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Jonathan’s son in-law shot in Calabar

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Fayose’s mother, wife & son are Ekiti Contractors-Ex Commissioner

A sacked former commissioner has burst the bubble of Ekiti State Governor, Chief Ayodele Fayose, nothing that he was not a true democrat and ran Ekiti like his personal empire. He alleged that the Governor’s mother, wife and son are contractors to the Ekiti State Government. In his words: “Can you imagine that all the street lights across the state ... Read More »

Chelsea, Man U table £57m for Lukaku

Chelsea has reportedly lodged a matching £75 million bid for Manchester United target Romelu Lukaku, the Everton forward pictured training with Paul Pogba in Los Angeles this week. Even if Lukaku and super agent Mino Raiola are unswayed by the gesture, it seems Chelsea is prepared to play a spiteful game to make Jose Mourinho’s marquee summer move as difficult as possible. ... Read More »

Rwanda’s opposition candidate disqulaified

Rwanda’s Electoral Commission on Friday disqualified opposition candidate Diane Shima Rwigara, the only politician thought to stand a chance against incumbent President Paul Kagame in the Aug. 4 presidential elections. Rwigara, who is a strong critic of the government and previously accused the electoral commission of lacking independence, did not fulfil all registration requirements,’’ Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) chair Kalisa ... Read More »

EFCC re-arraigns Sule Lamido & Sons

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Friday re-arraigned former Jigawa Gov. Sule Lamido, his two sons, and five others before Justice B.O. Quadri of the Federal High Court, Abuja. Lamido, his sons, Aminu and Mustapha, were re-arraigned alongside Aminu Abubakar, Batholomew Agoha and three companies on an amended 43-count charge bordering on money laundering and illegal diversion of ... Read More »

“I am against Biafra Agitation”-Son of Ojukwu’s Deputy

Phillip Effiong Jnr whose father, Major-General Phillip Effiong was the Second in-Command to Biafra Founder and Leader, General Odimegwu Ojukwu has revealed that he is against the current pro-Biafra agitation. In an interview with BBC Focus on Africa, Effiong stated that as someone who lived through the war, dialogue was far better than embarking on war. In his words “I ... Read More »

Nigeria thrases Ghana & Sierra Leone at 1st Jollof Contest in US

Ms. Atinuke Ogunsalu of Queensway Restaurant & Catering in Maryland, US, became the winner of the first ever Jollof Hackathon presented by I/O Spaces during Jollof Festival In Washington DC. The event was organized by Afropolitan Insights. Ms. Ogunsalu put skeptics to shame with her win and proved to all that Nigerians can indeed cook Jollof when she secured her country the win at the ... Read More »

Azuh Arinze is new President, Rotary Club of Ikeja South

   Rotary Club of Ikeja-South now has a new president. He is Azuh Arinze, Publisher/Editor-in-Chief, YES INTERNATIONAL! Magazine. The well-known journalist and author presided over his first meeting on Thursday, July 6, 2017, at their meeting venue, Adna Hotel, 28, Ladipo Bateye Street, Ikeja-GRA, Lagos – preparatory to his investiture ceremony in October, 2017. Attended by members, guests and a ... Read More »

Just in: Troubled Etisalat Board Sacked

It has become obvious that Things have really fallen apart for Telecommunications Company, Etisalat Nigeria and the centrecan no longer hold. Just one week after the Chairman, Hakeem Belo-Osagie resigned, insiders have revealed that the entire board has now been sacked over the loan palaver that has plagued the organisation According to reliable sources, The new Chairman of the Board ... Read More »

“We are Middlebelters not Northerners”-Jerry Gana

The National President, Middle Belt Forum and former Minister of Information, Prof. Jerry Gana has warned the north fanning the embers of hate and disintegration of the country to know that the Middle Belt will never go with them should Nigeria break up. Prof. Gana also said that it is wrong for a northern group backed by some northern leaders ... Read More »