SENATE CANCELS RESUMPTION TOMORROW

[FILE] Nigerian Senate The Nigerian Senate has cancelled its scheduled resumption for Tuesday, 29th January, 2019.The Clerk of the Senate, Mr. Nelson Ayewoh, stated this in a statement signed by him on Monday evening. “This is to inform all Distinguished Senators of the National Assembly of the Federal Republic of Nigeria that the resumption in Plenary scheduled for tomorrow, Tuesday, 29th January 2019 has been cancelled. The scheduled date of the resumption in Plenary earlier fixed for Tuesday, 19th February, 2019, remains, please.” The Senate did not state the reason for…

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INEC OFFICE IN RIVERS ON FIRE, SEE PICS

INEC office set ablaze in Rivers state (SEE PHOTOS) The INEC office at Oyigbo LGA in Rivers state was set ablaze by hoodlums this morning. The culprits are yet to be arrested but police say investigations have commenced and that those behind the act would be apprehended and made to face the wrath of the law. Thankfully no life was lost. The state residents believe the attack on the INEC office is a ploy by some disgruntled politicians to ensure the elections in the state are postponed. See more photos…

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NIGERIAN MEDIA FAIL TO SEE THE LARGER PICTURE- LAI MOHAMMED

Onnoghen: Nigerian media fail to see ‘the big picture’ – Lai Mohammed Premium Times Nigeria / Sani Tukur / 1 hour ago The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has accused the Nigerian media of failing to see “the big picture” in the ongoing controversy over the suspension of Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen. President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday suspended Mr Onnoghen. He said it was in compliance with an order of the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT), directing the suspension of Mr Onnoghen, pending the determination of the cases against him…

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LAWYERS TO BOYCOTT COURTS FOR 2 DAYS OVER ONNOGHEN SUSPENSION

The NBA-NEC Emergency meeting which was held today, the 28th of January 2019, ended with some resolutions. it was held that lawyers all over Nigeria boycott all courts in the land for two days starting from the 29th day of January, 2019. SUMMARY OF RESOLUTIONS OF THE NIGERIAN BAR ASSOCIATION, NATIONAL EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE (NEC) MEETING HELD ON MONDAY, 28TH JANUARY 2019 AT THE NBA AUDITORIUM, NBA HOUSE, ABUJA. 1. NBA Condemns in strong terms the Unconstitutional Suspension of the CJN. 2. NEC resolved that Members should boycott all Courts for…

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HOW I WAS USED AND DUMPED BY MEN -ACTRESS UCHE OGBODO

Nollywood actress, Uche Ogbodo has revealed how she was used and dumped by men when she was a  bit younger in an interview with Inside Nollywood. According to her, ten years ago, she was an innocent young girl that was easily manipulated. She was desperate for love and her desperation got her used and dumped. She said. About 10 years ago, I was that innocent young woman who was misunderstood by everyone. I was desperate for love but was used, played, broken and shattered at some point. But today I…

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I WILL PERSONALLY HANDLE PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION COLLATION SAYSNINEC CHAIRMAN

To allow observers, media access to situation room • Raises the alarm over looming violence As part of it efforts to ensure transparency and build confidence in the February 16 presidential election, the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Mahmood Yakubu, has vowed to solely man the result collation centre, stressing that he will not share his constitutional responsibility as the chairman of the collation secretariat with anybody. The INEC boss was also said to have raised the alarm over what he described as the increasing violence…

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ADEKUNLE GOLD CELEBRATES 32ND BIRTHDAY WITH CUTE PICS

Popular Nigerian Singer Adekunle Share cute photo to celebrates his Adekunle Gold known as Adekunle Kosoko Family, is a Nigerian professional graphics designer, music recording artiste, singer, songwriter and performer with a unique genre of music he calls Urban Highlife. Adekunle was born into a royal family in Lagos State, Nigeria. Happy birthday to him. Gist From Praizenews ; http://www.praizenews.com/adekunle-shares-cute-photo-as-he-celebrates-his-32nd-birthday/  

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FG TO BLACKLIST AMCON DEBTORS OVER 5 TRILLION

12,000 non-performing loans acquired Agency recovers N1trn The Federal Government is considering various options of resolving the logjam between the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) and its obligors over debts estimated at over N5 trillion. Minister of Finance, Mrs. Zainab Ahmed, who stated government’s thinking over the weekend, said the options being considered include, to seize payments due to them and blacklist them from getting Federal Government’s patronage. Speaking at the inauguration of AMCON Board of Directors in Abuja, Ahmed said: “It must be emphasised that government would not…

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KANU FOUNDATION PERFORMS OPEN HEART SURGERIES IN ABUJA FOR THE FIRST TIME

Nwankwo Kanu Foundation A milestone was achieved by the Kanu Heart Foundation in Abuja last week when three ailing children had successful open heart surgeries.The surgeries were undertaken at the Alliance Hospital, Garki, Area 11 in the Federal Capital Territory, led by Dr. Rehan Sayeed Mohammed in company with other surgeons who include Dr. Etobo. Coordinator of the Kanu Heart Foundation, Pastor Onyebuchi Abia, who was also present at the hospital while the operations lasted, described the event as a medical feat. “It was long in coming and we thank…

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