Alex Iwobi’s Hot Girlfriend Is Serious Eye Candy, Nigerians React

Nigerian footballer, Alex Iwobi’s girlfriend is smoking hot and she knows it. The hot lady took to her social media page to share some hot photos and Nigerians couldn’t but envy the Arsenal young star. One of the social media users on Instagram noted: “Iwobi has completed life at 20, unreal.” Another, obviously captivated by……

How Buhari’s 10 sacred cows make the anti-corruption war unbelievable

One of the greatest selling points of President Muhammadu Buhari which led Nigerians to choose him at the expense of an incumbent during the 2015 general elections was the strong belief that he was going to combat Nigeria’s worst enemy, corruption. While other promises such as adopting a better approach to the fight against the…

BB Naija: Nigerians React To Tboss’ Loss

Following the announcement of Efe, the CEO of ‘Based on Logistics’ as the winner of the 2017 edition of the Big Brother Naija reality TV show, Nigerians took to their social media page to poke fun at Tboss and her fans. Recall that Tboss, born Tokunbo Idowu, had earlier declared that she was not in……

FRSC Not involved In Speed Limiter Sale ~ Spokesman

FRSC On Speed Limiter The Federal Road Safety Corps (FSRC) has reaffirmed its position of non-involvement in the marketing speed limiting devices for vehicles in the country. Spokesman of the agency, Mr Bisi Kazeem, told the newsmen in Abuja on Friday that accredited vendors were in charge of sale and calibration of the device, and…

European Countries Deport More Nigerians

Some 50 Nigerians were on Thursday deported from eight European countries for committing immigration-related offences. The Nigerians were deported variously from Switzerland, Germany, Sweden, Luxembourg, Austria, Belgium, Spain and Hungary. Their deportation is coming barely 48 hours after another set of 40 Nigerians were deported by the Italian government, for similar reasons. According to NAN,……

NDIC Warns Nigerians Against Investing Money Online

NDIC Warns Nigerians Against Investing Money Online The Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) has warned Nigerians against  investing their money in online and block-chain currencies schemes. Its Managing Director, Alhaji Umaru Ibrahim, gave the warning at a special day of the corporation at the ongoing 2007 Enugu International Trade Fair on Thursday. Umaru, who was…

EFCC Smashes Notorious 419 Syndicate, Recovers fake $570,000USD

EFCC Recovers Fake US Dollar Wilson Uwujaren, Kaduna; The Kaduna Zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC have arrested members of a notorious syndicate of fraudsters made of four Nigerians and one Nigerien who specialise in duping innocent persons of their hard earned monies. Those arrested are Salisu Rabiu, a.k.a Maimagani; Ibrahim…

Top 3 Places Nigerians Are Most Likely To Travel To – Report

A new report released by the British Airways has indicated that most Nigerians choose their choice of travel locations based on sentiments. The survey conducted by the British Airways with over 2,000 respondents in 10 countries revealed that less than half of the respondents, 47 percent, regard travel as one of the most important things……

Osinbajo urges envoys to treat Nigerians with respect, dignity

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has urged non-career ambassadors-designates to treat all who visit Nigerian embassies, especially the citizens, with respect and dignity. He gave the advice at the closing of a five-day induction programme for the envoys in Abuja on Tuesday. Osinbajo said government would remove the hindrance to effective service delivery at the embassies……

Meningitis: Senate Urges Health Ministry to Make Vaccines Free

• “We will provide ample funding for healthcare”, Saraki Says President of The Senate, Bukola Saraki says On Meningitis Vaccines On Tuesday, the Senate urged the Federal Ministry of Health and the National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) to make meningitis vaccinations free in public healthcare facilities across the country. The resolution followed a motion titled:…

BB Naija: Nigerians Drag Miyonse On Social Media Over New Post

Angry Nigerians took to their social media page on Instagram to slam ex-Big Brother Naija housemate, Miyonse after he shared a new photo on his fan page. Nigerians who felt insulted with the caption: ‘Miyonse looking like daddy yo… ?’ which was shared along with the photo took to the page to slam him calling……

