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January 16, 2018 10:07 AM Osun APC Congratulates Party’s Spokesperson On Birthday

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in the State of Osun has joined friends, family members, professional colleagues and associates to congratulate the party’s Director Of Publicity, Research And Strategy, Barrister Olukunle Isreal Oyatomi on his birthday. The Osun APC described Kunle Oyatomi as a patriotic, loyal and an exemplary pen pusher. This was contained 11

January 16, 2018 12:33 AM NNPC deploys storage facilities to ease fuel scarcity

the petrol scarcity gradually abates nationwide, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says it has deployed more of its depots and other throughput facilities to enforce the N133.28 ex-depot price. A statement by the Group General Manager, Group Public Affairs Division of NNPC, Mr. Ndu Ughamadu, quoted the Managing Director of PPMC, Mr. Umar Ajiya 14

January 15, 2018 8:34 PM NYSC Suspends Orientation Course In Benue

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) announced that the 2017 Batch ‘B’ stream II orientation course scheduled to hold in Benue from Jan. 16 to Feb. 5 has been suspended till further notice. The announcement was made on its official Facebook page in Abuja on Sunday. It said that a new date would be communicated in due course to prospective corps members 15

January 15, 2018 6:49 PM LaLiga: Barcelona’s Dembele out again with injury

Barcelona winger, Ousmane Dembele, will miss the next four weeks with a left hamstring problem. Dembele moved to Barca from Borussia Dortmund last summer for an initial fee of €105million, but ruptured a tendon in September. He resumed training in December and made his return in the Copa del Rey game at Celta Vigo. Ernesto Valverde then started Barca’s 16

January 15, 2018 4:05 PM Fulani killings: NYSC changes orientation camp for corps members posted to Taraba, Benue

The management of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), has announced a new date for the orientation course and venue for 2017 Batch B, stream 2 Corps members deployed to Benue and Taraba States. NYSC in a terse statement on Monday, directed the 2017 BATCH “B” STREAM II prospective corps members deployed to Benue and Taraba states to go to Kogi State 14

January 15, 2018 9:12 AM APC Mourns Osun Ex-Adviser, Amuda

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in the State of Osun has expressed shock at the sudden death of former Special Adviser to Governor Rauf Aregbesola on Works, Engineer Sabitu Amuda. A statement signed by the State Secretary of the party, Hon Rasaq Salinsile described the death of the deceased as a great loss to Iwo Community, Osun and Nigeria at large 15

January 14, 2018 5:56 PM Fulani herdsmen: Fayose blows hot, vows not to give Ekiti land for cattle colonies

Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has ruled out the possibility of releasing the State’s lands for the proposed cattle colonies. Fayose declared that his state will not surrender its lands for the proposed cattle colonies as a panacea to Fulani herdsmen and farmers’ crisis. The governor’s stance was contained in a statement issued by his Special 15

January 14, 2018 5:38 PM NAF takes delivery of 5 new aircraft from Pakistan

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) said it has taken delivery of five new trainer aircraft which also marks the final batch of the 10 aircraft ordered by the Federal Government from Pakistan. The aircraft, a Super Mushshak brand, and fitted with digital glass cockpit, are said to be capable of being used for acrobatics training. NAF, director of public relations 15

January 14, 2018 5:17 AM Illegal revenue: Wike sacks 3 council chairmen

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has approved the sack of the Caretaker Committee Chairmen of Port Harcourt City Local Government Area, Obio/Akpor Local Government Area and Ikwerre Local Government Area. Governor Wike sacked the three Caretaker Committee Chairmen for collecting illegal revenues from companies. As part of his reforms to ease doing business 16

January 13, 2018 12:49 PM AU Ambassadors blow hot over Trump’s alleged shithole comment

African Union Ambassadors to the UN have demanded an apology from the US President, Donald Trump for his racist remark on the people of Africa. Trump ha​d​ reportedly questioned why the US would want to have immigrants from Haiti and African nations, referring to some as “shithole countries”. But the group of over 50 nations in a statement said: “the AU expressed 19