Tambuwal Emerges DG For PDP Presidential Campaign Council

Aminu Tambuwal The Governor of Sokoto state, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal has emerged as the  Director-General of the Peoples Democratic Party presidential campaign Organisation. The organisation will be chaired by the Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel. The National Organising Secretary of the party, Capt. Umar Bature, who signed the document confirmed its authenticity. The organisation will be deputised by the Bauchi State Governor, Senator Bala …

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Why interest in BBNaija has declined – Catholic priest, Ugwu

A popular Nigerian Missionary Priest, Fr Kelvin Ugwu, working in the Gambia, has urged Nigerians to channel their energy towards voting for the right leaders so that there will be jobs for the youths. Fr Ugwu said this would discourage the monetary enticement that induces people to go for Big Brother Naija reality show and commit all kinds of immoral acts. Talking via his verified …

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BBNaija S7: How viewers voted for Sheggz, Dotun and Allyson

Following the eviction of Dotun and Allyson from Africa’s biggest reality show, BBNaija, details of how Nigerians voted for their preferred housemates have emerged Allysn, Adekunle, Bella, Shegzz, Dotun and Hermes were nominated for eviction by their fellow housemates on Monday. Last week, Chomzy, Eloswag and Doyin, were evicted from the reality show but due to a new twist, they remained in the house as …

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After 7 years in Ethiopia jail, ex-convict Onyeka busted with Cocaine at Lagos Airport again

Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, have arrested an ex-convict, Onyeka Charles Madukolu at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Ikeja Lagos for importing 5.90 kilograms of cocaine concealed in cans of deodorants and ladies’ lip gloss into Nigeria. Femi Babafemi, NDLEA spokesman, in a statement on Sunday said Onyeka, who was sentenced to seven years imprisonment in Ethiopia for drug trafficking offences …

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Sad! How 19 night travellers perished in Abuja auto crash

No fewer than 19 travelers along the Yangoji-Gwagwalada road have been burnt to death in an accident at the National Agricultural Seeds Council, Pai junction, within the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). The incident occurred around 4am on Sunday. According to the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC): “A total of 31 people comprising of 11 male occupants, 1 female, and 19 others whose sexuality could not …

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ASUU Strike: Sowore joins NANS’ protest at Lagos airport

The presidential candidate of the African Action Congress, Omoyele Sowore, has, Monday, joined Nigerian students in protest at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos. Sowore, while at the protest, said it was important for the students to intensify their action saying, “this is your struggle.” The students, who seemed happy to see Sowore at their protest, cheered him and allowed him to address them. “I …

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APC Chairman of Adamawa State Resigns

Ibrahim Bilal, the Chairman of the Adamawa state chapter of the All Progressives Congress, has tendered his resignation few weeks after his alleged impeachment. Bilal who was allegedly impeached by some members of the state working committee of the party, had gotten reinstated by a court. News of his resignation was conveyed in a letter dated September 13, 2022, which reportedly emanated from the office …

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Pastor Chris Oyakhilome Foundation Begins 100% Free School In Lagos

Chris Oyakhilome The foundation of General overseer of LoveWorld Incorporated, popularly known as Christ Embassy, Chris Oyakhilome is about to start a free school in Lagos. The Foundation on Sunday inaugurated its 100 per cent free school in Ibeju-Lekki, Lagos State. The free school project in Ibeju-Lekki, which is built under the auspices of the Inner City Mission for Children is the fourth in Lagos …

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She Refused To Marry Me After Eating My Money- Chinese Man On why He Killed Girlfriend

The Chinese man identified as Geng Quangrong, who was arrested in Kano for stabbing his Nigerian girlfriend, Ummu Kulthum, to death has opened up on why he committed the heinous crime. Geng killed 23-year-old Ummu last Friday, September 16, in her home in Kabuga Quarters, Dorayi Babba area of Kano State. He reportedly confessed to the crime after he was arrested by the police in …

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Thank You For Speaking For Our People – Yul Edochie Tells Uju Anya

Nigerian actor, Yul Edochie, has hailed Professor Uju Anya.  Yul said the Nigerian-born American professor spoke the mind of Igbos. He thanked Anya after he watched her interview on a Youtube channel, saying only the truth could set us free.  Professor Anya had gone viral after her comments on Queen Elizabeth II hours before her passing on September 8, 2022.  The professor, in her comments, …

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Buhari Govt Says Lifting 100M Nigerians From Poverty Possible

Muhammadu Buhari President Buhari-led federal government has disclosed that the plan to lift100 million Nigerians out of poverty by 2030 is attainable. Kachollum Daju, the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Labour and Employment, addressed reporters on Sunday in Abuja. She said the key players in the private sector, including development partners, remained committed to achieving the goal. Daju noted that Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) were …

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2023 Election: Being President Is For Your Benefit, Not Me – Atiku Tells Nigerian Youths

Atiku Abubakar, the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has revealed why he’s keen on becoming President.  According to him, he’s running for president in 2023 to better the lots of young Nigerians. “You’re the youth. It’s your tomorrow. If you decide to come out and protect the process, good for you. Me I’ve lived my life. What I’m doing now, I’m doing …

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Bandits Kill One, Abduct Three Farmers In Kaduna

Three farmers have been abducted and one person killed by bandits in Kurgin Gabas community, the western part of Birnin-Gwari Local Government Area of Kaduna state. Chairman of the Birnin Emirate Progressive Union (BEPU) Ishaq Usman Kasai, confirmed the incident in a statement on Sunday, September 18, 2022. According to him, on Thursday, September 15, 2022, armed bandits kidnapped the three victims at their farms. …

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Queen Elizabeth II’s Coffin Carried Into Westminster Abbey For Funeral

The coffin of late British longest serving monarch, Queen Elizabeth arrived at Westminster Abbey on Monday for a grand state funeral attended by 2,000 guests, including leaders from around the world. In a tradition dating back to Queen Victoria’s funeral in 1901, the state gun carriage bearing the coffin was hauled to the abbey by Royal Navy sailors, followed in a solemn procession by King …

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Government of Anambra State, Bars Female Students From Wearing Short Skirts

Female students in Anambra State have been banned from wearing mini-length uniforms to school across the state.  The revelation was made by the state Commissioner for Education, Prof. Ngozi Chuma-Udeh.  Chuma-Udeh announced the decision during a meeting with Education Secretaries of public and mission schools held at ASUBEB hall, Awka, over the weekend.  The Commissioner rendered her displeasure on what she saw as “the growing …

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ASUU Strike: NANS Halts Activities At Lagos Airport

By Ogechi Okorie The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) have stormed the Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Lagos to press down their demands for the government to resolve the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) strike which has dragged on for almost seven months. As early as 7.00 am, the students with various placards had taken over all the entry and exit points of …

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