House in a bi-partisan vote impeach Trump for second time after he incited Capitol riot

A majority of the House has voted (YEA 232 NAY 197) to impeach President Donald Trump for his role inciting the riot at the US Capitol last week in a swift and bipartisan condemnation that will make Trump the first President in United States history to be impeached twice. While the vote is still open and members can change their votes until the chair gavels … Continue reading House in a bi-partisan vote impeach Trump for second time after he incited Capitol riot

Lagos Speaker Sacks Chief Of Staff, Chief Press Secretary, Others

The Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Mudashiru Obasa has terminated the appointment of four of his aides including the chief of staff and the chief press secretary. Those affected by the decision are Chief of Staff, Saka Fafunmi; Chief Press Secretary, Mr Tolani Abati; Special Adviser on Political Affairs, Hon. Dayo Famakinwa and Special Adviser on Research, Oladimeji Oriyomi. Both … Continue reading Lagos Speaker Sacks Chief Of Staff, Chief Press Secretary, Others

After breaking with Trump, Pence charts a new path forward

…Angry over his treatment by the president, Pence and his team are moving to get through the next nine days — and beyond. After more than four years of unflinching loyalty, Vice President Mike Pence is increasingly troubled about the way his relationship with President Donald Trump is coming to an end amid the most tumultuous episode of their administration, according to multiple people familiar … Continue reading After breaking with Trump, Pence charts a new path forward

Ikpeazu salutes new leadership of Ohaneze Ndigbo

The Governor of Abia State, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu has sent a message of congratulations to the newly elected President General of Ohaneze Ndigbo, Professor George Obiozor on his victory at today’s election in Owerri, the Imo State capital. Governor Ikpeazu described Professor Obiozor’s election as a “watershed” in Igboland judging from the overwhelming support he enjoyed at the election. According to the Governor, “Professor Obiozor’s … Continue reading Ikpeazu salutes new leadership of Ohaneze Ndigbo

Trump considering Giuliani and Dershowitz for the impeachment defense team

Staring down the barrel of a second impeachment, President Donald Trump is beginning to mull who would represent him in a Senate trial. He’s expected to be represented by his personal attorney, Rudy Giuliani, in the event of an impeachment trial, two sources familiar with the matter said, and is also considering hiring controversial attorney Alan Dershowitz for his impeachment defense team. Dershowitz declined to comment … Continue reading Trump considering Giuliani and Dershowitz for the impeachment defense team

Full text: Draft of articles of impeachment against Trump for ‘incitement of insurrection’

…This is the second time Congress has started the impeachment process against President Donald Trump. He would be banned from running for president again if found guilty in Senate. Democratic members of Congress on Friday distributed a draft article of impeachment against President Donald Trump titled “Incitement of Insurrection.” A copy of the draft, provided to NBC News by Cicilline’s office, charges: “Donald John Trump engaged in … Continue reading Full text: Draft of articles of impeachment against Trump for ‘incitement of insurrection’

Idahosa congratulates Obaseki, says distractions over

A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Charles Idahosa, on Saturday, congratulated Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State on his victory in the certificate forgery suit filed against him by the All Progressives Congress, APC. A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja dismissed the case as Justice Ahmed Mohammed held that the plaintiffs relied on the photocopied document presented by Governor Obaseki without … Continue reading Idahosa congratulates Obaseki, says distractions over

Twitter bans President Trump permanently

Twitter has suspended President Trump from its platform, the company said Friday evening.”After a close review of recent Tweets from the @realDonaldTrump account and the context around them we have permanently suspended the account due to the risk of further incitement of violence,” Twitter said.” In the context of horrific events this week, we made it clear on Wednesday that additional violations of the Twitter … Continue reading Twitter bans President Trump permanently

Wike warns against criminal activities around Bonny-Bille-Nembe jetty

…Tambuwal extols Wike for applying Rivers resources to needs of the people Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has threatened to shut down the Bonny-Bille-Nembe Jetty in Port Harcourt if there are reported cases of criminality or physical violence in the area. The governor said the zeal to provide an enabling environment for sea travellers and boost the marine economy of the state, spurred … Continue reading Wike warns against criminal activities around Bonny-Bille-Nembe jetty

Edo Election: PDP Hails High Court Verdict on Obaseki

…Says It is Triumph of Justice The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) hails the judgment of the High Court, which upheld the qualification and election of Edo state Governor Godwin Obaseki. The party describes the verdict of the court as a triumph of justice, a victory for democracy, and a seal on Governor Obaseki’s landslide victory as the clear choice of the people at the September … Continue reading Edo Election: PDP Hails High Court Verdict on Obaseki