President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Orji Ogbonnaya Orji as the executive secretary of the Nigeria Extractives Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI). Orji succeeds Waziri Adio who was appointed in February 2016. His appointment, which takes effect from February 19, 2021, for a single term of five years, was announced by Willie...
Apostle Johnson Suleman has revealed that he bought his 3rd jet during the height of the Covid-19 pandemic while others were complaining that times are hard.   "In Covid I bought my third jet," he told his congregation.   He explained that he didn't want the pandemic to end because he was able...
A housewife, Queen Beatrice has reportedly killed her husband Emmanuel lkukuni with a plank in Okitipupa area of Ondo state. It was gathered that the ugly incident occurred at Omotosho in Okitipupa council area of the state. The suspect it was learnt attacked her husband for receiving a call from another...
A popular fabric dealer, Cicada, on Tuesday, February 16, reposted photos of President Buhari with his granddaugher at her wedding which reportedly took place recently.   "Picture of the President of the federal republic of Nigeria and his newly wedded granddaughter and her husband and the family." the post reads.     Buhari is pictured with...
The names of the abducted pupils and teachers of Government Science College, Kagara have been released. The Nation had reported bandits invaded Government Science College Kagara and abducted 27 students, 3 teachers, two non teaching staff and 9 family members of the staff staying in the quarters on Wednesday morning. The...
Convicted international fraudster, Obinwanne Okeke, popularly known as Invictus Obi, has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for fraud.   The Nigerian national was sentenced by Chief District Judge, Rebecca Smith, after he was convicted for involvement in a computer-based intrusion fraud scheme that caused approximately $11m in known losses...
The pastor who canceled a wedding because the couple were few minutes late to church has died on the same date his wife died.   Pastor Essa Ogorry of Fulfilling Word Foundation Church, Trans Amadi, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, died on Tuesday, February 16, 2021.     His wife, Tonyemieba Essa-Ogorry, also died on...
Wife of the Vice President, Dolapo Osinbajo has celebrated the First Lady, Aisha Buhari, who turned 50 today, February 17.   Mrs Osinbajo, in a post on Instagram on Wednesday, said a prayer for the wife of the President, wishing her a long life and good health.   "Happy 50th birthday HE aishambuhari. I...
A man who has been in a Nigerian prison for the past three years has cried out while accusing his half-sister of being responsible for his predicament.   The man named Olupelumi Fagboyegun, claimed his half-sister, Justice Olarenwaju Olutoyin Akeredolu née Fagboyegun, who is the Chief Justice of Ondo state and...
Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Nigeria’s former Finance Minister has said that she was surprised that President Donald Trump's administration could stand in her way of leading the World Trade Organisation (WTO).   The new Director-General of WTO who disclosed that she did not see it coming, said she felt she had a good understanding with...
President Buhari has written to the Nigerian Senate asking for the confirmation of Abdulrasheed Bawa as substantive Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).   In a letter to the President of the Senate, Ahmad Ibrahim Lawan, the President said he was acting in accordance with Paragraph 2(3) of Part1, CAP...
Veteran Nollywood actor Victor Decker is dead, Igbere TV can confirm. Details about time and cause of death could not be confirmed at the time of filing this report. “Can’t believe I’m typing this! “But a reminder that this is not our home, we’re all on a journey!. “This is how I chose...
Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has said policemen who allegedly brutalised #OccupyLekkiTollgate protesters at the Lekki tollgate last Saturday won’t go free. Information and Strategy Commissioner Gbenga Omotoso stated this on Monday at a media briefing organised by the Lekki Concession Company (LCC). He said Sanwo-Olu never directed the police to...
Political Activist, Timi Frank, has called on a former Governor Lagos State and national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, to speak up in defence of the Yoruba race now under fierce attacks by herdsmen, bandits and kidnappers. This happened even as the former Deputy...