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Buhari The Man That Want To Be President

Buhari: The Man That Want To Be President

Buhari: The Man That Want To Be President – And because Nigerians needed OVERNIGHT CHANGE without a TRANSFORMATION PROCESS, their best bet was to get a well known drug baron, one of the most corrupt Nigerian that ever lived and the greatest [...]

January 16, 2015 Government and politics
Two Men Over Sentenced To Death For Robbing Fowls In Osun

Bird Flu Hits Lagos and Kano

Bird Flu Hits Lagos and Kano – Bird flu has hit Lagos and Kano states, according to the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.  The ministry made the announcement on Thursday, stating that an unusual high mortality rate in two [...]

January 16, 2015 Health issues
48 killed, 70 000 homeless in Malawi floods

48 killed, 70 000 homeless in Malawi floods

48 killed, 70 000 homeless in Malawi floods – No less than 48 people were killed and almost 70 000 displaced by extreme flooding in Malawi, announced by the country’s president in an appeal for global assistance. “Since the flooding started [...]

January 16, 2015 Africa, General
15,745 students get N669m Yobe scholarships

15,745 students get N669m Yobe scholarships

15,745 students get N669m Yobe scholarships – The Yobe State government invested N669 million in 2014 to sponsor 15,745 students enrolled in different schools both within and outside the country. Governor Ibrahim Gaidam gave approval for the release of funds to [...]

January 16, 2015 Education
NUC team inspects ABUAD’s Engineering programmes

NUC team inspects ABUAD’s Engineering programmes

  NUC team inspects ABUAD’s Engineering programmes – The National Universities Commission (NUC) group is at the Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti (ABUAD), on an inspection of Faculty of Engineering facilities with a perspective to granting the programmes accreditation. The team, led [...]

January 16, 2015 Economy
1 000 APC members dump the party & declare to join PDP in Benue

1 000 APC members dump the party & declare to join PDP in Benue

1 000 APC members dump the party & declare to join PDP in Benue – More than 1,000 All Progressives Congress (APC) members have left the party and announced their intentions to join the Peoples Democratic Party in Benue state. The [...]

January 16, 2015 Government and politics
78 Boko Haram Terrorists Killed in 2 -Hour Military Attack

78 Boko Haram Terrorists Killed in 2 -Hour Military Attack

78 Boko Haram Terrorists Killed in 2 -Hour Military Attack – Yesterday, the military authorities, said 78 Boko Haram insurgents died during the 2-hour gun battle with the insurgents who attempted to capture a military base in Biu, Borno State, on [...]

January 16, 2015 Military
Nigeria Airforce

Nigerian Air Force Begins Deployment of War Planes to Mali

Chief of Air Staff Air Marshal Alex Barde yesterday disclosed that the Nigerian Air force will today commence the deployment of Nigeria war planes to check the activities of Islamist fighters in Mali. Barde who stated this in Enugu when [...]

January 16, 2015 What the papers say

11, 500 wheat farmers to acquire seeds & fertilisers in Kano

  11, 500 wheat farmers to acquire seeds & fertilisers in Kano – No fewer than 11, 500 wheat farmers in Kano State will benefit from the Federal Government’s fertilisers and other farm inputs in the course of the existing [...]

January 16, 2015 Agriculture, Economy, What the papers say
Dana Air

Dana Air Crash – Only 14 Families Received Full Compensation

Lagos — Only 14 families of the victims of the Dana Air crash out of the 146 families have received full insurance compensation of $100,000, six months after the crash. 85 families have so far received the initial $30,000. The [...]

January 15, 2015 What the papers say
Nigeria’s Debt Management Office (DMO)

Nigeria to issue more than $300bn bonds to handle budget deficit

Nigeria to issue more than $300bn bonds to handle budget deficit – Nigeria’s Debt Management Office (DMO) declares it plans to generate between N215 billion ($1.17 billion) as well as N305 billion ($1.66 billion) from the sale of FGN bonds to [...]

