A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has disqualified Sheriff Oborevwori, the candidate of the Delta State Peoples Democracy Party (PDP) for the 2023 governorship race, over discrepancies in his certificates.

The court also restrained Oborevwori who is the speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly and anointed candidate of the state governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, from parading himself as the candidate of the PDP for the Delta 2023 governorship election.

The court order followed a suit instituted by David Edevbie, a former commissioner for finance, who is the anointed candidate of former governor James Ibori against Oborevwori's candidacy.

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Keeping to his words to restore Onitsha to its former glory, governor of Anambra State, Prof. Chukwuma Soludo has started massive demolition of illegal structures in Onitsha with the demolition of Odumeje's Church this morning.

Recall ANAMBRA PEOPLE had on the 15th of March, 2022 reported that the then governor-elect planned to remove all illegal structures and demolish buildings on flood channels in the state.

 Other churches, industries, residential buildings, etc. built along flood channels like Sakamori, Nwangene stream, Otumoye and other areas would be pulled down soon. Some of the structures at Zik's avenue, fegge , Ochanja market, Biafran market and Main market Onitsha have been penciled for demolition.


The major leg of the charges against Ike Ekweremadu and his wife, Beatrice Nwanneka Ekweremadu have crashed as the organ donor, Ukpo David Nwamini has reportedly admitted he's 21 years old.

One of the charges preferred against the Ekweremadus was that the Donor was a minor.

But at the resumption of the trial today at Westminster Magistrates Court, the victim the case has admitted to being 21 Years Old according to AriseTV.

The Legal Counsel for the Ekweremadus denied any form of exploitation or an intent to exploit the alleged victim.

Present at the Westminster Magistrates Court are former senate minority leader – Eyinnanya Abaribe, former Senate President – David Mark, former Minister of State for Education – Hon. Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba  and Chairman of the Senate Committee on Foreign Affairs – Adamu Bulkachuwa.

The trial was adjourned till August 4. Both are to remain in custody till the next hearing.

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Stephanie Nkechinyere Chukwuemeka who represented D-Line, Port Harcourt has won the 2022 Miss Port Harcourt City Beauty Pageant held on Sunday at Aztec Arcum Event center in Port Harcourt.

She beat other 18 contestants to emerge winner.

Stephanie is from Abia State, Born in 12th June, 1999. She is 300 level undergraduate student of the University of Port Harcourt, Department of Forestry and Wildlife Management.

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Lovers of rock music and entertainment fans generally will for a long time remember their exciting moment at the the just conclude maiden edition of Rock Music Festival. 

At the event which recently took place at Sandralia Hotel Abuja, artiste displayed superb performances to the satisfaction of excited guests. 

It was organised by Rock Music Federation in collaboration with FunbikersNG in partnership with Sandralia Hotel as an avenue to revive rock music in the country. 

Among those who performed include, Amb.Phil Roberts from Brazil, Peitro from Italy, Amandine from France, Chris Bleer from Ireland and Frank Giva UK. 

Others include, MC Miracle, King Faj, Zainab Sule, Cri Snow, Mike Wonder, Queen Julietta and Aishida. 

The lead convener, Amb. Phil Robert expressed gratitude to the artistes and sponsors for making the event worth the while.

Partners and sponsors will on Thursday be presented with certificates of appreciation at Montage Africa, 15 Lungi street off Cairo street wuse2

Dr Jonathan Daniel; Head Of Mission UN IPGC AFRICA will be the special guest of honour



Boko Haram fighters have seized control of the prisons in Kuje, an Abuja suburb, freeing hardened criminals into the nation's capital.

The insurgents stormed the facility at about 10:00 p.m., detonating explosives and opening live rounds on state agents guarding the facility, according to a senior government official.

"Suspected Boko Haram attackers have just seized the prisons from our control," an official said to Peoples Gazette. "They have destroyed the prison and we don't know what they plan to do next."

The official could not immediately elaborate on the unfolding chaos at the prison, which holds suspects ranging from disgraced police chief Abba Kyari to infamous terror masterminds.

"All major, biggest terrorists, armed robbers and kidnappers have escaped," a top security source told The Gazette.

Residents in the areas have also confirmed hearing loud noises believed to be explosives and gunfire.

Soldiers and other security personnel around the facility reportedly fled when the attackers arrived in "over 1,000 motorcycles," per our sources.

Another prison source told The Gazette some high-profile suspects did not escape during the attack, which lasted about three hours.

"Abba Kyari, Farouk Lawan and other white-collar detainees are still here," a top prison source said. "But most of the violent criminals and terrorists have been released."

