• Chika Ike Steps Out In $5000 Amal Azhari Dress as She Receives Award in London (Photos)

    Chika Ike Steps Out In $5000 Amal Azhari Dress as She Receives Award in London (Photos)

    Beautiful Nollywood actress, Chika Ike, was pictured when she stepped out in a multi-million naira dress as she bags an award of excellence in U.K.

    Popular Nollywood actress, Chika Ike who recently gifted herself a new Mercedes Benz G-wagon during her birthday is arguably one of the big spenders among the Nigeria celebrities.

    The pretty screen goddess was one of the recipients honoured with an excellence award at the African Entrepreneur Awards in London on Sunday and what better way to show […]

  • President Buhari receives economic recovery strategy report

    President Buhari receives economic recovery strategy report

    After many months of rigorous planning, President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, received the ambitious economic recovery strategy report prepared by his Economic Management Team, EMT, to steer the nation off recession.

    The multi-prong strategy, which was prepared by the EMT, in collaboration with the Ministries of Budget and National Planning, Finance, the Presidency and the Central Bank of Nigeria, is to enable the President appreciate the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan, ERGP, before setting out to present it to Nigerians next month.

    A […]

  • Jackie Chan receives honorary Oscar after five decades in film

    Jackie Chan receives honorary Oscar after five decades in film

    62-year-old Chinese actor and martial arts star Jackie Chan was the recipient of an honorary Oscar at the 2016 Governors Awards in Los Angeles, California on Saturday.

    Chan, who has never been nominated for an Academy Award during his 54-year career, finally received the Oscar at the awards ceremony, which is hosted by the American Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in Hollywood.

    The honorary Oscar was awarded for lifetime achievement in the field of

  • EFCC receives 21 operational vehicles

    EFCC receives 21 operational vehicles

    According to reports, the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibrahim Magu, on Wednesday appealed to Nigerians to support the anti-graft agency to move the country forward.

    Magu made the appeal when he unveiled 21 operational vehicles at the commission’s headquarters in Abuja.

    Magu said the vehicles, which included pick-up vans and buses, were provided by the Federal Government to enhance the commission’s operations in the war against corruption.

    Magu said: “They are operational vehicles supplied to us by the […]

  • NCAA receives 68 passengers’ complaints in three months, Arik tops list

    NCAA receives 68 passengers’ complaints in three months, Arik tops list

    According to reports, the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority said it received a total of 68 complaints from domestic and international air passengers in the third quarter of 2016.

    This was contained in a document issued by the NCAA’s Consumer Protection Department, which was obtained by the News Agency of Nigeria on Tuesday in Lagos.

    It said 47 complaints were received from passengers flying international routes, while 21 were received from passengers on domestic routes.

    According to the document, Arik Air recorded the highest […]

  • Afe Babalola receives life-time award for contribution to legal profession

    Afe Babalola receives life-time award for contribution to legal profession

    Legal luminary, Afe Babalola (SAN), has received a Life-time achievement award in recognition of his contributions to the legal profession in Nigeria.

    The award, which is an annual event, was organised and presented by a Lagos-Based Media Outfit, Text Philia Media.

    In his acceptance speech, Afe Babalola thanked the organisers of the award and promised to continue to use his wealth of experience in the service of humanity.

    He said: “I am so flabbergasted receiving this award today. It shows that the little […]

  • NCC receives 6,163 complaints from telecoms subscribers in Q2

    NCC receives 6,163 complaints from telecoms subscribers in Q2

    According to reports, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says it received 6,163 complaints from telecommunications subscribers in the second quarter of 2016.

    Mr Abdullahi Maikano, the Director, Consumer Affairs Bureau (CAB) of the commission made the disclosure to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday in Lagos.

    Maikano said that of the 6,163 complaints, 4,739 issues were resolved, giving a resolution of 76.9 per cent.

    He also said that the commission received 23,694 complaints from telecommunications consumers in the first quarter.

    NAN reports […]

  • Ambode receives Best Performing Nigerian Governor Award in US

    Ambode receives Best Performing Nigerian Governor Award in US

    According to reports, the Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, at the weekend said the State was gradually emerging as the choice destination for investors, promising that his administration would continue to work round the clock not only to become a shining example for Africans in Diaspora, but retain the State as investors haven.

    The Governor spoke at the 2016 International Forum on African Leadership, where he received an award as the Best Performing Governor in Nigeria.

    The award ceremony was organised by […]

  • FG recruitment scheme receives 749,000 application

    FG recruitment scheme receives 749,000 application

    The Federal Government social investment programme aimed at recruiting 500,000 graduates and 100,000 trainees said it has received 749,000 applications as at the close of the online portal on 31st of August.

    The Special Assistant to the President on Social Investment Programme, Mariam Uwais, who stated this while speaking to journalists in Abuja said the N-power program received application from all the 774 Local Government areas of the country with the highest applicants coming from Lagos, Oyo, Rivers and Bauchi.

    She said […]

  • President Buhari receives Gen. Yakubu Gowon at the state house (Photos)

    President Buhari receives Gen. Yakubu Gowon at the state house (Photos)

    President Buhari today received former head of state, General Yakubu Gowon rtd at the state House Abuja.

    President Buhari today received former head of state, General Yakubu Gowon rtd at the state House

  • NCPC receives 1st batch of beneficiaries of pilgrim support to Israel

    NCPC receives 1st batch of beneficiaries of pilgrim support to Israel

    The Nigerian Christian Pilgrim Commission (NCPC), on Friday in Abuja, received the first batch of 16 beneficiaries of the Support a Pilgrim to Israel (SAPTI).

    The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), reports that the commission had on April 9, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with regulatory bodies to formalise the process and commencement of the SAPTI programme.

    The NCPC Executive Secretary, Rev. Tor Uja, described the project as a balanced programme that would ensure that ordinary Nigerians had the opportunity to […]