Gov. Fayemi Bars Government Officials From Speaking English

19 mins ago Victor Adeola 0
The Governor of Ekiti State, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, on Monday banned state government officials and other participants from speaking the English language at cultural and traditional functions. Fayemi said his government is desirous of promoting arts and culture in the state and reignite communication through Yoruba and Ekiti dialect, stressing this makes the step imperative Read More

Order EFCC To Release My 2,149 Jewelleries, Diezani Urges Court

36 mins ago yakubu 0
A former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke, has urged the court to order the return of her 2,149 pieces of jewellery and a customised gold iPhone, valued at $40m, which were seized by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. Diezani, who is currently in the United Kingdom, accused the EFCC of entering her Read More

Head Of Service, Oyo-Ita Tenders Resignation Letter After EFCC Probe

2 hours ago Dammylink 0
Nigeria’s Head of Service of the Federation, Mrs Winifred Oyo-Ita, has reportedly tendered her resignation letter to President Muhammadu Buhari amid corruption allegation levelled against her. It was gathered that her immediate family mounted pressure on her to retire after news reports emerged that she was being probed over an alleged N3 billion contract scam. Read More

Lagos: Crisis Hits APC Over Sanwo-Olu’s Cabinet

6 hours ago abdul fathai 0
The recently announced Commissioners and Special Advisers-designates by Governor Babajide Sanwo- Olu is already brewing discontent in the Lagos State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Daily Independent has exclusively gathered. Governor Sanwo-Olu had last month released a list comprising 25 commissioners and special advisers’ nominees that had been screened by the state House Read More

BREAKING: DSS, Others Arrest Guests, Seal Off Venue Of #RevolutionNow Event

6 hours ago Femi Olasunkanmi 0
Nigerian security agencies have sealed off Lagos Centre, Ikeja, Lagos, venue of a #ReveloutionNow event scheduled for Monday. The event, expected to attract notable Nigerians such as Nobel laureate, Wole Soyinka, a human rights lawyer, Femi Falana and labour unions. An eyewitness said police had arrested some people who had come for the event. Read More

APC vs PDP: Presentation Of Certificate To INEC Not Mandatory, Buhari Tells Atiku

9 hours ago emeka 0
President Muhammadu Buhari and the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) have faulted a core argument by Atiku Abubakar and the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in their petition that the President was not qualified to contest the last presidential election. The petitioners allegedly that President Buhari allegedly failed to submit his secondary school certificate to the Read More

BBNaija: Buhari Govt Lodges Complaint With NBC Over Live Sex On Reality Show

9 hours ago Roland 0
The ‘live sex’ witnessed in the ongoing Big Brother Naija reality show seems to have gotten to the Federal Government as it has lodged a complaint with the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC).  The complaint led to arrangement for launch of a modified reality show where the true Nigerian culture will be shown, Nigerian food will be eaten and Nigerian Read More

Federal University Oye-Ekiti Don Allegedly Impregnates 16-Year-Old Student

9 hours ago Dammylink 0
The  former head of Department of criminology at the Federal University Oye-Ekiti in Ekiti State Professor Adewole Atere, has been accused of impregnating a 16-year-old student in his department Precious Azuka. The girl reportedly fell for the Professor’s love claim after one of his subordinates, Dr. Chinedu Abrifor pressured her into believing that she was ‘mature enough’ for Prof. Atere when they met Read More

PDP Moves To Stop Godfatherism In Choosing Guber Candidates

11 hours ago Dammylink 0
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says it will not allow any form of impunity to characterise the process leading to the choice of its candidates for the November 16 governorship elections in Bayelsa and Kogi states. The party also cautioned all aspirants on its platform in the two states to be law-abiding before, during and Read More