Transforming Nigeria Together:MY THOUGHTS ON THE BIAFRAN AGITATIONS By Sunday Adelaja PART 1

As a Nigerian, I only managed to live in the country for the first 19 years of my life, but the Nigerian factor is so strong that it is not letting me go 30 years later. Even though I have lived in other countries more than I ever lived in Nigeria, yet the connection, the upbringing, the culture, the attachment and the Nigerian embodiment have all been so strong in… Continue Reading

Man to die by hanging over N14,570 robbery

An Ado-Ekiti High Court, yesterday, sentenced one David Olugboyega to death by hanging for armed robbery involving N14,570. Justice John Adeyeye passed the judgment following the confessional statement of the convict and the conclusion of trial by the prosecution. “An accused may be convicted on his own confession alone as long as the court was satisfied. Based on the confessional statement of the accused, the court found him guilty as… Continue Reading

We are dying,pensioners tell Buhari

THE Nigerian Union of Pensioners, South West zone, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to intervene in the case of pensioners in the zone. This was contained in a letter to the president, entitled: “Myriad of problems of Nigerian pensioners and issues of local government pensioners and retired primary school teachers,” made available to the Nigerian Tribune on Tuesday. The letter, which was signed by the South West chairman, Alhaji… Continue Reading

Girlfriend flees as engineer dies in Lagos hotel

There has been anxiety at the Jonaith Hotel and Suites in the Ajah area of Lagos State after a 24-year-old guest, identified as Michael Afeso, was found dead in his room. PUNCH Metro learnt that the deceased’s girlfriend, who had stayed with him on Friday evening, was sighted in the early hours of Saturday. She was, however, said to have fled the hotel before the arrival of policemen from the… Continue Reading

Osun’s federal allocation can’t pay electricity bill —Aregbesola

Osun State Governor, Mr. Rauf Aregbesola, says Osun State received only N55m from the Federation Account for the month of September, 2015. He said the money could not even settle the electricity bill of the government secretariat. The governor said the development was evidence that Nigeria was experiencing an economic meltdown. He, therefore, called on residents of the state to return to agriculture as oil could no longer sustain the… Continue Reading

BUHARI BATTLES WIFE AISHAT OVER INSATIABLE APPETITE FOR POWER

President Muhammadu Buhari is currently facing many battles from different angles. While he’s trying to settle the war ravaging his party, All Progressive Congress, he is also battling to settle down to the real business of governance to give the masses who supported and voted for him the dividends of democracy. Out of all these problems the more that’s weighing him down mostly is how to tame his wife who… Continue Reading

FUNKE AKINDELE’S LAWYERS WRITE LINDA IKEJI: ‘YOU WENT TOO FAR’ *’APOLOGISE TO FUNKE AKINDELE NOW’, LAWYERS TELL LINDA IKEJI

The mangement of star actress, Funke Akindele, has condemned in strong terms the unwarranted posts by blogger, Linda Ikeji, ascribing a harmless picture on the award winning role interpreter’s Instagram’s page to be a mockery of the alleged separation between her colleague, Toyin Aimakhu and her husband, Adeniyi Johnson. While Linda went too far and assumed the role of a mind reader and a judge in her Sunday, January 25,… Continue Reading

DISCOVERING NYERERE CHINENYE ANYIM (The APC Governorship Candidate for Abia State)

DISCOVERING NYERERE CHINENYE ANYIM (The APC Governorship Candidate for Abia State) What I Will Do To Change Abia State: FREE EDUCATION Only a handful of past Nigerian generational leaders identified themselves with the universal notion that education is the foremost answer to the problems of mankind. Some of these leaders, who held positions in governance, intentionally allocated higher public funds to their educational budgets, to open the gates of educational… Continue Reading

I Killed my master because I needed N150,000 for Dubai trip-Motor boy

A look at 32 year-old Sani Saidu , will never pass him for a betrayer, let alone a killer , owing to his quiet disposition and soft way of speaking. But his disposition has only proved to be deceptive after all , as he is currently cooling his heels at the Lagos State Criminal Investigations Department ,SCID, Yaba , Lagos, over a case of alleged murder. The Gombe state born… Continue Reading

What I Know About Boko Haram – Modu Sheriff

Former governor of Borno State, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, has opened up on what he knows about the Boko Haram insurgents currently ravaging states in the northeast and some other parts of the country, while disclosing that only the neighbouring Republic of Chad could help solve the menace. Sheriff, while speaking in a BBC Hausa Service magazine programme (Gane Mini Hanya) yesterday, and monitored by LEADERSHIP Sunday in Abuja, denied… Continue Reading

PROTESTS GALORE TRAIL OBI’S IMPOSITION OF CANDIDATE

Wild spread protests may be trailing the emergence of Willie Obiano as the candidate of APGA in the forthcoming governorship election in Anambra State.  The protests it was discovered stem from his unpopularity and the fact that many people see him as being imposed on them roughshod.   Significantly, different segments of the Anambra polity ranging from aggrieved aspirants, party members, stakeholders and observers drawn from a spectrum of civil… Continue Reading

THE MAN; PATRICK IFEANYI UBAH……. By Nkemjika

Patrick Ifeanyi Ubah was born on the third day of September 1971, to the family of Mr. and Mrs. Alphonsus Ubah of Umuanuka in Otolo, Nnewi, Anambra State.  His parents were teachers by profession.  As teachers and role models, Mr. and Mrs. Alphonsus Ubah instilled in Ifeanyi and his siblings the priceless virtues of honesty, hard work, independence, perseverance, selfless service, the fear of God, and the culture of innovative… Continue Reading

Oando Marketing PLC Expands LPG Range with 50Kg Cylinder, Woos Customers with Free Delivery

Large homes and corporates are in for a good time as Oando Marketing, Nigeria’s leading petroleum products retailer championing switch from unwholesome fuels to Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG), has commenced free delivery on orders for its 50kg cylinders. The 50kg cylinder is the company’s latest LPG offering which include – 3kg and 12.5kg cylinders, as well as bulk order and Pay-As-U-Gas services. According to Julius Elumaro, Head LPG Sales &… Continue Reading

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