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  • 3 weeks Abducted Corps Member Refuses Offer To Be Released From Boko Haram Camp InformationNG
     
    NYSC members Abraham Amuta, a former member of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), has turned down an offer by the Boko Haram insurgents to be freed and allowed to go home. According to report, Amuta told those who went to the Sambisa forest to secure his release to go back home, saying he had renounced his Christian faith. Amuta, who is from Benue State was participating in the one-year mandatory service in Borno State, when he was abducted alongside Moses Oyeleke of Living Faith Church in Maiduguri and few others, including a schoolgirl, Ndagiliya Ibrahim Umar, on ... more
  • 3 weeks Pastor Adeboye Reacts To US Visa Ban On Nigeria InformationNG
    Pastor Adeboye Pastor Enoch Adeboye, the general overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, has reacted to the visa restrictions placed on Nigerians by the United States government. Recall that on Friday, the Trump administration imposed visa restrictions on Nigerians and five other countries. It was during the Church’s monthly thanksgiving service that he expressed his opinion on the issue. READ ALSO – Video: Nigerians React As Pastor Adeboye Leads Protest On Insecurity Speaking during the service, Pastor Adeboye said: “There was a time when the Naira was almost equal to the pounds sterling, people were rushing into Nigeria, from India, ... more
  • 3 weeks Nigerian Newspaper Headlines Today: 3rd February 2020 InformationNG
     
    Nigerian Newspaper Headlines These are our Nigerian Newspaper Headlines for Today, 3rd February 2020 Uche Secondus Under Pressure To Resign As PDP National Chairman Uche Secondus, the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is under pressure from top members in the Southwest to resign. According to report, these top members have begun consultations and campaigns to convince other stakeholders in the party to remove Secondus as the party’s national chairman. Their grievance is hinged on House of Representative’s crisis, constitutional breaches and failure of the National Working Committee (NWC) under his watch to get victory for ... more
  • 3 weeks Coronavirus: Buhari Extends Condolences To China InformationNG
    President Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari has extended his  sympathy to China over the outbreak of coronavirus in the country. Over 300 persons have been killed by the novel virus which broke out in Wuhan, capital of Hubei province in China. In a statement, Garba Shehu, presidential spokesman, Buhari was quoted as saying that it was only a matter of time “before this nightmare passes.” The statement read, “President Muhammadu Buhari extends his good wishes to President Xi Jinping and citizens of the Peoples Republic of China during this trying time. ” “China’s efforts to contain the spread of the ... more
  • 3 weeks Hypo Visits Agege Abattoir To Educate Public On Coronavirus InformationNG
    In a bid to further promote sustainable hygiene practices while increasing the knowledge of the masses as regards germs and diseases lurking around the environment, Hypo makers of the most affordable bleach in Nigeria organized a public sensitization program on the spread of coronavirus at the major Abattoir Market in Lagos State. During the public Sensitization programme at Agege Abattoir Market, The Hypo team urged the meat dealers, marketers as well as the entire public to ensure to always keep their spaces clean to ward off all germs which the ordinary eyes cannot accurately detect. Most importantly the meat dealers were ... more
  • 3 weeks Nigeria, US To Sign Agreement To Repatriate $321m Looted Funds InformationNG
       
    President Buhari and Donald Trump The Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, SAN has departed Nigeria to the United States-Nigeria Bi-national Commission in Washington DC. Umar Gwandu, the Special Assistant on Media and Public Relations in the Office of the Minister made this known in a statement on Sunday. The Minister is expected to, on behalf of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, sign a tripartite agreement with Nigeria, the Island of New Jersey and the United States of America at the 3-day meeting to repatriate 321m US dollars looted assets. This is ... more
  • 3 weeks US Congress Moves To Nullify Visa Ban On Nigeria, Others InformationNG
    Donald Trump Following the proposed permanent residency ban on Nigerian and 5 other countries by the administration of Donald Trump, the US Congress has described the move as outrageous and hinted at a move to unban the affected countries. This was contained in a statement that was released by Nancy Pelosi, the House speaker. “The Trump Administration’s expansion of its outrageous, un-American travel ban threatens our security, our values and the rule of law.  The sweeping rule, barring more than 350 million individuals from predominantly African nations from traveling to the United States, is discrimination disguised as policy. Read ... more
  • 3 weeks Amotekun Operatives Must Also Fight Ritual Killings: Osun Monarch InformationNG
    The Oluwo of Iwoland, OOba Abdul-Rasheed Adewale Akanbi,  has charged the southwest governors to ensure that Amotekun, is also made to fight ritual killings.
    Amotekun Operation vehicles This was made known to the newsmen by the press secretary of the monarch, Ali Ibrahim. Also Read: Nnamdi Kanu Berates Ohanaeze For Supporting Amotekun The monarch pointed out that ritual killing is deadlier and more recurrent than herdsmen’s heinous activities in the region. Describing traditional corruption, especially ritual killings, as rampant in the Southwest, Oba Akanbi expressed concern about the daily reported cases of killing of humans for rituals. The monarch insisted ... more
  • 3 weeks Shehu Sani, Fani-Kayode React As Adeboye Leads Protest Against Killings In Nigeria InformationNG
    Pastor Adeboye Former lawmaker, Shehu Sani and Femi Fani-Kayode have commended Pastor Enoch Adeboye for embarking on protest alongside members of his church against killings in the country. The protest is coming few weeks after Boko Haram fighters beheaded the chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria(CAN) in Adamawa, after a failed negotiation. Reacting to report of the protest, Sani who had just been released from the custody of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission(EFCC) over alleged extortion hailed Adeboye for “finally disembarking from the fence of caution, moderation and neutrality. ” In a tweet on Sunday, he wrote: ... more
  • 3 weeks No Confirmed Case Of Coronavirus In Lagos: Commissioner InformationNG
    Akin Abayomi The Lagos state government on Saturday said there is no confirmed case of coronavirus in the state. Akin Abayomi, commissioner for health, said there has been no confirmed case of the new virus following the quarantine of a Nigerian who just returned from China. Speaking via a series of tweets, he said the China returnee had presented himself at a hospital in the Lekki area of the state where he was screened and found to be in good condition, with no symptom of the disease. “The attention of @followlasg and @LSMOH has been drawn to a story of ... more
  • 3 weeks Video: Nigerians React As Pastor Adeboye Leads Protest On Insecurity InformationNG
    Pastor Adeboye A video has surfaced online showing the General Overseer of The Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Adeboye, leading a protest. The video showed the pastor leading a protest against the insecurity experienced in Nigeria. Read Also: Your Son Can Not Discipline Himself – Uti Nwachukwu Slams Pastor Adeboye FLASH: Pastor @PastorEAAdeboye Leads Massive Protest Against Insecurity pic.twitter.com/O34qFkABS4 — Sahara Reporters (@SaharaReporters) February 2, 2020 The video has since gotten many Nigerians talking online asking why he is leading such protest yet is heavily guarded by bodyguards. One Twitter user wrote; ”Pastors with securities everywhere but Church ... more
  • 3 weeks Nnamdi Kanu Berates Ohanaeze For Supporting Amotekun InformationNG
    The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, has berated Ohanaeze Ndigbo for supporting Amotekun, the regional security outfit established by Southwest governors.
    Nnamdi Kanu This statement was after the IPOB leader vowed to support the newly established South-west security outfit with one million men. Also Read: People Opposing Amotekun Are Agents Of Criminals: Gani Adams The IPOB leader, in a recent broadcast on Radio Biafra, berated Nnia Nwodo, the Ohanaeze Ndigbo President-General for commending ” Yoruba for setting up Amotekun.” Kanu queried the reason Nwodo who kicked against Biafra Security Service (BSS) set up by his ... more
  • 3 weeks Nigerian Newspaper Headlines Today: 2nd February 2020 InformationNG
    Nigerian Newspaper Headlines US Travel Ban Caused By Leadership Failure: Peter Obi Peter Obi, a former Anambra State governor says the immigration visa ban imposed on Nigeria by the United States was caused by leadership failure. Countries affected by the ban alongside Nigeria are Burma, Eritrea, Kyrgyzstan, Sudan, Tanzania. The travel ban for these countries will only apply to immigrant visa, according to an official. “It’s focused on people who want to reside in the U.S, not people who want to visit. Pandemonium As Strange Disease Kills Four In Benue More than 100 persons are battling with head, ... more
  • 3 weeks Oxford Africa Business Forum 2020 ‘The Youth Of Africa: Accessing The Opportunity, Navigating The Challenge’ InformationNG
    The Oxford Africa Business Forum is in its 11th year and is hosted annually by Saïd Business School’s Oxford Africa Business Alliance. It brings together distinguished leaders from top companies, innovative start-ups, government, and civil society from across Africa with thought leaders, students, and alumni from Oxford University to discuss business in Africa. Convening over 350 delegates and a diverse range of speakers, the Forum will offer unrivalled insights into the opportunities and challenges Africa’s fast-growing youth population present. A gala dinner, held at Balliol College, will open the Forum on Friday 13 March, followed by the full-day Forum ... more
  • 3 weeks US Travel Ban Caused By Leadership Failure: Peter Obi InformationNG
     
