Maureen Okpe

Maureen is a media practitioner and an impeccable writer with close to 4 years active experience working in well-established media houses. She has written several political, social development and human interest stories. Maureen has worked with different teams on projects key to governance till the very stage of implementation. She is self-driven and organised with a deep sense of responsibility and professional productivity. You may reach her via Email: [email protected]

2671 POSTS

  • Kogi: PDP Screens Governorship Candidates Ahead Of Election

    8 hours ago

    The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has screened a total of ten aspirants for the coming November governorship elections in Kogi State. Among those sighted on Friday at the headquarters of the party in Abuja were Yomi Awoniyi, Senato...

  • Two Robbers, 19 Others Arrested By Police In Nasarawa

    10 hours ago

    Two suspected armed robbers, who were alleged to have been terrorising residents of Karu Local Government Area of Nasarawa State, have been arrested by the Police Command. Parading the suspects at the Command’s headquarters in Lafi...

  • Benue Assembly Member-Elect Attacked, Vehicle Burnt

    11 hours ago

    Benue State House of Assembly member-elect for Gboko-West constituency, Aondona Dajoh, has escaped an attack on his life. Dajoh was ambushed while driving home Thursday night. He however escaped by the whisker, but his vehicle was bur...

  • Benue: Minister Appreciates Media Team For Dedication, Hardwork During Elections

    12 hours ago

    The Minister for Special Duties and Intergovernmental Affairs, George Akume, has expressed appreciation to the Benue State APC media team for their hard work during the electoral process. Akume stated this during a courtesy visit of...

  • Tinubu, Alia Win Will Change Economy - APC Chieftain

    13 hours ago

    A Chieftain of the ruling party, APC Austin Oleho, said the victory of Bola Tinubu and Rev. Fr Hyacinth Alia of Benue state will change the economic landscape of the country and promote rapid economic growth. Oleho made this kn...

  • Kogi: Nine Lawmakers Suspended Over Allegations Of Terrorism

    1 day ago

    Nine lawmakers of the Kogi State House of Assembly have been suspended over alleged acts of terrorism and election violence during Saturday’s House of Assembly election in the state. They were alleged to have breache...

  • EFCC Arrests Cleric, 27 Fraudsters In Kwara

    1 day ago

    No fewer than 28 persons, including a cleric, suspected to be “Yahoo-Yahoo boys” have been arrested in Ilorin, the Kwara State Capital by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission(EFCC).  The arrest was made possible ...

  • Three Kidnap Suspects Arrested By Niger Police

    1 day ago

    Three suspected kidnappers in the Suleja local government area of Niger State have been arrested by the state Police command. This was made known in a statement issued by the police spokesperson in the state, DSP Wasiu Abiodun, in M...

  • Nasarawa: Council Chairman Sacks Special, Personal Assistants Over Anti-Party

    1 day ago

    The Executive Chairman of Karu Local Government Council in Nasarawa State, James Thomas has sacked all his Special Assistants (SA) and personal assistants (PA) over alleged involvement in anti-party activities in the just-concluded election...

  • Ramadan: Niger Governor Urges Muslims To Pray For Peace, Progress

    1 day ago

    Niger State Governor and Chairman of the North Central States Governors Forum (NCSGF), Abubakar Sani Bello has sent his felicitations and best wishes to the Muslim Ummah as they begin the obligatory Ramadan fast. The Governor on Thursday...

  • Plateau: PDP Warns APC Against Looting Treasury

    2 days ago

    The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Plateau State has warned the outgoing government officials of the ruling All Progressives Congress(APC) not to loot the state treasury, as doing such, would have dire consequences. This was contained...

  • Truck Driver Jailed For 12 Months Over Illegal Mining

    2 days ago

    Justice Muhammed Sani of the Federal High Court in Ilorin, Kwara State, has convicted and sentenced one Buba Muhammed, a 37-year-old truck driver and father of six children, to one-year imprisonment for illegal mining. Justice Sani order...

  • Naira Scarcity: NLC Directs Workers To Protest At CBN Branches

    2 days ago

    The leadership of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has directed all workers to protest at all the offices of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) nationwide starting next week over the persisting cash crunch. Its President Joseph ...

  • Group Raises Alarm Over Malnutrition In Nigerian Women

    2 days ago

    Civil Society-Scaling Up Nutrition in Nigeria, a Non-Governmental Organization (NGO), has expressed concern over the alarming rate of malnutrition among girls and women decrying the poor budgetary allocation to nutrition in the country...

  • Court Denies Abba Kyari's Request To Strike Out Charges

    2 days ago

    The Federal High Court in Abuja has dismissed an application by the suspended Deputy Commissioner of Police, Abba Kyari to strike out charges against him. Justice Emeka Nwite, on Wednesday, dismissed the application on the ground th...