Category Archives: Breaking

Brace Yourselves Guys! This Fuel Scarcity Could Linger Till The End Of March – NUPENG

The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) says the ongoing fuel scarcity in the country could linger till the end of March. The South-West Chairman of the union, Alhaji Tokunbo Korodo, made the disclosure in an interview in Lagos. Korodo said that from all indications, loading of petrol at both NNPC depots…

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Lekki Gardens Building Collapse: Police Detain MD, To Be Prosecuted Soon

 Richard Nyong  The Managing Director of Lekki Gardens, Mr. Richard Nyong, has been detained by the police following the collapse of a 5-storey building that was still under construction in Lekki Horizon 1. According to the Lagos State police command spokesman, Mr. Dolapo Badmus, the CEO of the residential property development company is being detained…

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Saraki Appears In CCT, Trial Adjourned Till March 18

 Saraki in the company of senators  Senate President, Bukola Saraki today appeared before the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) for his ongoing trial over alleged false declaration of assets. He was accompanied by a number of senators including Sen. Ike Ekweremadu, Ben Murray-Bruce, Dino Melaye, Stella Oduah and many others. The prosecution and the defence…

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Emeka Anyaoku Rejects IPOB’s Appointment As Representative

Chief Emeka Anyaoku, a former Secretary-General of the Commonwealth, has rejected his nomination as one of the representatives to negotiate and discuss on behalf of the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB). IPOB had on Wednesday listed Anyaoku as one of the “credible Igbo elders” that would represent it in “negotiations” and “discussions”. In a statement…

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Lagos State Government Says It Will No Longer Sponsor Pilgrims To Jerusalem & Mecca

Lagos State Government has said it will no longer sponsor pilgrims to Jerusalem and Mecca. This step was taken to ensure prudency in this harsh economic situation being faced in the country, Abdulateef Abdulhakeem, State Commissioner for Home Affairs, disclosed. He made this declaration when members of the Lagos State House of Assembly Committee on…

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Tinubu’s Daughter, Folasade Decries The Non-Inclusion Of Market Women & Men In Buhari’s Government

The Iyaloja General of Nigeria, Chief Folasade Tinubu-Ojo, has led market women to protest the non-inclusion of market women in President Muhammadu Buhari-led All Progressives Congress administration. Tinubu-Ojo who is also the daughter of the National Leader of the APC, Asiwaju Ahmed Tinubu, in Abuja on Thursday, said that the market women yearned to be…

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Buhari Appoints Rivers State APC Governorship Candidate, Peterside As NIMASA Director

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed the governorship candidate of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in Rivers State in the last general election, Dr. Warisenibo Dakuku Adolphus Peterside as the Director General/CEO of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA). Peterside replaces Mr. Haruna Baba Jauro who until Thursday March 10, 2016 superintended the Agency…

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