Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has commended the General Overseer of Salvation Ministries, Pastor David Ibiyeomie, for his contributions to the development of the state.
The Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to set up an investigative panel to probe last Tuesday’s police invasion of the Abuja residence of the elder statesman, Chief Edwin Clark.
The National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has alerted Nigerians against consumption of TL Tan Lung and TLC brands of canned sardine.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Wednesday arraigned a businessman, Khareem Oluwaseyi, before a Lagos High Court in Ikeja for allegedly impersonating the United States Attorney General, Jeff Sessions, to defraud people online.
The political season in Nigeria is ridden with drama and constant surprises. The four year term of the incumbent government is close to its expiration date and the race has begun for the country to elect new servants.
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has suspended Super Eagles Coach, Salisu Yusuf, who was filmed by Ghanaian undercover reporter receiving money from two players’ agents for one year and fined him of $5,000 after he was found guilty of the offense.
More state chapters of the All Progressives Congress (APC) have joined Lagos to adopt the direct primary option to pick their candidates for next year’s elections.
Mr Mohammed Umar Nasko is one of the gubernatorial contenders on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Niger State in next year’s election. He was at the state secretariat of the party to submit his letter of intent to once again contest for the governorship position where he spoke with journalists on various issues. ADELOWO OLADIPO brings the excerpts.