50kg bag of rice to sell for N10,000 in June – Rice farmers assure Nigerians

Rice farmers under the auspices of Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria (RIFAN) has assured Nigerians that in June 2017 a 50 kilogramme of rice bag will sell at N10, 000. This assurance was given by the National President of RIFAN, Aminu Goronyo, while speaking on the current development in the rice industry. Goronyo disclosed that… Read More 50kg bag of rice to sell for N10,000 in June – Rice farmers assure Nigerians

Suspected gas attack in the rebel-held area of Syria leaves dozens dead

A suspected Syrian government chemical attack killed at least 58 people, including 11 children, in the northwestern province of Idlib on Tuesday, a monitor, medics and rescue workers in the rebel-held area said. A Syrian military source strongly denied the army had used any such weapons. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the attack,… Read More Suspected gas attack in the rebel-held area of Syria leaves dozens dead

President Buhari set to launch Nigeria economic recovery, growth plan

President Muhammadu Buhari is expected to formally launch the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP) 2017-2020 on Wednesday April 5. This was contained in a statement by the Presidential spokesman, Mr. Femi Adesina on Tuesday April 4. The ceremony would take place in the Council Chambers of the Presidential Villa, Abuja, at 11a.m. The statement… Read More President Buhari set to launch Nigeria economic recovery, growth plan

WWE legend, Mark Calaway aka The Undertaker retires

American professional wrestling legend, Mark Calaway better known by his ring name ‘The Undertaker’ has retired after spending nearly 30 years in the ring. WWE fans were left in floods of tears after the legend signalled his retirement from wrestling. The Undertaker was involved in a brutal final match that saw Roman Reigns leave his… Read More WWE legend, Mark Calaway aka The Undertaker retires

Anti-graft agency, EFCC arraigns ex-Permanent secretary for N97.3million fraud

Nigeria’s top anti graft agency Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Monday April 3rd, arraigned a former Permanent Secretary in the Federal Ministry of Labour, Clement O. Illoh, before Justice Babs O. Kuewumi of the Federal High Court, Lagos on a three-count charge bordering on failure to declare his assets. The accused person allegedly… Read More Anti-graft agency, EFCC arraigns ex-Permanent secretary for N97.3million fraud