Nigeria News

With Chief of Staff gone, here are 5 other positions ex-governor can occupy in Buhari govt

President Muhammadu Buhari, today, June 29, 2015, reportedly appointed former Military Administrator of Kaduna State, Hamidu Ali as his Chief of Staff. The news has been received with widespread surprise as it had earlier been rumoured that former Lagos State Governor, Babatunde Fashola would be appointed to fill the post. Despite not being appointed Chief […]

Nigeria News

‘We’ll show Boko Haram no mercy’ – President reacts to recent Borno, Yobe bombings

The President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned the latest Boko Haram attacks in Borno and Yobe states, describing the terrorists as “cowards who lack any moral inhibition and any iota of humanity to reason compassionately. He said they will not be spared in Nigeria. ”They will not find Nigeria a safe haven, because “they would be […]

Nigeria News

‘Saraki, Dogara rebellion backed by Northern elite, oil barons,’ APC chieftain says

Former Interim National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bisi Akande has said that the emergence of Bukola Saraki as Senate President and Yakubu Dogara as Speaker of the House of Representatives was backed by Northern elites and oil barons who feel threatened by President Muhammadu Buhari’s anti-corruption war. Akande also described the rebellion […]

Sports

NFF fire Super Falcons coach

After a dismal FIFA Women's World Cup, Super Falcons coach, Edwin Okon has been relieved of his duties. Okon led the Super Falcons to the World Cup in Canada where they crashed out in the first round and his contract has not been renewed by the Nigeria Football Federation. Okon's girls could not win a […]

Politics

Olejeme, NSITF and social protection

Dr. Ngozi Olejeme possesses charm, class, beauty, elegance and a caring sensibility. Mention Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund (NSITF) and immediately it conjures images among Nigerians of this very energetic woman. NSITF has become a leading public organization in the country. It didn’t take long for Dr. Olejeme to make her mark. A woman seeking […]