Category Archives: Breaking

Photos: President Buhari Arrives Washington DC Ahead Of Nuclear Industry Summit

  Perturbed by scathing criticisms that have trailed his many foreign trips since assuming office on May 29, 2015, President Muhammadu Buhari recently defended his many trips at the just concluded National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting of the All Progressives Congress (APC). At the APC National Secretariat, Buhari said his many travels were imperative, in…

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JAMB To Release Varsities, Polytechnics Cut-off Marks By June

  The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) will make public, the cut-off marks for universities and polytechnics in June, 2016. According to Vanguard, JAMB Public Relations Officer, Dr Fabian Benjamin in a brief chat said: “JAMB will officially publish the 2016 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), cut-off marks for universities and polytechnics in June.” Contrary to…

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National Assembly Takes Over As Police Seals Off Kogi House Of Assembly Complex

  Following orders of the National Assembly, security agents yesterday sealed off the Kogi State House of Assembly complex, suspending legislative functions due to the crisis currently rocking the house. This came on the heels of denial by Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello that there was any crisis in the House adding that it had…

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Details Of 2016 Budget Will Be Released Soon – NASS

  The National Assembly yesterday assured the nation that the details of the 2016 Budget would be released in two weeks. According to The Guardian, Chairman of the House of Representatives Committee on Appropriation, Dr. Abdulmumini Jibrin while addressing newsmen denied that its position on the budget was politically motivated. He said it was unfair to…

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NUPENG Assures That Normalcy Will Return To Filling Stations Soon

The National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas (NUPENG) Workers on Wednesday assured that normalcy would soon return to filling stations nationwide if the current tempo of loading at the depots continued till the weekend. The South-West Chairman of the union, Alhaji Tokunbo Korodo, gave the assurance in an interview with the News Agency of…

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Community Says Suspected Cameroon Bomber Is Not From Chibok

  The Chibok Community has disclosed that the suspected female suicide bomber that was arrested last Friday in Cameroon is not from their community. According to The Punch, the Chairman of the community, Tsambido Abana, based on information made available to them by the Federal Government revealed that the suspect had never attended a conventional school, noting…

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PDP In The Lead As More Results Emerge From Rivers Rerun Elections

  The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released additional five results of the March 19, 2016 rerun elections. According to The Guardian, three Federal and two State Constituency seats were released by the Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), Aniedi Ikoiwak, at the Commission’s head office in Port Harcourt last night. The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidates won the…

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Nigerians Will See More Action In The Coming Months – Buhari

  President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday assured Nigerians that his administration would be taking more pragmatic actions in the next few months to improve the nation’s economy and boost their living conditions, reports The Guardian.  He spoke at the Eighth Annual Bola Tinubu Colloquium held at the International Conference Centre (ICC), Abuja in honour of the national…

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