FUNKE ADESIYAN EXPLAINS FOUR YEAR HIATUS

FANS of actress, Funke Adesiyan, would have noticed her absence from the movie scene for four years but she has taken time to explain what she has been doing while off the scene. The Yoruba actress, who just got her first script, explained: “I accepted my first script in four years. Many friends, family and…

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…

Ebonyi to observe every Sept 5 as day of peace

Ebonyi state government has declared 5th of September every year  as public holiday. Governor David Umahi,announced this on Thursday,during the commencement of a prayer and fasting session,organised by his government to mark the peaceful settlement of the land dispute between Ezillo and Ezza Ezillo in Ishielu local Government Area. Umahi,who said the three-day event  would…

Sack: Aero Contractors workers demonstrate, Minister intervenes

The workers were protesting the suspension of the services of the company and their being sent home compulsorily. Sirika, however, appealed to the workers to disperse till Monday when he promised to return with a feedback after his meeting with the Assets Management Company of Nigeria, the management of Aero Contractors and other critical stakeholders…

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…

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…

Messi scores on Argentina return in World Cup qualifier

FC Barcelona’s Lionel Messi scored on his return from international retirement as Argentina beat Uruguay 1-0 to go top of the South American World Cup qualifying group. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the Spain-based forward decided to stop playing for his country in June, but reversed the decision two months later. Brazil…

Samsung To Suspend Sales Of Galaxy Note 7 After Battery Explosions

Bamidele Fashube, Abuja Nigeria GVE- Samsung on Friday, unfolded plans to suspend sales of its latest flagship smartphone Galaxy Note 7 due to reports of exploding batteries. The world’s top maker of smartphones and ordinary mobile phones, will in return,  offer new devices for those who have already bought the large-screen smartphone, its mobile chief…