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Chaplain: CAN backs Lagos Govt, says “Sack in order”

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Lagos State Chapter on Tuesday denied involvement of the wife of the State Governor, Mrs Bolanle Ambode in the sacking of former Presiding Chaplain of Chapel of Christ the Light, Alausa, Venerable Femi Taiwo, saying that the allegation was not only untrue but unjust and erroneous. A newspaper had alleged in its series of ... Read More »

#Biafra@50: IPOB shuts down major cities as banks, markets & shops close

Residents stayed indoors across major cities in south-east Nigeria as residents complied with a sit-at-home exercise called by pro-Biafran groups, with most businesses including banks, markets and motor parks under lock. The Indigenous People Of Biafra, IPOB, and the Movement for the Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, had called for a sit-at-home today in the south-east to commemorate the declaration ... Read More »

Osinbajo:”Nigeria is on the right path”(READ FULL SPEECH)

Dear Nigerians, I bring you good wishes from President Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR, who as we all know is away from the country on medical vacation. Today marks the second anniversary of our assumption of office. We must thank the Almighty God not only for preserving our lives to celebrate this second anniversary but for giving us hope, strength, and confidence ... Read More »

Palaver over Buhari’s revocation of old blocks owned by Niger Delta indigenes

President Muhammadu Buhari’s approval of the withdrawal of Oil Prospecting Licences 2001, 2002 and 2003 in the Utapate Field won by indigenes of the Niger Delta is not only being tackled by the investors but may lead to chaos in the oil-rich region if not properly addressed. According to the investors, about N44.6bn signature bonuses paid for the licences is ... Read More »

Silent Billionaire, Chief Lulu Briggs markes 87th birthday ” His Close Shave with death”-wife

Silent Billionaire, founder/Chairman of Moni Pulo Petroluem  Limited.Chief Olu Benson Lulu-Briggs was full of joy on his 87th birthday especially as he survived a medical emergency that almost took his life. Fondly referred to as Opuda by family and friends, Chief Lulu-Briggs day began with a thanksgiving  service at the Chapel of Glory International Worship Centre, Port Harcourt, Rivers State ... Read More »

Two dead,14 rescued as 3-Storey building collapses in Lagos

Two people, the foreman called Baba Ibeji and a 5 year-old, Faida have been confirmed dead while 14 people were rescued following the collapse of a 3-storey building in Oke Arin Lagos. The Landlord was said to have given the job to a contractor, who allegedly advised him to pull down the structure due to its poor condition. However, the ... Read More »

FC Barcelona appoints new Coach

FC Barcelona has released a statement on Monday to announce that the former Athletic Club boss will take over from at Camp Nou this summer The Catalan Club confirmed that Ernesto Valverde will be their new coach for the 2017-18 season. The 53-year-old stepped down after four seasons in a second spell at Athletic Club last week and was widely ... Read More »