OLUBADAN OF IBADAN IS DEAD

The Olubadan of Ibadan land, Oba Samuel Odulana Odugade 1, is dead. The monarch, who attained the age of 100 years in 2014, passed away Tuesday evening after he reportedly lost consciousness. The Nation reliably gathered last night that the monarch’s corpse has been taken to a morgue as at press time. Other details about … Continue reading OLUBADAN OF IBADAN IS DEAD

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OBASANJO BAGS MASTERS OF ARTS DEGREE IN CHRISTIAN THEOLOGY FROM NOUN

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo is among over 5,000 students that would be graduating from the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN). He would be conferred with MA degree in Christian Theology. The MA degree is under the School of Arts and Social Sciences and Obasanjo studied at NOUN Abeokuta study centre. His two are supervisors, … Continue reading OBASANJO BAGS MASTERS OF ARTS DEGREE IN CHRISTIAN THEOLOGY FROM NOUN

ORITSEJAFOR HAS FALLEN FROM GRACE TO GRASS, SAYS CARDINAL OLUBUNMI OKOJIE

A former president of the Christian Association of Nigeria, Cardinal Olubunmi Okogie, has taken a swipe at the current president of the association, Ayo Oritsejafor describing his romance with former president, Goodluck Jonathan as disgraceful. In an interview with Premium Times, the soft spoken cleric said it was shameful that Ortitsejafor decided to abandon his … Continue reading ORITSEJAFOR HAS FALLEN FROM GRACE TO GRASS, SAYS CARDINAL OLUBUNMI OKOJIE

MTN NIGERIA ACQUIRES VISAFONE

MTN Nigeria on Thursday said that it had completed the acquisition of Visafone, the only surviving Code Division Multiple Access (CDMA) network in Nigeria’s telecommunications industry. MTN Executive, Amina Oyagbola, made this known in a statement in Lagos. Ms. Oyagbola said the acquisition of Visafone was in line with a continued commitment by MTN to … Continue reading MTN NIGERIA ACQUIRES VISAFONE

EFCC OPERATIVES RAID ABUJA RESIDENCE OF FORMER CUSTOMS BOSS, ABDULLAHI DIKKO

The house of former Comptroller-General of the Nigerian Customs Service, Mr Abdullahi Inde Dikko on Ahmed Musa Street, Jabi, Abuja was beseiged by trucks load of security personnel on Friday. It was gathered that the stern looking mobile policemen and officials of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) arrived the home of the former … Continue reading EFCC OPERATIVES RAID ABUJA RESIDENCE OF FORMER CUSTOMS BOSS, ABDULLAHI DIKKO

‘EL CHAPO’ WORLD MOST WANTED MEXICAN DRUG LORD ARRESTED

The world-renowned Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman was arrested early Friday morning by Mexican Marines in Los Mochis, a city in his home state of Sinaloa. Media reports have said that his arrest came after a fierce gun battle with Marines and loyalists working for Mr. Guzman. Mr. Guzman is considered to be … Continue reading ‘EL CHAPO’ WORLD MOST WANTED MEXICAN DRUG LORD ARRESTED

DASUKIGATE SCANDAL: BUHARI’S ASSOCIATE, JAFARU ISA, ARRESTED

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested a former military governor of Kaduna State and a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, Jafaru Isa. EFCC spokesman, Wilson Uwajuren, told journalists that Mr Isa, an ally of President Muhammadu Buhari was picked up at his residence in Abuja for questioning over the ongoing probe … Continue reading DASUKIGATE SCANDAL: BUHARI’S ASSOCIATE, JAFARU ISA, ARRESTED