Nigerian Akinwumi Adesina Wins ‘Nobel Prize For Food And Agriculture’

Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, the president of African Development Bank (AfDB), has been named the 2017 World Food Prize Laureate.   Adesina, whose name was selected on Monday in Washington DC, becomes the 46th recipient and the sixth African to be so honoured. The award ceremony would take place on October 19. Akinwumi Ayodeji Adesina is the … Continue reading Nigerian Akinwumi Adesina Wins ‘Nobel Prize For Food And Agriculture’

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Ooni: If You Are Not Happy With Buhari, Vote Him Out

His Imperial Majesty, Ooni Adeyeye Ogunwusi, the ooni of Ife, says if Nigerian youth are not happy with President Muhammadu Buhari, they should vote him out in the next election.   Speaking in an interview aired on The Osasu Show, the king said the youth were yet to fathom how powerful they are in the … Continue reading Ooni: If You Are Not Happy With Buhari, Vote Him Out

Italy Arrests Nigeria’s ‘Rambo’ For Torturing, Killing Migrants In Libya

A Nigerian human trafficker known as “ Rambo ” has been arrested in Italy on charges of torturing and killing migrants held captive in Libya , Italian police said Tuesday .   The suspect named John Ogais , 25 , was traced to a reception centre in Calabria in southern Italy and clapped in cuffs … Continue reading Italy Arrests Nigeria’s ‘Rambo’ For Torturing, Killing Migrants In Libya

Eviction Notice: Deeper Life Pastor Sends Powerful Message to Igbos

Concerned by the recent eviction order served the Igbos to vacate the North which has drawn criticisms and condemnation by eminent Nigerians both at home and in the Diaspora, the General Overseer of Deeper Life Bible Church in Imo State, Pastor Emmanuel Okoro, has called on Igbos residing in the region to ''put their confidence … Continue reading Eviction Notice: Deeper Life Pastor Sends Powerful Message to Igbos

Evans Went To Club Before His Arrest, I Rushed To Magodo On Okada – Abba Kyari, Police IRT Leader

Abba Kyari, an assistant commissioner of police and head of the Intelligence Response Team, has revealed how operatives trailed and placed billionaire kidnapper, Chukwudi Onuamadike aka Evans, under surveillance. Kyari also disclosed that he rode on a commercial motorcycle, popularly known as okada, to enable him move faster to Evans’ Magodo GRA Phase II residence. … Continue reading Evans Went To Club Before His Arrest, I Rushed To Magodo On Okada – Abba Kyari, Police IRT Leader

Ooni Warns America, Europe To Refrain From Plots To Divide Nigeria

The Ooni of Ife, His Imperial Majesty, Ooni Adeyeye Ogunwusi(Ojaja II) has called on America and other Western countries not to engage in moves that could divide Nigeria saying mankind started from tropical Africa. The African Topmost monarch gave the warning while receiving​ the United States Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. Stuart Symington and other top … Continue reading Ooni Warns America, Europe To Refrain From Plots To Divide Nigeria

Evans Victim,  Uduji, Narrates His Traumatic Experience: How He Was Kidnapped

One of notorious kidnapper Evans’ victims who paid $1.2million dollars to regain his freedom has narrated the horror he suffered at Evans’ hands. Chief James Uduji, Chairman of Cometstar cable Manufacturing Limited, was released by his abductors after 42 days. He had just returned to Nigeria from Canada where he visited his wife who gave … Continue reading Evans Victim,  Uduji, Narrates His Traumatic Experience: How He Was Kidnapped

Gani Adams: The International Voice Of The Yoruba Nation

Otunba Ganiyu Adams also known as Gani Adams, born April 30, 1970 is a Nigerian social activist and politician. He is of Akoko, Ondo state descent as prophet TB. Joshua. Ganiyu is the leader of a faction of the Oodua Peoples Congress, a secessionist and nationalist organisation based in Nigeria, which supports a sovereign state … Continue reading Gani Adams: The International Voice Of The Yoruba Nation

Zakzaky Is In A House We Built For Him, He’s Not In Detention – Lai Mohammed

Minister of information, culture and tourism, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, says Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, leader of Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) is not in detention.   He said the Islamic leader is currently staying with his family in a house built for them by the federal government.   Mohammed made this known while speaking on a Channels … Continue reading Zakzaky Is In A House We Built For Him, He’s Not In Detention – Lai Mohammed

Ooni Should Intervene To Douse Tension Over Arewa Youth Quit Notice To Igbos In The North-Afe Babalola

Against the backdrop of quit notice issued by Northern youths to the indigenes of South East, resident in the North, the founder of Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti (ABUAD), Chief Afe Babalola, on Thursday tasked the Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Adeyeye Ogunwusi (Ojaja II) to extend his peace and unity advocacy to the North and … Continue reading Ooni Should Intervene To Douse Tension Over Arewa Youth Quit Notice To Igbos In The North-Afe Babalola