SSA On Diaspora And Foreign Affairs Abike Dabiri Erewa Speaks At House Of Commons

Ssa to the President on Foreign affairs and Diaspora Hon Abike Dabiri Erewa was at the UK parliament on the invitation of MP Kate Osamor, Nigerian born British Parliamentarian ,representing Edmonton and Chair of the All Party Parliamentary group, shadow minister on Women and Equalities. The highly interactive event was well attended by MPs, policy makers, business leaders and Nigerian professionals from all works of life, during which Hon Dabiri articulated the Buhari administration's plans to tackle security, corruption and the economy, among others. Hon Dabiri appealed to the British parliament to strengthen their anti money laundering and banking laws to prevent Britain from...

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 previous attempt...

Maobuye Nangi Obu: Post Amnesty Era- What Happens When...

The current situation in the Niger Delta typifies of a ravaged and mismanaged war economy due to failure of the Nigerian government to fully implement the Presidential...

Omano Edigheji: Nigeria; Petrol Price Increases And The...

The Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) has lost its relevance. For almost twenty years now, it has been more reactive than proactive. It has not been able to develop a...

Richard Tayo: Dino Maleye And Smart Adeyemi The True...

Finding the difference between Senator Smart Adeyemi and Senator Dino Melaye is tantamount to finding the difference between six and half a dozen. I mean how can Senator...

Niger To Hand Over Scores Of Boko Haram Militants To ICC- President Issoufou

The Niger Government has arrested scores of Boko Haram militants and will hand them over to the International Criminal Court (ICC) for trial, President Mahamadou Issoufou, has...

Trump, Johnson Kiss In EU Referendum Mural

A giant mural showing Donald Trump passionately kissing Boris Johnson has appeared on the side of a building in Britain, one month before its referendum on EU...

FG Saves N185bn From IPPIS, Gets Rid Of 65,000 Ghost Workers

The Director-General, Bureau of Public Service Reforms, Dr Joe Abah says the Federal Government has saved over N185 billion since the implementation of the Integrated Payroll...

EFCC Declares Omisore Wanted

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has declared wanted a former Deputy Governor of Osun State, Senator Iyiola Omisore. The EFCC said this on...

Boko Haram: Air Force To Kit Unmanned Vehicles With Weapon Systems

As the Military pushes into the Sambisa Forest enclave of Boko Haram terrorists’, the Nigerian Air Force said on Tuesday that it has intensified efforts to get...

FG Appoints New Prisons’ Boss

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Mr Ahmed Ja’afaru as the new Controller-General of the Nigeria Prisons Service (NPS). This is contained in a...

FG To Begin Cash Transfers To 30% Poor- Uwais

The Special Adviser on Social Investments in the office of the vice president, Maryam Uwais, yesterday said the federal government would soon begin conditional cash...

Court Orders IG To Arrest PDP’s Acting Chairman

A Federal High Court in Lagos has directed the Inspector General of Police, Mr Solomon Arase to arrest anybody who parades ‘himself or herself’ as the  acting...

How Shekau’s Bodyguard Killed Boko Haram’s Chief Bomb Maker

The Nigerian Army monday confirmed the death of Boko Haram’s chief bomb maker and a high-ranking terrorist. This is just as a video was released showing...

Tagging All Herdsmen Criminals Can Split Nigeria – Fulani Group

The Jonde Jam Fulani Youth Association has said there is a conspiracy to tag all Fulani herdsmen across the country as criminals, warning that such a move...

FG Plans Dialogue With Militants To End Pipeline Vandalism – Lai Mohammed, Kachikwu

The Minister for Information and Culture with the Minister of State for Petroleum, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, Monday, said the Federal Government is considering opening a robust dialogue with the...

I’m Not On Exile- Jonathan

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has dismissed a report that he is on exile in Cote d’Ivoire. The report, published yesterday by a national newspaper, claimed that...

Fuel Price To Fall Soon, Says Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Monday assured Nigerians that the price of petrol, which was recently increased from N86.50 to N145 per litre would soon reduce.

Apologise, Refund N10bn Wasted On PDP Convention, APC Tells Wike

Rivers State Governor, Chief Nyesom Wike, has been told to apologise and refund the N10 billion from the State coffers which he wasted on last Saturday’s inconclusive National Convention...

Desmond Tutu’s Daughter Loses Church License After Gay Marriage

Desmond Tutu’s daughter has been forced to give up her duties as a priest in South Africa’s Anglican church after she married a woman, she told AFP...

Borno Emirs Return Home Two Years After Fleeing Boko Haram Insurgency

Two out of the five Borno emirs forced to flee their domain by Boko Haram terrorists, have returned to their palaces. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the...

PDP Suffering From Past Mistakes – Doyin Okupe

Former Special Adviser to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan on Public Affairs, Dr. Doyin Okupe, has stated that the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, is going through crisis because the party failed...

Family Of Electrocuted UNILAG Student Gets N45m Compensation

The family of Oluchi Anekwe, a 300-level student of Accounting in the University of Lagos, who was electrocuted by a live wire on the school premises, has been paid...

FG Saves N220bn Through Integrated Payroll System

The Federal Government on Tuesday said it had recorded a savings of about N220bn since April 2007 when it commenced the implementation of the Integrated Personnel Payroll Information System. A...

Davido’s Baby Mama Reportedly ‘Bounced’ From Imade’s Birthday

Davido threw a grand party to celebrate his beautiful daughter, Imade who turned a year older on the 14th, May, 2016. However, it was learnt that...

Katy Perry Addresses ”Dumb” Selena Gomez & Orlando Bloom ”Conspiracy”

It appears that Selena Gomez has put her stamp of approval on Katy Perry's latest tweet. The pop star

Lamar Odom Spotted Drinking Again!

36-year-old Lamar Odom spotted drinking again! According to TMZ, Lamar was spotted indulging in some Cognac during a shopping trip to the Beverly Center. He was seen...

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...

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...

Maobuye Nangi Obu: Post Amnesty Era- What Happens When This Amnesty Expires? Part 1

The current situation in the Niger Delta typifies of a ravaged and mismanaged war economy due to failure of the Nigerian government to fully implement...

Omano Edigheji: Nigeria; Petrol Price Increases And The Poverty Of The Proposed Strikes By Trade Unions

The Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) has lost its relevance. For almost twenty years now, it has been more reactive than proactive. It has not been able to...

Richard Tayo: Dino Maleye And Smart Adeyemi The True Difference Between Six And Half A Dozen

Finding the difference between Senator Smart Adeyemi and Senator Dino Melaye is tantamount to finding the difference between six and half a dozen. I mean how...

Amir Abdulazeez: The Price of ‘Parochial’ States

It has gradually but finally emerged that more than 20 states in Nigeria are still unable to pay workers’ salaries despite a Federal Government bail-out given to...

Emma Agu: The Mail-on-Line And The New Graaaa—Graaa—Graaaa

In the past few days, a couple of my friends have drawn my attention to what they consider a demystification of President Muhammadu Buhari by a so-called...

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...

UN Announces Establishment Of Global Emergency Education Fund

The UN Special Envoy for Global Education, Mr Gordon Brown, on Monday, announced the establishment of Global Emergency Education Fund for out-of-school children due to conflicts, diseases or natural disasters. Brown,...

Turkish President Threatens Unilateral Actions Against IS Group In Syria

President Recep Erdogan on Thursday has said Turkey is prepared to take unilateral actions against the Islamic State (IS) in Syria to protect its southern border town Kilis from...

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,...

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...