Fulanization of Nigeria: Bode George slams Sule Lamido, backs Obasanjo

Former National Vice-Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Olabode George, has slammed a former Governor of Jigawa State, Sule Lamido, for describing ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo as a religious and ethnic bigot. Pa George, a former military governor of Ondo State, spoke to journalists at his Ikoyi office in Lagos. […]

JAMB names UniIlorin, ABU, UNIBEN as most subscribed universities

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has named the University of Ilorin (UniIlorin), as the most subscribed university by candidates in the 2019 admission exercise. Is-haq Oloyed, the Registrar, Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), disclosed the information at 2018 National Tertiary Admission’s Performance Merit Award held in Abuja, […]

Amaechi reveals who’s behind his success as Minister

The Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi, says the support and commitment of President Muhammadu Buhari to the development of transport infrastructure led to his achievements in the last four years. Amaechi disclosed this during his valedictory news conference on Thursday in Abuja. He said that the interest of the […]

9th Assembly: Nigerian Students tell Buhari to call Oshiomhole to order

The National Association of Nigerian Students, NANS, has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to call the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole to order. The student expressed sadness over Oshiomhole’s alleged plan to impose his candidates as principal officers of the 9th National Assembly. NANS staged […]

Pensioners battle Nigerian governors over non-payment of entitlements

Nigeria Union of Pensioners, NUP, South West Zone, has condemned the non-payment of their members’ entitlements by some state governors in the country. The pensioners, who threatened to take action by filing charges against the governors in the law court for subjecting their members across the country to untold hardship, […]

Fresh off a $530M round, Aurora acquires lidar startup Blackmore

Aurora, the self-driving car startup backed by Sequoia Capital and Amazon, is in an acquiring mood. The company, founded in early 2017 by Chris Urmson, Sterling Anderson and Drew Bagnell, announced Thursday that it acquired lidar company Blackmore. The Blackmore purchase follows another smaller, and previously unknown acquisition of 7D […]