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  • NewDouble Wahala! Oritstefemi Fires Manager, Wants Him Arrested
    There is a real double wahala going own between popular hit-maker, Oritsefemi and his manager Danku, whose real names are Mr. Yusuf Adebola Adepitan.This coming as Oritsefemi recently filed a petition against Danku to the Nigerian Police Force, claim…
    - 34 mins ago, 29 May 15, 8:06pm -
  • NewKorede Bello Makes Mistake While Greeting President Buhari
    It was indeed a memorable evening for Mavin records handsome baby, Korede Bello, as he performed during the inauguration dinner held for President Muhammadu Buhari, in Abuja, May 28th, 2015.The singer was able to put up a good performance to the deli…
    - 32 mins ago, 29 May 15, 8:04pm -
  • NewSupport Buhari's Administration--Onokri Begs Nigerians
    Former Special Assistant to President Goodluck Jonathan on New Media, Mr. Reno Omokri, on Friday thanked God and Mr. Jonathan for the opportunity granted him to serve his fatherland.In his words , I thank God as a season of my life ends and another b…
    - 29 mins ago, 29 May 15, 8:01pm -
  • NewDesmond Elliot Rock Blue For New Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode
    Lagos State is a state in Nigeria that has been described as the commercial nerve centre of the country and the state will be witnessing a change at the helms of affairs as outgoing governor, Babatunde Fashola will be vacating office for the incoming…
    - 24 mins ago, 29 May 15, 7:56pm -
  • NewIni Edo Shows Off Big Butts At Inauguration Ceremony (Photos)
    Although the much anticipated May 29 Presidential Inauguration has come and gone, but there some side attractions that also shaped the epoch-making event.Nollywood delectable actress, Ini Edo, was part of what make the event interesting and colorful.…
    - 3 mins ago, 29 May 15, 7:29pm -
  • NewI'm Here To Serve--Osinbajo
    Vice President of Nigeria, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, said on Friday that his inauguration would foster a continuous concern to serve Nigerians.He said his inauguration would install hope and faith in a new era of change.According to him, Being conferred w…
    - 19 mins ago, 29 May 15, 7:13pm -
  • NewJonathan Dissolves Cabinet As Wife Avoids Inauguration Ground
    The outgoing President of Nigeria, Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, on Thursday, formally dissolved his cabinet after his selfless service to the country.The dissolution took effect at Thursday midnight, according to Jonathan.The President made this known af…
    - 5 hours ago, 29 May 15, 3:01pm -
  • New'I Belong To Everybody and I Belong To Nobody --- President Muhammadu Buhari Full Speech
    Today Friday May, 29, 2015, will remain memorable in the lives of Nigerians as the country enjoys the dividends of democracy.Few hours ago, His Excellency, President Muhammadu Buhari was sworn-in President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria on 29th M…
    - 5 hours ago, 29 May 15, 2:35pm -
  • NewI Can Never Be Caged As Housewife--Waje Blows Hot
    Nigerian entertainer, Waje Iruobe, is one singer that has bonded well with most of her teeming fans because of how she interacts with them regularly unlike other celebrities.The Edo State-born artiste, while responding to a question thrown at her by…
    - 5 hours ago, 29 May 15, 2:35pm -
  • NewGood News: Uche Jombo Puts to Bed Baby Boy (Photo)
    Hurray, happy days and tears of joy is now moving in the home of Nollywoods actress, Uche Jombo, as she and her husband finally welcomes their baby boy.The actress baby has been long expected as many had some weeks back rumoured that she had put to b…
    - 5 hours ago, 29 May 15, 2:28pm -