    Peter Obi Peter Obi, a former Anambra State governor says the immigration visa ban imposed on Nigeria by the United States was caused by leadership failure. Countries affected by the ban alongside Nigeria are Burma, Eritrea, Kyrgyzstan, Sudan, Tanzania. The travel ban for these countries will only apply to immigrant visa, according to an official. “It’s focused on people who want to reside in the U.S, not people who want to visit.” In a tweet on Saturday evening, Obi, the vice-presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) in the 2019 election, said the ban could send wrong signals ... more
  • 3 weeks Pandemonium As Strange Disease Kills Four In Benue InformationNG
    More than 100 persons are battling with head, stomach aches, fever, diarrhea as strange ailment kills five in Benue state. The strange ailment reportedly broke out in the border settlement of Oye-Obi, an Island bordering Obi and Oju Local Government Areas, LGA, of Benue State. Caretaker Chairman of Oju LGA, Mr Alicia Eru while speaking in Makurdi on Friday said some of the victims had been moved from the Oju General Hospital, GHO, to the Benue State University Teaching Hospital, BSUTH, for further investigation and treatment. She said, “It is actually a strange ailment. Four people died after the ... more
  • 3 weeks Living In Nigeria Is More Life-Threatening: Peter Obi InformationNG
    Peter Obi, former governor of Anambra state, says living in Nigeria, is more life-threatening than anything else. Obi, who was the vice-presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 election, said this during an interview with ThisDay. On whether he has ever had a near-death experience, he said: “What is more threatening to someone than living in Nigeria? We live under constant threats here.” Narrating his life journey, he said, “There was a silver spoon when my father was alive and doing well but the civil war came and took both the silver and the spoon – ... more
  • 3 weeks Nigeria Can Tackle Coronavirus: Health Minister InformationNG
     
    Coronavirus patient on sick bed Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire, says the Nigeria has the capacity to detect and respond to the coronavirus if it finds its way into the country. More than 170 persons have been killed while thousands infected by the deadly coronavirus,which originated in Wuhan, China. There are reports that the new vurus originated from a food market that “conducted illegal transactions of wild animals” in Wuhan. Speaking yesterday at the inauguration of the inter-ministerial and multi-sectoral committee on the novel coronavirus in Abuja, the minister said: “While the risk of importation exists, we can ... more
  • 3 weeks EFCC Subjected Me To Traumatising Interrogation: Shehu Sani InformationNG
    Senator Shehu Sani Shehu Sani, lawmaker who represented Kaduna Central at the 8th Senate has accused the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) of subjecting him to trauma, arising interrogation in their custody. The former Senator, who spent a month in the custody of the anti-graft agency, made this known in a press statement made available to the media on Saturday. He accused operatives of the  EFCC of subjecting him to polygraph lie detector tests and also seized his phones. “My incarceration for 30 days in the jail of EFCC was unfair, unjust and a clear breach of my ... more
  • 3 weeks Call Oshiomhole To Order, Obaseki Tells Presidency, IGP InformationNG
     
    Edo State Governor Obaseki Godwin Obaseki, governor of Edo, has called on the presidency and inspector-general of police to caution Adams Oshiomhole, national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), saying no k e is above the law. According to the Edo state governor, Oshiomhole’s ambition to be “ultimate godfather” is not worth the lives of people of the state. In a statement by Crusoe Osagie, media aide to the governor, Obaseki said this when he received a delegation from the Omega Fire Ministries International led by Azemhe Azena, a pastor. Obaseki was quoted as saying, “The plans ... more
  • 3 weeks US Visa Ban: Don’t Punish Nigerians Because Of Buhari’s Failures, Atiku Tells Trump InformationNG
    People’s Democratic Party Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar Atiku Abubakar, former vice-president, has urged President Donald Trump not to punish Nigerians for the shortcomings and failure of the Muhammadu Buhari-led administration. Atiku was reacting to the immigrant visa ban placed by the United States on Nigeria, saying that Nigeria has been a major force for America’s development. Ayiku, the former presidential candidate of the People Democratic Party (PDP) said via a statement on Saturday, thus: “I received with sadness the policy of the government of the United States of America to place Nigeria on its travel ban list. ” “While ... more
  • 3 weeks Buhari Is Not A Religious Bigot: Apostle Suleman InformationNG
    President Buhari Apostle Johnson Suleman, senior pastor of Omega Fire Ministries (OFM), says President Muhammadu Buhari is not a religious bigot. Speaking in an open letter he wrote to Femi Adesina, presidential spokesman whom he had earlier lambasted over his comment against the Christian Association of Nigeria(CAN), the cleric said he has deep respect for Buhari. “Sadly, in Nigeria and especially under this current administration, anyone who speaks truth to power is termed partisan or political; some even say such a person hates President Muhammadu Buhari,” he wrote. “But how can a man hate his president? That’s giving a ... more
  • 3 weeks Lai Mohammed Denies Existence Of Social Media Bill (Video) InformationNG
    The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has denied knowledge of the social media bill which has been vehemently debated on social media.
    The Minister of Information and Culture,The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed The minister made this statement during an interview with Tim Sebastian of Conflict Zone, where he denied knowledge of the bill. Also Read: Lai Mohammed Is The Biggest Liar In History Of Nigeria: Fani-Kayode “Who is the author of that bill? I am not even aware of that bill. There is no such bill before the house. I can say it authoritatively,” ... more
  • 3 weeks Ezekwesili Reacts As Trump Includes Nigeria In Travel Ban List InformationNG
    Former Education Minister, Oby Ezekwesili has reacted to the inclusion of Nigeria in the list of countries on the US travel ban list.
    Former Nigeria’s minister of Education, Dr Obaigeli Ezekwesili Recall that on Friday, the United States added six countries to the list of nations facing stringent travel restrictions. Also Read: Sowore: The Whole World Is Watching Buhari And DSS – Oby Ezekwesili Nigeria joins three other African countries on the list, which includes; Eritrea, Sudan and Tanzania. The latest addition takes the total number of countries now on the restricted travel list to 13. Reacting to the development, ... more
  • 3 weeks Coronavirus: 16 Nigerians In China Not Willing To Return To Nigeria: Lai Mohammed InformationNG
    Lai Mohammed Lai Mohammed, minister of information, 16 Nigerians living in Wuhan, China hit by the deadly coronavirus have shown no interest to return home. Speaking in Abuja on Friday, the minister said the federal government cannot stop Nigerians from travelling to China. He said, “We know it is a bit difficult to ban people from travelling. ” “Another thing is that this is not a basis to stigmatise people who come from there. “Even if we have Nigerians who are there, unless they indicate interest that they want to come home, we can’t force them. Read Also: Coronavirus: Patients ... more
  • 3 weeks Okada Business Is Not An Enduring Trade – Lagos Govt InformationNG
     
