Save Austin Fair Yudala banner
Latest News OIC dares Trump, Israel, declares East Jerusalem as Palestinian capital Dangote refinery to create 4,000 jobs, crash prices Tribunal asked to nullify Obiano’s election as Anambra Governor 10 firms in trouble over $250m oil money Fresh facts emerge on explosion that killed 20 at Bayelsa illegal refinery Lagos partners estate developer to deliver 20,000 housing units Gallant troops repel Boko Haram attack, kill 10 2019: Tinubu rubbishes VP talk •Passes vote of confidence on Osinbajo IBB University hikes fees for non-indigenes Secondus’ emergence as PDP Chairman a good omen — Gbenga Daniel FG to revive refineries by 2019 — Kachikwu Osun Assembly issues warrant of arrest for Bola Ige’s son

 

Most Read Nigerian female sex addict opens up, says ‘I like it with both men and women’ (301,260 views) NUDE PHOTO OF OMOTOLA JALADE-EKEINDE surfaces online (286,161 views) Shameless Genevieve Nnaji exposes breasts in public (230,743 views) Finally named: The full list of friends of Nigerian female sex addict who prowled Facebook (193,657 views) Igbo scholar disgraces Femi Fani-Kayode •Demolishes claims on Igbo/Yoruba history with facts and figures (183,574 views) OLUMBA OLUMBA OBU (the one who called himself God) IS DEAD (170,471 views) Breaking News: POPULAR REVEREND CONVERTS TO ISLAM in Kaduna (Nigeria) (147,335 views) THE FINAL DISGRACE: Igbo scholar unleashes more facts about Igbo/Yoruba history, finishes off Femi Fani-Kayode with second article (132,645 views) OBJ’s son reported dead in Lagos plane crash •Names of more victims emerge (130,756 views) Lagos plane crash: Journalist releases victims’ names (119,227 views) Gunmen kill ASP, 2 other police officers in vain bid to kidnap Rivers PDP chieftain (115,628 views) My wasted years in Olumba Olumba Obu’s Evil Brotherhood (112,354 views)

 

Tribunal asked to nullify Obiano’s election as Anambra Governor

Tribunal asked to nullify Obiano’s election as Anambra Governor The African People’s Party has asked the Anambra State Governorship Electoral Tribunal to quash the victory of Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State at the just concluded governorship election in the state. In a petition filed before the Tribunal dated 7th December, 2017 with reference no EPT/AN/Gov/01/2017, the party is seeking...... more

Fresh facts emerge on explosion that killed 20 at Bayelsa illegal refinery

Fresh facts emerge on explosion that killed 20 at Bayelsa illegal refinery Fresh facts yesterday emerged as to how at least 20 persons were burnt beyond recognition penultimate Tuesday in an inferno at an illegal crude oil refining site in Kolo Creek, Ogbia Local Government Area, Bayelsa State. Well over a week after the incident, none of the special security outfits deployed to...... more

Lagos partners estate developer to deliver 20,000 housing units

Lagos partners estate developer to deliver 20,000 housing units The Lagos State Government on Wednesday, signed a Memorandum of Understanding with a real estate developer, Echostone Limited, to build 20,000 housing units in the state within four years. Speaking while signing the partnership agreement, Mr Gbolahan Lawal, the state Commissioner for Housing, said Lagos State would provide the land as...... more

Gallant troops repel Boko Haram attack, kill 10

Gallant troops repel Boko Haram attack, kill 10 Troops of the Nigerian Army on Wednesday killed 10 members of Boko Haram in an operation to repel the invasion of the insurgents. The army repelled the violent attack by the Boko Haram insurgents at Mainok community in Kaga Local Government area of Borno. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) learnt...... more

IBB University hikes fees for non-indigenes

IBB University hikes fees for non-indigenes The management of the Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida University, Lapai, Niger State, has increased fees of new students of the institution who are non-indigenes, for the 2017/2018 session. The Vice-Chancellor of the institution, Prof. Mohammad Maiturare, confirmed this in Minna on Monday. He said the management of the institution reviewed the fees...... more

