Friday, 15 November, 2019

Kogi Guber: Withdraw CSP Musa Now or Be Ready to Take Blame for Violence, PDP Tells IGP

November 13, 2019 admin

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) demands the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, to immediately reverse the provocative and brazen deployment of Governor Yahaya Bello’s former ADC, CSP Usman Musa, to coordinate security in the November 16 governorship election.The party Read more…

Edo Political Crisis Gets Messier As APC Faction Suspends Obaseki, Deputy Over Alleged Plan To Join PDP


The political crisis in Edo took a new turn on Wednesday as a faction of the All Progressives Congress in the state known as Edo Peoples Movement announced the suspension of Governor Godwin Obaseki; his deputy, Philip Shaibu; and Secretary Read more…

Disquiet in Edo, as Ize-Iyamu plans to dump PDP for APC

November 12, 2019 admin

Mixed feelings have continued to trail alleged plan by a two-time governorship aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, to dump the party for the All Progressives Congress (APC). Ize-Iyamu contested the governorship election of the state Read more…

2023: PDP likely to retain Atiku/Obi combination – Party sources

November 11, 2019 admin

A report by The Guardian indicates that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) may sustain the duo of Alhaji Atiku Abubakar and Mr Peter Obi as its presidential and vice presidential candidates ahead of the 2023 presidential election According to the Read more…

Kogi guber: Dino Melaye exposes APC’s rigging plan


Controversial Senator, Dino Melaye has alleged that the All Progressives Congress, APC, planned to use security agencies to arrest members of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, ahead Saturday’s governorship and senatorial elections in Kogi State. According to Melaye, who is Read more…

We are expecting Akpabio’s resignation to participate in rerun election, says PDP


“I will still go about my legislative duties as your senator despite court judgment – Senator Ekpenyong The Court of Appeal, Calabar, on Saturday, nullified Mr Ekpenyong’s election as the senator representing Akwa Ibom North West District. It ordered the Read more…

Buhari To Security Forces: Use All Legal Means To Stop Ballot Box Snatchers

November 15, 2019 admin

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered Nigeria’s security forces on duty in Saturday’s governorship elections in Bayelsa and Kogi to use all legal means to stop ballot box snatchers and anyone fomenting trouble. The president, in a statement by his Senior Read more…

Lai Mohammed: Unregulated Social Media Will Trigger National Conflagration


The President Muhammadu Buhari regime says there is no going back on the proposed bill to regulate social media in its bid to deal with what it refers to as hate speech and fake news, claiming if unregulated it will Read more…

It is too late to forgive Bello for failing to deliver By JS Okupeta (SAN)


When I watched Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State kneeling down begging kogi people today to forgive Yahaya Bello for failure of governance in that State just because election is on 16th of November 2019, I came to the conclusion Read more…

Health care: HoR member, Ajilesoro calls for rehabilitation of health centres across Nigeria


By Bashorun Adekanola Desmond A With the motion raised today by lawmaker representing Ife federal constituency, Hon. Taofeek Ajilesoro at the level of the lower house in Abuja, I now believe that I am not alone in feeling distressed about Read more…

Election: UK Warns Citizens In Nigeria Against Travelling To Kogi, Bayelsa, Others

November 14, 2019 admin

The United Kingdom has warned its citizens in Nigeria against travelling to Kogi and Bayelsa states ahead of the governorship elections in both places. The Foreign and Commonwealth Office in the latest travel advise, said election related violence had continued to Read more…

Oyetola Presents N119.5bn As 2020 Budget to Assembly


Governor Gboyega Oyetola of the State of Osun on Thursday 14th November, 2019 presented N119,550,401,040 as the 2020 budget to the state House Assembly. Tagged Budget of Resurrection, the estimate has N57,674,993,990, representing 48.24 percent as recurrent and N61,875,407,050, representing Read more…

OMO Bills Are Different From NT Bills – CBN

November 7, 2019 admin

Often, members of the public confuse Open Market Operation (OMO) Bills with the Nigerian Treasury Bills (NTBs). The need has therefore arisen to clarify the differences between the two instruments. Whereas the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) is the issuer Read more…

World Bank ranks Nigeria among World’s most improved countries in “Doing Business”

October 24, 2019 admin

The World Bank has ranked Nigeria among the top 10 economies that improved on the “Ease of Doing Business”. This is the second time Nigeria would appear as one of the world’s top-10 improvers in doing business in the last three years. According to the World Bank 2020 ease of Read more…

Defunct Savannah Bank not yet liquidated – NDIC clarifies

October 22, 2019 admin

The Managing Director/Chief Executive of Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC), Alhaji Umaru Ibrahim, has clarified that the defunct Savannah Bank still has a license to operate in the country. Ibrahim said that the bank is not under the NDIC as it has Read more…

Banks, CBN Disown MTN Over USSD Charges


The Nigerian Government and the Central Bank of Nigeria have disowned MTN on its proposed N4 charges on USSD transactions. MTN had on Monday announced a N4 charge for every 20 seconds of using USSD bank codes.The telecommunication company claimed Read more…

FIFA BAN: My Legal Team Preparing Defence, Says Siasia

August 17, 2019 admin

Former Super Eagles coach, Samson Siasia, has said that his team of lawyers are currently working to appeal a ban slammed on him by FIFA on Friday. The world football governing body had on Friday placed a life ban on Read more…

BREAKING: FIFA Bans Siasia For Life, $50k Fine

August 16, 2019 admin

FIFA on Friday banned former Nigeria Football Federation official Samson Siasia for life after the body’s ethics panel found him guilty of taking bribes in connection with match fixing. In a statement, the adjudicatory chamber of FIFA’s independent ethics committee Read more…

I Superintend The Formation Of Delta APC, Says Keyamo

July 26, 2019 admin

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr Festus Keyamo, says the chapter of the party in Delta State was formed at his house in Effurun. He stated this while he was being screened as a ministerial nominee by Read more…

NFF President Amaju Pinnick Reacts To Removal: I Have Differences Of Focus, Direction With CAF President

July 19, 2019 admin

According to a press statement by Ademola Olajire, NFF’s media director, Amaju Pinnick’s tenure as the first vice president of CAF was not extended at the 32nd Executive Congress held at Marriot Hotel, Cairo in Egypt, on Thursday. “In line Read more…

Reason why I date many girls – Ray Emodi reveals

November 9, 2019 admin

Actor and singer, Ray Emodi, has interpreted many romantic roles in his acting career. Emodi, who has acted alongside Zack Orji, Tina Mba, IK Ogbonna and others, said his experience with ladies helps him to play romantic roles. In an Read more…

Davido Arrests Girls Who Accused Him of Impregnating Them

October 29, 2019 admin

Nigerian musician, David Adeleke better known as Davido, has arrested the two ladies, who wrongfully accused him of impregnating them. The two ladies had last week taken to social media to call out the singer for impregnating one of them Read more…

Why I mention Dangote, Otedola in my songs – Teni

October 27, 2019 admin

Unarguably one of the biggest entertainers in the country at the moment, Teni Apata, popularly known as Teni the entertainer, is one singer who often mentions the names of prominent people in her songs. In the past, Teni had mentioned Read more…

Davido Signs Lil Frosh to DMW

October 26, 2019 admin

DMW Boss, Davido has officially signed upcoming rapper Lil Frosh, to his record label. Davido made this announcement via his Twitter account, Friday night. He wrote: “Welcome Lil Frosh to DMW/AMW/30BG !!!!! Lets Go!!!”. The signing is coming after Lil Frosh released a recent Read more…

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