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Pyeongchang 2018: Nigerian athletes performance simply amazing — Elegbeleye

Fri Feb 23rd, 2018     Comments

Nigeria’s Chef de Mission to the 2018 Winter Olympics, Gbenga Elegbeleye, says he was impressed with the performance of Team Nigeria that made its debut in the Pyeongchang Games. Nigerian... Read More →

Ahiara diocese: Kaigama advises Catholics to support the new administrator

Fri Feb 23rd, 2018     Comments

The Most Rev. Ignatius Kaigama, the immediate past President of Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Nigeria (CBCN), has advised priests and faithful of Ahiara Diocese to obey and support the... Read More →

Wizkid’s ‘Daddy Yo’, soundtrack for John Boyega’s film

Fri Feb 23rd, 2018     Comments

‘Daddy Yo’, the 2017 hit song of Ayo Balogun (aka Wizkid), is part of the soundtrack for British-Nigerian actor John Boyega’s new film, ‘Pacific Rim Uprising’. ... Read More →

Presidential Amnesty Programme still on course – Boroh

Fri Feb 23rd, 2018     Comments

Retired Brig.-Gen. Paul Boroh, Coordinator, Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP), says the amnesty office is determined to actualise its mandate of empowering youths in the Niger Delta... Read More →

Nollywood: Actors Guild gets new leadership

Fri Feb 23rd, 2018     Comments

The Abuja chapter of the Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN) has inaugurated new Executive Members to steer the affairs of the guild for the next two years. Alvin Ahmed, new Chairman, Actors Guild of... Read More →

EFCC recovers N102m for Bank of Agriculture

Fri Feb 23rd, 2018     Comments

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Kaduna zonal office, has recovered N102 million diverted from the Bank of Agriculture (BOA) in Kebbi. A statement by the spokesman of the... Read More →

FG to establish specialised bank to assist innovators, science/tech ventures

Fri Feb 23rd, 2018     Comments

The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu, says Federal Government is working toward establishing specialised bank to assist innovators and entrepreneurs in science and technology... Read More →

10 die in Jigawa State auto crash

Fri Feb 23rd, 2018     Comments

No fewer than 10 persons died, with 10 others injured in a road accident in Majiya town, Taura Local Government Area of Jigawa State, yesterday. DSC Adamu Shehu, spokesman of Jigawa Command of the... Read More →

Appreciating the Cash Snake

Fri Feb 23rd, 2018     Comments

By Ikeogu Oke It should not surprise us/That a snake would swallow/Cash in a country so rich/It sought use for money. Even animals in a zoo/Know the use of money. That it builds and keeps their... Read More →

Military denies halting operation to aid Shekau

Fri Feb 23rd, 2018     Comments

The Nigerian Army has flayed insinuations that troops movement under Operation DEEP PUNCH II was temporarily halted to aid Boko Haram Leader, Abubakar Shekau, escaped. Col. Onyema Nwachukwu, the... Read More →