President Buhari Extols First Female SAN, Chief Folake Solanke, On 85th Birthday

Chief Folake Solanke SAN Femi Adesina, Abuja; President Muhammadu Buhari congratulates eminent lawyer, administrator and the first female Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Chief Folake Solanke, on her 85th birthday. President Buhari joins all members of the Bar and the Bench, her friends and family in celebrating the landmark age of the octogenarian, who has…

Nigerians React As DSTV Announces Increased Tariff Starting May 1

Nigerians on social media are far from happy about the latest development made by multichoice cable television owners, DSTV. The cable television which has risen to the status of a trending topic on social media website, Twitter, revealed that it will be bumping up its tariff come May 1, 2017. Nigerians in reaction took to……

Stop Hugging Transformers – APC Warns Nigerians

The ruling political party in the country, All Progressive Congress, APC, which produced the president of the nation, Muhammadu Buhari, has issued a fresh warning to Nigerians. The political party took to its official handle on social media to warn Nigerians against hugging transformers. The warning comes after photos of Nigerians hugging transformer surfaced online.……

African Americans react to racist attack of Nigerians in India

Some days ago, there was a report of an attack on Africans, especially Nigerians living in India after an Indian teenager was reported to have died of an apparent drug overdose. Indians living in the area were reported to have pointed accusing fingers at five Nigerians who were arrested and subsequently released by the Indian……

South Africa: Nigeria on top of xenophobic crisis

People Protest xenophobic attack In Southe Africa The Nigerian Mission in South Africa says it is on top of the latest xenophobic attacks on Nigerians in Polokwane, Limpopo Province. Amb. Martin Cobham, Nigerian High Commissioner in South Africa, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on Monday that the mission had visited the…

Do Not Loose Hope, Keep Faith In PDP, Adeyeye Tells Nigeria

The National Caretaker Committee of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Thursday said in spite of lingering crisis in the party, it remained a vehicle God would use to reposition Nigeria. Publicity Secretary of the committee, Mr Dayo Adeyeye, stated this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja. Adeyeye urged Nigerians…

Buhari laments reckless killings of Nigerians

President Muhammadu Buhari has decried the wanton killing of Nigerians in different parts of the country, and directed security agencies to fish out the perpetrators. “We must condemn inhuman and unnecessary shedding of human blood all over the country. We seem to have lost value for human life, which is sacred. Man is the glory…

Nigerians will always complain no matter what you do – Paul Okoye

Singer, Paul Okoye, has lamented that Nigerians cannot be pleased even when one offers help to them. He said Nigerians are not always satisfied, stating that they call one stingy ”when you give in silence and also call you ‘show off’ when you give in public.” According to him, he does not care what anyone…

Nigerians are not productive – Aregbesola

Governor Rauf Aregbesola of Osun State had on Saturday attributed the ravaging poverty in Nigeria to lack of productivity amongst majority of Nigerians, saying more than 70 percent of the nation’s oil resources goes to less than one per cent of the total population. The governor, who was playing host to Nigerian Guide of Editors…

Dambazau Reveals number of Nigerians serving jail terms In South Africa

Abdulrahman Dambazau, minister of interior, on Friday said 400 Nigerians are currently saving jail terms in South Africa. Dambazau made the disclosure at a press briefing on the visit of the Nigerian delegation to South Africa. On Monday, Dambazau and Geoffrey Onyeama, his foreign affairs counterpart, led a delegation to South Africa over the attacks……

This Is The Number Of Nigerians In South African Prisons – Interior Minister Reveals

The Interior Minister, retired Lt.-Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau has on Friday revealed that about 400 Nigerians are serving jail terms for various offences in South African prisons. The disclosure comes after the Interior Minister and the Foreign Affairs Minister, Geoffrey Onyeama announced their meeting with the South Africa President, Jacob Zuma and other top officials of……

