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Osinbajo Signs Seven Bills Into Law As Acting President

The Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo has signed seven bills passed by the National Assembly into law. The bills which include Oath (Amendment) Act 2017, Defence Space Administration Act, Veterinary Surgeons(Amendment) Act) have now become Nigerian laws. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters, Senator Ita …

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Clearing agent arrested for hiding N4bn drug in hair

A 42-year-old clearing agent, Daniel Unegbu, has been arrested in connection with 83.4 kilogrammes of drug that tested positive for ephedrine at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos State. Unegbu was apprehended with two other suspects –Joseph Ettah, 28, and Bright Wopara, 31 – by operatives of the National Drug …

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Embattled Trump returns to campaigning

With his presidency in turmoil and political adversaries baying for blood, Donald Trump is trading the Washington mud pit for more soothing surroundings: a campaign stage and crowds of thousands chanting his name. The provocative real estate mogul turned leader of the free world is not jump-starting his 2020 re-election …

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Recession: Why workers should support FG – Ngige

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Mr Chris Ngige, has charged the Agriculture and Allied Employees’ Union of Nigeria (AAEUN) to support the Buhari-led administration in its bid to rejuvenate the economy. Ngige stated this at the 3rd National Quadrennial Delegates’ Conference of AAEUN in Dutse on Saturday. According to …

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Buhari’s longest medical vacation reaches one month soon

Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari’s current medical trip will soon reach one month. Buhari, who is believed to be currently receiving medical attention in London, United Kingdom, left the country on January 19. Although he was initially scheduled to resume on February 6, the President had written to the …

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Your situation is not beyond God, Monalisa tells Nigerians

Popular Nollywood actress, film producer, and television personality Monalisa Chinda Coker on Friday told her 214,000 fans and followers on social media that their situations are not beyond God. The beautiful actress tweeted on her handle @Monalisacode, “Your situation is not beyond God…With HIM ALL things are possible…good morning dearies…..’’ …

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Boko Haram suicide bombers, fighters storm Maiduguri

Several persons were killed in Maiduguri, Borno State, on Thursday night as Boko Haram insurgents unleashed eight suicide bombers and several fighters on the troubled town. Eyewitnesses said many of the insurgents and civilians lost their lives in the attack which took place at about 11:20pm. Some of the insurgents …

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Bus crash: Woman dived out of window to save her baby – Eyewitness

Kunle Falayi and Afeez Hanafi More accounts have emerged on the events leading to the crash of a 59-passenger luxury bus on its way from Aba, Abia State, which plunged into a canal at Owode Elede, Lagos, killing three passengers and injuring 23 others. One of the passengers in the …

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I don’t have a sugar daddy backing my career – Liz Anjorin

The year 2016 was definitely a good one for Nollywood actress, Liz Anjorin. Not only did she move from a rented apartment to her own house in Lekki Phase One, she also embarked on a multi-million naira movie project titled, ‘Owo Nairabet.’ With all these achievements under her belt, it …

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Women Protest Continuous Abduction Of Teenagers In Kano

Hundreds of women in purdah, under aged children on Thursday staged a peaceful protest in Kano over incessant abduction of teenagers in the state. The protesters marched from Kawo area of the municipal to Government House carried placards with various inscriptions “Ganduje halt these senseless abduction” “who is after our …

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