Tuesday, 30 June 2015
Monday, 29 June 2015
According to reports, he was fired following the Super Falcons poor performance at the just concluded FIFA Women's World cup in Canada after the team failed to make it out of the group stage. The team's assistant coach, Christopher Danjuma has been appointed acting coach.
The council which will be led by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has the 36 state governors and the Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria as members.
Friday, 26 June 2015
OED Editor, Danica Salazar, said in London that the word twerk, a dance popularised by music stars and Internet memes, actually dated back about 200 years as a combination of twist and jerk first spelled as “twirk.’’
The production also stars Annie Idibia, Pascal Atuma and many more.
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"I have not resigned. Rather, I have made my mandate available at an extraordinary congress."he said
In early June, Blatter had said that he will be stepping down as FIFA president "I decided to stand again for election because I thought it was the best option.
Thursday, 25 June 2015
According to him, there is improvement in gas supply to power, while transmission capacity has now increased to 5,500MW.
The newly-promoted Turkish Super League club confirmed via their Facebook page that the striker had arrived in Antalya.
The House of Representative members on Thursday fought over the election of principal officers.
In a statement by Haruna Imrana, Director of Communications for the Head of Civil Service of the Federation, Danladi Kifasi, Head of Service of the Federation who announced the appointment, said that the appointment is with effect from June 25, 2015.
Wednesday, 24 June 2015
The controversial bill is among the 46 bills hurriedly passed by the last Senate house and forwarded to the President for his assent.
On his instagram page with the picture he wrote "ATL Waddup! 1st day at my new crib. Prayed for days like this...now it's here!
According to Forbes, these are the 10 highest paid Athletes of 2015 (From June 2014 - to June 2015)
1. Floyd Mayweather - $300m
2. Manny Pacquiao - $160m
Kelvin Ogholi received Queen Elizabeth's Young leaders awards. He was one of the four Nigerian who attended the queens young leaders award which held on Monday June 22nd.
Kelvin runs an agriculture-based foundation.
The hoodlums who were said to have packed their loots inside a Toyota Sienna vehicle they allegedly brought, according to eyewitnesses, overpowered policemen at the Ebute Ipakodo station located opposite the banks.
The two villages Debiro both share a geographical division between Hauwul Local Government and Biu Local government areas both in Borno state came under spate attacks on Monday and Tuesday.
Tuesday, 23 June 2015
He also announced the appointment of the immediate Commissioner for Information in Ogun State, Mr. Yusuph Olaniyonu, as his Special Adviser on Media.
Faults Buhari's claim of empty treasury
Immediate past Minister and Deputy Chairman of the National Planning Commission (NPC), Dr. Abubakar Olanrewaju Sulaiman, yesterday said ex-President Goodluck Jonathan left $30billion in the nation’s treasury contrary to the claim of President Muhammadu Buhari.
He said the amount left was apart from the US$2 billion in the Excess Crude Account as at May 29,
He said the amount would have been higher if not for the governors’ insistence on sharing the fund.
He however noted that he would need the collaboration of community members to fill the vacuum because his officers are not enough.
He made the remark while speaking at an audience with members of the Northern Traditional Rulers Council led by the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammadu Sa’ad Abubakar, at the State House, Abuja.
Speaking at a meeting with the Governors in the Presidential Villa, President Buhari also vowed that funds stolen by government officials who abused their offices in the recent past will be recovered and systemic leakages stopped.
Monday, 22 June 2015
The bomb attacks were carried out by two female suicide bombers. One of the female suicide bombers blew herself up around the Baga market area while the second one detonated the bomb strapped on her inside the market. Most of the victims killed were women and children.
Apart from millions of dollars debts the country is owing, the President said it was a national disgrace that state and federal workers in the country are being owed backlog of salaries.
The convicts while operating as a commercial tri-cyclist conspired with other persons who are still at large and falsely represented to the victim that they had the capacity to produce local and foreign currencies from pieces of papers by dipping them into mercury.
The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Defence, Aliyu Ismaila, made this known to State House correspondents after a meeting President Buhari had with Service Chiefs at the Presidential Villa, Abuja earlier today.
