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Opinion:Uruan The New Deal

By Joe Iniodu The Udom administration has instituted and commenced a comprehensive process to change  the transportation narrative of the people of Uruan Local Government through the construction of roads totaling about 53 kilometers and cutting across major economic hubs within the local government as well as providing access to the largely agrarian settlement which is bounded by Uyo, Itu, ... Read More »

Senate probes Etisalat’s $1.2billion debt saga

The Senate has passed a Motion on the need for intervention in the recent Etisalat Nigeria $1.2 billion debt crisis.   In 2013, Etisalat Nigeria acquired a syndicated loan from 13 banks as a medium-term, seven-year facility to fund the expansion of the network in Nigeria. Since then, the company has only repaid 42% of its loan.   The Senate ... Read More »

Relegation threatened Everton fires Ronald Koeman

Relegation threatened Everton football Club has fired its Dutch  manager, Ronald  Koeman after a string of embarrassing results. Koeman  will be the second manager to lose his job this season after Leicester also dismissed Craig Shakespeare for an unsavory start to the season. Already, David Moyes, Carlo Ancelotti and many other managers have been mooted with talks being at advanced ... Read More »

Ladi Adebutu’s Indigenous Film Maker’s Bill passes second reading

Hon. Oladipupo Adebutu's proposed legislation on  protecting Nigeria's indigenous filmmakers scaled through its Second Reading on the Floor of the House of Representatives on Thursday 19th October 2017. The crux of the planned legislation is to amend the National Film and Video Censors Board Act 2004, by expanding the functions and membership of the Board to include representatives of the ... Read More »

Rotary Club Of Ikoyi Metro donates books,other materials in Accra, Ghana

Rotary Club of Ikoyi Metropolitan, Nigeria and its partner club, Rotary Club of Accra East, Ghana recently put smiles on the faces of many students with the donation of books and other educational materials. According to the President, Rotary Club of Ikoyi Metro, Laurine Ubanozie, the trip to Ghana was part of the Club’s yearly projects in line with its ... Read More »

Nigeria Customs Commends Guinness, pledges stronger ties

Nigeria’s leading total beverage company, Guinness Nigeria Plc has been commended for strong compliance and due diligence in remitting its tax and statutory obligations to the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS). Customs Area Controller (CAC), Lagos Industrial, Nigeria Customs Service, Comptroller Morenike Oladunni, made the commendation during a visit to the company on Monday, October 16, 2017. She said Guinness Nigeria’s ... Read More »

Atiku’s son, ex wife battle over Child’s custody

Aminu, the son of former Vice President  Atiku Abubakar, was detained in the transit cell of Tinubu Magistrates’ Court in Lagos on Wednesday. He was sanctioned for disobeying by Chief Magistrate  Kikelomo Ayeye on October 11 over the custody of six-year-old Amir Abubakar. As against the directive of the court, Aminu Atiku Abubakar had taken away his child from the custody of ... Read More »

Zuma Stature ‘Go to hell”-Okorovha tells critics

Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo state, Wednesday  said that his administration will not apologies to anyone for erecting the statue of Jacob Zuma, the president of South Africa, noting that the statue was to honour and appreciate Zuma, whose visit was strictly to sign a MoU between Jacob Zuma Education Foundation and Rochas Foundation College of Africa. Jacob Zuma’s statue in ... Read More »

Globacom didn’t lose CAF Awards, it pulled out-Insiders reveal

Contrary to insinuations making the rounds, Nigeria’s telecommunications giant, Globacom did not lose the sponsorship deal for the yearly Confederation of African Football (CAF) Awards, The Boss can authoritatively reveal. We gathered from multiple sources who are insiders that Globacom actually pulled out from continuing the lead sponsorship arrangement and it had made this known to  CAF and its officials ... Read More »

“I am Most Qualified To Correct PDP’s Past Mistakes”-Gbenga Daniel

Former governor of Ogun State and a National Chairmanship aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Otunba Gbenga Daniel has expressed his willingness to correct the past mistakes of the party. Addressing hundreds of party faithfuls, his supporters and members of the press during his official declaration to contest for the position in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja on Wednesday, ... Read More »