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Boris Johnson appoints British-Nigerian as minister

by Ikokwu Ikembaon July 30, 2019
Boris Johnson, Britain’s Prime Minister, has appointed Olukemi Olufunto Badenoch, as Children and Families Minister. The move is part of his government reshuffle. Mrs Badenoch is a British Conservative politician and Member of Parliament (MP) for Saffron Walden. She is aged 39 and was born in Wimbledon, London, to parents of Nigerian origin. Her childhood […]

36 year old Okeahialam makes Ihedioha commissioners nominee’s’ List 

by Ikokwu Ikembaon July 30, 2019
Emeka Ihedioha, Governor of Imo State, on Tuesday, sent names of his commissioner-nominees to the House of Assembly. The list includes Ekezie Johnbosco Okeahialam, a graduate of Babcock University. A first-class graduate, Okeahialam holds a bachelor of science in economics and has a master in business analytics and consulting from the University of Warwick, United […]

Ihedioha sends commissioner nominees to State Assembly

by Ikokwu Ikembaon July 30, 2019
List of 17 Commissioner Nominees, as read out by Speaker, Imo State House of Assembly 1. Prof Viola Onwuliri 2. Rt Hon Chuma Nnaji 3. Reginald lhebuzo 4. Ekezie Johnbosco Okeahialam 5. Prof Emeka Felix Ebidiekwe 6. Engr. Benjamin Nnamdi Ekwueme 7. Prof. Uchenna Joseph Uwaleke 8. Prof Nicholas Anayo Amaefule 9. Barr. Chijioke Nzekwe […]

PEPTribunal: Buhari didn’t submit certificate to Army ~ Class mate

by Ikokwu Ikembaon July 30, 2019
A mate of President Muhammadu Buhari in the Nigerian Army, Maj.-Gen. Paul Tarfa (retd), told the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal on Tuesday that the claim that he and members of his set were asked to hand over their school certificates to the Nigerian Army while being enlisted in 1962 was false. Tarfa was testifying as […]

BREAKING| Lawan finally names Senate Standing Committees

by Ikokwu Ikembaon July 30, 2019
The Senate President, Dr Ahmad Ibrahim Lawan on Tuesday announced Senate standing Committee shortly before he adjourned sitting until 24th September, 2019. Before announcing the Committees and Special Committees, there was high expectations among Senators and those privy to the activities of the Senate. The committees, which were 69 in number, cut across party divides […]

CERTIFICATE FORGERY: Supreme Court sacks APC Reps In Adamawa, orders INEC to declare PDP candidate WINNER

by Ikokwu Ikembaon July 30, 2019
The Supreme Court has sacked Mustapha Usman, an All Progressives Congress (APC) member of the House of Representatives, representing Yola South/Yola North/Girei Federal Constituency of Adamawa State. The Supreme Court held that, besides that it was found that Usman forged his credentials, he also did not participate in the National Youth Service Corps scheme. A […]