Immediate past Governor of Niger state, Dr Mu’azu Babangida Aliyu, has defended the inability of the last administration at the federal level to save part of its income in the boom era for the rainy day, saying the government was handicapped by the 1999 Constitution.
He said what the constitution provided for was for all amounts of money generated to be put in the federation account and shared among the three tiers of government.
“The Constitution did not say we should save […]
A young lady whose mother has been bedridden with a mind-numbing sickness, has resorted to overly desperate measures to find solution.
A young lady identified as Cao Mengyuan is in a serious dilemma. The young lady whose mother has been stricken with cancer is now seeking for help through desperate measures.
The desperate 19-year-old in China, posted an advertisement to sell herself in order to raise money for her ill mother’s medical treatment.
In a post on Chinese social media, Cao Mengyuan said […]
According to reports, the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Mahmud Mohammed, has said the National Judicial Council, NJC, decided to suspend the indicted judges in order to preserve the independence of the judiciary.
Justice Mohammed, during the swearing in of two new Justices of the Supreme Court, Justices Amina Augie and Ejembi Eko, said the council took the decision following communication it received from the attorney-general of the federation.
He said, “The Council tool this stand following communications it received from the […]
According to reports, the Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has called on the judiciary to rise in defence of democracy by doing justice fearlessly, speedily and with honesty in the Ondo State election cases and other political cases before the courts.
Governor Fayose, who hailed the President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa, for the swift composition of a new panel to hear appeals over the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in Ondo State, urged the panel […]
Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has told the President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government to pay attention to hunger and suffering ravaging Nigeria and its people and leave him alone, saying, “This project ‘Fayose must be implicated at all cost’ will definitely not put food on the tables of Nigerians and for all I care, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and its collaborators can keep running from pillar to post while I keep delivering good governance to Ekiti […]
Former governor of Ogun State, Otunba Gbenga Daniel, yesterday declared that both Senator Ahmed Makarfi and Senator Ali Modu Sheriff factions in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) must work together for the party to regain its lost glory.
Daniel, who spoke in a live radio interview monitored in Abeokuta, expressed regret that the opposition party lacked spirit as currently constituted.
The former governor also noted that the PDP crisis deepened because the party now lacked a father figure contrary to what obtained […]
Have you been having pains in your eyes from smartphone strain as a result of long hours of using the device? Then you will find this article very helpful.
Blink, blink and blink again:
Blinking often (and for more than a second) keeps your eyes moist and reduces dryness and irritation. We tend to blink about a third less than we normally would when we stare lovingly at our precious smartphone screens, which starves our poor peepers of protective tears. Keep your […]
In yet another thought-provoking piece posted on social media, popular Nigerian comedian, AliBaba has broken his silence on the Nigerian economy which is in recession and has proffered his personal solution.
Veteran comedian and the father of Stand-up comedy in Nigeria, Atunyota Alleluya Akporobomerere, popularly known by his stage name, Ali Baba, has taken to his Instagram page to speak on the state of the nation’s economy and suggested the creation of new sources of
A man who was on the verge of committing suicide, has been saved in a very dramatic way by quick-thinking officers. This is the moment a well-timed shot of French police prevented the suicidal man from taking his life.
The suicidal man, a French citizen was armed with a shotgun and was trying to kill himself at his house as his wife was screaming desperately for help.
The police were quickly called and the officers cleverly positioned themselves on top on the neighbour’s […]
Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, onetime Minister of Finance and Coordinating Minister of the Economy, has said governors were the reason former President, Goodluck Jonathan, could not save for the future.
Okonjo-Iweala in an interview with Le Monde said “some economists are very concerned for Nigeria, which could greatly suffer from the fall in oil prices. Others say the contrary, that its economy is strong enough to turn the corner.
“Both are right. But one thing saddens me. When I was finance minister the first […]