FACT CHECK: Ambassador Ayo Oke

Ambassador Ayo Oke was sacked as the Director General of Nigeria’sNational Intelligence Agency(NIA) by President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday, October 30, 2017. Amb.Oke was appointed DG NIA by then President Goodluck Jonathanon November 7, 2013. He succeeded Ezekiel Olaniyi Oladeji.   He hails from Oyo State.   He studied economics and political science at Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia […]

Corruption Is Killing Nigeria – Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has warned that corruption is destroying the nation and jeopardising the future of the African child. According to him, African children are possibly one of the most vulnerable groups in the world as a result of the seemingly unending poverty which has resulted in poor public health care, nutritional deficiencies and […]


ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has sacked the former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, Babachir Lawal and the former Director General of the National Intelligence Agency, NIA, Ambassador Ayo Oke. Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, Engineer David Babachir Lawal, The President also appointed Mr. Boss Mustapha as the new […]

PMB Meets With Cote D’ Ivoire Counterpart Today

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday met behind closed door with visiting President Alassane Quattara of Cote D’Ivoire at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. President Muhammadu Buhari signing a document Quattara, who arrived the Presidential Villa at about 12.15 p.m., was introduced to some cabinet ministers and presidential aides by President Buhari before the commencement of their […]

UNAIDS Commits $100m To Tackle HIV/AIDS In Nigeria.

A total sum of US$100 million has been set aside by Federal Government’s partners in the fight against HIV/AIDS, to conduct a national survey to rebase the HIV prevalence in Nigeria. Dr Erasmus Morah, Country Director of the Joint UN Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS), made the disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of […]

AEPB Clears Popular Refuse Mess In Federal Secretariat

Premium times Nigeria a popular Nigerian news platform recently broke the news of a rather embarrassing refuse dump sited on the premises of the federal secretariat complex. Pictures of this dumps soon filtered into the Nigerian internet  space raising questions on how basic hygiene and environmental upkeep can pose a challenge to a complex that […]

O Level, A Level Results More Important Than Beating Jamb Cut-off Mark – JAMB

Prof. Is-haq Oloyede the current  Registrar of Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB  speaking in Abuja, at a Training and Sensitization Forum on Central Admissions Processing System, CAPS, for admission offers, candidates and stakeholders stated that the national examination body ascribes more relevance to students O level and A level status than beating the jamb cut-off mark. […]