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Scripture Union calls upon the Federal Government and legislators to refrain from supporting same-sex relationships.

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  Scripture Union calls upon the Federal Government and legislators to refrain from supporting same-sex relationships. The Scripture Union Nigeria's stance reflects a broader global debate surrounding LGBTQ+ rights and their compatibility with religious beliefs and legal frameworks. In many countries, including Nigeria, there are ongoing discussions and conflicts regarding the recognition and acceptance of same-sex relationships. The Same-Sex Marriage Prohibition Act of 2014 in Nigeria criminalizes same-sex unions and related activities, reflecting a conservative approach to LGBTQ+ rights within the legal system. This law is aligned with traditional Christian values and beliefs held by organizations like the Scripture Union Nigeria. The union's concern about the promotion of LGBTQ+ ideology by certain religious and political leaders in the Western world echoes debates about cultural imperialism and the clash of values between different regions and belief systems. The call to re

“I haven’t received salary since I became Governor”– Soludo

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 “I haven’t received salary since I became Governor”– Soludo In a shocking revelation during the celebration of his administration’s second anniversary, Governor Chukwuma Soludo of Anambra State announced that he has not received a salary since he took office. This statement was made at the International Convention Center in Awka, highlighting the governor’s commitment to running an austere government amidst challenging economic conditions. Governor Soludo emphasized the personal sacrifices he and his family have made, including the fact that his wife, the First Lady of Anambra, does not use an official state car but instead uses the family’s personal vehicles. This move is part of a broader strategy to cut costs and reduce the financial burden on the state’s resources. Underlining his administration’s approach, Soludo pointed out that, unlike previous governments, his has not taken on any new debt in the last two years. This decision comes despite the state receiving about 25% less in

Access Holdings confirms Wigwe’s death in helicopter crash

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  Access Holdings confirms Wigwe’s death in helicopter crash Access Holdings Plc has confirmed the  death  of its Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Herbert Wigwe, along with his wife and son, in a helicopter accident in the United States. The announcement was made in a statement signed by the Group Company Secretary, Sunday Ekwochi, on Sunday. The statement said, “It is with deep sadness that the Board of Directors of Access Holdings Plc (‘the Company’) announces the passing of Dr. Herbert Wigwe, CFR, the Company’s founding Group Chief Executive Officer and former Group Managing Director of its flagship subsidiary Access Bank Plc (‘the Bank’). “Dr. Wigwe died alongside his wife and son on Friday, February 9, 2024 in a helicopter accident in the United States of America.“The entire Access Family mourns the loss of Herbert, Doreen and Chizi. We extend our deep and sincere sympathies to his family and loved ones. “Dr. Wigwe was a key driving force and a larger-than-life personality who brought

Wife blocks female friend for gushing over her husband’s handsomeness

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 Wife blocks female friend for gushing over her husband’s handsomeness A Nigerian doctor reveals the approach taken after his wife’s female friend openly gushed over how handsome and lucky she was to have him. Reactions as wife blocks female friend for gushing over her husband RebeccaIsi wrote: “If she likes let her block your destiny; you will still do what you want to do. Lol, while I don’t consider the compliment extreme it only matters the extent of the friendship. I mean it’s okay to drive caution; but lol.”

Couple having sex inside police college church arrested

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  A pair engaged in sexual l activity within a church  located in a police  college were  apprehended by  authorities. The Borno State police apprehended two couples engaging in sexual activity within the premises of the All Saints Protestant Church, located in the Police College of Maiduguri, the capital city of the northeast state.  The individuals, Kaka Ali Umar from Damboa Road and Khadija Adam from Ngomari area in Maiduguri, were caught in the act on Monday, February 12, 2024, around 11:40 am.  Reverend Danjuma Adamu reported the incident to the police, stating that they were caught in the act inside his church. Khadija admitted that Kaka Ali paid her N1,000 for a brief encounter.  The authorities have detained the two suspects pending further investigation.

In an Abuja hotel, authorities arrested Buhari Muhammad, a notorious kidnapping kingpin, along with five others.

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  In an Abuja hotel,  authorities arrested  Buhari Muhammad, a  notorious kidnapping  kingpin, along with five  others. The police in the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, apprehended suspected notorious kidnappers, including one Buhari Muhammad and five other members of their syndicate in Abuja.  According to a statement released on Monday by the FCT Police Public Relations Officer, SP Josephine Adeh, the suspects were arrested at a hotel in Bassa village in the nation’s capital. The statement identified the five other suspects as a wanted kidnapping kingpin, Muhammad Sabiu, Isah Abdullahi, Hamzat Musa, Fatima Abdullahi, and Zuliat Yusuf.  The notorious kidnapping syndicate was held responsible for the abduction of Joshua Eze, the husband of Blessing Eze, who sustained a bullet injury during her husband’s abduction. Joshua was kidnapped on January 27, 2024, but was rescued unharmed by Police operatives of the command after 24 hours.  The PPRO confirmed that the arrest was carried out by

WAEC Extends Registration Deadline for 2024 SSCE Exams for School Candidates

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  WAEC Extends  Registration Deadline  for 2024 SSCE Exams for  School Candidates This is to inform all prospective candidates and stakeholders that the registration deadline for the Secondary School Certificate Examination (SSCE) of the West Africa Examination Council (WAEC) has been extended.  All intending candidates are hereby informed that the registration period of the WASSCE for School Candidates, 2024 has been extended to Tuesday, 20th February, 2024.