Barcelona, Real Madrid To Tour Nigeria

Abuja Football loving Nigerians have been promised a huge prospect of the Spanish La Liga big guns, FC Barcelona and Real Madrid visiting the country on a playing tour in a no distant time. President of La Liga, Javier Tebas gave the assurance over the weekend in Abuja during the official opening of the Nigeria…

Mr. President Is About The Economy Not Corruption

I FELT a bit miffed at the president’s Eid-el-fitr message not because it lacked compassion or empathy but because it lacked a departure from his strongly held minimalist view of our daily reality. In all sincerity, I have made a solemn promise not to throw empty criticism at Mr. President and only lend my voice…

As Team Nigeria Moves To Rio

President Muhammadu Buhari and other top officials of the Presidency bade the Nigerian team to the Rio De Janeiro Brazil Olympic Games goodbye on the night of Tuesday July 19, 2016 at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, charging our athletes and officials to ensure that the good image of the country does not suffer as a…

Gbagyi Villa’ll Be Demolished —El-Rufai

Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State, yesterday, said all structures in the expansive Gbagyi Villa suburb of Kaduna metropolis that did not have Certificate-of-Occupancy and Building Permits would be pulled down, despite a pending court case instituted by the community. Gov. Nasir-El-Rufai Recall that Chris Obodum, Chairman, Gbyagi Villa Community, Gbagyi villa in April, claimed…

FG, States, LGs Share N559bn

For the first time in many months, the nation’s revenue made a significant rebound with federal, state and local governments, yesterday, sharing a total of N559 billion. The amount represented accruals into the Federation Account and proceeds from Value Added Tax in the month of June. The Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, who disclosed…