World News

ISIS claims responsibility for Manila casino attack

June 2, 2017 Joshua Samuel

ISIS has claimed responsibility for an attack earlier today at a casino in the Philippines capital, Manila, that left more than 37 people dead. However, the Filipino  Police have refuted the claims stressing that from available evidence, the attack was not terror related. According to press reports, a lone gunman {Read More..}

Nigerian news

FG to resurrect Ajokuta Steel Company

June 2, 2017 Joshua Samuel

The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, has disclosed that the Federal Government plans to revive the hitherto moribund Ajokuta Steel Company. He made the disclosure yesterday at a public lecture organized on Thursday in Lokoja, Kogi State capital. Malam Garba commended the {Read More..}

Nigerian news

NPA Concessions 26 Operating Units

June 2, 2017 Joshua Samuel

The Nigeian Ports Authority (NPA) has successfully concessioned 26 of its operating units to enhance efficiency and revenue generation. This was disclosed on Thursday, 2nd June, by the Managing Director of Nigeria Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman, on a Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) program. MD Usman said one of {Read More..}

Nigerian news

Law Enforcement Agencies must stay – Ayuba Wabba

June 2, 2017 Joshua Samuel

The President Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Comrade Ayuba Philibus Wabba, on Thursday condemned the bill to exempt the armed forces from the contributory pensions scheme stressing that it would lead to the collapse of the scheme. Comrade Wabba who spoke when he led some NLC executives on a visit to {Read More..}

Nigerian news

130 Workers out of 600 recalled by KEDC

June 2, 2017 Joshua Samuel

To the much needed relief of a number of families in a distressed economy, the management of the Kaduna Electricity Distribution Company (KEDC) in a communique on Thursday, 2nd June, disclosed that 130 workers out of the 600 it sacked last year have been recalled. The management of the company {Read More..}

Celebrity News

Too Much Money?

June 1, 2017 Joshua Samuel

Dear fellow Nigerian, what do you say to this mouth-watering picture considering we are still ‘technically’ in recession and life generally tough in the country. How far do you think you can go with just one or two bundles on that table? Look closer, those are in foreign currency and, {Read More..}

Technology

World’s Largest Aircraft Unveiled

June 1, 2017 Joshua Samuel

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen’s company, Stratolaunch Systems, announced plans for test flights with the massive airplane in August 2015. Since then, nothing has been heard about it until recently when he tweeted a picture of the gigantic aircraft coming out of the equally gigantic hanger today. Allen stated that the {Read More..}

World News

Meghan, Fit for a Prince

June 1, 2017 Joshua Samuel

Prince Harry, the second son of Charles, Prince of Wales and late Princess Diana, are rumored to be ‘seeing’  the very pretty Meghan Markel, in what seems to be strictly royal outings that normally end in tying of the knot. We wish them all the best. But come o’, isn’t {Read More..}

Politics

Politics is Contentious – Abdullahi

June 1, 2017 Joshua Samuel

The National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi on a mid-term scorecard of the APC government said the success of the party in the 2015 polls gave meaning to democracy in Nigeria. He stated that the single exercise of an opposition party taking over from {Read More..}

Nigerian news

Calabar safe for Acting President – Gov. Ayade

June 1, 2017 Joshua Samuel

The Executive Governor of Cross River State, Prof. Benedict Ayade has pronounced Calabar, the state’s capital, safe for the Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo’s visit following the fracas that broke out between some officers of the Nigerian Police Force and the Nigerian Navy yesterday in the area. The fracas which {Read More..}