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BreakingNews 20/10/17 - Nigeria: No cause for alarm over $5.5bn foreign loan - FG
    [ Masterweb Reports: Ismail Mudashir reports ] - The Federal Government yesterday justified its bid to take $5.5billion foreign loan to fund capital component of this year’s budget and refinance maturing domestic debts.   Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun defended the request of President Muhammadu Buhari to secure the loans during a public hearing organized by the Senate committee on local and foreign debts.......
 
BreakingNews 20/10/17 - Makurdi businessman feeds people for free
[ Masterweb Reports: Hope Abah reports ] - A popular business man and owner of Titogate eatery in Makurdi, Chief Isaac Akinkumi, has fed over 500 people with free food to mark this year's World Food Day.   Akinkumi said the gesture which took place at his business premises along the railway, near the Low Level roundabout was his own way of marking the World Food Day and giving back to the society.   "Not ever......
 
BreakingNews 20/10/17 - Governor Ikpeazu promises N10m for films shot in Abia
  [ Masterweb Reports ] - As part of the efforts to develop tourism sites and promote tourism potential in Abia, the state Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu, has pledged N10 million as grant for any film shot in the state.   Ikpeazu made the pledge when he received Dr Chidia Maduekwe, the Managing Director, Nigerian Film Corporation (NFC), his office in Umuahia.   A statement signed by Mr Brian Etuk, the Head of Public Affairs, NF......
 
NewsRoundup 20/9/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 19/10/17 - Governor Ikpeazu lifts Aba curfew
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia has lifted the 10p.m. to 6a.m. curfew imposed on Aba on Sept. 12, as a result of improved security situation in the commercial city.   Ikpeazu via a statement issued in Umuahia on Wednesday by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Enyinnaya Appolos, commended Aba residents for compliance during the period the curfew lasted.   The governor commended the residents of A......
 
BreakingNews 19/10/17 - Two principals fired over illegal fee collection in Anambra
[ Masterweb Reports: Emma Elekwa reports ] - Anambra State Ministry of Education has sacked two school principals for illegal collection of fees from students. The Commissioner for Education, Prof Kate Omenugha, who gave the revelation in a radio audience participatory programme 'Score Card', said another principal is facing disciplinary action for examination malpractice.   Omenugha explained that the measure was part of efforts to p......
 
BreakingNews 19/10/17 - Anambra Governorship: Defeated PDP aspirant rallies support for Obaze
[ Masterweb Reports: Emma Elekwa reports ] - A governorship aspirants of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), in Anambra state who lost out at the party primary, Zeribe Ezeanuna, has appealed to his fellow defeated aspirants to queue behind the party's candidate, Oseloka Obaze to ensure victory at the November 18 poll.   He said supporting Obaze would enable the party reclaim its mandate from the ruling All Progressives Grand Alliance ......
 
NewsRoundup 19/10/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 18/10/17 - MASSOB fixes Nov. 26 for Ojukwu`s 5th memorial anniversary
    [ Masterweb Reports: Emma Elekwa reports ] - Leader of Biafra Independence Movement and founder of Movement for Actualization of Sovereign State of Biafra, BIM-MASSOB, Chief Ralph Uwazuruike has disclosed that preparations for the celebration of 5th memorial anniversary of the demise of Biafra warlord, Chief Chukwuemeka Odumegwu-Ojukwu had commenced.   He said the ceremony is expected to hold on Sunday, November 26......
 
MasterwebNews 18/10/17 - A democracy in the clutch of an evil oligarchy
[ Masterweb Reports: Tochukwu Ezukanma reports ] - In one of his mournful songs, Sorrow, Tears and Blood, that tireless nonconformist, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti, sang: everybody run, run, run; everybody scatter, scatter; police de come, army de come; confusion everywhere; somebody nearly died, somebody just died; ten minutes lat......
 
BreakingNews 18/10/17 - INEC registers 2,158,171 voters ahead Anambra governorship poll
[ Masterweb Reports: Emma Elekwa reports ] - A total of 2,158,171 eligible voters have been registered to participate in the November 18 gubernatorial election in Anambra state, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has said.   Director, ICT in the commission, Mrs Bimbo Oladunjoye, who disclosed this at the Publication and Presentation of official Register of Voters (RV) to political parties’ candidates in Awka, said 50.3% of the reg......
 
NewsRoundup 18/10/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
MasterwebNews 12/10/17 - Oyinlola Will Turn Around the Fortunes of NIMC -Eze
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - The recent appointment of Prince Olagunsoye Oyinlola as the new Chairman of the Board of the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) has been described as a development that will change the fortunes of the Commission for the better. This assertion was contained in a statement issued on Wednesday in Abuja the National Capital by Chief Eze Chukwuemeka Eze, an associate of Prince Oyinlola and ......
 
BreakingNews 12/10/17 - Nigeria: Governors hold emergency meeting on constitution amendment
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The Nigerian Governors’ Forum (NGF) last night held an emergency meeting at Aso Rock in Abuja. The closed-door meeting, which began at 8:30pm and ended at 10:15pm, was presided over by the chairman of the forum, Governor Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara State.   Addressing State House correspondents later, Yari said the meeting discussed the ongoing amendment of the constitution by the Nat......
 
BreakingNews 12/10/17 - Nigeria writes to inform nations Nnamdi Kanu and IPOB are terrorists
[ Masterweb Reports: Seun Opejobi reports ] - Nigerian Governnent has formally informed the governments of the United States, US, United Kingdom, UK, and other foreign countries of its decision to declare the Nnamdi Kanu-led Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, as a terrorist organisation.   An Abuja Federal High Court in Abuja had, on August 20, proscribed IPOB, following a motion filed by the Attorney General of the Federation and Min......
 
BreakingNews 12/10/17 - Ekwueme endorses Obaze in Anambra governorship election
  [ Masterweb Reports: Emma Elekwa reports ] - Nigeria’s ex-Vice President, Dr. Alex Ekwueme, yesterday, threw his weight behind the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr Oseloka Obaze, ahead of the November 18 Anambra election.   The endorsement of Obaze’s candidature by the elder statesman has laid to rest speculations in the media of the endorsement of the second term bid of the incumbent g......
 
NewsRoundup 12/10/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 11/10/17 - Disregard Rumors against Army Medical Outreach in Anambra, Army, Obiano Advise
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Earlier today, the internet was awash with news of purported injecting of school pupils with Monkey Pox by the military in Anambra State as it carries out its medical exercise. Anonymous internet users, especially on forums, who claimed to have witnessed the goings-on, said that pupils in Nnewi town were seen running ......
 
BreakingNews 11/10/17 - Ekweremadu advocates single term rotational presidency
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu has advocated a single-term presidency of five or six years for Nigeria and other African countries to deepen democracy and good governance.   He also suggested a rotational presidency among the ethnic groups or geographical zones to promote loyalty to the nation.   Ekweremadu spoke while delivering a lecture ‘Constitutionalism and the Challenges......
 
BreakingNews 11/10/17 - Gunmen kill former head of service, soldier in Plateau State
[ Masterweb Reports: Lami Sadiq reports ] - A former Head of Service in Plateau state, Moses Gwom was on Tuesday killed alongside an off duty soldier and a shop attendant near his home in Barkin Ladi local government area of Plateau State.   His death comes barely two weeks after suspected assassins invaded the home of 70 year old acting village head of Gyangyang village, Mohammed Suleiman in Kanam local government area of the state a......
 
BreakingNews 11/10/17 - Nigeria: Modern economy not possible with N7trn budget
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The annual budget of about N7 trillion can’t build a modern economy, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo said. He said the desire of the Federal Government to grow the economy was limited by the fact that its annual budgeted expenditure is only a small part of a multi trillion naira economy.   The vice president said government’s policy of partnering with the private sector was also ......
 
NewsRoundup 11/10/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 10/10/17 - Be realistic about Biafra agitation, Bishop Okorafor tells Ndigbo
[ Masterweb Reports: Don Silas reports ] - The Anglican Bishop of the Diocese of Egbu, Rt. Rev Geoffrey Okorafor has admonished Igbos to be realistic about Biafra agitation. Okorafor said this Sunday during a Eucharistic service of confirmation, admission and induction for Emeabiam Parish, at Christ Anglican Church Emeabiam in Owerri West Local Government Area of Imo State.   The Bishop said Igbos must come to terms with present reali......
 
BreakingNews 10/10/17 - Buhari`s long vacation emboldened Nnamdi Kanu -Aisha Buhari
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The wife of the president, Aisha Buhari, has alleged that her husband's recent long medical vacation in London emboldened the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu to create a state out of a state.   Mrs Buhari spoke Monday at the State House in Abuja during the commencement of a two-day stakeholders' meeting on Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn, Child, Adolescen......
 
BreakingNews 10/10/17 - Nigeria: Monkeypox spreads to 6 states
[ Masterweb Reports: Judd-Leonard Okafor reports ] - A disease suspected to be monkeypox has been reported in six more states, after the first case of the pox emerged in Bayelsa late last month, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control said Monday.   The discoveries bring the total number of likely monkeypox cases to 31, across seven states—Bayelsa, Rivers, Ekiti, Akwa Ibom, Lagos, Ogun and Cross River.   ......
 
NewsRoundup 10/10/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 9/10/17 - Nigerian Army, Security Operatives raid Nnamdi Kanu`s home, confiscate technical items
[ Masterweb Reports: Dozie Onyeka reports ] - Soldiers of the Nigerian army on Sunday raided the home of Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). It is the second time Kanu’s house would be raided by security operatives in less than one month. The premises was first raided in September.   According to Prince Emmanuel Kanu, younger brother of the IPOB leader, the soldiers said they were searching for "t......
 
BreakingNews 9/10/17 - Anambra Teacher Named Nigeria`s 2017 Overall Best Teacher
[ Masterweb Reports: Emma Elekwa reports ] - A primary school teacher in Anambra State, Mr. Okodo Clement Nwoye, has been named as the winner of Nigeria’s 2017 Overall Best Teacher. Nwoye, a teacher in Central School Abagana, in Njikoka Local Government Area, won the award organised by the Federal Ministry of Education, Abuja.   Announcing the winner in Awka, Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, represented by the Director,......
 
BreakingNews 9/10/17 - IPOB declares "sit at home" boycott of November 18 Anambra polls
[ Masterweb Reports: Emma Elekwa reports ] - The proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra has insisted forthcoming governorship polls in Anambra will not hold, and has ordered its members and other freedom fighters in the area to stay at home on voting day November 18.   The group’s publicity secretary Emma Powerful said the voting was a test case for IPOB and its allies in Biafra territory and that boycotting would send a statement to the internation......
 
NewsRoundup 9/10/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
MasterwebNews 8/10/17 - Chidoka demands release of Army report on Operation Python Dance in South East
[ Masterweb Reports: Emma Elekwa reports ] - Former Minister of Aviation, Chief Osita Chidoka, has urged the Nigerian Army to release the report of its investigation on the recent activities of the army in the South East tagged 'Operation Python Dance II'.   He also called for appropriate punishments to be meted on errant officers, while mechanisms are put in place to end such violations.   A press statement signe......
 
NewsRoundup 8/10/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 2/10/17 - Nnamdi Kanu Did Not Escape to UK, Through Malyasia -IPOB
[ Masterweb Reports: Emeka Mamah reports ] - The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has denied allegation by the former governor of Abia State, Dr Orji Uzor Kalu, that its leader, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, escaped to the United Kingdom, through Malyasia, adding that Kanu had not been seen or heard from since the military invaded his country home and killed some members of his family.   IPOB said that its lawyers would compel Dr Kalu to appear......
 
BreakingNews 2/10/17 - Rights Group asks UK to extradite Kanu
[ Masterweb Reports: Abdullateef Aliyu reports ] - A human rights group, Advocate of Social Justice for All has called for the immediate extradition of leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Mr Nnamdi Kanu back to Nigeria or be ready to face mass action.   The group said it was disappointed that the UK government is hiding Kanu, having caused the death of many persons in Nigeria.   The rights group was ......
 
NewsRoundup 2/10/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 1/10/17 - Osinbajo: We are stronger together
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has told Nigerians that the country is stronger together. The vice president, while wishing the citizenry happy 57th national independence anniversary, stated yesterday via Twitter that "Together, we will prevail."   Also at the 57th Independence Day Anniversary Interdenominational Church Service held yesterday at the National Christian Centre in Abu......
 
NewsRoundup 1/10/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 30/9/17: Nnamdi Kanu not in military custody -Nigerian Army
[ Masterweb Reports: Ronald Mutum reports ] - The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) yesterday said the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, is not in the custody of the military.   Defence spokesman, Major General John Enenche, at a press conference in Abuja that it was not the responsibility of the DHQ to declare Nnamdi Kanu wanted.   "Nnamdi Kanu is not in the custody of the military,&quo......
 
NewsRoundup 30/9/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 29/9/17: FG assures Nigerians on delivery of second Niger bridge
[ Masterweb Reports: Emma Elekwa reports ] - The Federal Government has assured that the Second Niger Bridge as well as other federal projects in Anambra state and the entire South-East would receive federal boost.   The Vice-President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo gave the assurance on Friday at a funeral mass for late Mrs Roseline Ezinma Akabueze, mother of Ben Akabueze, Director-General, Budget Office, Abuja at St Gabriels Catholic Church, I......
 
BreakingNews 29/9/17: I Am Not Liable If Kanu Does Not Show Up In Court -Senator Abaribe
[ Masterweb Reports: Anthony Ogbo reports ] - Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe, representing Abia-South District, says he is not liable if the leader of the Indigenous People Of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, does not show up in court on October 17 for continuation of his trial for alleged treasonable offences.   Mr. Abaribe was one of three sureties in the bail for Mr. Kanu in the case. The other sureties are a Jewish priest, Immanuel Shalom, a......
 
BreakingNews 29/9/17: Terrorism: Nigeria seeks review of international regulations
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has urged the African, Caribbean and Pacific group of states to review existing international regulations in its bid to address terrorism and armed conflict among member nations.   Osinbajo's spokesman, Laolu Akande, yesterday quoted him as speaking while receiving a delegation of ACP comprising its Chairman, Ambassador Amadou Diop; and the Secretary-General, ......
 
NewsRoundup 29/9/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
 
BreakingNews 28/9/17: Protesters storm US Embassy in Abuja over IPOB
[ Masterweb Reports: Ameh Comrade Godwin reports ] - Protesters drawn from various civil society organizations, Thursday, stormed the United States of America’s Embassy in Abuja over the alleged support of the country for the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB.   Speaking at the protest ground, Comrade Richard Augustine, National Coordinator of the protesting group, Stand Up For Peace Movement, said it was annoying that a spokesperson for the US Emba......
 
BreakingNews 28/9/17: Unions shut down Kaduna State University
[ Masterweb Reports: Emma Elekwa reports ] - The Kaduna State University chapters of Senior Staff Association, Non Academic Staff union and National Association of Technologists have joined the nationwide indefinite strike declared by unions on Monday.   Mr Kantoma Bala, Chairman of the universities senior staff association, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kaduna on Tuesday, that the three unions had formed a Joint Action Com......
 
BreakingNews 28/9/17: Anambra sends child welfare workers to schools
[ Masterweb Reports: Emma Elekwa reports ] - Anambra state government has disclosed plans to send child welfare social workers to schools across the state to protect children from abuse and other forms of maltreatment.   The Commissioner for Social Welfare, Children and Women Affairs, Mrs Victoria Chikwelu, who announced this in an interview with newsmen in Awka, said the decision was in line with the state’s Child Rights Act of......
 
NewsRoundup 28/9/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
Protesters storm US Embassy in Abuja over IPOB
[ Masterweb Reports: Ameh Comrade Godwin reports ] - Protesters drawn from various civil society organizations, Thursday, stormed the United States of America’s Embassy in Abuja over the alleged support of the country for the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB.   Speaking at the protest ground, Comrade Richard Augustin......
 
BreakingNews 27/9/17: Cameroon deports 100,000 Nigerians
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - Cameroon has deported 100,000 Nigerian refugees in the hope of stemming the spread of terrorist group Boko Haram, Human Rights Watch (HWR) said on Wednesday.   The group said in its new report that the deportation defied a plea by UN refugee agency to not return anyone to north-eastern Nigeria, where Boko Haram killed thousands of people, until security and human rights situation improved......
 
BreakingNews 27/9/17 - Nigeria: Looters hiding funds with sophistication
  [ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The Federal Government says the sophistication being used in hiding stolen funds is amazing. Foreign Affairs Minister Geoffrey Onyeama stated this while addressing State House correspondents after the Federal Executive Council meeting.   Asked how much was stolen from Nigeria, Onyeama responded: "It's an ongoing thing. we've been discovering all the time because you see, the sophistication......
 
NewsRoundup 27/9/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
Nigeria: Looters hiding funds with sophistication
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The Federal Government says the sophistication being used in hiding stolen funds is amazing. Foreign Affairs Minister Geoffrey Onyeama stated this while addressing State House correspondents after the Federal Executive Council meeting.   Asked how much was stolen from Nigeria, Onyeama responded: "It's an ongoing thing. we've been discovering all the time because you see, the sophistication that there is ......
 
Cameroon deports 100,000 Nigerians
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - Cameroon has deported 100,000 Nigerian refugees in the hope of stemming the spread of terrorist group Boko Haram, Human Rights Watch (HWR) said on Wednesday.   The group said in its new report that the deportation defied a plea by UN refugee agency to not return anyone to north-eastern Nigeria, where Boko Haram killed thousands of people, until security and human rights situation improv......
 
BreakingNews 26/9/17 - Nigeria mulls creation of council on nutrition
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says the Federal Government will consider inaugurating a National Council on Nutrition. Osinbajo said at the Presidential Villa in Abuja yesterday while receiving a delegation of Nigerian human nutritionists led by Kano State Deputy Governor Hafiz Abubakar.   The vice president urged experts to come up with an action plan to effectively address the malnutritio......
 
NewsRoundup 26/9/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 25/9/17 - Biafra: What will happen to Senator Abaribe, others if Nnamdi Kanu fails to appear in court -Presidency
  [ Masterweb Reports: Seun Opejobi reports ] -The Presidency has said sureties for leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu risk imprisonment if he fails to appear in court on adjourned date.   Following a ruling by the Federal High Court in Abuja granting Kanu bail on April 25, Senator representing Abia South Senatorial District, Enyinnaya Abaribe, ......
 
BreakingNews 25/9/17 - IPOB: Military seeks collaboration with Abians
    [ Masterweb Reports: Linus Effiong reports ] - The Deputy Director, Public Relations of the 82 Division, Col lsagir Musa has called on Abians to collaborate with the military in dealing with emerging security challenges peculiar to the South-Eastern Region.   He said the essence of the exercise Python Dance ll, in the zone is to enhance troops’ preparedness and proficiency in dealing with emerging security ch......
 
BreakingNews 25/9/17 - Biafra: Primate Ayodele releases prophecies on Nnamdi Kanu, Buhari, Atiku`s presidential ambition
  [ Masterweb Reports: Seun Opejobi reports ] - The founder of Inri Evangelical Spiritual Church, Primate Babatunde Elijah Ayodele has released more prophecies on the Biafra agitation spearheaded by the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu and the 2019 presidential election.   Speaking with Sunday Tribune, the Primate said Kanu had taken the wrong step in his fight for the actualization of Biafra. &n......
 
NewsRoundup 25/9/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
NewsRoundup 24/9/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
NewsRoundup 23/9/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 22/9/17: UniJos to resume academic activities Monday
[ Masterweb Reports: Lami Sadiq reports ] - The Management of University of Jos on Thursday said the institution will resume academic activities on Monday 25th September, 2017.   It said this follows the decision of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to suspend its strike.   A statement signed by the University’s Registrar, Monday Danjem today stated that, "the University of Jos hereby......
 
NewsRoundup 22/9/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 21/9/17: 14 Nigerian researchers for Indian fellowship
[ Masterweb Reports: Ismail Mudashir reports ] - Fourteen Nigerian researchers have been selected for C.V Raman Fellowship program being sponsored by the Indian government.   A statement by the Deputy High Commissioner, Kaisar Alam, said the objective of C.V. Raman Fellowship was to provide opportunity for Nigerian researchers, as well as those from other African countries, to conduct collaborative research in various areas of science......
 
BreakingNews 21/9/17: Buhari`s wife to train 1000 women, youths in Bauchi
  [ Masterweb Reports: Balarabe Alkassim reports ] - The wife of President Muhammadu Buhari and founder of Future Assured Programme, Aisha Buhari, will sponsor a week-long skills acquisition training for1000 Bauchi State women and youths.   The women and youths will be trained in various skills during the week-long event which was flagged off by Governor Mohammed Abubakar at the Multi-Purpose Indoor Sports Hall Bauchi. &nbs......
 
NewsRoundup 21/9/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
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BreakingNews 20/9/17 - Nigeria: Ex-NYSC DG Bomoi dies at 60
[ Masterweb Reports: Maureen Onochie reports ] - Former Director General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brigadier General Yusuf Bomoi, has died at the age of 60 years. He died Monday at a private hospital in Abuja after a protracted illness and was buried same day.   Bomoi was the 13th DG of NYSC and was the second ex-corps member to head the scheme.   He was appointed DG in October 2004 and served ti......
 
NewsRoundup 20/9/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
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MasterwebNews 19/9/17: An Open Letter to Former President, General Mathew Aremu Olusegun Obasanjo
 [ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - Dear Sir; It is with heavy heart that I write this open letter to you. I am appealing to you to as an elder statesman give candid advice to the present President, General Mohammadu Buhari (GMB) to answer a clarion call by Nigerians for urgent restructuring of this country. Let it be known to all that this country, Nigeria is greater than any individual, group, region or even political party. Th......
 
BreakingNews 19/9/17: Appeal Court to hear Patience Jonathan`s case November 3
[ Masterweb Reports: Adelanwa Bamgboye reports ] - The Court of Appeal, Lagos Division has fixed November 3 for hearing of an appeal lodged by a former First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan, against the temporary forfeiture of $5.8 million belonging to her to the Federal Government.   Justice Mojisola Olatoregun of a Federal High Court in Lagos had on April 26, in a ruling on an ex-parte application by the Economic and Financial Crimes C......
 
NewsRoundup 19/9/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
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MasterwebNews 18/9/17: Rewriting The 1999 `Love Letter` Called Constitution
[ Masterweb Reports: Jerome-Mario Utomi reports ] - One remarkable character of ours as a nation is that we have a very unique but subtle way of 'glocalizing' global terms, policies, treaties, and international covenants. I have at some point had the unfortunate opportunity to watch this play out on our nation's political theatre. A typical example of this fundamental policy modification is the term 'democracy.'   This term at the wor......
 
BreakingNews 18/9/17: Nigeria trains 378 farmers on food production, entrepreneurship
[ Masterweb Reports: Dickson S. Adama reports ] - A total of 378 young farmers at the weekend concluded a one-week training in agriculture as well as other entrepreneurial and leadership development courses at the Citizenship and Leadership Training Center, Shere Hills, Jos, Plateau State.   The training which was organized by the Value Chain Development Programme (VCDP) drew participants from the Apex Leading Farmers Organizatio......
 
BreakingNews 18/9/17: Ikpeazu thanks Buhari for restoring normalcy in Abia
[ Masterweb Reports: Linus Effiong reports ] - Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State yesterday thanked President Mohammadu Buhari for his prompt intervention in averting a catastrophe in the South East and restoring normalcy.   Ikpeazu said for the past two years the state has been battling to draw positive attention to the state by "selling to the entire world the ingenuity, industries and hard work of our young ones in showcasi......
 
NewsRoundup 18/9/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
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BreakingNews 6/9/17: I will keep doing my best -Buhari
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari says his administration will keep doing its best to provide sustainable solutions to the nation's challenges.   His Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, in a statement, quoted him as saying this on Monday while receiving associations of farmers, businessmen, youths, elders and politicians from his country home of Daura, Katsina Sta......
 
NewsRoundup 6/9/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
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BreakingNews 5/9/17: Nigeria privatizes Afam plants, commercialises River Basins Authorities
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The National Council on Privatisation, chaired by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, has approved the commencement of the privatisation of Afam Power plants 1-5.   Osinbajo's spokesman, Laolu Akande, in a statement today, said this was to inject additional power into the national grid and improve electricity nationwide.   He said the council approved the immediate commence......
 
NewsRoundup 5/9/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
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BreakingNews 4/9/17: Nigeria to acquire more military weapons from Britain -Naval chief
[ Masterweb Reports: Eugene Agha reports ] - [ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - The Federal Government is perfecting arrangement to acquire more naval warships from the United Kingdom. The Chief of the Naval Staff (CNS), Vice Admiral Ibok Ibas, who made the disclosure at the weekend when he received the United Kingdom (UK) Foreign Secretary, Mr Boris Johnson in Lagos, said both Naval headquarters in Abuja and the British Defence ......
 
NewsRoundup 4/9/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
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BreakingNews 3/9/17 - How flood sacked over 100,000 people in Benue
[ Masterweb Reports: Hope Abah reports ] - [ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - Days of torrential rains have destroyed property and displaced many in Benue State. It was early Wednesday morning, the family of George Okoh had been deep in their sleep when they were suddenly awoken by screams from their neighbourhood at the Media village in Achussa, a suburb of Makurdi metropolis in Benue State.   As the head of......
 
BreakingNews 3/9/17 - Buhari: No to ethnic threats, harassments
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari says Nigerians have the constitutional right to live, work and raise their families in any part of the country without restrictions.   The president said this in his country home of Daura, Katsina State, on Saturday while receiving Aminu Bello Masari, as part of the Eid-el-Kabir celebrations.   The president reiterated his administration's c......
 
NewsRoundup 3/9/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
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BreakingNews 2/9/17 - TB Joshua Speaks On Kenyan Elections
[ Masterweb Reports: Ihechukwu Njoku reports ] - Amidst the news of Kenya’s shock election annulment, a video showing Nigerian Prophet T.B. Joshua’s message to the East African nation has been released. On Sunday 1st January 2017, Joshua spoke about the elections in response to a question asked by a Kenyan congregant. "This will be very, very close – and it will be difficult to call," the cleric decla......
 
BreakingNews 2/9/17 - Osinbajo denies taking over negotiations with ASUU
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - [ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says contrary to the claim by the Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, he did not take over negotiations with the striking Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU).   He made the clarification yesterday through his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Mr. Laolu Akande. ......
 
BreakingNews 2/9/17 - 64-year-old carjacker, 2 others arrested in Anambra
[ Masterweb Reports: Emma Elekwa reports ] - A 64-year-old carjacker has been arrested by the police in Anambra State while attempting to sell a Toyota Tacoma jeep stolen in Owerri, Imo State. The suspect, identified as Monday Uche was arrested together with two others, Sunday Ofoekwe (42) and Joseph Chikezie (60), believed to be his accomplice.   Parading the suspects at the Police Headquarters Amawbia, the Anambra State Police Publi......
 
NewsRoundup 2/9/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
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BreakingNews 1/9/17 - Nigeria plans centres for missing persons in 3 states
[ Masterweb Reports: Maureen Onochie reports ] - [ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - The Federal Government has disclosed plans to establish centres for missing persons in three states of the country. The Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Social Investment, Mrs. Maryam Uwais, disclosed this yesterday at in Abuja to mark the International Day for Missing Persons.   She said the National Technical......
 
BreakingNews 1/9/17 - Sallah message: Nigeria can`t break up -Buhari
  [ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari has appealed to all Nigerians to rise against the odds, keep their prejudices aside and strengthen the bonds of friendship and unity in order to keep the country together.   President Buhari made the appeal Thursday in his Eid-l-Kabir message to the country.   The president likened the country to a tree that can bend but cannot break.......
 
NewsRoundup 1/9/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
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BreakingNews 31/8/17 - Chidoka Receives UPP Flag, Vows To Pursue Party`s Self-Determination Ideology, Restore Igbo Voice
  [ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - Frontline contender and candidate of the pan-Igbo United Progressive Party (UPP) for the November 18, 2017 Anambra governorship election, Chief Osita Chidoka, has received the flag of his party for the poll; vowing to pursue its ideology of self-determination and restoration of the Igbo voice in the country. ? Chidoka who spoke while receiving the UPP primary certificate of return from th......
 
BreakingNews 31/8/17 - Buhari arrives Daura as crowd throngs home
  [ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari Wednesday arrived at his country home in Daura, Katsina State, preferring to walk through the street from the helipad as an overwhelming crowd surged to welcome him.   The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, said this in a statement last night.   "The President, who was received at the hel......
 
BreakingNews 31/8/17 - Kidnap kingpin Evans pleads guilty
    [ Masterweb Reports: Nurudeen Oyewole reports ] - Suspected billionaire kidnapper Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, also known as Evans, has told a Lagos State High Court sitting in Ikeja that he accepted guilt as preferred against him by the Lagos State Government.   Evans was arraigned alongside his accomplices after 82 days in police detention on a two-count charge of conspiracy and kidnapping.   Tw......
 
NewsRoundup 31/8/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
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BreakingNews 30/8/17 - Celebrating Sule Lamido at 69
[ Masterweb Reports: Brown Justice reports ] - August 30th, the world would be celebrating the 69th birthday anniversary of one of the most experienced and sagacious politician on the face of the Niger.   Alhaji (Dr.) Sule Lamido is a man I would say has seen both the good and the bad sides of politics in Nigeria.   Born in Bamaina, Birnin Kudu in present day Jigaw......
 
BreakingNews 30/8/17 - Senator wants template on what constitutes hate speech
  [ Masterweb Reports: Maureen Onochie reports ] - Senator Shehu Sani representing Kaduna Central Senatorial district has stressed the need to have a template on what constitutes hate speech in order for the security agencies and Nigerians to take note.   Speaking yesterday in Abuja when he visited the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), Sani said he was not in support of the use of hate speech but "the military or the po......
 
BreakingNews 30/8/17 - China offers scholarships to 64 UNIZIK students
    [ Masterweb Reports: Emma Elekwa reports ] - A total of 64 students of Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Anambra state have benefitted from the Confucius Institute of the University to study in China. Unveilng the names of the students yesterday, the Vice Chancellor of the institution, Prof. Joseph Ahaneku said the university is the first in the sub Saharan Africa to host the Confucius Institute where exchange of language and culture ta......
 
NewsRoundup 30/8/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
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BreakingNews 29/8/17 - President Buhari home coming is divine and reward for the prayers of Nigerians -APC
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - The Rivers State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) described the home coming of President Muhammadu Buhari after 103 days medical vacation in London as not only divine but a reward to all Nigerians for keeping faith with God and answer to their fervent prayers for an innocent man whose drive is to better the lots of all Nigerians. The Pa......
 
BreakingNews 29/8/17 - Group backs Buhari on anti-graft war, others
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - A group known as Credible Nigerians has expressed support for President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration’s war against corruption.   The group’s president, Krobuten Iyalla, said they also supported the president’s fight against the insurgency in the northeast and the economic sabotage in the Niger Delta.   He said: "We, the Credible Niger......
 
NewsRoundup 29/8/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
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BreakingNews 28/8/17 - Anambra Guber: Nwoye beats Uba, others to emerge APC guber candidate
[ Masterweb Reports: Emma Elekwa reports ] - Member, house of representatives, Hon. Dr. Tony Nwoye has emerged as the flagbear of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the November 18, governorship election in Anambra state.   Nwoye pulled 2,146 votes to beat his closet rival, Senator Andy Uba with 931 votes in a keenly contested exercise that lasted for nearly two days.   Announcing the results of the exercise, ......
 
NewsRoundup 28/8/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 27/8/17 - Dear Osinbajo, In Addition To "Hate Speech" Here Are Other Things That Are Terrorism
[ Masterweb Reports:Dr. Perry Brimah reports ] - I was excited to read of Acting president Yemi Osinbajo's tough talk against "hate speech." I am one who has classified the Acting president as "weak;" as someone too soft to talk tough and walk the bold walk against the enemies of Nigeria and towards our desperately needed progress. And so, even though the subject has been condemned as an unconstitutional gag effort, I ap......
 
BreakingNews 27/8/17 - Osinbajo disowns VON DG on medical tourism expenses
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - Vice President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday dissociated himself from a statement credited to the Director-General of the Voice of Nigeria, Osita Okechukwu, that medical tourism was draining Nigeria’s reserves.   Okechukwu had Thursday represented Osinbajo at the opening of a two-day national health dialogue jointly organised by the Premium Times Centre for Investigative Journalism, the P......
 
BreakingNews 27/8/17 - Obianaso emerges ADC candidate for Anambra guber
[ Masterweb Reports: Emma Elekwa reports ] - The African Democratic Congress (ADC), Anambra State chapter, has elected Barrister Paul Obianaso as its candidate for the November 18 gubernatorial election.   The chairman, governorship primary committee of the party, Chief Anayo Arinze, who announced the results in Awka, yesterday, said the party’s flag bearer was elected in a voice vote cast by delegates of the party from all the ......
 
NewsRoundup 27/8/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
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BreakingNews 26/8/17 - Why Nnamdi Kanu`s bail should be revoked -FG
[ Masterweb Reports: Evelyn Okakwu reports ] - The Nigerian government on Friday demanded the revocation of the bail granted the leader of the Indigenous People Of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, in April.   In a statement on Thursday signed by Salihu Isah, an aide to the Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, the Nigerian government hinged its request on 11 grounds of arguments.   According to the stateme......
 
NewsRoundup 26/8/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
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BreakingNews 25/8/17 - Buhari observes juma`at, meets govs in Aso Rock
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari today joined other Muslim faithful in observing jumaat at the State House mosque. Among the congregation were state governors and federal government officials.   Cameramen and photographers were, however, barred from covering the prayer session. The president had earlier this morning met with leaders of the ruling All Progressives Congress and the......
 
NewsRoundup 25/8/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 24/8/17 - We Are Working Hard To Win Anambra Guber -Chidoka Campaign
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - The Osita Chidoka Campaign Organisation thanks all members of our great party the United Progressive Party (UPP) and indeed all delegates to the last Saturday's governorship primary for their overwhelming support for Chief Osita Chidoka, leading to his emergence as the UPP candidate for the November 18, 2017 Anambra governorship election.    ......
 
BreakingNews 24/8/17 - Restructuring: Presidency warns against attacks on Buhari
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The Presidency on Wednesday warned critics against attacking President Muhammadu Buhari over the ongoing restructuring debate in the country.   The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, in a statement, asked opinion leaders to exercise restraint in their choice of words in order to avoid heating up the polity and causing acrimony across the nation.......
 
BreakingNews 24/8/17 - Governor Shettima becomes voluntary teacher
[ Masterweb Reports: Uthman Abubakar reports ] - Governor Kashim Shettima and all political office holders in Borno State will now take up volunteer teaching jobs in the primary and secondary schools aimed at the rapid restoration of the state’s primary and secondary education from its Boko Haram ravaged state.   Governor Shettima announced the programme yesterday in Maiduguri while swearing in 17 newly appointed special adviser......
 
NewsRoundup 24/8/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 23/8/17 - Buhari Cancels Federal Executive Council Meeting
[ Masterweb Reports: Omololu Ogunmade reports ] - What would have been the first meeting of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) Wednesday to be presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari after 103 days of medical vacation in London has been cancelled.   The cancellation of the weekly FEC meeting, which held every Wednesday when Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo held sway as acting president, was announced by the president’s Special ......
 
BreakingNews 23/8/17 - The Few People Criticising Governor Yahaya Bello Are Selfish And Self-Centered
  [ Masterweb Reports: Comrade Ahmed Omeiza Lukman reports ] - Kogi State chapter of APC is one big happy family, with only a handful of persons opposed to good governance in the state kicking against Governor Yahaya Bello policies and action since he assumed office. They are doing so because the old ways of doing things are gone, with the government trying to rewrite the history of the state, so that the unborn generation will have a legacy to hold on......
 
BreakingNews 23/8/17 - Why Buhari must not let Nnamdi Kanu go scot free -Ex-Militants
[ Masterweb Reports: Chijioke Jannah reports ] - The National Coalition of Niger Delta Ex-Agitators (NCNDE-A), has urged the Federal Government to ensure that those propagating hate speech in the country were arrested and brought to justice.   In a terse statement signed by the coalition’s National President, Eshanekpe Israel, he said the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, had flouted his bail conditi......
 
NewsRoundup 23/8/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 22/8/17 - Nollywood actor joins Anambra governorship race
[ Masterweb Reports: Saawua Terzungwe reports ] - Nollywood actor, Yul Edochie‎,on Tuesday picked his expression of interest and nomination forms to contest the November 18, 2017 governorship election in Anambra State.   Edochie stormed the national office of the Democratic Peoples Congress (DPC) with his supporters in Abuja, at about 3:57pm where he obtained his forms.   Addressing newsmen thereafter, the act......
 
NewsRoundup 22/8/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 21/8/17 - Full Text of President Buhari`s August 21 Broadcast to Nigerians
[ Masterweb Reports: Emma Elekwa reports ] - My dear citizens; I am very grateful to God and to all Nigerians for their prayers. I am pleased to be back on home soil among my brothers and sisters.   2. In the course of my stay in the United Kingdom, I have been kept in daily touch with events at home. Nigerians are robust and lively in discussing their affairs, but I was distressed to notice that some of the comments, especially in th......
 
NewsRoundup 21/8/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 20/8/17 - Chidoka wins UPP Anambra governorship ticket
[ Masterweb Reports: Emma Elekwa reports ] - A former Corps Marshal of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) and ex Minister of Aviation, Osita Chidoka yesterday emerged the flag-bearer of the United Progressives Party (UPP) for the November 18, gubernatorial election in Anambra State.   This is even as a delegate of the party reportedly died following a protest that erupted by aggrieved delegates over alleged exclusion of their names ......
 
BreakingNews 20/8/17 - Buhari returns Nigeria to wild jubilations
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Buhari was received by Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, the Chief of Staff Abba Kyari, state governors including those of Zamfara, Rivers, Imo, Kano and Bauchi States.   Also on hand to welcome the president were the National Security Adviser Babagana Monguno, Defence Minister Mansur Dan Ali, Information Minister Lai Mohammed, Minister of the Federal Capital Territory Mohammed Bello and service chiefs. &......
 
NewsRoundup 20/8/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 19/8/17 - Another 136 Nigerians deported from Libya arrive Lagos
[ Masterweb Reports: Kayode Ekundayo reports ] - Another set of 136 Nigerians deported from Libya arrived Murtala International Airport yesterday, bringing the total number to 2,232 since March 2016.   The 138 Returnees landed via Airbus A320 with a breakdown of 106 female adults, three female children and eight male adults, 18 male children and three male infants who arrived MMIA at 6:07 pm yesterday.   The Direc......
 
BreakingNews 19/8/17 - Abia varsity graduates 15 first class, 4,457 other students
[ Masterweb Reports: Linus Effiong reports ] - The Vice-Chancellor of the Abia State University (ABSU), Professor Uche Ikonne Wednesday announced that 15 out of 4,472 graduands bagged first class honours.   Ikonne disclosed this at the main campus of the university, Uturu, during the pre-25th convocation ceremony press briefing, saying, "Out of 4,472 graduating students, I announce to you that 15 bagged first class honours, 1,098......
 
NewsRoundup 19/8/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
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NewsRoundup 18/8/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
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BreakingNews 18/8/17 - Nigeria mulls establishment of National Guard
[ Masterweb Reports: Joshua Odeyemi reports ] - The Federal Government is considering the establishment of a National Guard to address emerging security threats in the country. Minister of Interior Abdulrahman Dambazau disclosed this yesterday in Abuja,ý when the Adjutant General of the California National Guard, United States of America paid him a courtesy visit.   The minister stressed that a lot of consultations would be d......
 
BreakingNews 17/8/17 - 1 dead as IPOB clashes with police, army
[ Masterweb Reports: Emma Elekwa reports ] - One person was killed yesterday following a fracas between the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and security operatives in Ekwulobia, Aguata Local Government Area of Anambra State. A planned visit of the leader of IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, to the area in furtherance of his anti-election campaign in the state was said to have instigated the clash. The security operatives made up of soldiers, police an......
 
