Housing Deficit Would Become A Serious Issue If Not Addressed Now-OBJ

“The problem of housing in Nigeria is overwhelming”  these were the words of Nigeria’s Ex president and Elder statesman General Olusegun Obasanjo at the launching of the River Park Estate, a Public Private Partnership (PPP), which was initiated in 2007, under his leadership. He continued ‘There is no exact accurate number of housing deficits but […]

Abaji road accident kills 5, injures 9 today

Five persons lost their lives, while nine others sustained injuries after a bus rammed into a truck in Abaji, along Abuja- Lokoja road. A witness said the accident happened at about 4:00a.m. after a bridge in Abaji, adding that the accident involved three vehicles – a J5 bus with registration number AKR 982 YZ, a […]

President’s Buhari’s Turkey visit summarized by his top aide

The presidents visit to turkey was summarized by his senior media aide Mr Garba Shehu for better understanding for conscious Nigerians. Security and Partnerships on Transnational Crimes: The two governments agreed to support each other in the fight against terrorism, human trafficking, drugs trafficking and arms trafficking. Turkey specifically mentioned the menace of the Fethullah […]

ECOWAS MEETING: PMB departs the country tomorrow for Niger

An ECOWAS meeting on common currency will be holding in the capital city of Niamey,Niger and the president will depart the country tomorrow to attend it. Member countries of the ECOWAS Task Force on Common Currency are ‎Nigeria, Cote d’Ivoire, Ghana and Niger. Joining the president for this crucial meeting includes the CBN governor Mr […]

EFCC storms Maina’s Abuja residence , His whereabouts currently unknown

The Nigerian media and internet space have been awash with the news of the recall of Mr Abdulrasheed Maina who headed the controversial Presidential Pension Task Team under President Goodluck Jonathan. The countries Apex anti graft agency EFCC has maintained their  stance on the issue stating that Mr Maina is still on there wanted list […]

3 suicide bombers claim 16 lives in Maiduguri today.

Sixteen persons, including three suicide bombers have died, in multiple attacks in Maiduguri, the capital of Borno State. In one of the attacks, a male bomber detonated an explosive at a bus station, killing himself and 13 others. Five persons were injured. The same station was attacked two months ago, in an incident where two […]

Devolution of Power: 17 southern governors to meet in Lagos

Seventeen governors from the Southern part of Nigeria will meet in Lagos on Monday to discuss devolution of powers and how to forge stronger ties among states in the region. This was contained in a statement signed on Saturday by the Secretary to the Lagos State Government (SSG), Mr Tunji Bello. The meeting, which would […]

National Assembly Probes communal clash in Nigeria and Cameroon boarder

Recently, violent communal clashes has swept across the communities located at the Nigerian/Cameroon boarder  in central cross river state. The clashes has led to loss of lives and properties in the region and the news seems to be under reported in the Nigerian media space. The issue was raised by Senator John Enoh, APC, Cross […]