Nigerian news

4 Former Kogi State Commissioners Arrested and Detained by ICPC

November 30, 2017 Joshua Samuel

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission has announced earlier today, Thursday November 30, that it has arrested and detained four commissioners in the administration of former Governor of Kogi State, Cpt. Idris Wada (retd.), over allegation of fraud. According to the spokesperson of the commission, Mrs. Rasheedat {Read More..}

Event

Winners From The Just Concluded Eloy Awards

November 30, 2017 Joshua Samuel

It was all glitz and glam On Sunday, November 26, 2017 at the Exquisite Women of the Year (ELOY) Awards 2017 which took place at Intercontinental hotel, Lagos. The ELOY Awards consistently holds every year to celebrate women who have been exceptional in all their endeavours and various fields during {Read More..}

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Ambassador Nsofor Presents Credentials to President Trump

November 30, 2017 Joshua Samuel

The Nigerian Ambassador to the United States, Sylvanus Nsofor, has presented his credentials to President Donald Trump at the White House in Washington DC. Ambassador Nsofor who used the occasion to applaud the enduring cordial bilateral relations between the United States and Nigeria expressed the country’s desire to even deepen {Read More..}

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Adamawa State Budget Proposal for 2018 hits N162.7 Billion

November 30, 2017 Joshua Samuel

Report just coming in from Adamawa State has indicated that the state Governor, Umaru Jibrilla Bindo, has presented a budget estimate of N162.7 billion for 2018 to the state House of Assembly. While presenting the budget estimate titled ‘Budget of Hope and Empowerment’ to the Assembly members yesterday in Yola, {Read More..}

Features

Quote of the Day

November 30, 2017 Joshua Samuel

“Once a ruler becomes religious, it becomes impossible for you to debate with him. Once someone rules in the name of religion, your lives become hell.” – Muammar Al-Gaddafi

Features

Today in World History (November, 30th)

November 30, 2017 Joshua Samuel

On November 30th, 1981, exactly 36 years ago today, representatives from the United States and the Soviet Union open talks to reduce their intermediate-range nuclear forces (INF) in Europe. The talks lasted until December 17, but ended inconclusively. The Strategic Arms Limitation Talks, SALT I (1972) and SALT II (1979) reduced the {Read More..}

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Federal Government Declares Friday as Public Holiday

November 29, 2017 Joshua Samuel

In a statement credited to the Minister of Interior, Lt Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau (retd.), today, Wednesday, Novermber 29, in Abuja, the Permanent Secretary to the ministry, Malam Abubakar Magaji, announced that the Federal Government has declared Friday, December 1st, as public holiday. He explained that the public holiday is to {Read More..}

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Today in World History (November, 29th)

November 29, 2017 Joshua Samuel

On November 29, 1947, exactly 70 years ago today, the United Nations, UN, voted to approve resolution 181, leading to the creation of the nation of Israel. They called for a Jewish state and Arab State and an internationally monitored zone including Jerusalem with its Muslim and Jewish holy sites. {Read More..}