Tag Archives: Babaoja

Only evil-minded people will say I am condoning killings – Buhari

John Ameh, Olalekan Adetayo, Friday Olokor,  Adelani Adepegba, Success Nwogu and Chidiebube Okeoma President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday said the claims that being a Fulani, he must be encouraging the killings being perpetrated by armed herdsmen in parts of the country seemed to him that there was no limit to the evil in the minds of men. He wondered how anyone in ...

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Buhari tells CAN he remains committed to “ensure the protection of lives and property”

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday received members of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) from the Northern States. The Christian leaders had visited concerning the ongoing killings across the country, especially in the Middle Belt. President Buhari, speaking at the meeting, said he remains committed to ensuring the protection of lives and properties of Nigerians. Read his full speech below: I ...

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Killings: AGF blames looting, corrupt politicians, Oyebode disagrees

Ade Adesomoju, Abuja The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami (SAN), said on Thursday that corrupt politicians and the looting of security funds were responsible for the current insecurity problems bedevilling the country. Suggesting solutions to the problem, however, a Professor of Law, Akin Oyebode (SAN),  said the government had to provide good governance, ...

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Buhari, Obasanjo, Atiku, Saraki, others mourn Ciroma

John Alechenu,  Olusola Fabiyi,  Samuel Awoyinfa,  Olalekan Adetayo and  Leke Baiyewu A former Minister of Finance, Malam Adamu Ciroma, on Thursday, died at the Turkish Hospital in Abuja, aged 84. Ciroma, who was appointed Minister of Finance by the President Olusegun Obasanjo administration, was once a governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria. The late statesman studied History and was trained as a journalist. ...

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How to apply for a business loan

You should pay special attention to writing your loan application because it is going to be foremost in getting approval for the business loan from the bank, according to www.commencebusiness.com. You should consider your loan application as an advertisement and promotion for your business to the lender. Think of it as publishing an ad that your lender is going to ...

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Apps for entrepreneurs (2)

Sleep Cycle CIt’s a well-known fact that running your own business takes its toll on your sleep pattern. From the late night online meetings, to the early morning commutes, the average entrepreneur survives on less than six hours’ sleep. Insufficient shut-eye often results in health problems. Enter Sleep Cycle. Designed to use the Accelerometer on your iPhone, you simply set ...

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This story about Workers selling their Boss’ generator to Pay themselves is sad and hilarious

Unfortunately, too many Nigerians can relate to this story. Twitter user @Deji_Blissfield had shared a tweet criticising bosses who do not pay salaries on time but somehow manage to live wealthy lifestyles. He wrote: You haven’t paid your workers’ salaries for 6 months!!! You send the same workers to the bank to deposit your kids’ school fees in millions. You ...

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PDP feeling anti-graft heat, says Presidency

The Presidency on Thursday said that all is now set for the Muhammadu Buhari’s administration to wield the big stick against corrupt Nigerians. Buhari had earlier on Thursday signed the Executive Order 6 at the Council Chamber of the State House, Abuja, towards improving the fight against corruption in the country. The Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu ...

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Lagos CBD uncovers criminal hide out

The Operatives of the Lagos State Central Business Districts enforcement unit yesterday uncovered and dislodged another criminal hide out under the bridge located at the back of Onikan stadium descending to Army flag House close to the Governors house in Marina, Lagos. Disclosing this yesterday, the Special Adviser to the Lagos State Governor on Central Business Districts,  Mr Olarenwaju Elegushi ...

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Obasanjo failed spectacularly in office – Soyinka

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo recorded spectacular failures in the 11 years he steered the affairs of the nation as Head of State and civilian President, Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, said on Friday. Soyinka stated this in the preface of his new 148-page book, Intervention VIII: Gani’s Unfinished Business, where he said Obasanjo had a phobia for education and intellectualism. ...

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Assets declaration: Supreme Court rules on Saraki’s case Friday

The Supreme Court will on Friday deliver judgment on the appeal filed by Senate President, Bukola Saraki and a cross-appeal by the Federal Government. The main appeal and cross-appeal are on the false assets declaration trial involving the Senate President. The CCT headed by Danladi Umar had in June last year upheld Saraki’s no-case submission and dismissed the 18-count charge ...

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Adamu Ciroma: Obaseki extols virtues, commiserates with Yobe govt

The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has extolled the virtues of late Adamu Ciroma, whose passing at an Abuja hospital, was announced on Thursday. Aged 84, Ciroma was at various times former Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), former Minister of Finance and Managing Editor of New Nigerian Newspaper. Obaseki lauded Late Ciroma for his contributions to ...

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Music: Deola – Jeje | Prod. Nues

Deola is another fast rising Nigerian Singer/Rapper. The Money Family Records Signed act break a long time silence with a mind blowing slow tempo dance hall track titled Jeje as produced by Nues. The track Jeje is a masterpiece that will definitely top your playlist. Get yours shoes ready to dance and vibe to Jeje Download and Enjoy Below; http://sharpgist.com.ng/mp3/tagger/Files/Deola%20-%20Jeje.mp3 ...

