House Moves to Establish Legal Framework for Constituency Intervention Projects

House Moves to Establish Legal Framework for Constituency Intervention Projects

The House of Representatives is set to establish a legal framework for the execution of Zonal/Constituency intervention projects, Speaker Yakubu Dogara has said. The revelation was made at the public hearing on the Bill for An Act to Establish the Constituencies Development Fund, which took place at the National Assembly on Wednesday. Speaking on the modalities of the proposed fund, Dogara said that the Bill seeks to streamline the management and…

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Bianca Ojukwu At The Last Ofala And Funeral Of Igbo Regent Onowu Igbonine Chief Ozua Okoye-photos

Bianca Ojukwu At The Last Ofala And Funeral Of Igbo Regent Onowu Igbonine Chief Ozua Okoye-photos

Bianca Ojukwu, wife of late Igbo leader Dim Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu arrived in grand style at the funeral ceremony and last Ofala of Igbo Regent and traditional prime minister Chief Ozua Okoye, the Onowu Igbonine, who was one of the most respected traditional figures in Igboland. Iyom Bianca Ojukwu who holds several chieftaincy titles including the most prestigious that is conferred on women in the South East Region stormed the burial…

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MASSOB Reacts To The Eviction Notice Allegedly Issued To The Igbos By Northern Youth

MASSOB Reacts To The Eviction Notice Allegedly Issued To The Igbos By Northern Youth

The Movement for the Actualization of Sovereign States of Biafra (MASSOB) has urged Igbos living in the northern part of the country to start returning home following the quit notice issued to all the Igbos in the region is by the Coalition of Northern Youths (CNY). CNY in a statement on Tuesday, June 6, in Kaduna, issued a three month ultimatum to Igbos to vacate the northern region or be…

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Actress Moji Olaiya Has Been Laid To Rest.

Actress Moji Olaiya Has Been Laid To Rest.

Actress, Mojisola Olaiya’s body arrived Nigeria from Canada today and she has been laid to rest at the Ikoyi Gardens and Vaults in Lagos.. She died last month following allegedly post natal complication. Celebrities across the entertainment industry made a stop at the funeral service to pay their last respect to the late Moji Olaiya. The funeral service became possible after the financial intervention of Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, who donated…

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Photos from Actress Omoni Oboli Clothing Line launch

Photos from Actress Omoni Oboli Clothing Line launch

On Sunday, June 4th, Nollywood actress and filmmaker, Omoni Oboli, launched her clothing line called ‘Omoni Oboli By AVE’. The clothing line was launched in conjunction with one of Nigeria’s finest designers, Ayo Van Elmer. The event which was held at Oriental Hotel, Lekki,Lagos was graced by media personalities, actors, actresses and fashion entrepreneurs. Some of those in attendance were Swanky Jerry, Yvonne Jegede, Seun Olokeyuti, Gbenga Adeyinka, Lala Akindoju, Joro…

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US Police Allege Dammy Krane Was Found With Multiple Fraudulent Credit Cards

US Police Allege Dammy Krane Was Found With Multiple Fraudulent Credit Cards

Singer Dammy Krane was found in possession of multiple fraudulent credit cards, according to the arrest affidavit filed by Miami-Dade detectives. The singer and his accomplice, Ilochukwu Gabriel, were on Thursday, June 1, arrested in Miami-Dade, Florida. The police affidavit obtained by Africa Music Law says two detectives, officers Vargas and Lopez, laid in wait at the Opa Locka Airport for the pair. The detectives were said to have acted based…

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The Mother and Child Expo 2017 Is Back Supported By Mumsworldafrica

The Mother and Child Expo 2017 Is Back Supported By Mumsworldafrica

The Mother and Child Expo with our sponsor “MumsWorld” (www.mumsworldafrica.com) is set to play host to another unforgettable Learning, Shopping and Experiential moments for the entire family as we hold the 4th year edition of the exhibition in the city of Lagos. The Expo is Nigeria’s Biggest Pregnancy, Parenting, Home and Family Exhibition which is focused to both B2B and B2C clients and we welcome your organization to be a…

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Kaduna State Governor, Orders Arrest Of Youths Who Gave Igbos 3 Months To Exit North

Kaduna State Governor, Orders Arrest Of Youths Who Gave Igbos 3 Months To Exit North

Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, has ordered the arrest of people behind the three-month quit notice given to Igbos to leave the North. In a statement signed by his spokesman, Samuel Aruwan, El-Rufai strongly condemned, “the inciting, hate speech delivered by some self-appointed ‘northern youths.” El-Rufai said, ”the Kaduna State Government has directed that its Ministry of Justice should prepare charges and prosecute the signatories and anyone complicit in arranging…

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Nigerian Govt Pays 20 Whistleblowers N375.8 Million

Nigerian Govt Pays 20 Whistleblowers N375.8 Million

The federal government said on Wednesday it had released about N375.8 million for payment of 20 whistleblowers who provided information that led to the recovery over N11.6 billion. The Ministry of Finance, which confirmed the release in a statement, said the payments were the first under the Whistleblower Policy. The government did not disclose the identities of the beneficiaries, apparently for security reasons. “This payment is the first under the Whistleblower…

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Fani-Kayode blasts Osinbajo for not attending ECOWAS Heads of State meeting

Fani-Kayode blasts Osinbajo for not attending ECOWAS Heads of State meeting

Former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode has lashed out at Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, for not attending the 51st ECOWAS Summit of Heads of State and Government, which took place on Saturday. The summit was held in Liberia’s capital, Monrovia, with Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, in attendance. Netanyahu is the first non-African leader invited to address the ECOWAS leaders. There has been no official statement from Nigeria’s presidency, as to…

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Yakubu Dogara Allegedly Set To Fight Floyd Mayweather -For Charity!

