Woman Sells Stolen Baby To Pastor For N900k In Edo State

The woman after her arrest The owner of an illegal orphanage, Godswill Ophanage, at Ekpan, Warri, Delta State identified as Juliet Phillips, has been arrested for allegedly stealing and selling a 2-year-old boy to a pastor in Edo State. According to a report by Dailypost, Juliet was arrested alongside her mother and one Collins Ogbor … Continue reading Woman Sells Stolen Baby To Pastor For N900k In Edo State

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Chelsea suffer worst defeat in 26 years, humiliated by City

Manchester City took over the English Premier League summit on Sunday in style, inflicting a record 6-0 defeat of Chelsea, and sending them to the sixth position behind Arsenal. It was the worst defeat ever suffered by the London club in the last 26 years. Manchester City’s Argentinian striker Sergio Aguero (2R) celebrates with teammates … Continue reading Chelsea suffer worst defeat in 26 years, humiliated by City

PDP accuses APC of plans to import foreigners for elections.

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has accused the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) of intention to import more foreign nationals into the country to influence the general elections, especially the presidential election. Consequently, the party charged security agencies to immediately carry out comprehensive investigation on the security and political implications of the presence of two … Continue reading PDP accuses APC of plans to import foreigners for elections.

Man Named His Cute New Born Twins Atiku And Wike In Rivers

A Nigerian man identified as, Saveme Odual, has reportedly named his new born twins after Atiku and Wike in Rivers state.According to Facebook user, Joy Oyaghiri-Fagbemi, the man who named his new born twins Atiku and Wike, is said to be a former member of the APC who decamped to PDP the day Governor Wike … Continue reading Man Named His Cute New Born Twins Atiku And Wike In Rivers

INEC removed Amina Zakari from Collation center of the Presidential poll results

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has excluded Amina Zakari and other national commissioners from the collation of presidential poll results. The electoral body had initially designated Zakari to lead the collation center during the Presidential election on February 16th. This followed a public outcry with many claiming that Zakari is a relative of President … Continue reading INEC removed Amina Zakari from Collation center of the Presidential poll results

Executive Order 007 Of 2019 To Boost Private Sector -Finance Minister

Minister of Finance, Mrs. Zainab Ahmed, has explained that the Executive Order 007 of 2019 on the Road Infrastructure Development and Refurbishment Investment Tax Credit Scheme will provide the much-needed private capital for infrastructure development in the country. “The scheme will incentive private sector investment in Nigerian roads across key economic corridors and industrial clusters, … Continue reading Executive Order 007 Of 2019 To Boost Private Sector -Finance Minister

FG Plan To Cut #3,000 From The Newly Approved Minimum Wage Of Workers

Mixed reactions have trailed the decision of the National Council of State on the new minimum wage for workers in Nigeria. Recall that the National Council of State has decided that the national minimum wage for states and the private sector should be N27,000, and agreed also that N30,000 should be minimum wage for federal … Continue reading FG Plan To Cut #3,000 From The Newly Approved Minimum Wage Of Workers

Trouble! As Onnoghen’s Counsel Tells CCT They Have No Jurisdiction To Hear Case Against CJN

Counsel to the defendant Olanipekun, SAN says the defence is stating what the law says and not feelings or thinking as the prosecutor is making the court to believe. Says they have an interlocutory application pending before the CCT that it has no jurisdiction to hear case against Onnoghen. Prosecutor Aliyu Umar, SAN states that … Continue reading Trouble! As Onnoghen’s Counsel Tells CCT They Have No Jurisdiction To Hear Case Against CJN

Family releases burial details of late Shehu Shagari

The family of Nigeria’s former executive president, late Alhaji Shehu Shagari, who died Friday will be buried today (Saturday, December 29) in Sokoto. His grandson, Nuradeen Mahe, told newsmen in Sokoto that the late President would be flown from Abuja to Sokoto for burial on Saturday, in accordance with Islamic rites. Shagari, who was 93, … Continue reading Family releases burial details of late Shehu Shagari

Don’t Embarass Us, FG Begs NLC On December 31st Deadline For New Minimum Wage

Nigerians will need to pray and hope for a quick resolution or agreement between the Federal Government and the Nigeria Labour Congress if the on going back and forth is any thing to go by. The Federal Government on Friday, urged the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), to discard the December 31 ultimatum over lingering disagreement … Continue reading Don’t Embarass Us, FG Begs NLC On December 31st Deadline For New Minimum Wage