A spokesman for the Nigerian Correctional Service and the FCT police did not immediately return requests seeking details about the incident late Tuesday.

The attack comes as insecurity inundated President Muhammadu Buhari and his security chiefs. Earlier on Tuesday, the administration confirmed an attack on the president's convoy in his home Katsina state.




The founder and chief operating officer of the first digital economy global citizen on the earth, Professor Sam Zuga have appointed political scientist and media publicity guru Barry Avotu Johnson 1st as it's African Financial Revolution Project coordinator in Nigeria.

The appointment of Barry Avotu Johnson is said to be based on his performance to lead most responsive political party NYDP bated by the ENDSARS PROTEST in Nigeria in 2018 to 2021.

Barry Johnson is been the national chairman of the NYDP and have performed extra ordinary.

Prof Zuga founded the Samzuga business Empire to mobilize afriacans ahead of a roborst economy which should be founded on the grounds of a national social valued coupled with the financial economic recovery agenda focused on rebuilding the economy of Africa as a whole. 

Professor Sam Zuga who is also a clergy robes as the vision bearer of Zugacoin as the first African digital coin which have made rounds in the geniuness books of records.

Archbishop Sam Zuga related to the media in a press conference organized in Abuja to kick-start the African Financial Revolution Project (AFRP) that Nigerian youths. Will enjoy a total support empowerment Scheme that will provide them the opportunity to invest in the Financial Revolution inclusion that the Zugacoin provides to them by making one of them it's National coordinator in the person of Barry Johnson who is a youth with capacity and capability to deliver the 2000Usd in the worth of one million naira converted Digital Zugacoin.

In response Barry Avotu Johnson thanked the Sam Zuga Business Empire for seeing his person Worthy to coordinate the distribution of the one million naira in Zugacoin worth to 100million youths across the 36 states and the FCT.

Barry Johnson also told Newsmen at the press hearing that he's ready to make sure every youth in Nigeria gets the 1million naria worth Zugacoin give away freebies.

The initiative is bent on supporting the Buhari administration to give Empowerment support to the youths and this will be one of the ways our youths can he engaged in craft work and skills aqusition projects that can take them out of the streets.

The Zugacoin is the world's fastest growing digital coin in the world.

And Sam Zuga is the first digital economy Professor in the world.

A peace-centered and good governance non governmental organization, Peace Ambassador Agency Worldwide in Partnership With Amb Kingsley Amafibe Peace Foundation has organized of peace novelty football match aimed at drawing the support of young people in the need for peaceful election in Nigeria in 2023. 

The organisers say it seeks to bring together business executives, religious and youth leaders, entertainers and people from various fields of human endeavour for a joint effort for societal change. 

Speaking shortly after the match which took place at the weekend at Soho 24 Sports Center Kado Abuja, the founder Peace Ambassador Agency Worldwide, Amb. Kingsley Amafibe said there is need for synergy as professionals to put hands together to vote for a leader who has same vision with a vast majority of citizens. 

"Everyone is agitating for a better Nigeria, we felt as an organisation that promotes peace, this is time to create awareness for peaceful election.

"Everyone gathered here today are industry players in their various fields, we have different organisations so we believe we can set up an effort that will change this nation.

"If we believe, we can do it, we need Leaders that will lead us to the right destination. The essence of what we are doing here is to think together and change the narratives." 

They insist that free and fair process is a sure way for a peaceful election. 

Four teams include, Peace Ambassador Agency, Seman Global Project, Prof Christopher Imumolen and Christ Mercy Showers Foundation slugged it out at the football competition.

The lead organizer, Amb. Amafibe also expressed appreciation to partners and sponsors for their participation. 

They include Prof Christopher Imumolen, Hon Abdullahi Maje, Hon Dozie Nwankwo, Pastoral Wine, 100% Oil, Foretech Investment, Emmybless construction Ltd, Kaycee Classic Oil and Gas, Seman Global, Christ Mercy Showers Foundation,Peak Yoghurt, My House.

Others are DJ Legend, Kessy Hills Classic, Auwal Abdullahi of MTN Nigeria, AIG David Igbodo, Victor The billionaire, Efe Cubana, Zeal, Alex Reports, Arise News, NTA, AIT, Skyewise, Prime Tech, Berlus group, Madisca Haruna, Hon Lucky Omenka, Enetimi Government, Maifuwa, Frank, Exlord Computers, and CN Daniels, Log Apartments CEO, RnR, Washington and Captain Dan.