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“We’ll transform, Presidential Lodge, Marina to National Monument”-Ambode

The Federal Government on Tuesday completed the final handing over of the Presidential Lodge, Marina to the Lagos State Government about twenty years after the journey to actualize it commenced. Speaking at the brief but impressive handing over ceremony, held at the Conference Room of Federal Ministry of Works, Power and Housing in Abuja, Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode ... Read More »

Toyin Ojora Saraki named as Universal Health Coverage (UHC) Global Champion

As the Universal Health Coverage (UHC) Forum convenes in Tokyo, this week, bringing together over 300 high-level policymakers, including heads of state and ministers of health and finance, Her Excellency, Mrs Toyin Ojora Saraki, Founder-President of the Wellbeing Foundation Africa (WBFA), has been named as a UHC Global Champion. The forum itself coincides with Universal Health Coverage Day, which takes ... Read More »

Saraki victorious as Appeal Court drops 15 charges, heads for Supreme

The President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, was successful today as the Court of Appeal dismissed 15 out of the 18 count charges that were filed against him. Recall that in a unanimous decision, the two-man panel tribunal headed by Justice Danladi Umar, held that Federal Government failed to prove essential elements of all the allegations it leveled ... Read More »

My Agenda as PDP Chairman-Uche Secondus

New PDP Chairman, Prince Uche Secondus has promised to shun impunity and re-energize the party. Secondus, who got 2,000 votes out of the 2,396 votes cast, in his acceptance speech on Sunday in Abuja, declared that the era of imposition and impunity was over. “With your mandate, I assure you that all necessary steps will be taken to avoid a ... Read More »

Imo Lawmakers endorse Okorocha ‘s son in-law ” He’s the Best”

The Imo State House of Assembly has endorsed Governor Rochas Okorocha’s son-in-law, Uche Nwosu, as the best governorship candidate  for the 2019 general election. Speaking to newsmen on Saturday, Chairman of the House Committee on Petroleum, Imo State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission and Niger Delta Development Commission, Henry Ezediaro, said Nwosu was the most qualified to take over from ... Read More »

Uche Secondus floors Adeniran, Dokpesi emerges new PDP Chairman

Prince Uche Secondus; the former Deputy National Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has beaten all other candidates to emerge the new National Chairman. Secondus emerged the winner polling 2000 votes, compared to the 230 votes secured by Professor Adeniran and the 66 votes Dokpesi got in the election.  Jimi Agbaje, Ex-Governor Gbenga Daniel, Olusegun Aderemi, Senator Rasheed Ladoja, ... Read More »

Femi Otedola’s daughter, DJ Cuppy,clocks 25

DJ Cuppy the second daughter of billionaire businessman, Femi Otedola is now 25. The amiable lady took to instgram to announce her landmark  birthday and noted that she was having a low key party with close friends. When the clock hit  midnight, she prayed and then grooved with  her friend’s. Read More »

Pan Ocean Oil Boss, Festus Fadeyi not dating Toke Makinwa-Publicist

Caritas PR Limited which is representing Pan Ocean Oil Boss, Dr. Festis Fadeyi has refuted reports that the businessman was involved in any amorous relationship with  On-Air Personality, Toke Makinwa. The agency was reacting to a story titled “Leave Our Father Alone!Pan Ocean Boss, Festus Fadeyi’s children Warn Toke Makinwa ” stating that he did not acquire a Range Rover ... Read More »

Dangote, Fayemi want to kill my business & monopolize Cement-Abdulsamad Rabiu writes Buhari

The Chairmam/CEO BUA Group, Alhaji Abdulsamad Rabiu has written to President Muhammadu Buhari accusing Africa’s Numero uno billionaire, Alhaji Aliko Dangote of unfair business practice and trying to monopolise the multi-billion naira cement industry. He noted the open letter that his appeal to Mr. President was necessary because it seemed Minister of Solid Mineral and Steel Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi ... Read More »

FG orders NNPC to end scarcity by weekend

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday ordered the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and the Petroleum Ministry to ensure the current fuel scarcity in some parts of the country do not last beyond weekend. The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, disclosed this to State House correspondents at the end of FEC meeting in Abuja. Stressing that the ... Read More »