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Nollywood Founder Chris Obi-Rapu returns; Reveals how ‘Living in Bondage’ was made; Hugs Anambra as movie hub

Uzor Maxim Uzoatu It was quite remarkable meeting with Chris Obi-Rapu, the director of the epoch-making movie Living in Bondage, in the office of Anambra State Commissioner of Information and Public Enlightenment, C. Don Adinuba, in Awka. Obi-Rapu had come in from the United States where he had been for …

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Buhari’s administration committed to security, infrastructure upgrade–Osinbajo says in Zamfara

 By Chijioke Okoronkwo; Ishaq Zaki The  President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration will continue to secure the country, upgrade its infrastructure and ensure that its wealth  is not hijacked by a greedy few,  Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, has said. Osinbajo gave this assurance on Tuesday during a one-day working visit to Zamfara …

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Osinbajo orders immediate overhaul of Police’s Special Anti-Robbery Squad; IGP begins immediate implementation of directive

Following persistent complaints and reports on the activities of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) that border on allegations of human rights violations, Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, has directed the Inspector General of Police (IGP) to, with immediate effect, overhaul the management and activities of the Squad and ensure that …

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Saraki in close-door meeting with IBB in Minna after press conference in Abuja (See full text of conference speech)

Following the unwarranted siege on the National Assembly Tuesday which many have described as barbaric and undemocratic, the Senate President, Abubakar Bukola Saraki is reportedly, currently meeting with former military President Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida. Recall that the outcome of the siege by operatives of the Department of State Service (DSS) …

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DSS takeover of NASS complex:  Ag. President Osinbajo sacks Daura; Says blockade `completely unacceptable’

By Ismaila Chafe  The Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo has directed the termination of the appointment of the Director General, Department of State Service (DSS), Lawal Daura, with immediate effect. The  information is in a statement issued by the acting President’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Mr Laolu …

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Count us out of ongoing politicking in National Assembly – NNPC     Says Baru not funding alleged impeachment plot against Senate President

The Management of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has distanced the national oil company and its Group Managing Director, Dr. Maikanti Baru from the ongoing political tango in the National Assembly and the trending reports in some section of the media insinuating that the Corporation’s helmsman had doled out …

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‘God will fish out the bad eggs among us,” President Buhari tells party supporters in Bauchi  

President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday assured All Progressives Congress (APC) party supporters in Bauchi that his administration will continue to work hard to surpass its campaign promises for a better Nigeria. President Buhari, according to a statement by Femi Adesina,  his Special Adviser (Media & Publicity), also told supporters not to …

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