As part of the ongoing probe and preparation for the arraignment of a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke, some investigators from the United Kingdom have visited Nigeria to gather evidence.
The ex-minister is under investigation over the missing $20billion oil cash, phoney crude oil lifting contracts, $115million poll bribery money, the $1.092b Malabu oil deal and the N5.2billion ($25m) oil cash paid by an Indian oil firm for an oil block
The UK team inspected the former minister’s multi-billion […]
Kwara State Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed has lauded the inclusion of some deplorable federal roads in the state in the 2016 budget. He described it as the best thing that had happened to the state in the last 16 years from the Federal Government.
Governor Ahmed spoke during a media chat to mark the first year of his second term in office and the 2016 Democracy Day. He listed the federal roads captured in the 2016 budget as Share-Patigi-Kogi boundary road, Kaiama-Kishi […]
The executive governor of Benue State Samuel Ortom has taken the problems that have beset the state to the spiritual realm. You can see pictures of the revival below.
The governor led his people in prayer at a service to mark the end of a two-week compulsory fasting and prayers, held at the IBB Square in Makurdi, the state capital.
He revealed that God had said to him that the problems besieging the state was due to the sins […]
House of Representatives Leader Femi Gbajabiamila has pleaded with the citizenry to keep supporting President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration to rebuild the nation and the economy.
He said the President has laid a solid foundation for good governance during the first year of his tenure. Gbajabiamila admitted that Nigerians were passing through a difficult period as a result of 16 years’ mismanagement of the economy by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) administrations.
The House Leader said what the APC inherited from the former […]
It was indeed a sore sight when residents in Ibadan found a grandmother and her seven grandchildren roaming the streets in search of food.
The old woman was intercepted by a patrol vehicle of the police command after members of the public raised the alarm that she could be involved in child trafficking or kidnapping. The children’s ages range between three and seven; they are a set of triplet and two sets of twins.
Their father, who died last year, was the […]
These Women Have Been Growing their Hair for More than 20 Years…See How Long Their Hairs are Now … Photos
Some women who have been consistently growing their hair for up to 20 years have shown them off and the length of hair is simply mind-blowing. The group of women have let their hair down to promote HIV awareness – and their cascading locks would give the fairy cartoon character, Rapunzel a run for her money.
According to Daily Mail, the troupe of eight middle-aged women, who have hair up to 3.5 metres long, are touring across China […]
The S.S. Lazio Midfielder is very talented and you can see his grit and tenacity on the football pitch as he holds the ball or hassles opponents to get it off them. It’s only natural that he’d be that aggressive when it comes to other things right? Well, Onazi was pictured helping his mother pound yam while she scoops it into the mortar for him.
If he gives the yam pounding the same attention and aggression he does the ball and […]
Actress turned moviemaker, Uche Nnanna who married her dream man, Spain-based Nigeria, Richard Maduka, two years ago has been enjoying her marital bliss since then.
The couple has a cute son and recently and in a recent interview, the Abia State movie star revealed that it was only when she got intimate with her husband that she knew he was the one meant for her.
“We met through a mutual friend who introduced me to my husband and we only dated for […]
United Kingdom has moved to swiftly repatriate illegal monies stashed abroad back to Nigerian coffers for investment in developmental projects. A plan to speed up international efforts on asset recovery has been announced by the UK Prime Minister David Cameron at the Anti-Corruption Summit held at Lancaster House, London.
The Global Forum for Asset Recovery will bring together governments and law enforcement agencies to discuss returning assets to Nigeria, Ukraine, Sri Lanka and Tunisia.
Foreign firms that own property in the UK […]
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has decided to allow Super Eagles’ captain John Mikel Obi and his assistant, Ahmed Musa to be part of the Joseph Yobo Testimonial Game planned for the Akwa Ibom State capital, Uyo, on Friday, May 27.
“The NFF leadership has decided that Mikel (Obi) and (Ahmed) Musa should be excused from the two friendly matches in Europe so that they can honour Joseph Yobo, who is having his testimonial game on the same Friday that we […]