History repeats as nPDP threatens mass exodus from APC

With the expiration of the ultimatum by a group of former Peoples Democratic party, PDP members who are now members of the All Progressives Congress, APC, the presidency has kept mum over their numerous demands which border on marginalization of the group within the APC family since they decamped from the PDP in the runoff to the 2015 presidential elections. Prominent members of the PDP at that time decamped to the APC to join the change bandwagon, and the then President Jonathan refused to negotiate with them to keep them…

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Moyes Quits West Ham United

David Moyes has left West Ham following the end of his short-term contract, the Premier League club announced on Wednesday. The 55-year-old former Everton and Manchester United boss arrived at the London Stadium in November, with the sole objective of ensuring the Hammers’ top-flight status, which he achieved. “I would like to place on record my sincere thanks to David Moyes and his staff for achieving the target of keeping West Ham United in the Premier League,” said joint chairman David Sullivan. “When David and his team arrived, it was…

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Aisha Abimbola Is Dead

By Akinwale Kasali The Nigeria movie industry, Nollywood, has once again been thrown into mourning, following the death of Aisha Abimbola popularly known as ‘Omoge Campus’, for her role in the movie years back. The late Abimbola lost the battle to cancer in faraway Canada. The 46-years old actress was diagnosed of breast cancer, and until her death has been battling with the dreaded disease. Her death was confirmed by Actress Bisola Badmus who shared her picture on Instagram. Badmus’ first post reads: “Unquestionably God RIP Omoge Campus.” The Epe…

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Breaking Into The Ranks of Smugglers

By Stephen Ubanna For years , there had been rumours making the rounds of  the use of partitioned trucks by smugglers to carry out their nefarious trade through the land border routes.  The situation was so bad with the use of branded vehicles loaded with dutiable goods to conceal prohibited goods such as rice. Mohammed Ali, Comptroller , Seme Command may have opened the eyes of the Comptroller Federal Operations Unit, FOU, Zone  A, Mohammed Uba Garba,to beam his search light on the land border Areas with the south west…

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No Smile for 9 Mobile

By Oji Odu It seems that Smile Telecoms Holdings, reserve bidder in the sale of 9 Mobile, Nigeria’s fourth largest telecommunications operator will have to wait longer to know whether it will takeover 9 Mobile. This is because preferred bidder in the sale process, Teleology Holdings Limited has embarked on an aggressive bid to raise the $300 million for the payment of the firm. This is after paying the non refundable $50 million. Teleology has hired a global financial service firm USB, a financial services firm in over 50 countries…

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Two Comptrollers Died Without Wearing Their New Ranks

By Stephen Ubanna Until the tail end of Last April,Dantani Mohammed, a former Chief Superintendent of Customs, and Uche Ejesemie, a former Deputy Superintendent of Customs and Public Relations officer, Tincan Island Command were not sure of wearing new ranks in the next month being May, 2018. This is because of the news making the round in Customs circles that the Customs senior officers promotion results had been changed several times by powers that be for their own pecuniary gains. The duo and others in similar disadvantaged position like them…

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