EFCC Vows To Wipe Out Corruption From Nigeria In 12 Months

EFCC Vows To Wipe Out Corruption From Nigeria In 12 Months

The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, has vowed to end corruption in Nigeria in the next 12 months. Magu made this promise during the official opening of the Ibadan Zonal office and stakeholders’ engagement session, held in Iyagaku, Ibadan on Thursday. According to the anti-graft agency boss, despite the challenges being faced by the EFCC, the anti-corruption war had been very successful. Magu told newsmen shortly after the event that, “The fight has just started and we will do it to the last….

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Federal Government Declares Monday May 29, as Public Holiday

Federal Government Declares Monday May 29, as Public Holiday

The Federal Government has declared Monday, May 29 as Public Holiday to celebrate the 2017 Democracy Day. A statement from the office of the Minister of Interior, Abdulrahman Dambazau, congratulated Nigerians for witnessing yet another Democracy Day and assuring “Nigerians of the government’s continued efforts towards guaranteeing security, revitalizing the economy and tackling corruption, which are the three main focused areas of this administration. While a lot has been achieved in the area of security, particularly in the northeast, and in tackling corruption, recent statistics released by the National Bureau of…

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New Music: Harrysong Set To Launch Alterplate Music Company

New Music: Harrysong Set To Launch Alterplate Music Company

Nigerian singer, songwriter and instrumentalist, Harrison Tare Okiri popularly known as Harrysong has concluded plans to officially launch his own record label “Alterplate Music” this Friday. Sharing the news on his Official Instagram page, the singer wrote: Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, Alter Soldiers,#Alterplatelovers, come party with Harrysong/Mr Songz and the Alterplate family this Friday!!! It’s the official launch of Alterplate Music Company. Harrysong will be performing live with other top Nigerian musicians…It’s gonna be fun, fun, fun all night and you don’t wanna miss out. Congrats to him.

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Ibrahim Magu Pledges Never To Give Up The Fight Against Corruption

Ibrahim Magu Pledges Never To Give Up The Fight Against Corruption

Ibrahim Magu, the Acting Chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFFC), on Tuesday vowed to fight corruption with the last drop of his blood. Magu reaffirmed the determination of the commission to trace and recover all ill-gotten wealth and bring the perpetrators to book while addressing a massive anti-corruption rally in Abuja, He said: I stand before you today and make a solemn pledge never to give up the fight. Those who dread to be punished for their corrupt deeds should take notice that the EFCC is watching. It…

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Sir Roger Moore, James Bond Actor, Dies Aged 89

Sir Roger Moore, James Bond Actor, Dies Aged 89

Actor Sir Roger Moore, best known for playing James Bond, has died aged 89, his family has announced. He played the famous spy in seven Bond films including Live and Let Die and A View to a Kill. Sir Roger’s family confirmed the news on Twitter, saying he had died after “a short but brave battle with cancer”. The statement, from his children, read: “Thank you Pops for being you, and being so very special to so many people.” “With the heaviest of hearts, we must share the awful news…

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Benue State Governor, Ortom, Signs Bill Prohibiting Open Grazing Into Law

Benue State Governor, Ortom, Signs Bill Prohibiting Open Grazing Into Law

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, Monday, signed an Open Grazing Prohibition Bill 2017 into law, at a stakeholders meeting at the government house in Makurdi. The bill prescribes a 5 year jail term for herdsmen or pastoralist caught engaging in open grazing of animals in the state. “The law brings an end to the incessant clash between livestock/herds rearers and crop farmers in the state, who in attempts to protect their respective interest, clash, kill maim and destroy persons and properties,” Governor Ortom said. Under the law, it would be illegal for…

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Breaking: Explosion Rocks Venue Of Singer Ariana Grande’s UK Concert

Breaking: Explosion Rocks Venue Of Singer Ariana Grande’s UK Concert

At least 22 people, including some children, were killed and 59 wounded when a suicide bomber struck as thousands of fans streamed out of a concert by U.S. singer Ariana Grande in the English city of Manchester on Monday. Prime Minister Theresa May said the incident was being treated as a terrorist attack, making it the deadliest militant assault in Britain since four British Muslims killed 52 people in suicide bombings on London’s transport system in July 2005. Police said the attacker detonated the explosives shortly after 10:33 pm (2133…

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Wizkid Grabs Three Awards At The Billboard Music Awards 2017

Wizkid Grabs Three Awards At The Billboard Music Awards 2017

Nigerian popstar, Wizkid, has won 3 awards at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards which held at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, United States on Sunday, 21 May 2017. Wizkid’s hit collaboration with Drake and Kyla on One Dance last year earned him all the awards. Wizkid is the only Nigerian artiste to win this year. The singer nominated for 7 awards, came out tops in the Top Streaming Song, Top R&B Song and Top R&B Collaboration, categories. Rapper Ludacris and singer Vanessa Hudgens co-hosted of this year’s Billboard Music…

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Madonna Tops List Of America’s Wealthiest Female Musicians In 2017

Madonna Tops List Of America’s Wealthiest Female Musicians In 2017

American singer, Madonna tops the list of America’s richest female musicians in 2017 that’s just been released by Forbes. Madonna reigns with a whooping $580 million. Forbes reports that her Rebel Heart tour, which ended in March 2016, grossed $170million. She’s closely followed by Celine Dion who comes in second position with $400 million while Barbra Streisand clinches the third position with $390 million. Beyonce comes in 4th position with $350 million as her last year’s Lemonade album and the Formation World Tour reportedly grossed a quarter of a billion dollars….

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Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte Bans Smoking In Public

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte Bans Smoking In Public

Following his war against drug dealings in the country, Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has signed an executive order imposing a nationwide smoking ban in public places. The executive order which was signed by the President on Tuesday was announced by the Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea on Thursday. ‘There shall be no opening that will allow air to escape from the designated smoking areas to the smoke-free area of the building or conveyance, except for a single door equipped with an automatic door closer.’ ‘The designated smoking area shall not be…

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American R&B Singer, Brian McKnight Is Engaged!

American R&B Singer, Brian McKnight Is Engaged!

Brian McKnight, 47, is an American R&B singer-songwriter, producer and multi-instrumentalist whose work has earned him 16 Grammy Awards nominations. McKnight was married in 1990 to his college sweetheart, Julie, but they got divorced in 2003. Brian and Julie have 2 children: Brian Jr and Niko McKnight, and he also has a son, Clyde from another relationship. McKnight announced his engagement to his girlfriend of many years, Leilani Malia, on his Instagram page few hours ago. Congrats to him.

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