  • NewI Pray For A New Dawn In Nigeria--Omotola
    Nollywood actress, Omotola Ekeinde, has showered praises on her son, Captain E, who is also in the entertainment industry as her. The proud mother said she is happy over the release of the young mans official single, What is The Matter, which feature…
    - 5 hours ago, 29 May 15, 2:15pm -
  • NewDuncan Mighty Mocks Amaechi, Praises Wike
    Port Harcourt-based singer, Duncan Mighty, has mocked former governor of Rivers State, Rotimi Amaechi, while hailing the newly sworn-in governor of the state, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike.The singer described Wike as a brother, leader, and fan.Commenting furth…
    - 5 hours ago, 29 May 15, 2:13pm -
  • NewTonto Dikeh's Ex-Lover, Malivelihood's Gift Raises Eyebrows
    For popular jeweller, Michael Awujoola, better known as Malivelihood, anything can be customised as long the item is available in the market to buy. In the past, the former boyfriend of controversial actress, Tonto Dikeh, has given many customised it…
    - 5 hours ago, 29 May 15, 2:10pm -
  • NewHow Nigerian Army 'Swooped' Paul Okoye of PSquare At Presidential Inauguration
    As Nigeria is witnessing the inauguration of the new administration at the presidential level of governance, the whole nation is expecting the change to start through to the ends of the whole nation.However, Nigerian entertainers and celebrities are…
    - 8 hours ago, 29 May 15, 11:37am -
  • NewPSquare Storms Abuja, Ready To Perform At The Inauguration (Photos)
    Music duo sensation, Psquare, are already in Abuja, ready to perform at the swearing-in of the President-Elect, Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President-Elect, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo which would hold in few hours.Confirming the invitation, Peter Okoye, poste…
    - 8 hours ago, 29 May 15, 11:06am -
  • New#2015 Change# Sound Sultan Bid Farwell To Governor Babatunde Fashola
    Ahead of his handover to the incoming Governor of Lagos state, lots of accolade has been pouring on Babatunde Raji Fashola, the outgoing governor who presided over the affairs of the state for two tenures.Today May 29, 2015, Fashola would be handing…
    - 9 hours ago, 29 May 15, 11:00am -
  • New#2015 Change# Abuja Set To Stand Still For Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (Photos)
    To most Nigerians, today May 29, would birth great things in the country as the much anticipated day of power transition is here at last.Interestingly, the World attention is here in Nigeria, where the countrys fifth democratically elected president,…
    - 9 hours ago, 29 May 15, 10:34am -
  • New#2015Change# Buhari’s Daughter Hopes Her Father Won’t Disappoint Nigerians
    Finally, the much anticipated May 29, 2015 is here. The day outgoing president will handover government to President-elect, Gen. Buhari.For some hours now, the hashtag GoodByeGEJ has currently trending on Twitter and there have been hundreds of tweet…
    - 9 hours ago, 29 May 15, 10:26am -
  • NewThree Females Who Popped The Men's Eyes At Launch Of Foluke Daramola's Foundation
    Many Nigerian actresses and females at large find themselves at ease when they hit the events and happenings all dressed and glamoured up and would not mind being the enclosure of all eyes.Just the way a white person would stand out in the midst of b…
    - 22 hours ago, 28 May 15, 9:58pm -
  • NewBurna Boy Says He Is God's Blessings To Females
    He is known for his blunt lyrics and word play that keeps most of his fans and critics stuck to his music. He is young and the ladies cannot just have enough of him.Recently, Burna Boy was in the news for allegedly threatening any one who would stand…
    - 22 hours ago, 28 May 15, 9:56pm -