400 Nigerians in South African prisons

Minister of Interior, Lt.-Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau (retd), has said that 400 Nigerians are serving jail terms for various offences in South Africa. He stated this at a joint news conference, in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, on the visit of Nigerian delegation to South Africa. Dambazau and Foreign Affairs Minister, Geoffrey Onyeama, had on Monday…

Wear your uniform – Nigerians tells Customs DG, Hameed Ali

Some Nigerians on Friday urged the Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Hameed Ali, to wear Customs uniform as demanded by the Senate. They made the call in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos in reaction to Senate’s resolution that the Customs CG must appear before the lawmakers in uniform….

Respect Nigerians Working In Your Firms

Uche Anichukwu, Abuja: The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has called on the Chinese government to ensure the proper and fair treatment of Nigerians working in Chinese firms in Nigeria. He made the call when he received the Deputy Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China to Nigeria, Mr. Jin Ping, who…

Tonto Dike: Nigerians React To Actress’ ‘Teary’ Interview

Nollywood actress, Tonto Dike yesterday opened up on her failed 17-months-old marriage to Dr. Olakunle Churchill. The actress who confirmed she has separated and moved out of her matrimonial home accused her estranged husband of domestic abuse adding that his Personal Assistant and actress, Rosaline Meurer had sunk her marriage. Recall that the actress had……

BB Naija: Nigerians React After Kemen Apologizes To Tboss

Nigerians on social media have reacted to the apology issued by ex-Big Brother Naija housemate, Kemen. Recall that Kemen was evicted from the Big Brother Naija house following a sexual assault case against him. Kemen who was caught on camera sexually assaulting fellow housemate, Tboss was disqualified and evicted from the house after it was……

Housemate Kemen Disqualified, Uriel Evicted From Big Brother

One of the Big Brother Naija (#BBNaija) housemates, Ekemini Ekerette popularly referred as Kemen has been disqualified from ongoing TV reality series. He was sent packing for alleged inappropriate behaviour towards a female housemate. He was caught on camera on Saturday night touching fellow housemate, Tboss, while she was asleep. Host of the show, Ebuka…

Libya to deport180 Nigerians on Tuesday

No fewer than 180 Nigerians are expected to return to Nigeria from Libya on Tuesday. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora, Mrs Abike Dabiri-Erewa, made this disclosure on Friday while receiving the Federal Commissioner, National Commission for Refugees, Migrants and Internally Displaced Persons Commission, Sadiya Farouk in Abuja. Recall…

News Summary 2nd Marrch 2017; Senate Confirms Just Onnoghen as CJN

Senate Confirms Just Onnoghen as CJN Senate has confirmed Justice Walter Samuel Nkanu Onnoghen as the new justice of Nigeria. This confirmation Wednesday was sequel to the consideration of the letter sent to the national assembly by Acting President Yemi Osinbajo Police Parades Peace Corps Commandant, Dickson Akoh and 50 others The Nigerian police force…

Corrupt Nigerians burying stolen funds in caskets –Senate alleges

The Senate has said corrupt Nigerians are hiding stolen money in caskets and uncompleted buildings in remote villages in some parts of the country. The Senate made the claim during the consideration of a motion, moved by Senator Dino Melaye on Wednesday. The motion tagged ‘Discrepancies in subsidy payment and non-remittance of funds by the…

Nigerians Fight Back As Xenophobic Attack In South Africa Gets Messy

Fresh reports form South Africa indicates that Nigerians have taken up arms to fought against the renewed Xenophobic attacks on them by South Africans which has left several injured and many properties damaged. Following the renewed Xenophobic attack on Nigerian citizens, houses and businesses by South Africans, Nigerians reportedly took a stand against the wave……

