Seven persons including four female children on Sunday survived a lone accident along Ihiala- Onitsha road, Anambra State. The accident which occurred near a filling Station in the area involved an Ash Toyota Highlander jeep with registration number HL 99 RL.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday, asked his Ministers to arrange any requests to have a meeting with him through his Chief of Staff, Prof. Ibrahim Gambari. The President made this known on Tuesday, while addressing ministers, aides and other top appointees at the first-year...
Nigeria’s First Lady, Aisha Buhari, has attacked a Daily Trust graphic artist, Bulama Mustapha, over a cartoon he did on the wedding of Hanan, her daughter. The wedding ceremony was held last week Friday at the Aso Rock Presidential Villa, Abuja.
Speculations were rife on Monday evening that the Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, had been flown to Germany for medical attention. Adamu had before his sudden disappearance, inaugurated the Special Visitation Panel, probing the leadership crisis in the University of Lagos about two weeks...
Billionaire business mogul, Hakeem Belo-Osagie, has extolled praises on former Aviation Minister, Osita Chidoka, for his mentorship initiative termed 'The Mekaria Mentorship Program'. Chidoka who regularly hosts on the program, personalities who have carved a niche in their various industries, had Belo-Osagie as guest...
Prince Mahee Abdulkadir, has been appointed as the new Chief of Staff to the Governor of Kwara State, Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq. He will replace Alhaji Aminu Adisa Logun, the late Chief of Staff to the Governor, who died of COVID-19 few months ago.
The Governor of Edo state, Godwin Obaseki, and his rival, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, has opted for peace, embracing each other after many many months of running battle. Prior to the meeting of the politicians on Wednesday at the palace of the Oba of Benin,...
Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, has initiated a legal action against Daily Trust Newspaper for alleged defamation. In the suit, the former minister demanded N6billion damages from the management of Daily Trust, for Defamation of his character and person. This...
The General Overseer of Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Enoch Adeboye, declined conversations with State House journalists after meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari behind closed-door on Monday. The meeting was held at the President’s office in the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
Kelechi Madu, the new Minister of Justice and Solicitor-General in Alberta, Canada, has given a mild scoff to Nigeria, saying that he looks forward to the day when hard work is rewarded in Nigeria. Madu, upon his appointment, became the first African-born provincial minister...
The crisis bedeviling the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), may not be over soon. Besides the North forming its own splinter group, the highest number of lawyers in the current NBA are South Westerners, and may likely split from the national body currently running the affairs of lawyers.
Former Governor of Imo State, Emeka Ihedioha, has congratulated Mr Kelechi Madu, on his recent appointment as the Minister of Justice and Solicitor General of Alberta, Canada. In a statement he released, the ex-Deputy Speaker extolled praises on...
Nigerian lawyers from the North, claiming to be bonded, have pledged to form the 'New Nigerian Bar Association, targeted at defending their interests. This was contained in a statement on Friday, by Nuhu Ibrahim, Esq, and Abdulbasit Suleiman, Esq, lamenting that recent events had...
Minister for Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Hajiya Sadiya Umar Farouq, on Thursday, said the Federal Government has plans to incorporate eligible N-Power beneficiaries into Ministries, Departments, and Agencies (MDAs). This is as contained in a statement released through Mrs. Nneka Anibeze,...
The Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN), has threatened the federal government with possible legal action, if it fails to stop the implementation of the new Companies and Allied Matters Act, CAMA. The association said it has continued to feel the concerns from individuals and...
Former Aviation Minister, Mr Femi Fani-Kayode, has apologised to the Daily Trust journalist for using demeaning words on him during a press conference. The DAILY VENDOR reported that a video went viral on Tuesday, where Fani-Kayode called a journalist unprintable names for asking him...
The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), has termeded as “gangster-like", the outburst by Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, against the Cross River State Correspondent of the Daily Trust Newspaper, Eyo Charles, who asked him a simple question which he saw as embarrassing. The NUJ said Fani-Kayode's...
Muhammad Sanusi ll, the dethroned Emir of Kano, on Sunday, kicked against the Nigerian Bar Association’s withdrawal of the invitation granted the Governor of Kaduna State, Malam Nasir El-Rufai, as a panelist at its forthcoming Annual General Conference (AGC). The former Emir was in...
The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC), has said it has uncovered plans by the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), to replace Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State with the Governor of Borno State, Professor Babagana Umaru Zulum. The DAILY VENDOR recalls that MURIC had earlier condemned NBA’s...
…The support provided to 1 Military Hospital will be complemented by hands-on training to ensure that the skills required to operate and manage the fuel cell systems are institutionalised within government JOHANNESBURG, South Africa The Department of Science and Innovation (DSI)...
The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), President, Paul Usoro, has apologised to the Governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai, for the withdrawal of the invitation granted him as a discussant in one of the sessions of the forthcoming Annual General Conference (AGC), of the NBA.
Governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai has been asked to resign following the unabated killings in Southern Kaduna in Kaduna State. The Human Rights, Liberty Access and Peace Defenders' Foundation (HURIDE), gave the advice in Enugu, saying the Governor could not exonerate...
Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP), on Thursday, supported the decision of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), to withdraw the invitation given to Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai. The DAILY VENDOR recalls that the NBA had earlier announced the withdrawal of its invitation granted...
Nigeria's former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, has disclosed that he wished to live above hundred years, after which God can call him to heaven. The 83 year old said this in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital, at the first year coronation anniversary of the Agura...
Over five hundred petitions have been signed by individuals seeking to stop the Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, from speaking at the upcoming Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Annual General Conference, over his alleged support for genocide in his state. The governor was listed as...
President Muhammadu Buhari's nephew, Mamman Daura, have been reportedly flown Abroad for urgent treatment over an ailment, going by a report from SaharaReporters. It was alleged that the 79 year old close confidant to the President was flown via a private jet to the...
Barely 48hours after Anambra State recorded six separate road traffic crashes, with one resulting in death of two victims, another road crash has occurred around the Army Barracks in Onitsha. The DAILY VENDOR recalls that on Sunday, 16 August, the Federal Road Safety...
The Anambra state ministry of health has confirmed four new cases of Covid-19 in the state. According to a chart published by the ministry today, August 17, 2020, the number of cases confirmed in the state so far totalled 177.
A middle-aged woman sustained serious injury in an auto crash on top of Kwata Bridge along Awka-Enugu Expressway, Awka, Anambra state. The accident which occurred around 11.55am involved black SUV Nissan car with two passengers on board. An...
Five persons survived what would have been a fatal accident when two articulated trucks collided on the Niger Bridge Onitsha, Anambra state. The accident which occurred 6.30am involved an articulated vehicle loaded with 40,000 liters of oil and a M/Benz Truck.