FG Slams Economist Magazine Report On “Change Begins With Me” Campaign

The Nigerian government has slammed United Kingdom-based magazine, The Economist, over its report on the government’s anti-indiscipline campaign: Change Begins With Me. President Muhammadu Buhari launched the campaign on September 8, calling on citizens to imbibe new values and change attitudinally before demanding the “change” which he had promised. But in a report titled: ”Nigeria’s war against indiscipline, Behave or be whipped” – on September 24, The Economist blistered the new campaign. Locally, the campaign had met with criticisms that – the idea was not original; Mr. Buhari plagiarized parts of his speech during the launch; and that the President was trying to shift burden of “change” promise. Days after the magazine’s critical...

Education Reforms: How a Nigerian State is Blazing the Trail

Kaduna State is reputed as having the third oldest University in Nigeria and the only Aviation Technology Institute in West Africa. This is in addition to the fact that...

Blackberry To End Making Smartphones As Revenue Slumps

BlackBerry Ltd posted a 31.8 percent fall in second-quarter revenue and it said it would end all internal hardware development, including its well known smartphones. The Waterloo,...

3 People You Should Never Take Relationship Advice From...

1. Anyone who is angry and bitter Was your best friend a jilted bride or a groom who was stood up at the altar? Don’t ask friends or...

The 1 Thing Happy Couples Do Every Day

Happy couples communicate with each other. Constant communication seems so obvious, but it can easily slip through the cracks. In order to keep your relationship healthy and happy,...

Jibrin warns House against suspension

Erstwhile chairman of the House of Representatives Appropriation Committee, Abdulmumin Jibrin, Tuesday expressed deep apprehension over his imminent suspension from the House that may follow the outcome of the...

FG Slams Economist Magazine Report On “Change Begins With Me” Campaign

The Nigerian government has slammed United Kingdom-based magazine, The Economist, over its report on the government’s anti-indiscipline campaign: Change Begins With Me. President Muhammadu Buhari launched...

Kaduna Pilgrim Wins Qur’anic Recitation Competition In Saudi Arabia

The award-winning candidate of Maltina National Qur’anic Recitation Competition, Malam AbdurRahman Ahmad Salis has has again won laurels for Nigeria in Saudi Arabia, in a Competition that...

#EdoDecides: Etsako, Esan & Ikpoba Results

Etsako West (AUCHI) Ward 2, Unit 1 PDP 94 APC 176, ACPN 5 Ward 11, unit 11 APC 239 PDP 54 Invalid 470 Esan West Unit...

Nigeria Already Getting Out Of Recession– Minister

Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, the Minister of Finance, on Wednesday said that the nation was already getting out of recession, saying the Federal Government had taken steps that...

#EdoDecides: APC Chairman Loses Ward

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), John Oyegun, has lost his ward, Oredo ward 2 unit 2, in today’s election. The result in...

My Suspension Cannot Stand- Jibrin

Former House of Representatives Appropriations Committee Chairman, Abdulmumin Jibrin, who was suspended from the parliament for 180 legislative days has said the action was flawed and would...

#EdoDecides: INEC Denies Allegation Of Ballot Box Snatching, Gunshots

The Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) has denied report of ballot box snatching and gunshots in some polling centres during the Edo governorship election on Wednesday. Gov....

#EdoDecides: Obaseki Wins At His Polling Unit

 All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate in the Edo state governorship election, Godwin Obaseki, has won in his Ward 4, unit 19 by polling 160 votes against...

#EdoDecides: Contrary To Reports El-Rufai Did Not Visit Edo State Today – Aide

Malam Nasir El-Rufai did not visit Edo State today, Wednesday, 28 September 2016. Contrary to the fiction peddled by one of the candidates...

BlackBerry To Stop Production Of Phones

Canadian company shifts focus to software having struggled to compete as...

Angry Brother Allegedly Beheads Man who Raped his Sister …and Takes the Head To the Police Station!

According to the Thai online user who posted the photos on September 25th, a man allegedly killed and beheaded his sister's alleged rapist...and went to report...

Governor El-Rufai wants cut in cost of governance

Kaduna State Governor Nasir El-Rufai has kicked against the call by the National Council of State (NEC) as well as some senior government officials, including Africa’s richest man, Alhaji...

Hon. Jibrin Suspended From House of Reps

Whistle-blower lawmaker, Hon. Abdulmumin Jibrin, has been suspended by the House of Representatives.   The lawmaker from Kano at the centre of the unfolding budget padding scandal was on Wednesday...

Nigeria electricity challenge man-made – Fashola

Former governor of Lagos State and Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Raji Fashola, said, yesterday, that Nigeria’s electricity problem is man-made. Fashola, who spoke at the maiden edition...

Aero Airline Staff Protest at MMIA, Lagos

This is according to an eye witness account. Aero staffs were seen protesting over non payment of salaries for over 6 months and also they were been suspended by...

