We Must Review Chinese, Other Loan agreements, Reps Insist

The House of Representatives on Sunday  said  it would review all  loan agreements and conditions signed by the Federal Government. The Vice-Chairman of the House Committee on Aid, Loans and Debt Management, Mr Chris Azubogu,  stated this in an interview with one of our correspondents in Abuja, just as the Lagos Chamber of Commerce andContinue reading “We Must Review Chinese, Other Loan agreements, Reps Insist”

Sallah: FG declares Thursday, Friday public holidays

The Federal Government has declared Thursday, July 30 and Friday, July 31 as public holidays to mark this year’s Eid-el-Kabir. Minister of Interior Rauf Aregbesola announced this in a statement on Tuesday signed by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Interior Georgina Ehuriah. Aregbesola congratulated Muslim faithful and all Nigerians both at home and abroad onContinue reading “Sallah: FG declares Thursday, Friday public holidays”

Nigeria’s Foreign Affairs Minister Geoffrey Onyeama Tests Positive For Covid-19

Nigeria’s Minister for Foreign Affairs Geoffrey Onyeama, has tested Positive for coronavirus. “Did my fourth Covid-19 test yesterday at the first sign of a throat irritation and unfortunately this time it came back positive,” Onyeama tweeted on Sunday afternoon. “That is life! Win some lose some. Heading for isolation in a health facility and prayingContinue reading “Nigeria’s Foreign Affairs Minister Geoffrey Onyeama Tests Positive For Covid-19”

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”