#Minimum wage: NLC issues December 31 deadline to Federal Government

The organised labour has given the Federal Government up to December 31 to send the tripartite committee report on N30,000 minimum wage to the National Assembly following a decision that was taken in Lagos on Thursday at a joint meeting of three labour centres—the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Trade Union Congress (TUC) and the United … Continue reading #Minimum wage: NLC issues December 31 deadline to Federal Government

Bukola Saraki Blasts APC After Buhari Was Booed At National Assembly

Senate President, Bukola Saraki, on Wednesday, fired at the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), hours after President Muhammadu Buhari was booed as he presented the 2019 Budget. In his statement posted on his official Facebook page, Saraki noted that Nigerians have witnessed stunted growth in their respective businesses, lost their jobs during the recent recession … Continue reading Bukola Saraki Blasts APC After Buhari Was Booed At National Assembly

Police begin search of Former Chief of Defence’s killer in Nasarawa State

Police IG, Ibrahim Idris has deployed the Intelligence Response Team and the Special Tactical Squad to Nasarawa State to fish out the killers of former Chief of Defence Staff, Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh. Spokesman for Nasarawa State Police Command, Kennedy Idirisu , said in Lafia on Wednesday that the team, alongside senior military personnel, … Continue reading Police begin search of Former Chief of Defence’s killer in Nasarawa State

NLC Rejects Any Renegotiation Of N30,000 Minimum Wage

The President of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Ayuba Wabba, has reacted to a proposal by President Muhammadu Buhari to set up a technical committee to review the agreed N30,000 minimum wage, saying organised labour will not be a party to such an exercise. Buhari had revealed the plan to constitute the proposed technical review … Continue reading NLC Rejects Any Renegotiation Of N30,000 Minimum Wage

Aisha Buhari warns against discriminating drug addicts

The wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, Aisha has cautioned against discriminating against those involved in the usage of hard drugs. Mrs Buhari said rather than isolating and discriminating drug users, the society should look beyond the problem and begin to look at the main cause of the problem. The wife of the President spoke at … Continue reading Aisha Buhari warns against discriminating drug addicts

The Federal Executive Council, approved the 2019 budget proposal.

The approval was granted at Friday’s special session presided over by  President Muhammadu Buhari. The meeting which started by 10:30am lasted  till around 1:00.pm at the Presidential Villa. Briefing State House Correspondents at the end of FEC meeting at the presidential villa, Abuja, the Minister of Budget and Planning, Udoma Udoma said the Council will liaise with … Continue reading The Federal Executive Council, approved the 2019 budget proposal.

Court gives EFCC, DSS, police 72 hours to produce Diezani Alison-Madueke

The chief Justice of Federal Capital Territory High Court, sitting in Apo, Abuja, on December 4, 2018, ordered the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, the Nigerian Police Force, the Department of States Security Service and all other security agencies to apprehend and arrest a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison Madueke within 72 … Continue reading Court gives EFCC, DSS, police 72 hours to produce Diezani Alison-Madueke

“We are starting the ranches soon To End Herdsmen Killing – FG

The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh has said the Federal Government will soon begin cattle ranching in the country to stop herdsmen killings. Ogbeh made the disclosure on Monday during his official visit to a beans market located at Auta Ballefi, Nasarawa State, operated by the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs), NAN … Continue reading “We are starting the ranches soon To End Herdsmen Killing – FG

INEC promotes 2,209 members of staff ahead of the 2019 elections

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has promoted 2,209 members of its staff in its 2018 promotion exercise. Malam Mohammed Haruna, INEC National Commissioner and Member, Information and Voter Education Committee disclosed this on Thursday in Abuja. According to Haruna 847 junior and 1,362 senior staff were promoted after the commission considered the report of … Continue reading INEC promotes 2,209 members of staff ahead of the 2019 elections

#ASUU: House of Reps declares state of emergency- puts pressure on Buhari

The House of Representatives, yesterday, declared a state of emergency on the education sector, vowing to rescue it from further decay. To this end, the House resolved to increase the budgetary allocation of the sector to the United Nations standard of 26 per cent from the present paltry seven percent. It also set up an … Continue reading #ASUU: House of Reps declares state of emergency- puts pressure on Buhari

