Nigerian in India escapes mob action over chicken meat (Video)

A Nigerian lady living in India narrowly escaped being lynched on Tuesday after she was accused of cannibalism. The unidentified Nigerian woman was reportedly accused by an Indian lady of feeding on human flesh after she was seen with meat from a chicken. The Indian lady was said to have raised the alarm, informing everyone…

Nigerian Govt. Reacts To Killing Of Nigerian Citizen In South Africa

The Nigerian government has reacted to the killing of a Nigerian identified as Rasak Alao in South Africa. Recall that the Nigerian man, an auto mechanic, was on Thursday killed in South Africa after he was attacked alongside other Nigerians in Polokwane, Limpopo Province in South Africa. Reports indicated that the men were attacked following……

21-year-old Nigerian, Mo Adeniran Wins The Voice UK 2017

A 21-year-old Nigerian has emerged the winner of The Voice UK after delivering great performance right from the beginning of the competition. The Nigerian, Mo Adeniran born in the United Kingdom was crowned the winner of the 2017 edition of the competition last night. Mo Adeniran who was in shock as the result of the……

News Summary 30-03-2017: Nigeria Applauded for Degrading Boko Haram

Nigeria Applauded for Degrading Boko Haram Nigeria has been commended for degrading Boko Haram through the multi-national joint task force of the Lake Chad Basin. United States Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson gave the commendation at the just concluded summit on global coalition working to defeat ISIS, held in Washington DC. Nigerian Students Attacked In…

Cleric Advises Religious Leaders To Preach Peace, Not Violence

Cleric Advised Religious Leaders To Preach Peace NAN, Abuja; Pastor Sanya Olufemi of Glory of Christ Assembly Fate, Ilorin, has advised religious leaders to preach peace and not violence to their members. Olufemi gave the advice on Tuesday in Ilorin when speaking with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). According to him, religious organisations have…

Photo Of Nigerian Man Set To Marry Two Brides At Once Surfaces

A Nigerian man set to marry two women on the same day has gone viral. The Nigerian man was spotted in a wedding banner along with his brides in what could have been described as a daring move. The wedding according to report will hold in Isoko South of Delta State. Ahead of the wedding……

Cameroon forcefully deported 2,600 Nigerians in 10 weeks – UN

United Nations Refugee Agency on Tuesday said over 2,600 refugees have been forcefully returned back to Nigeria in 2017. The UNHCR said these forceful returns have continued unabated after the governments of Nigeria and Cameroon signed a tripartite agreement with UNHCR. A statement from the UNHCR spokesperson, Babar Baloch, said Cameroonian troops returned refugees against…

PHOTOS: Nigerian Man Becomes First Black Bishop Of Woolwich, UK

A Nigerian man has become the first blackperson to be ordained as the Bishop of a church in England. The Nigerian-born Bihop, Woyin Karowei Dorgu was ordained as the 13th Church of England Bishop in the diocese of Woolwich in South-East London. Dorgu’s ordination makes him the first black bishop in the church in 20……

Nigerian man arrested for masturbating before women in US public place [PHOTO]

A 22-year-old US-based Nigerian, Kawan Okoye Gaidowsky, has been arrested by US police for exposing himself to no fewer than three women while masturbating in a public place. According to the Redding Police Department, Gaidowsky carried out the act in a parking lot at 55 Lake Boulevard in Redding, California. The police said Gaidowsky admitted…

N-Power Update: 149,669 Nigerian Graduates of The 200,000 Engaged and More

At the last count, 149, 669 Nigerian graduates of the 200,000 engaged by the Federal Government under the N-Power Volunteer Corps are now collecting their monthly stipends of N30,000 monthly having been physically verified and deployed across the 36 states and FCT. The Federal Government has also approved an additional N4500/month to all the 200,000…

NSE RoundUp! Nigerian, African equities in modest rally amidst global pause

African equities largely played the contrarian stocks in a global stock market that traded mostly in negative last week as investors in Nigeria, Kenya and Ghana spurred on bargain-hunting for value stocks ahead of the corporate earnings season, which is expected to gather momentum in the next few weeks. The benchmark index for the Nigerian…