Xenophobic Attack: Nigerian Govt. Issues Statement On Citizens In South Africa

The Federal Government has said no Nigerian died during the recent xenophobic attacks in South Africa. This was revealed after a meeting between the Minister of State Foreign Affairs, Khadija Abba-Ibrahim, in Abuja and the High Commissioner of South Africa to Nigeria, Lulu Aaron-Mnguni, on the issue. Nigerian buildings, properties and places of worship worth……

Italy, Germany, Belgium deport 43 Nigerians

Three European countries, Germany, Italy and Belgium have deported no fewer than 43 Nigerians for committing various offences. Continue reading Italy, Germany, Belgium deport 43 Nigerians at PM NEWS Nigeria.

Nigerian Envoy Visits Xenophobia Victims, Counts Losses

Nigeria`s Consul General in South Africa, Amb. Uche Ajulu-Okeke while visiting Nigerian victims of Xenophobia, has described the recent xenophobic attacks against Nigerians and other foreigners in that country as unfortunate. Ajulu-Okeke, who visited affected homes and businesses, told our correspondent on telephone from Johannesburg, South Africa, that Nigerians suffered heavy losses. “ The Consulate…

XENOPHOBIA: Nigerians in S’Africa may sue govt over $1.5bn losses

A number of Nigerians in South Africa affected by the recent xenophobic attacks say they may sue that country’s government. The group under the aegis of Nigerian Diasporas, South African branch, said they would take the action if victims of the attack are not compensated for their losses, which has been put at about $1.5…

Ordeal of A Libya Returnee: I had To Drink Urine

A Returnee among the batch of 171 Nigerians deported from Libya, Gift Peters, while narrating her ordeal said she had to drink urine as meal to survive. The 171 Nigerian deported back to the country on Tuesday. Reports say that the airplane conveying them landed at about 4:18 p.m. at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport,…

Nigeria wants AU to intervene in attacks against its citizens in South Africa

Two days after fresh xenophobic attacks were again launched against Nigerians in Pretoria by rampaging South Africans, the Government of Nigeria has called on the African Union (AU) to intervene in the matter. Many Nigerians narrowly escaped death in South Africa as they were attacked with sticks, rods, machetes and even guns. The call by…

Recession: Nigerians May Stop Enjoying Skype, WhatsApp Calls

Following the Nigerian Communications Commission’s move to halt the increase in data tariffs offered by Telecommunications companies in Nigeria, Nigerian Telcoms companies have been said to be opting for other drastic steps to boost revenue. With the current plague of economic recession sweeping through the county, Telecoms firms in Nigeria have been reported to be……

Nigerians escape death, lose property as South Africans launch fresh xenophobic attacks

A week after South African nationals in Rosettenville, south of Johannesburg, burnt houses and rented apartments belonging to Nigerians and other foreigners, a fresh attack was launched again with scores of Nigerians narrowly escaping death. Reports say local South Africans went on rampage in Pretoria attacking Nigerians and other foreigners in their apartments with machetes,…

Senate Pledges Support For INEC, Tasks Commission On Credible Elections

  INEC Chairman, Prof. Mamood Yakubu On Credible Elections   Chairman of the Senate Committee on INEC, Senator Ali Ndume, has pledged to support the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to improve on the successes achieved in the 2015 general elections. He noted that 2015 was a turning point in the electoral process in the…

That Andrew Yakubu – Charly Boy Writes

The other day I was in the midst of what I thought were reasonable people, some lawyers, engineers, real estate guy’s and as usual the topic of conversation was our dear country Nigeria. When someone said, “Abegi president Buhari should bring back our corruption” To my surprise, everybody was laughing. I missed the joke but……

South Africans burn houses of Nigerians, other nationals in fresh attacks

South African nationals in Rosettenville, south of Johannesburg, are up in arms burning houses or rented apartments belonging to foreigners following accusations that non-indigenes were turning their neighbourhood into a drug den. Reports say no less than 15 houses and shops also belonging to foreigners have been razed in the attack by angry South African…

