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Daily Archives: August 16, 2019

scarcity of Premium Motor Spirit

Fuel Scarcity Hits Ekiti

The scarcity of Premium Motor Spirit commonly known as petrol bit harder in Ekiti State yesterday as most filling stations in the state were closed. The few stations, mostly those of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation and major marketers, which opened [...]

April 14, 2019 Oil & Gas
Justice Mamman Nasir

Buhari, Saraki, Masari Commiserate with Nasir’s Family

President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday described the death of former President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Mamman Nasir, “as not only a loss to the judiciary, but also the country at large, because of his remarkable commitment to public service.” [...]

April 14, 2019 Government and politics
5 officers

Police Arrest 5 Officers, Declare Inspector Wanted over Extrajudicial Killing

The Commissioner of Police Lagos State, Zubairu Muazu, has ordered the immediate arrest and detention of 5 police officers suspected to be involved in the shooting of Ada Ifeanyi (20 years) and Emmanuel Akomafuwa (32 years) in the early hours [...]

April 14, 2019 Crime
petrol

Nigeria has Enough Fuel, Says Kachikwu

The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr Ibe Kachikwu, on Sunday assured Nigerians that there is sufficient Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), also known as fuel in the country. Kachikwu, in an Interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) [...]

April 14, 2019 Oil & Gas
PDP Plotting Secret Voting To Take Over 9th National Assembly

PDP Plotting Secret Voting To Take Over 9th National Assembly – APC

Some All Progressives Congress (APC) Senators-elect are suspecting the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) of plotting a secret ballot voting system to hijack the leadership of the National Assembly. APC senators-elect, who pleaded anonymity, said the PDP was perfecting this plot [...]

April 14, 2019 Government and politics
Yusuf

Gov. Candidate Yusuf Begs Girl Who Refused To Stop Fasting After His Election Loss

Yesterday, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate, Engr Abba K. Yusuf, met a young girl who embarked on fasting and prayers since 9th March 2019 when the Kano Guber election was declared inconclusive. The little girl insisted not to [...]

April 14, 2019 Government and politics
Palm Sunday

Palm Sunday: The Triumphant Entry Of Jesus Into Jerusalem

Palm Sunday is the Sunday before Easter that begins the Holy Week. It is the day that we remember and celebrate the day Jesus entered into Jerusalem as Savior and King. As Jesus rode a donkey into the town of [...]

April 14, 2019 Religion
Kingsley Moghalu

Maghalu: If Buhari Offers Me Political Appointment I’ll reflect on it

If Buhari Offers Me Political Appointment, I’ll Reflect On It, Says Moghalu. Kingsley Moghalu, presidential candidate of the Young Progressives Party (YPP) in the 2019 presidential election in Nigeria, says if he is offered a political appointment by President Muhammadu [...]

April 14, 2019 Government and politics
Lawan

Senate: Lawan Denies Meeting With PDP Governors

Senate Majority Leader and top contenders for the President of the Senate in the ninth National Assembly, Ahmed Lawan, has denied meeting with the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governors. Lawan made the denial in a press release by his campaign [...]

April 14, 2019 Government and politics

Young woman adopts baby boy after biological mom didn’t want him

A heartwarming story was shared by a Briefly.co.za reader and it may well restore hope in us all. Slindile Zulu legally adopted a stranger’s child to stop the pregnant young mother from having an abortion. The 28-year-old from kwaHlabisa in [...]

April 14, 2019 Environmental issues