Senate Probes Institute over  Sale of N31m SUVs for N1.5m
The Senate has begun to investigate officials of Lake Chad Research Institute, Maiduguri, for the sale of two Prado Sport Utility Vehicles (SUVs) valued at N31 million for a paltry N1.5 million without due process. Its Committee on Public Accounts which is carriyng out the probe said it discovered... Read more
11 Nigerians  on Forbes 2021 Africa Icons’ list
Okonjo-Iweala, WTO DG   Eleven notable Nigerians have featured in Forbes 2021 Africa Icons’ list, which showcased 100 innovations, inventions & icons from Africa, including notable Nigerians from diverse career fields. According to Forbes, the list was curated from Hollywood exports and Grammy artists to award-winning ideas that can... Read more
IMF Leaves Out Nigeria from  Debt Relief
The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has excluded Nigeria from the list of 28 countries it granted debt pardon. This is as the Board has approved a third tranche of grants for debt service relief for 28 member countries under the Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust... Read more
@69: Opeifa Says Tinubu is  an Enigma , Awo Re-incarnate, Gandhi of Nigeria
Asiwaju Tinubu Dr Opeifa The immediate past Executive Vice Chairman of the Presidential Task Team on the Restoration of Sanity and Order to the Lagos Ports Access Roads, Dr Kayode Opeifa has described, the leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, as a generational Phenomenon,... Read more
FG Banned from Blocking SIM Cards Not Linked to NIN by April 9
The Federal Government has been forbidden from blocking SIM cards not linked to National Identity Numbers by April 9, 2021 , which he had planned to carry out the action. A Federal High Court in Lagos gave the order in a ruling he gave to a motion that was... Read more
L-R: Governor Of Katsina state Aminu Bello Masari,Center is the Managing Director Nigerian Export Processing zone Authority Professor Adesoji Adesugba and Kanwan Katsina, Alhaji Usman Bello Kankara mni during the visit of The MD NEPZA to Government House, Katsina in connection with the  prepartions for the flag of,f of... Read more
NCC Out Soon with Code of Ethics for Booksellers
Mr John Asein, DG NCC   A Code of Ethics for Booksellers will soon be introduced by Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) in consultation with relevant stakeholders to bring sanity to book business in Nigeria. Director-General of NCC, Mr. John O. Asein who revealed this recently during a virtual launch... Read more
Mayor Philip Fadeyi Goes Home In Style as Cleric Counsels Christians
By Shola Fadeyi     Body of Late Mayor Philip Oluwole  Fadeyi being lowered in the grave at his resting place in St Cyprian Catholic Church, Cemetry , Ibadan after  a Service of Songs and Funeral Mass for him at the Church  on Friday, March 26, 2021 .  ... Read more
FG Blames Insecurity In Nigeria on Gadaffi’s  Bodyguards, Libya Crisis
The Federal Government has traced the rising proliferation of illegal arms and ammunition and the spate of insecurity in Nigeria, in spite of the closure of the nation’s borders for more than a year on infiltration of countries within the Sahel region of Africa, by late Gadaffi’s fleeing bodyguards... Read more
180 Nigerians Stranded In Libya Arrive Lagos
A fresh batch of 180 Nigerians stranded in Libya has returned to the country, according to the National Emergency Management Agency. Alhaji Idris Muhammed, Co-ordinator, Lagos Territorial Office of NEMA who confirmed the development to the media in Lagos on Tuesday, said the Nigerians arrived at the Cargo Wing... Read more