• Nnamdi Kanu vows to reject offers to make him renounce Biafra struggle

    Nnamdi Kanu vows to reject offers to make him renounce Biafra struggle

    Mr. Nnamdi Kanu , leader of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and Director of Radio Biafra/Biafra television, has vowed never to betray Biafrans or abandon the struggle for an independent Biafra.

    Kanu said he would continue to reject materials allegedly offered him to renounce Biafra struggle until victory for all Biafrans was achieved.

    Kanu who spoke through his lawyer, Mr. Ifeanyi Ejioffor said his prosecutors and persecutors have come with many strategies to trick him to sign off his quest for Biafra […]

  • Nigerian Singer Adokiye Offers Long-kept Virginity For Auction Sale

    Nigerian Singer Adokiye Offers Long-kept Virginity For Auction Sale

    Nigerian singer, Adokiye who at a time offered Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau herself in exchange for the return of the over 219 abducted Chibok girls may be prepared to sell her virginity as the economy of Nigeria worsens.

    Adokiye Ngozi Kyrian Yvonne a.k.a Adokiye, often talks about how she has managed to keep her virginity till adulthood and is determined on remaining a virgin until marriage.

    Recently, she made global headlines after she offered her virginity to Islamist militant sect, Boko […]

  • Clinton offers to work with Trump, wishes him success as president

    Clinton offers to work with Trump, wishes him success as president

    Hillary Clinton vowed Wednesday to work with American President-elect Donald Trump, and urged fellow Democrats to allow him the chance to lead the deeply divided country.

    “Last night, I congratulated Donald Trump and offered to work with him on behalf of our country,” the defeated candidate told supporters, holding back tears in her first public remarks since the Republican’s upset victory.

    “I hope that he will be a successful president for all Americans.”

    “We have seen that our nation is more deeply divided […]

  • Obanikoro offers to refund N785m slush fund

    Obanikoro offers to refund N785m slush fund

    Embattled former Minister of State for Defence, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro, may soon be let out of custody by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission following indications that he has agreed to make refunds of the money he allegedly collected from the Office of National Security Adviser, Newsmen is reporting.

    The anti-graft agency accused the ex-minister of collecting N785 million from the ONSA while in office.

    His friends and associates are understood to be rallying around him to raise the funds as a […]

  • Governor Okorocha offers scholarship to 200 IDPs, vulnerable students in Adamawa

    Governor Okorocha offers scholarship to 200 IDPs, vulnerable students in Adamawa

    Imo State Governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha, has offered scholarship to 200 Internally Displaced Persons IDPs and other vulnerable students in Adamawa State.

    Okorocha had built Rochas Foundation Academy in Yola, Adamawa State capital, through his foundation early this year with the aimed to provide education to IDPs, other vulnerable and children of the less-privileged in the state especially those devastated by the Boko Haram insurgency.

    The governor in his widow’s mind had promised during the laying of the Academy foundation in Yola, […]

  • AfDB offers Nigeria $4.1b loan

    AfDB offers Nigeria $4.1b loan

    It was gathered that the President of African Development Bank, Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, says the bank has a portfolio of $4.1 billion to support Nigeria’s new lending operations from 2016 to 2017.

    Adesina said this while addressing newsmen on Monday in Abuja.

    He said the bank had a meeting with Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, the Economic Management Team as well as other cabinet members to discuss the challenges facing Nigeria.

    He said diversification was not a problem in the country, adding that the […]

  • Governor Fayose offers laptops to Ekiti civil servants

    Governor Fayose offers laptops to Ekiti civil servants

    No less than four hundred (400) accounting officers in Ekiti State Civil Service have been allocated a laptop computer each by the State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, in order to improve the quality of service delivery in the state.

    During the presentation at the Government House in Ado Ekiti, the state’s capital, the civil servants commended the Governor for the kind gesture.

    Governor Fayose urged the officers to make effective use of the laptop computers to better the lot of the state.

    He also […]

  • FG offers 3-year tax holiday to investors

    FG offers 3-year tax holiday to investors

    As part of measures to incentivise investments in the  Nigerian mining sector, the Federal Government yesterday offered prospective investors a  three-year tax holidays.

    Speaking at the opening session of the ongoing Africa Down Under Conference in Perth, Australia recently, Minister of Solid Mineral Development, Dr. Kayode  Fayemi, said the country was determined to return stronger to the global ore and mineral market to drive the growth and development of the sector through the private sector.

    He said that the tax holiday would […]

  • Governor Fayose offers 100,000 hectares of land to agric investors

    Governor Fayose offers 100,000 hectares of land to agric investors

    Governor Ayo Fayose has approved the donation of 100,000 hectares of land to investors, who are willing to embark on farming to improve agricultural production in Ekiti.

    The state Commissioner for Agriculture and Natural Resources, Mr Kehinde Odebunmi, stated this on Wednesday while addressing participants at the ongoing 2016 Agric. Summit, holding in Ado Ekiti.

    The commissioner said the government was ready to offer incentives to individuals and corporate bodies willing to invest in farming and other farm-based commercial activities in any […]

  • Osun offers free train ride for Sallah

    Osun offers free train ride for Sallah

    The Government of Osun State at the weekend, announced the year 2016 Eid il-Fitri free train ride scheduled to commence on July 5.

    According to the government, the free train ride is in line with the Governor Rauf Aregbesola administration’s tradition to facilitate convenient movement of its citizen in and out of the state during the festive season.

    A statement from the Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Cooperatives and Empowerment disclosed that the free train would start on Tuesday and end on Saturday.

    The […]

  • Nigerians Show-off Their Excitement as Abuja-Kaduna Train Service Offers Free Ride (Photos)

    Nigerians Show-off Their Excitement as Abuja-Kaduna Train Service Offers Free Ride (Photos)

    Here are new photos of the Abuja-Kaduna train service being tested ahead of its launch for commercial use this month.

    Ahead of its launch for commercial use this month, the Abuja-Kaduna train service is currently being tested as new photos reveal that passengers with a valid form of identification boarded a free ride this morning at Idu industrial layout in Abuja.

    Rotimi Amaechi, the Minister of Transportation, said that the four coaches on ground could only convey 380 passengers, while the volume […]