Modu-Sheriff visits Obasanjo, seeks support

Obasanjo and Modu-Sheriff after the meeting Factional chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, on Saturday visited the hilltop residence of former President Olusegun Obasanjo in Abeokuta, Ogun State to seek his support in the leadership crisis rocking the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Though both Obasanjo and Sheriff did not disclose…

Exxon Mobil Commences Construction Of Trauma Centre At UUTH

Borne out of the desire to provide quality and affordable emergency services to accident victims in a timely and cost effective manner, Mobil Producing Nigeria Unlimited is to commence the construction of a world class Trauma centre at the University of Uyo Teaching Hospital in Akwa Ibom. This was made known in Uyo when the…

 Celebrating the Midas Touch of Dr. Patrick Ifeanyi Ubah at 45 !!!

Dr Patrick Ifeanyi Ubah, the chief executive officer and the chairman of the world-famed Capital Oil and Gas In­dustries Limited, the chairman and founder of the pre­mier league Ifeanyi Ubah Football Club, and the chair­man and publisher of The Authority newspapers, among many other businesses, turns 45 years today. It would really be a surprise to…

Chibok girls: Troops block Boko Haram’s supply routes

The Nigerian Army and the Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF) are tightening the noose round the  neck of Boko Haram  in the Lake Chad area, according to indications yesterday. The troops  have blocked all supply routes to the insurgents in the build-up to the next stage   of liberating the over 200 Chibok girls abducted two…

Gunmen kill Okiitipupa PDP Chairman

The Chairman, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Okitipupa local government area of Ondo State, Mr Niyi Pirisola was Friday assasinated by suspected hired killers. Pirisola who was also the former Chairman, Caretaker Commitee  in the Local Government was reportedly killed in his house in Ilutitun via Okitipupa in the early hours of the day by…

Buhari won’t go to war with Niger Delta people -Minister 

Is President Muhammadu Buhari contemplating a war in the Niger Delta? No, says Niger Delta Affairs Minister Usani Uguru Usani. Usani, a pastor, whose responsibility is to bring about a turnaround in the fortune of the oil-rich region, told The Nation that contrary to belief in some quarters, the Buhari administration has immense humane disposition towards the Niger/Delta…

10 Signs You Have Connected With A Soulmate

There are many misconceptions out there about what a soulmate really is. Of course, there is no right or wrong. Soulmates are just that, they are mates of your soul. They share a similar energy to you and perhaps come into this world with a similar purpose. Essentially, encountering a soulmate can help to awaken…

Facebook Loses $200m Satellite In SpaceX Explosion

A SpaceX rocket exploded at its launch pad in Cape Canaveral yesterday morning, destroying a satellite that was meant to be used for Facebook’s FB new program to deliver internet services to the developing world. The satellite, called AMOS-6, was the result of a partnership between Facebook and French satellite firm Eutelsat Communications; AMOS-6 was…

Actress launches performance training academy

Faithia Balogun Power House of Performing Arts is ‘ a place where several talents can be discovered and nurtured.’ Africa Magic Viewers Choice Award winner, Faithia Balogun, has announced a performance academy. The actress took to Instagram to announce Faithia Balogun Power House of Performing Arts,’ a place where several talents can be discovered and…

Mgbuosimini Community President Harps On Peace

The President of Mgbosimini Community Council (MCC), Hon. Johnson Chike, has vowed that he would take all necessary measures to restore peace in the community. Chike, who made the vow after his swearing-in ceremony in Port Harcourt as the elected president of the council, stressed the need for peace and commended the natives for the…

I’m passionate about Yoruba literature –Irantiola

Olutayo Irantiola, a young and creative PR man has found another passion in culture advocacy through his initiative, YorubaLakotun. He spoke with NGOZI EMEDOLIBE on plans to take the initiative further as it marks its first anniversary. Could you describe in details what motivated the idea, Yoruba Lakotun? Yoruba Lakotun is a response to societal…