I Am Out To Promote Women Participation In Politics – Bauchi Senatorial Aspirant

Social Democratic Party (SDP) candidate to this Saturday’s Bauchi South senatorial bye-elections, Hon. Maryam Garba Bagel has said that her resolve to contest the seat is geared to influence women seek for elective offices in the country.   She said the contest will also afford her the opportunity to positively contribute to the socio-economic and […]

Obaseki Inaugurates 13-man Caretaker C’ttee For Edo Butchers

Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has inaugurated a 13-man caretaker committee for the state’s butchers’ union, with a charge to restore sanity to the business.  Addressing the committee, which is chaired by Mr Paul Odigie, Governor Obaseki, stated that the lingering crisis in the union has become worrisome, noting, “If we don’t nip the […]

We Will Stop Begging For Arms In Kaduna, Through Agency Banking – Bizi Mobile

There is a strategic plan that will soon rid Kaduna State of beggars by training them on financial inclusion. MD/CEO Bizi Mobile Cashless Consultants, Alhaji Aminu Bizi disclosed this when fielding questions from newsmen on the sidelines of the 3rd Kaduna State Women Economic Empowerment Summit, held at the Murtala Square, Kaduna on Thursday. “Very […]

Kogi bye-election: PDP urges voters to resist APC ‘antics’

The Kogi State Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has urged the people of the state to be wise and not allowed themselves be used by the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led administration especially their latter’s snap their votes and get paid antics as the state moves closer to next Saturday bye-election in Lokoja/Kotonkarfi area […]

Acting President Osinbajo: Federal government achieved more with less resources than previous administrations

Nigeria’s acting president, Yemi Osinbajo on Thursday claimed the Buhari led administration has achieved more with 60 percent less resources than previous government of the country. Osinbajo, who is in acting capacity following President Mohammadu Buhari’s 10-day holiday in London, said the present administration places priority on matters concerning the common man. Though there have […]

General Kazaure: NYSC to prioritise corps members’ welfare

Brig.-Gen. Suleiman Kazaure, the Director-General of the National Youth Service Corps, on Thursday pledged to give priority to the welfare of corps members. Kazaure also said the management of NYSC was working tirelessly with relevant agencies to ensure that the Federal Government enhances the allowances of corps members. “We are not unmindful of the cost […]

NBC bans ‘This is Nigeria’ by Falz

The National Broadcasting Commission, NBC, has banned Nigerian Musician, Falz’ song, ‘This is Nigeria.’ This was disclosed in a letter from the NBC dated 6th August 2018 and signed by its Zonal Director, Igomu Onoja. According to NBC, a part of the song – “This is Nigeria; look how we living now everybody be criminal” […]

Transfer: What Thibaut Courtois said after joining Real Madrid from Chelsea

Real Madrid have finally unveiled Belgium goalkeeper, Thibaut Courtois. Courtois was unveiled on Thursday afternoon after completing a medical with the Champions League title holders. The 26-year-old completed a move to Real on transfer deadline day as he signed a six-year deal after leaving Chelsea. The former Atletico shot-stopper left the Blues for £35 million […]

Transfer: Arsenal make deadline-day swoop for Croatia World Cup star

Arsenal are reportedly planning to make a last-minute attempt to sign Croatian defender, Domagoj Vida before the transfer window closes tonight (Thursday). Vida impressed with his performances at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia this summer, helping his nation through to the final, where they were defeated 4-2 by France. The likes of Liverpool, […]

Transfer: Arsenal striker joins Jack Wilshere at West Ham

West Ham United have signed Arsenal striker, Lucas Perez, in a deal reportedly worth around £5 million. Perez signed a three-year contract with the Hammers that sees him reunite with former Arsenal teammate, Jack Wilshere. “I’m very happy to be here at such an historic club,” Perez told West Ham’s official website. “I’m very excited, […]