Yakubu Dogara Allegedly Set To Fight Floyd Mayweather -For Charity!

Yakubu Dogara, speaker of the house of representatives, will fight Floyd Mayweather, retired American professional boxer, in a charity boxing match. The pair will face-off on Wednesday, June 14, at the Transcorp Hilton, Abuja. Donatus Okonkwo, chairman of Tetrazzini Group of companies, made this known while speaking with journalists on Monday. Tetrazzini is the parent company of Zinni media, organisers of the American boxer’s 3-day visit to Nigeria. We are…

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Anambra Monarch Joins Governorship Race + Criticizes Gov Obiano’s rule

Anambra Monarch Joins Governorship Race + Criticizes Gov Obiano’s rule

The traditional ruler of Awka – Etiti in Idemili- South Local Government Area of Anambra State, Igwe Angus Ojukwu , has joined the November 18th governorship race in the state.  Ojukwu said he would contest the poll on the platform of the Mega Progressive Peoples Party (PPP). He described the administration of Governor Willie Obiano as visionless, adding that, that informed his ambition to aspire to take over from Obiano….

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Dammy Krane To Remain In Jail + Set To Face More Federal Charges

Dammy Krane To Remain In Jail + Set To Face More Federal Charges

Nigerian artiste, Dammy krane, appeared in court today for his bail hearing in the 9-count fraud charges leveled against him in the U.S. He was in court with Chukwuebuka, his accomplice. Chukwuebuka, who is claiming to be Dammy krane’s show promoter, filed paperwork saying that he is indigent. According to our source, the court looked at his papers and it was found that he has no money or property in…

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End Time Pastor Nabbed In Aba..

End Time Pastor Nabbed In Aba..

The Abia State Police Command has arrested one Christopher Tochukwu for allegedly raping young girls and running a baby factory on No. 252 Faulks Road, Aba, Abia state capital. Tochukwu, a pastor with a new generation Pentecostal church, had converted a one-storey building which doubles as the Church and medical centre for kidnapped pregnant girls. Detectives attached to the Ariaria Police Division in Aba, acting on a tip-off, rescued three…

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Blue Ivy to reportedly watch her mother Beyonce give birth to twins so she doesn’t feel left out

Blue Ivy to reportedly watch her mother Beyonce give birth to twins so she doesn’t feel left out

A source’ close to the Carters revealed to UK Sunday Newspaper, Daily Star, that Beyonce and Jay Z have made a plan to help their daughter Blue Ivy ease into her new role as a big sister. She will reportedly be in the delivery room to witness the birth of her twin siblings. They have also allegedly paid for a child’s nurse’s uniform designed by Givenchy, which is said to have…

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Arsene Wenger Not Going Anywhere! – Signs Two-Year Contract With Arsenal

Arsene Wenger Not Going Anywhere! – Signs Two-Year Contract With Arsenal

  Long-serving Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has signed a new two-year contract, with Arsenal which ended months of speculation about his future. The 67-year-old Frenchman’s new deal, which will take his tenure up to 23 years, is believed to have been rubber-stamped during a board meeting on Tuesday. “I love this club and I am looking forward to the future with optimism and excitement. We are looking at what we…

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Venus Williams ‘Mistakenly’ Confirms Pregnant Sister Serena Williams Is Having a Girl

Venus Williams ‘Mistakenly’ Confirms Pregnant Sister Serena Williams Is Having a Girl

It’s a lesson Serena Williams learned yesterday after Venus appeared to accidentally announce the gender of her unborn baby.Serena, the world No.1 tennis player, had watched Venus win a second round at the French Open yesterday before Venus made the slip-up during a post-match interview, and confirmed that her sister was expecting a girl. Joking that she hadn’t heard that Serena was pregnant while talking to Eurosport, Venus said of…

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The Paris Agreement On Climate Change And Everything You Need To Know

The Paris Agreement On Climate Change And Everything You Need To Know

US President Donald Trump sent shock waves through the international community this week after rumours swirled that he would back out of a global agreement to tackle climate change. The Paris Agreement was hailed as a landmark international deal when 194 countries, including the EU and China, signed up to sweeping pledges on the environment at a UN meeting in the French capital in late 2015. The US is the second…

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Nigerian Doctor Suspended In The UK For Sending Flowers And Love Messages To His Patient..

Nigerian Doctor Suspended In The UK For Sending Flowers And Love Messages To His Patient..

Chris Uzoh, a Nigerian medical doctor, has been banned from practising in the UK for one year after he was accused of pestering his unnamed patient with love messages. Until his suspension, the doctor worked at the Murdishaw Health Centre in Runcorn. According to NAN, Uzoh was said to have sent a text message to his 30-year old patient, after he finished an appointment with her where she complained to…

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Lai Mohammed Explains Why President Buhari Opted To Be Treated In The UK

Lai Mohammed Explains Why President Buhari Opted To Be Treated In The UK

The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed has explained why President Muhammadu Buhari discarded Nigerian hospitals and decided to travel to the United Kingdom to seek medical attention. Mohammed said the reason was because the president needed the best medication, hence his reason to travel overseas. He gave this explanation during a live radio programme titled, ‘Morning Crossfire’, on Nigeria Info, Abuja, 95.1FM, on Thursday. During the phone-in programme,…

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