Sokoto govt distributes 45,000 desks to schools

Sokoto state government said it has distributed a total of 45,926 desks to various schools across the 23 local government areas of the state from 2015 to the end of 2017. Special Adviser to Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal on Media and Public Affairs, Malam Imam Imam, disclosed this while giving an update on the successes […]

Nigerian rappers are unknown in South Africa – Cassper Nyovest declares

Prior to winning best Hip-hop at SoundCity MVP, South African rapper, Refiloe Phoolo famously known as Cassper Nyovest, had an exclusive interview with Joey Akan of PulseNG, where he talked about African Hip-hop in general and the state of Hip-hop in Nigeria. Commenting on the controversial 2017 single “You Rappers Should Fix Up Your Lives” where M.I […]

Be Decisive In Tackling Nigeria’s Problems, Catholic Bishops Urge FG

Apparently worried by the evil bedevilling the Nigeria nation, the Catholic Bishops of the Ibadan Ecclesiastical Province have tasked the Federal Government to be decisive in tackling the menace saying “if we do not find a credible solution to the problems, Nigeria might face a most uncertain future.” The Catholic Bishops of Ibadan Archdiocese; Ilorin, […]

Special Schools Of Disabled To Take Off Soon In Nasarawa

Special Schools for the disabled in Nasarawa  State will soon see the light of day. Governor Tanko Almakura, who made this known Tuesday while inspecting the ongoing construction work in the western and northern zones of the state, said that the State Government has scaled down the Keffi and Gudi Special Schools  to take care […]

DPR arrests oil marketer, dispenses free fuel in Abuja

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), on Wednesday, arrested a filling station owner in Abua, Danladi Eya, for operating an illegal outfit and selling petrol at N210/litre, which was far above the N145/litre threshold. Consequently, the officials dispensed 14,400 litres of the product free to motorists and motorcyclists to serve as a deterrent to the […]

2017: No capital project implemented in power ministry – Babatunde Fashola

The power arm of the Ministry of Power, Works and Housing, under the supervision of Babatunde Fashola, did not implement any capital project in the 2017 budget. The minister cited “low passage of the budget” as the prime reason for the non-implementation. He made this disclosure on Wednesday when he appeared before the Senate committee […]

I’m going to be Everton’s new Romelu Lukaku – Cenk Tosun

Everton striker Cenk Tosun has pledged that he will become the Goodison Park side’s new Romelu Lukaku. The Turkey international forward recently signed for the Toffees for a fee that is thought to have been in the region of £20 million, having impressed with his all-action displays in the Champions League for Besiktas. He arrived […]

Enugu Revenue Board targets N30 billion IGR to fund 2018 Budget

The Enugu State Internal Revenue Service has appealed to individuals, institutions and other corporate tax payers in the state to continue to be patriotic and cooperate with the board. The board said this was necessary in its renewed efforts to actualize the Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) target of N30 billion to fund the 2018 budget […]