Why Nigeria has been unable to nominate new ambassador to the World Trade Organisation (WTO) since 2017 is the question begging for answer among diplomats in the global trade organisation. Assistant Editor Bola Olajuwon writes on the controversy. WTO and global trade The World Trade Organisation (WTO) is the body […]

The roof of the National Assembly Complex leaked as it rained heavily on Tuesday. The main lobby which leads to the chambers of the senate and the house of representatives was flooded owing to the downpour. The press centre where reporters sit to monitor plenary sessions was not spared by […]

Chairman of the incorporated trustees of Igala Cultural Development Association (ICDA) working committee, Comrade Enemona Emmanuel Omattah has called on secessionist group, the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), to re-draft their map. Speaking with newsmen in Lokoja on Monday, Omattah said it was an error to include Igala nation in […]

An #EndSARS protester, Kemisola Ogunniyi who gave birth in prison has been granted N10 million bail. The bail was granted by an Ondo State High Court sitting in Akure on Tuesday. Recall that Ogunniyi gave birth to a baby boy last week. Presiding Judge, Justice Omolara Adejumo, granted Kemisola bail […]

An Ekiti court has sentenced a 23-year-old man identified as Odeh Gabriel to 7 years in prison for arson. In his pronouncement, Justice Lekan Ogunmoye said, the circumstantial evidence before the court had fixed the defendant to the scene of the crime.” “In all, I hold that the prosecution had […]

The Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, on Tuesday, threatened another strike action in Kaduna State. NLC President, Ayuba Wabba disclosed this during a press conference after an emergency National Executive Council meeting of the congress in Abuja. Wabba said state councils and affiliate unions have been directed to mobilise for the […]

The ECOWAS Court of Justice in Abuja has stopped the Federal government from prosecuting Nigerians who use the microblogging platform, Twitter after it was suspended. In a landmark ruling today , the court “restrained the government of President Muhammadu Buhari and its agents from unlawfully imposing sanctions or doing anything […]