Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike is in Abia State on a friendly visit to Gov. Okezie Victor Ikpeazu.
Governor Wike on arrival was received by his Brother-Governor of Abia State. They have both inspected the ongoing reconstruction of Aba Road, Umuahia, long abandoned for over 16 years and currently being reconstructed by Arab Contractors. It's a beautiful atmosphere out here.
Speaking at the Common Wealth Business Forum in Westminster on April 18, 2018, Buhari said :
"Nigerian youths are lazy, uneducated; and don't like to do any work because they believe their country is an oil-rich nation, thus always wanting free oil money "
Sir, you are absolutely correct. One of the lazy Nigerian youths who is enjoying free oil money had an accident with the power bike he bought with free oil money not too long ago, and he was flown abroad for treatment with free oil money, then he hired a jet with free oil money from London to Abuja after his treatment.
Sir, we Nigerian Youth completely agree with you that the Nigerian youths are lazy and uneducated and always wanting free oil money. Their role models are in Aso Rock enjoying free oil money without even solving any security or economic problem for the country. When they are ill, they fly abroad for medical vacation with free oil money.
Why would anyone disagree with you that the Nigerian youths are…
House of Reps is currently in a rowdy session over calls for impeachment of President Buhari by Rep Kingsley Chinda over illegal withdrawal of $462 million to pay for 12 Tucano jets without NASS approval.
this is corruption and looting...
The current cost of same Tucano jets bought and deployed in Afghanistan is still $10.47m per jet as at today.
But Buhari approved $469m instead of $125.64m for 12 pieces to be delivered in 2020, thereby increasing the cost of one jet to $39m with Nigeria losing $343.36m in the deal.
Yet all done without budgetary allocations for it and without National Assembly approval.
Human blood is still flowing in Rivers State with impunity. A pregnant teenager and a pastor were among four persons reportedly killed by suspected cult members in the Emohua Local Government Area of Rivers State on Wednesday.
The pregnant teenager, identified as Ada Amah, and another female, Mini Elizabeth, both from Rumuoro village, in Ogbakiri, were allegedly kidnapped by the gunmen before they were killed in the bush.
The Punch gathered that while the cleric, Pastor Joseph Iheme, was shot dead by the assailants beside a river where he had gone to fish, one Kingsley Owhonda, who was also at the river to fish, was kidnapped and later killed in a bush with a machete.
A source said the late pastor’s son, Godknows Iheme, who was around the area where his father was murdered, escaped unhurt.
The pregnant teenager was alleged to have been hacked to death, while her unborn baby was brought out from her womb and taken away for alleged ritual purposes.
The Police Service Commission has approved special promotion of forty five police officers and acting appointments for another 13 officers who played major roles in the arrest of Chukwudumuje Onuoamadike, aka Evans, a notorious kidnapper and 21 Members of his gang.
The Commission took the decision today, Thursday, April 19th, 2018, at its 27th Plenary Meeting which began in Abuja on Tuesday, April 17th, 2018 and presided over by the Chairman of the Commission, Sir Dr. Mike Mbama Okiro, a retired Inspector General of Police.
The promotion and acting appointments were based on the superlative performance of the officers in the arrest of the deadly gang who terrorized Nigerians. The officers are of the Intelligence Response Team, (IRT), Special Tactical Squad (STS) and Technical Intelligence Unit under the direct supervision and coordination of the IGP Monitoring Unit at the Force Headquarters Abuja.
The promotion and acting appointments were also necessitated by the need to match rank wit…