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PDP: Dickson reconciliation panel runs into crisis

•As aggrieved party members kick against his chairmanship •Party suspends Fayose, three others over violence in Ekiti •Democracy cannot thrive without party discipline –Tukur   Latest efforts to calm frayed nerves in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) appear to have run into an early hitch, as a governorship aspirant of the party in Adamawa State in

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N4b gratuities: Sylva, a drowning man, says Dickson

Bayelsa State government under Governor Seriake Dickson has said it will not join issues with former Governor Timipre Sylva, describing him as “a drowning man”.Dickson and Sylva had been embroiled in muscle flexing since 2011 over issues bordering on the politics and governance of Bayelsa.The current disagreement between both gladiators of

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Police smash robbers’ hideout, arrest two

A gang of bandits terrorising travellers along the ever-busy Abakaliki-Afikpo road in Ebonyi State, has been arrested by the police. The bandits had within five days robbed a good number of people along the road, a development that threw panic in the area till Monday’s breakthrough of the state police command. According to

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Leadership journalists make u-turn on Jonathan

Two Leadership Newspapers journalists, Tony Amokeodo and Chibuzo Ukaibe, standing trial over alleged forgery of a purported presidential directive bromide, on Tuesday, asked an Abuja High Court to set aside the subpoena it issued on President Goodluck Jonathan to appear before the court to testify. At the resumed trial, their lawyer, Femi Falana,

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