The British Chartered Institute For IT Confers NITDA DG With Prestigious Fellowship

Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim (Pantami) FBCS, Director General, National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has been conferred with the Fellowship of British Computer Society (BCS) the leading professional body of IT experts globally. The decision was reached after rigorous assessment bordering on eminence, authority and experience in the IT profession. The fellowship is in recognition…

Fear grips Nigerian lawmakers over terrorist attack on British Parliament:

Following terrorist attacks on British Parliament at Westminster in London on Wednesday, Nigerian Senators have expressed fears that nowhere is safe anymore. In a point of order raised by the Senate leader, Ahmed Lawan, he explained that the attack was an unfortunate incident happening at a time the British Parliament had done more than enough…

Ibori was deported, still under probe –UK govt

Contrary to the thinking of most Nigerians that former Delta State governor, James Ibori, came into Nigeria of his own volition, it has been revealed that he was actually deported by the British government after serving out his jail term. Ibori who came into the country, and headed for his home town Ogara, Delta State,…

N. Korean elites brace odds, speak against President Kim

The leadership style of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has been criticised by elites in the country who have expressed their discontent and have decided to turn their backs at their hard stance leader. Leading the action is former deputy ambassador to London, Thae Yong Ho who defected to South Korea in August last…

How The British Planted Regionalism In Nigeria – Odia Ofeimun {Continuation}

Yesterday, we brought you the part 2 of Odia Ofeimun’s explosive city people 20th anniversary lecture.This is the concluding part   GRATING COMPETITION AND REGIONALISM At this point, let me note that Nigeria’s odyssey, particularly since the Lyttleton Constitution of 1954, has been a hostage, to the different and incongruous ambitions of the three colonial…

British Pound Falls Below Dollar After 31 Years

Britain’s pound sterling dips below the dollar on Wednesday Britain’s pound has experienced a fall below dollar for the first time since June 1985, the outcome of trading showed on Wednesday that the pound slipped below 1.27 dollars. The pound sterling hit a low of 1.2686 dollars GBP=D4 after 31 years at the opening of trade, before…

Palmer, ‘the King’ of golf dies

dpa/NAN, Abuja; Legendary US golfer Arnold Palmer died on Sunday in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, aged 87, the US Golf Association confirmed. Palmer died at the UPMC Presbyterian Hospital in Pittsburgh, where he had been undergoing heart tests since Thursday, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reported. Fondly known as “The King,” Palmer won seven major championships during his playing career,…

Copy of Nigeria: Inflation Accelerates – Reuters. Kaduna is sinking, El Rufai is an Abomination to Good Governance – Kaduna Elders. MMM – You are on your own, CBN warns Nigerians. IPOB responds to Buhari – stuff your ‘trek-story’. British support won the Biafra war for you, not trekking. Stolen? Buhari’s Change Begins With Me Speech in Fresh Scandal.

Nigeria: Inflation Accelerates – Reuters. Kaduna is sinking, El Rufai is an Abomination to Good Governance – Kaduna Elders. MMM – You are on your own, CBN warns Nigerians. IPOB responds to Buhari – stuff your ‘trek-story’. British support won the Biafra war for you, not trekking. Stolen? Buhari’s Change Begins With Me Speech in…

Nigeria: Inflation Accelerates – Reuters. Kaduna is sinking, El Rufai is an Abomination to Good Governance – Kaduna Elders. MMM – You are on your own, CBN warns Nigerians. IPOB responds to Buhari – stuff your ‘trek-story’. British support won the Biafra war for you, not trekking. Stolen? Buhari’s Change Begins With Me Speech in Fresh Scandal.

Nigeria: Inflation Accelerates – Reuters. Kaduna is sinking, El Rufai is an Abomination to Good Governance – Kaduna Elders. MMM – You are on your own, CBN warns Nigerians. IPOB responds to Buhari – stuff your ‘trek-story’. British support won the Biafra war for you, not trekking. Stolen? Buhari’s Change Begins With Me Speech in…