President Buhari Finally Signs 2016 Budget Into Law

President Muhammadu Buhari has on Friday, finally signed the 2016 appropriation bill into law. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Chairmen of the National Assembly Appropriation Committees were present at the signing in ceremony which held at the presidential villa. This development is coming few hours after the National Assembly submitted a corrected copy of the budget to the President. In April, NASS transmitted details of the budget to the president after it had passed the bill on March 23. But the president returned the document to the national assembly on the grounds that there were “grey areas” in it that needed to be sorted out. The legislature...

Reuben Abati: May Day, Tiwa Savage, Her Husband And Nigeria

“Ol’boy, man don see something oh.”  “Wetin you see?” “My eyes don see something. My ears don hear, and my mouth sef, I for talk something join.” 

Rahaman Onike: Saraki And His Running Battle

The latest disclosure by the embattled senate president, Dr. Bukola Saraki that his current travail was a price he has to pay for opposing muslim-muslim ticket when APC as...

Olawale Rotimi: Violence in Nigeria; Causes, Effects And...

Violence in Nigeria in its various forms has evolved over the decades; from use of traditional weapons, charms and hamlets, violence in Nigeria has taken sophisticated...

FCTA Set To Provide Land For Low Income Houses

The Minister of FCT, Malam Muhammad Bello, on Thursday said the administration would partner with Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN) to develop houses for low-income workers in the...

AEDC Decries Vandalism Of Electrical Installations

The Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC) has identified vandalism of electrical installation, non-payment of electricity bills as challenges in the distribution of electricity to its customers. Its Regional Manager, Mrs Hauwa Mohammad, said...

Sheriff, Others Must Go – PDP Northern Elders

A group known as Peoples Democratic Party Northern Elders, has...

Ghost Workers: Yobe To Save N2bn – Gaidam

The Yobe Government on Thursday projected that it would save over N2 billion at the end of the on-going local government staff verification exercise in the state. The Governor, Alhaji...

Protesters Set 17 Schools Ablaze In South Africa

South African protesters torched 17 government schools during violent protests against the redrawing of municipal boundaries ahead of local elections this year, police and education officials said Thursday. The protests...

Cross River Sea Port Construction To Begin In Three Months – Ayade

The Cross River State Governor, Prof. Ben Ayade, on Thursday disclosed that the construction of the state deep sea port would commence in three or four months. Ayade said this...

Herdsmen Killing: SERAP Sues FG At ECOWAS Court

The Registered Trustees of the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project have urged the Economic Community of West African States Court in Abuja to hold the Federal Government responsible for...

Saraki Shuts Senate For One Week Over PDP Congresses

  Senate President, Bukola Saraki, on Thursday, adjourned plenary for one week to...

Ogbeh Harps On Imported Grass To Feed Cows

The Minister of Agriculture, Chief Audu Ogbeh, on Thursday said the importation and cultivation of good and nutritious grass will put a stop to the clashes between herdsmen and...

PDP Ready For LG Congress In Kaduna State – Gaiya

The Kaduna State Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr Abubakar Gaiya, on Thursday said that the party had concluded arrangements for ‘’a successful local government congress’’. Gaiya told...

Minister Seeks Review Of Business Laws To Boost Investment

The Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Dr Okey Enelamah, has urged the National Assembly to review some of the existing business laws to provide the enabling environment to...

Army Headquarters Garrison Holds Route March Friday

The Army Headquarters Garrison will on Friday hold its Route March for officers and soldiers serving in the FCT, for May. This is contained in a statement issued by the...

Court Fixes May 19 For Hearing Of Tompolo’s Fundamental Rights Suit

A Federal High Court in Lagos on Wednesday, fixed May 19 for the hearing of a suit by a former Niger Delta militant, Government Ekpemupolo aka Tompolo, seeking enforcement...

Presidency Has Clear Direction On Food Production – Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo said on Wednesday in Abuja that the Buhari presidency had a clear idea on how to execute its agricultural policy to achieve self-sufficiency in food...

Mimiko Urges South West PDP Leaders To Embrace Peace

Gov. Olusegun Mimiko of Ondo State has appealed to leaders of the People Democratic Party (PDP) in South West to embrace peace to enable the party move forward. The governor...

Nigeria Will Comply With ICJ Judgement On Bakassi – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday assured that Nigeria would abide by the International Court of Justice (ICJ) judgment on Bakassi Peninsula. Buhari spoke at a joint interactive he held with...

Gov. Ahmed Calls For National Summit On Education

Gov. Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara has called for a national summit on how to reform education at the primary, secondary and tertiary levels. The governor made the call when he...

Electoral Act Amendment Bill Passes Second Reading

The Bill to amend the Electoral Act to cover the lacuna associated with death of a candidate in an election before the conclusion of polling passed second reading in...