BreakingNews 17/8/17 - Osinbajo assigns portfolios to ministers
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - Acting President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday assigned portfolios to the two new ministers inaugurated three weeks ago. Professor Stephen Ocheni (Kogi State) was named Minister of State for Labour and Employment; and Alhaji Suleiman Hassan (Gombe), Minister of State for Power, Works and Housing.   The ministry of power, works and housing now has two ministers of state as Mustapha Baba Shehuri,......
 
NewsRoundup 17/8/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
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NewsRoundup 16/8/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
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BreakingNews 15/8/17 - Family of 5 die after eating rice
[ Masterweb Reports: Emma Elekwa reports ] - Umuatuegwu community, Okija, in Ihiala local government area of Anambra State, was at the weekend thrown into mourning following the mysterious death of five members of Ndenemu family after a meal of rice.   The deceased, Albert Ndenemenu, a commercial motorcycle operator, his wife, Nwanne and their three children were said to have died in quick succession.   There had ......
 
BreakingNews 15/8/17 - Lagos to host 2017 diaspora festival
[ Masterweb Reports: Abdullateef Salau reports ] - The 2017 Diaspora Badagry Festival themed "Voyage to Heritage" will hold in Lagos from August 23-25, 2017, organisers have said.   The 3-day festival is jointly organised by the African Renaissance Foundation, D&D Global Links Limited and Office of the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora.   It would feature emoti......
 
BreakingNews 7/8/17 - Aisha goes back to UK as Nigerians expect Buhari`s return
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The wife of the president, Aisha Muhammadu Buhari, has gone back to the United Kingdom where her husband is on medical vacation. Staff of the Office of the Wife of the President confirmed to our correspondent today that Mrs Buhari left for the UK on Sunday.   Mrs Buhari had last Thursday returned from London and proceeded to Owerri, the capital of Imo State, where she attended the 2017 Au......
 
NewsRoundup 7/8/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
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BreakingNews 6/8/17 - Gunmen Storm Nigerian Church, Kill 12 With Many Injured
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Gunmen stormed a Catholic church in a town in southeast Nigeria early Sunday, killing 12 worshippers, hospital sources and witnesses said. The attack took place at around 6am at St. Philip's church in Ozubulu, near the city of Onitsha, witnesses said.   "So far, 12 persons have been confirmed dead and deposited in the mortuary here while several persons are receiving medical attention," a staff worker......
 
NewsRoundup 6/8/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
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BreakingNews 5/8/17 - Biodun Baba Regains Freedom As Kwara State Tackles Saraki
[ Masterweb Reports: Dr. Perry Brimah reports ] - There was jubilation today in Ilorin Thursday as Biodun Baba, a civil servant who was sacked from his job and taken to court for criticizing senate president Bukola Saraki, was discharged by the Ilorin Magistrate’s Court today.   Mr. Jimoh Adeshina, Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kwara Central Senatorial District and "a rabid supporter of the Senate Presi......
 
BreakingNews 5/8/17 - Police Who Robbed Jonathan Promptly Sacked While IDP GrasscutterBabachir Lawal Yet Unpunished
    [ Masterweb Reports: Dr. Perry Brimah reports ] -The disparity in application of justice and rendering of governance in Nigeria appears to have no limits. Justice was immediately meted out on four police officers implicated in the stripping of the house of Nigeria's former president, Goodluck Ebele Jonathan in Abuja. Goodluck Jonathan is not deemed to be pure himself; he is accused of robbing the nation of billions ......
 
BreakingNews 5/8/17 - Archbishop of Canterbury visits Buhari in London
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, yesterday paid a personal visit to President Muhammadu Buhari at the Abuja House in London. The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, disclosed this in a statement. ? Adesina noted that the Archbishop and President Buhari are friends who have deep respect for each other. He quoted Archbishop Welby as saying that he......
 
NewsRoundup 5/8/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
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BreakingNews 4/8/17 - Buhari phones Aregbesola over mother`s death
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday commiserated with the governor of Osun State, Rauf Aregbesola, over the death of his mother, Saratu Aregbesola.   Presidential spokesman, Garba Shehu, said Buhari, in a telephone conversation, expressed sympathy with the governor, describing his mother "as a great woman who was a pillar of discipline to her children.’’  ......
 
NewsRoundup 4/8/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
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NewsRoundup 3/8/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
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BreakingNews 2/8/17 - Northern Christians, pastors caution Biafra agitators against provocation
[ Masterweb Reports: Dickson S. Adama reports ] - Northern Christians under the aegis of Arewa Christians and Indigenous Pastors Association (ACIPA) have cautioned the agitators of Biafra to desist from further acts of provocation.   In a statement signed by its President, Rev Luke Shehu, ACIPA said the Igbo should employ civil democratic norm of lobbying and politics of give and take to achieve their goa......
 
NewsRoundup 2/8/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
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MasterwebNews 1/8/17 - Group Commends LASG, FG On The Release of Igbonla Students
  [ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - Hope, disgust, anguish, fatigue were seen in the faces of the parents, guardians, school administrators, and Government officials over the kidnap of the six students of the Lagos State Model College, Igbonla, Epe 35 days ago.       A socio-civic group, the Progressive Solidarity Forum (PSF) has commended......
 
BreakingNews 1/8/17 - Nigeria National Assembly to revisit devolution of powers
  [ Masterweb Reports: Ismail Mudashir reports ] - Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu, yesterday said devolution of powers and other proposals rejected during the recent vote on Constitution amendment would be revisited when the National Assembly resumes in September.   The National Assembly had last week rejected the proposal for devolution of powers otherwise known as restructuring and eight other items put up for amendment. &nb......
 
NewsRoundup 1/8/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
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BreakingNews 31/7/17 - GTBank Celebrates 10th Anniversary of Listing on the London Stock Exchange
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - Foremost African financial institution, Guaranty Trust Bank plc, marks its listing on the London Stock Exchange whereby the Bank became the first Nigerian bank to list on the London Stock Exchange (LSE), the first to dual list on an international exchange and the first Nigerian company to raise international capital using listed Global Depositary Receipts. To mark the 10th anniversary of this pioneer......
 
BreakingNews 31/7/17 - Missing UNIMAID, NNPC staff: Osinbajo meets service chiefs again
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, again, met with service chiefs Saturday night over the abduction of the officials of the University of Maiduguri and the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation.   The Senior Special Assistant to the Acting President on Media and Publicity, Laolu Akande, disclosed this via Twitter Sunday night.   Akande said the meeting reviewed progres......
 
NewsRoundup 31/7/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
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BreakingNews 30/7/17 - Yahaya Bello, an epitome of good governance
  [ Masterweb Reports: Comrade Ahmed Omeiza Lukman reports ] -As a vehicle is useless without the fuel likewise a state cannot be run in the absence of good governance. Good governance is a real drive behind a state’s development. It protects the human rights, delivers the justice, maintains law an order and provides equal opportunities to the masses. It delivers the fruits of progress and development to all and sundry. People of......
 
MasterwebNews 30/7/17 - Why new ministers are yet to get portfolios
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - Seventy two hours after their inauguration as ministers, Professor Stephen Ocheni (Kogi) and Suleiman Hassan (Gombe) are yet to be assigned portfolios.   Our correspondent learnt yesterday that Acting President Yemi Osinbajo want to host them to a retreat before assigning portfolios to them.   A source in the Presidency confirmed that the retreat will hold next week. ......
 
NewsRoundup 30/7/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
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MasterwebNews 29/7/17 - African Biennale of Photography announces the list of artists
  [ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - The Malian Ministry of Culture and the Institut français, co-producers of the Rencontres de Bamako, announce the artists and collectives selected to take part in the Pan-African exhibition of this 11th edition, entitled Afrotopia.   40 proposals have been selected from more than 3......
 
MasterwebNews 29/7/17 - Police release distress call numbers
  [ Masterweb Reports ] - The Enugu State Police Command on Saturday called for more collaboration with residents of the state through its distress call numbers and social media addresses.   The command’s spokesman, SP Ebere Amaraizu, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Enugu that members of the public should collaborate with the police to sustain the tempo of pea......
 
NewsRoundup 29/7/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
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Nigeria Police release distress call numbers
[ Masterweb Reports ] - The Enugu State Police Command on Saturday called for more collaboration with residents of the state through its distress call numbers and social media addresses.   The command’s spokesman, SP Ebere Amaraizu, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Enugu that members o......
 
MasterwebNews 28/7/17: God has healed Buhari -Akwa Ibom governor
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The governor of Akwa Ibom State, Udom Emmanuel, on Friday declared that God has really healed President Muhammadu Buhari. Emmanuel, elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, was among the seven governors that met Buhari in the United Kingdom on Wednesday.   President Buhari has been in the UK since May 7 for consultation with his doctors. ......
 
MasterwebNews 28/7/17 - Peoples Democratic Party And Resurrection
[ Masterweb Reports: Bashir Abba Sharif reports ] - By the sanctity of its hummer, the Supreme Court has, at long last, decisively decided on the overstretched litigation between the two warring factions of the People`s Democratic Party. Delivered recently, the judgment has it that the Makarfi faction is the authentic and therefore legitimate leadership of the crisis ridden party, consigning the claim of Ali Modu Sharff to the domain of history. Needless to say, the j......
 
MasterwebNews 28/7/17 - Osinbajo: No going back on privatization
  [ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has declared that the present administration's commitment to the privatization programme is assured. Prof. Osinbajo said the administration would continue to do everything to support investors to maximize the potential of their assets.   He spoke yesterday in Port Harcourt, Rivers State at the formal release ceremony to discharge Indorama Eleme Petroche......
 
NewsRoundup 28/7/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
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NewsRoundup 28/7/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
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MasterwebNews 27/7/17 - Kogi State: Cabal`s Vs Governor Yahaya Bello
  [ Masterweb Reports: Comrade Ahmed Omeiza Lukman reports ] - As a vehicle is useless without the fuel likewise a state cannot be run in the absence of good governance. Good governance is a real drive behind a state’s development. It protects the human rights, delivers the justice, maintains law an order and provides equal opportunities to the masses. It delivers the fruits of progress and development to all and sundry. People of Kogi ......
 
BreakingNews 27/7/17 - Corpse, buildings washed away in Onitsha flood
[ Masterweb Reports: Emma Elekwa reports ] - A corpse was washed away yesterday in Onitsha, Anambra State, following a downpour that wreaked havoc in the commercial city of the state.   Two buildings under construction were also said to have collapsed in Owelle Aja area of Obosi while vehicles, houses and properties were destroyed.   Daily Trust gathered that traders at the Onitsha International Electronics Market were adversely affec......
 
MasterwebNews 27/7/17 - Osinbajo to inaugurate $1.5bn fertiliser plant today
  [ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - Acting President Yemi Osinbajo will today inaugurate a new fertilizer plant, built by Indorama Eleme Fertilizer and Chemicals Limited in Port Harcourt, Rivers State.   Osinbajo’s spokesman, Laolu Akande in a statement yesterday, said the plant, with production capacity of 1.5 million metric tons of urea fertilizer, is considered the world’s largest single-train urea plant......
 
NewsRoundup 27/7/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
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BreakingNews 26/7/17 - APC: Salary arrears will soon be eliminated
[ Masterweb Reports Muideen Olaniyi reports ] - The Deputy National Chairman (South) of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Engr. Segun Oni, says the Muhammadu Buhari administration is working to eliminate salary arrears soon.   Oni, who said this when he received the United Kingdom Member of Parliament for Edmonton, Kate Osamor, at the APC National Secretariat on Tuesday evening, said a bulk of salary arr......
 
BreakingNews 26/7/17 - New ministers arrive Aso Rock for inauguration
[ Masterweb Reports:Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The two ministers-designate, Stephen Ocheni (Kogi) and Suleiman Hassan (Gombe), have arrived the Aso Rock Presidential Villa in Abuja for their swearing-in.   They are to be seated at the Council Chambers of the Presidential Villa by 10:45am for the inauguration ceremony scheduled for 11:00am. ? They are currently being checked in at the Pilot Gate of the State House. Ochen......
 
NewsRoundup 26/7/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
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BreakingNews 25/7/17 - Buhari receives Oyegun, APC govs in London
[ Masterweb Reports:Isiaka Wakili reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari, who is on a medical vacation in London, yesterday received top dignitaries from Nigeria. The delegation was led by the national chairman of the ruling All Progressives Party, John Odigie-Oyegun and some governors elected on the party’s platform.   Those on the delegation were governors Rochas Okorocha of Imo State, Umaru Tanko Al-Makura of Nasarawa, Nasir ......
 
BreakingNews 25/7/17 - Why I can`t return now -Buhari
[ Masterweb Reports:Isiaka Wakili reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari has hinted that his return from the United Kingdom to resume duties at home is subject to his doctors' advice. President Buhari, however, assured that he was making good progress and would resume duties as soon as his doctors advise. ? Presidential spokesman, Mr Femi Adesina, in statement on Tuesday, quoted Buhari as saying this in a letter dated July 24 written to th......
 
NewsRoundup 25/7/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
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NewsRoundup 24/7/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
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MasterwebNews 23/7/17 - After A Pyrrhic Victory
[  Masterweb Reports: Olalekan Waheed Adigun reports  ] - It has become a pastime for me to write about political parties and movements since I submitted my first degree dissertation, Political Parties and Democratization: The Effects of Party Politics on Nigeria's Democratic Experience (2003-2011) at the Dep......
 
BreakingNews 23/7/17 - Mother, 2-week-old baby survive as flood wreck havoc in Onitsha
[ Masterweb Reports: Emma Elekwa reports ] - A woman and her two-week-old baby has escaped unhurt when flood wrecked havoc in Onitsha, the commercial city of Anambra state and environs, following a heavy torrential downpour in the area.   Daily Trust gathered that the rain which lasted for about two hours yesterday, pushed down fences and destroyed documents and property worth thousands of Naira.   The victim......
 
BreakingNews 23/7/17 - Buhari and the descendants of Shimei
  [ Masterweb Reports: Femi Adesina reports ] - There is nothing new under the sun, goes a popular saying. In fact, the more things seem to change, the more they appear the same. From time immemorial, some people have spoken evil of leadership, cast aspersions on them, and generally portrayed themselves as scum of the earth. No matter how a country loves its leader, there will naturally......
 
NewsRoundup 23/7/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
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BreakingNews 19/7/17 - Quit Notice: MASSOB targets August for Igbo mass return
[ Masterweb Reports: Emma Elekwa reports ] - Ahead of the October 1 Arewa youth quit notice deadline, the Movement for the Actualisation of Sovereign State Biafra (MASSOB) has declared August a month of mass return for Igbo living in the northern parts of the country.   The group said the choice of August was informed by its significance in Igbo calendar as the period for new yam festival and women's August meeting.  ......
 
BreakingNews 19/7/17 - Biafra quest for freedom and the hypocrisy of the West
      [ Masterweb Reports: Dr. C. K. Ekeke reports ] - Last week, the U.S. President Donald J. Trump travelled to Paris to celebrate France Bastille Day – also known as Independence or National Day. President Trump was invited by the young and emerging global leader, Emmanuel Macron, the 39-year old newly elected president of France.   According to historical records, the French Revolution 1787&ndash......
 
NewsRoundup 19/7/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
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BreakingNews 18/7/17 - I`ve nothing to do with shooting of FRSC officers -Abia speaker
[ Masterweb Reports: Linus Effiong reports ] - The Speaker of the Abia State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Chikwendu Kalu has denied involvement in the shooting of two officers of the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) along the Enugu-Port Harcourt Expressway.   Wife of the Speaker, Victoria, was at the weekend involved in an incident which led to the shooting of two officers of the FRSC at the Arungwa axis of the expressway. &......
 
MasterwebNews 18/7/17 - Invitation To IAAAS Inaugural Launching & Book Fair
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] -The general public is cordially invited to the International Association of African Authors and Scholars (IAAAS) Inaugural Launching with Book Fair Exhibition scheduled for Saturday, November 4, 2017 from 10.00 am to 6.00 pm.     IAAAS Book Fair is an opportunit......
 
NewsRoundup 18/7/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
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BreakingNews 17/7/17 - Launch of "Cabal Must Go" To Save Nigeria Campaign
      [ Masterweb Reports: Dr. Perry Brimah reports ] -Nigeria is the last stop before the exit to Hell! Ask the barely surviving Northeastern victims of Boko Haram, Dasuki and the Grasscutter or the slow dying, poisoned-water drinking and poisoned-fish eating inhabitants of the Niger Delta for affirmation. 56 years after Nigeria's independence and over 100 years since the amalgamation, progress and ......
 
BreakingNews 17/7/17 - Lagos LG Polls: Group Seeks Violence-free Exercise, Deploys election monitors to 57 LGAs
    [ Masterweb Reports: Olalekan Adigun reports ] - As the forthcoming elections into the 20 Local Government Areas (LGAs) and 37 Local Council Development Areas (LCDAs) heat up, many residents have raised concerns over the possibility of post-election violence.   It is against this backdrop that a......
 
NewsRoundup 17/7/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
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BreakingNews 16/7/17: Osinbajo, clerics pray for Buhari at Aso Rock
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - Acting President Yemi Osinbajo and worshippers at the Aso Villa Chapel on Sunday prayed for President Muhammadu Buhari's quick recovery. It was at the 50th birthday celebration of the wife of the acting president, Mrs Dolapo Osinbajo.   Buhari has been on medical vacation in the United Kingdom since May 7. Osinbajo had, on his return from the UK where he met with the presiden......
 
BreakingNews 16/7/17: Timi Frank, others scheming to derail APC, Northern leaders allege
[ Masterweb Reports: Henry Ebireri reports ] - Prominent leaders in the North on Sunday eulogized the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun for his role in the reform agenda of the party, especially the issue of open and fair competition, execution of the party’s policies and the transformation of Nigeria from a beggarly status to one of self-sufficiency and respectability. &nb......
 
MasterwebNews 16/7/17: "Red DEATH" - Poem by Victor Igiri
    [ Masterweb Reports: Victor Igiri makes public his Ikorodu Killings poem ] - "Red DEATH" is a poem written by author to speak against the recent incessant killings in Ikorodu, outskirt of Lagos, by the dreaded fraternity group known as Badoo who seem to have become more deadly than Boko Haram of northern Nigeria. "...like death in its silent call. They break into the Dark, dark- eyed and......" Read full poem......
 
NewsRoundup 16/7/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
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BreakingNews 15/7/17 - Osinbajo: We`ll never always be able to do everything
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has said that the present administration will never be able to do everything. According to him, the important thing is that the administration does as much as it can.   The acting president was speaking on Friday at the N-power Resource Centre in Abuja where he presented tablets to trainees.   "We'll never always be able to do every......
 
NewsRoundup 15/7/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
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BreakingNews 14/7/17 - Abia: Professorial appointments tear agric varsity apart
[ Masterweb Reports: Linus Effiong reports ] - The management of the Michael Okpara University of Agriculture Umudike, (MOUAU ) Abia State is under pressure by the university chapter of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to demote 30 unqualified professors and 10 associate professors promoted late in the tenure of the immediate past vice chancellor, Professor Hillary Edeoga.   A source in the......
 
MasterwebNews 14/7/17 - Dambazau, Taraba Crisis And The Groundless Stance of Christian Youth of Nigeria
    [ Masterweb Reports: Edwin Uhara reports ] - The campaign of calumny waged against Nigeria's Minister of Interior, retired Lieutenant General Abdulrahman Bello Dambazau by Patriotic Christian Youth of Nigeria and other similar organisations in the country is the most act of un-charitable reward to hardwork, excellence, selfless services and national sacrifice.   Since his appointment a......
 
BreakingNews 14/7/17 - Re-My Thoughts on Restructuring
    [ Masterweb Reports: Bashir Abba Sharif reports ] - Captioned as above, the advertorial, laced with unpardonable distortions, contradictions and fallacies, that appeared in the Daily Trust issue of 6th July, 2017 and posted on the social media by Attahiru Baffarawa was, for many reasons, a sad reading to the extent that one would not have bothered to pen this piece but for the necessity to forestall any tende......
 
NewsRoundup 14/7/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
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BreakingNews 13/7/17 - How Africa Can Attain Her Needed Development
[ Masterweb Reports: Leonid Yanovsky reports ] - The questions of how Africa can attain her needed development is certainly complicated to say the least. Many people have spent their lives trying to answer this question. Obviously, certain parts of Africa are more developed than others. The entire continent has a tendency to be grouped together, in spite of the fact tha......
 
MasterwebNews 13/7/17 - Floods: Osinbajo orders release of N1.6bn to 15 states
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has approved the release of N1.6 billion from the Ecological Fund to 15 states affected in the recent flood witnessed across Nigeria.   The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, disclosed this to State House correspondents on Wednesday after the Federal Executive Council meeting.   He said Finance Mini......
 
BreakingNews 13/7/17 - Anambra first to export agro product, says Minister
[ Masterweb Reports: Emma Elekwa reports ] - The Minister of Agriculture and Rural development, Chief Audu Ogbe has commended Anambra state government for placing agriculture as major key in its developmental pillars.   He said the state is the first in Nigeria to go into exportation of agricultural products including vegetables, yam and pineapple.   The minister spoke through the Regional Director, Federal Minist......
 
NewsRoundup 13/7/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
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NewsRoundup 12/7/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
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BreakingNews 11/7/17 - Channel advertorials on my mum`s obituary to charity -Obiano
[ Masterweb Reports: Emma Elekwa reports ] - Anambra state governor, Willie Obiano has directed that all advertorials on the burial of his late mother, Christiana, be channelled to charity.   The burial of the late mother, who passed on June 2 at the age of 90, has been fixed for Thursday, July 20, 2017.   A statement signed by the Commissioner for Information and Communication Strategy, Ogbuefi Tony Nnacheta, Tue......
 
BreakingNews 11/7/17 - Nigeria to be turnaround in 18 months if... -Osinbajo
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has expressed optimism that Nigeria will turn around in the next 12 to 18 months, if the government with the support of all Nigerians remain focussed.   Osinbajo disclosed this at the Old Banquet Hall of the Aso Rock Presidential Villa in Abuja today during the Quarterly Presidential Business Forum.   He said the nation was fortunate to ......
 
BreakingNews 11/7/17 - Biafra Is Already To Be Emulated
  Not only are the manufacturers of these red, black and green with the rising sun, products selling strong, but so is the culture of live, breath and wear Biafra. This is already a success tale as far as that trait goes. It reminds me of Ghana where the national colors and cloth is proudly embraced and there is faith in the nation.   It is this love of nation that makes a man clean-up and not litter; give and not take, volunteer and not clamor......
 
NewsRoundup 11/7/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
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MasterwebNews 10/7/17: Leave Senator Bukar Abba Alone - APC Warns
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - Our attention has been drawn to a systematic and calculated attempt by political spin doctors and their partners in the media to tarnish and discredit the image and enviable reputation of Senator Bukar Abba Ibrahim, the Distinguished Senator representing Yobe East Senatorial District in the National Assembly.   Since last week, we have seen how a section of the media have be......
 
NewsRoundup 10/7/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
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BreakingNews 6/7/17 - Presidency disowns Osinbajo`s comments on Senate confirmations
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The Presidency yesterday distanced itself from the statement allegedly made by Acting President Yemi Osinbajo that certain nominees need no Senate confirmation.   The Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami and the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, said at no time did the Federal Executive Council take a position or decide on the......
 
BreakingNews 6/7/17 - Anambra Guber: Chidoka Promises Grants, Business Connections To Traders; VowsTo Remove Extortionate Levies
 [ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - Former Aviation minister and leading face of the United Progressive Party (UPP) in the November 18, 2017 Anambra governorship election, Chief Osita Chidoka says his government will avail traders in the state, financial facilities and international business connections as part of his economic agenda to reposition the state as the commercial nerve center of the nation.   ......
 
BreakingNews 6/7/17 - Nigeria to publish names of looters
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The Federal Government has promised to disclose the identities of treasury looters. The Minister of Justice and Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, assured yesterday that this would be done at the appropriate time, "perhaps intermittently."   He was reacting to the ruling of a Lagos Federal High Court ordering the government to release information about the name......
 
NewsRoundup 6/7/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
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BreakingNews 5/7/17 - Nigerians attack Saraki, Senate over Osinbajo
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - Hundreds of Nigerians today on Facebook pilloried Senate President Bukola Saraki and the entire red chamber for asking Acting President Yemi Osinbajo to respect rejections of nominees.   The Senate had also on Tuesday suspended all issues relation to the confirmation of nominees and urged Osinbajo to respect the constitution and laws as they relate to nominees' confirmation  ......
 
BreakingNews 5/7/17 - Women increasingly abusing drugs in Abia -NDLEA
[ Masterweb Reports: Linus Effiong reports ] - National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in Abia State has said women are increasingly abusing drugs in the state. The state Commander of the agency, Mr Akingbade Bamidele, told the Daily Trust in Umuahia yesterday that women between the ages of 15 and 35 were getting more involved in drug consumption and abuse.   "Some of the females consume and abuse multiple drugs, especially ......
 
NewsRoundup 5/7/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
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BreakingNews 4/7/17 - Human trafficker arrested at Lagos airport
  [ Masterweb Reports: Ruby Leo reports ] - A suspected human trafficker was arrested at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Ikeja, Lagos, the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) said. The suspect is now in the custody after he attempted to facilitate the trafficking of a potential victim of trafficking in persons (PVOT) out of the country. ? The PVOT, who is i......
 
NewsRoundup 4/7/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
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BreakingNews 3/7/17: EU, Ogun govt partner on rural electrification
[ Masterweb Reports: Kehinde Akinyemi reports ] - The European Union (EU) and the government of Ogun State have agreed to partner on provision of electricity supply to communities across the state.   The state deputy governor, Mrs Yetunde Onanuga, who also oversees the Ministry of Rural Development, while receiving the European Union delegation, said the partnership would advance the state in power generation through renewable energy ......
 
MasterwebNews 3/7/17: Osinbajo off to Ethiopia for AU summit
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - Acting President Yemi Osinbajo this morning left Nigeria for Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, for the 29th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of the African Union.   His Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Laolu Akande, made this known in a statement.   Akande said after representing Nigeria at the summit, the acting president would later today return to the country.......
 
NewsRoundup 3/7/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
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BreakingNews 2/7/17: Biafra: PFN tackles Nnamdi Kanu, IPOB
[ Masterweb Reports: Tony Adibe reports ] - The Chairman of the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN), Enugu State chapter, Rev Dr. Godwin Madu, has faulted the radical approach adopted by leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, in agitating over perceived marginalization of the South-east zone, saying such approach was not in the best interest of the Igbo or Nigeria as a country.   Dr Madu, who spoke yesterda......
 
BreakingNews 2/7/17: APGA governorship candidate dumps party
  [ Masterweb Reports: Linus Effiong reports ] - Governorship candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) in Abia State in the 2011 general elections, Chief Reagan Ufomba, has dumped the party. Chief Ufomba confirmed the development to Daily Trust on Sunday in a telephone interview.   Chief Ufomba, who was the Chairman, National Reconciliation Committee of All Progressives Grand Alliance, said, "after due consultation, I wish......
 
NewsRoundup 2/7/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
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MasterwebNews 1/7/17 - No need to fight: Restructuring is the basis of happiness
[ Masterweb Reports: Jibrin Ibrahim reports ] - The demands for political restructuring is once again on the front burner in Nigeria and it would be wise to address the concerns around it. If we can seriously debate what we want to restructure, agree on the modality for restructuring and go ahead and implement it, the outcome would be happiness for Nigerians. The process of restructuring is simple, we should look at our Constitution, agree on what we do n......
 
MasterwebNews 1/7/17 - APC govs blast Fayose over Buhari comment
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - Governors elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress yesterday warned Ekiti State Governor, Ayo Fayose, against playing politics with President Muhammadu Buhari’s health.   Addressing state house reporters in Abuja, the Chairman of the Progressive Governors Forum, Rochas Okorocha of Imo State, described Fayose’s assertion that Buhari was on life support in London......
 
NewsRoundup 1/7/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
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MasterwebNews 30/6/17 - Nigeria: Why presidential plane is parked in London
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The Presidency has explained rationale behind parking a presidential aircraft in London as President Muhammadu Buhari continues his medical treatment in the United Kingdom.   The Presidency dismissed criticisms that the presidential aircraft in London consumes £4,000 everyday for parking lot and its idleness.   The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Me......
 
NewsRoundup 30/6/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
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BreakingNews 29/6/17 - States to build prisons -NEC
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The National Economic Council on Thursday agreed that states capable of building prisons should do so, in collaboration with the private sector.   Ebonyi State Governor David Umahi said the agreement was reached based on the pathetic situation of prisons painted by Interior Minister, Abdulrahman Dambazzau.   Umahi said it was agreed that governors should develop initi......
 
NewsRoundup 29/6/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
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MasterwebNews 28/6/17 - Civil defence calls for vigilance
[ Masterweb Reports: Maureen Onochie reports ] - Commandant General of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) Abdullahi Gana Muhammadu has urged Muslims to use the occasion of the Eid-el-Fitr celebration to pray for unity and peace in the country.   In a statement made available to newsmen in Abuja yesterday, Muhammadu said has issued signal to all State Commands of the Corps to beef up security and ensur......
 
NewsRoundup 28/6/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
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BreakingNews 27/6/17: Russia-Ukraine-US Tensions will Quickly End if Each President Does this....
[ Masterweb Reports: Dr. David Leffler reports ] -  Russia, Ukraine and the United States are all suffering the effects of too high levels of collective stress. US President Donald Trump recently met with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko in hopes of reducing tensions between Russia and Ukraine and said "a lot of progress has been made" between them, and that the two had "very, very good discussions"&......
 
BreakingNews 27/6/17 - Agitations: My deals with northern, eastern leaders -Osinbajo
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - Acting President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday encapsulated the deals he struck with eastern and northern leaders over the agitations for Biafra and the October 1 quit notice some Arewa youths gave the Igbo resident in the north.   The acting president had, between June 13 and 21, met with leaders of thought and traditional rulers from both regions as well as the Nigerian Governors Forum over t......
 
BreakingNews 27/6/17 - Leave us out of your Biafra, Lagos Idoma community tells IPOB
[ Masterweb Reports: Eugene Agha reports ] - Idoma people of Benue State residing in Lagos have called on those agitating for the sovereign state of Biafra to leave Idoma people out of their agitation.   The Idoma National Forum (INF) expressed the position in a press statement on Sunday.   The INF President, Amali Adoya Amali, who signed the statement, said the Idoma wanted the Biafran agitators to leave the &lsq......
 
NewsRoundup 27/6/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
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BreakingNews 26/6/17: Agitations: UK hails Nigeria`s proactive measure
[ Masterweb Reports: Abdullateef Salau reports ] - The British High Commission in Abuja has hailed the Acting President Yemi Osinbajo for proactive measure to address agitations occasioned by ultimatum for the Igbos to vacate the northern region within three months.   A statement by the mission’s press officer, Joe Abuku, said the United Kingdom unequivocally supported the rights of Nigerians to live in any parts of the country ......
 
MasterwebNews 26/6/17: Buhari will complete his tenure -Osinbajo
  [ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has expressed optimism President Muhammadu Buhari will serve out his tenure in good health.   The president is away in London attending to his health for the last seven weeks now but Osinbajo said prayers are being offered everyday for him to recover and return to work.   He spoke at his official residence in Abuja when he received ......
 
NewsRoundup 26/6/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
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BreakingNews 17/6/17 - Osinbajo, Sanusi in closed-door meeting
  [ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - Acting President Yemi Osinbajo and the Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi, yesterday met at the Aso Rock Presidential Villa in Abuja.   The closed-door meeting, held inside Osinbajo’s office, lasted over two hours.   The emir arrived the Presidential Villa at 2:40pm and left at 4:45pm.   Sanusi declined comment, when approached by State Hous......
 
BreakingNews 17/6/17 - Abia: Ikpeazu sacks SSG, Commissioners, over 200 Aides
[ Masterweb Reports: Linus Effiong reports ] - Governor of Abia state, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu, today, dissolved his cabinet as well as his over 200 former Special Assistants, Personal Assistants and Senior Special Assistants, leaving only two Commissioners untouched.   According to a statement signed by the Permanent Secretary, Government House, Sir Onyil Wammah, "Governor Okezie Ikpeazu has dissolved the Abia State Executive Council.......
 
NewsRoundup 17/6/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
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BreakingNews 14/6/17 - Igbo Quit Notice: No cause for panic -FG
  [ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The Federal Government has reassured Nigerians there is no cause for panic over the October 1 vacation ultimatum given by northern youths to Igbo resident in the region.   Information Minister Lai Mohammed gave the assurance Wednesday while briefing State House reporters after the Federal Executive Council meeting.   The minister said the issue was completely und......
 
NewsRoundup 14/6/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
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NewsRoundup 13/6/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
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BreakingNews 12/6/17: Aisha Buhari gets N60m support from China
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The People's Republic of China has donated N60 million to the pet project of Nigeria's president's wife, Aisha Muhammadu Buhari. Mrs Buhari's spokesman, Suleiman Haruna, in a statement yesterday, said the donation to Future Assured was in recognition of her efforts towards improving the lives of women and children across Nigeria, especially victims of insurgency in the northeast. Haruna said t......
 
NewsRoundup 12/6/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
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MasterwebNews 11/6/17: Nigeria cannot afford another civil war -Okowa
[ Masterweb Reports: Victor Sorokwu reports ] - Delta State Governor Ifeanyi Okowa has cautioned against all forms of ethnic chauvinism and hate speeches capable of igniting ethnic tensions, saying Nigeria could not afford another civil war.   The governor was speaking Sunday at the second anniversary thanksgiving service of the 6th Assembly of the Delta State House of Assembly held at the Living Faith Church, Asaba.  ......
 
NewsRoundup 11/6/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
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BreakingNews 10/6/17 - 2 arrested for beheading 7-year-old Nigerian boy
[ Masterweb Reports: Eugene Agha reports ] - Two men have been arrested with the head and butchered body of a 7-year-old schoolboy whose parents had declared missing on Wednesday in Ikorodu, Lagos state.   One of the suspects simply identified as Eric was arrested along Odogunyan road by a team of policemen on a stop and search mission.   It was gathered that the suspect later led a team of police detectives to Od......
 
MasterwebNews 10/6/17 - Osinbajo advocates African unity
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - Acting President Yemi Osinbajo says it is important for African countries to remain united so that the continent could take its rightful place in the international community. He spoke while receiving Ms. Moushira Khattab, a special envoy from the Egyptian President, Abd El-Fattah El-Sisi, who is vying for the position of Director-General of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation ......
 
NewsRoundup 10/6/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
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MasterwebNews 7/6/17 - 10 ways Governor Yahaya Bello Should Employ In Fighting Corruption In Kogi State
[ Masterweb Reports: Comrade Ahmed Omeiza Lukman reports ] - We must give kudos to Governor Yahaya Bello for taking a bold step in eradicating corruption in Kogi state. His zeal and determination to see a new Kogi state needs to be commended by all. In a time where Nigerians are accusing President Muhammadu Buhari and acting President Professor Yemi Osinbanjo of nepotism, impunity and favouritism, kudos must be given to Governor Yahaya Bello who has stand......
 
MasterwebNews 7/6/17 - Osinbajo: Nigeria`s market profitable for investors
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - Acting President Yemi Osinbajo says Nigeria is one of the most profitable places in the ECOWAS sub-region for business and investment. His spokesman, Laolu Akande, quoted him as saying this at the Presidential Villa in Abuja on Tuesday while meeting the Foreign Minister of Indonesia, Mrs Retno L. P. Marsudi. According to the acting president, with her large population and size, "Nigeria has a prerequisite......
 
BreakingNews 7/6/17 - Nigeria pays N375m to whistleblowers
[ Masterweb Reports: Hamisu Muhammad reports ] - Nigeria's Ministry of Finance has confirmed release of N375.8m to the first batch of 20 providers of information under the Whistleblower Policy.   The payment, of various amounts totaling N375,875,000, relate to the recovery of N11,635,000,000, a statement from the Ministry of finance signed by the Director of Information, Salisu Na’inna Dambatta said.   ......
 
NewsRoundup 7/6/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
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MasterwebNews 4/6/17: As Osinbajo Opines That We Are Better Together: Who Is?
[ Masterweb Reports: Dr. Perry Brimah reports ] - Nigeria's Acting President Yemi Osinbajo gave a touching speech on he commemoration of Biafra, 50 years after. "Greater together than apart" was the caption. But while the speech was eloquent and intellectually earnestly persuasive as is the character of the "system ......
 
BreakingNews 4/6/17: Governor Obiano`s mother dies at 90
[ Masterweb Reports: Emma Elekwa reports ] - Mrs Christiana Obiano, mother of Anambra State governor, Willie Obiano has passed on at the age of 90. A statement issued on Sunday by the state Commissioner for Information and Communication Strategy, Ogbuefi Tony Nnachetta on behalf of the governor, said Mrs Obiano and matriarch of the Obiano family in Aguleri died on Friday, June 2nd, 2017, at the Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital, Nnewi.......
 
NewsRoundup 4/6/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
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MasterwebNews 3/6/17 - National Security is No Excuse for Disobeying the Orders of a Judge
[ Masterweb Reports: Dr. Perry Brimah reports ] - The Buhari government has said through the minister of information, Lai Mohammed in an interview on The Osasu Show......
 
BreakingNews 3/6/17 - Russia to supply Nigeria military hardware, helicopters
[ Masterweb Reports: Abdullateef Salau reports ] - Russia is to supply Nigeria with military hardware and helicopters to fight Boko Haram terrorism in the Northeast, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama has said.   The minister disclosed this yesterday in Moscow, according to a statement from the foreign ministry.   Onyeama said both countries were stepping up their cooperation in the efforts to end Boko ......
 
BreakingNews 3/6/17 - Nigeria seeks $774m Chinese loan for East-West road
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The Federal Government is making a fresh loan application to increase its initial $500m Chinese loan to $774m for the completion of the East-West Road in Niger Delta.   The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Usani Uguru Usani, disclosed this to State House correspondents after the Federal Executive Council meeting on Wednesday.   He said: "No administration, t......
 
NewsRoundup 3/6/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
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BreakingNews 31/5/17: Buhari in competent hands in UK -FG
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The Federal Government has assured Nigerians that President Muhammadu Buhari is in very competent hands in London where he is undergoing treatment.   The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, gave the assurance on Wednesday while briefing State House reporters after the Federal Executive Council meeting chaired by Acting President Yemi Osinbajo.   The min......
 
BreakingNews 31/5/17 - Nigeria seeks $774m Chinese loan for East-West Road
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The Federal Government is making a fresh loan application to increase its initial $500m Chinese loan to $774m for the completion of the East-West Road in Niger Delta.   The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Usani Uguru Usani, disclosed this to State House correspondents yesterday after the Federal Executive Council meeting.   He said: "No administration, to the be......
 
NewsRoundup 31/5/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
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BreakingNews 30/5/17 - Buhari`s health: Aisha heads for London
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The wife of the president, Aisha Buhari, left for the United Kingdom on Tuesday to spend time with her husband currently on medical vacation.   Her media aide, Olumide Ajayi, confirmed the wife of the President left the country but expressed her appreciation to the millions of Nigerians who have been praying for her husband's quick and safe return.   President Buhari ......
 
NewsRoundup 30/5/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
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BreakingNews 29/5/17: 9 policemen shot as kidnappers of school children demand N400m ransom
  [ Masterweb Reports: Eugene Agha reports ] - There are strong indications that about nine policemen were shot, while over 20 suspected members of the Niger Delta militants were killed yesterday in a gun duel between them at Ode Omi waterway in Ogun State.   It was gathered that the policemen are attached to the Marine section of the force.   It was also gathered that the policemen were on a search and rescue ......
 
NewsRoundup 29/5/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
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MasterwebNews 28/5/17: #ChildrensDay: No Legacy Greater For Buhari Government Than To #OutlawAlmajiri
[ Masterweb Reports: Dr. Perry Brimah reports ] - It was welcoming listening to Acting President Yemi Osinbajo declare this Children's Day that the Buhari administration would protect children from violence. We do believe and hope the Presidency knows that in keeping its promise, children must be protected from violence-enabling enviro......
 
