Category Archives: Breaking

All Those Planning To Protest Should Save Their Fuel Because I Won’t Resign – Kachikwu

The minister of State for Petroleum, Mr Ibe Kachikwu has warned those planning to stage a protest over the fuel scarcity situation in the country to save their fuel as he has a lot of work to do and won’t be resigning anytime soon, reports The Guardian. Following calls for his resignation by angry Nigerians…

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N5m Falls Off Speeding Bullion Van In Lagos! Taskforce Says Owner Should Come Forward

Men of the Lagos State Environmental Sanitation and Special Offences Unit (Task Force), have recovered the sum of N5 million that fell-off a moving bullion van along Lagos State House of Assembly Complex, Alausa, Ikeja, reports Vanguard. Chairman of the Lagos State Task Force Superintendent of Police (SO), Olayinka Egbeyemi, disclosed that two Police officers…

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President Buhari Sends Condolence Message To Late Tunji Braithwaite’s Family

  In a statement issued in Abuja yesterday, President Muhammadu Buhari sent his heartfelt condolence message to the family of late Tunji Braithwaite who passed away yesterday at the age of 82. He noted that the passing away of the lawyer, author and politician came at a time that his wisdom, intellectual depth, vast knowledge…

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Senate Summons Kachikwu Over Prolonged Fuel Scarcity

  The Senate yesterday summoned the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources and Group Managing Director of NNPC, Ibe Kachikwu, to appear before its Committee on Petroleum Downstream on today, the 29th of March to explain reasons for the prolonged fuel scarcity in the country. ‎The Chairman of the Committee, Senator Jibrin Barau, announced this…

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Popular Activist, Tunji Braithwaite Is Dead!

With his wife Dr. Grace on his 80th birthday Elder statesman and popular activist, Dr. Tunji Braithwaite has passed on. According to Punch,the 82-year-old lawyer died this morning at St. Nicholas Hospital in Lagos. Confirming his death, his son Olumide, disclosed that the elder statesman died after a brief illness. Braithwaite who contested for president…

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Those Crying About Being In Darkness Should Go And Hold Oil Vandals – Femi Adesina

  Just as reactions trail President Buhari’s Minister of State for Petroleum, Dr Ibe Kachikwu’s gaffe last week where he said Nigerian’s shouldn’t expect magic from him regarding the lingering issue of fuel scarcity (Read here if you missed), another member of the President’s cabinet, his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina might…

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Army Offers N1m Cash Reward For Useful Information On Abducted Colonel

 Major General Tukur Buratai  The Nigerian Army has announced a one million Naira cash reward for anyone with useful information that could lead to the rescue of its abducted officer, reports ChannelsTV. The Deputy Director, Public Relations of the One Mechanised Division, Colonel Usman Abdul, on Sunday disclosed that a senior army officer serving at the…

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FG To Verify If Female Suicide Bomber Arrested In Cameroon Is An Abducted Chibok Schoolgirl

 names & faces of abducted Chibok girls  The Federal Government is to send some members of the Chibok community to neighbouring Cameroon, to verify whether a female suicide bomber arrested on Friday, is one of the abducted Chibok schoolgirls, reports the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). This information is contained in a statement issued by…

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