Kwara State suspends plan to raise N20 billion for infrastructure

Following the launching of the Kwara State Infrastructure Development Fund IFK, the state government says it has suspended plans to raise a N20b bond from the capital market for...

Kaduna Pursues Affordable Healthcare Through Contributory Scheme

A scheme to guarantee universal access to basic healthcare is to be introduced in Kaduna State. The state government is already providing free health services for pregnant...

Video: Olamide – Owo Blow

Multi-talented artiste Olamide, whom become well known for his hit back to back since 2009 till date, Baddosneh turns up for all the dancers out there with the brand...

Video: Olamide – Owo Blow

Multi-talented artiste Olamide, whom become well known for his hit back to back since 2009 till date, Baddosneh turns up for all the dancers out there with the brand...

Sad! DJ Midas is Dead

Popular Disc jockeys in Ebute Metta, Ibadan Street, Lagos DJ Midas is dead! Sources said DJ Midas, whose real name is Michael Adedoyin, died after a...

Mary J. Blige Asks Judge’ To Rule Prenup With Ex Husband As Valid’

Singer Mary J. Blige is determined to make her estranged husband abide by a prenuptial agreement she insists is solid. The 45-year-old filed for divorce from Martin...

See the £3.9 Billion Theme Park Built by China’s Richest Man to Compete With Disney

China's richest man Wang Jianlin, worth £23 billion, opened his second theme park on September 24 in the country in a bid to compete with Disney. Wang Jianlin, chairman...

Kevin Hart Tops Forbes’ ‘Highest-Paid Comedians’ List With $87.5 Million

Jerry Seinfeld is no longer the most paid funnyman in the comedy business. Now, that honor belongs to Kevin Hart. The Philadelphia native...

Adele Cracks 10 Million US Sales Once Again

Adele’s “25” has topped 10 million sales in the United States, her second album to cross the threshold as the English singer cements her status as the...

You Need To Watch This Dance Battle Between Trump & Clinton

Seems like the US presidential debate extended to a dance battle between Donald Trump and Hilary Clinton. Well not the real duo, but the dancers represented each...

Education Reforms: How a Nigerian State is Blazing the Trail

Kaduna State is reputed as having the third oldest University in Nigeria and the only Aviation Technology Institute in West Africa. This is in addition to the...

Blackberry To End Making Smartphones As Revenue Slumps

BlackBerry Ltd posted a 31.8 percent fall in second-quarter revenue and it said it would end all internal hardware development, including its well known smartphones.

3 People You Should Never Take Relationship Advice From (MUST READ)

1. Anyone who is angry and bitter Was your best friend a jilted bride or a groom who was stood up at the altar? Don’t ask...

The 1 Thing Happy Couples Do Every Day

Happy couples communicate with each other. Constant communication seems so obvious, but it can easily slip through the cracks. In order to keep your relationship healthy...

The Compliment Your Partner LOVES To Hear, Based On Their Zodiac

Aries (March 21-April 19) Independent Aries tends to be self-involved, and their adventurous streak contributes to their constant impulsiveness. They prefer situations where they have control....

6 Common Sex Myths You Really Need To Stop Believing

Guys with big feet have big penises I’m sure we’ve all heard some derivation of this (hands? height?), but the truth is there really isn’t any...

The Partisans’ Portrayals of the Critic as a Hater, By Gimba Kakanda

Perhaps it's sub-clinical, but partisanship as exhibited by Nigerians appears to be no more than just uncritical loyalty to a political...

NDDC Scholarship: The Typification Of Nigeria’s Chaotic Downtrend

The Niger Delta Development Commission in May, 2016 called for a Computer Based Test of all intending scholars by text message who...

Are You An Introvert? Read Why Being An Introvert Is Actually The Biggest Blessing

Society doesn't want you to be alone. If you're alone, that means you're too shy. If you're alone, that means you don't have enough friends. If...

World Leaders To Attend Shimon Peres’ Funeral

A long list of world leaders will attend the funeral of former Israeli prime minister and president Shimon Peres, who died on Wednesday at 93.

Hijab Wearing Muslim Woman To Appear On Playboy Magazine

A Muslim-American journalist Noor Tagouri will appear in Playboy magazine's October issue wearing a hijab, a decision that has elicited praise in some quarters and provoked condemnation...

Those Bombing #Aleppo ‘Must Answer To God’- Pope

Pope Francis has decried the bombing of Aleppo in Syria, saying those responsible for killing civilians will have to answer to God. Speaking at his...

US Police Kills Mentally Ill Unarmed Black Man

Police in the California city of San Diego shot and killed a mentally ill, unarmed black man after his sister called the department for assistance. Police...

32,000 Arrested In Turkey For Gulen Links

The Turkish Justice Department says it has arrested 32,000 people for suspected links to opposition leader Fethullah Gulen, whose extradition from the US has been a top...

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...