Nyako and Son Stole 1.2 Billion Naira 

​ The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Friday, through its seventh witness, presented documents in court to show the transfer of about N1,384,525,000 allegedly diverted from the Adamawa State government, during the tenure of Murtala Nyako, to the account of Crust Energy Limited. Mr. Nyako, a former governor of the state, is facing…

The Arrogant Hameed Ali And The Senate – Fani-Kayode 

​ Retired Colonel Hameed Ali, the Comptroller General of the Nigerian Customs Service, is a proud and stubborn man. His disdain for others and insufferable arrogance is not only vexatious to the spirit but also downright nauseating. Someone should remind him that the Holy Bible says “the Lord resists the proud and exalts the humble”….

Hardship: Calabar Residents Patronises Old Clothes For Xmas 

​The current economic recession in the country has driven some residents of Calabar in Cross River State to patronise fairly used clothes for the Yuletide, the News Agency of Nigeria reports. Many households, especially women now go for used clothes for themselves and their children due to the high cost of new ones. A resident, Mrs Eunice told…

Nigerian Nurse Honored By Queen Elizabeth 

​ Dame Elizabeth Nneka Anionsu, a British-born Nigerian nurse, health expert and tutor was honoured with the Commander of the Order of British Empire by Queen Elizabeth ii towards her contributions to the united kingdom’s health sector. Dame Elizabeth, who was born on July 2, 1947 in Birmingham U K to an Irish mother, Mary…

Don’t be an ingrates Mbeki to South Africans 

​ Former South African President, Thabo Mbeki, has condemned the current xenophobic attack on Nigerians and other foreigners in different parts of South Africa. While calling on the country’s security agencies to up their game, the former President called on communities to report criminal activities to the appropriate quarters. His words, “I must express my…