Archive for: Abuja

Kano sues Finance Minister, PPPRA over fund deductions

Kano sues Finance Minister, PPPRA over fund deductions

by Akan Ido The Minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala  and two others have been sued by the Kano State Government for allegedly refusing to provide information on deductions from its allocations...

 

Going digital: Nigerians will start paying to view television content – Maku

Going digital: Nigerians will start paying to view television content – Maku

by Akan Ido With the deadline for Nigeria’s migration to digital terrestrial television broadcasting drawing nearer, Nigerian authorities are set to introduce content access fees to replace...

 

Why Ese Walter opened up on COZA pastor, Biodun Fatoyinbo – Benny Ark reveals

Why Ese Walter opened up on COZA pastor, Biodun Fatoyinbo – Benny Ark reveals

by S’ola Filani The name Ese Walter certainly rings a bell to readers since she made public her alleged affair with COZA pastor, Biodun Fatoyinbo last year. Ese, a former COZA member and...

 

Opinion: Mr. President, we’re tired of your visits to bomb blast sites

Opinion: Mr. President, we’re tired of your visits to bomb blast sites

by Paul Utho In the build up to the 2011 Presidential election, some unscrupulous elements had vowed to make the nation ungovernable if they lost. Could the bombings be a fallout of that election...

 

#InCaseYouMissedIt: Hotels in Abuja to submit list of patrons to DSS, police daily

#InCaseYouMissedIt: Hotels in Abuja to submit list of patrons to DSS, police daily

by S’ola Filani All hotels in Abuja have been directed to henceforth forward their guest list to the FCT Directorate of Department of State Services, DSS, and the FCT Police Command on a...

 

BREAKING: Explosion rocks busy Maiduguri market

BREAKING: Explosion rocks busy Maiduguri market

File photo by Akan Ido There are reports of an explosion at a busy market close to the Power Holding Company (PHCN) building in Maiduguri, Borno State. It has, however, not been confirmed officially...

 

Opinion: Nigeria – We must rethink our emergency services

Opinion: Nigeria – We must rethink our emergency services

by Angela Adeboye If there was a fire engulfing your neighbour’s house right now, what number would you dial? In the United States, it would be 911, in the United Kingdom it would be 999 but...

 

‘I fell in love with Lagos’: Tannaz Bahnam speaks to Leading Ladies Africa on being a foreigner in Nigeria

‘I fell in love with Lagos’: Tannaz Bahnam speaks to Leading Ladies Africa on being a foreigner in Nigeria

by Francesca Uriri   Staying back in Nigeria, after an official assignment with the National Geographic, showed Tannaz Bahnam that the city of Lagos had a lot more to offer. As the Leading...

 

Soyombo Ayomikun: #AbujaBombBlast – Jonathan, help us find the Judas (Poetry)

Soyombo Ayomikun: #AbujaBombBlast – Jonathan, help us find the Judas (Poetry)

by Soyombo Ayomikun     If only    We could reattach    The amputated limbs    The dismembered bodies 1.Mangled limbs Blood droplets Souls screaming In shock Cars burning Roofs crumbling The...

 

Terrorism: Suicide bomber arrested as more attacks are foiled in Abuja

Terrorism: Suicide bomber arrested as more attacks are foiled in Abuja

by S’ola Filani But for the timely intervention of security agents, another improvised explosive device (IED) would have exploded at EMAB Plaza shortly after Wednesday’s explosion. Speaking...