Hameed Ali Sent Back Home By Senate + Other Top Stories In The NEWS Today!

In Case You Missed It: Omojuwa.Com brings you a recap of top stories in the NEWS today 16th of March, 2017.


Save Nigeria From Collapse And Communicate Directly, El-Rufai Calls On President Buhari

Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to rise up to the challenge of leadership and save the Nigerian nation from collapse.

Hameed Ali arrives at the Senate — In white native attire and white cap

Hameed Ali, comptroller general  of the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS), has arrived at the national assembly complex, but not in customs uniform as requested by the senate.

Senate sends Hameed Ali away, asks him to come back in Customs uniform

The Senate has driven away the Comptroller-General of the Nigerian Customs Service, Hameed Ali, after he appeared before the lawmakers in mufti.

I’m not mandated by any law to wear uniform as Customs boss – Hameed Ali

The Comptroller-general of the Nigeria Customs Service Hameed Ali has told the Senate that there was no law that required him to wear uniform as Customs boss.

Ahmad Ahmad Defeats Issa Hayatou to Emerge CAF President.

Ahmad Ahmad from Madagascar is the new CAF President After Defeating Issa Hayatou in the Caf General Elections.

Bash Ali Storms Sports Ministry With Boxing Gloves, Demands To See Dalung (VIDEO)

A video footage has emerged showing how Ex-boxing weight champion, Bash Ali, was prevented from seeing Nigeria’s sports Minister, Solomon Dalung, after he was given an appointment at the Federal Secretariat Complex in Abuja yesterday.

NAFDAC reacts to court ruling declaring Fanta, Sprite poisonous with Vitamin C

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC, has filed an appeal and a motion to stay execution of a judgement on Sprite and Fanta soft drinks.

CAF Presidency: Watch Ahmad Ahmad’s Celebration After Defeating Hayatou (VIDEO)

Madagascar is currently in happy mood in celebration of victory of new CAF President, Ahmad Ahmad.

Lagos generated N300Bn as IGR in one year, higher than 33 states combined – NEITI

The internally generated revenue (IGR) of Lagos state rose by approximately N33 billion from 2015 to 2016, beating 33 states put together.

FG cuts fertilizer price by half

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the payment of the outstanding N22bn that is meant for dealers of agricultural inputs, popularly known as agro-dealers, in order to ensure the seamless distribution of fertilisers at an approved rate of N5,500 for 50kg.

Magu rejected by senate because he’s just too good for the job – Sagay

The senate refused to confirm Ibrahim Magu as substantive chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) because of his consistency in the war against corruption, says Itse Sagay, senior advocate of Nigeria (SAN).

Court sends ex-NNPC boss, Andrew Yakubu to Kuje Prison

The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has ordered that Ex-NNPC boss, Andrew Yakubu, be remanded in Kuje prison pending the determination of his bail application on March 21.

Nigerian Army Lieutenant Killed In Boko Haram Attack

A security source in Maiduguri says Boko Haram terrorists have killed a Nigerian army Lieutenant in an attack in Magumeri town in Magumeri Local Government Area of Borno State on Wednesday evening.

Letter bomb explodes at IMF Headquarters

A letter bomb has detonated at the offices of the International Monetary Fund in the centre of Paris.

DND: Any telecoms company that defaults will pay N5m fine per complaint – NCC

Any telecoms service provider that defaults by sending unsolicited SMS or makes unsolicited calls to subscribers after they must have activated the DND – Do Not Disturb feature is liable to pay 5 million Naira as fine per complaints.

Osabuohien Sarah, diagnosed with Colorectal Cancer calls on Nigerians for help

Osabuohien Sarah is 25 years old and has been diagnosed with Colorectal Cancer.

Nigerian army detains six soldiers for allegedly brutalising woman

A fresh case of soldiers’ brutality against a female Nigerian citizen is being investigated, the Nigerian army has said.

I Want To Be A Yoruba Actress – Olajumoke Orisaguna

Popular Agege Bread seller turned Model, Olajumoke Orisaguna has disclosed that she wants to go into acting.

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