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Nigeria’s Power Output Climbs 4,000 MW – Fashola

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has disclosed that power generation in Nigeria has stepped up to 4,000 megawatts in the last two weeks. Fashola made the disclosure on Saturday in Benin while inspecting ongoing work at the Aduwawa axis of the Benin-Lokoja highway. He said the major challenge facing the power sector was shortage of gas ...

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TB Joshua Speaks On President Buhari’s Health, Naira To Hit 650/US1$

Prophet T.B. Joshua in a new prophecies to his congregation at The Synagogue Church Of All Nations (SCOAN) called for prayer for President Muhammadu Buhari’s health. Prophet Joshua on Sunday said: “I have some burning issues which I want to share with you,” Joshua began before breaking his silence on the tensions currently engulfing Nigeria in the wake of Buhari’s ...

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“We Will Tell Buhari To Speak With Nigerians” – Presidency

• Hold Buhari responsible for APC campaign promises THE Presidency has promised to get President Muhammadu Buhari, who is on indefinite vacation in London, to speak to Nigerians to douse welling controversies and disquiet in the country over his health status and well-being. Presidential spokesman, Garba Shehu, who disclosed this in Abuja on the sidelines of an interactive session with ...

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Seven Governors Linked With N19b Bank Account

• EFCC tracks N388.3b London-Paris Club refunds • Consultants ‘got 2%’ • Governors ‘shared 3%’ Seven governors have questions to answer in the alleged diversion of part of the N388.304billion London-Paris Club refunds into two accounts opened by the Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF), The Nation has learnt. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has uncovered N19billion in one of ...

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“Buhari Will Die In Office, Osinbajo Will Rule In His Stead” – Prophet Chukwudi

Buhari, Trump and Ghana President in trouble as prophet releases deadly prophecy. 20/2/2017 Prophet Emmanuel Chukwudi of King of Kings Deliverance Church, Mgbo Court, Ohaukwu local government area of Ebonyi state, has made startling revelations concerning the future of governance in the United States, Nigeria and Ghana.  Prophet Chukwudi told reporters that the former president of the US, Barack Obama, ...

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Nigeria Now Second Largest Producer Of Rice In The World – Presidency 

The Presidency has said that “Nigeria has achieved the status of second largest producer of rice in the world.” This disclosure was made by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, in Abuja at the weekend at a special interactive session with the youths organized by Citizens Support for Good Governance in Nigeria ...

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JAMB 2017 Examinations To Hold In May

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) have announced that the 2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) will hold in May 2017. This was made known by the JAMB spokesperson, Fabian Benjamin, through the Board’s Twitter handle @jambhq According to him, actual dates will be announced soon. He also advised candidates to beware of false dates and fraudsters. “2017 UTME ...

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Sheriff as PDP Chairman, Rap€ on democracy – Fayose

The chairman of the Governors Forum of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described the Appeal Court, Port Harcourt judgement reinstating Sen. Ali Modu Sheriff as National Chairman of the party, as a `rape on democracy’. Ayo Fayose, who is also Ekiti State Governor, made the remark in Abuja on Friday while reacting to the outcome of the judgement.  According ...

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“We Are No Longer Comfortable Being Part Of Nigeria” – Igbo Leaders

Ohaneze Ndigbo has declared that the people of the South East are no longer comfortable being part of Nigeria due to their perceived marginalisation by the present Federal Government. Addressing Igbo leaders during an interactive forum in Lagos, the President-General of the socio-political Igbo organisation, Nnia Nwodo, lamented that nobody from the South East was heading any security agency in ...

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Defamation Lawsuit: Court Frees Bill Cosby

Bill Cosby won a legal battle against one of his accusers Thursday, an event so rare lately that he tweeted about his legal woes for the first time since December 2015. A federal judge in Massachusetts dismissed a defamation lawsuit filed against Cosby by accuser Katherine McKee, ruling that she had no legal basis to claim the comedian defamed her ...

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Osinbajo’s Absence Stalls Inauguration Of Dome In Ondo

Governor Olusegun Mimiko of Ondo State, on Friday in Akure, postponed till Monday, the inauguration of the International Event Centre due to the absence of Acting President Yemi Osinbajo. Osinbajo was expected to inaugurate another of Mimiko’s project, the International Event Centre, also known as the Dome.  Journalists report that a large number of people had converged at the event ...

