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BREAKING: Danjuma Dumps Buhari’s PINE Job

Retired General TY Danjuma, one of Nigeria’s richest men has reportedly resigned his appointment as Chairman, Presidential Initiative for North East. Danjuma has a few weeks ago criticized the government’s handling of the Fulani Herdsmen. Read More »

Buhari Bows To Cabal: Declares for 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari has formally declared his intention to seek re-election into office of the president. He would therefore be contesting the presidential election on the platform of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the 2019 election. He made the declaration on Monday at the meeting of the National Executive Committee of the APC holding in Abuja. Governor Nasir El-Rufai confirmed this ... Read More »

First Nation, Kayode Odukoya not owing Skyebank-Staffer

THE management of Firstnation Airways has categorically denied all the charges of fraud and stealing preferred against the airline and its Chief Executive Officer, Mr Kayode Odukoya by the  Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). According to the airline management: The charges, based on the petition by Skyebank Plc are bogus and without basis and targeted to impugn our integrity ... Read More »

University of Ibadan Increases Fees

The University of Ibadan (UI) has increased the tuition and accommodation fees for undergraduates. In a communique released on the school’s website, the university announced the new fee schedule for the 2018/19 academic session. It was gathered that the increment did not affect all departments. “Not all departments were affected. I think five departments were affected in faculty of arts. ... Read More »

Suspended Kogi Police Commissioner Returns!

Ali Janga  the suspended Commissioner of Police in Kogi State has been re-instated. Confirming the development, he state police command spokesman, ASP William Aya said it was an order from the Inspector-General of Police. Aya told the News Agency of Nigeria in Lokoja on Thursday that Janga returned to office on April 3, 2018. He said Janga was reinstated after ... Read More »

APC Governors Back Buhari, Dump Oyegun

State governors elected on the platform of the ruling All Progressives Congress have finally bowed to pressure on the issue of tenure extension for party officials at all levels. They have now resolved to back President Muhammadu Buhari’s position that such elongation of tenure is illegal, thereby dumping party Chairman, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun and members of hisExecutive Committee. Some state ... Read More »

Opinion: Hate Speech Redefined by Tola Adeniyi

By Tola Adeniyi I wouldn’t know where the bogus concept of hate speech came from or who brought up the idea to the floor of the National Assembly but I know for certain what purpose it was meant to serve. Having messed up the sensibilities and sensitivities of the Nigerian citizenry by incessant and unrelenting  butchering of Nigerians  in a ... Read More »

Grandstanding: Ebonyi Governor Fires SSG

Gov. David Umahi of Ebonyi State on Tuesday sacked the Secretary to the State Government, Prof. Bernard Odoh. He had earlier rejected the resignation of the SSG on the grounds that the letter was submitted during the public holidays. The governor made this known at a rally in Government House, Abakaliki, by Ezza Ezekuna, a political pressure group. He announced ... Read More »

South East Unemployment A Ticking Time Bomb-Leo Stan-Eke

Top-rate Entrepreneur,Leo Stan Eke has revealed that the Federal Government has todo something urgently to reduce the unemployment situation in the country which he has called a ticking time bomb. He made this call at a two-day convention organized by the Owerri People’s Assembly, an apex socio-cultural organization held in Owerri, the Imo State capital. In attendance were a host ... Read More »

Exclusive: Atiku’s Step Son set date for Dubai Wedding

Anthony Chuka Douglas, the son of Barr (Dr)Mrs Jennifer Jemila Atiku, the Igbo wife of former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar is set to paint Dubai, UAE red next week. Insiders have revealed to The Light news that Anthony is holding a spectacular wedding ceremony in the tourism capital and will be officially wedding Whitney Erin Woods when the party is ... Read More »