Senate Summons Kachiwu

March 29, 2016

Lingering Fuel Scarcity: Senate summons Kachikwu The Senate has summoned the Minister of state for Petroleum Resources and Group Managing Director of NNPC, Ibe Kachikwu, to appear before it today March 29th to explain reasons for the lingering fuel scarcity. ‎The Acting Chairman of the Senate Committee on Petroleum Resources (downstream), Jibrin Barau, announced this after the committee members carried out an assessment of the fuel situation in Abuja yesterday….

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Tinubu Takes on Kachikwu over his comments on fuel

March 27, 2016

Tinubu takes on Kachikwu over his recent comments on fuel scarcity, asks him to apologise APC National leader, Bola Tinubu, says the comments made by Minister of State for Petroleum Resources and Group MD of NNPC, Ibe Kachikwu, about the current fuel scarcity, was insulting and unacceptable and worsened the situation nationwide. Kachikwu had told state house correspondents on Wednesday March 23rd, that he was not a magician and that…

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Nigerian Army Colonel Kidnapped in Kaduna

March 27, 2016

Nigerian Army Colonel kidnapped in Kaduna Some unidentified gunmen have kidnapped an Army Colonel serving with Nigeria Army School of Infantry, in Jaji, Kaduna State. A statement by the Deputy Director, Army Public Relations, Usman Abdul, says the colonel was abducted while driving in his car with his wife around Kamazo near NNPC junction, Kaduna, at about 7.30pm yesterday March 26th. “The abductors dropped off his wife and left with…

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AFCON Qualifiers: Nigria 1-1 Egypt

March 26, 2016

AFCON Qualifiers: Nigeria 1-1 Egypt (Super Eagles stunned by last minute equalizer) Egypt’s star man Mohammed Salah stunned Samson Siasia’s men in Kaduna this evening after rallying late to score an extra-time goal that leaves the Super Eagles’ chances of qualifying for next year’s African Cup of Nations event in jeopardy. Samson Siasia, Nigeria’s caretaker coach for the qualifiers after Sunday Oliseh’s shock resignation started the match with Odion Ighalo…

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FRSC ofdicer killed by reskless driver in Abuja

March 26, 2016

FRSC officer killed by reckless driver in Abuja Lawal Nasir, a Commander at Federal Road Safety Corps(FRSC) shared the news on Facebook. The driver has been apprehended. What he wrote below: “One of FRSC Gallant Officers, Tony was knocked down by a lunatic driver while on official duty yesterday in fct Abuja n the officer passed on. May his gentle soul rest in perfect peace” Amen!

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Couple jailed for a total of 25 years for attacking a man with acid

March 25, 2016

Photos: Couple jailed for a total of 25 years for attacking a man with acid Two people were yesterday, March 24, jailed for a total of 25 years in connection with an incident where a man had acid thrown in his face. Following an eight day trial at Basildon Crown Court, Ashley Russell, 29 of Sunnedon, Basildon and Christina Storey, 31 of Studland Avenue, Wickford were found guilty of throwing…

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Alex Badeh regains freedom

March 25, 2016

Alex Badeh regains freedom after meeting his bail conditions Former Chief of Defence Staff, Alex Badeh regained his freedom last night after meeting his bail conditions. Badeh who is standing trial for the misappropriation of N1.1 billion meant for the Nigeria Airforce, was granted N2 billion bail and two sureties in the sum of N1bn each, by a Federal High Court on March 10th. He met all the conditions last…

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Easter Celebration: Lagos State Lifts of order on restriction

March 25, 2016

Easter celebration: Lagos State lifts order on restriction of movement during sanitation To commemorate the Easter celebration, the Lagos State Government has lifted the order on restriction of movement during tomorrow’s environmental sanitation exercise. A statement issued by the Office of the Commissioner for the Ministry of Environment, Babatunde Adejare, stated that despite the lifting of the restriction order, Lagosians are still expected to observe the monthly exercise by cleaning…

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Even if i leave the presidency tomorrow, I want Nigerians to remember me for good- Buhari

March 24, 2016

Even if I have to leave the Presidency tomorrow, I want Nigerians to remember that I respect them- Buhari President Buhari today said even if he leaves office tomorrow, he wants Nigerians to remember him as a leader who respected them. Buhari said this while speaking at the National Economic Committee meeting of APC in Abuja today March 24th. Buhari made the remark while speaking on the recent acts of…

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