How I was detained, raped by Libyan officials – Nigerian returnees, Akeamo

A Nigerian returnee from Libya, Bridget Akeamo, on Wednesday narrated her ordeal in the hands of Libyan authorities after she was arrested. Speaking in Lagos, Akeamo disclosed that she was arrested, detained and raped by Libyan immigration while attempting to cross over to Italy. Akeamo said the failure to secure a job after her education…

Lagos Marathon: Team Nigerian Army Smiles Home

SK Usman, Abuja: The Nigerian Army contingent at the just concluded Access Bank Lagos City Marathon 2017, has beat its last year’s performance with improved records. In view of their wonderful feat at the event that fielded world class marathoners, and to encourage them, the Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Yusufu Buratai, has…

Nigerian, Algerian arrested for planning to bomb Germany

An Algerian and a Nigerian suspected to be planning to carry out a terrorist attack have been arrested in the German city of Goettingen, officials said on Thursday. The men, aged 27 and 23 respectively, were taken into custody in a 450-strong police operation that took place during the night. The Goettingen police and the…

Nigerian Drug Lord Arrested

A Nigerian drug lord has been arrested by men of the South African Narcotics Enforcement Bureau, SANEB. The drug lord, whose identity is yet to be released, has been on the run since December, 2016. He was arrested over links with a shady laboratory which was used to manufacture Crystal Meth in Pomona. After the……

Nigerian Airforce Commodore is head of ECOWAS troops in Gambia

Nigerian Airforce chief Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, briefing journalists on the operation in The Gambia A Nigerian, Air Commodore Tajudeen Yusuf is the head of the ECOWAS troops in The Gambia. The Nigerian troops arrived Dakar, the capital of Senegal on Thursday in accordance with the mandate of Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS)….

Marriage, not for me, Funmi Iyanda says

Broadcaster, journalist, blogger, producer and host of now rested talk show, New Dawn, Funmi Iyanda revealed in a series of tweets posted on her time-line that she has never wanted to be married. Funmi noted in the message on social media that she however “likes it for others who like it for themselves”. Read also:…

Nigerian Oil Marketers Association Commends NNPC

Ndu Ughamadu, Abuja: The Depot and Petroleum Products Marketers Association (DAPPMA) has commended the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) for ensuring a hitch-free supply of petroleum products across the country during the end of year holiday season. The Chairman of DAPPMA, Mr. Dapo Abiodun, gave the commendation on Thursday when he led a delegation of…

Outrage trails killing of 20th Nigerian in South Africa in one year

The Nigerian community in South Africa and beyond were left in awe and anger after a cop attached to the Metropolitan Police in Cape Town suffocated one Victor Nnadi, a native of Orlu in Imo, to death last Thursday. Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora, Honourable Abike Dabiri-Erewa, says…

How 1.7 million Nigerians became jobless within 9 months in 2016

Fresh report has indicated that the harsh economic situation in the country has thrown over 1.7 million Nigerians into the job market in nine months. The unemployment report from the National Bureau of Statistics, NBS covered January to September 2016. According to the report, unemployment was highest for persons in the labour force between the…

Why every Nigerian must know about MMM (1)

Pastor Sunday Adelaja At about the same time our church, the Embassy of God, that used to be called in the 90’s the Word of Faith Church was making its strides on the historical landscape of the former Soviet Union, paralleled out of nowhere, the name MMM hit the air waves. PONZI SCHEMES AND PYRAMIDS…

3 Nigerian drug suspects to return home from S/Africa

Ikechukwu Anyene, President of the Nigeria Union in South Africa The President of the Nigeria Union in South Africa, Mr Ikechukwu Anyene, says three Nigerians in that country are willing to return following the group’s campaign against drugs and prostitution. Anyene told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on telephone from Pretoria, South Africa, on…

Nigerian Develops App For Election

Mr Shamah Abubakar, a graduate of Bingham University,Karu, has invented an electronic election application, App that can improve the electoral process in the country. The President of the University’s Alumni, Mr Haruna Yusuf, said the application called E-Franchise app was invented with the support of the Alumni. Haruna said during the Alumni’s election in March,…

