• Amosun names model college after late Olaniwun Ajayi

    Amosun names model college after late Olaniwun Ajayi

    According to reports, Ogun State government on Tuesday announced the naming of one of his model schools after the late elder statesman, Sir Olaniwun Ajayi, who died on November 4 as a mark of honour for his contribution to the development of humanity.

    Stating this was the state governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, at a farewell and commendation service held in memory of the outstanding legal luminary, held at an open ground, at Abeokuta-Sagamu Interchange, Ogun State that the deceased had in […]

  • Senate to publish names of persons who misappropriated of funds meant for IDPs in northeast

    Senate to publish names of persons who misappropriated of funds meant for IDPs in northeast

    The Senate says it will publish the names of individuals found culpable in the alleged misappropriation of funds meant for Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in the northeast.

    The Senate’s Ad-Hoc Committee on Humanitarian Crisis in the Northeast, headed by Senator Shehu Sani, announced the plan on Friday after a visit to some IDPs’ camps in the region that has seen over seven yeas of insurgency.

    Members of the committee, including Senators Ben Murray Bruce and Ali Wakili, are investigating how the nine […]

  • Federal Government releases names of qualified beneficiaries for first batch of N-Power

    Federal Government releases names of qualified beneficiaries for first batch of N-Power

    According to reports, the Federal Government has released the names of the beneficiaries for the first batch of the N-power programme.

     

    A total of 200,000 candidates were selected for the take-off stage set to kick-off Dec 1st.

    Candidates who submitted their CV for the programme can check their status using the state they registered with or the phone number they submitted on the N-Power.

    Recall that the N-Power Volunteer Corps is an attempt by the President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration to invest in the […]

  • Names of wives and children discovered in Kebbi LG staff payroll

    Names of wives and children discovered in Kebbi LG staff payroll

    It was gathered that the Sole Administrator of Kalgo Local Government Area of Kebbi State, Alhaji Umar Diggi, has said that names of housewives and children had been uncovered in the council’s staff payroll for October.

    Diggi, who disclosed this to newsmen in Kalgo on Saturday, did not, however, disclose the number of the ghost workers and the amount of money involved in their payment.

    He decried the situation where staff of the council was involved in putting fictitious names in the […]

  • GQ Australia Names Iggy Azalea “Woman Of The Year” (Photos)

    GQ Australia Names Iggy Azalea “Woman Of The Year” (Photos)

    Rapper, Iggy Azalea has been named Woman of the year 2016 by GQ Magazine. Congratulations to her.

     

    Rapper, Iggy Azalea has been named Woman of the year 2016 by GQ Magazine. Congratulations to

  • Governor Obaseki names SSG, CoS, CPS

    Governor Obaseki names SSG, CoS, CPS

    Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, yesterday, aanounced three appointments into his cabinet. Former Commissioner for Works in the immediate past administration, Osarodion Ogie,  was named the Secretary to the State Government (SSG).

    Ogie was the director general of the Godwin Obaseki Campaign Organisation.

    Also appointed were Mr. Taiwo Francis Akerele as the Chief of Staff, Government House and John Mayaki as interim Chief Press Secretary (CPS).

    Meanwhile, Obaseki has promised to reduce cost of governance not by sacking workers but by realigning the […]

  • Trump names Chief of Staff, Chief Strategist

    Trump names Chief of Staff, Chief Strategist

    US President-elect, Donald Trump, has chosen Republican National Committee Chairman, Reince Priebus, the favourite of the party’s establishment and a low-key Washington insider, to serve in the influential position of the White House Chief of Staff.

    Trump also named Stephen Bannon, his campaign chairman and former head of the conservative Breitbart News, as his Chief Strategist and Senior Counsellor.

    The choice of Priebus, a loyal campaign ally to Trump, who has close ties with House of Representatives Speaker, Paul Ryan, signalled a […]

  • Nigerian Navy releases names of 2,850 successful candidates for 2016 recruitment

    Nigerian Navy releases names of 2,850 successful candidates for 2016 recruitment

    The Nigerian Navy has released the list of 2, 850 successful candidates for its 2016 Batch 25 Recruitment Exercise which was conducted as from 15 August to 12 September, 2016 at Navy Town, Lagos.

    A statement from Naval Headquarters and signed by Commodore Christian Ezekobe said, “A total number of 2850 candidates were successful in the exercise.

    “However, they are to be trained in two batches (Batch A and Batch B).

    “While successful candidates in the first batch will commence training on 6 […]

  • #BringBckOurGirls verifies names of released Chibok schoolgirls

    #BringBckOurGirls verifies names of released Chibok schoolgirls

    According to reports, the #BringBackOurGirls group had stated that it had with the help of the Kibaku Area Development Association, representatives of the Chibok community in Abuja has succeeded in matching the names of 21 rescued girls with their position on its existing list.

    In a press statement signed by leaders of the group, Dr Oby Ezekwesili and Aisha Yesufu listed the names and position of in its list are;

    * Mary Usman – 159

    * Jummai John – 78

    * Blessing Abana – […]

  • FG releases names of freed Chibok girls

    FG releases names of freed Chibok girls

    According to reports, the names of the 21 Chibok girls who were released on Thursday have been made public by the Federal Government.

    The names were posted on the official Twitter handle of the Office of Digital Engagement in the Presidency.

    See full list below:

    Mary Usman Bulama

    Jumai John

    Blessing Abana

    Luggwa Sanda

    Comfort Habila

    Maryam Basheer

    Comfort Amos

    Glory Mainta

    Saratu Emmanuel

    Deborah Ja’afaru

    Rahab Ibrahim

    Helin Musa

    Maryamu Lawan

    Rebecca Ibrahim

    Asabe Goni

    Deborah Andrawus

    Agnes Gapani

    Saratu Markus

    Glory Dama

    Pindah Nuhu

    Rebecca

  • FG names Ken Nnamani head of electoral reforms c’ttee

    FG names Ken Nnamani head of electoral reforms c’ttee

    According to reports, the Federal Government has constituted what the Office of the Attorney General of the Federation called a “constitutional and electoral reforms committee”.

    A statement issued by Salihu Isah, the Special Adviser to the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, SAN, said the committee was set up to reform the electoral process.

    The committee will be inaugurated on Tuesday October 4, 2016 at the HAGF’s Conference Room, Abuja by 11am.

    The statement said the 24-member strong […]