Category Archives: Breaking

Ambode Storms Osogbo With Wife To Beg Tinubu

APC had gathered together on Tuesday, September 18, for the campaign of Osun State governorship candidate Mr. Gboyega Oyetola, when Governor Akin Ambode, his family and entourage, stormed Osogbo to beg Tinubu on bended knees The embattled Lagos Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, went to Osogbo, the Osun State capital with his wife, First Lady Bolanle Patience Ambode…

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ICPC & NYSC Stop Investigation Into Adeosun’s Certificate Forgery

The Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission said on Monday, 17th of September that, it had stopped investigations into the use of a forged exemption certificate of the National Youth Service Corps by former Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun. The ICPC stated this just as the NYSC said it had concluded its…

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PDP Panel Set To Grill Its 13 Presidential Aspirants Over A Consensus Candidate On Thursday

The Peoples Democratic Party Board of Trustees panel, set up to discuss the possibility of having a consensus presidential candidate among the presidential aspirants, will meet with them and screen them on Thursday, 20th of September. The 12-man panel, which is headed by Senator Walid Jibrin, is expected to first meet Thursday morning, before inviting the…

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Buhari Sympathises With Red Cross Over Death Of Killed Aid, Condemns Threat On Leah Sharibu

Following the killing of an health worker by Boko haram and the threat on Leah Sharibu, President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned and described the act as heinous and despicable. He expressed expressed concern over the threat of the group to harm others, including Leah Sharibu, the lone Dapchi school girl, still in custody. The killed…

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WAEC Reschedules English Language Exam To September 29

West African Examinations Council has postponed the English Language paper earlier scheduled to hold on Saturday, will hold September 22. WAEC revealed this on their Twitter handle, when a candidate wanted confirmation of the postponement of the paper. The examination body tweeted: “English Language papers will be written on September 29, 2018. Please, go to…

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PenCom Releases N86.7bn To Over 275,000 Sacked Workers

The National Pension Commission said it has released N86.7 billion to sacked workers of various companies who participated in the Contributory Pension Scheme. PenCom Acting Director-General, Mrs Aisha Dahir-Umar, who disclosed this on Monday, 17th of September, in Lagos, said the amount was for the settlement of 275,172 disengaged workers. The acting director-general noted that…

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APC Doesn’t Have The Number To Impeach Me From NASS – Saraki Boasts

The Senate President and one of the presidential aspirants of the Peoples Democratic Party, Dr Bukola Saraki, has declared that those plotting to impeach him after the National Assembly reconvenes won’t succeed because they don’t have the number to do so. Saraki, who said this while responding to questions from newsmen at the PDP Secretariat…

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NSE Market Capitalisation Drops By N46bn, Looses Profits To Investors

Activities on the Nigerian Stock Exchange on Monday, 17th of September, maintained the downward trend with the market capitalisation shedding N46 billion due to profit taking by investors. According to the News Agency of Nigeria, the market capitalisation lost N46 billion or 0.39 per cent to close at N11.756 trillion from the N11.802 trillion achieved on…

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Chief Judge Gives Federal High Court judges, October Deadline to Conclude Pre-Election Cases

The Chief Judge of the Federal High Court, Justice Adamu Abdu-Kafarati, on Monday, 17th of September, barred judges of the court from granting ex parte orders in political cases. He also said that he had given a deadline of October ending to judges to conclude political cases with likely effect on candidates in the forthcoming…

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Newly Appointed Acting Minister Of Finance, Zainab Ahmed Assumes Office

The newly appointed Acting Minister of Finance, Zainab Ahmed assumed office on Monday, 17th of September, after her appointment by President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday, 14th of Sptember, to replace Kemi Adeosun, who resigned. The minister was received at the Ministry by the Permanent Secretary, Dr Mahmoud Isa-Dutse accompanied by other management staff of the…

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