Nigerians React As Kenya’s Abraham Kiptum Wins Lagos City Marathon Again

Nigerians on social media have reacted to the news of Kenyan athlete, Abraham Kiptum’s victory at the Lagos marathon race. Recall that the Kenyan athlete won the last Lagos City marathon race which was held on 6th of February, 2016 in 2:16:21seconda race time. The news of the race’s outcome and the subsequent award of……

We never protested against Buhari – Nigerians in UK

Some Nigerians in the United Kingdom, UK have denied protesting against President Muhammadu Buhari. This is coming days after news made the rounds that some Nigerians, under the aegis of the UK chapter of the Nigerians in Diaspora Monitoring Group, NDMG, stormed the Nigerian High Commission, demanding to see President Buhari, who they said must…

President Buhari’s New Photos From UK Sparks Reactions Among Nigerians

Nigerians on social media have reacted to new photos of the Nigerian president, Muhammadu Buhari released today from his meeting with the National Leader of the All Progressive Congress, APC, Bola Ahmed Tinubu and Chief Bisi Akande. The former Lagos state governor along with the former Osun state governor, Chief Bisi Akande visited the president,……

APC Commends Police Over Protests

Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi, Abuja; The All Progressives Congress (APC) commends the exemplary conduct and professionalism displayed by security and allied agencies, particularly the Nigeria Police Force, during Monday’s protest marches by members of some civil society groups and The National Chairman of APC, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, commends Police celebrities for and against the government. As…

Nigerians React As Bukola Saraki Claims To Have Spoken With Buhari

Nigerians on social media have called out the President of the Senate, Dr. Bukola Saraki over his statement on Twitter in which he disclosed that he spoke to the president, Muhammadu Buhari. Nigerians who have since the president’s 10-day medical vacation questioned the health status of the country’s leader as the recent vacation marked his……

FG says 116 Nigerians killed in S’Africa in 2-yrs

The Nigerian government has revealed that no less than 116 Nigerians have lost their lives in xenophobic attacks in South Africa, within the last two years. The Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora, Abike Dabiri-Erewa made the startling revelation on her visit to the South African High Commissioner to Nigeria, Lulu…

Where is President Buhari?

That is the question on the lips of virtually every Nigerian at the moment, as President Muhammadu Buhari seems to have become incommunicado to a nation of about 200 million people. Shutting the door against the populace may not be what is even distressing but the near inconsistent tale of what is wrong or could…

National Assembly Will Support Initiative to Boost Power Sector

Bukola Saraki, Senate President On Power Sector Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Tuesday, said the National Assembly is fully ready to support and drive every actionable initiative that is expected to boost the nation’s power sector significantly.    Saraki who gave this assurance in his speech at the opening of a two-day stakeholders  interactive dialogue/workshop on the Nigerian power sector organised by…

Dogara Queries N2.7 Trillion Spent On Power Without Commiserate Results

Speaker Dogara Queries Money Spent On Power Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon Yakubu Dogara, has queried the utilisation of N2.74 trillion spent on the power sector from 1999-2015, saying the sector depreciated more as more funds were pumped into it. Dogara, who was speaking at a 2-day stakeholders Interactive dialogue/workshop on the…

Nigerians In UK Storm Nigerian High Commission Demanding To See Buhari

Nigerians in the United Kingdom have taken to the streets to protest against the indefinite extension of the Nigerian president’s medical vacation. Recall that president Muhammadu Buhari had written the Nigerian senate to extend his earlier planned 10-day medical vacation. The decision to extend his vacation however comes at a time when rumors about the……

Nigerians React To James Ibori’s Return

Nigerians on social media have reacted to the return of a former Delta state governor, James Ibori to the country. Recall that James Ibori was some weeks ago released from a UK prison after serving a 13 year jail term. Ibori who arrived in the country a few hours ago was reported to have been……

