Nigerian news

UNICEF provides N53 million for girls education

May 30, 2017 Joshua Samuel

The UNICEF has on Monday, disbursed N53 million to 209 School Based Management Committees (SBMCs) for the improvement of girl-child education in Zamfara. The Chief of UNICEF Sokoto Field office, Mr Mohammed Mohiuddin, who made the presentation at the Government House, Gusau, said the fund was part of an intervention {Read More..}

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Oki-Ari Market, 3 story building collapses, 2 dead

May 30, 2017 Joshua Samuel

A 3 story house locate at Aladja Street at the popular Oki-Ari Market at the Lagos Island has collapsed claiming the lives a 5-year-old girl and an adult. According to the Lagos State Building Agency, the building collapsed while renovation work was being carried out on it by the owners. {Read More..}

Nigerian news

Social Intervention Program satisfactory – Osinbajo

May 30, 2017 Joshua Samuel

The Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has expressed profound appreciation with the success recorded so far with the Buhari led administration’s Social Intervention Program. Speaking during the nation’s Democracy Day celebration held in Abuja on the 29th of May, Prof. Osinbajo affirmed that the intervention program is yielding tremendous result {Read More..}

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University of Ibadan shut down

May 30, 2017 Joshua Samuel

The university of Ibadan has been shut down following protest by the student of the institution who yesterday took to the streets with placards and chanting solidarity songs to express their grievances with the school management. According to the President of the University of Ibadan Students Union, Ojo Aderemi the {Read More..}

Politics

Biafra: IPOB orders a stay at home

May 30, 2017 Joshua Samuel

The Independent People of Biafra, IPOB, has issued a stay at home directive to its teeming supporters especially in the South-Eastern and South-Southern states in solidarity with their demand for a separate state of Biafra. The stay at home which is to commence on Tuesday 30th May is being rumored {Read More..}

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Osinbajo @ the G7 in Italy

May 27, 2017 Joshua Samuel

The Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has visited Taormia, Sicily in Italy for the ongoing G7 Summit with rounds off this Saturday, 27 May. Prof. Osinbajo who has met with some world leaders at the summit is expected to be back in the country this evening. The G7 which meets {Read More..}

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Promises made are Promises being Kept – Adesina

May 27, 2017 Joshua Samuel

The special adviser on media and publicity to President Muhammadu Buhari, Mr. Femi Adesina has on Saturday in a media interactive affirmed that the promises the APC made to Nigerian during election campaigns are the promises being kept by the Buhari led administration. Making reference to World Bank and other {Read More..}

Technology

BMW’s “rugged” out in 18

May 26, 2017 Joshua Samuel

The auto giant BMW has unveiled what it described as possibly the company’s biggest model offensive car ever. The car comes as a tester for BMW’s Concept 8 Series, a modern coupe with unique striking design. The BMW Concept 8 Series Coupe is expected to launch next year. Find video {Read More..}

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Chief Nnia Nwodo knocks Nigerian political system

May 26, 2017 Joshua Samuel

The President General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, a pan Igbo socio-cultural organization, Chief Nnia Nwodo has described the Nigerian political structure as ‘unfair, exploitative and unsustainable’ hence the nation’s future is bleak and could only be rescued through sincere deliberation among the people to forge a better alternative for the good {Read More..}

Celebrity News

Happp B’Day Lauryn!

May 26, 2017 Joshua Samuel

Lauryn Hill, the ever adorable American singer/songwriter and famed female member of the hip hop band group ‘Fugees’ has added one more year today. Lauren Hill was born in East Orange, New Jersey, USA on May 26th, 1975 where she started singing in her childhood and enjoyed a lot of {Read More..}

World News

Pay up!’ – Trump tells NATO allies

May 26, 2017 Joshua Samuel

United States President, Donald Trump has called on the member nations of the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, NATO, to pay up their dues so that the organisation can assess funds for their collective security. President Trump who is on a foreign tour for the first time as President, condemned Monday’s {Read More..}

Politics

Gov Bello registered twice’ – INEC

May 26, 2017 Joshua Samuel

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has on Thursday confirmed that the current governor of Kogi State, Yahaya Bello, registered twice as a voter. INEC, through a national commissioner, Prince Solomon Soyebi, said the governor first registered in Abuja in January, 2011 and then again last Tuesday, May 23, 2017 {Read More..}

Politics

Remove Age Limits for Political Offices – Ekweremadu

May 26, 2017 Joshua Samuel

The Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has advocated for the total removal of age as a criteria for holding political positions in Nigeria. He made the call yesterday while receiving the Not Too Young To Run (#NotTooYoungToRun) Campaign championed by the Youth Initiative for Advocacy, Growth and Advancement (YIAGA) {Read More..}

Politics

BIAFRA WAR @ 50: Osinbajo speaks

May 26, 2017 Joshua Samuel

A one-day conference was organized in Abuja on Thursday to commemorate the 50th year of the Nigerian/Biafran Civil war. Find bellow the keynote address delivered by the Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, for the even themed ‘Memory and Nation Building: 50 Years After.’ ………………………….. “The conveners of this event, the Yar’ {Read More..}