Category: The News Blog

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqDecember 15, 2018

Dogara says Tradermoni scheme is one of the highest forms of corruption; SDP abandons Atiku ahead of 2019, pulls out of CUPP I Other top stories this week

These are the stories that drove conversation this week: Speaker of the House of Representatives,  Yakubu Dogara, condemned the implementation ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqDecember 15, 2018

Nigerian Army lifts suspension on activities of UNICEF in North East

Hours after the Nigerian Army suspended the operations of  the United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) in the North-East, alleging that ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqDecember 14, 2018

#2019Debate: We have the largest social investment policy in the history of our country – Yemi Osinbajo

The Vice President and running mate to the Presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Yemi Osinbajo has said that ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqDecember 14, 2018

#2019Debate: There is no subsidy anywhere, we are only subsiding inefficiency – Peter Obi

The Vice Presidential Candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Peter Obi has described the current subsidy regime on petrol in the ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqDecember 14, 2018

#2019Debate: You can’t shut down your shop and be chasing criminals – Peter Obi

The Vice Presidential Candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Peter Obi has berated the Muhammadu Buhari-led administration over its ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqDecember 14, 2018

The Late 5: Things are going to be harder than now – Buhari; Nigerian Army accuses UNICEF of sabotage in North East | Other top stories

These are the stories that drove the conversation today: President Muhammadu Buhari has warned governors and other leaders in the ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqDecember 14, 2018

BREAKING: Trouble for Donald Duke’s ambition as court declares Jerry Gana SDP candidate

An FCT High Court in Maitama has declared a former Minister of Information, Prof. Jerry Gana, as the winner of the ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 14, 2018

Entertainment Roundup: Kanye West rekindles beef with Drake | Other top stories

Here’s everything you missed in entertainment yesterday and others that unravelled while you slept – and are still buzzing today. ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 14, 2018

Linda Ikeji releases photos of her son, reveals details of his paternity

Linda Ikeji has released photos of her son, Jayce. But that’s not all. She also revealed the identity of his ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 14, 2018

The Big 5: Ibe Kachikwu explains major reason fuel subsidy must end; 71 Reps sponsor bill to reintroduce parliamentary system | Other top stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today. The Senate Thursday, approved $1 billion for the completion of Ajaokuta ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqDecember 13, 2018

Why Sowore, Donald Duke are not part of the selected candidates for the Presidential debate – NEDG

The Nigeria Elections Debate Group (NEDG) has reacted to criticisms that have trailed the selection of political parties expected to participate in ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqDecember 13, 2018

The Late 5: Sowore protests exclusion from Presidential debate, Ezekwesili, Moghalu react; In a sane society, a peace accord is not necessary – Donald Duke | Other top stories

These are the stories that drove the conversation today: President Muhammadu Buhari has said that the Petroluem Industry Bill was ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqDecember 13, 2018

If you don’t have power, it is not the government’s problem – Fashola

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola late Wednesday said that it is not the Federal Government’s problem ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqDecember 13, 2018

Oby Ezekwesili, Fela Durotoye, Moghalu react to exclusion of Sowore, Donald Duke from Presidential debate

Ahead of the January 19 Presidential debate for front line Presidential candidates of the country’s major political parties, some of ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 13, 2018

President Buhari to present 2019 budget to NASS next week

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara has said President Muhammadu Buhari has notified the National Assembly of his intention to ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 13, 2018

Saraki, Murray-Bruce, others to attend launch of Trump’s Africa Strategy in Washington

Nigeria’s Senate President, Bukola Saraki is set to attend the launch of U.S. President Donald Trump’s Strategy for Africa, which will ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 13, 2018

Buhari promises rewards for “loyal and hardworking” supporters

President Muhammadu Buhari has promised his supporters that their efforts will be rewarded if he re-elected in 2019. Buhari made ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 13, 2018

Entertainment Roundup: ‘Aquaman’ sets pre-sales record; Weinstein’s lawyer says the #MeToo women lied | Other top stories

Here’s everything you missed in entertainment yesterday and others that unravelled while you slept – and are still buzzing today. ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 13, 2018

The Big 5: ‘Army organises private burial for soldiers killed in Metele attack’; Lagos CP counters Shogunle on sex in a car | Other top stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today. President Muhammadu Buhari Wednesday, at the first National Summit on Healthy ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqDecember 12, 2018

Having sex in a car without lawful excuse is criminal – Lagos Police command warns residents

Following a raging controversy on social media over an incident that occurred last week wherein a couple was harassed by ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqDecember 12, 2018

The Late 5: 2019 wouldn’t be about who tell the most lies – Sanwo-Olu replies Agbaje; SDP abandons CUPP, forges ahead with Donald Duke; | Other top stories

These are the stories that drove the conversation today: The Governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos, ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqDecember 12, 2018

APC lambasts PDP, Atiku over handling of 2019 peace accord

The governing All Progressives Congress (APC) has criticised the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and its Presidential Candidate, Atiku Abubakar over its absence ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqDecember 12, 2018

Huge challenge for FG as Polytechnic lecturers embark on indefinite strike

The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) on Wednesday embarked on an indefinite nationwide strike, citing non-implementation of an agreement ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqDecember 12, 2018

For the second time, FG berates Obasanjo over comments on Buhari

The Presidency has dismissed the recent statement credited to former president Olusegun Obasanjo, that he is not neutral in the ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 12, 2018

Just In: Atiku, Ezekwesili finally sign peace pact

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Atiku Abubakar has signed the peace accord ahead of the 2019 general ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 12, 2018

Resolving traffic issues in Lagos would be a major priority- Sanwo Olu

2019 Lagos governorship All Progressive Congress (APC) candidate, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has said the traffic situation in Lagos will be a ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 12, 2018

Entertainment Roundup: AY says Nollywood is a snitching community; Nick Cannon defends Kevin Hart | Other top stories

Here’s everything you missed in entertainment yesterday and others that unravelled while you slept – and are still buzzing today. ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 12, 2018

The Big 5: Atiku boycotts peace pact; Miyetti Allah attack Anglican Bishops over comment on terrorism | Other top stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today. People’s Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar says he did ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 12, 2018

PDP’s Atiku absent as presidential candidates sign peace pact

Presidential candidates gathered Tuesday, in Abuja, to pledge their commitment to a peaceful election in 2019 – an initiative of ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqDecember 11, 2018

Nigeria Debate Group snubs Donald Duke, Sowore ahead of Presidential debate

Ahead of the February 16 Presidential elections, the Nigerian Elections Debate Group (NEDG) and the Broadcasting Organisations of Nigeria (BON) ...

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