President Jammeh declares Gambia Islamic republic

Gambian President Yahya Jammeh has declared his Muslim-majority country an Islamic republic, saying the move marks a break with the colonial past.

Mr Jammeh told state TV the proclamation was in line with Gambia's "religious identity and values".

He added that no dress code [...]

Mon, 14 December 2015

The story of Benue’s first family adoption of Baby Destiny

It is a matter of mother luck smiling on few weeks old Baby Destiny, an abandoned baby, who has now been adopted by the First Family of Benue state, Governor & Mrs. Samuel Ortom.

The Abuja Inquirer learnt that Destiny was abandoned in an undisclosed part of Makurdi, the Benue state capital, [...]

Mon, 14 December 2015

I have found Mr. Right, says Yvonne

Days after revealing that turning 30 was depressing for her because she is single, pretty actress, Yvonne Nelson, has now disclosed that she has met ‘Mr. Right.’ Though she refused to reveal who the mystery man is, she however stated that she was preparing herself for kids because she love [...]

Mon, 14 December 2015

Fuel scarcity: food vendors make quick money in Kwara

Food vendors in llorin, Kwara state capital, are now using the lingering fuel scarcity to make high sales at filling stations to motorists on queues for petrol.

Investigation by our correspondent revealed that several food sellers and drinks have besieged filling stations to make quick business [...]

Mon, 14 December 2015

Delta targets N76.6bn IGR in 2016

Delta state is targeting the sum of N76.6bn as internal generated revenue in 2016 fiscal year as against N44.7bn realized in 2015 by the state Board of Internal Revenue.

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa stated this while presenting a budget proposal of N265.66bn for 2016 to the House of Assembly for cons [...]

Mon, 14 December 2015

Rep appeals for Imo airport upgrade

The member representing Ngor Okpala /Aboh Mbaise federal constituency in the House of Reps, Hon. Bede Ekeh, has appealed to the federal government to mobilize contractors back to site for the completion of the Sam Mbakwe airport and cargo village projects in Imo state.

In a motion tagged, " [...]

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