Stop Looters, Sycophants From Grabbing Power In 2019 – Hausa Leader

The leader of the Hausa community in Bogobiri,  Cross River State,  Alhaji Salisu Abba  Lawan, has called on Nigerians irrespective of our political party to stop “looters and sycophants” from grabbing power come 2019 general elections. He said “only God could have known the fate of this great nation called Nigeria, if President Muhammadu Buhari […]

2019: Atiku reveals what he’ll do if voted in as Nigeria’s president

Atiku Abubakar, former Vice President, on Wednesday, highlighted six things Nigerians should expect from him if voted in as Nigeria’s next President. Speaking at the Chatham House, London, the Waziri of Adamawa said if voted as President in 2019, his administration will ensure improvement in the country’s sovereign wealth funds, railways, other areas, as well […]

Nigeria Can Only Achieve Self Sufficiency Through Agriculture – Minister

The Minister for State Agriculture and Rural Development, Senator Heineken Lokpobiri has said that the only way to achieve self sufficiency is to invest on research and technological agricultural development. He stated this during his facility tour at Agric and vet complex of Ahmadu Bello University Zaria, stressing that funding research will improve this year. […]

Nigeria Is Becoming A State Of Anomie – CAN

In its swift reaction to the killing of two priests and 17 worshippers of St. Ignatius Catholic church, Mbalom, Gwer East LGA of Benue State, the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has declared Sunday, 29 April, 2018, as a National Day of Protest against unending killings in the country. This was contained in a statement […]

Commissioner: Lagos to fight drug abuse among youth to standstill

The Lagos State Commissioner for Youth and Social Development, Mr Agboola Dabiri, on Wednesday decried the rate of drug abuse and other social vices among the youth. He said it was a menace which had become a “cankerworm”, vowing, however, that the state government was ready to tackle and fight it to a standstill. Dabiri […]

Dbanj launches script writing platform for actors

Music star, Oladapo Oyebanji, a.k.a Dbanj, on Wednesday, said that a platform for Nigerian talented actors to showcase their scripts for sponsorship would be launched May 1. He disclosed this during the 2018 Nigerian Entertainment Conference with the theme “Understanding Emerging Markets, Trends and Opportunities” in Lagos. Dbanj who established similar platform showcasing talented musicians […]

EPL: Wenger hints he was sacked by Arsenal, speaks on Luis Enrique replacing him

Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger, has given the biggest hint so far on his exit from the club. Wenger released a statement last Friday, announcing he was stepping down after this season. But during his press conference today ahead of Thursday’s Europa League clash against Atletico Madrid, the Frenchman said the decision was not his. “The […]

Police arrest doctor treating Dino Melaye

Senator Dino Melaye has been handcuffed on his hospital bed by the Nigeria police after he was re-arrested at Zankli hospital, Mabushi in Abuja. Melaye who was alleged to have jumped off the moving police vehicle enroute Lokoja was admitted at Zankli hospital when an ambulance brought him and was wheeled on a stretcher into the […]

APC convention: What Buhari told governors about Oshiomhole

President Muhammadu Buhari has reportedly told the governors elected under the platform of the All Progressives Congress, APC, to support the candidacy of former Governor of Edo State, Adams Oshiomhole for the party’s National Chairmanship position. Buhari on Tuesday evening met behind closed door with the APC governors at the Presidential Villa. A Presidency official […]