Daily Archives: September 12, 2020

Crisis rocks South-West PDP again

THE crisis rocking the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the South-West Zone has deepened as members of the Caretaker Committee have dissociated themselves from a statement credited to the chairman of the committee, Mr Dayo Ogungbenro, on who should be the leader of the party in the zone. The letter …

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PDP govs shun Ondo campaign flag-off as cracks deepen

Makinde, Tambuwal, Secondus storm Akure for Jegede •Fayose, Adeleke, Adebutu, other Southwest leaders stay away •PDP victory will lead to restructuring, says Secondus By ‘Dare Odufowokan, Assistant Editor; Gbade Ogunwale, Abuja and Osagie Otabor, Akure   The divisions in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) ahead of the 2023 elections appear …

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2 COVID-19 deaths recorded as NCDC announces 160 new cases

In its daily updates on the spread and management of the disease, the agency said Abuja and Plateau recorded the joint highest number of the infections with 39 new cases each followed by Lagos and Kaduna with 30 and 23 cases respectively. In Katsina, seven cases were recorded, six each …

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JUST IN: 2 killed as abducted Delta businesswoman is freed

Mrs Akpezi Okpidi, the businesswoman who was kidnapped on Saturday morning in Ughelli town, Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State has been freed. This is just as two suspects involved in the abduction have reportedly died of gunshot wounds. She was rescued around 6:50 p.m on Saturday at …

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After two years, Daddy Freeze apologises to Bishop Oyedepo

Daddy Freeze whose real name is Ifedayo Olarinde has apologised to Bishop Oyedepo who is the presiding bishop and founder of Living Faith Church aka Winners Chapel. Daddy Freeze said he made a video over two years ago wherein he uttered words perceived to be insulting to the person of …

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Nigeria Records 160 New COVID-19 Cases

  Nigeria has recorded 160 new cases of the coronavirus, bringing the total infections in the country to 56,177. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) disclosed this on Saturday. The new cases were recorded in 13 states with the Federal Capital Territory and Plateau states recording 39 new infections …

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Lawan,Tinubu mourn Wamakko’s daughter

Senate President Ahmad Lawan and National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC),Asiwaju Bola Tinubu yesterday joined other Nigerians to commiserate with the immediate past governor of Sokoto State, Senator Aliyu Magatakarda Wamakko, on the death of his daughter, Sadiya. Tinubu personally flew to Sokoto to condole the ex-governor. Lawan …

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