    OPay riders The Lagos state government, following the ban on Okada and tricycle taxis, in 15 local councils of the state, said the business is not an enduring trade. The government on Friday, via its Twitter account, said the hailing services were part of the problem, hence their inclusion in the ban. “The truth is that okada, no matter what fanciful name it’s called, is not part of our greater Lagos journey on which we have embarked,” it said. “Our youths no longer learn the trades we used to be proud of- tailoring, bricklaying, printing, painting and others. ... more
  • 3 weeks Nigerian Newspaper Headlines Today: 1st February 2020 InformationNG
    Nigerian Newspaper Headlines ORide, Gokada, Others Protest Ban In Lagos (Photos) Max and Gokada, motorbike hailing services, have taken to the street to protest against the ban imposed by Lagos state government in several parts of the state. Effect from February 1st, Lagos state says it doesn’t want okada and tricycle plying 15 local councils. Making the announcement, Gbenga Omotoso, commissioner for information and strategy, confirmed that ORide, Max and Gokada would be affected by the ban. PDP Demands CJN Tanko’s Resignation, Say Nigerians No Longer Have Faith In Him The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has asked Justice Tanko ... more
  • 3 weeks Lai Mohammed Is The Biggest Liar In History Of Nigeria: Fani-Kayode InformationNG
    Former minister of aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode has described the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed as the biggest liar in the history of Nigeria’s politics.
    Femi Fani kayode The former minister made this statement in reaction to the interview of the Minister of information with Tim Sebastien of Hardtalk. Also Read: Buhari Not Fighting Corruption To Impress Any Organisation: Lai Mohammed According to Fani-Kayode, the Nigerian minister made a huge mistake by going on international TV to cross words with the interviewer. This is coming a day after Fani-Kayode expressed that President Buhari should be in jail. See ... more
  • 3 weeks Nathaniel Bassey Urges Christians To Pray Against Coronavirus InformationNG
    Popular gospel musician, Nathaniel Bassey has called on Christians to cry to God over the Coronavirus which broke out in China.
    Nathaniel Bassey The virus which has claimed over a hundred lives with about 5000 people infected is now fast spreading to other parts of the world. Also Read: ‘Standing For Jesus Nowadays Attracts Fierce And Vicious Attacks’ – Nathaniel Bassey Saddened by the development, the popular gospel singer took to social media to tell Christians what to do about the Coronavirus. The popular gospel singer urged his followers to cry out to God against the raging disease. See his ... more
  • 3 weeks ORide, Gokada, Others Protest Ban In Lagos (Photos) InformationNG
    Max and Gokada, motorbike hailing services, have taken to the street to protest against the ban imposed by Lagos state government in several parts of the state. Effect from February 1st, Lagos state says it doesn’t want okada and tricycle plying 15 local councils. Making the announcement, Gbenga Omotoso, commissioner for information and strategy, confirmed that ORide, Max and Gokada would be affected by the ban. Report of the ban had caused the riders of ... more
  • 3 weeks Lassa Fever: Four New Cases Confirmed In Bauchi InformationNG
    Lassa rat Bauchi state has confirmed four new cases of Lassa fever bringing the total to seven in the state. The confirmation was made by Rilwan Mohammed, executive secretary of the primary health care development agency in the state, during a press conference on Friday. Mohammed said the number of suspected cases has also risen from 15 to 22. According go him, all the cases have been forwarded to the National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) in Abuja for testing and authentication. “The last time we told you that we had 15 suspected cases but as of now, the ... more
  • 3 weeks PDP Demands CJN Tanko’s Resignation, Say Nigerians No Longer Have Faith In Him InformationNG
     
    Uche Secondus and other pdp protesters in Abuja The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has asked Justice Tanko Mohammed to resign as Chief Justice of Nigeria and Chairman of the National Judicial Council because Nigerians have lost confidence in him. The demand was made by the opposition party on Friday when its leaders protested at the United Kingdom (UK) and American Embassies in Abuja. According to the PDP,  there is an alleged plot by the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to stifle opposition in the country. The protest was attended by the National Working Committee (NWC), Board of Trustees ... more
  • 3 weeks Pregnant Woman Dies Of Lassa Fever In Enugu InformationNG
    Lassa rats A pregnant woman has died of Lassa fever at the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Utuku-Ozalla, according to the Enugu state ministry of health. This makes it the second death recorded in the state, after the first, which was recorded eight days ago at Enugu State University Teaching Hospital, Parklane. Confirming the case, Ifeanyi Agujiobi, permanent secretary of the ministry of health, said during a press briefing at the state secretariat, on Friday that it involved a 24-year-old pregnant woman who died on Thursday night, and that the preparations for safe burial are underway. According to her, ... more
  • 3 weeks The Only Way Nigeria Can Be Safe: Buhari InformationNG
    President Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari says his government plans to offer security to all Nigerians with policies and programmes that will bring prosperity, and this can only work if everyone put their differences aside and work together in the spirit of cooperation. The president said this on Thursday at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, when he was paid a courtesy visit by the 2019 National Productivity Order of Merit Awardees. Read Also: Buhari Is Fully Aware And In Charge Of All That Is Going On: Adesina Buhari said the task of nation-building is an enormous one and all Nigerians must endeavour ... more
  • 3 weeks Nigerian Embassy In China Still Has Jonathan As President On Its Website, Nearly 5 Years After Buhari Assumed Office (Photos) InformationNG
    President Buhari and Goodluck Jonathan The Nigerian embassy in China is yet to update vital information such as the current president of Nigeria on its website, despite a change in administration since the last five years. A quick look at the website shows that the embassy still displays former President Goodluck Jonathan as the current President of the country, with Aminu Wali as current the minister of foreign affairs on its home page. Read Also: Aisha Buhari Attends 10th-Year Remembrance Of Maryam Babangida (Photo) The current minister for foreign affairs is Geoffrey Onyeama who has been sworn in over four ... more
  • 3 weeks Corps Members React Over N33k Monthly Allowance InformationNG
    The federal government has come through in the upgrade they promised NYSC members in paying them N33k monthly. As January comes to an end today, a host of Corp Members have already testified to the upgrade as they shared screenshots of the alert they received. While this is a good upgrade from the regular N19,800 monthly payment, Nigerians are praising the FG for the upgrade. READ ALSO – REPORTER’S DIARY: Lagos NYSC Camp Where Corp Members Sleep During Lectures One corp member stated  that she literally was overwhelmed with Joy that prompted her to sing the NYSC anthem. See Photos Here: ... more
  • 3 weeks Nigerian Stowaways, Who Thought They’re Going To Spain, Safely Land In Ghana (Photo) InformationNG
    Three Nigerian stowaways have reportedly landed in Ghana after they failed in their attempt to travel to Madrid, Spain to seek greener pastures. The trio, who are in police custody, got apprehended by authorities of Tema Port, Ghana. According to reports, the three men identified as Isaac Daniel, 32, Stephen Nuta, 28 and Kelvin Popoola, 26, sneaked into an MV Unity vessel from Apapa Port in Lagos with the hope that the ship was heading to Spain. The vessel, however, was heading towards Ghana to drop some goods at the Port of Tema where the suspects were eventually caught hiding ... more
  • 3 weeks Insecurity: I’m Worried About Ordinary Nigerians – Jonathan InformationNG
     
