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Alert!! Bad News To Every Nigerian That Smokes Health 

Alert!! Bad News To Every Nigerian That Smokes

Federal Government has been lauded by the Youth Action on Tobacco Control and Health (YATCH), a non governmental organisation its plan to increase tobacco tax. Mr Seye Omiyefa, the Executive Director of the NGO, made the commendation on Sunday in Lagos. According to him, the increase will go a long way to save Nigerians from direct and secondhand smoking which have harmful health effects. The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole said that the government might increase the tax on tobacco. Adewole made the statement while responding to questions from…

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Senator Misau To Appear Before Senate Panel Over Corruption Allegations Against IGP Politics 

Senator Misau To Appear Before Senate Panel Over Corruption Allegations Against IGP

The Senate ad hoc committee investigating allegations of corruption and misconduct by Senator Isah Misau against the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris will probe the senator on Tuesday. The Chairman of the committee and Deputy Chief Whip of the Senate, Francis Alimikhena, made this known to journalists in Abuja on Sunday. In case you missed it, Senator Misau had accused Ibrahim Idris of collecting bribe from organisations where policemen were deployed to provide security. He also alleged that police officers pay millions of naira to the IGP for special promotions….

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“I Never Went To School But I Now Supervise Masters And PhD Holders”- Nigerian Billionaire, Indimi News 

“I Never Went To School But I Now Supervise Masters And PhD Holders”- Nigerian Billionaire, Indimi

Billionaire Businessman and Oil Magnate, Muhammadu Indimi has revealed that he never had any formal education, but he now supervises those with masters and PhD. The billionaire in a chat with PREMIUM TIMES, stated that he did never had the chance to go to school. He said; “Thank God today, as an unlettered person by western standards, I still supervise people with masters and PhDs who are working in my organisation,” “As a matter of fact, if any of my employees wants to approach me with any project proposal or…

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Why Nigeria Loses 1 Billion Dollar On Medical Tourism – Minister Explains Politics 

Why Nigeria Loses 1 Billion Dollar On Medical Tourism – Minister Explains

Minister of state for health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire has disclosed that Nigeria loses more than $1bn annually to medical tourism. Daily Trust reports that he said the federal government was worried about the development and exploring measures to contain the foreign exchange drain. He said despite government’s huge investment in training of skilled manpower and professionals, as well as building health infrastructures; the trend has remained. This he said is due to loss of confidence in the nation’s health care system. Ehanire spoke in Lagos on Sunday, October 22, during…

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‘How My Ex-Husband Stopped Me From Remarrying’- Angry Lady Tells Court News 

‘How My Ex-Husband Stopped Me From Remarrying’- Angry Lady Tells Court

A divorcee, Hajara Usman, on Monday sued her former husband before an Upper Area Court in Karu, Abuja for disrupting her wedding ceremony. Usman, residing in Asokoro, Abuja told the court that she got married to one Adamu Abdullahi in 2011 but that they got divorced through Islamic way in 2016. She said that while the marriage lasted, Abdullahi tortured her at the slightest provocation. According to her, “My parents actually forced me to marry him. I never loved him and when I got into the marriage, I discovered that…

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President Buhari’s Government Is Good At Lies – Goodluck Jonathan News 

President Buhari’s Government Is Good At Lies – Goodluck Jonathan

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has alleged that the federal government under President Muhammadu Buhari is characterized by lies and propaganda. Jonathan spoke in Abuja on Thursday when he received one of the national chairmanship aspirants of the Peoples Democratic Party, Prof. Tunde Adeniran, and members of his campaign team in his office. Jonathan said the solidarity being enjoyed by the party even though it lost the election at the centre in 2015 showed that “there is something in the PDP.” While pledging to speak up some day on the achievements…

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‘I Have Actually Been Scolded That I Can Never Be A Successful Accountant’- Governor Ambode Of Lagos News 

‘I Have Actually Been Scolded That I Can Never Be A Successful Accountant’- Governor Ambode Of Lagos

Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State, who was a former Accountant General and Auditor General of Lagos State before he became the state governor, revealed that he was once scolded that he could never be a successful Accountant. In a recent interview with City People, he detailed his educational struggles, saying: I have a philosophical outlook to what I am today I am the son of a teacher, a disciplinarian. And my mum, a complete housewife, and seamstress. But she was also an Entrepreneur. So obviously for me, I have…

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Update!! See Why CBN Ordered Banks To Keep Data Base Of Fraudulent Customers News 

Update!! See Why CBN Ordered Banks To Keep Data Base Of Fraudulent Customers

The Central Bank of Nigeria ( CBN ) on Thursday directed banks to establish a database of their customers identified through their Bank Verification Numbers (BVNs) to be involved in confirmed fraudulent activities. The directive is contained in the Regulatory Framework for Bank Verification Number (BVN) Operation and Watch-list for Nigerian Financial System released by the CBN. The implementation of the framework is with immediate effect. CBN Director Banking & Payments System Dipo Fatokun, who signed the framework, said bank customers are to abide by the regulatory framework for BVN…

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IPOB Declares Curfew In Anambra, Orders Members To Boycott Election In November News 

IPOB Declares Curfew In Anambra, Orders Members To Boycott Election In November

The leadership of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has directed its members particularly those living in Anambra State and its environs not to go out between 6pm November 17 to 6pm November 18 in a bid to boycott the gubernatorial election in the state. He alleged in the statement that the hired miscreants have been promised a hefty sum of money each and that all the logistics had been put in place to enable them storm Anambra state during the forthcoming election, during which they would engage security personnel…

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“Peter Obi Demanded N7.5bn For Sponsoring My Election” – Gov. Obiano Insists News Politics 

“Peter Obi Demanded N7.5bn For Sponsoring My Election” – Gov. Obiano Insists

Anambra State governor, Willie Obiano has re-echoed his allegation that his predecessor, Mr Peter Obi demanded the sum of N7.5 billion from him for sponsoring his election in 2013. Obiano and Obi have had a frosty relationship shortly after his swearing in. But Obi has denied that he demanded for the sum of N7.5bn from Obiano, saying that his problem with him was his (Obiano’s) underperformance. Obi said if he needed the said sum, he would have simply taken it from the N75b he left for the Obiano administration at the…

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