Thursday, November 20
Photos: Chidinma, KCee Wow Students with iPhone 6 as MTN Surprise Train Berths in Port Harcourt & Owerri
After a successful surprise visit to the University of Lagos and Federal College of Education in Lagos by one of MTN ambassadors, Tiwa Savage, the MTN Surprise train berthed in Port Harcourt today.
The MTN Project Fame Season 3 winner, Chidinma Ekile, paid the students of Rivers State University of Science and Technology, and College of Health Technology a ‘November to Remember’ visit while the ‘Limpopo’ master KCee was last week at the Alvan Ikoku College of Education and Federal Polytechnic, Nekede, in Imo state.
In an experience that will remain one of their most exciting moments, the students of the institutions
Just received this sad email from an an affected blog reader:
Good day Laila,
Please this is urgent. It's been over a week that the new intakes to the Nigerian Law School for the Bar 2 programme have protested and outrightly refused to report to the Yola and Kano campus, especially the former because of the rate of insurgence in the state and the current battle between the military and Boko Haram.
The question is ''Why should these students be posted there, especially those who have never been to the north for whatsoever reason all their life?'' The foreign students who attained their law degree certificates from schools in African countries have also
Nigerian police today fired tear gas and prevented speaker Aminu Tambuwal from presiding over a session at the National Assembly in Abuja. They have released a statement justifying their action and it reads:
Following an intelligence report of a likely invasion of the House of Representatives by hoodlums and thugs, the Nigeria Police Force promptly deployed its personnel to the premises to prevent a breakdown of law and order. Consequently, the Police condoned the area and began screening of all members and visitors alike.
In the course of this lawful exercise, Alh. Aminu Tambuwal CFR, arrived the venue with a motley crowd, who broke the cordon, assaulted the Police and evaded due process and
Earlier on today, several members of the House of Representatives had to scale locked gates to gain access to the National Assembly complex in Abuja after they were stopped by security agents. Some 1000 soldiers and policemen had sealed the entrance of the National Assembly and physically prevented the Speaker, Aminu Tambuwal, from entering, thereby throwing the complex into chaos. At least 15 members of the All Progressive Congress, APC, had to scale the gates. Tambuwal, some House of Rep members were teargassed. Senate President David Mark eventually had to shut the Assembly down till Nov 25th, next week Tuesday. Press play to watch the video after the cut.
Okagbare trains with American coach, John Smith in Los Angles and was hoping that her husband who won four caps with the Super Eagles will be around at her weakest moments. Blessing told Vanguard:
“I feel so bad that America Embassy would turn down the visa request by my husband to travel with me to Los Angeles. I have resumed training for the season and I have to go back to my base (Los Angeles) with my husband so that I can concentrate. I have sent copies of my documents, including my Resident Permit in Los Angeles to them so as to
President Goodluck Jonathan on Thursday told a gathering of the Peoples Democratic Party leaders in the Presidential Villa, Abuja that he hardly gets what he looks forward to in life. According to PUNCH, Jonathan, who boasted that no party would defeat the PDP during the 2015 polls said sometimes, things that he did not think about are the ones he gets.
“In my own life, the things I look for I hardly get. It’s what I don’t even think about that I get sometimes. I believe most of you will smile. But collectively, first and foremost, let us unite the party and work together for our collective victory.
Let me use this unique opportunity to plead with all of us who are aspiring for electoral