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December 4, 2018 12:53 PM What Fr. Mbaka has done to Catholic – Omokri

A former aide to ex-President, Goodluck Jonathan, Reno Omokri on Tuesday described the Spiritual Director of the Adoration Catholic Prayer Ministry, Enugu, Rev. Fr. Ejike Mbaka of being arrogant. Omokri was reacting to Mbaka’s comment that President Muhammadu Buhari should come to “Enugu to thank the ministry that made him who he is.” Mbaka, a staunch 20

December 4, 2018 10:53 AM Parliamentary staff vow to continue protest until National Assembly clerk is removed

Members of the Parliamentary Staff Association of Nigeria in the National Assembly (PASAN) have vowed to continue their protest over non payment of allowances until the Clerk to the National Assembly, CNA, Mr. Sani Omolori, was removed from office. PASAN made good their threat to picket the National Assembly on Monday after strenuous effort to have their 17

November 29, 2018 3:03 PM Gov. Gaidam proposes N91.6bn as 2019 budget

The Yobe State Governor, Ibrahim Gaidam Thursday presented before the State House of Assembly the sum of N91,647,597,000 as appropriation bill for the 2019 fiscal year. The budget showed a decreased of N534,739,000 from last year’s budget of N92,182,336,000 billion. Governor Gaidam, while addressing the House of Assembly chaired by the speaker Adamu 22

November 15, 2018 4:08 PM How ‘Amala’ killed four family members in Kwara

Four members of a family in Ilorin have been feared dead after eating `amala’ meal, suspected to be poisonous. The incident happened at Magaji-Ogo community behind Kwara State College of Arabic and Islamic Legal Studies, in Ilorin West Local Government Area. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) learnt that four others who took from the meal, had also been hospitalised 21

November 13, 2018 6:54 AM Buhari’s minister blames past govts for bad roads in Nigeria

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola has blamed past governments for not effectively utilising earned crude oil revenue to develop road and other infrastructures in the country. The minister said this on Monday in Abuja while presenting a three-year scorecard of his ministry. Fashola said “If those who came before us had done their 24

November 6, 2018 6:20 PM Abuja Stadium to be shut down – Nigerian govt gives reason

The Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports has announced that the Abuja National Stadium as from next week would be closed. The ministry’s Permanent Secretary, Olusade Adesola, told newsmen in Abuja that the closure would help them put the stadium in a proper shape for the 2018 National Sports Festival (NSF). Adesola said the closure was to ensure the proper 29

November 5, 2018 12:57 PM Gov. el-Rufai elevates Danjuma Barde to first-class chief

In a move aimed at rewarding diligent and hardworking traditional rulers, the Kaduna State Governor, Malam Nasir el-Rufai has approved the elevation of HRH Dr. Danjuma Barde, the Esu Chikun (previously known as Sa Gbagyi), to a first-class chief. He stated this in a statement issued and signed by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Mr. Samuel 27

November 4, 2018 9:06 PM 2019 election: Cleric raises alarm

The Senior Pastor, Father’s Touch Ministry Church, Nyanya, Abuja, Pastor Evans Idoko, has accused some politicians of using religion and ethnicity to divide Nigerians ahead of the 2019 election. Idoko made the allegation in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), on Sunday in Abuja. “It’s regrettable that the unity of Nigerian is strengthened 35

November 1, 2018 9:06 PM NNPC: Finance Ministry speaks on $3.5bn ‘stashed fund’

The Federal Ministry of Finance has denied knowledge of a 3.5 billion-dollar fund allegedly kept and utilised by the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) for fuel subsidy. The Permanent Secretary, Mr Mahmoud Isa-Dutse, gave the ministry’s position when he appeared before the Senate ad hoc committee probing the allegation in Abuja on Thursday 25

October 31, 2018 7:19 AM Oyo Assembly confirms Eni Esan as President, Customary Court of Appeal

Members of the Oyo State House of Assembly on Tuesday ratified the appointment of Justice Eni Esan, as the President, Customary Court of Appeal in the state. Her ratification was sequel to a letter of nomination sent to the House by the State Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi and read by the Speaker, Mr Olagunju Ojo, on the floor of the House. DAILY POST gathered 20