Nigerian VP writes this romantic birthday message to his wife Oludolapo Osinbajo

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Every July 15 is special to the Osinbajos, that’s Mrs. Oludolapo Osinbajo birthday. This year, Vice President went romantic as always, “your heart is my home,” he tweeted. Here is his full birthday message: “I found a girl, beautiful and sweet many years ago. I got to know you and you became Queen of my … Read moreNigerian VP writes this romantic birthday message to his wife Oludolapo Osinbajo

Fayemi tops twitter trend as he wins Ekiti 2018 Governorship Election

Fayemi tops twitter trend

The winner of the July 14, 2018 Governorship Election in Ekiti State, Dr. Kayode Fayemi is right now the most used hashtag on twitter (9:33AM, July 15). “That John OluKayode Fayemi of APC having fulfilled requirements of the law and got the highest votes is the winner and is returned elected,’’ Prof. Idowu Olayinka announced. According to … Read moreFayemi tops twitter trend as he wins Ekiti 2018 Governorship Election

Kayode Fayemi wins Ekiti 2018 Gubernatorial Election in INEC official result

Dr. Kayode Fayemi of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has been declared winner of the governorship poll in an official INEC result of Ekiti 2018 governorship election held on Saturday, July 14, 2018. According to INEC, Kayode Fayemi defeated his STRONGEST rival Prof. Kolapo Olusola of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in 12 out of 16 … Read moreKayode Fayemi wins Ekiti 2018 Gubernatorial Election in INEC official result

June 12: “Mr President, I thank you” Kola Abiola writes Buhari over GCFR award

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M.K.O Abiola’s family has written a letter of appreciation to President Muhammadu Buhari for honouring Chief M.K.O Abiola, the presumed winner of the 1993 June 12 presidential election, with Nigeria’s highest award. In a letter dated June 6, 2018, Mr. M.K.O Abiola’s son, Kola, said he was writing on behalf of the Abiola’s family. Kola Abiola’s … Read moreJune 12: “Mr President, I thank you” Kola Abiola writes Buhari over GCFR award

Minna Jail Break: Two killed, over 200 inmates reportedly escaped

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Two people have been confirmed killed by Nigeria Prisons Service (NPS) during a deadly Minna jail break today. NPS spokesperson in Niger State, Rabiu Shuaibu, said the incident occurred on Sunday night at the prison, Tunga area of Minna Metropolis, but didn’t give mention exact number of inmates that escaped. Minna Medium Security Prison is notorious for … Read moreMinna Jail Break: Two killed, over 200 inmates reportedly escaped

Policeman shoots Opeyemi Bamidele, five others in Ekiti

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A former commissioner in Lagos State and governorship aspirant in Ekiti State, Michael Opeyemi Bamidele, and five other people have been shot by a mobile policeman. Bamidele, a former member of the seventh House of Representatives, with other victims were shot at the All Progressives Congress secretariat in Ajilosun, Ado Ekiti during a reception organised … Read morePoliceman shoots Opeyemi Bamidele, five others in Ekiti

Ex-Police Commissioner Victor Onofiok gets N50million bail for alleged N1.9bn fraud

Former Nigeria’s police commissioner Victor Onofiok has been granted a N50million bail for his involvement in alleged fraud of N1.9billion. Justice Chizoba Oji of High Court, Federal Capital Territory, Apo, granted his bail application mandating him to provide two sureties with landed property and resident in the FCT. The judge therefore adjourned the case until … Read moreEx-Police Commissioner Victor Onofiok gets N50million bail for alleged N1.9bn fraud

Not Too Young To Run Law will favour rich political class-Bwala

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A legal practitioner Daniel Bwala said the Not Too Young To Run Law would favour the rich political class, who have been in the political space for long. He said the passing into law of the bill has ulterior motive which would be hijacked by the heavyweights in political parties to sponsor their young daughters … Read moreNot Too Young To Run Law will favour rich political class-Bwala

Signing into law Not-Too-Young-To-Run Bill excites Nigerian Youths

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Nigerian youths have taken to the social media to show their excitement about signing into law Not-Too-Young-To-Run Bill by President Muhammadu Buhari. “At 2.30pm today May 31, 2018, I signed into law the #NotTooYoungToRun Bill, a landmark piece of legislation that was conceived, championed and accomplished by young Nigerians. The Bill has now become an Act … Read moreSigning into law Not-Too-Young-To-Run Bill excites Nigerian Youths

