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PDP blasts APC Leaders: Produce video/audio of London visit

The Peoples Democartic Party (PDP) has asked the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to produce audio and video of the recent visit of Governors and party leaders to London to meet with ailing President Muhammadu Buhari. Speaking for the party, Mr Dayo Adeyeye, its spokesperson said the APC is not being fair to Nigerians and chided the delegation. Adeyeye said ... Read More »

Osinbajo in secret meeting with Buhari’s Chief of Staff, Military bigwigs, others

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo is currently meeting with service chiefs at the Aso Rock Presidential Villa in Abuja. The closed-door meeting is taking place at the Vice President’s wing of the Presidential Villa. Daily Trust reports that the attendees include the Chief of Defence Staff, General Gabriel Abayomi Olonishakin, the Chief of Army Staff General Tukur Burata and the Chief ... Read More »

300MW Power Generation on Course-Ambode

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday said his administration has already embarked on reform aimed at generating 3000MW of power within the next few years, adding that the initiative, which is on course, would go a long way in scaling up the State’s economy and make life more comfortable for the people. Speaking in Ikeja while declaring open ... Read More »

Photo: When South West Governors stormed Abeokuta for DAWN Commission

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JUST IN: Neymar moving to PSG for £500,000 per week pay

Barcelona forward Neymar has reportedly agreed terms with Paris Saint-Germain over a six-year contract. According to reports, the Brazillian will earn a whopping £500,000 per week should he eventual join the Ligue 1 side. According to Carlos Carpio of Marca, Neymar’s father recently met with PSG sporting director Antero Henrique and board member Sophie Jordan to finalise the transfer. Carpio ... Read More »

GE partners Lagos State for advanced manufacturing skills training

GE, the world’s Digital Industrial Company has announced a skill development partnership programme involving its GE Lagos Garage, the Lagos State Ministry of Wealth Creation and Employment (https://WealthCreation.lagosstate.gov.ng) and the Lagos State Technical and Vocational Education Board (LASTVEB) (http://LASTVEB.com.ng) aimed at developing the skills of students in the State in advanced manufacturing. The GE Garage Advanced Manufacturing programme will involve ... Read More »

Abdulsamad Rabiu’s BUA Group eyeing 9mobile

One of Nigeria’s leading conglomerates, BUA Group which has silent billionaire, Abdulsamad Rabiu as Chairman is reportedly in the running to take over troubled 9mobile limited formerly Etisalat. We have it on good authority that BUA’s officials have been in talks with the new management of the telecommunications company to see a possible of clearing its debt portfolio and take ... Read More »

Court freezes Ex-COAS, Minimah’s N13.6billion

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has accused  former Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Kenneth Minimah (retd.), and a company, Stoke Synergy Nigeria Limited, of diverting about N13.6bn belonging to the Nigeria Army. The total sum of N13,650,795,245 was allegedly diverted by the two suspects into the accounts of four other companies given by the EFCC as Gogori Bureau De ... Read More »

Uduaghan left a sad legacy in Delta-Utomi

The feud between immediate past governor of Delta State, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan, and renowned political economist, Prof. Pat Utomi, on Sunday worsened as the Lagos based Economist, came hard on the former governor, saying Uduaghan left a sad legacy as governor of the state. Utomi particularly accused the former governor and some ‘elements’ in previous governments where he also served ... Read More »

Confirmed:we met and ate with Buhari-Okorocha

A delegation of the All Progressives Congress (APC) led by its Chairman, Chief John Oyegun traveled to London on Friday evening to meet President Muhammadu Buhari who has been receiving medical treatment there for almost 3 months now. The State House corroborated our story with this press release: THE BUHARI WE MET, BY GOV OKOROCHA In a telephone conversation following ... Read More »