Saturday, 10 December 2016
Phala, a pastor with AK Spiritual Christian Church, Makgodu, Limpopo in the north eastern area of South Africa, instructed his followers to drink the disinfectant, while also acknowledging that it was dangerous to do so.
The General Overseer of The Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Enoch Adeboye at this year's Holy Ghost Congress has assured all participant that God answers prayers.
Adeboye spoke during the on going Holy Ghost congress, at the church's new auditorium, 3km by 3km, urging, that God hears when he is called upon.
Speaking on the topic, 'Before they call', the cleric said God will do whatever is asked according to his name.
Friday, 9 December 2016
Ghanaian’s incumbent President, John Mahama, has called Nana Akufo-Addo, his major opponent in the presidential election, to concede defeat.
Akufo-Addo and Mahama Akufo-Addo and Mahama Mahama, called Akufo-Addo to congratulate him on his victory, which has not yet been announced by the electoral commission.
The resolution followed death of three corps members, Miss Ifedolapo Oladepo, Miss Elechi Chiyerom and Mr. Ukeme Asuquo in their orientation camps in Kano, Zamfara and Bayelsa respectively.
The spokesman of the 28th Task Force Battalion of the Army said two teen female suicide bombers sneaked into the bustling market and detonated themselves in the middle of it.
Thursday, 8 December 2016
The electronics giant Sony has announced the first games from its Playstation franchise to be launched for smartphones. Part of the ForwardWorks company established earlier this year to expand the Playstation world to mobile devices, the new games will launch from spring next year in Japan, for both iOS and Android devices.
At a press conference in Tokyo, Sony said it's working on mobile versions of popular PlayStation games such as 'Everybody golfs,' 'Wild Arms', 'Arc the Lad', 'What Did I Do to Deserve This, My Lord?' and 'Parappa the Rapper'. It's also working with other game developers such as Square Enix and Gree on new titles.
The games were unveiled along with a new slate that can connect to game cards to a tablet or phone.
Funke Akindele aka Jenifa releases Christmas card, takes gifts to childre
She sent out a Christmas card, with a wish that her fans “remain blessed this season and always”. More photos after cut...
Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, presented to the Senate on Thursday the abolition of the state joint local government account.
Ekweremadu said that the Senate constitution committee adopted the recommendation to create a mayoral seat for the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Abuja.
The Federal Government of Nigeria has declared Monday Dec 12th as public holiday to mark the Eid-El-Maulud celebration.
This was contained in a statement released today by the Minister of Interior, Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau. He wished all Nigerians a happy and peaceful Eid-El-Maulud celebration.
Federal government is on plan to exhume the body of Miss Ifedolapo Oladepo, a serving corps member in Kano State who died in controversial circumstance to ascertain the cause of her death.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday ordered for investigation into her death.
Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Thursday advocated the need for strong democratic institutions in Nigeria, saying that such was critical to economic growth and overall development.
Governor Ambode, who spoke at Lagos House in Ikeja when he received on courtesy visit the new United States Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. Stuart Symington, said the transformation of the country depends largely on strong institutions rather than individuals, and as such, all hands must be on deck towards achieving such.
President New Era Foundation,Senator Oluremi Tinubu and the One day Governor Lagos State, Spelling Bee Winners Year 2015 & 2016,(from R-L) Idowu Soniki,Abdulliadi Faaiz,Dahunsi Fehinti,(L)Olaseinde Olufemi,Kehinde Komolafe,Okinbaloye Rashidat,during Courtesy Visit to the President New Era Foundation,at her Office Yaba Lagos.
Wednesday, 7 December 2016
Frank Edward and Don Moen sings their favourite song together at the experience 2016.
Presidential and Parliamentary elections in Ghana began Wednesday at 7:00a.m across the 275 polling stations and will end by 5:00p.m.
There are seven persons contesting for the presidential position and they include, the current president, John Mahama from National Democratic Congress (NDC), Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo, of the main opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP), Mr Ivor Kobina Greenstreet, Convention People’s Party (CPP), Nana Konadu Agyeman-Rawlings, National Democratic Party (NDP),
Also, 606 had a third class, 50 students had a pass and for the unclassified degrees, 65 students graduated with credit.
Kah-Lo, an alumna of Hofstra Journalism in the United States of America, was nominated for Best Dance Recording “Rinse & Repeat” – Riton Featuring Kah-Lo.
The groups claimed that operatives of DSS, EFCC and National Drugs Law and Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) invaded the Abuja's residence of Mrs. Patience Jonathan in the absence of the former First Lady, without any formal notice or warrant.
