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Controversial US Presidential Aspirant, Trump, Wins Big In Nevada

Donald Trump notched a resounding win in the Nevada caucuses Tuesday, channeling the roiling anger of Republican voters against the establishment and sweeping almost every category of the electorate to build his dominance in the delegate count. It was a stunning show of momentum for his campaign, one that made it increasingly difficult to imagine a scenario where any other ... Read More »

Those Who Distorted The 2016 Budget Will Be Severely Punished – Buhari

President Buhari has vowed to severely punish all those involved in the ‘padding’ of the 2016 National Budget. According to a statement by presidential media aide, Femi Adesina, Buhari said this while addressing the Nigerian Community in Saudi Arabia yesterday February 23rd. “The culprits will not go unpunished. I have been a military governor, petroleum minister, military Head of State ... Read More »

Good News:- Naira Strengthens Against Dollar Again, Check Out The New Rate

– Speculators disappointed as naira strengthens against dollar for third consecutive day. – IMF persuades President Buhari to remove foreign exchange ban. There is confusion in town over the exchange rate of the dollar to the Nigerian currency as Bureau De Change (BDC) operators are saying that it is now N305/dollar. We gathered from a reliable source in the foreign exchange ... Read More »

The Peoples Democratic Party’s new chair has been accused of sponsoring Boko Haram and is being investigated for corruption while in office.

Once hailed as the largest political party in Africa, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has taken what many perceive as a backwards step with the choice of its new chairperson. The PDP is still reeling from its 2015 election defeat and many are sceptical that Ali Modu Sheriff, who formally took over yesterday, is the person to put the party ... Read More »

I Did Not Give Buhari Any Ultimatum To Withdraw Soldiers From Niger-Delta – Tompolo Speaks Out

  Ex-militant, Tompolo has cleared the air about giving the presidency an ultimatum to withdraw soldiers in the Niger-Delta region. Former General Officer Commanding, GOC, Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger-Delta, Government Ekpemupolo, alias Tompolo, Monday, denied issuing any ultimatum to President Muhammadu Buhari to withdraw military from the region or he would blow up oil pipelines. Tompolo’s Media ... Read More »

President Buhari Appoints Blind Man As His Special Assistant

President Buhari has appointed a visually impaired man, Dr. Samuel Inalegwu Ode Ankeli as his Senior Special Assistant on matters concerning disabled people‎. Senior Special Assistant to Buhari on Media and Publicity, Shehu Garba, announced this in a statement released today Feb. 22nd.‎ Shehu stated that Ankeli had headed the Directorate of Persons with Disability at the Buhari/Osinbajo APC Presidential ... Read More »

I Can Bring the US Dollar to N200 in One Month – Business Mogul, Ifeanyi Challenges Buhari

As the nation’s currency exchanges at N400 to the US dollar on Sunday, billionaire business mogul has said that if the Buhari-led federal government consults him, he could restore the nation’s currency to an exchange rate of N200 to one US Dollar within one month.   Speaking on a Channels Television poli tics programme on Sunday, billionaire businessman and the ... Read More »

House of Reps Summons Diezani Alison-Madueke

Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke who is currently down with cancer has been summoned by the green chamber over an irregularity in allocated contract. Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke The House of Representatives Ad hoc Committee investigating the Refined Product Exchange Agreement/Crude Oil Swap between the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation/Petroleum Pipelines Marketing Companies (NNPC/PPMC) has summoned the former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani ... Read More »

I Steal Women’s Underwear For Sexual Pleasure – Suspect

A 22-year-old man, Chigozie Ugwu, paraded by the Anambra State Police Command for stealing 52 women’s underwear has said he indulges in the act to satisfy his sexual urge. Ogwu said he had no girlfriend and felt like he was having sexual intercourse any time he picks a woman’s pant, even as he pleaded that the police should release him. ... Read More »

Governor Ambode Receives Delegates From Barcelona Club In Lagos, Plans To Set Up Soccer Academy (Photos)

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday welcomed the decision of Barcelona Football Club (FC) of Spain to establish its first Football Academy in Africa in Lagos, just as he pledged the maximum support of the government in ensuring the successful take off of the project. Governor Ambode, who spoke at the Lagos House in Ikeja while receiving senior ... Read More »

Fayose Approves N236m Car Loan For Workers In Ekiti

The Ekiti State governor, Ayodele Fayose, has approved the immediate disbursement of N236,860,000 as car loan to 773 workers in the state’s public service. The state commissioner for Finance, Toyin Ojo, who made this known in Ado-Ekiti, said the loan, which ranges from N80,000 to N1.5 million, would be paid in full to the beneficiaries. He noted that the grade ... Read More »

Angry Students Set Private Polytechnic On Fire In Osun State

Some students of the Southern Nigeria Institute of Innovate Technology, Ifewara in Osun State on Monday set the private institution ablaze because some courses offered by the school were allegedly not accredited. Our correspondent gathered that some of the students had turn violent on Sunday evening, vandalising the school’s property, when they learnt that their courses were not accredited by ... Read More »