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Buhari Undergoes P£nis Surgery

Nine-month-old Buhari Muhammad, whose genital was cut off by his step-mother, has undergone first corrective surgery at the Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Bida, Niger. Mrs Mariam Kolo, the Director-General of the state Child Rights Protection Agency, made this known in an interview with newsmen in Minna on Friday. Kolo told journalists that the surgery was part of the series of ...

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I Will Roll Out New Travel Ban Next Week, Says Trump

President Donald Trump says his administration will be rolling out a new set of immigration order on travels and refugees next week to replace the controversial one blocked by the courts. Trump, who made the announcement during a televised press conference on Thursday, pledged to keep Americans safe in line with his campaign promise. “Our administration is working day and ...

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Judge Orders Final Forfeiture Of N34 Billion Linked To Diezani Alison-Madueke

BREAKING: Judge orders final forfeiture of N34 billion linked to Diezani Alison-Madueke A federal court in Lagos has ordered the final forfeiture of N23.4 billion, N9.08 billion, and $5 million (about N34 billion in total) linked to former petroleum minister, Diezani Alison-Madueke. Justice Muslim Hassan, who had issued an interim forfeiture order on the funds on January 6, on Thursday ...

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FG Bans Open Registration Of SIM Cards

It is now illegal for telecom operators or their representatives to do registration of SIM cards in an open or ‘’uncontrolled environment’’, an official has said. The Head of Enforcement Unit at the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Salisu Abdu disclosed this yesterday while speaking with journalists after three persons found registering SIM cards in open places were arrested in Abuja. ...

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UTME 2017: 8 Latest Updates Candidates Should Know

We hereby announce eight ( latest updates from JAMB regarding the forthcoming UTME 2017 for all candidates wishing to sit for this years Unified Tertiary Examination Examination for admission into Universities, Polytechnics and Colleges of Education in Nigeria. While many are gearing up to complete registration for UTME 2017 and prepare academically for the examinations, here are some vital updates they ...

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“11 Proofs That Show Recession Is Almost Over” – FG

The federal government has given 11 reasons why it believes that the economy is on its way out of recession that has rocked the nation for almost a year. The government described the reasons as proofs in a report contained in Issue 23 of Aso Villa’s Newsletter titled: ‘Government at Work’ The reasons stated in the report are summarized as ...

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Presidency, Senate To Clash Over Magu Again

The Presidency and the Senate are set to clash again over the confirmation of acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, Daily Trust has gathered. According to sources, some senators have vowed to reject the confirmation of Magu as substantive chairman of the anti-graft agency after the Presidency re-nominated him for confirmation. Magu’s confirmation was ...

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20,000 Bank Accounts Closed By FG

Since the launch of the Treasury Single Account in September 2015, over 20,000 accounts with Deposit Money Banks belonging to Ministries, Departments and Agencies have been closed with a total sum of N5.24tn moved into the TSA. The Accountant General of the Federation, Ali Ahmed Idris, gave the figures on Tuesday in Abuja, while speaking at the opening session of ...

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‘Boy Angel’ Who Assisted Chapecoense Rescuers Given New House

  Local authorities have got together to reward 15-year-old Johan Ramirez for his courage by building him and his family a new home in La Union A 15-year-old dubbed Chapecoense’s ‘boy angel’ has been given a new house for his heroics in assisting the rescue efforts following the Brazilian team’s plane crash. Johan Ramirez and his family live nearby the ...

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President Buhari Finally Speaks With Trump On Phone From London

President Muhammadu Buhari this afternoon from London spoke to President Donald Trump on telephone at the request of the American President. The conversation was cordial and President Buhari congratulated Trump on his election as President of the United States, and on his cabinet. The two leaders discussed ways to improve cooperation in the fight against terrorism through provision of necessary ...

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Foreign Reserves Rise To $30.5Billion As CBN Targets $40B Before Year End

• Reserves rise to $30.5bn as Bank assures importers’ demand will be met through FX forwards The strategy adopted by the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr. Godwin Emefiele to rebuild the country’s foreign exchange reserves has been identified as one of the primary reasons the country’s Eurobond issue was oversubscribed by 780 per cent last week, ...

