• TUC Commends Governor Ugwuanyi For Constantly Paying Salaries

    TUC Commends Governor Ugwuanyi For Constantly Paying Salaries

    According to reports, the Trade Union Congress (TUC) has commended Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi for the prudent management of the state’s resources which had led to constant payment of workers’ salaries.

    The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the TUC was reacting to a report of BudgIT, a data organisation, which listed Enugu among the only three states in the federation that were fulfilling obligations to their workers.

    Mr Chukwuma Igbokwe, the Chairman of Enugu State Chapter of TUC, told NAN on […]

  • Presidency denies paying Boko Haram $21m for freed Chibok girls

    Presidency denies paying Boko Haram $21m for freed Chibok girls

    According the reports, Presidency on Saturday dismissed media reports that 21 million dollars was paid as ransom to secure the recent release of 21 Chibok schoolgirls.

    Malam Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity to President Muhammadu Buhari, stated this in a statement issued in Abuja.

    Shehu enjoined members of the public to disregard the reports, saying “this loose talk is journalism at its most irresponsible and it’s most dismaying’’.

    According to him, President Buhari’s administration is a responsible government […]

  • Dariye’s trial: Nothing wrong in paying state funds into private accounts – Witness tells court

    Dariye’s trial: Nothing wrong in paying state funds into private accounts – Witness tells court

    A former member of the Plateau State House of Assembly, Banahel Andong, on November 8, 2016 told a Federal Capital Territory High Court in Gudu, Abuja that it is not wrong for funds allocated to a state to be credited into someone’s personal account.

    The former lawmaker, who is currently the acting District Head of Manguana in Boggos Local Government Area of the state, testified as the ninth defence witness in the ongoing trial of a former Plateau State Governor, Joshua […]

  • Recession: We’re paying for our mistakes, says Buhari

    Recession: We’re paying for our mistakes, says Buhari

    President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday blamed the harsh economic situation currently faced by Nigerians on the mistakes the country made in the past.

    President Buhari said though the country was blessed with numerous resources, it allowed herself to be confined in a mono-economy, by paying too much attention on petroleum to the detriment of viable cash crops like cocoa, groundnut, palm oil, palm kernel and hides and skin.

    The President spoke shortly after commissioning the Edo University, Iyamho, in Etsako West Local […]

  • Reps summon Customs boss for allegedly paying firm N250m

    Reps summon Customs boss for allegedly paying firm N250m

    It was gathered that the House of Representatives has summoned the Comptroller General of Nigeria Customs Service, Col. Hameed Ibrahim Ali (rtd) for allegedly paying over N250 million to unlicensed brokerage firms.

    Members of the House Committee on Insurance led by Adekunle Akinlade Abdulkabir probing allegations of wrongdoings between insurance outfits and ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs) of government from 2013 to 2015, gave the directive during an interactive session with the Managing Director/ Chief Executive Officer of Guinea Insurance Plc, […]

  • Drama as University Student is Caught Trying to Run Away After Having S*x With Prostitute Without Paying

    Drama as University Student is Caught Trying to Run Away After Having S*x With Prostitute Without Paying

    A university student who had enough nerves to bring a prostitute to his hostel with no intention of paying has found himself in hot water.

    A Kenyan University student faced the wrath of an older and experienced prostitute after he tried to run away from paying her in the wee hours of Sunday morning.

    The student, only identified as Solo, of a public university took the lady to his university’s hostel within Parklands area, only to try and take off before paying […]