After the conclusion of the Ondo State governorship election, indications have emerged that some members of the All Progressives Congress, APC, are calling for the suspension of a National Leader of the party,Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, over his role in the said election.
Recall that there were reports that Tinubu was against the emergence of the Ondo State Governor-elect, Rotimi Akeredolu.
The former Lagos State governor had faulted the primary election that produced Akeredolu as the party’s flag bearer in the November 26 […]
The Federal Government is pushing ahead with plans to secure $29.9billion loans in spite of scathing criticisms from ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo.
It was learnt that President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, to engage the ex-President on the facts-behind-the-figures in respect of the loans.
The Finance Minister, who is said to be a “goddaughter” of the ex-President, may also get a feedback from Obasanjo to the government.
According to investigation conducted by our correspondent, the Buhari administration has […]
The management of Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) on Saturday apologised to customers over continuous shortage of electricity supply.
A statement by Mr Godwin Idemudia, the company’s Head of Corporate Communications in Lagos, blamed the shortage on a drastic reduction in the amount of electricity coming to EKEDC from the national grid.
According to the statement, the company could only distribute what was allocated to it from the national grid.
“We are, therefore, appealing to all our customers to bear with us as […]
A cleric, Archbishop George Amu has said that businessman, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, Africa’s foremost business mogul will shock the world like Donald Trump, the new elected American president. According to Amu, Dangote is destined by God as Nigeria’s future president.
According to the cleric, just as the election of Donald Trump as president of the US shocked the entire world, so also the emergence of Alhaji Dangote will be a miracle of the century. He said the two business moguls were […]
People have been left in shock after it came to light that a news channel allows its presenters present news fully n*de.
A group of female presenters have all stripped completely n*ked to present the news in the n*de.
The journalists all work for the N*ked News, a Canadian channel which claims to be the ‘programme with nothing to hide’.
Nothing is hidden as the programme is broadcast six days a week, with 25 minute bulletins showing the women […]
Although the EFF loves Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe, it’s time for the long-serving president to go, its leader Julius Malema says.
“We love Robert Mugabe for who he is, although we accept it’s time for him to step down,” Malema told crowds gathered in Soweto on Wednesday.
The EFF held a memorial service in honour of Cuban leader Fidel Castro who died on Friday at the age of 90.
The red berets’ commander-in-chief said he would constantly raise the Cuban issue as they […]
Gambian President Yahya Jammeh has conceded defeat to the opposition, the chairman of the electoral commission said Friday, bringing a dramatic end to his 22 years in power.
“It’s really unique that someone who has been ruling this country for so long has accepted defeat,” Alieu Momar Njie told reporters ahead of the results of Thursday’s presidential election.
Jammeh, who once said he would govern for a billion years if God willed it, was attempting to win a fifth term with his […]
A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has ordered the Department of State Services, DSS, to free leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, IMN, Ibraheem El-Zakzaky, as well as members of his family.
Zakzaky has been detained by the DSS since December 2015 when IMN members, also known as Shi’ites, clashed with Nigerian army in Zaria, Kaduna state.
According to the DSS, the Shi’ia leader was being kept in their custody for his own protection.
But the Shi’ites have continued protests, demanding […]
One of the GSM service providers in the country, MTN Nigeria has been ordered to pay full four years post-disengagement salaries to 63 workers, who were laid off by the company in 2009.
The Lagos Division of the National Industrial Court, which handed this order, also awarded additional N10,000 against MTN in favour of each of the 63 workers to cover the cost of filing the suit marked: NICN/LA/596/2013.
The court presided over by Justice P.O. Lifu said the mobile telecoms company […]
A s*x-starved housewife, Sherifat Asimiyu, on Friday approached an Ibadan Customary Court sitting in Agodi to dissolve her 10-year-old marriage with Mr Saheed Asimiyu.
Sherifat told the court that apart from starving her of s*x, Saheed was also in the habit of beating and biting her whenever they have domestic quarrels.
The complainant said she could no longer cope without s*x, as her husband had not slept with her in the last six months.
“There is no doubt about his ability to […]
A Ghanian company plans to establish a wiring and transmission equipment factory in Lagos this month to improve power supply in the country.
The Chief Operating Officer, Reroy Group, Roy Quartey Papafio, told The Nation, during an energy forum in Lagos, that Nigeria was chosen because of its large market.
He said: “We are already doing business in Nigeria. We have clients in the country, but we are looking at a situation whereby we would operate fully in the country. We have […]