• A muslim man will be doing himself more harm by marrying just one wife – Islamic Scholar shares reasons

    A muslim man will be doing himself more harm by marrying just one wife – Islamic Scholar shares reasons

    Popular Islamic scholar and preacher, Sheik Muyideen Bello, well known for his tough lectures, is at it again.

    Bello has said a Muslim man will be doing himself more harm by marrying just one wife, but instead he will advise such a man to start with two. He made this known in one of his lectures titled Legal Marriage.

    He said: “Allah said a man should marry any kind of woman he likes. As a man, if you want to marry a […]

  • Why I withdrew from Dasuki’s case – Justice Ademola shares reasons

    Why I withdrew from Dasuki’s case – Justice Ademola shares reasons

    A Federal High Court Judge, Justice Adeniyi Ademola has formally disengaged from presiding over the trial of former National Security Adviser, retired Colonel Sambo Dasuki, on illegal possession of arms and money-laundering charges.

    Ademola was among Judges arrested by the Department of State Service over corruption allegation.

    After his release by DSS, Justice Ademola wrote the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Mahmud Mohammed, saying he was attacked unjustly.

    He cited his previous rulings on Dasuki in which he granted him bail.

    The DSS, which […]

  • Why we cancelled automatic promotion in schools – Oyo government shares reasons

    Why we cancelled automatic promotion in schools – Oyo government shares reasons

    According to reports, the Oyo State Government said on Sunday that its decision to cancel automatic promotion in public secondary schools was informed by the large percentage of failures recorded in the Senior School Certificate Examination (SSCE).

    The state’s Commissioner for Information, Culture and Tourism, Mr Toye Arulogun, said this in a statement he issued in Ibadan.

    The statement said government would not go back on the decision to stop automatic promotion in public secondary schools as part of efforts to reform […]

  • Why we arrested high ranking Judges – DSS shares reasons

    Why we arrested high ranking Judges – DSS shares reasons

    According to reports, the Department of State Services (DSS) in the past few days, has embarked on series of special sting operations involving some Judges of the Supreme, Appeal and High Courts. These operations were based on allegations of corruptions and other acts of professional misconduct by a few of the suspected Judges.

    The Service action is in line with its core mandate, as we have been monitoring the expensive and luxurious lifestyle of some of the Judges as well as […]

  • Why I abandoned bullet proof cars – Shettima shares reasons

    Why I abandoned bullet proof cars – Shettima shares reasons

    Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno said he abandoned the use of bullet proof cars as an act of sympathy with the suffering masses who had no means of self-protection from terrorists.

    Shettima stated this on Sunday in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Maiduguri.

    He said that the action was also aimed at showing that the terrorists had no super natural powers.

    “We have to dare the terrorists; I have bullet proof cars, but I do not use them; […]

  • Why I dumped my one day old baby – Mother shares reasons

    Why I dumped my one day old baby – Mother shares reasons

    According to reports, the Lagos State Police Command has  arrested one Ifunanya Eme for allegedly dumping her one- day- old baby girl in the bush.

    Ifunanya, aged 31, and a single mother, claimed she dropped the baby to die in the bush as  she had no means of feeding her.

    “The man responsible for the pregnancy denied me. I was staying in Ajah, a Lagos suburb, but relocated to Ajamgbadi where I was offered a job in a factory. When I thought […]

  • Why we rescheduled Edo elections to Sept. 28 – INEC shares reasons

    Why we rescheduled Edo elections to Sept. 28 – INEC shares reasons

    The Independent National Electoral Commission on Thursday announced that the date of the Edo governorship election has been rescheduled to hold on September, 28, 2016, due to security reasons.

    The electoral body made the announcement at exactly 8:00pm, during a press conference in Benin, Edo State.

    Recall that the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) and the Department of State Services (DSS), yesterday, appealed to the Independent National Electoral Commission to postpone the Edo governorship election scheduled for Sept. 10, citing security threat.

    According to […]

  • Why we adopted ICT for governance – Governor Ganduje shares reasons

    Why we adopted ICT for governance – Governor Ganduje shares reasons

    The Executive Governor of Kano State, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, OFR, has adduced reasons why the state decided to adopt Information and Communications Technology (ICT) in running its affairs.

    He said the state decided to embed ICT into its affairs, primarily because all over the world, ICT has proven to be the best tool that can be used to run government as it allows transparency and accountability, which ultimately lead to corruption free and effective governance.

    The Governor stated this at this […]

  • Why I sold property to fund varsity – Edwin Clark shares reasons

    Why I sold property to fund varsity – Edwin Clark shares reasons

    Foremost Ijaw leader and a former federal information commissioner, Chief Edwin Clark, on Tuesday revealed reasons why he sold his houses located in choice areas across the country to fund a private university at his country home of Kiagbodo, Burutu Council Area of Delta State.

    The Niger Delta leader said the decision was to guard against infighting among his children over the sharing of his property after his death, as it has been among children of prominent Nigerians in the past.

    Speaking […]

  • Why we shut two lanes on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway long bridge – Julius Berger shares reasons

    Why we shut two lanes on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway long bridge – Julius Berger shares reasons

    The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola (SAN), has appealed for patience, orderliness and the cooperation of motorists as rehabilitation and reconstruction work on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway progresses.

    The call was made on Sunday by Fashola.

    This came as the contracting firm, Julius Berger Nigeria Plc, handling the Lagos end of the road, explained that the nature of the rehabilitation work on its long bridge section, which required the complete scraping off, replacement of the asphalt surface and the expansion […]

  • Why I was Not At Keshi’s Burial – Pinnick shares reasons

    Why I was Not At Keshi’s Burial – Pinnick shares reasons

    Nigeria Football Federation President Amaju Pinnick has given reasons why he was not at the burial of former Super Eagles captain and coach Stephen Keshi in his home town, Illah, Delta State on Friday.

    Following his absence from the final burial rites, Pinnick came under criticism for not being present especially being a former employer of the late Keshi.

    Responding to the criticisms, Amaju claimed on his verified Twitter handle that he was not feeling well on the day of the burial, […]