Tag: official

Buhari mourns as official driver dies

By Bolaji Ogundele, Abuja The official driver of President Muhammadu Buhari, Master Warrant Officer, Sa’idu Afaka, is dead. Nairalovers gathered Afaka died at the State House Clinic on Tuesday after…

● Coming 2 America – Official Trailer & Poster Released

Set in the lush and royal nation of Zamunda, newly-crowned King Akeem (Eddie Murphy) and his trusted confidante Semmi (Arsenio Hall) embark on an all-new hilarious journey that has them traversing the globe…

● FIDA official attributes high rate of paternity fraud to abandonment

(From Joy Mbachi, NAN) Dr Helen Obi, Vice-Chairperson, Federation of International Women Lawyers (FIDA) Anambra chapter, has described the alleged high rate of paternity fraud to the abuse and abandonment…

● Gunmen Abduct Immigration Spokesperson – Official

Comptroller-General of Immigration, Mr Mohammed Babandede The spokesperson of the Nigeria Immigration Service in Edo State, Bridget Esene, has reportedly been kidnapped by gunmen. An official of the immigration service…

COVID-19: Residents Are Nonchalant to 2nd Wave – Official

Alhaji Kazeem Rabiu, the Chairman of the Community Development Committee (CDC), Egbe-Idimu Local Government Council Development Area (LCDA), Lagos State, has described the nonchalant attitude of residents toward the second…

Amotekun operative shoots Police officer on official duty in Oyo

A police officer identified as Fatai Yekini was on Saturday shot at by a member of the Oyo State Security Network also known as Amotekun Corps. Amotekun operative shoots Police…

CCT programme: FG targets 110,000 less privileged families in Sokoto , says official

Agency Reporter The Federal Government is targeting 110,000 less privileged families in Sokoto State for the monthly Conditional Cash Transfer (CCT). The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the…

Police killed my 17-year-old son’s dream of becoming lawyer – FRSC official

By Simon Utebor, Yenagoa An official of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Mr Daniel Kokorifa, has recounted the tragic murder of his son, Innocent, aged 17, over three years…

No official data of persons living with disability — FG

From Okwe Obi, Abuja The Federal Government has said the country does not have an official data of persons living with disability, maintaining that the 25 million number being bandied…

NJ’s top health official quarantining after COVID-19 exposure

Another top New Jersey official is in quarantine after being exposed to COVID-19 — this time the state’s top health official. Department of Health Commissioner Judith Persichilli, 71, will work…

Now You Can Watch the Official Trailer for “Omo Ghetto (The Saga)”

The official trailer for Funke Akindele-Bello and JJC Skillz‘ first directorial collaboration, “Omo Ghetto (The Saga)” is finally here and it’s getting us even more excited. The anticipated sequel to…

Sex-for-passport: Nigerian Embassy in Germany suspends official caught pants down in hotel room with a woman (Video)

A senior security staff of the Nigerian Embassy in Germany has been apprehended after a video of him in a hotel room with a woman went viral. It was learnt…

Nigerian Embassy Suspends Official Accused Of Soliciting Sex For Passport Renewal

A senior security official who allegedly solicited sex from a woman before renewing her passport has been suspended by the Nigerian Embassy in Germany. In a viral video, the official…

Kogi govt denies alleged tax on bread, to sanction official involved in ’embarrassment’

The Governor of Kogi state, Yahaya Bello, has expressed displeasure with news that his administration has imposed a tax on bread to be paid by bakeries and bread sellers in…

Six Nigerians convicted in UAE for funding Boko Haram, govt official indicted

Six Nigerians have been convicted in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for funding Boko Haram in 2019, according to Daily Trust. Boko Haram is a jihadist terrorist organization based in…