Celebrating Fashola at 57: The ‘BRF Way’ by Hakeem Bello

“BRF is a genius at breaking it down, laying it all out. When he goes on project tours, he stops to ask the artisans and food vendors on the site about how the project has touched or is touching their lives. And that’s what government communications should really be focusing on: telling and showing theContinue reading “Celebrating Fashola at 57: The ‘BRF Way’ by Hakeem Bello”

Breaking: FG Sacks MD Of Transmission Company Of Nigeria

The federal government has removed Usman Gur Mohammed from office as the Managing Director of the Transmission Company of Nigeria. Sule Ahmed Abdulaziz has been appointed as the new TCN boss. Minister of Power, Engr. Sale Mamman revealed this in a Press Release on Tuesday. “As part of continuing measures to reposition and improve theContinue reading “Breaking: FG Sacks MD Of Transmission Company Of Nigeria”

CBN, NNPC To Fund Returnees’ Accommodation, Feeding – FG

The Federal Government has said the Central Bank of Nigeria and the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation have agreed to shoulder the cost of accommodating and feeding evacuees during their 14-day compulsory quarantine. Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, made this known on Monday during the briefing of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19. He saidContinue reading “CBN, NNPC To Fund Returnees’ Accommodation, Feeding – FG”

BREAKING NEWS: Richard Akinjide, Former Justice Minister Is Dead

The Former Minister of Justice in the second Republic, Chief  Richard Akinjide,(SAN), who is the oldest lawyer in Nigeria today has been reported dead, the cause of death still remain sketchy as at the time of filing this reports. Akinjide who was also a former Minister of Education in the Government of Prime Minister Tafawa practicedContinue reading “BREAKING NEWS: Richard Akinjide, Former Justice Minister Is Dead”

MTN Answers Keyamo’s Call, Offers Nigerians 300 Free SMS To Any Network

The call by the Minister of State, Labour, Mr. Festus Keyamo, to telecommunication companies and Pay-TVs in Nigeria to come up with a social safety programme for the masses to ease the Covid-19 pains, has began to yield results with a swift response from one of the telecommunication giants. MTN Nigeria reportedly responded to theContinue reading “MTN Answers Keyamo’s Call, Offers Nigerians 300 Free SMS To Any Network”

BREAKING: Nigeria Announces Second Corona-virus Case

Minister of Health, Osagie Enahire, has confirmed that Nigeria has recorded a second case of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19). Dr Ehanire confirmed this on Monday at a press conference in Benin, Edo State capital. The victim, he said, had contact with the Italian who was the first index case of coronavirus in Nigeria during hisContinue reading “BREAKING: Nigeria Announces Second Corona-virus Case”

HEROS AMONG US – OLUWAFEMI FANI-KAYODE

David Oluwafemi Adewunmi Abdulateef Fani-Kayode (born 16 October 1960) is a Nigerian politician, essayist, poet and lawyer. He was a member of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). He was with the opposition’s All Progressive Congress (APC) until June 2014 when he returned to the ruling Peoples Democratic Party. Although his family lineage originates fromContinue reading “HEROS AMONG US – OLUWAFEMI FANI-KAYODE”

Nigerian Born British Politician, Kemi Badenoch Wins Election

British Minister for Children and Families, Kemi Badenoch has been re-elected as a Member of the UK parliament. The Nigerian-born politician represents the Saffron Walden constituency in the parliament. Badenoch who contested on the platform of the Conservatives made the announcement via her official Twitter handle. “I’m grateful to the nearly 40,000 people who putContinue reading “Nigerian Born British Politician, Kemi Badenoch Wins Election”

NEWS IN A FLASH – FG Set To Legislate Against Open Defecation

The Federal Government on Friday said it was set to create legislation to punish individuals who indiscriminately defecate in the open. It said an Executive Order shall be signed in that effect by President Muhammadu Buhari soon to help reduce significantly or completely eradicate cases of open defecation in Nigeria. The Minister of Water Resources,Continue reading “NEWS IN A FLASH – FG Set To Legislate Against Open Defecation”

Jack Ma – Co-founder Of Alibaba Group To Visit Nigeria

Nigeria’s Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment will host its first-ever Digital Economy Summit with the theme, “Leveraging Digital Economy for Trade & Investment, “at the Statehouse Banquet Hall, Abuja, on Thursday and Friday, November 14 – 15, 2019. This is in line with the Buhari administration’s drive to diversify the economy and lift 100Continue reading “Jack Ma – Co-founder Of Alibaba Group To Visit Nigeria”