Monday, 22 August 2016
We regret giving our votes, we regret it- Chibok community members say as they staged protest in Abuja
Tsambido, who spoke during the Bring Back Our Girls march to Aso Rock this morning, said no government official has reached out to them since the new video showing their abducted daughters was released by Boko Haram members on Sunday August 14th.
"My biggest failure was exposing my private life too much. There will always be speculations but by addressing it, you are adding my fuel to the fire. I now choose not to address anything"she said
In the interview, Tiwa said the greatest love of her life is her son, Jamal. She also said for her, the most attractive quality in a man is sensitivity.
Some earlier reports had revealed that the NFF wanted to take some share of the gift from the surgeon, but the NFF over the weekend dismissed such reports in a series of tweets saying they only wanted to ensure due process.
The state government will next year begin a sensitization campaign against use of High energy consuming bulbs before placing a ban on it.
Sunday, 21 August 2016
It is based on that established thin line between the right to know and the need to know and indeed in diplomatic relations, if ordinary people are allowed to know everything, there will be utter chaos on the streets around the world.
Photos: Patience Jonathan, Rotimi Amaechi, Gov Okezie Ikpeazu, Godswill Akpabio, others at the funeral of Ojo Madueke
Saturday, 13 August 2016
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency in Kwara on Friday said it arrested Mohammed Adamu for possessing N9.8 million fake currency notes.
The NDLEA Commander in the state, Mr Apeh Reuben, who presented the suspect to newsmen in Ilorin said the fake currency were mainly N1,000 notes,concealed the fake notes in a carton of noodles wrapped with cello tape.
He said that the suspect was arrested while on transit to Kano on Aug. 9, 2016.
The commander said that Adamu conspired with a yet-to-be-identified individual in Ilorin to carry out the act.
"It is only a matter of time until Nigeria develops into one of the greatest economies in the world".
Mr. Dauda Lawal graduated from Ahmadu Bello University in 1987 with B.Sc in Political Science, obtained M.Sc, Political Science/International Relations from the same University in 1992 and holds a PhD in Business Administration from Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto
A man of goals, commitment and action; when he sets his eyes on a target, inspiration follows, sophisticated strategy, passionate effort and hard work, he gets the work done!
The police in Abuja have arrested three suspected fraudsters, who held a businessman hostage at Durumi, Area One, seized his property documents and forced him to sign a Diamond bank cheque for N8,050,000.
The gang also cashed three additional cheques totalling N450,000 from the bank account of their victim before their operation was foiled by the police, who responded to a distress call from residents.
The suspects, Okechukwu Emeka (39), Ugorji Maranatha (37) and Momoh Jimoh were arrested soon after.
The businessman, identified as Mr. Efulu, had advertised online that a duplex at Prince and Princess Estate, Gaduwa, Abuja, was for sale with a N160m price tag.
I remember back in the days, when I was in the baby making business. I always admired, loved, pampered and overprotected my wife, more. That's how come I was witness to the birth of our last two girls, (now grown ass women).
Yea, I loved her more each time I gave her a Big Bang belly. She glowed more, in my eyes she was sexier,(still is). Don't know about you, but there is something sexy about pregnant women that always suggests that they should be treated and handled with tender, loving, care. They are not only special but sexy as well.
Thursday, 11 August 2016
The infant is currently in an incubator under the care of nurses at Ibnu Sina General Hospital.
The girl weighed in at 4.2 kg and was diagnosed with Parapagus, a rare form of partial twinning where there are two heads and two necks side by side on one torso.
Patoranking, Oc Ikeje, AY, Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo, Aliko Dangote & Yakubu Dogara nominated for Peace Achievers Awards 2016
Each year, the Peace Ambassador Agency recognizes individuals and organizations in Africa who have demonstrated strong commitment to serving their community while maintaining a global mindset. Founded in 2012, the Peace Achievers Awards encourage leaders and organizations in Africa to continue to be forces for positive change, to inspire thoughtful dialogue about the issues facing our community and our world, and to bring together the best and the brightest in Africa to work together towards a more peaceful future.
The British High Commission, on its website, said the new service was to particularly meet the needs of those who required urgent service to travel.
The High Commission quoted the British High Commissioner, Paul Arkwright, as welcoming the introduction of the Super Priority Visa service in Nigeria.
"I am a Nigerian first before becoming a senator and therefore, if it worries Nigerians, I should equally be worried. But, the thing is that I don’t have the authority to speak on behalf of my party. It is equally true that I don’t have the authority to speak on behalf of the Senate. But, as a citizen and as a senator of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, from the perspective I have seen things, it is obvious that the APC led federal government underestimated the damage that was done to the country when they offered themselves to provide the change Nigerians required.
Donald Trump accuses President Obama of being the 'founder of ISIS and Hillary Clinton, the co-founder'
"In many respects, you know, they honour President Obama," Trump said during a raucous campaign rally outside Fort Lauderdale, Florida. "He is the founder of ISIS."
Monday, 8 August 2016
At the end of its National Excutive meeting yesterday August 7th, the president of the National Parents and Teachers Association of the Federal Government Colleges, Gabriel Nnaji, said it is untimely and insensitive of FG to increase fees in this period of economic hardship.
Rio Olympics: World No.1 Novak Djokovic cries after he's eliminated by Argentina's Juan Martin in 1st round
Novak representing Serbia was shocked by Argentina's Del Potro, who had spent 40 minutes stuck in an elevator in the athletes' village earlier on Sunday.
Na’Abba, while fielding questions from newsmen in Kano said Obasanjo was one of the most corrupt Nigerians. He said the former president should explain to Nigerians how he became one of the richest Nigerians after leaving office, when he had virtually nothing before he assumed office.
“You didn’t hear anything. Stop being hypocritical, my friend.”
“But the incumbent Minister of Sports is on record as having said something like that”
“I know. That dumb Minister who wears the red cap that looks like something taken and approved from a shrine?”