Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo and his wife Dolapo; the Co-Chair of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Mr. Bill Gates, on Friday attended the wedding reception of Alhaji Aliko Dangote’s daughter, Hajiya Fatima, and her groom, Jamilu Abubakar in Lagos. Prominent persons at occasion included wife of the President, Hajiya Aisha Buhari; Speaker, House of Representatives, Mr. Yakubu Dogara; the […]
By Adeboye Amosu Super Eagles centre-back William Troost-Ekong has hailed his teammates for their battling display in the 1-0 win against Poland in their international friendly game on Friday and insists the team will get better after picking valuable lessons from the game, reports Completesportsnigeria. com. Gernot Rohr’s men overcame the Poles courtesy of 61st minute penalty […]
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The United States Government has reacted to the release of the Dapchi schoolgirls abducted by Boko Haram. The world power noted that there still remained enormous challenges in Nigeria which would require the attention of the United Nations and other international players. This is part of remarks by the American Deputy Secretary of State, John […]
Boko Haram: US finally reacts
The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), says the total Internationally Generated Revenue (IGR) at the state level was N931.23bn in 2017 fiscal year. ? In its latest data report released on Friday, the N931.23bn IGR realised by the 36 states in the whole of 2017 was N100.04bn higher compared to N831.19bn generated in the preceding […]
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Second Republic lawmaker and prominent northern politician, Dr. Junaid Mohammed, has said “President Muhammadu Buhari and his people have perfected corruption more than any previous administrations,”claiming that the President deserves a platinum award for corruption. While alleging that the ongoing fight against corruption is designed to fill the pockets of the President’s relatives and friends, […]
Creative Director of EAT, Ejiro Amos Taffiri, a formidable player and business at the forefront of the global fashion market speaks with Millicent Arebun Onuoha about her SS18 collections and the challenges in the Nigerian Fashion among others What is it about SS18 collections? My spring summer 2018 collection was inspired by the life of […]
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The Department of State Services, DSS, has revealed that Boko Paramedics, prior to the release of the Dapchi schoolgirls demanded “cessation of hostilities and temporary ceasefire”. DSS Director General, Lawal Daura made the disclosure while revealing the role of the secret police in securing the release of the girls. He spoke when President Muhammadu Buhari […]
The Secretary-General, Yoruba Council of Elders (YCE), Dr Kunle Olajide, has confirmed the death of YCE’s President, Chief Idowu Sofola, a prominent Nigerian jurist, Bencher and former President of the Nigerian Bar Association.
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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kano State has threatened to take legal action against the state government for allegedly using the police to stop its planned rally in Gaya on Saturday, March 24. The party chairman, Alhaji Mas’ud El-Jibril Doguwa made this known while addressing newsmen in Kano on Friday. He said during the […]
Crisis looms Kano as APC govt ‘blocks’ PDP
A Nigerian anti-corruption youth group, the Creative Youth Initiative Against Corruption (CYIAC), has emerged the winner of the Innovative Category of the first UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Action Awards.
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Former President, Goodluck Jonathan has returned to Sierra Leone to observe the country’s presidential run-off polls scheduled for Tuesday, March 27. A statement issued by Mr Ikechukwu Eze, the spokesman to the former president, noted that Jonathan, who is leading the Electoral Institute for Sustainable Democracy in Africa (EISA) Election Observation Mission, arrived Freetown on […]
By Adeboye Amosu: Super Eagles head coach Gernot Rohr has admitted that his team were lucky to secure a win against Poland in Friday’s friendly and warned that the result of the game will have little effect on how they will fare at the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia, Completesportsnigeria.com reports. The three-time African champions pipped their […]
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The Abia State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on Friday, formally received into its fold, a former member of the Federal House of Representatives, Chief Damian Ozurumba who recently dumped the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA to PDP. Others received into the party include two former commissioners in the state, Chief Emmanuel Ibegbulam […]
By James Agberebi: The Super Eagles of Nigeria have been ranked at number 23 among the 32 teams taking part at this year’s World Cup that will go far, according to British newspaper, The Mirror. Since making her debut at the 1994 World Cup in USA, the Super Eagles have not gone past the round […]
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Atiku Abubakar, former Vice President, has reacted to the Super Eagles’ 1-0 win over Poland in an international friendly match played on Friday. Nigeria defeated Poland 1-0 in the friendly played at the Municipal Stadium in Wroclaw on Friday night. The Waziri of Adamawa congratulated the home base Super Eagles for emerging victorious. He said […]
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The Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) has warned Nigerians to be weary of “wonder banks’’ that give extra-ordinary interest rates and returns on investments. The managing director of NDIC, Alhaji Umaru Ibrahim, gave the warning yesterday in his address delivered at the NDIC Special Day at the ongoing 29th Enugu International Trade Fair in Enugu. […]
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The lawmaker representing Kaduna Central, Senator Shehu Sani, has warned that the humiliation of the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, the All Progressives Congress, APC, the national leader, Bola Tinubu, by the federal government, will make tough the re-election of President Muhammadu Buhari. He stated that the ruling APC failed to accord Saraki and TInubu the […]
The Association of Melina Allottees in Ondo State has raised the alarm over an alleged N15 Million fraud perpetrated by the West Africa Forest Plantation Limited. The Association fingered the Project Coordinator of West Africa Afforestation Project in the state , Mr. Weluche Umez of extorting unsuspecting members of the union under false Pretence. But, […]
A 37-year-old man, Tajudeen Olukoya, was on Thursday brought before an Ikeja Magistrate Court for allegedly collecting N550, 000 on the pretext of leasing a space to a man for a“Suya” spot at a night club in Lagos.
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