Lai Mohammed explains why N15b donated by private Nigerians and companies can’t be shared to all Nigerian

Lai Mohammed, Nigeria's Minister of Information, has explained why the Federal government cannot share to Nigerians the funds donated by private Nigerians and organizations for the fight against COVID19.Over N15 billion have been donated by private Nigerians and organizations under the auspice ''COVID-19 Relief Fund''.Nigerians have called on the government to share the N15…

Celebrities call for arrest of journalists and security operatives swarming around Funke Akindele and JJC Skillz while being arraigned in court (video)

Some Nigerian celebrities have called for the arrest of journalists and security operatives spotted swarming around Funke Akindele and JJC Skillz while being arraigned in court today April 6, for violating a lockdown order on public gathering after they hosted a house party. LIB reported earlier that the couple were handed a…

Chinese Doctors and Nurses arriving Nigeria will have no physical contact with Coronavirus patients – Speaker, Femi Gbajabiamila

Speaker of Nigeria's House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila has shared details of his meeting with the two Ministers in charge of Health in country, following concerns expressed by indigenous medical practitioners and many Nigerians on the engagement of Chinese Doctors and Nurses for the management of COVID-19 in Nigeria.Recall the Nigerian Medical Association…

Report of two people dying after attending the birthday party of Ambassador Oguntade which I also attended is a rumour – Dele Momodu

Nigerian media personality, Dele Momodu has reacted to report of two people dying after attending the 80th birthday party of the Nigerian High Commissioner in the United Kingdom, Justice George Oguntade on March 10, 2020. Punch had reported that some prominent Nigerians including billionaire industrialist Chief Razak Akanni Okoya and his wife Shade, Chief Olusegun Osoba, a Nigerian journalist…

Donald Trump vows to hit 52 Iranian sites after announcement of 35 Americans targeted for retaliatory attacks over General Soleimani’s death

President Donald Trump has reacted to Iranian Government's announcement of identifying 35 US targets for retaliatory strikes after its Revolutionary Guards commander, Qasem Soleiman was killed in a United States airstrike ordered by the US President..Trump who insisted that Soleimani was already attacking the US embassy and preparing for additional…

Ex-BBNaija housemates Teddy A, BamBam engaged

Big Brother “Double Wahala ” housemates , Tope Adenibuyan aka Teddy A and Bamike Olawunmi aka BamBam are engaged .News Agency of Nigeria reports that the ‘ Double Wahala ’ housemates announced their engagement through their Instagram handles on Sunday .BamBam @ bammybestowed and Teddy @ iamteddyA posted a picture…

NUPENG issues 7-day strike notice to FG

Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers, NUPENG, yesterday, issued a seven-day strike notice to the Federal Government to compel Chevron Nigeria Limited, CNL, to honour the agreement it reached with the union on June 20, failing which members would down tools and begin an indefinite strike.In a statement…

US house of congress Speaker, Nancy Pelosi arrives Ghana to mark the 400th anniversary of the first enslaved Africans landing in America

United States House of Congress Speaker, Nancy Pelosi and her delegation have arrived in Ghana to mark the 400th anniversary of the first enslaved Africans landing in America.They were received at the Kotoka International Airport by Prof Ocquaye, U.S. Ambassador to Ghana, Stephanie S. Sullivan, Ghana’s Ambassador to the U.S.,…

Lilian Esoro writes on success

Lilian Esoro shared highlights from a recent conversation she had which centered on failure and success.The Nollywood actress noted that there is no formula for success as she advised people to see failure as a blessing in disguise and a lesson to learn and grow from.Lilian Esoro wrote on Instagram;I…

Senator Elisha Abbo granted bail

Senator Elisha Abbo who was detained yesterday after he surrendered himself to the Federal Capital Territory Police Command, following a video of him assaulting a nursing mother at a sex toy shop, has been granted a conditional bail.While it remains unclear if the lawmaker will be charged to court, it…

Nigerian Airforce helicopter crash-lands at Yar’adua International Airport In Katsina State

div class="separator" style="clear: both; text-align: center;">A Helicopter belonging to the Nigerian Air Force crashed-landed at the Umaru Musa Yar’adua International Airport, Katsina State yesterday June 12th.  The incident which occurred at about 3:00pm was confirmed in a statement issued on Wednesday by the NAF Director of Public Relations and Information, Air…

Okorocha receives his Certificate of Return from INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission INEC has finally issued former Imo state governor, Rochas Okorocha, a certificate of return for winning the February 23rd Senatorial election in Imo West.Okorocha was declared the winner of the February 23rd election but the returning officer, Innocent Ibeabuchi, said he was forced to make…