[NEWS]: DANGOTE NOW WORLD’S 64TH RICHEST PERSON AFTER GAINING $5.8BN IN 24HRS.

ALHAJI ALIKO DANGOTE HAS SIGNIFICANTLY MOVED UP IN THE WORLD BILLIONAIRES’ LIST AS HE EMERGED 64TH RICHEST PERSON IN THE WORLD, WITH AN ESTIMATED WORTH OF $16.6 BILLION, AS AGAINST HIS PREVIOUS RANKING OF 103RD IN THE WORLD. DANGOTE, WHO REMAINS THE RICHEST MAN IN AFRICA FOR THE 8TH YEAR RUNNING, WAS THE ONLY NIGERIAN ON THE LIST OF THE TOP 500 BILLIONAIRES, AS RELEASED BY BLOOMBERG IN ITS YEARLY BILLIONAIRES LIST. THE INDEX ALSO…

"[NEWS]: DANGOTE NOW WORLD’S 64TH RICHEST PERSON AFTER GAINING $5.8BN IN 24HRS."

[NEWS]: STATE DEPARTMENT REJECTS MORE THAN 37,000 VISAS DUE TO TRAVEL BAN.

THE STATE DEPARTMENT HAS REFUSED MORE THAN 37,000 VISA APPLICATIONS IN 2018 DUE TO THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION’S TRAVEL BAN, UP FROM LESS THAN 1,000 THE PREVIOUS YEAR WHEN THE BAN HAD NOT FULLY TAKEN EFFECT. ACCORDING TO AGENCY  DATA, THE UNITED STATES DENIES NEARLY FOUR MILLION VISA APPLICATIONS A YEAR FOR A VARIETY OF REASONS IN THE BAN  WHICH HAS ESPECIALLY AFFECTED PEOPLE FROM IRAN, LIBYA, SOMALIA, SYRIA AND YEMEN, COUNTRIES WHERE THE NUMBER OF VISAS ISSUED SLID 80 PERCENT IN…

"[NEWS]: STATE DEPARTMENT REJECTS MORE THAN 37,000 VISAS DUE TO TRAVEL BAN."

[NEWS]: PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION RESULTS 2019.

  THE INDEPENDENT NATIONAL ELECTORAL COMMISSION (INEC) HAS OFFICIALLY DECLARED PRESIDENT  MUHAMMADU BUHARI OF THE ALL PROGRESSIVES CONGRESS AS THE WINNER OF THE 2019 PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION, DEFEATING   ATIKU ABUBAKAR OF THE PEOPLES DEMOCRATIC PARTY WITH OVER THREE MILLION VOTES. CHAIRMAN OF THE INDEPENDENT NATIONAL ELECTORAL COMMISSION MAHMOOD YAKUBU SAID THE DUTY OF THE INDEPENDENT NATIONAL ELECTORAL COMMISSION (INEC) IS TO CONCLUDE AND COLLATE THE PRESIDENTIAL RESULT FOR FINAL DECLARATION. FURTHERMORE,  ON THE PROBLEM OF ACCREDITED…

"[NEWS]: PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION RESULTS 2019."

[E-NEWS]: 2019 OSCARS; COMPLETE LIST OF NOMINEES AND WINNERS.

The 91st Academy Awards, presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), honored the best films of 2018. The ceremony was held on February 24, 2019, at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California. AMPAS presented Academy Awards (commonly referred to as Oscars) in 24 categories. It was the first ceremony in three decades, since the 61st Academy Awards in 1989, to be conducted with no host. The 91st Academy Awards was a…

"[E-NEWS]: 2019 OSCARS; COMPLETE LIST OF NOMINEES AND WINNERS."

[NEWS]: FEW HOURS TILL ELECTIONS DOLLAR TO NAIRA CONVERSION RATE DROPS SUPRISINGLY.

JUST A FEW HOURS TO THE #NIGERIADECIDES GENERAL PRESIDENTIAL AND NATIONAL ASSEMBLY ELECTIONS, THE DOLLAR RATE TO NAIRA HAS DROPPED TO A MIRACULOUS  PRICE OF 184(NIGERIAN NAIRA) TO 1(UD DOLLAR). $1 = N184 SPECULATIONS RISE AS THE IMPROMPTU CHANGE IN EXCHANGE RATE WAS UNEXPECTED, PEOPLE HAVE COME OUT TO SAY THAT THIS IS ALL PROPAGANDA AND POLITICALLY  MOTIVATED. WHAT DO YOU THINK, DROP YOUR COMMENT BELOW

"[NEWS]: FEW HOURS TILL ELECTIONS DOLLAR TO NAIRA CONVERSION RATE DROPS SUPRISINGLY."

[NEWS] : FG DECLARES FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 22ND AS PUBLIC HOLIDAY .

THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT OF NIGERIA HAS DECLARED FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2019, AS A PUBLIC HOLIDAY, IN PREPARATION FOR THE FEBRUARY 23 PRESIDENTIAL AND PARLIAMENTARY ELECTIONS. THE MINISTRY OF INTERIOR VIA A STATEMENT ON WEDNESDAY, HOWEVER, EXCLUDED BANKERS AND THOSE OFFERING ESSENTIAL SERVICES ACROSS THE NATION. “FEDERAL GOVERNMENT DECLARES FRIDAY 22, FEBRUARY 2019 AS WORK-FREE DAY. THOSE PROVIDING ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND BANKERS ARE EXCLUDED. THE WORK-FREE DAY IS TO ENABLE CITIZENS RETURN TO THEIR POLING UNITS…

"[NEWS] : FG DECLARES FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 22ND AS PUBLIC HOLIDAY ."

[E-NEWS]: JUSSIE SMOLLETT CHARGED WITH FELONY FOR FAKING HOMOPHOBIC ATTACK

EMPIRE” STAR JUSSIE SMOLLETT WAS CHARGED YESTERDAY WEDNESDAY 20TH FEBRUARY 2019 WITH A FELONY FOR ALLEGEDLY FILING A FALSE POLICE REPORT CLAIMING HE WAS THE VICTIM OF A HATE-CRIME ATTACK IN CHICAGO, ACCORDING TO THE COOK COUNTY STATE’S ATTORNEY OFFICE. JUSIE IS CHARGED WITH FELONY DISORDERLY CONDUCT FOR ALLEGEDLY FILING A FALSE REPORT WITH THE CHICAGO POLICE DEPARTMENT ON JAN. 29 IN WHICH HE CLAIMED HE WAS ASSAULTED BY TWO MASKED MEN WHO HURLED RACIST…

"[E-NEWS]: JUSSIE SMOLLETT CHARGED WITH FELONY FOR FAKING HOMOPHOBIC ATTACK"

[E-NEWS]: CARDI B SLAMS JUSSIE SMOLLETT.

OUTSPOKEN GRAMMY AWARD-WINNING RAPPER, CARDI B HAS COME OUT ON SOCIAL MEDIA TO SLAM JUSSIE SMOLLET OVER HIS CLAIMS THAT HE WAS ATTACKED. CARDI B’S PUBLIC CALL-OUT IS COMING AFTER RECENT EVIDENCE SUGGESTS THAT THE “EMPIRE” STAR POSSIBLY STAGED THE ALLEGED HOMOPHOBIC AND RACIST ATTACK ON HIM. ACCORDING TO THE BODAK YELLOW CROONER CARDI B, HIS ACTIONS RUINED BLACK HISTORY MONTH. REACTING TO THE NEW DEVELOPMENT WHICH IS BEGINNING TO MAKE PEOPLE DOUBT JUSSIE SMOLLET, CARDI…

"[E-NEWS]: CARDI B SLAMS JUSSIE SMOLLETT."

[NEWS]: MANY NIGERIANS NABBED AS GIS BEGIN NATIONWIDE CRACKDOWN.

THE GHANA IMMIGRATION SERVICE (GIS), HAS BEGUN A NATIONWIDE CRACKDOWN ON LANDLORDS AND PROPERTY OWNERS WHO HAVE RENTED OUT TO NON-GHANAIANS WITH NO IMMIGRATION STATUS. ACCORDING TO THE GIS, THESE RENTED PROPERTIES AND RESIDENCES HAVE BECOME THE HAVEN FOR CYBER FRAUDSTERS AND OTHER CRIMINALS. “THE USE OF SUCH PROPERTIES BY PERSONS WHO ARE ILLEGALLY RESIDING IN THE COUNTRY MAKE SUCH OWNERS LIABLE OF THE OFFENCE OF HARBORING AN ILLEGAL MIGRANT, AS STIPULATED IN SECTION 52(1)(B)…

"[NEWS]: MANY NIGERIANS NABBED AS GIS BEGIN NATIONWIDE CRACKDOWN."

[NEWS]: SEX-FOR-MARKS ALLEGATION: AAU ASUU CHAIRMAN SUSPENDED.

  THE CHAIRMAN OF THE AMBROSE ALLI UNIVERSITY (AAU) CHAPTER OF THE ACADEMIC STAFF UNION OF UNIVERSITIES (ASUU), PROFESSOR MONDAY IGBAFEN LEWIS, HAS BEEN SUSPENDED BY UNIVERSITY AUTHORITIES OVER ALLEGATIONS OF SEXUAL ASSAULT. THE ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF THE DEPARTMENT OF PHILOSOPHY, WAS SUSPENDED AFTER HIS ARRAIGNMENT BEFORE A DISCIPLINARY COMMITTEE ON ALLEGATIONS OF SEXUAL MISCONDUCT. EDWARD AIHEVBA, THE UNIVERSITY’S SPOKESMAN, NOTED THAT IGBAFEN HAD BEEN ARRAIGNED BEFORE THE SENIOR STAFF DISCIPLINARY COMMITTEE (SSDC) ON ALLEGATIONS…

"[NEWS]: SEX-FOR-MARKS ALLEGATION: AAU ASUU CHAIRMAN SUSPENDED."