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Religion

Oyo Grand Mufti Dies at 77

Grand Mufti of Oyo State, Sheik Alhaji Muhammad Okumeebo is Dead. One of the brothers to the late Grand Mufti, Imam Musbaudeen who broke the news to Radio Nigeria, said that his brother passed away during a brief illness . Installed by the Grand Chief Imam of Oyo State, Sheik Abdulganiy Agbotomokeke as Grand Mufti […]Continue Reading
Foreign

Spain Sends Clear Warning to Russia

Spanish Prime Minister, Pedro Sánchez on Wednesday, said that NATO has been “naive” in its relations with Russia over the years. Speaking from the NATO summit in Madrid, Mr Sanchez told CNN that NATO is “sending a clear message to Putin, which is that we are going to support Ukraine, and we are ready to […]Continue Reading
Politics

Senate Confirms 7 Ministerial Nominees

The Senate has confirmed seven persons nominated as ministers by President Muhammadu Buhari Presided over by the Senate President, Ahmed Lawal, the nominees were confirmed on Wednesday following screening by the upper chamber. The development came days after President Buhari appointed the ministers and wrote to the Senate, seeking their confirmation. Four of the Continue Reading
Foreign

Israel Set to Get New PM

Yair Lapid is poised to become Israel’s new prime minister, with parliament preparing to dissolve itself and trigger the country’s fifth election in less than four years. Mr Lapid, the leader of the centrist Yesh Atid party and Foreign minister, will take over from Naftali Bennett under an existing power-sharing deal. They formed an unlikely […]Continue Reading
Agriculture

Explore benefits in mushroom – Farmers

Mushroom has immense health  benefits as well as potential for job creation. President,  Pacesetter Mushroom Association, Mrs Stella Oladipo made the revelation during the road walk from Bodija to Aleshinloye Market in Ibadan. Mrs Oladipo who led the road walk, explained that the excercise was aimed at creating more awareness on the benefits of mushroom. […]Continue Reading
Crime

Man Bags 235 Years Jail Term for Fraud

Justice Agatha Okeke of the Federal High Court, Uyo has convicted and sentenced a notorious international fraudster, Scales Olatunji, to 235years imprisonment for internet fraud and money laundering. Olatunji was arraigned on July 2, 2019 on 45-count charges bordering on identity theft, money laundering and conspiracy. He pleaded “not guilty” to the charges, thus setting Continue Reading
Politics

Senate Begins Screening of Ministerial Nominees

The Senate has commenced the screening of the seven ministerial nominees transmitted to it by President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday last week. The nominees currently appearing before the Senate Committee are: Henry Ikechukwu Ikoh – Abia State; Umana Okon Umana (Akwa Ibom), Ekumankama Joseph Nkama (Ebonyi); and Goodluck Nnana Opiah (Imo) Others are Umar Ibrahim […]Continue Reading
Entertainment

Best Ghana Braid Ideas

If you’ve been thinking about trying Ghana braids for a while, or they’re one of the top contenders for your next protective style. Not only are there so many style ideas in the Ghana braids category alone (looking at you, chunky braids and zig-zag parts), but unlike, say, micro braids and box braids that can […]Continue Reading
Judiciary

Court Stops Oyo DG Impeachment

An Oyo State high court sitting in Ibadan had on Wednesday restrained the Oyo State House of Assembly from impeaching the Deputy Governor of the state, Engineer Rauf Olaniyan. The court, presided over by Justice Ladiran Akintola stopped any removal process the State Assembly may want to initiate. According to the Court, the status-quo must […]Continue Reading
Education

Speedily Amend NSSEC Act- Stakeholders

Education stakeholders have called on the National Assembly to reconsider the resuscitation of the National Senior Secondary Education Commission (NSSEC) Act for the development of senior secondary schools in the country The stakeholders made the call in a statement by the Head, Press, and Public Relations of the commission, Mrs Fatima Bappare in Abuja on […]Continue Reading
Economy

Pension: Reps Summon HOS, AGF over Non-Payment

The House of Representatives has summoned the Head of Service of the Federation and the Accountant General of the Federation (AGF) over the non-payment of pension and gratuity to retired Federal Civil Servants for nine months. Others summoned include the Director-General of the National Pension Commission and the Executive Secretary of the Pension Transitional Arrangement Continue Reading