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News: SO SAD!! Flood Sweeps Lady Away, 5 Days To Her Wedding

One Ms Farida Saminu was on Sunday swept away by flood in Kaduna state. The deceased was on her way to meet the makeup artist booked for her wedding slated for Friday, November 1, 2019, when the incident occurred. She had boarded a tricycle with four other passengers, but as they were climbing a bridge, the flood swept the tricycle ...

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News: Xenophobia: Another Nigerian Killed, 2 Others Injured By Unknown Gun Men In South Africa

A Nigerian man has been killed by yet to be identified gunmen in South Africa. Confirming this to the News Agency of Nigeria NAN, Odefa Ikele, the National Spokesperson of Nigerian Union South Africa, said the deceased, Chikamso Ufordi, who hailed from Awgu Local Government Area of Enugu State was riding in his car with two other Nigerians when they ...

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News: Farouq said this while presenting the 2020 budget estimates N44.21 billion for the approval of the House Committee on Internally Displaced Persons and Refugees chaired by Rep. Mohammed Jega on Monday. The minister said that the ministry was tasked with the responsibility to address some of the underlying causes, drivers and consequences of humanitarian crises and underdevelopment including. She said this included the relatively high level of poverty of nearly half (90 million) of the country’s 198 million population live in. The minister assured that the new ministry would strengthen the coordination of humanitarian and disaster management efforts by stakeholders. The breakdown of the proposed 2020 budget for National Commission for Refugees, Migrants and Internally Displaced Persons include N474,306,285 for personnel, N165 million for resettlement of IDPs in the North East and Bakkasi returnees in the 2020 budget proposal. Others are N15 million for 1,000 IDPs enrolment into NHIS; N105 million for renovation/rent of 21,000,000 per state; N60 million Back to school fees; N105 million for drilling of borehole; N184 million for securing land for relocation and reintegration of IDPs in FCT, Nasarawa States and N110 million for 2,200 families as return assistance to North East, among others. Speaking, the chairman of the committee assured that the budget will impact positively on all Nigerians. “We are therefore poised for collaborative action with the Executive arm of government to ensure that we design a performing budget that will meet the expectations of the teeming populace,” he said. He also applauded the resolution of President Muhammadu Buhari for creating the Ministry with a view to addressing the numerous humanitarian challenges in the country as a result of insurgency, armed conflicts and other forms of conflicts. Meanwhile, speaking before the House Committee on Women Affairs, Rep. Oriyomi Onanuga, resolved to address the “relatively high unemployment (at 23.2 percent) with over 40 million unemployed or underemployed”. Onanuga also expressed the determination of thr government to address the high number of unemployed persons of concerned “including over two million IDPs, 230,000 Nigerian refugees in Niger, Chad and Cameroon and 45,000 refugees in Nigeria”. “(This includes) 22 million persons with disabilities; over 14 million persons in one form of drug and substance abuse or the other and growing needs of the elderly and vulnerable groups.”

Farouq said this while presenting the 2020 budget estimates N44.21 billion for the approval of the House Committee on Internally Displaced Persons and Refugees chaired by Rep. Mohammed Jega on Monday. The minister said that the ministry was tasked with the responsibility to address some of the underlying causes, drivers and consequences of humanitarian crises and underdevelopment including. She said ...

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News: 80 Nigerians Deported For Spraying Money On Pastor Odumeje (Read Full Details)

Indonesian government arresting, deporting Nigerians for allegedly spraying money during pastor Odumeje’s recent visit in Jakarta. The church program was reportedly organized by some Nigerians living in Jakarta and it allegedly began with the spraying of money which is said to be part of the Anambra-based Pastor’s style of ministration. According to reports, over 80 of them were allegedly deported ...

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News: Arrest `Yahoo’ Criminals, But Don’t Harass Innocent Young People – Buhari To Police

President Muhammadu Buhari has cautioned officers and men of the Nigeria Police Force against harassing young people in their bid to arrest `yahoo criminals.’ Buhari handed down this warning in his keynote address at the opening ceremony of the Conference and Retreat for Senior Police Officers on Monday in Lagos. The theme of the retreat is “Repositioning the Force for the Challenges of ...

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News: I Wonder Why Youths Who Want Power Are Not Fighting For Sowore’s Release – Dele Momodu

The Nigeriam popular journalist, Dele Momodu has taken a swipe on Nigerian youths.  He charged the Youths who wants to rule to fughtt for the release if Omoyele Sowore who has been arrested by the DSS. See his tweet below:

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News: Remains Of Tafawa Balewa’s Last Surviving Wife Buried In Bauchi (Photo)

The remains of Hajiya Jummai Abubakar, wife to Nigeria’s first Prime Minister, Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa, has been buried on Monday at the Bauchi Central Cemetery in Bauchi State. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the funeral prayers, presided by the Chief Imam of Bauchi Central Mosque, Mallam Bala Baba-Inna, took place at exactly 2.15 p.m at the ...

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News: NYSC Officially Announces 2019 Batch C Stream 1 Camping Date

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) management has finally announced that the 2019 Batch C Stream 1 orientation exercise will commence from Tuesday, 5th November 2019 to Monday, 25th November 2019. The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) management has finally announced that the 2019 Batch C Stream 1 orientation exercise will commence from Tuesday, 5th November 2019 to Monday, 25th November 2019. NYSC ...