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Man Detained For Having An*l S*x With 10-yr-Old Boy in Katsina

A 22-year old man, Sani Dahiru, has landed in Katsina prison for allegedly having anal s*x with a 10-year old boy (name withheld). Police sources said Dahiru allegedly committed the offence when he met the victim on his farm fetching firewood. Under the pretext of punishing the boy for illegally entering his farm, Dahiru ordered him to remove his trousers  and ...

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Husband Knocks Off Wife’s Teeth For Refusing To Abort Their Baby

According to Nigerian human rights lawyer, Emeka Ugwuonye, a lady lost her teeth after it was knocked off by her husband for refusing to abort their baby. Here’s what he wrote; ”HE KNOCKED OFF THE WIFE’S TEETH AND STABBED HER WITH A FORK. This guy is going to prison to cool off his temper. If you agree, “Yes prison”. If ...

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Husband Catches Wife Cutting Another Man’s Nails

A 45-year-old applicant, Wahabi Sodiq, told an Igando Customary Court in a Lagos suburb on Thursday: “I caught my wife in her shop cutting a man’s nails.’’ Sodiq made the allegation while testifying in a divorce case filed by his wife, Kudirat, 44, a public bar operator, seeking dissolution of their 24-year-old marriage over threat to her life. “I believe ...

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Photos: Fayose on His Kness As Abuja Pastor Joshua Iginla Prays For Him

Prophet Joshua Iginla, the General Overseer of Champions Royal Assembly, an Abuja-based worship centre, yesterday in his hometown Ado-Ekiti, prayed for his state governor Ayodele Fayose. Iginla had paid Fayose a courtesy visit. They were later led by the Deputy Governor, Dr. Kolapo Olubunmi Olusola, to the palace of His Royal Majesty, Oba Alayeluwa Ewi Rufus Adeyemo Adejugbe Aladesanmi III. ...

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Lady Recounts How Man, Pictured, Forced Her to Drink His S*men

A 25-year-old lady has revealed how a man, Mr. Enyeribe Nwokocha, allegedly forced her into prostitution and also made her his s*x slave since she was 17-year-old. The lady, who argued that she was strongly under a spell cast on her by Nwokocha, said that aside from compelling her to have s*x with other men for money, he also forced ...

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BREAKING: Buhari May Return From Vacation On Saturday

Emerging reports suggest that, if all things go as planned, then President Muhammadu Buhari would return to Nigeria from his vacation to the United Kingdom this Saturday, February 11   According to Leadership, a source disclosed on Wednesday, February 8, that except there would be any last minute change, all is set for President Buhari’s return. The source, a senior ...

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Woman Allegedly Gives Birth to a Goat in Rivers State (Graphic Photos)

According to a Facebook user, Simeon Chukwu, a woman who had been pregnant for the past 3 years recently got delivered at Karaka Community Hall in Rumuowha Eneka area of Port Harcourt, Rivers State. While family members were excited the lady had gone into labour, their joy quickly turned into sorrow as the woman was reported to have delivered a ...

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Nigerian Man Abandons Family as wife Gives Birth to Triplets, months after Delivering a set of Twins

A Nigeria lady named Isi Udekwe, has pleaded with her runaway husband, Matthew Udekwe, to return home after abandoning her in April 2016, because she delivered a second set of multiple births, saying the children needs his love. According to Punchng, Udekwe, who hails from Enugu State, abandoned his family home on Eke Street, off St. Saviour Road in Ikpoba-Okha LGA ...

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America may Demand Your Social media Password before Issuing you Visa

Newly confirmed U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security, John Kelly has said that in order to tighten security in the country, visa applicants, especially those from seven Muslim-majority countries that were temporarily banned from entering the U.S may be required to provide their social media passwords. The retired Marine Corps general stated this to a congressional hearing of the Homeland Security Committee. “We are ...

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Recession Will Soon Be Over – Acting President Osinbajo Assures Nigerians

Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Tuesday assured Nigerians that the Federal Government was determined to improve the economy in orderto end the ongoing recession.Osinbajo made the remark while commending the Inspector General of Police over the handling of yesterday’s nationwide anti-government protest.Recall that some cross section of Nigerians on Monday took to the street to protest the policies of Buhari-led ...

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