• Throwback photo of newly appointed Supreme Court Justice and mother-in-law of embattled Hon. Abdulmunin

    Throwback photo of newly appointed Supreme Court Justice and mother-in-law of embattled Hon. Abdulmunin

    Hon Amina Augie, newly appointed Supreme Court Justice and mother-in-law of embattled House of Reps. member, Hon. Abdulmumin Jibrim, is pictured as a young mother with her children.

    Her daughter Maryam is married to Hon. Jibrin. Her other daughter, Aisha Augie-Kuta is a photographer and Special Assistant to Kebbi State Governor.

    Hon. Justice Augie is also pictured with her own mother, daughter and grand daughter…four

  • Shocking! 24-year-old Ukrainian Nud*ist Woman Appointed Minister

    Shocking! 24-year-old Ukrainian Nud*ist Woman Appointed Minister

    A newly appointed young Minister in Ukraine has faced serious opposition after she has been indicted for posting her n*ked photos online.

    Following the decision of the Interior Ministry in Ukraine to appoint a 24-year-old girl, Anastasia Deeva as Deputy Minister, many Ukrainians have protested the decision.

    Deeva is known for posting her n*ked photos on social media which many are said to be offensive and not proper for someone aspiring to be in such an influential position. Some […]

  • Nigerian appointed London’s first Young People’s Laureate (photos)

    Nigerian appointed London’s first Young People’s Laureate (photos)

    26-year-old Nigerian poet and English teacher has been named as London’s first Young People’s Laureate.

    Caleb Femi was given the prestigious role by a panel of arts bodies and individual judges, including The Roundhouse, the Poetry Society and Jacob Sam-La Rose.

    The poet, teacher and photographer has been given the responsibility to raise the awareness of poetry in the capital, nationally and internationally.

    Spread the Word’s young laureate initiative funded by the Foundation for Future London, follows the young poet laureate for London […]

  • Udofia appointed new registrar of UNIUYO

    Udofia appointed new registrar of UNIUYO

    It was gathered that the immediate past Deputy Registrar/Secretary, Postgraduate School of the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB), Aniedi-Abasi Udofia, has been appointed as registrar, University of Uyo (UNIUYO), Akwa Ibom State.

    He attended Samuel Bill Theological College (Secondary School Division), Abak, from 1979 to 1984, before proceeding to the University of Cross River State (now University of Uyo) for his first degree, between 1988 and 1991.

    He also obtained an M.Sc (Ed) degree in Educational Technology from the same university […]

  • Buhari appointed 3 saboteurs as ministers – APC chieftain

    Buhari appointed 3 saboteurs as ministers – APC chieftain

    An All Progressives Congress (APC) Board of Trustee member, Olisaemeka Akamukale said President Muhammadu Buhari made some fundamental mistakes in his appointments. He also alleged the president appointed three saboteurs who never believed in his presidency as ministers.

    Akamukale, who made the disclosure while fielding questions from journalists at the APC headquarters, said Buhari needs to, immediately, roll out practical solutions to the myriad of problems confronting the country, warning  that many Nigerians were becoming impatient.

    “I agree that it is painful […]

  • Buhari’s government does not listen, his Ministers not appointed on merit – Junaid Mohammed

    Buhari’s government does not listen, his Ministers not appointed on merit – Junaid Mohammed

    Second Republic lawmaker, Dr. Junaid Mohammed has criticized President Muhammadu Buhari over the inefficiency of his Minister.

    Speaking with Newsmen, Junaid alleged that the President didn’t appoint most of his Ministers on merit.

    According to Mohammed, “I am not surprised by the reactions of Nigerians against the Ministers. What I can say, with all sense of responsibility, is that majority of those ministers were not picked on merit, so how do you expect them to perform any magic?

    “I can tell you that […]

  • David Moyes appointed as new manager of Sunderland

    David Moyes appointed as new manager of Sunderland

    Sunderland have confirmed the appointment of David Moyes as the club’s new manager after Sam Allardyce’s departure to take the England job.

    Moyes has signed a four-year deal at the Stadium of Light, with the role his first in the Premier League since being sacked by Manchester United in April 2014.

    “We are absolutely delighted to welcome David Moyes to Sunderland, who was by far and away our first choice,” chairman Ellis Short said.

    “He is a man whose football pedigree speaks for […]

  • Full List of Senate Committee Leaders Appointed by Bukola Saraki

    Full List of Senate Committee Leaders Appointed by Bukola Saraki

    On Thursday, the Senate President made major adjustments to the leadership of the senate committees as he gave juicy appointments to his harshest opponents.

    Senate President, Bukola Saraki yesterday, reshuffled the leadership of the Senate Committees as he gave juicy position to his harshest opponents in the senate.

    Two of the individuals, Kabiru Marafa, is to head petroleum downstream while Senator, Oluremi Tinubu, is to overseer the committee on environment. The two are the most vocal senators against the Saraki in the […]

  • NLNG boss, Omotowa, appointed Shell VP

    NLNG boss, Omotowa, appointed Shell VP

    According to reports, the outgoing Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Nigerian Liq­uefied Natural Gas (NLNG), Babs Omo­towa, has been appointed by Shell Inter­national into the Global Upstream Leader­ship Team as Vice President (S&E).

    NLNG in a statement by its General Manager, External Relations, Kudo Eresia- Eke, said Omotowa, who will be complet­ing his time at the helm of affairs at NLNG on September 1, 2016, will report to the Upstream Director across Shell’s Conven­tional, Unconventional and Deepwater global businesses.

    ‘‘Omotowa […]

  • Why Buhari has not appointed Board members, CEOs of MDAs – Presidency

    Why Buhari has not appointed Board members, CEOs of MDAs – Presidency

    As members of the ruling party, the All Progressives Congress (APC) await the release of the board and Chief Executive Officers appointments, a source at the presidency has revealed that the appointments were delayed because of the restructuring of the Ministries, Departments and Agencies, MDAs.

    The source, who spoke on condition of anonymity, stated that until the presidency concludes the restructuring, the board and Chief Executive Officers’ appointments might not be released.

    For one year, the APC chieftains have been waiting for […]

  • Kano governor, Ganduje, sacks SSG appointed by Kwankwaso

    Kano governor, Ganduje, sacks SSG appointed by Kwankwaso

    Kano State governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, has appointed Usman Usman as the new Secretary to the State Government.

    Mr. Usman’s appointment followed the dismissal of Rabiu Bichi, who was appointed by the immediate-past governor of the state, Rabiu Kwankwoso, but was retained by Mr. Ganduje.

    Mr. Bichi’s removal came amid an ongoing feud between the governor and his predecessor. Until his appointment, Mr. Usman served as the Commissioner for Finance in the state. Others affected in the cabinet reshuffle include Baba Dantiye, who […]