Category Archives: Breaking

Nigerian Air Force Destroys Boko Haram Vehicles In Borno State

The Nigerian Air Force says the Air Task Force (ATF) of Operation Lafiya Dole has tracked and destroyed some Boko Haram Terrorists (BHT) vehicles as they were attempting to launch fresh attacks on ground troops locations at Gudumbali and Damasak in Borno.   NAF DESTROYS BOKO HARAM VEHICLES ALONG GUDUMBALI-TUMBUN REGO AXIS, NEUTRALIZES INSURGENTS’ LOGISTICS…

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2019 Election: Suspense In Lagos As Ambode Flies To Abuja To Beg Tinubu

The reported confusion over the re-election bid of Lagos state governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, allegedly failed to clear off on Saturday, September 15 as the APC national leadership could not secure a firm commitment from its national leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, on the governor’s second term ambition. According to The Punch, the All Progressives Congress leaders,…

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You Are A Dirty Bank, Return Our Stolen Assets – President Buhari Tells HSBC

The Presidency on Friday night, 14th September 2018 chided the global banking giant, HSBC, for saying that President Muhammadu Buhari’s second tenure would stunt the nation’s economy saying that the bank was ranting because there was no room for looted funds to find its way in the bank. Senior Special Assistant, Media and Publicity to the…

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President Buhari Accepts Kemi Adeosun’s Resignation; Appoints Her Replacement

Nigeria’s former Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun who resumed office in 2015 stepped down on Friday, 14th September 2018 after owning up to parading a forged youth service scheme certificate. President Muhammadu Buhari however accepted the resignation as minister of finance. According to Punch, in a statement by presidential spokesman, Femi Adesina, the President thanked the minister for her services to the nation…

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I Didn’t Know The Certificate Was Forged – Read Kemi Adeosun’s Full Resignation Letter

Nigeria’s former Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun who resumed office in 2015 stepped down on Friday, 14th September 2018 after owning up to parading a forged youth service scheme certificate. Her resignation caused a huge uproar among Nigerians; some tagged it one of the honourable steps any Nigerian politician have taken so far. However, the…

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EFCC Freezes 7 Different Bank Accounts Of The Adeleke Family Including Davido And His Father

According to reports, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has reportedly frozen seven different bank accounts of the Adeleke family, including that of Osun state PDP governorship aspirant Isiaka Adeleke, singer Davido and his billionaire father. This is according to a tweet shared by ChangeTheChange (PDP Twitter handle). Osun Guber: We charge President @MBuhari Buhari to…

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LASU Academic Staff Union Protest Against VC At Government House

Members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Lagos State University branch, were at the Lagos State Government house on Friday,14th of September, to protest alleged mismanagement and impunity by the Vice Chancellor of the University, Professor Olanrewaju Fagbohun. The protesters, who chanted union songs, also bore placards inscribed with words such as ‘Dr.…

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Nigerians On Twitter React To Kemi Adeosun’s Resignation

Following the resignation of the Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, Nigerians on Twitter have been reacting to the said resignation. While some applauded her action and called it a dignified step, considering her lingering National Youth Service Corps certificate scandal, others are calling for her arrest and a refund of salaries received while in office. Adeosun…

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U.S. Concerned About Currency Swaps Between Africa & China

The United States of America on Friday, 14th of September, expressed concern over the continuous currency swap between Africa and China. Marshall Billingslea, the U.S. Treasury Department’s assistant secretary for terrorist financing, told a congressional hearing that while there was greater interest in using the yuan, most African countries still found it necessary to ultimately…

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IPOB Palavar! Banks & Markets Defy Sit-At-Home Order In Umuahia

Commercial banks, markets and business outlets in Umuahia, opened for business on Friday, 14th of September, defying the sit-at-home order by the Independent People of Biafra (IPOB). News Agency of Nigeria reports that the city was initially enveloped by an air of uncertainty but picked up as Government offices, public institutions and private outfits were open,…

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