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All Africa

  • NewSouth Africa: British Paper Mangles Rape Statistics
    [Africa Check] An article about rape in South Africa published online by the British Telegraph newspaper was peppered with statistics. Closer investigation reveals that most of them are not backed up by research.
    - 50 mins ago, 29 May 15, 6:42pm -
  • NewMali: Thousands Flee Violent Upsurge in Northern Mali
    [IRIN] Bamako -A spike in violence in northern Mali has driven the number of people displaced in the country above 100,000, many of them urgently needing food, water and shelter as time runs out before the rainy season begins.
    - 3 hours ago, 29 May 15, 4:44pm -
  • NewNigeria: Buhari's Tough Challenge in Nigeria
    [African Arguments] When Muhammadu Buhari assumes office as Nigeria's president on 29 May, he will take the reins of a country in serious distress.
    - 3 hours ago, 29 May 15, 4:21pm -
  • NewZambia: Early Marriages Haunt Zambia
    [Times of Zambia] TEEN marriages have continued to haunt Zambia, which has one of the highest child marriage rates in the world with 42 per cent.
    - 3 hours ago, 29 May 15, 4:15pm -
  • NewAfrica: Africa Welcomes Agriculture Reformer as Bank Chief
    [Deutsche Welle] Africans congratulate Nigeria's outgoing Agriculture Minister Akinwumi Adesina on his appointment as head of the most prestigious bank in Africa, the African development Bank.
    - 3 hours ago, 29 May 15, 4:10pm -
  • NewSouth Africa: My Govt Would Never Have Paid World Cup Bribe - Mbeki
    [Thabo Mbeki Foundation] As former President of the Republic of South Africa, I have noted reports alleging that bribes were solicited and paid to some officials of the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) in exchange for our co…
    - 4 hours ago, 29 May 15, 4:00pm -
  • NewAngola: Campaigning Journalist Sentenced in Luanda
    [RFI] A court in Angola has sentenced an award-winning Angolan journalist to a six-month suspended prison term.
    - 4 hours ago, 29 May 15, 3:53pm -
  • NewMali: Fighting in North Forces Tens of Thousands to Flee - UN
    [Thomson Reuters Foundation] London -Clashes between armed groups in northern Mali have forced almost 60,000 people to flee their homes in the past month, the United Nations refugee agency said on Friday, amid escalating violence that threatens to de…
    - 5 hours ago, 29 May 15, 2:41pm -
  • NewSouth Africa: Families Named Islamic State's Newest Recruits
    [Al Jazeera] Johannesburg -At least 23 South African citizens have travelled to Iraq and Syria to join the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant group (ISIL), raising concerns of recruitment activity among the country's sizeable Muslim community, an A…
    - 5 hours ago, 29 May 15, 2:41pm -
  • NewNigeria: Governor's Inauguration Disrupted
    [Vanguard] The inauguration of Gov. Nasir El-Rufa'i of Kaduna State ended abruptly on Friday.
    - 5 hours ago, 29 May 15, 2:28pm -

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African Business

  • NewAfDB Diary: Adesina’s morning after the night before
    Few things can temper enjoyment of a good party quite like the promise of an early start the next morning. But that was the reality facing the African ...The post AfDB Diary: Adesina’s morning after the night before appeared first on African Bu…
    - 5 hours ago, 29 May 15, 2:13pm -
  • Adesina elected as new AfDB head
    Akinwumi Adesina, Nigeria’s Minister for Agriculture and Rural Development, has been elected to be the new president of the African Development Bank.Following a lengthy selection ...The post Adesina elected as new AfDB head appeared first on Afric…
    - 1 day ago, 28 May 15, 3:02pm -
  • African Banker Awards – Press Release
    Morocco’s Groupe Banque Populaire triumphs as this year’s African Bank of the Year, while Ghana’s Albert Essien, Group CEO of Ecobank wins the award for ...The post African Banker Awards – Press Release appeared first on African Business Mag…
    - 2 days ago, 27 May 15, 11:27pm -
  • Trophées African Banker – Communiqué De Presse
    Le Groupe Banque Populaire, du Maroc, s’est vu décerner le prix de Banque africaine de l’année, tandis que le Ghanéen Albert Essien, directeur général du ...The post Trophées African Banker – Communiqué De Presse appeared first on Afric…
    - 2 days ago, 27 May 15, 11:17pm -
  • Africa’s Top Bankers Celebrated
    The African Banker awards honoured some of the continent’s leading banks and bankers at a lavish ceremony in Abidjan on Wednesday night. Moroccan institution Banque ...The post Africa’s Top Bankers Celebrated appeared first on African Business M…
    - 2 days ago, 27 May 15, 10:58pm -
  • AfDB Diary: The Indians are coming…but is Africa interested?
    India-Africa trade is on the up, but that doesn’t seem to be reflected in the mood of investors. At most forums, the release of yet another investment pamphlet ...The post AfDB Diary: The Indians are coming…but is Africa interested? appeared…
    - 2 days ago, 27 May 15, 1:19pm -
  • AfDB diary: Kaberuka’s long lap of honour
    Donald Kaberuka may be on his final lap as president of the African Development Bank (AfDB), but his programme appears no less busy for that. Delegates to ...The post AfDB diary: Kaberuka’s long lap of honour appeared first on African Business M…
    - 3 days ago, 26 May 15, 2:37pm -
  • Ebola-free Liberia on road to recovery – Johnson Sirleaf
    Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf has proclaimed victory in Liberia’s battle against Ebola, claiming that the stricken West African nation is back on the road to economic recovery.  Speaking ...The post Ebola-free Liberia on road to recovery – Johnson Sir…
    - 3 days ago, 26 May 15, 9:17am -
  • Recrutement du personnel administratif et technique des services de CGLU Afrique
    Cités et Gouvernements Locaux Unis d’Afrique (CGLU Afrique) veut renforcer son effectif en recrutant plusieurs profils pour les postes suivants:Directeur WAROInfographistJournaliste et spécialiste des médiasChargé ...The post Recrutement du pe…
    - 7 days ago, 22 May 15, 2:53pm -
  • Recruitment of Staff at the UCLG Africa
    United Cities and Local Governments of Africa (UCLG Africa) wants to strengthen its team by hiring several profiles for different positions. We are currently looking ...The post Recruitment of Staff at the UCLG Africa appeared first on African Busin…
    - 7 days ago, 22 May 15, 2:45pm -