Deported Nigerian man re-arrested in US for scamming woman of over $9,000

A 47-year-old Nigerian man, Chigozie Valentine Agu, has been arrested in Vermillion Parish, Louisiana, US, on charges of ‘Felony Theft’ in excess of $5,000, Bank Fraud, Money Laundering, and Racketeering. Agu was nabbed after he scammed an elderly woman to the tune of nearly $9,000. The suspect was deported to Louisiana and booked into the…

Nigerian Appointed UN Registrar of Criminal Tribunal

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has announced the appointment of  a Nigerian, Mr. Olufemi Elias, as Registrar of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals. The appointment made public on Monday takes effect from Jan. 1, 2017. Until his appointment, Elias he been serving as the Executive Secretary of the World Bank Administrative Tribunal since July…

How Nigerian man was shot dead in US

A Nigerian, Cyril Efobi, based in North Carolina United States, US, has reportedly been shot dead. Efobi, who works as a taxi driver, was shot dead by an unknown gunman on November 8, ABC11 reports. Before his death on the said day, the deceased, a graduate of Shaw University, had reportedly closed early in the…

Dalung refutes report, says he supports Nigerian teams with everything

Following reports that he was not in support of the Super Eagles’ campaign for the World Cup in Russia in 2018, Nigeria’s Youth and Sports Minister, Solomon Dalung has re-stated his support for national and grassroots sports teams in the country. “On Thursday, I congratulated the Falconets and the Super Eagles for their astonishing victories…

NIS explains why Nigerian passport is scarce

The Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Immigration Service, NIS, Muhammad Babandede, has explained why there is scarcity of the Nigerian passport, blaming it on contracts for the production of the booklets which were awarded by the previous government when the exchange rate was not as high as it currently is. Speaking with journalists in Abuja on…

Amnesty begs Singapore not to execute Nigerian drug convict

Amnesty International has beckoned on the Singapore government not to carry out the planned execution of Chijoke Obioha, a Nigerian convicted on Wednesday for possession of hard drugs. The government of Singapore turned down the appeal for Leniency filed by Obioha’s family to plead his course as he has been sentenced to be executed on…

NFF reveals Nigerian clubs made N5billion from transfer fees in 10 months

Nigerian football clubs raked in a whopping N5billion in the first 10 months of 2016, from selling local players abroad. This was revealed by Nasir Jubril, who is the manager of Transfer Matching System (TMS) of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF). Jubril was speaking to reporters at the ongoing Domestic Transfer Matching Systems (DTMS) worship…

Popular Nigerian gay activist, Bisi Alimi weds lover in England (PHOTO)

Popular United Kingdom-based Nigerian gay and LGBT rights activist, Bisi Alimi, has finally wedded his British lover, Anthony. The two gay lovers, who have been dating for some years, got married on Saturday in England. Alimi, who expressed his excitement on social media, said, “In the presence of friends and family from around the world,…

Nigerian troops are heroes – Buhari reacts to rescue of Chibok girl

  President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday commended the Nigerian Army for rescuing another Chibok schoolgirl. In his twitter handle, Buhari commended the soldiers for their gallant efforts to secure the people and territory of Nigeria, describing them as the nation’s heroes. “I have received the heart-warming news of the rescue of another of our Chibok…

Recession forces Cross River to slash 2016 budget by N44bn

Two months to the end of the year, the Cross River State House of Assembly has reduced the state’s 2016 budget from N303 billion to N259.1 billion. This was disclosed by the Chairman, House Committee on Finance and Appropriation, Mr. Eteng Williams, in Calabar on Monday. According to him, the present economic realities in the…

Meet Olukayode Akinsika, The Nigerian Show Promoter In Germany

His name is Olukayode Olukolade Akinsika famously known as Mims Rosé; a Nigerian born show promoter based in Germany. Born and brought up in Lagos, Nigeria, Mims Rose is a father of one and CEO of Mims Rosé Entertainment International Limited with a stronghold in Germany and England. In his very active and successful career,…

EFCC Arraigns Ministry of Environment Official, 3 Others for Fraud

EFCC Logo Abuja, Wilson Uwujaren, EFCC Spokesman: The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Friday October 7, 2016 arraigned Fred Otonba Tariah, Education S. Zighadina, Omedu Enwuviko Livinust and Bekearedbo Warrens before Justice K. Abiri of the Bayelsa State High Court, Yenegoa, Bayelsa State on 18-count charge bordering on Conspiracy, Forgery, Uttering, Impersonation, Stealing…

