Rotimi Amaechi To Lead APC Presidential Campaign Team

rotimi amaechi

Rivers State governor, Rotimi Amaechi, has been appointed as Director General of the All Progressives Congress Presidential Campaign Organization.
Amaechi’s appointment, according to a statement issued by the APC National Publicity Secretary, Lai Mohammed, will drive the party’s efforts to win the 2015 presidential election. [Read more…]

Vera Sidika Finally Opens Her Hair Lounge

Vera Sidika

Vera Sidika

Recall that Kenya Socialite, Vera Sidika has been calling some of her Nigerian oil tycoons, that she needs money to start up a business, crying bitterly that she is tired of her controversial lifestyle?! Well, dreams do come true, she has finally opened one of the classiest hair lounge in Kenya…see more photos [Read more…]

Prison Inmates Can Now Vote During Elections

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Justice Mohammed Lima of the Federal High Court in Benin, Edo State, yesterday ruled that inmates of all prisons across Nigeria have the right to vote in all elections conducted in the country. [Read more…]

Promo NG Xmas Update 17/12/2014

Promo NG Xmas Update 17/12/2014

(i) Xmas Promo: You can now advertise on Promo Nigeria for just N30,000 Bi-annually and N55,000 annually. This offer is for a single ad banner rotated for 6months and 12months respectively.

(ii) Promo Nigeria double funding offer for advertisers still on and will close Friday 19th December. Advertisers can take advantage of this promo to get their products and services to more Nigeria this Xmas. [Read more…]

FG Negotiated With Fake Boko Haram Representatives

Indications emerged yesterday that the Federal Government negotiated with fake members of the Boko Haram terrorist group in its bid to proffer solution to the scourge of terror that has bedeviled the nation since 2009.

The revelation came even as the Department of State Security Service, DSS, announced the arrest of an aide to Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno State, Mr. Junaid Idrissa Khadi.

The agency also paraded several suspects, which it said were part of a well-orchestrated plan to spread falsehood, undermine and discredit efforts of the government to end terrorism. [Read more…]

2year Old Baby Requires N1.6 Million For Heart Surgery

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Baby Eyitayo Agbo

Eyitayo Agbo is a two-year-old with a hole in her heart.

The ailment started six months after she was born. Agbo, who finds it difficult to breathe and sleep, has been growing in pains because of the condition.

The only hope for Agbo is for her to be flown to India for a heart surgery and medics say she needs no fewer than N1.6m to cater to her treatment. [Read more…]

FG Condemns Repatriation of 30 Nigerians By Sudanese Govt

ebola sudan

Federal Government yesterday declared as “erroneous and unfortunate” the repatriation of 30 Nigerians by Sudan over suspicion of being infected by the Ebola Virus Disease, EVD.

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs said the Nigerian government had already protested the ill-treatment of the Nigerians to the Sudanese authority and was seeking appropriate redress. [Read more…]

Long Queues Back As Oil Workers Strike

fuel queue
Long queues resurfaced in many filling stations around the country yesterday as Nigeria’s two main oil workers’ bodies- Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) and the Nigerian Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) began a three-day nationwide warning strike. [Read more…]

Aircraft That Flew Over Synagogue Building Belongs To The Military – NAMA

synagogue plane

The National Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) has finally admitted that the aircraft that flew four times above the building at The SCOAN before its tragic symmetrical collapse belongs to the military.

This assertion came during the continued proceedings at the coroner’s inquest in Lagos to determine the cause of the buildings collapse. Prior to this, Chief Magistrate Oyetade Komolafe had reiterated the court’s intention not to witch-hunt or prosecute anybody, observing that it is only on a fact-finding mission aimed at forestalling future recurrences. [Read more…]

Wahala : Oil Workers Begin Nationwide Strike Today

oil workers strike

This strike should not be allowed to go on as it will spoil the yuletide season for Nigerians. Oil workers under the aegis of the NUPENG and PENGASSAN are set commence a nationwide strike on Monday to protest the inability of the Federal Government to carry out turnaround maintenance of the nation’s four refineries and reduce pump prices of petrol in line with the slump in global prices of crude oil.

The unions said their members had been fully mobilised, adding that the strike would not be suspended until there was a strong commitment from the government and managements/operators of affected oil companies on the issues. [Read more…]