Osinbajo should sue Aisha Buhari for saying ‘trader moni under his nose failed – Timi Frank

A political activist and former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Comrade Timi Frank, has said that now that the Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has sued him, it is time for the RCCG’s pastor to prove several allegations he made against former President Goodluck Jonathan and former Senate President Bukola Saraki,

October 1: Tinubu will deliver independent day lecture not 2023 declaration – Tinubu crusaders

The National Convener of Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu Crusade Organization (ABATCO) has described the online publication claiming that Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu may kick start 2023 presidential campaign on October 1st as false and untrue. The Group described the twisting of event slated for 1st of October, 2019 in Oshodi Isolo Local Government Area of

We are not financially independent ― INEC confesses

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said that truly the commission is not Independent. Head of Certified Trainer, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Mrs Hajia Garba Safia, made this known during a two days Zonal Training organised for Electoral Security Personnel for Kogi 2019 Governorship Election supported by the European Centre for Electoral support

N90bn Scandal: ‘Stop threatening media houses, sue me’ – Timi Frank tells Osinbajo

A political activist and former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Comrade Timi Frank, has challenged Vice President Yemi Osinbajo to sue him instead of threatening Media Houses over his latest revelation of N90 billion used for the last general elections. Frank said he was anxiously waiting to receive court summon

Nigerian cities may face darkness as 24 electricity generating companies plan strike

Nigerian cities may face massive darkness with an imminent shutdown of 24 thermal powers by some Generation Companies (GenCos) over the introduction of a controversial charge. GenCos are planning to shutdown their activities because of a 0.75% ‘unregulated’ administrative charge for gas supply transactions. This charge, according to Daily Trust, is being introduced by the

FG to establish varsity for deaf people

The Federal Government has reached an agreement with Gallaudet University in the United States for the establishment of a University for the Deaf either in Abuja or Sagamu, Ogun State. The Nigerian National Association of the Deaf, which broke the news, also said that a series of meetings had been held with the National Universities

N90b FIRS Election Fund: ‘Osinbajo is the chairman of Yahoo Yahoo in Nigeria’- Timi Frank

A political activist and former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Timi Frank, has said the ongoing travails of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is allegedly due to corruption Frank revealed through a statement on Monday in Abuja that he has reliable information from his sources in the presidency to the

Mysterious thunder kills 36 cows in Ondo

No fewer than 36 cows belonging to some Fulani herdsmen were struck dead by lightning on Saturday night in Ijare Community, Ifedore Local Government Area of Ondo State. A source said the herders took their cattle to Oke Owa bush, where, by tradition, only the king is permitted to enter it, because it is regarded

Nigerians will suffer if Fulani go on strike for a week – National Women Leader, Miyetti Allah

Hajiya Baheejah Mahmood, from Azare in Katagum Local Government Area of Bauchi State, is the National Women Leader of Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore, a Fulani socio-cultural association. In this interview with newsmen in Bauchi, she spoke on a number of issues affecting the Fulani; the controversial Rugga settlement introduced by the Federal Government. Ishola Michael

Smuggle one bag of rice into Nigeria, get 3years jail term – Custom CG, Hamid Ali

The Nigerian Customs Service said three years jail-term awaits anybody arrested for smuggling a bag of rice into the country. Comptroller General of the Nigerian Customs Service Col. Hamid Ali (rtd), stated this while addressing border communities of Nigeria/Niger at Maigatari local government in Jigawa State on Thursday. He said the act of smuggling of

I’m very sure, Buhari will take 10m Nigerians out of poverty in 10 years — Osinbajo

Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has said that 10 million Nigerian would be out of poverty in the next 10 years. Osinbajo made this promise on Thursday at Abdullahi Fodio Palace in Birnin Kebbi when he paid a courtesy visit to the Emir of Gwandu, Alhaji Muhammadu Bashar. “President Muhammadu Buhari has promised to take

Xenophobia: 187 Nigerians return, South Africa employs rules to stop others

The number of Nigerians that made it back to Nigeria drastically reduced following moves by the South African government to frustrate the evacuation efforts. Only about 187 adults and children were successfully evacuated on Wednesday as against the 320 Nigerians expected back home. The flight arrived the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos, at 9.43pm. One

Osinbajo to flag off National Livestock Transformation Plan (NLTP) in Adamawa

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo will visit Adamawa on Sept. 10 to inaugurate the National Livestock Transformation Plan (NLTP). The plan which is to run from 2019-2028, is an initiative of the Federal Government in collaboration with States under the auspices of the National Economic Council (NEC). It is targeted at supporting the development of Nigeria’s

Xenophobic attacks on foreigners cannot be stopped – South African Minister

South Africa’s minister of defence, Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula, has said the xenophobic attacks on foreigners in the country cannot be stopped. The minister said South Africa is “an angry nation” and the attacks of foreigners in the country are orchestrated by criminal elements. In an interview with eNCA, a South African media outfit, Mapisa-Nqakula described what

Lagos governor and I plan to Commercialize Lagos-Ota-Abeokuta, two other roads – Ogun governor

The Ogun State Governor, Dapo Abiodun, has disclosed that the Lagos and Ogun State Governments are planning to commercialise three federal roads: Ikorodu-Ogijo-Sagamu, Epe-Ijebu- Ode and the Lagos-Ota-Abeokua roads. Abiodun said his government in collaboration with Lagos State government is planning to engage in Public-Private Partnership in the construction and rehabilitation of the three roads.

Indigenous supermarkets rake huge profit over closure of Shoprite stores

Some Supermarkets and stores in Akure, Ondo State, are now profiting heavily from the closure of popular mall, Shoprite, SaharaReporters can authoritatively report. It was observed that impatient customers have begun seeking other means to purchase items in the state by approaching supermarkets and street stores in the city. Our correspondent, who visited several supermarkets across Akure