Nigerian Constitution technically approved child marriage – FIDA

Mrs Folake Ajayi, Chairperson Oyo State Chapter of the Federation of Female Lawyers (FIDA), has urged collaboration of all stakeholders in protecting the rights of the girl-child. Ajayi made the call in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Wednesday in Ibadan. The lawyer said that although some states had domesticated the…

Copy of Y’ello, goodbye? MTN’s Nigerian nightmare. ‘Edo Election Result’ scores 100,000 Searches on Google. Only the law can say “no referendum” – Pro Biafra Nigerians counsel Buhari. PMB wants to muzzle Nigerians – Amnesty. Amnesty International asks FG to Stop harassing bloggers. From patients to victims: Youths attack hospital in Imo. Oyo stops funding tertiary education. Osun to Oyo – You can’t have Lautech to yourself. In 2016, 6,300 Nigerians moved to Italy for sex-work. David Oyelowo becomes US citizen. Seems Nigeria wants to use MTN to fund recessed economy – MTN official.

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Y’ello, goodbye? MTN’s Nigerian nightmare. ‘Edo Election Result’ scores 100,000 Searches on Google. Only the law can say “no referendum” – Pro Biafra Nigerians counsel Buhari. PMB wants to muzzle Nigerians – Amnesty. Amnesty International asks FG to Stop harassing bloggers. From patients to victims: Youths attack hospital in Imo. Oyo stops funding tertiary education. Osun to Oyo – You can’t have Lautech to yourself. In 2016, 6,300 Nigerians moved to Italy for sex-work. David Oyelowo becomes US citizen. Seems Nigeria wants to use MTN to fund recessed economy – MTN official.

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Copy of Oyegun sabotaged democracy in Ondo State – Tinubu. How Buhari led Nigeria into recession. Gently down the stream; Banks lose 28% Profit. Boko Haram attempts takeover of Army barracks in Borno. Nigerian leaders bad because they had bad teachers – Bankole. Hurrah – Nigeria (UI) finally made top 1000 varsities list!

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Oyegun sabotaged democracy in Ondo State – Tinubu. How Buhari led Nigeria into recession. Gently down the stream; Banks lose 28% Profit. Boko Haram attempts takeover of Army barracks in Borno. Nigerian leaders bad because they had bad teachers – Bankole. Hurrah – Nigeria (UI) finally made top 1000 varsities list!

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Copy of Boko Haram leaves Nigeria a lifetime of mental trauma. 4 Chadian Soldiers downed in action against Boko Haram. One day I will be head coach of Nigeria’s national team – Amokachi. NFF, let change begin with you – Siasia gives 14 days ultimatum for unpaid wages. Take an extra N43.2b, care for the displaced – Britain. Mobilize and connect for the world’s good – Ban ki-moon tells Nigerian youth. Ceasefire Over, the crocodile tears again as NDA bombs pipeline.

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Boko Haram leaves Nigeria a lifetime of mental trauma. 4 Chadian Soldiers downed in action against Boko Haram. One day I will be head coach of Nigeria’s national team – Amokachi. NFF, let change begin with you – Siasia gives 14 days ultimatum for unpaid wages. Take an extra N43.2b, care for the displaced – Britain. Mobilize and connect for the world’s good – Ban ki-moon tells Nigerian youth. Ceasefire Over, the crocodile tears again as NDA bombs pipeline.

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Copy of Breakin Radio Inside the Newsapers: Buhari got Nigeria N2.2trillion debt in one year. In Delta, babies sell for as low as N3,000 – Police. Buhari to Nigerians in US – return to recession and develop your country. €1000 daily target for Nigerian prostitutes in Spain. ‘Bama Force’ – 5000 rally to secure Bama against BH. Movement to resurrect Biafra gaining momentum – DW. Joy as Mrs Dickson delivers multiples. Make music you won’t be ashamed of in future – KSA. Jibrin breached House Rules in over 100 newspaper reports.

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Copy of We killed more than forty Nigerian soldiers – Islamic Terrorists. First was MTN, now oil firms may have to pay govt 12.7 billion dollars What Obama and Buhari discussed in US (according to Obama). Nigeria Police SARS get international recognition as “hotbed of corruption”.