January 15, 2015 Economy
Conference and Training On Digital Diplomacy Opened in Addis Ababa

Conference On Digital Diplomacy Opened in Addis Ababa

Conference On Digital Diplomacy Opened in Addis Ababa – A 4-day conference on the conceptualization as well as practice of digital diplomacy started out on Tuesday (January 13) in Addis Ababa bringing together all of the officials and personnel of the [...]

January 15, 2015 Africa
FG’s new rice policy boosts hope for strong business activities at port

FG’s new rice policy boosts hope for strong business activities at port

FG’s new rice policy boosts hope for strong business activities at port – The Federal Government’s new policy on rice, that has reversed the duty paid on imported rice from 110 % (100 % levy and 10 % duty) to 30 [...]

January 15, 2015 Agriculture, Economy
Officials of Kano State Cancel Wedding of 13-Year Old to Her Alleged Rapist

Officials of Kano State Cancel Wedding of 13-Year Old to Her Alleged Rapist

Officials of Kano State Cancel Wedding of 13-Year Old to Her Alleged Rapist – Nigeria's Kano State Hisbah Board canceled a father’s plan to make his 13-year-old daughter marry a person who allegedly raped her in December. Members of the Ungogo [...]

January 15, 2015 Incidents
Bony becomes most ever 'expensive' African footballer having 28 million pound Man City move

Bony becomes most ever ‘expensive’ African footballer having 28 million pound Man City move

Bony becomes most ever ‘expensive' African footballer having 28 million pound Man City move – Wilfried Bony, the Swansea City striker has officially moved to the city of Manchester in an offer that is worth up to 28 million pounds, making [...]

January 15, 2015 Sports
Explosives discovered at INEC office in Imo

Explosives discovered at INEC office in Imo

Explosives discovered at INEC office in Imo – Yesterday, the Imo State Police Command found two Improvised Explosive Devices (IED) in Owerri. One was discovered at the premises of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) headquarters in Owerri, while the second [...]

January 15, 2015 General
Latest Poll of Polls, 2015 Presidential Election

Latest Poll of Polls, 2015 Presidential Election.

1] Jonathan/Sambo – 51% 2] Buhari/Osibanjo – – – 37% 3] Undecided Voters – 12% DETAILS: **More Undecided Voters In North/Central and South/West are Tilting towards Jonathan. **Buhari Benefiting from Undecided voters in the N/West states. **The South/East and South/South [...]

January 15, 2015 Government and politics

70% of the Nation’s Revenue on Admin and Spending 30% on The People

Is that a sensible situation?” – Sanusi Lamido, CBN Governor   The Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, Mallam Lamido Sanusi, on Wednesday fired back at those calling for his removal, saying they missed the point.The CBN governor said his [...]

January 15, 2015 Finance
Tanzania prohibits witch doctors to curb albino killings

Tanzania prohibits witch doctors to curb albino killings

Tanzania prohibits witch doctors to curb albino killings – Albinism is an inherited genetic condition that prevents the body from producing melanin, the pigment that colours the skin, eyes and hair. [cleveryoutube video=”eIMUorQlnVc” vidstyle=”1″ pic=”http://www.hopefornigeriaonline.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/Tanzanian-Albinos-and-their-Advocates.jpg” afterpic=”” width=”580″ quality=”inherit” starttime=”” endtime=”” caption=”” [...]

January 15, 2015 Health issues
Human Head Found In Lagos

Human Head Found In Lagos

Human Head Found In Lagos –  On Wednesday, the Lagos State Police Command said it recovered a human head in olokodana junction in Ebute-Meta, Lagos. The spokesperson of the command, DSP Kenneth Nwosu, confirmed the development to the News Agency [...]

