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Reps urge DSS, POLICE, others to end killings, kidnappings across Nigeria

Reps urge DSS, POLICE, others to end killings, kidnappings across Nigeria

The House of Representatives has urged security agencies in Nigeria to end the killings and kidnappings going on across the country especially in the South-East geopolitical zone. At the plenary on Tuesday, the lawmaker representing Nnewi-North/Nnewi-South Federal Constituency in Anambra State at the House, Chris Azubogu, had moved a motion of urgent public importance on...

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Full list: Lai Mohammed lists 10 ‘loopholes’ in Lagos EndSARS panel report

Full list: Lai Mohammed lists 10 ‘loopholes’ in Lagos EndSARS panel report

Minister of Information Lai Mohammed has faulted the leaked report of the Judicial Panel of Inquiry on Restitution for Victims of SARS Related Abuses and Other Matters. At a press conference in Abuja on Tuesday, the minister queried the report, pointing out 1o loopholes. UGAMATV  had reported that Justice Doris Okuwobi-led panel on Monday, November...

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Bird strike damages commercial airplane engine in Owerri

Bird strike damages commercial airplane engine in Owerri

The management of Air Peace has announced to the public that their aircraft’s engine got damaged due to a bird strike. In a statement signed by the management of Air Peace, the incident happened on Monday, however, all passengers on board were unharmed by the incident. The statement which was posted on Air Peace verified...

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Married man abandons girlfriend in Lagos hotel room, rapes receptionist

Married man abandons girlfriend in Lagos hotel room, rapes receptionist

A Lagos resident, identified only as Fuad, has been arrested for allegedly raping a receptionist in a toilet in the Mutab Hotel and Suites on Abeokuta Street, in the Ebute Metta area of Lagos State. UGAMATV  gathered that the 19-year-old victim was asleep at the reception of the hotel when one of the lodgers woke...

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Ikpeazu orders probe as policeman shoots Abia graduate orphan to death

Ikpeazu orders probe as policeman shoots Abia graduate orphan to death

The Abia State Police Command has arrested a policeman, Inspector Ukeme Etuk, for allegedly killing a graduate of the Abia State Polytechnic, Chinyere Ugochukwu, over an alleged N50 bribe. Ugochukwu was said to be travelling on a motorcycle on Friday when his rider was accosted by policemen at a checkpoint in front of the Metrological...

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Buhari approves February 2022 for APC national convention

Buhari approves February 2022 for APC national convention

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.) has okayed February 2022 for the All Progressives Congress national convention. The chairman of the Progressives Governors’ Forum and Kebbi State Governor, Atiku Bagudu, announced this on Monday to State House correspondents after a meeting with the President at the Aso Rock Villa in Abuja. Governor Bagudu was...

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Kanu: What those familiar with Buhari told us after Igbo elders’ meeting – Ezeife

Kanu: What those familiar with Buhari told us after Igbo elders’ meeting – Ezeife

A former Governor of Anambra State, Chukwuemeka Ezeife, has revealed that ministers and other government officials familiar with the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), said he takes his promise to consider the release of Nnamdi Kanu seriously. Ezeife made this known on Monday when he featured on Arise TV’s ‘The Morning Show’ monitored by...

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Military men allegedly invade Imo community, raze hotel, houses, cars, shops in reprisal after gunmen killed soldier

Military men allegedly invade Imo community, raze hotel, houses, cars, shops in reprisal after gunmen killed soldier

Gunmen on Monday afternoon killed a military officer when they attacked some soldiers in Awo Mmamma in the Oru East Local Government Area of Imo State. In reprisal, military men regrouped, invaded the town and allegedly burnt a hotel, cars, houses and shops. The incident which reportedly happened at Ishieke junction has caused panic in...

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FG-Rivers’ VAT suit’ll strengthen rule of law –Wike

FG-Rivers’ VAT suit’ll strengthen rule of law –Wike

Rivers State governor, Nyesom Wike, has said the historic legal battle between the Rivers State Government and the Federal Inland Revenue Service with respect to Value Added Tax will prove whether the country respects the rule of law or not. The governor said the decision of the state government to seek judicial interpretation on VAT...