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Monthly Archives: September 2019

Why power will not shift to South in 2023 – Senator Ogunlewe

Senator Adeseye Ogunlewe, former minister of Works, and a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, was one of the three senators that represented Lagos on the platform of the Alliance for Democracy, AD in 1999. In this interview, he [...]

April 23, 2019 General
Ooni of Ife

Ooni re-affirms Igbo, Yoruba family ties

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, has re-affirmed the family ties between Yoruba and Igbo nations, saying the two ethnic groups are inseparable members of the same family. Oba Ogunwusi stated this at the weekend at his palace [...]

April 23, 2019 General

Rep raises concern over import of Chinese prisoners to work in Nigeria

A house of Representatives member representing Gumel, Gagarawa, Maigateri and Sule Tankarkar Federal Constituency of Jigawa State, Sani Zoro, has raised the alarm of incessant importation of Chinese prisoners to work in foreign companies in Nigeria. The lawmaker, who alleged [...]

April 23, 2019 General
mini excavator

12-Year-Old Boy Builds Mini Excavator All By Himself (Photos)

Nigerians have got some raw talent out there, check out this talent of a Brilliant 12years old boy who singlehandedly builds a fully functional mini excavator all alone by himself. This is really pure talent that needs to be developed [...]

April 22, 2019 Technology
lagos at night

Lagos Airport Road Glitters At Night, Now Has 10 Lanes, Lagosians Hail Ambode

Beautiful! See How The Murtala Muhammed International Airport Road Glitters At Night As Lagosians Hails Ambode!! Lagosians have hailed the outgoing Lagos Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode for giving the Lagos airport road a new face. The Murtala Muhammed International Airport Road [...]

April 22, 2019 Power
Two Nigerians Nabbed With N125m Worth Of Drugs In Philippines

Two Nigerians Nabbed With N125m Worth Of Drugs In Philippines

Two Nigerians Nabbed With N125m Worth Of Drugs In Philippines: About N125m worth of methamphetamine were seized from two Nigerians in separate police operations in Naga City, Camarines Sur over the weekend. Operatives arrested a Nigerian businessman identified as Azubuike [...]

April 22, 2019 International
Osun To Recruit 2,000 Food Vendors For School Pupils

Osun To Recruit 2,000 Food Vendors For School Pupils

The food vendors will join others in the preparation of meals for the public school pupils across the state. Programme Officer of the scheme, Mrs Olaniyan Kehinde, who stated this during an interaction with applicants at the O’MEALs secretariat complex [...]

April 22, 2019 Health issues
Atiku

I’m Nigerian By Birth, Says Atiku

The Peoples Democratic Party’ s candidate in the February 23 presidential election , Alhaji Atiku Abubakar , has denied the All Progressives Congress’ allegation that he is not eligible to contest because he was not born in Nigeria .Atiku stated [...]

April 22, 2019 Government and politics
EFCC Takes Battle To Jail Goje

EFCC Takes Battle To Jail Goje For ‘N5bn Fraud’ To Appeal Court

Making his claim through Wahab Shittu, the EFCC prosecuting counsel, the commission said Goje, between September and November 2010, allegedly forged a document titled ‘Resolution authorising His Excellency the Executive Governor of Gombe State to acquire loan of N5,000,000,000.00 only’, [...]

April 22, 2019 Government and politics
PDP Queries FG, Buhari Over N24.38tn Debt Profile

Buhari’s Government A Mass Failure, Ministers Have No Handover Notes -PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Sunday described the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari as a “mass failure”, saying there was nothing ministers and agency heads would turn in as their handover notes as demanded by the president. The president, [...]

April 22, 2019 Government and politics
Aisha Buhari, the wife of President Muhammadu Buhari has said she should henceforth be addressed as the first lady.

I hope to establish Muhammadu Buhari University, Aisha reveals

Wife of the President, Aisha Buhari, has expressed her plan to establish a private university to be known as Muhammadu Buhari University. She disclosed this on Saturday during a town hall meeting in Yola, organised by her in collaboration with [...]

April 22, 2019 Education
Two Nigerians Nabbed With N125m Worth Of Drugs In Philippines

Friend Of Nigerian Man Caught With Drugs In Philippines Blames Nigerian Govt

A friend of Nigerian Man caught with drugs in the Philippines has come out to say if his friend dies by hanging in the Philippines, it’s because of the Nigerian government.  See screenshot below: [...]

April 22, 2019 International
Nigerian twins/

Identitical Twin Brothers Set To Wed 2 Ladies Same Day. See Pre-wedding Photos

A Nigerian Identitical twin brothers, Taiwo and Kehinde set to wed two ladies same day. [...]

April 22, 2019 entertainment
Easter

Easter: Leaders Hope for a Better Future

Sharing the same platform to offer felicitations to Nigerian Christians as they join the faithful the world over to mark Easter today, politicians from across party lines have called for peaceful coexistence among Nigerians of all political and religious persuasions. [...]

April 21, 2019 Religion
Repair Of Potholes Across The State

Lagos State Govt Begins Immediate Repair Of Potholes Across The State

The Lagos State Government has begun immediate repairs of potholes across the State, with over 87 major roads enlisted for intervention. Special Adviser, Lagos State Public Works Corporation and Drainage, Engr. Temidayo Erinle, in a statement on Friday, said the [...]

