Indomie Excites Fans in New Campaign…

Dufil Prima Foods, makers of Indomie Instant Noodles, has launched a cooking competition, tagged, ‘#MyIndomieMyRecipe’,  with the motive  to deepen conversation surrounding cooking among young couples.  According to the company, the competition was thought of in order to contribute to the  growing narratives on  the role of couples in the kitchen and who should cook when both married mates…

Arik to Stimulate Voters’ Interest in Promo Launch…

In order to boost participant level in the nation’s general elections that kicked off today, Arik Air, has released a new product, ‘N16, 000 Fly to Vote promotion’  to encourage Nigerians  to travel to their respective wards to cast their votes in the rescheduled elections. This gesture by Arik, followed the election  postponement last week, where by a…

Microsoft Assisted Bootcamp Improves Local Developers’ Skills…

By Bennett Oghifo Local developers had their skills upgraded in the use of deep learning concepts to drive financial inclusion at an Artificial Intelligence (AI) Bootcamp, hosted by Data Science Nigeria and sponsored by Microsoft, recently. This is contained in a statement by Data Science Nigeria, which also said that “Across the Middle East and…

‘Blame’ Non-count…

By EBERE WABARA DAILY SUN Front Page Sub-headline infraction of February 13 welcomes us today: “Parties trade blames over alleged violence plot” Voice of The Nation: ‘blame’ is non-count/uncountable. “The Nigerian Civil Society Situation Room will be on ground to receive reports and provide accurate, (‘and’ instead of this comma) unbiased analysis (analyses) of the…

PDP Accuses INEC of Hoarding Result Sheets…

By Adedayo Akinwale in Abuja The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has accused the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) of withholding sensitive election materials, including collation (form EC8D) and result (form EC8E) sheets, in states considered to be PDP strongholds. The party in a statement issued Thursday by its National Publicity Secretary, Mr. Kola Ologbondiyan,  cautioned…

Peace Accord Flagrantly Violated by APC, Says PDP   …

By Adedayo Akinwale in Abuja The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP), Prince Uche Secondus, Friday said that the peace accord signed by the two frontline Presidential candidates, Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress (APC)  and Atiku Abubakar of the PDP, was  dead. He said that the party expected the Peace Committee…

Police Arrest lawmaker, 70 Others over Attack on Kwankwaso’s Campaign...

By Ibrahim Shuaibu in Kano The Kano State Police Command on Friday arrested a member of the House of Representatives, Abdulmumuni Jibrin Kofa, and 70 other political supporters and leaders. The arrest of the lawmaker came 24 hours after the attack on the campaign convoy of a Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chieftain, Senator Rabiu Kwankwaso,…

INEC Accredits 73,000 Observers for Election…

Shola Oyeyipo in Abuja The Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Yakubu Mahmood, has said that 73, 000 local and international observers have been accredited to cover the presidential and National Assembly elections scheduled for Saturday. According to the INEC chairman who briefed a world press conference at the International Conference Centre Friday said…

Coalition Claims 260 Deaths Recorded during Campaigns…

*Warns security agents not to Infringe on people’s rights Onyebuchi Ezigbo in Abuja The coalition of civil society organisations, under the auspices of the Situation Room, has put the figure of those killed within the period of political campaigns in the country at about 260. This was disclosed at a press conference on Friday, addressed…

Finally, INEC Complies With Appeal Court Order on Zamfara, Lists...

Adedayo Akinwale in Abuja The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Friday said it had complied with the judgement of Appeal Court and listed the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Zamfara on the ballot in the National Assembly, Governorship and State House of Assembly elections scheduled for 23rd February and 9th March. The commission in a…

With 72.7m PVCs in their Hands, Nigerians Decide Fate of...

 President, PDP candidate urge mass turnout  Refuse to be intimidated, Secondus tells Nigerians  INEC completes deployment of electoral materials  I’m not contemplating resignation, says Yakubu  Police reassure of adequate security   Omololu Ogunmade, Adedayo Akinwale and Alex Enumah in Abuja Over 72 million Nigerians that collected their Permanent Voter Card (PVCs) will tomorrow determine the…

Security Agents Bar Journalists from Bauchi CBN…

Segun Awofadeji in Bauchi Journalists were Thursday denied entry into the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Bauchi State Branch, venue of the distribution of sensitive materials by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to the 20 Local Government Areas of the state. THISDAY checks revealed that there was a heavy presence of security within and…