Eid-el-Fitr: Emir Sanusi Shakes Gov. Ganduje, Could This Be Reconciliation?

Governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Ganduje, on Tuesday shook hands with the Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi, at the Eid praying ground in Kano. They both have not been together publicly since Ganduje split Kano emirate which used to be under Sanusi’s sole control into five. Sanusi, dressed in his full royal regalia, shook hands […]

See Why APC Members Begged Osinbajo To Accommodate Them

Aggrieved members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ondo State have urged Vice President Yemi Osinbajo (SAN) to accommodate them in the ruling party. The APC members said they obtained nomination forms to contest for the House of Representatives and the House of Assembly primary but the party did not give them an opportunity. […]

Osun Guber: Supreme Court Schedules June 10 For Final Verdict

The Supreme Court in Abuja will on Monday, June 10, 2019, deliver judgment in the separate appeals by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its candidate in the Osun governorship election, Senator Ademola Adeleke, against the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Africa News24 (AN24) reports that Adeleke is challenging the victory of the All Progressives […]

Forbes: Rihana Bags World Wealthiest Female Musician, Networth $600m

Forbes magazine has revealed 31-year-old R&B/Pop icon Rihana has an estimated fortune of $600 million which puts her net worth ahead of Madonna ($570 million), Céline Dion ($450 million), and Beyoncé ($400 million). Rihanna became a global superstar because of #1 hits such as “Umbrella,” “Rude Boy,” “We Found Love,” and “Work,” it’s her reported […]

NLC Lash FG Over High Cost In Railway Projects

The Nigeria Labour Congress, the Centre for Social Justice and other economic analysts have lambasted the Federal Government over the high cost of rail projects under construction in parts of Nigeria. According to them, the costs of such projects in other African countries are far lower than what obtains in Nigeria, as they described the […]

VIDEO: Olamide Finally Drop Visuals For ‘Oil and Gas’

YBNL boss, Olamide aka Badoo is definitely not lacking in his visual has finally dropped the music video for his song titled ‘Oil and Gas’. Africa News24 (AN24) understands that the song ‘Oil and Gas’ is calling on the rich and influential moguls in Nigeria to transform the poverty in the country. ‘Oil and Gas’ […]

Titus Uba Emerges Benue Speaker For The Second Time

The immediate Benue State House of Assembly, Speaker Titus Uba representing Kyan constituency has been re-elected for a second time. The Deputy Speaker, Christopher Adaji, of Ohinmini State Constituency was also re-elected. Africa News24 (AN24) recalls that the speaker had earlier revealed that the Eighth Assembly passed 58 bills into law and adopted 62 major […]

Late Gen Sani Abacha’s Loot Could Reduce Poverty In Nigeria

Another $267m of Nigerian fund looted by General Sani Abacha has been recovered in Jersey, according to a news story from Britain that went viral on Tuesday. An estimated $2.5billion was stolen by the thieving General during his almost five year reign. According to reports, the money was seized from a Jersey bank account and […]

APC Crisis: You Couldn’t Deal With Political Despots – National Chair Tells Oyegun

The crisis within the All Progressives Congress (APC),has, taken a new dimension, as the party’s National Working Committee (NWC) told aggrieved members to join the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), just as it accused the immediate past national chairman, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, of accommodating impunity in the party. Party’s spokesperson, Mallam Lanre Issa-Onilu, insisted that the […]

See Why APC Chieftain Iheme Lashed Obasanjo, Others

The All Progressives Congress (APC)’s Chieftain, Chief kachi Iheme, lashed Olusegun Obasanjo and the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for claiming that President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration was pursuing Fulani agenda in the country. While speaking with newsmen, Iheme opined that Obasanjo’s aim is to blackmail and discredit Buhari’s government. He further claimed that ex-Nigeria President has […]

Gov Sanwo-Olu Gift Civil Servants New Shuttle Buses

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Monday, handed over 35 brand new buses to civil servants for transport to and from work. Africa News24 (AN24) recalls that the governor had on the resumption of office on Thursday promised to reflect the Central Bus System (CBS), the body handling transport for civil servants, as almost all buses being […]

Jay-Z Bags Richest Hip Hop Billionaire On Forbes List

American rapper, Jay–Z is now, according to a new Forbes magazine, the first rapper to amass a fortune in the ten-figure range. “It’s clear that Jay-Z has accumulated a fortune that conservatively totals $1 billion, making him one of only a handful of entertainers to become a billionaire—and the first hip-hop artiste to do so,” […]