Breaking News
Home / NewsPosts247 (page 3)

NewsPosts247

Kogi retires eight perm secs, dismisses 1,774 other workers

download

Kogi Government on Sunday confirmed the compulsory retirement of eight permanent secretaries, some directors and dismissal of 1, 774 others from the state civil service. The News Agency of Nigeria gathered in Lokoja that the affected staff were served their letters last December. The letters were signed by the state ...

Read More »

Fire consumes 20 seized vehicles in Lagos customs’ warehouse

download (6)

There was panic at the Nigeria Customs Service, Federal Operations Unit, Ikeja, Lagos, on Thursday after fire broke out at the agency’s warehouse. PUNCH Metro learnt that 20 vehicles, consisting of six articulated vehicles, 12 cars and two minibuses, were consumed by the fire. The intervention of firefighters from the ...

Read More »

Police arrest two soldiers with stolen truck

download (5)

The police have nabbed two soldiers who deserted the army while attempting to cross the border to Republic of Niger in a stolen unregistered navy blue Ford pick-up truck. The suspects, identified as Abubakar Ibrahim and Jaduwa Thalma, were said to have deserted the military during an operation against the ...

Read More »

IPOB to begin Hausa radio service Saturday

download (2)

The Indigenous People of Biafra, on Thursday, said it would begin the transmission of a Hausa service radio station on Saturday. The Media and Publicity Secretary of the group, Emma Powerful, disclosed this in statement in Awka, Anambra State. He said the move was in keeping with IPOB’s promise to ...

Read More »

Blackout as electricity grid collapses twice in 16 hours

download (6)

Within a space of about 16 hours, the country’s electricity grid collapsed twice, leaving many parts of the country in total blackout. It was learnt that the first collapse of the power transmission grid occurred on Tuesday, January 2, 2018 at about 10.20pm, while the second happened at 2.19pm on ...

Read More »

Igbo will never go to war again, says Ohanaeze

download (5)

The Igbo apex socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has said that the Igbo will never again go to war to resolve conflicts in the country. It said the Igbo would rather use diplomacy as a tool for peace and conflict resolution. The President-General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief Nnia Nwodo, stated this ...

Read More »

How Idi Amin of Uganda fought climate change

a860dd255edf583c6047c0a95aebb070_600

The name Idi Amin has gathered so much negative connotations over the years that it is understandable why most people in today’s world may not want to know anything about the man behind the name. It is taken for granted that there is nothing good about the former Ugandan head ...

Read More »

Can Buhari still bring the change?

download (4)

Next to a slithering sense of incompetence bordering on lack of preparedness, the incurable vacillating disposition of President Muhammadu Buhari would be the biggest culprit for the seeming ineffectiveness of his administration. It started right from the beginning. The President just seemed to imagine that four years was an eternity. ...

Read More »

Ekiti residents protest murder charge against Olukere

download (3)

Residents of Ikere Ekiti trooped out in their large numbers on Wednesday to stage a peaceful protest and demanded the unconditional release of the Olukere Ekiti, Oba Ganiyu Obasoyin. The residents described the murder case against the king as politically-motivated by the state government to dent his image. The Olukere, ...

Read More »

New Year: Pastor Enenche Releases 2018 Prophecies…See Details

download

Popular Nigerian pastor, Dr Paul Enenche, has released the prophecies for 2018 as Nigerians are ushered into the new year. Dr Paul Enenche, the Senior Pastor, Dunamis International Gospel Centre (DIGC), Abuja, has released 2018 prophecies declaring the New Year as the year of open doors. According to The Nation, ...

Read More »

Charly Boy Lists Prophecies For 2018

download

A former PMAN president, Charles ‘Charlie Boy’ Oputa has joined the host of Nigerian clerics in dropping prophetic utterances for the year 2018. Controversial veteran entertainer, Charly Boy fondly referred to as Area Fada, has taken to Instagram to share his list of prophecies for the year 2018. In his ...

Read More »
Translate »