Friday, 12 December 2014

‘We are set to host the world!’ Dr Sam Dede, DG, RSTDA

Baring the unforeseeable all is now set for the staging of the 2014 edition of Carniriv: The Port Harcourt carnival, annual flagship tourism and cultural export project of the Rivers State Government which is expected to attract over half a million carnival lovers into Port Harcourt, the bustling capital city of Rivers state.

Thursday, 11 December 2014



Following yesterday’s fire incident at Mansard Place on Aboyade Cole Street, Victoria Island, Lagos, the management of Mansard Insurance has come out with a statement clarifying that there was no casualty or serious injuries to anyone. The company also made it clear that the building is insured by a consortium of some of the leading insurance companies in Nigeria. Broll Properties Limited is the facility manager of the building.
Please see their full press release below:

Thousands Of PDP Members Join Labour Party As Otunba Alao Akala Picks Oyo LP Guber Ticket.......

What Alao Akala Told Supporters

AKALA'S ACCEPTANCE SPEECH! Protocols.... Ladies and gentlemen! Today marks the beginning of another history in the political landscape of our great state. The beginning of victory over darkness, as we're all on board to the promise land.

Lebi wins APC Ondo South Senatorial ticket with landslide victory


N24bn Police Pension Fraud: Court Admits Crucial Evidence

The trial of Esai Dangabar and six others who are being prosecuted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, for their complicity in the police pension scam continued on Wednesday, December 10,  before Justice Husseini Bala Yusuf of the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.

Court Jails Two Pastors 7 Years for Stealing N32m

Justice F. O Ohwo of  Delta State High Court, Warri, Delta State, on Wednesday,  December 10, 2014, convicted and sentenced Pastor Glory Okeoghene Abrefera and Reverend Vincent Okpogu to seven (7) years imprisonment each for stealing depositors' funds amounting to N32million ( Thirty- Two Million Naira only).

Rescuers evacuate victims of Kantin Kwari blast and cordon off the area

EFCC Unveils Inter-Faith Anti-Corruption Manuals

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has unveiled an Inter-Faith Anti-Corruption Preaching/Teaching Manual as part of its efforts to combat corruption in  the country.
The Chairman of the EFCC, Mr. Ibrahim Lamorde, who spoke at the book unveiling event, on Tuesday, December 9, at the main auditorium of the National Centre for Women Development, Abuja, reiterated the need to get religious bodies involved in the war against corruption.

Anti-Corruption Day: Lamorde Charges Nigerians To Break the Corruption Chain

The Chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Mr. Ibrahim Lamorde, has called for the support and cooperation of Nigerians in the fight against corruption, stating that “the job of fighting corruption should not be left only to statutory organisations.”

Police Calls for Vigilance During the Yuletide

·       Cautions against the use of fireworks.
The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Suleiman Abba, CFR, NPM, NPOM, mni,  in the light of the Yuletide season and emerging security challenges in parts of the country, hereby warns all citizens to be vigilant while receiving gifts from unknown persons that may pose as friends during the season, to avoid explosive-laden  hampers as gifts.

Wednesday, 10 December 2014

Uduaghan congratulates Okowa

Mixing Government Communication with Nation Brand Building is Wrong, Says Expert

Miss Wendy Tlou, Chief Marketing Officer, Brand South Africa, has said one of the keys to a successful nation branding initiative is to separate it from the government communication programme. 
Speaking as the guest speaker at this year’s Public Relations Consultants Association of Nigeria (PRCAN) Annual Public Relations Gold Medal Lecture themed: “Destination Marketing: A Case Study of The South Africa Experience” in Lagos, Tlou said the inability to separate the two distinct functions could hamper the progress of a nation brand building project.

Tuesday, 9 December 2014

Fashola Urged To Address LASU Crisis

Dr Nasiru Fagge, the President, Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), on Monday 
urged Governor Babatunde Fashola of Lagos State to address the unhealthy happenings at the Lagos State University, Ojo.

Fagge made the plea at the end of ASUU’s National Executive Council (NEC) meeting held at the university.

FG Releases Detained Russian Plane After France Confirms Ownership

Monday, 8 December 2014

PHOTOS:Kashamu Buruji Faction Shuns PDP NWC Instruction...... As PDP Gov Primaries Hold in Ogun State

Voting is on going in Abeokuta, Ogun State at the PDP Secretariat to elect the next gubernatorial candidate of the party in the forth coming election.

This is despite the fact that the NWC of the party described the ongoing voting as illegal and unconstitutional.

PDP NWC Calls Buruji's Primaries Unauthorised,Unconstitutional,Illegal and Void

Sunday, 7 December 2014

FCMB Promises Fun and Excitement at Copa Lagos Beach Soccer Tournament 2014

Lagos: December 4, 2014 – First City Monument Bank (FCMB) Limited, a major sponsor of the Copa Lagos Beach Soccer tournament, has promised to make this year’s edition more exciting than ever for its customers, football fans and the general public.

The tournament, which is being organised by Kinetic Sports Limited, will hold from December 12 to 14, 2014 at the Eko Atlantic Beach in Lagos. It will feature the Beach Soccer teams of Cote D’ivoire, Ghana, Senegal and defending champion Nigeria. The Beach soccer teams of Barcelona Football Club of Spain, Enyimba Football Club, Stationery Stores Football Club and Pepsi Academy; all of Nigeria, will also partake in the tournament, where soccer skills will be showcased.

Fallout of primaries: Frontline Delta PDP governorship aspirants align with Obuh