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  • Bello urges Christian pilgrims to be good ambassadors December 12, 2017
    By Abdullahi Muhammad Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Malam Muhammad Musa Bello, has charged this year’s FCT Intending Christian Pilgrims to shun any act that “will draw negative attention to the country or make life more difficult for other Nigerians that may want to embark on pilgrimage in the future.” The Minister, who […]
  • 12,500 pregnant women get delivery kits in Osun December 11, 2017
    Osun State Governor, Rauf Aregbesola, on Monday, kicked off distribution of over 12,000 pregnancy kits tagged “MAMA Kits” for Vulnerable Pregnant Women for free across the State. Aregbesola, who disclosed that the kits contains critical items required for Safe Delivery, assured that the items will be accessible from Government Hospitals and Primary Health Care Centres […]
  • APC running a broken government, Secondus says days of impunity in PDP over December 11, 2017
    Newly elected Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Chairman, Prince Uche Secondus has lambasted the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) accusing them of running a “broken government” specialized in “false propaganda and intimidation.” Secondus who was speaking on Monday at the PDP headquarters in Abuja while assuming office in a handover ceremony said the task ahead of […]
  • Iwude Ijesa Festival wards off disease, sickness December 11, 2017
    The annual Iwude Ijesa Festival is designed to ward off disease, sickness, and other problems from Ijesaland, the Chairman planning committee, Chief Olu Falomo, has stated. Falomo, who is the Loofosan of Ifosan, Ilesa, said that the festival has been turned modern from the old way it was being celebrated. He stated this in Osogbo, […]
  • Ja’afar Sa’ad as a national hero December 11, 2017
    It is established that the best person on earth is the most beneficial to humanity. This very best suits Dr Ja’afar Sa’ad, the Galadiman Ruwa of Zazzau. He did not only serve the government, but the private sector before becoming independent to continue serving humanity in greater capacity. Unlike some who view Nigeria as a […]
  • How I helped Iran dodge international saction, gold trader admits December 11, 2017
    An Iranian-Turkish gold trader admitted in a US court that he made “maybe $150 million” by helping Iran dodge international sanctions. It’s a colossal take for a minor Turkish tabloid celebrity who, for years, escaped prosecution in his own country and now faces years in US prison. Reza Zarrab, once the lead defendant in a […]
  • African Int’l University Conducts Screening for Foundational Students December 11, 2017
    African International University, Toru- Orua  Bayelsa State,  has conducted screening  exercise  for about 622 intending students into the  foundation school of the University. Conducting the  exercise at St Jude’s Secondary School Amarata Yenagoa, the Registrar  Mensa Francis assured the  students of government’s commitment to a  qualitative education. Benaiah Oye who spoke unbehalf of the Registrar  […]
  • 2019: Understanding Lamido and the choice before Nigerians, By Solomon Semaka December 11, 2017
    As Nigeria draws towards the 2019 General Elections, the number of those aspiring to occupy the office of the President is beginning to take shape. Granted that there are bound to be aspirants contesting in every election, the desire by many aspirants to contest for leadership positions cannot be isolated from the performance of those […]
  • Nigeria: Do you have a gallon of fuel? By Prince Charles Dickson December 11, 2017
    “There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies and statistics.” – Mark Twain’s Own Autobiography: The Chapters from the North American Review. You see the Nigerian looks upon Nigeria as a theatre and the entire population representing and manifesting the full spectrum of acts and actors. In this revelry, life is the theatre; the […]
  • 2 ex-governorship aspirants, others defect to NNPP in Bauchi December 11, 2017
    By Najib Sani, Bauchi Two former Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship aspirants in Bauchi state, Senator Abubakar Maikafi, Ambassador Ahmed Shuaibu, Ex-Commissioner, Mohammed Jibrin Lago, and thousands of their supporters have defected to the New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP). The defection was announced at a grand ceremony organized by the party for the new entrants. […]
  • Only my c’ttee can approve El-Rufai’s $350m loan – Sani December 11, 2017
    By Aliyu Askira Kano The senator representing Kaduna Central senatorial district, Shehu Sani, at the weekend in Kaduna, declared that the fact that the House of Representatives Committee on External Loan has approved the state government’s $350 million loan request did not amount to the government securing the money, as only the Senate Committee on […]
  • Lessons from PDP convention December 11, 2017
    EMEKA NZE writes on the lessons from the Eagles Square, venue of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) convention. The PDP convention has come and gone but its reverberations will continue to occupy political discourse, at least, until Nigerians shift attention to other topical matters that are likely to arise. Adeyanju’s disqualification The fate of the […]
  • 2019: Igbo interest is paramount to us – Ohaneeze December 11, 2017
    By Raphael Ede, Enugu Apex Igbo cultural organisation, the Ohanaeze Ndigbo has declared that they will only support a presidential candidate that has the interest of Ndigbo at heart and whose manifesto portrays that the person actually means well for Ndigbo, come 2019. President General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief John Nnia Nwodo, made this known […]
  • Stakeholders caution Ezea against politics of rancour December 11, 2017
    By Raphael Ede Enugu Stakeholders of the People Democratic Party (PDP) in Igboeze-South LGA of Enugu State have advised former governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr Okey Ezea, to have a rethink and drop his politics of rancour and violence. The spokesman of stakeholders, Mr Martins Ugwueze, representing Igboeze-South in the Enugu […]
  • APC govt has failed woefully – LP chairman December 11, 2017
    By Peter Moses Abeokuta The National Chairman of Labour Party (LP), Alhaji Abdulkadir Abdusalam, at the weekend said the All Progressives Congress (APC) government led by President Muhammadu Buhari has “failed woefully” in over two years in office. Abdulsalam, who spoke at press conference in Abeokuta, Ogun State, accused Buhari of “sectional appointment and development”, […]
  • …Wike thumbs up PDP congress December 11, 2017
    Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has thumbed up for the PDP National Convention describing it as transparent and credible exercise that surely has sent signals to other parties about what the PDP is capable of doing. He spoke after casting his vote for different candidates at the National Convention at the Eagle Square in Abuja […]
  • Prepare your hand-over note, Secondus tells Buhari December 11, 2017
    By Iyalla Adaye Port Harcourt Newly elected chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prince Uche Secondus has formally served the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) a quit notice, saying the political party has failed Nigerians. Speaking after he was sworn-in following his victory at the PDP National Convention at the Eagle Square in Abuja […]
  • We’ve never benefited from Anchor Borrowers Scheme – Village head December 11, 2017
    Smallholders farmers are, according to statistics, the backbone of Nigerian agriculture. But findings show that these farmers achieved this feat through personal efforts, as most government programmes in the sector hardly get to the rural areas where majority of the smallholders farmers lives.JOHN OBA, who visited Igu village in Bwari area council of the FCT, […]
  • FG inaugurates Yobe river basin trustees December 11, 2017
    The Federal Government has inaugurated the newly reconstituted members of the Board of Trustees of the Hadejia Jama’are Komadugu Yobe Basin (HJKYB) Trust Fund in Abuja. Inaugurating the 12 member board in Abuja recently, the Minister of Water Resources, Engr. Suleiman Adamu also announced the resuscitation of the basin’s trust fund. Adamu explained that the […]
  • We’ll post some corps members to farms –Coordinator December 11, 2017
    Stories by John Oba The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Federal Capital Territory, (FCT) Coordinator Mr. Ballama Bello Birmiwa, has stated that the 2017 batch ‘B’ stream II corps members will be posted to farms as part of efforts to encourage them to key into the present government agricultural drives. He also warned that the […]
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