Osun Assembly issues warrant of arrest for Bola Ige’s son

Osun Assembly issues warrant of arrest for Bola Ige’s son Osun State House of Assembly, on Wednesday, issued a warrant of arrest against former Commissioner for Lands, Physical Planning and Urban Development, Mr Muyiwa Ige, over the alleged land matter at Ilobu area of the state. Though details of the circumstances, culminating in the warrant of arrest against Muyiwa, who is...... more

Imo State is bleeding under Rochas — APGA guber hopeful Okey Ezeh

Imo State is bleeding under Rochas — APGA guber hopeful Okey Ezeh A governorship aspirant under the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), Mr. Theodore Okey Ezeh, has said that Imo State is bleeding uncontrollably under Governor Rochas Okorocha. Speaking with journalists in Owerri, the governorship aspirant assured to stop the bleeding going on in the state. He said: “When we stop the bleeding...... more

Osinbajo, others expected at ace broadcaster Kadaria Ahmed’s golden birthday intellectual feast

Osinbajo, others expected at ace broadcaster Kadaria Ahmed’s golden birthday intellectual feast To celebrate Kadaria Ahmed as she attains the golden age of 50, friends and well-wishers of the accomplished editor and broadcaster will gather in her honour at the Nigerian Institute of International Affairs (NIIA), Victoria Island, Lagos, on Saturday, December 16, from 10:00 a.m. Nigeria’s Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is expected...... more

Police, DSS swoop on sellers of Naira notes, nab 13

Police, DSS swoop on sellers of Naira notes, nab 13 The Police, working in collaboration with the Department of State Services, have arrested 13 Naira note sellers in Port Harcourt, Rivers State in a sting operation that included officials of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). Briefing the media on Wednesday, the Police Public Relations Officer, Rivers State Command, Deputy Superintendent of Police,...... more

Court declares Okonkwo Senator for Anambra Central, orders swearing-in

Court declares Okonkwo Senator for Anambra Central, orders swearing-in A Federal High Court in Abuja on Wednesday declared Dr. Obiora Okonkwo of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) the Senator for the vacant Anambra Central Senatorial seat. The declaration followed a judgment by Justice John Tsoho over a motion on notice brought before him by Okonkwo. He had gone before the court...... more

Nigeria still investors’ destination, declares IMF

  Nigeria still investors’ destination, declares IMF  The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Wednesday said that Nigeria still remained a destination for investors. IMF's Senior Financial Sector Expert, Debt and Capital Market Instruments Division, Monetary and Capital Markets Department, Miriam Tamene stated this in a statement issued by Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) in Abuja. Tamene said this when...... more

CSOs, NGOs reject Bill for establishment of NGO regulatory commission

CSOs, NGOs reject Bill for establishment of NGO regulatory commission Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) and Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) on Wednesday condemned the Bill for an Act to provide for the establishment of the Non-Governmental Organisation Regulatory Commission. The groups unanimously condemned the Bill during the public hearing at the House of Representatives, organised by the House Committee on Civil Society and...... more

Falana demands immediate dropping of controversial NGO Bill

Falana demands immediate dropping of controversial NGO Bill Foremost human rights lawyer, Femi Falana, SAN has called on the Speaker of the House of Representatives Yakubu Dogara to immediately drop the draft Bill aiming to regulate and monitor the activities of all civil society organisations and labour unions in the country as it unequivocally threatened the very existence of...... more

400 beneficiaries of Okowa’s skill acquisition programmes exhibit products in Asaba

  400 beneficiaries of Okowa’s skill acquisition programmes exhibit products in Asaba  More than 400 beneficiaries of the skill acquisition programmes of Governor Ifeanyi Okowa’s administration in Delta State had an exhibition on Wednesday with Okowa saying that investment in Micro, Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (MSMEs) is the easiest means of reducing youth unemployment and poverty. The exhibition programme, which took place...... more

