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Nigerians top list of 2018 richest pastors [Full list]


Entering the year 2018, Forbes has released list of richest pastors in the world with the founder and General Overseer of Living Faith Church, Bishop David Oyedepo leading other pastors of the world. Also in the list include Pastor Chris Oyakhilome of the Believers’ Love World; T.B Joshua of the ...

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Benue killings: Buhari, Ortom in closed door meeting


President Muhammadu Buhari and the governor of Benue State, Samuel Ortom, are currently meeting inside the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The governor reportedly arrived the Presidential Villa at 10:50am and was led straight to the President’s office. The two leaders are currently meeting for the first time since the recent killings ...

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FG repatriates 481 Nigerians from Libya


No fewer than four hundred and eighty one Nigerians returned to the country yesterday from Libya. All the returnees will be temporarily camped at a Reception Centre in Port Harcourt pending formal transfer to their states. The returnees were accompanied by the Director- General of the National Emergency Management Agency( ...

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2019: How APC will capture South-East, South-South – Oyegun


The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, has revealed how his party will take over the control of power in the south-east and south-south geo-political zones in 2019. Oyegun spoke yesterday at the party’s national secretariat in Abuja while inaugurating a four-member strategic committee led ...

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Fayose became Governor by accident – Niyi Adebayo

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A former Governor of Ekiti State, Otunba Niyi Adebayo, has stated that Ayodele Fayose became Governor again by accident. Otunba Adebayo said this yesterday in Abuja while fielding questions from journalists, after the inauguration of a four-member strategic committee. He led the committee to do a forensic analysis of the ...

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El-Rufai talks tough on NUT strike, set to recruit 25,000 teachers


Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, Monday night, hailed teachers who ignored the strike called by the Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT). Teachers in public secondary and primary schools across the state on Monday began the indefinite strike. Reacting, El-Rufai through his spokesman, Samuel Aruwan, said although NUT officials tried to ...

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Shiite protesters, police clash in Abuja


A protest march by members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) on Monday turned violent after the protesters were tear gassed as they tried to force their way into the National Assembly complex in Abuja. The Shiite members are demanding the release of their leader, Ibraheem El-Zakzaky, who was ...

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The former Ivorian International star, Emmanuel Eboue, is dead. Emmanuel Eboue is reported to have committed suicide in London. Eboue, is believed to had struggled with long-term depression. He was found dead in his sister’s North London home according to Police. Ex-Ivorian football star Emmanuel Eboue did not leave a ...

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Minimum wage: Nigerian workers to smile soon – Ngige


Nigeria’s minister of Labour and employment, Dr Chris Ngige says Nigerian workers would smile soon, when they begin to reap an enhanced minimum wage. Ngige who spoke with journalist in Awka said the National Tripartite Committee set up by President Muhammadu Buhari has swung into action and would likely conclude ...

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Reno Omokri mocks FG over 8m blue collar jobs claim


Reno Omokri has taken a swipe at President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration over its claims of creating eight million blue collar jobs. Minister of labour and employment, Dr Chris Ngige earlier said the President Muhammadu Buhari-led federal government had created over eight million jobs in less than three years. Ngige said ...

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Notorious kidnapper, Don Waney’s corpse arrives Port Harcourt


The corpse of the notorious kidnapper and militant, Don Waney was brought to the 6 Division of the Nigerian Army, Port Harcourt on Sunday morning by soldiers and operatives of the Department of State Services. Don Waney, whose real name is Prince Igwedibia, was shot and killed alongside his second-in-command ...

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