Exclusive : Photos from Keep Nigeria Clean Exercise by Creative Hands Initiative

Today, Creative Hands Initiative, an NGO based in Benin City, Edo State, held her second Clean up exercise, tagged “Keep Nigeria Clean, Edo State Phase II”. The NGO led by former SUG Vice President, University of Benin, charged Nigerians on the need to maintain a Clean and healthy Environment. The sanitation exercise is to be […]

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Lagos State Postgraduate Scholarship Award Scheme 2019

The Lagos State Scholarship Board is the agency in charge of scholarship, bursary and other related matters within the state. It grants the Lagos State Postgraduate Scholarship awards to deserving indigenes in various tertiary institutions for full time studies in order to assist these students financially. Before Applying Please Read Applicant must be a Lagos […]

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Adamawa PDP Governor-Elect, Fintiri, Receives Certificate Of Return From INEC

INEC presents certificate of return to Adamawa PDP governorship candidate, Hon. Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri. INEC had earlier announced the Adamawa Governorship Result After Supplementary Elections: Ahmadu Fintiri PDP 376,552 (WINNER) Jibrilla Bindow APC 336, 386 Abdul’Aziz Nyako ADC 113, 237 Fintiri defeated the incumbent APC Governor, Jibrilla Bindow, thus preventing him from going for a […]

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Verdict On Osun Governorship Election Cannot Stand – Aregbesola

Former Osun State Governor Rauf Aregbesola has described the judgment of the Election Petition Tribunal last Friday, which nullified the election of Governor Gboyega Oyetola as very strange and unknown to law. Aregbesola, in a statement by his Media Adviser, Mr. Sola Fasure, said the report of the split judgment came to every watcher of […]

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Nigeria Denied Foreign Loans Over Herdsmen/farmers’ Clashes – Lai Mohammed

Lai Mohammed  while appearing before the House of Representatives’ Committee on Information, National Orientation, Ethics and Values, disclosed that Nigeria is denied foreign loans over herdsmen/farmers’ clashes. According to the Minister of Information and culture, the Federal Government had to engage an international public relations consultant to manage the bad press following the misrepresentation of the […]

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2019 NNPC Recruitment ‘Discriminatory’ As Lawyer Threatens To Drag NNPC To Court

An Abuja-based lawyer, Mr Pelumi Olajengbesi, has threatened to drag the management of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) to court following what he described as “discriminatory” recruitment process. Olajengbesi, in a letter addressed to the Group Managing Director, NNPC, Dr Maikanti Baru, on March 26, vowed to approach the court to ensure protection of […]

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Why We Can’t Suspend Amaechi For Anti-party Activities Like Okorocha – APC

While Nigeria’s ruling party handed an indefinite suspension on Rochas Okorocha for supporting the governorship candidate of another party, it has not applied the same sanction on Rotimi Amaechi for doing something similar. The APC, however, justifies its action, saying the issues of the two officials, though similar, are different. In Imo, Mr Okorocha backed […]

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Mass Demotion Looms In Police Over Alleged Lopsided Promotions

Finally, the Police Service Commission (PSC) is set to wield the axe that will see the pruning of the rank of the Nigeria Police Force. The category of officers to be affected by the impending demotion is those whose promotions were regarded as “lopsided” or “unmeritorious”. Investigations by Daily Independent reveal that the plenary session […]

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No School Enrolment For Children Without Birth Certificate

Governor Rotimi Akeredolu who spoke during the stakeholders’ meeting on birth registration with the theme, “Accelerated Birth Registration,” initiated by his wife, stated that there no school enrolment for children without birth certificate. The Ondo State Governor who further disclosed that birth certificate would be a requirement for children under the age of five to access […]

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Government Insists On MTN Paying $2b Tax Penalty

The Federal Government has insisted that telecommunications firm, MTN, must pay the $2 billion tax penalty slammed on it by the office of the Attorney-General of the Federation. At hearing of the case yesterday, government lawyer, Tijani Gazali, according to Bloomberg, prayed the Lagos High Court to throw out the Johannesburg-based company’s application to stop […]

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