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MORE BURDEN FOR ALCOHOL CONSUMERS, SMOKERS AS GOVT RAISES TARIFF

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved an amendment to the excise duty rates for alcoholic beverages and tobacco with effect from Monday, June 4, 2018 the Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, has said. The President, in a statement also granted a grace period of 90 days to manufacturers of the products before the commencement of the new duty regime. The ... Read More »

AWARD-WINNING SAM OGRIH; THE ENVIABLE STORY OF A REAL ESTATE PERSON OF THE YEAR

He definitely may not be one of many Nigerians who are loud at what they do. Humble personality, dedicated traits’ display in his chosen profession and enviable record of achievements speak volume for highly meticulous Sam Ogrih. This young achiever and a role model to many aspiring entrepreneurs is so passionate about design, achieving high standards in everything he sets ... Read More »

KWARA GUBER CANDIDATE, DR. BOLA OLAOSEBIKAN (OON) SAYS NO TO BARUTEN EXIT FROM KWARA STATE

 PLS DO NOT SECEDE TO BENIN REPUBLIC, KWARA GUBER CANDIDATE, DR. BOLA OLAOSEBIKAN (OON) PLEADS WITH BARUTEN RESIDENTS IN KWARA Consequent upon the reported denouncement of Nigerian citizenship by residents of Baruten Local Government Area of Kwara State, the proclamation has continued to generate mixed reactions from well-meaning indigenes of Kwara who insist they would not allow the aggrieved residents ... Read More »

KWARA GUBER ASPIRANT, DR. BOLA OLAOSEBIKAN (OON) PROFFERS STRATEGIC SOLUTION TO HERDSMEN/FARMERS CLASHES

Kwara’s gubernatorial aspirant and foremost health strategist, Dr. Bola Olaosebikan (OON) has lent his voice towards the adoption of the possible lasting solution to the incessant herdsmen/farmers clashes and killings in some parts of the country. Rather than allow the clashes to plunge the nation into unnecessary crisis, the statesman has advised lawmakers to look into turning the development into ... Read More »

SOUTH AFRICA GETS NEW PRESIDENT, CYRIL RAMAPHOSA AFTER ZUMA’S EXIT

South Africa’s parliament has elected Cyril Ramaphosa as the country’s new president today, after Jacob Zuma resigned in a late-night television address. The African National Congress (ANC), which has a large majority in parliament, nominated Mr. Ramaphosa, a wealthy former businessman “to be elected as the new President of the Republic of South Africa”. After being voted in, Mr Ramaphosa hours ... Read More »

N400M FRAUD; PRESIDENCY MOCKS OLISA METUH’S APPEARANCE IN COURT ON STRETCHER

The Presidency has mocked Olisa Metuh, former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, for arriving an Abuja Federal High Court on a stretcher. President Muhammadu Buhari’s Personal Assistant on Social Media, Lauretta Onochie, described Metuh’s appearance in court as a scene from Nollywood movies. The presidential aide also mocked the former ruling party for claiming it is ... Read More »

EX-IGP COOMASSIE BLAMES GOVERNORS FOR CAUSING HERDSMEN/FARMERS CLASHES

State governors have been blamed by a former inspector general of police, Ibrahim Coomassie, for causing the crisis between herdsmen and farmers across the country – He also blamed land grabbers for contributing to the problem by conniving with corrupt government officials to purchase land reserved as cattle routes – Coomassie warned that if the situation is not managed properly, ... Read More »

EFCC ARRESTS 13 SUSPECTED INTERNET FRAUDSTERS

In its continued bid to fight corruption, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Lagos zonal office, has arrested 13 suspected internet fraudsters for conspiracy, possession of fraudulent documents and obtaining money under false pretense. The suspects are- Badejo Tobi, Abiola Dimeji, Anthony Godwin, Osoba Adeboye, Adeleken Abiodun, and Awokoya Oriyomi Yusuf. The others are- Oyatayo Ismail; Coffie Meschark, Sylvester Amaddin, Olawale Farouk, ... Read More »