Press Statement: We’re committed to Diaspora voting – Gbajabiamila

The Speaker of the House of Representatives Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila has assured that the 9th House is committed to the issue of Diaspora voting. Gbajabiamila said millions of Nigerians who strive to make a living outside the country “have as much a stake in the present and future of Nigeria as those of us who live here.” He noted that after years of struggle on the issue of Diaspora voting, “there appears to be light at the end of the tunnel” under the current National Assembly. Gbajabiamila spoke at a…

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JULIUS BERGER CELEBRATES TRAIL-BLAZING STRUCTURAL EXPERTISE AT ICONIC TECHNOLOGY BUILDING, DATA COMMAND AND CONTROL CENTER OF NIGERIA IMMIGRATION SERVICE

*…Engineering construction giant Implements Professional Topping-out of Project in Abuja in line with global best practice Nigeria’s premium engineering construction company, Julius Berger Nigeria Plc, the contractors handling the construction of the strategic Technology Building, Data Command and Control Centre of the Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) headquarters, in conjunction with the NIS on Thursday in Abuja performed the traditional “Topping out” ceremony of the highly technical and classified building. The ceremony executed often by the use of a high-powered crane, in engineering construction convention, represents when the last structural element…

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EDO PDP CHAIRMAN, ORBIH ACCUSES OBASEKI OF CERTIFICATE FORGERY

*_…Says his WAEC result could not have qualified him for UI admission_* The Edo State Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Dan Orbih, has poked holes in the 1973 West African Examinations Council (WAEC) School Certificate that the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate, Mr Godwin Obaseki, claimed he used in gaining admission to study Classics at the University of Ibadan. Orbih, who spoke at the weekend in Benin during a sport summit organised to look at the challenges facing sports development in the State, declared that available…

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Press Statement: Gbajabiamila felicitates with el-Rufai at 60

The Speaker of the House of Representatives Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila has felicitated with the Kaduna State Governor, Malam Nasir Ahmad el-Rufai on his 60th birthday. The Speaker described el-Rufai as a visionary leader whose main preoccupation is to make Kaduna State great. In a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Lanre Lasisi, the Speaker said el-Rufai’s 60 years on earth has been for service to humanity. “The Kaduna State Governor Malam Nasir Ahmad el-Rufai comes across as a highly patriotic Nigerian, whose contributions to nation building are…

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FASHOLA INSPECTS ITU-ODUKPANI ROAD SITE…

*Assures Julius Berger of new uninterrupted project progress through Sukuk funding. The federal government has assured the contractor handling the Itu-Odukpani road construction and rehabilitation project, Julius Berger Nigeria Plc, of a new funding strategy by the government for the contract to ensure that the works do not get bogged down any longer due to financing constraints. The assurance was given by the Honourable Minister of Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, SAN, during the Minister’s monitoring visit to the project site to officially inspect the extent of the ongoing…

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Bayelsa new Gov. in certificate scandal

The newly sworn-in deputy governor of Bayelsa State, senator Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo has an ongoing case in court for alleged certificate forgery. According to Punch Newspaper, the All Progressives Congress (APC) chieftain in Bayelsa State, Mr. Benjamin Youdiowei filed a pre-election lawsuit against Senator Ewhrudjakpo. The plaintiff claims that the senator submitted a forged NYSC exemption certificate to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). In November last year, a court in Abuja issued a bench warrant for the arrest of Senator Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo over failure to appear before the court for…

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https://www.besoccer.com/new/amp/ronaldo-and-dybala-s-kiss-that-sent-the-internet-into-meltdown-779503..

https://www.besoccer.com/new/amp/ronaldo-and-dybala-s-kiss-that-sent-the-internet-into-meltdown-779503.. Ronaldo and Dybala’s kiss that sent the internet into meltdown Juventus beat Parma 2-1 thanks to a providential Ronaldo, who scored both goals. After the 2nd he went to celebrate with the player that set him up, Paulo Dybala, but their effusiveness led to an accidental kiss that went viral. Ronaldo was a real whirlwind. He scored both goals. With him, Juventus smile. In the 2nd goal, Ronaldo made his connection with Dybala clear, his battle companion. The Argentine was the one that set Ronaldo up for the 2nd…

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SENATOR ORDIA FLAGS OFF THE CONSTRUCTION OF IRRUA – OPOJI AND USUGBENU – OBEDU ROADS.

From Tony Okonigene, Benin-City The Senator representing Edo Central Senatorial District, Senator Clifford Ordia will on Monday 20th January, 2020 , formerly flag off the construction of the Irrua – Opoji and Usugbenu – Obedu roads by 10am. The projects being executed under the supervision of the Federal Ministry of Works and Housing will be carried out by Mother Cat. Officials of the Federal Ministry of Works and Housing are expected to handover the projects to the contractor during the brief ceremonies in Opoji and Usugbenu respectively. Dignitaries from Opoji…

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Uzodinma is new Imo gov as Supreme Court sacks Ihedioha

By Emmanuel Iriogbe, Abuja Senator Hope Uzodinma of the Action Progressives Party, APC,is the new governor of Imo state based on the Supreme court’s nullification of the victory of Emeka Ihedioha of the Peoples Democratic Party,PDP. The Supreme Court in a unanimous decision by the 7-man panel delivered by Justice Kudirat Kekere-Ekun ruled that Uzodinma scored the highest number of votes in the election and that INEC erred in unlawfully excluding votes for the APC candidate in 318 polling units. The court therefore added the votes and declared him winner…

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Letter seeking to eliminate Muslims from Ondo state sent to Gov. Akeredolu

A letter has been sent to the Ondo State Governor, Akeredolu over plan to eliminate all Muslims from the state stating security reasons. Below is the full letter MURIC received an S.O.S. from the Muslim community of Oke-Agbe Akoko yesterday. The whole town was taken over by heavily armed policemen. Properties belonging to the Ansar-Ud-Deen (AUD) Primary School were forcefully packed out of the school. We strongly condemn this action. It is arbitrary, intolerant and provocative. “A letter dated 16th December, 2019 was received by the school a few days…

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