Abdulmumin Jibrin Warns Against Politicisation of Buhari’s Anti-Corruption War

Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Appropriation, Hon. Abdulmumin Jibrin has urged members of the National Assembly to support President Buhari’s anti-corruption war.   The Lawmaker’s reaction in a series of tweets Thursday through his verified twitter handle @AbdulAbmJ? comes shortly after opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) caucus in the national assembly withdrew their support for the government of President Muhammadu Buhari.   The lawmaker wrote, “@AbdulAbmJ “It's within anyone's right to decide not to support the president, but he'll continue to enjoy the total support of majority of us in NASS”.

Paul Akingbola: 3 Things A Baby Can Teach Us

Babies are awesome. They are really cute. They grow into children who through adolescence, grow to become adults. I was once a baby who just like any...

Olawale Rotimi Opeyemi: Nigeria; Crashing Oil Wealth And...

Currently, Nigeria’s economy is faced with venomous challenges- 27 of the 36 states in Nigeria are unable to pay workers’ salaries, the existing infrastructures...

Bade Adebolu: Judgement Scam; Why Okonjo-Iweala Should Not...

Recently, a coalition of anti-corruption civil society bodies petitioned the EFCC that the erstwhile Attorney-General of the Federation, Mr Muhaamed Bello Adoke to account for the sum...

Niyi Akinola: Ekiti And The Federal Government School...

The True Face of Ekiti is a non partisan movement of Ekiti Sons and Daughters seeking to protect the interest of the common Citizens of...

EFCC Traces Three Mansions To Fayose’s Associate

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission( EFCC) has traced three posh houses to an associate of Ekiti State Governor Ayodele Fayose. The houses, one in Abuja...

Reps Ask EFCC, ICPC To Probe Bala, Others Over Land Swap

The House of Representatives yesterday asked the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission (ICPC) to...

Aisha Buhari Gives Fayose 5 Days To Apologize Or Go To Court

Wife of the President, Aisha Buhari has described the statement by Ekiti State Governor Ayo Fayose which fingered her as an accomplice in the famous Halliburton bribery...

EFCC Arraigns Senior Air Force Officer For Allegedly Receiving N40 Million, Landrover Bribe

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Thursday arraigned, AVM Rufus Ojuawo, in an FCT High Court, Apo, for collecting N40 million gift and a Range...

Fresh Militants’ Attack In Ikorodu Communities

Gunmen suspected to be militants were said to have invaded Igbolomu and Ishawo areas in Ikorodu Local Government Area of Lagos State. According to eyewitnesses who...

Police Confirm Attack On Shell Facility In Imo

The police have confirmed an attack on a facility belonging to Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) at Awarra, Ohaji/Egbema Local Government Area of Imo. Andrew Enwerem,...

I’m Being Prosecuted For Old Grievances- Dasuki

Former National Security Adviser (NSA), Col. Mohammed Sambo Dasuki (rtd), has told a federal high court in Abuja that he is being punished by some persons at...

Government May Borrow N165b To Pay Civil Servants

With fast declining revenue, the Federal Government said yesterday it is now faced with the prospect of borrowing to meet the monthly civil service wage bill of...

Nigerians In UK, Europe Express Disappointment With Referendum Result

A cross section of Nigerians in Europe on Friday expressed disappointment over the decision of the UK in a referendum to leave the European Union.

Militants Threaten To Resume Bombing As New Group Emerges

Niger Delta militants have threatened to re­sume hostilities and have alleged that the two weeks ceasefire agree­ment elapsed without any commitment on the part of the Federal...

New Zealand PM Rules Out Ransom For Citizen Abducted In Nigeria

New Zealand Prime Minister, John Key, on Thursday ruled out paying a ransom as a long-held government standing for a New Zealander abducted a day earlier by...

PDP Senate Caucus Withdraws Support For Buhari

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Senate caucus yesterday announced its withdrawal of cooperation with the All Progressives Congress (APC)- led Federal Government. The caucus said the...

Shootout In Maiduguri Government House Over Rice Distribution

There was shootout between policemen and soldiers in Maiduguri Government  House Thursday afternoon when soldiers in a truck attempted to forcefully get a share of the...

FG Suspends Sack Of Resident Doctors, Negotiations Continue

The federal government wednesday suspended the sack of members of the National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) pending the conclusion of the ongoing negotiations on the matter....

Gunmen Kidnap Foreign Contractors In Calabar

At least three Australian citizens and one Australian resident, who were contractors for Lafarge cement company have been kidnapped and their driver killed in Calabar, Australian Prime...

AMCON Shuts Senator Bruce’s Companies Over Debt

The Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria on Thursday morning sealed the Abuja premises of Silverbird Galleria belonging to Senator Ben Murray Bruce. The galleria currently houses...

House Of Reps To Conduct Public Hearing On U.S. Sexual Allegations Against Members

The House of Representatives says it will convene a public hearing as part of its investigations into an alleged sex scandal involving three of its members.

Army Debunks Militants Allegation On Plot To Topple Buhari’s Govt

Authorities of the Nigerian Army have said allegation by a militant group claiming that a coup plot to remove the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari were the...

Boko Haram Fracturing Over Islamic State Ties- U.S. General

A senior U.S. military general on Wednesday said the terrorist group in Nigerian, Boko Haram, had been fractured internally. Lieut.-Gen. Thomas Waldhauser, the nominee to lead...

‘My Sister Died While Pregnant’ – Osas Ighodaro-Ajibade Explains Why She Wants Her Pregnancy To Be Private

On the latest issue of Genevieve magazine, Nollywood actress Osas Ajibade explained how her sister died while she was pregnant which has made her mom very protective...