January 15, 2015 Incidents
INEC starts PVC distribution in 239 wards in Kogi

INEC starts PVC distribution in 239 wards in Kogi

INEC starts PVC distribution in 239 wards in Kogi – The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has started distribution of permanent voter cards in all of the 239 wards in Kogi State. This was disclosed in a statement in Lokoja, on [...]

January 15, 2015 General
Hajia Ummu Abubakar Daba Widow

My last moments with pilot – Hajia Ummu Abubakar Daba Widow

Widow of the pilot of the helicopter that crashed in Bayelsa State, last Saturday, Hajia Ummu Abubakar Daba, yesterday in Kano bade her husband goodbye, saying she would treasure every moment of their marital life. Hajia spoke during a condolence [...]

January 14, 2015 What the papers say
Buhari’s Daughter, Zahra

Buhari’s Daughter, Zahra Causes Mad Frenzy On Twitter

Buhari’s Daughter, Zahra Causes Mad Frenzy On Twitter – By now, you've seen pictures of one of the daughters of Muhammad Buhari, APC presidential candidate. By now, you've seen pictures of one of the daughters of Muhammad Buhari, APC presidential candidate. [...]

January 14, 2015 General
OBJ BLASTS BUHARI

OBJ BLASTS BUHARI: Money Meant For Road Construction Was Diverted To Buy Mosquito Nets, While He PTF Chairman.

OBJ BLASTS BUHARI: Money Meant For Road Construction Was Diverted To Buy Mosquito Nets, While He PTF Chairman. – Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, yesterday threw more light why he sacked Muhammadu Buhari and the PTF scheme. Obasanjo blasted the much-advertised integrity [...]

January 14, 2015 Government and politics
Nigerian Accountant Selected To Participate In East African Business Network

Nigerian Accountant Selected To Participate In East African Business Network

Nigerian Accountant Selected To Participate In East African Business Network –  The Lagos-based Managing Director , business management consultancy firm, Courteville Business Solutions, Bola Akindele, was chosen to participate in the board of directors of the East Africa Business Network [...]

January 14, 2015 Business, Economy
NNPC Talks on Rehabilitation of Nigeria's Refineries

NNPC Talks on Rehabilitation of Nigeria’s Refineries

NNPC Talks on Rehabilitation of Nigeria's Refineries – The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) on Tuesday said that there was planned distortion of facts as well as figures regarding its operations by a few politicians. Group General Manager, Group Public Affairs [...]

January 14, 2015 Economy
Trouble Hits APC Social Media Team

Trouble Hits APC Social Media Team

Trouble Hits APC Social Media Team – Oluye ‘Vinci' Soberekona!, a staunch APC supporter wrote! To APC leaders, “But you fools went as far as asking for GEJ's doctoral thesis. No simple certificate is making y'all go mad. That is plain [...]

January 14, 2015 Government and politics
Nigeria's Auto Industry Can Build More Than 200,000 Jobs

Nigeria’s Auto Industry Can Build More Than 200,000 Jobs

Nigeria's Auto Industry Can Build More Than 200,000 Jobs – Mr Aminu Jalal, The Director-General of the National Automotive Council (NAC), mentioned on Tuesday that the nation’s automobile industry had the opportunity to create more than 200,000 jobs. alal said this [...]

January 14, 2015 Economy, Employment
More markets for Nigeria’s oil

More markets for Nigeria’s oil

More markets for Nigeria’s oil – Nigeria’s Federal Government will find new markets for its crude oil. The step is actually a reply to the decision of the United States to avoid purchasing Nigeria’s crude oil as well as the downhill [...]

January 14, 2015 Economy, Oil & Gas
Govt threatens rice importers about unpaid N36.56b duty

Govt threatens rice importers about unpaid N36.56b duty

Govt threatens rice importers about unpaid N36.56b duty – Five firms have up until tomorrow to remit N36.56 billion to Federal Government’s treasury or perhaps deal with sanctions, a minister mentioned the other day. The firms owe N36, 569,117,975.4, being preferential [...]

January 14, 2015 Agriculture, Economy