About 200 Nigerian immigrants in Ghana will celebrate the forthcoming Christmas and New Year day behind bars, Travels can authoritatively reveal. The majority (182) of the roughly 200 Nigerians
Daily Archives: December 20, 2012
It was meant to be a valedictory session, but it turned out to be a period of assessment, as the newly sworn-in Governor of Kaduna State, Mukhtar Ramalan Yero yesterday tongue-lashed the state commissioners, insisting they could not begin to accord him the respect he was never
Senate had a rowdy session yesterday over a recommendation that the Office of the National Security Adviser (NSA) coordinates the fight against terrorism. The session arose over the report of the Conference Committee on the Transfer of Convicted Offenders (Enactment and Enforcement) Act CAP.
The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Abubakar again, failed yesterday to produce Chairman of the Pension Task Team (PTT), AbdulRasheed Maina, before the Senate. Senate President David Mark had last Thursday signed a warrant of arrest on Maina which should have compelled the
Just as security operatives were combing kidnap hideouts in Delta State last week in their…
It was an extraordinary spectacle in Ikorodu; an unusual sight in an unusual night. Two hundred men and women arrayed in purple, black and yellow, vocalising an assortment of praise songs from sundown till sunrise. A dozen drummers and instrumentalists, standing atop an aesthetically decorated stage, producing a pleasant cocktail of vibrant, soul-lifting worship songs.
A society that puts freedom before equality will get neither. A society that puts equality before freedom will get a high degree of both.”- Milton Friedma n2015 is still far from now, but it seems like an average Nigerian politician is not interested in what he would use the political office he is occupying to do for the Nigerian masses that elected him! Nigerian politicians think more of the next election; not the next generation!
Former military head of state, General Yakubu Gowon (retd) yesterday revealed how he narrowly missed flying in the same helicopter that killed Governor Patrick Yakowa and five others last Saturday in Bayelsa State. Gowon made this known to newsmen in Kafanchan, Jema’a Local Government Area of
His name is Alhaji Umar and he works in the presidential villa. His love (some will say obsession) for star actress, Nkiru Sylvanus is an open secret in the Federal Capital Territoty and his home state, Kaduna. This guy, who is one of the trusted aides of Vice President Namadi Sambo,