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  • NewUN honours fallen peacekeepers
    United Nations (UN) on Friday honoured peacekeepers who gave their lives for peace at battle in other countries. The UN during the celebration of International Day of Peacekeepers, honoured a total of 126 peacekeepers in the last year and 49 this yea…
    - 44 mins ago, 29 May 15, 6:48pm -
  • NewI will dedicate rest of my life to peace – Jonathan
    Former President Goodluck Jonathan on Friday received cheers and standing ovation from his kinsmen when he returned to Bayelsa State after handing over the reins of the nation’s leadership to President Muhammadu Buhari. Dressed in Ijaw attire, Jona…
    - 1 hour ago, 29 May 15, 6:14pm -
  • NewSuicide bomber killed six at Borno wedding – Police
    The Police Commissioner in Borno State, Mr. Aderemi Opadokun, has confirmed the killing of six people by a suicide bomber in Borno State. He said the bomber struck at a wedding venue in Tashan Alade, Hawul local government area of the state.   Op…
    - 1 hour ago, 29 May 15, 6:12pm -
  • NewBlatter re-elected as FIFA president
    Mr. Sepp Blatter was on Friday  re-elected as FIFA president, surviving latest attempts to oust him as head of world soccer governing body. The Swiss secured his fifth term as FIFA supremo after his major challenger, Prince Ali bin al-Hussein, pul…
    - 2 hours ago, 29 May 15, 5:33pm -
  • NewTambuwal appoints media aide
    Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, has appointed Malam Imam Imam as his Special Adviser on Media and Public Affairs, the first appointment he will make following his swearing-in on Friday. In a statement he personally signed and issued to…
    - 2 hours ago, 29 May 15, 5:09pm -
  • NewPDP congratulates Buhari
    The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has joined millions of people around the world to congratulate President Muhammadu Buhari on his inauguration as President and Commander-In-Chief of Armed Forces, Federal Republic of Nigeria. The party in a statemen…
    - 3 hours ago, 29 May 15, 4:48pm -
  • NewI will be governor of all – Ajimobi
    Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi, on Friday swore to oath for a second term in office with a pledge to be governor for all citizens and residents irrespective of their interests and affiliations. The governor gave the assurance while delivering his…
    - 3 hours ago, 29 May 15, 4:38pm -
  • NewUdom presents 12 -point agenda
    The newly sworn-in  governor of Akwa Ibom State, His Excellency, Mr Udom Gabriel Emmanuel of the Peoples Democratic Party ( PDP) has promised to work with the All Progressive Congress (APC) controlled Federal Government in order to attract Federal a…
    - 3 hours ago, 29 May 15, 4:04pm -
  • NewPhotos: Kwara inauguration ceremony

