NNPC denies holding $3.5bn subsidy fund

NNPC GMD, Dr Maikanti Baru NNPC By Edith Ike-Eboh The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC)  has denied claims that it has  in its custody 3.5 billion dollars Subsidy fund. NNPC Group General Manager, Group Public Affairs Division, Mr Ndu Ughamadu,  disclosed this in a statement in Abuja on Tuesday. He explained that at the hit […]

Fayemi appoints COS, SSG, CPS

Governor Fayemi: announces COS, SSG and CPS Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi has made his first appointments, with Abiodun Oyebanji being named as Secretary to the State Government (SSG). Fayemi also named Biodun Omoleye as Chief of Staff to the Governor, and Yinka Oyebode as Chief Press Secretary. Oyebanji, a former University lecturer,  previously […]

Trump goes on the rampage on Twitter

Trump cut loose on Twitter, attacks Stormy Daniels and Senator Elizabeth Warren President Donald Trump’s standout act Tuesday was to brand porn star Stormy Daniels “Horseface.”  He also launched tweets about “Pocahontas” Elizabeth Warren, a liberal senator seen as a potential 2020 presidential candidate. Trump had ridiculed the senator  for trying to prove she is part […]

Nigeria for knowledge-sharing forum

Vice President Osinbajo By Chijioke Okoronkwo Nigeria is to attend the 2018 edition of the International Sheroes Forum, a knowledge-sharing and networking event that brings together leaders of diverse achievements from all over the world. Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, will represent the country at the event and also at the Inauguration of the Jewel […]

Red Cross begs Boko Haram to free Leah Sharibu, Alice Loksha

Leah Sharibu: Red Cross begs Boko Haram to free her and UNICEF worker Alice Loksha The International Committee of the Red Cross has made a fresh appeal to Boko Haram to release the two remaining hostages in their custody: Alice Loksha, who was working for UNICEF and Leah Sharibu, the Dapchi schoolgirl kidnapped February 19. […]

Fayose detained, quizzed thoroughly by EFCC

After some drama at the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) headquarters in Abuja, former Ekiti State Governor Ayodele Fayose was taken into custody yesterday. The anti-graft agency is questioning Fayose over the ongoing probe of the alleged diversion N4.685billion by the Office of the National Security Adviser (ONSA). The ex-governor is being grilled over […]

2019: Journalists promise to support INEC conduct credible elections in Bauchi

Journalists in Bauchi state have promised to support the Independent National Electoral Commission ( INEC) to conduct credible elections in 2019. Bauchi State Council Chairman of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Comrade Ibrahim Malam Goje, made the promise on Monday while speaking at a Stakeholders Meeting with the State Resident Electoral Commissioner at the […]

GOV SANI-BELLO ATTENDS NIGERIAN-AMERICA CHAMBERS OF COMMERCE INTERNATIONAL SME CONFERENCE IN ABUJA

Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani-Bello on Tuesday attended the Nigerian- American Chamber of Commerce International SME Conference in Abuja. Personalities that graced the occasion include US Ambassador to Nigeria, Ambassador W Stuart Symington, Mr C D Glin, President/CEO, US African Development Foundation, Mr Mathew Obogbaimhe, Chairman, Nigerian- American Chamber of Commerce and Otumba Oluwatoyin […]

Sojojin Najeriya sun kaddamar da yaki da laifuka a intanet

Hakkin mallakar hotoHQ NIGERIAN ARMYImage captionJanar Yusuf Buratai yayin da ya ke kaddamar da yaki da laifuka a intanet Rundunar sojin Najeriya ta kaddamar da yaki da laifuka a intanet, domin magance yaduwar labaran bogi wanda zai iya kawo rudani a zukatan mutane. Babban hafsan sojojin kasan Najeriya Janar Tukur Yusuf Buratai, ya sanar da […]