Buhari orders repatriation of Nigerians stranded in Russia

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Chief Geoffrey Onyeama, and Minister of State, Aviation, Sen. Hadi Sirika, to commence the process of repatriating Nigerians stranded in Russia. The President’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity,Malam Garba Shehu confirmed this development in a statement in Abuja on Monday. The affected Nigerians…

An orange a day keeps blurred vision away -study finds

A study recently found that regular orange eaters have a significantly decreased chance of developing macular degeneration, a common age-related eye disease among middle-aged Australians. The study interviewed more than 2,000 Australian adults aged over 50 and followed them over a 15-year period, according to the Australia-based Westmead Institute for Medical Research. It found that people…

Obasanjo hails Fayemi’s victory

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Saturday congratulated Dr. Kayode Fayemi over his victory at the Ekiti state governorship election held on Saturday. In a letter  to Fayemi, copies of which were made available to newsmen in Abeokuta, the former president said he received the news with delight  while in transit to China. Obasanjo noted that…

SERAP asks Kemi Adeosun to clear the air over alleged forged NYSC certificate

 From OLA MODUPE, Lagos Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged the Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun to “without further delay show responsibility and clear the air over the damaging certificate forgery allegations against her and settle the facts of the case once and for all.” The organization said, “Suspicions of certificate forgery…