Category Archives: Breaking

No Casualty Recorded As Air Peace Aircraft Makes Emergency Landing, Loses Front Tire

An Air Peace aircraft on Tuesday made an emergency landing and was partially damaged after it experienced difficulty landing at the Muritala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos. The Boeing 737 aircraft, from Port Harcourt, was said to have experienced turbulence due to the weather and the pilot reportedly requested a longer runway, where it eventually landed.…

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Reactions After Buhari Releases 43-Man List Of Ministerial Nominees

Nigerians have reacted in their different opinions after President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday sent a 43-man ministerial list to the Senate for screening and confirmation. See Full List Below 1.Dr. Ikechukwu Ogah (Abia State) 2. Mohammed Musa Bello (Adamawa State) reappointed 3. Godswill Akpabio (Akwa Ibom State) 4. Chris Ngige  (Anambra State) reappointment 5. Sharon…

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CNN Journalist, Stephanie Busari Tackles Kemi Olunloyo’s Claims That She Worked There For 20 Years

Drama ensued on twitter after controversial investigative blogger, Kemi Olulonyo claimed that she worked at CNN for 20 years, a claim that was quickly tackled by CNN correspondent in Nigeria, Stephanie Busari. Speaking via a tweet, she said on Twitter that she was an investigative journalist with CNN from 1994 till 2014. She tweeted: “Some…

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Femi Falana Emerges As Busola Dakolo’s Lawyer Over Rape Allegations Against COZA Pastor

Against that backdrop, the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has ordered that petitions from Biodun Fatoyinbo, and Mr and Mrs Timi Dakolo, be merged and investigated at the Force Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department, Alagbon, Ikoyi, Lagos from Abuja which the pastor resides. Lawyer to the Dakolos, Mr Femi Falana, made the disclosure during a…

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Channels Television Confirms 23-Year-Old Corp Member Reporter Shot During Shiite Clash Dead

Amidst sad emotions and regret, the management and staff of Channels Television have announced the unfortunate death of 23-year-old Precious Owolabi, who until his demise was a member of the National Youth Service Corps, serving at the Abuja branch of the media house. Owolabi passed on after sustaining an injury from a gunshot wound while…

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Senate Confirms Aliyu Abubakar, Buhari’s Nominee Rejected in 2016

The Nigerian Senate on Thursday has approved the appointment of  Mr Aliyu Abubakar, as a non-executive commissioner on the board of the National Communications Commission. Abubakar, from Bauchi State, was nominated to represent the North-East last week on the board by President Muhammadu Buhari for the same position despite his rejection by the eighth Senate because of…

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Bauchi Governor’s Wife Commends Fidelity Bank On Free Medical Outreach

Wife of Bauchi State Governor, Hajiya Aisha Bala Mohammad has commended Fidelity Bank for providing free medical outreach to 1,000 people in Misau Local Government Area (LGA) of Bauchi State, as part of its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiatives. The outreach was organised by the Al-Muhibbah Foundation in collaboration with staff members of the bank.…

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