I ‘ll strengthen EFCC, ICPC —Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday vowed to strengthen his anti-corruption campaign, noting that his administration would not spare anyone found guilty of corrupt practices. He also vowed to reinvigorate all anti-corruption agencies in the country such as the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission and the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other

Death toll in Borno attacks hits 80

The death toll in the attack unleashed on three Borno State villages by Boko Haram fighters has risen to 80. Suspected Boko Haram gunmen on horseback had shot dead scores of people in separate attacks on three villages in the North-East at the weekend.

Knocks and kudos for Buhari at 100 days

Politics and economy watchers are getting weary of the spate of buck passing, ‘no hurry’ body language and aura of policy inertia emanating from the President Muhammadu Buhari(PMB) led federal government,as his tenure nears the 100 day mark, typically a season of assessment. They say the  indicators show an economy

Defamation: Blogger gets N3m bail

A Federal High Court in Lagos on Tuesday granted bail in the sum of N3m to a blogger, Seun Oloketuyi. He was arraigned by the police for allegedly publishing a defamatory story against the Chief Executive Officer of Fidelity Bank Plc, Nnamdi Okonkwo.

ADHL and KDHL convert to merchant banking on lure of forex, brokereage largesse

The lure of largess from foreign exchange (forex) and capital market transactions, among others may be responsible for the conversion of the two remaining discount houses, Kakawa (KDHL) and Associated (ADHL) to merchant banks, BusinessDay investigations show. Further investigations show that an increasingly harsh operating environment has thinned out the

Anti-corruption war: Ambode seeks ICAN’s support

Lagos—Governor Akinwunmi Ambode, Lagos State yesterday, called on members of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria, ICAN, to support the ongoing anti-corruption efforts of President Muhammadu Buhari. The post Anti-corruption war: Ambode seeks ICAN’s support appeared first on Vanguard News.

100 days: Buhari didn’t make specific promises – Presidency

Presidency yesterday stated that President Mohammdu Buhari during his campaign never made specific promises of what to achieve within his first 100 days in office. The post 100 days: Buhari didn’t make specific promises – Presidency appeared first on Vanguard News.

Lilian Dinma – Na You Be The One

Nigerian female gospel act in diaspora Lilian Dinma is out with a brand new single titled “Na You Be The One”. The classic tune and well delivered lines of “Na you be the One” will get you dancing. “Na you be the One” is set to dominate the afro contemporary gospel genre.

Immortalise Akunyili, lawmakers tell Obiano

The Anambra state House of Assembly on Tuesday asked the state Governor, Willie Obiano, to immortalise a former Minister of Information and Communication, Prof. Dora Akunyili.

Expectations high as Heritage Bank concludes merger deals

Expectations are high as Heritage Bank leverages on the approvals of its acquisition of Enterprise Bank by both the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and the Federal High Court to provide quality service. The consummation of the deal brokered by the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) is seen by

Buhari didn’t call me before appointing SGF – Onu

A former Governor of Abia State, Ogbonnaya Onu, has denied reports that President Muhammadu Buhari called him before appointing Babachir Lawal as the Secretary to the Government of the Federation. Prior to Lawal’s appointment, Onu who is a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress was believed to have been favoured

EFCC nabs MoD official for $95,000 fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has arrested an official of the Ministry of Defence over a contract fraud involving $95, 000. An operative of the EFCC, who confided in our correspondent on Tuesday, said that operatives were still grilling the suspect, identified as Michael (surname withheld), as of the

Egi people accuse Total of continuous pollution

The Egi people of Rivers State has accused the Nigerian unit of French oil giant, Total E & P Nigeria, of polluting their land since 1964 till date, with little or no effort towards remediating the affected areas. The post Egi people accuse Total of continuous pollution appeared first on

Kidnappers demand N50m for Bayelsa chiefs’ freedom

Yenagoa—The kidnappers of Chief Blessing Wagio and Chief Isaac Akono-Igolo have reportedly demanded N50 million for their release a week after their abduction. The post Kidnappers demand N50m for Bayelsa chiefs’ freedom appeared first on Vanguard News.

New Video: VIC. O – R.I.P Drake & Meek Mill

Here is the video to the tune that broke the internet few weeks ago! Straight Outta Vic O‘s closet..I have no words to say about this video   Watch and Share Your Thoughts!!!

Francis relaxes forgiveness rules for abortion

Pope Francis waves to the throng of Filipino CatholicsPope Francis is making it easier for women and doctors to seek forgiveness for abortion, by allowing all priests to forgive it.