Tuesday, 8 December 2015
He said he would not join issues with him over Kogi governorship election crisis.
Following the declaration of Mr. Bello as governor-elect on Sunday, Mr. Faleke said he would not take oath of office as deputy governor.
Mr. Bello’s reaction is contained in a statements issued on Tuesday in Abuja by his media assistant, Suleiman Abdulmalik.
The spokesman of the Nigerian Army, Sani Usman, said in a statement on Tuesday that the insurgents were “decisively dealt with” while trying to escape through Pulka.
Monday, 30 November 2015
Wednesday, 28 October 2015
Sheikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al
Khalifa Tokyo Sexwale.
Monday, 26 October 2015
His appointment was announced in a press statement by the Government of Osun state moments ago.
Saturday, 24 October 2015
The tribunal, which delivered its ruling in Abuja on Saturday, also ordered that a fresh governorship election be conducted in the state within 90 days.
Friday, 23 October 2015
According to The Nation, a family member, who was with her when she breathe her last, said Maami, as she was fondly called, was hale and hearty after she was rescued from the debris of the building.
It was gathered that, Taskforce Officials stormed Obalende to enforce the law on Environmental Sanitation when the incident occurred.
Tuesday, 20 October 2015
This is extremely to much! The first son of popular Yoruba musician,Queen Salawa Abeni, Big Sheff doing his thing at Felabration 2015 with 7up.
The police said Sule who specialises in defrauding influential people was arrested at a house in Maitama area of Abuja where he claimed to have met a former governor.
A statement by the FCT Police Public Relations Officer, Manzah Anjuguri, on Monday said police detectives arrested Sule following a tip-off last Sunday.
Wednesday, 9 September 2015
The student identified as Oluchi Anekwe met her untimely death in front of the popular New Hall in campus.
The professor of geology, who would resume after the expiration of the tenure of Prof. Isaac Adewole on December 1, this year is the first from the faculty of science.
Chelsea manager attended the GQ magazine awards ceremony with his daughter Matilde who got the attention of the attendees.
Sunday, 30 August 2015
Nigeria Afro Hip hop stars, Psquare on Sunday escaped accident on their way from a show in lbadan.
The star and their crews were returning from a performance in Ibadan before the accident occurred along lagos-Ibadan Express Way.
According to Peter on his Instagram page @peterpsquare "fans help us thank God. Myself @rudeboypquare, @Papiijemeh and our assistant manager had an accident. A lorry hit and dragged our car for over 12 seconds on our way from a show in Ibadan. ."
Friday, 28 August 2015
A man identified as Gbenga Ogundana has committed suicide in his rented apartment on Orisunmibare Street, in the Cultural Centre area of Ondo Road in Akure, the Ondo State capital.
It was gathered that the man committed suicide days after losing his job.
The Inspector-General of Police, Mr Solomon Arase has approved the redeployment of 19 Assistant Inspectors General of Police and 49 Commissioners of Police.
This is contained in a statement issued by the Deputy Force Public Relations Officer, CSP Abayomi Shogunle on Friday in Abuja.
President Buhari, yesterday appointed, his long time political associate, Engr. David Lawal as Secretary to the Government of the Federation, former banker, Alhaji Abba Kyari as Chief of Staff and four others.
The appointments was greeted by angry reactions as some described it as lopsided and sectional.
The MAMA award winner and Jonny crooner who was in Wembley to thrill fans today, took to her instagram in the early hours of today to announced to her fans about a fire she and her team narrowly escaped, confirming no body was hurt.
She made this known while speaking with newsmen in Yola on Friday after being sworn –in along with 21 other commissioners, Fatima, a Consultant, said she was making the sacrifice because of the numerous challenges in the health sector.
Saturday, 15 August 2015
The Royal Traditional Council of Ife maintained that the Oba is alive and in good health for two weeks after reports about his death surfaced.While controversy rages about the Abobaku, who has reportedly run away after the death of the monarch, Lanre Akintilo commented on his Facebook account about what now happens with the trusted stewards of the Obas.
Sunday, 9 August 2015
Thursday, 9 July 2015
Adi Lederman, 39, was arrested in January after an investigation assisted by the FBI.
Under a plea bargain, Mr Lederman confessed to computer trespassing, infringement of privacy and property rights.
Ohakim, who is being prosecuted for N270m fraud allegedly perpetrated in 2008, is to produce a surety resident in Abuja to guarantee the bail.
Akambi in his ruling on Thursday accused the Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi-led past government of the state of lawlessness, deliberate disobedience to the court and announced the setting aside of the May 23rd 2015 elections which produced them.
Mrs Onanuga who described the killing of Elewuju as shocking, said the administration in the state since inception, is committed to the protection of lives and properties.
Police sources said the accident was caused by reckless driving and over speeding by drivers of a Toyota camry car and a bus.
He was told of the proposal by the Permanent Secretary of the State House, Mr. Nebolisa Emodi at a briefing on Wednesday.
He added that Boko haram was already being rolled out of Nigeria before the elections but surprisingly they have increased their attacks and spread to other parts of Nigeria.
As at the time of filing this report no lost of life has been recorded.
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Wednesday, 8 July 2015
Tuesday, 7 July 2015
The money is to be sourced, with presidential approval, from the recent Liquified Natural Gas (LNG) proceeds paid into the federation account.
Monday, 6 July 2015
Army Chief, Lt. Col. Kenneth Minimah has called on soldiers fighting the Boko Haram insurgency to win the war as a mark of honor for their colleagues who died in the course of the war.
The Chief of Army Staff who was addressing soldiers at the graveyards of the fallen heroes of the ongoing war against the Boko Haram insurgents at the wreath laying ceremony to mark this year Army Day Celebration which was shifted to Maiduguri, the theater of war of the Boko Haram counter-insurgency war said; "The only way to honour our officers and men who lie ahead of me is to ensure that this war is won and I promise that we will win this war”.
According to TMZ, Kourtney ended things with Disick—her boyfriend since 2006 and father of her three children—because of his partying.
Yekini scored 37 goals as a Nigerian international, and represented the nation in five major tournaments, including two World Cups where he scored the country's first-ever goal in the competition. He was also named the African Footballer of the Year in 1993.
May his soul continue to Rest In Peace.
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According to People Democratic Party (PDP) said Ekweremadu is expected to appear before a team of investigators at the Force Headquarters in Abuja on Monday (today).
The suspected robbers were arrested from Okitipupa, Ondo State, and Ikorodu, Lagos State, while three Sport Utility Vehicles allegedly bought from the proceeds of the robbery were recovered.
Saturday, 4 July 2015
The statement in part reads;
Friday, 3 July 2015
A member of the Civilian Joint Task Force (CJTF) disclosed this on Friday in Maiduguri.
Speaker, House of Representative , Hon. Yakubu Dogara, President Muhammadu Buhari (SPEAKING), Chairman All Progressive Congress (APC). Chief John Odigie-Oyegun and Senate President, Senator Bukola Saraki during the APC National Executive Council meeting at their National Headquarter wuse 11 in Abuja on Friday.
Thursday, 2 July 2015
In a joint press briefing at the Bagauda Kaltho Press Centre, Alausa, Managing Director of the Lagos State Waterways Authority (LASWA), Mr. Yinka Marinho described the incident as unfortunate, saying that the incident occurred despite government’s increasing efforts to make the waterways safe for residents.