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Adamawa Students give Commissioner two days to resign

The National Association of Adamawa State Students (NUASS) has given the Adamawa State Commissioner for Higher Education. Alhaji Abubakar Ahmed Rufai two working days to resign his appointment. In addition, they have also asked the Special Adviser to Governor Muhammed Jibrilla on Students Affairs,Ahmed Marafa as well to go . Their offence according to the student’s body is the alleged ... Read More »

Ambode Swears in LASIEC Commissioners, DG, Safety Commission, others

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday swore-in new Commissioners of the Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC) with a charge on the new appointees to add value to the corporate governance, growth and all round development of the State. The Governor also swore-in members of the State’s Public Procurement Agency, Audit Service Commission, Director-General of the State’s Safety ... Read More »

Transfer News: Man U dangles £183m & de Gea for Ronaldo & Morata

Manchester United are reported to be readying an eye-watering bid comprising David de Gea and a cash sum in exchange for RealMadrid duo of Cristiano Ronaldo and Alvaro Morata. United are willing to place £183million on the table alongside their prized asset De Gea in order to tempt the Spanish giants into parting with two of their elite names, according ... Read More »

Arsenal brings Emirates Cup to Nigeria, spoils fans

FA Cup winners Arsenal  Football Club was in Nigeria for an official event last Thursday, June 15, 2017. The Gunners are one of the most supported Premier League clubs in Nigeria, largely due to the displays of former Super Eagles hero Nwankwo Kanu and most recently Alex Iwobi. At the ceremony, Arsenal brought the Emirates FA Cup, and seventy five ... Read More »

Senate Orders Committee to Start Treating Petitions on Corruption

The Senate has expanded the responsibilities of one its Committees to include taking petitions from members of the public on allegations of corrupt practices in any government establishment across the country. Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, who stated this in his speech at the 11th Annual Business Law Conference of the Nigerian Bar Association – Section on Business Law ... Read More »

Terror:Van runs into pedestrians, kill one new London Mosque

A van ran into pedestrians near a north London mosque, killing one man and injuring eight others in an incident that police on Monday said was being investigated by counter-terrorism officers. The 48-year-old driver of the van was detained by members of the public and then arrested by police, as Muslim leaders said worshippers were specifically targeted after leaving prayers ... Read More »

Osun Bye-Election: PDP factions unite behind Ademola Adeleke

In its bid to win the Osun Bye-elections, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) factions headed by Ahmed Makarfi and Ali Modu Sherif  have united to back Ademola Adeleke. It was resolved when the two factions of the party buried the hatchet and agreed to work for the electoral victory of the party on the July 8 bye election for Osun ... Read More »

Kidnap Kingpin Evans explodes: “My father lied.I bought him vehicles, gave him N3m to start his farming business”

Notorious kidnap kingpin, Chukwudubem Onwuamadike, a.k.a Evans, who was arrested by the police for coordinating several high profile kidnappings and armed robberies within Lagos, Anambra and Enugu States, yesterday revealed that contrary to what his father said, he never abandoned him. Rather, he revealed to reporters that he actually bought a car and a bus for his father and also ... Read More »

“Nigeria Needs an Energetic President But….”-Tunde Bakare

Head Pastor of the Latter Rain Assembly, Pastor Tunde Bakare has said that Nigeria needs an energetic President but we cannot blame  Buhari for present predicament According to him, “If you want to know whether the President (Muhammadu Buhari) is getting better (and) recovering, I said in the course of that message – he’s on the sure path to recovery. ... Read More »