BBNaija S6: WhiteMoney, Liquorose, Saga, Queen, Saskay, Jaypaul, JackieB Up for Week 7 UP eviction

BBNaija S6: WhiteMoney, Liquorose, Saga, Queen, Saskay, Jaypaul, JackieB Up for Week 7 UP eviction

A new twist was introduced into the eviction nominations by Biggie as WhiteMoney, Saga, Saskay, Jackie B, Jaypaul and Queen were nominated for possible eviction on Sunday. Against the norm, the nominations for eviction came before the Head of House challenge on Monday evening. Housemates were called into the Diary Room one after the other by Big Brother to nominate two of their fellow housemates for eviction and in line with the usual practice on the Big Brother Naija reality TV show, seven contestants were nominated for possible eviction next…

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BBNaija S6: Emmanuel Emerges HoH Chose Liquorose As Deputy For Week 7

BBNaija S6: Emmanuel Emerges HoH Chose Liquorose As Deputy For Week 7

BBNaija season 6, BBNaija housemates Emmanuel has emerged week 7 Head of House after winning the Head of House game. Emmanuel emerged as the seventh head of house (HOH) for the ongoing Big Brother Nigeria (BBNaija) ‘Shine Ya Eye’ edition. The 24-year-old model achieved the feat after snagging a total of 26 points during a keenly contested dice game on Monday. During the game of luck on Monday, each housemate was given 1miuntes 30 seconds to finish the course of the Head of House game, where they have to throw…

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States Consider no-work-no-pay policy, May Stop Doctors’ Salaries A Imo Owes Doctors Six Months’ Salaries

States Consider no-work-no-pay policy, May Stop Doctors’ Salaries A Imo Owes Doctors Six Months’ Salaries

Striking resident doctors have called the Federal Government’s bluff for invoking the no-work-no-pay policy by stopping their salaries. However, there were indications that states across the country might also adopt the Federal Government policy by equally denying the protesting doctors their salaries. But the doctors said rather than being intimidated by the Federal Government’s action and indications that states might also join in the action, the development had further strengthened their resolve to persist until their demands were met. The resident doctors spoke in separate interviews on Friday. The Vice…

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Ronaldo Gets Back Iconic No 7 Shirt At Man Utd

Ronaldo Gets Back Iconic No 7 Shirt At Man Utd

Manchester United has confirmed Cristiano Ronaldo will wear the number seven shirt for the 2021-22 season. Ronaldo, who broke Ali Daei’s long-standing record of international goals with a double for Portugal against the Republic of Ireland on Wednesday, re-joined United in a sensational transfer from Juventus at the end of the transfer window. The superstar forward, who on Thursday was released from international duty, wore United’s iconic number seven during his first stint at Old Trafford, which ended in 2009. He wore the number nine during his first season at…

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MTN, NFF Sign 3-Year Partnership Deal

MTN, NFF Sign 3-Year Partnership Deal

Telecommunications giant, MTN Nigeria, and Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) on Thursday in Lagos signed a three-year renewable contract. In the contract, MTN will become the exclusive official communications partner of NFF and the national football teams. MTN’s Communication Manager, Mr. Funsho Aina, told newsmen in Lagos at the event that the partnership would be an N500 million annual deal that would cover all the national football teams. “MTN, with the agreement, becomes the exclusive communications partner of Nigeria’s national football teams,” he said. At the event, Sports Minister Sunday Dare…

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Kaduna Bans Inward, Outward Transportation Of Livestock

Kaduna Bans Inward, Outward Transportation Of Livestock

The Kaduna State Government has banned the transportation of livestock from the state to other parts of the country as part of efforts aimed at tackling insecurity. The government also prohibits the transportation of livestock from other parts of the country to the state. This was contained in a statement issued in Kaduna by the Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Samuel Aruwan. The commissioner said the decision was taken after a thorough review of the security situation in the state. Aruwan also announced the immediate suspension of the…

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MTN Spends N8.4 Billion On Free Call Airtime, Data For Customers; Gifts Businessman Car

MTN Nigeria Clarifies Tax Debt To Fed Govt

As a “token” of appreciation to Nigerians for their loyalty throughout the past 20 years, Nigeria’s leading telecommunications company, MTN asides giving its subscribers free call airtime and mobile data worth over ₦8.4 billion. The gifts were to commemorate its anniversary even as the telecommunications giant promised to give out 20 brand new SUVs worth over 13 million naira each to 20 customers who joined the network each year on the company’s anniversary since inception. The telecoms and ICT companies stayed true to their word. On Sunday, 22nd of August 2021, during an exclusive…

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NCC Ready To Implement Govt’s Decision On 5G Deployment – Danbatta

NCC ready to implement Govt’s decision on 5G deployment – Danbatta

Following the statement by Dr. Isa Ali Ibrahim​​ Pantami, minister of Communications and Digital Economy, revealing the Federal Government’s position on the deployment of 5G networks in Nigeria, Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta, the executive vice-chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), has said that the Commission is ready for the implementation of the government’s decision. The EVC also lauded the thriving healthy competition in the telecommunications industry, which he said has driven down the prices of data in the country. Fielding questions from Mr. Bitrus Bako Nabasu, the newly posted…

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NCC Seeks Stakeholders’ Input On Three New Telecom Regulations

NCC Seeks Stakeholders’ Input On Three New Telecom Regulations

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), has called for stakeholders’ input on three new regulations in the telecommunications industry. The regulatory exercise is in line with the Nigerian Communications Act 2003 which further empowers the regulator to hold a stakeholders input on new regulations in the industry. To this end, NCC has published the following draft regulatory instruments on its website for stakeholders’ comments: Registration of Telephone Subscribers Regulations; SIM Replacement Guidelines; Spectrum Trading Guidelines In a statement, Dr. Ikechukwu Adinde, the director of Public Affairs at NCC, said the public inquiry from stakeholders…

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FG Vows To Prosecute Looters Of NDDC’s Funds

FG Vows To Prosecute Looters Of NDDC’s Funds

The Federal Government has said it allocated N6teillion to the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) between 2001 and 2019. Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) Abubakar Malami made the comment when he got the forensic audit report of the NDDC from his Niger Delta counterpart Godswill Akpabio. “It is on record that between 2001 and 2019, the Federal Government has approved N3, 375, 735,776,794.93 as budgetary allocation and N2,420,948,894,191.00 as Income from Statutory and Non Statutory Sources, which brings the total figure to the sum of…

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