DISCOs Are Sabotaging Fg’s Efforts – MURIC

The Nigerian media was last week agog with news of demonstrations held by the Ishashi Communityof Lagos State against Eko Electricity Development Company. The demonstrators complained of ‘crazy bills’ and poor power supply. It was not an isolated case as demonstrations had been held on several occasions in many parts of the country, particularly in … Continue reading DISCOs Are Sabotaging Fg’s Efforts – MURIC

Return One Illegal AK 47 Rifle, Collect N1m, Gov. Yari Assures

Governor Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara state has, on Thursday, announced a reward of N1 million on every illegal AK 47 rifle returned to the state government. The governor, who announced this at a news conference in Gusau, said the gesture had become necessary following the unabated increase in crime, especially abduction in the state. He … Continue reading Return One Illegal AK 47 Rifle, Collect N1m, Gov. Yari Assures

Don’t Underrate PDP, Yahaya Bello Warns APC

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, on Wednesday night warned that the opposition party, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), is not a pushover that should be taken for granted by the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in next year’s general election. He gave the warning when President Muhammadu Buhari hosted youth political appointees to a dinner at … Continue reading Don’t Underrate PDP, Yahaya Bello Warns APC

2018 NAFEST Beauty Queens Unveiled In Port Harcourt

Gov. Nyesom Wike on Tuesday flagged off the 2018 National Festival of Arts and Culture (NAFEST) amid pomp and ceremony at the Sharks Stadium, Port Harcourt. The theme of the 31st edition of the festival, which attracted 18 states of the federation including Rivers, is “Nigeria: Our Festivals, Our Heritage’’. Gov. Wike, dressed in beautiful … Continue reading 2018 NAFEST Beauty Queens Unveiled In Port Harcourt

Breaking: Federal Law Maker, Funke Adedoyin is Dead

A member of the House of Representatives, representing Irepodun/Isin Ekiti/Oke Ero constituency of Kwara state, Hon. Funke Adedoyin, is dead. The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) lawmaker passed away in Abuja while treating an ailment suspected to be cancer. A source close to the family said that the deceased had a cancer operation about two years … Continue reading Breaking: Federal Law Maker, Funke Adedoyin is Dead

Labour Congress Gives Conditions For Ending Strike

The warning strike declared by the organised labour was observed in part across the country yesterday. Labour is demanding N65,000 as a national minimum wage, up from the current N18,000. The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) had issued the Federal Government a 14-day ultimatum to resume negotiation or face an industrial action. This was as Minister … Continue reading Labour Congress Gives Conditions For Ending Strike

INEC says Governorship polls is inconclusive as PDP leads APC with 353 votes

Osun governorship election has been declared inconclusive by INEC with PDP leading APC with 353 votes. INEC chairman, Yakubu Mahmood. (NAN) The Osun state governorship election have ended with the result announced as inconclusive by the INEC. According to the returning officer, Joseph Abiola Afuwape, a date for the run-off between the All Progressive Congress … Continue reading INEC says Governorship polls is inconclusive as PDP leads APC with 353 votes