Buhari Has Fulfilled His Promise On Economic Recovery – APC

The All Progressives Congress, APC, has lauded the federal government for the nation’s recent exit from economic recession as announced by the National Bureau of Statistics, NBS. The party expressed this in a press statement on Wednesday signed by the National Publicity Secretary, Bolaji Abdullahi. “APC also commends the National …

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It May Take 20 Years To Break My Records– Bolt

Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt predicted Tuesday during an appearance in Japan that the world records he set during his illustrious track career could last for two decades. Jim Armstrong of the Associated Press passed along comments from Bolt, who said he went up against the “best era” of competition, which …

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10 Most Powerful Nigerian Celebrities (With Pictures)

They command the highest levels of admiration and reverence in the country. Experts in their respective fields, they inspire millions of Nigerians and provoke heated conversations. Here are the Top 10 Most Powerful Nigerian Celebrities. 10. D’Banj, 34 (Musician) One of Africa’s contemporaneous music sensations, Dapo Daniel Oyebanjo, better known …

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Kim And Kanye’s 3rd Child Due In January

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West’s third child is due at the end of January. The couple have hired a surrogate because she has a medical condition – placenta accreta – that became extremely serious during her second pregnancy. TMZ has now revealed the baby will be here by the winter. …

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Agriculture Has Helped South Africa Exit Recession

South Africa has exited its first recession in eight years after the economy recorded 2.5 percent growth in the second quarter, official statistics released Tuesday showed. Statistics South Africa said gross domestic product (GDP) “increased by 2.5 percent in the second quarter of 2017, following a decrease of 0.6 percent …

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Flood Destroys Makurdi-Lafia-Abuja Road

The only road linking Lafia, the Nasarawa State capital, to the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, is about splitting into two at the Yelwa settlement, on the outskirts of Makurdi, Benue State. The situation was of serious concern to motorists and commuters plying the road on Tuesday as many of them …

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FEC Meeting Cancelled For This Week – Lai Mohammed

The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, said the weekly Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting would not hold on Wednesday due to inadequate time to prepare the documents for the meeting. The minister made the announcement in a statement on Tuesday in Kano by his Special Adviser, Segun Adeyemi. He stated …

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Nigerian Chigozie Killed In India Over Biafra

Argument over desirability of  Biafra by some Nigerians in India has been  blamed for the death of  N. Chigozie, a 33 year old who came to India with a student visa. Indian police in Bengaluru are already probing the death. The body of the Nigerian was found near the railway …

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Suitor Dies In Katsina Sharo Marriage Flogging Game

A young man, Yari Inusa, has died while competing with another suitor for a lady’s hand in marriage. The incident happened at Durmin Biri village, in the Kafur Local Government Area of Katsina State. Police sources said the man died following injuries he sustained on the head when he engaged …

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Nigerian Economy Out Of Recession According To Statistics

The Nigerian economy is out of recession, the National Bureau of Statistics has announced this morning. According to the NBS, in the second quarter of 2017, the nation’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) grew by 0.55% (year-on-year) in real terms, indicating the emergence of the economy from recession after five consecutive …

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