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Daily Archives: March 27, 2020

Obasanjo would have stopped all the rubbish happening under Buhari – Tsav

Tsav said if it were to be former president, Olusegun Obasanjo, the rubbish going on under the Buhari government would have stopped. Speaking with Punch, Tsav described Buhari as a simple man who is corrupt-free. He said, “Buhari is a [...]

September 1, 2018 Government and politics

2019: PDP insists Atiku, Saraki, Kwankwaso, others must sign undertaking

The national leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has said that all its presidential aspirants must sign an undertaking that they will abide by the outcome of its presidential primary slated for October 5 and 6. PDP also said [...]

September 1, 2018 Government and politics

Kids, teenagers showcase inventions at Lagos Tech Expo

Kids and teenagers aged 5-16 showcased some of their inventions at the Young Inventors Tech Expo 2018. The event was organised by the Young Inventors summer camp 2018 Centre for Tech in Lagos on Friday. The Tech Expo which was [...]

September 1, 2018 entertainment

SARS officer sacked for collecting N5000 bribe

A police officer attached to the Ipakodo-Ikorodu station of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS), Inspector Charles Omotosho, has been sacked for extorting five thousand naira from a road user in May. While Omotosho, who was attached to SARS Ikorodu, [...]

September 1, 2018 Government and politics

Ekiti APC elders urge Oni to withdraw eligibility suit against Fayemi

The Ekiti State All Progressives Congress (APC) Elders’ Forum has appealed to Segun Oni to withdraw the suit challenging the eligibility of the governor-elect, Kayode Fayemi, for the July 14 governorship election. The elders came out with this position after [...]

September 1, 2018 Government and politics

Atiku weeps over rising frustration, poverty, insecurity

Former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, yesterday, wept openly over what he called increasing frustration caused by youth unemployment poverty and insecurity. He told a group of young men and women who presented Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential Nomination and [...]

September 1, 2018 Government and politics

SON alerts on cancer-causing substance in school uniforms from China

The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has warned importers of school uniform materials into Nigeria about some cancer-causing substances found in some school uniform materials made by two China-based companies. A statement issued by the Director General of SON, Mr. [...]

September 1, 2018 Health issues

Army denies sending troops to die in Boko Haram hands

The Nigerian Army has denied sending troops of Operation Lafiya Dole to deliberately die in the hands of Boko Haram insurgents in the northeast. Director, Army Public Relations, Brig-Gen. Texas Chukwu, in a statement yesterday described as “false,” the allegation [...]

September 1, 2018 Boko Haram And Terror

NBA rejects Buhari’s position on rule of law, national security

The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) has joined numerous other Nigerians to reject the statement by President Muhammadu Buhari subordinating rule of law to national security. The umbrella body of lawyers in Nigeria said it completely rejected the statement but rather [...]

September 1, 2018 General

Nigerians defying desert, Mediterranean Sea to Europe on their own, warns Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, warned that Nigerians defying the harsh desert conditions and the Mediterranean Sea to illegally migrate to Europe were doing so on their own, as his administration would never condone any form of illegality or indiscipline. The [...]

September 1, 2018 Economy