    Photos: Kwara inauguration ceremony

    The post Photos: Kwara inauguration ceremony appeared first on The Nation.
    - 4 hours ago, 29 May 15, 4:01pm -
  • NewGaidam sworn in amidst tight security
    Yobe State Governor, Ibrahim Gaidam and his Deputy, Engr. Abubakar Aliyu, were on Friday inaugurated for a second term in office tight security. The state’s Chief Judge, Justice Garba Musa Nabaruma, administered the oath of office on the deputy gov…
    - 4 hours ago, 29 May 15, 3:24pm -

The Punch

  • NewUS removes Cuba from terror blacklist

    US removes Cuba from terror blacklist

    The US has removed Cuba from its list of state sponsors of terrorism. John Kerry, the US secretary of state, has signed an order removing Cuba from the terrorism blacklist as part of the process of strengthening ties between the former Cold War foes.…
    - 6 mins ago, 29 May 15, 7:26pm -
  • NewAPC youths besiege Aso Rock to see Buhari

    APC youths besiege Aso Rock to see Buhari

    Hundreds of youths, suspected to be members of the All Progressives Congress, on Friday laid siege to the Presidential Villa, Abuja, in their desperate bid to have an audience with President Muhammadu Buhari. The youths, who were seen brandishing APC…
    - 45 mins ago, 29 May 15, 6:47pm -
  • NewTambuwal reappoints Imam as spokesman

    Tambuwal reappoints Imam as spokesman

    Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State has re-appointed Alhaji Imam Imam as his Chief Press Secretary. In a statement the governor issued after his inauguration in Sokoto on Friday, Tambuwal named Imam as his CPS. Imam had served as Tambuwal’s spo…
    - 2 hours ago, 29 May 15, 6:00pm -
  • NewBlatter beats Ali, named FIFA president for fifth term

    Blatter beats Ali, named FIFA president for fifth term

    Sepp Blatter won FIFA presidential re-election for an unprecedented fifth term as challenger, Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein of Jordan, conceded after failing to win by a two-third majority in the first round of voting on Friday. At FIFA’s 65th Congress…
    - 2 hours ago, 29 May 15, 5:39pm -
  • NewCBN releases audited financial statements, posts N35bn income

    CBN releases audited financial statements, posts N35bn income

    The Central Bank of Nigeria on Friday released its audited financial statements for 2013 and 2014 financial periods. The bank, in a statement made available to journalists in Abuja, said with the release of the report, it had now fully “adopted…
    - 2 hours ago, 29 May 15, 5:27pm -
  • NewSuicide bomber kills six at Borno wedding

    Suicide bomber kills six at Borno wedding

    The Borno Police Command on Friday said six persons were killed by a sucide bomber, who attacked a venue of a wedding (Fatiha) in Tashan Alade in the Hawul Local Government Area of the state. The state Commissioner of Police, Mr Aderemi Opadokun, who…
    - 3 hours ago, 29 May 15, 5:00pm -
  • NewEl-Rufai condemns attack on inauguration guests

    El-Rufai condemns attack on inauguration guests

    Kaduna State Governor, Malam Nasir El-Rufai, has condemned the attack on guests at his inauguration as the 22nd Governor of the state on Friday in Kaduna. The former minister of the FCT condemned the unruly behaviour, exhibited by some youths against…
    - 3 hours ago, 29 May 15, 4:44pm -
  • NewYuguda left empty treasury, destroyed Bauchi – Gov

    Yuguda left empty treasury, destroyed Bauchi – Gov

    The new Governor of Bauchi State, Mr. Mohammed Abubakar, said the former Governor of the state, Mallam Isa Yuguda, left an empty treasury in the state. Bauchi State civil servants have not been paid March, April and May salaries while state and local…
    - 3 hours ago, 29 May 15, 4:10pm -
  • NewWhy we withdrew from Kashamu’s house – NDLEA