Saraki Pleads With Buhari’s Presidency To Probe Police, As Robbery Suspect Dies In Custody

Following the eventual disclosure by the Nigeria Police Force, that Michael Adikwu, the principal suspect in the deadly bank robbery attacks in Offa, Kwara State, on April 5, 2018, is dead, the President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has called on the Presidency, to institute a judicial inquiry into ‘how and when’ the … Continue reading Saraki Pleads With Buhari’s Presidency To Probe Police, As Robbery Suspect Dies In Custody

Agree to N30,000 Minimum Wage or face the consequences- NLC to Governors

The President of Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Comrade Ayuba Wabba, has stated that the N30,000 national minimum wage agreed by all stakeholders and submitted to President Muhammadu Buhari, by the National Minimum Wage Tripartite Negotiation Committee was a compromise figure. Comrade Wabba has also insisted that the committee has fully completed its working with all … Continue reading Agree to N30,000 Minimum Wage or face the consequences- NLC to Governors

President Buhari Sends Message To Nigerians On Eid-el-Maulud

President Muhammadu Buhari has extended greetings to entire Nigerian citizens and Muslims on the occasion of the Eid-el-Maulud; the birthday of the Holy Prophet Muhammad. In his message to mark this year’s Eid-el-Maulud by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, in Abuja on Monday, Buhari wished all citizens peace, happiness, … Continue reading President Buhari Sends Message To Nigerians On Eid-el-Maulud

#Minimum Wage: Buhari, Governors In Closed Door Meeting

President Muhammadu Buhari and some state governors under the aegis of Nigerian Governors’ Forum, NGF, are currently meeting in his office at the Presidential Villa in Abuja. According to report, the president and the governors are meeting over the disagreement between the organised labour and state governors on the proposed N30,000 minimum wage. Recall that … Continue reading #Minimum Wage: Buhari, Governors In Closed Door Meeting

Oshiomhole speaks on foreign predictions that Atiku will defeat Buhari

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole has urged Nigerians to disregard foreign predictions on the outcome of the 2019 presidential election. Oshiomhole noted that only Nigerians would be responsible for the outcome of the election, adding that foreign sources predictions hold no ‘water.’ The APC Chairman while speaking with … Continue reading Oshiomhole speaks on foreign predictions that Atiku will defeat Buhari

Trouble: Ex-President, Obasanjo Fingered In BIG Murder Case

The name of former President Olusegun Obasanjo has shockingly been linked to the murder of a former Minister of Justice Bola Ige. This damning accusation was made by a radio presenter, Akanda Oro, popularly known as Awikonko who insists that ex-President had a hand in the murder of Bola Ige. According to The Punch, Oro, … Continue reading Trouble: Ex-President, Obasanjo Fingered In BIG Murder Case

Federal Government declares Tuesday, Nov. 20th as public holiday to celebrate Eid-El Maulud

The Federal Government has declared Tuesday, 20th November 2018 as public holiday to mark the Eid-El Maulud celebration. This was made known by the Minister of Interior, Lt Gen (rtd) Abdulrahman Dambazau who made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government in a statement signed by the permanent secretary Dr. M.B Umar, he urged … Continue reading Federal Government declares Tuesday, Nov. 20th as public holiday to celebrate Eid-El Maulud

Dybala not thinking of leaving Juventus for Manchester united

Juventus forward Paulo Dybala has rejected the notion that he could leave the club next year and has pledged to help the team fight for major trophies. The Italian champions are on course to retain their crown after just three-and-a-half months of the new season, having already moved six points clear of second-placed Napoli. Massimilano … Continue reading Dybala not thinking of leaving Juventus for Manchester united

Vote Out Governors Opposing N30,000 Minimum Wage, NLC Tells Workers

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) Thursday asked its members to vote out state governors opposing the proposed N30,000 minimum wage. It added that would not be intimidated by threat from the Nigeria Governors' Forum (NGF) to sack workers if the new national minimum wage is implemented. NLC President, Mr. Ayuba Wabba, said this in a … Continue reading Vote Out Governors Opposing N30,000 Minimum Wage, NLC Tells Workers