Blame lazy leaders for 133 million Nigerians living in poverty – Experts

Economic experts have blamed the leaders of both federal and state governments for 133 million Nigerians living in poverty. A Financial Inclusion/Wealth Management expert, Mr Idakolo Gbolade and Professor of Management and Accounting at Lead City University, Ibadan, Godwin Oyedokun, made this disclosure to DAILY POST while reacting to the recent National Bureau of Statistics, NBS Multidimensional Poverty report. DAILY POST reported on Friday that …

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EPL: Why I rejected €350m offer to leave Man Utd – Ronaldo

Manchester United forward, Cristiano Ronaldo, has confirmed he turned down a €350million offer to leave in the summer. It’s been widely reported that Ronaldo was desperate to leave Old Trafford since the summer. The 37-year-old was linked to many different clubs, including Chelsea, Bayern Munich, Sporting Lisbon, Real Madrid and Paris Saint-Germain. The Portugal captain also received a stunning offer from an unnamed club in …

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NYSC: Main reasons why Buhari approved Fadah’s sack

Barely six months after resumption of office as the 19th Director General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), President Muhammadu Buhari, on Thursday, approved the immediate removal of Brigadier-General Muhammad Kukah Fadah, from office as the scheme’s boss. Brig Gen MK Fadah had formally assumed office as the 19th NYSC DG on Wednesday, May 18, this year after his appointment as replacement for his …

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BBNaija’s Sheggz openly declares to Phyna, says “Bella is my wife, my one and only” [Video]

Sheggz is out here making the ladies tear up as he reveals he only has eyes for one woman, Bella, and declares her his wife. The Big Brother Naija former housemate, who celebrated his 27th birthday last week, was live on Instagram with one of his favorite housemates, Phyna. While speaking with her, Phyna, who emerged as their winner for the season, she teased him about …

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Nigerians react as over N30 increment on school children’s daily feeding

Mixed reactions have trailed the Federal Government’s thirty-naira increment on school children daily feeding in Delta state. The State Commissioner for Humanitarian and Community Support Services in Delta state, Dr Darlington Ijeh announced that the cost of school children feeding through the National Home-Grown School Feeding Programme had been reviewed from seventy Naira to a hundred Naira per child. Netizens react to N30 increment on school children’s …

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Abuja-Kaduna Train Service To Resume In Less Than Two Weeks – FG

Abuja-Kaduna train service will resume operation in less than two weeks, the federal government has confirmed.  Mu’azu Jaji Sambo, the minister of transportation, said this on Thursday in Ibadan, at the Railway station in Moniya, at his first inspection visit to the 157-km Lagos-Ibadan standard gauge railway.  He assured of the safety of railway passengers across the country, as well as security on board the …

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Jay Jay Okocha Top List Of Most Dribbles In World Cup Game

A former Super Eagles captain, Austin Okocha, has topped the list of dribbles completed in a World Cup game. He currently tops the list of most dribbles in a single FIFA World Cup game since 1966, PUNCH Sports Extra reports. According to a survey by Opta, the former Paris Saint Germaine midfielder made a total of 15 successful dribbles against Italy at the 1994 World Cup …

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Psquare Forever – Peter, Paul Okoye Celebrate Birthday In Matching Outfit

Nigerian music duo, Peter and Paul Okoye aka Psquare have shared cute photos celebrating their 41st birthday. Taking to their individual Instagram pages, Mr P and his twin brother, Rude Boy urged fans to celebrate with them at Eko Hotels on the 20th.  Rude boy wrote: “Yep it’s our birthday  See y’all this Sunday @ EKO hotels and suites #psquare4ever concert LETS CELEBRATE”  Mr P wrote: “HAPPY …

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Stop Fooling Nigerians – Wike Attacks Atiku For Criticizing Buhari

Atiku Abubakar, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential candidate, has been tackled by Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State for criticizing President Muhammadu Buhari.  Wike spoke on Thursday, according to DailyPost.  Atiku had slammed Buhari over lopsided appointment by his government. Wike, who wondered why Atiku was silent for seven years, dared him to stop fooling Nigerians.  Atiku had slammed Buhari’s government over the lopsided appointment …

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Court Strikes Out Nnamdi Kanu’s N20bn Suit Against Malami, NIA Boss

By Taiye Agbaje Abuja, – A Federal High Court (FHC), Abuja, on Friday, struck out a N20 billion suit filed by leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, against the Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF), Abubakar Malami, SAN.The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Kanu, through his lawyer, Aloy Ejimakor, had sued Malami and the Director-General, National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Ahmed Abubakar, as …

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2023: Traditional Ruler Underscores Need For Peaceful Polls

By Habibu Harisu Sokoto, – The Wazirin Sokoto, Prof. Sambo Wali-Junaidu, has underscored the need for peaceful polls in 2023.Speaking at a  two-day Workshop on Conflict Mitigation and Prevention Dialogue organised by USAID State2State for CSOs, political stakeholders, Journalists and community leaders on Friday in Sokoto, Wali-Junaidu noting ithe relevance of a peaceful poll for the corporate existence of the country.He urged Civil Society Organisations (CSOs), …

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65th Birthday: Atiku, Okowa Pay Courtesy Call to Jonathan

By Ogechi Okorie Abuja (Sundiata Post) – Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar and his running mate and Governor of Delta State, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa have paid courtesy call to former President Goodluck Jonathan on the occasion of his 65th birthday at his residence in Abuja. Disclosing this via his twitter handle @atiku on Friday, the former Vice President tweeted: “Last …

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“You Both Have A Deeper Bond Now Than Ever” Lola Omotayo Writes As She Celebrates Husband Peter Okoye And His Twin Paul

Lola Omotayo is celebrating the Okoye twins on their birthday. The twin brothers, who famously fell out before reuniting a year ago, turn 41 today. Lola shared photos of Peter and Paul and wished them a happy birthday.  She added that they are closer now and it makes her heart smile. See below.

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Celebrating the Face of Democracy in Africa at 65

By Reno Omokri Quite literally the best President that Nigeria has ever produced is Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan. Why? Because Nigeria thrives with democracy, and no other person, living or dead, has given Nigeria the democratic dividends that President Jonathan has. Every election cycle produces more disputes that are taken to the various election petition tribunals than the last. The only elections that bucked that …

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