Photos: Obafemi Martins Set To Undergo Surgery As Hopes To Make Super Eagles Squad Faint

Injured Nigerian international striker, Obafemi Martins, who has been ruled out of action for between six and seven months with a Quadriceps Tendon Rupture, is set to travel to the UK to undergo surgery, his Chinese club, Shanghai Shenhua, announced on Thursday. The former Super Eagles forward reported suffered the injury during an Asian Champions […]

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NIGERIAN BREAKING NEWS _ I-G appoints new CP to re-organise FCIID in Lagos

The Inspector-General of Polıce, Mr Ibrahim Idris, has appointed Mr Ibrahim Umar as the new Commissioner of Polıce in charge of Force Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department (FCIID), Alagbon-Close, Ikoyi, Lagos. The spokesman of the department, DSP Pascal Ogazi, who confirmed the appointment to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), said the new police boss […]

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BREAKING NEWS – Ekiti govt. promotes 18 Vice- Principals, 27 others

The Ekiti State Government has elevated 18 Vice Principals to the post of Principals. The News Agency if Nigeria (NAN) reports that also promoted are 7 Heads of Departments (HODs) to the post of Vice Principals. The Chairman of the State Teaching Service Commission (TESCOM), Chief Abiodun Falayi on Sunday told NAN in Ado Ekiti […]

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NIGERIA – Crude oil price increase should not affect economy diversification

A member of Osun House of Assembly, Mr Olatunbosun Oyintiloye has urged the Federal Government not to allow the slight improvement in the price of crude oil at the international market affect its economy diversification policy. Oyintiloye (APC-Obokun), said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday in Osogbo. “While […]


BREAKING NEWS – Nigeria Immigration Service promotes 8821 officers and men

The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) has promoted 8821 Officers and Men for 2017 promotion exercise. The senior officers’ promotion list which was approved by the Civil Defence, Fire, Immigration and Prison Service Board (CDFIPB) at its 59th meeting held on the 16th January, 2018, has a total of 5070 newly promoted officers. It comprises 23 […]


BREAKING NEWS – Police in South Africa kill another Nigerian

Police in South Africa kill another Nigerian – A 27- year-old man, Ebuka Okori has reportedly been killed in South Africa – Bartholomew Eziagulu, the Chairman of the Nigerian Union chapter in Kwazulu Natal Province of the country confirmed the death of Okori – Eziagulu said the victim was killed by the police when he […]

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Reps give committee 8 weeks to investigate sharp practices in housing sector

– The House of Representatives urged the Federal Ministry of Power, works and housing to put in place appropriate mechanism to ensure registration of all estate developers – A lawmaker said in spite of the attractive and motivational incentives by successive governments, there was still a huge housing deficit for low income earners – He […]


Why Works ministry didn’t carry out any capital project in 2017 – Fashola

Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola has explained why his three-fold portfolio did not carry out any capital project in 2017. He attributed the situation to the late passage of the 2017 budget. Fashola made this known on Wednesday when he appeared before a senate committee to defend the ministry’s 2018 budget. “The […]

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