• Anenih bows from active politics, urges Nigerians to hope for a better tomorrow

    Anenih bows from active politics, urges Nigerians to hope for a better tomorrow

    Chief Tony Anenih, former chairman, Board of Trustees (BoT) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has said that he has withdrawn from active partisan politics, adding that he would continue to avail the country of his experience, suggestions and advice as a statesman.

    Anenih acknowledged that the country was going through difficult times and called for support and  prayer for President Muhammadu Buhari for the wisdom and vision to steer the country back to prosperity.

    Anenih spoke in Abuja at the presentation […]

  • Trump’s victory brought hope for Niger Deltans – Avengers

    Trump’s victory brought hope for Niger Deltans – Avengers

    According to reports, the Niger Delta Avengers have congratulated the President-elect of the United States of America, Mr. Donald Trump, on his electoral victory in the Presidential elections held on Tuesday.

    The Avengers said Trump’s victory brought hope to the agitation for the economic emancipation and fiscal federalism in the region.

    In a electronic mail sent late Wednesday evening by its spokesman, Mudoch Agbinibo, said the people of the Niger Delta would come victorious just like Trump who fought against world establishments […]

  • I hope Nigeria will apologise to you – Nigerian Gay pastor,Macaulay tells Bisi Alimi

    I hope Nigeria will apologise to you – Nigerian Gay pastor,Macaulay tells Bisi Alimi

    Nigeria’s first gay pastor, founder of secret gay church, House of Rainbow, Rowland Jide Macaulay said he hopes that Nigeria will one day apologise to gay activist Bisi Alimi and others that have been discriminated against.

    Jide Macaulay said this on his facebook page while congratulating gay activist, Bisi Alimi on his marriage.

    He wrote: “Bisi Alimi, It is my hope that Nigeria will apologise to you and the millions of LGBTI people they have discriminated against.

    “You are a trail blazer and […]

  • Customs raises hope on pact with Benin Republic, earns N1bn revenue

    Customs raises hope on pact with Benin Republic, earns N1bn revenue

    According to reports, the Nigeria Customs’ Service Seme Command, has expressed the hope that its recent Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed with Republic of Benin would further bolster revenue and aid the fight against smuggling at the border.

    Meanwhile, the anti-smuggling unit of the Command has also intercepted and arrested three bullet proof vehicles smuggled into the country at different entry locations.

    The Customs Public Relation Officer, Seme Command, Taupyen Selchang, said in a statement that the Command generated N1.1 billion as […]

  • Economic recovery policy will bring hope for Nigeria – ICAN

    Economic recovery policy will bring hope for Nigeria – ICAN

    According to reports, the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria on Friday renewed its support for the various economic policies of the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari, saying there is hope for Nigeria.

    The President of ICAN, Deacon Titus Soetan, who led a delegation of the institute’s executives to the Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, said the current initiatives of the Minister were capable of taking the nation out of its current economic woes.

    The Minister, in her welcome address, said: “As […]

  • I hope NFF pay me while I’m alive, FIFA may still ban Nigeria, says Oliseh

    I hope NFF pay me while I’m alive, FIFA may still ban Nigeria, says Oliseh

    Former Super Eagles coach, Sunday Oliseh, has revealed that he is still being owed by the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF).

    Oliseh and his assistant, Jean Francois Loscuito, resigned from their roles in February this year.

    The NFF are reportedly owing former Eagles bosses, the late Stephen Keshi and Amodu Shuaibu. And Oliseh has said he hopes they pay him before he dies.

    “Hope the NFF will pay coach Losciuto and myself the huge amounts they still owe us without litigation whilst we are […]

  • Don’t lose hope in Buhari’s administration – Pastor Kumuyi tells Nigerian

    Don’t lose hope in Buhari’s administration – Pastor Kumuyi tells Nigerian

    The General Superintendent, Deeper Life Bible Church, Pastor William Kumuyi, has urged Nigerians not to lose hope in President Muhamadu Buhari’s administration.

    Speaking during a visit to the Nigeria Christian Pilgrim Commission (NCPC) national headquarters in Abuja, yesterday, Pastor Kumuyi said he is optimistic that President Buhari-led federal government is on the right track to reposition the nation’s economy.

    He said, “Although the country might be passing through the ‘best of times’, there are strong reasons not to lose hope in the […]

  • VP Osinbajo raises hope on Nigeria’s refining capacity, lauds Dangote Refinery

    VP Osinbajo raises hope on Nigeria’s refining capacity, lauds Dangote Refinery

    Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, yesterday, raised hope that by the first quarter of 2019 the nation’s refining capacity would be sufficient for the domestic market and export at the completion of Dangote refinery project in Lagos.

    Besides, the current effect of foreign exchange depreciation has taken its toll on the project, which was earlier estimated at N2.8trn has now doubled to N4.8trn based on the new exchange rate.

    Osinbanjo, who spoke yesterday during a brief visit to the Dangote refinery site in […]

  • We Must Not Give Up Hope – Tinubu Consoles Nigerians

    We Must Not Give Up Hope – Tinubu Consoles Nigerians

    Former Lagos State Governor and an All Progressive Congress, APC, chieftain, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu has challenged Nigerians to hold fast to their faith in the country irrespective of the current economic situations.

    The APC chieftain in his Democracy day speech to the nation reminded Nigerians that the quest for democracy is a battle as opposed the view of it being a banquet. He however encouraged citizens to have a little more faith as the country is just about out of […]

  • Democracy Day: Let’s keep hope alive, Atiku Abubakar urges Nigerians

    Democracy Day: Let’s keep hope alive, Atiku Abubakar urges Nigerians

    Former Vice President and chieftain of All Progressives Congress Atiku Abubakar says democracy, despite its limitations and challenges, remains the best form of government anywhere in the world.

    In his message to mark Nigeria’s Democracy Day, the former Vice President explains that the freedom of choice is one of the most important ingredients of the democratic system. According to him, the freedom to choose your leaders makes democracy fashionable, adding that any system that subverts the will of the people destroys […]