Tuesday, 29 November, 2022

Nigerians are the most litigious people on earth – CJN

16 mins ago Vision

The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Olukayode Ariwoola says Nigerians, especially the political class are the most litigious people on earth putting the judiciary under a lot of pressure. Justice Ariwoola made the assertion on Monday in Abuja at Read more…

OBJ, Obi, Uzodimma, Ohakim, Ihedioha,  Others Storm Achonu’s Mother’s Burial

24 mins ago Vision

The burial celebration of one hundred year-old Lady Martha Chioma Achonu,  mother of Senator Athan Achonu turned to be a historic two-day  extravaganza that attracted Nigeria’s political heavyweight to Umunumo community in Ehime Mbano Local Government Area of Imo State. “Today, Umunumo Read more…

Adeleke Suspends Osun SEIC Chair, Dethrones Three Monarchs

34 mins ago Vision

Osun Governor Senator Ademola Adeleke has sacked 12,000 workers and ordered the dethronement of three monarchs barely 24 hours after his inauguration. The Governor also nullified the appointment of 30 Permanent Secretaries and suspended the chairman and members of Osun Read more…

Westminster Hall damaged during Queen’s funeral

41 mins ago Vision

The flooring of the ancient Westminster Hall was damaged by the “high-level of continuous footfall” when over a quarter of a million people bid their final farewell to Queen Elizabeth II, a House of Lords spokesperson revealed on Monday. “As Read more…

Pope Francis makes racially charged comment against Russians

3 hours ago Vision

Chechens, Buryats and others who are “of Russia but are not of the Russian tradition” are acting with “cruelty” in Ukraine, the head of the Roman Catholic Church told the Jesuit magazine America in an interview published on Monday. Russian Read more…

World’s 1st hydrogen-powered jet engine seeks turning point for aviation industry

3 hours ago Vision

Aerospace manufacturer Rolls-Royce said Monday it had successfully tested and run the world’s first hydrogen-powered aircraft engine. The first-of-its-kind engine could prove a significant milestone in the development of eco-friendly fuel for the aviation industry. In a press release, Rolls-Royce Read more…

Ex-governor tries ‘outsider’ upset with Nigeria presidential bid

3 hours ago Vision

Horns blaring from the crowd, Nigerian candidate Peter Obi makes his pitch, repeating a mantra that he offers youth a chance for change in February’s election. For 35-year-old footwear seller Joseph Nwankwo it was what wants to hear. “I never Read more…

Benin Bronzes: Nigeria hails ‘great day’ as London museum signs over looted objects

3 hours ago Vision

A UK museum’s signing over of its collection of objects looted from the Kingdom of Benin is “a really great day”, the head of Nigeria’s National Commission for Museums and Monuments has told the BBC. The Horniman Museum in south-east Read more…

NDLEA Arrests Wanted Kingpin, Saudi-bound Trafficker With Cocaine 

1 day ago Vision

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has arrested a wanted suspected notorious kingpin, Wasiu Sanni Gbolahan, popularly known as Teacher, who recruits mules for a cartel. The 64-year-old Gbolahan is a housing and property agent, with seven children and Read more…

I Am Supportive Of Oil Discovery In North-East, Says Peter Obi 

1 day ago Vision

Labour Party (LP) presidential candidate in the 2023 general election, Mr. Peter Obi, has stated that his administration, if voted into office, would support any initiative that would improve the economy of Nigeria. Obi stated this in a statement where Read more…

Honour your words, free Kanu, HURIWA tells Buhari

1 day ago Vision

Civil rights advocacy group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria, has told the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), to free the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu. HURIWA’s National Coordinator, Emmanuel Onwubiko, in a statement on Sunday, challenged Read more…

Adeleke Freezes Osun Bank Accounts, Reverses Aregbesola’s Policies

1 day ago Vision

Osun Governor Ademola Adeleke has directed all the operational bank account of State to be frozen till further notice. He gave the directive shortly after he was sworn in as the sixth Governor of the State. He also reversed policies Read more…

OBJ, Obi, Uzodimma, Ohakim, Ihedioha,  Others Storm Achonu’s Mother’s Burial

24 mins ago Vision

The burial celebration of one hundred year-old Lady Martha Chioma Achonu,  mother of Senator Athan Achonu turned to be a historic two-day  extravaganza that attracted Nigeria’s political heavyweight to Umunumo community in Ehime Mbano Local Government Area of Imo State. “Today, Umunumo Read more…

Adeleke Suspends Osun SEIC Chair, Dethrones Three Monarchs

34 mins ago Vision

Osun Governor Senator Ademola Adeleke has sacked 12,000 workers and ordered the dethronement of three monarchs barely 24 hours after his inauguration. The Governor also nullified the appointment of 30 Permanent Secretaries and suspended the chairman and members of Osun Read more…

