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I Cant Perform For Bola Ige Killer-Lagbaja

Posted ago by Sandra Okenwa

Celebrities campaigning for aspiring political leaders have since become a trend in Nigeria and many artistes long to be approached by politicians because it is another form of money-making avenue for them. In some of these cases, some artistes sell …

Kate Henshaw Dives Into Politics, Joins PDP

Posted ago by Sandra Okenwa

Cross River State born award winning actress Kate Henshaw has made her intentions known by joining politics under the flag of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) The veteran actress and mother of one will be officially unveiled tomorrow, 19th July, …

Shan George, Others Back Jimi Agbaje For Lagos 2015

Posted ago by Sandra Okenwa

The 2015 general elections in Nigeria is gradually gathering momentum and those nursing the ambition to vie for public offices have started making arrangements to make it a reality. In Lagos, the race to succeed Governor Babatunde Raji Fashola come …

Stella Oduah Gets Chieftancy Title In Her Home Town+Pictures

Posted ago by Sandra Okenwa

Controversial for Minister of Aviation, Stela Oduah has been recognised in her state of origin, Anambra. She could have been widely criticised while in office but on the 7th of June, 2014 she was received and honored in her home …

Nigerian Senator Dies While Going For Medical Check Up

Posted ago by Adediwura

The Chairman Senate Committee on Federal Character and Inter-Governmental Affairs, Senator Dahiru Awaisu Kuta, is dead. He died on Thursday morning while going for a medical checkup at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH). The 7th Senate had earlier lost …

Police Ordered To Arrest Emir Of Kano, Sanusi For Fraud

Posted ago by Adediwura

The new Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, is to be arrested by the Nigerian Police on fraud-related charges from his tenure as Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor. According to Sahara Reporters, sources at the Presidency in Abuja disclose …

Dr. Brimah will Fight Boko Haram; Asks Jonathan for Permission.

Posted ago by Kowope

Dr. Brimah Will Fight Boko Haram; Asks President Jonathan For Executive Authorization 26th April, 2014 Chief Anyim Pius Anyim, GCON Secretary to the Government of the Federation For onward transmission to the President, Commander in Chief of the Federal Republic …

Why I Want To Be Next AGN President— Clarion Chukwurah.

Posted ago by Kowope

Veteran Nollywood star, Clarion Chukwura, has revealed why she is eying the position presently occupied by Ibinabo Fiberesima, the President of Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN). In September 2014, members of the guild will go to the polls to elect …

I Don’t Use ‘Pink Ladies’ To Pimp Girls For Politicians—Iyabo Ojo Cries Out.

Posted ago by Kowope

When sultry actress, Iyabo Ojo formed her group, ‘Pink Ladies’ few years ago, tongues began to wag that the clique was an association established by the sexy actress to pimp beautiful ladies to rich men in the society. The interest …

Jonathan Lays 2nd Niger Bridge Foundation Stone

Posted ago by Sandra Okenwa

President Goodluck Jonathan, on March 10, 2014, laid the foundation stone for the construction of second Niger Bridge linking Asaba in Delta State with Onitsha in Anambra State, as the project is to be constructed by Julius Berger Plc. Also …

President Jonathan’s N9bn Jet Develops Technical Problem in Minna

Posted ago by Elsie

President Jonathan and some top government officials yesterday Saturday March 8th escaped an air mishap at the Minna Airport, Niger State, when a presidential jet developed a technical fault, while they were aboard, Punch reports. Find full report below… The presidential …

50 Gunmen Attack Enugu Government House

Posted ago by Elsie

According to reports, 50 gunmen who arrived in 7 buses attempted to attack Enugu State Government House in the early hours of yesterday Saturday March 8th but didn’t succeed as security personnel attached to the Government House engaged them in …

Must Read: Centenary Anniversary Broadcast by President Jonathan

Posted ago by Elsie

This is the national broadcast by Pres. Jonathan on the occasion of Nigeria’s Centenary Celebrations today Wednesday, 26th February, 2014. Read his full speech below Dear Compatriots, 1.  I extend warm greetings and felicitations to all Nigerians as we celebrate …

Hamza Al-Mustapha Launches NGO for Peace and Unity in Nigeria

Posted ago by Elsie

Major Hamza Al-Mustapha, former Chief Security Officer to ex-Head of State, Late General Sani Abacha has launched a platform known as the Al-Mustapha Peace, Unity and Development Initiative which he seeks to use to promote peace in Nigeria, especially in …

The Financial Reporting Council Report That Got Sanusi Suspended

Posted ago by Elsie

President Jonathan’s decision to suspend CBN Governor, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi yesterday Feb. 20th was based on a report of the Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria, FRCR dated June 7, 2013. In the report, FRCR ripped apart the 2012 audited financial …

Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe Turns 90, Says Not Retiring Yet

Posted ago by Elsie

Zimbabwe’s longest serving president, Robert Mugabe turned 90 today 21st of February, and in his address to his party faithfuls, said he’s not ready to vacate the president’s seat yet. “When the day comes and I retire, yes, sure, the …

Gov.Fashola Bans Mini Skirts,Tight Trousers,Sleeveless Gowns

Posted ago by Elsie

Lagos State Governor has banned all form of indecent dressing among female public servants Worried by the way some ladies dress, the state government had to introduce new dress code among public servants, especially the female folk. According to Pm …

House of Reps Reject Pres. Jonathan’s Decision to Remove Sanusi

Posted ago by Elsie

Great news! House of Reps members are fighting back, According to this tweet from Hon. Abike Dabiri, the House has rejected President Jonathan’s decision to suspend Sanusi Lamido Sanusi as CBN governor.

President Jonathan Picks Zenith Bank MD as New CBN Governor

Posted ago by Elsie

President Jonathan has picked the current Managing Director of Zenith Bank Godwin Emefiele to replace Sanusi Lamido Sanusi as the new Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria. His name has been forwarded to the Senate for confirmation. Bayo Adelabu, …

President Jonathan Suspends CBN Governor Sanusi Lamido Sanusi

Posted ago by Elsie

President Jonathan has suspended Central Bank of Nigeria Governor, Mallam Sanusi Lamido Sanusi and has appointed an acting Governor, Dr Sarah Alade, the most senior Deputy Governor of the CBN. This was made known in a State House Press Statement …