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Govt Corruption: Unemployed Nigerians pay N50,000 each for SURE-P jobs

UNEMPLOYMENT

By Andrew Airahuobhor Correspondent, Lagos Government agencies have continued to exploit the alarming unemployment situation in the country to defraud hapless Nigerian job seekers. Investigations revealed that the applicants for the FERCSARA, a task force created under SURE-P/FERMA programme, have paid over N50,000 each to secure unavailable jobs, which they are yet to be formally […]

Aregbesola commiserates with British High commission over the death of its Deputy high commissioner

Late Peter Leslie Carter - ex British Deputy High Commissioner in Nigeria

‎The Governor of the State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola has on Friday commiserated with the British High Commission over the demise of its Deputy High Commissioner to Nigeria, Mr. Peter Leslie Carter. The governor in a statement by the Director, Bureau of Communications and Strategy, office of the governor, Mr. Semiu Okanlawon, prayed for […]

Aitetem’ole: INEC Refutes PDP Lies On Suspended Staff

Chairman of INEC, Attahiru Jega

INDEPENDENT NATIONAL ELECTORAL COMMISSION OSUN STATE PRESS RELEASE It is imperative to comment and correct the erroneous impression created over the pages of the newspapers concerning the suspension of two INEC officers over alleged electoral fraud during the August 9th Governorship Election. it is pertinent to clarify and also set the record straight that the […]

INEC ALLEGED SUSPENSION OF TWO ELECTORAL OFFICERS: STUPIDITY KNOWS NO BOUND – By Ibrahim Lawal

Faces of INEC officials caught with thumb printed ballot papers

I read a funny news item first from Akintunde Bello Sherrif’s wall and later posted in Vanguard online news about two Electoral Officers allegedly suspended for allegedly trying to rig in favour of the APC in the last gubernatorial election which Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola won convincingly and overwhelming despite harassment and intimidation of APC members […]

DEMOCRACY IN NIGERIA UNDER THREAT, AND PRESIDENT JONATHAN PLAYS HIS FIDDLE – APC UK

APC UK Chapter meeting with United Kingdom’s Minister for Justice and the Deputy Leader of the Liberal Democrats

As part of the on-going effort by our party, the All Progressives Congress, APC to debunk the PDP sponsored international slander that the APC have links with the terrorist group, Boko Haram, a delegation of the party made up of Dr Philip Idaewor, Chairman, Philip Ilenbarenemen, Publicity Secretary and Kenneth Onyeji, Deputy Publicity Secretary paid […]

PUBLIC PETITION FOR AN IMMEDIATE INVESTIGATION AND PROSECUTION OF ATTEMPTED ACTS OF SUBVERSION OF THE ELECTORAL ACT AND CONSTITUTION OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA IN THE CONDUCT OF THE OSUN STATE GUBERNATORIAL ELECTION AS ALLEDGED BY INEC CHAIRMAN, PROFESSOR ATTAHIRU JEGA

attahiru-jega

25th August, 2015. The Acting Inspector General, Nigeria Police Force, Police Force Headquarters, Louis Edet House, Abuja. Dear Sir, PUBLIC PETITION PUBLIC PETITION FOR AN IMMEDIATE INVESTIGATION AND PROSECUTION OF ATTEMPTED ACTS OF SUBVERSION OF THE ELECTORAL ACT AND CONSTITUTION OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA IN THE CONDUCT OF THE OSUN STATE GUBERNATORIAL ELECTION […]

Genevieve, Wetin Concern Nigerian celebrities with the Ice Bucket Challenge? – By Abiyamọ

genevieve

Wait o, what exactly is the business of Nigerian celebrities with the Ice Bucket Challenge in America? Are these people okay at all? By the way, the Ice Bucket Challenge is to raise awareness about the rare, incurable disease called amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) IN THE UNITED STATES. What the celebrities do is that they […]

Re: Asiri Tu: Osun APC thanks Jega

Masked men deployed for Osun state election have been exposed to be Niger-Delta militants

The All Progressives Congress in the State of Osun has thanked the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof. Attahiru Jega for his candid revelation about how Osun election was almost rigged by a group of people he did not identify However, he made sufficient inference to confirm what we had known all along […]

Asiri Tu! Osun VINDICATED!! Buruji Exposed!!! Jega Rejects PDP’s Manipulation

Chairman of INEC, Attahiru Jega

GREAT OSUN PEOPLE HAVE BEEN VINDICATED BY MOST RECENT HISTORY CLOSE TO THE AUGUST 9 GOVERNORSHIP ELECTION IN OSUN, REPORTS SNEEKED IN THAT THE OMO-ILU FOUNDATION LOAN SCHEME OF THE PDP WAS A PLOY TO GET PIN NUMBERS OF VOTERS’ CARDS BELONGING TO UNSUSPECTING OSUN VOTERS. BUT FOR THE VIGILANCE AND RIGHT STRATEGY OF THE […]

Beware! Instant Noodles Cause Heart Attack, Cancer

INSTANT NOODLES - CANCEROUS AND HEART-ATTACK DANGER TO HEALTH

A new research has found that the instant noodles commonly known as ramen may increase people’s risk of metabolic changes linked to heart disease and stroke. In the study, according to Fox News, instant noodles are high in fat, high in salt, high in calories and they’re processed; all those factors could contribute to some […]

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