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WHY WE’RE BORROWING MORE – KEMI ADEOSUN

WHY WE’RE BORROWING MORE – KEMI ADEOSUN Amongst rising public concerns over Nigeria’s increasing debt profile, the Federal Government has indicated that increasing borrowings along with tax metrics remained the only options to get the country’s economy out of recession and sustain growth for the time being. The Finance Minister – Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, who gave this indication, yesterday, on …

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Update!! ASUU Set To Call Off Strike This Week (Read Details)

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) may call off its one-month old strike this week. President of the Union, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, has disclosed the industrial action has not ended yet, because ASUU was still ironing out some grey areas in the agreement with the federal government. Ogunyemi assured the strike would be called off, as soon as the …

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EFCC Discovers Patience Jonathan’s N6bn Abuja Plaza

EFCC Discovers Patience Jonathan’s N6bn Abuja Plaza The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has discovered an uncompleted eight-storey building in a prime area of Abuja allegedly belonging to Patience Jonathan, the wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan. The building, which has been described by the EFCC as a ‘magnificent architectural edifice,’ has not yet been valued by the commission. However, …

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“Nigerians Felt Safer During Jonathan’s Regime Than Now”- Wole Soyinka

“Nigerians Felt Safer During Jonathan’s Regime Than Now”- Wole Soyinka Nobel laureate Wole Soyinka believes Nigerians felt more secure during the administration of ex-President Goodluck Jonathan than under President Muhammadu Buhari. Soyinka said this on Monday in Lagos after a press briefing to unveil the second batch of students travelling to Lebanon for studies. The programme is organised by The …

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Debate On 2nd Term For Buhari Disgusting – Soyinka

Debate On 2nd Term For Buhari Disgusting – Soyinka Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, on Monday, in Lagos, expressed disgust with emerging debates on re-election by some politicians in the country. Some northern governors on the platform of the All Progressives Congress and some allies of President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday backed the President for a second term. The declaration …

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2019 Presidency: I’ll Fight Corruption Better Than Buhari- Atiku Abubakar

I’ll Fight Corruption Better Than Buhari- Atiku Abubakar Former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar has vowed to fight corruption like never before if given the chance to preside over Nigeria’s affairs. Atiku also challenged those he described as his self-righteous political enemies to either prove his alleged corrupt activities or keep quiet. The APC chieftain said this during a facility tour of …

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“President Buhari Has Not Disappointed Me”- Obasanjo

“President Buhari Has Not Disappointed Me”- Obasanjo Former Nigerian President, Olusegun Obasanjo has said President Muhammad Buhari has not disappointed him in the areas the latter was known for. According to the Guardian, the former leader conceded that not “everyone will be satisfied” with Buhari’s anti-corruption war. He said; “President Buhari, I have said, has not disappointed me because the …

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APC Reacts To Buhari’s Minister’s Support For Atiku

APC Reacts To Buhari’s Minister’s Support For Atiku The Deputy National Chairman of the APC, Segun Oni, has provided what appears a first formal reaction of the party to the stance of a serving minister declaring support for another presidential candidate in 2019. The Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, Aisha Alhassan, shocked many Nigerians when a video surfaced …

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2019 Presidency: I’ll Support Atiku Even If Buhari Contest – Minister Of Women Affairs Declares

The Minister of Women Affairs, Aisha Alhassan, has declared that he would support former Vice President, Atiku Abubakareven if President Muhammadu Buhari declares to contest in 2019. Speaking with BBC Hausa, Alhassan explained that her choice of Abubakar was predicated on the fact that the former Vice President is her “godfather.” The Minister, who is popularly called Mama Taraba said: …

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Nigeria Ranked First In Internet-based Criminal Activities In Africa

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) disclosed that Nigeria currently ranks third globally in cybercrimes. Nigeria comes behind the United Kingdom and the United States of America. Prof. Umar Danbatta, the Director General of NCC disclosed this at the ongoing 2017 Annual General Conference of the Nigerian Bar Association in Lagos, Nigeria. Mr Danbatta stated that the number of internet users …

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