The presidential candidates for the 2023 presidential election converged in Abuja today September 29, to sign a peace accord.   This is coming a day after the electoral commission INEC, granted approval to political bodies to begin campaigning for the elections.   Speaking at the peace accord signing ceremony, the Chairman of the National Peace Committee and former military head of state, Abdusalami Abubakar, appealed to the 18 political parties, their presidential candidates, and spokespersons to commit…

University of Calabar Branch of the Academic Staff Union of Universities has said that ten of its academic staff members have died since the union began its strike on February 14, 2022. This was revealed that ASUU UNICAL Branch Chairman, Dr John Edor, on Thursday September 29. Though he did not reveal what led to their death, Edor however disclosed their names and the courses they taught. The names listed are; Prof. E. O. Udosen,…

A group of mothers dancing to a popular afrobeat song in a video have got the internet buzzing. The women won the hearts of many with their choreographed steps to the famous hits, Overloading by Mavins Stars in a video which has gone viral. The women in their numbers were dressed in a famous Catholic Women Organisation (CWO) white blouse and blue wrapper as they sang and moved to the beat. ALSO READ: We must…

Media personality, DaddyFreeze, has once again taken a swipe at Nigerian Christians. In a post shared on his Instagram page, Daddy Freeze said that Chinese men and women do not pray and that up to ”90% of them are irreligious, yet they produce billionaires in USD every 5 days, unlike Nigeria where people set up imaginary fire altars, pray for destiny helpers and yet we have only three USD billionaires.” See his post below…

A British actor, who appeared in a number of Hollyoaks episodes, has appeared in court charged with rape and child cruelty offences.   Rizwan Khan has been charged with five counts of rape, one section two offence of the Sexual Offences Act, and one count of causing unnecessary suffering/injury to a child.    The 37-year-old spoke only to confirm his name, age and address during the short hearing at Newton Aycliffe Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday, September 28. …

The mother of five took to her Instagram page to write herself an emotional note. Rita Daniels listed out the things she loves about herself, both bad and good. For her, she loves her crazy lifestyle, her freedom of speech, her hard discipline, her dark eyes, and everything about herself. In a message to the public, she told them to judge he’d the way they see her and hate her the way they see her.…

A beautiful Nigerian lady has narrated how she landed herself a handsome man after she made the first move early last year, February 2021. The young lady identified as @Faith_Loolo on Twitter, pulled off an audacious move, showing that a woman can also take the first step and end up with a man she loves. She went against societal norms and shot her shot at a man she was interested in on the micro-blogging platform,…

Bandits numbering over forty attacked a joint security checkpoint mounted close to the 35 Battalion of the Nigerian Army along Katsina- Jibia Road, killing a Customs officer. A security source told Channels Television that the bandits riding on motorcycles stormed the area at about 2:00 am, on Thursday, September 29, with sophisticated weapons. During the operation, which lasted for about 30 minutes, the group allegedly belonging to a notorious Sokoto State bandit kingpin, Solar, killed…

Hundreds of people have been killed after the historic Hurricane Ian decimated Florida, a sheriff in the hardest-hit region revealed early Thursday, September 29.   The death toll is expected to increase as Floridians wake up to assess the true extent of the damage.   “This is a life-changing event for all of us,” Lee County Sheriff Carmine Marceno told Good Morning America today.   “I don’t have confirmed numbers — I definitely know the fatalities…

Citizens Coalition for Change (CCC) leader Nelson Chamisa speaking at the launch of the Electoral Reforms Blueprint (PREPARE) said his party won’t boycott elections despite unmet reforms. “We don’t boycott a national process, do you boycott your maize field when its invaded by baboons? We mustn’t let baboons take over,” he said. Chamisa this afternoon launched a roadmap document for free and fair elections as the country gears for 2023 polls. The document tagged PREPARE…