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Taye Fasuba Sentenced To Prison

Taye Fasuba Sentenced To Prison

Taye Fasuba, a former Aide to the immediate past Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has been sentenced to jail by an Ado Ekiti Chief Magistrate’s Court. Fasuba, a former Assistant to Fayose on Union Matters was sentenced to six [...]

June 19, 2019 Government and politics
Rev. Father Isaac Agabi Escapes From Kidnappers' Den In Edo

Rev. Father Isaac Agabi Escapes From Kidnappers’ Den In Edo (photo)

A Catholic Priest, Rev. Fr. Isaac Agabi, who was kidnapped on Sunday by armed Fulani herdsmen in Edo State, has escaped his abductors, Igbere TV reports.  Igbere TV had reported that Agabi was kidnapped along Auchi-Igarra road at about 5.00 [...]

June 19, 2019 Religion
South East Caucus Automatically Knocked Out From Getting Minority Leader

Reps: South East Caucus Automatically Knocked Out From Getting Minority Leader

Indications emerged on Monday that the South East caucus in the House of Representatives has lost out of the race for the position of the Minority Leader, Nigerian Tribune gathered authoritatively. Out of the 360 members of the 0the Assembly, [...]

June 19, 2019 Government and politics
We Can’t Disclose Details Of Buhari’s Assets - CCB

We Can’t Disclose Details Of Buhari’s Assets – CCB

The Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) has said it cannot disclose the details of President Muhammadu Buhari’s assets to the public, Igbere TV reports. This was in response to a request by Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP), seeking a [...]

June 19, 2019 Government and politics
Mathew Manoso Ndagoso

Mathew Manoso Ndagoso To Buhari: ‘You don’t have the capacity to govern’

Archbishop of Kaduna Catholic Diocese, Most Rev. Mathew Manoso Ndagoso has said that the current administration has shown that it cannot lead Nigerians out of hunger and insecurity. He noted that issues of hunger and insecurity were becoming worse by [...]

June 19, 2019 Government and politics
Osinbajo

Osinbajo Reveals FG Plans For Power Sector

The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, says the Federal Government is discussing with stakeholders on ways to restructure Nigeria’s power sector with a view to improving supply and attracting more investment to the country. Osinbajo stated this in Abuja on [...]

June 19, 2019 Government and politics
Dayo Adewole

Dayo Adewole Kidnapped At Gunpoint On His Farm In Iroko, Oyo State

Some unknown gunmen on Tuesday evening abducted Dayo Adewole, who is the son of the immediate past Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole. The military, the police, security agents and local hunters were already on the trail of the kidnappers [...]

June 19, 2019 Government and politics
Trump

Donald J Trump Declares Second Term Bid!

Early this morning(Nigerian Time), the 45th US President, Donald J Trump declared his bid to run for the US presidency for a second term. He captioned his campaign to be “KEEP AMERICA GREAT” If you watched the campaign, the crowd [...]

June 19, 2019 International
Adeleke University accused of forcing Muslims to attend church, MURIC reacts

Adeleke University accused of forcing Muslims to attend church, MURIC reacts

The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has accused Adeleke University, Ede, Osun State, of persecuting Muslim students in the institution. This was contained in a statement on Tuesday by the Director of MURIC, Professor Ishaq Akintola. “Adeleke University is a serial [...]

June 18, 2019 Religion
The 32-year-old Nigerian man who destroyed 5 embassy cars in London, yesterday, has been arrested by the police.

Nigerian Man Who Destroyed 5 Nigerian Embassy Cars, Arrested

The 32-year-old Nigerian man who destroyed 5 embassy cars in London, yesterday, has been arrested by the police...According to reports, Jeffery Apkovweta Ewohime initially caused problem at the Belgian embassy where his passport was confiscated...After he was turned back by [...]

June 18, 2019 International
World Population Hits 7.7 Billion As Men Outnumber Women In Nigeria

BREAKING: World Population Hits 7.7 Billion As Men Outnumber Women In Nigeria

The world population hits 7.7 billion, the United Nations Population Division said on Monday. According to the World Population Prospect released by the UN on Monday, the medium-variant projection indicates that the global population could grow to around 8.5 billion [...]

June 18, 2019 Health issues
Congo miners

Congo miners dying in hell tunnels to power your mobile

Congo miners dying in hell tunnels to power your mobile Solange Kanena sits on her broken orange sofa, heavily pregnant, resting. Looking around her three-room shack, she wonders how she will feed her eight children. Her husband died in a [...]

June 18, 2019 Africa

Be a part of our second edition of SME Clinic themed “Branding and marketing for small businesses”

Are you a small business owner? If yes, then you'll benefit from our SME Clinic session themed, ‘Branding and marketing for small businesses'. Register now. Techpoint.Africa [...]

June 17, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps
Ganduje Orders Probe Of Kano Zoo’s ‘gorilla Swallowed N6.8m’

Ganduje Orders Probe Of Kano Zoo’s ‘gorilla Swallowed N6.8m’

Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano state has ordered the State Anti-Corruption Commission to probe the issue of Kano Zoological Gardens story of alleged swallowing of the sum N6.8m by a Gorilla in the Zoo. The order was given by [...]

June 17, 2019 Government and politics
Atiku Being Targeted For Arrest - Spokesman, Paul Ibe

Atiku Being Targeted For Arrest – Spokesman, Paul Ibe

Former Vice President and Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the 2019 election, Atiku Abubakar, has raised alarm of plot to arrest him. This was contained in a statement by his spokesman, Paul Ibe, on Sunday. It [...]

