• Buhari plans to sell Nigeria off – Fayose cries out

    Buhari plans to sell Nigeria off – Fayose cries out

    Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti state has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of planning to mortgage the future of Nigeria.

    According to him, Nigeria has a little about $2bn in the excess crude account and about $22bn in the foreign exchange reserve. Hence, Buhari’s plan to borrow $30bn will definitely put Nigeria’s future in a huge debt.

    “Propaganda Isn’t the truth, APC is running this country through propaganda. $29bn is the amount Buhari met in the foreign reserve, Excess crude account was over […]

  • Man, 32, chops off neighbour’s ear over plantain

    Man, 32, chops off neighbour’s ear over plantain

    A 32-year-old civil servant in Rivers State, Mr. Braide Chinedu, has been arraigned before a Chief Magistrate’s Court sitting in Port Harcourt, for allegedly chopping off his neighbour’s ear over ownership of a plantain tree.

    The accused person, Chinedu, who works with a federal ministry in Port Harcourt, reportedly attacked his neighbour, Mr. Adelowu Ogundele, with a matchete while Ogundale was allegedly harvesting plantain at their Federal Housing Estate residence in Port Harcourt.

    The accused, who is facing two counts of assault, […]

  • Resident doctors call off nationwide strike

    Resident doctors call off nationwide strike

    The National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) have called off the strike embarked upon due to the inability of the government to meet their demands.

    National President of the Association, Mohammed Askira, made the announcement during a press conference in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital on Saturday, June 25.

    Addressing journalists in Abuja, Mr Askira, however, appealed to the government to implement agreements reached with the association before July the 14th.

    While stating that it’s decision is borne out of the need of alleviating the […]

  • Policeman pushes nursing mother and baby off Okada over N100 in Ondo

    Policeman pushes nursing mother and baby off Okada over N100 in Ondo

    A nursing mother and her son were injured in an accident caused by attempt by a policeman to extort N100 from a commercial motorcyclist, Okadaman, in Ondo town, Ondo State.

    Eyewitness account said trouble started when a team of anti-crime police officers attached to one of the police stations in the town allegedly mounted a road block in one of the major roads.

    It was learnt that one of the officers, in an attempt to stop the Okada rider, pulled down the […]

  • Models Are Not Prostitutes campaign flags off

    Models Are Not Prostitutes campaign flags off

    Disturbed about the public’s perception of models, the organisers of ‘Models on the Island’ (MOTI), Twin Image Concept, have initiated a campaign tagged Models Are Not Prostitutes. Speaking recently at a press conference to unveil the winners of the just concluded MOTI, a 5-day camping experience, Joseph Etim, said that they were worried about the position of models in Nigeria.

    “Twin Image Concept is running a campaign tagged Models Are Not Prostitutes and over 5, 000 models will be involved. We […]