Nigeria’s Democracy is WEAK, poll

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Nigerian’s democracy is weak, Nigerians have said in a latest poll conducted by Channels Television on twitter. The poll which closes in less than 23 hours from the time of filing this report asks them to rate Nigerian democracy whether it’s weak, strong,very strong Seventy eight percent (78%) of respondents picked weak, ten percent (10%) … Read moreNigeria’s Democracy is WEAK, poll

Democracy Day: Nigerians now enjoy better power supply-Buhari

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President Muhammadu Buhari said Nigerians now enjoy better and improved power supply across the country. He said Nigerians have continued to report that they now use less generators under his administration, which he attributed to his administration commitment to improving power supply. In a nationwide broadcast, Buhari said, “Nigerians from all parts of the country … Read moreDemocracy Day: Nigerians now enjoy better power supply-Buhari

Taraba Catholic seminary herdsmen attack, priest shot

A catholic priest Cornelius Pobah has been shot in the latest Taraba Catholic Seminary Herdsmen Attack in Jalingo on Monday, May 28, 2018. The attack was said to have been perpetrated early hours of today Monday, May 28, where some students were also injured with several cars damaged. The injured people have been taken to … Read moreTaraba Catholic seminary herdsmen attack, priest shot

Newborn baby goes missing in Kogi Hospital

A newborn baby has gone missing at Peniel Maternity and Clinic, in Anyigba, Dekina LGA of Kogi State. The baby was reportedly missing few minutes after delivery. The clinic is popular for child birth which earned it the name, “Mummy’s Hospital” Report from Kogi State quoted one Fitumi, a relative of the missing child’s father, … Read moreNewborn baby goes missing in Kogi Hospital

Fraud on Australians rose to $340 million in 2017-ACCC

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Fraud on Australians rose to 340 million Australian Dollars in 2017, latest scam activity report by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has said. That’s the highest compared to any other year since it began reporting “scam activity. Today’s report is the agency’s ninth in the series, where more than 200,000 scam reports were … Read moreFraud on Australians rose to $340 million in 2017-ACCC

Ramadan fasting begins TODAY, Sultan of Sokoto declares

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Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, has declared today, Thursday (May 17) as the first day of the Ramadan fasting in Nigeria. Abubakar announced the citing of the new crescent in Sokoto on Wednesday in a broadcast, to corroborate Saudi’s pronouncement. He said the new moon was sighted in various places like Sokoto, Niger, … Read moreRamadan fasting begins TODAY, Sultan of Sokoto declares

Germany to deport 30,000 illegal Nigerian migrants

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Process to deport over 30,000 illegal Nigerian migrants is underway by the German authority. Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, said the process is predicated on perceived failure and slow pace of the current system of deportation. He said the process would involve the participation of of Nigerian embassies and consulate and German immigration office. … Read moreGermany to deport 30,000 illegal Nigerian migrants

Criticising IGP Idris may be “dangerous” right now

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Inspector General of Police Ibrahim Idris is one of the most powerful public office holders in Nigeria right now as preparations for 2019 General Elections are in top gear. Idris is still lurking horns with the Nigerian Senate, particularly the President of the Upper Legislative Chamber. But the police boss is taking a complete sweep … Read moreCriticising IGP Idris may be “dangerous” right now

Saudi declares Thursday (May 17) beginning of Ramadan fasting

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Saudi authority has declared Thursday, May 17 as the commencement of the 2018 Ramadan fasting. Nigerian government has declared the same day as commencement of the Ramadan fasting, while President Muhammadu Buhari has sent best wishes to Muslim in Nigeria and around the world. Official Saudi news agency SPA said the new moon of Ramadan … Read moreSaudi declares Thursday (May 17) beginning of Ramadan fasting

Photo of the week: Chimpanzee that followed a farmer to his house in Cross River

#Trending A Facebook user Osang Gabriel has shared photos of a chimpanzee, who followed a local farmer in Bitiah Irruan community to his house. The community in located in Boki Local Government Area of Cross River State. The man reported that the arrival of the farmer with a chimp drew attention of the entire community. … Read morePhoto of the week: Chimpanzee that followed a farmer to his house in Cross River

Most youths in the north are uneducated or school dropouts-Buhari

#Buhari | #NigerianYouths Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari is unperturbed by the social media rage his London comment about Nigerian youth generated in April, which has been tagged “Lazy Nigerian Youths.” This time, Buhari is being specific, when he told Voice of America (VOA) Tuesday that most Northern youths are uneducated or school dropouts. “More than … Read moreMost youths in the north are uneducated or school dropouts-Buhari