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Mainagate Bombshell: “I told Buhari this was wrong”-Oyo-Ita opens up

The Head of Service of the Federation, Mrs. Winifred Oyo-Ita,  has said  President Muhammadu Buhari is aware of the reinstatement of a former Chairman  of the Pension Reforms Commission, Mallam Abdulrasheed Maina, into the civil service. She however said she warned the President against it according to a Punch Exclusive. Oyo-Ita said that her warning was based on the implications ... Read More »

What Change: New SFG is Babchir Lawal’s first cousin-Dr. Junaid Muhammed

A member of the House of Representatives during the Second Republic, Dr Junaid Muhammed, has revealed that the newly appointed Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, is a first cousin to Babachir Lawal. “Before you begin to celebrate the appointment of Boss Mustapha as the new SGF, do you know that he is in fact, Babachir Lawal’s first cousin? ... Read More »

Vimbai set to take career to new level, signs with Temple Management

Lagos-based Zimbabwean TV personality, Vimbai Mutinhiri is breaking new career boundaries by teaming up with pan-African talent agency based out of Nigeria, Temple Management Company (TMC). The beautiful former co-host of the Africa Magic Viewers Award (AMVCA) sealed the new move when she recently signed a management agreement at the corporate headquarters of the company in Victoria Island, Lagos. Having ... Read More »

Galadima replaces Salami on Corruption Cases Monitoring Commitee

Former President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Ayo Salami has been replaced as the head of the Corruption and Financial Crime Cases Trial Monitoring Committee (COTRIMCO) by the National Judicial Council (NJC). Mr Soji Oye, the Director of Information of the NJC, disclosed on Tuesday that Salami was replaced with a retired Justice of the Supreme Court, Justice Suleiman ... Read More »

Dutch Queen visits Ambode lauds Lagos health efforts

Queen of Netherlands, Her Majesty, Maxima Zorreguieta Cerruti on Tuesday paid a courtesy visit to the Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode as part of efforts to advance the United Nation’s financial inclusion advocacy as a vehicle to alleviate poverty and fostering equitable economic growth in Nigeria. Queen Maxima, who was visiting Nigeria for the first time in the last ... Read More »

Toyin Saraki wants more partnership between governments and Philanthropists

The Founder-President of Wellbeing Foundation Africa, Her Excellency Mrs Toyin Ojora Saraki has called for better partnership between governments, their agencies and philanthropists in order to avoid a ” one-size-fits-all” approach for proffering solutions. Mrs Saraki made the assertion today as a Panelist at the African Philanthropy Forum, which this year has the theme “African Philanthropy in a Changing Global ... Read More »

Just in: Buhari, Tinubu in closed door meeting

President Muhammadu Buhari and All Progressives Congress (APC) National Leader, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu are at this moment having a meeting. Sources revealed that Tinubu who has not been spotted in public for months until he turned up over the weekend at the wedding of  Halimat, Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki’s daughter breezed into the Presidential Villa a few ... Read More »

At Last! Buhari sacks SGF, Babachir Lawal & NIA Boss, Ayo Oke

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the sack of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr Babachir Lawal  and Director-General of the Nigeria Intelligence Agency, (NIA), Amb. Ayo Oke following their months of suspension. The sack of the erstwhile powerful men was announced by Mr. Femi Adesina, the Senior Special Adviser to the President of Media & Publicity, He ... Read More »

Tolani, Femi Otedola’s eldest daughter wows Lagos High Society

By Leke Adeosun Pix by Koya Adegbite (Ovation) It was an evening of sheer fun and entertainment as Tolani, eldest daughter of FORTE Oil Chairman, Femi Otedola hosted her first ever solo show at the Terra Kulture, Victoria Island, Lagos. The UK-based Singer played with her band and she was very energetic and smooth as she reeled out sound after ... Read More »

Arsenal stage protest at Club’s AGM, want Chairman kicked out

Disgruntled Arsenal supporters opposed the re-election of chairman Chips Keswick and director Josh Kroenke amid rowdy scenes at the club’s annual general meeting on Thursday.. Chief executive Ivan Gazidis was also heckled as he defended the way the club was run and outlined why Arsenal had reappointed manager Arsene Wenger on a two-year deal this year despite unrest among fans. ... Read More »