MasterwebNews 28/5/17: Ramadan: Saraki, Ekweremadu seek prayers for Buhari
[ Masterweb Reports: Ismail Mudashir reports ] - Senate President, Bukola Saraki and his deputy, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, have called on Muslim faithful and other Nigerians to use the Ramadan period to offer prayers for the full recovery of President Muhammadu Buhari and prosperity of the country. Saraki, in a message, said that the holy month presents another opportunity for Nigerians to show love to the less privileged, especially those currently living in Intern......
 
MasterwebNews 28/5/17: Osinbajo attends G7 summit in Italy
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - Acting President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday joined other world leaders for the G7 summit holding in Italy. G7 member states are Italy, France, Canada, Germany, Japan, United Kingdom, United States and the European Union.   Osinbajo’s spokesman, Laolu Akande, said via Twitter that he left Nigeria in the early hours of yesterday. Akande said Osinbajo attended the 43rd summit of the G7 ba......
 
NewsRoundup 28/5/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
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BreakingNews 27/5/17 - Secession not solution to Nigeria`s challenges -Osinbajo
[ Masterweb Reports: John Chuks Azu reports ] - Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has differed on calls for secession by a section of the country. He said the affinities and friendships across the country are a reminder that unity is possible in Nigeria. The acting president, while examining the resurgence of agitation for Biafra said no country is perfect as many such as Italy, Spain, UK, France and USA are made up of peoples with diversities, yet t......
 
MasterwebNews 27/5/17 - Democracy Day: Nigeria declares Monday work free
[ Masterweb Reports: Joshua Odeyemi reports ] - The Federal Government has declared Monday, 29th May, 2017 as Public Holiday to celebrate the 2017 Democracy Day.   Making the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government yesterday, the Minister of Interior, Abdulrahman Bello Dambazau congratulated Nigerians for witnessing another Democracy Day, which marks the Second Year Anniversary of President Muhammadu Buhari’s admini......
 
MasterwebNews 27/5/17 - Ramadan: Osinbajo urges prayers for Buhari
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - Acting President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday felicitated with the Muslim faithful in the country on the commencement of this year’s Ramadan. Osinbajo in a statement through his spokesman, Laolu Akande, called on Nigerians to continue to pray for President Muhammadu Buhari and the nation in general.   Osinbajo, who wished all Muslims a blessed Ramadan, also urged them to remember the les......
 
NewsRoundup 27/5/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
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BreakingNews 23/5/17 - Presidency: Expect Buhari`s scorecard May 29
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The Presidency said it will on May 29 organise what it calls a presidential level report card of President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration. The Senior Special Assistant to Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Media and Publicity, Mr Laolu Akande, disclosed this in a statement yesterday.   Akande said this was part of the activities lined up for the commemoration of the second......
 
NewsRoundup 23/5/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
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BreakingNews 22/5/17: 7 not 10,000 candidates in exam malpractice - JAMB
[ Masterweb Reports: Emma Elekwa reports ] - Days after news made rounds that more than 10,000 candidates were involved in examination malpractice in Anambra state, the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says only seven people were involved across 28 centres in the state.   JAMB coordinator in the state, Lynda Nwachukwu, said she was misquoted, and shocked at the outrageous figure over exams she considered successful.......
 
BreakingNews 22/5/17: UN trains 35 Nigerians on aviation security
[ Masterweb Reports: Chris Agabi reports ] - The Counter Terrorism Implementation Task Force (CTITF) and United Nations Counter Terrorism Centre (UNCTC) have trained 35 Nigerian aviation security Master Trainers in Abuja.   The effort was part of UN’s project to support efficient security screening across Nigeria’s civil aviation infrastructure.   The capacity-building project, which was co-founded by ......
 
NewsRoundup 22/5/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
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BreakingNews 21/5/17: Nigeria moves to address tech gap in security
[ Masterweb Reports: Zakariyya Adaramola reports ] - The Federal Government has set up an inter-ministerial committee to address the technological gap in the country’s security issues, and promote the use of science and technology in the security system.   This is part of the commitment of the present administration to ensure that Nigeria produces what it needs in the country, the Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnay......
 
NewsRoundup 21/5/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
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MasterwebNews 20/5/17: List of Approved Private Universities in Nigeria & Year of Establishments
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - This publication contains a comprehensive list of Private Universities in Nigeria approved by the National University Commission as at the year 2016/2017. The list is compiled in a serial order according to the year ......
 
BreakingNews 20/5/17 - Osinbajo receives 2017 budget
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - Acting President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday received a copy of the 2017 Appropriation Bill from the National Assembly. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters, Senator Ita Enang, delivered the copy to Osinbajo behind closed doors at the Aso Rock Presidential Villa in Abuja.   The legislature had last Thursday, passed the Appropriation Bill, increasing it fr......
 
NewsRoundup 20/5/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
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BreakingNews 19/5/17 - Rumors of Coups and the Internal Power Tussle at the Presidency
[ Masterweb Reports: Dr. Perry Brimah reports ] - The Senate fought the Executives; DSS fought EFCC, Judiciary fought the Executives and now the Executives are fighting the Executives.   ......
 
BreakingNews 19/5/17 - Osinbajo will sign 2017 budget
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The Presidency has stated that Acting President Yemi Osinbajo will assent to the 2017 budget after the laid down procedures. ......
 
NewsRoundup 19/5/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
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BreakingNews 18/5/17 - Presidency orders opening of maritime varsity in Niger Delta
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The Presidency has directed the Ministry of Education to resume activities towards opening the maritime university sited in the Niger Delta before the end of the year as demanded by stakeholders in the region.   The Senior Special Assistant to the Vice President on Media and Publicity, Laolu Akande, said in a statement on Friday.   According to the statement, this wou......
 
NewsRoundup 18/5/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
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MasterwebNews 17/5/17 - Those who want President Buhari dead
[ Masterweb Reports: Abu Najakku reports ] - It is no longer secret that President Muhammadu Buhari is sick. Perhaps, what is secret is the true nature of his sickness. Upon his return to the country in March from the United Kingdom where he went to seek proper medical attention, President Buhari was quoted as saying “I couldn’t recall being so sick since I was a young man, including in the military with its ups and downs”, addin......
 
NewsRoundup 17/5/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
MasterwebNews 16/5/17 - Osinbajo meets Transport minister, service chiefs over maritime security
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Monday met with some security chiefs and Transport minister over safety on the country's waterways. The closed-door meeting was attended by Defence Minister, Mansur Dan-Ali; Transportation Minister, Rotimi Amaechi; National Security Adviser, Babagana Monguno; and the Chief of Defence Staff, General Gabriel Abayomi Olonishakin.   Addressing State House cor......
 
BreakingNews 16/5/17 - Ogah congratulates Governor Ikpeazu on his court victory
[ Masterweb Reports: Linus Effiong reports ] - Businessman and former Abia State governorship aspirant on the platform of the PDP, Dr Uche Ogah, has congratulated Governor Okezie Ikpeazu on his victory at the Supreme Court.   Ogah had dragged Ikpeazu to court over allegation of falsification of tax papers. He lost out after the Supreme Court dismissed his appeal.   Ogah prayed God to guide the governor in the enor......
 
NewsRoundup 16/5/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
MasterwebNews 15/5/17 - The Unsung Heroes Who Saved Our Children From Death At the University of Maiduguri
[ Masterweb Reports: Dr. Perry Brimah reports ] - According to TheCable, around 1am on Saturday, “a male and female suicide bomber struck at the mechanical works department of the university. One security guard was killed and a soldier injured." ......
 
NewsRoundup 15/5/17 - Buhari`s fresh death rumour: Vested interests out to create panic -Presidency
  [ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The Presidency has condemned the fresh rumour of President Muhammadu Buhari's death, describing it as a plot by vested interests to create panic. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Median and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, said via Twitter last night that nothing unpleasant had happened to the president. ? The presidential spokesman asked Nigerians to disregard the rumour, sa......
 
NewsRoundup 15/5/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
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BreakingNews 14/5/17 - Re: I No Longer Represent Buhari - Dambazau Pledges Allegiance To Osinbajo
[ Masterweb Reports: Comrade Edwin Uhara reports ] - The slanted news story with the above title in the social media claiming that the Honourable Minister of Interior, Retired Lieutenant General Abdulrahman Dambazau has switched his loyalty from one individual to another is the height of mischief making and fictional reporting in the country. For the avoidance of doubt, the loyalty of the Honourable Minister of Interior to the Federal Republic of Niger......
 
BreakingNews 14/5/17: Osinbajo yet to receive passed budget
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, is yet to receive the passed 2017 budget from the National Assembly, Daily Trust has learnt. The legislature had on Thursday passed the 2017 Appropriations Bill, jerking up the estimates from N7.28trillion proposed by President Muhammadu Buhari last December to N7.44trillion.   A source at the Presidency told our correspondent last night that t......
 
NewsRoundup 14/5/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
NewsBreaking 13/5/17 - Kyari absent as Osinbajo presides over FEC meeting
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari, Malam Abba Kyari, was today conspicuously absent at the Federal Executive Council meeting presided over by Acting President Yemi Osinbajo.   The council meeting was attended by a large number of ministers and other cabinet members. President Muhammadu Buhari had Sunday night departed for London for what he called fo......
 
NewsRoundup 13/5/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
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MasterwebNews 12/5/17 - Coordinating: Acting President Yemi Osinbajo Needs To Fire Abba Kyari
[ Masterweb Reports: Dr. Perry Brimah reports ] - I have consistently warned that the cabal has no good intentions for Buhari and Nigeria and is only set on fo......
 
MasterwebNews 12/5/17 - Osinbajo inaugurates investment authority board as FG injects $500m
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Friday formally inaugurated the board of the Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority (NSIA) at the Presidential Villa in Abuja.     He said despite the fiscally constrained environment, the present administration had been able to increase the federal government&rsq......
 
NewsRoundup 12/5/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
MasterwebNews 11/5/17 - Nigeria introduces new yellow card
  [ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The Federal Executive Council yesterday approved the introduction of new International Certificate of Vaccination or Prophylaxis otherwise called yellow card for the country.   Yellow card is a proof of vaccination required for going to or from countries that are at a risk of yellow fever.    The Minister of Health, Professor Isaac Adewole after the FEC meet......
 
MasterwebNews 11/5/17 - Aisha Buhari urges women to demand more opportunities
[ Masterweb Reports: Clement A. Oloyede reports ] - Wife of the President, Aisha Buhari has urged women in the country to continue to demand for more opportunities to serve as role models. Mrs Buhari who was represented by Mrs Grace Chamah, the wife of former Katsina state administrator, said this yesterday at the 10th Annual National Women Leadership Conference, organised by Leadbold Resources Consulting Limited in Abu......
 
NewsRoundup 11/5/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
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BreakingNews 5/5/17 - And Another Feather Adorns the Cap
[ Masterweb Reports: Daniel Osofisan reports ] - Last week, Fortune, a part of the TIME network released a list of 34 World Leaders who are changing health care globally, and surprise! surprise! Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, the Chair of Gavi as well as CEO Seth Berkley, made the list.   ......
 
BreakingNews 5/5/17 - Buhari attends juma`at prayer at Aso Rock
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari this afternoon observed juma'at prayer at the State House mosque. The president, alongside his aide-de-camp, chief security officer, personal physician and State Chief of Protocol, arrived the mosque at exactly 1.30pm. ? Buhari's absence at the mosque for the weekly prayer last Friday as well as his failure to attend the Federal Executive Council meetings three times......
 
NewsRoundup 5/5/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
MasterwebNews 4/5/17 - FEC approves N1.5bn for national carrier project
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The Federal Executive Council yesterday approved N1.524 billion for five projects in the aviation sector. The Minister of State for Aviation, Hadi Sirika told State House reporters after the FEC meeting that the projects included the appointment of transaction experts to carry out the advisory services on establishment of national carriers and establishment of aviation leas......
 
NewsRoundup 4/5/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
MasterwebNews 3/5/17: Buhari chose to rest rather than attend FEC -Presidency
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The Federal Government said President Muhammadu Buhari chose to rest Wednesday rather than attend the Federal Executive Council meeting. Information Minister Lai Mohammed said while addressing State House reporters after the FEC meeting presided over by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo.   ......
 
MasterwebNews 3/5/17 - Fight Against Corruption
[ Masterweb Reports: Comrade Ahmed Omeiza Lukman reports ] - Corruption is a burning national issue. We must all come together for our ‘fight against corruption‘. By ‘corruption’ people usually mean actual bribery, nepotism, misuse of public money and other offenses like hoarding, profiteering, black-marketing and smuggling. Corruption is rampant in various spheres of education, business, employment, election and even ma......
 
NewsRoundup 3/5/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
MasterwebNews 2/5/17 - Osinbajo panel grills suspended SGF again
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The presidential panel probing allegations of violations of law and due process against the suspended Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir Lawal, grilled him again for several hours last night.   Babachir had last Tuesday appeared before the panel headed by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo with the National Security Adviser Babagana Monguno and the Attorney-General ......
 
NewsRoundup 2/5/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
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BreakingNews 1/5/17: Police warns IPOB against protest in Abuja
[ Masterweb Reports: Ifreke Inyang reports ] - The Federal Capital Territory Police Command has warned the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), against embarking on any street protest during the May Day celebration in Abuja on Monday. This was contained in a statement signed by its spokeman, ASP Usen Omorodion, on Sunday.   Omorodion said that they had information, that the IPOB members were planning to take over the streets of Abuja, ......
 
MasterwebNews 1/5/17: Don`t sabotage our economy, Obasanjo tells expatriates
[ Masterweb Reports: Kehinde Akinyemi reports ] - Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, at the weekend, warned saboteurs of both local and international investors in the country, declaring that woes betide such persons or group of persons.   Obasanjo said the emphasis by the present administration was on making Nigeria self-sustaining in production and consumption, as such he would kick against companies, whether indigenous or e......
 
NewsRoundup 1/5/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 30/4/17: Ikoyi cash: How NIA boss hid $43.4m from presidency
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The Presidency has debunked the claim by the suspended Director-General of the National Intelligence Agency, Ayo Oke, that the National Security Adviser, Babagana Monguno, was aware of the $43.4m stashed away at a private apartment in Ikoyi, Lagos.   A government official told journalists yesterday that in the first instance, “Oke did not brief the NSA at all about the exist......
 
NewsRoundup 30/4/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
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BreakingNews 29/4/17 - Suspended NIA boss did not brief Buhari, NSA about N15bn Ikoyi cash -Presidency
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The Presidency has debunked the claim by the suspended Director-General of the National Intelligence Agency, Ayo Oke, that the National Security Adviser, Babagana Monguno, was aware of the N43.4m stashed away at a private apartment in Ikoyi, Lagos.   A government official told journalists on Saturday that in the first instance, "Oke did not brief the NSA at all about the ex......
 
BreakingNews 29/4/17 - Buhari absent from Aso Rock Friday prayer
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari was not at the State House mosque for yesterday’s juma’at service. The service was however attended by the governors of Kano, Zamfara and Ogun states, Abdullahi Ganduje, Abdulaziz Yari and Ibikunle Amosun respectively.   The governors had intended to join Buhari, who had always observed the weekly Friday prayer inside the Aso Rock Presidential Villa.......
 
BreakingNews 29/4/17 - Nnamdi Kanu Released From Prison After Meeting Bail Conditions
[ Masterweb Reports: Kunle Olasanmi reports ] - Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, was last night finally released from custody. Kanu who was brought to the Federal High Court in Abuja at about 7pm regained his freedom after fully perfecting his bail conditions.   Accompanied by family members, lawyers and sureties, Kanu signed his own portion on the bail paper to pave way for his release from Kuje Prisons.......
 
NewsRoundup 29/4/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
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MasterwebNews 26/4/17 - Stop Distracting Yahaya Bello, APC Chieftain Warns Senator Dino Melaye
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - A chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress in Kogi State, Hon. Attayi Okolo Musa has advised the Senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Senator Dino Melaye to stop his constant bashing of the state governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello. Addressing news men in his office, the party chieftain who is also a member of the administrative team of Omala Local G......
 
BreakingNews 26/4/17 - Obabori Wins Courier Personality award
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] -Group Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Red Star Express Plc, Sola Obabori has been named the Courier Personality of the year at the 9th edition of the......
 
NewsRoundup 26/4/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
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BreakingNews 25/4/17 - Osinbajo panel grilling Babachir Lawal
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The suspended Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir Lawal, is currently being interrogated by the presidential panel probing him for the alleged mismanagement of funds meant for the northeast.   The three-man panel, headed by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, is investigating the allegations of violations of law and due process made against the suspended SGF in the award of ......
 
BreakingNews 25/4/17 - Nnamdi Kanu rejects bail, says he will remain in prison in solidarity with co-accused
[ Masterweb Reports ] - One of the lawyers representing Nnamdi Kanu, leader of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) today granted bail by an Abuja Federal High Court says his client would remain in prison in solidarity with other co-accused whose bail applications were rejected by the court. The lawyer spoke to press under anonymity.   Benjamin Madubugwu, Chidiebere Onwudiwe and David Nwaw......
 
NewsRoundup 25/4/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
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BreakingNews 24/4/17: World Malaria Day: Foundation provides free treatment
[ Masterweb Reports: Dorcas Daniel reports ] - In a bid to commemorate the world malaria day, over 200 persons have been tested, treated and counseled on Malaria in Mpape by a non-governmental organization, Panacea Health and Awareness Foundation.   Th......
 
NewsRoundup 24/4/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
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BreakingNews 23/4/17: Buhari to Osinbajo panel: Suspend all officials involved
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari has mandated the presidential panel probing the allegations against the suspended Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir Lawal and the Director-General of the National Intelligence Agency, Ayo Oke, to suspend all government officials linked to both cases.   ......
 
NewsRoundup 23/4/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
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BreakingNews 22/4/17 - Buhari: Allah has answered Nigerians` prayers for my health
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari says Allah has answered Nigerians' prayers for his health. Buhari said this on Saturday in his condolences delivered by the Minister of Interior, Abdulrahman Dambassau, to the family of a prominent Kano State businessman Alhaji Audu Adahama as well as the government and the people of the state.......
 
MasterwebNews 22/4/17 - Osinbajo to Babachir, Oke: Investigative panel will be fair to all
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The presidential panel probing the suspended Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir David Lawal and the Director General of the National Intelligence Agency has pledged fairness.   The committee, headed by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, comprises the National Security Adviser Babagana Monguno and the Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami.   ......
 
NewsRoundup 22/4/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
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MasterwebNews 21/4/17 - Is Buhari Dying In Aso Rock?
[ Masterweb Reports: Dr. Peregrino Brimah reports ] - Nigeria is being very compassionless to its president. There can be no denying how chronically ill president Muhammadu Buhari looks when he seldom does appear in public. The last time was last week Friday when Kaduna state governor Nasir el-Rufai came visiting. The videos of Bu......
 
NewsRoundup 21/4/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
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BreakingNews 20/4/17 - Buhari may extend whistle blowing to arms possession
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari is looking at suggestions to extend the whistle-blowing policy to illegal weapons’ possession by politicians and other public figures. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, told State House reporters yesterday that this was aimed at exposing those keeping deadly arms for ‘communal violence a......
 
MasterwebNews 20/4/17 - Governor Yahaya Bello And The Challenges Of Governing Kogi State
[ Masterweb Reports: Comrade Ahmed Omeiza Lukman reports ] - Kogi State is one of the least developed state in Nigeria. Honestly, when the young man took over the mantle of leadership in the State, the challenges were enormous. The State was in total shamble, dwindling revenue allocation from the federal government, huge debt left by the previous government, total decay of infrastructure and lack of basic social amenities.   The government of Alhaji ......
 
NewsRoundup 20/4/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
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MasterwebNews 19/4/17 - TB Joshua Bombshell: "I am scared to collect offerings"
[Masterweb Reports: Ihechukwu Njoku reports ] - Famed Nigerian cleric T.B. Joshua has made yet another controversial statement, admitting that he is afraid to collect money from congregants in the form of offerings.  “People like me are scared when it comes to collecting thanksgiving because I don't know where you are coming from with your money,” Joshua candidly stated in a sermon on Sunday 9......
 
MasterwebNews 19/4/17 - #GovernmentMagic: Buhari Must Expose All Culprits Behind $50m Recovered Loot
[ Masterweb Reports: Dr. Peregrino Brimah reports ] - It has been three days since the sums of $43m, N23m and £27,000, totaling a value of $50 million was found in apartment 7B of Osborne Towers in Ikoyi, Lagos but the culprits behind the massive stash of sealed forex bundles are yet to be exposed. ......
 
BreakingNews 19/4/17 - Buhari suspends SGF, NIA boss
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered an investigation into the allegations of violations of law and due process made against the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr David Babachir Lawal, in the award of contracts under the Presidential Initiative on the North East (PINE).   The President, according to a statement today by his spokesman Femi Adesina, has als......
 
NewsRoundup 19/4/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
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MasterwebNews 16/4/17: I have worked hard to meet Nigerians` expectations -Buhari
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari said yesterday that   in the almost two years of his administration, he has worked hard to meet the expectations of Nigerians. He said his administration had done this “by improving security, especially in the North-East; sustaining the campaign against corruption and taken steps to-revitalize the economy.’   President Buhari said this i......
 
NewsRoundup 16/4/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
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BreakingNews 11/4/17 - Abuja airport runway 96 percent complete -Sirika
[ Masterweb Reports: Chris Agabi reports ] - The Minister of State Aviation, Sen. Hadi Sirika has said the ongoing rehabilitation works at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja is now at 96 percent completion level. The minister gave the current position on the runway on Tuesday after he inspected the level of work done thusfar on the N5.8bn worth contract awarded to Julius Berger Nigeria, Plc. ? The minister also reiterated that......
 
BreakingNews 11/4/17 - Lawmaker accuses security personnel of sexual harassment
[ Masterweb Reports ] - A member of the House of Representatives, Abudulrahman Abubakar (Adamawa-APC), on Tuesday alleged that security personnel at checkpoints in the North-East sexually harassed girls under the guise of conducting checks.   ......
 
MasterwebNews 11/4/17 - Obasanjo appeals to Zambian govt. to follow rule of law in dealing with opposition
[ Masterweb Reports: Kehinde Akinyemi reports ] - Former Nigerian President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, has appealed to the government of Zambia to adhere to the rule of law and human rights principles in dealing with the opposition in the Southern African country of Zambia. ......
 
NewsRoundup 11/4/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
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BreakingNews 10/4/17: Account unfreezing: Patience Jonathan storms Skye Bank for cash withdrawal
[ Masterweb Reports: John Chuks Azu & Kamardeen Ismail report ] - Former First Lady, Patience Jonathan on Monday arrived the Skye Bank PLC, Maitama, Abuja to make a cash withdrawal from her unblocked account. Mrs Jonathan's visit to the bank followed a fresh order of a Federal High Court in Lagos lifting the order of interim forfeiture placed on her account with the bank.   The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) had a......
 
NewsRoundup 10/4/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
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BreakingNews 9/4/17: Buhari extols Dangote`s entrepreneurship virtues at 60
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday congratulated Africa’s renowned businessman and philanthropist, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, on his 60th birthday. Buhari, in a congratulatory message by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, extolled the global business mogul's entrepreneurship qualities.   He said Dangote "remains a shining example of the virtues of choosing ent......
 
BreakingNews 9/4/17: Nigeria to open up cattle routes, initiate pasture production
 [ Masterweb Reports: Balarabe Alkassim reports ] - The Federal Government has set up plans to demarcate 6,000km cattle routes across the country to facilitate easy movement of cattle. It would also introduce commercial pasture production to provide enough food for the cattle to discourage long distance migrations by herders. The National Coordinator, Grazing Stock Routes, Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Alhaji Mahmud Bello, disclose......
 
BreakingNews 9/4/17: Gunmen abducts Cross River Commissioner
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Some unidentified gunmen on Sunday abducted Mr Gabriel Odu-Orji, the Cross Rivers Commissioner for Water Resources at Effionawan street in Mayne Avenue area of Calabar South. An eye witness, Mr James Ibri, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that five gunmen came in a blue Audi car and picked Odu-Orji away as he stepped down to eat in a restaurant.   ......
 
NewsRoundup 9/4/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
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BreakingNews 8/4/17 - Elechi, former Ebonyi governor, joins APC
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Immediate past governor of Ebonyi, Chief Martin Elechi on Sunday decamped to the All Progressive Congress (APC) from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Elechi, a two time governor of Ebony, registered for the APC at his country home in Echialike, Ikwo Local Government Area, in front of national party leaders. The party leaders were in Abakaliki, the Ebonyi capital, for a thanksgiving church service for the recovery of President Muhammadu Buh......
 
NewsRoundup 8/4/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
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BreakingNews 7/4/17 - Buhari`s resignation: Forgive me, Rep Abdulmumini begs Buhari, APC, Nigerians
[ Masterweb Reports: Yusha'u A. Ibrahim reports ] - The suspended Lawmaker, Abdulmumini Jibril Kofa, Friday, appologized to President Muhammadu Buhari, All Progressive Congress (APC) and Nigeriansa over his recent statement calling for president's resignation.   ......
 
BreakingNews 7/4/17 - Subsidy Scam: Another oil marketer sentenced to 10 years imprisonment
[ Masterweb Reports: Clement A. Oloyede reports ] - Justice Adebukola Banjoko of an FCT High Court sitting in Gudu has today sentenced an oil marketer, Jubril Rowaye to 10 years imprisonment for defrauding the Federal government of about N1.05bn under the Petroleum Subsidy Fund scheme.   In a judgment lasting over five hours, Justice Banjoko convicted Rowaye along with his company, Brilla Energy Limited and another firm, Alminnur Reso......
 
BreakingNews 7/4/17 - Abuja airport runway 80 percent completed -Osinbajo
[ Masterweb Reports: Chris Agabi reports ] - The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo after inspecting the on-going resurfacing of the Abuja airport's runway on Friday, said the work has gone up to 80 percent 12 days to its official opening. ......
 
NewsRoundup 7/4/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
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MasterwebNews 6/4/17 - IMF says three Nigerian banks undercapitalised ...warns of further naira devaluation
[ Masterweb Reports: Hamisu Muhammad reports ] - Three Nigerian banks were undercapitlised with their capital adequacy ratio (CAR) far below the regulatory threshold, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said in a document.   Although the IMF did not mentioned the names of the banks but said in its final copy of the Article IV Consultation with Nigeria, released yesterday that  as of December 2016, three banks (about 5 percent of assets)-includ......
 
NewsRoundup 6/4/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
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BreakingNews 5/4/17 - Constituents vow to recall Abdulmumini Jibril for asking Buhari to resign
[ Masterweb Reports: Yusha’u A. Ibrahim reports ] - Thousands of constituents from Kiru/Bebeji federal constituency, yesterday, disowned Honorable Abdulmumini Jibril Kofa for calling President Muhammadu Buhari to resign. The constituents, who stormed th......
 
BreakingNews 5/4/17 - Nigeria to deploy 3000 `Agro-rangers` to tackle herders, farmers` clashes
[ Masterweb Reports: Joshua Odeyemi reports ] - The federal government has revealed its intention to deploy 3,000 Nigeria Security and Civil Defence (NSCDC) personnel to protect  farms and agricultural investments in the country. Minister of Interior Abdulrahman Dambazau, rev......
 
BreakingNews 5/4/17 - Gunmen kill 2 policemen in Tungan Maje
  [ Masterweb Reports: Taiwo Adeniyi reports ] - Suspected gunmen have killed two policemen and injured another along with a resident during a shoot-out in Tungan Maje, an Abuja suburb. City News learnt that the policemen  were in their patrol vehicle on the Gwagwalada-Zuba-Kaduna road when the yet to be identified gunmen opened fire on them.   A resident who would not want to be named said two policemen died on the ......
 
NewsRoundup 5/4/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
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BreakingNews 4/4/17 - Looted Assets: EFCC to set up anti-corruption desk in foreign missions
[ Masterweb Reports: Abdullateef Salau reports ] - The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has proposed to set up anti-corruption desk in Nigerian foreign missions to fast-track the recovery of looted funds stashed abroad. The Acting Chairman of the commission, Mr Ibrahim Magu stated this Tuesday at a five-day induction programme for the non-career ambassadors-designate in Abuja.   He said operatives of the commission and ot......
 
BreakingNews 4/4/17 - Fayemi is planning my removal from office, Fayose alleges
[ Masterweb Reports: Doyin Adebusuyi reports ] - Ekiti State governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, has alleged that his predecessor in office, Dr. Kayode Fayemi is plotting to use the apex court to remove him from the office.   Fayose, who made the allegation while speaking with journalists on Monday, said Fayemi- a former governor of the state and a serving minister, was planing to collaborate with leaders and stalwarts of the All Progressiv......
 
NewsRoundup 4/4/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
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BreakingNews 3/4/17: Petrol tanker drivers call off strike
[ Masterweb Reports: Daniel Adugbo reports ] - The Petroleum Tanker Drivers arm of the Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) have called off its planned indefinite which commenced Monday. NUPENG's National President, Mr. Igwe Achese announced the call-off of the tanker drivers' strike after a meeting with Dr. Maikanti Baru, the Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC). ......
 
MasterwebNews 3/4/17: Charles Okah: Court fixes May 16 to rule on no-case-submission
[ Masterweb Reports ] - The Federal High Court, on Monday in Abuja fixed May 16 to rule on the application for no-case-submission filed by Charles Okah and Nwabueze Obi, to dispel terrorism charges brought against them.   The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the applicants were alleged to be the masterminds of the 2010 Independence Day bombing in Abuja.   Justice Gabriel Kolawole fixe......
 
Breaking News 3/4/17: 26-Year-Old Nigerian Man Ccommits Suicide
  [ Masterweb Reports: Abubakar Sadiq Isah reports ] - A 26-year-old man, identified only as Okafor, has allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself at Madalla, Niger State. A resident of the area, Abdullahi Shua’ibu, said the incident happened yesterday morning at Rock Avenue.   He said a farmer saw the body hanging on a rope tied to a tree.   He said the farmer rushed to alert some residents of Rock ......
 
NewsRoundup 3/4/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
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NewsRoundup 31/3/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
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MasterwebNews 30/3/17 - What Buhari must do to save Nigeria from recession -IMF
[ Masterweb Reports: Ifreke Inyang  reports ] - The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has said President Muhammadu Buhari must deliver stronger policies if he wants to achieve the objectives set by the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP). The IMF, which just concluded its Article IV consultation......
 
NewsRoundup 30/3/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
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BreakingNews 29/3/17 - Nigeria: Reps quiz Adeosun, others over N302bn pension fund
[ Masterweb Reports: Musa Abdullahi Krishi reports ] - The House of Representatives will today summon the Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun and other officials over N302 billion pension fund. Others to appear before the House at plenary on the matter next week are the Minister of Budget and National Planning, Udoma Udo Udoma, heads of the National Pension Commission (PenCom) and the Pension Tra......
 
BreakingNews 29/3/17 - Nigeria to tax citizens owning properties in neighbouring countries
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The Federal Executive Council on Wednesday approved the ratification for the establishment of the West African Tax Administration Forum. The forum will enable the Federal Government to make Nigerians owning properties in various West African nations pay taxes. Finance Minister Kemi Adeosun told State House correspondents after the FEC meeting that this was part of the Nigerian tax reform efforts. ......
 
NewsRoundup 29/3/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
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BreakingNews 28/3/17 - Boko Haram leader, Shekau is alive -FG
  [ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The Federal Government of Nigeria has admitted that the leader of the Boko Haram terrorist group, Abubakar Shekau, has not been killed. The Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan-Ali, disclosed this to State House reporters on Tuesday after briefing President Muhammadu Buhari on the security situation in the country. The minister said it had been difficult to arrest Shekau because the insurgents us......
 
BreakingNews 28/3/17 - Firing competition in Sambisa signifies end of Boko Haram -Buhari
[ Masterweb Reports: Uthman Abubakar reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday declared the conduct of the 2017 Nigerian?Army Small Arms Championship, (NASAC) inside the notorious Sambisa forest, former enclave for the Boko Haram insurgents, has signified the end of the terrorist group.    ......
 
NewsRoundup 28/3/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
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BreakingNews 27/3/17: Buhari approves establishment of Naval base in Lake Chad area
[ Masterweb Reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the establishment of an operational base for the Nigerian Navy in the Lake Chad area to enhance security along the Basin. The Chief of Naval Staff, Rear Admiral Ibok-Ete Ibas, made this known in Abuja on Monday after briefing President Muhammadu Buhari on activities of the Navy within and outside Nigeria.   According to Ibas, the Lake Chad area is a strategic location that provides means of l......
 
BreakingNews 27/3/17: Customs sieze 210 cars, contraband goods in Kano, Jigawa
  [ Masterweb Reports:Yusha'u A. Ibrahim reports ] - Onfficials of the Nigerian Customs' Comptroller General Compliance Task Force have seized 210 cars smuggled into Kano and Jigawa states respectively. Leader of the task force, a Chief Superintendent of Custom, Bala Dole disclosed this while briefing newsmen in Kano on Monday.   Dole said the task force also confiscated 97,570 bags of foriegn rice and 2......
 
NewsRoundup 27/3/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
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BreakingNews 26/3/17: Obasanjo`s wife files suit to stop son`s wedding
  [ Masterweb Reports ] - Mrs Taiwo Obasanjo, wife of former President Olusegun Obasanjo, on Monday filed a suit at an Ikeja High Court, seeking to stop the wedding of her son, Olujonwo Obasanjo, scheduled for May 11.   Ex-President Obasanjo and the father of the bride, Sir Kessington Adebutu, promoter of Premier Lotto known as “Baba Ijebu” are respondents to the suit.......
 
NewsRoundup 26/3/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
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BreakingNews 25/3/17 - How fake lawyer was exposed in Kano
  [ Masterweb Reports: Yusha’u A. Ibrahim reports ] - For Tahir Ibn Muhammad, the popular proverb ‘99 days for the thief, one for the owner’ applies. Popularly known as Barrister Easy Kurna, he is a fake lawyer who has been practicing the profession in Kano State for over six years before he was exposed by another lawyer, Barrister Abba Mahmud Salisu on March 13, 2017.   Both Salisu and Easy, Daily Trust gathered,......
 
MasterwebNews 25/3/17 - Buhari: The resurrection of their nemesis
  [ Masterweb Reports: Anthony Akinola reports ] - Being the folk hero that he is, there was wild jubilation in some parts of the country following the return of President Muhammadu Buhari from his “medical vacation” in the United Kingdom, not least because of the uncertainties surrounding his health.  Had he been dead, as rumour mongers had said, there might equally have been wild anger directed at the &......
 
NewsRoundup 25/3/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
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BreakingNews 24/3/17 - Buhari heads to Sambisa Forest Monday
    Mr. Ahmadu, a major general, said the event was slated for March 27 to 31 at the former stronghold of the terrorist Boko Haram sect.   He said the championship was part of the training activities of the Nigerian Army aimed at sharpening the marksmanship of its personnel.   “The Nigerian Army Small Arms Championship otherwise known as NASAC is part of the training activities scheduled for 2017.  ......
 
NewsRoundup 24/3/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
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BreakingNews 23/3/17 - Naira sells at N400 to dollar
  [ Masterweb Reports ] - The Naira on Thursday was sold at N400 to a dollar at the parallel Market, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. The Nigerian currency gained N10 to close at N400, from N410 posted on Wednesday, while the Pound Sterling and the Euro traded at N500 and N430 respectively. At the Bureau De Change (BDC) window, the Naira closed at N400, while the Pound Sterling and the Euro traded at N......
 
MasterwebNews 23/3/17 - President Buhari is fulfilling his campaign promises to Nigerians -Adesina
[ Masterweb Reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari is fulfilling his campaign promises to Nigerians, particularly in stimulating the economy for job creation, anti-corruption campaign and security of lives and property, media aide, Femi Adesina has said.   Adesina, who is the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to the President, said this while addressing a delegation of Northern Youths Initiative for Peace and Good Governance on Tuesday in Abuja.......
 
NewsRoundup 23/3/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
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BreakingNews 22/3/17 - Senate approves $500m Eurobond request by President Buhari
[ Masterweb Reports: Samson Atekojo Usman reports ] - Senate on Wednesday has approved the sum of $500million eurobond meant to finance 2016 budget deficit. The approval was after two hours closed door session. Moving the motion, Deputy Senate Leader, Bala Ibn N’allah explained that time was against the 2016 budget, adding that it would be disastrous for nation for any delay.   He urged the Senate to set aside processes that will make it possible fo......
 
NewsRoundup 22/3/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
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MasterwebNews 21/3/17 - Corruption: Poem By Odimegwu Onwumere
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Odimegwu Onwumere, consummate poet, writer and media consultant based in Port Harcourt, Rivers Submitted the poem below titled "Corruption" for release to our readers and the world.   Corruption   We have become the haunted In their elusive fight against corrupti......
 
MasterwebNews 21/3/17 - News Commentary On 1st Igbo Diaspora Easter Retreat in Nigeria
[ Masterweb Reports: News Commentary by Edomobi Promise of Igbo Voice ] - As Igbo leaders and stakeholders from the Diaspora gather at Uburu in Ebonyi State to brainwash on the developmental needs of Ndigbo in the present and future, it is apt to x-ray the positive implication of the gathering.   The Igbo Information and communication Network and the World Igbo leadership, Education and Cultural Council , two Igbo socio-cultural pressure gr......
 
NewsRoundup 21/3/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
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BreakingNews 20/3/17: Justice Binta Nyako insists on secret trial for Nnamdi Kanu
[ Masterweb Reports: Seun Opejobi reports ] - Justice Binta Nyako of an Abuja Federal High Court, on Monday held that witnesses testifying against leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu will either give their testimonies behind the screen or on mask.   The judge gave the ruling after Kanu’s counsel, Ifeanyi Ejiofor informed the court of an application filed for the review of the judgment made by the court previously on the prot......
 
NewsRoundup 20/3/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
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BreakingNews 19/3/17: Ogbonnaya Onu to Host 1st Igbo Diaspora Easter Retreat in Nigeria
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - The Minister of Science and Technology of Federal Republic of Nigeria, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu will host the first Easter International Retreat for Ndigbo in the Diaspora. The programme which is non partisan will address the developmental challenges of Ndigbo and how to address them.   There will be lectures, speeches, and other side attractions. The event is expected to attract who is who in Igb......
 
MasterwebNews 19/3/17: IPOB reveals when court may free Nnamdi Kanu
[ Masterweb Reports: Seun Opejobi reports ] - The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has expressed optimism that an Abuja Federal High Court may free its incarcerated leader, Nnamdi Kanu during Monday’s court sitting. Spokesperson of the group, Emma Powerful, in a statement said IPOB expect the Justice Binta Nyako-led court to quash the remaining charges against Kanu and others because they are innocent.   IPOB, also urged Igbos from all section of ......
 
NewsRoundup 19/3/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
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MasterwebNews 18/3/17 - Igbos In The Diaspora To Flood Uburu In The First Igbo Diaspora Easter Retreat in Nigeria
[ Masterweb Reports: IICN reports ] - Uburu, the scenic and beatiful town in Ohaozara , Ebonyi state will witness  a deluge of hundreds of Igbos inthe Diaspora and also at home for the Easter Retreat for Ndigbo in the Diaspora . The event to be hosted by Dr Ogbonnaya Onu will witness lectures, speeches and other side attractions.   Meanwhile some Igbo Governors , Senators, business moguls and opinion leaders have indicated interest to attend the even......
 
MasterwebNews 18/3/17 - Nigeria, others to get $119.25m humanitarian aid from Canada
[ Masterweb Reports ] - The Canadian Government has said it would provide 119.25 million dollars as funds in response to humanitarian crises in Northeast Nigeria, South Sudan, Somalia and Yemen. This is contained in a statement from Ms Brittany Venhola-Fletcher, Spokesperson, Media Relations, Global Affairs Canada made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja.   Global Affairs Canada manages t......
 
