Dino Melaye is my political house boy ~ Smart Adeyemi

by Ikokwu Ikembaon December 1, 2019
The newly-elected Senator Smart Adeyemi has said his defeated opponent, Dino Melaye, is his political house boy who could not manage well his earlier election into the Senate but decided to burgle it with unnecessary exuberances. Adeyemi while addressing newsmen on Sunday after his victory at the poll said’ when a servant steals the garment […]

Trump faces two impeachment deadlines as inquiry shifts focus

by Ikokwu Ikembaon December 1, 2019
US President Donald Trump faced two deadlines in Congress on Sunday as Democrats prepared to shift the focus of their impeachment inquiry from fact-finding to the consideration of possible charges of misconduct over his dealings with Ukraine. The Democratic-led House of Representatives Judiciary Committee, tasked with considering charges known as articles of impeachment, has given […]

Melaye vows to challenge the ‘temporal and evaporative victory of Adeyemi’

by Ikokwu Ikembaon December 1, 2019
The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the Kogi West senatorial election, Dino Melaye, has said he would challenge his defeat in court. The senator, who alleged five assassination attempts on his life, claimed that he was “fought on land, in the air and spiritually” by forces of the Federal Government and Kogi […]

John Dumelo and son hang out with former President [PHOTO]

by Ikokwu Ikembaon December 1, 2019
Ghanaian actor turned politician John Dumelo together with his son John Dumelo Jnr. has been spotted hanging out with the NDC flagbearer for the 2020 elections John Dramani Mahama. Though much is not known about the visit, it is believed that the Johns’ met to look at the way forward in seizing power from the […]

Lack of connectivity in rural areas affecting digital ecosystem in Nigeria, World Bank report

by Ikokwu Ikembaon November 30, 2019
The World Bank Group has launched its first Nigeria Digital Economy Diagnostic Report during an eSummit hosted by the government. The report reveals that although Nigeria is the largest mobile market in Sub Saharan Africa with a strong mobile broadband infrastructure and a vibrant digital entrepreneurial ecosystem, the lack of infrastructure and connectivity in the […]

P&ID: Nigeria Pays $200 Million to UK Court

by Ikokwu Ikembaon November 30, 2019
The Nigerian government has provided a bond of $200 million to a court in the United Kingdom, as part of efforts to overturn the $9.2 billion judgement debt against it, in favour of an Irish firm, Process and Industrial Development (P&ID). The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, said this […]