You Are Here: Home » 2017 » March » 06

IPMAN Suspends Planned Strike

The leadership of the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria, IPMAN, on Monday announced the suspension of a scheduled nationwide strike following a meeting with the Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Dr. Maikanti Baru in Abuja. Chairman of the IPMAN Committee on FOREX Intervention, Products Sourcing and Distribution, Alhaji Musa Felande, said the m ...

Read more

Disquiet Over Hembe’s Report On Centenary City Project

There are strong indications that  the report compiled by Herman Hembe  over the public   hearing on the  Centenary City project has shocked his colleagues in the House of Representatives. The Committee Chairman on FCT produced a report from his recent, inconclusive public hearing. Insiders said the report is essentially misleading, as its conclusions are not derived from the information made available to t ...

Read more

Vesico Vaginal Surgical Repair Camp Begins In Kebbi State

The Governor of Kebbi State, Senator Abubakar Atiku Bagudu has paid a visit to the ongoing Vesico Vaginal Fistula repair camp being held in Birnin Kebbi at the VVF Center in Gesse. The surgical camp starts today on 5th March and ends on 12th March 2017. The camp spearheaded by Extended hands Foundation, a non-governmental organisation led and established by top  International Nigerian Actress Stephanie Linu ...

Read more

Tinubu, Aregbesola To Grace Nigerian Political Science Association’s Conference

(Press Release) The Nigerian Political Science Association (NPSA) South West Zone is set to host its first Annual Conference beginning on Wednesday 8th March to Thursday 9th, 2017 at Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Osun State, Nigeria. The maiden Annual Conference of the Zone is expected to attract a pool of political scientists from tertiary institutions in the South West and will explore the theme: D ...

Read more

From Buhari to Osinbajo: Implications of Personality Brand in Leadership By Isah Ismail

When President Muhammadu Buhari announced Professor Yemi Osinbajo as his Vice-Presidential candidate in the 2015 general elections, I had high hopes that the pair would make Nigeria great again. They were on a mission to rescue Nigeria from the monumental fraud and financial burden that the previous administration had inflicted on Nigeria and her citizens. But on assumption of office in May, 2015, President ...

Read more

Atiku’s Speech: It Is A Myth To Say Nigeria Does Not Need Restructuring

Speech by the Guest Speaker, Atiku Abubakar, GCON, former Vice President, Federal Republic of Nigeria, at the Annual Professor Ademola Popoola Public Lecture, Faculty of Law, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife Monday 6th March, 2017. Protocol: Let me start by dispelling some myths that have been thrown around regarding the calls for the restructuring of the Nigerian federation. It is a myth to say that we ...

Read more

Abuja Airport Closure: FG Announces Measures To Ease Passengers’ Plight

The Federal Government on Monday announced measures to ease the plight of passengers during the six weeks that the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja will be closed for the reconstruction of the sole runway. The measures were announced at a joint press conference in Abuja, attended by the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi, Mini ...

Read more

Apostle Johnson Suleman Denounces Blackmailers – Read Lawyer’s Reply

Controversial cleric, Apostle Johnson Suleman  has denied any  amorous relationship  with one Stephanie Otobo as widely reported at the weekend. A statement by the cleric’s lawyer, Osa Director  said the report of alleged amorous relations  “is a gross violation of the natural Justice principle of audi alteram partem to embark on a media trial of our client without giving him fair hearing.” The statement sa ...

Read more

Homecoming: Obasanjo, Gbenga Daniel End Feud

The feud between former President Olusegun Obasanjo and the former Governor of Ogun State, Otunba Gbenga Daniel has come to an end. The homecoming between Obasanjo and his political godson took place at the 80th birthday of the former. The mini ceremony included the presentation of customised Festac '77 number plates by Otunba Gbenga Daniel to Chief Olusegun Obasanjo. Chief Obasanjo in a show of renewed pea ...

Read more

For Onukaba, By Taiwo Obe

The book, Atiku - The Story of Atiku Abubakar, has the author’s name as Ojo Adinoyi. Unless, of course, you were familiar with the author or, and, knew that he was a special aide to the former Nigerian vice-president, you would have thought that it is not the same person as Onukaba Adinoyi-Ojo. But then, when he joined The Guardian as a reporter in June 1983 immediately after his National Youth Service Corp ...

Read more

Ex-Governor Bala Ngilari Of Adamawa Jailed five years

A High Court in Yola, Adamawa State has sentenced a former Governor of the state, James Bala Ngilari to five years’ imprisonment without the option of fine. He was found guilty of corruption charges filed against him in September 2016 by Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). The court presided over by Justice Nathan Musa, said that the prosecution had proven beyond reasonable doubt that Ngilari v ...

Read more

Presidential Aide Advises Nigerians on Travel to US

Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora, Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, has advised Nigerians who have no compelling or urgent reason to travel to the US to postpone their travel plans until the new administration’s policy on immigration is clear. In a statement in Abuja by Abdurrahman Balogun, Special Assistant on Media to Dabiri-Erewa said that the warning became imperative due ...

Read more

© 2015, NewsdiaryOnline. Powered By: Detech Technologies

Scroll to top