Rains likely to affect power supply across Nigeria – Fashola

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, has disclosed that there would be drop in power supply because of the rains. He said power equipment are prone to destruction... Read more »

Okorocha kicks as S’East APC retains Izunaso, other NWC members

The South East caucus of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has endorsed the retention of the national officers representing the zone in the National Working Committee (NWC). Former governor of Abia State... Read more »

NNPC boss denies non-remittance of revenue to Fed Account

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) insisted Thursday that it has been faithfully remitting all revenues accruing to it to the Federation Account. A statement from the corporation in Abuja quoted the... Read more »

UNILAG vows to probe sexual impropriety allegation against don

The Management of University of Lagos (UNILAG) says it will investigate allegation of sexual harassment leveled against an unnamed lecturer. The authority in a statement from the office of the Vice-Chancellor Corporate... Read more »

Nigerian crude struggling to find buyers

Unfavourable arbitrages both east and west have hurt demand for West African light sweet crudes, particularly from traditional buyers such as Indian refineries that have started to snap up shale instead. Traders... Read more »

N700m fraud: Ex-gov paraded like criminal, sent to prison

 The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Thursday, arraigned the former governor of Kaduna State, Mukhtar Ramalan Yero; former Minister of State, Nuhu Somo Wya; former People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Kaduna State... Read more »

Why I didn’t honour Senate’s invitation – IGP Idris

The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, has given reasons why he cannot personally appear before the Senate. The IGP, who faulted the Senate’s insistence on his personal appearance, said his... Read more »

‘Why we floated CH Lounge’

By Samuel Onyekwere Since the inception of the new Nollywood close to two decades ago, with much focus on Lagos, Surulere has been the melting pot that brings together most of the... Read more »

Keyamo expresses shock over Aboderin’s death

Fiery lawyer, Mr Festus Keyamo (SAN), has expressed deep shock over the death of the Chairman of Punch Newspapers, Mr. Wale Aboderin. Keyamo, writing in his personal capacity, as well as the... Read more »

Punch chairman Wale Aboderin is dead

The Chairman of Punch Newspapers, Mr. Gbadebowale Wayne Aboderin, is dead. He was 60 years old. His death was announced today by the newspaper. The newspaper said Aboderin died early Thursday morning... Read more »
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