His cause of death has not been released. More details will be released later.
Ambode made the remark at an interactive session with journalists at the Banquet Hall of the Lagos House, Ikeja, a statement said on Sunday.
The governor, in the statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Habib Aruna, said his concern was ensuring the completion of the road.
Shortly after arriving his office, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo joined him.
Dangote Group, an equal opportunity employer with the recent planned induction of a large number of trucks and trailers into our currently expanding transport operations, seeks applications from suitable candidates from across the country who are intelligent, self-motivated and responsible staff:
Friday, 19 June 2015
The truth is that this two Nigeria Stars are cute. Some of their fans, especially ladies call them handsome Korede and Handsome Kiss Daniel.
In your own opinion who is the most handsome among this two fast rising superstars?
A statement issued by the telecommunications company noted that the General Manager, Consumer Marketing, MTN, Richard Iweanoge, made known on this Thursday while unveiling Cobhams Asuquo, as the latest addition to MTN’s list of brand ambassadors.
Also in the entourage of the Senate President on the early Friday visit are Senators Andy Uba, Danjuma Goje, Ahmed Yerima, Tayo Alasoadura and a former National Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party and former Governor of Osun State, Prince Olagunsoye Oyinlola.
Tuesday, 16 June 2015
The newly sworn in 8th National Assembly have been accused of being allegedly entitled to the sum of N9billion as wardrobe allowance as from next week.
Considering the fact that the said N9billion would not cover for other allowances such as housing, furniture and vehicle, which are the lawmakers entitlements, Nigerians have taken to the social media to express their displease.
Similarly, management of the National Assembly is reportedly currently allocating offices to the 469 federal lawmakers in both chambers of the NASS ahead of their resumption on June 23 from the two-week recess that they embarked.
Out of the said N9billion wardrobe allowance, each of the 360 lawmakers at the House of Representatives is expected to smile home with about N17.5 million while the 109 senators would have a share of N21.5 million each.
Meanwhile, the new senate president, Senator Bukola Saraki in a different report on Tuesday, promised that the 8th Senate will work to prevent revenue leakages in the country.
Monday, 15 June 2015
According to New Telegraph, the woman inflicted blade cuts on the boy for eating at a party on June 7th. The boy's parents are dead.
On the day of the incident Abdullahi said he went to the house opposite theirs at Pipeline Street in Oke-Odo area of Lagos to serve food and also to eat since there was no food in their house.
Australia won the match 2-0
Hon Dogara attributed his victory at the assembly election to God and the teachings of the church which he started attending since 1988.
Mr Toyin Gbadegeshin, the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), in Yobe, confirmed the explosions to NAN in Potiskum.
Gbadegeshin said one of the bombers targeted the vigilante office, killing seven persons, while two others died in the second explosion which occurred at Dorowa Ward in the town.
The first leg, according to the press release, will be a 36-date tour throughout the U.S. and Canada starting Aug. 31 in Vancouver, BC. The Shows are lined up in Los Angeles, Chicago, Miami, Atlanta, San Diego, San Francisco and more. The Grammy Award winner is co-producing all dates via Miss Jackson’s Rhythm Nation.
She spoke on Saturday night during “an appreciation dinner at the old Banquet Hall of the Presidential Villa, Abuja, in honour of All Progressives Congress (APC) women and youths who played a major role in President Muhammadu Buhari’s victory in the March 28 election.
Dennis, 31 with 1.65 height as captured in his temporary driver’s licence and seating on flight seat No. 23C was spotted by a member of the airline’s cabin crew when he removed the Austrian’s bag from the cockpit as if he was changing his seat.
Sunday, 14 June 2015
He should allow people with goodwill to run the government because under his watch, the state is on "life support."
Speaking with newsmen at the Peoples Democratic Party's state secretariat in Osogbo on Sunday, Omisore said for Aregbesola to have admitted that the issue of Osun was beyond his capacity, he expected him to have communicated the state House of Assembly and honourably vacate the seat of governor.