Month: September 2018

Sanwo-Olu: Ambode lied about me

An All Progressives Congress governorship aspirant in Lagos Babajide Sanwo-Olu has accused the state governor Akinwunmi Ambode of making false claims about him. Ambode told a world press conference on Sunday afternoon that Sanwo-Olu was unfit for the office governor having been arrested and detained in the United States for passing fake dollars as original. He also accused the aspirant of being a drug addict who had undergone rehabilitation at a Lagos State-owned general hospital. “This particular aspirant is somebody that has been arrested for spending fake dollars in a nightclub in America, and he has been detained for...

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Air force Crash: Buhari visits injured NAF Pilots

President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday evening paid a get-well-quick visit to the two Nigerian Air Force pilots involved in a crash last week, at the Defence Intelligence Agency hospital in Abuja. Mr Femi Adesina, the Presidential spokesman in a statement in Abuja, said the President was at the hospital as a morale booster to the injured officers. The president rejoiced with Sqn. Ldr. Batuba, and Flt.-Lt. Andy and gave glory to God for sparing their lives. He also commiserated with them on the loss of their colleague, Sqn. Ldr. Bello Baba-Ari. He prayed that God would give the family...

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Rivers APC Secretariat attacked with Dynamite

A deafening sound has just rocked the Rivers All Progressives Congress (APC) secretariat, along Aba Road in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. There was chaos as party delegates and journalists had to scamper for safety. The sound is believed to be an exploded dynamite. An eyewitness said the dynamite was thrown from a moving...

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Organised Labour suspends warning strike

The organised labour has suspended ongoing strike with effect from today, Sunday, September 30. Ayuba Wabba, the National President of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), announced this while briefing journalists at the Labour House in Abuja. Wabba said that the organised labour has got firm commitment from the government, that the Tripartite Committee of the Minimum Wage Committee would reconvene on October 4. More Details coming...

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One pilot dies in Air force crash in Abuja

The Nigeria Air Force (NAF) has released more report on the two fighter jets that collided in Abuja on Friday, saying one of the two pilots who ejected has died. The pilot flew the F-7Ni aircraft that crashed in Katampe area in Abuja. Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola, NAF Director of Public Relations and Information, said this in a statement on Friday in Abuja. ” It is with a heavy heart that I regretfully announce that one of the pilots who successfully ejected from one of the F-7Ni aircraft that crashed earlier today has passed on. ” May his soul...

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