Farmers, Herdsmen Clashes: Northern Senators Warn Against Inciting Comments

Northern Senators Forum in the 8th National Assembly on Wednesday, urged community leaders to eschew inflammatory comments over herdsmen and farmers clashes, saying such could heat up the polity. Briefing...

Tuface Idibia To Be Conferred With A Honorary Degree By Igbinedion University

Singer, 2face Idibia will on May 10th by conferred with a honorary degree by the management of Igbinedion University, Edo state. Tuface announced this on his Instagram page. He...

Liam Hemsworth Takes Miley Cyrus To Lunch With His Parents

Miley Cyrus was pictured spending some quality time with boyfriend Liam Hemsworth & his family. The couple was seen walking together as they arrived to meet with...

Prince’s Sister Tyka ‘Walks Out Of Meeting As Family Gather To Discuss Estate’

Prince's sister Tyka reportedly stormed out of a meeting as the family gathered to discuss the late singer's £200million estate. Prince passed away last week without a...

AFRIMA Mourns Papa Wemba

The International Committee of the All Africa Music Awards, AFRIMA, in partnership with the African Union Commission, AU, mourns the...

Oby Ezekwesili Shares Beautiful Throwback Photos As She Celebrates Her Birthday

Former Minister of Education, Oby Ezekwesili, shared these throwback photos of herself on her twitter handle to celebrate her 53rd birthday today. The photos were taken when...

Nick Gordon Reveals Bobbi Kristina Suffered A Couple Of Miscarriages Before Her Death

Nick Gordon has revealed Bobbi Kristina Brown suffered a "couple of miscarriages" before her death. The 25-year-old star says he and the aspiring actress - who tragically...

View Amazing Picture Of Beyonce And Blue Ivy

Picture taken at Formation Rehearsals...

Reuben Abati: May Day, Tiwa Savage, Her Husband And Nigeria

“Ol’boy, man don see something oh.”  “Wetin you see?” “My eyes don see something. My ears don hear, and my mouth sef, I for talk...

Rahaman Onike: Saraki And His Running Battle

The latest disclosure by the embattled senate president, Dr. Bukola Saraki that his current travail was a price he has to pay for opposing muslim-muslim ticket when...

Olawale Rotimi: Violence in Nigeria; Causes, Effects And Solutions

Violence in Nigeria in its various forms has evolved over the decades; from use of traditional weapons, charms and hamlets, violence in Nigeria has...

Gimba Kakanda: Boko Haram; The End Of A Conspiracy?

If the past administration took the Boko Haram for granted, making the disaster a justification for grand treasury theft and even failing to correct perception...

Jamilu Mabai?: Gov. Masari Media Chat, Town Hall Meeting & The Reality

It was rather a surprise to see for the 1st time our elected governor taking the bold step to changing the face of leadership...

Reuben Abati: The Senate, CCT And The Politics Of Saraki’s Trial

The present Senate serving the Nigerian people runs the risk of being remembered as the worst since 1999.  Public Relations Consultants and media officials of this particular...

Olalekan Waheed Adigun: Femi Aribisala; Time To Recover From a Trauma!

It is now over a year since Nigerians made history proving to the world again that peaceful transition was, in fact, possible in Africa. The election having...

Uzoigwe, Chimezie Daniel: Why Africa Must Not Get Stuck With Fossil Fuels

Modern, efficient and affordable energy services are among the essential ingredients of economic development, including the attainment of zero poverty as recognised in the United Nations...

Protesters Set 17 Schools Ablaze In South Africa

South African protesters torched 17 government schools during violent protests against the redrawing of municipal boundaries ahead of local elections this year, police and education officials said Thursday. The protests...

European Commission Proposes Granting Kosovo Visa-free Access To EU Countries

European Union Home Affairs Commissioner, Dimitris Avramopoulos said on Wednesday that the European Commission has proposed to grant citizens of Kosovo visa-free access to EU countries. He said that five...

India Launches 7th Navigational Satellite Into Orbit

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Thursday put its seventh satellite India Regional Navigation Satellite System (IRNSS)-1G into the orbit, officials said. ``April 28, 2016: PSLV-C33 successfully launches IRNSS-1G,...

DR Congo, Uganda Launch Demarcation Of Their Common Border

Democratic Republic of Congo (DR Congo) and Uganda on Thursday, launched a joint demarcation of their common border in the eastern part of DR Congo. Several leaders from both countries,...

Russia Delivers Humanitarian Aid To Syria

Col. Igor Borodin, a Representative of a Russian Humanitarian Centre in Syria, said Russia has sent 2.5 tons of humanitarian aid including 700 kg of bread to Homs province...

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...