Chief Sam Nkire, a notable member of the All Progressives Congress (APC) National Caucus, who spoke during APC Abia State Stakeholders meeting, has urged Igbo to take advantage of the continuous registration exercise of APC to join the ruling party.
Nkire shared reasons why Igbo needed to join that APC was the surest means of producing a Nigerian president of Igbo extraction. He added that what Igbo laboured in vain for in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for 16 years would be […]
After Kanye West was released from UCLA Medical Center Wednesday, he has been receiving the support and love from wife Kim Kardashian as he continues his recovery from exhaustion as an outpatient at an undisclosed location.
Kanye “will remain getting outpatient treatment till he is fully recovered,” a source told newsmen. “Kim wants him to continue getting therapy even after all of this. He has support from so many people.”
“Kim is doing okay despite reports,” the source continued. “She has many […]
The UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (UNOCHA) has called for government, donor agencies and private sector support in the provision of one billion dollars to deliver life-saving assistance in Nigeria’s northeast.
Mr Peter Lundberg, the UNOCHA Humanitarian Coordinator in Nigeria, made the appeal at a news conference and inauguration of the agency’s 2017 humanitarian plan response for northeast region in Abuja on Friday.
Lundberg explained that the fund would aid in the delivery of life-saving assistance and further prevent […]
Most Reverend Kehinde Stephen, Archbishop of Ibadan Methodist Church of Nigeria, has described the late, Sir Olaniwun Ajayi, as someone who never saw death as a challenge, adding that he started preparing for death over 13 years ago.
The cleric while delivering his sermons at the commendation service held in honour of the deceased at the Holy Trinity Methodist Church, Tinubu Square, Lagos, on Monday, stated that the late Ajayi was not oblivious of the inevitability of death, adding that death […]
It was gathered that the Federal Government has pledged to invest in the necessary infrastructure that would bring about the growth of the Nigerian film industry and complement the efforts of professionals who built the industry from the scratch.
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, made the pledge at the sixth Africa International Film Festival (AFRIFF) in Lagos.
‘’When we trusted in the almighty oil, we built refineries, pipelines, petrol marketing companies, petrol stations etc. Since we are now […]
It was gathered that the Federal Government has set up an inter-agency Presidential Committee on Asset Recovery as part of its efforts to strengthen the ongoing fight against corruption, the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said.
Speaking while receiving the Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for West Africa, Mohammed Ibn Chambas, who paid him a courtesy visit on Friday in Abuja, the Minister also called for the support of the UN in fighting corruption, which he […]
The viral photos of a parent’s inhumanity to child in the name of tribal marking which was exposed few hours ago, has gotten the attention of a popular federal lawmaker and Nollywood actress.
Ealier today, we reported that a photo which has already gone viral on social media, showed a young toddler who has just been met with cruelty of the highest order by his/her parents.
Nigeria Journalist, Aishat Alubankudi who posted the photo on Facebook, called on the members of the […]
Senator Dino Melaye has reacted to the photo saying people should support his bill to stop it. He posted the photo below and said;
“This barbaric act must stop. National Identity card is enough to identify where individuals come from. Support my bill to stop this
Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has called on members of the private sector to see themselves as partners with government in its desire to revamp the economy currently in recession and take the country to a place of permanent prosperity.
According to a transcript released by his media office on Sunday, Osinbajo spoke while ringing the closing bell at the Nigeria Stock Exchange in Lagos on Friday.
He observed that while the nation’s economy is facing a lot of problems, government and the private […]
Nnamdi Kanu, the detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has congratulated Donald Trump over his election as the 45th president of the United States of America.
In a release through his lawyer, Ifeanyi Ejimofor, Kanu said it was with great joy he received in prison the news of Trump’s electoral victory.
The release reads in part: “Mr. President-elect, the American people have given you their mandate and trust, not only to make America great again, but also to bring […]
According to reports, the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commisson, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, has pledged support for any Civil Society Organisation, CSO, willing to partner with the Commission in the fight against corruption in Nigeria.
He gave this assurance on Tuesday, while receiving members of the Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre, CISLAC, who were at the Commission’s Head Office, Abuja to seek the agency’s support in advancing the campaign against graft.
“We are ready to support and work with […]