    Why we withdrew from Kashamu’s house – NDLEA

    The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency said it pulled out its operatives from the house of Senator-elect, Mr. Buruji Kashamu, in compliance with a court order. NDLEA said it withdrew from the Lekki, Lagos home of the Peoples Democratic Party stalwa…
    - 4 hours ago, 29 May 15, 3:52pm -
  • NewAmbode names SSG, spokesman, others

    Ambode names SSG, spokesman, others

    The Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, has announced the appointment of key officials of his government. In a statement on Friday, Ambode named Mr. Tunji Bello as Secretary to the State Government and Mr. Samuel Ojo as the Chief of Staff. Th…
    - 4 hours ago, 29 May 15, 3:38pm -
  • NewAmbode, at inauguration, creates job, foreign investment ministries 

    Ambode, at inauguration, creates job, foreign investment ministries 

    Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State hit the ground running on Friday with the creation three offices to project his development plan for the state. The governor, during his inaugural speech at Tafawa Balewa Square in Lagos, announced the creatio…
    - 4 hours ago, 29 May 15, 3:32pm -
  • NewI’ll handover to an APC governor in 2019 – Amosun

    I’ll handover to an APC governor in 2019 – Amosun

    Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, has said he will hand over to another governor of the state, who will emerge from the All Progressives Congress, at the end of his second term in office, in 2019. He said this shortly after his inaugurati…
    - 4 hours ago, 29 May 15, 3:20pm -
  • NewI won’t take Lagosians for granted, says Ambode

    I won’t take Lagosians for granted, says Ambode

    The new Governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode, says he will never take the people of the state for granted. The governor explained that such is one of the lessons he learnt during the general elections. Ambode spoke on Friday shortly after he was…
    - 4 hours ago, 29 May 15, 3:09pm -
  • NewI’ll invest more energy in job creation – Shettima

    I’ll invest more energy in job creation – Shettima

    Borno State Governor, Alhaji Kashim Shettima, on Friday promised to invest more energies in job creation, lamenting that the current level of unemployment has turned many energetic youths into “political trekkers.” The governor gave this promise…
    - 5 hours ago, 29 May 15, 2:50pm -
  • NewUgwuanyi asks Enugu people to tighten belts

    Ugwuanyi asks Enugu people to tighten belts

    The new governor of Enugu State, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, in his inaugural address on Friday urged the people of the state to tighten their belts in the face of declining allocations from the federation account.  Ugwuanyi took over from the former governor…
    - 5 hours ago, 29 May 15, 2:23pm -
  • NewAmosun’s inauguration in pictures

    Amosun’s inauguration in pictures

    - 5 hours ago, 29 May 15, 2:03pm -
  • NewYouths stone guests, disrupt El-Rufai’s inauguration

    Youths stone guests, disrupt El-Rufai’s inauguration

    The inauguration of Governor Nasir El-Rufa’i of Kaduna State ended abruptly on Friday. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that El-Rufai could not review the parade mounted by the police as some youths pelted dignitaries with water sachets, stones a…
    - 6 hours ago, 29 May 15, 1:28pm -
  • NewI’ll be President of all, says Buhari

    I’ll be President of all, says Buhari

    Muhammadu Buhari on Friday became the fifth elected President of Nigeria with a promise that he would serve as the President of all, irrespective of their political affiliations, ethnicity or religion, in accordance with the oath he swore to. “Havi…
    - 6 hours ago, 29 May 15, 1:23pm -
  • NewGanduje appoints SSG, five others

    Ganduje appoints SSG, five others

    Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has approved the appointment of Alhaji Rabi’u Bichi as Secretary to the State Government. This is contained in a statement personally signed by the governor and issued in Kano on Friday. The News Agency of N…
    - 6 hours ago, 29 May 15, 1:08pm -
  • NewEl-Rufa’i, deputy to forfeit 50% salary

    El-Rufa’i, deputy to forfeit 50% salary

    Governor Nasir El-Rufa’i of Kaduna State on Friday said he would forfeit 50 per cent of his salary pending when the financial situation of the state improves. The governor stated this in his inaugural address, after he was sworn-in by the state Chi…
    - 7 hours ago, 29 May 15, 12:56pm -

