Former Super Falcons striker Ifeanyichukwu Stephanie Chiejine has passed away following a brief illness. The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) confirmed via a tweet that the player who represented the Falcons at three different World Cups in 1999, 2003 and 2007, as well as two summer Olympics in 2000 and 2008, died on Wednesday.
Commercial drivers in Ilaro and its environs have protested the multiplicity of “illegal” checkpoints on Ilaro-Obelle road, alleging that security operatives have created such as avenues to extort money from them. The transporters took to major streets in Ilaro, Yewa South Local Government Area of Ogun State, as they parked their vehicles on the road. […]
Elder Statesmen Protest Against Having 27 Years Old As Commissioner For Youth Affairs In Oyo State (photos)
This is beyond shocking. Truth be told, those protesters are not the real ones who don’t want him in office. Can the real people come out with placards already? Smh! Seun got nominated as Commissioner for youth and sports. Youth not elders!! Wetin person eye no go see??? Although some youths came out in solidarity:
A video has surfaced online where Trevor Mallard, speaker of New Zealand’s parliament, is seen feeding a colleague’s baby while presiding over a debate during plenary. In the now viral video, Mallard assumed the role of babysitter while presiding over the house. The speaker had taken to his Twitter page on Wednesday to share images […]
From left: President Muhammadu Buhari; Emir of Zazzau (Zaria), Alhaji Shehu Idris; and Gov. Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State, during the Presidents visit to the Emirs palace in Zaria, as part of his working visit to Zaria on Thursday President Muhammadu Buhari arrived in Zaria, Kaduna State, on a one-day working visit on Thursday. Watch […]
The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) on Thursday revealed more reasons behind last Saturday’s attack on former Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu in Nuremberg, Germany. The group accused Ekweremadu of being a self-centered politician, who engaged in the politics of personal survival. In a statement by its Media and Publicity Secretary, Emma Powerful, IPOB alleged […]
The Head of the Civil Service of the Federation Mrs. Winifred Oyo- Ita has revealed why she returned to work after questioning by the Economic and Financial Crime Commission EFCC over alleged N3bn fraud. A source in her office confided that Oyo- Ita informally told staff close to her that President Muhammadu Buhari asked her […]
Igbo Youth Assembly Worldwide (IYA) has described the attack on Sen. Ike Ekwerendu in Nuremberg, Germany, as a wakeup call to Igbo leaders of thought to do the right thing. The group said this in a statement jointly signed by its President-General, Mazi Ifeanyi Nwaudunna and Secretary-General Mr Casmir Irekamba, in Abuja on Thursday. The […]
The Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola on Thursday paid a familiarization visit to the agencies in the ministry: Nigerian Security & Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC).
The newly appointed Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, has called the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), to strengthen its capacity on intelligence gathering. Aregbesola, who made the call on Thursday in Abuja during a familiarisation visit to NSCDC headquarters, said that effective intelligence gathering by security agencies was of paramount importance. “Provision of […]
The Federal Government has put in place a committee to facilitate recovery of N614 billion given to 35 states on budget support. The Minister of Finance, Budget and National planning, Zainab Ahmed briefed State House correspondents at the end of the National Economic Council (NEC) chaired by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo. She had presented an […]