June 17, 2019 Government and politics
Guber Race: Kogi APC, Oshiomhole-led NWC May Clash Over Method Of Primaries

Guber Race: Kogi APC, Oshiomhole-led NWC May Clash Over Method Of Primaries

Guber Race: Ahead of the November 16 governorship election in Kogi State, the decision of the state chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to adopt the indirect form of primaries to select the party’s candidate in August may pitch [...]

June 17, 2019 Government and politics
Ohanaeze

Igbos Voted Atiku, Why Demand SFG From Buhari? – Northern Group Mocks Ohanaeze

The Coalition of North-Central Youth in Politics (CNYP) on Sunday lambasted South east leaders under the aegis of Ohanaeze Ndigbo for asking President Muhammadu Buhari to give the zone Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) slot. This was [...]

June 17, 2019 Government and politics
Dignity Lazarus

Dignity Lazarus: RCCG Pastor Arrested Over Ibom Air Job Scam In Akwa Ibom

Akwa Ibom State Police Command has arrested a pastor identified as Dignity Lazarus for allegedly defrauding unsuspecting members of the public and issuing them fake employment letters for jobs at the Ibom Air. Lazarus, who claimed to be a pastor [...]

June 17, 2019 Religion
Nigerians Arrested In Raid By Malaysian Immigration Officers

Nigerians Arrested In Raid By Malaysian Immigration Officers

Nigerians Arrested In Raid By Malaysian Immigration Officers A total of 130 illegals, mostly from African nations, weare nabbed in two raids in Kajang and Puchong, last night. The raids by the Immigration Department started at 10.30pm in Kajang yesterday, [...]

June 17, 2019 International
Senegal Beats Super Eagle Nigeria 1-0 In AFCON Warm Up Friendly

Senegal Beats Super Eagle Nigeria 1-0 In AFCON Warm Up Friendly

Senegal beat Super Eagle of Nigeria 1-0 in their final warm-up match, before the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations kicks off. Idrissa Gueye scored the only goal of the game in the first half. Super Eagles head coach, Gernot Rohr, [...]

June 17, 2019 Sports
Nigeria Set To Deport Millions Of Illegal Aliens

Nigeria Set To Deport Millions Of Illegal Aliens

Nigeria Set To Deport Millions Of Illegal Aliens The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) will commence issuance of residence permits to foreign nationals in the next three months as it moves to expel millions of illegal immigrants living in the country. [...]

June 17, 2019 International
CBN To Blacklist Importers Of Palm Oil

Buhari Orders CBN To Blacklist Importers Of Palm Oil, 42 Other Items

CBN To Blacklist Importers Of Palm Oil President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Central Bank of Nigeria to blacklist from the banking system any firm, its owner and top management caught smuggling or dumping any of the 43 items that [...]

June 16, 2019 Business
2019 Kogi Governorship Election

APC Reveals Primaries Method For 2019 Kogi Governorship Election

The Kogi State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has adopted indirect primaries method for conduct of its primaries for the 2019 Kogi State Governorship election, Igbere TV can report.  Igbere TV reports that the APC primaries is billed [...]

June 16, 2019 Government and politics
Rivers State University Job Vacancies 2019

Rivers State University Job Vacancies 2019 (Full List)

Rivers State University Job Vacancies 2019 Rivers state University has advertised massive job vacancies for qualified candidates into the academic and non-academic cadre of the University’s workforce. Applications are invited for the position below: Job Title: Graduate AssistantLocation: Port Harcourt, [...]

June 16, 2019 Employment
ministerial nominees

Osinbajo, El-rufai, Oshiomhole Playing Key Roles In Ministerial Appointments

Saturday Vanguard has reliably gathered that Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Kaduna State Governor Nasir El-rufai and the National Chairman of All Progressives Congress, APC, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole are currently playing key roles in the selection of ministerial nominees to ensure [...]

June 16, 2019 Government and politics
Woman Gives Birth To A Baby After 10 Years Of Pregnancy

Woman Gives Birth To A Baby After 10 Years Of Pregnancy (pic)

Woman Gives Birth To A Baby After 10 Years Of Pregnancy There is a popular adage that says “whatever that does not break us will end up only making us stronger.” Mr. Abiodun Orebela and his wife, Lola, from Ogun [...]

June 16, 2019 Health issues
Battle For Senate Leader

Battle For Senate Leader, House Leader,others Hots Up

Battle For Senate Leader, House Leader,others Hots Up Senate President Ahmad Lawan and House of Representatives Speaker Femi Gbajabiamila will be facing their first major test as heads of the two chambers next month when some of their closest associates [...]

June 16, 2019 Government and politics
We Can’t Disclose Details Of Buhari’s Assets - CCB

Presidency Reacts To EU Submissions On 2019 Polls

2019 Polls: The Presidency has reacted to the report and submission of the European Union (EU) on Nigeria’s 2019 general election.  Igbere TV had reported that the EU election observers today submitted its report to the Independent National Electoral Commission [...]

June 16, 2019 Government and politics
Apapa

Again, another container falls, crushes 2 cars in Apapa

It was another tragic day in the Apapa area of Lagos state as another container fell on cars on Saturday June 15, 2019. A photo of the incident shared on Twitter by an eyewitness, Toba Samuel showed a container that fell off [...]

June 16, 2019 Incidents
yahoo boy

Yahoo boy dupes police officer and wife using Osinbajo’s name (video)

Advanced fee fraud, popularly called Yahoo boy, is not just a big deal in out society, it is a sickness eating deep into our morality. In a video circulating online, a police officer narrates his sad encounter with a yahoo [...]

June 16, 2019 Crime