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Daily Archives: March 19, 2018

Ogun Partners Firm for Internet Service

The Ogun State Government has entered into an agreement with a private firm, MainOne Cable Nigeria Limited, for the provision of Broad Band internet facility in Abeokuta, the state capital and its environs. Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Barr. Taiwo Adeoluwa, who signed the Memorandum of Understanding on behalf of government, said it was a further testimony of the ... Read More »

“Dont link me with APP Chairman- Saraki

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Olusola Saraki has urged the media not to link him with Mr. Ikenga Ugochinyere, the Chairman of a political party known as “APP” A statement by Yusuf Olaniyonu, his Special Adviser, Media reads ” Our attention has been drawn to reports by some news platforms that described Mr. Ikenga Ugochinyere, the Chairman of a political party ... Read More »

Ekiti Election a “Must Win” For APC-Oyegun

The All Progressives Congress (APC) National Chairman, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, has declared that the July 14 governorship election is a “must-win” for his party. He also assured all aspirants interested in the party’s ticket that a credible, free, fair and transparent primary election will be conducted to choose the flag bearer. Oyegun stressed that the Muhammadu Buhari Administration would not ... Read More »

Governor Bello plots to call me a Gun Runner-Dino Melaye

Kogi State Senator, Dino Melaye has raised an alarm that his political enemy, Governor Yahaya Bello and the state’s Police Command have perfected plans to have him arrested over trump-up charges. One of the plans is to organize a press briefing by the state Police Commissioner in Lokoja where a notorious criminal by the name Osama will be paraded. Quoting ... Read More »

Nollywood Star Deported From US over Wire Fraud

Nollywood actress, Lola Margaret, who is now an ex-convict because of her incident with the US Police over alleged fraud case she was involved in. The actress who was arrested over a strong surveillance was placed on her account after huge sums were being withdrawn consistently before she was napped. Hints has it that the actress has since been released ... Read More »

JAMB Releases 1,3million UTME Results

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says it would release no fewer than 1.3 million results of candidates that sat for the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, on Monday, after they had gone through security checks and found to be without malpractice. JAMB’s Head of Information, Dr. Fabian Benjamin, said this, on Sunday. He maintained that the UTME results ... Read More »

Senator Mamora Snubs Buhari, rejects appointment

A former lawmaker, Senator Olurunnimbe Mamora, has rejected his appointment as the Chairman of the Abuja Investment and Infrastructure Centre, Punch has learnt. Mamora, who was the Deputy Director-General of the Muhammadu Buhari Campaign Organisation during the 2015 presidential election, was nominated for the job by the President. However, it was learnt that during the inauguration of the board of ... Read More »

Chief Tony Ezeani, Odenigbo Ukpor, loses father

Celebrated businessman, Chief Tony Chukwubuikem Ezeani (Odenigbo Ukpor) has lost his dear father The respected man of the people and community leader,  Nze Gabriel Okoli Ezeani, (Ezeani Onye Akana Nwanneya Ahu).Nze Okoli breathed his last on Tuesday February 27, 2018 at the age of 87 after a protracted illness. While alive, Nze Ezeani was a devout Catholic, a philanthropist, community ... Read More »

Just In: IG orders Withdrawal of Policemen from VIPs

The Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has ordered the withdrawal of all police officers attached to Very Important Persons, including political and public office holders nationwide. The police boss, who announced this in Abuja during a conference with senior officers, stated that the directive also affected private businessmen, multi-national companies and other corporate organizations who are enjoying special police protection. ... Read More »

Silicon Valley Women Tech Leaders In Nigeria for Mentorship Program

A 16-member delegation of senior women technology executives and professionals from Silicon Valley, California are visiting Nigeria from March 18-23 as part of the TechWomen program. They represent organizations as diverse as Twitter, LinkedIn, Netflix, Mozilla, Autodesk, WomenCollegeTech, Stanford Graduate School of Business, Juniper Networks, as well as Fairrer Samani Group, Northgate Environmental Management, Jessica Dickinson Goodman Consulting, and the ... Read More »