UniAbuja to make study of foreign languages compulsory – VC

UniAbuja to make study of foreign languages compulsory – VC

The Vice Chancellor of University of Abuja (UniAbuja), Prof. Abdul-Rasheed Na’Allah, says the institution will soon make study of foreign languages mandatory for all students of the University. Prof. Na’Allah, who made this known at a media parley with Education Correspondents Association of Nigeria (ECAN)  in Abuja on Tuesday, said the move is part of […]

EFCC arrests eight for illegal broadcast of DSTV signals

EFCC arrests eight for illegal broadcast of DSTV signals

Chris Steven, Abuja For illegally broadcasting signals of Multichoice Nigeria Limited, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission,  (EFCC) Benin  Zonal office, has arrested eight  officials of pay television operators, Communication Trends Limited ( CTL), JAO TV and Worldlink The Commission in a statement by Wilson Uwujaren, its spokesperson, said the operators allegedly broadcast the English Premier […]

Burna Boy, Debo Ogundoyin, Teni, Falz The Bahd Guy, Tega Oghenejobo, Adesola Ade-Unuigbe, Sharon Ooja, Timini Egbuson, others nominated for The Future Awards Africa 2019

Burna Boy, Debo Ogundoyin, Teni, Falz The Bahd Guy, Tega Oghenejobo, Adesola Ade-Unuigbe, Sharon Ooja, Timini Egbuson, others nominated for The Future Awards Africa 2019

Burna Boy, Debo Ogundoyin, Teni, Falz The Bahd Guy, Tega Oghenejobo of Mavin Records, Adesola Ade-Unuigbe of BellaNaija, Sharon Ooja, Timini Egbuson, Tolani Alli, Tubobereni of Tubo Woman, Stephen Tayo and others have been nominated for the 2019 edition of The Future Awards Africa (TFAA). The Central Working Committee (CWC) of the awards released the […]

Cardi B To Make First Ever Appearance In Africa At Livespot X Festival!

Cardi B To Make First Ever Appearance In Africa At Livespot X Festival!

… Rapper To Perform in Lagos and Accra  December in Nigeria is always a big deal! Nigerians get excited about so many things. For some people, it’s the holiday spirit, the break from work or even the trips to their hometowns. But what excites people the most are the music concerts and events that take […]

Burna Boy Wins ‘Best Africa Act’ Award at 2019 MTV EMA’s

Burna Boy Wins ‘Best Africa Act’ Award at 2019 MTV EMA’s

Serial hitmaker Burna Boy has been announced as the winner of the Best Africa Act award at the 2019 MTV EMA’s. Burna who was nominated alongside fellow Nigerian, Teni the Entertainer, South Africa’s Prince Kaybee and Nasty C, Harmonize from Tanzania and Togo’s duo TooFan, took home the prestigious award at a star studded event […]

Philosophy Behind General Buratai’s Stellar Performance

Philosophy Behind General Buratai’s Stellar  Performance

By Yakubu Mohammed “Soldiers would marry the prettiest women, live in the best homes, eat the best food, wear the best cloth and drive the best cars because when war comes, they die first” —Muhamadu Ribadu  I stumbled on this quote of Nigeria’s first Defence Minister after independence and a reputable Northern politician of his […]

BREAKING: Supreme court dismisses Atiku’s appeal against Buhari’s victory

BREAKING: Supreme court dismisses Atiku’s appeal against Buhari’s victory

The supreme court has dismissed the appeal filed by Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), against President Muhammadu Buhari’s election victory. The apex court dismissed the appeal on Wednesday after hearing Atiku’s suit against Buhari’s victory at the presidential election petition tribunal.

Offa Poly lecturer remanded in Ilorin prison over employment scam

Offa Poly lecturer remanded in Ilorin prison over employment scam

Mustapha Ilyas Abdulwasiu, a lecturer with the Federal Polytechnic, Offa, Kwara State, was on Tuesday arraigned before Justice Sikiru Oyinloye of a Kwara State High Court sitting in Ilorinon by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Ilorin Zonal office  on a nine count charge bordering on employment scam and obtaining money by false pretence. The defendant, who teaches […]

Kaduna Councillor Arrested For N11m Fraud

Kaduna Councillor Arrested For N11m Fraud

Chris Steven, Abuja The Kaduna Zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says it has arrested a councillor representing Kakuri Hausa, Ward, Kaduna South Local Government of Kaduna State, Theophilus Madami for offences bordering on alleged criminal breach of trust and misappropriation of funds to the tune of N11.8million. The suspect, allegedly […]

PMB’s arrival as the end of Shekau

PMB’s arrival as the end of Shekau

By Gabriel Onoja It’s over two whole years, the actions or voice of the strongest, vicious and potently atrocious Boko Haram factional leader, Abubakar Shekau has been heard nor his shadows sighted anywhere. Before the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari, the cursed Boko Haram leader, Shekau was a lion and king of the Boko Haram […]