The Chairman, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), Abike Dabiri-Erewa, on Friday declared that the Nigerian Government will extradite about eighty Nigerians who have been accused of perpetrating fraud in some parts of United States of America (USA).
Dabiri-Erewa made this declaration in a statement she personally signed, a copy of which was made available to DAILY POST.
DAILY POST reported that the USA authorities, had yesterday released about 80 names of some Nigerians, accused of perpetrating fraud in the country.
But, Dabiri-Erewa while reacting, urged the accused persons to voluntarily turn themselves into the USA authorities in order to clear their names.
Dabiri-Erewa in the … >>> Read Full Story
Olowo of Owo chooses sword of peace
Prince Ajibade Gbadegesin Ogunoye on Friday became the 33rd Olowo of Owo Kingdom after elaborate installation rites.
The traditional rites, which started dawn, was attended by hundreds of residents of the town and well-wishers.
Speaking to newsmen, Chief Olanrewaju Famakinwa, said that the rites had to be performed as being laid down by customs and culture of the ancient town.
Famakinwa, who is the Ojumu of Owo, said that the new king chose the sword of peace in the course of the rites.
“Oba Ogunoye who is being installed today chose a sword which signifies peace.
“Traditionally, before … >>> Read Full Story
Staff, State of Kuwait embassy in Nigeria, Abdullah al Obaidah(2nd right) presenting donation to a refugee at Al Noor Central Mosque hall, Abuja. others with him are from left; staff, State of Kuwait Embassy, Abdullah Al Awady; Executive Director, Darulkitab Society, Sheikh dr. Abdulkadir as Salman, and ambassador, State of Kuwait, His Excellency Abdul azeez al Bisher Bu Uthman at the presentation
The Ambassador of the State of Kuwait to Nigeria, His Excellency Abdulaziz Albisher and the Embassy Staff, supervised and implemented ‘Eid Al-Adha Project’ in Nigeria.
The project was financed by Zakat House of Kuwait(Year 2019) and in collaboration with Darul-Kitab Wal Sunnah Society … >>> Read Full Story
By Juliet Ebirim
Nigerian former beauty queen, Stephanie Cole – a woman of many parts has added yet another feather to her already booming brand, as she recently delved into the fashion business. The University of Benin graduate of International Studies and Diplomacy revealed that her love for fashion and the quest to always want to look nice inspired her into wanting to own a fashion brand.
Speaking about life as a beauty queen, Stephanie noted that in 2011, she won the Sisi Oge Cultural Beauty Pageant, after which she contested for the Face of the World Nigeria in 2014 and emerged a winner. As … >>> Read Full Story
Barcelona will return with a third offer for Neymar, ESPN reports.
And it is believed that the Spanish giants will offer Ousmane Dembele as a makeweight, in an attempt to convince Paris Saint-Germain to sell.
Barca have already seen two bids turned down for Neymar, who left the club for France in a world record €222million transfer in 2017.
PSG rejected a first offer which included Philippe Coutinho, Ivan Rakitic and €80m.
The Ligue 1 champions also turned down their request to take him on loan this season, ahead of a permanent move next summer, in a deal which would have been worth around €190m.… >>> Read Full Story
Garba Shehu: receiving a special award of recognition
The Presidency has assured Nigerians that President Muhammadu Buhari will not disappoint Nigerians in this second and last term in delivery of his promises.
Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity said this, Friday in Abuja, while speaking on behalf of some aides of the President, including himself, who were given a special award of recognition ‘for their contributions in projecting a solid and impressive image of the President in the discharge of their patriotic service to the Nigerian people.’
The Presidential spokesman said President Buhari was fully aware of the expectations … >>> Read Full Story
At the flag off ceremony of the 30th anniversary of the Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC), warring parties sheath their swords as they collectively sought ways to fight their common enemy: piracy. Under a bubbling ambience, different members of collecting societies such as the Copyright Society of Nigeria (COSON) and the Musical Copyright Society Nigeria (MCSN) gathered to felicitate with the body which was founded in 1989.
The Director General of the commission, John Asein in his remark said that he would carry every stakeholder along to ensure that the copyright battle is won. “Pirates cannot continue to threaten the industry. We would ensure … >>> Read Full Story