FCT in alleged poaching scandal
Officials of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) are alleged to have embarked on double registration of athletes they could not get their services hence ensure that such athletes are eventually disqualified from participating in the ongoing 19th National Sports Festival.
Savings of $21bn from food import excites President Buhari
President Muhammadu Buhari has lauded Nigerians for curbing excessive taste for foreign products, which has positioned the country for food self-sufficiency and resulted into savings of over 21 billion dollars.
Monarch urges peace, unity ahead of 2019 polls
The traditional ruler of Ojoto in Idemili South Local Government Area of Anambra State, Igwe Gerald Obunadike Mbamalu has urged Nigerians to be peaceful and avoid religious and tribal sentiments as the country inches closer to the 2019 elections. He also reiterated the need for the electorate to vote credible and trustworthy representatives into various…
Fayemi lifts Fayose’s embargo on Eco, GT and Zenith Banks in Ekiti
Gov. Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti on Sunday lifted the no-patronage embargo placed on Ecobank, GTBank and Zenith Bank by his predecessor, Ayo Fayose.
Osinbajo heads to Berlin, to address German business community on Monday
Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, will address a group of notable German business leaders in Berlin, Germany, on Monday, the Presidency said in a statement on Sunday.
How To Get A Raise And Promotion
Ambitious workers look out for career progression in whatever form it may come. A promotion which often comes with a raise is no exception and this is a form of motivation for many workers. If you’ve been working in a role for a long time with no changes, you might become bored on the job.…
Wolves grab injury-time winner against Newcastle
The Magpies looked to have claimed a hard-earned point despite having DeAndre Yedlin sent off in the 57th minute but wing-back Doherty headed the visitors to a second straight victory in the fourth minute of added time.
How To Treat Skin Reactions Using Essential Oils
It’s definitely that time of the year for all things jolly and beautiful. Skin reactions are not the glaring traits you want to rock in your holiday pictures. Essential oils can be obtained by extracting a plant’s compounds. Do you know by using the right essential oils you can get rid of skin reaction before…
Buhari must go, Obasanjo insists
Former Nigerian president Olusegun Obasanjo has insisted that the country's current president Muhammadu Buhari must be voted out when the West African nation goes to poll in 2019. Obasanjo, who supported Buhari in 2015 against Goodluck Jonathan, said in a statement on Sunday that his former ally had done almost nothing to reposition the country.…
26-Year-Old Rapper Abducted For Speaking Against Congolese President
A rapper critical of outgoing President Joseph Kabila was abducted in the Democratic Republic of Congo's eastern city of Bukavu overnight, his father told AFP on Sunday. Akim Bufole Corneille, 26, was taken by unidentified people as he left a karaoke party, where he had been invited to perform, in the capital city of the…
Senator Aruwa buried in Kaduna
Senator Ahmed Aruwa, who died early Sunday morning, has been buried at Turaki Aliyu Cemetry, Unguwar Sarki, Kaduna after funeral prayers held at Sultan Bello Mosque. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Sheikh Ahmad Gumi led the funeral prayer at about 1:00 PM. The funeral prayer was attended by former Vice President Namadi…
Buhari challenges African youths to champion anti-corruption war
President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday challenged African youths to champion the fight against corruption, saying their involvement is critical to winning the anti-graft crusade in the continent. Buhari gave the challenge while declaring open the 2018 Africa Youth Congress Against Corruption (AYCAC) at the old Banquet Hall of the Presidential Villa, Abuja. According to him,…