Sunday, 08 December, 2019

Day: October 28, 2019

Osun State chapter of the people’s Democratic Party on Monday, warned Governor Gboyega Oyetola to be mindful of the dire consequences of embarking on another round of government of merriment at the expense of Nigerians living in Osun State. The Read more…

President Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari has cautioned officers and men of the Nigeria Police Force against harassing young people in their bid to arrest ‘yahoo criminals’. Buhari handed down this warning in his keynote address at the opening ceremony of Read more…

Commissioner for Information and Civic Orientation in the State of Osun, Hon. (Mrs.) Funke Egbemode, has charged information officers and other members of staff of the ministry to begin to do things differently so as to achieve different and better Read more…

A former lawmaker representing Kaduna Central district at the National Assembly, Senator Shehu Sani, has reacted to the frequent foreign trips by President Muhammadu Buhari, saying there is nothing wrong with such trips if they help Nigeria solve its economic Read more…

Twenty-seven suspected internet fraudsters have been arrested in one fell swoop as the operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission stormed Owerri, capital of Imo. The suspects were arrested on Thursday, October 24, 2019 in Eura Hostel, Naze-Obibiezena Road, Read more…

The Group Chairman, Mutual Benefits Assurance, Dr Akin Ogunbiyi has said that no nation can develop without a vibrant press and challenged journalists in Nigeria to ensure proper scrutiny of who becomes what in the country.   Ogunbiyi who is a Read more…

A civil society organisation, Concerned Nigerians, led by Deji Adeyanju, has called on the United States Embassy in Nigeria to impose visa ban on Cross River State governor, Ben Ayade, over the illegal arrest and detention of Nigerian journalists, Agba Read more…

Despite the pledge by former Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu, that Nigeria would end petrol importation by 2019, government would again spend about N450bn next year on fuel subsidy. This is despite the commitment by the Nigerian Read more…

The Secretary General of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Mr. Amaechi Akawu, has been arrested by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), over allegations of misappropriation of $130, 000 belonging to the International Association of Read more…

In this interview with Nigerian journalists on the sidelines of theWorld Bank/International Monetary Fund annual meetings in the UnitedStates of America, the President of the African Development Bank, Dr.Akinwumi Adesina, talks about how women and youths to excel in theirenterprises. Read more…