Archbishop Kalu Dedicates Award To People Yet To Embrace Christ, Carpets The Church For Not Doing Enough

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 413 total views Peterclaver Egbochue The presiding bishop of House of Redemption International, Lagos, Archbishop (Prof.) Kalu Okoro Kalu, has dedicated the Africa Award of Excellence he received at the 5th edition which held on Sunday at Sheraton hotel, Ikeja,  organised by the CMC media group to men who are yet to embrace Jesus Christ as their lord and saviour. Archbishop Kalu while fielding questions from newsmen disclosed that his earnest  desire is to see people come unto God so that the work of Jesus Christ on the cross would not…

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Sanwo-Olu To Set Up Visitation Panel To Probe LASU

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 8,985 total views,  4 views today Lagos State Governor, who is also the Visitor to the Lagos State University, LASU, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, will soon set up a Visitation Panel to look into the affairs of the university from 2009 till date. Also, the State Executive Council will soon discuss the report of the Visitation Panel that probed the affairs of the Lagos State Polytechnic, LASPOTECH, Ikorodu. Speaking in a chat with our correspondent, the Special Adviser on Education to the Governor, Mr Tokunbo Wahab, confirmed the developments. “Normally, Visitation Panels to…

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INSECURITY: Nigeria Operating Adulterated Federal System— Alaafin

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 278 total views The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi III, has called on Nigerians to shun those calling for the nation’s disintegration and work toward the promotion of its unity. Adeyemi III gave the advice on Sunday at the inauguration of 35 classrooms at the Royal Gold Model Group of Schools and foundation laying of a Mosque in Ibadan. The traditional ruler said a lot of things had happened in the past that resulted in ethnicity and tribalism among Nigerians. He then, urged Nigerians to find a way of reconciling…

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Naira Exchanges N580 To $1

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 1,066 total views The naira exchanged to the dollar at 580 on Friday, while the Pound Sterling traded for 780 at the parallel market. Some Bureau de Change operators who spoke to our correspondent said that the naira to the dollar was bought and sold at 575 and 580, while the Pound Sterling was bought and sold at 775 and 780. At the I&E forex window, the naira reached a high of 415.20 to close at 414.90. The official website of the Central Bank of Nigeria’s licensed Bureau De Change operators,…

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Insecurity, A Product Of Buhari, APC’s Campaign Lies – Lamido

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 251 total views A former Governor of Jigawa State, Sule Lamido, has blamed the growing insecurity, especially in the northern part of Nigeria on the failure of the regime led by the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), and the ruling All Progressives Congresses, to fulfill their campaign promises. According to Lamido, Buhari and the APC allegedly lied to raise the hopes of Nigerian youths and take power from the Peoples Democratic Party. He said failure to meet their aspirations is a major cause of restiveness in the country. Lamido spoke…

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Northern Govs Meet On VAT Today, Sans Berate Malami

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 243 total views The Northern Governors’ Forum will on Monday (today) hold an emergency meeting to discuss issues relating to the Value Added Tax, The PUNCH has learnt. It was further gathered that the planned meeting, which would be hosted by the Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasiru  El-Rufai,  would be presided over by the Chairman of the forum and Governor of Plateau State, Simon Lalong. The Coordinator of the Northern Governors Forum Secretariat and  Secretary to the Plateau State Government, Professor Danladi Atu, confirmed the planned meeting in an interview with …

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Anthony Joshua Heads To Hospital To Check Eye Socket After Losing Titles

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 306 total views,  2 views today Anthony Joshua, who has been dethroned as world boxing heavyweight champions, is set to go to the hospital to check a suspected broken eye socket. Joshua’s promoter Eddie Hearn, who made this announcement moments after he lost to Oleksandr Usyk of Ukraine on Saturday in London, said also that his fighter was “devastated” by the defeat. He however acknowledged that the Joshua camp had no reservations about the result, and the better fighter won the bout. “Congratulations to Oleksandr Usyk. What a fighter. He put in…

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NIS Zone A–ACG , Talabi Assures Prospective Passport Applicant Of Prompt, Efficient Service, Cautions Against Patronizing Touts

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 1,351 total views,  2 views today ….Confirms The Presence  Of Taskforce To Clear Backlog of Impending Applications ……Says There’s Enough Passport Booklet In Ikoyi Office Peterclaver Egbochue The Assistant Comptroller  General, (ACG)  of the Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) in charge of Zone A, Oluremi Talabi has assured prospective Nigerian passport applicants of the readiness of the zone to serve them promptly and efficiently. Speaking to newsmen in Lagos last Friday, Talabi reiterated the commitment of the Hon. Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola and the Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Immigration Service, Mr…

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