“How N11tn was squandered on electricity under Obasanjo, Yar’Adua, Jonathan”

At least N11tn meant for the provision of adequate electricity for Nigerians was squandered under ex-presidents  Olusegun Obasanjo, Umaru Musa Yar’Adua and Goodluck Jonathan, a report alleged on Wednesday. The report released by Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project at the

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“PDP will demonstrate its readiness for 2019 on Saturday”

Chairman of the PDP ‎Convention Planning Committee and Governor of Delta State, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa has said the party will send a very strong message to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and indeed Nigerians on Saturday. ‎The party non-elective

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President Buhari reportedly promises to resign if his health doesn’t get better

Nigerian president, Muhammadu Buhari, has reportedly given a timeline that he may resign if he fails to recover from his undisclosed illness. The President left Nigeria for London on May 7 on a medical follow up, leaving the office for

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Manchester United will start premier league with a positive feeling – Mourinho

Manchester United coach Jose Mourinho says the club will start their Premier League season with a positive feeling. The Portuguese coach stated this on Wednesday after the Red Devils lost 2-1 to Real Madrid in the Super Cup title match

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2017 Miss Nigeria USA pageant holds on Saturday

The organizers of the annual beauty contest say the 2017 edition of Miss Nigeria USA pageant would hold on Saturday. According to NAN, the Director of the Miss Nigeria USA pageant, Ms Joy Fakhoury, said on Tuesday in New York

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Anti-Buhari Protest: Freedom of expression under attack in Nigeria

By Gbenga Odunsi Several criticisms have trailed the policies of the Buhari-led administration, as most of them have posed a serious threat to the nation’s economic growth. However, indications have shown that criticizing President Buhari’s policies could lead people to

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Saraki has returned all pensions collected from Kwara State – Govt

The Kwara State Government has said the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has returned all the pensions he collected so far as a former two-term governor of the state. The Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to the Senate President, Mr.

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Dollar, others slump over North Korea’s nuclear crisis

The US Dollar slumped to its lowest close for almost three months Wednesday, leading an Asia-wide sell-off sparked by President Donald Trump’s apocalyptic warning over North Korea’s weapons programme. Escalating tensions around Pyongyang’s nuclear ambitions sent a shiver through markets

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Actor Jim Iyke joins the ‘Resume or Resign Protest’ in Abuja

Nollywood Actor, Jim Iyke, and Bring Back Our Girls convener, Aisha Yesufu have Joined The #ResumeOrResign and #OurMumuDonDo protest against President Buhari in Abuja. Share with friends on WhatsAppfollow us on twitter @aljazirahnewsng Share This:

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FG to set up technology hubs across the country- Osibanjo

By Mariam Sanni, Abuja The Acting President of Nigeria, Professor Yemi Osibanjo has revealed Federal government’s plan to establish innovation hubs across the country. Osibnajo, who disclosed this during his keynote speech at the ‘2017 Smart Cities Summit Nigeria’ held

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