N5.6bn Wheat Project Scam: Ex-NIRSAL Boss, Abdulhameed, Arrested 11 Months After Sack

Barely one year after his sack as the Managing Director of the Nigeria Incentive-Based Risk Sharing System for Agricultural Lending (NIRSAL), Aliyu Abdulhameed, has been arrested, Daily Trust reports. NIRSAL, a $500m non-bank financial institution, is a creation of the Central Bank of

HURIWA Kicks, Says Budget For Presidential Yacht, Christmas Chickens Outrageous, Insensitive

BY CHIBUEZE CHUKWUMA, ENUGU Civil society organisation:- HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has carpeted the Federal and Lagos State governments for attempted budgeting of five billion Naira for a presidential yacht and N18 million for Christmas chickens. Also, the Rights group

BREAKING: Irish Male Chef Dethrones Hilda Baci For Longest Cooking Hours

In the cooking game of thrones, an Irish chef Alan Fisher is now the incumbent record holder for the longest cooking hours after he clocked in a time of 119 hours and 57 minutes. His feat is 24 hours more than that of

Abia Govt Never Asked Northerners To Leave State, Says Cattle Market Must Be Non-Residential

Following the blackmail effort against the state, Abia State Government has described as false news making the rounds that it has directed Northerners, who live and conduct their businesses at the Lokpanta Cattle Market, around the Enugu-Umuahia-Aba-Port Harcourt Expressway by Umunneochi, to leave

BREAKING: Tourism Minister Fighting For Life, Suffering From Acute Poisoning — Report

Nigeria’s Minister of Tourism, Lola Ade-John, has been reportedly hospitalised in Abuja after suffering acute poisoning from unknown origins. “Her family members are said to be in fear as time was running against their efforts to save her life,” according to Peoples Gazette,

Why Tomato Paste Reviewer Chioma Egodi Was Arrested — Erisco Food

The spokesperson for Erisco Food, makers of Nagiko Tomato Paste, the brand of tomato puree currently causing a stir on social media, has opened up on why a Facebook user, Chioma Egoji, who had published a ‘negative’ review on the paste, was arrested. Egodi,

Okro: Why Men, Women Should Be Wary Of Its Dangerous Sexual Effects

In 2017, a Senior Researchers, Dr. Ochuko Erikainure advised men of reproductive age to be wary of excessive intake of Okro as it could lead to infertility. Many lovers of Okro soup have because of its slimy or“mucilaginous ” nature ignorantly believe that

Pomp As Chief Charles Okeke ‘Odiuko’ Celebrates New Yam Festival In Owerri Residence (PHOTOS)

The atmosphere was electric as his Owerri residence witnessed the allure of the creme of the society in their numbers even as children were not left out in party. Chief Okeke in T-Shirt conversing and dancing with one of his guests during his

Imo APC Converts Palliative To Political Tool To Woo Voters

The ruling All Progressives Congress in Imo State has converted the the state’s share of the federal government Palliatives to political tool to lure voters to vote for her gubernatorial candidate, Governor Hope Uzodimma, for November 11 election. The NewsTrack Nigeria (newstrack.com.ng) had

Imo Palliative Trauma: Workers Wallowing In Abject Poverty, Angry With Gov Uzodimma Over Paltry One-And-Half Paint Of Rice As Their ₦5 Billion Share

While other States of the Federation publicised their well thought out plans on how to share the ₦5 billion Palliatives to the suffering layers of the polity, Imo State Government plans is shrouded in shady approach. NewsTrack Nigeria (newstrack.com.ng) in its investigation discovers