NewsRoundup 18/3/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
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BreakingNews 17/3/17 - Decomposing body of kidnapped Delta DPO, found
[ Masterweb Reports: Victor Sorokwu reports ] - The decomposed body of the kidnapped Divisional Police Officer, DPO, in charge of 'C' Division, Asaba, (bridge head), Delta State, SP Valentine Mbalu, has been allegedly found in a bush at Umunede near Agbor.   SP Mbalu, was abducted last week by unknown gunmen on his way from Agbor to Asaba when a reportedly five-man armed bandits, disarmed him and whisked away to an unknown destination.   ......
 
BreakingNews 17/3/17 - Israeli Investors Gives Technical Support to Igbo Youth as Igbo Mandate Congress Inspects Projects
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Israeli Investors and technologists who were part of the South East Youth Economic Summit 2016(SEYES) also known as Igbo-Israeli Youth Economic Summit have fulfilled their promises of giving continuous technical support to participants and entrepreneurs  especially in the fields of agriculture, entrepreneurship and ICT.......
 
NewsRoundup 17/3/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
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BreakingNews 16/3/17 - Buhari orders payment of Paris Club refunds to states
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari has directed Finance Minister Kemi Adeosun and Central Bank of Nigeria Governor Godwin Emefiele to act appropriately and with dispatch in releasing the second tranche of the London-Paris Club refunds to the states in order to ease their financial hardships.   It came as he said he barred governors from visiting him during his ill health in the UK because he didn&rsq......
 
BreakingNews 16/3/17 - Buhari approves N22bn for farmers, endorses slash of fertilizer cost
[ Masterweb Reports: Wale Odunsi reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the payment of the outstanding N22bn for dealers of agricultural inputs, popularly known as agro-dealers. This is to ensure seamless distribution of fertilisers at an approved rate of N5,500 for 50kg which he has also endorsed.   The presidency had detailed the policy on agriculture in February, stating that the administration’s efforts on fertilizer availability an......
 
BreakingNews 16/3/17 - I will not hand over to anyone above 50 -Gov. Okorocha
[ Masterweb Reports: Johnkennedy Uzoma reports ] - Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State has vowed that he will not hand over power to anybody from the Mbaise ethnic group or a former senator for the Okigwe Zone, Sen. Ifeanyi Ararume, saying age was not on his side. ......
 
NewsRoundup 16/3/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
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BreakingNews 15/3/17 - Ethiopia`s Oromia State scares away investors, forcefully nationalizes mines
[ Masterweb Reports: Abebech Terefe reports ] - In the last decade, Ethiopia has been the poster boy for the Africa-Rising story. The country  seem to have got almost everything right: fastest growing airline, high investment inflow, Africa’s aviation hub, security on its borders, one of Africa’s fastest-growing economy, rising middle class, great infrastructural revolution from the Great Renaissance Dam to the Addis Ababa Light Rail project and Addis-Djibout......
 
BreakingNews 15/3/17 - Buhari Resumes Duties, Presides Over FEC Meeting
[ Masterweb Reports: Kingsley Kanayo reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday presided over the Federal Executive Council meeting at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. This was the first time Buhari is presiding over the meeting since he went on medical vacation on January 19.   The President’s arrival at the Council Chamber by 10:00 a.m. was announced by one ......
 
MasterwebNews 15/3/17 - United Progressive Party (UPP) national convention holds April
[ Masterweb Reports: Saawua Terzungwe reports ] - The United Progressive Party (UPP) has slated April, 2017, for its national convention where new leaders of the party would emerge. UPP national chairman, Chief Chekwas Okorie in a statement said it is also in consideration of what he termed the spate of injustice, alienation, inequality, nepotism and abuse of state power that the party has resolved to convene its national conve......
 
NewsRoundup 15/3/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
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BreakingNews 14/3/17 - IPOB threatens to stop Obiano`s second term bid
[ Masterweb Reports: Emma Elekwa reports ] - The leadership of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has threatened to stop the second term bid of the Anambra State governor, Willie Obiano. The threat is coming on the heels of the governor’s description of the body as a toothless bulldog.   IPOB’s spokespersons, Emma Nmezu and Dr. Clifford Iroanya, who also quoted Obiano to have referred to the group as being &ldqu......
 
BreakingNews 14/3/17 - Benin, Ijaw, Itsekiri bicker over ownership of Gelegele community
[ Masterweb Reports: Usman A. Bello reports ] - A group under the aegis of Benin Solidarity Movement (BSM) yesterday alleged that Ijaw and Isekiri are plotting to take over Gelegele oil bearing community in Ovia North East local government of Edo state.   Daily Trust reports that during the recent visit of Vice President Yemi Osibanjo to Edo state, Oba Ewuare II, while welcoming him to his palace asked the federal governmen......
 
BreakingNews 14/3/17 - Naira falls after CBN weakens currency on spot market
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Naira weakened for the second consecutive session on Tuesday after the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) sold the dollar at its highest level ever on the official interbank market.   Traders said the CBN sold $1.5 million at 305.75 per dollar. Commercial lenders then resold dollars at a 0.50 naira margin, leaving the naira at 306.25 a......
 
NewsRoundup 14/3/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 13/3/17: Buhari resumes office, receives briefing from Osinbajo
[ Masterweb Reports: Anthony Ogbonna reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari has, Monday the 13th of March, 2017 resumed office at the Aso Rock, Presidential Villa after almost 50 days medical leave in London. The Special Adviser to President Buhari on media and publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina confirmed the news. He said President Buhari arrived his office at exactly 11;am.   He also said that President Buhari is currently being briefed by the Vice P......
 
BreakingNews 13/3/17: Nigeria National Assembly secretary slumps, dies
[ Masterweb Reports: Musa Abdullahi Krishi reports ] - A clerk of one of the committees in the House of Representatives on Monday slumped and died at the National Assembly complex, Abuja. Mohammed Shuaibu, who until his death was the clerk of the House Committee on Agricultural Production and Services, reportedly slumped at about 12.noon while walking on a staircase and was rushed to the National Assembly clinic.    It was at the clinic tha......
 
BreakingNews 13/3/17: Nigerian Police arrest man for allegedly chopping off penis of 9-month-old boy
[ Masterweb Reports ] - The Police in Bayelsa on Monday confirmed the arrest of a 59-year-old traditional health practitioner, Mr Ziworitin Keke, who allegedly cut off the penis of a nine-month-old boy during circumcision.   ......
 
MasterwebNews 13/3/17: Leave Soludo Out of Your Scheming, Group Warns Oshiomhole
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Reports ] - We read the report credited to Comrade Adams Oshiomhole alleging that the former Central Bank of Nigeria Governor and erudite Professor of Economics, Professor Chukwuma Soludo enriched two Nigerian banks with the sum of N8billion with great amusement. We wonder when Oshiomhole became erudite economist to chellenge a world-class economist like Soludo in matters related to national economy?......
 
NewsRoundup 13/3/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 12/3/17: We must do more to educate our children -President Buhari
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari Friday called for more concerted efforts towards ensuring that all Nigerian children get good education in order to be relevant in a world driven by new technology.   Presidential spokesman Femi Adesina, in a statement, quoted Buhari as saying this while speaking to some governors,......
 
BreakingNews 12/3/17: NDLEA nabs Grandma over attempt to smuggle cocaine to Saudi Arabia
[ Masterweb Reports: Abdullateef Aliyu reports ] - A fifty-seven (57) year-old grandmother, and textile merchant at Balogun market in Lagos, Odeyemi Omolara Morayo has been caught in connection with cocaine smuggling to Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. She was arrested at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos while attempting to board an Egypt Air flight.   The suspect was believed to be embarking on lesser hajj when she was caught with ......
 
NewsRoundup 12/3/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 11/3/17 - Nigerian court orders arrest of gay bar operator
[ Masterweb Reports: Eugene Agha reports ] - A Lagos High Court sitting in Badagry has ordered for the immediate arrest of a 47-year-old man, Schedrak Azuu, for operating a gay bar in the state. The accuse is said to be the owner of a gay bar known as “Izu home for real men” situated at Kilometre 10 along Lagos-Badagry Expressway.   ......
 
BreakingNews 11/3/17 - Buhari to formalise resumption Monday
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari is to write a letter to the National Assembly Monday to make his return to work formal and constitutional after his return yesterday from a medical trip to the United Kingdom,his Special Adviser on Media and Pu......
 
NewsRoundup 11/3/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 10/3/17 - President Buhari returns to Nigeria
[ Masterweb Reports: Ameh Comrade Godwin reports ] - Buhari touched down at the new Kaduna International Airport at the wee hours of Friday, amid tight security. Presidency sources said the President arrived at about 4 a.m. Just yesterday, Buhari’s aide on media and publicity, Femi Adesina announced that the president, who left the shores of the country on January 19, 2017 for a vacation, during which he had routine medical check-ups, would return today, Friday. ......
 
NewsRoundup 10/3/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
MasterwebNews 9/3/17 - From Prolonged Illegal Detention, Zeenat Zakzaky Writes Buhari in UK
[ Masterweb Reports: Zakzaky Writes Buhari  by Proxy ] - Dear Mr. President; I greet you with peace as you rest in the United Kingdom. My salutations and warm wishes to you and your loved ones there to take care of you in your time of need. I pray Allah's mercy on you. ......
 
BreakingNews 9/3/17 - If Igbo did not marginalize her minorites during the analogue years, Why Will They Do So In This Digital Age?
[ Masterweb Reports: Efa-Iwa Rex Egbe reports ] - Some weeks back on one of your posts I made a rebuttal about the erroneous and mischievous rants of some of my (our) misinformed NigerDelta brothers. First and foremost let me tell you all a little story for the avoidance of doubt. I am from the Agbo ethnic group in Cross River State. We are located in Abi Local Government Area which is a coastal settlement and unarguably the smallest LGA in Cross River State in term......
 
BreakingNews 9/3/17 - Why we will disrupt Pro-Buhari rally in Awka -MASSOB
[ Masterweb Reports: Chijioke Jannah reports ] - The Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB), has said that it would not allow the proposed rally in support of President Muhammadu Buhari to hold in Awka on Friday.   It described the rally as an attempt by Igbo politicians in the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to bring “political disgrace to Igbo land.”   The group said this in a sta......
 
NewsRoundup 9/3/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 8/3/17 - MASSOB shuts down headquarters, camps in Igboland till further notice
[ Masterweb Reports: Chinonso Alozie reports ] - The leadership of the Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, led by Uchenna Madu, yesterday, announced that it has closed down all the camps of ,MASSOB, in Igboland including it headquarters in Okwe, Onuimo Local Government Area of Imo state.   MASSOB made this known through a release issued to newsmen in Owerri, by the National Director of Information, Comrade Sa......
 
BreakingNews 8/3/17 - Female student killed by truck after being sent home over school fees
[ Masterweb Reports: Emma Elekwa reports ] - A female student of Community Secondary School, Adazi-Ani in Anaocha Local Government Area of Anambra State was yesterday crushed by an articulated truck. The deceased, a JSS2 student, identified as Chinyere was said to be dashing across the road after being sent out of the school over non-payment of school fees.   A witness who gave his name as Abuchi, said the incident occurred ab......
 
BreakingNews 8/3/17 - Police arrest Kogi civil servant over N21.9m double salaries
[ Masterweb Reports: Itodo Daniel Sule reports ] - The Kogi State Investigative Bureau operatives attached to the ongoing Staff Screening Appeals Committee have arrested a civil servant from Ibaji Local Government Area, Austin Atule who is alleged to have been earning salaries from both Ibaji Local Government Council and the Teaching Service Commission for the past 10 years.   Briefing newsmen at the Kogi State Government Hous......
 
NewsRoundup 8/3/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 7/3/17 - Atiku advocates merger of states
[ Masterweb Reports: Hameed Oyegbade reports ] - Former Vice President Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has described Nigeria’s political system as a mockery of true federalism, saying restructuring and merging of some states remain the panacea to the challenges facing the country.     He said this yesterday while delivering the Annual Professor Ademola Popoola public lecture of the Faculty of Law at Obafemi Awolowo Un......
 
BreakingNews 7/3/17 - 4 villagers die of strange disease in Zamfara, many hospitalized
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Alhaji Salisu Isa-Dangulbi, Chairman of Maru Local Government Council in Zamfara, said on Tuesday that four persons had died of a strange disease in Bindin village of the area. The chairman told newsmen in Gusau that the council had mobilized a team of medical experts headed by its Director of Health to control the situation.   “We have also reported this situation to the state government through the ministries of health and ......
 
MasterwebNews 7/3/17 - Nigeria: Northern govs urged to create economic development plan
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The Northern States Governors Forum has been urged to create a five-year......
 
NewsRoundup 7/3/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 6/3/17 - Nigeria lashes Amnesty International on report
[ Masterweb Reports: Isaac Aregbesola reports ] - The Federal Government has condemned the 2015/2016 report of Amnesty International (AI) as lacking conformity to standards. The government said the report lacked both local and international standards on evidence gathering.   The Ministry of Foreign Affairs in a statement by its spokesperson, Mr Clement Aduku, in Abuja regretted that the report never condemned the atrocities committed by terrorist gro......
 
BreakingNews 6/3/17 - Why I dumped my baby in a toilet -Nigerian Mother
[ Masterweb Reports: Balarabe Alkassim reports ] - A mother-of-seven who dumped her newborn baby girl in a toilet in Bauchi, has attributed her action to poverty. Juliana James, who lives in Goru area of the state capital, was paraded by the police Friday alongside 130 other suspects who were arrested by officers of the state police command.    The suspect who fries bean cake to make a living said her husband abandoned......
 
BreakingNews 6/3/17 - Kano sues bride for given birth, day after mass wedding
[ Masterweb Reports: Yusha'u A. Ibrahim reports ] - Kano State government has dragged Habiba Inusa of Doguwa Gangare to court for given birth day after the mass wedding sponsored by government, the Director General of Hisbah Board, Dr. Abba Sifu has said.   Dr. Sufi told Daily Trust on Sunday that the woman was arraigned before a Shari'ah court in Doguwa local government area of Kano state for adultery and deliberate concealment of pregna......
 
NewsRoundup 6/3/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
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BreakingNews 5/3/17 - Buhari calls Obasanjo on his 80th birthday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated with former president, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, on the occasion of his 80th birthday, according to a statement by the presidency. The statement issued by the Special Adviser to the President, Femi Adesina reads:   “In a phone call from London, where he is convalescing, President Buhari told the former military ruler (1976 to 1979) and democratically elected president (1999 to 2007) t......
 
MasterwebNews 5/3/17 - Ekweremadu advocates review of minimum wage to N50,000
[ Masterweb Reports: Ismail Mudashir reports ] - The Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has advocated an upward review of minimum wage from N18,000 to N50,000. Delivering the 4th National Public Service Lecture of the University of Ibadan Alumni Association, he said, “when a man who earns N18,000, cannot buy a bag of rice, how then can such a person  take care of his family? Does it make sense to him if you tell hi......
 
NewsRoundup 5/3/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
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BreakingNews 4/3/17: Naira loses steam against dollar, sells at N465 per dollar
[ Masterweb Reports ] - The Naira on Friday depreciated against the dollar at the parallel market after posting days of appreciation, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. The nation’s currency lost N7 to exchange at N465 to a dollar after closing at N458 on Thursday, while the Pound Sterling and the Euro traded at N542 and N480.   ......
 
BreakingNews 4/3/17: Why I dump my baby in a latrine -Nigerian Mother
‎[ Masterweb Reports: Balarabe Alkassim reports ] - A mother of seven children who allegedly dumped her newborn baby girl in a soak away pit in Bauchi has attributed her action to extreme poverty affecting the family.   Juliana James who live in Goru area of the state capital, was paraded by the police Friday alongside 130 other suspects who were arr......
 
BreakingNews 4/3/17 - Train mishap in Osogbo grounds railway movement en route north
[ Masterweb Reports: Hameed Oyegbade reports ] - A passenger train derailed in Osogbo, capital of Osun State on Saturday and some of the coaches somersaulted on the track and grounded the movement of other trains traveling to Northern parts of the country. The accident occurred shortly after the ill-fa......
 
NewsRoundup 4/3/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
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MasterwebNews 3/3/17 - IPOB reacts on Abuja court ruling on Kanu
[ Masterweb Reports: Vincent Ujumadu reports ] - The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has reacted on the ruling of the Federal High Court, Abuja presided over by Justice Binta Nyako, which quashed all the charges against the detained leader of IPOB, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, describing the outcome as the handiwork of God.   In a statement in Awka, IPOB media and publicity secretary, Comrade Emma Powerful urged members of the group to remain resolute i......
 
NewsRoundup 3/3/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
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BreakingNews 2/3/17 - PDP Commends Move By Jonathan To End Party Crisis
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - PDP Prayer Network has commended the political solution introduced by former President Good Luck Jonathan as the way out of the current political imbroglio rocking the party. Press Secretary of the group, Mr. Emmanuel Chukwu disclosed this to news men when asked about the outcome of the recent National Day of Prayer his group declared to seek divine intervention for the party. ......
 
BreakingNews 2/3/17 - Judge rules that Nnamdi Kanu must be tried for treason
On Wednesday, Binta Nyako, justice of the federal high court, Abuja, dismissed six charges brought against the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), but held that he would be re-arraigned on a five count charge of treasonable felony. Kanu was immediately re-arraigned  on the sustained five charges. Felony is punishable under section 41(C) of the Criminal Code Act, CAP C38 laws of the federation of Nigeria. Mohammed Diri, director of public prosecu......
 
MasterwebNews 2/3/17 - Nigeria Customs gives vehicle owners nationwide 30 days to pay duty
[ Masterweb Reports: Simon Echewofun Sunday reports ] - The Comptroller-General of Customs (CGC), Col. Hameed Ibrahim Ali has granted a 30 day grace period to all vehicle owners whose Customs Duty have not been paid, to do so or face prosecution.   This is coming two months after the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) banned all importation of vehicles throug......
 
NewsRoundup 2/3/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
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BreakingNews 1/3/17: International Association of African Authors and Scholars (IAAAS) becomes not-for-profit organization
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - ATLANTA, February 28, 2017……Today, the International Association of African Authors and Scholars (......
 
BreakingNews 1/3/17: I Will Never Contest Against Buhari -Tinubu
[ Masterweb Reports: Oche Daniel reports ] - All Progressives Congress (APC) chieftain Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu will never stand in any contest against President Muhammadu Buhari or support anyone against him, his Media Office said yesterday.   Tinubu pledged his continued loyalty to the president and the APC in a statement to debunk Thisday’s story published y......
 
NewsRoundup 1/3/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
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BreakingNews 28/2/17: Osinbajo consults Buhari on major decisions -Presidency
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - Acting President Yemi Osinbajo consults his boss, Muhammadu Buhari, on a daily basis before taking major decisions, the Presidency has said. Special Adviser to the President on Political Affairs, Senator Babafemi Ojudu, disclosed this in an interview with State House correspondents yesterday.   Osinbajo has been acting as president since January 19 when Buhari embarked on ......
 
BreakingNews 28/2/17: Beat your wife and lose your title - Emir Sanusi to Imams, Traditional leaders
[ Masterweb Reports: Dorcas Daniel reports ] - The Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi has cautioned all Islamic title holders in Kano to desist from the bad habit of beating their wives or else “outrightly lose their title.” He reportedly revealed this at the recent mass wedding of 1,520 couples last weekend, sponsored by the Kano state government.   The Emir, ......
 
NewsRoundup 28/2/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
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MasterwebNews 27/2/17 - Nigeria appoints five Directors, GM for NCAA
[ Masterweb Reports: Abdullateef Aliyu reports ] - Barely 48 hours after the Federal Government sacked virtually all the Directors of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), the Government has approved the appointment of five new Directors and one General Manager.   Those appointed according to the General Manager, Public Affairs, Mr. Sam Adurogboye in a statement on Monday, are Group Captain Edem Oyo-Ita (Director of Air Transport Regulatio......
 
NewsRoundup 27/2/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
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BreakingNews 26/2/17: Outcry as cattle trains pulled out of Zamfara
  [ Masterweb Reports: Shehu Umar reports ] - Cattle dealers and other residents in Zamfara State have expressed disappointment over the Federal Government’s suspension of cattle transport......
 
BreakingNews 26/2/17: Abducted German archeologists regain freedom
[ Masterweb Reports: Ronald Mutum reports ] - Two German archeologists kidnapped at an excavation site in Kaduna state, have regained their freedom, barely 48 hours after the Police commenced a rescue mission, Daily Trust gathered on Sunday. The archaeologists; Professor Peter Breunig and Johannes Behirnger were kidnapped on Wednesday 22nd February, 2017.   Daily Trust could not independently verify if any ransom was paid for their freedo......
 
NewsRoundup 26/2/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
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MasterwebNews 25/2/17 - How Biafra Will Achieve Independence -Ralph Uwazuruike
[ Masterweb Reports: Seun Opejobi reports ] - Founder of the Movement for the Actualization of Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, Ralph Uwazuruike, on Wednesday disclosed how Biafra would be actualized. Speaking during a meeting between members of MASSOB and Biafra Independent Movement, BIM, in Onueke, Ezza South Local Government Area of Ebonyi State, Uwazuruike maintained that Biafra will be achieved without firing a single gunshot.   Represented by BIM&......
 
MasterwebNews 25/2/17 - No cause for worry over my health, Buhari insists
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari has reassured Nigerians that though he is still resting, there is no cause for worry over his health condition. President Buhari gave the assurance Saturday in a telephone conversation with his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina.    Adesina, in a statement in his twitter handle, @FemAdesina, said the president thanked him for holding out against mischi......
 
BreakingNews 25/2/17 - Buhari speaks with Adesina, lauds him for holding out against mischief makers
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Mr. Femi Adesina, Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to the President, on Saturday, said he spoke with President Muhammadu Buhari who is currently on medical vacation in London.   Adesina confirmed this development on his twitter handle on Saturday in Abuja.   The pr......
 
NewsRoundup 25/2/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
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MasterwebNews 24/2/17 - Police to recruit 10,000 personnel annually -IGP
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Mr Ibrahim Idris, the Inspector-General of Police, says the force will henceforth recruit no fewer than 10,000 personnel annually to enhance its operations.   Idris disclosed this in Sokoto on Friday when he addressed officers and men of Zone 10 of the force in Sokoto, comprising:Sokoto, Kebbi and Zamfara state commands.......
 
BreakingNews 24/2/17 - Naira sustains gain as dollar crashes at parallel market
[ Masterweb Reports ] - The Naira on Friday sustained its gains against the dollar as liquidity boost by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) had forced a crash in the price of the greenback.   The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports in Lagos that the Naira exchanged at N460 to a dollar at the parallel market, gaining 40 points from N500 it recorded on Th......
 
NewsRoundup 24/2/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
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BreakingNews 23/2/17 - Nigeria: Kidnappers of German professor demand N60 million
[ Masterweb Reports: Andrew Agbese reports ] - The gunmen who abducted German archaeologist, Prof. Peter Breunij  and his associate, Johannes Buringer in Jenjela village near Kaduna on Wednesday, have contacted the colleagues of the‎ professor and have demanded  N60 million as ransom on the  two men.   A source at Jenjela village, Kagarko local government of Kaduna State, who prefers not to be named, said the abductors called the line o......
 
BreakingNews 23/2/17 - Group sues Buhari over human rights board
[ Masterweb Reports: John Chuks Azu reports ] - A human rights organization, the Citizens Advocacy for Social and Economic Rights (CASER) has approached a Federal High Court in Abuja for an order to compel President Muhammadu Buhari to appoint the board for the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC). CASER also wants the court to compel Buhari to appoint a substantive executive secretary for the commission as provided in Section 2(3), Section 7(1) o......
 
NewsRoundup 23/2/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
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BreakingNews 22/2/17 - Nigeria to construct Cameroon-Nigeria border bridge with $40m
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The Federal Executive Council on Wednesday approved the contract for the construction of the Cameroon-Nigeria border link bridge at Ikot Efiem. The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, disclosed this to State House correspondents after the FEC meeting chaired by Acting President Yemi Osinbajo.    Fashola stated that $38 million would be spent on the construction of the bridge and......
 
BreakingNews 22/2/17 - Nigerian Army reacts to alleged killing of 177 IPOB members, 240 people in Borno
[ Masterweb Reports: Seun Opejobi reports ] - The Defence headquarters has denied allegation by Amnesty International (AI) that the military killed 240 people including babies in Borno and 177 members of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, in the South East.   AI, in a recent report had claimed that personnels of the Nigerian Military allegedly killed 240 people in Borno and 177 pro-Biafra agitators in the South East.   But th......
 
BreakingNews 22/2/17 - Buhari`s lawyer explains why he gave Justice Ademola N500,000
[ Masterweb Reports: Levinus Nwabughiogu reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari’s lawyer, Kola Awodein, SAN, has admitted that he gave the sum of N500,000 to Justice Niyi Ademola of the Federal High Court, currently standing trial for alleged corruption.   He however said it was a personal gift to the Judge on the occasion of his daughter’s High Society wedding solemnization, saying it was according judicial customs and traditions.......
 
NewsRoundup 22/2/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
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BreakingNews 21/2/17 - Do not expect me back any time soon, Buhari tells Nigerians
[ Masterweb Reports: Levinus Nwabughiogu reports ] - President Mohammadu Buhari has said that he needed a longer period of time to rest in London, United Kingdom where he had gone on medical vacation. The import of this is that the president should not be expected back to Nigeria any time soon. The president said the need to further rest in London was necessitated by the series of medical tests he had run.   He however expressed gratitude t......
 
NewsRoundup 21/2/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
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MasterwebNews 20/2/17: Bolaji Lawal appointed GTBank Executive Director
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - The Board of Directors of foremost African financial institution; Guaranty Trust Bank plc, has announced the appointment of Mobolaji Lawal as an Executive Director of the Bank. Prior to his appointment, he was the Divisional Head, Digital Banking Division. ......
 
MasterwebNews 20/2/17: Nigeria urges AU action over xenophobic attacks on Nigerians in South Africa
[ Masterweb Reports: Terhemba Daka ] - The Nigerian government has called on the African Union to urgently intervene in the renewed xenophobic attacks on Nigerians and other Africans living in South Africa. The government yesterday also called on the South African authorities to take decisive and definitive ‎measures to protect Nigerian citizens and other Africans within South Africa’s borders.   In a statement issued in Abuja Monday, Senior Spe......
 
BreakingNews 20/2/17: Biafra agitators, including IPOB and MASSOB adopt UPP as their political party
[ Masterweb Reports: Austin Oyibode reports ] - Leaders of pro-Biafran organizations across the world met over the weekend to adopt the United Progressive Party (UPP) as Biafra's national party in Nigeria. The groups in a meeting in Enugu, where they were hosted by the UPP, led by its national chairman, Chief Chekwas Okorie, vowed to take over the leadership of the old Biafran region, starting with Anambra.   ......
 
NewsRoundup 20/2/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
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BreakingNews 19/2/17: Nigeria: Lady runs mad inside Osogbo popular market
[ Maserweb Reports: Hameed Oyegbade reports ] - A lady suddenly started display madness on the road at Akindeko popular market, near Olaiya junction in Osogbo, capital of Osun state on Saturday evening, Daily Trust correspondent stumbled on the scene.   The lady caused confusion in the market for over an hour as there was no vehicular movement owing to t......
 
BreakingNews 19/2/17: Nigeria now 2nd largest producer of rice -Presidency
[ Masterweb Reports: Muideen Olaniyi reports ] - The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, says Nigeria has achieved the status of second largest producer of rice in the world. Malam Garba said this in Abuja at the weekend at a special interactive session with the youths organized by Citizens Suppo......
 
NewsRoundup 19/2/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
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MasterwebNews 18/2/17 - When the work is done - Poem by Pastor Chi
[ Masterweb Reports: Poem by Pastor Chi ] - Pastor Chi can be reached by phone at +44 (0) 7405870957 or + 34631894093 and email  at chichinwogwugwu@yahoo.com She is author of “The Efficacy of Prayer”, “Breakthrough Deliverance” and “Hidden Secrets To Fulfilling Your Destiny”. Read her poem below.          &nb......
 
MasterwebNews 18/2/17 - Nigerian Army warns mischief makers
[ Masterweb Reports ] - The Nigerian Army has accused some of its ex-personnel of sponsoring a campaign of calumny against it on the social media and warned them to desist forthwith or be dealt with accordingly.   ......
 
NewsRoundup 18/2/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
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MasterwebNews 17/2/17 - 2019: "Nigerian youths will take their destiny into their hands"
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Green Nigeria, a coalition of young Nigerian professionals cutting across ethnic, religious and political party lines has called on Nigerian youths to take their destiny into their hands by participating more actively in politics and governance. Reacting to recent opinion articles by the publishers of YNaija and SIGNAL, Chude Jideonwo and Ohimai Amaize respectively, as well as a follow-up article on Tuesday by Mallam Bolaji Ab......
 
MasterwebNews 17/2/17 - UN seeks partnership with Nigerian media
[ Masterweb Reports ] - The United Nations (UN) has directed its agencies to operate an open door policy with the media in Nigeria for the success of the body’s operations in the country. The UN Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator in Nigeria, Mr Edward Kallon, made this known to newsmen at a round table in Abuja. ......
 
BreakingNews 17/2/17 - N8.5B fraud: Atewe paid N35m to Winners Chapel, witness tells court
[ Masterweb Reports: Yahaya Ibrahim reports ] - A prosecution witness in the ongoing trial of Major General Emmanuel Atewe, a former commander of the joint task force in the Niger Delta, on Friday narrated how funds for the task force was diverted. The witness, Nkem Ahidjo, told a Federal High Court in Lagos that N35 million of the N8.5 billion allegedly diverted was paid to the Living Faith Church, popularly known as Winners' Chapel.   ......
 
NewsRoundup 17/2/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
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BreakingNews 16/2/17: Details of Trump`s Phone Call To President Buhari of Nigeria
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - President Donald J. Trump spoke this week with President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria to discuss the strong cooperation between the United States and Nigeria, including on shared security, economic, and governance priorities.  President Trump underscored the importance the United States places on its relationship with Nigeria, and he expressed interest in working with President Buhari to expand the strong......
 
BreakingNews 16/2/17: I will declare Biafra March 15, IPOB toeing wrong path -Benjamin Onwuka, BZF leader
[ Masterweb Reports: Emmanuel Uzodinma reports ] - Barely 24 hours after he was released from prison, the leader of the Biafra Zionist Federation, BZF, Barr. Benjamin Onwuka has vowed to restore the Republic of Biafra by March 15, 2017. Onwuka had three years ago stormed the Enugu Broadcasting Service with intention to make a live broadcast, in order to declare Biafra.   But midway, security operatives acting on a tip-off, stormed the broadcast station an......
 
BreakingNews 16/2/17 - Buhari healthy, in high spirits says Saraki
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Senate President Bukola Saraki, who on Wednesday led a team of National Assembly leaders to visit President Muhammadu Buhari in London, said at the end of the visit: “there is no cause for alarm”.   His statement was meant to douse app......
 
NewsRoundup 16/2/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
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BreakingNews 15/2/17 - Deceased Nigeria Reps member buried
[ Masterweb Reports ] - A member of Huse of Representatives, representing Mashi/Dutsi Federal Constituency in Katsina State, Alhaji Sani Bello is dead. Bello died on Wednesday at Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, Kano, during a protracted illness.   He died at the age of 48, and is survived by three wives and many ......
 
BreakingNews 15/2/17 - Nigeria approves new National Health Policy
[ Masterweb Reports ] - The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved a new National Health Policy aimed at promoting the health of Nigerians to accelerate socio-economic development in the country.   The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, made this known when he briefed State House correspondents on the outcome of the FEC meeting, which was pre......
 
NewsRoundup 15/2/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
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BreakingNews 14/2/17: Boko Haram: As Security Agencies Close In On Borno Administration
[ Masterweb Reports: Dr. Peregrino Brimah reports ] - In May of 2014 the Administrator of Borno state, Kashim Shettima said as reported in Today.ng, “Leadership calls for restraint, if I should speak, heads will roll.”  It was the second time he had made that remark that year. Th......
 
BreakingNews 14/2/17: Get ready to see President Buhari, he is home sick -Presidency tells Nigerians
[ Masterweb Reports ] - The Presidency has alerted Nigerians on the possible return of President Muhammadu Buhari from London any moment from  today (Feb. 14) as he is no longer “enjoying his stay’’ outside the country.   Malam Garba Shehu, Senior ......
 
MasterwebNews 14/2/17 - Only Nigerians can decide Igbo presidency -Atiku
[ Masterweb Reports: Ahmed Tahir Ajobe reports ] - Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has said that the decision on whether it is the turn of the South East to have a shot at the presidency in 2019 lies with Nigerians.   Fielding questions from journalists after a more than two hours closed door meeting with former military President, General Ibrahim Babangida at his uphill residence in Minna on Tuesday, Atiku said such sensitive decision is a collecti......
 
NewsRoundup 14/2/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
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MasterwebNews 13/2/17 - 2018 Census: NPC commences third phase of Enumeration Area Demarcation
[ Masterweb Reports: Christiana T. Alabi reports ] - The Kaduna State Federal Commissioner of National Population Commission (NPC), Alahji Usman Ya’u Monday, disclosed the plan of the Commission to carry out the third phase of the Enumeration Area Demarcation (EAD), which will commence from February 20 to March 10, 2017.   Addressing newsmen in Kaduna, he noted ......
 
BreakingNews 13/2/17: Donald Trump Speaks With Buhari, To Later Call Zuma of South Africa
[ Masterweb Reports ] - The President of  United States, Donald Trump at 9:45 am in Washington, D.C., USA (2:45 pm in London) called President Muhammdu Buhari of Nigeria to wish him Happy Africa Day. Buhari reportedly spoke to Trump from a London residence in the call that lasted five minutes.  Trump is scheduled to later call Jacob Zuma, President of South Africa to also wish him the same (Happy Africa Day).  The two presid......
 
NewsRoundup 13/2/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
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BreakingNews 12/2/17: Pro-Buhari mega rally hits major cities
[ Masterweb Reports: Omeiza Ajayi reports ] - In apparent response to last week’s anti-Buhari protests across the country, a coalition of pro-Buhari organizations under the aegis of Citizens Support for Good Governance in Nigeria (SGGN) said it is mobilizing Nigerians of all shades for a mega rally tagged #iSupportPresidentBuhari to be held across Abuja, Lagos, Kaduna and Kano this week.   ‎Organizers of the event said such show of sup......
 
NewsRoundup 12/2/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
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BreakingNews 11/2/17 - Buhari`s Letter to Senate Reveals Why He Won`t Return To Nigeria Now
[ Masterweb Reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari will return to Nigeria when his doctors certify him fit to travel and resume duties as President of Federal Republic of Nigeria. This was according to Buhari’s February 5 letter to the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, requesting an indefinite extension of his medical leave.   The letter obtained by Masterweb reads: “Further to my letter dated 18th January 2017 in which I no......
 
BreakingNews 11/2/17 - How EFCC recovered $9.8million from Yakubu, Ex-NNPC GMD
[ Masterweb Reports: Ronald Mutum reports ] - Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has recovered 9.8 million US Dollars and another 74 thousand Pound Sterling in a building in Kaduna belonging to a former Group Managing Director of The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Andrew Yakubu. ......
 
BreakingNews 11/2/17 - Nigeria to reposition economy by leveraging on ICT -Perm Sec
[ Masterweb Reports ] - The Ministry of Communications says the Federal Government is repositioning the country’s economy by leveraging on Information Communications Technology (ICT).   A statement issued in Abuja by Mrs Pauline Sule, the Assistant Chief Informatio......
 
NewsRoundup 11/2/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
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MasterwebNews 10/2/17 - Buhari will not sneak into Nigeria -Femi Adesina
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Mr. Femi Adesina, Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity told reporters his principal would not sneak into the country from UK where he is on medical leave.  Adesina speaking to newsmen said Nigerians would see Buhari when he returns and not his just sneaking into the country. “He is the president of Nigeria and will not sneak in” Adesina said.   Masterweb reliably&......
 
NewsRoundup 10/2/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
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BreakingNews 9/2/17 - Liberian man`s penis cut-off by hoodlums
[ Masterweb Reports: Isaac Dachen reports ] - A Liberian man was left in blood and tears after his manhood was cut in broad daylight by unknown people. According to reports, the man was seen crying in excruciating pains with blood all over him as he lamented that some hoodlums had cut off his penis at the Duport Road Northeast of the country.   Eyewitnesses say the man who was in his 30s, had had his private part completely slashed by the unknown persons ......
 
BreakingNews 9/2/17 - Nigerian government takes over Arik airlines, appoints new management
[ Masterweb Reports: Bassey Udo reports ] - The Federal Government on Thursday took over Arik Airlines and announced the appointment of a new management in a bid to save the country’s aviation industry from total collapse.   Under the new arrangement, Roy Ilegbodu, a veteran aviation expert, has been named to take over the management of the airline under the receivership of Oluseye Opasanya, a senior advocate of Nigeria.   Besid......
 
NewsRoundup 9/2/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
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BreakingNews 8/2/17 - President Buhari To Be Back In Nigeria Within Two Weeks
[ Masterweb Reports ] – Masterweb has authoritatively gathered that President Muhammadu Buhari will be back to Nigeria within two weeks from now. Buhari on February 5, 2017 wrote Nigeria National Assembly of his desire to extend his medical leave in order to complete and receive the results of a series of tests recommended by his doctors. Our information is that the earliest the president will arrive Nigeria is early next week and dependi......
 
MasterwebNews 8/2/17 - Buhari, Death Rumour And The Scuttled Protests
[ Masterweb Reports: Olalekan Waheed Adigun reports ] -On Sunday 5th February, I suffered two major disappointments. First, like most patriotic Nigerians, I supported, and planed to participate in......
 
NewsRoundup 8/2/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
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BreakingNews 7/2/17 - Nigerians insist Seun Egbegbe is under a spell
[ Masterweb Reports: Lee Seung reports ] - Shortly after news broke on the blogosphere that film maker, Seun Egbegbe, was arrested for allegedly defrauding a bureau de change operator of $60,000, online commenters were quick to flood various blogs airing their opinion on the issue. Many of them insisted that the filmmaker must be under a “spell.” ......
 
BreakingNews 7/2/17 - EFCC whisks away Ibrahim Shema from court premises
[ Masterweb Reports: Habibu Umar Aminu reports ] - The Economic and Financial Crime Commission EFCC may have re-arrested former governor Ibrahim Shema on his way out of court premises, Daily Trust reports. Operatives of the commission, on Tuesday barricaded the main exist of the court and asked Shema to come down from his car and joined them in their vehicle. It took over an hour during the standoff bef......
 
BreakingNews 7/2/17 - Abuja-Kaduna train fares rise by 50%
[ Masterweb Reports: Chris Agabi reports ] - The Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) has increased the ticket fare for Abuja-Kaduna route. The new regime, which took effect from yesterday, Executive Class ticket now se......
 
NewsRoundup 7/2/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
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MasterwebNews 6/2/17: In search of Igbo president
[ Masteweb Reports: Muhammad Ajah reports ] - Former President Obasanjo while hosting the leadership of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Ogun state chapter led by Bishop Tunde-Akin Akinsanya at his Hilltop residence in Abeokuta, threw weight behind a possible Igbo President for 2019. He proclaimed: “…Irrespective of the thinking of the people ahead of 2019, I personally think that South-East should have a go at the Presidency too”.  But form......
 
BreakingNews 6/2/17: N26m fraud: Fani Kayode to approach FG for settlement
[ Masterweb Reports: John Chuks Azu reports ] - Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani Kayode may explore out-of-court settlement with the federal government on his current trial over alleged N26 million fraud.   ......
 
BreakingNews 6/2/17: Buhari hale and hearty -Osinbajo
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has said that he cannot disclose the health status of President Muhammadu Buhari, adding that the president is hale and hearty. The acting president stated that only President Buhari would disclose his health status at the appropriate time.    The acting president said he just had a long conversation with Buhari, noting that the latter was interested in knowing the present ......
 
NewsRoundup 6/2/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
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BreakingNews 5/2/17: Buhari extends vacation, awaits results of medical tests
[ Masterweb Reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari has written to the National Assembly (NASS), informing of his desire to extend his leave in order to complete and receive the results of a series of tests recommended by his doctors.   A statement by President’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, said the president had since communicated his plan for the extension of the vacation to NASS on Feb. 5.   &ldquo......
 
