Category Archives: Breaking

I Have Lost Weight Governing Lagos For Just One Week – Sanwo-Olu

Governor of Lagos state, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has stated that governing the state is an herculean task, adding that he has lost weight in just one week of assuming office. Sanwo-Olu spoke with state house correspondents after a private meeting with the vice president Yemi Osinbajo shortly after the expanded security council meeting on Friday, at the presidential…

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Atiku Vs Buhari: Presidential Election Tribunal To Resume Hearing on Monday

The Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal will on Monday resume sitting on the petition filed by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its candidate in February 23 presidential election, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar. The tribunal was said to have issued and served the notice for the Monday’s hearing on all parties to the petition on Friday. Meanwhile, there…

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AIT, Raypower Back In Operation After Court Order

The court ordered the NBC and other parties to a suit filed by Daar Communications Plc, operator of African Independent Television and RayPower 100.5  FM to maintain status quo. Ruling on an ex parte application by Daar Communications Plc, Justice Inyang Ekwo directed all the parties to maintain status quo as of May 30, 2019, pending the determination of the…

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Akwa-Ibom Airline Receives NCCA Air Operator Certificate, Begins Commercial Operations Today

Akwa-Ibom State’s carrier, has on Thursday received Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority’s (NCCA) Air Operator Certificate to begin commercial flight services. The state airline, released a statement same day on its website stating that it will commence operations on Friday. “Ibom Air commends the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority for the objective, professional, competent and thorough manner…

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Newspaper Headlines Of The Day!- Friday 7/06/19-Punch, Guardian, Daily Sun & Business Day

“PDP, NGE Others Bash FG As NBC Suspends AIT/Raypower Licence “ – The Punch Thank God it’s Friday, here are the front pages of your favorite newspapers for Friday, 7th of June 2019, ranging from Punch, Guardian, Daily Sun and Business Day. “Tension As Ganduje Queries Sanusi, Restricts Emir To Palace” – The Guardian “Senate…

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NBC Suspends AIT and Raypower’s License Indefinitely, NUJ, Atiku and Others Kick Against Decision!

The Nigerian Broadcasting Corporation (NBC) has announced the suspension of the license of Daar Communications PLC till further notice. Director-General, NBC, Modibbo Kawu, declared the suspension on Thursday evening during a briefing with journalists in Abuja. NBC, Nigeria’s broadcast regulator, had earlier accused AIT of violating broadcast rules in some of the programmes aired by…

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Saraki Decribes Last Day As Senate President ‘A Victory For Democracy’

The outgoing Senate President, Bukola Saraki, on Thursday reflected on his four-year tenure as the head of the nation’s legislature and urged his colleagues to be wary of the transient nature of power, also describing his tenure as a victory for Nigerian Democracy. He also reviewed the relationship between the executive and the legislature as…

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Buhari Has Power To Suspend Or Remove CJN – Acting CJN, Tanko Muhammad

The Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Tanko Muhammad, has said the first citizen of the country, President Muhammadu Buhari, as the appointor of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, has the power to remove or suspend any person occupying the office. Muhammad stated this in defence of Buhari’s suspension of the erstwhile CJN, Justice Walter…

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Pulse Africa Editor-in-Chief, Osagie Alonge Bows Out After Five years

Journalist and media executive Osagie Alonge has announced he’s leaving his job at Pulse Africa, to take up a new challenge. Alonge, who worked as chief correspondent at Nigerian Entertainment Today, before joining Pulse Nigeria as editor, says he’s now moving to ORide, an Opera company, as Director of Growth. Osagie who is also the…

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Hotlines To Call For Potholes and Road Repairs Will Be Released Soon, Says Babajide Sanwo-Olu

Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu has said the state would soon release hotlines for commuters to call and report road challenges to the government. He pledged commitment to collaborating with Lagos residents to ensure the implementation of his administration’s policies and programmes. The Governor made this known on Wednesday when he hosted the Muslim…

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