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Supreme Court throws out Sheriff’s application

The supreme court has struck out an application by the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party,  Ali Modu Sheriff, asking the court not to hear the appeal of Ahmed Makarfi.   Sheriff had prayed the court to stop the Supreme Court from hearing the appeal earlier filed by Senator Makarfi on March 16, challenging the February 27 ruling of ... Read More »

Is this Emir Sanusi’s new grand child?

In January this year, Emir Of Kano, HRH Muhammed Sanusi II welcomed the birth of baby.The adorable daughter is the child of Shaheeda, who got married in 2016.   The proud grandfather posed with the baby in a series of pictures then.But a few hours ago, the Emir posted another photo on his instagram page of a new-born baby, sparking ... Read More »

Akwa-Ibom gets Jumbo share of N1.4Trillion Allocation

The federal, states and local governments shared N1.4 trillion in the first quarter of the year, according to the Federation Account Allocation Committee (FAAC) report. Akwa Ibom received the highest share of N34.8billion while Osun state got N1.7billion, the lowest among the states. The breakdown, contained in the monthly FAAC report, was obtained by NAN on Sunday. The report indicates that ... Read More »

APC wins Katsina Bye Election

The independent National Electoral Commission  (INEC) has declared Mansur Ali of the All Progressives Congress (APC) as the winner of the bye-election conducted in Mashi/Dutsi federal constituency. Prof Hudu Ayuba, the Returning Officer to the election, who announced the results  in  Mashi on Sunday, said APC won the election with  27,968 votes. He said Nazif Yusuf of the Peoples Democratic ... Read More »

Real Madrid wins La Liga title

Spanish giants, Real Madrid are the new champions of the Spanish League, Last Liga dethroning bitter rivals Barcelona. Goals from Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema, however, secured the points that the capital side needed to lift the title. Zidane’s men have been playing under intense pressure since losing 3-2 to Barcelona in one of the all-time great Clasicos in April. ... Read More »

South Africa Deports 90 Nigerians

South African government has deported 90 Nigerians for committing immigration-related offences. The spokesman of the Lagos Airport Police Command, DSP Joseph Alabi, disclosed this on Friday. He said the deportees landed at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos, at about 3.30 p.m. He said the people were brought back to Nigeria aboard a South African Airways aircraft with registration number ... Read More »

“So What Pastor T.B. Joshua is My Friend” -Dele Momodu

My dear Prophet, I’m very certain this letter must come to you as a big surprise. But that is the nature of this column. It is in the character of Pendulum to swing in the direction least anticipated. Today, it has chosen to navigate itself towards you, my dear man of God.   For avoidance of doubt, please, permit me ... Read More »

Iwo Monarch blasts Ogundokun,Strips him of another tit

The running battle between Oluwo of Iwoland, Oba Abdul-Rasheed Akanbi and Publisher/politician, Chief Abiola Ogundokun has become messier with the Oba blasting Ogundokun and stripping  him of a proposed title The monarch had earlier stripped Ogundokun of his traditional and social titles, ranging from Basorun Musulumi of Iwoland, a member of Iwo Board of Trustees, Otun Balogun of Iwoland and ... Read More »

South East included in Rail Projects-FG

The Federal Government Thursday said the South-East geo-political zone was not excluded from its  ongoing rail projects. The Federal Government also noted that its major rail projects are; Lagos to Calabar and  Lagos to Kano. The Lagos – Calabar will traverse Lagos-Shagamu-Ore-Benin City-Sapele-Warri-Yenegoa with siding to Otuoke-Port Harcourt-Aba-Uyo-calabar and branch line from Benin City-Abudu-Onitsha including Onitsha rail bridge. The Lagos ... Read More »

Just in:Three-Story Building Collapses in Lagos

A three-storey building under construction has collapsed at Ilasamaja area of Lagos, Southwest Nigeria, with people trapped in the debris. PM News gathered that the building caved in around 2:30pm on Thursday as rescue agencies had moved to site and were working frantically to rescue trapped victims. Director, Lagos State Fire Service, Rasak Fadipe told PM News that the three-storey ... Read More »