29 YEARS AFTER DELE GIWA’S ASSASSINATION, LETTER BOMBS KILLED 6 IN CHINA

  Six people were killed on Wednesday when 15 letter bombs exploded in southern China, state media reported, with blasts reported in more than ten locations including government offices. Dozens more were injured by the explosives apparently placed in express delivery packages, the official Xinhua news agency said of the blasts on the eve of … Continue reading 29 YEARS AFTER DELE GIWA’S ASSASSINATION, LETTER BOMBS KILLED 6 IN CHINA

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BREAKING NEWS: FALAE RELEASED AFTER 72 HOURS IN KIDNAPPERS’ DEN

FORMER finance minister ex-secretary to the federal government and one-time presidential candidate,  Chief Olu Falae, has been rescued from his captors four days after he was kidnapped at his farm in Akure, the Ondo State capital. The Ondo State Police Public Relations Officer, Wole Ogodo, who confirmed his release on Thursday, however declined to provide details … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS: FALAE RELEASED AFTER 72 HOURS IN KIDNAPPERS’ DEN

SARAKI IS ON HIS OWN, LET HIM FACE THE LAW, SAYS BUHARI

President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday denied instigating the ongoing corruption trial of the Senate President, Bukola Saraki. Mr. Saraki is being prosecuted at the Code of Conduct Tribunal for alleged false declaration of asset. His associates have alleged the trial is politically motivated. Explaining the president’s stance on the trial, Mr. Buhari’s spokesperson, Garba Shehu, said … Continue reading SARAKI IS ON HIS OWN, LET HIM FACE THE LAW, SAYS BUHARI

NIGERIAN MINISTERS, POLITICIANS ARE NOISE MAKERS WHO DO NOTHING, SAYS BUHARI

President Muhammadu Buhari Shocks His French Hosts When He Said Minister Do Nothing But Make A Lot Of Noise. President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday in France, gave actual reason he is reluctant to appoint ministers and constitute his cabinet, as approved by the constitution, since inauguration last May 29. He said minister don’t have much to do, … Continue reading NIGERIAN MINISTERS, POLITICIANS ARE NOISE MAKERS WHO DO NOTHING, SAYS BUHARI

AMBODE SLAMS FASHOLA AGAIN, SAYS HIS GOVT BUDGET IMPLEMENTATION ‘ABYSMAL’

• Says Ex-Gov Implemented 97% Recurrent, 29% Capital Expenditures •Seeks Budget Re-ordering The frosty relationship between the Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, and his predecessor, Babatunde Fashola, further degenerated yesterday as a letter indicting the previous administration of abysmal implementation of the 2015 budget was read on the floor of the state House of Assembly. … Continue reading AMBODE SLAMS FASHOLA AGAIN, SAYS HIS GOVT BUDGET IMPLEMENTATION ‘ABYSMAL’

OAU STUDENTS’ UNION PAYS N1.6 MILLION SCHOOL FEES OF 85 INDIGENT STUDENTS

In its bid to ensure that indigent students do not drop out of school, the Obafemi Awolowo students’ union has paid N1.6m school fees of 85 indigent students. Making this known to the journalist on Thursday is Emmanuel Ojedokun, the Public Relations Officer of the Obafemi Awolowo University Students’ Union. He said the body paid N1.6million as … Continue reading OAU STUDENTS’ UNION PAYS N1.6 MILLION SCHOOL FEES OF 85 INDIGENT STUDENTS

BUHARI’S APPOINTMENTS ARE NOT LOPSIDED-OMOKIRI, JONATHAN’S FORMER AIDE

Former Special Assistant to President Goodluck Jonathan on New Media, Reno Omokri on Tuesday made a case for Buhari over the president’s alleged lopsided appointments saying appointments should be made on merit and not sectional interests.Omokiri made the statement in his article titled As Buhari blazes the trail for merit. Read his full article Recently … Continue reading BUHARI’S APPOINTMENTS ARE NOT LOPSIDED-OMOKIRI, JONATHAN’S FORMER AIDE

CHIBOK GIRLS ARE STILL ALIVE- BOKO HARAM NEGOTIATOR, SHEU SANI

After 510 days of abduction, a ray of hope that the 219 Chibok girls may be alive after all came from none other than distinguished Senator Shehu Sani who disclosed today that “they are alive”. Senator Sani, who has been deeply involved in negotiations with Boko Haram and the Nigerian government in bids to rescue … Continue reading CHIBOK GIRLS ARE STILL ALIVE- BOKO HARAM NEGOTIATOR, SHEU SANI

BREAKING NEWS: BUHARI, OSINBAJO DECLARE THEIR ASSETS

President Muhammadu Buhari and his Vice, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, have declared their assets. A statement by the Senior Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr Garba Shehu said “the documents submitted to the CCB, which officials say are still being vetted and will soon be made public, show that … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS: BUHARI, OSINBAJO DECLARE THEIR ASSETS

INJURED AKPABIO RUNS ABROAD TO SAVE LIFE, SHUNS OWN MULTI-BILLION HOSPITAL

The Senate Minority Leader, Godswill Akpabio, has travelled out of Nigeria for medical treatment abroad after sustaining injuries in a car crash Monday. The lawmaker left for the United Kingdom aboard a private jet Tuesday, government sources said. Mr. Akpabio, who is the immediate past governor of Akwa Ibom State, was initially treated at the national … Continue reading INJURED AKPABIO RUNS ABROAD TO SAVE LIFE, SHUNS OWN MULTI-BILLION HOSPITAL