April 21, 2019 Transportation
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Man Dies Two Hours After His Wedding In Plateau State

A man’s sudden passing just a few hours after his wedding his caused serious grief amongs his family and community members.  A 45-year-old man identified as Felix Rwang Danjuma, a native of Rim district in Riyom Local Government Area of [...]

April 21, 2019 Health issues
Festus Keyamo

Keyamo Mocks PDP, Galadima “Where Is Atiku That Is Coming To Reclaim His Mandat

The spokesman of Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari’s campaign team Festus Keyamo Mocks PDP, Buba Galadima “Where Is Atiku That Is Coming To Reclaim His Mandate” Sir, before the President swears on the Qur’an, just a quick reminder of the result [...]

April 21, 2019 Government and politics
Leke Adeboye

Leke Adeboye Places IG Account On Private After Attempting To Resurrect Member

Leke Adeboye who got into the list of topics for discussion on social media after he attempted to resurrect a church member, has placed his account Instagram account on private after the controversy the act generated.  In a message, the [...]

April 21, 2019 Religion

Landmark University Builds Silos As It Expands Rice Production (photos)

Landmark university, Africa’s first agrarian private university has stated her desire to expand investment Portfolio in agriculture by increasing its production of rice, investment in Hydroponics(soilless agriculture )etc. The university recently constructed inert atmospheric silos as the need arises to [...]

April 21, 2019 Agriculture
Soldier Rescues Man In Benin, As SARS Tried Extorting Him For Having Dreadlocks

Soldier Rescues Man In Benin, As SARS Tried Extorting Him For Having Dreadlocks

A young man ought to thank his stars, after a soldier saved him from the claws of SARS operatives at ring road, in Benin, Edo state. According to reports, the SARS operatives during a patrol, sighted a young man who [...]

April 20, 2019 Africa
IGP Adamu

IGP Adamu plots to move Police PR School from Kwara to his home state

There is palpable anxiety over a plan to relocate the Nigerian Police School of Public Relations in Ilorin, capital of Kwara State, to Nasarawa, the home state of the Acting Inspector General Police, Mohammed Adamu. The construction works going on [...]

April 20, 2019 Military
Enugu Govt Approves Recruitment Of Additional 1,500 Teachers

Enugu Govt Approves Recruitment Of Additional 1,500 Teachers

The administration of Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has approved and directed the Enugu State Universal Basic Education Board (ENSUBEB) to recruit additional 1,500 primary school teachers to enhance basic education in the state. The administration also approved the [...]

April 20, 2019 Employment
Buba Galadima

Why PDP, R-APC Couldn’t Withstand Buhari During 2019 Election – Galadima

Buba Galadima, estranged ally of President Muhammadu Buhari has stated why the president could not be defeated during the 2019 general election. Mr Galadima who heads a faction of the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) had led his group to [...]

April 20, 2019 Government and politics
Simon Lalong of Plateau State, yesterday, said he was desirous to rebuild burnt Jos market to generate enough revenue to pay the new N30,000 minimum wage.

I want to rebuild Jos market to generate money for new wage — Lalong

GOVERNOR Simon Lalong of Plateau State, yesterday, said he was desirous to rebuild burnt Jos market to generate enough revenue to pay the new N30,000 minimum wage. Lalong also said the report that his administration budgeted N1.1 billion to demolish [...]

April 20, 2019 Business
Akeredolu

APC NWC Suspends Akeredolu For Anti-party Activities

The National Working Committee of the ruling All Progressives Congress has suspended the Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, for anti-party activities,Saturday PUNCH has learnt. The party’s NWC had on March 1 resolved to issue a query to the governor over [...]

April 20, 2019 Government and politics
Ugwuanyi Preaches Peace, Love, Unity, Progress

Easter: Ugwuanyi Preaches Peace, Love, Unity, Progress

Enugu State Governor and Governor-elect, Rt. Hon. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, has urged Christians and indeed all Nigerians, to take advantage of Christ’s resurrection, which Easter symbolizes, to sustain their abiding faith in God and promote peace, love, unity and virtues that [...]

April 20, 2019 Government and politics
Army's Bridge Construction Promise Will Unite Kuta, Ede Communities

Army’s Bridge Construction Promise Will Unite Kuta, Ede Communities

Aside the economic prosperity that the completion of the age-long bridge that bounded Ede and Kuta communities in Osun state would midwife, this territorial connection would deepen the unity that has existed between the indigenes of these communities, Amiloaded has [...]

April 20, 2019 Economy
Nigeria’s Buhari praised for increasing minimum wage by two-thirds

Nigeria’s Buhari praised for increasing minimum wage by two-thirds

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has praised President Muhammadu Buhari for signing into law a bill that raised the country’s minimum wage from 18,000 Naira to 30,000 Naira (Around 83 USD). The union lauded the decision in a statement attributed [...]

April 20, 2019 General
China to take over Kenya’s main port over unpaid huge Chinese Loan

China to take over Kenya’s main port over unpaid huge Chinese Loan

Kenyan government risks losing the lucrative Mombasa port to China should the country fail to repay huge loans advanced by Chinese lenders. In November, African Stand reported on how Kenya is at high risk of Losing strategic assets over huge Chinese debt and just [...]

April 20, 2019 Economy

Social Media Roundup: Winter is finally here!

This week on social media; Game of Thrones final season premieres, famous Nollywood actress Omotola was trending on Nigerian Twitter and other stories. Techpoint.Africa [...]

April 19, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps