NCAA directs Arik to return luggage of London-Lagos passengers, pay compensation

Arik AirThe Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has given its verdict on the wrangle between the management of Arik Air and some 40 passengers who have been protesting the non-arrival of their baggage for five days since arriving Nigeria from London.… CONTINUE READING

Time magazine names Donald Trump “Person of the Year”

Time Magazine on Wednesday announced US President-elect Donald Trump as the 2016 Person of the Year which its editor described as a “straightforward’’ choice.donald-trump

According to the Magazine, Trump was named due to the way he has shaken up US … CONTINUE READING

NUPENG to embark on three-day warning strike

The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) said on Wednesday that it would embark on a three-day warning strike in 2017 if oil and gas companies failed to address workers’ welfare.Image result for nupeng

NUPENG President, Mr Igwe Achese, who … CONTINUE READING

Police issues statement on Wike’s CSO was removed

The Nigeria Police Force said it redeployed DSP Promise Nwosu, Chief Security Officer, CSO to Gov. Nyisome Wike of Rivers state as a result of gross professional misconduct.NYESOM-WIKE

This debunked accusations that the move was politically motivated.

In a statement … CONTINUE READING

Buhari swears-in six INEC Commissioners

The new INEC Commissioner take oath of office on Wednesday in Abuja.

 President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday swore in six Commissioners of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).

Those who took the oath of office were AVM Ahmed Tijani Mu’Azu


Do You Agree? Maiduguri is now safer than Lagos, Abuja, other states – Shettima

The Governor of Borno State, Kashim Shettima, has made what many will consider a controversial statement, when he alleged that the state capital is now safe, even more than Lagos, Abuja and other state capitals in Nigeria.Kashim Shettima

Shettima, whose state … CONTINUE READING

59th Grammy Awards: Full list of nominees by category, as Wizkid earns first Grammy nomination

The nominees for the 59th Grammy Awards were announced on Tuesday, December 6, with last year’s Best New Artist winner Meghan Trainor unveiling the contestants for the marquee categories live on CBS.2017-grammy_nominees_album

Beyonce led the field with 9 nominations, followed


Reps move to separate office of the AGF from that of the Justice Minister

The House of Representatives on Tuesday, moved to separate the office of Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) from that of Minister of Justice.Yakubu Dogara

The move followed the second reading of a Bill for an Act to alter the 1999 Constitution … CONTINUE READING

Okonjo-Iweala disown 2019 campaign poster endorsing Atiku

Former minister of finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has distanced herself for the campaign poster making round on social media.Atiku Okonjo Iweala

The poster purports that Okonjo-Iweala will be contesting the presidency with former vice president, Atiku Abubakar, who is said to run for … CONTINUE READING

Kogi has emerged overall winner of Abuja carnival

The Abuja Carnival which started on Dec. 3 came to a close, with Kogi State emerging as the overall winner.

Kogi won a total of six trophies and six plaques under different categories.

Representative of the Vice President, Mr Babafemi