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Tekno Apologizes For Having Semi-Naked Strippers Dancing On Lagos Roads

Tekno Apologizes For Having Semi-Naked Strippers Dancing On Lagos Roads

Photo Credit: Teknomiles/Instagram Popular Nigerian singer, Tekno has come out to apologize for Lagosians after he had semi-nude strippers dancing in a transparent truck last week. The singer and producer said they were shooting a music video and there was a shortage of vehicles when they had to move locations. Photo Credit: OnlineNigeria.com The action is said to be against ... Read More »

Dabiri-Erewa hails appointment of Adewale as President Obama Foundation

Dabiri-Erewa hails appointment of Adewale as President Obama Foundation

  Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Chairman/CEO of Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) has described the appointment of Nigeria-born Mr. Adeyemo Adewale as President, Obama Foundation in the U.S. as a well deserved  landmark appointment In the letter of congratulations signed by Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa in Abuja on Tuesday and addressed to Mr. Adeyemo Adewale, she said it was gratifying that the ... Read More »

Breaking: Court orders freezing of accounts linked to ex-Gov. Ambode over alleged N9.9bn fraud

Breaking: Court orders freezing of accounts linked to ex-Gov. Ambode over alleged N9.9bn fraud

Justice Chuka Obiozor of the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos, on Tuesday, August 6, 2019, ordered the freezing of the sum of N9.9bn. The funds are domiciled in First City Monument Bank, FCMB, account number 5617984012; Access Bank account number 0060949275 and Zenith Bank account number 1011691254, respectively. Justice Chuka Obiozor gave the order, following an ex-parte application ... Read More »

Techno arrested over mobile strippers

Techno arrested over mobile strippers

Singer Augustine Kelechi Miles, popularly known as Tekno has been arrested by the Lagos State Police Command. The “Pana” crooner who was enmeshed in controversy over the weekend for dancing in Lagos traffic with female strippers in a transparent truck is currently being held up at the Lagos state police command. He is being drilled by the state police CID for as ... Read More »

Eid-El Kabir 2019: FG Declares Monday, Tuesday As Public Holidays

Eid-El Kabir 2019: FG Declares Monday, Tuesday As Public Holidays

The Federal Government has declared Monday 12th and Tuesday 13th August as Public Holidays to mark the 2019 Eid-El-Kabir celebrations. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Interior, Barr. Georgina Ekeoma Ehuriah, who made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government, congratulated the Muslim faithful on the occasion and called on all Nigerians, at home and in diaspora, to use the ... Read More »

Gov Zulum approves outstanding grants for 10,319 Borno workers,pensioners

Gov Zulum approves outstanding grants for 10,319 Borno workers,pensioners

  Borno Governor, Professor Babagana Umara Zulum on Tuesday gave approval for payment of 2018 outstanding leave grants to‎ 9,898 workers; payment of gratuities to families of 185 deceased pensioners and another compassionate intervention to families of 236 pensioners who have also passed on. Governor Zulum had last month approved payment of gratuities to ‎1,684 pensioners who retired from 2013 ... Read More »

Hajj : NAHCON announces end of phase one of airlift operation

Hajj : NAHCON announces end of phase one of airlift operation

  The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) on Tuesday announced the end of phase one airlift operation for the 2019 Hajj. In an update, the Commission stated that: “Assalamu Alaikum, the departure of Flynas flight XY5827 depart from Abuja to Jeddah at 08:53hrs on 06/08/2019 with 301 pilgrims and 86 Officials marks the end of phase one airlift operation ... Read More »

Nigerian in Ethiopian prison died of HIV/ AIDS, says Diaspora Commission

Nigerian in Ethiopian prison died of HIV/ AIDS, says Diaspora Commission

  “Reacting to the sad event, Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Chairman/CEO of NIDCOM condoled with the family of the late Mr Efe ,and prayed God to bless the soul of the departed citizen.” *PRESS STATEMENT* *NIGERIAN IN ETHIOPIAN PRISON DIED OF TERMINAL DISEASE* *ABUJA, AUG. 6, 2019:* The Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) hereby commiserates with the family of Mr Odemu ... Read More »

JAMB ATTENDS 2ND INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM OF HEFAALA IN ETHIOPIA

JAMB ATTENDS 2ND INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM OF HEFAALA IN ETHIOPIA

  Prof Oloyede* The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has participated in the Second International Symposium and Master Class Workshop of the Higher Education Forum for Africa, Asia and Latin America (HEFAALA) which was hosted by the Ethiopian Airlines Academy and African Union Commission, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. T he event, themed:”Internationalization of Higher Education in the New Era of ... Read More »