FG’s Clear Cut Strategy In Fighting Corruption

Segun Adeyemi, Abuja: The Federal Government is being guided by a well-articulated strategy in its fight against corruption in the country, contrary to the misconception in certain circles that the government is fighting corruption without a strategy, the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said. In a statement issued in Lagos on…

Mosul battle: 900 flee city ahead of fighting

Iraq president, Kurd Fuad Massoum Some 900 people have fled the Iraqi city of Mosul and crossed the border into Syria, the UN refugee agency says. This is the first large group of civilians confirmed to have escaped since the Iraqi government began its offensive to liberate Mosul from the so-called Islamic State (IS) on…

Copy of INVESTIGATION – Soldiers Forced To Buy Their Own Uniforms! Corruption and mismanagement leaves army ranks woefully under-resourced. Fake Uniforms sometimes given to soldiers. Soldiers fighting Boko Haram not given First Aid Kits!

INVESTIGATION Nigeria: Soldiers Forced To Buy Their Own Uniforms Corruption and mismanagement leaves army ranks woefully under-resourced. Nigerian soldiers have to pay for essential items of kit out of their own money, an investigation has revealed. Over the last five years, the Nigerian government has budgeted a total of N3.456 billion for equipping its soldiers….

INVESTIGATION – Soldiers Forced To Buy Their Own Uniforms! Corruption and mismanagement leaves army ranks woefully under-resourced. Fake Uniforms sometimes given to soldiers. Soldiers fighting Boko Haram not given First Aid Kits!

INVESTIGATION Nigeria: Soldiers Forced To Buy Their Own Uniforms Corruption and mismanagement leaves army ranks woefully under-resourced. Nigerian soldiers have to pay for essential items of kit out of their own money, an investigation has revealed. Over the last five years, the Nigerian government has budgeted a total of N3.456 billion for equipping its soldiers….

Man Sets Mother-In-Law on Fire Over Disagreement with Wife

A has burnt his mother-in-law to death. His brother-in-law who was severely burnt is fighting for his live after their aggrieved son-in-law set fire on their building at Isampou in Ekeremor LGA in Bayelsa state. The incident happened on Sunday, August 28. The perpetrator poured fuel on the room of his mother-in-law thinking his wife was sleeping…

News Summary: 2016 Annular Eclipse, Nigerian Army On Future Of The North East, And All You Need to Know Today 2/9/2016

President Buhari Commissions Oshogbo High School President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed Federal Government’s determination to implement far reaching measures towards entrenching the change mantra to improve the lives of the people with a view to delivering a prosperous Nigeria. President Buhari who stated this at the inauguration of Osogbo Government high school in Osun State…

Fire Service Moves To Enforce Generators Ban

Following a directive from the Commanding Officer, Federal Fire Service South, South Command, Mr Njoku Chika to business operators at the federal secretariat, Port Harcourt to desist from using their generating sets within the premises of the secretariat in order to forestall fire outbreak, investigations by The Tide indicate that some operators are yet to…

Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau, is dead – Army Commander

Abubakar Shekau, Boko Haram leader The commander of ‘Operation Lafiya Dole’ Major General Lucky Irabor has reiterated the position of the Nigerian Army that the original leader of Boko Haram, Abubakar Shekau, is dead. The army general who is commanding troops fighting insurgency in the Northeast said the original individual identified as Shekau has been…

The Rule Of Criminals

By Adeola Aderounmu… One is saddened that there is no end in sight for Nigerians being ruled partly by politicians who are absolute criminals. Ordinary Nigerians are facing very hard and extreme economic hardship and they also have to continue to cope with the reality that some of those who they expected to be part…

Shekau Is Dead, Army Insists, Says Recent Boko Haram Video A Facade

Major General Lucky Irabor on Thursday insisted that Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau is dead. He insisted that the individual originally identified as Shekau has indeed been killed. He said this during a tour of Adamawa State as part of the formations under his command. (adsbygoogle=window.adsbygoogle||[]).push({}); “I can confirm to you that the original Shekau was…

Buhari’s Quest for Emergency Economic Powers

Since Reuters broke the news on August 22 2016 that the government would be seeking for emergency powers to enable it fix the economy, Nigerians have been debating the pros and cons of that yet- to- be confirmed Bill. Though officially the government continues to claim it is unaware  that such a Bill is on…

Restructuring: Let’s go our ways in peace –Rufai Hanga

By Omoniyi Salaudeen Senator Rufai Hanga is a prominent Kano politician and founding national chairman of the defunct Congress for Progress Change (CPC). In this interview, he challenged those clamouring for a restructuring of the country to lay their facts on the table, saying it is better for the constituent parts to separate in peace…

Men Gawk As Women Bare Breasts to Promote Equality

Welocme to the “Go Topless Day”, an annual event which sees women bare their breasts to promote equality between the sexes. Go Topless day is celebrated annually on the Sunday closest to Women’s Equality Day and is about fighting for the right for women to bare their breasts in public places.       It…

Turkey and Syrian Kurdish forces ‘reach ceasefire deal’

US officials said Turkish-backed Syrian rebels and Kurdish forces had agreed to a temporary pause in fighting in northern Syria, as Turkey insisted it planned to continue military operations in the region until all threats to its security were removed. “In the last several hours, we have received assurance that all parties involved are going……

Starting To Livestream? This Data From Gaming Can Guide Your Strategy

Gaming is almost always ahead of its time in terms of business model and technology relative to the rest of the media industry.  And in the platform-dominated world, the gaming industry could be a very valuable prognosticator for the rest of the industry.  With Facebook, Twitter, and Google expected to pull in 44% of all…