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UNN Direct Entry Admission Screening Form for the 2017/2018 Academic Session is out

University of Nigeria, Nsukka, UNN direct entry admission screening exercise application form for the 2017/2018 academic session is out. The management of the University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN) is inviting suitably qualified direct entry candidates to the 2017/2018 academic session admission screening exercise. Only candidates who have registered with Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) and have a Degree or ... Read More »

Covenant University 16th Matriculation Ceremony Date is Out – 2017/18

Covenant University matriculation ceremony date for fresh undergraduate and postgraduate students for the 2017/2018 academic session. This is to inform the members of the Public, that the Matriculation Ceremony For Covenant University, Ota, Ogun State, Newly Admitted Undergraduate and Postgraduate students will hold on Friday, 20th October, 2017. Venue of the event: The university Chapel in Covenant University, Canaan-land, Ota, ... Read More »

Buhari Signs University of Petroleum Resources Effurun Bill into Law

President Muhammadu Buhari has signed a bill establishing the Federal University of Petroleum Resources, Effurun, FUPRE, Delta state, with a pledge to continue to support the socio-economic development of the Niger Delta region. According to a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, the President, at the brief ceremony, pledged continued support for the socio-economic ... Read More »

Monkeypox spreads in Lagos, six other states, cases rise to 31

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) yesterday announced that fresh cases of Monkeypox disease had been recorded in the country. A statement by the NCDC Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Chikwe Ihekweazu, disclosed this. He said 19 fresh cases had been recorded across the country, aside from the 12 cases that were earlier recorded in Bayelsa State. According to the ... Read More »

FG Declares Monday Oct. 2nd A Public Holiday

the Federal Government has declared Monday, October 2, 2017 as a public holiday in commemoration of Nigeria’s 57th independence anniversary. It is reported that this declaration was made by the Minister of Interior, Lt. Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau (rtd) in a statement signed by the ministry’s Permanent Secretary, Mr. Abubakar Magaji. He congratulated Nigerians on the anniversary and urged them to ... Read More »

We Will Launch Operation Crocodile Smile In S-West, S-South – Army

The Nigerian Army has it will soon launch Operation Crocodile Smile II in the South-West and South South regions of the country. Army spokesman, Sani Usman, said this in an interview with Signature TV, an online platform. Although there are controversies surrounding Operation Python Dance in the South-East, Usman said the army had been getting “encouraging feedback.” He said: “Look, ... Read More »

Nnamdi Kanu’s Whereabouts Unknown – Lawyer

Nnamdi Kanu’s lawyer, Ifeanyi Ejiofor has claimed that soldiers of the Nigerian Army invaded the home of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) earlier today. In a statement, Mr Ejiofor accused the Nigerian Army of declaring war on Mr Kanu and supporters of IPOB. “The Military has declared war on the innocent, unarmed and defenceless civilians. Sporadic ... Read More »

EFCC arrests 8 internet fraudsters in Lagos

The EFCC, Lagos zonal office, has arrested eight suspected Internet fraudsters. The suspects are Samsonre: Olujobi, 28 (a.k.a Mau Rice, Melinda Mcginnis); Abraham Sunday ( a.k.a. Raymond Dodson) 32; Gabriel Ayo ( a.k.a. Robert Mcintosh, Donald Great) 25. Others are Omotayo Raphael (a.k.a. Michael Black) 25; Semiu Sunday Olawale (a.k.a. J. Cabtree) 23; Dafe Onosigho (a.k.a. Johna Kurz ) 27; ... Read More »

Nigerian Police arrest Alsatian dog for robbery in Lagos (Photo)

Operatives of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, Lagos State Police Command, have arrested an Alsatian dog named Bullet, for alleged robbery in the Ladipo, Oshodi area of the state. The state Commissioner of Police, Edgal Imohimi, during a parade of the dog at the command headquarters in Ikeja on Thursday, said two other robbery suspects, Odunade Olajide and Adeniyi Adisa, sent ... Read More »

Buhari Has Not Disappointed Me.. We Should Encourage Him – Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has said President Muhammadu Buhari has not disappointed him.  Obasanjo said this in an interview with Christiane Amanpour, CNN’s chief international correspondent on Thursday. He said the President should be encouraged to do more and given credit for his successes. “President Buhari has not disappointed me. Yes, he is fighting corruption, he is fighting insurgency,” he ... Read More »

BBOG To Begin Street Matches In October

  The BringBackOurGirls coalition said it would resume street marches in October if the Federal Government failed to take immediate steps to rescue the remaining 113 Chibok girls in Boko Haram captivity.   It also asked the government to send “a strong and high-powered Federal Government team to Chibok to reassure their parents,” noting that the lack of empathy for ... Read More »

“My Son Is Not Dead”- Governor Rochas Okorocha Debunks Death Rumuors Surrounding His Child

Governor Rochas Okorocha, has come out to debunk rumours circulating on social media that his son Afamefula, has died in a London hospital. According to a statement released by the Imo state government which reads; The attention of the government and good people of Imo State has been drawn to the false publication on the Social Media, talking about the ... Read More »

‘ I Sell Weed For N 40 Per Wrap’ – Suspect Confesses To NDLEA

A 25-year-old man, Zulkifil Aliyu, who specialises in illegal narcotics trade within Jos metropolis has been arrested by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in Plateau State. The agency’s Commander in the State, Mr Ibrahim Bragi, confirmed Aliyu’s arrest to newsmen in Jos. Bragi said the operatives found on the suspect 200 grammes of Tramadol tablets; 150 grammes of ... Read More »

Call For Nigeria’s Breakup Part Of Unity In Diversity’- Vice President Osinbajo

Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has advised Nigerians to save the energy and resources wasted on debates about division of the country. The Vice President said Nigeria in its diversity is the kind of country God has ordained. Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has advised Nigerians to save the energy and resources wasted on debates about division of the country. ... Read More »

Patience Jonathan Dares EFCC, ‘Recovers’ Seized Hotels (Read)

Patience, the wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan, has reportedly ‘recovered’ her N2bn hotel which was earlier shutdown by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission in June. The anti-graft agency had in June placed the red inscriptions, ‘EFCC Under Investigation’ all over the hotel which is located near Setraco Construction Company, off the Mabushi Kado Expressway. Findings by Punch showed ... Read More »

Any Man Who Sleeps With Ooni’s Ex-Queen Will Die If Not Cleansed – Ifa Priest

In the wake of the breakup of Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, and his former wife, Olori Wuraola, which expectedly created shockwaves and reverberated around the world, more salacious details have since emerged. Information gleaned from various social media platforms and other sources indicate that both parties, prior to being joined in matrimony, were divorcees, who ... Read More »