I Have Not Spoken To Anyone On The President’s Return – Lai Mohammed

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed has said a report attributed to him as saying the President’s return to Nigeria may be hampered by a faulty aircraft is fake. A statement from the Minister’s Special Assistant segun Adeyemi says that the minister has not spoken to anyone on the issue of the…

President Buhari Extends Vacation Writes To National Assembly

President Muhammadu Buhari has written to the National Assembly today, February 5, 2017, informing of his desire to extend his Vacation in order to complete and receive the results of a series of tests recommended by his doctors. This was made Known in a statement signed by the Special Adviser to the President  on Media and…

Theresa May: UK Will Be ‘Global Leader In Free Trade’

The UK will be a “global leader” in free trade following the Brexit vote, Theresa May has said, as she heads to China for the G20 summit. Speaking at Heathrow ahead of her first international conference since becoming prime minister, she insisted it was a “golden era” for UK-China relations. The assurance comes as she…

Theresa May: UK Will Be ‘Global Leader In Free Trade’

The UK will be a “global leader” in free trade following the Brexit vote, Theresa May has said, as she heads to China for the G20 summit. Speaking at Heathrow ahead of her first international conference since becoming prime minister, she insisted it was a “golden era” for UK-China relations. The assurance comes as she…

FG intervenes in Aero workers’ fate

The Federal Government has intervened in the plight of workers of Aero Contractors who were sent home by the airline on indefinite leave. Minister of State for Aviation, Hadi Sirika, assured that they would not lose their jobs. The workers, who were sent home on indefinite leave after the airline announced the suspension of scheduled…

Man City leave Yaya Toure out of Champions League squad

Yaya Toure Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has left midfielder Yaya Toure out of his 2016-17 Champions League squad. City could not include more than 17 overseas players in their squad. And Guardiola still has 18 on his books, despite letting four foreign internationals leave before Wednesday’s transfer deadline. Clubs can change three players after…

What Do Ratings and Reviews Say About Your App? (Infographic)

From retail purchases to application downloads, reviews have proven highly influential in the consumer decision-making process. While negative reviews can send a potential customer running, more than 90 percent of the top 100 apps in app stores have five-star ratings. An infographic from mobile engagement solutions provider Apptentive examines the impact of ratings and reviews on the…

Amapakabo denies being dumped by new Super Eagles coach, Rohr

Super Eagles’ assistant coach, Imama Amapakabo, has debunked reports claiming he was asked to leave the team’s camp in Uyo, by new Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr. Amapakabo, who is also the head coach of Enugu Rangers, was part of the Eagles’ training, before leaving for Enugu on Wednesday, to take charge of a league fixture….

Another Nigerian Airline Suspends Operations

A day after Aero Contractors announced the suspension of operations and placed staff on indefinitely leave, another national airline, First Nation, has closed business. The National Civil Aviation Authority announced yesterday that First Nation had been ordered to shut down for mandatory maintenance. The director-general, Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), Muhtar Usman, said in a…

Dutch Firms, Not Leaving Nigeria – Official

The Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Nigeria, has said that the current economic situation in Nigeria would not force Dutch companies already in Nigeria to leave the country. First Secretary for Economic Affairs of the Netherlands Embassy in Lagos Ms Tessel Kuijten,told newsmen in Lagos yesterday that the companies were still interested…

‘South-West Farmers Lose N257.4bn To Pest’

Farmers in South-West zone of the country have so far lost about N257.4 billion in 2016 due to army worm invasion, an expert has disclosed. The Head of Maize Improvement Programme, Institute of Agricultural Research and Training (IAR&T), Ibadan, Dr Folake Akinbode, made the disclosure in an interview with newsmen in Ibadan yesterday. She said…

Ondo PDP crisis: Abang hands-off Jimoh Ibrahim’s suit

….returns case file to the Chief Judge Justice Okon Abang of a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja Thursday, hands off the suit instituted by Barrister Jimoh Ibrahim seeking to stop the Senator Ahmed Makarfi led executive committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) from conducting primary election for the purpose of electing candidate for the state governorship election slated for November 26, 2016 in Ondo State. When the matter came up…