2019: Association urges women to vote credible leaders

Women Traders By Franca Ofili The Women Wing, National Association of Nigerian Traders (NANTS), has advised its members not to sell their political rights but vote only credible candidates in 2019 general election. Mrs Ruth Agbo, National Leader of the Association gave the advice in Abuja on Thursday, during voters’ education and participation in the […]

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Reps reverse self, dump Peace Corps bill

Against all expectations, the House of Representatives Thursday made a detour and rejected the Peace Corps bill. Recall that the bill was earlier passed by the National Assembly and forwarded to President Muhammadu Buhari for assent. The president had withheld assent citing security reasons and the paucity of funds. Consequently, the House declared its intention […]

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Former Anambra SSG, Obaze blames elite for national problems

From left: Obaze Oseloka, HRH, Eze Chukwuemeka Ike and Prof. Ibrahim Gambari at the public presentation of the book `Prime Witness’ in Abuja Mr Oseloka Obaze, a former Secretary to the Anambra State Government (SSG), has blamed the elite for the numerous problems confronting the country. Obaze, who was the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate […]

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Federal University of Technology, Akure: 2 FUTA students invent health device for Microsoft contest

Two students of the Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA), have reportedly invented a health device that can reduce the risk of blood clot or deep vein thrombosis. The students, Taofeek Olalekan Afeez and Alayande Abdulwaheed Abiola, are said to have designed the device for the Microsoft Nigeria Imagine Cup. According to Daily Trust, the students who are […]

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Davido: DMW signs singer, Idowest

Davido Music Worldwide has signed singer, Idowest to its label. The news was made public in a tweet by Davido, who posted a picture of the shepeteri crooner signing the dotted lines. https://twitter.com/iam_Davido/statuses/999391105803259904 This coming after the DMW boss announced that the label’s first group album will be released in June 2018. Davido also revealed that […]

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Oil spillage: 33 killed, residents flee homes in Delta

No fewer than 33 persons have been feared killed in 50 communities in Delta State following oil spillage in areas.It was gathered that the devastating oil spillage apart from the havoc it wreaked on the people sources of drinking water, their farm lands, and the alleged deaths of their fish(es),worried residents in the affected areas, […]

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