2023: Reject Atiku at the poll, Tinubu urges electorates

November 27, 2022 Adewale Ajayi 0

The All Progressives Congress (APC) Presidential candidate Asiwaju Bola Tinubu has described the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate Alhaji Atiku Abubakar as a selfish person that never meant well for the country Nigeria. He therefore urged the electorates to reject him at the poll. Speaking at a rally organised for him and his running mate Kashim Shettima by Lagos Read More

PDP petitions INEC chairman, urges IGP to prosecute culprit’s over LP primary

November 25, 2022 Lekan Shehinde 0

A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Enugu state, Hon. Chukwuemeka Aneke, has accused some officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) of forgery of the commission’s monitoring report of the Labour Party primary of Enugu West Senatorial District held on June 8, 2022. In a petition dated November 10 and written by his solicitors, Bonaventure Madu Read More

150 athletes storm Abuja for Richard Agbonifo athletics championship

November 25, 2022 Blueprint 0

Over 150 Track and Field Athletes, will on Saturday November 25, 2022 converge on Abuja, to compete in the inaugural edition of the Richard Agbonifo Athletic Championship for Boys and Girls who are 15 years and under. According to the organisers, arrangements are being finalised for the championship which will hold at the tracks of the Training Pitch of the Read More

FCT security committee re-assures of safety in Abuja

November 25, 2022 Abdullahi Muhammad Abuja 0

The FCT Security Committee has reassured the residents of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) of the safety of their lives and property, as adequate security arrangements have been made to sustain the state of law and order in the nation’s capital. This was one of the high points of the resolutions at the just-concluded Monthly FCT Security Committee meeting held Read More

How Tinubu’s reforms, mentorships transformed Lagos – Sen. Nnamani

November 23, 2022 Lekan Shehinde 0

Former Enugu state governor, Sen Chimaroke Nnamani has disclosed that the All Progressive Congress (APC) presidential candidate Bola Tinubu’s reforms and mentorship as   governor of Lagos State from 1999- 2007  transformed the state . He described  Tinubu  as a great mentor who has guided numerous mentees from various states, from political boyhood to political adulthood in his capacity as a Read More

Solvent Digital: We want to bridge the divide between digital technology and the people

November 23, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Undoubtedly, the most ubiquitous aspect of globalisation is digital marketing. This is because it has helped a wide range of sectors reach their productivity goals. It has unquestionably shown that it produces taste and is more like a quiche that has been stroked through a sizzling pan. This metaphorical phrase only suggests that although the ideals of digitization had to Read More

Redesigning of Naira vital to 2023 credible election – CUPP 

November 21, 2022 Lekan Shehinde 0

Ahead of the 2023 elections, the Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP) has said that the new policy of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to redesign the naira notes is vital and will help to ensure a credible election in the February polls.  Commending the CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele for the policy, at a press conference in Abuja, the spokesman Read More

Correctional Service to embrace PPP for production of drug for inmates

November 21, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The Nigeria Correctional Service (NCoS) has revealed plan to embrace a Public-Private-Partnership for production of drug to meet the demand of the increasing inmates population across the country. Controller General of the Service, Haliru Nababa, revealed this Monday in Abuja while speaking at the 2022 Service wide training of frontline health and medical officers. Nababa said he has approved the Read More

Industry watchers commend NNPC, NUPRC over NJ exploration, Exxonmobil, Addax petroleum deals

November 21, 2022 Lekan Aribisala 0

Oil and gas industry watchers are hailing the giant strides in the sector since the coming on stream of the Petroleum Industry Act. They are particularly impressed with the role of the newly repackaged corporate leader on the sector- the NNP Company- and its chief regulatory engine room, the Nigerian Upstream Petroleum Regulatory Commission (NUPRC), in providing the robust backbone Read More

2023: Ex-president Jonathan’s men rally support for Tinubu 

November 20, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Some political allies and kinsmen of former President Goodluck Jonathan have endorsed the presidential candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Ahmed Tinubu, ahead of the 2023 general elections. The supporters and kinsmen who are members of Citizens Network For Peace and Development in Nigeria (CNPDN), said since Jonathan declined to join the presidential race, despite their consistent Read More

Deratheboy shares secrets behind his success

November 19, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

In recent years, modern technology has made it more common for musicians to create their music in home studios without requiring working with a professional producer or sound engineer. As such, this may apply to the fact that distinctions can practically be achieved.  Deratheboy, also known as Odera Ezeani Gilbert, is a sound engineer and music producer whose participation in Read More

2023: Tinubu accuses Atiku, Obi of sponsoring fake news against him

November 13, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Presidential candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has accused his main rival, Atiku Abubakar of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and Peter Obi if Labour Party (LP) of being behind a purported fake press statement credited to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) against him. Tinubu said the forged statement purportedly issued by INEC was Read More

Promotion exam: NSCDC boss warns personnel against lobbying, promises transparency 