    Former President Goodluck Jonathan Former President Goodluck Jonathan says he is worried about ordinary Nigerians, following the widespread insecurity in the country. Jonathan said this when the National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) paid him a solidarity visit over the attack on his Bayelsa residence in December. Jonathan, in a statement via Ikechukwu Eze, his spokesman, told the delegation that he was worried about the fate of “ordinary Nigerians” if he could suffer such attack despite his status. According to him, the fact that a soldier lost his life in that attack makes him really sad, saying, “that ... more
  • 3 weeks After Spending 30 Days In EFCC Net, Shehu Sani Regains Freedom InformationNG
    Shehu Sanni Former lawmaker representing Kaduna central in the upper chamber of the National Assembly,  Shehu Sani has finally regained freedom after spending 30 days in the EFCC net. The highly outspoken former lawmaker has been held in custody by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crime Commission(EFCC) since December 31st, 2019. He was finally arraigned on a two-count charge bordering on bribery on Wednesday during which the judge granted him bail. Read Also‘I Used To Have A Lot Of Respect For Osinbajo Until His Remark About The Spate Of Killing And Kidnapping In The Country” – Shehu Sanni ... more
  • 3 weeks Aisha Buhari Attends 10th-Year Remembrance Of Maryam Babangida (Photo) InformationNG
    Aisha Buhari at the event Wife of the president, Aisha Buhari was among the dignitaries that attended the 10th year remembrance of former First Lady, Maryam Babangida. Mrs Buhari made the disclosure via her official Instagram page where she shared photos from the event. She wrote: “I attended an event organized to mark the 10th anniversary of the demise of former First Lady, late Mrs. Maryam Babangida; the initiator of women empowerment Programme. Read Also: Aisha Buhari Shares Video Of Daughter Waving From Presidential Jet Amid Criticisms “I am happy to meet with some former first ladies at the ... more
  • 3 weeks Nigerian Newspaper Headlines Today: 31st January 2020 InformationNG
    Nigerian Newspaper Headlines Akpabio Is An Uncommon Failure: Akwa Ibom Senator Christopher Ekpenyong, senator representing Akwa Ibom north-west, says Minister of Niger Delta, Godswill Akpabio is an “uncommon failure”. The lawmaker said this on Thursday in Abuja while speaking with journalists after he was sworn in as the senator representing the district. Ekpeyong, a former deputy governor who defeated Akpabio, candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), in the rerun election that was held last Saturday said Akpabio “did nothing”… Buhari Is Fully Aware And In Charge Of All That Is Going On: Adesina Femi Adesina, presidential spokesman, says ... more
  • 3 weeks Why Nigerian Rice Have Stones- Farmers InformationNG
    Fule photo of rice It is no longer news that rice produced locally by Nigerian farmers is full of stone pebbles and residents of the country have been left with few choices following the closure of land borders. According to the Nigeria Farmers Group and Cooperative Society (NFGCS), this is so because of the unavailability of a proper de-stoning machine. This was made known by the national coordinator of the group, Mr. Tedheke Retson who spoke with journalists at the NFGCS farm, Gaate, Nasawara State. Read Also: Few Days To Christmas, Nigerians Are Having Sleepless Nights Over High Cost Of ... more
  • 3 weeks Insecurity: House Of Representatives Summons IGP InformationNG
    The House of Representatives has asked the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu to appear in the green chamber over the increasing extra-judicial killings across the country.
    The Inspector-General of Police (IGP)  Mohammed Adamu The resolution of the House followed a motion of urgent public importance sponsored by Deputy Whip, Nkeiruka Onyejeocha (APC-Abia), Reps Ozuruigbo Ugonna (PDP-Imo) and Princess Miriam Onuoha (APC-Imo). Also Read: General Soleimani: IGP Places Policemen On Red Alert Nationwide The lawmakers who sponsored the motion expressed that extra-judicial killing is now a recurring theme by the police and personnel of other security agencies, hence, there is ... more
  • 3 weeks Fani-Kayode Hails Senator Abaribe Over Call For Buhari’s Resignation InformationNG
    Former minister of aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode has shown his admiration for Senate Minority leader, Senator Eyinnaya Abaribe on his call for President Buhari to resign over the security situation of the country.
    Femi Fani kayode The call for President Buhari’s resignation has led to the Presidency dragging the lawmaker in the mud on social media. Also Read: #BuhariResign: Nigerians Back Call By Lawmaker For President’s Resignation The lawmaker in response reiterated his stand as he expressed that he is afraid of no one. With the ensuing drama, the former minister expressed his admiration for the lawmaker and his ethnic group. ... more
  • 3 weeks Buhari Is Fully Aware And In Charge Of All That Is Going On: Adesina InformationNG
     
    Femi Adesina and Muhammadu Buhari Femi Adesina, presidential spokesman, says President Muhammadu Buhari is aware and fully in charge of all that is going on in the country, and that his(Buhari) comment on insecurity in the country was misconstrued. Buhari, on Monday had caused tongues to wag after he said he was surprised about happenings in the northeast. He said this while playing host to some citizens of Niger state, “I was taken aback by what is happening in the north-west and other parts of the country. During our campaigns, we knew about the Boko Haram. What is ... more
  • 3 weeks Senate Confirms Kingsley Obiora As CBN Deputy Director InformationNG
    The Nigerian Senate has confirmed the appointment of Kingsley Obiora as the deputy governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).
    Kingsley Obiora This was following the presentation of a report for consideration by Uba Sani, chairman of the senate committee on banking. Also Read: CBN Reduces ATM Withdrawal Charges From N65 To N35 While making his presentation today, Sani said Obiora’s nomination was in accordance with section 8 of the CBN Act. He also stated that no petition against the nominee was received by the committee. His confirmation comes after some quarters of the country raised eyebrow on the ... more
  • 3 weeks Blackout Looms As Electricity Workers Issue 14-Day Ultimatum To FG InformationNG
    The National Union of Electricity Employees (NUEE) has issued a new 14-day strike ultimatum to the federal  government to implement  agreement reached with the Minister of State for Power, Goddy Agba in December.
    Electricity Workers NUEE General Secretary, Joe Ajaero, told newsmen in Lagos that the agreement reached in December has not been implemented. Also Read: Nigerians Will Enjoy Uninterrupted Electricity: NERC Chairman Ajaero described the action of the minister as unfair and unacceptable and therefore demands an apology to the union. Ajaero said instead of the minister to implement the agreement reached on December 11, 2019, he resorted to ... more
  • 4 weeks Jonathan Storms Aso Rock, Walks Straight To Buhari’s Office InformationNG
    President Muhammadu Buhari while receiving ex-president Goodluck Jonathan Former President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan was received at the statehouse Abuja on Thursday, where he had a closed-door meeting with his successor, President Muhammadu Buhari. According to the statehouse correspondent,  Jonathan was ushered into the president’s office around 1:45 pm. At the end of their meeting, which lasted about 10 minutes, Buhari saw him off to his office’s forecourt where the former president’s car was waiting. Read Also: #BuhariResign: Nigerians Back Call By Lawmaker For President’s Resignation The nature of their discussion was not made known to the public at the time of ... more
  • 4 weeks #BuhariResign: Nigerians Back Call By Lawmaker For President’s Resignation InformationNG
    Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe After Senate Minority Leader, Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe on Wednesday asked President Muhammadu Buhari to resign, following the worsening security state of the country, Nigerians have taken to Twitter to back the call. Speaking on the floor of the Senate to kick start debate on the Motion entitled, ” Nigerian Security Challenges: Urgent need restructure, review and reorganise the current Security Architecture, Senator Abaribe said that Nigerians are coming with stones to chase out the present government. Read Also: Senator Abaribe To Buhari, APC: Resign Or Be Chased Out With Stones Abaribe said: “We did not vote the IG ... more
  • 4 weeks PDP Backs Call For Buhari’s Resignation InformationNG
    PDP The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has thrown its weight behind the call for President Muhammadu Buhari to resign over the country’s worsening security situation. On Wednesday, Enyinnaya Abaribe, senate minority leader and PDP member had called on the president to resign while making reference to the president’s recent comment that the resurgence of Boko Haram attacks is surprising. In a statement on Wednesday, Kola Ologbondiyan, PDP spokesman, also making reference to the comment, said the president “displayed a disheartening dereliction of duty.” Ologbondiyan said, “Our party holds that such a statement from a commander-in-chief, who promised to lead ... more
  • 4 weeks The Maryam Sanda I Knew Back Then Was Calm – Ex-Classmate Says InformationNG
    Maryam Sanda and Bilyaminu Bello A Nigerian Twitter user, Usman Rasheed, who claims to be a former classmate with Maryam Sanda, has taken to Twitter to share unforgettable memories they shared together during their MSC days. Recall Maryam was recently convicted and sentenced to death by hanging for killing her husband and father of her child,  Bilyaminu Bello in 2017. Read Also: Leave If It Is Not Working – Toyin Abraham Reacts To Maryam Sanda’s Death Sentence @sir_ussy, said Maryam was caring and loving during their MSC days in Dubai seven years ago adding that the Maryam today is one he ... more
  • 4 weeks Meet The Nigerian Lawmaker Who Has 27 Children, And Counting InformationNG
    Ado Daguwa, majority leader of the house of representatives, has revealed that he has 27 children with hopes of having more. Daguwa, who represents Doguwa/Tudun Wada federal constituency of Kano state, during the house plenary session on Wednesday, showed off his four wives whom he said had come to support him as he was sworn in as the majority leader. He said, “Mr. Speaker, I would like to let you know that with me today here, are my four respected wives,” he said, before requesting all four to stand up to the cheering of his colleagues. “Mr Speaker, these four ... more
  • 4 weeks President Buhari Summons National Security Council InformationNG
    President Muhammadu Buhari has summoned a meeting of the members of the National Security Council on Thursday.
    President Buhari This was made known by the Special Assistant to the President on new media and communications, Tolu Ogunlesi on his twitter handle. Also Read: Buhari Is Fast Losing Fame Among Nigerians: APC Chieftain All the security chiefs are reportedly at Aso Villa for the meeting. The meeting is believed to be in connection with the increasing violence across the nation. Recall that the Senate Minority leader, Senator Eyinnaya Abaribe called on the President to resign over the insecurity situation in the ... more
  • 4 weeks Nigerian Newspaper Headlines Today: 30th January 2020 InformationNG
     
