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How Cross River Gov. Purchased 18 Hilux SUVs For PDP Chairmen With Tax Payers Money, APC Reacts

Governor Liyel Imoke

The opposition All Progressive Congress (APC) in Cross River State has chided Governor Liyel Imoke for allegedly using “tax payers’ money to fund the purchase of Hilux cars to all PDP chapter chairmen in the state.” There are eighteen of them for all the eighteen local government areas in the state. The state Chairman of […]

Ebola Outbreak: How Sellers Publicly Ate Bush Meat To Debunk Ebola Rumour In Ibadan Market

Ebola scare over bush meat market

Several bush meat sellers, yesterday, proved to sellers and buyers at the popular Aleshinloye market in Ibadan that their wares (bush meat) were not infected with Ebola virus as they ate pieces in public to dismiss the claim. Their action attracted other sellers in the market who empathized with them, saying the sudden spell cast […]

Like OBAMA- Like CHUKA: Why Chuka (Nigerian) have high chances of becoming first black British PM

Obama and Chuka

On May 7, 2015, a Nigerian, Chuka Umunna, could make history by becoming the first black Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. Born in London in 1978, Chuka was bred in the UK. His late father, Bennett, hailed from Anambra State while his Irish mother, Patricia, is a solicitor. Co-incidentally, Chuka shares startling similarities with […]

History On Repeat: Like U.S. Obama, A Nigerian Who May Become The First Black British Prime Minister

Chuka Umunna

Chuka Umunna of Nigerian descent on May 7, 2015, could make history by becoming the first black Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. Born in London in 1978, Chuka was bred in the UK. His late father, Bennett, hailed from Anambra State while his Irish mother, Patricia, is a solicitor. He is a British Labour […]

Ebola: Why are so many women dying from deadly virus?

Nigerian nurse dies of Ebola

“When people started dying from Ebola in West Africa in March, Martha Anker, a former statistician in communicable disease surveillance and response at the World Health Organization (WHO), began watching the news to see whom primarily the terrible disease would strike. Sitting in her house in Massachusetts, Anker had a gut feeling: that Ebola, as […]

OMG! Meet Chuka Umunna (NIGERIAN) who may become Britain’s first black prime minister

chuka

Fast food fan Chuka Umunna is hungry for a change in how Britain does business His colleagues may have scattered to foreign beaches, but Chuka Umunna is at his desk. We meet in the former shadow cabinet room, where the Labour business spokesman points out the lowly back row chair he was first allocated when […]

ALA TI O LE SE: You need to know what PDP says will happen to Tinubu, Buhari soon

TINUB*U BUHARI

Senator Smart Adeyemi is the Senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District in the National Assembly. He paid a visit to the national secretariat of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), on Wednesday where he met the National Chairman of the party, Alhaji Adamu. During the visit, Adeyemi urged Mu’azu not to disregard prominent leaders of the […]

Serious Commotion!!! Ebola Survivor Gives Testimony In Church

EBOLA BLOOD CURE

One of the health attendants that attended to the Liberian Patrick Sawyer, but survived the ravages of the disease, went to the church last Sunday to testify to the goodness of God in her life. Those giving testimonies were 10 in number and she was number four on the queue. When it was her turn […]

INSURGENCY: HELP!!! Gwoza is under siege- Ndume cries out

Senator ndume

Two weeks after Boko Haram insurgents took over Gwoza, the senator representing Southern Borno state Ali Ndume, says his constituents remain under. Mr. Ndume made the statement during a visit to some camps sheltering people displaced by the violence in Adamawa and Gombe states. He visited alongside Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno State. The senator, […]

New Twist: FG Never Ordered The Sacking Of 16,000 Resident Doctors – Health Minister

Minister of Health, Prof. Onyebuchi Chukwu

The Minister of Health, Professor Onyebuchi Chukwu, has said the federal government never ordered the sacking of 16,000 resident doctors working in federal hospitals across the country. Briefing State House correspondents yesterday in Abuja after the weekly Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting, Chukwu said there was no basis for the government to sack people who […]


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