Nigeria has 140m phone subscribers – NCC

The Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC) has said the there are about 140m phone subscribers in the country as at September 2017.  Speaking at the  NCC Day at the ongoing 39th Kaduna International Trade Fair, the Executive Vice Chairman of NCC, Professor Umar Garba remarked the country’s communication indices had shown positive signs. He also said […]

Atiku storms Silverbird to watch Black Panther, buys ticket for those present

By Anthony Ogbonna Former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar, is currently watching Marvel Studios “Black Panther” film at Silverbird, Jabi Mall, Abuja. The much anticipated film which has an almost entirely black cast and a young African-American director, Ryan Coogler, has already won rave reviews for its stereotype-busting portrayal of Africa. Atiku at SilverBird […]

What ‘Black Panther’ movie means to Nigerians

By Adie Vanessa Offiong | Publish Date: Mar 3 2018 2:00AMNigerians at home and in the Diaspora speak to Weekend Magazine on their thoughts about massive hit movie ‘Black Panther.’ Kimberly Jev, Journalist, Canada I grew up in a Nigeria where for a long time graphic designers or comic book artists were not quite recognised. […]


I have approved and Directed for the purchase of more pumping machines, reticulation, installation and replacement of the existing pipe-lines to improve the water supply to Minna and very soon some other Principal towns of the State will enjoy the same @FacesMagazine

Manuel Fernandes: Cristiano Ronaldo can play at elite level for as long as he wants

Real Madrid and Portugal star Cristiano Ronaldo can continue playing at the highest level for as long as he wants, insists countryman Manuel Fernandes. Ronaldo celebrated his 33rd birthday in February but the five-time Ballon d’Or winner is still going strong for club and country. He has scored 14 La Liga goals and 28 across […]

NASEIC: Governor Al-Makura approves funds for council election

Nasarawa State Governor, Umaru Tanko Al-Makura, has approved funds for council election slated for May 26, 2018. This was disclosed by the acting chairman of Nasarawa State Independent Electoral Commission (NASEIC), Aliyu Mohammed Dogara, at a press briefing yesterday in Lafia. Dogara disclosed that the commission had proposed the sum of N950 million to the […]


I Sympathized with the students and parents over the deplorable, unhygienic and in-secured learning conditions our Children have been subjected to in this school in Kafin Koro. Before the end of my first Term in Office, Government Girls Secondary School will Wear a New Look @FacesMagazine

Paris Club Refund: How firm plagiarised to receive N1.2 billion – EFCC

Justice Mojisola Olatoregun of the Federal High Court, Ikoyi, Lagos, on Friday deferred judgment in an application filled by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) seeking the final forfeiture of N1.2 billion (N1,222,384,857.84) recovered from the account of Melrose General Services Company Limited as well as another N220 million recovered from two other companies. […]

2019: 70 Kwara youth groups vow to unseat Senator Saraki

Seventy youth groups in Kwara State have vowed to ensure the President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, does not return to the Senate in 2019. The position of the groups was stated in an interview the newspaper had with the Coordinator, Kwara Rescue Alliance, Abdulsalam Ibrahim, on Friday. Ibrahim said their position was […]

NCPC: 1,000 youth pilgrims to learn Israeli agric technology in July

The Executive Secretary, Nigeria Christian Pilgrim Commission (NCPC), Tor Uja, yesterday, said the Federal Government had concluded plans to sponsor 1,000 youths on special pilgrimage to Israel in July. According to Uja, the youth pilgrimage will combine prayers, site-seeing, skills acquisition, interaction with Israeli youths, and exposure to Israeli agricultural technology. The executive secretary disclosed […]