Tuesday, 6 December 2016
This was coming as the Federal Government warned the serving and prospective NYSC members against hiding information from government officials to ensure their total safety while serving their fatherland.
The request is contained in a letter read by the Senate President, Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Tuesday entitled “2017 budget proposal and plans to lead Nigeria out of recession.”
They were suspended for allegedly disrupting the peace of the institution.
For months now, the Vice-Chancellor of FUTA, Prof. Adebiyi Daramola and the union leaders, who are mainly non-teaching staff have been at loggerahead.
In a statement on Monday, CONMEBOL said it awarded the title “as a posthumous homage to the victims of the fatal crash that leaves our sport in mourning.”
Tinubu, who made his views known via his social media handles on a series of messages he twitted @Asiwaju Tinubu, on Monday, also denied links to the formation of a new party.
At a meeting with staff of the Nigerian Embassy in Abu Dhabi on Sunday, the Minister said as the government fights corruption, corruption is also fighting back, using even unsuspecting sources, adding: ”This is the biggest challenge facing the administration at the moment.”
The victim identified as Blessing Alex hails from Ikoto Town, Ini L.G.A, Cross- Rivers State.
She was an apprentice in a sewing institute in the community
One of the victims, simply identified as Daniel died at the spot. He was the suspect's uncle. - a younger brother of his father's.
Monday, 5 December 2016
The Tin-Can Island command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has revealed how it intercepted a 20ft container of "ready to eat Nigerian foods".
NAN reports that the Customs Area Controller, Comptroller Bashar Yusuf, revealed that ready-to-eat Nigerian foods like Egusi soup, jollof rice, ogbono and yam porridge being imported from India into Nigeria, were intercepted.
Yusuf spoke with stakeholders at the SDV/SCOA Terminal while handing over the container of imported prepared foods to officials of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC).
The controller described the scenario as an “aberration”, considering the fact that government granted zero duty for the importation of machinery for the packaging of agricultural products. “Why should indigenous menu be imported into the country at a time when investors are much sought after to boost local industries,’’ Yusuf queried.
He had, last week, in Johannesburg, South Africa, told the world that he had destroyed his Green Card to protest the election of Donald Trump in the last U.S presidential election.
Reliable sources say Gurama’s body was found in the gutter, adding that one of the kidnappers must have alerted a member of the public to where the body was.
In a statement issued by Bisi Kazeem, the Head Media Relations and Strategy of the Corps, he clarified that the Corps Marshal of FRSC, Boboye Oyeyemi was misquoted when he decried the number of his staff that were killed by errant motorists avoiding arrests, which he said would have been avoided if the Corps were to bear arms.
Speaking during the Freedom Thanksgiving Service held in honour of Hon. Ojukaye Flag Amachree at Buguma town in Asari Toru Local Government Area, the minister who was represented by Senator Magnus Abe, All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate for Rivers South East Senatorial District in the legislative re-run election, said he was aware of threats by some people to deal with the electoral officials and intimidate members of the public from engaging in their civic duties.
Sunday, 4 December 2016
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and his wife Dolapo, former President Olusegun Obasanjo, Former Head of State Yakubu Gowon, former Interim President of Nigeria, Ernest Shonekan, former Vice President Alex Ekwueme, and others, attended the Aso Villa Chapel's end of the year thanksgiving service which held in Abuja today December 4th. More pix after cut...
Oba Ogunwusi, in a statement by his media aide, Moses Olafare, wondered how a right thinking person and a Yoruba monarch should refer to Moremi as a traitor just because she used her power of a woman to liberate her people from incessant invasions by some faceless terrorists?"
Born on September 28th 1936, the deceased who was onetime ICAN president, graduated from the University of London in 1963. She was appointed the first female chairman of the United Bank for Africa, UBA in 1984 by President Buhari who was a military Head of State.
Saturday, 3 December 2016
The President described the hard-earned victory over the Indomitable Lionesses as “very sweet and well-deserved”.
Gary Cahill’s own goal gave City the lead but strikes from Diego Costa, Willian and Eden Hazard earned Antonio Conte’s side a 3-1 victory.
The Corps Marshal of the Federal Road Safety Commission, Mr Boboye Oyeyemi, made this known after detailing an increased rate of personnel casualties at the commission.
The flag-draped cedar turn left Havana on Wednesday, passing roads lined with people chanting “I am Fidel!” and making daily stops on the way to Santiago de Cuba in the eastern end of the country.