PM News

  • NewBuhari to tackle corruption, reform judiciary

    Buhari to tackle corruption, reform judiciary

    President Muhammadu Buhari said the judicial system in the county needed critical reform to deal with cases, especially corruption, militating against its effectiveness. Buhari stated this in his inaugural speech on Friday in Abuja after he was sworn…
    - 42 mins ago, 29 May 15, 6:50pm -
  • NewWe’ll deliver good leadership – APC

    We’ll deliver good leadership – APC

    Lai Mohammed, National Publicity Secretary, All Progressives Congress (APC), on Friday assured Nigerians that APC administration would revamp the nation’s economy and fulfill its campaign promises. Mohammed stated this in an interview with NAN at t…
    - 47 mins ago, 29 May 15, 6:45pm -
  • NewEl-Rufai, Deputy take 50 per cent salary cut

    El-Rufai, Deputy take 50 per cent salary cut

    Governor Nasiru El-Rufa’i of Kaduna State, on Friday said he would forfeit 50 per cent of his salary pending when the financial situation of the state improves. The governor stated this in his inaugural address, after he was sworn-in by the state C…
    - 51 mins ago, 29 May 15, 6:41pm -
  • NewSzczesny blasts father over Arsenal criticism

    Szczesny blasts father over Arsenal criticism

    London (AFP) – Arsenal goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny has become embroiled in a war of words with his own father over controversial comments his parent made about Gunners boss Arsene Wenger and his team-mates. Szczesny is likely to start for Arsenal…
    - 1 hour ago, 29 May 15, 6:29pm -
  • NewGov. Dankwambo pledges transparency

    Gov. Dankwambo pledges transparency

    Governor Ibrahim Dankwambo of Gombe State has pledged to continue to pursue probity, transparency and accountability in running the affairs of the state. He spoke while taking oath of office for a second term in office in Gombe on Friday administered…
    - 1 hour ago, 29 May 15, 6:19pm -
  • NewKano, Zamfara, others, close IDP camps as inmates re-unite with relations

    Kano, Zamfara, others, close IDP camps as inmates re-unite with relations

    The various camps established for Internally Displaced Persons in Kaduna, Kano and Zamfara States, have been closed down following the reunion of the inmates with their families. NAN reports that more than 2,000 IDPs affected by Boko Haram insurgency…
    - 1 hour ago, 29 May 15, 6:05pm -
  • NewStable power supply underway, says Buhari

    Stable power supply underway, says Buhari

    President Muhammadu Buhari says careful studies are already under way to identify the quickest, safest and cost-effective way to bring light and relief to Nigerians. Buhari made the remark in his inaugural speech on Friday in Abuja shortly after taki…
    - 2 hours ago, 29 May 15, 5:59pm -
  • NewBuhari’s speech gives hope, says lawyers, labour leaders

    Buhari’s speech gives hope, says lawyers, labour leaders

    Some prominent lawyers in Lagos on Friday hailed the inaugural speech of President Muhammadu Buhari, describing it as encompassing and inspiring. The lawyers told NAN that the speech had given hope to Nigerians that the country’s challenges were su…
    - 2 hours ago, 29 May 15, 5:49pm -
  • NewKano/Katsina: Ganduje, Masari, Gaidam sworn-in

    Kano/Katsina: Ganduje, Masari, Gaidam sworn-in

    Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State, on Friday, promised to submit a Bill on Free and Compulsory Primary School Education to the State House of Assembly for consideration. He made the pledge while taking the oath of office as the new governor of…
    - 2 hours ago, 29 May 15, 5:41pm -
  • NewSepp Blatter elected FIFA President for 5th Term

    Sepp Blatter elected FIFA President for 5th Term

    Zurich (AFP) – Sepp Blatter won the FIFA presidency for a fifth time Friday after his challenger Prince Ali bin al Hussein withdrew just before a scheduled second round. The veteran Swiss powerbroker fell seven votes short of the required 140 major…
    - 2 hours ago, 29 May 15, 5:34pm -
  • NewYouths, pelting water sachet, disrupt El-Rufai’s inauguration

