• Minister for sports, Solomon Dalong visits NYSC camp in Abuja (Photos)

    Minister for sports, Solomon Dalong visits NYSC camp in Abuja (Photos)

    Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Solomon Dalung, went on an inspection tour of The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) camp in Kubwa, Abuja on Monday. Speaking after the tour, Dalung said:

    I took out time today to diligently do the step by step inspection of facilities,the kind of food serves to the corps members, the medical facilities available,the drugs made available to them and also the quality of the service in that regard, their hostels and also the kind of […]

  • Chimamanda Adichie opens up on why she wears makeup whenever she visits Nigeria

    Chimamanda Adichie opens up on why she wears makeup whenever she visits Nigeria

    Chimamanda Adichie has revealed personal details about herself concerning beauty, lifestyle and life many do not know about.

    Nigerian international writer, Chimamanda Adichie has opened up on why she considers wearing make up anytime she is in Nigeria. The woman opened up that “it was easy for men to dismiss what I said because they thought I looked like a small girl.”

    She explained many more things in her interview with newsmen. You can read all that below.

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    Perhaps the most unexpected fashion […]

  • Ibrahim Magu Visits Construction Site Of New EFCC Head Office (photos)

    Ibrahim Magu Visits Construction Site Of New EFCC Head Office (photos)

    The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu is pictured being taken round the construction site of the 10 storey EFCC Head Office building by Managing Director of Julius Berger Nigeria Plc, Mr. Wolfgang Goet.

    The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu is pictured being taken round the construction site of the 10 storey EFCC Head Office building by Managing Director of Julius Berger Nigeria Plc, Mr. Wolfgang

  • popular Actor, Osuofia Visits Ghanaian President Mahama (Photos)

    popular Actor, Osuofia Visits Ghanaian President Mahama (Photos)

    It was a fun and sweet moment for Nigerian movie star, Nkem Owoh as he was hosted by the President of Ghana, John Mahama.

    Veteran Nollywood actor Nkem Owoh popularly known as Osuofia has paid a short visit to the President of Ghana, John Mahama as he praised him for the wonderful things he has been doing for the people of his country.

    Osuofia is in Ghana filming a short documentary about the country. He expressed his happiness at the […]

  • Jonathan visits Sultan, mourns Dasuki

    Jonathan visits Sultan, mourns Dasuki

    Former President Goodluck Jonathan has described the late Sultan Ibrahim Dasuki as a nationalist and a patriot par excellence.

    Mr. Jonathan made the remark in Sokoto on Thursday when he paid a condolence visit to the Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar III.

    He said the late Mr. Dasuki worked and died as a peace maker and a bridge builder.

    “He worked tirelessly to ensure lasting peace and unity in Nigeria, while without peace and unity there will be no development,” he said.

    The former […]

  • Fayose visits Fani-Kayode in EFCC cell

    Fayose visits Fani-Kayode in EFCC cell

    Governor Ayo Fayose on Tuesday visited the detained former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, in the custody of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, an aide has said.

    Jude Ndukwe, Mr. Fani-Kayode’s media adviser, said Mr. Fayose arrived at the EFCC facility in Abuja where the ex-minister is being detained. He said the governor spent more than two hours chatting with him.

    “The governor visited Fani-Kayode in EFCC custody on Tuesday afternoon and spent quite some time encouraging him,” Mr. Ndukwe said.

    An EFCC […]

  • EFCC ban phone calls, visits to high-profile detainees

    EFCC ban phone calls, visits to high-profile detainees

    Following the release of former Minister of State for Defence, Musiliu Obanikoro and former presidential spokesman, Rueben Abati, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has placed a ban on all visits.

    EFCC has also stopped all suspects and inmates from making phone calls to their lawyers, family members and loved ones.

    Sources told our correspondent on Saturday that the development may not be unconnected to number of solidarity visits to many of the politicians in custody, including Bala Mohammed and Femi […]

  • PDP’s Makarfi faction visits Fani-Kayode, Abati, others in EFCC custody

    PDP’s Makarfi faction visits Fani-Kayode, Abati, others in EFCC custody

    A delegation of the Ahmed Makarfi-led faction of the Peoples Democratic Party on Wednesday visited the party’s members detained by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.

    The team, led by Mr. Makarfi, visited former ministers, Femi Fani-Kayode, Bala Mohammed, Musiliu Obanikoro and former presidential spokesperson, Reuben Abati.

    The detainees are accused of corruption, and each has been held for at least a week.

    The PDP delegation also had the National Secretary, Ben Obi, National Publicity Secretary, Dayo Adeyeye, and the National Organising […]

  • Ekweremadu visits EFCC, meets Abati, Bala Mohammed, others

    Ekweremadu visits EFCC, meets Abati, Bala Mohammed, others

    According to reports, the Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu on Thursday evening visited four former aides of former President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, who are being detained by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC in Abuja, four various offences.

    They are the former media director of the Goodluck/Jonathan 2015 presidential campaign, Mr. Femi Fani-Kayode, former Presidential Media Adviser, Dr. Reuben Abati, former FCT Minister, Mr. Bala Mohammed and for Minister of State for Defence, Musiliu Obanikoro.

    It was learnt that the meeting […]

  • Ooni of Ife visits Ekiti, says new era has come to Yorubaland

    Ooni of Ife visits Ekiti, says new era has come to Yorubaland

    According to reports, the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, on Thursday canvassed unity and cooperation among Yoruba traditional rulers and their subjects.

    The traditional ruler made the call at different locations during a one-day first official visit to Ekiti State.

    It was the first since he became the Ooni.

    The three major towns visited by the Ooni were Aramoko Ekiti, Ijero Ekiti and Ado Ekiti.

    Oba Ogunwusi said that the need for such cooperation had become imperative in order to usher in […]

  • Buhari visits Nigerian Army General in Berlin hospital

    Buhari visits Nigerian Army General in Berlin hospital

    President Muhammadu Buhari on his way home at the end of a three-day official visit to Berlin, Germany, visited Brigadier-General Mohammed Sani Aliyu, the acting commander of the 3 Division of the Nigerian Army, Jos, who miraculously survived a ghastly road accident in the course of a duty tour in the North-East.

    Aliyu has been receiving treatment in a Berlin hospital for the past six months. The accident, which occurred on the Maiduguri-Damaturu Road, had claimed the life of the Head […]