President Buhari Is Not In Any London Hospital ~ Femi Adesina

President Buhari Holidaying in London President Muhammadu Buhari is not ill and not on admission in any hospital in London, Mr Femi Adesina, Special Adviser to the President, Media and Publicity has said. Also Read; FG: President Buhari is Hale and Hearty Mr Adesina gave the clarification on Thursday in a live interview programme on CNBC…

FG Directs NBC To Investigate Big Brother Nigeria Controversy

NBC To Investigates Big Brother Nigeria Segun Adeyemi, Abuja; The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has directed the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) to investigate the circumstances surrounding the reported shooting in South Africa of the ongoing Big Brother Nigeria Reality Show. In a statement in Abuja on Tuesday, the Minister said the…

Avoid Libya or get killed – FG warns Nigerians

The Federal Government has warned Nigerians to stay clear of Libya following purported killings of black immigrants in the country. This is coming after videos and pictures of the killing of black immigrants in Libya were circulated online. The warning was given by the Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Foreign Affairs and…

Stay away from Bitcoin, Swisscoin, others, govt warns Nigerians

Nigeria’s apex capital market regulator, Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), has warned Nigerians against investing in digital currencies, otherwise known as crypto currencies. In a circular issued at the weekend, SEC stated that crypto currencies such as Swisscoin, OneCoin, Bitcoin and such other virtual or digital currencies and their promoters have no legal standing in…

Accidental Discharge: Villa Is Safe, Presidency Assures Nigerians And Foreigners

Presidential Villa, State House The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu has assured Nigerians and the foreigners in the country that Presidential Villa is safe from any security threat. This was contained in a statement released to the press following an incident involving the accidental gun discharge in…

Hurray! FG begins payment of N5,000 monthly stipends to poor Nigerians

President Muhammadu Buhari As part of its determined efforts to touch the lives of Nigerians positively the Buhari administration has started the payment of N5, 000 monthly stipends to the poorest and the most vulnerable in the country through the Conditional Cash Transfer (CCT) of its Social Investment Programmes, SIP. Under the CCT, one million…

Nigerians should focus less on material wealth- Cleric

George-Ehusani Rev. Fr. George Ehusani has advised Nigerians, particularly Christians, to reduce their quest for material goods and focus on serving God. Ehusani, who is the Chaplain of the Lux Terra Leadership Foundation Chapel in Apo, Abuja, made the call on Monday in Abuja. According to Ehusani, a truly transformed Christian will be detached from…

FG Rallies Support For Victorious Troops As Key Roads Open in Borno

Information Minister, Lai Mohammed on Borno Insurgents Update The Federal Government has congratulated the gallant troops of theNigerian military for finally seizing the Sambisa Forest from the BokoHaram terrorists and securing the North-east, paving the way forSunday’s re-opening of two strategic roads in Borno State. In a statement issued the Special Assistant to the Minister…

Message To Nigerians From Chief of Defence Staff Gen. Olonisakin

The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), General Abayomi Gabriel Olonisakin wishes to felicitate with the President, Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces and the entire Nigerians at this auspicious season of Christmas and the New Year. The CDS sends warm greetings to all personnel of the Armed Forces at the theatre of operations across the nation…

SURVEY RESULTS: Nigerians disagree with Buhari ‘s call for ‘One Nigeria’

An online poll conducted by Ripples Nigeria has returned an unsavory verdict on President Muhammadu Buhari’s call for a united Nigeria. Insisting that the country’s unity was not negotiable, President Buhari had, at various times and at several fora, queried agitations by certain constituents for a break up of the federation. Particularly irritating to the…

Indonesia announces new visa policy for Nigerians

The Indonesian Ambassador to Nigeria, Harry Purwanto, on Tuesday announced his government’s new policy for issuing visas to Nigerians and other foreigners wanting to visit Indonesia for any purpose. Purwanto told the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos that under the new policy, his Embassy would no longer be involved in visa processing, but only…

