NCC Reversed Plans To Hike Data Price

The Nigerian Communications Commission on Wednesday announced the immediate suspension of the new minimum pricing template for data services by mobile operators in the country. The director, Public Affairs at the NCC, Tony Ojobo, said the decision to rescind its earlier directive to telecom operators to commence charging the new floor price rate for data … Continue reading NCC Reversed Plans To Hike Data Price

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Buhari Knows Where He’s Going Even Though The Ship May Be Tempestuous-Femi Adesina

The special adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on media and publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, says his principal knows where he is going. Admitting that the situation of things in the country is very tough, Adesina expressed the conviction that Buhari would eventually “steer the ship in the right direction”. He appealed to Nigerians to have … Continue reading Buhari Knows Where He’s Going Even Though The Ship May Be Tempestuous-Femi Adesina

Fayose May Quit PDP, Says “I Don’t Know The Platform I Will Use For 2018 Election Yet”

The governor of Ekiti State, Ayo Fayose, on Wednesday hinted that he would leave the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, should the crisis in the party continue by 2018. The governor, who gave the hint while meeting with the Suppliers Association of Nigeria, Ikere chapter, at Ikere-Ekiti, expressed concerns over the crisis which led to the … Continue reading Fayose May Quit PDP, Says “I Don’t Know The Platform I Will Use For 2018 Election Yet”

Fred Agbaje, Erudite Human Rights Lawyer, Activist, Is Dead

Human rights lawyer and activist, Fred Agbaje, is dead. Mr. Agbaje died in London on Friday. The cause of his death is yet to be disclosed. His colleague and fellow human rights lawyer, Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa, who also confirmed Mr. Agbaje’s passing, described him a thoroughbred lawyer and a man of principle. “He got nominated for SAN … Continue reading Fred Agbaje, Erudite Human Rights Lawyer, Activist, Is Dead

Jimoh Ibrahim Will Hang Himself At The End Like Judas-Fani-Kayode

Mr. Femi Fani-Kayode, the former Avaitaion minister and Peoples Democratic Party stalwart, on Sunday broke his promise to his supporters not to continue his Twitter battle with Mr. Jimoh Ibrahim, calling him a Judas. Ibrahim has been at war of words on Twitter with Fani-Kayode over his (Jimoh Ibrahim) attempt to represent PDP as candidate … Continue reading Jimoh Ibrahim Will Hang Himself At The End Like Judas-Fani-Kayode

Akeredolu Is The New Governor Of Ondo State

(NAN) Chief Rotimi Akeredolu, born on 21 July 1956 in Owo in Ondo state, has been declared as governor-elect of the state. Akeredolu started his primary education at Government School, Owo, Aquinas College, Akure, and Loyola College, Ibadan and and Comprehensive High School, Ayetoro. He also attended the Loyola College and went on to the … Continue reading Akeredolu Is The New Governor Of Ondo State

The Second Coming Of Goodluck Jonathan By Dele Momodu

Fellow Nigerians, before I get into my main gist of today, let me quickly apologise for my inability to write this column last week. Truth is I had a mental block, pure and simple. Contrary to speculations that I couldn’t write because my great heroine, Hillary Clinton, lost her election, I was just so physically … Continue reading The Second Coming Of Goodluck Jonathan By Dele Momodu

Pope Francis Extends Catholic Priests’ Power To Forgive Abortion

Pope Francis has extended indefinitely the power of Catholic priests to forgive abortions, making the announcement in an apostolic letter released Monday.   It continues a special dispensation granted last year for the duration of the Year of Mercy -- which finished Sunday -- which gave all priests, rather than just bishops and specially designated … Continue reading Pope Francis Extends Catholic Priests’ Power To Forgive Abortion

Cleaner Who Stole ₦5.675m From Diamond Bank Strong Room Says “As A Cleaner, I Knew Where All The Keys Were Kept”

A cleaner, Peter Oko, has narrated how he stole ₦5.675 million from the New Nyanya branch of Diamond Bank, where he worked. The 29 year-old stated that he took the keys to the vault, stole the money and hid it in a carton, which he took home after the close of work.   The money was … Continue reading Cleaner Who Stole ₦5.675m From Diamond Bank Strong Room Says “As A Cleaner, I Knew Where All The Keys Were Kept”