BreakingNews 5/2/17: "Reports attributed to me on the President`s return, fake" Lai Mohammed
[ Masterweb Reports: Latifat Opoola reports ] - Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed has refuted claims in the media, quoting him as saying President Buhari’s return to Nigeria may be hampered by a faulty aircraft.   ......
 
NewsRoundup 5/2/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
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BreakingNews 4/2/17 - Nigeria not bound by African Union decision to pull out of ICC
[ Masterweb Reports: Abdullateef Salau reports ] - The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Geoffrey Onyeama, has said that Nigeria is not bound by the decision of the African Union to collectively pull out of the International Criminal Court (ICC). ......
 
BreakingNews 4/2/17 - Ibori receives rousing welcome in Oghara, his hometown
[ Masterweb Reports ] - The ancient town of Oghara in Ethiope West local Governments Area of Delta State was on Saturday agog as former governor James Ibori returned home after serving jail term in a UK prison. Ibori, who was convicted by a British court on charges of money laundering, arrived at the Benin Airport on Saturday aboard a chartered plane, IZYAIR, with registration number India Zulu Yanky (5NIZY).   The flight, a C......
 
NewsRoundup 4/2/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
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MasterwebNews 3/2/17: Buhari not dead -Minister of Communications
[ Masterweb Reports ] - The Minister of Communications, Mr Adebayo Shittu, on Friday dismissed speculations on that President Muhammadu Buhari is dead. Shittu, who represented Buhari in Ilorin, at the formal opening of the 31st National Qur’anic Recitation Competition, said: “President Buhari is not dead......
 
MasterwebNews 3/2/17 - FCT police warns against 2Face planned protest
[ Masterweb Reports: Ronald Mutum reports ] - The FCT Commissioner of Police (CP) Muhammed Mustafa has warned individuals and groups planning any form of protest in Abuja to notify the Command before embarking on such protest.   Mustafa who spoke on Friday at a press conference at the Command Headquarters in Abuja, said the warning follows reports making the rounds on the social media of a planned nationwide protest slated for 5th February, 2017. ......
 
MasterwebNews 3/2/17 - UN Campaign to Save Nigerian Children from Measles, Polio
[ Masterweb Reports: Odimegwu Onwumere reports ] - At a time when reports showed that many children were malnourished, susceptible to different diseases and have died in their numbers in the North-east ravaged by Boko Haram which resulted to spent healthcare services, the United Nations (UN) on January 13, 2017, took up a massive campaign to protect as many as 4.7 million children from measles in the area.   In September 2016, the National Immunisation Fi......
 
NewsRoundup 3/2/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
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MasterwebNews 2/2/17 - Nigeria to pay overdue allowances to ex-militants
[ Masterweb Reports ] - The federal government will soon pay all the overdue cash stipends it owes former militants who signed up for an amnesty in 2009 in the Niger Delta oil hub, the government said on Thursday.   Militants have threatened to resume attacking oil facilities should the cash payments not be made.   "......
 
MasterwebNews 2/2/17 - Man hangs self in Kano
[ Masterweb Reports: Yusha'u Ibrahim reports ] - A middle-age man identified as Nura was found hung on a tree plant in Tsamiya village of Gezawa local government area of Kano state. The man was suspected to have hung himself for reasons best knwon to him, an eye witness, said.   "The man kept his shirt, shoe and a local counter (Charbi) under the tree and then wrote his name before he committed suicide," he said.   As at the......
 
MasterwebNews 2/2/17 - Andy Uba, APC and Anambra Guber Polls
[ Masterweb Reports: Emeka Ekene C. reports ] - After months of speculations, the Senator representing Anambra South Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Senator Andy Uba has finally dumped the opposition Peoples Democratic Party for the All Progressives Congress.   The gentleman Senator noted that his old party, the PDP lacked ideology and focus which were what he saw in APC and was attracted to it.   It will be recalle......
 
NewsRoundup 2/2/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
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BreakingNews 1/2/17 - Court Grants Bail To Five IPOB Members
[ Masterweb Reports:  Igbeaku Orji reports ] - A magistrate’s court in Umuahia, the Abia State capital, yesterday granted bail to five members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) to the tune of N200,000 each with a guarantor.   The IPOB members are however to be remanded in prison custody on the order of the court until the bail conditions were met. The five IPOB mem......
 
BreakingNews 1/2/17 - Drivers in Gombe decry high price of speed limit device
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Some drivers in Gombe have called on the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) to reduce the price of the Speed Limit Device (SLD) to make it affordable to motorists. The drivers made the called in separate interviews with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Wednesday in Gombe, saying that the price was unaffordable to them......
 
BreakingNews 1/2/17 - UK deportees arrive Nigeria
[ Masterweb Reports: Abdullateef Aliyu reports ] - Dozens of Nigerians were this morning deported from the United Kingdom. They arrived at the cargo terminal of Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Ikeja Lagos in an unmarked Air bus aircraft which touched ground at exactly 7:40 a.m.   Among the deportees are prisoners who would complete their jail terms in Nigeria.......
 
NewsRoundup 1/2/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
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BreakingNews 31/1/17 - Biafra: IPOB vows to release Kanu, other members in police, DSS custody
[ Masterweb Reports: Seun Opejobi reports ] - The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has vowed to effect the release of all its members remanded in several custody of security agents across the country, including those in prison. IPOB made the declaration in a statement by its Media and Publicity Secretary, Emma Powerful on Tuesday.   The Secessionist group also assured its members injured during the rally in solidarity of the inauguration of the Uni......
 
BreakingNews 31/1/17 - Buhari calls Dalung, condole him over wife`s death
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari has placed a telephone call to the Minister of Youth Development and Sports, Solomon Dalung, to condole him over his wife's death. The Senior Special Assistant to the Vice President on Media and Publicity, Laolu Akande, said this in a statement on Tuesday.   "The President, who is currently away on vacation, implored Barrister Da......
 
BreakingNews 31/1/17 - Man runs naked in Abuja
[ Masterweb Reports: Taiwo Adeniyi reports ] - Abuja: A middle-aged man on Thursday alighted from a taxi, pulled off his clothes and started running. He ran naked for over two kilometres before he stopped, looking confused. The incident which happened at about 2.00 p.m. around Chida junction, Utako, shocked onlookers in the area, with some claiming he was under ‘spiritual attack’ while others saying he could be on drugs.   ......
 
NewsRoundup 31/1/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
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BreakingNews 30/1/17: Police arrest "Biafra Times" publisher, 9 others for alleged sedition
[ Masterweb Reports ] - The police in Lagos on Monday said they had arrested the publisher of Biafra Times and nine others for allegedly publishing and circulating seditious and malicious publication.   Parading the 10 suspects, Lagos State Police Commissioner, Fatai Owosen......
 
BreakingNews 30/1/17: Owerri Court Attack: Prisons boss wants information on `Vampire`, attackers
[ Masterweb Reports: Joshua Odeyemi reports ] - The Controller General of Prisons (CGP), Ja'afaru Ahmed has appealed to the public to provide useful information that would lead to the arrest of a suspect, Chibueze Henry Oyenkachi, also known as vampire as well as the gunmen who freed him from custody. ......
 
NewsRoundup 30/1/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
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BreakingNews 29/1/17: Nigeria Super-polygamist, Masaba, dies at 93
[ Masterweb Reports: Ahmed Tahir Ajobe reports ] - The controversial super-polygamist and Islamic preacher, Alhaji Mohammed Abubakar Bello Masaba is dead. He died yesterday afternoon after a brief illness in his Bida residence. He wa......
 
BreakingNews 29/1/17: APC targets one million members in Anambra
[ Masterweb Reports: Emma Elekwa reports ] - The All Progressives Congress (APC), Anambra State chapter, yesterday commenced registration of members of the party in the state with a target of over one million people. ......
 
NewsRoundup 29/1/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
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BreakingNews 28/1/17 - Trump`s Wall Will Kill The Drug Cartel, Save Thousands of Lives In Mexico
[ Masterweb Reports: Dr. Peregrino Brimah reports ] - As United States president Donald Trump moves ahead with building the "great wall" between America and Mexico at its southern border, there is an important benefit of the wall that has little been considered: the Mexican point of view. ......
 
MasterwebNews 28/1/17 - What should be done to Diezani after she returns loot?
[ Masterweb Reports: Hafsah Abubakar Matazu reports ] - Diezani Alison-Madueke, former Petroleum Minister under former President Goodluck Jonathan’s administration is to forfeit the sum of $153,310,000 to the Federal government. The funds were allegedly looted and stashed in the banks. According to the court ruling, the money which the former minister is accused of  siphoning from the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) wi......
 
NewsRoundup 28/1/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
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BreakingNews 27/1/17 - On Trumpism and America for Nigeria
[ Masterweb Reports: Anthony Akinola reports ] - Professor Richard Neustadt, a revered authority on American presidential politics, contends in his celebrated book, 'Presidential Power and the Modern Presidents,' that "The presidency is not a place for amateurs. The sort of expertise can hardly be acquired without deep experience in political office. The presidency is a place for men of politics but by no means is it a place for every politician". This statemen......
 
BreakingNews 27/1/17 - Lawyer Fashola Has Started `Stealing` Again Oh!
[ Masterweb Reports: Dr. Peregrino Brimah reports ] - Nigerians knew this would happen. When former Lagos state governor Tunde Fashola was quizzed during his confirmation hearings on the reported looting of millions of dollars Lagos state funds, he ridiculed the nation by saying, "I am only trained in law and I did not personally sign ......
 
NewsRoundup 27/1/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
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BreakingNews 26/1/17 - Finally, There Was Peace In The Gambia
[ Masterweb Reports: OlalekanWaheed Adigun reports......
 
BreakingNews 26/1/17 - Nigeria Should Approach Trump From Position of Strength
[ Masterweb Reports: SKC Ogbonnia reports ] - Donald John Trump is finally the president of the United States of America. Expectedly, there is a palpable tension around the world. The Americans themselves have remained apprehensive. Countries in the East and the West are gripped in fervent fear. Even those in Africa are not left behind, all quivering as if though they have never encountered an American horror movie before. Nigeria,......
 
NewsRoundup 26/1/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
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MasterwebNews 25/1/17 - Buhari, deaths and rumours of death
[ Masterweb Reports: Jude Ndukwe reports ] - Since the travel of President Muhammadu Buhari to the UK for medical reasons, the nation has been rife with the rumoured death of the president which, thankfully, his spokespersons, Femi Adeshina and Garba Shehu, have debunked. In fact, there is a picture in the cyberspace showing the president to be relaxing and watching TV over there in the UK.   While some, for whatever reason, had celebrated the r......
 
MasterwebNews 25/1/17 - Stay off Lokoja-Abuja highway without speed limiting device -FRSC
[ Masterweb Reports ] - The Federal Roads Safety Corps (FRSC) in Kogi State has asked commercial vehicles without the speed limiting device to stay off the Lokoja–Abuja highway and other roads in the state as from Feb. 1.   The state Sector Commander of the FRSC, Mr ......
 
BreakingNews 25/1/17 - Adamawa Judicial Commission removes two judges, demotes one
[ Masterweb Reports: Kabiru R Anwar reports ] - The Adamawa State Judicial Service Commission has removed two judges from office and demoted one other. Secretary of the commission, Susana Elam disclosed the development in a press release issued on Wednesday but did not indicate reason for the disciplinary. The removed magistrates are Abdurrazak Abdullahi and Yohanna Kake, while Hussaini Musa was demoted.   Th......
 
NewsRoundup 25/1/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
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BreakingNews 24/1/17 - Army to sue Premium Times for `jeopardizing operations`
[ Masterweb Reports: Ronald Mutum reports ] - The Nigerian Army said it will sue Premium Times, an online newspaper for allegedly jeopardizing military operations. ......
 
NewsRoundup 24/1/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
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BreakingNews 23/1/17: Nigeria to launch free Healthcare Programme in Niger Delta
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Pastor Usani Uguru Usani, says the Federal Government will soon  embark on a free healthcare intervention scheme in the nine oil producing states as from next month. The minister made this known in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Monday in Abuja. ......
 
BreakingNews 23/1/17: Peter Obi Joined Former Ruling Party-PDP Knocking Down Igbo Ladders
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Mr. Peter Obi, former Governor of Anambra State accused detractors of plotting to pitch him against President Muhammadu Buhari. In a statement by his media aide, Mr. Val Obienyem, Obi said those behind his leaving his former political party, All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), were responsible for the plot. What is clear to the general public is that Obi governed Anambra well. Masterweb declared him one of the best governors in Nigeria after thei......
 
BreakingNews 23/1/17: Buhari releases N375m for pupils` feeding in 5 states
  [ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration has released over N375 million to feed almost 700,000 primary school pupils in five states. ......
 
NewsRoundup 23/1/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
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MasterwebNews 22/1/17: Mandatory Question SSS Must Answer Within 14 Days Concerning The Death Or Alive Of Detained Zaky El-Zaky, Malama El-Zaky And Pro Biafra Campaigners
[ Masterweb Reports: Intersociety reports ] - (Intersociety, Onitsha Nigeria, 15th January 2017)-The leadership of International Society for Civil Liberties and the Rule of Law (Intersociety) is deeply pained as it concerns Nigeria’s steady sink to lawlessness and governance brigandage. Nigeria’s justice and liberty governance and eth......
 
MasterwebNews 22/1/17: Creating Frankenstein: Saudi Arabia`s ultra-conservative footprint in Africa
[ Masterweb Reports: Annotated remarks at Terrorism in Africa seminar By James M. Dorsey, Singapore 18 January, 2017. ] - There is much debate about what spurs political violence. The explanations are multi-fold. There is one aspect that I’d like to discuss tonight as it relates to Africa and that is the role of Saudi Arabia. Let me be clear: With the exception of a handful of countries, none of which are in Africa, Saudi Arabia, that is to say the gove......
 
BreakingNews 22/1/17: What sparked southern Kaduna crisis -Kaita
[ Masterweb Reports: Hamisu Kabir Matazu reports ] - Alhaji Lawal Kaita was the former governor of Kaduna State in 1983, under the platform of the National Party of Nigeria (NPN). He lasted only three months in office before the 1983 coup brought an end to his rule. Between 1980-1982, he was a Special Assistant to President Shehu Shagari. In this interview, he spoke about the Southern Kaduna crisis, and the shocking political changes that have taken place since the ......
 
BreakingNews 22/1/17: President Buhari is alive, not dead -Presidency
[ Masterweb Reports ] - The presidency has maintained that President Muhammadu Buhari is  alive and not dead. Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant, Media and Publicity to President Buhari, disclosed this via his verified Twitter handle, @GarShehu.“He is alive and well! President Buhari is not magical. He cannot be holidaying in the UK & be in Germany, dead or alive at the same time,” he noted. “He is unlike a past President who was at O......
 
NewsRoundup 22/1/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 21/1/17 - Nigeria: Plateau youths march against domestic violence
[ Masterweb Reports: Lami Sadiq reports ] - Women and men in Plateau State today joined their counterparts across the world for a women’s march against domestic violence calling on government and policy makers to make policies that will reduce the tendencies of violence against women.   Daily Trust reports that the gathering which conveyed at 8:30 in front of the Plateau State House of Assembly building had various representatives from the Civ......
 
BreakingNews 21/1/17 - Gambia: Despotic Yahya Jammeh Steps Down
[ Masterweb Reports ] - The drawn out electoral crisis in The Gambia has finally ended. Yahya Jammeh has stepped down and President-elect Adama Barrow is expected to take office shortly. The last hours were fraught with tension. It was Friday afternoon in Gambia's capital Banjul. The streets in front of the State House were empty.   Suddenly several cars arrived in a convoy. Two Rolls-Royces were there and in them sat the presidents of......
 
NewsRoundup 21/1/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 20/1/17 - 11 dead as police, Nigerian army allegedly shoot `Biafrans` celebrating Trump`s inauguration
[ Masterweb Reports: Uzoh Romanus Nnabuike reports ] - According to reports, the media and publicity ‎secretary of IPOB, Emma Powerful, alleged that no fewer than 11 members of the pro-Biafra group have been shot dead by security operatives.   “They have attacked our people; 11 have been confirmed dead, many others have bullet wounds”, he claimed in the statement,” he said.   He alleged that the attack was carrie......
 
BreakingNews 20/1/17 - Gambian leader given midday deadline to leave or flushed out
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Long-time ruler of the Gambia Yahya Jammeh has been given until midday Friday to cede the presidency to Adama Barrow, who won last month's presidential election.Military forces from regional states, unanimously approved by the United Nations Security Council, entered the country on Thursday to exert pressure on Jammeh to hand power to Barrow.   Barrow was sworn in as the third president of the Gambia in the country's embassy i......
 
BreakingNews 20/1/17 - African forces suspend invasion of The Gambia in favour of final talks to force Jammeh to step down
[ Masterweb Reports ] - African forces have suspended a military operation to force The Gambia's leader Yahya Jammeh to hand over power in favour of final talks to convince him to leave the country, the president of Ecowas said. Talks will be led by Guinean president Alpha Condé in Banjul on Friday (Jan 20) morning, said Mr Marcel Alain de Souza, the head of the Economic Community of West African States (Ecowas).   "If by midday, he doesn't ag......
 
MasterwebNews 20/1/17 - Buhari proceeds on medical vacation
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday left Nigeria for the United Kingdom on a ten-day medical vacation. The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, disclosed this in a statement.   According to Adesina, the leave is part of the president’s annual vacation and he (Buhari) is expected to resume work on February 6, 2017. &nbs......
 
NewsRoundup 20/1/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 19/1/17 - Senegal Troops Enter Gambia To Oust Despotic Leader As Election Winner is Sworn-In in Exile
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Mr Barrow was sworn in as President in exile on Thursday afternoon, in the country’s embassy in neighbouring Senegal, while incumbent Yahya Jammeh continues to cling on to power. The Security Council resolution invited the formidable west African regional bloc to ensure Mr Barrow’s election victory was respected, but a last-minute amendment urged the use of “political means first”. ......
 
BreakingNews 19/1/17 - Nasarawa Pension Bureau to begin e-transact system of payment, Filing
[ Masterweb Reports: Enna Godwin reports ] - In an effort to fish-out ghost pensioners as well as to ensure transparency in the pension administration, the Nasarawa State Pension Bureau has said that it would begin biometric Data Capturing of all pensioners in the state.   The state Director General of the Bureau, Alhaji Husseni Oseze plans were underway to invite Singaporean specialists to installed modern technological facilities that would tr......
 
MasterwebNews 19/1/17 - The Problem With Buhari`s Whistle-Blowing Policy
[ Masterweb Reports: SKC Ogbonnia reports ] - President Buhari’s new policy on whistle-blowing is revolutionary. Its goal is to broaden the attack on corruption by encouraging the general public to expose corrupt practices. The government will in turn reward those whose revelations result in recovery of funds or assets. The mere fact that the corrupt arm of the Nigerian Senate is already angling to oppose......
 
NewsRoundup 19/1/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 18/1/17 - Tension Mounts In Gambia - Yahya Jammeh`s Plane On The Tarmac As ECOWAS Troops Arrive Senegal
[ Masterweb Reports: Evelyn Joe reports ] - Dear Readers; This is an unfolding saga. At this hour, after he  shut down four radio stations, declared a 90-day state of emergency,  had the parliament approve a three-month term elongation  while his cabinet ministers are deserting him,  Yahya Jammeh's fueled plane is at the middle of the tarmac in Banjul, the capital. His wife and children a......
 
BreakingNews 18/1/17 - Yahya Jammeh`s Term Extended 3 Months By Parliament Despite Losing Election
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Gambia’s National Assembly has passed a resolution to allow President Yahya Jammeh, who lost an election in December, to stay in office for three months from Wednesday when he was due to leave power. The decision announced on state television will raise tension with leaders of the West African bloc ECOWAS who have threatened sanctions or military force to make Jammeh hand over to opposition leader Adama Barrow who won the election.  ......
 
BreakingNews 18/1/17 - Yahya Jammeh Must Be Flushed Out of Gambia
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - The intransigence of defeated President Yahya Jammeh in Gambia must not be tolerated by African Union and international community. If he is allowed to go scot-free, it will send a wrong signal to dictators all over Africa. He lost the election and must peacefully leave the scene for the winner, Adama Barrow to be sworn in. Jammeh cannot con......
 
MasterwebNews 18/1/17 - DSS raid: Justice Ademola lied he was not home -Operative
[ Masterweb Reports: Clement A. Oloyede reports ] - The team leader of an eight-man Department of State Services (DSS) team that raided Justice Adeniyi Ademola’s residence last year has told the court the judge lied to the team he was out of town shortly before he was found in his bedroom.......
 
NewsRoundup 18/1/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 17/1/17 - Kano to re-open Triumph newspaper in March
[ Masterweb Reports: Ibrahim Musa Giginyu reports ] - The Kano state government yesterday said all arrangements have been concluded to re-open the Triumph Publishing Company, publishers of Triumph newspapers, which was closed down in 2012 by the previous Kano state government.......
 
NewsRoundup 17/1/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 16/1/17: Air Force strikes Boko Haram new hideout in northern Borno
[ Masterweb Reports: Ronald Mutum reports ] - The Nigerian Air Force on Monday said its fighter jets struck Boko Haram new hideout about one nautical mile south of Tumbum Rego in northern Borno. A statement from Air Force spokesman Group Captain Ayodele Famuyiwa said the NAF fighter jets and helicopter gunship assaulted the location in a coordinated day and night operation following Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR).   He noted that the ......
 
MasterwebNews 16/1/17: Self-Determination: What If We All Have It?
[ Masterweb Reports: OlalekanWaheed Adigun reports......
 
NewsRoundup 16/1/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 15/1/17: Nigeria state governors responsible for high number of condemned inmates -Prison Service
[ Masterweb Reports: Joshua Odeyemi reports ] - The Nigeria Prison Service (NPS) has accused state governors of being responsible for the high number of condemned inmates in prisons across the country as they were unwilling to approve the execution of inmates on death penalty. The Service Public Relations Officer (PRO), Francis Enobore stated this at the weekend in Abuja during a parley with journalists.   ......
 
MasterwebNews 15/1/17: Super Eagles will give everything to make next AFCON -Mohammed
[ Masterweb Reports: Mansur Abubakar reports ] - Super Eagles defender Musa Mohammed says Nigeria’s senior national team will do all it can to make an appearance at the next African Cup of Nations in Cameroun to make amends of missing out on the last two tournaments. The 2017 African Cup of Nations kicked off yesterday in West African nation Gabon without Nigeria. The continent’s football powerhouses will be battling each other for the......
 
NewsRoundup 15/1/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
MasterweNews 14/1/17 - Igbo Students, Youth & Women Laud Election of Chuks Ibegbu As Ohanaeze Assistant Publicity Secretary
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - Igbo Students under the auspices of National Association of Igbo Students (NAIS) and National Association of South East Students of Nigeria (NANSEN) have lauded the election of a veteran former student and youth leader of Igboland and Nigeria as the new Deputy National Publicty Secretary of the Ohanaeze Ndigbo in its recent elections. The spokesmen of the groups, Emeka Nnorom a......
 
BreakingNews 14/1/17 - Ohanaeze Ndigbo Elects National Exco
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - History was made in Enugu, capital of Igboland on Tuesday, January 10, 2017 when the much expected national elections of Ohanaeze Ndigbo took place at the nationonal headquaters of the organization. Chuks Ibegbu, Chancellor of Igbo Information And Communication Network became the new National Assistant Publicity Secretary of the Organization among other newly elected officers. The st......
 
NewsRoundup 14/1/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 13/1/17 - Mass Wedding: Sokoto govt approves N32m for 100 couples
[ Masterweb Reports: Rakiya A. Muhammad reports ] - The sum of N32 milion has been approved by the Sokoto state government  for the conduct of mass wedding for 100 couples in the state.‎ The beneficiaries are to be drawn from the 23 local government areas of Sokoto.   State commissioner for Religious Affairs, Alhaji Mani ......
 
BreakingNews 13/1/17 - `Trump`s rhetoric disturbing`-Nigeria Foreign Ministry
[ Masterweb Reports: Ronald Mutum reports ] - The Permanent Secretary Minsitry of Foreign Affairs Ambassador Sola Enikanolaiye on Friday described the campaign rhetoric and posturing of United States of America (USA) President Elect Donald Trump as disturbing.   Enikanolaiye spoke at the National Defence College (NDC) in Abuja, where he represented the M......
 
NewsRoundup 13/1/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 12/1/17 - "Trump Up America" Song Offered for Use at U.S. Presidential Inauguration
[ Masterweb Reports ] – A local musician is offering his original composition, titled “Trump Up America,” for use at President-Elect Donald Trump’s Jan 20 inauguration as an inspirational anthem that “trumpets” the traditions and freedoms of the United States.   Charles O. Okereke, a Milwaukee resident, recorded “Trump Up America” in April 2016. The song, subtitled “America Solidarity Anthem,” ec......
 
BreakingNews 12/1/17 - Dalung accuses Nigeria of neglecting her sports heroes
[ Masterweb Reports: Joshua Odeyemi reports ] - The Minister of Youth and Sports, Solomon Dalung has accused past administrations of neglecting the country's sports heroes. Dalung who spoke in Abuja on Thursday argued that sports legends in the country must be given the deserved recognition by the government as they could help inspire the younger generations.    "We are in a country that our reward system has collapsed," he lamented. "......
 
NewsRoundup 12/1/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
 
BreakingNews 11/1/17 - Guard in Lagos court for `allowing` robbers into employer`s home
[ Masterweb Reports: Eugene Agha reports ] - A 40-year-old security guard, Ali Mohammed, was yesterday brought before an Igbosere Chief Magistrate court, Lagos for allowing armed robbers into the house of his employer. ......
 
BreakingNews 11/1/17 - Senators Sack Ndume, Appoint Lawan Majority Leader
[ Masterweb Reports: Ismail Mudashir reports ] - Senators of the All Progressives Congress (APC) yesterday removed Senator Ali Ndume (APC, Borno) as Senate Leader and replaced him with Senator Ahmed Ibrahim Lawan (APC, Yobe). ......
 
NewsRoundup 11/1/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 10/1/17 - DSS arrests four fleeing Boko Haram members in Lagos, another at Okene
[ Masterweb Reports: Ademola Adebayo reports ] - The Department of State Security Service (DSS) says it has arrested four fleeing Boko Haram members in Ifako-Ijaiye LGA of Lagos State and a commander of the sect in Okene, Kogi State. The DSS in a statement signed by Tony Opuiyo said the Boko Haram terrorists were apprehended today 10th January after fleeing their locations in the North East as a result of the ongoing military operations to smoke them out.   ......
 
BreakingNews 10/1/17 - Biafra: Court resumes trial of Nnamdi Kanu
[ Masterweb Reports ] - The trial of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu has resumed on Tuesday at the Federal High Court, Abuja. Armed security personnel which comprises of mobile police officers and operatives of the Department of  State Security service mounted tight security at the court premises on Tuesday.    Press men were initially barred from entering the court building by security personnel until the ......
 
MasterwebNews 10/1/17 - On ECOMOG Option In Gambia
[ Masterweb Reports: Olalekan Waheed Adigun reports......
 
NewsRoundup 10/1/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
MasterwebNews 9/1/17 - Ohanaeze Ndigbo Elections: Abia Stakeholders Endorse Comrade Chuks Ibegbu For Deputy National Publicity Secretary
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - As the Ohanaeze Ndigbo elections hot up, the stakeholders in Abia State have endorsed the candidacy of a one time Special Adviser to the late President-General of the body, Amb. Raph Uwechue, Comrade Chuks Ibegbu for the position of Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the body alloted to Abia State.   The stakeholders took the decision after the hotly contested state el......
 
BreakingNews 9/1/17: Orji Uzor Kalu Set To Hijack Ohanaeze Ndigbo Abia Slots At Enugu
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - A former Governor of Abia State Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu has concluded plans to hijack the three slots allotted to Abia State in the oncoming Ohanaeze Ndigbo national elections holding in Enugu on January 10, 2017.   ......
 
MasterwebNews 9/1/17: Gambia: ECOWAS leaders meet in Abuja today
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari will today host four other West African leaders to a meeting aimed at avoiding violence and preserving democracy in The Gambia. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu disclosed this in a statement yesterday.   The presidential spokesman said this was in furtherance of President Buhari's mandate as mediat......
 
NewsRoundup 9/1/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
MasterwebNews 8/1/17: Fayose and Those Led By Their Stomachs
[ Masterweb Reports: Olalekan Waheed Adigun reports ] -  Since he was elected in 2014, the Ekiti state Governor, Mr. Ayo Fayose, has always been in the news, often for wrong reasons. If he is not defending election rigging, he is justifying his poor performance as chief executive. In the very best, the only noble achievement he boasts of is his notorious “stom......
 
MasterwebNews 8/1/17: Nigeria`s secessionists should learn from South Sudan -General Agwai (rtd)
[ Masterweb Reports: Hir Joseph & Lami Sadiq report ] - The first commander of the United Nations/African Union (UN/AU) combined peacekeeping mission in Darfur, General Martin Luther Agwai (retired), has advised proponents of Nigeria’s breakup to take a look at South Sudan. In this exclusive interview with Daily Trust on Sunday, Agwai said the civil war rocking the new country should serve as a mirror for secessionists. ......
 
BreakingNews 8/1/17: Gunshots heard near Nigerian Army brigade in Yobe
[ Masterweb Reports: Hamisu Kabir Matazu reports ] - Gun shots were yesterday heard near the 27 Taskforce Military Brigade, Buni Yadi, Gujba Local Government Area of Yobe state. Though details of the shots were sketchy as at the time of filing the report, Daily Trust on Sunday gathered that, gunshots and explosions started at about 6:15pm around the military location.   A military source told our correspondent that the sold......
 
NewsRoundup 8/1/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
MasterwebNews 7/1/17 - Buhari and Nnamdi Kanu Fighting the Wrong Enemies
[ Masterweb Reports: SKC Ogbonnia reports ] - Events after events have shown that the continued detention of the Director of Radio Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, by the Federal Government of Nigeria needs a serious rethink. The matter is not only plaguing the country socially and politically, but its toll on the national economy is not difficult to fathom. The unfortunate irony yet is that while the two principal actors, President Muhammadu Buhari and Kanu, may ......
 
BreakingNews 7/1/17 - Court orders Diezani to return $153m to FG
[ Masterweb Reports: Diezani Allison-Madueke reports ] - A Federal High Court in Lagos yesterday issued an interim order of forfeiture to the Federal Government of $153.3 million belonging to a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Allison-Madueke. The monies were said to be domiciled with three Nigerian banks.   Justice Muslim Hassan gave the order following exparte application filed by the Economic and Financial......
 
BreakingNews 7/1/17 - Arik Air to sue passengers over attack on officials
[ Masterweb Reports: Abdullateef Aliyu reports ] - Arik Air has condemned the incessant attacks on its staff by passengers protesting flight delays at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, (MMIA), Lagos. It was learnt that some passengers on Thursday descended on the Customer Service Manager of the airline at the international wing of the airport.   On December 23, 2017, Daily Trust witnessed an incident when a passenger......
 
NewsRoundup 7/1/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 6/1/16 - Nigeria: A Nation So Blessed, But So Cursed
[ Masterweb Reports: Olalekan Waheed Adigun reports ] - It is New Year again. As usual, many Christians went to Church on New Year Eve to receive prophesies for the incoming year about what it may bring. There were prophesies like “APC will face crisis”; “A new party will be formed by politician”; “A popular politician will signal his intention to run for th......
 
BreakingNews 6/1/17 - Aisha Buhari denies fleecing Nigerian Commission in UK
[ Masterweb Reports: Olalekan Adetayo reports ] - Mrs. Aisha Buhari, wife of President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday said there was no truth in a media report accusing her of colluding with some government officials to fleece the Nigerian High Commission in London every time she travels to the United Kingdom.......
 
BreakingNews 6/1/17 - Accidental discharge: Operative not attached to Aso Villa -Presidency
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili ] - The Presidency has confirmed the accidental discharge that occurred Wednesday at the Aso Rock Presidential Villa in Abuja. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu confirmed this in a statement last night.     Shehu said according to reports received so far, the security official involved in the incident is not attached to the State Ho......
 
BreakingNews 6/1/17 - Oil prices rise to $57 as Saudi Arabia discusses supply cuts
    [ Masterweb Reports ] - Oil prices rose on Thursday after Saudi Arabia started talks with customers about a reduction in crude sales to support a plan by OPEC to lower global supply. The Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) promised in November to cut output to help prop up prices.     Under the deal, Saudi Arabia agreed to cut output by 486,000 barrels per day (bpd), or 4.61 per ce......
 
NewsRoundup 6/1/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 5/1/17 - Kaduna relaxes curfew in 2 Local Governments
  [ Masterweb Reports: Andrew Agbese reports ] - The Kaduna State Security Council yesterday relaxed the 24-hour curfew it imposed on Jema’a and Zangon Kataf local government areas of the state. The security council had in December imposed the curfew on Jema’a, Zangon Kataf and Kaura LGAs following a breakdown of law and order in the those areas.   With the pronouncement, the curfew in Je......
 
BreakingNews 5/1/17 - Army confirms arrest of Borno LG chairman over link with Boko Haram
[ Masterweb Reports ] - The Nigerian Army yesterday confirmed the arrest of the Chairman of Mafa Local Government Area in Borno State, Alhaji Shettima Lawan, for alleged link with the Boko Haram terrorists. Maj.- Gen. Lucky Irabor, the Theatre Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole, made the confirmation during a news conference at the headquarters of the 7 Division, Nigerian Army, Maiduguri.   “All I can say is that the ......
 
BreakingNews 5/1/17 - N5,000 stipends: Believe Buhari, ignore Fayose; Presidency tells Nigerians
[ Masterweb Reports: Levinus Nwabughiogu reports ] – Presidency Wednesday urged Nigerians to establish more confidence in President Muhammadu Buhari and ignore Governor Ayo Fayose of Ekiti State on his comment that the payment of N5,000 stipends to poor Nigerians was a hoax. It will be recalled that the Presidency on Monday announced that the payment of N5,000 stipends to vulnerable persons in the country had taken off in nine States.   Su......
 
BreakingNews 5/1/17 - Accidental discharge injures one in Aso Rock
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - Accidental discharge occurred Wednesday at the Aso Rock Presidential Villa in Abuja.Witnesses said a female staff member of the State House was injured in the process. The incident happened at the reception of the administration block of the Villa.   The woman was said to have been rushed to the State House Medical Centre where she is currentl......
 
NewsRoundup 5/1/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 4/1/17 - Igbos That May Make Federal Cabinet, Agencies And Parastatals in 2017
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - An authoritative information indicates that there will be  a shake up in the federal cabinet in January , 2017 and some Igbos may be appointed into high positions. There will be a shake up of the federal cabinet in January, 2017   &......
 
MasterwebNews 4/1/17 - Chief Obafemi Awolowo And The Stem Curriculum To Revolutionize Nigeria`s Education, Benefit The Child
[ Masterweb Reports: Dr. James C. Agazie reports ] - The Nigerian Federal Government ought to have the  encourage to strengthen our country ‘s educational  system by (i), emphasizing  Science, Technology, Engineering , and Mathematics curricula beginning from the early years in our public schools through the universities; (ii)  testing millions of our school children in order to separate about 20% of the best brains for special training at Governme......
 
BreakingNews 4/1/17 - Abducted Nigerian female lecturer found dead
[ Masterweb Reports: Itodo Daniel Sule reports ] - The female lecturer in the Department of Biological Sciences at the Federal University of Agriculture Makurdi, Christie O. Agbulu, who was kidnapped in Lokoja on November 26, 2016 has been found dead.   Acting chairperson of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Federal University of Agriculture Makurdi chapter, Dr Bemgba Anjembe confirmed this to Daily Trust yes......
 
BreakingNews 4/1/17 - Nigeria: 3 in prison for impregnating 14-year-old girl
[ Masterweb Reports: Habibu Umar Aminu reports ] - A senior magistrate court in Katsina has remanded three persons, namely Abdullahi Abubakar, Suleiman Laisa, and Bishir Umar  for allegedly raping and impregnating  a 14-year-old girl. At a resumed sitting yesterday, the police prosecuting officer, Inspector Kabir Mohammed told the court that the victim was six months pregnant and investigation was on to ascertain the main culprit.......
 
BreakingNews 4/1/17 - Boko Haram `Routed` But NorthEasterners Starving To Death
[ Masterweb Reports: Dr. Peregrino Brimah reports ] - In June of last year, video was released that purported to show Borno state emergency management agency, SEMA staff repackaging bags of grain meant for IDPs in unbranded commercial bags. In the video agents were seen emptying the entire ......
 
NewsRoundup 4/1/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 3/1/17 - Communique of Diaspora Igbo Xmas Retreat In Igbouzor (Ibusa)
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - Ndigbo in Diaspora gathered in large numbers at Igbouzor (Ibusa) on Wednesday, 28th December, 2016 in the first ever Xmas retreat for Ndigbo in Diaspora held at Prof. Pat Utomi Villa, Ogboli, Ibusa in Delta State. The Theme of the gathering was "BUILDING A SYNERGY AND DEVELOPMENTAL BRIDGE BETWEEN NDIGBO IN THE DIASPORA AND THOSE AT HOME, THE IMPERATIVES". Repres......
 
BreakingNews 3/1/17 - Nigerian Army restricts officers, soldiers on social media
[ Masterweb Reports: Maryam Ahmadu-Suka reports ] - The Nigerian Army has barred its officers and soldiers on duty from uploading pictures and videos of their operation on social media. Speaking on behalf of the Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lieutenant-General Tukur Buratai in Kaduna on Tuesday, the General Officer Commanding (GOC), 1 Division Mechanized Army, Major-General Adeniyi Oyebade, said “it is prohibited to upload any picture with your uniforms while in ......
 
BreakingNews 3/1/17 - Naira flat on official and black markets as stocks drop
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Nigeria's naira traded flat at the official interbank window and on the parallel market on the first trading day of the year, while stocks fell almost one percent in trading dominated by losses in petroleu......
 
NewsRoundup 3/1/17 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 2/1/17: Ohanaeze Ndigbo Accused of Fraudulent Election; Igbo Mandate Congress Condemns Process
[ Masterweb Reports: Igbo Mandate Congress reports ] - Ohanaeze Ndigbo has been accused by many of the aspirants involved in the election processes of trying to hoist a leadership in continuation of the culture of corruption, impunity and lack of focus which characterized the two previous regimes of the group. Some have taken their complaints and observation to the leadership of IMC. IMC have been at the forefront of fi......
 
NewsRoundup 2/1/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 1/1/17 - Gunmen abduct Kogi traditional ruler, demand N20m ransom
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Some unknown gunmen have abducted a traditional ruler in Kogi, a family source said in Lokoja on Sunday. The monarch, whose name was given as Alhaji Isah Achuja, the Ohi of Ajaokuta, was returning from Lokoja, the state capital, on Saturday when his vehicle was intercepted on the Lokoja-Ajaokuta road at gunpoint and the ruler taken to an unknown destination.    A member of the royal family, who did not want his name in print, ......
 
BreakingNews 1/1/17 - Presidency: Magu not sacked
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The Presidency has denied a media report that President Muhammadu Buhari has removed the acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu, made the denial in a statement he posted on his Facebook wall yesterday.   The presidential spokesman described t......
 
SeasonsNews 1/1/17 - Masterweb Wishes You Happy New Year
[ Masterweb Reports ] – January 1 is an ideal time to express love and good wishes for those we care about. Masterweb cares about all her readers, their families, friends and associates, and wishes them "Happy New Year". May 2017 be blessed with all your wishes coming through and the timeless message of New Year fill your heart and home with joy. May Africa, the Middle East and the rest of the world find the much peace they deserve. No more wars......
 
