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  • Buhari sacks NAN, NTA, FRCN, NOA, NBC, VON bosses

    The President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government has sacked all the heads of the six information-related parastatals under the Ministry of Information and Culture. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, announced the disengagement during a meeting he held with the Chief Executives of the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA), Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria […] Post from PM News

  • Gov Wike hammers Finance Commissioner, Accountant-General

    Okafor Ofiebor/Port Harcourt Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has suspended the State Commissioner for Finance, Dr Fred Kpakol and the State Accountant General, Sir Abere Dagogo. A statement by Simeon Nwakaudu, Special Assistant to the Governor on Electronic Media, said the suspension takes immediate effect. Two days ago Kpakol shocked the civil servants in […] Post from PM News

  • FIFA slams 12 years ban on Valcke

    The adjudicatory chamber of the independent Ethics Committee chaired by Mr Hans Joachim Eckert has banned Mr Jérôme Valcke, former Secretary General of FIFA, for 12 years from all football-related activities (administrative, sports or any other) on national and international levels. The ban comes into force immediately. The investigation against Mr Valcke was conducted by […] Post from PM News

  • Amosun swears in 6 new aides

    Abiodun Onafuye/Abeokuta Barely 24 hours after swearing four Special Advisers, Governor Ibikunle Amosun has approved the appointment of another six aides. The six new aides were sworn in Friday by the Governor. They are five Senior Special Assistants (SSAs) and one Consultant. The five SSAs are: the State Secretary of APC, Toyin Ayebusuwa, Moshood Akinyele […] Post from PM News

  • Buhari goes on short vacation

    Buhari goes on short vacation

    President Muhammadu Buhari says he is beginning a short vacation from today, February 5. He will be away till 10 February. A statement by media adviser, Femi Adesina did not indicate where the president will spend the five days. But it is presumed he is staying back in London, where he attended Thursday a summit […] Post from PM News

  • Dokpesi apologises to Tinubu over libellous documentary

    Henry Ojelu Chairman emeritus of Daar Communications Plc, Chief Raymond Dokpesi, has officially apologised to the National Leader of All Progressives Congress, APC, Bola Ahmed Tinubu over the broadcast of a libellous documentary aired on his television station, Africa Independent Television, AIT. Below is his letter of apology accompanied with the terms of settlement. Retraction […] Post from PM News

  • Lagos charges pilgrims to imbibe Godly virtues

    Kazeem Ugbodaga The Lagos State Government has charged pilgrims who returned from pilgrimage to Jerusalem, Israel to imbibe the godly virtue they learnt from the holy land for the development of the state and the nation. The government said that Christians could make the state a better place to live in if they internalize courteous […] Post from PM News

  • Breaking: Tinubu, Dokpesi settle libel suit out of court

    Henry Ojelu National Leader of All Progressives Congress, APC, Bola Tinubu has agreed to accept an unreserved apology from Chairman of DAAR Communication PLc, Chief Raymond Dokepsi as settlement for the libellous documentary “Lion of Burdillion” aired on Africa Independent Television, AIT. Lawyer to Tinubu, Wole Olanipekun and Dokpesi’s counsel Mike Ezekhome Friday presented the […] Post from PM News

  • 20-year-old letter reveals doping scandal among Chinese athletes

    Wang Junxia, the 3,000 and 10,000 metres women’s world record holder, has seemingly admitted to doping in a letter which has emerged in China. If genuine, the letter, reportedly signed in 1995 by Wang and other members of the national team coached by Ma Junren, known colloquially as “Ma’s Army”, is the most concrete evidence […] Post from PM News