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Daily Archives: July 17, 2019

Dele Momodu

Dele Momodu thanks fans, trolls as he hits 900k Twitter followers

Publisher of Ovation magazine, Chief Dele Momodu has hit 900,000 followers on micro-blogging site, Twitter. The media guru, who shared the feat via his Twitter handle @delemomodu, thanked his fans and trolls for their interaction as he looks forward for [...]

March 23, 2019 entertainment
Festus Keyamo

Festus Keyamo denies paying Charly Boy for Atiku diss song

The spokesman of Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari’s campaign team Festus Keyamo has denied paying a leader of #OurMumuDonDo Movement and singer Charly Boy for a song. Charly Boy said in an interview on Thursday that Keyamo paid him “nine figures” [...]

March 23, 2019 Government and politics
National Dokpesi arrested in Abuja on arrival from Dubai medical trip

National Dokpesi arrested in Abuja on arrival from Dubai medical trip

Founder of DAAR Communications, owners of African Independent Television (AIT), Chief Raymond Dokpesi, was arrested yesterday at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport, Abuja, on his return from medical treatment at the American Hospital in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE). AIT, which [...]

March 23, 2019 Health issues
‘Next Level’

Buhari inaugurates panel for state legislature, judicial autonomy

President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday inaugurated a committee for the implementation of policies that guarantee autonomy for legislative and judicial arms in the state in accordance with the 4th alteration to the 1999 Constitution. This, he said, is to guarantee financial [...]

March 23, 2019 Government and politics
N5bn fraud

N5bn fraud: You have case to answer, court tells Ex-Gombe governor

N5bn fraud: Justice Babatunde Quadri of a Federal High Court, Jos, Plateau State has ruled that a former governor of Gombe State, Danjuma Goje, has a case to answer on counts eight and nine of the 21-count charge preferred against [...]

March 23, 2019 Government and politics
victims of flood

NEMA distributes relief materials to flood victims in Ondo

About 745 victims of flood, windstorm and ocean surge in Ondo State have received succour and relief materials from the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA). NEMA, in collaboration with the state government, gave out fishing nets, water pumping machines, building [...]

March 23, 2019 Environmental issues
Pastor Samuel Agbamuche

Nigeria’s problem is wickedness, not religion, says cleric

The General Overseer of Salvation Power Ministry, Pastor Samuel Agbamuche, has said that religion is not the reason behind violent civil disturbances in the northern part of the country. Agbamuche stated this while reacting to clashes between Christians and Muslims [...]

March 23, 2019 Government and politics
Mohammed Abubakar

Rerun: Bauchi finance commissioner resigns, joins PDP

The Bauchi State Commissioner for Finance, Garba Mohammed Akuyam, has resigned his appointment. Akuyam’s resignation, which was contained in a letter made available to newsmen at a press conference in Bauchi on Friday, came less than 24 hours to the [...]

March 23, 2019 Government and politics
President Buhari

Rerun-polls: Come out, vote leaders of your choice, Buhari tells Nigerians

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday night, asked Nigerians to come out in large numbers to cast their ballots in today’s supplementary elections. Elections will be in 17 states today, including the rerun governorship polls. The President also denied that he [...]

March 23, 2019 Government and politics

Jubilation in Osun as Tribunal declares Adeleke governor

There was jubilation across Osun State on Friday as the Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal in Abuja nullified the victory of Adegboyega Oyetola as the governor of the state. The three-man tribunal in a split judgment of two-to-one declared the Peoples [...]

March 23, 2019 Government and politics