    Youths, pelting water sachet, disrupt El-Rufai’s inauguration

    The inauguration of Governor Nasir El-Rufa’i of Kaduna State ended abruptly on Friday. According to a report by NAN, El-Rufai could not review the parade mounted by the police as some youths pelted dignitaries with water sachets, stones and other o…
    - 4 hours ago, 29 May 15, 3:54pm -
  • NewBuhari orders military command relocate to Maiduguri

    Buhari orders military command relocate to Maiduguri

    President Muhammdau Buhari signalled a new approach to subduing the Boko Haram insurgency when he directed the central command of the military to relocate to Maiduguri, Borno, from the Federal capital, Abuja. Buhari, who gave the directive in his add…
    - 4 hours ago, 29 May 15, 3:43pm -
  • NewAmbode appoints Tunji Bello SSG, Ojo as Chief of staff

    Ambode appoints Tunji Bello SSG, Ojo as Chief of staff

    The Lagos State governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Friday, shortly after his inauguration, announced the appointment of key officials of his government. In a statement he personally signed in Lagos, Ambode named Mr. Tunji Bello as Secretary to the Sta…
    - 4 hours ago, 29 May 15, 3:40pm -
  • NewI belong to everybody and to nobody, says Buhari

    I belong to everybody and to nobody, says Buhari

    President Muhammadu Buhari has stated categorically that he will honour his words in discharging his duties as president, adding that, “I belong to everybody and to nobody”. In his inaugural speech shortly after he was sworn in as president, he s…
    - 7 hours ago, 29 May 15, 12:51pm -
  • NewBuhari vows to crush Boko Haram

    Buhari vows to crush Boko Haram

    President Muhammadu Buhari has vowed to end Boko Haram siege in Nigeria, shortly after he was sworn in as President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria at the Eagle Square in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital territory. Buhari who praised Nigeria’s neighbo…
    - 7 hours ago, 29 May 15, 12:41pm -
  • NewAmbode sworn-in as Lagos State governor

    Ambode sworn-in as Lagos State governor

    Kazeem Ugbodaga At a grand ceremony at the Tafawa Balewa Square, TBS, Lagos, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode was sworn in today as the 14th Governor of Lagos State, Southwest Nigeria. Ambode was sworn in after his deputy, Dr Oluranti Adebule was sworn in earlier…
    - 7 hours ago, 29 May 15, 12:27pm -
  • NewAPC’s suspends five members

    APC’s suspends five members

    Stephen Oni/ Ilorin The Kwara State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has ordered the suspension of five of its members in Baruten Local Government Area of the state for anti-party activities. The members are Senator Mohammed Ahmed who w…
    - 9 hours ago, 29 May 15, 10:46am -
  • NewAl-Makura inaugurates N2.2bn road

    Al-Makura inaugurates N2.2bn road

    Governor Tanko Al-Makura of Nasarawa State on Thursday inaugurated 5.5km network roads worth N2.2 billion as part of efforts to boost the socio-economic development of the state. Al-Makura said the inaugurated roads would help to reduce traffic conge…
    - 9 hours ago, 29 May 15, 10:41am -
  • NewBlatter must go for good of FIFA – Platini

    Blatter must go for good of FIFA – Platini

    ZURICH (Reuters) – UEFA president Michel Platini delivered one of his most emotional and animated performances since his playing days when he said it was time for Sepp Blatter to quit as president of FIFA with world soccer’s body facing yet anoth…
    - 9 hours ago, 29 May 15, 10:35am -
  • NewBuhari, Osinbajo now President, Vice President of Nigeria

    Buhari, Osinbajo now President, Vice President of Nigeria

    Muhammadu Buhari has been sworn in as the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria after he took his oath of office at the Eagle Square in Abuja on May 29. Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has also become the vice president after taking the oath of office. Th…
    - 10 hours ago, 29 May 15, 9:58am -

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