Category: Editorial Picks

Reps To Probe Loss Of N7.6tr Oil Revenue To IOCs

By Umar Muhammad Puma The House of Representatives has resolved to investigate the loss of $ 21 billion, about N7.6 trillion crude oil revenue to International Oil...

Herdsmen, Farmers: Varsity VC Urges Osinbajo Committee To Fish Out Perpetrators

Vice Chancellor of Al-Hikmah University, Ilorin, Kwara state, Prof Taofeek Ibrahim at the weekend urged the Vice President Yemi Osinbajo Committee herdsmen, farmers...

Okorocha Blames Printer’s Devil For Misrepresentation Of Ministry

The Rochas Okorocha administration has blamed the printer’s devil, for the wrong christening of the Ministry of Happiness. Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr...

Shell In Eye Of The Storm Over ‘Crimes’ In Ogoniland

Amnesty International’s new report ‘A Criminal Enterprise?’ makes the case that Shell was involved in crimes committed in Ogoniland • Documents show alleged...

Nwanwenne: Trafficking, Illegal Migration Thrives On Ignorance, Deceit

A woman lays flowers on the coffins of 26 teenage migrant girls found dead in the Mediterranean in early November, during the inter religious funeral service at the...

When Security Agencies Sell Arms To Criminals

Recent newspapers headlines are pointers to the realities of arms influx into Nigeria – ‘Bad elements in the security agencies selling arms to bandits –...

Why I Dumped APC – Atiku

Former Nigerian vice president Atiku Abubakar has dumped the ruling All Progressives Congress, his media aide Paul Ibe said on Friday. Ibe, however, did not state which...

‘EFCC Officials Corner 222 Houses Recovered By Maina Committee’

Abuja – A shocking revelation was made on the floor of the Senate on Thursday that about 222 recovered property, comprising exotic houses and hotels, from looters of...

Zimbabwe President, Mugabe Resigns, Ending Four Decades Of Rule

Robert Mugabe resigned as Zimbabwe’s president on Tuesday, shortly after parliament began an impeachment process to end his nearly four decades of rule. The 93-year...

Former Nigeria Vice President, Dr. Alex Ekwueme Is Dead (R.I.P.)

By Johnson John Dr. Alex Ifeanyichukwu Ekwueme, the former vice president of Nigeria has been announced dead. Igwe Laz Ekwuemey his brother and the traditional ruler of...

INEC Announces Willie Obiano Winner Of The Anambra State Election

It was a landslide victory for the incumbent Governor of Anambra State and candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, Willie Obiano, who has emerged the winner of...

Anambra Decides 2017: Obiano In Early Lead As INEC Announces Results

SAN FRANCISCO, November 19, (THEWILL) – Incumbent Governor Willie Obiano of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) is leading as the results from the Anambra...

Buhari Visits Ebonyi, Commissions 700m African Trans-Sahara Flyover From Enugu To Cameroon

SAN FRANCISCO, November 14, (THEWILL) – President Muhammadu Buhari has commissioned the 700m length of the Dr. Akanu Ibiam Twin Flyover Bridges over the African...

Dangers Of Illegal Migration By Nigerians

Nigerian women, totalling 26, whose ages range from 14 to 18 were reportedly found dead recently in a Spanish warship as they tried to cross the Mediterranean Sea....

16-Year-Old Genius Makes History in Cowbellpedia Mathematics Competition

By Moses Emorinken The highly educational and inspirational TV quiz show – Cowbellpedia Mathematics Competition for Junior and Senior secondary school students is a...