Breaking: Presidency replies Senate over call for sack of Service Chiefs

July 21, 2020 Editor 0

The Presidency has responded to call by the Senate to sack Service Chiefs if they refuse to resign. Special Adviser to the President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity Femi Adesina who reacted to the recent calls by the Senators over increasing insecurity via his twitter handle said, “President Buhari notes the resolution of the Senate asking Service Chiefs to Read More

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Breaking: Reps reject six-year single term for President, govs

December 17, 2019 Editor 0

The House of Representatives has rejected a bill seeking a single term of six years for the president and state governors. Sponsored by Hon. John Dyegh, the bill which was listed on Tuesday’s Order Paper of the House for second reading was rejected through voice votes by members. In addition, the bill which was seeking amendment to certain provisions of Read More

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Buhari: I’m not ‘Baba go slow’

December 25, 2018 Editorial III 0

President Muhammadu Buhari said on Tuesday that he is not slow on governance as is being speculated in some quarters, stressing that he operates at the speed the system allows. The President said when he received the residents of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) on a Christmas homage at his official residence at the Presidential Villa in Abuja. “I told Read More

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Buhari, a child of destiny

November 29, 2018 Blueprint 0

Those fighting Buhari over his reelection bid in 2019 are wasting their time. My candid advice to them is to stop diverting the attention of the citizens over their inability to present concrete issues to engage the people. They keep creating confusion in desperate attempt to devalue Buhari’s mass acceptability by Nigerians. But each time they prop up any false Read More

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African Alliance wins service award

November 9, 2018 Blueprint 0

African Alliance Insurance Plc, has  won an award of excellence from textile workers, under the aegis of the National Union of Textile, Garment and Tailoring Workers of Nigeria (NUTGTWN) at its 40th-anniversary celebration. As part of the celebration themed: “[email protected] 40: Repositioning Labour and Industry for the Next 40 years”, the Union honoured the insurance company for assessed excellent service delivery, partnership and tactical contribution to Read More

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Centenary: 40 teams to participate in 2018 Kaduna polo tournament –President

October 12, 2018 Blueprint 0

The Kaduna Polo Club Centenary Tournament will be featuring 40 teams from across the federation, President of Kaduna Polo Club, Alhaji Suleiman Abubakar has said. Addressing pre tournament briefing at the Ahmadu Yakubu Polo Club, Murtala Square, Kaduna on Thursday, the President added that the tournament will feature +20 goal teams in Africa’s most prestigious trophy, the Georgian Cup, with Read More

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Kogi state varsity SUG inaugurates principal officials

October 5, 2018 Blueprint 0

Kogi State University, Anyigba, Student Union Government (SUG) has, on September 27, 2018 inaugurated the sixth parliament of the union. This was followed by the memo released and signed by the president of the union, Comrade Dominic Iko-Ojo and the secretary general of the union, Comrade Enamadukwu Raphael. In accordance with the memo released by the executive arm of the Read More

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Ladoja’s N4.7bn fraud case adjourned indefinitely

October 1, 2018 Blueprint 0

Justice Mohammed Idris of the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos, on Thursday, adjourned indefinitely the ongoing trial of a former governor of Oyo State, Rasheed Ladoja. Ladoja is facing trial alongside a former Commissioner for Finance in the state, Waheed Akanbi, for allegedly laundering a sum of N4.7 billion from the coffers of the Oyo State government. At Read More

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Muhammed joins Ostrava from 36 Lions

September 28, 2018 Blueprint 0

Flying Eagles striker, Tijani Muhammed, has joined Czech top division side, Banik Ostrava. The 6 feet 2 inches tall forward penned a contract with the former Czech champions after few days of trials last week. Muhammed’s transfer is coming on the heels of his impressive showing in helping 36 Lion FC of Lagos to qualify to the Bet9ja Nigeria National Read More

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Ekeji advocates free, fair exercise

September 22, 2018 Blueprint 0

Former Director General of the National Sports Commission, Dr Patrick Ekeji has revealed that he will not root his support for any candidate vying for the position of the NFF President. The election will take place today in Katsina. According to Ekeji, he believes that taking the route of the Vice President’s intervention will be the best possible option for Read More

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ARIAN seeks inputs in new initiative

September 14, 2018 Blueprint 0

The Tier-base recapitalisation introduced in the insurance industry, which deadline was brought forward to October 1, 2018, from January 1, 2019, has generated concerns for the Association of Registered Insurance Agents of Nigeria (ARIAN). The group is therefore, calling on the National Insurance Commission (NAICOM) to extend the deadline and include stakeholders’ input in the new initiative. The President of Read More

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President Weah rewards Super Eagles $2,000-a-man

September 13, 2018 Blueprint 0

Liberian President George Weah has rewarded the Super Eagles with a cash gift of $2,000-a-man for honouring his invitation for a friendly game to retire his No 14 jersey. The 1995 World Footballer of the Year Weah was delighted that Nigeria presented a strong side including several last players from the recent World Cup in Russia for night’s game. “We Read More

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Buhari declares IPI World Congress open, tasks body on fake news

June 22, 2018 Blueprint 0

President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, declared open the 2018 International Press Institute (IPI) World Congress, and stressed the need for journalists worldwide to address the menace of fake news and hate speech for the good of humanity. Speaking during the event, the President said good journalism was panacea for prevalent fake news, disinformation and hate speech. He said the changing media Read More