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Buhari Names New Five Ministries

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday announced the creation of five new ministries. The new ministries are Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development; Police Affairs, Special Duties and International Affairs; Aviation; and Power. The aviation ministry was initially part of the transportation ministry and was headed by Hadi Sirika, who was then the minister of […]

Buhari Re-appoints Self Minister of Petroleum Resources, Assigns Other Portfolios to New Ministers

By: Babs-Oluribigbe Adeoye President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday inaugurated his new cabinet, three months after commencement of his second term in office. The swearing-in of the 43 members of federal executive council which took place at the Aso Rock Villa Abuja had in attendance the Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Secretary to the Government of the […]

Oyo Lawmaker, Adebisi Sets To Unveil First Set Of Beneficiaries Of Vocational Training

Member of the Oyo State House of Assembly, representing Ibadan South West state constituency 1, Hon. Yusuf Adebisi has completed arrangements to unveil first set of beneficiaries of his vocational training programme. According to a statement by his Media Assistant, Tope Eluyefa, the training, will be holding on Saturday, August 24th, 2019 at Vocational Training […]


JUST IN: Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad Confirmed As CJN

The appointment of Justice Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad has been confirmed by the Senate as the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN). His conformation was made on Wednesday, after going through screening at the National Assembly. Westernlifenews gathered that the senate conducted a closed door screening for the highest judicial officer in the country. The screening of […]

Protesters Storm RCCG Headquarters, Decries Adeboye’s Alledged Backing of Buhari’s adminitration

By: Olumide Wilson Protesters on Monday stormed the Redeemed Christian Church of God headquarters in Ebute Meta, Lagos. Their protest centred around the alleged backing of the General Overseer of the RCCG, Pastor Enoch Adejare Adeboye, for the President Muhammadu Buhari Administration. The protesters, bearing banners and led by Eedris Abdulkareem and Baba Fryo, accused […]

Senate Adjourns To July 2, Sets Up Senate Ad Hoc Committee

The senate on Thursday has adjourned its sitting to July 2, to enable the management of the federal parliament to come up with acceptable arrangements for the lawmakers’ office accommodation Meanwhile, the President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, had sworn in a 12-member ad hoc committee to work out the allocation of seats in the […]


FIFA Slams Siasia With Life Ban

By: Peretine Ikenebomeh The world football governing body, FIFA, has slammed life ban on a former Super Eagles player and coach, Samson Siasia The adjudicatory chamber of the independent Ethics Committee of the world football body found Siasia, a former official of the Nigeria Football Federation, guilty of having accepted that he would receive bribes […]

Grady Diangana: West Brom sign West Ham United midfielder on loan

West Bromwich Albion head coach Slaven Bilic has made his sixth summer window signing by bringing in Grady Diangana from his old club West Ham. The England Under-20 international has joined the Baggies on a season’s loan. Diangana’s signing follows the arrival of defenders Semi Ajayi and Darnell Furlong, striker Kenneth Zohore, Croatian midfielder Filip Krovinovic and the return of Romaine Sawyers. Diangana made […]

Albian Ajeti: West Ham sign Basel striker for £8m

West Ham have signed striker Albian Ajeti from Swiss side Basel for £8m. Ajeti, 22, scored 15 goals in 35 games last season and was part of the Switzerland squad that competed in the Nations League tournament in June. “I didn’t have to think twice about signing for such a big, traditional club in the […]