Showing posts from December, 2016

Sharp Sharp Governor: Fayose Signs 2017 Budget Into Law

Governor Ayo Fayose of Ekiti on Wednesday signed the State’s 2017 budget of N94 billion into law.

Fayose said the harmonious relationship between the executive ‎and legislative arms of government enhanced speedy..........

Good News: Troops Arrest 504 Insurgents, Rescue1,880 In Sambisa Forest

The Nigerian army in its operation in Sambisa forest to rid it off the presence of Boko Haram terrorists have rescued additional 1,880 women and children from insurgents. The theatre commander, Operation Lafiya Dole, Maj.-Gen. Lucky Irabor, in a news conference at the Maimalari Cantonment in Maiduguri on Wednesday, December 21, said that troops also arrested about 504 Boko Haram terrorists while 19 of them willingly surrendered.

He said that the Army had arrested about 37 foreigners who were......

Photos: See What Protesters Did To Governor El-Rufai

Governor Nasir Ahmad El-Rufai on Wednesday appealed to citizens not to respond to the treatment meted on him by demonstrators in Kafanchan, Jema’a local government area on Tuesday.
The Governor and his entourage were pelted with.......

Catholic Diocese In Nigeria Rejects Ransom Demand For Release Of Her Priest

A Catholic priest was kidnapped in Nigeria’s Delta region last week, continuing a trend of attacks on clergy in the region.

Father Jude Onyebadi was seized by......

Enugu Assembly Takes Drastic Measure Over The Death Of Policeman

Chief Sunday Udeokoye, Chairman, House Committee on Works, Lands, Housing and Urban Development, lamented that the cattle market had degenerated into a den of prostitutes, drug addicts and other criminals.
He said that the state government would......

Nassarawa State Governor Confirms That His Government Received N5.4b

His Excellency Umaru has made it known that Nasarawa State has accessed the sum of eight billion, four hundred million Naira (N8.4) as Paris Club over deduction refund which would be shared with the state receiving N5.4 billion and the Local Governments receiving N3 billion. Gov. Almakura who.......

So You Like To Carry Gist And Gossip About Things Around You? FG Has GREAT NEWS FOR YOU!

The Nigerian government has reportedly approved a policy that would see it paying whistle-blowers to encourage the reporting of crimes and other scandals.

Premium Times reports that part of the highlights of the new policy is that......


Nigerian man on the run hacking Los Angeles county emails

A Nigerian man of Ibo extraction has been charged for his role in the hacking of Los Angeles County emails, the Daily News reported.

According to the report, 37-year-old Kelvin Onaghinor, who is yet to be.......

Photos Of Plastic Rice Intercepted By The Customs

The Nigerian Customs Service has intercepted 102 bags of plastic bags which smugglers were planning to sell into the Nigerian market. NAN reports that the federal operations unit in Ikeja made the discovery of the plastic rice branded.........

Airline Resumes Operation After Shutting Down For Four Months

Aero Contractors airlines on Tuesday announced the resumption of its scheduled services across the country from Dec. 21.
The airline’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Capt. Fola Akinkuotu, made the confirmation in a statement in Lagos on Tuesday. Akinkuotu noted that the airline resumed operation after.....

Nigerian Wedding Makes History

According to the Twitter user.....

Over 10 Shameful Counts Against Nigerian Judge's Wife

The antigraft war lead by the Buhari-led administration is leaving no stones unturned, and there are no sacred places where the battle has not been taken to.

There is currently a shaking within the Nigerian judiciary, as the hammer of justice has been clanged and some justices have.......

Photos Of Obanikoro, FFK, Others At EFCC Detention Cell

From left: Senator Bala Mohammed, Reuben Abati, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro, Femi Fani-Kayode and Engineer Bashir Ushaq Bashir pictured together at the EFCC underground cells while......

Nigeria Police Raise Panel To Probe Wike’s ‘Threat To Kill Electoral Officials’

The Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has constituted a panel of detectives to investigate crisis associated with the recent Rivers rerun elections.
A key aspect of the investigation would be a forensic examination of an audio clip containing threats allegedly made by Governor Nyesom Wike to kill electoral officials who.......

Buratai: He Is A Good Leader

President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday marked his 74th birthday anniversary with a special birthday parade and inspection of the Guard of Honour mounted by the Nigerian Army.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the low-key event, which.....

5,000 Ghost workers Unveiled In Bayelsa

Bayelsa Government on Saturday said it had fished out 5,000 ghost workers from its payroll.
Dr David Ala-Peter, Chief Accountant, the office of Special Adviser, Bayelsa Treasury, Account and Revenue, told News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Yenagoa. He said the ghost workers were identified in.....

Photos: Annie Idibia Bares Hot Body In New Photoshoot

Named as one of the ‘Raw Beauty’ collections in British Vogue… Tatler’s ‘Beauty-Booty’ Skin glowing products and GQ’s ‘The Dapper Gents’… skincare collection for men, L’Avyanna Skin Naturals is a collection of skincare products targeted to basked men and women in Nigeria with......

Photos: Bobrisky Finally Admits That He's Gay

He is in London currently and recently posted a photo saying how much he misses bae. See photos below:


Evidence: Court Orders Arrest Of Wizkid

An arrest warrant has been issued for Nigerian music star Wizkid for failing to honour a contract for a concert with a client.

The arrest order was issued by a Buganda Road chief magistrates court. The Ugandan reports that the order for the arrest of Wizkid, born Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun, was signed by......

MMM: Nigerians React To MMM Launch In Ghana, Kenya

Some MMM members and just concerned citizens took to social media to comment on the recent launch of the sceme in Kenya and Ghana.

ابرهيم@lumis05 To all of you who borrowed money to invest in MMM. You can relocate to Ghana.  11:17 AM - 13 Dec 2016 11 Retweet

AGF Releases Mandate To CBN

The office of the accountant general of the federation has released the mandate directing the Central Bank of Nigeria to pay the outstanding balances for Nigeria’s football teams The mandate also directs the CBN to make a naira equivalent of US$1,173,820.00 at N305/$ to the Nigerian.........