    Nigerian Newspaper Headlines I Will Deal With Oshiomhole If He Tries Nonsense: Obaseki Edo state governor, Godwin Obaseki has threatened to deal with the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) if he (Oshiomhole) continues his activities in Edo State.Obaseki said this when he attended a meeting of the 18 APC local government Chairmen in the state. This comes after a rally which held last weekend in Auchi, Etsako WestObaseki said this when he attended a meeting of the 18 APC local government Chairmen in the state. This comes after a rally which held last weekend in ... more
  • 4 weeks Why IPPIS Cannot Work In Universities: Prof Emeka Obe InformationNG
    The recent standoff between Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) and the Federal Government (FG) on IPPIS is worthy of serious attention as it is at the verge of unsettling the nascent industrial peace being enjoyed in the country’s ivory towers. For one thing, FG says she wants to curb corruption and then opted to pay all salaries from one point. I am in full support of any measure that will curb corruption to the barest minimum as it affects everyone negatively. But in the case of universities, the option to have one pay point appears to be a direct ... more
  • 4 weeks Gbajabiamila Orders Amendment Of Constitution To Recognize Amotekun InformationNG
    The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has directed the House to commence constitutional amendment to give Amotekun the legal backing.
    Femi Gbajabiamila Gbajabiamila stated this during his welcome address at the house on Wednesday. Also Read: People Opposing Amotekun Are Agents Of Criminals: Gani Adams The Speaker in his statement noted that Amotekun was created due to the gaps in the security architecture in the country. There had been challenges stopping the security outfit from operating after the Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, declared Amotekun illegal. Although it has been reported that AGF has come ... more
  • 4 weeks Coronavirus: “Stay Indoors For Now”, Abike Dabiri Tells Nigerians In China InformationNG
    Abike Dabiri Erewa Chairman Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, NIDCOM, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, has advised Nigerians living in China to stay more indoors now, following the outbreak of coronavirus, in the country. She stated that the Nigerian mission in Beijing is in touch with Nigerians in Wuhan. Speaking in a statement issued by Abdur-Rahman Balogun, Head of Media and Public Relations of the Commission, She said since there was no specific medication or vaccine so far for the coronavirus, Nigerians in that county must take caution. Read Also: FG Shuts Down Abuja Supermarket Over Fears Of Coronavirus She said, “It is important ... more
  • 4 weeks Lassa Fever: 41 Dead, 258 Cases Confirmed Across Nigeria InformationNG
    Lassa rat Osagie Ehanire, minister of state for health, has announced an increase in the number of Lassa fever cases reported across the country. The minister made the disclosure on Tuesday during a news conference in Abuja, saying 41 deaths have been reported in 19 states. He said, “It is important that Nigerians maintain personal hygiene, environmental hygiene and food hygiene by storing their food properly to prevent the disease. “ As of Jan, 28, 2020; 258 confirmed cases, 41 deaths have been reported in 19 states with majority of the cases being from Ebonyi, Edo and Ondo states. ... more
  • 4 weeks Minimum Wage: FG Approves N33,000 Allowance For Corps Members InformationNG
     
    NYSC corp members The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) Director-General (DG), Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim has confirmed that the Federal Government has approved N33,000 allowance for Corps members. The NYSC-DG made the announcement while speaking to Corps members at the NYSC Bauchi State Secretariat during his working visit to the State. Read Also: Corps Members Not Responsible For Robbery Attack On FC Ubah: NYSC In a press statement posted on the official Facebook page of NYSC, the DG said: “provision had been made for the new allowance in the year 2020 Budget, adding that payment would commence as soon ... more
  • 4 weeks Why Violence Is On The Rise In Nigeria: Atiku InformationNG
    The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the 2019 general election, Atiku Abubakar, has revealed why violence and killings persist in Nigeria.
    People’s Democratic Party Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar The former Vice President pointed out that the failure of the judiciary to ensure that perpetrators of crime are punished are responsible for the continuous killings in the country. The former Vice President revealed this in a statement through his Media Aide, Paul Ibe. Also Read: FG Must Apply Same Energy Used To Squash Ebola On Lassa Fever: Atiku Atiku while reacting to the recent attacks in Plateau and ... more
  • 4 weeks People Opposing Amotekun Are Agents Of Criminals: Gani Adams InformationNG
    Aare Ona Kankanfo, Gani Adams has expressed that those rising against the establishment of Operation Amotekun has an agenda to destroy the southwestern zone, describing them as agent of criminals.
    Gani Adams Gani Adams made this statement on Monday in Ado Ekiti when he led members of the Oodua Progressive Union Worldwide on a visit to the Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi. Also Read: Amotekun: South-West Not Planning To Secede From Nigeria – Fayemi He described those opposing Operation Amotekun as agents of criminals. He expressed that the agreement reached between the Federal Government and governors of the South-West on ... more
  • 4 weeks FG Shuts Down Abuja Supermarket Over Fears Of Coronavirus InformationNG
    Supermarket The Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission, FCCPC has shut down Panda Supermarket, Jabi ‘in abundance of caution considering Coronavirus’. FCCPC says it found out that the supermarket located at Jabi, discriminated and had a concealed area for Asian nationals. Read Also: Coronavirus Spreads To 15 Countries With 106 Persons Dead It says credible reports found also that seafood and animals were imported illegally from China discovered in the supermarket. In a tweet, the Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (FCCPC), which is the apex consumer protection agency in Nigeria, wrote: UPDATE: FCCPC inspected Panda Supermarket; Jabi on credible ... more
  • 4 weeks No Company Has Been Licensed To Run Okada Services – Lagos Government InformationNG
       
