APC: We will win Ondo guber poll

The Ondo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has expressed total commitment to winning the November 26 governorship election in the state. The party in a statement by the state secretary, Mr. Raman Rotimi, made available to journalists in Akure, described a comment credited to some people that APC does not have what it takes to win the election as unfounded. The party noted that it remained unperturbed as all its efforts were geared towards emerging victorious in the forthcoming governorship election. We in APC remain resolute and…

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Queen Of Emerald Nigeria Culture 2016, Rita Jonnah Presents Award To Dr. Zainab Bagudu

The Wife Of the Governor of Kebbi state Dr. Zainab Bagudu Founder – MEDICAID Cancer Foundation organised a cancer walk, Tagged: Walk Play & Learn, that attracted celebrities from all works of life in the likes of RMD, Ajoke Silver ,Francis Duru etc (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); In that same vein,Great Emerald Multi Services the organisers of “Queen Of Emerald Nigeria” beauty pageant, which is centred on not just beauty but raising awareness on cervical cancer used that medium to appreciate her efforts and show of love towards the…

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Photo: American Airlines Plane Catches Fire At Chicago O’Hare Airport

No fewer than nine people were hurt and over 20 hospitalized when a plane caught fire at O’Hare International Airport today. America’s Federal Aviation Administration spokesman,Tony Molinaro, said American Airlines Flight 383 departed Chicago for Miami on Friday afternoon when it blew a tire and damaged an engine. Mr Molinaro added the pilot aborted the takeoff and everyone was taken to safety. One of the passengers, Hector Cardenas, told the Huffington Post the plane was about to take off when he heard an explosion. “Within 10 or 15 seconds, we…

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APC Faults Governor Mimiko’s Visit To President Buhari

APC in Ondo State has picked holes in the visit of the governor, Dr Olusegun Mimiko to President Muhamadu Buhari at the Aso Rock Presidential Villa after the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, confirmed Jimoh Ibrahim as the party’s governorship candidate. In a statement by the party’s State Publicity Secretary, Abayomi Adesanya, the party said “the mission of Governor Mimiko to Mr. President, on the crisis rocking the Ondo PDP over the party’s governorship candidature, “Has Governor Mimiko gone to complain to President Buhari as the leader of PDP? Now,…

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Yemi Osinbajo: Nigerians must be committed to good governance

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has reiterated his call on Nigerian elites to come together based on a common consensus to build the nation as Nigerians clearly desire good governance. Speaking at the gala/dinner event organised by the Christian Association of Nigerian-American (CANA) in Houston, USA at the weekend, the vice president noted that even in the midst of all the country was going through, “there is a growing consensus by all and sundry on the need for good governance.” According to a statement by Laolu Akande, Senior Special Assistant on…

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Kiss Daniel: The Reason Why i Cancelled Cameroon Concert

Management of Nigerian singer, Kiss Daniel have slammed Hit Factory and Nasco Entertainment for their ineptitude and failure to meet up with their signed obligations after the singer announced on Instagram a few moments ago that he’ll no longer be in Cameroon to headline the ‘Invasion Concert’ tonight. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); His manager, Louiza Williams, has this to say The event organizers couldn’t meet up with their obligations. We gave them several chances to do the needful but they failed. It’s really painful because we arrived from Dubai…

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Recession: Aliko Dangote urges FG to grant tax holidays to attract investments

The distressing state of the nation’s economy was brought to the fore at the weekend when the renowned business mogul, Aliko Dangote lamented that more than 100 million out of a population of 187 million Nigerians are wallowing in poverty. Dangote, the President of the pan-African conglomerate, the Dangote Group, told participants at the Executive Course No. 38, 2016 at the National Institute for Policy & Strategic Studies (NIPPS), Kuru , near Jos, Plateau state that the situation was unacceptable to him given Nigeria’s abundant resources. Delivering a paper on…

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Niger Delta Leaders Rejected FG’s $10bn Development Package

Ahead of their meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari, tomorrow, strong indications emerged, yesterday, that elders, leaders and stakeholders of the Niger Delta Region have rejected the Federal Government’s move to launch a $10 billion (N4 trillion) infrastructural rebirth investment programme in the area. The multi-trillion naira programme is part of the Short and Medium Term Priorities to Grow Nigeria’s Oil and Gas Industry (2015 to 2019), tagged the ‘7 BigWins’, a new initiative of the Ministry of Petroleum Resources. Dismissing the proposal as a blackmail since there is no money…

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Troops arrested Boko Haram drugs supplier

Troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE on patrol from Bama to Pulka, intercepted suspected Boko Haram terrorists drugs and other logistics suppliers from Firgi and Zawan axis, Bama LGA of Borno State, at suspected Boko Haram terrorists crossing point, trying to cross into Sambisa forest. The troops pursued them but were only able to apprehend Kadiri Umate, 35, while others fled into the bush. The patrol team recovered 35 packets of 500ml of Glucose Intravenous infusion (Drip), assorted analgesics and pain killer drugs, clothes, bathroom slippers, insecticides, salt, kolanuts and a…

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DON JAZZY SIGNS IYANYA TO MARVIN RECORDS

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); About a few months ago, Iyanya confirmed his departure from Triple MG to float his own record label after parting ways amicably with long-term partner Ubi Franklin. In what may be seen as the “October Surprise“, moments ago, Don Jazzy announced the signing of Iyanya to Mavin Records via his twitter page and as is the norm with the Mavins, Iyanya also released his first single under the imprint featuring Don Jazzy and Dr Sid titled “Up To Something“. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

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