About 6.5 million homes in Florida, two-thirds of the total, are without power after Hurricane Irma cut a deadly path through the state, officials say. Relief operations are under way and engineers are working to restore power, but many areas remain stranded. The islands of the Florida Keys and western parts of the US state bore the brunt of the ... Read More »
For the second time in less than a week, Nigerian pop star, Wizkid has been crowned the best artiste in Africa after he won the award of Best African Act at the Pre-Mobo awards that was held in London last night. Dj Cuppy on her page announced that she was given the honour of presenting the award but it looked ... Read More »
Popular Nigerian Yoruba movie Actress, Ronke Ojo-Anthony, aka Ronke Oshodioke, says she can’t stop loving the wonderful cake that her pretty daughter, Jummy, celebrated her 13th birthday with yesterday. In part of her testimonial words, she describes the cake as being “colorful” and “tasty”. See the photos of her daughter and the cake below: https://www.instagram.com/p/BLbmnHxDoPe/ Read More »
With the naira currency in free fall and inflation soaring, few Nigerians can escape the country’s economic troubles — and that includes Muslims preparing for Eid al-Adha. Livestock traders and buyers said the sale of rams for the annual festival of sacrifice have dropped sharply compared with last year, as Nigerians look to prioritise spending. “Sales have stalled,” complained Ibrahim ... Read More »
Velvety-voiced songstress, Simi, is one babe that sets butterflies aflutter in guys’ stomachs anytime she sings. Coupled with her beautiful face, it is no wonder that a lot of people have been interested in knowing who the lucky man in her life is. In the past, she had been romantically linked to entertainers such as Adekunle Gold and Falz; though ... Read More »
The military operation dubbed Operation Crocodile Smile suffered a major loss on Monday following a boat accident along the Brass Water Front in Brass Local Government Area (LGA) of Bayelsa State, leading to the death of four soldiers by drowning. Also missing are service rifles belonging to the missing soldiers. It was gathered that the incident, which occurred at about ... Read More »
“Apart From The Financial Woes, I Lost A Friend And Brother” – Don Jazzy Opens Up On Split From D’banj And Feud With Olamide
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President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday partially fulfilled his promise to publish specific details of funds traced to and recovered from corrupt former government officials as part of his war against endemic graft.
The names of the corrupt officials from whom the assets were recovered were however not disclosed.
Details of the recoveries, published by the Federal Ministry of Information, showed that the Nigerian government successfully retrieved total cash amount N78,325,354,631.82, $185,119,584.61, £3,508,355.46 and €11, 250 between May 29, 2015 and May 25, 2016.
Also released were recoveries under interim forfeiture, which were a combination of cash and assets, during the same period: N126,563,481,095.43, $9,090,243,920.15, £2,484,447.55 and €303,399.17.
Anticipated repatriation from foreign countries totaled: $321,316,726.1, £6,900,000 and €11,826.11.
The ministry also announced that 239 non-cash recoveries were made during the one-year peri
Ex-NNPC staff, Stanley Lawson, the man who brokered the purchase of Le Meridien Hotel In Port Harcourt for Diezani
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