Philanthropic shepherd in charge of Champions Royal Assembly, Bro Joshua Iginla has put a significant smile on the face of another poor widow in far away Botswana on Thursday , December 1st, 2016. Mariam Olebeng, a widow for 11 years, resides at Plot 16648, Naoni Street, gaborone West, Botswana.
The man with a large heart touched the widow’s life during the Botswana prophetic invasion which began same day. During the prophetic service , he picked her out by prophecy and revealed […]
A constitutional lawyer, Barr. Wahab Shittu, has called on the Senate, as a matter of urgency’ to confirm the appointment of the acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, within the next 48 hours.
It would be recalled that the Presidency has written to the Senate, seeking the screening and confirmation of Magu as chairman of the EFCC.
President Muhammadu Buhari appointed Magu as the acting chairman EFCC after the removal of Ibrahim Lamorde on November 9, […]
It was gathered that the Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, on Tuesday applauded Governor Oshiomhole of Edo State for the people-oriented projects commissioned at the twilight of his administration.
Ambode said the completion of the projects at a time when Nigeria was facing economic challenges was an eloquent display of astute, prudent and visionary leadership.
Governor Ambode, who spoke when he commissioned the newly rebuilt Itohan Girls Grammar School, Sapele Road, Benin City, to mark the end of Oshiomhole’s administration, also announced […]
A husband, Abdulganiy Kehinde, on Monday sought the dissolution of his 15-year-old marriage to his wife Baliqees Abdulganiyu for unruly behavior.
The plaintiff, a resident of Ile-dalema, Oke-Oyi area of Ilorin, told the court that his wife had given him hypertension by her troublesome behaviour.
Abdulganiy said that their marriage was contracted in 2000 and had produced five children.
“I have hypertension because of her. I am always scared whenever I am coming home from work because she always causes trouble.
“My Lord, I […]
According to reports, the African Development Bank’s board has approved a $600 million loan for Nigeria on Wednesday aimed at helping the nation to address its budget deficit, a senior bank official said.
The loan is the first tranche of a total $1 billion budget support package. The second disbursement of $400 million is dependent upon the implementation of reforms, the bank’s Nigeria country director, Ousmane Dore, said.
Dore said one of the main triggers for the release of the remaining tranche […]
Plateau State Governor, Simon Lalong disclosed, yesterday, that President Muhammadu Buhari has endorsed Chief Rotimi Akeredolu as the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC).
Lalong disclosed this to State House Correspondents, after he formally presented Akeredolu to Buhari, in his office, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
This was even as Akeredolu assured that his rift with National Leader of the party, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has been resolved.
Lalong, who chairs the APC Campaign Committee for the Ondo governorship election, said […]
According to reports, the founder of INRI Evangelical Spiritual Church, Lagos, Primate Elijah Ayodele, has asked Nigerians to expect shocker in the coming guber election in Ondo State.
He also said that the outcome of the forthcoming governorship election in Ondo State would demonstrate the resolute will of the people to ensure that their choice would prevail in the poll and thereby further clip the wings of political kingmakers by voting for specific individuals irrespective of the party.
Ayodele recalled while speaking […]
An Osun State High Court sitting in Osogbo has given Governor Rauf Aregbesola, seven days to defend why he has not constituted his cabinet since 2014.
His counsel, Fatimo Adesina had urged the court to consider the governor’s application on the court’s lack of jurisdiction to hear the case before proceeding to the substantive suit filed by Barrister Kanmi Ajibola over his refusal to appoint commissioners for almost two years since his assumption of office for second term.
Ajibola had challenged Aregbesola’s […]
It was gathered that the Sokoto State government has disbursed N31 million to 775 beneficiaries to enable them send their children to school.
The state commissioner for Budget and Economic Planning, Bala Kokani, disclosed this on Thursday at a press briefing in Sokoto.
Mr. Kokani said that the disbursement was made under the government’s conditional cash transfer project of the Millennium Development Goals.
He added that the state government had revived its moribund food and nutrition committee.
Mr. Kokani said government had also conducted […]
According to reports, the Senate Committee on Public Accounts, yesterday, directed authorities of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, to submit all approval evidences for 1,691 contracts it awarded within seven days for verification.
The order was sequel to the failure of the commission to provide evidence of approval for the 1,691 contracts out of the entire 1,697 contracts awarded by the commission to registered contractors between 2014 and 2016.
The committee, led by Senator Andy Uba, PDP, Anambra South, subsequently directed […]
It was gathered that the Nigerian Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas (NUPENG) say it would impose an industrial strike if the federal government fails to sort out ongoing mass sack in the oil industry in the next 21 days.
This was contained in a communiqué presented to journalists by the National President of NUPENG, Comrade Igwe Achese, after a meeting of the union’s Central Working Committee (CWC), held in Warri, Delta state.
The communique, which revealed that more than 3000 oil […]