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Reports Buhari is fed intravenously Bunkum-Lai Mohammed

Minister of Information, Alhaji Lai Mohammed as described as false the story that President Muhammadu Buhari was being fed intravenously. While giving reasons for the absence of the President at the FEC meeting, he noted that President was taking things easy according his doctors orders. According to Alhaji Lai: “You are also aware that the President was at his office ... Read More »

Diezani Cash:INEC staff sent to jail for taking N70m bribe

The Federal High Court in Lagos on Wednesday convicted an employee of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for accepting over N70million bribe from former Minister of Petroleum, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke, to rig the 2015 general election results. Justice Mohammed Idris convicted Yisa Adedoyin for receiving cash payment of N70,050,000.00 after he pleaded guilty to an amended charge. The Economic ... Read More »

Arsenal Star, Alex Iwobi turn 21 today!

Super Eagles and Arsenal Star, Alex Iwobi is celebrating his west birthday. Iwobi who is the nephew of former Nigerian international, Austin JJ Okocha took to Twitter to announce the good news, thanking God for hitting a new age. Read More »

Segun Adeniyi’s book is crap-Femi Fani-Kayode

Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, has said that Segun Adeniyi’s latest book titled ‘Against The Run Of Play’ is good for “one thing and one thing alone: the trash bin”. Fani-Kayode said this in a statement on Tuesday. Excerpts of the book, which focused on the 2015 general election, have in the past few days generated diverse opinions and controversy. ... Read More »

Update: How Banky W, Adesua Etomi met and fell in love

It is no longer news that Bankole Wellington and Adesua Etomi who both featured in the Wedding Party are now engaged. This is how they met. Adesuwa writes: I went to an event in 2015 and I suppose that was the beginning of something amazing because once banky saw me, he decided that he was going to be my biggest ... Read More »

Africa’s CEOs seize the opportunities that uncertainty brings-Report

Notwithstanding the current economic and socio-political uncertainty, numerous companies in Africa are still positive about the growth potential of the continent. PwC (www.PwC.com) research across the continent shows that 91% of CEOs are confident about their own companies’ growth prospects in the medium term. “This is the highest level of confidence since we started our research on CEOs in Africa ... Read More »

Breaking: Senate confirms two new Ministers

The Senate, on Wednesday, confirmed the nomination of two ministerial nominees sent to the chamber by President Muhammadu Buhari for legislative confirmation. They are Professor Stephen Nkani Ocheni (Kogi State) and Mr. Suleiman Zana Hassan (Gombe State). Read More »

After Wedding Party: Banky W, Adesuwa Etomi engaged!

What started on the set of the block buster movie, The Wedding Party has become real as co-stars, Banky W and Adesuwa Etomi are now engaged! The photograph of Bankole Wellington (Banky W) on his knees proposing to beautiful, Adesuwa Etomi was posted on his instagram page-and it has now gone viral. Initially many thought it was a scene from ... Read More »

Just in: Buhari absent at FEC meeting again!

Despite the speculations and anticipation of many Nigerians that President Muhammadu Buhari will chair the weekly meeting of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) today, he was absent. Pictures emanating from the State House indicate that the FEC of today was chaired by Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo.   It was hoped that after assuming duties yesterday and meeting with both ... Read More »

US Robbery:Nigerian Journalist to get light sentence

Abdullahi Shuaibu, the Nigerian journalist charged with a string of bank robberies in the US two weeks ago, on Monday got some relief from prosecutors, who amended the charge that will enable him get a lighter sentence. Shuaibu was arrested on April 17 and accused by US authorities of robbing four banks in Manhattan, New York. When the matter came ... Read More »