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2017 budget: Buhari has clearly shown his hatred for education – ASUU
The Chairman of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) University of Lagos chapter, Dr Laja Odukoya has said President Muhammadu Buhari showed his hatred for education in the 2017 budget. The education sector has been allocated N398.01billion in the recurrent expenditure of the 2017 budget.
Police parade five suspects allegedly involved in electoral violence in Rivers
The Police on Wednesday paraded five suspects allegedly involved in hijacking electoral items during the Rivers legislative rerun election on Saturday.
EFCC re-arraigns Ladoja over alleged N4.7bn fraud
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Wednesday re-arraigned former governor of Oyo State, Rashidi Ladoja and one Waheed Akanbi. The duo were arraigned for alleged N4.7bn fraud and money laundering said to be committed in 2007.
Senate seeks power to remove non-performing ministers, own foreign accounts
The Senate is currently considering a bill seeking to allow public office holders own foreign bank accounts. The upper chamber is also seeking powers to remove non-performing ministers in the President’s cabinet.
76 bags multiple nominations as the 2017 AMVCA nominees list is revealed
The movie 76 produced by Izu Ojukwu bagged for itself 13 nominations including Best Overall Movie, Best Movie West Africa and its contributors for Best Actor (Ramsey Nouah), Best Actress (Rita Dominic), Best Cinematographer (Yinka Edward), Best Writer (Emmanuel Okomanyi) and Best Art Director (Pat Nebo) among others