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Chief Ebenezer Babatope

Tinubu Facing Serious Problems In Buhari’s Government–ex-minister Babatope

Chief Ebenezer Babatope, former Minister of Transport and member of the Board of Trustees (BoT) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in this interview with TEMIDAYO AKINSUYI, speaks on wide-ranging issues such as restructuring, 2019 elections and other issues. Excerpts: [...]

April 29, 2019 Government and politics

Sleeping Groom: Man Slept Off During His Traditional Wedding (Photos)

Sleeping Groom: This short nigerian man getting married to his taller bride was seen sleeping during his traditional wedding : This short nigerian man getting married to his taller bride was seen sleeping during his traditional wedding and this has [...]

April 29, 2019 entertainment
Dangote

Dangote Donates New Hostels To Ahmadu Bello University In Kaduna State [photos]

Nigeria billionaire businessman, popularly known as Dangote and his Foundation has made an impact on the educational sector in Nigeria by donating 10 blocks of hostels to Ahmadu Bello University in Zaria, Kaduna State.  According to the report, it has [...]

April 29, 2019 Business
Minister of Power

How Will You Rate Fashola’s Performance As Minister Of Power?

Now that President Muhammadu Buhari has asked Ministers to submit their report, how will you assess the performance of Babatunde Fashola, Minister of Power, Works and Housing in giving stable electricity to Nigerians?  As governor, he was reported to have [...]

April 29, 2019 Power
Nigerian Army

Nigerian Army To Take ₦1b Loan Towards Producing Local Armoured Fighting Vehicle

Tukur Buratai who is Chief of Army Staff said the Nigerian Army needs N1billion to boost capacity of its vehicle manufacturing company to produce more combat vehicles, which will help to counter terrorists and other insurgents. In the closing ceremony [...]

April 29, 2019 Military
Poisonous Ponmo In Lagos Market

Government Warns Residents On Poisonous Ponmo In Lagos Market

The Lagos State Government has warned residents of the state against buying ponmo (cow skin), being sold in some markets in the state.A statement by the Director of Public Affairs, Lagos State Ministry of Health, Adeola Salako, said three persons [...]

April 29, 2019 Health issues
Fire Engulfs Power Transmission Station In Abuja

Fire Engulfs Power Transmission Station In Abuja

Fire has engulfed Apo transmission substation in the federal capital territory (FCT) on Sunday. The substation which is operated by the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN).In a statement, the Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC) which feeds directly from the substation [...]

April 29, 2019 Incidents
Fulani elders

Fulani Elders Tackle Miyetti Allah Official Over Outburst On Tinubu

Fulani elders under the umbrella of concerned Fulani leaders forum (CFLF), has come in defense of a National leader of the All Progressives Congress, (APC) Asiwaju Bola Tinubu over a comment credited to Bello Bodejo, president of Miyetti Allah Kautal [...]

April 29, 2019 Environmental issues
Bokola Saraki

IHRC nominates Saraki its Ambassador-at-Large

President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has been nominated as an Ambassador-at-Large of the International Human Rights Commission. A release by the Media Office of the President of the Senate states, in part: “In a letter dated March 16, [...]

April 29, 2019 Government and politics
Saraki Gets International Appointment

Saraki Gets International Appointment

Senate President Dr Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has been appointed as an “Ambassador-at-Large” of the International Human Rights Commission (IHRC). In a letter dated March 16, 2019, Ambassador Friday Sani, the Diplomatic Head of the Commission to Nigeria and other African [...]

April 29, 2019 Government and politics