“Fashola Is ‘Unserious’”- Reno Omokri Blasts Buhari’s Government in New Post

The former special assistant to Ex-president, Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, Reno Omokri took to his social media to slam the President Muhammad Buhari’s administration for promising change which it has not effected. President Buhari’s campaign which was largely driven by the “CHANGE” mantra, made numerous promises to the people if voted into power. Pastor Reno, in his……

Anambra polls: INEC supplies magnifying glasses for albinos

To ensure inclusiveness in the forthcoming Anambra polls, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has made provisions for people living with albinism by providing magnifying glasses at polling units to enable them recognise political parties’ logos during the elections. The Chairman of the commission, Prof Mahmood Yakubu made this known while receiving EU Observer Mission……

Africa’s rapid urbanisation can drive industrialisation – UN report

A UN report on Thursday made concrete recommendations on how the right African policy framework could harness the continent’s rapid urban transition to drive industrial development. ‘The 2017 Economic Report on Africa’ was launched by the UN Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) Sub-Regional Office for Eastern Africa in Kigali. Ms Giovanie Biha, the Deputy Executive……

Jonathan Mocks Fashola Over Power Sector Woes

The immediate past president, Goodluck Jonathan, took a veiled dig at minister for power, Raji Fashola over the latter’s struggles with the power sector. Jonathan spoke in Abuja while receiving PDP chairmanship aspirant, Professor Tunde Adeniran. He also added that APC has been telling lies on a professional level. Jonathan said; “The PDP administration for 16……

Nigeria At Present Is on the Brink of Destruction- Christian Leaders

With tensions running high in different areas of the country by various interest groups, Christian lawmakers paint a grim picture saying that the nation is on the brink of collapse. The Christian Legislators’  Fellowship stated that Nigeria needs divine intervention from the Almighty God to save it. To this end, a special day, Thursday, October 26, 2017, has……

Macedonian nationals arrested in Greece over wiretap scandal – Police source

Two Macedonian nationals wanted by Interpol have been arrested in Greece over their alleged involvement in a wiretap scandal that brought down Macedonia’s government, a police official said on Thursday. Two years of political turmoil were triggered in 2015, after opposition parties accused then Prime Minister Nikola Gruevski and his counter-intelligence chief of orchestrating the……

Ogbe seeks collaboration between Agric Universities and Ministry of Agriculture

The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development on Thursday called for increased collaborations between Universities of Agriculture(UAs) and relevant agencies of the government as part of efforts to boost agriculture in Nigeria. Ogbe made the call in Abeokuta while delivering a lecture organised as part of activities for the 23rd, 24th and 25th combined Convocation……

FG inaugurates 19-man committee to review national transport policy

The Ministry of Transportation has inaugurated a 19-man Committee to finalise the review of the National Transport Policy draft for the country’s Transportation Sector. A statement by the Mrs Yetunde Sonaike, Director of Press, made this known in Abuja on Thursday. The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, who inaugurated the committee, charged the members to……

Elderly Woman Regains Sight At Army Medical Outreach

An aged woman, Mrs Margaret Okere, on Thursday regained her sight after undergoing examination at the ongoing Nigerian Army medical outreach at Umuokwa Community, Igboh-Etche, Etche Local Government Area of Rivers. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the Nigerian Army is conducting educational and medical outreach programme in host communities where the ‘Exercise……

Hamas rejects U.S. envoy’s demand to recognise Israel

Islamic Hamas movement rejected Thursday the demands of the U.S. Middle East Envoy Jason Greenblatt to accept the requirements of the International Quartet for Peace in the region. “Hamas movement expresses its rejection to the American blackmail and bias demands that serves the Israeli interests, and has been earlier explained by Greenblatt,” Hamas said in……