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BREAKING: CBN Extends BVN To Microfinance Banks, Gives July 31 Deadline

Heeding several calls by the Federal Government, Nigerians and experts in the financial institutions in the country, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has extended the Bank Verification Number (BVN) exercise to microfinance banks. This was disclosed in a circular dated April 21 with reference number OFI/DIR/CIR/GEN/17/139 and signed by the CBN Director in charge…

Heatbroken Singer, Davido mourns as his uncle, Senator Isiaka Adeleke, is buried

David Adeleke popularly known as Davido, has revealed that he is “heartbroken” over the death of his uncle, Senator Isiaka Adeleke. The Senator representing Osun West, passed away on Sunday morning at Biket Hospital in Osogbo, the state capital, after reportedly suffering from heart attack. Davido, who has been quiet since his uncle died, took to…

FRSC Operatives Who Were Found Drunk Have Landed in Serious Trouble…See Details

Some FRSC officers pictured sleeping on duty after getting drunk might have found themselves in serious trouble as they have been recalled. The FRSC officers passed out after getting drunk The Media Relations and Strategy of the Federal Road Safety Commission, Mr. Bisi Kazeem, has revealed that some FRSC officials who were allegedly drunk while…

China Begs America Not to Start Nuclear War with North Korea

Chinese President, XI has begged President Donald Trump not to be provoked and avoid a nuclear war with North Korea. US President Donald Trump Chinese President Xi Jinping urged “restraint” on North Korea during a phone call Monday with US President Donald Trump, days before an American supercarrier is due to arrive in the Korean…

Saraki, Justice Ngwuta, Others May Forfeit Undeclared Assets

The embattled Senate President, Saraki and others accused of not declaring assets might forfeit them to the federal government following new development.   Bukola Saraki Senate President Bukola Saraki and Justice Sylvester Ngwuta of the Supreme Court, among other defendants currently being prosecuted before the Code of Conduct Tribunal, may have their properties, which are…

Senator Isiaka Adeleke Buried Amid Tears (See Photos)

Senator Isiaka Adeleke who died yesterday after suffering a heart attack has been buried amid tears. Senator Isiaka Adeleke A three-term Nigerian Senator currently representing Osun West Senatorial district, Senator Isiaka Adeleke who died aged 62 on Sunday, 23rd April, 2017 has been buried. The burial attracted many people who wailed and cried as he…

Photo of The Day: Traffic Warden Caught Sleeping on Duty in Public in Abuja (Photos)

A security operative ‘chasing his dreams’ in broad daylight has been exposed on social media with his pictures going viral.   The Traffic Warden observing siesta on duty According to a Facebook user, Timmy who shared the photos, this tired looking Traffic Warden was caught sleeping on duty at Aminu Kano/Glo Office Junction, Wuse 2,…

President Buhari Looking for Candidate to Replace Sacked SGF, Lawal…! Who Goes There?

It has been revealed that President Muhammadu Buhari may have already started shopping for a suitable replacement for suspended Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF). Suspended Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir Lawal. Barely five days after the suspension of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir…

See Photos of Money Ritualist Caught With Human Parts in Ilorin

A suspected ritualist has been caught, beaten and his house vandalized after residents found human parts in his possession. The ritualist was beaten mercilessly and his house destroyed The police in Ilorin, the Kwara State have arrested a man for possessing human parts. It was gathered that the suspect had been monitored by residents of…

Niger Delta Militants To Resume Bombings Following New Development

The nefarious Niger Delta militants who drastically reduced the daily crude oil production due to bombing of oil pipelines are gearing up to return to their usual business following unfulfilled promises. A coalition of militant groups in the Niger Delta region have threatened to resume attacks on oil installations in the region over alleged unfulfilled…

BREAKING News: High Court Strikes Out Senator Obanikoro’s N100m Suit Against EFCC

A former Minister of State for Defence, Musiliu Obanikoro, has lost out in his case against the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. The N100m fundamental rights enforcement suit filed by a former Minister of State for Defence, Musiliu Obanikoro, against the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, have on Monday, struck out by the Federal High…

Three Female Suicide Bombers Intercepted in Maiduguri

Security operatives in the northeastern part of Nigeria have reportedly avoided a bloodbath planned by suspected Boko Haram operatives.   File Photo: Nigerian troops Three female suicide bombers were on Monday intercepted in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, the state police commissioner, Damien Chukwu said. The commissioner in a text message said one of the…

“Nigerians Did Not Elect You As A Friday President” – Fayose To Buhari

Nigerians did not elect you to function as “Friday President”, Fayose tells BuNigerians did not elect you to function as “Friday President”, Fayose tells Buhari Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has said that Nigerians did not elect General Muhammadu Buhari to function as “Friday President”, adding that he (Buhari) was now acting more like…

