Friday, 15 November, 2019

Day: November 1, 2019

Eleven suspected internet fraudsters have been arrested in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. They were arrested in a private home in Ozuoba, on a day that the EFCC boss, Ibrahim Magu declared Read more…

Popular Nigerian gospel singer, Yinka Ayefele has finally opened up on why he kept the news of the birth of his triplets from the public. At a point when the news was broken by some trigger happy media platforms, the Read more…

The Court of Appeal in Kaduna has nullified the election of a member of the House of Representatives from Kano, Jibrin Abdulmumin and ordered a repeat poll in the two local governments making up his constituency. The councils are Kiru Read more…

On Saturday 31 October 1959, the first television station in Africa, named ‘Western Nigeria Television’, (WNTV), was commissioned by the administration of Chief  Obafemi Awolowo, then-Premier of  Western Region. The regional Information Minster was the late Chief Anthony Enahoro. The Read more…

The 2019 Edition of Osun NUJ Pen week Dinner & Award Ceremony was historical for various reasons, one of them was that the consequence of the so-called African Time mentality was bitterly tasted by any member of the Union who Read more…

Human Rights Activist, Lawyer and Election Observer, Mr Clement Nwankwo has been told that, ‘his opinion against a decided law is inferior and of no effect on election matters or any other matter’.This statement came from the Director of Publicity, Read more…

The Court of Appeal on Friday nullified the election of a member representing Kiru/Bebeji Constituency and ordered for a fresh election. The appellate court dissolved that the entire election conducted in the two local governments on the grounds that the Read more…

Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Mr. Ibrahim Magu, has failed to respond when asked about a petition calling for investigation into two bullion vans seen entering the Ikoyi, Lagos, house of the National Leader of the Read more…

…commended Governor Oyetola Governor Adegboyega Oyetola of the State of Osun has been commended for making people’s healthy living a priority and the ongoing renovation and revitalization of Primary Health Care Centers across the state, particularly remodeling of 120 Bed Read more…

Two businessmen, Kehinde Sokefun, 45, and David Adeshina, 20, on Friday appeared before an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court for allegedly obtaining N4.8 million in the guise of securing a Canadian visa. The defendants, whose addresses were not provided, are standing Read more…