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IG’s Son Survives IRS Plane Crash In Niger Republic

n IRS aircraft, which was returning from maintenance abroad, has crashed in Niger Republic, with two crew members on board, aviation sources said on Saturday. The two crew, including the son of the Inspector General of Police, Muhammed Abubakar, survived the crash. The plane, a Folker 100, with registration number 5NSIK, crashed at about 7:30 pm after it allegedly lost contact at Ganla. The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority of Nigeria ... Read More »

My Piece Of Advice To You [Runs Girls,Police,Army etc..]

TO OUR RUNS GIRLS IN ABUJA: Please let these American soldiers do their jobs to #bringbackourgirls … If not they’ll just park well. TO AMERICAN SOLDIERS: If the runs girls will ginger your search to #bringbackourgirls please #TakeOurRunsGirls , we no wan hear story. TO NIGERIAN SOLDIERS: Please stop taking pictures with American soldiers, they’re not celebrities, they’re your mates and some of una even senior them. #MTCHEW # TO ... Read More »

I Can’t Sleep With My Two Eyes Closed Again – President Jonathan

President Goodluck Jonathan on Friday admitted that he no longer sleep with his two eyes closed since theApril 14 abduction of the school girls from Government Girls Secondary School, Chibok Borno State, adding that the situation will remaiN so until the girls regain their freedom. He said: “Let me also use this unique opportunity to thank all of you who have shown commitment and concern those of you in Nigeria ... Read More »

CNN Lists 9 Reasons Why Chibok Missing Girls Rescue Effort Has Not Produced Results

As the abduction of over 200 girls from a secondary school in Chibok, Borno State continues to make theheadlines, many are asking the simple question – Why have the girls not been found yet? Despite the international attention and efforts by the Nigerian government, over 3 weeks after their abduction, the vast majority of the girls are still missing. Just today a US Official is quoted to have said the ... Read More »

Chris Brown admits to probation violation, sentenced to 1 year in jail

Chris Brown is seen in the courtroom with attorney Mark Geragos during a hearing at the Criminal Courtsin Los Angeles. (Pool photo, Reuters / May 9, 2014) Singer Chris Brown admitted on Friday to violating his probation by committing a crime near Washington, D.C. Brown is accused of hitting someone outside a hotel and prosecutors have filed an assault charge against him. The Grammy-winning R&B artist was promptly sentenced to ... Read More »

Plenty Money: Apple Set To Buy Dr. Dre’s Beats Headphones for $3.2 billion

Watch out Diddy, Dr. Dre will be taking over that No.1 spot on Forbes’ list of “Hip Hop’s Wealthiest” if Apple closes in on its plan to acquire Beats Electronics for a whooping $3.2 billion. According to a New York Times report, a deal could be announced as soon as next week. If this transaction does go through (sources warn that it could still fall apart), it would mean a ... Read More »

WEF Pools $68bn for Investment in Africa

By Ndubuisi Francis  As the curtains drew on the 24th World Economic Forum on Africa (WEFA) in the Nigerian capital, Abuja Friday, the Davos, Swiss-based World Economic Forum (WEF), organisers of the event said the fruits of the three-day meet were enormous,  even as it scored it in spite of the security concerns. WEF said WEFA 2014 pooled $$68 billion during the three-day event, for investment in health care, agriculture, ... Read More »

Those Behind Abuja Blasts Nabbed – GEJ

President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday revealed that the masterminds of the two deadly bomb blasts that rocked Nyanya, a suburb of the Federal Capital Territory have been arrested and are currently helping the security agencies in their efforts to unmask their financiers. Jonathan spoke while fielding questions from journalists at the end of the 24th World Economic Forum for Africa, WEFA, held in Abuja which ended yesterday. He also said that ... Read More »

False Boko Haram Video: Obanikoro Cautions on Inflammatory Comments

The Minister of State for Defence, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro has called on Nigerians to refrain from spreading false information capable of further inciting terror. According to him, a video being circulated on the social media of one of the missing Chibok girls allegedly being stoned to death is as old as 2013 and considering the facts around the said video, much older. While the act is as despicable as it ... Read More »

FACE OF UNILAG 2014: Media/Press Briefing Event | @faceofunilag

FOU14 uses this medium to cordially invite all media houses (print and online), Bloggers, entertainment correspondents, students, youth and the general public to the Official Media/Press briefing for the Face of Unilag 2014 online unisex photo contest. Venue: Club Uno, Ikeja, Lagos. Time: 7:30PM-9:30PM (prompt) Date: 31st May, 2014. Kindly call 08025307997 or 08107610504 to confirm attendance and for any other enquiries. Please note that this event is free to ... Read More »

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