Tears as Deceased Senator Adeleke’s corpse is brought to his residence in

Supporters of Senator Isiaka Adeleke and hundreds of residents of Ede are in tears and wailing as the corpse of the politician is brought back to his residence. The corpse was dressed as a living being and brought in seated in a  Toyota Sienna minivan. Sympathisers waiting at the entrance of the mansion surged in…

Only Tboss and I know the truth of what happened between us –Kemen

One of the major controversies that occurred in the recently concluded Big Brother Nigeria reality show is the incident between two contestants, Kemen and Tboss, in which the former was alleged to have touched the latter inappropriately while they were on the bed. The incident eventually led to Kemen’s disqualification. Even after the show, there…

Pros, cons of long-distance marriages

It has been four years since Mrs. Bidemi Adeboyega saw her husband, Segun. After spending barely two weeks together, her husband, who works with an oil and gas company, had to resume office in Kuwait. His transfer came as shock to the couple – but it was one they appreciated. She said, “Who would not…

Governor Yahaya Bello wants to assassinate me —Melaye

Senator Dino Melaye, on Saturday, accused the Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, of plotting to assassinate him for fighting for the state’s workers and pensioners. However, Bello, in a swift reaction, said he did not believe that Melaye would “make such a sweeping statement on security matters.” The governor, speaking through his Director -General, Media…

#13BILLION IKOYI MONEY, NIA DG covering up for Amaechi, says Fani-Kayode

A former Minister of Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, has accused the suspended Director General of the National Intelligence Agency, Amb. Ayo Oke, of covering up for the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi. Fani-Kayode said this in a statement on Saturday. Amaechi had, however, denied owning the money, threatening to sue Fani-Kayode for defamation. Oke was…

Church member giving N42m tithe is chicken feed – Bishop Kukah

The Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Bishop Matthew Kukah, tells TOBI AWORINDE his issues with the modus operandi of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission and President Muhammadu Buhari’s anti-corruption war You have consistently criticised the anti-corruption war of President Muhammadu Buhari’s government. Do you still doubt the anti-corruption war in view of recent developments?…

BBNaija: Efe Visits Mike Okiro, Former Police IG (Photo)

Big Brother Naija Winner, Efe Ejeba who is currently in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja paid a courtesy visit to Former Inspector-General of Police, Sir Mike Mbama Okiro. https://www.instagram.com/p/BTJ8CgLFhHw/?taken-by=efemoney

How CBN Gave NIA The N13 Billion Uncovered In Ikoyi, Lagos, Apartment

The controversial haul of cash in local and foreign currencies recovered by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) from a residential apartment at Osborne Towers, Ikoyi, Lagos, is part of the N57.2 billion released to the National Intelligence Agency (NIA) by the Nigerian government in February 2015, PREMIUM TIMES can report. The funds were…

Emir Sanusi Visits Governor Obiano (Photo)

The Emir of kano HRH SANUSI lamido SANUSI today payed a courtesy visit to the working governor of anambra state, Chief Willie Obiano, at the governor’s lodge Awka. SANUSI who came into Awka to attend the funeral of a friend’s relative said he thought it wise to visit his long time friend and former colleague…

More Photos Of Victims Of Calabar Electrocution As Gov Ayade Promises To Pay Bills

CALABAR ELECTROCUTION TRAGEDY:  AYADE INTERVENES; TO PAY ALL MEDICAL BILLS FOR VICTIMS. CRSPHCDA TO BEGIN SENSITIZATION ON BASIC LIFE SAVING SKILLS-DR BETTA EDU. Cross River State Governor, His Excellency, Senator (Prof) Ben Ayade represented by the Deputy Governor, Prof Ivara Esu while being conducted round the emergency Ward of the University of Calabar Teaching hospital…

3 Appointments To Hausa-fulanis In One Day, Fani Kayode Blasts Buhari.

A former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, has slammed President Muhammadu Buhari for using his government to favor his northern kinsmen. Fani, a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, wondered why Buhari decided to appoint northerners as Acting Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Acting Director General of National Intelligent Agency as well…

Suspended NIA DG, Oke admits Jonathan ordered release of $289million

Ambassador Ayo Oke, who was this week suspended as the Director-General of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), has admitted that his agency received the sum of $289,202,382 on the orders of former President Goodluck Jonathan in February 2015. According to Punch, Oke revealed this when he met Vice President Yemi Osinbajo. A source said the…

SGF suspension: Lawal’s question on ‘who is the presidency’ rhetorical – Femi Adesina

  The Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, on Friday declared that there is corruption everywhere including the Presidency. Adesina made the declaration on Channels Television, while speaking on the suspension of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, Babachir Lawal and former Director General of…