UN, AU agree to foster stronger relationship

UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed has called for strengthening the relationship between the African Union (AU) and the UN to deliver on promised development for Africa’s youth. Mohammed stated this while addressing leaders from across the continent who had gathered at the AU headquarters in Addis Ababa, which was her first AU Summit since taking… Continue reading UN, AU agree to foster stronger relationship

Buhari praises UN for support against Boko Haram

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday at the 72nd Session of the UN General Assembly in New York, urged the world to strive for peace and decent living for all people. Buhari, who delivered Nigeria’s National Statement, lauded the international community’s support against Boko Haram and for providing support to address the huge humanitarian challenges in Nigeria’s… Continue reading Buhari praises UN for support against Boko Haram

Trump says North Korea leader on suicide mission

The U.S. President, Donald Trump, has described North Korea’s leader Kim Jong Un as a rocket man on a suicide mission. And he said his country will be forced to “totally destroy” North Korea unless Pyongyang backs down from its nuclear challenge. Trump spoke today at the 72nd UN General Assembly in New York, his… Continue reading Trump says North Korea leader on suicide mission

AN OPEN LETTER TO PRESIDENT BUHARI BY A CORPS MEMBER: LET’S MAKE NIGERIA WORK FOR ALL…

Your Excellency, With high hope of a better Nigeria,which my colleagues and I have committed ourselves, we welcome you back to the country. Permit me, your Excellency, to on behalf of all serving corps members convey our view on some critical issues to you via this very platform. I hope it gets to you. There… Continue reading AN OPEN LETTER TO PRESIDENT BUHARI BY A CORPS MEMBER: LET’S MAKE NIGERIA WORK FOR ALL…

LASU SUSPEND LASUSU ELECTORAL PROCESS

The Lagos state university (LASU), has put on hold the electoral process of it student union, Lagos state university student union (LASUSU) to conduct the forthcoming election. The university management through the Acting Dean student Affair (DSA), Dr. Obayori in a bulletin published within the campus on Thursday suspends all activities of the independent electoral… Continue reading LASU SUSPEND LASUSU ELECTORAL PROCESS

America set to go after Diezani Alison-Madueke

A former US State Department Nigeria specialist, Mathew Page, has suggested that a US civil forfeiture case to seize $144 million of assets from two cronies of Diezani Alison-Madueke, may just be the start of her legal troubles with America. US Justice Department last week filed an asset recovery case in Houston against Jide Omokore… Continue reading America set to go after Diezani Alison-Madueke

Police nab courier drug peddler in Kano

The Kano State Police Command has arrested a 22-year-old man, Stanley Arinze, for allegedly transporting hard drugs (Tramadol) worth N17.2 million from Lagos to Kano. The Command’s Public Relations Officer, DSP Magaji Majiya, made the disclosure while briefing newsmen on Tuesday in Kano. He said that the suspect was arrested on July 16. “Arinze who… Continue reading Police nab courier drug peddler in Kano

I won’t dump APC for PDP – Sen. Andy Uba

Senator Andy Uba has described as untrue news making the rounds that he planned to dump the All Progressive Congress (APC) for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) following the victory of Sen. Ahmed Makarfi at the Apex Court. In a statemnet signed by Joseph Itazi, Media Aide to Sen. Uba, the lawmaker said that he… Continue reading I won’t dump APC for PDP – Sen. Andy Uba