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News: SHAMEFUL!!! Nigeria Ranks No. 1 In The World For Open Defecation – Minister

According to Adamu, Nigeria currently ranks at number one, in terms of the number of people practicing open defecation in Africa. The Federal Government says Nigeria now ranks number one in the world with people practicing open defecation. Mr Suleiman Adamu, the Minister, Ministry of Water Resources disclosed this while declaring open a two-day Private Sector Forum on Sanitation, on ...

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News: #SexForGrades: Adeboye To Hold Special Prayer For Lecturers, Students, Others

Pastor Enoch Adeboye is set to hold special prayers for lecturers and students caught in the sex-for-grades scandal. As concerns mount over sex-for-grade scandals in Nigerian universities, the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Enoch Adeboye, is organizing a special prayer for lecturers, students and a host of others, Tribune reports. Senior university lecturers are ...

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News: Caucasian Woman Shares How Her Nigerian Husband Won Her Heart

A Caucasian woman,Nwanyi Ocha, has taken to the platform to share her love story with her Nigerian husband. Posting a photo of their hands with their wedding rings on display, she wrote: “You asked me for my number, the day that we first met, If God wants we will meet again, was my reply I can’t forget. Because the second ...

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News: PDP Mocks Kogi Gov For Gifting Rolls Royce To Monarch Ahead Of Elections

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) campaign council in Kogi state has mocked Governor Yahaya Bello for buying a Rolls Royce to a traditional ruler in the state whose area suffers bad roads. According to the PDP, owing to the bad roads dominating the monarch’s area, the car gift is nothing but a ”Greek gift”. Tajudeen Yusuf, a house of representatives member ...

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News: RIGHT OR WRONG?? 2 Men Sentence To Death By Hanging In Ekiti (See What They Did)

An Ado Ekiti High Court, has sentenced two men to death by hanging for conspiracy, murder and unlawful possession of human skull. In the charge sheet, the condemned persons, Tosin Oluwafemi, 21, and Ogunleye Tajudeen, 18, committed the offences on Feb. 14, 2017 at Ifaki Ekiti, where they conspired to murder one Joshua Ojo. The offence, according to the charge ...

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News: 228 Prisoners Escape From Kogi Prison (Read Details)

No fewer than 228 prisoners have reportedly escaped from the Medium Federal Correctional Centre located in Koton Karfe, Kogi State. DAILY POST gathered that, heavy downpour on Monday morning in Koton-Karfi, aided the escape of the prisoners after the collapse of some parts of the Federal medium prison building while many houses were submerged by the flood in the community. It ...

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News: Do You Agree? Real Reasons Why Buhari’s Planned Trip To London – Reno Omokri Reveals

Reno Omokri, a former aide to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, on Monday berated President Muhammadu Buhari over his planned trip to London from Saudi Arabia. Omokri claimed that Buhari was traveling to London, where he would spend 16 days due to the issue of infighting between his wife, Aisha and nephew, Mamman Daura’s family among other issues. Buhari will embark on a private trip to London ...

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News: See The ‘White Yahoo Man’ Arrested For Defrauding Bank N100m (Photo)

A Canadian man has been arrested and detained after he defrauded N100m from a bank in Nigeria. A Federal High Court in Lagos on Monday remanded a Nigerian Olakunle Bello Shola and a dual Indian-Canada citizen, Santosh Singh, following their arraignment for alleged N100,075,000 fraud, according to TheNation. Justice Oluremi Oguntoyinbo made the order after Lakunle 31 and Santosh 43, ...

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News: UPDATE! EFCC Arrests Mompha’s Foreign Collaborator, Others

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has arrested a Lebanese, Hamza Koudeih, a collaborator to the just arrested renowned Social Media celebrity, Ismaila Mustapha popularly known as Mompha and two others, whose nationality are yet to be established following their alleged involvement in internet-related fraud and money laundering. Hamza was arrested weekend at the Eko Atlantic Pearl Tower, Victoria Island, Lagos ...

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News: Policemen Arrest Nursing Mother And Her 2-Month-Old Baby In Owerri For This Nonsense Reason

A woman has raised alarm in Owerri after being harassed by security operatives who arrested him. A Nigerian woman identified as @thacutearies on Instagram has pleaded for help after officers of the Police Force stormed a compound in Owerri, without warrant or identification, to arrest a nursing mother and her 2months old baby. According to her, the policemen stated that ...

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News: BUSTED! Man Sent To Jail For Stealing Car Parts (See How He Did It)

A magistrate court in Isolo area of Lagos State has sentenced a 28-year-old man, Festus Obaro, to two years imprisonment for stealing. Obaro, who was first arraigned before Teluwo-led magistrate court on Tuesday, August 6, 2019 over three-count-charge bothering on stealing, was finally sentenced to two years imprisonment on Friday, having made confessional statement and pleaded guilty to the offences. ...

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News: JUST SAD! Flood Renders Many Homeless In Adamawa State

Flood, which occurred over the weekend affected more than 70 communities in six local government areas of Adamawa State. The Adamawa/Taraba Head of Operation of National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Abani Garki, who gave an update Monday afternoon on the flood, also announced that as part of intervention measure, five camps have been opened around affected areas for people displaced ...

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