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Wenger: Iwobi must stay humble

Arsenal manager has urged Super Eagles winger, Alex Iwobi, to stay humble in order to achieve greatness at the club. The French coach while commending Iwobi’s two goal assists during Arsenal’s 4-1 victory over Hull City on Saturday stressed the need for the Nigerian to maintain the form he showed against Paris Saint-Germain in the…

Copy of Buhari’s bungled response made oil crash worse. Last two years have been terrible, it’s a mess – French firm. Confidence in Buhari evaporates. Christians in Nigeria should join hands to rebuild nation torn by violence. Nigerian lawmaker banked over 800 million Naira in UK in 1 month. Past actions of CBN brought us where we are now – Emefiele. Jibrin is nuts – Doguwa. Clean your street, get 100k – Ooni of Ife. Buhari spent £50,000 to treat ear infection – Garba Shehu.

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President Buhari hails Paralympic Team For Outstanding Performance

Garba Shehu, Abuja; President Muhammadu Buhari warmly congratulates Nigeria’s team for an outstanding performance at the Paralympic games in Rio, Brazil. President Buhari joins all sports-loving Nigerians in commending the athletes for doing the country proud by winning 12 medals and setting new records, which made them the top-performing African team at the 2016 games….

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Tell your people to forget Biafra – Buhari tells Igbo corps members in Daura. Boko Haram marks Eid el Kabir in large numbers, sends message to Buhari. US arms may end up in Boko Haram hands. Nigerian soldier afraid of water, dead boats given to them to fight us – Militants mock Soldiers   Hello…

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Copy of Keep crying, but it won’t solve a thing – PDP tells Buhari. Nigerian migrant gives birth on the Mediterranean Sea, dilemma over baby’s nationality. As Foreign Flights to Nigeria refuel elsewhere, economist says “Who is going to want to park a billion dollars in a country that you can’t even easily fly to? It sends the worst possible signal.” United Nations says Nigeria is facing the worst food crisis in the world. Winning Olympics medals doesn’t require too much preparation – Sports Minister asserts.

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Keep crying, but it won’t solve a thing – PDP tells Buhari. Nigerian migrant gives birth on the Mediterranean Sea, dilemma over baby’s nationality. As Foreign Flights to Nigeria refuel elsewhere, economist says “Who is going to want to park a billion dollars in a country that you can’t even easily fly to? It sends the worst possible signal.” United Nations says Nigeria is facing the worst food crisis in the world. Winning Olympics medals doesn’t require too much preparation – Sports Minister asserts.

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Breaking: 4 Stories, 22 Headlines. EXCLUSIVE – Nigerian army faces new dangers in Boko Haram campaign – Reuters + Buhari’s administration tagged “Team Recession” + All domestic airlines in Nigeria will die except + APC Supporters evicted by Landlord and more headlines.

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Nigerian man forges Ghana Chief of Staff’s signature, dupes foreigner

A 38-year-old Nigerian man, Dennis Ndukwu, has been arrested in Ghana for allegedly forging the signature of top government officials for fraud. Ndukwu allegedly forged signatures of the Finance Minister, Seth Terkper, Chief of Staff, Julius Debrah, and other high profile personalities and defrauded a foreign investor to the tune of 150,000 dollars. According to…

Tiwa Savage, Wizkid, Yemi Alade lead nominees list for AFRIMA 2016

The trio of Wizkid, Tiwa Savage and Yemi Alade top the list of nominees for this year’s edition of the All African Music Awards 3.0 (AFRIMA) which is scheduled to be staged in the city of Lagos between November 4-6, 2016. Leading the pack, Roc Nation’s newly signed artiste Tiwa Savage notched up five nominations…

Copy of HEADLINES – Nigerian forges Ghana’s Finance Minister Signature * Buhari becoming tyrannical * Oby Ezekwesili to Buhari: how art the mighty fallen * Christian groups asks Buhari – ‘Have you handed over to the Sultan’? * Minister Fayemi dropped 700 million for APC Candidate * ‘I Will Eat You Alive,’ President Tells Terrorists * Woman Battered for Saying “Buhari is Working”