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Police arrest five suspects over Imo APC chieftain’s alleged murder

Chidiebube Okeoma, Owerri Operatives of the federal Special Anti Robbery Squad of the Imo State Command have arrested five suspects in connection with the alleged murder of the All Progressives Congress chieftain in the state, Amos Akano. Akano, who was abducted before the just-concluded APC national convention, was reportedly found dead days after. Our correspondent gathered that FSARS operatives, led ...

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Police arrest alleged killers of Imo APC chieftain

Chidiebube Okeoma,Owerri Officers of the Federal Special Anti Robbery Squad have arrested the alleged killers of the All Progressives Congress chieftain in Imo state, Amos Akano. Akano who was abducted before the just concluded APC national convention was found dead days after. Our correspondent gathered that FSARS led by its commander, Godfrey Victor, swooped on the gang while they were ...

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New Music: Koffi feat. Mr. Jollof – Omije (Tears)

Comedian and singer Koffi has released a new song titled ‘Omije’, which means Tears. The song features Mr. Jollof and was produced by Ex.O. Listen and download below. https://www.bellanaija.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/OMiJE-Tears.mp3 Download The post New Music: Koffi feat. Mr. Jollof – Omije (Tears) appeared first on BellaNaija – Nigeria breaking & top news to the World 24/7. Read Today. 889 total views, no ...

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World Cup: Man seeks divorce from wife who rates Ronaldo higher than Messi

A Russian man has filed for divorce after a fight with his wife over whether Lionel Messi is better than Cristiano Ronaldo. According to a report in newspaper Argumento I Fakti, the football-mad couple — named only as Arsen and Lyudmila — fell out when Arsen celebrated Argentina’s victory over Nigeria, reports Mirror UK. Arsen decided to pack up his things ...

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Ekundayo eyes world title, faces Thain in London

Nigerian born England based boxer, Larry ‘The Natural’ Ekundayo continues his march towards the world Welterweight title as he returns to the ring against Scotland’s John Thain on the 13th July in London. Speaking at a media parley in Lagos ahead of the fight, Khomeini Bukhari, a member of ‘Team Ekundayo’ explained that the media session was ostensibly to sensitive ...

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Plateau: 21 suspects held

TWENTY-one suspects have been arrested over the Plateau State killings, according to the special military task force Operation Safe Haven (OPSH). Among them are those found with arms and suspected hoodlums who hijacked the protests sparked by the killings. The special task force comprises police, Air Force, Army and paramilitary security agencies. The suspects were paraded yesterday at the OPSH ...

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Killings unacceptable, says Adeboye

General Overseer of The Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) Pastor Enoch Adeboye has described the killings in Plateau State as condemnable. Adeboye stated this at the Special Thanksgiving Service for all mothers, intending mothers, widows & their families organised by the church at the Redemption Way Ebute Metta Throne of Grace National Headquarters in Lagos on Sunday. The event, ...

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Riot policemen protest unpaid five months stipends

Riot policemen in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, yesterday staged a protest over non-payment of their five months allowances. They barricaded the command headquarters located on Maiduguri-Kano expressway, shot sporadically into the air while singing and marching. The riot Policemen, who have bee on Special Duty working with the Joint Task Force (JTF), disrupted traffic during the protest. Borno State ...

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BREAKING: Mohamed Salah signs new contract with Liverpool

Egyptian international Mohamed Salah’s stunning first season with English Premier League side Liverpool earned him a long-term contract with the club on Monday. “Liverpool Football Club can confirm Mohamed Salah has signed a new long-term contract with the club,” read the club statement. “The Egypt forward has committed his future to the Reds by putting pen to paper on the ...

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nPDP will make position known this week – Baraje

John Alechenu, Abuja and Success Nwogu, Ilorin There are strong indications that talks between the All Progressives Congress and aggrieved members of the defunct new Peoples Democratic Party bloc will resume this week. This is even as the leader of the nPDP bloc, Alhaji Kawu Baraje, on Sunday, announced that members of the bloc would make their position on the ...

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Toluyemi Nathaniel talks about Being a Woman in the Tech Space with Softcom

As the perception continues to change on Africa’s one-dimensional portrayal as a struggling continent, the tide of brain drain from developing to developed nations is reducing as a growing number of highly skilled and educated Nigerians, Ghanaians, Somalians etc. flock back to their countries of birth after some time away. They left, either as children with their immigrant parents or ...

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Sharing recovered $350m Abacha loot ill-advised – SERAP

Oladimeji Ramon A human rights advocacy group, Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, has advised the Federal Government against sharing the recovered $350m (about N115bn) Sani Abacha loot among households in 19 states across the country. According to the group, the Federal Government plans to share the recovered N115bn among 300,000 households in 19 states with each getting N5,000. But in ...

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