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Wednesday, 21 August 2019

Golden Guinea Breweries, Heritage Bank Power Imo State Biggest New Yam Festival

Nigeria premium brewery brand, Golden Guinea Breweries, former pride of Eastern Nigeria has been joined by Heritage bank and other governments to host the biggest New Yam Festival in Mbaise, Imo state. The celebration was guested by the executive governors of Abia, Enugu and Sokoto state, as well as other high profile personalities in the country.

As required by the tradition, His Excellency, the Executive Governor of Imo state, HE Emeka Ihedioha, declared the festival open in the cutting of the new yam, stressing that is was an age long traditional that marks the commencement and eating of the new yam in every conmunity in Mbaise and the state.

Governor Emeka Ihedioha further applauded Golden Guinea Breweries and heritage bank for sponsoring this year's edition which shows their exceptional social responsibility capacity and interest in the affairs of the state, and hosted the sponsor organizations at his home in Mbaise after the ceremony.

FG Appoints Kashifu Inuwa As New NITDA DG

On your appointment as the fifth #DGNITDA, Mr Kashifu Inuwa Abdullahi, to replace the Honourable Minister Designate, @DrIsaPantami.

Source @nitdanigeria 

Curvy Lady Under Fire For Dancing "Soapy"

Lady Under Fire For Dancing #Soapy By Naira Marley

A curvy young lady was seen in a video dancing Naira Marley's controversial 'Soapy' which many consider as men dance.

Though she killed the dance moves, but many condemned her for engaging in such 'disgusting' dance. 

Emmanuel Agbadu Akabe's Convoy Attacked, 5 Policemen Killed In Nasarawa

Suspected armed robbers on Tuesday attacked the convoy of the deputy governor of Nasarawa State, Emmanuel Agbadu Akabe, killing five policemen.

The attack occurred around 4pm when the deputy governor was returning from Abuja to to the state capital, Lafia.

DAILY NIGERIAN reliably gathered the robbers laid ambushed on the convoy, killed the policemen and took away all their rifles.

Sanwo-olu Swears In 35 Commissioners, Special Advisers, Assigns Portfolios

Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State, on Tuesday administered Oath of Office on 35 Commissioners and Special Advisers and assigned them portfolios in the State Executive Council.

The newly sworn-in commissioners and their portfolios are: Mr Tunji Bello (Water Resources and Environment), Mr Gbolahan Lawal (Agriculture), Dr Wale Ahmed (Special Duties and Intergovernmental Relations) and Mrs Lola Akande (Commerce and Industry).

Other commissioners are: Prof. Akin Abayomi (Health), Mrs Folasade Adefisayo (Education), Mrs Aramide Adeyoye (Works and Infrastructure), Mr Moruf Akinderu-Fatia (Housing), Mrs Yetunde Arobieke (Local Government), and Mrs Shulamite Adebolu (Tourism, Arts and Culture).

Sowore, Nnamdi Kanu Plotted To Topple Buhari — SSS

Sowore, Nnamdi Kanu Plotted To Topple Buhari — SSS

The State Security Services (SSS) has said that the publisher of SaharaReporters, Omoyele Sowore in his plot to topple the government the held series of meetings with members of a proscribed terrorist organisation, Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB) with a view to mobilising strong forces to realise his agenda at changing the government, 

Buhari To Assign Portfolios To Ministers-designate Today

President Muhammadu Buhari will assign portfolios to his new cabinet members on Wednesday.

This was confirmed in a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, today in Abuja.

Buhari and the Ministers-designate engaged each other in a two-day retreat, which ended on Tuesday.

BBNAIJA: MC Oluomo Trends After Omoshola Says He Is Like Youth Leader Of Lagos

The 2 Reasons Why MC Oluomo Is Trending On Twitter Will Thrill You

First. Everybody wants to report to MC Oluomo in BBNAIJA with Mike miming the the Teni song Case 24/7, meanwhile the below conversation happened too

Omashola talking about Mc Oluomo.

Audience: Khafi, Mike, Venita.

omashola statements: "Mc oluomo is like a youth leader of lagos, he is the king if agbero. U can slap an agbero and report to mc Oluomo and nobody would touch you"

"He was killed and he did not die"

Nigeria Beats South Africa 2-1 In All Africa Games Men's Football.

12th AAG: Flying Eagles Pip South Africa 2-1, Face Morocco Friday

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Nigeria’s Flying Eagles recorded their first victory in the men’s football event of the ongoing 12th All Africa Games,
edging out South Africa 2-1 on Tuesday at l the Stade Hassan Moulay, Rabat, reports Completesports.com.

The win was Flying Eagles’ first at the Games after they were held to a 1-1 draw by Burkina Faso in their first Group A fixture last Friday.

Residents Attack EFCC Operatives At Ambode’s House (Video)

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