National Assembly May Reconvene Earlier To Facilitate Budget Adjustment

The Members of the National Assembly will suspend their recess to reconvene on Thursday in order to consider the 2020 revised budget. The was disclosed by the Clerk of the National Assembly, Mohammed Sani-Omolori in a memo dated May 26. It reads; “This is to inform all distinguished senators and honourable members that resumption of plenary earlier scheduled for Tuesday, 2nd June, 2020 has been rescheduled to Thursday, 28th May, 2020 to enable members consider the Appropriation (Amendment) bill, 2020. “All distinguished senators and honourable members are expected to resume…

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WHO Fears Africa May Silently Be Ravaged By Virus If Testing Is Not Priotised

The World Health Organisation (WHO) fears that Africa may silently be ravaged by coronavirus should testing not be prioritised. Against predictions, Africa has been spared the worst impact of the coronavirus, but the World Health Organisation(WHO) is worried the continent could face a “silent epidemic” if its leaders do not prioritise testing for it. “My first point for Africa, my first concern, is that a lack of testing is leading to a silent epidemic in Africa. According to WHO Special Envoy Samba Sow, while speaking at a news conference in Geneva…

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A Twist Of Fate For Saidi Balogun As He Pulls Down 600k IG Followers

Saidi Balogun Pulls Down 600k Followers Instagram Page in a twist of fate which signifies the rise of a Phoenix. Indications have emerged to the effect that popular role interpreter, Saidi Balogun may be have kicked off with a rebranding process, hence his decision to pull down the photographs on his Instagram page. Insiders said the need to rebrand became necessary following the series of endorsements the talented actor has been getting in recent time , hence the need to rebrand to suite his evolving super star status. According to…

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Nigeria Airforce In Collaboration With Ahmadu Bello University Fabricated Ventilators Ready For Use

The Chief of Air Staff, Sadique Abubakar, Monday announced that ventilators locally fabricated by the Nigeria Air Force (NAF) scientists are now ready for the treatment of COVID-19 and other respiratory-related diseases. The air marshal, said the ventilators were jointly fabricated by the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria and NAF. He made this announcement while hosting a Sallah luncheon for frontline troops of the NAF at the headquarters of Air Task Force Operation Lafiya Dole in Maiduguri. In his words; “whilst sustaining the fight against the seen enemy, NAF personnel must…

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The “Africaness” Of An Irish-Born Princess: Life And Style Of Akarachi Ekeh

Happy Africa Day 2020!!! ….and it’s going to be a long month celebrating who we truly are and our source & heritage. In this course of celebration, we bring to you beautiful Diasporas; male, female, young and old as we celebrate their uniqueness and ‘Africanness.’ On that note, meet our lovely princess Akarachi Ekeh, a true Irish kid of African extraction; a true daughter if the soil. Her maternal source is the fountain of knowledge in Ekiti-State while she ‘be oyigbo’ directly from Imo State as dad bestowed on her.…

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Ooni Showers Aregbesola With Encomium On His 63rd Birthday

OONI LAUDS AREGBESOLA @ 63, CALLS HIM AN EPITOME OF LOYALTY – Moses ‘Yera Olafare. Arole Oduduwa & Ooni of Ife, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II has described the Nigeria’s Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola as a great icon of public service and epitome of loyalty that must always found worthy of celebrations. Ooni Ogunwusi who doubles as the permanent chairman of Osun state council of Obas and Co-chairman of National Council of Traditional Rulers of Nigeria(NCTRN) spoke in a press statement released by his Director of Media…

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Okeke Obinnwane (Invictus) Ready For A Guilty Plea Bargain With US Authority Over Fraud Charges

The young and vibrant CEO and Nigerian businessman by the name Obinwanne Okeke who was arrested in the United States last August, has surrendered after months of putting up a good fight against the two-count charge of wire and computer fraud slammed on him by American authorities. Mr Okeke, also known as Invictus Obi in Nigeria. He was named as one of the best grossing under 30s by Forbes. Mr. Okeke has now told American authorities of his resolve to enter a guilty plea to suffice a lesser sentence. The…

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NIDCOM, Abike Dabiri-Erewa and Minister Ali Pantami Fights Dirty On Twitter As They Trend For Hours

How appaling to have 2 federal agencies in Nigeria fight over office space in public domain. The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), Abike Dabiri-Erewa, on Sunday, shared that the agency no longer has an office from which it operates. NIDCOM published a video on Twitter where the CEO was quoted saying, the agency has not had an office for a year now. Abike said; “In one year, we don’t have an office. The office we got, given to us by NCC but we were…

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