Friday, 24 February 2017
South Africa's finance Minister, Parvin Gordhan has revealed in a new proposal that alcohol and tobacco excise duty rates will get an increase this year.
While presenting the proposal at the National Assembly Wednesday, February 22, 2017, he said: The National Treasury proposes increases in the excise duties for alcohol and tobacco of between 6 and 10 percent.'
Sunday, 19 February 2017
"ATTENTION: INDIAN GARRI BEING SOLD IN NIGERIAN SUPERMARKETS
This is sincerely an absurdity of monumental proportion and a shame. Our government and regulatory agencies (if they still exist) should cover their faces in shame. I would like to ask:we are indeed in a big mess in this nation. Can you imagine imported garri from India now selling in shops in Nigeria and NAFDAC approve this?
Friday, 17 February 2017
Monday, 6 February 2017
Digidi Dunhill claims a Nigerian Pastor based in Houston , USA, stabbed and almost killed his wife over church money.He wrote
Monday, 30 January 2017
The Lagos Police arrested the publisher of Biafra Times and nine others for allegedly publishing and circulating seditious and malicious publication. Lagos State Police Commissioner, Fatai Owoseni, disclosed that 515 copies of the offending newspaper were recovered during a raid on the printing press in Shomolu, Lagos.He said
“The printing press has been shut and the environment is being monitored. “This is an offence punishable under the Criminal Law of Lagos State,”
Meanwhile, the arrested publisher told journalists
“I love my country and I love my president. My intention is not to fight my country; I just want to pass out information to those who have no access to the Internet. “I usually go on the Internet to source for information and publish. I have other papers on sports and social life which I publish,’
“I decided to specialise on Biafra Times when I discovered it is always a sell-out anytime we published stories about eastern parts of the country. “Sometimes, I go to newspaper vendors and hear people requesting for Biafra Times. “We usually print about 5000 copies which we sell for N100 nationwide,” he said.
Although airlines make a point of stating their hold and hand luggage allowances, we've all got it wrong at some point.
For most of us, this involves either putting on several layers of clothing while the rest of the check-in queue tut and roll their eyes at you - OR having to kiss good-bye to half of the contents of your hand luggage at the gate.
Sunday, 29 January 2017
He has been laid to rest amidst in his hometown, Egbuoma community in the Oguta Local Government Area of Imo State.
A mum of two in Benue, who invested in MMM, has reportedly committed suicide.
Gloria Samson, 34, according to Tribune, had left her home in Makurdi, on 28 December, 2016 around 9 p.m abandoning her children both five years of age.
Saturday, 28 January 2017
24-year-old Doreen Moraa is HIV positive and has been living with it since she was born .In an interview with E Daily,the motivational speaker,disclosed how she learnt of her status while still in primary school.
Well, the third born in a family of five was born of a HIV discordant couple - her mum is positive, while the dad is negative.
The traditional wedding between Linda Ikeji’s sister, Laura and ex-footballer Kanu Nwankwo’s brother, Ogbonna, took place today, January 28, 2017 at Nkwerre in Imo State.
@Ayourb has narrated a heartbreaking story of how a former colleague committed suicide after finding out all 'His' four children weren't his.
Friday, 6 January 2017
There is wide spread condemnation of the recent increase in the price of cooking gas in Lagos.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the price of cooking gas has risen by about 30 per cent in Lagos and other parts of the country.
A 12.5kg cylinder, which previously sold for N3,500, now goes for N4,500 in most parts of the metropolis.
Some domestic gas users told NAN that they were irked by the sudden price increase, which they said was arbitrary and thoughtless.
22-yr-old UNILAG student of the Department of Systems Engineering, graduates with a perfect CGPA of 5.0
Good job girl.....
A young man residing in Awka, Chinonso Ikezulumba, won N10million in an ongoing Airtel promo and fainted during the cheque presentation.
Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, has reacted to the appointment of his former wife Saratu Atta by the president-elect of Ghana.
Nana Akufo-Addo appointed Saratu Atta on Wednesday as a personal assistant to serve in his government which will be inaugurated on Saturday.
John Mikel Obi has confirmed his move to Chinese club, Tianjin TEDA ,China in an emotional letter to Chelsea fans. Read after the cut...