NewsRoundup 1/1/17: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
MasterwebNews 31/12/16 - President Buhari New Year Message to Nigerians
[ Masterweb Reports: President Muhammadu Buhari addresses the nation ] - My dear Compatriots; I am happy to welcome you to the beginning of a New Year in our beloved country Nigeria. I felicitate with you today at a time when our nation is witnessing a new and impressive turnaround in our security and socio-economic situation.   I know you will join me to, once again, congratulate the heroic and gallant efforts of our military and other security agencies ......
 
MasterwebNews 31/12/16 - New Year Message: Buhari urges Shi`a community, Niger Delta militants to embrace peace
[ Masterweb Reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari has urged Shi’a Community and Niger Delta militants to embrace peace and always abide by the laws of the country. The President made the appeal in his New Year message to Nigerians issued in Abuja on Saturday.   He reassured that his administration would continue to pursue peace initiatives with aggrieved groups across the country.   Buhari partic......
 
MasterwebNews 31/12/16 - Dakuku Peterside: Resolute Revolutionary and Visionary Democrat at 46
[ Masterweb Reports: Chief Eze C. Eze reports ] - Preamble: As Nigerians and the entire world gather together and in unison to celebrate an icon and one of the new faces of Rivers State politics, Dr. Dakuku Adol Peterside, on his 46th birthday this Saturday, 31stDecember, 2016; it gives me a lot of joy to express myse......
 
NewsRoundup 31/12/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 30/12/16 - Buhari signs bill to stop endangered species trafficking
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday signed the ‎Endangered Species Control of International Trade and Traffic Amendment Bill 2016. Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters (Senate) Senator Ita Enang later told State House reporters that the Act was to discourage trafficking in endangered species.    Enang, who said the Act would encourage the culture of the preservation......
 
BreakingNews 30/12/16 - DSS arrest Boko Haram members, averts planned attacks in NorthWest
[ Masterweb Reports: Ronald Mutum reports ] - The Department of State Services (DSS) has arrested three Boko Haram members in Kano State, over planned attacks during the festive season with Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs). A statement on Friday by DSS official Tony Opuiyo said in continuation of the fight against terrorism, on 30th November, 2016, three suspected Boko Haram fighters namely Samaila Muhammad, Sanusi Musa and Hudu Muhammad were arrested at Dirbunde ......
 
BreakingNews 30/12/16 - Njoku resigns as Abia Speaker, less than 24 hours after election
[ Masterweb Reports ] - The ninth  Speaker of  Abia House of Assembly, Chief Kennedy Njoku, has resigned his appointment, less than 24 hours after he was elected. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Njoku was elected at about 4.10 p.m.  on Thursday  following the impeachment of   Chief Martins Azubuike over alleged  gross financial misconduct and autocratic leadership style.    Nj......
 
NewsRoundup 30/12/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
MasterwebNews 29/12/16 - Wike`s Refusal To Honour Police Panel A Bad Omen -Rivers APC
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - The refusal of Rivers State Governor, Chief Nyesom Wike, to cooperate with the Panel set up by Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Ibrahim Idris to investigate the violence that marred the December 10 legislative rerun elections in the State has been described as a bad omen. “This is a direct affront to Federal powers and should be swiftly met with appropriate response by those wh......
 
MasterwebNews 29/12/16 - President Buhari suspends visit to Bauchi again
[ Masterweb Reports: Balarabe Alkassim reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari has suspended his scheduled visit to Bauchi state slated for Thursday. This is the second time the president is suspending the visit in less than three weeks.    The President's was earlier billed to visit Bauchi on Tuesday December 13th but the visit was put on as he had to be in Gambia to mediate alongside others in th......
 
BreakingNews 29/12/16 - Nigerian government recovers 40 new SUVs, other vehicles from Perm Sec
[ Masterweb Reports ] - The Federal Government says it has recovered 40 brand new SUVs and other vehicles from a former Permanent Secretary who single-handedly appropriated the vehicles to himself when he left office. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed disclosed this in a statement issued on Thursday in Lagos on the effectiveness of the anti corruption strategy of the government.    Mohammed said that government is being gui......
 
NewsRoundup 29/12/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 28/12/16 - We have won the war against Boko Haram -Army
[ Masterweb Reports: Ronald Mutum reports ] - The Nigerian Army today said it has finally won the six-year-old war against Boko Haram insurgents in the Northeast. The Theatre Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole Major General Leo Irabor declared this victory in Maiduguri in a press conference on Operation Rescue Final.    The military said it has captured the Sambisa forest, the last stronghold of the insurgents, ......
 
NewsRoundup 28/12/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 27/12/16 - Igbos In Diaspora To Hold Xmas Retreat In Nigeria December 28
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - Ndigbo  in the Diaspora will hold Xmas Retreat with Ndigbo at home  to chart a developmental course for the people in the  present and future. The event will hold in the residence of the renown developmental economist, Prof. Pat Utomi in Igbouzor (Ibuzo)  in Delta State at ......
 
BreakingNews 27/12/16 - CAN youths express hope in Buhari`s administration
[ Masterweb Reports: Lami Sadiq reports from Jos ] - The Youth Wing of the Christian Association of Nigeria (YOWICAN) yesterday expressed hope that the President Muhammadu Buhari administration will do better in the coming 2017 despite the current economic recession.   Speaking to journalists, YOWICAN chairman Daniel Kadzai urged Nigerians not to lose hope in the government but to pray for their leaders and shun anything th......
 
BreakingNews 27/12/16 - Nigeria: No kidnapping, herders clash as Python Dance ends in SouthEast
[ Masterweb Reports: Emma Elekwa reports ] - The Operation Python Dance inaugurated by the Nigerian Army in the South East geopolitical zone has ended with no record of armed robbery, kidnapping, cultism and other associated violence, the Nigerian Army has stated. The operation launched to span from 27th November to December 27, 2016, in the region was targeted at curbing crime in the area during the yuletide.   Speaki......
 
NewsRoundup 27/12/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 26/12/16: Army chief urges troops to pursue, intercept fleeing Boko Haram terrorists
[ Masterweb Reports: Richard Ngbokai reports ] - The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai has charged troops in the North East to pursue the fleeing Boko Haram terrorists and intercept them. Buratai gave the charge in a remark shortly before Gov. Kashi......
 
MasterwebNews 26/12/16: Northern Patriots lauds Buhari over Boko Haram
[ Masterweb Reports: Abbas Jimoh reports ] - The Northern Patriots (NP), a political pressure group has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for providing the leadership and enabling environment leading to the victory by the Military in putting an end to the reign of Boko Haram insurgents in Sambisa forest.   ......
 
BreakingNews 26/12/16: Blankets, Sweaters Needed Urgently For Freezing IDPs In Nigeria
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - IDPs need your help. It's winter in Borno. Our displaced brothers and sisters are dying of cold. Hungry and lean, they do not have much body fat to protect them even if they had enough clothes; and the combination is sadly delivering more death. ......
 
NewsRoundup 26/12/16: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
XmasNews 25/12/16 - Masterweb Wishes You Merry Xmas & Happy New Year
[ Masterweb Reports ] – Christmas is an ideal time to express love and good wishes for those we care about. Masterweb cares about all her readers, their families, friends and associates, and wishes them " Merry Xmas & A Happy New Year". May your holiday season be blessed with the true meaning of Christmas. May the timeless message of Christmas fill your heart and home with joy today, new year and years to come. May Africa, the Middle E......
 
XmasNews 25/12/16 - Christmas-Birth of the greatest religious leader and political activist of all time
[ Masterweb Reports: Dr. C. K. Ekeke & O. M. Hendricks, Jr., PhD.  report ] - “In those days Caesar Augustus issued a decree that a census should be taken of the entire Roman world. So Joseph also went up from the town of Nazareth in Galilee to Judea, to Bethlehem the town of David, because he belonged to the house and line of David. He went there to regis......
 
NewsRoundup 25/12/16: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
XmasNews 24/12/16 - Masterweb Wishes You Merry Xmas & Happy New Year
[ Masterweb Reports ] – Christmas is an ideal time to express love and good wishes for those we care about. Masterweb cares about all her readers, their families, friends and associates, and wishes them " Merry Xmas & A Happy New Year". May your holiday season be blessed with the true meaning of Christmas. May the timeless message of Christmas fill your heart and home with joy today, new year and years to come. May Africa, the Middle E......
 
MasterwebNews 24/12/16 - Defending Human Rights Abusers In Nigeria: Time For Moribund Southwest Rights CSOs To Leave The Stage And Become Full-Fledged Politicians
[ Masterweb Reports: Intersociety reports ] - (Intersociety/SBCHROs, Onitsha Nigeria, 23rd December 2016)-The death of Rights CSOs and their human rights advocacy activities in the Southwest Nigeria became noticeable prior to the 2015 General Elections. It became full-fledged from June 2015 to date following the emergence of the Administration of Retired Major Gener......
 
NewsRoundup 24/12/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 23/12/16 - Xmas: Buhari approves N72billion for salaries
[ Masterweb Reports: Hamisu Muhammad reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday approved additional N71.8 billion to augment shortfall in the 2016 budgetary allocation for payment of delayed workers salaries, Daily Trust gathered. This will enable the government pay thousands of workers who are owed November and December salaries.   The amount is part of the N213 billion virement assented to by Buhari yesterday, ......
 
MasterwebNews 23/12/16 - Ibori: Corruption With Tribal Marks
[ Masterweb Reports: Olalekan Waheed Adigun reports ] - Whenever I hear those who ought to know say that Nigeria’s main problem is ethnicity, I often begin to develop cold feet. They seem to argue that if not for ethnicity (a colonial construct), the country would have move ahead. While this I may agree that ethnicity is one of the manifestations of the nume......
 
NewsRoundup 23/12/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
MasterwebNews 22/12/16 - Open Letter To Emmanuel Uduaghan: Now That Ibori Is Released, What Lessons Are You Learning?
[ Masterweb Reports: Fejiro Oliver writes Uduaghan ] - Your Excellency; I’m pretty sure that the last 24 hours must have been the worst hours of your life. The only one that comes close may be when your favored candidate lost the Peoples Democratic Party ......
 
BreakingNews 22/12/16 - Nigeria: No sense in having a central Federal Government -Atiku
[ Masterweb Reports: Ademola Adebayo reports ] - Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has lamented the economic consequence of over-centralization of powers in Nigeria, and hence is calling for a restructuring of the current administrative system.   Atiku in a series of Twitter posts today said it is obvious that the Federal Government......
 
BreakingNews 22/12/16 - Ohanaeze Ndigbo Response to Prince Richard Ozobu`s Claims
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - My attention has been drawn to a story credited to Prince Obiora Richard Ozobu on the forthcoming elections of Ohanaeze Ndigbo and the eligibility of Chief John Nwodo to assume the position of Ohanaeze President-General, and  I wish to state as follows; 1.    That at no time was Prince Rich......
 
NewsRoundup 22/12/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 21/12/16 - Nigeria: FEC okays 5% of recovered loot for whistleblowers
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The Federal Executive Council on Wednesday approved a whistleblowing policy to check fraud in both public and private sectors. Finance Minister Kemi Adeosun disclosed this to State House reporters after the FEC meeting chaired by President Muhammadu Buhari.    She said the policy, devised by her ministry, is to encourage anyone with information about a violation, misconduct or improper activity that impa......
 
MasterwebNews 21/12/16 - On the Assassination of Russian Ambassador in Turkey
[ Masterweb Reports: Olalekan Waheed Adigun reports ] - The relations between unpredictable allies, Russia and Turkey, appear to have deteriorated in the past few years. The relationship between Moscow and Ankara has......
 
BreakingNews 21/12/16 - Freedom is failing Nigeria
[ Masterweb Reports: SKC Ogbonnia reports ] - ......
 
NewsRoundup 21/12/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 20/12/16 - Labour shuts down Arik Airlines operations
[ Masterweb Reports ] - The United Labour Congress (ULC) and the Nigeria Pilots and Engineers union on Tuesday shut the offices of Arik Airlines, due to the inability of the airline to pay its workers for seven months. The Acting Chairman of ULC, Alhaji Tokunbo Korodo, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in a telephone interview in Lagos that the union could no longer tolera......
 
BreakingNews 20/12/16 - Nigeria prepares for first Islamic bond, shops for advisers
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Nigeria is looking for financial and legal advisers and trustee firms to organise its first Islamic bond in the domestic market, the country's Debt Management Office (DMO) said on Monday. The OPEC member, which is Africa's largest economy, is working on a debut sovereign sukuk but has yet to determine the size of a potential deal.   Nigeria, which is in a recession and needs to raise funds to plug a ......
 
BreakingNews 20/12/16 - US provides $227million aid for poverty reduction in Nigeria
[ Masterweb Reports: Abdullateef Salau reports ] - The United States government, through its Agency for International Development (USAID) has provided $227.3 million additional developmental assistance to support the five-year $2.3 billion agreement signed with the Nigerian Government in 2015.    This brings the total provided under the agreement to $702 million, according to a statement from the US embassy in Abuja.......
 
NewsRoundup 20/12/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
MasterwebNews 19/12/16 - Nigerians in America Congratulate Adebayo Ogunlesi
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - The Nigerian Union Diaspora (NUD), the umbrella organization for the social, political, and economic empowerment of Nigerians in the Diaspora, congratulates you on your recent appointment to the President’s Strategic and Policy Forum by US President-elect, Donald J. Trump. ......
 
MasterwebNews 19/12/16 - Departure Of Openness And Fairness In The Criminal Prosecution Of Kanu, Others: Time For Defense Counsel And IPOB To Re-Jig And Rethink
[ Masterweb Reports: Intersociety reports ] -  (Intersociety/SBCHROs, Onitsha Nigeria, 18th December 2016)-The leaderships of International Society for Civil Liberties and the Rule of Law (Intersociety) and the Southeast Based Coalition of Human Rights Organizations (SBCHROs) have, again, observed with deepest dismay the recent militarist and undemocratic rulings of Hon Justice Binta Murtala Nyako’s Federal High Court; leading to denial of bail and right to open an......
 
BreakingNews 19/12/16 - Unemployment: Iran offers assistance to Nigeria
[ Masterweb Reports: Mustapha Suleiman reports ] - The Islamic Republic of Iran has pledged support for Nigeria’s efforts to create jobs through diverse cooperation in vocational skills acquisition programmes. Iran offered the assistance when Mr. Morteza Zarchi, the Iranian Ambassador to Nigeria visited the Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige in Abuja.     Ngige said the assistan......
 
BreakingNews 19/12/16: Germany donates equipment to Nigeria in it`s fight against Boko Haram
[ Masterweb Reports: Abdulwasiu Hassan reports ] - Germany has donated three surveillance equipment, 180 metal detectors and three mobile clinics to Nigeria to help in its fight against Boko Haram. Nigerian minister of Defence Mansur Dan-Ali, who stated this  Sunday while receiving his German counterpart, Ursula von der Leyen, at Presidential Wing of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, said the items were donated under the 2012-......
 
NewsRoundup 19/12/16: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 18/12/16: Buhari to declare open South-East Economic and Security Summit
[ Masterweb Reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari is to declare open the South-East Economic and Security Summit (SEESS), scheduled to hold in Enugu on Dec.22.Mr Tony Usidamen, the media consultant, via a statement made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Enugu, said  other eminent Nigerians would attend the event.   He said that the president’s desire to attend the summit was in demonstration of hi......
 
MasterwebNews 18/12/16: Stealing From IDPs Is One Of The Worst Sins Ever
[ Masterweb Reports: Dr. Peregrino Brimah reports ] - Quran 4:10 - (As for) those who swallow the property of the orphans unjustly, surely they only swallow fire into their bellies and they shall enter burning fire. Proverbs 22:22-23 - Don’t steal from the poor, because they are poor. Don&rs......
 
MasterwebNews 18/12/16: The Mansa Musa in African Leaders
[ Masterweb Reports: Fayth Deleola Daramola reports ] - As African race, why would we want to call upo......
 
NewsRoundup 18/12/16: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
MasterwebNews 17/12/16 - Buhari marks 74th birthday in Aso Rock
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday celebrated his 74th birthday inside the Aso Rock Presidential Villa in Abuja. The low-key event, which lasted barely 30 minutes, was marked at the forecourt of the president's office.    Highlights of the president's birthday anniversary included a military parade by men of the Guards Brigade.    The president signed his birthday anniversar......
 
BreakingNews 17/12/16 - Nobody forced me to concede electoral victory to Buhari says Jonathan
[ Masterweb Reports: Richard P. Ngbokai reports ] - Contrary to the initial claims by some Nigerians that President Goodluck Jonathan was pressured to concede defeat during the 2015 general elections, the former president said on Saturday that he took the decision out of his own volition devoid of any pressure or persuasion.   ......
 
MasterwebNews 17/12/16 - Dignitaries throng Aso Rock for Buhari`s daughter`s wedding
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - Dignitaries yesterday thronged the Old Banquet Hall of the Aso Rock Presidential Villa in Abuja for the wedding reception of President Muhammadu Buhari’s daughter, Zahra. Among them were the former Head of Interim National Government, Ernest Shonekan, Senate President Bukola Saraki, House of Representatives Speaker Yakubu Dogara, All Progressives Congress National Chairman John Odigie-Oyegun ......
 
NewsRoundup 17/12/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
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BreakingNews 16/12/16 - Intersociety Tasks Delta State & SE Governors And Their Security Agencies To Ensure Road Traffic And Hitch Free Xmas/New Year Activities
[ Masterweb Reports: Intersociety reports ] - (Intersociety, Onitsha Nigeria, 16th of December 2016)-The International Society for Civil Liberties and the Rule of Law (Intersociety) has written the Executive Governor of Delta State, Mr Ifeanyi Okowa; demanding that he mobilizes members of his State’s Joint Security Taskforce or JTF, for the purpose of ensu......
 
BreakingNews 16/12/16 - Rice smuggling thrives in Nigeria in spite of ban
  [ Masterweb Reports ] - The smuggling of rice through the land borde......
 
NewsRoundup 16/12/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
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BreakingNews 15/12/16 - We`re not responsible for your woes, FG tells Nigerians
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The Federal Government has said that it is not responsible for the pains Nigerians are currently passing through. The Minister of Budget and National Planning, Udoma Udoma, stated this on Thursday while fielding questions from State House correspondents after a meeting of the National Economic Council (NEC) chaired by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo.    The minister said President Muhammadu Buhari's adminis......
 
BreakingNews 15/12/16 - Court grants Onwuka, 100 pro-Biafra group members bail
[ Masterweb Reports: Tony Edike reports ] - An Enugu High Court on Tuesday, December 6, granted bail to leader of the pro-Biafran movement, Biafran Zionist Movement (BZM), Mr. Benjamin Onwuka, and 100 members of the group who were arrested by the police on November 5, 2012, after re-declaring the Republic of Biafra in Enugu.   ......
 
NewsRoundup 15/12/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
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BreakingNews 14/12/16 - Biafra: Nigeria will be no more when I finish testifying, Nnamdi Kanu tells court
[ Masterweb Reports: Seun Opejobi reports ] - The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, on Tuesday said he would expose secrets that will destroy Nigeria. Kanu who is standing trial on an 11 count charge bordering on terrorism said this at his resumed trial at an Abuja Federal High on Tuesday.   Speaking after the trial judge, Justice Binta Nyako fixed January 10, 11 and 12 for commencement of his trial, the IPOB leader said, &ldqu......
 
MasterwebNews 14/12/16 - El-Rufai Charges Buhari To Punish Soldiers Involved In #ZariaMassacre As Nigeria Marks A Year Waiting For Justice
[ Masterweb Reports: Dr. Peregrino Brimah reports ] - A year after the Zaria Massacre that saw hundreds of Muslims killed in a military action against protesting youth, the Kaduna state government led by Nasir Ahmad el-Rufai ......
 
MasterwebNews 14/12/16 - On Buhari`s Visit to The Gambia
[ Masterweb Reports: Olalekan Waheed Adigun reports ] - On Saturday 10 December, 2016, the world woke up to the shocking news of The Gambia President, Yahya Jammeh, rejecting the result of the country’s Presidential election he earlier accepted. What could have necessitated this decision remains in the realm of speculations but may not be unconnected with th......
 
NewsRoundup 14/12/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
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BreakingNews 13/12/16 - Emzor Expresses Its Gratitude to Nigerians in a Special Thanksgiving to God
[ Masterweb Reports: Adesina Adetola reports ] - A leading Nigerian Pharmaceutical Industry, Emzor Pharmaceutical Limited on Saturday hosted the crème la crème of the society in its annual special thanksgiving and end of year party to thank Nigerians for their support and most importantly in gratitude to God for a year well spent.   The event held at the MUSON Centre in Lagos had in attendance important dignitaries from all wa......
 
BreakingNews 13/12/16 - Nigerian man in court for raping 9-year-old boy through the anus
[ Masterweb Reports ] - A 29-year-old man, Desmond Asiegbulem, on Tuesday appeared before an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court for allegedly defiling a 9-year-old boy. Asiegbulem, a trader who resides at 8, Alhaja Abibatu St., Shogunle, a suburb of Lagos, is being tried for indecent treatment of a child. The prosecutor, Insp. Simeon Inuoha, told the court that the offence was committed on Nov. 11 at the accused reside......
 
BreakingNews 13/12/16 - Lagos court arraigns 21-year-old man for allegedly defiling a 3- year-old girl
[ Masterweb Reports ] - A man simply identify as Chidera, 21, was on Tuesday arraigned  in Surulere Chief Magistrates’ Court, Lagos for allegedly defiling a 3-year-old girl. Okafor appeared on a count charge of defilement. ‎ ......
 
NewsRoundup 13/12/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
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BreakingNews 12/12/16: Buhari frowns at illegal migration of Nigerians to Europe
[ Masterweb Reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari has frowned at the high rate of illegal migration of Nigerian youths to European countries through the Mediterranean Sea. Buhari made this known at the 32rd Annual Meeting of the Sahel and West Africa also to mark its week, organised by the Food Crisis Protection Network in Abuja on Monday.   The president, who was represented by Chief Audu Ogbeh, the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, called ......
 
BreakingNews 12/12/16: Bureau to investigate Army Chief Buratai for alleged false asset declaration
[ Masterweb Reports: Evelyn Okakwu reports ] - The Code of Conduct Bureau has pledged to invite Nigeria’s Army Chief, Tukur Buratai, for questioning as it verifies his asset declaration to determine whether or not he is culpable of false asset declaration. Mr. Buratai, a lieutenant general, was enmeshed in asset declaration scandal after evidence emerged that he owned property in Dubai.   The Nigerian Army in June admitted that Mr. Buratai owned pro......
 
BreakingNews 12/12/16: Nigerian Army announces dedicated phone lines for SouthEast operation
[ Masterweb Reports ] - December 6, 2016: The Nigerian Army on Tuesday gave dedicated telephone lines for the general public to call for any information or request for help during the ongoing Exercise Python Dance in the South East.   According to a statement by the Acting Director, Army Public Relations, Sani Usman, the numbers are: Headquarters 14 Brigade, Ohafia, Abia- 07068688482.   The others are, Headquarters 30......
 
NewsRoundup 12/12/16: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
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BreakingNews 11/12/16 - Nigeria to start transporting petroleum products by rail
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Plans are underway to transport petroleum products by rail to some parts of the country, Mr Goddy Nnadi, General Manager, Corporate Services, Petroleum Equalisation Fund (PEF), has said. Nnadi made the disclosure on Sunday in Abuja in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).   “......
 
BreakingNews 11/12/16 - Twin blasts hit Maiduguri, scores feared dead
[ Masterweb Reports: Olatunji Omirin reports ] - Scores of people are feared dead after a male and female suicide bombers detonated explosives near the popular Monday market in Maiduguri on Sunday morning. The blast has been confirmed by NEMA and rescue workers at the scene of the attack. Boko Haram insurgents are suspected to be behind the attack.   Recall that 56 persons were killed and 177 injured in twin blasts that hit Madagali Market on Friday in Ad......
 
MasterwebNews 11/12/16 - #GhanaDecides: Like Nigeria, Corrupt Inheritor After President's Death Replaced By Aged Opponent
[ Masterweb Reports: Dr. Peregrino Brimah reports ] -  In an eerie form of coincident destiny, the electoral stories of Nigeria and Ghana have followed quite identical paths for the last series of transitions. The Good: Both nations had quite popular presidents who died in office. In Nigeria late Um......
 
NewsRoundup 11/12/16: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
MasterwebNews 10/12/16 - Rivers Re-Run Election: Who Wins This Battle?
[ Masterweb Reports: Olalekan Waheed Adigun reports ] - On Saturday, December 10, 2016 Rivers state citizens will vote those who will occupy the State and National Assembly seats that were declared vacant by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The election is not really a contest between candidates nor a contest of ideas, but a contest between two power centres with well-defined spheres of influence battling for the soul of the state. One force is seeking a ......
 
NewsRoundup 10/12/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 9/12/16 - Breaking News - Economic recession will soon subside, Buhari promises
[ Masterweb Reports: Hameed Oyegbade reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday said that the Federal Government  was making relentless efforts to end the economic recession ravaging the country and assured that the hardship would soon vanish. He said this during the 42nd convocation ceremony for a total 6,827 graduates of Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife.   Buhari who was represented by the Executive Secretary of the National Universi......
 
BreakingNews 9/12/16 - Breaking News - Nigerian students cash strapped in Malaysia beg for help
[ Masterweb Reports: Mutiu Ganiyu reports ] - Nigerians schooling in Malaysia have appealed to federal government to assist them by urgently finding solution to foreign exchange challenges and unfriendly bank policies. The appeal was contained in a letter addressed to President Muhammadu Buhari and delivered to officials at Nigeria High Commission in Kuala Lumpur.   Writing under the aegis of National Association of Nigerian Student's Community in Malaysi......
 
BreakingNews 9/12/16 - Breaking News - Fox Sports announces new partnership with West Africa Football Union Zones A & B
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - FOX Sports, the global leader in premium sports broadcasting, today announced a new multi-year partnership with the West African Football Union (WAFU) Zones A and B, providing a long term injection of investment into infrastructure, training and development across 16 countries over the next 12 years.......
 
NewsRoundup 9/12/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 8/12/16 - Okonjo-Iweala as First Female President?
[ Masterweb Reports: Bade Adebolu reports ] - The recession is biting hard; this is no news. The economy is in a state of quagmire and Nigerians are groaning under the heavy burden of skyrocketing cost of basic commodities. What has brought us to this state is the greed and selfishness of corrupt leaders; they have eaten their future and that of their children, that is why N......
 
MasterwebNews 8/12/16 - "What Does Soyinka Want?"
[ Masterweb Reports: Olalekan Waheed Adigun reports ] - ......
 
NewsRoundup 8/12/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
MasterwebNews 7/12/16 - Group condemns Dr Junaidu`s allegation against President Buhari
      [ Masterweb Reports ] - The Buhari Media Support Group (BMSG) has described as “uncharitable and baseless”, the allegation by a former House of Representatives member, Dr Junaidu Mohammed, that President Muhammadu Buhari had exploited religion in 2015 to gain political advantage and power.   The Chairman of the group, Malam Muhammad Labbo, made the remark in a statement made available to the Ne......
 
BreakingNews 7/12/16 - State of Emergency: Arrest Kaduna Gov Nasir El-Rufai For Admitting To Sponsoring Terrorists
[ Masterweb Reports: Dr. Peregrino Brimah reports ] - Kaduna state governor Nasir el-Rufai made a startling revelation last week. He admitted openly to financially sponsoring terrorists in Nigeria and neighboring countries. The governor publicly admitted that he sent emissaries to give money from Nigeria's treasury to Fulani insurgents who ......
 
BreakingNews 7/12/16 - Okonjo-Iweala Has Nothing To Do With Fake 2019 Campaign Poster And Political Speculation
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - Our attention has been drawn to speculative media stories linking former Minister of Finance, Dr Okonjo-Iweala with the next presidential election scheduled to hold in 2019.     ......
 
NewsRoundup 7/12/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 6/12/16 - Roadblock Extortion Scourge Hits Southeast The More As Nigeria Police Raked In N9.1Bilion
[ Masterweb Reports: Intersociety reports ] - Excerpts Below With Pictures Expose The Extortionist Activities Of The Nigeria Police Force (NPF) And Army On Southeast Roads; Whereby The NPF Had In The Past 1.........
 
MasterwebNews 6/12/16 - Nigeria to encourage tomato paste processing -Buhari
[ Masterweb Reports ] - The Federal Government will this year prioritise tomato paste processing as part of its strategic implementation plan, President Muhammadu Buhari said on Monday in Abuja. He said this while declaring open the 2016 Africa Economic Conference with the theme: “Feed Africa: Towards agro-allied industrialization for inclusive growth.”   Represented by the Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, he said that the decision to have......
 
MasterwebNews 6/12/16 - El-Rufai: Tell The Terrorists I Am Fulani Too And Give Them This Money
[ Masterweb Reports: Dr. Peregrino Brimah reports ] - Nigeria has a problem: Kaduna. There is an administrator in Kaduna who is very very dangerous. He is a text book definition of an ethnic bigot, a tribalist and a religious sectarian radical. He also believes he is taller than the law and has little regard for Nigeria's constitution and next to none for the people's lives. This makes him a seriously dangerous threat to Nigeria.  ......
 
NewsRoundup 6/12/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 5/12/16: Nigeria Police arrest man who killed and cut colleague into pieces
[ Masterweb Reports ] - The Police in Lagos State have arrested a 28-year-old man, Haruna Abubakar, for allegedly killing his colleague, cut him into pieces and dumped the corps in the bush. The spokesperson for the police in the state, SP Dolapo Badmos, confirmed this to newsmen on Monday in Ikeja.   According to Badmos, the suspect was arrested upon discreet investigation and intelligence reports.   &......
 
BreakingNews 5/12/16: Suya, Isi- ewu, Kilisi, cause premature death -Health Minister
[ Masterweb Reports: Dorcas Daniel reports ] - The Minister of health, Prof Isaac Adewole has said Suya, Isi- ewu, Kilisi and others are contributing to the cause of premature deaths in the country.     He disclosed this while delivering a keynote address at the First Annual Black Tie Gala event organised by the Tristate Heart Foundation (TH......
 
NewsRoundup 5/12/16: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 4/12/16: Borno records 512 new HIV cases in IDPs` camps
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Malam Barkindo Saidu, the Executive Secretary,   Borno Agency for the Control of HIV/AIDS (BOSACA), says 512 new cases of HIV infections have been recorded in Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camps in the state. He spoke on Sunday in Maiduguri while briefing newsmen. Saidu said that the cases were recorded after voluntary screening in some IDPs’ camps in the state.   He pointe......
 
BreakingNews 4/12/16: Obasanjo`s challenge of Buhari
[ Masterweb Reports: Sonala Olumhense reports ] - As one who firmly believes that one Olusegun Obasanjo squandered the finest opportunity of any Nigerian leader since independence, I have often criticized him. Between 1999 and 2007, he could have transformed Nigeria into Africa’s most developed, most productive and most functional economy. The records show that he ......
 
BreakingNews 4/12/16: Nigeria defeat Cameroun to lift 2016 AWCON title
[ Masterweb Reports: Mansur Abubakar reports ] - Nigeria’s Super Falcons yesterday retained the African Women Championship after defeating host Cameroun 1-0 in Yaounde. Florence Omagbemi’s side goal came in the 84th minute via veteran striker Desire Oparanozie whose lone goal a......
 
NewsRoundup 4/12/16: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 3/12/16 - Newspaper vendor crushed to death in Port Harcourt
[ Masterweb Reports: Victor Edozie reports ] - A newspaper vendor known as  Emmanuel Samson was yesterday  crushed to death by a company vehicle along Abacha Road in New GRA, Port Harcourt. Two other persons  were injured when the driver, who was said to be driving against traffic, suddenly moved out of the main road and rammed into stalls of newspaper vendors.   The driver of the Hilux van was immediately arrested by policemen who arr......
 
BreakingNews 3/12/16 - We struggle to produce Made-in-Nigeria shoes in Aba
[ Masterweb Reports: Linus Effiong reports ] - Aba in Abia State prides itself as the “Japan of Africa”, and a creativity hub in Nigeria. The appellation came through the dexterity and ingenuity of its artisans which have endeared it to investors within and outside the country.   Made in Aba products are fast capturing the world market and shoes are no exemption. Indeed, the shoe sec......
 
BreakingNews 3/12/16 - Probe Justice Kolawole`s Integrity For Callous Ruling To Further Punish Zakzaky, Wife, Family
[ Masterweb Reports: Dr. Peregrino Brimah reports ] - Nigeria's High Court judge, Justice Gabriel Kolawole Friday ruled the delayed release of Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky and his wife Zeenat. The Judge awarded N50 million in his ruling and said, "I have given the 45 days as a reprieve for the Inspector-General of Police, Attorney-Gener......
 
BreakingNews 3/12/16 - Brussels Airlines partners with Transfast to sponsor 2016 AfricanDiaspora Awards
[ Masterweb Reports: Samuel Abuya reports ] - This year’s edition of African Diaspora Awards is set to be taken a notch higher by the coming on board of ......
 
NewsRoundup 3/12/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 2/12/16 - 2019: Nigeria pledges support for diaspora voting
[ Masterweb Reports ] - The Federal Government has pledged to support the inclusion of Nigerian Diasporas to participate in future elections. Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama disclosed this yesterday in Abuja at a seminar on the “Validation ......
 
BreakingNews 2/12/16 - Naira further weakens against dollars
[ Masterweb Reports ] - As a result of a crackdown in the parallel market, currency traders and the persistent scarcity of the greenback, naira is further weakening against the United States dollar, Reuters has reported. The local currency fell 2.08 per cent week-on-week on Thursday to 480 to the dollar on the parallel market against 470 a......
 
NewsRoundup 2/12/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 1/12/16 - Abia State signs MoU on palm estate
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - The efforts and resolve of the Abia State Government, led by Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu,  to expand and increase the wealth of the State has recorded another laudable development with the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MOU) between the state and a private investor in palm, S-ATM Nigeria Limited, on the Abia State palm estate in Ohambele in Ukwa East Local Government Area of the state. ......
 
BreakingNews 1/12/16 - Nigeria: Economic Mismanagement and a Bag of Rice
[ Masterweb Reports: Undung Pam reports ] - Much as I appreciate what the media has done by publicising the speech delivered by Dr Oby Ezekwesili at the Inaugural Business Lecture of the Lagos Country Club, I am still not quite certain about what that speech hoped to achieve. You see, Dr Ezekwesili did a fine job of detailing the current iss......
 
BreakingNews 1/12/16 - Gunmen kills Chinese miner, 1 police, 2 others in Nasarawa State
[ Masterweb Reports: Hassan Ibrahim reports ] - Some unidentified gunmen has killed one Chinese national, a police officer and two other workers of a mining company at Alongani village in Nasarawa Eggon local government area of Nasarawa state. The State Police Command spokesman, DPS Kennedy Idirisu, who confirmed the killing, said that the victims were returning from their mining site in a company truck at about 4:00pm Monday before they were ambushed at Alongan......
 
BreakingNews 1/12/16 - Why court rejected Nnamdi Kanu`s bail application
[ Masterweb Reports: Clement A. Oloyede reports ] - A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has today refused to grant the bail application filed by the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, and three others. Justice Binta Nyako, while delivering ruling on the bail application, held that charge against th......
 
NewsRoundup 1/12/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 30/11/16 - Nigeria set to launch campaign to end child marriage
[ Masterweb Reports ] - The Federal Government in Abuja on Monday announced plans to launch a campaign to end child marriage and other related harmful traditional practices in the country. The Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, Sen. Aisha Alhassan said this during a media briefing.   Alhassan said the move was borne out of the resolution by African leaders to end child marriage during the 25th African Union O......
 
NewsRoundup 30/11/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 29/11/16 - Aspire To Leave Abia with Something, Gov. Ikpeazu Urges Youth Corps Members
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu has urged youth Corps Members posted to the state to aspire to leave the state with something. The Governor stated this at the swearing in Ceremony of the Stream 1, Batch B, Corps Members at the Orientation Camp in Umunna, Bende Local Government Area.   The Governor noted that though the service year is a break from rigorous academic a......
 
BreakingNews 29/11/16 - Aspire To Leave Abia with Something, Gov. Ikpeazu Urges Youth Corps Members
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu has urged youth Corps Members posted to the state to aspire to leave the state with something. The Governor stated this at the swearing in Ceremony of the Stream 1, Batch B, Corps Members at the Orientation Camp in Umunna, Bende Local Government Area.   The Governor noted that though the service year is a break from rigorous academic a......
 
BreakingNews 29/11/16 - 3 Nigerian students in court over alleged gang rape of female colleague
[ Masterweb Reports ] - An Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday granted three students N500,000 bail each over alleged gang raping a female colleague. The accused – Samuel Omodele, 21, Olabanjo Balogun, 21, and Divine Francis, 20 – all students of  Nigeria Institute of Oceanography and Marine Research, Ajah, Lagos, are facing charges of ......
 
MasterwebNews 29/11/16 - On Buhari`s second-term plan and Ohaneze Ndigbo executive meeting in Enugu
[ Masterweb Reports: C. K. Ekeke reports ] - If Buhari’s second-term plan, which his wife Aisha hinted us a month ago during her interview with BBC Hausa news and which some selfish cabals are seriously working on to impose Buhari again on Nigeria was tabled during Ohaneze Ndigbo Executive meeting held in Enugu recently; ......
 
NewsRoundup 29/11/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 28/11/16: Exposing Nigerian Army`s Falsehood Over Amnesty Report On Massacre Of Unarmed Pro-Biafra Campaigners
[ Masterweb Reports: Intersociety reports ] - (Intersociety, Onitsha Nigeria, 26th of November 2016)-In the late evening of November 23rd, 2016, the long awaited Special Report of Amnesty International; the world’s largest and most respected rights body, was released from i......
 
MasterwebNews 28/11/16: Herdsmen - short fiction by Odimegwu Onwumere
[ Masterweb Reports ] - There had not been such illnesses in the history of Konto Community, a history spanning over one thousand five hundred centuries, as it was experiencing in recent times. The community was rife with acute bronchitis, asthma attacks, and other respiratory illnesses. Apart from these illnesses, unpredictable rainfalls were everyday occurrence. There were c......
 
BreakingNews 28/11/16: Legislative Aide slumps, dies at Nigeria National Assembly complex
[ Masterweb Reports ] - A Senior Legislative Assistant with the National Assembly, Mr Abubakar Doki on Monday collapsed and died in the National Assembly premises. The deceased who was said to be in his early 50, was until his death, a Senior Legislative Aide (SLA) attached to the office of the Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yussuf Lasun.   The deceased was said to have taken ill at the early hours of Monda......
 
NewsRoundup 28/11/16: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 27/11/16 - Buhari: We remain committed to South Sudan peace
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday called for stronger commitment to the implementation of the peace process in South Sudan. Buhari assured that the Federal Government would remain steadfast in ensuring that South Sudan regains stability.    The president spoke at the Aso Rock Presidential Villa in Abuja while receiving the letter of credence of South Sudan Ambassador Mr Paul Malong Akaro.......
 
NewsRoundup 27/11/16: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 26/11/16 - Buhari orders NNPC to build 1,000 kilometre pipeline from Niger Republic to Kaduna refinery
[ Masterweb Reports ] - The Group Managing Director, (GMD) Nigerian National Petroleum Cooperation, (NNPC), on Friday said the Federal Government will build 1,000 kilometres of pipeline from Agadam Niger Republic, to supply crude oil to Kaduna refinery.   The GMD made the disclosure to newsmen during a visit to the Kaduna Refinery Petrochemical Company Limited (KRPC) in Kaduna.   Baru said high level co......
 
BreakingNews 26/11/16 - Fidel Castro, Cuba`s longtime revolutionary leader is dead
[ Masterweb Reports ] - CNN is reporting that Fidel Castro, the Cuban despot who famously proclaimed after his arrest in a failed coup attempt that history would absolve him, has died aged 90, Cuban state media reports. At the end, an elderly and infirm Cas......
 
 
NewsRoundup 26/11/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
MasterwebNews 25/11/16 - Yearning For The Return Of Bulldozers On Anambra Roads & Saying No To The Return of Tears And.....
[ Masterweb Reports: Intersociety reports ] - (Intersociety, Onitsha Nigeria, 23rd November 2016)-The leadership of International Society for Civil Liberties and the Rule of Law has resolved to join other well meaning citi......
 
