2019 elections: Army arrests 4 fake soldiers

The suspected fake soldiers paraded in Imo state today. Ahead of Saturday’s Presidential and National Assembly elections, security agencies in Imo state have arrested four fake soldiers whose job is to escort politicians. Imo state Police Commissioner, Dasuki Galadanchi, who paraded the suspects in Owerri before governorship candidates in the state signed peace pact today, […]

APC presidential campaign council warns members over anti-party activities

APC logo By Muftau Ogunyemi The All Progressives Congress (APC) Presidential Campaign Council has warned members of the party in Ondo State against anti-party activities. A member of the APC Presidential Campaign Council, Strategic and Communications, Omo’ba Abayomi Adesanya, gave the warning on Tuesday in Akure. He said that the council was aware of the […]

2 men in court for operating fake clinic in Lagos

Seal of Lagos State judiciary By Ngozi Njoku Two men, Paul Kahomen and Ettenne Hounsa, who allegedly set-up a clinic and personated as doctors, on Tuesday appeared before an Ogudu Magistrates’ Court in Lagos. The defendants, Kahomen, 30, and Hounsa, 20, who both reside at Ferry Street, Oworonshoki, Lagos, are facing a three-count charge of […]

Nigeria records 2.38% GDP growth in Q4, boost for Buhari

Sen. Udoma Udo Udoma, Minister of Budget and National Planning : good news about GDP from NBS The National Bureau of Statistics(NBS) in its latest report said Nigeria’s Gross Domestic Product(GDP) in the fourth quarter grew by 2.38 per cent, a boost for President Muhammadu Buhari’s re-election campaign. The Nigerian economy slipped into recession in […]

NYSC member donates eye glasses to 200 students in Kogi

Dr Vincent Alabi, a youth corps member serving in Kogi, has donated reading glasses to 200 students as part of his Community Development Service (CDS). The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), reports that the gesture was carried out through Alabi’s NGO, the Path-Finder Foundation International, on Tuesday. NAN also reports that the reading glasses were […]

Dangote, UNECA launch Africa Business Health Forum in Addis Ababa

Ms Vera Songwe, executive secretary, UNECA, Didier Drogba and Halima Dangote with copies of an 89 page report on Healthcare and Economic Growth in Africa, launched Tuesday in Addis Ababa. NAN Photo By Mohammed Yusuf/Addis Ababa Ms Vera Songwe, the Executive Secretary, United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA), on Tuesday in Addis Ababa called […]

APC presidential campaign council warns members over anti-party activities

APC logo By Muftau Ogunyemi The All Progressives Congress (APC) Presidential Campaign Council has warned members of the party in Ondo State against anti-party activities. A member of the APC Presidential Campaign Council, Strategic and Communications, Omo’ba Abayomi Adesanya, gave the warning on Tuesday in Akure. He said that the council was aware of the […]

Election: 2 presidential candidates step down for Atiku Abubakar

Atiku Abubakar The Presidential ambition of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP candidate in the 2019 election, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar got a boost yesterday following the decision of two candidates to drop out of the race in support of the candidacy of the former Vice President. Dr Nicolas Felix and Barrister Chuks Nwachukwu, Presidential candidates of […]

PDP set to cause panic days to polls: FG

PDP leaders, Uche Secondus, right and presidential candidate , Atiku Abubakar: FG says PDP has has games up its sleeves The Federal Government said it has uncovered a last-minute desperate plot by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to orchestrate a crisis and trigger a sense of panic among the populace, in furtherance of their plan […]