Lagos Govt vows to enforce traffic law •Restricts shuttle services to barracks, higher institutions

Lagos Govt vows to enforce traffic law •Restricts shuttle services to barracks, higher institutions The Lagos State Government has again reiterated its determination to enforce the provisions of the 2012 State Road Traffic Law, just as it implored all residents and motorists in the state to abide by traffic rules and regulations in order to ensure sanity on our roads. Prince Olanrewaju Elegushi, the Special...... more

Sani-Bello flags off Niger State rural roads maintenance programme

  Sani-Bello flags off Niger State rural roads maintenance programme  Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani-Bello has reiterated commitment to infrastructural development in rural areas in other to improve social economic activities in the state.                            He expressed this at the flagging-off of the community-based Rural Roads Maintenance Scheme, held at Justice Idris Legbo Kutigi International Conference Center, Minna. Sani-Bello applauded the...... more

Nigeria places high premium on labour matters — Udoma

  Nigeria places high premium on labour matters — Udoma   Labour matters command a very high priority in the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari, Budget and National Planning Minister, Senator Udoma Udo Udoma told a team from the International Labour Organisation (ILO) which visited him in Abuja. The team, led by the Assistant Director of ILO who is also the...... more

Weatherman foresees likelihood of isolated showers/thundery activities over Lagos, Port Harcourt, Yenagoa, Calabar and Warri

Weatherman foresees likelihood of isolated showers/thundery activities over Lagos, Port Harcourt, Yenagoa, Calabar and Warri The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NIMET) has made the following predictions about the country’s weather condition for Thursday, December 14, 2017: NORTHERN STATES: Sunny and hazy conditions are expected to prevail over this region throughout the forecast period. Day and night temperature values are expected to be in the range of 29...... more

3 policemen dismissed for drug trafficking

3 policemen dismissed for drug trafficking Kogi State Police Command has dismissed three of its officers for their alleged involvement in the trafficking of 30 bags of weeds suspected to be Indian hemp. The command’s Public Relations Officer, ASP William Aya, who confirmed this on Wednesday in Lokoja, said that the officers were handed over to the...... more

How to reduce cancer risk — Expert

How to reduce cancer risk — Expert A Consultant with the University College Hospital, Ibadan, Dr Adebayo Oladeji, on Wednesday said youths could reduce their cancer risk by 90 per cent through healthy living, good diet and exercise. Oladeji, who is of the Oncology Radiation Department, said this while speaking at the annual lecture of the Students Association...... more

Christmas: Ugwuanyi declares free transportation for Enugu indigenes nationwide

Christmas: Ugwuanyi declares free transportation for Enugu indigenes nationwide Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has offered free transportation for indigenes of the state residing in other parts of Nigeria, who intend to return home to celebrate the festive season with their loved ones. Announcing the welfare package, the Managing Director, Enugu State Transport Company (ENTRACO), Mr. Bob Itanyi, stated...... more

Firm to flood market with local rice

Firm to flood market with local rice The Managing Director (MD) of Elephant Group of Companies, Mr Tunji Owoeye, on Wednesday said the company would soon flood the market with its local rice known as the Elephant Pride. Owoeye said this in a statement after his company took possession of the Elele Alimini Rice Processing Mill in Rivers....... more

Shell rewards energy entrepreneurs at Accelerator event

Shell rewards energy entrepreneurs at Accelerator event Ngozi Deborah Atalor, a Shell Nigeria LiveWIRE entrepreneur, has emerged winner of the pitching competition for young Nigerian entrepreneurs in alternative energy business as part of the #makethefuture Accelerator event held in Port Harcourt, taking home N1million prize money to boost her business. This is coming barely a month after she...... more

Dickson’s government to display scorecard on 6th anniversary: Commissioner

Dickson’s government to display scorecard on 6th anniversary: Commissioner The Bayelsa State government on Wednesday said it will soon begin the countdown of the ‎sixth anniversary of Governor Henry Seriake Dickson, which comes up on February 14, 2018. The government has therefore lined up a number of activities including an inter-ministerial/agency briefing which will kick off in the second week...... more

