Sen. Shehu Sani donates $1000 to Nigerian authors

By Maureen Okon Sen. Shehu Sani has donated one thousand dollars to the Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA) for its 2019 Poetry prize. Sani is the APC senator representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District at the National Assembly in Abuja. Denja Abdullahi, the President of ANA in a statement issued on Wednesday in Abuja, described the […]

Buhari felicitates with Tinubu on his birthday

President Muhammadu Buhari has sent his warm felicitations to the National Leader of All Progressives Congress (APC) Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu on his 67th birthday. Tinubu, a two-time governor of Lagos state will celebrate his birthday on Friday. President Buhari described Tinubu as one of the strong pillars of Nigeria’s democracy. “President Buhari joins the […]

Man City thrown into mourning as ‘life president’ dies after brief illness

Former Manchester City secretary Bernard Halford has passed on at the age of 77 after a brief illness. Halford, popularly referred to as the club’s life president spent close to four decades as the club secretary – signing off on hundreds of player transfers during his career. The former administrator, who bagged the title of […]

Magu Decries Incomplete Budget Releases To EFCC, Defends N22.071bn 2019 Allocation

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Tuesday, March 26, 2019 made a defence of its N22, 070,514,431.00, (Twenty Two Billion, Seventy Million, Five Hundred and Fourteen Thousand, Four Hundred and Thirty One Naira) 2019 budget proposal before the Senate Committee on Anti-corruption and Financial Crimes. The figure represents a 16.38% decrease from the […]

INEC Now Thinking Of 2023 Election – National Commissioner

Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), National Commissioner for Oyo, Osun and  Ekiti states, Prince Adedeji Soyebi on Wednesday hinted that the commission is now thinking beyond the just concluded 2019 general elections but 2023 election. Prince Soyebi dropped this hint while speaking at the presentation of Certificate of Returns to the Oyo state Governor elect, […]

Imo Governor-elect Receives Certificate Of Return, Promises Responsive Govt

Imo State Governor-elect, Rt. Hon. Emeka Ihedioha has received his certificate of return from the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Owerri, Imo State capital. Shortly after receiving the certificate on Wednesday, Rt. Hon. Ihedioha promised to run a responsive and responsible government with total obedience to the rule of law. According to him his […]

Real Madrid Football Academy To Be Ready By May Ending, Wike Assures

Real Madrid Madrid Football Academy in Port Harcourt will be completed and commissioned in May 2019 , Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has announced. According to a statement signed by the Special Assistant to the Rivers State Governor, Electronic Media,   Simeon Nwakaudu, made available on March 27,  2019, he expressed this while speaking […]

Buhari Salutes Tinubu @ 67

President Muhammadu Buhari has described former Lagos Governor, Asiwaju Ahmed Bola Tinubu as one of the strong pillars of Nigeria’s democracy. Buhari, in a statement of solidarity with Tinubu who turns 67 on Thursday also extolled his democratic credential of not taking the path of least resistance for personal gains. The statement signed by the […]