Category Archives: Naija News

N1.98bn Scam Rocks University Of Ibadan (See Details)

Nigeria’s premier university, the University of Ibadan, is enmeshed in alleged corruption scandal bordering on misappropriation of varsity funds totalling over N1.98 billion. It was learnt that the sum is substantially internally generated annually from school fees and other levies charged by the university for

Sign Minimum Wage Now – NLC To Buhari

The Nigeria Labour Congress(NLC) has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to expedite actions towards signing the new minimum wage into law since it has been approved by the National Assembly. The Union lamented that since the new minimum wage of N30,000 was passed to the

Why National Assembly Should Probe Buhari – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called on the National Assembly to probe the borrowing spree of President Muhammadu Buhari’s government. PDP said the National Assembly should probe the terms of the borrowing and the handling of the funds. In a statement issued yesterday by

‘Why I Sucked My Own Daughter’s Breast’- 52-Year Old Man Speaks

A 52-year-old electrician in the Ikorodu suburb of Lagos, identified as Folorunso Oluwaseun, has admitted in court that he sucked his daughter’s breasts. Folorunso explained that he engaged in the act in order to make his daughter’s breasts round and big. However, the 17-year-old girl told

I Once Withdrew $10m Just To Look At It – Dangote (Video)

Aliko Dangote, Africa’s richest man who spoke at Mo Ibrahim governance weekend ongoing in Abidjan, disclosed that he once withdrew $10m just to look at it. The Billionaire who disclosed that he knew he was rich on paper but had to convince himself that he

Nigeria Suffers Severe Heatwave With No Relief In Sight

Nigeria has been in the grip of an intense heatwave over the past few weeks, with meteorologist saying there is no relief in sight until the seasonal rains set in next month. The extreme heat has been in place since March, with the Nigerian Meteorological

University Of Ibadan Lecturer Sets Himself On Fire

Mr A.O Subair, a lecturer in the Department of Mathematics at the University of Ibadan, has died after setting himself ablaze at his residence in the University. Mr Subair, a native of Kaduna State, had earlier resigned from the university but was yet to vacate

Free Internet Access For Nigerians Coming, Says FG

Adebayo Shittu, minister of Communications, has said that the federal government will ensure free access to the internet in public places across Nigeria. Mr Shittu said this in Abuja at a one-day stakeholders workshop on the role of the Public Internet Access for Economic Development.

BREAKING!! ASUU Resumes Indefinite Strike

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Taraba State University chapter, on Wednesday, resumed indefinite strike to press home its demands. The union had embarked on a strike in 2018 but suspended it when the Taraba government promised to meet its demands which included the

River Election: Nigeria Needs Men Like Him – Atiku Congratulates Wike

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 presidential election, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has congratulated Nyesom Wike of Rivers state over his re-election as governor of the state. While congratulating Wike for his victory, Atiku said ‘’it gives me much pleasure

CONGRATS! Nyesom Wike Wins Rivers Governorship Election

Nyesom Wike has been declared by INEC as the winner of the Rivers Governorship Election. Wike who ran under the umbrella of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), polled 886,264 votes to win the polls At the end of the final collation of the governorship election

Adeleke’s Nullification: Judgement Cannot Stand – SANs

Two Senior Advocates of Nigeria, (SAN) have said that the FCT High Court which nullified the nomination of Sen. Ademola Adeleke as the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the September 2018 Governorship Election in Osun, cannot stand the test of time. Speaking

BREAKING!! Wike Declared Winner Of Rivers State Governorship Election

Governor Nyesom Wike has been declared winner of the Rivers Governorship Election by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. Wike who contested under the umbrella of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), polled 886,264 votes to win the polls 2019 governorship election in the state. The final