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2019: Security agencies greatest threat to Nigeria’s stability - Dickson, Clark

Governor of Bayelsa State, Henry Seriake Dickson, and Ijaw National Leader, Chief Edwin Clark, has decried the increasing abuse of security agencies by the ruling political party, stating that it is a threat to democracy.

In a statement by the Special Adviser to the Governor on Media Relations, [...]

Mon, 26 November 2018


Group protests non-funding of entrepreneurship scheme

A group of entrepreneurship scheme awardees, Imo state chapter known as ' You Win Connect', YWC, recently held a protest against the non-funding of stipends to beneficiaries of the scheme.

Speaking to Journalist during a peaceful protest within the premises of Transcorp Hilton in Abuja, [...]

Mon, 26 November 2018


Why we could not air Atiku’s AUN programme – NTA

The Nigerian Television Authority, NTA, on Sunday has explained why it could not air a live broadcast after receiving payment from the American University of Nigeria, AUN.

NTA said its failure not to air the programme as agreed was due to technical issues and not political interference.

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Mon, 26 November 2018


Self-sufficiency: Don’t expect support from food exporting countries, minister warns

Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has warned Nigerians not to expect support from any food exporting country for Nigeria's ongoing policy to ensure self-sufficiency in food production.

The minister issued the warning at a Special Town Hall Meeting on Agriculture in D [...]

Sat, 17 November 2018


Alleged money drop-off by police chopper: Timi Frank wants IGP to resign

Former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Comrade Timi Frank, has called on the Inspector General of Police, Mr. Ibrahim Idris, to resign his appointment for allegedly turning the police into the armed-wing of the ruling party.

Frank in a statement in Abu [...]

Sat, 17 November 2018


I’ll go shirtless if I see someone wearing my kind of shirt – Burna Boy

Nigerian singer, Burna Boy has revealed that he can go shirtless if he sees someone wearing the same shirt as his.

While describing his style, he said, “I try to do what makes me feel like I am swaggy, it could be a named brand or not. It just has to make me feel good. It just ha [...]

Fri, 16 November 2018


HURIWA seeks probe over ‘assassination’ attempt on Ekweremadu

Human Writers Association of Nigeria, HURIWA, has condemned the alleged assassination attempt on the Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu and his family in Abuja.

The group also warned against what it termed 'targeted violence' against notable political opposition figures and credible [...]

Sun, 11 November 2018


Minimum wage increase will make no difference if… - Ali Baba

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Veteran comedian, Ali   Baba, has shared his thoughts on the new increase in minimum wage for Nigerian civil servants from N18,000 to N30,000, as advocated b [...]

Fri, 09 November 2018


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