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...

Lagos Govt. Inaugurates N457.3m Mosan Okunola Waterworks

The Lagos Water Corporation (LWC) said on Wednesday that it had inaugurated N457.3 million Mosan Okunola mini water works, located at Abesan, Alimosho Local Government Area. This is contained in...

INEC To Conduct Bye-Elections In Nasarawa, Kwara On May 28

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it has fixed May 28 for the conduct of bye-elections in Nasarawa and Kwara. This is contained in the commission's daily bulletin issued...

Kaduna Anti-Cattle Rustling Team Recovers 59,515 Animals, Arrests 59 Kidnappers

The special anti cattle rustling team set up by the Kaduna State Government about a year ago has recovered 59, 515 animals in various part of the state, the...

FG Appoints New CEOs Of 6 Information Agencies

The Federal Government on Wednesday appointed the Chief Executive Officers (CEOs) of six parastatal agencies under the Ministry of Information and Culture. The appointments were announced in Abuja on Wednesday...

UK, Australia Deport 40 Nigerians For Various Offences

The United Kingdom and Australia on Wednesday jointly deported 40 Nigerians alleged to have committed various offences in both countries. The deportees comprising 33 males and 7 females arrived at...

N400m Scam: Metuh’s No Case Submission Fails At Appeal Court

The Court of Appeal on Wednesday in Abuja upheld Federal High Court's ruling which dismissed Olisa Metuh's no case submission. Metuh, a National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party...

INEC Wants SIECS To Adopt Technology In Elections

Chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, has advised states’ Independent Electoral Commissions to emulate the commission in the deployment of technology for conduct of elections. Yakubu...

FG Begins Process Of Appointing Ambassadors– Onyeama

The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr Geoffrey Onyeama, yesterday  said the Federal Government had begun the process of appointing a new set of ambassadors to represent Nigeria...

Power: We Are In Very Bad Situation– Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says Nigeria is facing a very dire situation on power supply. He was speaking in Lusaka, Zambia, yesterday at the commencement of...

Kaduna To Install CCTV Cameras To Fight Crime

The Kaduna State Government is to install closed circuit television (CCTV) cameras across the state to fight crime. Coordinator of the state security outfit,...

43,000 Ghost Workers Uncovered In Nigerian Security Agencies

The Head of the Continuous Audit team of the Federal Government, Mohammed Dikwa, on Tuesday said N50 billion was saved so far through the audit of security...

Court Rejects Metuh’s Request To Travel Abroad For Treatment

A Federal High Court in Abuja on Wednesday dismissed an application by the National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, Mr. Olisa Metuh, asking for the...

Nigerian Genital Cutters Give Conditions For Ending Female Genital Mutilation

The Circumcision Descendants Association of Nigeria have advocated the provision of alternative means of livelihood for their members as a way of curbing Female Genital Mutilation practice...

Buy From Street Hawkers, Go To Jail– Kaduna Govt

The Kaduna state government has enacted a law that makes it a criminal offence for any person that buys from a street hawker, making both the hawker...

Court Jails Man For Stealing N3,060

A Lugbe Grade 1 Area Court on Wednesday sentenced a 22-year-old businessman, Kingsley Okoh, to three months imprisonment for stealing N3, 060. The Judge, Mr Garba...

FG Confirms Six States Hit By ‘Tomato Ebola’

The federal government on Tuesday confirmed the six states hit by a pest called the Tomato Leaf Miner or Tuta absoluta, commonly referred to as ‘Tomato Ebola.’

World Leaders Gather In Japan Ahead Of G7

US President Barack Obama arrived in Japan on Wednesday for a Group of Seven summit, kicking off a historic visit that will also take him to the...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...