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HEADLINES – Nigerian forges Ghana’s Finance Minister Signature * Buhari becoming tyrannical * Oby Ezekwesili to Buhari: how art the mighty fallen * Christian groups asks Buhari – ‘Have you handed over to the Sultan’? * Minister Fayemi dropped 700 million for APC Candidate * ‘I Will Eat You Alive,’ President Tells Terrorists * Woman Battered for Saying “Buhari is Working”

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FG Creates N550bn Non-Oil Export Stimulation Grant – Maikanti

In its bid to encourage export and discourage importation amongst Nigerian business men, the federal government has created a N550 billion takeoff grant for old, new and intending exporters, Ibrahim Maikanti has disclosed. Maikanti who is a member of the presidential technical committee on stimulation of non-oil export and the business development manager said that…

Super Eagles record slim 1-0 victory over Tanzania

Nigeria’s Super Eagles The Manchester City young sensation’s brilliant strike handed coach Gernot Rohr a winning start in charge of the Super Eagles on Saturday in Uyo Nigeria claimed the first win of his tenure on Tuesday as they saw off Tanzania in a 1-0 at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium. Kelechi Iheanacho’s lone strike…

Obasanjo, Sheriff Holds Closed Door Meeting In Abeokuta

Factional chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Ali Modu Sheriff, held a closed door meeting with former President Olusegun Obasanjo in Abeokuta on Saturday. The former Borno state governor visited the Nigerian leader at his hilltop mansion in Abeokuta. Obasanjo served his two terms as president on the platform of the party, but left…

14 oil workers abducted in Port Harcourt

Gunmen numbering more than 10 on Saturday kidnapped 14 oil workers and their driver in Port Harcourt, the commercial town of Rivers State. Police sources said the abduction took place on a road connecting the towns of Omoku and Elele, about 50 km (30 miles) from the city of Port Harcourt, Rivers state as the…

Saudi-Bound Nigerian Pilgrim Excretes 76 Cocaine Wraps

A pilgrim heading to Medina, Saudi Arabia, to perform the annual pilgrimage has tested positive to narcotic ingestion at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency said in a statement Friday. Basira Binuyo, 55, was arrested during the outward screening of passengers on an Emirate flight to Medina through Dubai….

Niger Delta: Amnesty Beyond Patriotic Patronage

Sunday Attah It was for noble intentions and the need to placate the restive Niger Delta (ND) militants when former Nigeria’s President, Late Alhaji  Umaru  Yar’Adua  exercised his constitutional power  by  granting  amnesty and unconditional pardon to all  Niger Delta militants in June 2009. On acceptance, the militants were expected to renounce militancy and embrace…

Niger Delta: Amnesty Beyond Patriotic Patronage

By Sunday Attah (GVE) – It was for noble intentions and the need to placate the restive Niger Delta (ND) militants when former Nigeria’s President, Late Alhaji Umaru Yar’Adua exercised his constitutional power by granting amnesty and unconditional pardon to all Niger Delta militants in June 2009. On acceptance, the militants were expected to renounce militancy…

Niger Delta: Amnesty Beyond Patriotic Patronage

By Sunday Attah (GVE) – It was for noble intentions and the need to placate the restive Niger Delta (ND) militants when former Nigeria’s President, Late Alhaji Umaru Yar’Adua exercised his constitutional power by granting amnesty and unconditional pardon to all Niger Delta militants in June 2009. On acceptance, the militants were expected to renounce militancy…

Nigeria In Recession: Moody’s Predicts Further Plunge

Moody’s, one of the big-three credit rating agencies in the world, yesterday, warned of a further contraction of the Nigerian economy. It disclosed that the declining value of the naira would engender a marginal increase in Nigeria’s external debt to 5.2 per cent of Gross Domestic Product, GDP, by end of 2016 from 3.3 per…

NPA insists on dollarisation of port transactions

Lagos – The Management of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) on Friday insisted on dollarisation of transactions and urged terminal operators to pay up to date. The Managing Director of NPA, Ms Hadiza Usman, stated this at a Stakeholders meeting in Lagos to round off her two-day tour of the Western ports in Lagos. She…

