Senator Saraki: Dino Melaye hasn’t eaten in 24 hours

Senate President Bukola Saraki says Dino Melaye, senator representing Kogi west, has not eaten in 24 hours. Melaye is currently in a hospital after sustaining injuries while trying to escape from the police vehicle conveying him to a court in Lokoja, Kogi capital, for a gunrunning case. He has been accused of supplying guns to […]

APC governors in closed-door meeting with national leadership

The ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) National Working Committee (NWC) and the party’s governors are currently in a meeting at the party’s national secretariat in Abuja. The governors had on Tuesday met with President Muhammadu Buhari, and endorsed his candidature for the 2019 presidential election. The president at the last APC National Executive Committee (NEC) […]

Manchester United’s Scott McTominay thanks Jose Mourinho

Scott McTominay has thanked Jose Mourinho for giving him advice about how to win over the Manchester United dressing room. The midfielder has enjoyed a breakthrough campaign at Old Trafford, making 24 appearances for United and receiving his first cap for the Scotland national team. The 21-year-old detailed how Mourinho has helped him to mature […]

Osun monarch hails Governor Aregbesola’s commitment to infrastructure development

Owa Obokun, Adimula of Ijesaland, Oba Gabriel Aromolaran, has commended Governor Rauf Aregbesola administration’s commitment to infrastructure development in the state. The monach gave the commendation, on Wednesday, when the governor paid him a courtesy visit in his palace before the commencement of the ‎goodwill visit to members of the APC in Ijesa South Federal […]

Unical gives students condition to write exams

The Deputy Vice Chancellor Academic, University of Calabar, Prof Uche Amalu has insiste that payment of relevant school charges and dues was precondition for taking part in the Second semester examinations. Addressing final year students of the Faculty of Management Sciences in the institution, Prof Amalu said the University took the tough stance after observing […]

Korede Bello explains why he graduated with distinction, speaks on buying result

Mavin artiste, Korede Bello, has debunked claims that he bought his HND result from the Nigerian Institute of Journalism. There were reports on social media suggesting that the Mavin Record star must have paid heavily to get his result. Bello graduated four days ago from the institute with a distinction in Mass Communication (HND). At […]

Meek Mill released from prison

American rapper, Meek Mill has been released from prison after being incarcerated for violating his probation. Meek Mill, who was sentenced after violating his probation on a drug and weapon’s case regained his freedom on Monday. The Supreme Court of Pennsylvania made the decision to release him following a long legal battle challenging his conviction. Speaking shortly […]

Okada riders in Abuja attack, injure VIO personnel

Some suspected commercial motorcycle operators have attacked a Vehicle Inspection Office, VIO, personnel in the federal capital territory, FCT. Spokesman of the agency, Mr. Kalu Emetu, disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, in Abuja on Tuesday. Emetu identified the victim as Mr. Abubarkar Eyge. He said the incident occurred at the Area […]

Modular refineries: FG grants 38 entrepreneurs operating licences

The Federal Government of Nigeria today stated that it has granted Operating licences for the establishment of modular refineries ranging from between 50,000 to 250,000 barrels in the Niger Delta to thirty eight entrepreneurs in the Country. The Senior Technical Adviser to the Minister of Petroleum Resources in charge of Refining and Downstream Infrastructure, Mr. […]