Friday, April 12, 2024

NEWS

Photos: Tinubu observes Jumat prayer at Dolphin Estate Central

President Bola Tinubu joined Muslim faithful today (Friday) to observe Jumat prayer at the Dolphin Estate Central, Lagos. The President observed the prayer in company of VP Kashim Shettima and several Governors. See photos:  

Kingmakers nominate Olakulehin as next Olubadan

The Olubadan-In-Council, on Friday, nominated Oba Owolabi Olakulehin as the 43rd Olubadan of Ibadanland. The seat became vacant on Thursday, March 14, 2024, after the death of Oba Lekan Balogun, who reigned for two years and died at the age...

Oluchukwu becomes first Nigerian female officer cadet to graduate from UK Military Academy

Officer Cadet Owowoh Princess Oluchukwu, on Friday, became the first-ever Nigerian female officer to graduate from the UK’s Royal Military Academy Sandhurst (RMAS). According to a statement by Atinuke Akande-Alegbe, a Senior Communications & Public Diplomacy Officer at the Foreign...

Lagos court grants Emefiele N50m bail

Justice Rahman Oshodi on Friday granted the embattled former Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Godwin Emefiele bail to the sum of N50 million. Emefiele, embroiled in 23-count charge bothering on abuse of office and fraud totaling $4.5...

Celebrity transgender, Bobrisky, jailed 6 months over naira abuse

A Federal High Court in Lagos has sentenced a celebrity transgender, Idris Okuneye, a.k.a Bobrisky, to six months in jail without the option of fine. Recall that Bobrisky was convicted by Justice Abimbola Awogboro last week Friday, April 5, 2024,...

Otti mourns Ogbonnaya Onu

Abia State Governor, Dr Alex Otti, has expressed shock and grief over the death of the first Civilian Governor of the Old Abia State, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu. Otti who described Onu’s death as “a huge loss to Abia State, Ebonyi...

We can’t fix electricity problem of 50 years in one year – Adelabu tells Nigerians

Minister of Power, Adebayo Adelabu, said President Bola Ahmed Tinubu’s administration cannot fix the five decades of power sector challenges in one year. Adelabu disclosed this in a Channels Television interview on Thursday. He said the government is making consistent and...

Gov Idris warns Islamic scholars not to use pulpit for political, personal interest

Governor Nasir Idris of Kebbi State has called on Islamic scholars to stop using the pulpit to advance their political and selfish interests. Idris gave the advice when he received the Emir of Gwandu, Alhaji Muhammad Bashir, who paid him...

Okuama: Army invades another Delta community, razes homes

Troops of the Nigerian Army conducting a cordon-and-search operation over the March 14 killing of 17 military personnel at Okuama in Ughelli South Local Government Area, Delta State, yesterday invaded another community, Olota, and allegedly whisked away no fewer...

Kingmakers decide on Olubadan Friday

The Olubadan-designate, Oba Owolabi Olakulehin, will be ratified to become the Olubadan of Ibadanland on Friday (today) by the Olubadan-in-Council and his name forwarded to the Oyo State Governor, Mr Seyi Makinde, for approval. Olakulehin will be ratified during the...
- Advertisement -

Latest News

Photos: Tinubu observes Jumat prayer at Dolphin Estate Central

President Bola Tinubu joined Muslim faithful today (Friday) to observe Jumat prayer at the Dolphin Estate Central, Lagos. The President...
- Advertisement -