• Dasuki’s lawyer tackles FG on purported offer to attend dad’s burial

    Dasuki’s lawyer tackles FG on purported offer to attend dad’s burial

    A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Ahmed Raji, and counsel to the detained former National Security Adviser, retired Colonel Mohammed Sambo Dasuki, has taken the Federal Government to task on the purported offer granted Dasuki to allow him travel to Sokoto to attend the burial of his late father and 18th Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Ibrahim Dasuki, who was buried on Tuesday.

    The counsel who spoke with the judiciary journalists at the FCT High Court, Abuja, said that the purported offer was […]

  • Sambo Dasuki Declined Offer to Attend His Late Father’s Burial, Says FG

    Sambo Dasuki Declined Offer to Attend His Late Father’s Burial, Says FG

    Minister of Interior, Retired Lt.-Gen. Abdulrahman Danbazau, said former National Security Adviser, retired Col. Sambo Dasuki, on Monday declined an offer to visit his late father, Ibrahim Dasuki, in an Abuja hospital.

    Similarly, Danbazau said Sambo had declined another offer to be in Sokoto throughout the mourning of his Father.

    The Minister disclosed this while addressing newsmen in Sokoto on Tuesday.

    ”We had discussed with the Director-General, DSS, yesterday and Sambo was offered to visit his late father on his hospital bed in […]

  • Witnesses in EFCC’s case against ex-Governor Daniel refuse to attend court session

    Witnesses in EFCC’s case against ex-Governor Daniel refuse to attend court session

    Hearing in the trial of a former Governor of Ogun State, Otunba Gbenga Daniel, filed by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Friday suffered a set back as the prosecution again failed to present witnesses.

    The EFCC Counsel, Rotimi Jacobs (SAN), explained that the witnesses could not appear in court because they said they needed the approval of the State Government.

    Jacobs said the situation was a clear departure from the initial agreement with the witnesses and the others who had […]

  • Oba Of Lagos, Alafin Of Oyo, Gov Amosun Attend Awujale’s Daughter Wedding (photos)

    Oba Of Lagos, Alafin Of Oyo, Gov Amosun Attend Awujale’s Daughter Wedding (photos)

    Sidikat Motunrayo Adetoun, the daughter of the Awujale of Ijebuland, Oba (Dr.) Sikiru Adetona got married to her heartthrob, Olanrewaju Oladiran in Ijebu Ode yesterday November 5th.

    Guest at the wedding include Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi and one of his Oloris; the Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Akiolu, Minister of Solid Minerals, Dr. Kayode Fayemi and a host

  • VP Osinbajo, Ambode, Ajimobi Others Attend Gov. Aregbsola’s Son Wedding (Photos)

    VP Osinbajo, Ambode, Ajimobi Others Attend Gov. Aregbsola’s Son Wedding (Photos)

    Rauf Aregbesola Jnr, the son of Osun state governor Rauf Aregbesola, got married to his woman Sekinat yesterday. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, his wife Dolapo, Lagos state governor Akinwunmi Ambode and wife Bolanle, Oyo state governor Abiola Ajimobi and others were part of the dignitaries that attended the wedding.

    Rauf Aregbesola Jnr, the son of Osun state governor Rauf Aregbesola, got married to his woman Sekinat yesterday. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, his wife Dolapo, Lagos state […]

  • Why I did not attend university – Billionaire business tycoon, Folorunsho Alakija reveals

    Why I did not attend university – Billionaire business tycoon, Folorunsho Alakija reveals

    Billionaire business tycoon, Folorunsho Alakija, has revealed why she did go to university.

    According to her, it was not her destiny as she was able to achieve her dreams without a degree.

    Alakija, one of the richest black women in the world, said this on Thursday at the Excellence in Leadership program, an annual event organised by Daystar Christian Centre, Ikeja, Lagos.

    The founder of Rose of Sharon motivated the audience by saying that she never allowed a lack of university education to […]

  • President Buhari and his wife Aisha attend Book of Photos launch in Abuja (Photos)

    President Buhari and his wife Aisha attend Book of Photos launch in Abuja (Photos)

    President Buhari and his wife Aisha attended the launch of his personal photographer, Bayo Omoboriowo’s Book of Photos which held in Abuja yesterday. Also in attendance were Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and his wife Dolapo, Ministers, Oba of Lagos and others.

    President Buhari and his wife Aisha attended the launch of his personal photographer, Bayo Omoboriowo’s Book of Photos which held in Abuja yesterday. Also in attendance were Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and his wife Dolapo, Ministers, Oba of Lagos […]

  • Buhari arrives New York to attend 71st session of UN General Assembly

    Buhari arrives New York to attend 71st session of UN General Assembly

    President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday morning arrived New York, United States of America, ahead of his participation at the 71st session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA).

    Mr Femi Adesina, the president’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Confirmed this development in his twitter page on Sunday.

    President Buhari departed the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport on Saturday for the New York trip, where he would attend the UN General Assembly, slated to commence on Monday.

    A statement earlier issued by Adesina in […]

  • Buhari to attend annual United Nations General Assembly

    Buhari to attend annual United Nations General Assembly

    President Muhammadu Buhari will from Monday in New York, United States, participate in the five-day 71st session United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) beginning on Monday.

    This is contained in a statement issued in Abuja on Friday by the president’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina.

    The statement said that the president would deliver Nigeria’s statement at the opening of the General Debate of the Assembly on “The Sustainable Development Goals: A Universal Push to Transform Our World.”

    Adesina revealed that […]

  • Alaafin Of Oyo & His Oloris Attend Eid Prayers (Photos)

    Alaafin Of Oyo & His Oloris Attend Eid Prayers (Photos)

    The monarch and his pretty Oloris at the Eid prayer ground in Oyo state this morning.

    The monarch and his pretty Oloris at the Eid prayer ground in Oyo state this

  • Stephanie Linus & her husband stare lovingly at each other as they attend movie premier

    Stephanie Linus & her husband stare lovingly at each other as they attend movie premier

    Actress and producer Stephanie Linus and her husband Linus Idahosa pictured at the star-studded premier of Nollywood Film Director, Chinedu Omorie’s new movie – Silvertown, which took place recently at the Silverbird Galleria, Lagos.

    Actress and producer Stephanie Linus and her husband Linus Idahosa pictured at the star-studded premier of Nollywood Film Director, Chinedu Omorie’s new movie – Silvertown, which took place recently at the Silverbird Galleria,