• Recession: President Buhari to launch economic recovery plan

    Recession: President Buhari to launch economic recovery plan

    President Muhammadu Buhari will inaugurate the National Economic Reconstruction and Growth plan in December, the Minister of Budget and National Planning, Senator Udoma Udo Udoma, has said.

    Udoma, who disclosed this at a National Economic Retreat in Abuja on Thursday, stated that the plan is in furtherance of the Federal Government’s efforts to reposition the country towards sustainable growth.

    The retreat was scheduled to start at 9am, but the opening remarks came at 10am.

    According to the minister, the retreat is intended to […]

  • Buhari to launch $10bn Niger Delta Reconstruction Fund

    Buhari to launch $10bn Niger Delta Reconstruction Fund

    According to reports, the federal government under the watch of President Muhammadu Buhari plans a $10 billion infrastructure development fund for the oil-rich but restive Niger Delta, the Minister of State for Petroleum, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, said yesterday in Abuja.

    “We are launching $10 billion infrastructural rebirth investment programmes in the Niger Delta region. This is not money that is going to come strictly from the federal government. It is going to come from investors, individuals who are ready to do […]

  • Khloe Kardashian wears revealing sheer lace top at launch of her denim brand (photos)

    Khloe Kardashian wears revealing sheer lace top at launch of her denim brand (photos)

    Khloe Kardashian left little to the imagination in a sheer lacy black top and her own branded ‘Good American’ jeans designed to make  women feel “positive in their skin” as she launched her new denim brand on Tuesday night. Her mum, Kris and her sister Kourtney were also at the event to support her.

    Khloe Kardashian left little to the imagination in a sheer lacy black top and her own branded ‘Good American’ jeans designed to make  women feel “positive in […]

  • 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 […]

  • Kukah, Soludo, others to grace launch of book on Biafra

    Kukah, Soludo, others to grace launch of book on Biafra

    Bishop of Sokoto Catholic Diocese, Matthew Kukah and former Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Chukwuma Soludo, are among dignitaries expected at the public presentation of a book, “The Politics of Biafra and the Future of Nigeria” in Abuja.

    While Kukah will deliver a keynote address, Soludo will be among the discussants at the even schedule for Shehu Musa Yar’Adua Centre, Abuja.

    At the event, Chairman of Safari Books Limited, Chief Joop Berhout, will make remarks as publisher, while Eze Festus Odimegwu, […]

  • Army Set To Launch “Operation Rescue Final”- Buratai

    Army Set To Launch “Operation Rescue Final”- Buratai

    It was gathered that the Chief of Army Staff, Lt Gen Tukur Buratai has said the army is set to launch a new operation code named “OPERATION RESCUE FINAL” with the aim to rescue every Boko Haram abductee and all other kidnapped victims.

    Buratai stated this at the Army Headquarters Abuja when he played host to members of House Committee on Army.

    Buratai said once the operations begins, the army won’t relent until every Nigerian in any form of captivity is rescued.

    He […]

  • FG to launch N7.5bn loan scheme for local car purchase

    FG to launch N7.5bn loan scheme for local car purchase

    According to reports, the Director General of the National Automotive Design and Development Council (NADDC), Aminu Jalal, has disclosed that the Federal Government would soon float a car purchase loan scheme, to help citizens acquire new made-in-Nigeria cars.

    The scheme will be funded at a cost of N7.5 billion.

    Jalal stated this when a delegation of Vehicle Owners Association of Nigeria (VOAN), led by National President, Odo Vincent Okoko, paid him a courtesy call.

    He said the initiative falls within the objectives of […]

  • FG set to launch “change begins with me” campaign

    FG set to launch “change begins with me” campaign

    In a bid to entrench the values of accountability, integrity and inculcate positive attitudinal change in Nigerians, the Federal Government is set to launch the “Change Begins With Me’’ campaign.

    The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, and the Director-General, National Orientation Agency (NOA), Mr Garba Abari, made this known in separate interviews with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja.

    They said that the campaign was aimed at educating and enlightening Nigerians to appreciate these values which, they […]

  • Lagos Girl with the Biggest B00bs on Instagram Set to Launch TV Show (Photos)

    Lagos Girl with the Biggest B00bs on Instagram Set to Launch TV Show (Photos)

    Social media boob-baring queen, Romangoddess has announced the recording of a television programme which is currently being produced by her.

    Lagos big girl, Romangoddess who is famed for her enigmatic breasts seems set to expand her ‘brand’ from the circle of Instagram to the television screens with a recent announcement.

    The Magodo phase II-based curvy lady posted a video of the recording of her programme which looked like a talkshow. In the brief video clip, she could be seen flaunting a massive […]

  • New militants blow up pipelines, launch ‘Operation Crocodile Tears’

    New militants blow up pipelines, launch ‘Operation Crocodile Tears’

    A militant group, Niger Delta Greenland Justice Movement (NDGJM) launched Operation Crocodile Tears and blew up the Ogor-Oteri major delivery line, operated by the Nigeria Petroleum Development Company (NPDC) and Shorelines Petroleum in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State in the early hours of Tuesday.

    The action is coming against the backdrop of  ‘Operation Crocodile Smile’ the military launched in the region at the weekend.

    The group’s leader, Aldo Agbalaja, in a statement, claimed responsibility for the attack and disclosed […]

  • Kwara to launch N4.2bn infrastructure project

    Kwara to launch N4.2bn infrastructure project

    The Kwara State Government is set to launch its Infrastructure Development Fund, with an initial investment of N4.2 billion in the Energy Sector in the fourth quarter of 2016.

    The State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed, revealed this during an interaction with community leaders in his office on Friday.

    Alhaji Ahmed said IF-K has been codified into the Kwara State Public Private Partnership Law, which he assented to in 2015.

    According to him, the IF-K project is a result of the Kwara Infrastructure Investment […]