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Fummi Tejuosho is an interloper, we had no hand in her eviction-Lagos State Government

The Lagos State Government has stated it had no hand in the eviction of Hon. Funmi Tejuosho insisting  that it was a situation that involved the House of Assembly. A statement signed by Mr Steve Ayorinde, Commisoner of Information and Strategy reads: ”  Being neither an official of Lagos State nor the purported beneficiary of the government property on No ... Read More »

Death of 26 Nigerian Women Tragic, Avoidable-Dabiri-Erewa

Mrs Abike Dabiri – Erewa, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora on Tuesday described the death of 26 Nigerians in Mediterranean sea as “most unfortunate and tragic’’. Dabiri-Erewa in a statement by her Special Assistant on Media, Abdur-Rahman Balogun, said: “promising young Nigerians embarking on such dangerous journeys, in search of greener pastures, end up faced rather ... Read More »

Okorocha Again: Set to honour Liberian President Sirleaf with Road & Chieftaincy Title

Imo State Governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha is at it it. Just a few months after the furore over a statue and chieftaincy title for South Sfrican President, Jacob Zuma, he will on Thursday also do something similar for the Liberian President, Mrs. Ellen Johnson Sirleaf A statement to newsmen in Owerri, by Okorocha’s Chief Press Secretary, CPS, Mr. Sam Onwuemeodo, ... Read More »

2018 Budget Will Drive Economic Recovery-Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Abuja presented about N8.612 trillion as the 2018 Appropriation bill to a joint session of the National Assembly, saying the projected expenditure would drive rapid economic recovery. He said at the session that with a benchmark of 45 dollars per barrel at an exchange rate of N305 to a dollar in 2018, the budget ... Read More »

EFCC to Arraign Ex-Accountant-General, Six others over Dasuki N2billion Mess

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission will on December 7 arraign a former  Accountant-General of the Federation, Mr. Jonah Otunla, and eight others before the Federal High Court in Abuja on money laundering charges involving diversion of N2bn from the account of the Office of the National Security Adviser. The defendants were scheduled to be arraigned before Justice Nnamdi Dimgba ... Read More »

Ekwueme is alive and well-Brother

Igwe (Professor) Laz Ekwueme, the brother of Nigeria’s former Vice President, Dr. Alex Ekwueme has revealed that he is very alive and well, contrary to reports making the rounds this morning. The angry musicologist who is,the traditional ruler of Oko community in Orumba North Local Government revealed that his brother was actually better than he has been in the past ... Read More »

Ogun PDP elects new Executives

The crisis rocking the Ogun State chapter of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), may have come to an end, as the party, on Saturday, held a state congress to elect new executive members that will pilot the affairs of the party for the next four years. The 31-member state executive was elected by delegates from 20 local government areas of ... Read More »

Access Bank’s Herbert Wigwe. others Win All Africa Business Leaders Awards (West Africa)

The 7th All Africa Business Leaders Awards (AABLA™) (www.AABLAwards.com) in Partnership with CNBC Africa has announced the winners of the West Africa leg of event at the Eko Hotels and Suites in Lagos. VIP guests, media and stakeholders joined the West Africa finalists, as they went head to head for the sought-after AABLA™ regional trophy, in their individual categories. Speaking ... Read More »

PHOTOS: Surprise Birthday Party for Iyanya

Iyanya clocked 31 on Tuesday and his friends didn’t allow the day slide by without making some beautiful memories. The singer was lured to a colourful private soiree that held at Crust And Cream, Victoria Island by his management. The well-plotted coup was hatched by the Temple Management Company (TMC). It was a memorable occasion which was witnessed by celebrities ... Read More »

Kabba Day: Dino Melaye pelted with stones, charms. etc after donating N3million

The Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye, once again escaped another attack, on Saturday, during Kabba Day Celebration when some hoodlums attacked him with stones, pure water sachets and other dangerous objects, including charms. Governor Yahaya Bello, who was already at Kabba for the occasion, refused to show up at the venue following a security report of the incident. It ... Read More »