Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari ministers and their portfolios


Buhari of the APC won March’s Nigeria presidential election from PDP on promise to usher in a new era in the West African nation as most Nigerians live in poverty despite the enormous oil wealth of Africa’s top producer. On assumption to office, the former military ruler had asked Nigerians to be patient and get […]

CBN’s 220b Fund: Association to Acquire Kogi Micro Finance Bank

cbn micro finance bank

As part of efforts to enable its members access and benefit from the CBN’s 220billion micro small medium enterprise development fund, the Nigerian Association of Federal Civil servants Cooperatives is set to acquire Kogi Micro Finance Bank. The Chairman of the Association,Mr Onjefu Obe while briefing newsmen in Abuja said the decision was reached few […]

Golden Eaglets overrun Australia, to face Brazil on Sunday

nigeria under 17 contingent to fifa chile

Abuja  -Reigning FIFA U-17 World Cup champions Nigeria on Wednesday in Vina Del Mar advanced to a quarter-final meeting against Brazil at the ongoing 2015 edition in Chile. The Golden Eaglets progressed by ending Australia’s run with a one-sided 6-0 victory, achieved on the back of a hat-trick from the impressive Victor Osimhen. The tale […]

Investment opportunities in Nigeria 2015

industries in Nigeria oil and gas

Nigeria has undergone a major economic transformation, and is now one of the fastest growing economies in Africa Great investment in Nigeria (means investment opportunities in Ghana a close west Africa neighbour, investment opportunities in Africa; real estate investment opportunities, small business investment opportunities and even unusual investment opportunities). This annual publication is the authoritative […]

But What If You’re Wrong? 5 Rules For Apologizing Like A Grownup

even adults do this

Even as adults we say it in a loud burst, like it’s being forcefully expelled from us after hours of holding it in. Or we whisper it while we stare down at our toes like a three-year-old. Nobody likes being wrong. Being wrong is just wrong. It means you, as a person are wrong. Even […]

Daredevil gets leg cramp halfway through Australia’s highest tightrope walk

cramp at tight rope walk

One daredevil in Australia has just become the poster child for pushing through the pain during a death defying tightrope walk between the peaks of Melbourne’s Eureka Tower. Kane Petersen was in the middle of walking Australia’s highest tightrope walk, 300 meters (or nearly 1,000 feet) above the ground, when he got a leg cramp! […]

Golden Eaglets crushed the hosts 5-1: Find out who did the most damage to the Chilean side

nigeria Chile Under 17 match 2015 5 goals to 1

To secure a place in the knock out round of the 2015 Fifa U17 World Cup as Miguel Ponce’s lads face an early exit. A goal from captain Kelechi Nwakali plus a brace from Victor Osimhen and Samuel Chukwueze brought hosts Chile to their feet as they crashed 5-1 at the Estadio SausalitoVina Del Mar […]

Nigeria threatened to cut gas supply to Ghana: Now See what Gh will do

Ghana john gas nigeria

The Federal Government of Nigeria has reached an agreement with Ghana on the modalities to settle the outstanding N33.8bn owed by the Volta River Authority (VRA) on gas supplied for power generation by a Nigerian company, N-Gaz. The highlight of the agreement is that the total sum of gas supply debt will be cleared by […]

Teen Driver Tries To Kill Spider, Causes Four-Car Accident

spider on windscreen car

Traffic accident kansas. The “Itsy Bitsy Spider” (also known as “Incy Wincy Spider” and several other similar sounding names) is a popular nursery rhyme and fingerplay that describes the adventures of a spider as it ascends, descends, and re-ascends the downspout or “waterspout” of a gutter system (or, alternatively, the spout of a teapot or […]

Burglar fail – Got a broken knee in Fisherman’s Wharf – San Francisco

burglar caught

An armed resident in his 70s shot an intruder and then dragged the man out of his home into police custody near San Francisco’s Fisherman’s Wharf late Sunday night, officers said. The 73-year-old resident, who was not named, heard someone in his home on the 700 block of Bay Street just before midnight, officials said. […]