President Buhari on rescue mission to save Nigeria ~ Dogara

Yakubu Dogara, Speaker House Of Representative President Muhammadu Buhari is on a divine mission to rescue the Nigeria from the brink of collapse and hopelessness, Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara has said. In a statement felicitating with the President on his 74th birthday anniversary, the Speaker said Buhari came back…

2017 Budget Must Ease Burden of Our People, Says Saraki

Nigeria Senate President, Bukola Saraki Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Wednesday, called on the executive arm of government to work to ensure that the 2017 budget truly ease the burden of Nigerians. Saraki in his welcome address during the formal presentation of the presentation of the 2017 Appropriation Bill before a joint session…

Panic as MMM Ponzi scheme crashes, accounts frozen

Mavrodi Mondial Movement (MMM) Popular money-doubling scheme, Mavrodi Mundial Moneybox (MMM), has placed one month ban on all withdrawals starting from Dec. 13. A letter displayed on the page of participants of the scheme cited “heavy workload on system” as reason for the ban. This means that members of the ponzi scheme who are due…

Buhari frowns at illegal migration of Nigerians to Europe

President Muhammadu Buhari has frowned at the high rate of illegal migration of Nigerian youths to European countries through the Mediterranean Sea. Buhari made this known at the 32rd Annual Meeting of the Sahel and West Africa, organised by the Food Crisis Protection Network in Abuja on Monday. The president, who was represented by Chief…

IGP urges Nigerians to support Police

Inspector General of Police, Alhaji Ibrahim Idris The Inspector General of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris, on Saturday called on Nigerians to support the Nigeria Police in its effort to tackle the kidnapping challenges in the country. Idris made the call in Kano after receiving 25 fully equipped vehicles donated by Kano state government to the…

Christmas shopping tips for Nigerians

The Christmas bells are starting to ring and there is already merriment in the air as Nigerians are always eager to welcome the yuletide season, recession or not. As much as we love the Christmas parties, rice, chicken, and bottomless glasses of red wine, though, Christmas can be stressful financially as when you add it…

N-Power jobs: Presidency explains how 200,000 Nigerians were selected

The Senior Special Assistant, SSA, on Media and Publicity in the Office of the Vice President, Laolu Akande, on Sunday explained how 200,000 Nigerians were selected in the first batch of the N-Power Volunteer Corps, NPVC, asserting that the selection was not only fair and transparent, but carefully put together. He clarified this while giving…

Four annoying things Nigerians do when they visit new countries

The last thing any Nigerian who travels abroad wants to do is look or be different. Nigerians generally put in the effort to blend in or endear themselves to the locals in whatever location they find themselves. However, it is amazing to know that despite their intention, certain actions still mark them out, not necessarily…

FG Commends Nigerians For Their Resilience Under Recession

Segun Adeyemi, Abuja: The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has commended Nigerians for their resilience despite the tough times occasioned by the economic recession, assuring that the government remains focused on implementing realistic policies that will reverse the trend. The Minister stated this in Lagos on Monday in his keynote address at…

UN challenges Nigeria to present qualified candidates for jobs

United-Nations The UN has challenged Nigeria to push its qualified citizens forward for appointment and employment positions at the UN. Director, Learning, Development and Human Resource Services of the UN, Mr Victor Kisob, threw the challenge when Mrs Joan Ayo, Chairman, Federal Civil Service Commission, visited him. Ayo had led a delegation from the commission…

Are Nigerians in danger of starvation?

The National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, recently released another frightening figure indicating that the current inflation rate in the country is on the rise, and that Nigerians are in for tougher times. The current figure, 18.3 per cent, is the highest Nigeria has ever witnessed in 11 years, and one of the highest in the…

Recession: We cannot meet basic needs, Nigerians cry out

High cost of goods in the market Some Nigerians resident in the South-East zone of the country have said that the current economic recession has impacted negatively on their general well-being. In a random survey by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), the respondents said it was now difficult to enjoy three square meals a…