BreakingNews 25/11/16 - Climate Change: Threatening the Health of Nigerians
[ Masterweb Reports: Odimegwu Onwumere reports ] - In this report, Odimegwu Onwumere writes that climate change is impacting on the health of Nigerians, suggesting that the authorities have to put the right measures in place to handle its effects through research and enlightenment   Ngozi is a......
 
BreakingNews 25/11/16 - Nigeria: Trader docked for allegedly raping neighbour`s daughter
[ Masterweb Reports ] - For allegedly raping a teenager, a trader, Akeem Omole, was on Friday brought  before an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos. The accused who resides at 35, Olaleye St., Oko-Oba, Agege, a suburb of Lagos, is facing one count charge of rape.   The Prosecutor, Insp. Simeon Inuoha......
 
NewsRoundup 25/11/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 24/11/16 - Democracy Coalition Felicitates with Atiku on His 70th Birthday
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - Democracy Coalition, a socio-political and advocacy group affiliated with the United States Democracy Coalition Project is felicitating with Nigeria's former Vice President, His Excellency, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar GCON as he celebrates his 70th birthday; a feat no one in his family ever achieved. As our endorsed candidate for 2019 Presidential race which is only one year and seven months away f......
 
BreakingNews 24/11/16 - Nigeria High Commission Deepens Crisis in Nigerian Community Ghana
[ Masterweb Reports: Imafidion Williams reports ] - There are strong indications of deepened crisis emerging from the involvement of the Nigeria High Commission in All Nigeria Community activities. This crisis is believed to have generated as a result of special alliance with an individual who is being regarded as the arc enemy of the community, Mr. Emmanuel Okeson.   This plaguing tale of All Nigerian Community Ghana (ANC- GH) requires a forcef......
 
NewsRoundup 24/11/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 23/11/16: Nothing like plastic rice in Nigerian markets -NABDA boss
[ Masterweb Reports: Zakariyya Adaramola reports ] - The Director General of National Biotechnology Development Agency (NABDA), Prof Lucy Ogbadu, has said there is nothing like plastic rice in Nigerian markets, describing the video which was circulating on social media as falsehood.   She disclosed this on Wednesday at the November edi......
 
BreakingNews 23/11/16 - Nigerians in America Congratulate Trump
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - Dear Mr. President-Elect; Nigerians in America under the auspices of Nigerian Union Diaspora (NUD) hereby congratulate you for the victory in the presidential election of November 8, 2016. ......
 
BreakingNews 23/11/16 - Ondo election: Police to deploy 26,000 men, helicopters, APCs
[ Masterweb Reports: Bola Ojuola reports ] - The Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Kpotun Idris has announced that no fewer than 26,000 officers and men of the Force drawn from 26 mobile units would be deployed for this weekend’s governorship election in Ondo State. The IGP stated this yesterday in Akure, the state capital, at a meeting with INEC officials, security operatives and others stakeholders.   According t......
 
NewsRoundup 23/11/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 22/11/16 - Obiano to set up Igbo radio station in Anambra
[ Masterweb Reports: Emma Elekwa reports ] - Chief Willie Obiano of Anambra state on Tuesday said his government will float an Igbo speaking radio station in the state as part of measures to sustain the language from going into extinction. Obiano also ordered that all public servants, traders, as well as students and pupils in schools across the state to put on traditional attires every Wednesday of the week.    Speaking at the occasion to promote Ig......
 
BreakingNews 22/11/16 - Hon. Ibegbu Speaks On Trump`s Victory And His Africa Social Media Group AFOT
[ Masterweb Reports: Hon. Ibegbu Speaks On Trump`s Victory & AFOT ] - Chuks Ibegbu is the Nigeria Coordinator of Africa Friends Of Trump (AFOT). In this no-holds-barred interview, he looks into some issues concerning the recently concluded USA elections.   Q. Sir, may we know the objectives of AFOT?   A. AFOT, which is the abbreviation for Africa Friends of Trump, was formed way before t......
 
MasterwebNews 22/11/16 - Almajiri Protects His Begging Bowl
[ Masterweb Reports: Dr. Peregrino Brimah reports ] - Jamil Mabai's work cataloging the lives of Nigeria's abandoned childr......
 
NewsRoundup 22/11/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 21/11/16 - Ebonyi State to ban sale of foreign rice
[ Masterweb Reports: Joshua Odeyemi reports ] - The Ebonyi Government has said it was concluding plans to enforce a ban on the sale of foreign rice in markets and other outlets in the state. Governor David Umahi made the disclosure when participants of the Armed Forces Command and Staff College, Senior Course 39, Jaji, visited him in Abakaliki on Monday.    The governor said the order would soon be enforced to ensure that the residents patronised hom......
 
MasterwebNews 21/11/16 - Red Hat Appoints First West African Premier Partner
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced the appointment of Converge Global Concept Technologies as its first Premier Partner in West Africa.   Converge Global Concept Technologies is an IT services organization that specializes in the deployment of mission-critical t......
 
BreakingNews 21/11/16 - Nigeria Corruption War: Parable of the hangman`s noose
[ Masterweb Reports: Sonala Olumhense reports ] - Last week, former Abia State Governor Orji Kalu, joined the All Progressives Congress (APC).  Kalu, a businessman and political party promoter, was welcomed into the ruling party like some sort of hero, with National Chairman John Odigie-Oyegun leading the honours at the APC headquarters in the federal capital.   No, Kalu is not an unknown quantity, and there are many reasons to remember him.&nbs......
 
NewsRoundup 21/11/16: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 20/11/16 - Jos gripped by concerns over plastic rice from China
[ Masterweb Reports: Hir Joseph reports ] - Concerns grew at the weekend over reports alleging that China is shipping tones of what is suspected as “plastic rice” into the country, although there were hardly any news to substantiate that.       The Plateau State capita......
 
BreakingNews 20/11/16 - Nigeria: Gunmen abduct ex-minister in front of Mamman Daura`s house
[ Masterweb Reports: Andrew Agbese reports ] - Three unidentified gunmen have abducted former minister of foreign affairs, Ambassador Bagudu Hirse. The incident happened right in front residence of President M......
 
BreakingNews 20/11/16 - Obi/Obiano Fight: No One Can Force Me into Exile, Says Obi
[ Masterweb Reports: David-Chyddy Eleke reports ] - November 19, 2016: The former governor of Anambra State, Mr. Peter Obi has said he would only encourage Anambra people to pray for Governor Willie Obiano as no one could force him into exile. Obi said this yesterday at the burial of the father of Chief Emeka Offor at Oraifite when he was asked to react to a newspaper publication of yesterday headlined: “Obiano threatens to unleash attack on former Gov,......
 
NewsRoundup 20/11/16: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 19/11/16: Why The Trump Presidency Will Be Better For Muslims - It`s time for tough love
[ Masterweb Reports: Dr. Peregrino Brimah reports ] - Try hard as we may, we cannot deny the fact that in today's world, encountering people dressed in Muslim garb quite often raises hairs on the backs of our necks, Muslims inclusive. Islam has become synonymous with terrorism, the explosive type. The Middle East today is in shamb......
 
BreakingNews 19/11/16 - Group Endorses Atiku For 2019
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - We have watched the current socio-economic and political realities and quagmire in Nigeria with keen interest. We have also seen all that the current administration of President Muhammadu Buhari can offer the country in the last 18 months. 18 months in the life of any administration is good enough to show the direction the government is taking and prove to the world that it is capable of solving Nigeria's num......
 
BreakingNews 19/11/16 - Nigerian troops shot dead another bomber in Borno
[ Masterweb Reports ] - The Borno Police Command on Saturday confirmed the killing of another suspected suicide bomber by security agents after he tried to gain entry into the Custom House Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camp along Maiduguri-Gamboru/Ngala road.   Mr Victor Isuku the spokesman of the command stated this in a statement in Maiduguri.   “At about 2359hours on Friday, a suicide bomb......
 
NewsRoundup 19/11/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 18/11/16 - Nigeria disburses N220.5bn loan to 35 states
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The Federal Government has so far disbursed a total of N220.5 billion budget support facility to 35 states. Bauchi State Governor Mohammed Abubakar said Finance Minister Kemi Adeosun dropped the hint at the Council Chambers of the Presidential Villa in Abuja yesterday during the National Economic Council (NEC) meeting.   Abubakar disclosed this to State House correspo......
 
BreakingNews 18/11/16 - Buhari: Looters deploying stolen funds against my government
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari has disclosed that the anti-graft war is tough and gruelling, “with corruption fighting vigorously back.” He said corrupt people had accumulated a formidable arsenal of illicit wealth which, he said they were currently deploying against his administration on diverse fronts. President Buhari however, assured that the battle would be won.   ......
 
NewsRoundup 18/11/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
MasterwebNews 17/11/16 - 100,000 Nigeria Police Recruitment Based On Local Governments And The $30billon Loan
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - The attention of Igbo Ekunie Initiative (IEI) comprising individuals in Nigeria and the Diaspora has been drawn to attempts by the Buhari administration to carry out recruitment exercise in the police force using local governments instead of states as provided for in the constitution under the federal character clause. Having used successive Northern military regimes to disproportionately create more local g......
 
MasterwebNews 17/11/16 - American Democracy Truly A Disaster
[ Masterweb Reports: SKC Ogbonnia reports ] - The title of this piece conveys a strident mood. But the angst is no longer because a bozo of catholic proportion emerged as the US president-Elect from the election of November 8, 2016. It is not because of the reality that a labile character......
 
MasterwebNews 17/11/16 - Activist John Danfulani Witnesses Nigerian Authorities` Unprovoked Attack On Shia Muslims On #ArbaeenTrek
[ Masterweb Reports: Dr. Peregrino Brimah reports ] - Kaduna-based activist John Danfulani embedded himself with Shia Muslims embarking on this year's Arbaeen trek from Kano to Zaria and wit......
 
NewsRoundup 17/11/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 16/11/16 - 60% of terrorists not Nigerians -Army Chief
[ Masterweb Reports ] - The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, on Wednesday said that judging by the current activities of the Boko Haram terrorists, 60 per cent of them are not Nigerians. Buratai said this in Maiduguri when he received the Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General, Dr. Mohammed Ibn Chambas, at the headquarters of the......
 
BreakingNews 16/11/16 - Elite Political Culture and Voting Patterns: Analyzing the 2016 Ondo Gubernatorial Election
[ Masterweb Reports: Olalekan Waheed Adigun reports ] - Introduction: ......
 
BreakingNews 16/11/16 - Why does Biafra want separation from Nigeria? Seven reasons (Part 2-concluded)
[ Masterweb Reports: C. K. Ekeke report ] - In part-one of this series, I gave three reasons why Biafra wants to separate from the Federal Republic of Nigeria.  I briefly made argument for Nigeria’s flawed foundation, the vicious ethnic hat......
 
NewsRoundup 16/11/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 15/11/16 - Late 18th Sultan of Sokoto, Ibrahim Dasuki buried in Sokoto
[ Masterweb Reports ] - The late 18th Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Ibrahim Dasuki, who died on Monday night in Abuja, was laid to rest at the Hubbaren  Shehu in Sokoto on Tuesday. The News Agency of Nigeria(NAN) reports that, the  funeral prayer was led by the Chief Imam of the Sultan Bello Jumaat Mosque, Alhaji Usman Bello.   ......
 
BreakingNews 15/11/16 - Nigerian court remands 54-year-old man for allegedly raping two minors
[ Masterweb Reports ] - A Lokoja Chief Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday remanded a 54-year-old commercial tricyclist, Segun Adisa in prison custody, for allegedly raping two minors in a toilet. The Chief Magistrate, Levi Animoku ordered the remand of the accused because of the gravity of the crime.   ......
 
BreakingNews 15/11/16 - Cataloging Nigeria`s Abandoned Children
[ Masterweb Reports: Perry Brimah reports ] - Pictures speak louder than words. Popular activist Jamil Mabai has embarked on a project to take beautiful pictures of Almajiri children in Nigeria's north. As many as 10 million northern children are out of school, abandoned to a beggars life as Almajiri. Jamilu uses his photography to show there can be beauty in everything, even in pain and suffering. His pictures bring the plight of Nigeria's Almajiri to a wider global audience......
 
NewsRoundup 15/11/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 14/11/16: Presidency: Famine looms in Nigeria
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The Presidency has raised the alarm that Nigeria, currently Africa's largest producer of cereals and grains, risks famine from early next year following a huge demand in the global market targeting the nation's surplus production.   The Senior Special Assistant to President......
 
MasterwebNews 14/11/16: Congratulations to President-elect Donald John Trump and why he won
[ Masterweb Reports: Rev. Dr. C. K. Ekeke Congratulates Trump ] - As the U.S. President-elect Donald J. Trump, seating-President Barack H. Obama and other U.S. leaders and groups seek ways to unify a deeply divided nation after such a stunning victory against Hillary Clinton, who would’ve become the first female President of the United States, after more than 200 years of presidential democracy, Americans must now “take a deep breath” according to Oprah......
 
BreakingNews 14/11/16: N4.9billion fraud: Fani-Kayode still in Kuje prisons, counsel tells Lagos court
[ Masterweb Reports: Yahaya Ibrahim reports ] - The trial of Femi Fani-Kayode, a former Aviation minister over money laundering charge was on Monday stalled at a Federal High Court in Lagos following his remand at the Kuje prisons in Abuja.   Fani-Kayode, alongside Nenadi Usman, a former finance minister and one Danjuma Yusuf are curre......
 
NewsRoundup 14/11/16: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
MasterwebNews 13/11/16: I Promise To Buy Self-admitted Super Predator Wole Soyinka`s Ticket Out of America
[ Masterweb Reports: Dr. Peregrino Brimah reports ] - The truth is, Wole Soyinka was no different and actually quite worse than T. B. Joshua, who predicted a Hillary Clinton win; and this is why he wagered on ripping his Green card in the advent of a Trump electoral victory. ......
 
BreakingNews 13/11/16: British intelligence reports on how Ironsi took over
[ Masterweb Reports ] - The students had seen how the Nehru-led delegation comport themselves to argue and demand Independence for India but the Nigeria delegation led by Azikiwe were an utter embarrassment. When the delegation arrived back home after 2 months, Daily Times editorial of 15 August 1947 berated them; Adeyemo Alakija and H.O. Davies of the rival Nigerian Youth Movement (NYM) used their columns in Daily Service to demand they accoun......
 
NewsRoundup 13/11/16: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 12/11/16: Why I`m leaving USA -Soyinka
[ Masterweb Reports: Richard P. Ngbokai reports ] - The US based Nigerian professor, Nobel laureate Wole Soyinka has reaffirmed his decision to exit the United States of America following the election of the Republican candidate, Donald Trump in the recently concluded presidential elections in the United States of America.   Soyinka however did not disclose when he intends to quit America but stated that his decision was informed out......
 
MasterwebNews 12/11/16 - Why T. B. Joshua`s US Election Prophesy Was Not Essentially Wrong
[ Masterweb Reports: Dr. Peregrino Brimah reports ] - 15 days ago the omens were for a Trump victory, Synagogue's prophet T. B. Joshua said. 10 days ago it changed, a woman would take the lead, narrowly! He conti......
 
NewsRoundup 12/11/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 11/11/16 - Abia LGA polls: Ikpeazu sues for peace, assures free and fair elections
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Abia State Governor, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu, has applauded various political parties in Abia State for their keen interest in the upcoming local government election slated for December 17, 2016. The Governor particularly commended the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state for conducting a largely peaceful primaries across the state and urges winners and losers to continue to conduct themselves peacefully.   The G......
 
BreakingNews 11/11/16 - Message of Congratulations To US President-elect Donald J. Trump From Muslims Against Terror
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - Dear President-elect Donald J. Trump; Assalam Alaykum (Peace Be With You). We the Muslims Against Terror extend our heartfelt congratulations on your historic victory, as the 45th President of America.   As you prepare to take on the responsibilities and challenges of your high office, your message of hope, freedom and opportunity resonates with our members as it does with people across the grea......
 
BreakingNews 11/11/16 - Trump Victory: The Return Of World Police And A Red Card To Antagonists Of International Peace And Security
[ Masterweb Reports: Intersociety reports ] -  (Intersociety, Onitsha-Nigeria, 10......
 
NewsRoundup 11/11/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 10/11/16 - Post-Election Protesters In USA Should Rethink
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - On behalf of Africa Friends of Trump (AFOT), I write to advise all those individuals and groups presently protesting in different USA cities to have a rethink. It is not to the best interest of either the USA or the world for the protest to continue. Americans have spoken with their electoral power and as the bastion of democracy in the world it will be a minus for what America stands for if the protests......
 
BreakingNews 10/11/16 - Great Strides of Dambazau In One Year
[ Masterweb Reports: Edwin Uhara reports ] - ''Great men are meteors that burn so that the earth may be lighted'' -Napoleon Bonaparte. Some years ago, one of the presenters of the BBC's 'Heart and Soul' programme sought to know whether geniuses are born or made? While not fully answering the question, at ......
 
MasterwebNews 10/11/16 - A Critical Look At The Quest For Biafra
[ Masterweb Reports: Chidera Michaels reports ] - For an overwhelming number of Southeasterners and Southsoutherners who were initially not sympathetic to the agitation for Biafra, the idea might nevertheless have been heartwarming as an expression of self-worth. However, they don’t have the stomach to pursue the course to fruition at all cost. For them the problem is logistics. They ca......
 
NewsRoundup 10/11/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursda
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 9/11/16: To Masterweb - Congratulations for a Steadfast Support for Trump
[ Masterweb Reports: Comrade Edwin Uhara Congratulates Masterweb On Trump's Victory ] - Dear Indefatigable Editor; I know it will sound strange to an average mind if I say Congratulations to you on Donald Trump's Electoral Victory. But, as a Philosopher King, I believe you know why I'm congratulating you! I am congratulating you because, apart from identifying with Donald J. Trump, you are the only known Black of Nigerian origin that followed......
 
BreakingNews 9/11/16: TB Joshua deletes prophecy of Clinton win
[ Masterweb Reports: Joshua Odeyemi reports ] - Influential Nigerian TV evangelist TB Joshua's prediction that Hillary Clinton would win the US presidential election has been removed from his Facebook account. Mr. Joshua told his congregation on Sunday that he "saw" a woman winning.   After Donald Trump convincingly won Tuesday's vote, visitors to the preacher's Facebook page noticed the prophecy had been removed.   The......
 
BreakingNews 9/11/16 - Donald Trump Wins U.S. Presidential Election
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Donald Trump has won the U.S. presidential election by amassing 276 electoral votes, 6 votes more than the 270 required win. Hillary Clinton had 218 electoral votes against Trump’s 276 as at the time of this report, which puts her at 'the back' of the White House. The vote counting continues.   Trump defied pollster odds to win several key battleground states includi......
 
NewsRoundup 9/11/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
To Masterweb - Congratulations for a Steadfast Support for Trump
  [ Masterweb Reports: Comrade Edwin Uhara Congratulates Masterweb On Trump's Victory ] - Dear Indefatigable Editor; I know it will sound strange......
 
BreakingNews 8/11/16 - Oluyole Estate`s unsafe roads in Ibadan
[ Masterweb Reports: Gabrielle Rockson writes Masterweb ] - Dear Editor; My name is Gabrielle Rockson and I am a British-Nigerian 16 year old girl, studying my A-levels and living in the UK. I am writing to ask if you can please share my blog post about the terribly unsafe roads in Oluyole Estate, Ibadan.   During my trip to Nigeria, I went to visit my Pastor's house in Oluyole Estate, which was when I discovered the terribly conditioned roads. The roads ......
 
MasterwebNews 8/11/16 - On the Eve of the U.S. Presidential Election-My Take
[ Masterweb Reports: C. K. Ekeke reports ] - On November 8, 2016, Americans will elect a new President – the 46th President of the United States.  No matter who wins, it will be a historic and consequential election. The world is already on the edge and Americans are sharply divided—even among family members, friends, and the world. It will be historic because of the candidates representing the two major political p......
 
NewsRoundup 8/11/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 7/11/16: Peter Obi & Massala Beg Okorie And Are Forgiven As APGA Faction Joins UPP to Thwart Obiano Re-Election
[ Masterweb Reports: Maduabuchi Nwosu reports ] - “I said it that it will burn his hand and that he will not know peace. Somebody should go and tell him that he will never be a senator till the end of his life; he will never be even a councilor till the end of his life. Peter Obi has come to say sorry and as far as I am concerned, that was enough; Sadiq Massala has also some to say sorry an......
 
BreakingNews 7/11/16: Ojukwu Honored At Enugu, Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu Foundation Flagged Off
[ Masterweb Reports: Igbo Information Network (IIN) reports ] - Igbos and Nigerians gathered at the Igbo Development Centre Emene near Enugu to celebrate the posthumous birthday of the Igbo icon and Nigerian statesman Dim Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu.   The event  earlier scheduled for the Ohanaeze Ndigbo National Secretariate in Enugu had to be shifted to the new venue after The DSS  advised the organisers that a group was planning to storm the ......
 
BreakingNews 7/11/16: Why Buhari`s loan request failed in Senate -Senator Mustapha
[ Masterweb Reports: Ismail Mudashir reports ] - Lack of regular interface and communication between the executive and legislative arms of government was reason behind failure of President Muhammadu Buhari’s $30billion loan request at the Senate, Senator Bukar Mustapha (APC, Katsina North) has said.    Speaking in an interview with our correspondent, the vice chairman senate committee on power urged Pre......
 
NewsRoundup 7/11/16: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 6/11/16: They Say Trump Hates Immigrants; But He Is Married To One
[ Masterweb Reports: Dr. Peregrino Brimah reports ] - As an immigrant black man, I am perturbed when I chat with some fellow immigrants and blacks in America who rehash certain jejune, prepackaged one-liners on why they plan to vote for Hillary Clinton.   "Trump hates immigrants, he will deport you," they cough:   But is married to one. Will he be deporting his wife? Twice Trump has ......
 
MasterwebNews 6/11/16: Simple Solution to Prevent Regional "Fires" Spreading to Lebanon
[ Masterweb Reports: Dr. David Leffler reports ] - An article published by Reuters reports that "former Lebanese army commander Michel Aoun was sworn in as the country's elected president on Monday, and vowed to fight terrorism and to prevent regional 'fires' spreading to Lebanon." The article also reports that he vows that L......
 
MasterwebNews 6/11/16: $30Billion Loans: Another Dangerous Move By Anti Democratic Forces To Throw Nigeria Into Perpetual Darkness
[ Masterweb Reports: Intersociety reports ] - (Intersociety, Onitsha-Nigeria, 4th of November 2016)-The conspiratorial supports given to the Buhari Administration by the attentive segment of the Nigerian Public, as it concerns its plans to mortgage the future, image and development of Nigeria internationally by way of securing whopping $30Billion loans from a number of regiona......
 
MasterwebNews 6/11/16: Between Kano and Kanu: It Is Time To Free Nnamdi Kanu
[ Masterweb Reports: Dr. Peregrino Brimah reports ] - When Buhari borrowed the words of Charles De Gaulle, "I belong to everybody and I belong to nobody," it raised a lot of hope in skeptical Nigerians. Worse than murder is oppression, the Muslim Quran says in chapter 2 verse 191. Injustice and oppression are the ro......
 
NewsRoundup 6/11/16: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
MasterwebNews 5/11/16 - Sole Rebels Founder, Zaron CEO and GQ UK Editor among MasterClass Facilitators for the GTBank Fashion Weekend
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - Sole Rebels Founder Bethlehem Alemu, Zaron CEO Oke Maduewesi and GQ UK editor Dylan Jones have been announced among the MasterClass Facilitators for the GTBank Fashion Weekend scheduled for the 12th and 13th of November 2016. Others include celebrity Makeup Artist Sam Fine, Chairperson ......
 
MasterwebNews 5/11/16 - Mixed reactions trail Southern Kaduna/Fulani herdsmen peace treaty
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Mixed reactions trail the peace treaty entered by traditional rulers in Southern Kaduna and Fulani herdsmen at Kachia on Tuesday. The peace treaty, midwife by the military to curb wanton killings in Southern Kaduna, was signed by traditional rulers in Southern Kaduna and Fulani herdsmen in the area.   A cross section of people, including traditional, religious and opinion leader......
 
NewsRoundup 5/11/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
MasterwebNews 4/11/16 - Nigeria: Supreme Court officials charged with N2.2bn fraud
[ Masterweb Reports: Adelanwa Bamgboye reports ] - Three senior officials of the Supreme Court of Nigeria are facing a nine-count criminal charge, including diverting N2.2 billion belonging to the apex court and receiving gratifications. The officials are the Chief Registrar, Ahmed Gambo Saleh; Director of Finance, Muhammed Abdulrahman Sharif and Chief Accountant, Rilwanu Lawal. ......
 
MasterwebNews 4/11/16: Wike`s Laudable Policy against Polio
[ Masterweb Reports: Odimegwu Onwumere reports ] - Odimegwu Onwumere writes that Governor Wike of Rivers State has shown commitment to the fight against polio, following the new cases of the disease that vegetated in Borno State, but such commitment can be enhanced with proper primary healthcare and taking some lessons from the past administration’s polio policies   ......
 
BreakingNews 4/11/16: Jonathan ordered diversion of N264bn TETFund -Senate
[ Masterweb Reports: Ismail Mudashir reports ] - The Senate yesterday said it has commenced the process of recovering N263.9billion diverted from the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETfund) on the order of former president Goodluck Jonathan. The resolution was sequel to adoption of a report of the Senate committee on Tertiary Education and TETFund, chaired by Senator Jibrin Barau (APC, Kano North) on the gross mismanagement of the education tax fund.   ......
 
NewsRoundup 4/11/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 3/11/16: Why I wanted to abscond after taking over from Jonathan -Buhari
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari has confessed that due to the problems inherited by his administration, he once felt like absconding. Buhari was speaking at the Aso Rock Presidential Villa in Abuja on Thursday at the presidential parley with the Senior Executive Course No. 38 of the National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies, Kuru.    The president said that since 1999, successive governmen......
 
MasterwebNews 3/11/16 - As Wikileaks Destroys Hillary It`s Time To Return To Handwritten Letter
[ Masterweb Reports: Dr. Peregrino Brimah reports ] - The Wikileaks revelations from the Podesta emails have been horrible. You can't look Hillary in the eye after seeing all of that. I doubt anyone with a conscience can put their thumb down for her with all that filth. DNC chair had to resign for rigging the party primaries against Bernie ......
 
NewsRoundup 3/11/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 2/11/16: Ghana Accords Prof Okonjo, Obi of Ogwashiukwu National Award
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Professor Chukwuka Okonjo, Obi of Ogwashiukwu and NLC Trustee on Saturday 29th October 2016 received the highest civil national award from the Government of Ghana. The award was conferred on him by President John Dramani Mahama in recognition of his stellar and distinguished contributions to the country’s education system.  ......
 
BreakingNews 2/11/16: Foreigners have invaded Nigerian farms -Dr. Nebude
[ Masterweb Reports: Christiana T. Alabi reports ] - Foreigners from India, China and Lebanon among others have invaded farms especially in the northern part of Nigeria, the Principal of Premier Agribusiness School in Abuja, Dr. Bode Nebude has said. He said this in an interview at the end of the North Agriculture Stakeholders Summit/Expo which held in Kaduna on W......
 
BreakingNews 2/11/16 - False: Sean Jackson Was Not Thrown Out of Trump Rally For Being Black
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Sean P. Jackson, head of Black Republican Caucus of Florida was not thrown out of Trump rally for being black as published on ......
 
NewsRoundup 2/11/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
False: Sean Jackson Was Not Thrown Out of Trump Rally For Being Black
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Sean P. Jackson, head of Black Republican Caucus of Florida was not thrown out of Trump rally for being black as published on ......
 
BreakingNews 1/11/16 - Leave, if you are not satisfied with Nigeria`s composition -Kukah
[ Masterweb Reports: Clement A. Oloyede reports ] - The Catholic Bishop of Sokoto, Bishop Matthew Hassan-Kukah has said any group or person not satisfied with the present composition of Nigeria can leave the country.  Kukah said this at the 11th Anniversary of Kpakpando Foundation for Physically Challenged Persons and the 50th birthday ceremony of its founder, Senator Osita Izunaso.   While s......
 
BreakingNews 1/11/16 - Quotes of The Weeek
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - Quotes of The Week-Quotes by...(1) - "The cross of grief and pain from predators and oppressors in disguise as leaders or liberators ceases with age, but the people live from age to age through generations. Eventually, the nation reverts to the........Read More  ......
 
NewsRoundup 1/11/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 31/10/16: Aisha Buhari promises to tackle cases of rape, forced marriage
[ Masterweb Reports ] - The wife of the President, Mrs Aisha Buhari, has commended the effort of northern governors’ wives for identifying and tackling the challenges of rape, forced marriage and the spread of drug abuse among youths in the north.   Mrs Buhari made the commendation on Monday when the 19  wives paid her a courtesy visit at the State House, Abuja.   She also commended them ......
 
MasterwebNews 31/10/16: Afenifere Ludicrous Call For Resignation of Federal Ministers
[ Masterweb Reports: Nelson Ekujumi reports ] - An indisputable fact about human beings whether as individuals or in groups notwithstanding, is that we are all political animals and this much was recognized by the American political scientist Harold Lass well and the Greek philosopher, Aristotle in their respective treatise. But in expressing our opinions on public issues, it is expected that we should naturally be guided by facts and rationality rathe......
 
NewsRoundup 31/10/16: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
MasterwebNews 30/10/16: Chidi Obisike, Chairman of Ojukwu`s Birthday Celebration Speaks On The Event
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Mr. Chidi Obisike, Chairman of Late Dim Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu`s Enugu Birthday Celebration and Secretary-General, Igbo Information Network (IIN) highlights the purpose of the event in this interview with Nigeria Media Network (NMN).   Q Sir may we know why the Commemoration of the birthday of Dim Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu is holding at Enugu on the ......
 
MasterwebNews 30/10/16: Top New York Fashion Buyer, Bijou Abiola To Speak At GTBank Fashion Weekend
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] -Bijou Abiola is a successful Fashion Buyer who is known for bringing the best of apparel to retail stores in the USA. She has worked directly with several top brands and designers such as Donna Karan, Ralph Lauren, Miss Selfridge and BCBG. On the 12th and 13th of November, Bijou Abiola will be at the GTBank Fas......
 
BreakingNews 30/10/16: Ndigbo restates commitment to Nigeria, demands Kanu`s release
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Ndigbo at home and abroad ended a three-day summit in Abia on Saturday with a call for the release of Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, and others it tagged ‘prisoners of conscience’ in Nigeria.   ......
 
NewsRoundup 30/10/16: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 29/10/16 - Before Nigeria Is Returned To Highly Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) Status
[ Masterweb Reports: Intersociety reports ] - (Intersociety, Onitsha Nigeria, 28th October 2016)-The leadership of International Society for Civil Liberties and the Rule of Law: INTERSOCIETY, has received with shock the moves by the Administration of Gen Muhammadu Buhari to further mortgage Nigeria and its f......
 
BreakingNews 29/10/16 - Rivers State abandons multi-million naira banana farm
[ Masterweb Reports: Victor Edozie reports ] - For hundreds of indigenes of Zor-sogho, Luusue-sogho, Barakaani-sogho, Akporo-sogho, Teka-sogho, Okwale, Ueken, Korokoro and Kaani all in Khana and Tai local government areas of Rivers State, the multi-million naira state-owned banana  plantation  has become a huge loss to them.   The 2,000 hectares of banana farm has become a symbol of shame. What is left of  th......
 
NewsRoundup 29/10/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 28/10/16 - Igbos And Nigerians To Celebrate Ojukwu Posthumous Birthday
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - Ndigbo and Nigerians from all works of life will gather at OHANAEZE NDIGBO SECRETARIATE , ENUGU  on friday 4th November , 2016  to observe the posthumous birthday of the Igbo Icon and Nigerian Patriot late Dim Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu who still symbolically live on in the mind of Ndigbo......
 
BreakingNews 28/10/16 - Tight security in Daura as President Buhari`s daughter weds
[ Masterweb Reports ] - The ancient city of Daura in Katsina state, witnessed tight security on Friday as President Muhammadu Buhari’s daughter, Fatima, weds. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that there was heavy deployment of security personnel in and around the residenc......
 
MasterwebNews 28/10/16 - National Essay Competition 2016: Desigo Urges Nigerian Youths to Embrace the Opportunities in Tourism
[ Masterweb Reports: Anthony Elikene reports ] - As the National Tourism Essay Competition opens on Monday, the 31st of October, the organisers of the Competition, Desigo Tourism Development Limited have urged Nigerian youths to embrace and make use the best of the opportunities that abound in the Nigerian tourism industries.   Speaking on the mai......
 
NewsRoundup 28/10/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 27/10/16 - Eric Trump Campaigns For Father in Wisconsin - Masterweb Was There
[ Masterweb Reports ] – Eric Trump, the third child and second son of Donald Trump, U.S. Republican Party presidential candidate came to Wisconsin yesterday to rally support for his father in the presidential election scheduled for November 8 this year. He arrived Bayside, a village in Milwaukee and Ozaukee counties and Charles O. Okereke, publisher of Nigeria Masterweb and Africa Masterweb (aka Masterweb) was there with supporters to welcome Eric to the state and to co......
 
BreakingNews 27/10/16 - Ohanaeze Youth To Publish Soon List of SE Governors And Politicians Who Looted The Treasury
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - We shall officially publish the list of corrupt South East (SE) politicians and looters of our commonwealth by the first week of November, 2016. Warn governors owing workers and pensioners to clear their salary arrears on or before the end of November or face our wrath.   1 The Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth wing  will now publish the names of all the past and present Governors and......
 
BreakingNews 27/10/16 - Nigeria: Train crushes man to death in Enugu
[ Masterweb Reports: Jude Ossai  reports ] - Tragedy struck on Tuesday in Enugu, as a train ran into buses and traders at the Ogbete Main Market, killing an elderly man and leaving many people with various degrees of injuries. Metro gathered that the train which was said to be returning from Port Harcourt, the River State capital, was on a high speed,as it ran into to the market without horning.   An eyewitness who pleaded anonymity, said the train a......
 
NewsRoundup 27/10/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 26/10/16 - Ten Important Things Peter Obi Did Not Tell Us on The Platform -Emeka Odionu
[ Masterweb Reports: Emeka Odionu reports ] - On the platform at The Covenant Place, Iganmu Lagos; the former governor of Anambra state, as one of the invited guests spoke on a number of issues which are trending in the media. It was not an interactive session, so there was no opportunity to ask him questions hence the uninformed in Anambra politics “ga ekwe nke Pita kwulu”.   I’ve been getting calls and inbox messages from Nig......
 
BreakingNews 26/10/16 - Gambia withdraws from ICC
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Gambia has become the third African nation to submit its withdrawal from the International Criminal Court (ICC) to the United Nations. Information minister Sheriff Baba Bojang, who announced the withdrawal late on Tuesday on national television, said the acron......
 
BreakingNews 26/10/16 - As the Dollar Sells for N500....
[ Masterweb Reports: Bade Adebolu reports ] - An objective evaluation and analysis of Nigeria’s economic collapse points directly to President Muhammadu Buhari and his unprecedented inaction and monumental blunder in failing to appoint his ministers and form a government until 6 months after he was sworn into office. Furthermore, the dela......
 
NewsRoundup 26/10/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
MasterwebNews 25/10/16 - Bribery Allegation: God Will Vindicate Amaechi -Rivers APC
[ Masterweb reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - The Rivers State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has risen in stout defence of the Minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, dismissing calls for his resignation led by the State Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) following allegations by some recently arrested Judges that he tried to influence their rulings on some election petition cases. ......
 
MasterwebNews 25/10/16 - Redefining Leadership in Nigeria
[ Masterweb Reports: Marcus Okotete reports ] - There is no doubt that leadership is one of the fundamental problems we face in Nigeria as a nation. It is a problem that cuts across party divides; whether it's the APC or the PDP, leadership remains the fulcrum that is missing in the country. However, the popular language in the country today is economic recession, but the question everyone probably have refused to ask is how come we allowed......
 
BreakingNews 25/10/16 - Cows banned from Abuja streets, as FCT minister sets up task force
[ Masterweb Reports ] - The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) has commenced fight against cattle grazing and roaming in the Abuja city center. Ministerial Task Team on Environment under the Chairmanship of Squadron Leader Abdullahi Monjel, has been inaugurated to keep the animals off the streets of Abuja.   The ban on cattle movement in the city came amidst protests by residents that the animals constitute nuisance and threat to lives.   ......
 
NewsRoundup 25/10/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 24/10/16: ABU to generate 1.2mw electricity from farm produce, faeces
[ Masterweb Reports: Isa Sa’idu reports ] - The Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria, in collaboration with a Hungarian company, has concluded arrangements to generate power from farm produce and human waste. Vice Chancellor of the university Professor Ibrahim Garba said during the ground breaking ceremony of the project at the institution’s main campus in Samaru weekend, that the independent power......
 
MasterwebNews 24/10/16: Kogi Politicians Should Allow Governor Bello Be
[ Masterweb Reports: Odimegwu Onwumere reports ] - The Executive Governor of Kogi State, Alhaji Yahaya Bello may be in for another set of distr......
 
BreakingNews 24/10/16: Dealing with Famine and Starvation deaths in Africa
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - Dear African brothers, you people were exploited in the past, now you are free but neglecting your own African Brothers who are poor. No Obama can help you, You have to help your Fellow African brothers as they  starving to death.   Presently 50 million African brothers are starving and the World does not  care. In order to prevent starvation deaths in African Countries&......
 
NewsRoundup 24/10/16: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
MasterwebNews 23/10/16 - Alleged Amaechi`s visit to Justice Okoro: 7 questions the NJC must answer -SERAP
[ Masterweb Reports: Adelanwa Bamgboye reports ] - Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, (SERAP) has sent an open letter to Justice Mahmud Mohammed, Chief Justice of Nigeria in his capacity as the Chairman of the National Judicial Council (NJC) seeking explanations on what “he and the NJC knew or had reason to know regarding the report to them on 1st February, 2016 by Justice John Inyang Okoro, Justice of the Supreme Court of Nigeria on the alleged visit by ......
 
MasterwebNews 22/10/16 - Obi In Eye Of Storm Over Claims Of Financial Prudence
[ Masterweb Reports: Andrew Essien reports ] - Throughout the eight years of Peter Obi as governor of Anambra State, Chief Ben Obi, also from Agulu, Anaocha local government area of the state and the former governor were close allies. Though Ben was special assistant to the governor on Inter Party Matters; a position assumed not to be so high compared to some other positions in the ex-governor’s cabinet, Ben wielded powers and was considered as one of the closest aides ......
 
MasterwebNews 23/10/16 - Former Governor Uduaghan @ 62: The Lessons He Must Have Learnt Out of Power
[ Masterweb Reports: Fejiro Oliver reports ] - Let us celebrate the occasion with wine and sweet words. Plautus: In 2014, I can still remember vividly former Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan of Delta State celebrating his birthday, with pomp and pageantry, glitz and glamour. That day was his i......
 
NewsRoundup 23/10/16: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
MasterwebNews 22/10/16 - Nigeria`s Electoral Reform Stares at the Judiciary
[ Masterweb Reports: Dr. SKC Ogbonnia reports ] - The recent statement by the government of President Muhammadu Buhari to reform the Nigeria’s electoral laws is in order. Any overture with a positive attribute is always welcome. Yet, some might argue, and plainly so, that the i......
 
NewsRoundup 22/10/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
MasterwebNews 21/10/16 - The Buharis, the Economist and the Candidate
[ Masterweb Reports: Bade Adebolu reports ] - Every day is important but there are days that stand out in our lives; for me, October 15 is one of them. I wish I could tell you the significance of this day in my life but that’s too confidential for this pages of t......
 
