Senate releases 69 standing committees chairmen

The Nigerian Senate has released the list of 69 standing committees’ chairmen and their deputies. Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, announced this at the plenary today, Tuesday, July 30. List of Committee Chairmen 1. Agriculture – Abdullahi Adamu, Bima Enagi. 2. Airforce – Bala Ibn Na’Allah, Michael Nnachi. 3. Anti-corruption and Financial Crimes – Suleiman Kwari, […]

Ministerial Screening: Today’s Senate is “a crass display of comic relief” – FFK

Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, has described the Nigerian Senate as nothing but a joke. The former minister shared this after watching the Ministerial Screening of the 9th Assembly. Fani-Kayode compared the screening in 2006 to the present-day 2019 screening led by SP Ahmad Lawan, is more of a show and nothing near screening. […]

Senate to visit Borno over recent Boko Haram attack

Senate President, Dr Ahmad Lawan, says the Senate will visit Badu village in Borno State where Boko Haram insurgents killed more than 60 residents. Lawan disclosed today, Tuesday, July 30, at the plenary that the Senate will pay a visit to the village. This statement was followed after the motion by Sen. Abubakar Kyari over […]

BREAKING: Nigerian “Badenoch” appointed minister in UK

British Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, has just appointed UK-born Nigerian, Kemi Olufunto Badenoch, as a Minister. 39-year-old UK-born Nigerian, was appointed as a Minister of Children and Families. Badenoch disclosed this via her social media page (Twitter) expressed how happy and grateful she was accepting the appointment, noting to do her best in her new […]

“I uprooted him”, I am smarter than Saraki – Oshiomhole boasts

Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Adams Oshiomhole, says he deserves some commendation from the State House press correspondents for “uprooting” former Senate President, Bukola Saraki. Oshiomhole, who was at the State House on Monday, July 29, for a meeting with President Muhamamdu Buhari, was faced by newsmen with several questions. The Chairman was […]

LEA will take “any necessary actions” against Shi’ites – Garba Shehu

Following the approval of the Federal High Court to proscribe the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, the Presidency has now given the law enforcement agencies order to take “any necessary action” against Shi’ites. The Presidency, through its spokesperson, Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, said this. Shehu during a live […]

Davido, Chris Brown’s “Blow my Mind” most popular song in the world – Siri

Apple’s siri identified Davido and Chris Brown’s “Blow my Mind” as the most popular song in the world. A man shared a video where he was asking the voice-controlled personal assistant to play the most popular song in the world and “Blow my Mind” came up. Siri is a bot, Apple’s voice-controlled personal assistant and […]

Word of the Day: ADDLEPATED

The word for today is: ADDLEPATED DEFINITION: Being mixed up: confused. Eccentric. EXAMPLES: Her addlepated mind flitted butterfly like from one often unrelated subject to another. Blathering like the addlepated nincompoop that you are. SYNONYMS: Addlebrained, muddleheaded, puddingheaded, confused ANTONYMS: Clear headed, unperplexed, organized CLICK HERE for previous editions of Word of the Day.