Day Before Inauguration:  S’ Court Sacks Bayelsa Governor-Elect, Deputy Over Forgery

Day Before Inauguration: S’ Court Sacks Bayelsa Governor-Elect, Deputy Over Forgery

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Blank NEWS Online (NIGERIA) – Nigeria’s Apex court, the Supreme Court has nullified the election of Bayelsa State governor-elect, David Lyon and his running mate Biobarakuma Degi-Eremienyo. The Supreme Court’s Thursday judgement has however put aside the mega preparations for Governor-elect David…

Hunger On The Rise In Africa, FAO Has Decried

Hunger On The Rise In Africa, FAO Has Decried

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–Blank NEWS Online (NIGERIA): From Mike Sogbola, North East Correspondent: Africa witnessed over 90 conflicts in 2018 alone, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) has decried. The United Nations’ body while insisting that investing in resilience and food security…

US Senate Impeachment Trial of Trump and Nigeria’s Legislative Conduct: An Assessment

US Senate Impeachment Trial of Trump and Nigeria’s Legislative Conduct: An Assessment

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Blank NEWS Online (NIGERIA) – By Omoshola DEJI: In Athens, 510 BC, Cleisthenes instituted democracy to foster greater: accountability of institutions and leaders to citizens and the law. Today, the tenet is being flouted with impunity, especially in developing nations, where most…

OF INSECURITY, POLITICS AND RELIGION: THE BUHARIAN DILEMMA

OF INSECURITY, POLITICS AND RELIGION: THE BUHARIAN DILEMMA

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-Blank NEWS Online (NIGERIA) –By Austen AKHAGBEME: The public protest, demonstration and outcry of some prominent Christian Religious group yesterday, brought to the front burner, once again, the demoralizing state of insecurity in the nation and the resultant insensitivity of government to…

“Madmen” On Rampage: Boko Haram Slaughters Two, Carts Away Frozen Fish At Maiduguri Military Checkpoint

“Madmen” On Rampage: Boko Haram Slaughters Two, Carts Away Frozen Fish At Maiduguri Military Checkpoint

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-Blank NEWS Online (NIGERIA) – From Mike Sagbola (North-East Correspondent): Ruthless and notorious terrorists operating in Nigeria’s North-East, code-named “Boko Haram” have slaughtered two persons sleeping overnight at a military checkpoint in Maiduguri. The insurgents, according to source, also carted away some…

NIGERIA: Degenerating Insecurity In N’ East Worrisome, Says United Nations

NIGERIA: Degenerating Insecurity In N’ East Worrisome, Says United Nations

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-Blank NEWS Online (NIGERIA) – From Mike SOGBOLA: The United Nations has said that the degenerating security situation in the Northeast of Nigeria has become worrisome.  Commenting on the release of three aid workers and some civilians abducted by insurgents, UN said…

FAKE OPERATION: ARMY URGES NIGERIANS TO DISREGARD PURPORTED OPERATION POSITIVE IDENTIFICATION

FAKE OPERATION: ARMY URGES NIGERIANS TO DISREGARD PURPORTED OPERATION POSITIVE IDENTIFICATION

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-Blank NEWS Online NIGERIA: FAKE OPERATION: ARMY URGES NIGERIANS TO DISREGARD BRICKS PUBLICATION ON THE PURPORTED NIGERIAN ARMY OPERATION POSITIVE IDENTIFICATION Following the widespread apprehension on the purported Nigerian Army (NA) operation positive identification from 1 November to 23 December 2019, as…

Return Of History In Nigerian Schools: HSN Holds 64th Annual Confab In Delta  **Plans To Digitalize Teaching, Learning

Return Of History In Nigerian Schools: HSN Holds 64th Annual Confab In Delta **Plans To Digitalize Teaching, Learning

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-Blank NEWS Online (NIGERIA) -By Albert OGRAKA: The Historical Society of Nigeria (HSN), established in 1955 to promote an enduring sense of history and historical consciousness amongst the citizenry has expressed its determination to employ digital technology in teaching Nigerian history after…

President Buhari Approves NDDC Board **Odubu (Chairman), Okumagba (MD), Erue (Delta Rep)

President Buhari Approves NDDC Board **Odubu (Chairman), Okumagba (MD), Erue (Delta Rep)

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Blank NEWS Online (NIGERIA) – President Muhammadu Buhari, has, subject to Senateconfirmation, approved the composition of the Board of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC). The confirmation was contained in a Press statement, issued by Olusegun A. Adekunle, Esq, (KJW) Permanent Secretary…

Sallah: Borno Gov Calls For Prayers For Those In Trenches  **As Yobe Gov Asks Prayers For Improved Security

Sallah: Borno Gov Calls For Prayers For Those In Trenches **As Yobe Gov Asks Prayers For Improved Security

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-From Mike Sogbola: Borno Governor, Professor Babagana Umara has called for prayers for those in the trenches fighting Boko Haram. This is just as his Yobe state counterpart, Alhaji Mai-Mala Buni called for prayers for improved security, unity, peace and socio-economic development…