Why MTN Removed Davido, Don Jazzy, Tiwa Savage As Ambassadors

Mobile communications giant, MTN, recently dropped some top Nigerian music acts as ambassadors. Some of the dropped acts include Ace pop star, Davido, Producer Don Jazzy and Mavins Queen, Tiwa Savage. MTN did no give any reason for dropping these acts. However, according to TheNet.ng, these A-list acts have been grumbling in the background, regarding…

How Rauf Aregbesola Hoodwinked President Buhari

The Osun state chapter of the People’s Democratic Party  has disclosed to the Nigerian public on how Governor Rauf Aregbesola deceived President Muhammadu Buhari on the truth behind the Osogbo High School commissioned recently. In a statement signed by its State Chairman, Hon Soji Adagunodo, the party said the commissioned school is not a public school but…

Niger Delta: Amnesty Beyond Patriotic Patronage

Sunday Attah It was for noble intentions and the need to placate the restive Niger Delta (ND) militants when former Nigeria’s President, Late Alhaji  Umaru  Yar’Adua  exercised his constitutional power  by  granting  amnesty and unconditional pardon to all  Niger Delta militants in June 2009. On acceptance, the militants were expected to renounce militancy and embrace…

Expect High Temperature During Hajj – Saudi Agency

Muslims undertaking this year’s pilgrimage to the Holy land are expected to experience serious dehydration as a result of the of high temperature in Saudi Arabia. According to an announcement by the Saudi Arabian General Authority of Meteorology and Environmental Protection the weather is expected to remain hot during the day and mild at night…

Bisi Alimi Releases New Photos Of His Female Alter Ego, Ms Posh Pvssy

Following Nigerian gay right activist, Bisi Alimi’s swipe at Bishop David Oyedepo for practicing religious marketing, the Nigerian man has released more photos of his alter ego who he named ‘Ms Posh Pvssy’. Recall that Bisi Alimi took to his social media account some months ago to reveal he had a new alter ego who…

2019 Election Will Be Based On Performance – Jirgi

A Chieftain of the All Progressive Congress (APC) and member of the Presidential Campaign Council in 2015, Ibrahim Muhammed Jirgi, has called on Nigerian politicians who are nursing the idea of contesting various elective offices in 2019 General Elections to ride on their own to win such elective offices. A press statement signed by Ibrahim…

Zuckerberg Tips Nigeria To Create Internet Billionaires

Mark Zuckerberg, founder and chief executive officer of Facebook has said that Nigerian software developers have the opportunity of emerging the next phase of internet billionaires, based on the software entrepreneurship model being developed in the country even as he praised Nigeria for leading Africa’s Facebook users with 18 million people. At his first developer…

Saraki: Accountability, Key To North East Development Plan

Senate president, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, yesterday warned that without accountability and stringent oversight, the efforts to rehabilitate the insurgency-ravaged north east zone would fail. Saraki’s statement signed by his special adviser on media and publicity, Mr. Yusuf Olaniyonu, was in response to the conclusion of a four-day visit by the United Nations special rapporteur…

Falz, Yaw, 8 Other Artistes Unveiled As MTN Ambassadors

Three new artistes along with seven others have been announced as telecom giant, MTN brand ambassadors for the 2016-2017 calendar year. This is in line with its commitment to supporting Nigerian musicians by providing alternative platforms through which they can receive lucrative value for their intellectual property. The music ambassadors are: Praiz(Praise Adejo); Iyanya (Iyanya…

Season II Of Tomorrow Is Now Under way

Adnom Communications Limited, producers of TV programme, ‘Tomorrow is Now’ is at the verge of completing the shooting of the season II of the television programme. According to the producer of the programme, Nurudeen Abiola who also doubles as the production manager, shooting of the new season II of the project started in the second…

HOUSE ON THE ROCK CHURCH TO PREMIERE ‘93 DAYS’

AS part of its campaign to promote a purposeful leadership in Nigeria, The Rock Cathedral in collaboration with Natives FilmWorks, Michelangelo Productions and the Bolanle Austen- Peters Production will premiere the highly anticipated Steve Gukas film – 93 Days. The premiere holds on Tuesday, September 13, 2016 at the Rock Cathedral, Lekki-Epe Expressway, Lagos.  It…

