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BREAKING: Boko Haram, Borno Market Bomb Blast, Up To 50 Killed

  Up to 50 traders died on Tuesday in a market when a bomb went off in Sabon-Gari town in Damboa Local Government Area of Borno State, a medical source and witnesses said. Also the Borno State Police Command has said that Boko Haram terror group is not winning the …

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Ooni: Formal Announcement Of Passage Wednesday, All Must Stay Indoors

The official proclamation of the passage of the Ooni of Ife, Oba Okunade Sijuwade, Olubuse II will be made Wednesday during the Oro festival, as the final rites for the demise of Ooni of Ife. Consequently, all residents of the ancient town are, therefore, urged to keep away from the …

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Public Water Summit: 2-Day Confab Under Way In Lagos, Demystifies PPPs In Current Crisis

Civil society groups, labour unions, activists, and human rights groups from across Nigeria and around the world have converged in Lagos on Tuesday for the first of a two-day summit on public water supply with the theme, “Our Water; Our Right.” The event will end with a communique calling for …

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Stop Appropriating Our Achievements’ –PDP Cautions APC …..Charges Buhari To Articulate Economic Direction

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) counsels the All Progressives Congress (APC) to always be sincere and stop appropriating the achievements of past administration as theirs. The party said, instead, the APC and President Muhammadu Buhari should make haste and activate the various economic outlets which have been stagnated as a …

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Harmonise Biometric Data, Buhari Urges Agencies

President Muhammadu Buhari Monday in Abuja charged government agencies to harmonize the collection and usage of biometric data in the country, instead of replicating their efforts in this regard. After receiving a briefing on the activities of the National Population Commission from the Chairman, Eze Duru Iheoma (SAN), who led …

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Sagay Heads Buhari’s Advisory Committee on Corruption

  President Muhammadu Buhari has constituted a Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption headed by Professor Itse Sagay, a prominent professor of law and civil rights activist. The Committee’s brief is to advise the present administration on the prosecution of the war against corruption and the implementation of required reforms in …

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Transcorp Moves To Merge Power Subsidiaries

Transnational Corporation of Nigeria Plc has indicated plans to merge its power business subsidiaries, Transcorp Ughelli Power Limited and Ughelli Power Plc. Transcorp notified the Nigerian Stock Exchange of the plan in a letter dated Friday, August 7, 2015, which was addressed to the Exchange’s Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Oscar …

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IPMAN, Capital Oil Clash Over Depot’s Sanction Threat

Oil marketers under the eagis of the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria have raised an eyebrow against Capital Oil and Gas Limited for threatening sanctions against the marketers over issues relating to products stored in its facilities and meant to be distributed across the country. The association said it …

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Oloyede’s Allegations Against Me All Lies –Aregbesola

Governor Rauf Aregbesola of Osun State at the weekend responded to some of the allegations raised by Justice Folahanmi Oloyede in her petition against him, describing the allegations as “all lies and unfounded”. Aregbesola, who spoke personally on the issue for the first time since the petition was reported in …

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UNILAG Disowns Lecturer Who Raped Admission Seeker

    Authorities of the University of Lagos on Sunday disowned the randy lecturer, Dr. Akin Baruwa, who reportedly raped an 18-year-old admission seeker.   Baruwa allegedly raped the young girl (name withheld), who is seeking admission to the university, in his office on July 23, 2015.   The lecturer, …

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