Tag: powers

Delimiting the powers of Death

By Soyombo Opeyemi It is high time the powers of Death were checked and circumscribed by legal instruments. But for equity, there should have been mass mobilization for Death to…

UPDATED: Restore our constitutional powers, Monarchs tell NASS

By Sanni Onogu, Abuja Traditional rulers in the country on Thursday urged the National Assembly to restore its constitutional powers which were eroded by the 1967 and 1976 Local Government…

Church Members ‘Attack Principalities And Powers’ With Rifle, Machetes (Video)

A video of church members praying while armed with different weapons to “attack principalities and powers has since gone viral.” Although the exact location of where this happened is not…

Bawa: EFCC has powers to probe unexplained wealth

By Sanni Onogu, Abuja The just confirmed chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Abdulrasheed Bawa, Wednesday said that the Commission has powers to investigate “unexplained wealth.” Bawa…

BBNaija’s Gifty Powers welcomes a baby boy

Former Big Brother Naija housemate, Gifty Powers has welcomed a baby boy, and the excited mother is celebrating her newborn. The excited mother who shared her baby bump photos on…

NY Republicans need to test Andrew Cuomo’s emergency COVID-19 powers

ALBANY — Republican lawmakers are seeking to strip Gov. Andrew Cuomo of his emergency COVID-19 powers. Cuomo’s emergency powers were granted last spring by the state Legislature, allowing him to…

#EndSARS: Are There Unseen Powers that Be? 

For the umpteenth time, Nigerians are protesting the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) on social media. To be honest, we have talked about SARS so many times that we are beginning…

Gana saw his death coming, handed over powers to second in commander – Gang member reveals

Linus Oota, Lafia A strong and influential member of a notorious terrorist and gang leader late Terwase Akwaza AKA Gana, who identified himself as ‘Major’ in the group has disclosed…

Victoria Azarenka powers into the US Open semi-finals to set up clash against Serena Williams 

Victoria Azarenka powers into the US Open semi-finals as she crushes Elise Mertens in straight sets to set up clash against Serena Williams Victoria Azarenka is into the US Open…

I’ll support reforms that will reduce my powers on judicial appointments – CJN Ibrahim Muhammad

The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Ibrahim Muhammad has said that he will support judicial reforms that will whittle down his power on judicial appointments.  Muhammad said this at a webinar tagged ‘Selection…

Federal Character: Court lacks powers to challenge FG appointments – Minister of Police Affairs

Godwin Tsa, Abuja The Minister of Police Affairs, Muhammad Maigari Dingyadi, has asked a federal court not to entertain the suit filed by the Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria…

UNDEDSS knocks NASS over exploitation of oversight powers

Daniel Kanu Niger Delta civil society coalition , United Niger Delta Energy Development Security Strategy UNDEDSS has cautioned the National Assembly to thread with caution in the use of its…

“I think it’s okay to expose one’s body” – Gifty Powers

Big Brother Naija 2017 star, Gifty Powers, has said that its okay to expose one’s body but that it’s not a do or die affair. In an interview with Punch,…

‘Oshiomhole, NWC lack powers to fix mode of state primary election’

Adams Oshiomhole By Jethro Ibileke A social-cultural group, Edo Unity League (EUL), has declared that the constitution of the All Progressives Congress (APC), does not give unilateral power to the…

COVID-19: You lack powers to evacuate Almajiris, CSO tells Governors

Kindly Share This Story: Urges FG to halt further repatriation of citizens to states of origin By Luminous Jannamike – Abuja Irked by the mass repatriation of children searching for…