• Anenih opens a huge can of worms in his book, My Life and Nigerian Politics

    Anenih opens a huge can of worms in his book, My Life and Nigerian Politics

    Former PDP Chairman of Board of Trustees (BoT), Chief Tony Anenih, has in his book, “My life and Nigerian Politics” given the key reason  the presidential ambition of former Vice President, Dr Alex Ekwueme in 2003 hit the rock.

    Anenih also divulged a strange offer to Ekwueme in 1998 by former President Olusegun Obasanjo, shortly after winning the presidential ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), that he Ekwueme should become the Senate President.

    He said the former Military president, Gen Ibrahim […]

  • Sound Sultan celebrates 40th birthday, officially opens his new home

    Sound Sultan celebrates 40th birthday, officially opens his new home

    Sound Sultan who turned 40 years old today officially opened his new home. His brother Baba Dee, took to his IG account to wish his brother well and celebrate his new home.

    Sound Sultan wrote:

    ALLAH IS MOST GRACIOUS MERCIFUL .I NEVER LOOK UP TO MAN TO DO IT .BUT NEVER LOOK DOWN ON MAN .4 BIG DECADES ON THIS SINFUL EARTH IS A BLESSING AS WE CONSTANTLY TRY TO INSPIRE THE WORLD .AND MAKE A GOOD MARK. ALLHAMDULILAH IT’S MY 40TH […]

  • Federal government opens register for recovered assets to prevent re-looting

    Federal government opens register for recovered assets to prevent re-looting

    According to reports, the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, on Friday disclosed that the federal government has created a register for all recovered assets stolen by corrupt officials, explaining that the move was to prevent “re-looting” of what was being recovered.

    Speaking at a meeting with representative of the United Nations, UN Secretary-General for West Africa in Abuja, Mohammed Ibn Chambas, he said the register would be made public soon.

    Mohammed said, “Corruption is as dangerous as terrorism. For […]

  • N22.8bn: EFCC opens case against ex-Air Chief, Amosu

    N22.8bn: EFCC opens case against ex-Air Chief, Amosu

    According to reports, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Thursday opened its case against a former Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Adesola Amosu (rtd), and 10 others, who are being tried for an alleged fraud of N22.8bn.

    The defendants, initially arraigned before a Federal High Court in Lagos on June 29, 2016, had on July 8, 2016, indicated their intention to enter into a plea bargain with the EFCC.

    However, at the resumed proceedings in the case on Thursday, the […]

  • Trump opens new hotel close to White House

    Trump opens new hotel close to White House

    Donald Trump will have an address on Pennsylvania Avenue whether or not he wins November’s election, after his new super-luxury hotel opened on Monday, steps from the White House. Not everyone was applauding his name in large gold-colored letters adorning the 263-room, $212 million Trump International Hotel glinting in the bright morning sun.

    A crowd of protesters gathered to direct invectives toward the Republican presidential candidate’s redevelopment of the capital’s century-old landmark Old Post Office building into one of the city’s […]

  • FCMB Opens Asokoro Branch, Reaffirms Commitment To Excellent Service Delivery

    FCMB Opens Asokoro Branch, Reaffirms Commitment To Excellent Service Delivery

    First City Monument Bank (FCMB) Limited, has announced that on Monday, September 5, 2016, it will officially open a new branch in the Asokoro area of Abuja. The new branch is located at 75, Yakubu Gowon Way Asokoro, Abuja. The bank says the development is in line with FCMB’s strategic expansion approach, which aims to extend the bank’s reach and make its operations accessible to more customers across Nigeria.

    In a statement, the vice president, Branch Management and Trade Services at […]

  • Governor Ayade opens Calabar garment factory, employs 300

    Governor Ayade opens Calabar garment factory, employs 300

    The Cross River State Governor, Prof. Ben Ayade, on Thursday approved the employment of 300 applicants as workers in the Calabar Garment Factory newly built by his administration.

    The governor announced the automatic employment of the applicants on Thursday after the applicants from the southern senatorial districts of the state had participated in a job screening exercise by the garment factory.

    In a statement on Thursday, the governor said the gesture was not only in fulfillment of his dream to create jobs […]

  • Naira Opens New Week with Another Fall…See Current Value

    Naira Opens New Week with Another Fall…See Current Value

    The naira has opened the new month of August with another significant fall that spells doom for the Nigerian economy.

    These are the currency exchange rates for 01/08/16 as of 10:00am as powered by Zenith Bank. The naira has failed to improve in quality at the interbank and black market

  • Pastor Adeboye opens biggest Church in Ibadan, urges Nigerians to imbibe ‘change’

    Pastor Adeboye opens biggest Church in Ibadan, urges Nigerians to imbibe ‘change’

    Pastor Enoch Adeboye, the General Overseer, Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) on Sunday in Ibadan, prayed fervently for the nation’s prosperity as he inaugurated the new Region 21 headquarters.

    The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the newly inaugurated stadium-like church was the RCCG Covenant Sanctuary, Region 21 headquarters located in Oluyole Estate area of Ibadan.

    Adeboye also prayed for the prosperity of the citizenry and the nation at large, saying he was in Ibadan for the inauguration and for […]

  • Total opens pipeline to Alaoji power plant, invests $5bn

    Total opens pipeline to Alaoji power plant, invests $5bn

    Total Nigeria, a subsidiary of the French multi-national oil and Gas Company has said it will start supplying gas via its Northern Option Pipeline (NOPL) to Alaoji power plant, to help strengthen the country’s weak power supply.

    The company’s managing director, Nicolas Terraz, said that the company will commence delivery towards the end of this month.

    Terraz added that this particular delivery was one of the gas company’s huge bouquets of projects that are aimed at uplifting and developing the socio-economics of […]