SYNAGOGUE: NEMA, LASEMA Were Uncoordinated, Had Inadequate Equipment – Witness

At the ongoing coroner’s inquest into what caused a building at The Synagogue, Church Of All Nations (SCOAN) to fatally collapse, a British-Nigerian property developer, who was a witness to the incident, has expressed his dismay at both the attitude and apparatus of Nigerian government rescue agencies. [Read more…]

Police Arraign Abiodun Mukadamu Over Threat To Life In Ogun State

The Police in Ogun State have arraigned a 32-year-old man, Abiodun Mukadamu, over alleged threat to life.

The accused, who resides at No. 25, Akinsanya Street, Iyana Iyesi, Ota in Ogun, is standing trial on a three-count charge of threat to life, conspiracy and stealing before an Ota Magistrates’ Court. [Read more…]

JAMB Says A University Mobilized 27 Groundnut Sellers for NYSC

groundnut sellers

I found this quite unbelievable. According to Dailysun, Prof. Dibu Ojerinde,Registrar of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), yesterday accused the management of an unnamed tertiary institution of sending the names of over 27 groundnut sellers to his organisation for regularization and mobilisation for the one-year compulsory National Youth Service Corps (NYSC). [Read more…]

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…]