How Trump’s immigration policy’ll affect Nigerians

By Dapo Akinrefon, Charles Kumolu, Johnbosco Agbakwuru & Gbenga Oke Unless the Federal Government reviews its visa policy with the United States of America, Nigerians will no longer enjoy visas to the US with two-year validity, according to an Executive Order issued on Friday by President Donald Trump. US President Donald Trump Section 9 of […]

Face evil, not Apostle Suleiman

Apostle Johnson Suleiman of Omega Fire Ministries has been under fire for asking Christians to kill Fulani herdsmen found suspiciously around their churches and put their heads on the offering plate. This statement is reprehensible, appalling and ungodly. It does not represent Christianity, it does not represent me and other Christians that I know and […]

GOV SANI BELLO CONDOLES SARKIN SUDAN OF KONTAGORA OVER DEATH OF DAN MALIKI

Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello has commiserated with the Sarkin Sudan of Kontagora, Alhaji Saidu Namaska, the immediate family, relatives and entire people of the emirate over the  death of Alhaji Lawal Umar, the Dan-Malikin Kontagora who died in Kaduna. In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Malam Jibrin Baba Ndace , […]

Masaba, controversial Islamic preacher, dies in Bida

The controversial Islamic preacher and super polygamist, who married 86 wives, is dead. He was aged 93. Masaba His Personal Assistant, Alhaji Mutairu Salawudeen Bello, who confirmed Masaba’s death, said that the preacher died in his residence in Bida, Niger State, on Saturday, after a brief illness. “From Allah we come, to Him we shall […]

RSG wrote to FG to hand over armoured helicopters to NAF, Wike reveals

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has revealed that he officially wrote to President Muhammadu Buhari asking him handed over to the Nigerian Air Forcethat the two armoured helicopters bought by the immediate past administration in the state. Wike in a statement explained that he wrote the letter following the high custom duty charged for […]

FG, Marketers Agree To Retain Petrol Price At N145

The federal government and major oil marketers in the nation’s downstream sector have reached an agreement to retain the cost of Premium Motor Sprit (PMS), otherwise known as petrol, at the current price of N145 per litre. At a two-day consultative forum of the downstream petroleum sector convened by the presidency earlier in the week, […]

Herdsmen, Farmers Must Embrace One Another – Sultan

The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, has said that the only way peace can return to Nigeria is when herdsmen and farmers embrace one another. Similarly, the prelate of the Methodist Church in Nigeria, His Eminence, Dr Samuel Kanu Uche, stated that hate speech is a major contributory factor to Nigeria’s under-development. According […]

Buhari: Presidency reveals date of President’s return

Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to President Muhammadu Buhari, Femi Adesina has revealed the day his principal will return. This is as he described the growing tension over the health of the president as “purely unnecessary”. In a chat with TVC on Friday, the presidential spokesperson reiterated that the President is hale and hearty. […]

Why FG delays payment of accrued pension benefits to retirees

The Federal Government is currently unable to meet its obligation to its retirees because it cannot cash back the Federal Government Retirement Benefits Bonds currently sitting at the Central Bank of Nigeria. Findings by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) show that the Federal Government is currently owing its former workers accrued rights from January […]