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PDP to Fayose “You can only be party Chairman not President”

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has told one of its governors to forget his presidential ambition. The National Publicity Secretary of the party, Dayo Adeyeye, said Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti was wasting his time with his plan to seek the party’s ticket for the 2019 presidential election. Mr. Adeyeye told Punch Newspapers on Wednesday that the party has already ... Read More »

Blackmail:Family asks Army to Produce Nnamdi Kanu

The family of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu has begun carefully orchestrated plot to blackmail the Nigeria Army by asking the security outfit to produce him, saying that his whereabouts remain unknown weeks after the raid on their Afaraukwu Umuahia family house. The family is alleging that Nnamdi Kanu is in the custody of ... Read More »

World Bank Hails Ogun’s Development Drive

  The World Bank has hailed the industrialisation and agricultural development drive of the Ogun State government. The bank gave the commendation during a meeting with officials of the government in continuation of its assessment tour of the state, pledging to further support the Senator Ibikunle Amosun administration’s development agenda. Leader of the team, Mr. Kofi Nouve, who described Ogun ... Read More »

Recession:Nigeria pulls out of 90 International Organisations

The Federal Government has pulled out from 90 international bodies so as to be able to meet up with its obligations, Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun has said. The decision according to the Minister was reached at the Federal Executive Council, FEC, meeting on Wednesday. The Minister further stated that the country spends $70 million every year as a ... Read More »

Imbibe Awo’s Ideals, Ambode urges Nigerians

Lagos State Governor Akinwumi Ambode has urged leaders to embrace the ideals and principles of the former Premier of defunct Western Region, the late Awo. Ambode spoke yesterday at the unveiling of a statue of the sage in Ikeja, the state capital. The event was attended by prominent members of the Awolowo clan, including wife of the Vice President, Mrs. Dolapo ... Read More »

Ambode Commissions first State-Owned DNA Forensic Centre in West Africa

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday commissioned the first state owned DNA Forensic Centre in West Africa, saying that the move would go a long way in resolving all form of crimes, paternity issues and others through technology which is the modern trend across the world. Governor Ambode said the completion and handing over of the centre located ... Read More »

Saudi Arabia set to lift ban on women drivers

The Saudi Royal family which runs its government has announced that from next year the age-long law against women drivers will be abolished. According to reports, the young Saudi King took the decision based on his intention to open up the country and make it more international. Women groups have been protesting this discriminatory law for years with some defying ... Read More »