Oyo State Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, has said that the All Progressives Congress, APC, still holds the ace in the state as the party with the best welfare package and comprehensive rural-urban development. He said this while addressing the electorate during a campaign rally organized by APC to canvass for votes for the partyâ€™s candidate […]
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Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump shook up the top leadership of his campaign Wednesday, less than three months before Americans choose who will take over the White House in January. He hired Stephen Bannon, a senior executive at the conservative news website Breitbart, to be campaign chief executive officer and promoted pollster Kellyanne Conway to […]
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Port Harcourt refinery, which has a capacity of 210,000 barrels a day, has restarted production, the spokesman for Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, said on Wednesday. â€œIt is not in full capacity. Production is between three and five million litres daily,â€ Group General Manager, Public Affairs of the NNPC, Garba Deen Muhammad, said. Despite being […]
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Liverpool are anxiously awaiting results of scans after new signing Sadio Mane injured his shoulder in training on Wednesday. The 24-year-old was taken to the Liverpool Spire Hospital five miles away from the clubâ€™s Melwood training ground accompanied by club physios to have the injury assessed. It is understood the winger, who scored in the […]
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WAICA Reinsurance Corporation Plcâ€™s gross premium income grew from $24.2 million in 2014 to $33.5 million in its financial year ended December 2015, representing a 39 per cent growth. It has five member-countries, including Nigeria and Ghana, as its key markets. Others are Sierra Leone, Gambia and Liberia. However, the Corporation was unable to hold […]
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Special Assistant to Akwa Ibom State Governor on Grassroots Mobilisation in Abuja (North), Honourable Emmanuel Inyang has said that the recent directive by the Minister of federal capital territory, FCT, Alhaji Mohammed Bello to partner indigenes of the state within the FCT to export vegetables (Ugu leaf) to European countries will help to boost the […]
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National Pension Commission (PenCom) has said that the pension fund assets under the Contributory Pension Scheme (CPS) has taken a giant leap and currently standing at N5.74 trillion at the second quarter of this year. Director General of the agency, Mrs. Chinelo Anohu-Amazu, who gave the figure at the weekend in Lagos, while delivering a […]
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Barely two weeks after a jailbreak in Enugu, several inmates of Abakaliki Federal Prison are feared killed while smany others sustained bullet wounds in another foiled jailbreak in Abakaliki. Although Nigerian Pilot could not independently confirm, sources however claim that more than 13 persons were killed, including one prison officer during the botched operation. It […]
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LAW Union and Rock Insurance Plc is wooing foreign investors to inject capital into the firm to make it be among the top five in the country, the new Chairman of the company, Remi Babalola has said. He made this known to reporters in Lagos. Babalola said the company decided to woo foreign strategic investors […]
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Officials of Anambra State Ministry of Health have disclosed that a medical doctor and three others had been reported to have died of Lassa fever in the state. This was disclosed in a one-day Lassa fever training workshop organised by the state Ministry of Health. A resource person in the workshop, Dr. Jane Ezeonu confirmed […]
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Former President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has for the umpteenth time denied newspaper reportslinking him to the Niger Delta Avengers and insinuations that the federal government had started probing him over bombing of oil facilities. He described the two publications as wearing the cloak of deceit from the same misguided characters that are hell-bent on pulling […]
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Â Stakeholders query forex, loans policies Â Apex bank means well for the economy – CBN cross section of stakeholders in Nigerian banking sector have criticised recent policies of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, arguing that they might be consciously or unconsciously demarketing banks thus frustrating them from delivering on the respective and collective mandate. But […]
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Court of Appeal, Abuja Division, yesterday restored Dr Okezie Ikpeazu as the duly elected governor of Abia State, just as the court set aside the judgement of Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court which on June 27 removed the governor from office. The Federal High Court removed Ikpeazu from office on account of […]
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Claudio Ranieri revealed he was always confident Riyad Mahrez would commit his long-term future to Leicester City. The Algeria international ended reports linking him with a move away from Leicester, by signing a new four-year contract at the club on Wednesday. Mahrez played a vital role in Leicester’s title winning campaign last season, scoring 17 […]
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As the crisis rocking the Peoples’ Democratic Party, PDP, rages on, former Borno State governor, Ali Modu Sheriff has lambasted some party chieftains over their comments and roles in the on going rift. In a television programme: Matters Arising on African Independent Television ,AIT, on Thursday, Sheriff touched on several topical issues concerning PDP’s leadership. […]
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â€˜My husband, Ezekiel Obeji, impregnated his `sisterâ€™ in our matrimonial home,â€ a 31-year-old businesswoman, Mrs Francisca Obeji, told an Igando Customary Court in Lagos on Thursday. Obeji told the court that her husband of seven years impregnated a woman he introduced to her as his `sisterâ€™. â€œMy husband, who married me as a virgin, stopped […]
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Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State on Thursday won the first appeal delivered by the Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja with respect to the judgments of the Federal High Court in Abuja on June 27 removing him from office. According to Punch report, Ikpeazuâ€™s appeal was with respect to the ruling delivered by Justice […]
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President Muhammadu Buhari is in a meeting with former Head of State, Gen. Abdusalami Abubakar (retd.), at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Gen. Abubakar arrived at the villa at about 12.40pm, met the president privately. However, his (Abubakar) purpose of visiting Buhari is yet unknown as at the time this report was filed. Details later…
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Former Commissioner of Police in Lagos State, Alhaji Abubakar Tsav, has urged the Governor of Benue State, Samuel Ortom, not to drag religion into governance, noting that such attitude could trigger the wrath of God on the state if the governor fails to retrace his steps. Tsav, who stated this in a statement made available […]
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middle-aged man who was simply identified as Adegbite (other names withheld) was found dead in a room in one of the hotels in Ondo town. Although, the cause of his death was shrouded in mystery as at the time of filling this report, it was reliably gathered that the deceased said to be an engineer […]
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