Gunmen invade Benue communities, kill 10

September 22, 2022 Rosemary Moribirin 0

Gunmen Wednesday night, invaded Mchia village in Mbagber council ward, and Mou village in Ukemberagya/Tswarev council ward, all in Logo local government areas. Blueprint learnt that the attackers stormed the villages between 11pm and midnight of Wednesday, twelve people were killed at Mchia community and three people at Mou village with about 13 people injured,” a local, who did not Read More

Rita Dominic debunks having set of twin

September 22, 2022 Rosemary Moribirin 0

Popular movie star Rita Dominic has debunked reports of welcoming a set of twin. Reports of the actress welcoming twin with her hubby, Fidelis Anosike in the UK were published by some online publishers. Reacting on her Twitter handle on Wednesday night Dominic shared a GIF displaying a surprised look while reading through a publication with the headline, “FAKE NEWS.”

Breaking: IGP summons top officers over insecurity

September 22, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Usman Baba is currently meeting with some top police officers at the force headquarters in Abuja over security concerns in the country. Amongst those summoned to the meeting is the Deputy Inspectors General of Police(DIGs), Assistant Generals of Police(AIGs), Commissioners of Police from the 36, States and the Federal Capital Territory(FCT) among other senior Read More

King Sunny Ade sets to meet alleged daughter

September 22, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

Popular Yoruba-Juju singer, King Sunny Ade has is set to meet with his alleged 52-year-old daughter, Elizabeth Ayeni. Elizabeth had in June claimed that the music icon was her biological father. The 52-year-old who explained that her mother told her that the musician was her biological father, revealed that all her efforts to reach out to him had proven abortive. Read More

Dele Momodu speaks on PDP crisis

September 22, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

former Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential aspirant, Dele Momodu has revealed has opened up on why the party’s presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar cannot remove the National party chairman, Iyorchia Ayu. Momodu spoke on Thursday while reacting to the crisis rocking the party after Governor Nyesom Wike’s team pulled out of PDP presidential campaign council. He said those calling on Atiku Read More

ASUU strike: Students threaten to stop political campaign nationwide

September 21, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

Nigerian students under the aegis of the National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has threatened to stop any political campaign across the country till students of public universities return to classrooms. Chairman, NANS National Taskforce, Ojo Olumide, announced this at a press conference in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital, on Wednesday. “Our blocking of access to public roads and ports Read More

BBNaijaS7: Chichi breaks down as housemates refuse her order

September 21, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

Big Brother Naija season seven housemate, Chichi could not hold back her tears over disagreements with housemates after she emerged Head of House. On Monday night, she became the Head of House for week 9 after getting close one too many times. She also became the bearer of the ultimate Veto power, which she used to automatically crown Phyna and Read More

Ortom has undergone surgery – Akase reveals

September 21, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

Benue state governor, Samuel Ortom, has undergone minor surgery. The special adviser, media and publicity to the governor, Terver Akase revealed on Monday when reacting to questions regarding the plaster on Governor Ortom’s forehead. He said Ortom had a boil on the right side of his forehead and the plaster was placed to prevent infection “A number of people have Read More

MC Oluomo react to alleged sales of Tinubu’s stickers

September 21, 2022 Rosemary Moribirin 0

Chairman, Lagos State Park and Garages Management Committee, Musiliu Akinsanya aka MC Oluomo, has denied involvement in an alleged sales of compulsory political stickers to motorist in Lagos parks and garages. A statement released by Oluomo Wednesday, he said is not aware of any sales of political stickers and he did not sanction the sales. He said, “My attention has Read More

Breaking: Court orders ASUU to call off strike

September 21, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

The National Industrial Court of Nigeria (NICN) has ordered the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to call off its ongoing nationwide strike. ASUU has been on strike since February 14 to press home the demand for improved funding for universities, a review of salaries for lecturers, among other issues. The federal government haven had several meetings with the striking Read More

Buhari appoints Dembos as NTA DG

September 21, 2022 Rosemary Moribirin 0

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Salihu Dembos as the Director-General/Chief Executive Officer of the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, announced the appointment in a statement in Abuja Wednesday. He said the appointment is for a tenure of three years in the first instance. Until his appointment, Dembos was the Executive Director, Marketing, Read More

Strike: FG prefers punitive measures to addressing issues-ASUU

September 20, 2022 Joshua Egbodo, Abuja 0

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), has accused the Federal Government of Nigeria of opting for punishment of its members, rather than addressing the issues that precipitated the ongoing strike. National President of the union, Prof. Emmanuel Osodeke at a meeting summoned by Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila, on Tuesday also accused the Minister of Read More

AP guber candidate in Osun suffers bid to return to PDP

September 20, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

Lateef Ibrahim, Osogbo The candidate of the Accord Party (AP) in the July 16 governorship election in Osun state, Dr Akin Ogunbiyi, has suffered a bid to return to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Ogunbiyi in a letter dated September 13 2022 titled: ‘Notification of Return to the Party,’ and addressed to the national chairman of PDP, Senator Iyorchia Ayu, Read More

Muslim-Muslim ticket: Don’t waste your votes, Dogara warns Nigerians

September 20, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

The former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara has warned Christians in the country not to waste their votes in the forth-coming 2023 general elections, saying that the adoption of the same faith Presidential and Vice-president ticket by the ruling All Progressives Congress(APC) is antithetical to Nigeria’s quest for nation building. On Tuesday at a summit tagged “Meet Read More

ASUU strike: Nigerians react as Buhari’s wife celebrates daughter-in-law after graduating abroad

September 20, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

Nigerians have reacted after first Lady Aisha Buhari congratulated her daughter-in-law, Zahra B. Buhari, on graduating with a First Class Honors in Architectural Science from a UK Varsity. Recall that the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) had embarked on indefinite strike since February 14 after fall out of agreement between the union and the federal government. Her post on Read More

Pictures: Nigerians mourn Queen Elizabeth II, flaunt ‘Aso Ebi’

September 20, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

As the rest of the world join Britain to mourn the death of their monarch, Queen Elizabeth II, Some Nigerian women in London wore uniform attires popularly known as ‘Aso Ebi’ to the Queen’s funeral. The London-based Nigerians are seen wearing different colours of the same fabric, carrying the late queen’s image on the front of their outfits. The pictures Read More

Canadian govt trains Nigerian lawmakers on e- legislative proceedings

September 20, 2022 Mohammed Lawal, Bauchi 0

The Conference of Speakers of State Legislatures of Nigeria has collaborated with the Global Affairs Canada and Nigerian High Commission for a commences a one-week workshop for its members on on e- legislative proceedings and good governance. At the commencement of the retreat, the Chairman of the Conference and Speaker, Bauchi State House of Assembly, Abubakar Suleiman said that the Read More

World Athletics finally ratifies Tobi Amusan’s hurdles record

September 20, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

The World Athletics has ratified the women’s world 100m hurdles record set by Nigerian athlete, Tobi Amusan at the 2022 World Championships in Oregon. The governing body on Tuesday confirmed this alongside the world records of two other athletes – Mondo Duplantis and Sydney McLaughin. ”The world records set by Tobi Amusan, Mondo Duplantis and Sydney McLaughlin at the World Read More

Kogi Speaker Booing: Candidate accused of spreading fake news for guber interest

September 20, 2022 Onoja Johnson 0

Reports have shown that news circulating that the Speaker of the Kogi State House of Assembly, Mathew Kolawole, was booed in the state government’s house for allegedly suggesting that Kogi Central deserves to keep the governorship after Yahaya Bello is false. At around 9 p.m. Wednesday, our reporter called some Assembly Members who do not want their names mentioned, and Read More