Danjuma Goje: I didn’t Speak With Any Journalist, Says Wahab Shittu

Barr. Wahab Shittu A legal practitioner, Wahab Shittu, has described as falsehood and fake news, claims in the social media that he was disappointed in the anti-corruption crusade of the Federal Government which withdrew the charges against ex-governor Danjuma Goje of Gombe State. He therefore challenged any journalist to provide evidence that the criticisms against the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari emanated from him. Shittu, a prosecuting counsel of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission in a statement on Friday warned that “this falsehood must stop please.” He was reported…

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AFCON 2019: Nigeria Superior To South-Africa, Lands Semi-Finals Spot

Super Eagles’ Samuel Chukwueze on duty Nigeria beat South Africa 2-1 in a dramatic encounter at Cairo International Stadium on Wednesday night. The game started slowly before Samuel Chukwueze’s opener in the 27th minute. It was then up to Bafana Bafana to get into the game but the Super Eagles contained them very well. That was until VAR came to Bafana’s aid in the 71st minute. Goalscorer Bongani Zungu was in an offside position but he was played on-side since the ball wasn’t passed to him by a South African…

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Terrestrial Fiber Infrastructure Investment Key To Africa’s Digital Economy Growth- Experts

L-R: Lanre Kolade, Group Chief Executive Officer, CSquared; Arthur Mendes, Sales and Marketing Director, Angola Cables; Funke Opeke, Chief Executive Officer, MainOne; and Chris Wood, Chief Executive Officer, WIOCC, at the Africa Panel Session of the 2019 International Telecoms Week (ITW) Experts at the ‘Africa Panel Session’ of the 2019 International Telecoms Week (ITW), held recently in Atlanta, USA, have stressed the importance of broadband infrastructure investment in facilitating the growth of Africa’s digital economy. Speaking on the theme “Enabling Africa’s Digital Economy”, Principal Analyst at TeleGeography, Patrick Christian, evaluated…

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3 Months After:Kidnapped Daura District head regains freedom

Magajin garin Daura, Alhaji Musa Umar Alhaji Musa Umar-Uba, the district head of Daura, who was kidnapped from his residence three months ago, has been rescued by security agents in Kano. Malam Tukur Umar, younger brother to the victim, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Daura on Tuesday that the Magajingari Daura was rescued at about 7:25 am today. He said that the district head was rescued by a combined team of security operatives after a serious gun battle with his captors who were holed up in a…

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Adequate Remuneration, Infrastructure Panecea For Brain Drain In Medical Sector – Sanwo-Olu’s Wife

First Lady of Lagos State, Dr. (Mrs). Ibijoke Sanwo-Olu (right) in a warm handshake with a member, House of Representatives, Dr. Babatunde Adejare (left),while a former Permanent Secretary, Lagos State Ministry of Health, Dr. Aderemi Desalu (middle), watches during the Annual General Meeting/Conference of Nigerian Medical Association, Lagos State Chapter, on Tuesday, 2nd July, 2019. Wife of Lagos State Governor, Dr Ibijoke Sanwo-Olu on Tuesday identified adequate remuneration packages for doctors and other professionals in the health sector, as well as provision of key infrastructure as necessary incentives to tackle…

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2019 WWC: Online Rage Continues As VAR Threatens Nigeria’s Advance

Super Falcons player on the move against an opponent Many Africans on Twitter vehimently slammed a Video Assistant Referee (VAR) decision that robbed Nigeria a point in their final group game against France at the ongoing Women’s World Cup. They lashed out at a VAR decision for the retake of a penalty which had been missed on first attempt. The retake was converted and could effectively cost Nigeria – an Africa – a place in the Round of 16 stage. Some called it a farcical decision, others said it was…

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Tension In NBC As Modibbo Approves 16 Illegal Radio Licenses For Himself, Kingibe, Children

Anti-graft Group Threatens Court Action A civil rights movement under the aegis of Coalition Against Corruption and Bad Governance (CACOBAG) has made a new discovery of 16 illegal slots of radio licenses approved by the Director-General of the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), Mallam Ishaq Kawu Modibbo for himself and cabals in the Presidency.  The development was said to have thrown the NBC into serious tension as staff and management discuss the issue in hushed tones.  While six slots were for his private company, Word, Sound and Vision Multimedia (WSV) Limited, another…

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GenCos Push Out 3,919MW Of Electricity -Report

Electricity grid Electricity Generating Companies (GenCos) comprising gas-fired and hydro stations released an average of 3, 919 Megawatts (MW) of power into the national grid on Monday, a daily energy report has said. The report, which was compiled by the Advisory Power Team, Office of the Vice President, was made available to the media on Tuesday in Abuja. It said that the energy released by the companies was up by 139.64MW from the figure delivered on Sunday’ adding that 1,808MW was not generated due to unavailability of gas. Similarly, it…

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Patno Movanny To Drop New Single, “Make Money” Soon

The management of Patno Records label has concluded plans to release the debut single of is foremost act, Patno Movanny.   The single entitled Make Money which is expected to be out on the racks any moment from now www.beats-onit.com gathered, is an embodiment of inspirational disposition exhibited in lyrics and accompanied by soulful flow and uplifting rhythm.   Born Noah Noelly Ogiri, Patno Movanny who is based in Abuja is also the owner of Patno Records Label on which Make Money single is being released   A song writer,…

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Obi Emelonye’s ‘Heart & Soul’ Premieres On Africa Magic Showcase

A scene from Obi Emelonye’s “Heart & Soul As Heart & Soul, a medico-spiritual TV series shot by renowned filmmaker, Obi Emelonye premieres on Africa Magic Showcase Channel 150 on Tuesday June 4, 2019, it will be availing opportunities to Nigerian youths interested in taking part in the film and television industry when they engage with the TV series on social media (Facebook: Heart & Soul NG and Instag ram @heartandsoulng). The TV series which starts at 5.30pm (WAT) and will run every weekday, was shot under the The Obi Emelonye…

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