    Lagos State Governor, Sanwo-Olu The Lagos State Government says no company has been given licence to operate commercial services with motorcycles popularly known as Okada in the state. The Lagos state government had announced a proposed ban on motorcycles and tricycles in six local governments and nine local council development areas of the state. Lagos State’s Commissioner for Information and Strategy in the state, Gbenga Omotosho while speaking with ‘Sunrise Daily’, said the ban is aimed at regulating commercial motorcyclists so that their excesses can be curtailed. He said, “You are talking about registration; as far as ... more
  • 4 weeks EFCC Goes After ‘Baba Ijebu’ Over Tax Fraud InformationNG
    Adebutu Keshington also known as ‘Baba Ijebu It is definitely not the best of times for foremost Nigeria’s gambling mogul. Adebutu Kessington also known as ‘Baba Ijebu’ as operatives of the Economics and Financial Crimes Commission(EFCC) are set to sweep on him over alleged tax fraud, The Nations reports. According to reports, his son, Segun Adebutu was on Tuesday invited to the anti-graft agency’s office for questioning on matters ranging from alleged tax fraud to economic sabotage. The petition for the investigation was said to have been instituted by a popular politician, Buruji Kashamu who owns another gambling company, ... more
  • 4 weeks Insurgency In Nigeria Is Surprising – Buhari InformationNG
    President Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari says the type of insecurity that has taken over some parts of the country is “surprising’ and one evil plan against the country.” The president said this when he received a delegation of eminent and respected citizens of Niger state led by Abubakar Sani Bello, governor of the state, in Abuja, on Tuesday. Read Also: I Have No Cabal In My Government: Buhari Buhari said “I was taken aback by what is happening in the north-west and other parts of the country. During our campaigns, we knew about the Boko Haram. What is coming now ... more
  • 4 weeks Gov. Lalong Orders Arrest Of Fulani Leaders Over Plateau Killings InformationNG
    Simon Lalong Simon Lalong, governor of Plateau state, has ordered the arrest of Fulani leaders and community heads following recent attacks in some parts of the state. Gunmen raided Kwatas village in Bokkos local government area of the state during the weekend, killing more than 15 persons. During an emergency meeting of community leaders and stakeholders on Tuesday, Lalong ordered the arrest of the Fulani leaders, saying “it is no longer business as usual.” He said, “I have changed, it is no longer business as usual, people cannot continue to die and we do nothing about it. Arrest all ... more
  • 4 weeks Cries Of Those Killed Unjustly Giving Us Sleepless Nights: Reps InformationNG
     
    House of Reps Members The house of representatives says the cries of the people that have lost their lives due to the ravaging insecurity in the country are giving them sleepless nights. According to Benjamin Kalu, spokesman of the green chamber, said lawmakers can no longer discuss Nigeria’s insecurity problems in hushed voices and “paint the situation with beautiful colours”. “The insecurity in the land is much; it is alarming. “We can no longer paint it with beautiful colours. We can no longer discuss about it in low tones. The cries of the people that have lost their ... more
  • 4 weeks Nigerian Newspaper Headlines Today: 29th January 2020 InformationNG
    Nigerian Newspaper Headlines Insurgency In Nigeria Is Surprising – Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari says the type of insecurity that has taken over some parts of the country is “surprising’ and one evil plan against the country.” The president said this when he received a delegation of eminent and respected citizens of Niger state led by Abubakar Sani Bello, governor of the state, in Abuja, on Tuesday. Gov. Lalong Orders Arrest Of Fulani Leaders Over Plateau Killings Simon Lalong, governor of Plateau state, has ordered the arrest of Fulani leaders and community heads following recent attacks in some parts of ... more
  • 4 weeks BBOG Covener, Aisha Yesufu Blasts Femi Adesina (Video) InformationNG
    BBOG co-convener, Aisha Yesufu has blasted the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina over his statement that Nigerians should be grateful that bombing has reduced.
    Aisha Yesufu The human rights activist expressed her disgust at the statement by Femi Adesina. Also Read: Femi Adesina, A Desperate And Insensitive Clown: Fani-Kayode The activist went on to list; Zaria-Kaduna-Abuja road kidnappings and killings by bandits, poverty, CAN leader beheading, Jos-Maiduguri road menace, herdsmen crises, etc as some of the things Nigeria has been faced with since President Buhari won in 2015. She insisted that Femi Adesina ... more
  • 4 weeks Fani-Kayode Reacts To Court Ruling On Maryam Sanda InformationNG
    Former minister of aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode has reacted to the court ruling ordering the execution by hanging of Maryam Sanda for killing her husband, Bilyaminu Bello.
    Femi Fani kayode Recall that on Monday, Justice Yusuf Halilu said “every available evidence” had proved that Maryam “fatally” stabbed her husband to death in Abuja on November 19, 2017. Also Read: Solomon Buchi Blasts Men Blaming Maryam Sanda For Killing Her Husband Reacting to the ruling, the former minister expressed his sadness at the whole situation that transpired. Going further, the former described the whole situation as a tragedy, as he queried about ... more
  • 4 weeks Biafra: Court Fixes New Date For Nnamdi Kanu’s Trial InformationNG
    A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has set March 31, 2020, for the resumption of the trial of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu.
    Nnamdi Kanu According to reports, the court fixed the date after the Federal Government led by President Muhammadu Buhari asked the court to reject a request to restore Kanu’s revoked bail. Also Read: IPOB Leader, Nnamdi Kanu To Attend Parents Burial The Buhari government filed a counter-motion before the court to oppose an application filed in April 2019 by Nnamdi Kanu seeking the restoration of his bail. The prosecuting counsel, ... more
  • 4 weeks Buhari Not Fighting Corruption To Impress Any Organisation: Lai Mohammed InformationNG
     
    The Minister of Information and Culture,The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed Lai Mohammed, minister of information and culture, says the federal government is not fighting corruption to impress any organisation. This statement was in reaction to the Transparency International (TI) corruption index which ranked Nigeria 146 of 180 countries, with a total of 26 points out of a possible 100 points. Speaking with some international media organisations in London on Wednesday, Mohammed said, “In any event, we are not fighting corruption because we want to impress any organisation. We are fighting corruption because we believed that ... more
  • 4 weeks Nigeria’s Security Has Deteriorated, Continuous Loss Of Lives Unacceptable: Lawan InformationNG
    Senate President Ahmad Lawan Senate President Ahmad Lawan says the country’s security has deteriorated, stressing that the continuous loss of lives is unacceptable. Lawan, while speaking on Tuesday in a welcome address on the floor of the senate, said there is a need for the senate “to speedily seek for solutions to fix the security problem bedevilling our dear country”. “Recently, the security in the country has deteriorated and the attendant loss of lives is not acceptable. We need to secure the lives and property of our citizens, as enshrined in our constitution,” Lawan said. Read Also: Senate President Ahmed ... more
  • 4 weeks Uzodinma Forfeits Security Votes To Pay Salaries, Pension InformationNG
    Hope Uzodinma Imo State governor, Hope Uzodinma, says he has forfeited his security vote to enable him settle economic challenges in the state, especially the payment of salaries and pension. Uzodinma made the announcement when he met with the Imo Economic Development Initiative, led by Professor Maurice Iwu, at government House in Owerri on Tuesday. In a statement, by his Chief Press Secretary, Oguwike Nwachukwu, Uzodinma said: “Imo State Governor, Senator Hope Uzodinma has stated his vision to establish power and Petrochemical plants to enable the state take advantage of the huge oil and gas deposits in the Ohaji/Egbema/Oguta ... more
  • 4 weeks Nigerian Women Ranked The Most Promiscous In Africa InformationNG
    A new report has emerged online which ranked Nigerian women as the most promiscuous in Africa and also makes the world top 15. On the world ranking, New Zealand claims the number one spot while Switzerland and Spain follow suit respectively. Read Also: Footballer Mikel Obi’s partner Olga Diyachenko reveals what impressed her most about Nigeria women Conspicuously missing on the list is the United State of America while Slovenia, Italy, Brazil, and Greece are placed fourth, fifth, sixth and seventh respectively with Mexico, Australia, and Croatia completing the top 10. World’s top 15 New Zealand Switzerland Spain Slovenia Italy Brazil ... more
  • 4 weeks TECNO Nigeria Plans To Wow Us This Valentine! InformationNG
    Some things are constant. Whether or not the days speed past, or crawl by, some things are just a given; they always find their way back to us. One of such things, is Valentine’s Day. Ladies and gentlemen, like it has been done since the Middle Ages, Valentine’s Day is upon us again. It’s such a special day for lovers to take time out and remind each other that they are indeed still in love.  TECNO Blue Valentine has been a tradition of TECNO over the years. During this period, consumers are offered deals, people get rewarded with gifts ... more
  • 4 weeks Amotekun: South-West Not Planning To Secede From Nigeria – Fayemi InformationNG
    Governor Fayemi Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi, says the South-West geopolitical zone has no plans to secede from Nigeria, adding that the newly launched South-West Security Network, code-named “Amotekun” was to tackle armed robbery, kidnapping, banditry and illegal destruction of lives and property. The governor said Amotekun wasn’t formed so that the South-West region can secede from Nigeria as it remains an integral part of the country. Fayemi said this on Monday when he hosted a pan-Yoruba development interest group, the Oodua Progressive Union, OPU, Worldwide who were led to his office by the Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland, ... more
  • 4 weeks Father Mbaka Reveals Fresh Prophecy About Uzodinma InformationNG
    Collage photo of Hope Uzodinma and Father Mbaka Popular Catholic priest, Father Ejike Mbaka has released a new set of prophecies for the new governor of Imo state, Hope Uzodinma. The Catholic priest in his latest prophecy revealed Uzodinma would surpass the achievement of his predecessor, Ikedia Ohakim and Rochas Okorocha put together in just two years. Read Also: Daddy Freeze Reacts As Catholic Church Threatens To Bar Father Mbaka From Preaching Speaking at his church ground on Tuesday, he further revealed that God took away Ihedioha’s crown because he was surrounded by people who didn’t want to work. “God ... more
  • 4 weeks Ifeanyi Ubah’s NECO Certificate Is Genuine: Exam Body InformationNG
     
