Elumelu …Calls on him to make self available for post

Okowa Deserves To Be President of Nigeria, Says Elumelu …Calls on him to make self available for post

–Blank NEWS Online (NIGERIA) –From Editor’s DESK DELTA Governor, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, has been called upon to make himself available for the president of Nigeria come 2023. The Minority Leader of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Ndudi Elumelu made the…

Outgoing Minister Of Environment Hands Over To Ikeazor

Outgoing Minister Of Environment Hands Over To Ikeazor

–Blank NEWS Online (NIGERIA) –From Mike SOGBOLO: The outgoing Minister of Environment, Dr. Muhammad Mahmood Abubakar has officially handed over the affairs of the Ministry to the Minister of State for Environment, Chief Sharon Ikeazor. Speaking at the handing over ceremony, Abubakar,…

2023: Reps Minority Leader Elumelu Says Nigerians Ready to Follow PDP To Victory

2023: Reps Minority Leader Elumelu Says Nigerians Ready to Follow PDP To Victory

–Blank NEWS Online (NIGERIA) –From Editor’s DESK: THE Minority Leader of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Ndudi Elumelu has expressed the confidence and willingness of Nigerians to follow the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to Victory in 2023. Elumelu in his remarks…

Minister’s Sack Is Diversionary Gimmick To Cover Failure – Reps Minority Caucus

Minister’s Sack Is Diversionary Gimmick To Cover Failure – Reps Minority Caucus

-Blank NEWS Online (NIGERIA) –From Editor’s DESK: THE Minority Caucus in the House of Representatives has described the sack of two Ministers by President Muhamadu Buhari as a diversionary gimmick geared towards covering failure. In a Statement on Thursday September 2, 2021…

Read What NBA President Said About Judges’ Summons By CJN

Read What NBA President Said About Judges’ Summons By CJN

-Blank NEWS Online (NIGERIA) –From Editor’s DESK: THE Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) has frowned at recent recurring contradictory court decisions and orders, mostly arising from ex parte applications in political matters. The NBA President, OLUMIDE AKPATA in a statement on 30 August…

Glory Odueme Emerges New President, As Irri Community Elects New Executives

Glory Odueme Emerges New President, As Irri Community Elects New Executives

-Blank NEWS Online (NIGERIA) –From Michael J. EKOKORUWE: COMRADE Glory Odueme has emerged president of Irri town during the August conference as new executives has been elected to run the affairs of Irri Development Union for the next two years, held at…