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Retired major general gave N35m out of looted Dasukigate funds to Winners Chapel

RETIRED Nigerian Army officer Major General Emmanuel Atewe has been accused of paying the Living Faith Church popularly known as Winners’ Chapel a sum of N35m $96,500 out of the N8.5bn he diverted from funds meant to procure arms for the military.

 

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Abuja parents pay extra tuition fees to special tutors so their kids can be taught to speak with British accents

NIGERIAN parents in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) have begun paying extra tuition fees to local schools so that their children can be taught how to speak with British accents believing that it will help with their career advancement.

 

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Chris Okotie backs Buhari for 2019 elections saying his worth against corruption is worthy of support

HOUSE of God International Ministry founder Pastor Chris Okotie has thrown his weight behind President Muhammadu Buhari's re-election campaign saying that the ongoing anti-corruption campaign is enough reason to re-elect him.

 

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Nigerian Air Force deploys 100 aircraft to Yobe State in search of missing Dapchi schoolgirls

NIGERIA'S air force has deployed 100 fighter jets across the northeast of the country in a desperate attempt to find the 100 pupils of Government Girls Science and Technical College (GGSTC) Dapchi who were abducted on February 19.

 

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About 20 Ipob members arrested in Enugu for opposing the granting of award to Nnamdi Azikiwe

ABOUT 20 Indigenous People of Biafra (Ipob) members have been arrested by the police in Enugu for protesting at an event organised by a pan-Igbo group to honour some Igbo personalities including Nigeria's first president Dr Nnamdi Azikiwe.

 

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Soldiers arrest 10 Fulani cattle herdsmen in Benue State as they attempt to destroy farmlands

NIGERIAN Army troops have arrested 10 Fulani cattle herdsmen in Benue State as part of the ongoing military operation Exercise Ayem Akpatuma on suspicion of destroying farm lands belonging to local farmers.

 

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Ohaneze Ndigbo leaders reject offer of Igbo presidency saying restructuring is more important

SEVERAL Igbo leaders have rejected the offer of Ndigbo producing the next Nigerian president after the tenure of the incumbent Muhammadu Buhari saying that the restructuring of the nation is more important.

 

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Joel Obi and Brown Ideye recalled for March friendlies as Rohr lists 25-man team for Poland and Serbia games

SUPER Eagles head coach Gernot Rohr has recalled Torino midfielder Joel Obi and Malaga striker Brown Ideye to camp for the two forthcoming friendlies next month against Poland and Serbia.

 

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Saudi Arabia continues with its ongoing reforms allowing women to join its armed forces

SAUDI Arabia has relented on one of its highly discriminatory and conservative traditions by passing new laws that permit women to join the kingdom's armed forces in what is seen as part of an ongoing reform process.

 

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Ohaneze Youth Council declares four days of mourning for Biafran war veteran Col Joe Achuzie

OHANEZE Youth Council (OYC) officials have declared four days of mourning to celebrate the  death of former Biafran Army war commander Col Joseph Achuzie who passed away yesterday.

 

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