    Ifeanyi Ubah The National Examination Council (NECO) had said that the certificate Ifeanyi Ubah, senator representing Anambra south, presented to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is genuine. Ubah of member of Young Progressive Party (YPP), was sacked by a federal capital territory (FCT) high court as senator on that grounds that he submitted forged a NECO certificate to INEC. INEC was ordered by the court to withdraw Ubah’s certificate of return and to issue another one to Obinna Uzoh, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate. In a letter addressed to Vidiyeno Bamaiyi, YPP national secretary, Comfort Kolo, head ... more
  • 4 weeks 3 Types of Insurance Every Nigerian Needs InformationNG
    Let’s start with the perception towards insurance in Nigeria: In this part of this world, a good number of the population is not acquainted with uncommon insurance types like the Device Insurance – at the very least.  However, many Nigerians do not take Insurance Policies seriously. We either form the wrong notions about Insurance or we are not sure what we stand to gain when we secure an Insurance Policy.  When asked if they had an Insurance policy, a Nigerian responded: “I have God, why do I need an Insurance policy”? Another said: “I don’t fall sick, what do ... more
  • 4 weeks Amotekun Has Its Origin From The Bible: MURIC InformationNG
    MURIC Director The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has asked governors of the south-west to rename Amotekun because it has a biblical origin. Amotekun, the Western Nigeria Security Network is a Yoruba word which means leopard. In a statement on Monday, Ishaq Akintola, the director of MURIC’s director, said Muslims can’t be part of Amotekun because it has its origin in the Bible. Read Also: Southwest Governors Turning Amotekun Into A Christian Militia: MURIC “Jeremiah 5:6 says, ‘A leopard shall guard over their city’. Amotekun is mentioned in this verse with particular reference to guarding a city. Now, we have a ... more
  • 4 weeks Ortom Escapes Death Following Herdsmen Attack InformationNG
    Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom Samuel Ortom, governor of Benue state, on Monday, revealed how he was attacked by suspected herdsmen while at his farm located along Makurdi-Naka road in Makurdi, Benue state capital. Speaking during an interactive session with newsmen in Makurdi, Ortom said he would not be intimidated, adding that he would continue to speak up for his people. The governor also reiterated his call for arrest and prosecution of Miyetti Allah leaders for instigating violence against farmers in Benue state. “I went to my farm last week and the herdsmen who were coming back to Benue ... more
  • 4 weeks Nigerian Newspaper Headlines Today: 28th January 2020 InformationNG
    Nigerian Newspaper Headlines Lassa Fever: 7 Doctors, 5 Nurses Quarantined In Adamawa Seven doctors and five nurses have reportedly been quarantined at the Federal Medical Centre, Yola, Adamawa state, following their contact with a patient diagnosed with Lassa fever. According to a source at the hospital, a pregnant woman who lost her fetus was the primary contact, theCable reports. She said the woman was admitted at the labour ward, where the fetus was evacuated on Friday. I Have No Cabal In My Government: Buhari In a recent interview with The Interview, President Muhammadu Buhari debunked claims that he has ... more
  • 4 weeks Femi Adesina, A Desperate And Insensitive Clown: Fani-Kayode InformationNG
    Former minister of aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode has described the Senior Special Adviser to the President on media and publicity, Femi Adesina as a sociopath.
    Femi Fani Kayode He made this statement while reacting to a statement by the presidential aide that Nigerians should be thankful that bombing has reduced. Also Read: Femi Adesina Has Sold His Soul To Satan – Fani Kayode Recall that the former minister expressed that Femi Adesina has sold his soul to the devil. Now, he has described him as an insensitive clown who is trying to hold onto his job. See his tweet below:
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  • 4 weeks Nigerians Should Be Thankful That Bombing Has Reduced: Presidency InformationNG
    Islamic Militant group, Boko Haram Femi Adesina, the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to President Muhammadu Buhari, says Nigerians need to be thankful that the frequency of suicide bomb attacks by the dreaded Boko Haram group has reduced. Read Also: Leah Sharibu Delivers Baby Boy For Top Boko Haram Commandant Speaking during a live interview on Channels Television program ‘Politics Today’ on Sunday, Adesina added that the current administration has been able to salvage the situation from what it used to be before it got into power in 2015. “It is not as bad as you make it seem ... more
  • 4 weeks Lassa Fever: 7 Doctors, 5 Nurses Quarantined In Adamawa InformationNG
     
    Lassa rats Seven doctors and five nurses have reportedly been quarantined at the Federal Medical Centre, Yola, Adamawa state, following their contact with a patient diagnosed with Lassa fever. According to a source at the hospital, a pregnant woman who lost her fetus was the primary contact, theCable reports. She said the woman was admitted at the labour ward, where the fetus was evacuated on Friday. “After the evacuation, it was observed that the woman had fever and was bleeding. So the medical team thought as much that it was a case of Lassa fever, then she was ... more
  • 4 weeks Court Grants Shehu Sani N10m Bail, Seizes Passport InformationNG
     
