Maryam Uwais, the Special Adviser to the President on Social Investments, says 620,947 poor and vulnerable Nigerians are benefiting from the National Cash Transfer initiative. The programme is a key component of the National Social Investment Programme of the federal…View More FG pays 621,000 poor Nigerians N5,000 each monthly – Official
The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has described the fire disaster in Onitsha on Wednesday, October 16, 2019, as a terrorist attack. The outlawed group in a statement by its Media and Public Secretary, Emma Powerful said the consistency with…View More IPOB describes onitsha fire as terrorist attack
Ibrahim Magu, the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has said yahoo boys can be useful for the anti-graft agency in the future. While delivering a paper titled, ‘Strategic change administration and innovation to curb corruption…View More EFCC chairman Yahoo boys, can be useful to us in the future
One of the traders said he had lost everything in his shop before the intervention of the fire fighters from Asaba. Traders at Ochanja Market, Onitsha, who recorded colossal damage due to Wednesday’s fire disaster arising from a tanker accident…View More Onitsha Fire: Traders blame poorly equipped fire service for losses
The Nigerian government is considering many plans to broaden its revenue base. The Federal Government is considering introducing excise duties on carbonated drinks, according to the Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs Zainab Ahmed. Ahmed gave the indication…View More FG considers excise duty on soft drinks
A tanker laden with petrol has been spotted spilling its content in Lagos. A tanker laden with fuel, in the early hours of Friday, October 18, 2019, has been seen leaking in Lagos. The tanker was speculated to have broken…View More Tanker explosion averted in Lagos as fire service responds swiftly
Many residents of Onitsha in Anambra state are “currently trapped” following a fire outbreak. The fire was sparked by a petrol laden tanker, TheCable is reporting. One witness told TheCable that the tanker lost control and exploded into balls of…View More Tanker explodes in Onitsha Market Houses and property on fire
Aisha Buhari, Wife of the President has apologised to her family and all Nigerians over a video in which she was seen shouting at the Presidential Villa.In a statement by the first lady’s spokesman, Suleiman Haruna, Mrs Buhari tendered the…View More Aisha Buahri apologies over viral video recorded by Fatima Daura
The Governor has met with contractors and has asked them to start working without any delay. The governor is said to have ordered massive construction on dilapidated highways and carriages within the state starting from Monday, October 14, 2019. This…View More Sanwo-Olu declares state of emergency on bad roads in Lagos
6 The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has denied claims of one of its lawyers visiting a Federal High Court Judge at her home in Ibadan to influence a court judgement. In a statement released on Sunday October 13, the anti-graft…View More EFCC denies its lawyer visited a judge to influence judgement, says he was led there out of love
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has rejected alleged moves by the President Muhammadu Buhari-led All Progressives Congress (APC) Federal Government to “further gag the media, subjugate Nigerians and curtail their constitutionally guaranteed freedom of expression”. The party says the decision…View More PDP Rejects Moves By FG ‘To Gag Media, Freedom of Speech’
Big Brother Naija first runner up, Mike Edward, and his wife, Perri Shakes- Drayton have paid an appreciation visit to MC Oluomo for his support while Mike was in the house. MC Oluomo was one of Mike’s dedicated fans who rallied behind…View More Ex-BBNaija housemate, Mike finally meets MC Oluomo in Lagos (Photos)
The social media is awash with speculations that Muhammadu Buhari, President of Nigeria is set to marry a second wife. The rumours on social media have it that the wedding is set to hold on Friday, 11th of October in a…View More President Buhari Set To Marry Second Wife?
2019 BBNaija winner, Mercy has revealed what the tattoos she has on her body represents. She made this known during a chat with the News Agency of Nigeria, NAN. According to her, the butterfly and flower tattoos she has on…View More Mercy reveals what her tattoos represent.
Facebook has repeatedly been confronted by calls, including from one of its own co-founders, to split Instagram and WhatsApp off from the social network. But it seems the chances of that happening keep getting slimmer. US Sen. Josh Hawley, a…View More Mark Zuckerberg rules out selling of WhatsApp and Instagram
The Economic Council will report direct to President Muhammadu Buhari. President Muhammadu Buhari has constituted an Economic Advisory Council. The council will replace the current economic management team headed by the Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo. The Presidency released the names…View More These are the members of Buhari’s Economic Advisory Council