Otukwu laments widespread ritual killings, other vices; charges Nigerians to fear God

Otukwu laments widespread ritual killings, other vices; charges Nigerians to fear God Prophet Francis Onwudiwe Otukwu, General Supervisor of ThankGod Awaited Liberation Ministry, Ikeja, Lagos, is worried by the degrading socio-economic and spiritual atmosphere of the country, especially the widespread ritual killings and other vices which he believes are unbefitting of a Christian nation such as Nigeria. “Fear God, humans!” he exclaimed. “This...... more

Pro-Buhari group flays calls for sack of VON DG

Pro-Buhari group flays calls for sack of VON DG The Buhari Support Organisation (BSO) Enugu State chapter has flayed an unknown group,Enugu West People’s Forum (EWPF), which called on President Muhammadu Buhari to sack Mr Osita Okechukwu, the Director General of Voice of Nigeria (VON). In a statement today by its spokesman, Chibueze Eze, BSO expressed outrage over the call...... more

Shooting of Bayelsa female journalist: NUJ urges Govt., Police to check proliferation of arms

Shooting of Bayelsa female journalist: NUJ urges Govt., Police to check proliferation of arms The Bayelsa State Council of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) on Tuesday urged the Bayelsa Government and Police to check the proliferation of arms and resultant upsurge in crime rate. Mr John Angese, Chairman of Bayelsa Council of NUJ regretted that the culprits in the murder of a Journalist in...... more

Allianz Ghana appoints new CEO

Allianz Ghana appoints new CEO Darlington Munhuwani joined Allianz Ghana on December 1, 2017 to assume the role of CEO of the company, responsible for non-life insurance. He succeeds Patrick Prado who is taking on a new role as CEO of Allianz Ghana Life Insurance, to develop this segment in the Ghanaian market. Darlington is an...... more

20 vehicles burnt in Lagos tanker explosion

20 vehicles burnt in Lagos tanker explosion No fewer than 20 vehicles and four commercial motorcycles were on Wednesday afternoon burnt when a tanker laden with petrol fell and spilled its content on the FESTAC Link Bridge in Awuwo Odofin LGA of Lagos State. The fire started at noon and raged for about an hour. Fire fighters arrived...... more

Soldiers, policemen clash in Ondo

Soldiers, policemen clash in Ondo Some soldiers and police officers yesterday had a confrontation in Akure, the Ondo State capital. The incident reportedly occurred at Ilesa Motor Park in the capital city. The timely intervention of leaders of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) at the motor park led to an early resolution of...... more

 

Categories Advertorials (3) African Press Organisation (81) Art & Literature (33) Business (2,821) Business Verdict (29) Columnists (778) Complaints & Requests (94) Enterprise & Opportunities (195) Entertainment (420) Features (523) Global Business Monitor (195) International (1,691) Interviews (138) Live Commentary (28) Love Matters (92) News (31,008) Opinion (845) Pidgin (9) Politics (4,216) Religion (654) Sports (1,381) Stock Watch (25) AMA & Al Jazeera Global Update

 

CBN Banner advert

CBN Words on marble

 

 

MOBO Awards

 

APO Group Partner

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

Let us build the most comprehensive online database of worthy and credible Nigerians from all walks of life. It is worth doing!

Loss Off Your Belly Fats, Upper Arm Fat and Body Fats In 2weeks Time.. Click HERE To Start Now!

GOCOP Accredited Member

GOCOP Accredited member

 

 

Africa Media Agency and Al Jazeera

Advertisement



 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

Let us build the most comprehensive online database of worthy and credible Nigerians from all walks of life. It is worth doing!

Loss Off Your Belly Fats, Upper Arm Fat and Body Fats In 2weeks Time.. Click HERE To Start Now!