    Senator Shehu Sani Former lawmaker representing Kaduna Central, Shehu Sani has been granted a N10m bail by a federal high court sitting in Abuja. The former lawmaker was arraigned by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Monday on a two-count charge of bribery. Abdul Ibrahim, Sani’s counsel, asked the court to grant bail to his client, adding that Sani would not interfere with the witnesses that would be called in the case. According to him, the court should also consider that Sani would need to take care of his family, businesses and prepare adequately for trial. Read ... more
  • 2 months ‘My Son Betrayed My Trust’ – Mother Who Ate LASU Female Student Speaks (Video) InformationNG
    Mrs Bola Adeeko, mother of Owolabi Adeeko who killed and ate the body parts of 22-year-old Favour Daley-Oladele, a final year Theatre Arts student of the Lagos State University, has shared her own side of the story. According to the school decorator, she approached Pastor Segun Philip for prayers over the hardship she has been experiencing in her family. Mrs Adeeko disclosed that after a brief session with the White Garment Church Pastor, she was given soap to bath with after which she was asked to return to the hotel room where food will be brought to her. READ ALSO – Arrested Suspects Finally ... more
  • 2 months Yahoo Boy Blasts His Oyibo Client For Scamming Him (Video) InformationNG
    A young man said to be an internet fraudster alias Yahoo boy blasted an unidentified white woman for turning the tables on him.
    The internet fraudster on the phone According to reports, the oyibo woman was supposed to send a package which the man had managed to swindle from another client to him but she has delivered it to another person. This only infuriated the man, who got a taste his own medicine, as he continously yelled ‘fuck you’ while on the phone with the woman The internet fraudster asked the white woman why she had given him an address ... more
  • 2 months Gunmen Attack Kogi Community, Kill 23 InformationNG
     
    Gunmen Following an attack by gunmen at Tawari Community in Kogi LGA, of Kogi State, about 23 persons have reportedly died. The Administrator of the local government, Hon. Musa Tanko Mohammed, however confirmed that 19 persons died in the midnight invasion. According to eye witness report, the attack is believed to be a reprisal attack by the militia who are suspected to be herdsmen, Daily Trust reports. It is believed that the attack is connected to the recent killing of four suspected kidnappers and armed robbers along Lokoja Abuja federal highway by security agencies, following a tip off ... more
  • 2 months Parents Lose All Their Children In Fire Outbreak In Ibadan InformationNG
    A family in Ibadan, Oyo state are bereaved after losing three of their children to fire outbreak. According to reports, the children were burnt to death in the early hours of today January 3rd. Reports have it that the couple and their children lived in an apartment located at Ehin Grammar Area of Molete, Ibadan. Read Also: #PrayForOnitsha: Tacha Reacts To Tragic Fire Outbreak In Onitsha The wife, popularly known as Iya Ara on Thursday night, had gone to work as she is said to be on night duty while the husband also left the house locking the kids indoors. ... more
  • 2 months Court Docks Fake UNILAG Lecturer In Lagos InformationNG
    Unilag A 39-year-old fake lecturer, Isaac Obi, was arraigned by the police in Lagos on Friday before an Ojo Magistrates’ Court in Lagos, NAN reports. The prosecutor, Insp. Simon Uche, told the court that the defendant, Obi,charged with three counts of false pretence, fraud and stealing, committed the offence on Nov. 1, 2019 in Lagos. According to Uche, the defendant presented himself as a lecturer from the University of Lagos to one Lucky Ikeduba. Read Also: Police Confirm Arrest Of Mastermind Of Abuja Bank Robbery The prosecution also alleged that the accused lied to Ikeduba that he can secure admission ... more
  • 2 months Man Banished From Imo Community After Confessing To Atrocities (Video) InformationNG
    A man has been found guilty of several crimes after he confessed to them in a community in Imo State, Nigeria. The man, following his confession, was ostracized and banished from the community for seven years. It was gathered that the man had confessed to inflicting ‘incurable’ illnesses to locals and most of his victims have died. READ ALSO – 2020 Prophecy: Hope Uzodinma Will Take Over Imo State – Father Mbaka It was also gathered that he exchanged people’s lives in other to stay alive, in a ritual that locals call ‘Igba ndu.’ In the video, the man was seen ... more
  • 2 months I Sacrifice Cocks Every 3 Days For My Rings To Be Potent: Arrested Lagos Pickpocket InformationNG
    The suspect, Francis Monday The Lagos State Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) has paraded a 25-year-old pickpocket named Francis Monday who confessed to sacrificing cocks every 3 days in order for the ring he uses for his nefarious act to remain potent, NewTelegraph reports. Read Also: Armed Robbers Trapped Inside Abuja Bank As Police, Army Block Entrance He added that the ring is potent enough to detect if someone is with money and can also take the money without the knowledge of the owner. His confessional statement below: “An Alfa (an Islamic cleric) gave the rings to me.  When we met at Alaba ... more
  • 2 months Woman Sells Her Husband For N6000 To Buy Clothes For Her Children InformationNG
    Edna Mukwana and children A Kenyan woman identified as Edna Mukwana has reportedly sold off her husband to his mistress, The Standard reports. According to reports, she was said to have contacted the mistress to pay her Ksh 200 to keep the husband after catching him in bed with the said mistress. Read Also: Popular Footballer Ends 12-Year-Old-Marriage To Start Relationship With Ex-wife;s Niece The mistress was said to have sent her Ksh 1700(N 6000) which she said she used to buy clothes for her children. The Kenyan woman said: ” My husband is married to alcohol and whoring around. ... more
  • 2 months Drama As Lady Blocks Man After He Accidentally Sent N950k To Her (Video) InformationNG
    A Nigerian lady is currently in the news after a former beauty queen, Cassandra, revealed how she scammed her cousin who just returned from the diaspora (IJGB).
    The lady According to Cassandra, barely a week after they met, the lady made a N100k cash demand which her gladly gave. Few days later, the lady asked for N95k to make her hair and this is where the problem began. The doctor mistakenly transferred N950k instead of the N95k she demanded. While trying to contact the lady for a refund, she blocked him on Instagram and archived all her pictures. However, ... more
  • 2 months Fire Guts David Mark’s Residence In Benue State InformationNG
    David Mark The residence of a former Senate President, David Mark, in Otukpo town, Benue State was on Thursday gutted by fire. According to reports, the fire spread from a nearby bush which shared border with the fence of Mark’s residence. Two ambulance vehicles, as well as over 15 motorcycles parked in the premises, were reportedly burnt completely. Read Also: Ortom Orders Investigation As Three Benue Family Members Die In room According to report, frantic efforts by domestic staff to put out the fire yielded no result until the State Fire Service in Otukpo arrived. Speaking on the incident, a ... more
  • 2 months Lagos Bus Conductor Pushes Policeman Into Gutter InformationNG
    Commercial bus in Lagos A commercial bus conductor, Chuks Odalonu(39) has been arraigned before an Ojo Magistrates’ Court in Lagos for allegedly pushing a policeman into a gutter. According to the prosecutor, Insp. Simon Uche, the defendant committed the offence on Dec. 13, 2019, at Iyana Isashi. Uche told the court that the defendant obstructed the free flow of traffic without reason and refused to move after he was ordered to by one Sgt. Duyilemi Feyijumi an officer attached to the Iyana Isashi division. The conductor then pushed Sgt. Feyijumi into a nearby gutter. Read Also: Policeman Arrested Over ‘Immorality’ ... more
  • 2 months Commuters Left Stranded As ‘Ajaokuta Bridge’ Splits Apart In Kogi (Video) InformationNG
    Popular Ajaokuta bridge in Kogi State has cut into two, according to a  video clip made shared on Instagram. In the video, commuters stranded in fear as they expressed their discomfort. The commuters were seen on different ends of the bridge as they were brought to a halt. READ ALSO – I Will Banish Hunger From Kogi State – Melaye From the video shared, the commuters were also heard expressing how wide the split was. However, some other commuters at the other side of the bridge were also seen going about their journey, ignoring the wide split. Watch Video Here:
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  • 2 months Meet Wizkid’s New Best Friend And Personal Assistant LEO InformationNG
    Heading to the counter at the airport, was about to catch a flight to London when the video came on. Waawu! This is wonderful, I thought to myself. When did Starboy and Leo team up? I watched as Wizkid hit Leo up to recharge his phone, send money and pay bills. All which Leo responded to instantly. Omo! It seems like Wizkid just got a new personal assistant. Incredible Leo be making life stress free henceforth for Starboy. https://www.informationng.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/IMG_4860.mp4 You know who would never leave your message hanging for hours or even days? He is right ... more
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