A scene of Father of Nations
Alberta is playing host to a world class epic film on post-apocalyptic journey which, according to the producers, was conceived over a decade ago by Writer/Producer Nathan Horch.
A press release, announcing the event and which was sent to P.M.NEWS, informed that “Throughout development, Horch has built a rich world and tone using music. In 2017, Nathan composed an original soundtrack for Father of Nations which has been used to onboard cast and crew and even played on set though-out development.”
The film is depicting a global suffering of “catastrophic event”, the world apparently going into extinction, and a … >>> Read Full Story
• FG’s recurrent expenditure in 2018 stood at N5.85 trillion while total revenue earned was N3.86 trillion
Ndubuisi Francis in Abuja
Amid dwindling revenue and rising recurrent expenditure, a former deputy governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Dr. Obadiah Mailafia has recommended salary cuts for public servants at the highest echelons of the federal and state governments.
The federal government’s recurrent expenditure in 2018 (including statutory transfers) stood at N5.85 trillion while total revenue earned the same year was N3.86 trillion. A record N2.09 trillion was also deployed in debt service, even as personnel cost stood at over N2.1 trillion.
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By Femi Fani-Kayode
The warrior is noble and strong. His resolve is firm and his commitment is total. His is to kill, to shed blood and to be killed. His is to die for his King and for a worthy cause. His is to protect and lay down his life for his faith, his nation, his people and his loved ones.
*Late Dim Chukwuemeka Odumegwu-Ojukwu
What manner of men are these whose spirit speak of such valour and nobility? Consider the ancient Spartans and the Roman warriors of old. Consider the fearsome Vikings, who believed that it was a curse to die a peaceful … >>> Read Full Story
President Muhammadu Buhari has claimed no constitutional provision compels him to handover power to Vice President Osinbajo every time he is out of Nigeria.
It was one of the planks of his defence in a suit by a Lagos-based lawyer, Inibehe Effiong, challenging him and the Attorney-General of the Federation for the failure to hand over power to Osinbajo between 25 April and 5 May this year when he went to the UK.
However, he has a preliminary objection to the suit. Buhari wants the case struck out as he tagged Effiong a busy body, who has no locus standi in the matter.
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· Urges Christians to unite against common enemies
The General Superintendent of Deeper Christian Life Ministry (DCLM), Pastor William Kumuyi has called for renewed hope in God, saying the Lord will rewrite the history of the church in Nigeria, following the wave of divine visitation, spiritual awakening and unprecedented revival currently moving across the church in Lagos.
He gave the assurance at the Ministers’ Development and Networking Summit held at the African Bethel Cathedral, Ikorodu in conjunction with the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN).
The programme, which was tagged ‘Growing your Church, was designed to break all denominational barriers and empower the body of Christ … >>> Read Full Story
By Josephine Agbonkhese
From drawing inspiration from her travails as a victim of domestic violence in her first marriage and later a single mum, Naomi Osemedua became a global sensation, streaming live videos from the comfort of her home.
As a nursing motherand with no tech background, she would hit the live button on ‘PeriscopeTV’ and simply begin to ‘talk.’ Soon, the world became her audience and in no time, she was nicknamed‘African Queen of Live Streaming.’
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This was at a time when the live button was absent on most social media … >>> Read Full Story
Beauty Ogere Siasia, the 80 year-old mother of former Super Eagles skipper and coach, Samson Siasia, has been released by her abductors, according to reports from Bayelsa state.
She was kidnapped on July 15 by heavily armed gunmen who invaded her Odoni country home in Sagbama Local Government Area of Bayelsa State.
It was the second time in four years Madam Siasia would be taken away.
Police spokesman Asinim Butswat confirmed Ogere’s release in an interview with PUNCH.
A member of the Siasia family, Eworikumo Siasia, also confirmed that the woman had been freed and she is at home with family members.`
Butswat, a Superintendent … >>> Read Full Story