Naira Marley

Naira Marley show was disrupt Cameroon special forces

Nigerian singer and songwriter, Azeez Fashola, aka Naira Marley, has urged bloggers not to paint Cameroonians bad, saying they love Nigerians. The singer made the appeal after the cancellation of the concert he was invited to perform in on Valentine’s Day in Cameroon. Cameroon’s indigenous musicians fiercely opposed Marley’s invitation to the event. Following the…

Physical Presence Is Mandatory For Membership Registration – APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has stated that the upcoming membership registration to its party will require the physical presence of intending members and members alike. According to the political party, the move is to ensure that members’ data are captured during the membership registration and revalidation exercise. While speaking on Thursday at a workshop…

Education Minister Reaffirms January 18 School Resumption Date

The Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu has confirmed that the January 18, 2021 school resumption date will stand. According to a statement released on Thursday, by Bem Goong – the Ministry’s Director of Press and Public Relations, the Education Minister stated that the decision was reached following extensive consultations with state governors, commissioners of…

Twenty-One Commissioners of Police Redeployed By IGP

About twenty-one Commissioners of Police have been redeployed to new commands and formations; following an order by the Inspector-General of Police,Mohammed Adamu. According to a statement on Tuesday from Aremu Adeniran – the Deputy Force Public Relations Officer, CSP, the redeployments will take immediate effect as directed by the Force’s Inspection-General. Some of the redeployed…

PDP Felicitates With Obiozor After Victory In Ohanaeze Ndigbo Election

Newly elected President-General of Ohaneze Ndigbo – the Igbo socio-cultural organization – Professor George Obiozor has been congratulated by the People’s Democratic Party (PDP). In a statement signed by the party’s National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, the Ex-National Ambassador to United States, Israel and Cyprus was lauded with accolades after his victory in Sunday’s election;…

President Buhari, Osinbajo and Other Leaders Will Receive COVID-19 Vaccine on Live TV – Shuaib

The Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of the National Primary Health Care Development Agency, Faisal Shuaib, has announced that Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari will receive Covid-19 vaccine on live television, alongside other top and prominent Nigerian leaders including Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, and the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss…

FG Sanction Passport Holders, Travellers, Govt. Officials For Skipping COVID-19 Test Protocols

The Federal Government has sanctioned travellers, government officials and other passport holders; for failing to undergo compulsory COVID-19 tests after returning into the country. Dr Sani Aliyu – the National Coordinator of the Presidential Task Force on Covid-19 – spoke extensively in a video released on Twitter; by the Ministry of Information and Culture on…

COVID 19: More NYSC Members Test Positive, PTF Speaks On Rising Rate Of Infections, Commences Sanctioning of Defaulting Passengers

The Presidential Task Force (PTF) on Covid-19 has announced that 731 members of Batch B National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) have tested positive for coronavirus. Mr Boss Mustapha– The Chairman of the PTF on Covid-19 – had informed the public during Tuesday’s briefing at Abuja. The Chairman who spoke extensively, explained that the PTF had…

NCC Orders Network Providers To Block SIM Cards Registered Without NIN after Dec. 30

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has directed telecommunication companies to block SIM Cards not registered with National Identity Numbers (NIN) after December 30. In a meeting held on Monday, – the Chief Executive Officers (CEOs) and Management of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), the National Identity Management Commission…

FG Suspends Issuance Of Licenses For Free Trade Zones, Inaugurates Performance Evaluation Panel

The Federal Government of Nigeria has suspended the issuance of licences for the operation of free trade zones (FTZs) across the country. The Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Niyi Adebayo revealed the development during the inauguration of the panel set up to evaluate the performance of Free Trade Zones; which was held on Monday.…

Onuachu bags third brace of the season, Dessers scores as Genk extend unbeaten run against Antwerp

The Nigeria internationals delivered impressive performances in front of goal to inspire the Blue and White to their seventh consecutive win Paul Onuachu grabbed his third brace of the season while Cyriel Dessers scored as Genk secured a 4-2 victory over Royal Antwerp in Sunday’s Belgian First Division A game. Onuachu has been delivering eye-catching…

Abiru Emerges Winner Of Lagos East Senatorial Bye-Election

The All Progressives Congress candidate, Tokunbo Abiru, has been declared winner of the Lagos East senatorial bye-election conducted on Saturday. In an announcement made by The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Abiru had amassed a total of 89,204 votes defeating his rival Babatunde Gbadamosi of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) who emerged with 11,257 votes.…

FIRS On Taxes: We Will Recover Debts With Penalties After Deadline

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has announced the 31st of December, 2020 as it’s deadline for the recovery of outstanding taxes after which penalties and interests will follow. Executive Chairman of the FIRS, Muhammad Nami, explained in a signed statement that the service had disbursed series of palliatives for waivers of penalties and interest…

Ekanola Secures Approval As Acting VC From UI Governing Council

Newly elected acting Vice Chancellor, Prof. Adebola Ekanola has yesterday secured the approval of The Governing Council of the University of Ibadan. Prof. Ekanola’s appointment comes after an election was held at the University’s International Conference Centre in Ibadan and was presided over by Prof. Olayinka Omigbodun who is the Provost, College of Medicine. His…

Okocha: I will Score Rohr 7 Over 10

Former Super Eagles skipper and talisman, Austin Jay Jay Okocha believes that Nigerian coach, Gernot Rohr has done a considerably good job since taking charge of Nigeria’s national team. The German tactician has been subject of heavy criticism in recent times especially after the forgettable performance in the two legged AFCON qualifiers encounter against Sierra…

Nigerian Money

Nigerian Money

Nigerian Money: The House says Akpabio is trying to distract Nigerians from the investigation into the financial activities of the NDDC. The House says Godswill Akpabio’s should go ahead and publicly publish a list of names of lawmakers who received contracts from the NDDC like he alleged [BBC] The House says Godswill Akpabio’s should go…

Arewa youths react as Atiku’s son declaration

Arewa youths react as Atiku’s son declaration

The Arewa Youths Consultative Forum, AYCF, has reacted to reports that Atiku Abubakar, former Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential candidate, will be running for the same office in 2023. One of Atiku’s sons, Abubakar Adamu had explained that the former Vice President would contest for the presidency again in 2023 because “he has been an astute, strategic,…