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January 6, 2019 10:20 AM SERAP dares Buhari govt over Atiku’s comment

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent a Freedom of Information request to Babatunde Fashola, SAN, Minister of Power, Works and Housing to provide information on specific names and details of contractors and companies that allegedly collected money for electricity projects but failed to execute any projects, starting from the return 25

December 26, 2018 7:45 PM 2019: New militant group emerges in Niger Delta, vows to stop elections

A new militant group, War Against Niger Delta Exploitation, WANDE, has sprung up in the oil rich region. The new group has consequently threatened to disrupt the 2019 elections, unless the government showed commitment to the development of the region. The group made the threat in a seven-point communiqué it released on Wednesday in Port Harcourt, the Rivers 22

December 25, 2018 7:18 AM Gov. Lalong presents 2019 appropriation bill of N148.7bn to Plateau Assembly

Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State, on Monday presented the 2019 appropriation bill of over N148.7 billion to the State House of Assembly. Presenting the budget before the State Assembly, Lalong said the appropriation bill is christened “Budget of Rescue and Infrastructural Growth”. According to the Governor, the 2019 budget has increased by over N2.4 billion 23

December 18, 2018 6:02 PM EPL: What happened to Man Utd after Mourinho’s sack

Frankfurt-listed shares in Manchester United climbed in early deals after manager Jose Mourinho left the English Premier League football club on Tuesday. Reuters reported that this was an indication that investors welcomed the move after the club’s dismal start to the season. The stock rose 1.4 percent by 1030 GMT after extending gains following the news. Manchester 24

December 11, 2018 8:51 PM Oyo 2019: INEC conniving with APC to disenfranchise thousands, weaken opposition – Alao-Akala

Former Governor of Oyo State and gubernatorial candidate of the Action Democratic Party (ADP), Chief Christopher Adebayo Alao-Akala on Tuesday alleged that some “bad elements” within the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) are conniving with the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to rig next year’s election in the state. Alao-Akala made this revelation 30

November 21, 2018 7:46 AM Revealed: How miracle device cures hypertension, stroke, arthritis, sexual disorder, 50 other chronic disorders without drugs

If getting old is giving you lot of health challenges and you want to safely & graciously grow old without health issues then this would be the most important letter you will ever read in the next 365 days! Getting older can seem daunting—greying hair, wrinkles, weak. The most dreadful one, aging can bring about unique health issues. With old adults 30

November 15, 2018 12:37 PM 8 Nigerians make 2019 `Forbes 30 under 30 list’

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Forbes 30 featured 300 trailblazers from 20 industries with an average age of 26.8. In the list, over 55 percent are founders or co-founders while 19 per cent includes immigrants from 57 countries. Nigerians who made the list include Taofeek Abijako, Kayode Ojo, Obi Omile Jr, Adegoke Olubusi, Tito Ovia, Dimeji 33

November 6, 2018 7:57 AM ASUU strike: Nigerian govt good at making cheap promises – Union

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has described the Federal Government’s promises as cheap. ASUU President Professor Abiodun Ogunyemi said this during an interview on Lagos TV on Monday. “We have concluded that promises from the government are very cheap. We are not bothered about what promises the government makes now,” he said. Ogunyemi’s 30

October 17, 2018 10:36 AM Wenger reveals when he will begin next job

Former Arsenal boss, Arsene Wenger, has disclosed that he will return to management in January, saying he has received “enquiries from all over the world”. However, Wenger stated that he does not know whether it will be with a club or a national side. The Frenchman has already dismissed the idea that he would join Bayern Munich, and said the club should 26

October 16, 2018 9:32 PM Over 30 per cent farmland lost to flooding in 2018 – Uduaghan

The Delta South Senatorial Candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Dr. Emmanuel Ewetan Uduaghan has lamented the devastating effects of flooding this year, 2018. He said “it has led to premature harvesting and destruction of farmlands, including fish ponds in the country, particularly in the oil-rich region.” Uduaghan made the assertion at his Warri 30