November 9, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The Commandant General of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Dr Ahmed Abubakar Audi, has assured senior officers of the Corps that the 2022 promotion examination would be conducted in adherence to the principle of transparency and fairness as modalities were in place to ensure that officers qualified for promotion to the next ranks are not left uncatered Read More

2022 Peace Achievers International Award honours Peter Akperi, other eminent Nigerians

November 9, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

A prominent player in Nigerian oil and gas environment, Prince Peter Onogho Akperi has made the list of 2022 Peace Achievers International awardees, joining highly respected Nigerians, such as the governor of Nasarawa state, Engr. Abdullahi Sule, his Delta state counterpart and the vice presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Sen. Ifeanyi Okowa, member representing Ika Federal Constituency, Read More

Court sets free Aiteo boss of money laundering, corruption 

November 8, 2022 Lekan Shehinde 0

A Nigerian High Court sitting in the Federal Capital Territory Abuja has declared all allegations of corruption, bribery and money laundering made against AITEO boss and International Billionaire Businessman Benedict Peters by British and Nigerian agencies arising from his ownership of a number of properties as baseless as they were premised on trumped up charges that constituted abuse of state Read More

Titan Trust Bank wins ‘Deal of the Year’ award as CEO, Udensi emerges ‘Female Banker of the Year’

November 8, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Titan Trust Bank Limited (TTB) and its Managing Director/CEO, Dr. Adaeze Udensi, shone at the 2022 edition of the BusinessDay Banks and Other Financial Institutions (BAFI) Awards held on Saturday in Lagos. While TTB won the ‘Deal of the Year’ award, for its recent acquisition of 105-year-old Union Bank of Nigeria in barely three years of its establishment, Dr. Adaeze Read More

Security advisories and the 2023 elections

November 6, 2022 Nick Dazang 0

On Sunday, 23rd October 2022, the United States Embassy in Abuja issued a terse security alert, to wit:”There is an elevated risk of terror attacks in Nigeria, specifically in Abuja.” Another terror alert came hot on the heels of the American one by the United Kingdom High Commission. In quick succession, the Embassies of Australia, Canada, Denmark, Ireland, Bulgaria, Finland Read More

Breaking: Wife of NSCDC’s top officer regains freedom

November 4, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The kidnapped wife of the Head, Commandant General’s Special Intelligence Squad (CG’SSIS), DCC Appollos Dandaura, Mrs Dandaura Victoria Apollos, who was taken away forcefully inside her living room has been rescued at about 9.20 pm Friday evening, in Lafia, Nassarawa State. According to a statement signed by the Corps spokesman, Olusola Odumosu, the woman was rescued unhurt after a successful Read More

2023: Involve estate surveyors, valuers in asset declaration process – ESV Rotimi 

November 3, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Ahead of 2023 general elections, an Abuja-based Estate Surveyor and Valuer, ESV Olugbenga Rotimi, has said unless professional Surveyors and Valuers are involved in the process of public assets declaration the claim of fighting corruption will be in vain. He, however, faulted the current practice of asset declarations by Nigerian public officials without the involvement of professional. Speaking with newsmen Read More

2023: Don’t politicise security situation in Nigeria, NSCDC boss warns politicians 

November 2, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Commandant General of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC) Dr. Ahmed Abubakar Audi, has called on citizens, especially politicians not to politicise the current security situation in the country ahead of 2023 general elections. Audi also charged his officers and men at state level to come up with strategies and templates that will bring about lasting peace and Read More

CUPP mourns Mbazuluike, Amaechi, Davido’s son Ifeanyi

November 1, 2022 Lekan Shehinde 0

The Coalition of United Political Parties, CUPP has expressed sadness over the death of Elder statesman and Nigeria’s First Republic Aviation Minister,  Mbazulike Amaechi, and Ifeanyi Adeleke, the first son of musician, Davido. The opposition parties in a statement by its spokesman, Ikenga Imo Ugochinyere said they are grieving over Amaechi who died on Nov, 1 at the age 93 Read More

VIDEO: Truck crashes at Jabi in Abuja

November 1, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

An accident has occurred at the Obafemi Awolowo way, Jabi Business district in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. No casualty involved as many at the scene were seen assisting the driver of the truck involved.

Experts warn against operational risk ahead 2023 Census 

November 1, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

An ICT experts under the aegis of Young ICT Professionals has warn against operational risk and also ‘single point of failure’ scenario if the National Population  Commission were to continue with its plan to  deliver 800,000 devices from just one company for the upcoming 2023 Census exercise,  while welcoming the commission  efforts to deliver a Technology driven census for 2023, Read More

2022: NCoS emerges best in ethics, integrity compliance award

November 1, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The Nigerian Correctional Service (NCoS) has emerged overall best in the Law and Justice Sector comprising 47 Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs). The assessment was carried out by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) for year 2022 ethics and integrity compliance scorecard. A statement released Tuesday in Abuja by the NCoS’s spokesman, ACC Umar Abubakar, said Read More