Tag Archives: Minister

Nigeria’s Former Minister, Obiageli Ezekwesili Wins Forbes Woman Africa Social Influencer Award

Dr. Obiageli Ezekwesili, the former Education Minister, has been announced as Forbes Woman Africa Social Influencer at the prestigious Forbes Woman Africa Awards inaugural gala dinner held this March in Durban, South Africa. A former vice-president for Africa of the World Bank, co-founder of Transparency International, and anti-corruption activist, the award celebrates her efforts in…

Read more

Change Will Come But We Didn’t Promise It in Four Years, Fashola Declares.

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing Babatunde Fashola has made the declaration that the All Progressive Congress (APC) promised Nigerians change but it never pledged to them that the change would be attained in a particular time frame. Speaking at the inauguration of President Muhammad Buhari’s 2019 campaign in Ikeja, he made that statement…

Read more

Exposed! Unknown Minister Who Skipped NYSC Said It Was For A Higher Purpose

The Minister of Communication, Adebayo Shittu, has admitted that he did not participate in the mandatory one-year National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) scheme after graduation from the University of Ife, now Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State. Reacting to allegations that he a Nigerian Law, the minister insists that his case is not akin to…

Read more

Exposed! Another Of Buhari’s Ministers Accused Of Skipping NYSC, Risks Jail Term

According to The Guardian, another minister in President Muhammadu Buhari’s cabinet has been found to have skipped the mandatory national youth service scheme, an offence that may make him lose his position and earn him jail term. The minister failed to participate in the NYSC scheme despite graduating from the then University of Ife (now…

Read more

Hot Topics Of The Week!

We bring to you stories while they are still hot. Recent information in business, politics, sports, current affairs and more, is what we deliver in this segment. Britain will commence the £3,000 tourists’ visa bond in November, despite outcries in the six listed Commonwealth countries, Nigeria has threatened to retaliate. The publishers of Global News…

Read more