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Buhari recuperating, will be back shortly-Osinbajo

Following his short visit to London to meet Preesident Muhammadu Buhari, Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo has revealed that contrary to rumours making the rounds the President is recuperating and will be back to Nigeria very soon. Speaking a Press Conference this morning, he stated that President Buhari was “recuperating fast” and will return home “very soon”. Prof. Osinbajo had ... Read More »

Saraki Mourns Akande’s Wife, Omowunmi

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki has expressed deep sorrow over the death of Madam  Omowunmi Akande, wife of former interim National Chairman  of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Bisi Akande. Saraki in a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Yusuph Olaniyonu, described the late Omawunmi as a good role model who demonstrated compassion, integrity, and ... Read More »

Just in:Supreme Court affirms Makarfi as Authentic PDP Chairman

The Supreme Court has thrown out the appeal of Alhaji Ali Modu Sherrif and affirmed Ahmed Makarfi as the authentic PDP Chairman. The nation’s apex court gave it ruling this morning.Details later Read More »

Shocker:Woman sells her 2month-old baby to buy Okada!

Police detectives attached to Nnewi Division of the Anambra State Police Command on Saturday, July 8, arrested a 24-year-old mother Oluchi Emeobi, of Nnewi Ichi, Nnewi local government Area of the state. The suspect conspired with her 26 year old female friend ,Nchedoch Richard, of the same address and sold her two months old baby to a woman popularly known ... Read More »

Governor Okorocha bans Igbo Traditional Rulers from speaking English in public

Governor Rochas Okorocha has banned traditional rulers in the State from speaking English at functions and in conducting affairs at their palaces. They must henceforth only speak Igbo, adding that they Could employ the services of interpreters if the need arises. Governor Okorocha gave the directive while handing over letters of recognition and staff of office to Nineteen (19) newly ... Read More »

Heritage Bank staff not involved in N150m fraud-bank

Our attention has been brought to the report published by an online news blog, Per Second News, in which it was purported that ‘three of Heritage Bank staff’ were involved in an N150million fraud in collusion with two of MTN’s staff. Heritage Bank Plc wants to categorically state that the following persons said to have been the perpetrators of the ... Read More »

Reps Restore CRK as subject in Secondary schools

In an unanimous voice vote, members of the House of Representatives at plenary on Tuesday jettisoned the government policy which subsumed Christian Religious Knowledge, CRK in Civic Education as a compulsory subject in the Secondary School curriculum. This followed a motion titled “Call to make Civic Education an optional instead of a compulsory subject for Senior Certificate Examination”, filed by ... Read More »

Adeleke gets Certificate of Return from INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Tuesday issued a certificate of return to the winner of July 8 Senatorial bye-election in Osun West, Mr. Ademola Adeleke. Ademola, who is the younger brother of the late Sen. Isiaka Adeleke, was declared the winner on Sunday by INEC with 97, 480 votes while a former Senator, Mudashiru Hussein of the All ... Read More »

Photos:Governor Udom Emmanuel on the march again

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