Association of British Law Enforcement Officers urges members to nominate eligible colleagues for Uncelebrated Nigerian Awards UK

ASSOCIATION of British Law Enforcement Officers (Able) chairperson Kehinde Onibokun has urged members of her body and all law enforcement officers of Nigerian heritage to celebrate themselves by nominating their colleagues or honours at the  Uncelebrated Nigerians Awards (UNA) UK.

 

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Corbyn set to defy the odds and become British prime minister as Labour narrow Tory lead to one point

BRITAIN's Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn looks to defy all odds and become prime minister tomorrow after he managed to turn around a 24-point deficit in the polls and cut Conservative Party leader Theresa May's lead to just one point.

 

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World Bank forecasts that Nigeria's economy will grow by 1.2% during the course of 2017 as crude output rises

NIGERIA has been forecast to enjoy 1.2% economic growth during the course of 2017 by the World Bank as a result of an improved economic outlook brought about by the increase in crude oil production.

 

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New charity Above All Things Feed the Nation to launch on the 25th June

NON-governmental organisation Above All Things Feed the Nation (AATFTN) founded to help equip Nigerians in the UK with vocational skills is to be formally launched in London on Sunday 25th June 2017.

 

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Investigators seize 20 exotic cars from former chief of air staff's son as Dasukigate probe continues

GOVERNMENT investigators have seized 20 exotic cars from the son of a former chief of air staff currently being investigated in the $2.1bn Dasukigate corruption scandal that saw money meant to purchase military hardware diverted into private pockets.

 

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Bauchi State shells out N96m to buy horses for its six emirate councils despite hard economic times

BAUCHI State has shelled out N96m (£228,360) on the purchase of horses for the six emirate councils in the state as part of a government plan to uphold local traditions despite the unfavourable economic environment.

 

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Afrobeat sensation Dbanj becomes a father after his wife Didi delivers their first son

AFROBEAT sensation Dbanj and his wife Didi Lineo have welcomed their first child after the couple gave birth to their first son earlier this week who they have named Daniel Oyebanjo III.

 

Unfortunately for Dbanj, he was not present during the birth as he was away on a tour in the US but as soon as he was informed, he took to Twitter to announce it. In 2016, Dbanj held a secret wedding with his girlfriend Didi, at a low key ceremony both in Lagos and Abuja.

 

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Two of the freed Chibok girls graduate from exclusive US high school in Washington DC

TWO of the Government Girls Secondary School Chibok pupils who were rescued when Boko Haram attacked their institution three years ago and abducted over 200 of their classmates have graduated from a high school in Washington DC.

 

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Awka-Etiti traditional ruler Igwe Angus Ojukwu joins the race to become Anambra State governor

ANAMBRA State's impending gubernatorial election took an interesting twist yesterday when the tradition ruler of Awka-Etiti in Idemili-South Local Government Area Igwe Angus Ojukwu throwing his hat into the ring.

 

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World heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua considers staging his next fight in Nigeria

WORLD heavyweight boxing champion Anthony Joshua may get to realise his long-held dream of defending his title in Nigeria after promoter Eddie Hearn revealed that it is possible that the planned rematch with Vladimir Klitschko could take place in Lagos.

 

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