Bola Tinubu Says Nigerians Should Pray For President Buhari

Bola Tinubu Says Nigerians Should Pray For President Buhari

All Progressives Congress (APC) national stalwart Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu yesterday urged the citizenry to keep praying for President Muhammadu Buhari’s recovery to full health. Speaking in Kano during a condolence visit to Kano State Governor Abdullahi Ganduje over the death of Dan Masani Kano, Alhaji Maitama Sule, Tinubu said “there is nothing anybody can do in the face of health challenge”. He said: “The President did not lie to us. He told us he was ill; and he needs to take care of himself. I don’t see any crisis…

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Boxing Champion, Anthony Joshua To Visit Nigeria In August

Boxing Champion, Anthony Joshua To Visit Nigeria In August

The United Kingdom, UK, based Nigerian boxer will be visiting Nigeria on a three-day tour during which he would pay a courtesy call on the Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo in Abuja and the governors of Lagos and Ogun states respectively. A statement issued by the organiser of the tour and Director of Peel Aston Global, Khomeini Bukhari, on Wednesday disclosed that Joshua is also expected to visit some royal fathers, including the Ooni of Ife, the Awujale of Ijebuland and the Oba of Lagos, Rilwan Okinolu. Bukhari said Joshua would…

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FAAN Bans Luggage Screening At MMIA Departure Hall

FAAN Bans Luggage Screening At MMIA Departure Hall

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, FAAN, has announced the ban of luggage screening by Customs officials and other Airport officials at the departure hall of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos. In a statement released by FAAN’s acting general manager, Henrietta Yakubu, the Managing Director of FAAN, Saleh Dunoma, said this was in line with the Executive Order recently issued by the Acting President Yemi Osinbajo when he paid an unscheduled visit to the airport in April. The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has announced its pledge to…

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University Of Ibadan Shut Over Students Protest

University Of Ibadan Shut Over Students Protest

Authorities at the University of Ibadan yesterday closed down the institution following students protest. The Vice Chancellor, Professor Idowu Olayinka, stated that the closure followed protest by students and forestall breakdown of peace on campus. All undergraduates were ordered to vacate the campus latest by 6p.m. The institution had earlier fixed first semester examination for June but the examination will now commence on July 17. The Vice Chancellor however said postgraduate students can continue with their lectures. Students had yesterday block major highway on Mokola-UI-Ojoo causing gridlock. This was sequel…

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Nigerian Footballer Victor Moses Weds Long Time Girlfriend In London

Nigerian Footballer Victor Moses Weds Long Time Girlfriend In London

Nigerian forward and Chelsea star Victor Moses on Sunday married his long time girlfriend and mother of his two kids. The wedding held in London. The marriage came a week after winning the Premier League and just a day after receiving a red card in Chelsea’s FA Cup final 2-1 loss to Arsenal. The pair exchanged marital vows in front of few family members, friends and colleagues. Moses has a five-year-old son, Brentley and a two-year-old daughter, Nyah. Moses has managed to keep this family very private and not much…

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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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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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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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Acting Nigerian President Yemi Osinbajo Confirms Another Chibok Girl Has Been Released

Acting Nigerian President Yemi Osinbajo Confirms Another Chibok Girl Has Been Released

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday confirmed that another Chibok school girl had been found, barely 12 days after the release of the 82 abducted girls by their captors. The development came about 2 weeks after Boko Haram release 82 Chibok girls.​ Femi Adesina, Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, ​told​ State House correspondents in Abuja, ​that the recovery of the girl was announced by the acting president during the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting​.​ According to h​im​, the girl has been brought to Abuja to join…

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‘I May Leave PDP If Sherrif Wins At Supreme Court’ Says Governor Ayo Fayose

‘I May Leave PDP If Sherrif Wins At Supreme Court’ Says Governor Ayo Fayose

Ekiti state governor, Ayo Fayose, has threatened to leave PDP if the Supreme court rules in favor of factional leader of the party, Ali Modu Sheriff, on May 25th. According to reports, Fayose disclosed this to newsmen Tuesday, May 16th when he reacted to media reports that he had removed the name and logo of PDP from his campaign office and mini signposts mounted on Ado and Ikere-Ekiti roads. Fayose said that he remains a bona fide member of the PDP until the outcome of the court ruling. PDP has been in…

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Acting President Osinbajo Under Pressure To Sack CCB Boss And Board Members

Acting President Osinbajo Under Pressure To Sack CCB Boss And Board Members

A group of lawyers, under the aegis of Kingdom Human Rights Foundation International, has petitioned the Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, asking him to sack Chairman of Code of Conduct Bureau, CCB, Mr. Sam Saba, and nine board members of the bureau. The group, in its petition, dated May 8, 2017, drew Osinbajo’s attention to the judgment of the Federal High Court in Abuja, which declared the continued stay in office of the CCB boss and the board members illegal. The court had in a judgment delivered by Justice Murtala…

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