Westminster Hall damaged during Queen’s funeral

41 mins ago Vision

The flooring of the ancient Westminster Hall was damaged by the “high-level of continuous footfall” when over a quarter of a million people bid their final farewell to Queen Elizabeth II, a House of Lords spokesperson revealed on Monday. “As Read more…

Pope Francis makes racially charged comment against Russians

3 hours ago Vision

Chechens, Buryats and others who are “of Russia but are not of the Russian tradition” are acting with “cruelty” in Ukraine, the head of the Roman Catholic Church told the Jesuit magazine America in an interview published on Monday. Russian Read more…

Scoring in five W’Cups, a rare achievement – Ronaldo

3 days ago Vision

Former Manchester United star footballer Cristiano Ronaldo has said scoring in five World Championships is a rare achievement he would not have dreamt of. Ronaldo said this via a post on his verified Facebook page on Friday, saying the achievement Read more…

Qatar’s World Cup opener shows its reemergence after boycott

1 week ago Vision

Qatar opened the Middle East’s first World Cup on Sunday with its ruler sitting next to the leaders of two Arab countries that only a year and a half earlier had been part of a boycott trying to bring the Read more…

Morocco tournament: Ex Nigerian international female footballer, Maureen Mmadu cries out for help

3 months ago Vision

The founder of Maureen Mmadu Kiddies Football Club (MMKFC) Amb Maureen Nkiruka Mmadu has appealed to public spirited individuals to come to the aid of the club to participate in a female football tourney scheduled to take place in Morocco Read more…

Anambra FA: Iloenyosi names new FA secretary, others

4 months ago Vision

…Sets up three man committee Anambra FA chairman, Chikelue Iloenyosi has hit the ground running with the appointment of a new FA secretary. The new scribe, Raphael Nweke steps into the shoes of Chijioke Onyedika who has been on the Read more…

World’s 1st hydrogen-powered jet engine seeks turning point for aviation industry

3 hours ago Vision

Aerospace manufacturer Rolls-Royce said Monday it had successfully tested and run the world’s first hydrogen-powered aircraft engine. The first-of-its-kind engine could prove a significant milestone in the development of eco-friendly fuel for the aviation industry. In a press release, Rolls-Royce Read more…

I Am Supportive Of Oil Discovery In North-East, Says Peter Obi 

1 day ago Vision

Labour Party (LP) presidential candidate in the 2023 general election, Mr. Peter Obi, has stated that his administration, if voted into office, would support any initiative that would improve the economy of Nigeria. Obi stated this in a statement where Read more…

Nigeria’s Lagos shortlists Mota-Engil, Chinese ventures for $2.5 billion bridge

1 day ago Vision

A consortium led by Portugal’s builder Mota-Engil and two Chinese ventures has been shortlisted by Nigeria’s Lagos state to build a $2.5 billion bridge that is expected to relieve severe congestion in the mega city, an official said on Sunday. Read more…

Nigeria hopes new currency notes curb inflation, corruption

5 days ago Vision

Nigeria on Wednesday launched newly designed currency notes, a move that the West African nation’s central bank says will help curb inflation and money laundering. The newly designed denominations of 200 (5 U.S. cents), 500 ($1.10) and 1,000 naira ($2.20) Read more…

Boris Johnson’s claim about Ukraine ‘utter nonsense’ – Germany

4 days ago Vision

Germany has described a claim by former UK prime minister Boris Johnson that its government wanted Ukraine to swiftly capitulate to Russia as “utter nonsense.” Spokesman Steffen Hebestreit was responding on Wednesday to remarks that Johnson made to CNN, in Read more…

Nigeria posts falsely claim that old US dollar notes will cease to be legal tender

1 week ago Vision

Claims that US dollar bills issued before 2021 will no longer be legal tender next year have surfaced on Nigerian social media and news sites as the country prepares to introduce redesigned naira notes. However, the claim is a hoax. Read more…

Nigeria’s first Aviation Minister dies at 93

4 weeks ago Vision

From Ifeoma Ejiofor Nigeria’s first Aviation Minister of Aviation and prominent nationalist, Chief Mbazulike Amaechi(Dara Akunwajnfor), is dead.8d and 8 He died Tuesday morning in his home town of Ukpor in Anambra State, aged 93. A statement from the family Read more…

Wike’s Distinguished Award On Infrastructure Delivery, An Affirmation Of Excellence In Governance

1 month ago Vision

On Friday, October 21, 2022, the Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, was conferred with the “Distinguished Award in Infrastructure Delivery” by President Muhammadu Buhari, at the Nigeria Excellence Awards in Public Service (NEAPS) ceremony, which took place at the Read more…