FRIDAY SERMON: The Month Of Dhul-Hijjah And The Significance Of It’s First Ten Days By Imam Murtadha Gusau

In the name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful   Verily, all praise is for Allah. We praise Him, we seek His assistance and we ask for His forgiveness. And we seek refuge in Him from the evils of our selves. Whoever Allah guides, none can misguide. Whoever He misguides, none can guide. And I bear witness that there is no deity other than Allah and I bear witness that Muhammad is His servant and messenger.   “O you who believe! Fear Allah as He should be feared,…

Senate President celebrates Gbajabiamila @60,says he is a worthy ally in service to the nation 

The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan has felicitated the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila on the occasion of his 60th birthday.   Lawan noted with delight his smooth working relationship with Gbajabiamila, describing him as a worthy ally in the service to the nation.   “I join the family, friends and political associates of Mr Speaker in rejoicing with him for reaching this milestone in happiness and good health.   “My friend and brother Femi is a great Nigerian patriot and committed servant of…

Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa As Running Mate: Who Betrayed The South? By Law Mefor

One read with considerable amusement and amazement the claim by some Southern and Middle Belt leaders that Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta state betrayed the divide by accepting to be the running mate to Atiku Abubakar, the presidential flag-bearer of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. Talk of the chicken that left the knife that slaughtered it to make face to the cooking pot! This claim is a misguided missile, to say the least.   Yes, the Southern and Middle Belt Forum pushed the position that the presidential power must return…

NYSC DG reiterates commitment to Corps Welfare,Security

The Director-General, National Youth Service Corps, Brigadier General Mohammad Kaku Fadah has assured Corps Members that they would enjoy improved welfare and adequate security throughout their service year. He said his administration would ensure that the potentials of every Corps Member is fully developed and maintained for self empowerment. He made this statement during his visit to the 2022 Batch ‘B’ Stream One Corps Members at the NYSC Lagos State Orientation Camp in Iyana-Ipaja. General Fadah advised the Corps Members to avail themselves of the opportunities of learning a skill…

Gov Sani Bello amongst 86-man APC  National Campaign Council for Osun Guber Election 

Niger state Governor ,Abubakar Sani Bello is among the 86-man National Campaign Council for Osun State governorship election inaugurated by the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress(APC), Sen. Abdullahi Adamu. The inauguration took place at the National Secretariat of the Party in Abuja. Governor Sani Bello is to serve as the Deputy Chairman in the Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu led Campaign Council with his Kano State counterpart as the Co-Chairman. The council also has 21vice chairmen, Mallam Aliyu Ahmed as Secretary, to be assisted by Prince Tona Famodera,…

Why World Bank Fault’s CBN Policies By  Adefolarin A. Olamilekan

We are in an era of economic uncertainties that characterised the post COVID-19 pandemic.The global economy currently is in a revers gear courtesy. Brunt inflation,stock depreciation,and rising public and private debts both in developed and developing countries. In the meantime, the Russia-Ukrain war that depict a persistent power in the use of strategic military weapons by the warring parties. Unfortunately, is causing crunch and disruption in production chains. Leading to bumps of disarticulation of goods and services. And ardently also disconcerting the fragile equilibrium amid supply and demand to a…

NYSC DG applauds UCH Mgt over donation of Clinic to Oyo Camp …..seeks replication in other states

The Director General,National Youth Service Corps, Brigadier General Muhammad Kaku Fadah has commended the Management of the University College Hospital, Ibadan, for providing an ultra-modern clinic for the NYSC Oyo State Orientation Camp in Iseyin. He said the clinic with sophisticated medical equipment would enhance the quality of healthcare services made available for the Corps Members, camp officials including residents of the host community. He gave the commendation today during his working visit to NYSC Oyo State Orientation Camp in Iseyin. He however appealed that such magnanimity should be replicated…

ICPC recovers N1.85b allegedly meant for buying of arms in Burutai’s mansion in Abuja

ICPC operatives have conducted an operation that led to the recovery of over a billion naira from the former Chief of Army Staff, General Tukur Buratai.   The operation, conducted last week, also led to the recovery of over 50 luxury watches, including at least two Rolex varieties, from the former military commander, according to anti-graft officials familiar with the matter.   A source said the ICPC was tipped off about the cash haul by the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit, NFIU, during a probe of a man identified only as…

How three ex-bank workers planned with hackers to steal N20bn – Witness

The trial of three former workers with the First Bank of Nigeria facing attempted fraud charges before a Lagos State Special Offences Court, Ikeja, continued on Wednesday.   The defendants, Ozioma Ugorji, 35; Ugwu Emeka, 32; and Obike Chukwuka, 38, were arraigned by the Economic and Financial Crime Commission for allegedly attempting to steal N20bn from the bank.   According to PUNCH, the defendants conspired to tap into the bank’s server to grant access to a syndicate.   They were, however, apprehended by the EFCC on March 6, 2021, following…