Kim K And Kanye West Celebrate Their Daughter As She Turns 3

North West was 3 years old yesterday and her proud mum Kim Kardashian shared birthday greetings to her "favourite mermaid" on Instagram. "She...

Bovi Blasts Pastors Who Expect Him To Perform For Free At Church Events

Comedian, Bovi Ugboma has called out pastors requesting for free performances in churches from him. Bovi, who is arguably one of the most gifted Nigerian comedians...

Janet Jackson’s brother Tito Confirms She Does Not Have A Surrogate, She’s Carrying Her Own Baby

Janet's brother Tito Jackson confirmed that his pregnant sister, 50 year old Janet Jackson is actually carrying her own child and isn't using a surrogate like...

Lewis Hamilton Looks Like A Grandpa After Undergoing Stunning Make Up In New Advert

Formula 1 world champion Lewis Hamilton looked like a grandfather with grey hair and wrinkles in an advert to promote 'trusting in instinct and courage' in a...

Red Carpet Photos From The 2016 Tony Awards

Lucy Liu, Lupita Nyong'o and a host of other stunning celebrities arrive at the 2016 Tony Awards red carpet at the Beacon Theatre in New York. More photos below...

Rapper Falz Opens Up On Negative Effects Of Winning AMVCA

Actor, rapper and comedian, Folarin Falana, popularly known as Falzthebahdguy, has opened up on winning the Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards (AMCVA) as Best Actor in a...

Paul Akingbola: 3 Things A Baby Can Teach Us

Babies are awesome. They are really cute. They grow into children who through adolescence, grow to become adults. I was once a baby who just...

Olawale Rotimi Opeyemi: Nigeria; Crashing Oil Wealth And The Urgent Call For Diversification

Currently, Nigeria’s economy is faced with venomous challenges- 27 of the 36 states in Nigeria are unable to pay workers’ salaries, the...

Bade Adebolu: Judgement Scam; Why Okonjo-Iweala Should Not Be Blamed

Recently, a coalition of anti-corruption civil society bodies petitioned the EFCC that the erstwhile Attorney-General of the Federation, Mr Muhaamed Bello Adoke to account for...

Niyi Akinola: Ekiti And The Federal Government School Feeding Program; Where and How Did We Miss the Participation?

The True Face of Ekiti is a non partisan movement of Ekiti Sons and Daughters seeking to protect the interest of the common...

Dr. Kayode Fayemi: Nigeria And South Africa; Forging Bonds of Mutual Prosperity in Mining

  The recent state visit to Nigeria by President Jacob Zuma marked the beginning of a new chapter in relations between Nigeria and South Africa. Both countries have...

Rahaman Onike: The Burden Of Unsolicited SMS/Calls

This  is a commentary which intends to bring into focus the  burden associated with illegal deductions from subscribers' airtime by telecommunication operators.The consequences of the menace  on...

Lanre Shadiya: What Should We Do With The Recovered Loot?

I was thrilled when I saw the publication made by the Buhari administration on the recovered funds. It is about the first time such will...

Sunday Osanyintuyi: Buhari’s Presidency; One Year After and Wailing Wailers Achievements

  Setting out to address a subject of this nature appears a huge task for me with reasons.  I am neither in government nor any party’s card carrying...

Yamai Patrick: Nigeria; 7 Years Of Plenty vs The Great Famine

Since the government announced the deregulation of PMS I have seen different versions of interpretations, some in support, some against the policy and some reflective of the...

Indonesia To Execute 30 Convicts In 2017

Bambang Waluyo, Indonesian Deputy Attorney General, has said government planned to execute 30 death-row convicts in 2017. He disclosed this on Monday in Jakarta during a parliamentary hearing. Waluyo said that...

11 Killed In Istanbul Bomb Attack On Police

A bomb ripped through a Turkish police bus near Istanbul’s historic centre Tuesday, killing seven officers and four civilians in the latest of a string of attacks in Turkey’s...

China Bans Ramadan Fasting In Muslim-Majority Region

China has marked the start of Ramadan with its customary ban on civil servants, students and children in a mainly-Muslim region from taking part in fasting, government websites said...

Kenyan Army Kills 21 Al-Shabaab Terrorists In Somalia

Kenya's army has killed 21 fighters from the Islamist terrorist group al-Shabaab in neighbouring Somalia, a military spokesman said on Wednesday. Army spokesman Col. David Obonyo said in a statement...

Flight MS804: Egypt Hires Foreign Companies To Locate Black Boxes

Egypt hired two foreign companies on Wednesday to help locate the black boxes of Egyptair flight MS804, which crashed into the Mediterranean Sea last week with 66 people on...

THE DIARY OF A PERVERTED CELIBATE (CHAPTER X)

It gets crowded at the Gate of Hell.

THE DIARY OF A PERVERTED CELIBATE (CHAPTER IX) by Japheth J Omojuwa

My tears are flowing like the Brazilian Iguazu falls now but only within me. I felt the path...

THE DIARY OF A PERVERTED CELIBATE VIII by Japheth J Omojuwa

They disappeared just as quickly as they had appeared. I felt like I was sweating but I wasn’t. I couldn’t. I was so afraid. Very afraid . I’d rather...

THE DIARY OF A PERVERTED CELIBATE VII by Japheth J Omojuwa

Now my soul is alone and lonely. My spirit trudges along this darkness of death. A while back my body desired...

THE DIARY OF A PERVERTED CELIBATE VI by Japheth Omojuwa

I decided to open my eyes one last time, to see the object of my desire and death one...