Facebook Will Alert You If the Government Hacks Your Account

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Rest assured that the next time some state-sponsored hackers go after your personal information on Facebook, the social networking giant will give you a heads up. Facebook posted a public message Friday evening informing users that they will be notified at any point in the future if the site believes their account “has been targeted […]

Apple insists, impossible to unlock new iPhones

iphone locked

Apple Inc (AAPL.O) told a U.S. judge that accessing data stored on a locked iPhone would be “impossible” with devices using its latest operating system, but the company has the “technical ability” to help law enforcement unlock older phones. Apple’s position was laid out in a brief filed late Monday, after a federal magistrate judge […]

Oscar Pistorius released from prison, put under house arrest

Oscar Pistorius released from prison and placed under house arrest

Oscar Pistorius was released from prison in South Africa Monday and placed under house arrest, Correctional Services spokesman Manelisi Wolela said. The former Olympic athlete had been in prison since October last year, when a judge sentenced him to five years for culpable homicide in the killing of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp. The Oscar Pistorius […]

Alexia: An encounter with foremost independent diplomat in UK


‘I’m Fighting Hate, Securing Freedom for Commonwealth Citizens’- Nigerian born, British fiery Activist Confesses: ‘Spirit of Queen Elizabeth 1 greatest monarch in English history exists in me’* Establishes Independent Diplomatic Commission, IDC for Equity, Rights of Africans   * Creates The Commonwealth Liberation Party, TCLP political platform *Sets Protectorate Police Commission, PPC to Secure Bails, […]

We started investigating Alison-Madueke since 2013 – UK National Crime Agency

deziani madueke

We started investigating Alison-Madueke since 2013 – UK National Crime Agency The UK National Crime Agency [NCA] on Saturday said investigation into allegations of corruption against Nigeria’s former minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke, and the four other people arrested Friday had been on since 2013. In an update on its website, the NCA said, […]

Chelsea vs Southampton, Premier League: 1-3

Chelsea could not handle Sadio Mane

Chelsea’s terrible start to the season continued as Southampton came from behind to record a stunning victory at Stamford Bridge. The Premier League champions took an early lead through Willian’s free-kick. Steven Davis drove in an equaliser before Sadio Mane ran through after a defensive error to put Saints ahead. Graziano Pelle’s angled finish sealed […]

Two bomb blasts ripped through the outskirts of Nigeria’s capital Abuja on Friday

bomb blasts abuja nigeria

Two bomb blasts rip through outskirts of Abuja on Friday, including one target hit twice before by Boko Haram, after separate strikes in northeast kill at least 21 The site of a suspected Boko Haram suicide bomb attack at a market in Maiduguri in June. The site of a suspected Boko Haram suicide bomb attack […]

Microsoft Fleshes Out Its 3D Capabilities With Purchase Of Havok From Intel


Microsoft announced today that it has purchased Havok Software from Intel. The chip maker purchased Havok, an Irish gaming technology company, back in September 2007. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. In a short blog post, Microsoft called Havok the “leading provider of 3D physics.” That’s the core of this; Microsoft, as a company, […]

Everything in our Internet-enabled world’s connected

secure network

The Internet of Things (IoT) presents a significant mix of opportunity and risk. Compared to the connected devices of the past, the gazillions of new IoT devices that are being predicted for our homes, transportation, cities, medical devices and elsewhere represent a unique set of security challenges for both companies and their users. They also offer […]

Inside The 2015 Forbes 400: Facts And Figures About America’s Wealthiest

Forbes 400

By Luisa Kroll , Forbes Staff Surging tech stocks upended ranks near the stratosphere of The Forbes 400 list of the Richest Americans this year. CEO Jeff Bezos and Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg both zoomed into the top 10 richest for the first time. Bezos, the biggest gainer on the list, up $16.5 billion in […]