Ritualists remove teenager’s eyes in Bauchi

Alhaji Ibrahim Idris, acting Inspector General of Police A 19-year old man in the northern Nigerian state of Bauchi says his eyes were removed by people who wanted to use them for ritual purposes. Human body parts for use in suspected witchcraft or for charms are mostly taken from children in Nigeria – it is…

NPA insists on dollar payment for port services

Hadiza Bala Usman, Managing Director, Nigeria Ports Authority The Management of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) on Friday insisted on dollarisation of transactions and urged terminal operators to pay up to date. The Managing Director of NPA, Ms Hadiza Usman, stated this at a Stakeholders meeting in Lagos to round off her two-day tour of…

Economic Crunch: Sokoto withdraws 39 students from UAE

Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State Sokoto State Government has given approval for the transfer back home of its 39 students currently studying in various schools in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates. Governor Aminu Tambuwal made this known on Friday in Sokoto when he received the report of the committee instituted to advise government on…

Open Invitation To ICPC Over ‘Missing’ 96 Security Vans in Kogi State by Enemama Sam Akubor

AN OPEN LETTER/INVITATION TO INDEPENDENT CORRUPT PRACTICES AND OTHER RELATED CORRUPT PRACTICE COMMISSION (ICPC) COMMISSION MISSING 96(NINETY SIX) PLUS SECURITY SECURITY PATROL VAN IN KOGI STATE: CALL FOR COMPREHENSIVE INVESTIGATION I am writing this Invitation/letter to Your dear and humble commissions as a bona fide Nigerian from ANKPA Local Government Area of Kogi state, to…

NPA insists on dollarisation of port transactions

The Management of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) on Friday insisted on dollarisation of transactions and urged terminal operators to pay up to date. The Managing Director of NPA, Ms Hadiza Usman, stated this at a Stakeholders meeting in Lagos to round off her two-day tour of the Western ports in Lagos. She said that…

Moody’s Predicts Inflation In Nigeria To Rise In December By 20%

Subdued growth in the economy for oil-rich Nigeria could be undermined if the country’s production levels don’t recover, Moody’s Investors Service said. The Nigerian Bureau of Statistics said last month the economy had slipped into recession. A member of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries, the oil-sector contribution to total real gross domestic product for…

Buhari commends Facebook founder for inspiring Nigerian youths

Receiving the internet entrepreneur in the State House, President Buhari said the various meetings held with Nigerian youths since his arrival were most timely as the country was already exploring opportunities to spur development through entrepreneurship The post Buhari commends Facebook founder for inspiring Nigerian youths appeared first on The Eagle Online – The Nigerian…

President Buhari commends Zuckerberg for inspiring youths into entrepreneurship

President Muhammadu Buhari has commended the Chief Executive Officer and Co-founder of social networking website, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, for sharing his wealth of knowledge with Nigerian youths, and inspiring a new generation of entrepreneurs. The commendation is contained in a statement issued in Abuja on Friday by Mr Femi Adesina, the President’s Special Adviser on…

Sokoto withdraws students from foreign universities

Sokoto state government has given approval for the transfer back home of 39 of its citizens currently in various schools in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates. In today’s exchange rate, the move will enable the government save over N500m from the policy. The government said this signals change of priorities in the payment of scholarship…

Buhari commends Zuckerberg for inspiring youths into entrepreneurship

President Muhammadu Buhari has commended the Chief Executive Officer and Co-founder of social networking website, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, for sharing his wealth of knowledge with Nigerian youths, and inspiring a new generation of entrepreneurs. The commendation is contained in a statement issued in Abuja on Friday by Mr Femi Adesina, the President’s Special Adviser on…

Nigerian interbank rate falls to 16 pct on ample liquidity

LAGOS, Sept 2 (Reuters) – Nigeria’s overnight naira interbank lending rate eased to around 16 percent on Friday, down from about 20 percent last week on improved naira cash liquidity after the disbursal of July budgetary allocations to government agencies.

Sokoto Withdraws Students from Dubai, Saves N500m

OrderPaperToday – The Sokoto State Government has given approval for the transfer back home of 39 of its citizens currently in various schools in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates. The decision is sequel to the high cost of the exchange rate as the government says the move will save over N500m of public funds hitherto…