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Uber’s Self-driving Car kills Woman in Arizona

An autonomous car operated by Uber was involved in a car crash on Monday, killing a woman, Guardian reports. The crash has been reported to be the first fatal accident involving a self-driving car and a pedestrian. The woman had been walking with her bicycle outside the crosswalk when the car hit her. The car had a […]

Babangida asks Nigerians to vote out Buhari in 2019

Former military president Ibrahim Babangida has asked Nigerians to co-operate with President Muhammadu Buhari until his tenure ends — but vote for a new generation of leaders in 2019. In a press statement released on Sunday by Kassim Afegbua, his spokesman, Babangida said it was time to sacrifice “personal ambition” for the “national interest”. His […]


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#BREAKING: Spark Media – Port Harcourt based energy support company with properties that include Sparkpay.com.ng, Sparkonline.com.ng and s4reports.com signs up to partner with #StartupSouth on #BloggersConnect

Spark Media by this partnership will be picking the bill for refreshment at the conference. Chinedu Amah – The CEO in a statement praised the objective of #StartupSouth #BloggersConnect and emphasized the need for bloggers to play their part in the development of the region. He maintained that his company is joining forces with #StartupSouth […]

5 reportedly Killed in Fresh Herdsmen Attacks in Benue

5 people have been killed after Fulani Herdsmen attacked Okpokwu, Guma and Logo local government area in Benue State, Punch reports. Samuel Ortom, governor of the state, reportedly confirmed that 2 people each were killed in both Guma and Logo local government areas. The governor reportedly made known the news of the killings while receiving the leaders of […]

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Yusuf Buhari not Flown to Germany – Presidency

The Presidency has described as ‘fake news’ the story that the President’s son, Yusuf Buhari was flown out of the country early Thursday morning following his severe head injury in a bike accident. News made the rounds Wednesday night that the first family is considering flying Yusuf to Germany for treatment. However, Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant to […]

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30m Nigerians do not pay Tax – Adeosun

Speaking at the first annual lecture of the Lagos State Professorial Chair of Tax and Fiscal Matters at the University of Lagos, Minister of Finance Kemi Adeosun disclosed that Nigeria has 70 million taxable adults but only 40 million of them pay taxes. She said that 13% of active tax payers have their taxes deducted […]

BREAKING NEWS: ‘40% of the staff at Nnamdi Azikiwe University watch pornography more than they work’ VC says

The Vice-chancellor of the Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Joseph Ahaneku, has accused 40 percent of the school staff of spending more time watching pornographic videos than doing the work for which they were employed. According to Punch, the Vice Chancellor said the staff had requested for computers to make their jobs easier but while monitoring their activities from his […]

NERC fines IBEDC N50m for loan repayment default

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) on Thursday said it had slammed a fine of N50million on Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company (IBEDC) The regulatory agency explained that the sanction was as a result of inappropriate financial transactions conducted by the company. IBEDC reportedly violated the NERC directives in Order 173 with respect to the financial […]

‘My petition against NNPC boss, Maikanti Baru, wasn’t about fraud, it was misunderstood’ Ibe Kachikwu says

Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu, yesterday spoke for the first time about his meeting with President Buhari on his petition against the group managing director of NNPC, Maikanti Baru. Recall that Kachikwu in a petition dated August 30th addressed to President Buhari, accused Baru of insubordination and awarding a $25billion contract without due […]

Soyinka disagrees with Obasanjo on restructuring

Nobel Laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka, on Monday disagreed with the position of former President Olusegun Obasanjo that what Nigeria needs is a restructuring of the mind. While the demand for restructuring has continued to mount especially from the southern regions of Nigeria, former President Obasanjo had maintained that what Nigerians need to do was to […]

Imo Ekanem, a student killed over N100 by Police

Imo Ekanem, a final year student Department of Mass Communication, Uyo City Polytechnic, Nduetong Oku, has allegedly been shot to death by a policeman after he refused to part with N100 bribe. According to Punch, Ekanem was reportedly shot in his hometown Nkek, in Ukanafun Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State. Usung Simeon, an eyewitness, told newsmen that Ekanem […]

Biafra: Why Buhari should be arrested – Nnamdi Kanu

Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, has said President Muhammadu Buhari and the Director-General of the Department of State Services (DSS), Lawal Daura, should be arrested and detained for disobeying court orders. Nnamdi Kanu advised those calling for his arrest to direct their anger towards Buhari. “President Buhari was the one […]

Seun Kuti blasts Buhari’s govt, politicians

Seun Kuti, son of late Afrobeat legend, Fela Anikulapo Kuti, has heavily criticised the current administration. In a series of tweets on Monday afternoon, the singer expressed his sadness over policies of the President Muhammadu Buhari-led government. Seun lamented that nothing is working in the country and that the youths are neglected. In a message […]

Kidnap kingpin, Robinson Okotie, arrested in Delta

The joint military patrol team attached to the 19 battalion of the Nigeria Army in Sapele, Delta State yesterday arrested a kidnap kingpin identified as Robinson Okotie. Leader of the patrol team, Lt Col. Aji Mohammed, who confirmed his arrest, said the suspect was apprehended around Ugbeyiyi Junction by Memory Super Market in Sapele. During interrogation, […]

Sultan of Sokoto declares September 1st Sallah day

The Sultan of Sokoto and Chairman Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar, has declared September 1st 2017, as Eid-el-Kabir, Sallah day. The announcement is contained in a statement signed and released by the Chairman, Advisory Committee on Religious Affairs to the Sokoto Sultanate Council, Prof. Sambo Junaidu today August 23rd. According to Junaidu, the declaration […]

WATCH: Great Mile stone for Kennis 104.1 FM: Don Jazzy, Tiwa Savage, D’prince, Dr Sid attend Kennis 104.1 FM Opening Party

Kennis 104.1 FM started official broadcasting on April 3rd, 2017 Officially launched by throwing an opening party on Friday 04 August 2017 in Victoria Island, Lagos. In attendance were Don Jazzy, E Money, 2baba, Tiwa Savage, Reekado Banks, Kcee, Joe El, Jaywon, Dr Sid, D’prince, Eedris Abdulkareem, KSB, Skiibii, Henry Knight, Omo Akin, Konga and a host […]

Nigerian Elder statesman Maitama Sule is dead

Elder statesman Ambassador Maitama Sule has died. According to Punch, one of his sons, Mukhtar Maitama confirmed that the former minister died in a Cairo hospital 24 hours after arrival. Muktar also mentioned that his dad’s remains would be flown to Nigeria for a befitting burial according to Muslim injunctions on Tuesday. Ambassador Maitama Sule […]

Senate mandates Buhari to submit 2014 confab report

The Senate has mandated President Muhammadu Buhari to submit the report of the 2014 National Conference to the Red Chamber for deliberations. The decision was reached, following the adoption of an amendment motion, moved by Senator Mao Ohuabunwa from Abia State. His amendment motion was seconded by Senator Solomon Adeola. Senators Adamu Aliero and Jonah […]