Thanksgiving At Aso Rock Over Osinbajo’s Near Air Mishap

Some Christian leaders held a thanksgiving for Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo at the presidential villa in Abuja on Monday. Last week, a chopper conveying Osibanjo to Aso Rock the Nigeria Customs Command and Staff College, Gwagwalada, Abuja, where he attended the graduation ceremony of Senior Division Course 1/2018 participants, was forced to land few seconds after take-off. Laolu Akande, spokesman of...

President Buhari is back in Abuja after his 2-Day official visit to Morocco

President Buhari is back in the country after his 2-Day official visit to Morocco on the invitation of His Majesty King Mohammed VI. The visit reinforces the positive bilateral relationship between Morocco and Nigeria since the Royal Visit to Abuja in December 2016. His Majesty King Mohammed VI and His Excellency President Buhari affirmed their will to create a model of South-South cooperation.

Inmates To Watch Matches In Enugu Prisons –Controller, Nigeria Prison Service, Enugu State, Ndubisi Ogbodo

Inmates at the Medium Security Prisons Oji-River Centre in Enugu State will join other sport loving Nigerians to watch the 2018 World Cup following the provision of a viewing facility in the centre. The Controller, Nigeria Prison Service, Enugu State, Ndubisi Ogbodo, made the disclosure in Oji River on Monday during a facility tour of prisons in the state. Ogbodo...

Trump is currently having a historic meeting with North Korean leader, Kim Jong Un in Singapore

US president Donald J. Trump is currently having a historic meeting with North Korean leader, Kim Jong Un in Singapore.The meeting is supposed to last for 45 mins. The two leaders will kick things off by meeting with only their translators present, a U.S. official said. Trump and Kim and their translators will meet first in a session first, before...

Tenants Impregnate Landlord’s 12-year-old Daughter

Two men out of the five tenants who reportedly defiled their deceased landlord's 12-year-old daughter and got her pregnant, were arraigned before an Lagos State High Court in Igbosere on Monday. Speaking at the trial of two of the suspects, 30-year-old Shaibu Isiaka and 34-year-old John Obah who were brought by the police before a Yaba Magistrates’ Court in 2014...

Man laments after his village was burnt down as two communities fight over a land-“My people have gone mad!”

An entire village was destroyed and burnt down as two communities, Mbamar and Ugambe, in Konshisha LGA of Benue State, fight over a piece of land. The State Commissioner of Police, Mr Fatai Owoseni, who confirmed the incident said over 100 thatched houses were set ablaze last week during the clashes between Ugambe and Mbamar villages. He added that nineteen...

Nigeria, Morocco Sign Agreement On Regional Gas Pipeline

State House Press Release Nigeria, Morocco Sign Agreements On Regional Gas Pipeline, Chemical Plant, Agric Training The Federal Republic of Nigeria and the Kingdom of Morocco on Monday in Rabat, Morocco, signed three agreements, which includes a regional gas pipeline that will see Nigeria providing gas to countries in West Africa sub-region that extend to Morocco and Europe. The signing...

Facebook to embark on University Roadshow across 13 Schools in Nigeria

Facebook is embarking on a roadshow, the tech giant set to visit 13 universities across Nigeria in 30 days. The roadshow is a part of its ongoing commitment and investment in growing the tech ecosystem, and driving innovation across Nigeria. The new FB Start Accelerator programme, a deep-tech focused research and mentorship-driven initiative, will be the focus of its roadshow. The...

Zenith Bank Worker Hacks Into Customers’ Accounts, Transfers N3m (Photo)

A worker with a bank in Lagos State, identified only as Bunmi, has been declared wanted for allegedly defrauding some customers of the bank. PUNCH Metro learnt that Bunmi hacked into customers’ bank accounts and diverted over N3m into some private accounts. Our correspondent gathered that the fraud was uncovered after owners of the accounts complained about their disappearing funds,...

King Of Morocco Hosts President Buhari

The King of Morocco, HRM Mohammed VI in a grand reception, hosted President Muhammadu Buhari in Rabat, Morocco capital city. President Buhari is in the Northern African country on a two-day working visit. The Special Adviser to President Buhari on New Media, Bashir Ahmed in a post on social media said the President’s grand arrival on Sunday, was aired live on eight Television Station...

Dino Melaye says Abiola deserves GCFR title

Senator Dino Melaye has reversed his position on the GCFR title to be conferred posthumously on MKO Abiola by President Buhari tomorrow June 12th. On the floor of the senate last Thursday, Melaye argued that President Buhari cannot confer such a honor on Abiola since he is dead. According to Melaye, a dead Nigerian is no longer a Nigerian. “No matter...

Former sister-in-law of footballer John Ogu calls him out, alleges that he kicked his ex-wife & daughter out of their home in Isreal

It has now been confirmed that the marriage of Super Eagles player, John Ogu and wife, Vera, has ended. The couple who got married in 2015 - drew attention to their marriage crises after they deleted photos of themselves on their respective Instagram pages and unfollowed each other. (Read here). Ogu's sister-in-law has now called him out on twitter, alleging that he kicked...

Any govt that watches its people killed every day is an irresponsible – Amaechi

Amaechi said that under Wike’s watch, killings and massacre of the people persists all over the state on a daily basis. MINISTER of Tran-sportation, Mr. Chibuike Amaechi, has said that Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has failed in governing the people. The minister stated this, weekend, at a rally where he received hundreds of supporters of Peoples Democratic Party,...
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