Adamu apologises for failing to deliver promise as Education Minister

The Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, has apologised to Nigerians over his inability to keep to his promise to reduce the number of out-of-school children by half before the end of his tenure. This is coming as the federal government has approved additional N25 billion as earned academic allowances for members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU). The minister said the uninspiring status of Nigeria parading the highest number of out-of-school children globally was a big mark of shame to him as a person and to the…

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ORTOM CONSOLES LOBI OVER COACH’S DEATH

Governor Samuel Ortom deeply commiserates with the Board, Management, staff and players of Lobi Stars Football Club, over the death of their Technical Adviser, Coach Solomon Ogbeide who died on Monday, 20th May, 2019 in Makurdi. The Governor describes the death of coach Ogbeide as a painful loss not only to his family and Lobi Stars, but also to the entire state and country at large. He says coach Ogbeide’s time as Lobi Stars’ Technical Adviser brought several success stories to the state among which are the club’s emergence as…

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Eminent Leaders Set to Receive Suncity News Champions of Democracy and Development 2019 (SCDD)

In its effort to deepen democracy in the county, Suncity News is set to celebrate individuals, government agencies and security personnel who have contributed positively to the successful conclusion of the 2019 general elections as well as those who have given their best to ensure the development of the country. In a statement issued by the publisher of the magazine, Mr Chibuisi Mba, the media outfit noted that no much have been done to encourage such individuals. “The elections has come and gone, some win others loss but Nigeria we…

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Breaking News: How Osinbajo was allegedly deceived by LASU Management, received award from fake LASUSU President at Convocation

Complied by LASU watch. The Lagos State University 23rd Post Graduate Degree Convocation ceremony held on Thursday, 16th of May, 2019 saw the Vice President of The Federal Republic of Nigeria Prof. Yemi Osibanjo, Former President of Ghana Mr. John Mahama, and Out going & Incoming Governor of Lagos State Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode and Mr. Babajide Sanwo Olu as visitors to the University. As part of activities of the ceremony, The LASU Vice Chancellor Prof. Olanrewaju Adigun Fagbohun introduce the person of Mr. Oladele Oluwatayo Olawale as president of the…

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Married Woman Dies During Sex Romp With Lover In Jos (photos)

Nightmare has remained the only companion of a 42-year-old man, Gundumi Saya who allegedly lured a married woman, Mrs. Hajara Markus out of her matrimonial home for sex where she died while the duo were engaged in illicit affair. Gundumi has been remanded in Jos prison by Plateau State High Court for allegedly killing Mrs. Hajara during sex. He confessed to have been having secret sexual relationship with the woman before and after she got married to her husband. The suspect who hails from Zango-Dinya village of Bassa Local Government…

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Abuja serial Robber: Losing N6m Capital To Betting Made Me Become A Robber – Suspect

Operatives of the Inspector-General of Police Intelligence Response Team have smashed a robbery gang which specialised in robbing women of expensive vehicles in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory. Three members of the gang arrested by the police were identified as Ego Ike, Obinna Igwe and Adamu Nuhu. City Round learnt that the suspects usually took the stolen vehicles to Niger Republic, where they sold them. It was gathered that the police went after the gang members after they allegedly stole a 2016 Toyota Corolla from an official of the Federal…

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Ex-Gov. Gbenga Daniel Arraigned Over Alleged N200m Fraud

Justice Olarenwaju Mabekoje of the Ogun State High Court sitting in Abeokuta, Ogun State, on Friday, May 17, 2019, dismissed the no- case submission filed by a former governor of Ogun State, Otunba Gbenga Daniel, who is being prosecuted for an alleged N200m (Two Hundred Million Naira) fraud. Gbenga Daniel was re-arraigned on Monday, April 16, 2012 by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on a 32-count charge bordering on misappropriation of funds to the tune of over N200 million, criminal breach of trust and abuse of office. He pleaded…

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N180 million rocks Covenant University as EFCC arrests Senior Lecturer

A senior lecturer in the IT Department of Covenant University, Otta Ogun State is cooling off in the custody of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission(EFCC) after he confessed to have fraudulently diverted not less than N180 million to his private coffers. The diversion, it was learnt, took years during which nobody suspected the high-profile guru. By the time the university woke up to his antics, he had succeeded in siphoning a whopping N180 million! Before the bubble burst, not a few people were said to have wondered how the loved…

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9TH NASS : TINUBU RELOCATE TO ABUJA OVER LAWAN, GBAJABIAMILA LEADERSHIP

PERHAPS in a bid to avoid a repeat of the 2015 last-minute disappointment, National Leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Bola Tinubu, has reportedly relocated to Abuja to personally monitor shifting political developments regarding the election of the next leadership of the National Assembly. Calls to the mobile phone of his media aide, Tunde Rahman, rang out and as of press time, he was yet to either return the calls or reply the SMS sent him. Tinubu is backing Senator Ahmed Lawan for Senate presidency and Femi…

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N8B BAILOUT FUND: WHY WE’RE PROBING OKOROCHA – EFCC

The troubles of the outgoing administration of Rochas Okorocha in Imo State are far from over as the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), yesterday, said that it is investigating a case of money laundering against it during the last governorship election in the state. EFCC’s zonal head for South East, Usman Imam during a briefing disclosed how their operatives, acting on tip-offs, blocked accounts belonging to the state government in the build-up to the election. He spoke while highlighting the activities of the zone in the first quarter of…

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