MasterwebNews 21/10/16 - British Fashion Council CEO Caroline Rush to Speak at the GTBank Fashion Weekend
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - Caroline Rush has achieved remarkable success in promoting the British fashion industry, particularly through organizing the globally renowned London Fashion Week and the prestigious British Fashion Awards. In 2015, she was appointed Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) by the Queen of England for services to the British fashion industry. Caroline Rush will be at the GTBank Fashion Weekend to offer ins......
 
MasterwebNews 21/10/16 - Nigerria: FG, states, LGs share N420bn
[ Masterweb Reports: Chris Agabi reports ] - Monthly revenue shared by the three tiers of government fell by N90.27b as pipeline vandals in the Niger Delta continue to sabotage the nation’s economy. The three tiers of government yesterday shared N420billion for the month of September compared to N510.27 billion shared in August.   The revenue decline is attributed to activities of pipeline vandals in the Niger Delta region.  The marginal i......
 
NewsRoundup 21/10/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 20/10/16 - Buhari unveils 93 Ambassadors-Designate
[ Masterweb Reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday approved the nomination of 46 non-career Ambassadors-Designate. It will be recalled that the President had earlier approved the nomination of 47 Career Ambassadors-Designate.  This second batch completes the list of the President’s nominees, reflecting character and gender consideration.   The full list of all appointees and states which make a total of 93 is a......
 
BreakingNews 20/10/16 - Ohanaeze Youth Council To Publish List of Non-Performing Igbo Governors And Political Office Holders
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council has started compiling the list of non-performing Igbo Governors and political office holders. The list will also include Igbo political actors in the past who failed Ndigbo and pocketed the commonwealth of the people. It will name failed contractors and publish the photographs of houses , lands, cars , shops and other looted assets by past and present Igbo Governors and t......
 
MasterwebNews 20/10/16 - Calling Governor Rochas Okorocha To Order On Owerri Refuse Heaps And Environmental Degradation
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - We the Igbo Ekunie Initiative, IEI, comprising individuals in Nigeria and the Diaspora; are alarmed at the mounting heaps of refuse in Douglas road and other parts of Owerri metropolis. Not only does this constitute an eyesore, it also has grave health implications for residents of the city. We note that under the stewardship of Dr Sam Mbakwe, Owerri was voted the cleanest city in Nigeria. It’s therefore......
 
NewsRoundup 20/10/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
MasterwebNews 19/10/16 - The Making Of Another Deadly Insurgency In Nigeria Via State Repression And Radicalization Of Shiite Muslim Worship
[ Masterweb Reports: Intersociety reports ] - (Intersociety: Onitsha Nigeria, 16th of October 2016)-Our heart is saddened over the failure of the civilian Government of Gen Muhammadu Buhari to learn from history so as to avoid further triggering of societal anar......
 
BreakingNews 19/10/16 - How GTBank is Redefining Corporate Social Responsibility
[ Masterweb Reports: Adekunle Olushola reports ] - The concept of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) developed alongside the emergence of corporations more than a century ago and is now practiced by most companies and institutions around world. While corporations may vary in their level of commitment to CSR, their practice is largely focused on corporate philanthropy such as donating to charities, supporting causes or sponsoring individuals, groups and programmes. However,......
 
BreakingNews 19/10/16 - Peter Obi`s Road to Redemption
[ Masterweb Reports: Tunde Asaju reports ] - If I had a word of advice for a worthy son, it would go something like this - beware of those who ride on sweet words into the conscience of voters for public office, they are a disappointment in the end. Since this is the era in which sons never accept anything without questioning, I would provide examples. The Wizard of Ota, a good writer of fables handed power civilians and returned to reap the reward. Once back in office, bec......
 
NewsRoundup 19/10/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 18/10/16 - Lagos Digital Marketing Training Starts in 2 days. Ghana, Enugu, PH & Abuja Classes Available
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - Digital Marketing course enables you to harness the power of Digital Marketing as the core driver of your organization marketing strategy. Our Digital marketing Course is a 2-day training  with 30 days post- training support which covers all the topics in online marketing. You will understand the foundation principles of Digital Marketing, and be able to distinguish how it differs from traditional marketin......
 
BreakingNews 18/10/16 - Fani Kayode`s wife shows proof EFCC lied in its accusations against her
[ Masterweb Reports ] - The wife of former Minister of Aviation Fani Kayode, has rebuffed claims by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) that she and her husband operated over fifteen accounts in some commercial banks in Nigeria. Precious Chikwendu who took to her Twitter handle to show proof of bank transactions in her accounts accused ......
 
BreakingNews 18/10/16 - Femi Fani Kayode and wife operated 15 accounts in one bank -EFCC
[ Masterweb Reports: Ademola Adebayo reports ] - The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has revealed that former Aviation Minister Femi Fani Kayode and his wife Sonia operated an Access Bank account which had two Biometric Identification Numbers linked to fifteen other accounts in Guarantee Trust Bank (GTB) and two others in Diamond Bank.   ......
 
NewsRoundup 18/10/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 17/10/16: Igbo Information Network Lauds Hajia Aisha Buhari
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - Igbo Information Network (IIN) hereby congratulates the first lady Hijia Aisha Buhari for her uncommon patriotism  and siding with the Nigerian masses. Her comment is a source of inspiration to Nigerians and we commend her for that. We also condemns Mr President for his comments on his wife. Its an unpresidential remark and he should tender apology t......
 
BreakingNews 17/10/16: My wife brings her lovers home for sex, Nigerian tells court
[ Masterweb Reports ] - A businessman, Kingsley Agina, has approached an Igando Customary Court in Lagos, to end his 10-year-old marriage to his wife, Obianju, accusing her of bringing men to their matrimonial home for sex. Agina, 49, told the court on Monday that his wife, with whom he had four children also, poisons his food. ......
 
NewsRoundup 17/10/16: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 16/10/16: T. B. Joshua Splashes N10m On Nigerian Deportees From Libya
[ Masterweb Reports: Ihechukwu Njoku reports ] - A group of Nigerian deportees from Libya have revealed harrowing details of their thwarted efforts to illegally travel to Europe.  Fifty-two of the 154 who were deported from the North African country last Monday shared their sordid experiences publicly at The S......
 
MasterwebNews 16/10/16: Chuks Ibegbu To Address African Poverty Reduction Conference In Ghana
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - The Secretary General of the Nigeria Unity Forum (NUF) and the Executive Director of War Against Poverty (WAP), Hon. Chuks Ibegbu will address Africa Poverty Reduction Conference holding in Accra, Ghana in November 22, 2016.   The event which will x-ray the causes and solution to Poverty in Africa will be attended by experts in Poverty reduction strategy, agricultural agencies, and emp......
 
NewsRoundup 16/10/16: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
MasterwebNews 15/10/16 - Nigeria: Taxation Battle Over Multinational Companies Non-compliance
[ Masterweb Reports: Odimegwu Onwumere reports ] - “Sadly, the compliance level of the oil and gas exploration and production companies in payment of levies and taxes is very low and in fact, pitiable,” contained in a letter Governor Henry Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State personally wrote to President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbaj......
 
MasterwebNews 15/10/16 - Chibok girls: How I helped negotiate swap with Boko Haram -Senator Shehu Sani
[ Masterweb Reports: Ismail Mudashir reports ] - The Chairman, Senate Committee on Local and Foreign Debts, Senator Shehu Sani (APC, Kaduna Central), yesterday said he linked the Swiss government with commanders of Boko Haram for release of the Chibok girls.     Speaking on the release of 21 Chibok schoolgirls on Thursday, Sani said he established contact with the Swiss government through their embassy in 2014 but that the arrangement yi......
 
BreakingNews 15/10/16 - Abia@25 the journey so far
[ Masterweb Reports: Uche Aguoru reports ] - Looking back at the state of affairs in our beloved state Abia after 25 years, our founding fathers both living or dead who gestated with the idea of carving out another state from our parent state Imo must be writhing in irrepressible agony.   Abia is a state that harbours great potentialities in human, material and mineral resources, a state that has produced great leaders and selfless ......
 
NewsRoundup 15/10/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
MasterwebNews 14/10/16 - How To End Poverty In Nigeria by WAPIN
             08035410176,08056741425 [ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - Poverty can be wiped out or drastically reduced in Nigeria, but it will take the will by the government and Nigerians to end this malaise. We should not continue to wait for the West to do it for us. In the 60s, Dr. M. I. Okpara, the Premier  of Old Eastern region made the region the fast......
 
BreakingNews 14/10/16 - Yes Some Shia Cut Themselves, But You Cut Others
[ Masterweb Reports: Dr. Peregrino Brimah reports ] - At the heart of the deadly intolerance against Shia Muslims in Nigeria is a deep-seated hatred for Shia Muslims. We must lay the facts bare in the face of in-our-face death delivering persecution against Nigeria's Shi'a minority. ......
 
NewsRoundup 14/10/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 13/10/16 - First They Killed the Christians, Today They Kill Shia Muslims...
[ Masterweb Reports: Dr. Peregrino Brimah reports ] - When there was supposed to be a Miss World beauty pageant in Nigeria, they looked for and killed Christians and burnt Churches. At every opportunity, for things that happen in distant places within and far from Nigeria, they have killed Christians in the north in glee. I am speaking......
 
BreakingNews 13/10/16 - Thunder kills 21 cows in Nasarawa State
[ Masterweb Reports ] - The Zonal Secretary, Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association, Nasarawa South, Nasarawa State, Jaafaru Usman, on Thursday said 21 cows had been killed by thunder at Ashige in Lafia East Development Area of the state. Usman told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Thursday in Lafia that the thunder stroke on Tuesday morning during a downpour killing all the 21 cows belonging to a herdsman, Malam Bature Lere. &nbs......
 
BreakingNews 13/10/16 - Nigeria: Desigo Launches National Essay Competition to Stimulate Youths towards Tourism
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - As part of its efforts to continuously promote tourism in Nigeria and Africa in unique and creative ways that will lead to genuine development, a leading Nigerian tourism development and facility management company, Desigo has initiated a National Essay Competition tore-jig the orientation and ......
 
NewsRoundup 13/10/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 12/10/16 - Nigeria set to employ 200,000 graduate teachers
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The Federal Government says the implementation plan for effective commencement of its social investment programmes has reached an advanced stage.  Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, who stated this yesterday, said the selection of the first 200,000 unemployed graduates for teaching jobs was being completed.   Addressing a group of radio journalists and producers at the Presidential Villa in Abuja, Osinba......
 
MasterwebNews 12/10/16 - Nigeria Unity Forum Calls On Buhari To Put Food On The Table of Nigerians
[ Masterweb Reports: Nigeria Media Network (NMN) reports ] - The Nigeria Unity Forum (NUF) has called on President  Mohammadu Buhari to make effort to end hunger in the country and  put food on the table of dying Nigerians. The group lamented that the price of everything is going up in Nigeria and the common man can no longer survive.   While noting the corruption in the past that kept us to this abysmal level the N......
 
BreakingNews 12/10/16 - Peter Obi`s Viral Speech: A Case Of Hypocrisy And Political Pandering
[ Masterweb Reports: Churchill Okonkwo reports ] - Political hypocrisy in Nigeria is so pervasive that it calls to mind the 1664 classic play Tartuffe which is centered on a hypocritical priest who, after giving great speeches of piety and self-sacrifice, is found to be stealing his benefactor’s fortune and trying to seduce his benefactor’s wife. Such political hypocrisy could be seen in Ayo Fayose (making empty noise against Buhari’ anticorruption crus......
 
NewsRoundup 12/10/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
MasterwebNews 11/10/16 - EFCC arrests `Abia Governor` Ogah at Lagos Court
[ Masterweb Reports: Yahaya Ibrahim reports ] - The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) yesterday arrested Mr. Uche Ogah at the premises of a Magistrate Court in Lagos.  Ogah who was in June this declared winner of the Abia governorship election by a Federal High Court in Abuja and issued with a certificate of return by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), was picked up by operatives of the EFCC when he was leaving the courtroom. &n......
 
MasterwebNews 11/10/16 - Re: Nigerian Economy Since 1999: Myths, Lies and Data
[ Masterweb Reports: Uzoma Ngozi reports ] - When will Nigeria come out recession? Who will deliver Nigeria? But for Nigeria to come out of this economic state, our leaders mus......
 
MasterwebNews 11/10/16 - Recession: Brand Strategists Identify SMEs as Key to Economic Recovery
[ Masterweb Reports: Adesina Adetola reports ] - Some prominent brand strategists at this year’s Brand2Wealth Seminar organised by a notable Nigerian brand management company, USP, have stressed the importance of Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (SMEs) in efforts that would take the country out of its current economic challenges. In a well attended event held at the MUSON centre, Lagos, on Thursday, the brand strategists who were l......
 
NewsRoundup 11/10/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 10/10/16 - Judges` arrest: Corruption, not Judiciary under attack -Presidency
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The Presidency has clarified that the recent raid of official quarters of some judges and their arrest by the operatives of the Department of State Security were specifically targeted at corruption, not at the judiciary as an institution.   The Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu, said this in a statement Sunday night.   T......
 
BreakingNews 10/10/16: How Germany can help curb oil theft by militants -Buhari
[ Masterweb Reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari has urged Germany to help in curbing oil theft in Nigeria through assistance in the areas of equipment, training and sharing of intelligence with the Nigeria Navy. Information about the call for assistance is contained in a statement issued by the president’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina.   Adesina stated that Buhari made the call during an ......
 
NewsRoundup 10/10/16: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 9/10/16: Hon. Chuks Ibegbu Speaks On Nigeria Peace Project And Other National Issues
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Hon. Chuks Ibegbu is the Secretary General of Nigeria Unity Forum (NUF) and Executive Director of War Against Poverty In Nigeria (WAPIN). In this inverview with Nigeria Media Network, he speaks on the oncoming Peace In Nigeria Project by NUF and the War Against Poverty Workshop in the six geo-political zones of Nigeria and other national issues.   Q Sir, how do you see the state of the nation vis-a-vis......
 
BreakingNews 9/10/16: Nigerian Constitution Still Wails At 56 (Open letter by Intersociety)
[ Masterweb Reports: Intersociety writes AGF ] - Excerpt: It is with deepest dismay that the leadership of International Society for Civil Liberties and the Rule of Law: INTERSOCIETY write your public office through this public or open letter to inform you and other Nigerians and international watchers that the 1999 Constitution and the Rule of Law under your watch as......
 
MasterwebNews 9/10/16: How Atiku Arrests Souls With Message of Hope
[ Masterweb Reports: Odimegwu Onwumere reports ] - There is a lesson that might be learnt from a message delivered by a former Vice President and one of the leaders of the All Progressives Congress, Atiku Abubakar, to memorialize the 25th anniversary of the creation of Adamawa State.   ......
 
NewsRoundup 9/10/16: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 8/10/16 - Nigeria writes South Africa, hails Okah`s conviction
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The Nigerian government has praised the South African Supreme Court of Appeal's decision on 3rd October, 2016 confirming the conviction of Mr.? Henry Okah to 20 years in prison having found him guilty on t......
 
BreakingNews 8/10/16 - DSS arrest two Supreme Court Justices, others nationwide in Nigeria
[ Masterweb Reports: Adelanwa Bamgboye reports ] - Officers from the Department of State Security (DSS), in the early hours of Saturday arrested two justices of the Supreme Court after searching their houses for several hours. An impeccable source at the Supreme Court who confirmed this on condition of anonymity gave the names of the justices as Justices Okoro and......
 
BreakingNews 8/10/16 - Nzeogwu Coup Meant to Install Awolowo Prime Minister of Nigeria -Dr Ezeife in Speech at Igbo-Israeli Summit
[ Masterweb Reports ] - The failed Major Nzeogwu led coup was meant to install Chief Obafemi Awolowo as Prime Minister of Nigeria.  This was stated by a core progressive and former governor of Anambra State, Dr Chukwuemeka Ezeife at the second day of the Igbo-Israeli Economic Summit titled South East Youth Economic Summit 2016 (SEYES 2016) which en......
 
NewsRoundup 8/10/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 7/10/16 - Saraki, Ekweremadu, others discharged as FG withdraws forgery charges
[ Masterweb Reports: Clement A. Oloyede reports ] - An FCT High Court has today struck out charges against Senate President Bukola Saraki and his deputy Ike Ekweremadu and discharged them accordingly. The federal government approached the court seeking for the charges brought against the two Senate leaders and former Clerk of the National Assembly, Salisu Maikasuwa, and his d......
 
BreakingNews 7/10/16 - GTBank MD named CEO of the Year at 2016 Africa Investor Awards
[ Masterweb Reports: Adekunle Olushola reports ] - Managing Director/CEO of Guaranty Trust Bank plc; Segun Agbaje has emerged the 2016 Ai Socially Responsible Investment (SRI) 30 CEO of the year at this year’s 9th annu......
 
MasterwebNews 7/10/16 - What is the sense in the Niger Delta Avengers` Insurgency?
[ Masterweb Reports: Prof. Lai Erinosho reports ] - The Niger Delta and the Avengers are assuming that they can make the country ungovernable under the present Buhari Administration just as the Boko Haram insurge......
 
NewsRoundup 7/10/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 6/10/16 - Nigeria prone to bigger earthquake, Space agency warns
[ Masterweb Reports: Zakariyya Adaramola reports ] - The recent occurrences of earth tremors in some communities and towns in three states in the country are signs that Nigeria is prone to bigger and higher magnitude earthquake, the National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA) has said.   NASRDA's Director General Prof ......
 
BreakingNews 6/10/16 - The Advice I Gave Buhari That Would Have Saved Nigeria From Its Current Dilemma
[ Masterweb Reports: Dr. Peregrino Brimah reports ] - The election results had hardly been announced when I sent then President-elect Muhammadu Buhari "My Shopping List." It went without saying that Buhari, the winner of the 2015 elections would need to hit the ground running like Ojukwu had hoped – as he said in an interview – of Nigeria's leaders when Nigeria gained independence. But not only must Buhari run fast, he would......
 
BreakingNews 6/10/16 - South East Youth Economic Summit; Israeli Investors to Support Ndigbo
[ Masterweb Reports: Obinna Akukwe reports ] - Israeli investors and business leads who attended the South East  Youth Economic Summit (SEYES) have promised to assist in the development of Igbo land if the government gives them the much needed support. This was contained in the speech delivered by Dr Kaspi Yoram at the South East Youth Econo......
 
NewsRoundup 6/10/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 5/10/16 - Nigeria Presidential Jets for sale: What you need to know
[ Masterweb Reports: Richard P. Ngbokai reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari has authorised the sale of two presidential aircraft. A falcon 7X and hawker 4000 aircraft belonging to the federal government of Nigeria are being offered for sale. ......
 
BreakingNews 5/10/16 - Igbo Mandate Congress Commends Igbo--Israeli Economic Summit as Israeli, Italian Investors arrives Enugu
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - Igbo Mandate Congress (IMC) has commended the historic first ever organized business partnership between the Israeli and the Igbo people of South East Nigeria. This partnership being kick started with this South East Youth Economic Summit (SEY......
 
NewsRoundup 5/10/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 4/10/16: Police confirm kidnap of former minister and her husband in Kaduna
[ Masterweb Reports: Maryam Ahmadu-Suka reports ] - The Kaduna state Police Command has confirmed the kidnap of the immediate past minister of environment, Mrs. Laurentia Laraba Mallam, and her husband, Mr. Pius, in Bwari/Jere axis along the Kaduna-Abuja express way on Monday evening.   ......
 
BreakingNews 4/10/16: Nigeria`s Asset Sale `Choice` And Dangote`s $15 Billion Magic Number
[ Masterweb Reports: Dr. Peregrino Brimah reports ] - It is either there are two countries or a single country owned. The country you and I think we know appears to be quite different from what we are made to see. I'll explain. When was the first day you heard or read about Nigeria supposedly needing a magic nu......
 
BreakingNews 4/10/16: T.B. Joshua Peru Crusade - How Catastrophic Stampede Averted
[ Masterweb Reports: Ihechukwu Njoku reports ] - There was a major disaster that was averted on the second and final day of the two days historic crusade with Prophet TB Joshua, in Lima, Peru. One knows if it had happened, that would have been the major news headlines around the world. Because the world we all know, loves celebrating the bad news, compare to those good things that happen in the church they ignore. But thank God for th......
 
NewsRoundup 4/10/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 3/10/16 - Police arrests suspected kidnappers, armed robbers in Kaduna
[ Masterweb Reports: Maryam Ahmadu-Suka reports ] - The Kaduna state police command's  Intelligence Bureau has arrested eight suspects involved in kidnapping and armed robbery in Kaduna state. The Police Public Relations Officer, ASP Aliyu Usaman‎ in a statement said the suspects were involved in kidnapping Mrs. Fatima Inusa, wife to Dr. Inusa Umar of the Faculty of Education ABU Zaria at their residence in Zaria on 19th Septembe......
 
MasterwebNews 3/10/16 - #EdoDecides2016: The Battle of Hegemonies
[ Masterweb Reports: Olalekan Waheed Adigun reports......
 
MasterwebNews 3/10/16: Retribution by Jihad in the Indian Subcontinent-- Utilitarianism, Christianity, Empire
 [ Masterweb Reports: Dr Kusum Gopal reports ] - Although it is almost seventy years since the last Partition of the Subcontinent disquieting chasms remain on account of the partial knowledge not just of the Partition, but in the......
 
NewsRoundup 3/10/16: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
MasterwebNews 2/10/16: Rivers: Why Wike Shouldn`t Go About Peace Without Princewill
[ Masterweb Reports: Odimegwu Onwumere reports ] - In Rumundele Community of Emohua Local Government Area of Rivers State, the residence threw open party recently in jubilation that over 200 youth from two bloody cult groups that had terrorised the area for months with property worth hundreds of thousands ......
 
BreakingNews 2/10/16: Plateau State Governor Returns From 13th Foreign Trips in 17 Months
[ Masterweb Reports: Hir Joseph reports ] - Plateau State governor, Simon Lalong, Saturday returned from a week-long trip to South Africa where his media aides said he met with businessmen to attract investment to the state. Efforts to get details were unsuccessful as the phone lines of the two media aides the governor traveled with were not available at press time, but Government House sources said the governor returned to Abuja on Saturday. ......
 
BreakingNews 2/10/16: Reflecting Upon Nature`s Beauty and Scientific Harvests
[ Masterweb Reports: Ikechukwu Enyiagu reports ] - Beauty, as I behold it Beauty, as I behold it in my perception, is a daughter of nature and the abstract image of God's thought-forms and perfection. When we consider the engines that drive the human system and the parts which make the body whole, we see beauty; when we consider how seasons marry shrubs and trees to produce colorful, inexplicable and delightful-to-the-eye pictures, nature's wonders surfa......
 
NewsRoundup 2/10/16: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 1/10/16 - Comrade Edwin Uhara Wishes Masterweb Happy Independence Day
[ Masterweb Reports: Comrade Edwin Uhara Wishes Masterweb Happy Independence Day ] - Dear Editor; After reflecting on the labours of our heroes past as well as your personal sacrifice and efforts to sustain the tempo established, I have no cause than to value and appreciate your oustanding achievements for the country we all love!   Therefore, may this Independence anniversary be an encouragement for you to do more in any capacity God......
 
MasterwebNews 1/10/16 - Fifty-six years after independence; nothing sacrosanct about `One` Nigeria
[ Masterweb Reports: C. K. Ekeke reports ] - Today October 1, 2016, Nigeria clocks 56 years old as an independent nation. Naturally, a fifty-six years old human-being ought to be a matured person&mdas......
 
MasterwebNews 1/10/16 - Full Text of President Buhari`s Independence Day Speech
[ Masterweb Reports: Independence Day Speech by President Buhari ] - Today – 1st October is a day of celebration for us Nigerians. On this day, 56 years ago our people achieved the most important of all human desires – freedom and independence. We should all therefore give thanks and pray for our founding fathers without whose efforts and toil we would not reap the bounties of today.   I know that uppermost in your minds today is the economic ......
 
MasterwebNews 1/10/16 - Independence Day Message By Chuks Ibegbu, Secretary-General Nigeria Unity Forum And Nigeria First Foundation
[ Masterweb Reports: Independence Day Speech by Hon. Chuks Ibegbu ] - Dear Compatriots; Today Nigeria observes her fifty sixth independence day celebration. Somebody that is fifty six years is no longer a small boy. Definitely  a lot of mistakes have been made in the past. A lot of misteps have been done, but a lot of successes have also been recorded. Today, we are at the throes of centrifugal forces that threatens the unity and existen......
 
NewsRoundup 1/10/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
MasterwebNews 30/9/16 - Rivers APC Endorses Niger Delta Peace Initiative
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - The Rivers State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has endorsed the Niger Delta Peace Initiative recently launched by South-South leaders under the leadership of the Minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi. The party in a statement issued ......
 
BreakingNews 30/9/16 - CBN Deepening Recession By Reestablishing Dual Forex Rates To Siphon Billions To Cabal
[ Masterweb Reports: Peregrino Brimah reports ] - The Nigerian Central Bank has once again silently maintained a dual forex exchange rate, further aggravating Nigeria's economic recession while festering corruption. In June of this year, after being implicated in the triggering the economic collapse, the Central Bank announced the floa......
 
BreakingNews 30/9/16 - Buhari`s New Change Ought to Begin with His Igbo Problem
[ Masterweb Reports: SKC Ogbonnia reports ] - For full disclosure, I am an Igbo man. I am also one of the pundits currently being lampooned for cheering President Muhammadu Buhari to democratic power. Yet, knowing what I know now, I will lend that support all over again—and even more. Un......
 
NewsRoundup 30/9/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
MasterwebNews 29/9/16: Buhari is not in government to make money -Osinbajo
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said that he and President Muhammadu Buhari are not in government to make money. The vice president said this at the Aso Rock Presidential Villa in Abuja on Thursday while receiving a delegation of the Christian Ministers Welfare Initiative also known as the Pastors’ Forum, Taraba State. ......
 
BreakingNews 29/9/16: Trump Rally Train Stops In Waukesha, Wisconsin - Auditorium Overwhelmed
[ Masterweb Reports ] – Yesterday, Wednesday, September 28 Donald J. Trump’s campaign rally train made a successful stop at Waukesha, Wisconsin, a suburb about eighteen miles from Milwaukee, the biggest city in population in Wisconsin. Masterweb was there to report the news as she was one of the accredited media duly issued media pass to cover the rally. The event scheduled at The Waukesha County Expo Center for 6.00 pm, at 4.00 pm when Masterweb reporters got to ......
 
NewsRoundup 29/9/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 28/9/16 - Public Awareness On Managing Peaceful Assemblies In Nigeria And Dangers Posed By Security Forces And Print Media
[ Masterweb Reports: Intersociety reports ] - (Intersociety: Onitsha Nigeria, 26th of September 2016)-It shocks and alarms us on continuous basis concerning orchestrated and systematic stigmatization and criminalization of the citizens’ rights to freedom of association, expression, movement, personal liberty and fair hearing by th......
 
BreakingNews 28/9/16 - Why Finance Minister Kemi Adeosun`s Asset Sale Saudi Comparison Is Bankrupt
[ Masterweb Reports: Dr. Peregrino Brimah reports ] - No kidding, Nigeria's finance minister Kemi Adeosun just compared Nigeria's proposed sale of assets to the Saudi plan to sell 5% or Aramco (Saudi Arabian Oil Co). I'll list below 10 differences that seriously highlight the misgivings in the finance min......
 
NewsRoundup 28/9/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
MasterwebNews 27/9/16: Senate Standing Rule Saga: Stop This Rape of Democracy Now -Ohaneze Youth Wing
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - Being the text of a press release issued by OHANEZE Youth Wing after her emergency general meeting on the continued persecution of the Deputy Senate President by the President Muhammadu Buhari Administration.   1. Having considered all the facts of the matter, the OHANEZE youth wing is convinced that the Deputy Senate President- Senator Ike Ekweremadu, CFR, is being persecuted by the Federa......
 
BreakingNews 27/9/16: FG threatens legal action against Nigerian newspaper
[ Masterweb Reports: Ismail Mudashir reports ] - The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed,  has threatened to sue the Independent Newspapers, publishers of the Daily Independent,  over a publication on the ‘Change begins with me’ campaign. The newspaper had in the publication dated  September 15, 2016 with the headline, “Change begins with me gulps N3.4bn”, accused the minister of plagiarism......
 
MasterwebNews 27/9/16: Re- Recession: Governors lavish billions of Naira on bulletproof cars for selves, wives
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - To Punch Newspaper: We read the story with the above headline on your Saturday, September 24, 2016 edition with utter disbelief.    Not that we were taken aback by the underlying motive to whip up negative sentiments against the government, portray it in bad light as wasteful and inconsiderate especially in the face of growing economic hardship, we are......
 
NewsRoundup 27/9/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
MasterwebNews 26/9/16 - African Countries Where Online Gambling is Allowed
[ Masterweb Reports: Mark Truman reports ] – African countries have always opposed the idea of gambling; nonetheless, African citizens are very much fond of this way of entertainment. Thus, in order to prevent the spreading of illegal gambling, governments have started to introduce laws and gambling licences. Once several countries of the continent have opened themselves to both land based and online gaming - a new market was formed. As a result, players can find useful......
 
BreakingNews 26/9/16 - Nigerian Italy-bound passenger caught with cocaine in the anus
[ Masterweb Reports: Abdullateef Aliyu reports ] - Officials of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos, have arrested two suspected drug traffickers found with wraps of narcotic drugs that tested positive for cocaine. The seizure, according to NDLEA spokesman, Ofoyeju Mitchel, weighed 485 grammes.   ......
 
MasterwebNews 26/9/16 - Nigeria`s 'New Sheriff' Is Partial says Dr. Peregrino Brimah
[ Masterweb Reports: Dr. Peregrino Brimah reports ] - This year, out of some 120 trucks of desperately needed food grains that were sent to the Boko Haram-ravaged northeast of Nigeria, a staggering ......
 
NewsRoundup 26/9/16: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 25/9/16 - Boko Haram Leader Abubakar Shekau Appears In New Video To Say He Was Not Killed
[ Masterweb Reports ] - The embattled leader of jihadist group Boko Haram, Abubakar Shekau, resurfaced in a video posted online Sunday, rejecting assertions by the Nigerian army that he had been seriously wounded. “You have been spreading in the social media that you injured or killed me; oh tyrants, I’m in a happy state, in good health and in safety.” Shekau said in the 40-minute video released on YouTube and dated September 25. &n......
 
MasterwebNews 25/9/16: GTBank Fashion Weekend - Promoting Enterprise
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - Leading African bank, Guaranty Trust Bank plc, has announced the debut of the GTBank Fashion Weekend which will hold in Lagos on the12th and 13th of November 2016......
 
NewsRoundup 25/9/16: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 24/9/16 - Biafra Sit-At-Home Protest Successful In Aba, Average In Other Cities
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Contrary to reports that reached us from Aba during the early hours of yesterday that people ignored the sit-at-home protest ordered by Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB)/Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State (MASSOB), Masterweb reporter in Aba reported that the streets were later deserted. According to our reporter: "It looked like a Sunday in Aba with heavy presence of police on patrol and the army at strateg......
 
BreakingNews 24/9/16 - On Selling Assets: The Vultures Are Anxious To Feast On Nigeria`s Carcass
[ Masterweb Reports: Dr. Peregrino Brimah reports ] - Vultures are birds of doom. They barely wait for you to be dead before they start ripping you apart. With their long necks and scrawny attires, they wish death on you and quite often bring it on. When a veritable source told me at the beginning of the "Change" tr......
 
MasterwebNews 24/9/16 - Rerun Poll: Emulate Tai People And Vote APC Rivers State Urged
[ Masterweb Reports: Chief Eze Chukwuemeka Eze reports ] - The electorate in Rivers State has been urged to emulate the people of Tai Constituency by overwhelmingly casting their votes for the All Progressives Congress (APC) during the forthcoming rerun elections in the state. “By so doing, the Rivers electorate would h......
 
NewsRoundup 24/9/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 23/9/16 - Many Ignore Biafra Sit-At-Home Protest
[ Masterweb Reports ] - It appears only Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB)/Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State (MASSOB) members are complying with the sit-at-home protest order today by the groups as business activities remain the same across SouthEast and SouthSouth of Nigeria. Shops, schools, markets and banks are open and people are seen moving freely about their daily activities.   ......
 
BreakingNews 23/9/16 - Nigeria: FG disburses N50bn loans to states, Excess Crude now $2.453b
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The Federal Government has so far disbursed N50 billion as a support loan facility to state governments, the Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, disclosed this in her presentation to the National Economic Council (NEC) meeting yesterday. She said the disbursement was still going on, adding that the balance in the Excess Crude Account stood at $2.453bn as at September 20, 2016. ......
 
MasterwebNews 23/9/16 - Godwin Emefiele Promotes Recession By Deliberately Denying Nigerian Masses Access To Money
[ Masterweb Reports: Dr. Peregrino Brimah reports ] - The Central Bank governor Godwin Emefiele has categorically rejected demands by Kaduna Governor Nasir El-Rufai, Finance Minister Kemi Adeosun and yours truly, for the CBN to reduce interest rates to enable small businesses have access to funds to ease the recession and promote growth.......
 
MasterwebNews 23/9/16 - Group Reject Calls by Saraki, Dangote and other Oligarchs to Sell-Off National Assets
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - It has come to our knowledge that a group of Nigerian Oligarchs who have for long held this nation hostage have been mounting pressure on the Federal Government to sell-off some of its national assets to raise cash to meet other national demands. This organised group whose members cut acrose various socio-political and economic divides have come out openly to ask the Federal Government to do ......
 
NewsRoundup 23/9/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 22/9/16 - Buhari seeks UN intervention in stolen funds` repatriation
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari has called on the United Nations to "remain vocal and active" in addressing the negative impact of non-repatriation of illicit financial assets on their countries of origin. President Buhari made the call in New York Thursday at the high-level meeting of the United Nations General Assembly to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the Declaration on the Right to D......
 
BreakingNews 22/9/16 - Safety And Security Alert For Citizens of SouthEast And SouthSouth Nigeria
[ Masterweb Reports: Intersociety reports ] - (Onitsha Nigeria, 22nd of September 2016)-It has come to the notice of International Society for Civil Liberties & the Rule of Law that the Nigerian Security Forces particularly the Nigerian Army, are at it again. Our extensive investigations clearly indicate that ahead of ......
 
BreakingNews 22/9/16 - WiFi Combat Academy Launches New Program to Produce Future Nigerian Tech Entrepreneurs
[ Masterweb Reports: Adesina Adetola reports ] - A digital training centre, WiFi Combat Academy, on Saturday, launched a digital entrepreneurship program designed to produce the next generation of Nigerian tech business owners. The Wificombat Tech Teen Mentorship Program is conceived against the background of the growing need for Information Technology professionals across all spectrum of t......
 
NewsRoundup 22/9/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
MasterwebNews 21/9/16 - SAN Vs SAN: The battle to Sanitize Ondo State
[ Masterweb Reports: Kunle Ajayi reports ] - The courtroom is presumed to be the battle ground for Lawyers with fierce advocacy skills to slog it out in a worthwhile professional debate to establish the guilt or innocence of their respective clients. The legal battle is not fought without the counsel possessing adequate knowledge of relevant case laws, facts, admissible evidence, precedents and other asso......
 
MasterwebNews 21/9/16 - Nigeria`s Monetary Policy Committee Maintains Status quo on all Monetary Policy Instrument
[ Masterweb Reports ] - The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Central Bank of Nigeria, a body that formulates monetary policy in Nigeria, Africa biggest economy decided on Tuesday to retain all monetary policy instruments as they were in August.   Hence Monetary Policy Rate (MPR) which determines the interest rate charged by commercial banks remained at 14 percent while Cash Reserve Ratio (amount of cash expected that the commercial banks keep with t......
 
BreakingNews 21/9/16 - Nigeria: Defendant defecates in court
[ Masterweb Reports: Onozure Dania reports ] - A defendant, Avekpon Bernard, 18, who is standing trial for conduct likely to cause breach of the peace, alongside 22 others, before an Igbosere Magistrate’s Court, Lagos, yesterday, excreted in the dock, while the Court Registrar was reading the charge to the defendants.   The defendant had told the Investigating Police Officer, IPO, that he was pressed and wanted to use the toilet just before the cour......
 
NewsRoundup 21/9/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 20/9/16 - 12 IPOB members arrested in Enugu
[ Masterweb Reports: Tony Adibe reports ] - Security operatives from the Enugu State Police Command said they have arrested 12 persons suspected to be members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). The state police spokesman, SP Ebere Amaraizu, who confirmed the arrest in a statement on Tuesday, explained that the suspects would be arraigned in court imme......
 
BreakingNews 20/9/16 - The State of Gambling Legislation in South Africa
[ Masterweb Reports: Mark Truman reports ] – South Africa has always been reluctant when it comes to regulating gambling and its sub forms. Thus, even though many sites offer top SA casinos listed just for you; you should be careful where you play and whom you trust. The country is a great place for those that enjoy gambling in land-based properties. Online gambling is still a somewhat grey area. Namely, some types of online gambling are strictly forbidden and othe......
 
NewsRoundup 20/9/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 19/9/16 - Nigeria: Presidency to install plagiarism detection software
[ Masterweb Reports: Abdullahi Tasiu Abubakar reports ] - The Presidency will install plagiarism detection software in the computers of its speechwriters to prevent a recurrence of plagiarism in presidential speeches, sources in the State House have disclosed. President Muhammadu Buhari had in his “Change begins with me” speech this month lifted a paragraph from US President Barack Obama’s 2008 victory speech. ......
 
BreakingNews 19/9/16 - International Justice Appeal For Freedom of Nnamdi Kanu And Other Victims In Nigeria
  [ Masterweb Reports: Intersociety writes world bodies for release of political detainees in Nigeria ] - Our name is: International Society for Civil Liberties& the Rule of Law; abbreviated as INTERSOCIETY. We are registered (Reg. No. 27239) rights based Civil Society Organization under the Laws of the Federation of Nigeria. Our advocacy voice or thematic areas are: civil liberties and rule of law, democracy and good governance, a......
 
BreakingNews 19/9/16 - The Return Of The Chief Torturer And Killer In The Anambra Killing Fields As OC/SARS
[ Masterweb Reports: Intersociety reports ] - (Onitsha Nigeria, 14th of September 2016)-The leadership of International Society for Civil Liberties & the Rule of Law (Intersociety) is saddened and dismayed by the return of CSP James Nwafor of the Nigeria Police F......
 
BreakingNews 19/9/16 - ABL Star John Owhe Sends Kids On Scholarship To U.S.
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - African Basketball League (ABL) star John Owhe who plays for the Lagos Warriors Basketball Club, sent two kids; Egbabor Prosper and Rosemary Odebunmi -on a sports scholarship- to Ribet Academy, located in Los Angeles, California.   Beforehand, the Forward who hailed from Delta State gives back to his community by occasionally visiting orphanages; and last year hosted a basketball camp through hi......
 
NewsRoundup 19/9/16: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 18/9/16 - Igbo may declare Peter Obi persona non grata for provocative utterances against Ndigbo -Obiano`s aide
[ Masterweb Reports: Nwabueze Okonkwo reports ] — The Senior Special Assistant to Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State on Political Matters, Hon. Arinzechukwu Awogu has expressed concern that Ndigbo might declare former governor of the state, Mr. Peter Obi a persona non grata for his provocative utterances against Ndigbo at the just concluded World Igbo Congress, WIC held in New York City, United States of America, USA.   He quoted Obi as sa......
 
BreakingNews 18/9/16 - Recession: 10 Steps To Fix Nigeria`s Economic Crisis
[ Masterweb Reports: Dr. Peregrino Brimah reports ] - Nigeria needs to rapidly apply solid solutions to rescue the nation from its current recession. Millions have lost their jobs – 4.6 million according to the national statistics bureau – and millions more are suffering severe hardship and dying and at risk o......
 
NewsRoundup 18/9/16: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
MasterwebNews 17/9/16 - The rest of us and the hirelings...Let Abia be.
[ Masterweb Reports: Nnaji Obed Asiegbu reports ] - I think those sharing pictures of flooded roads in some areas in Aba are doing so out of malice. They are not doing so because their conscience direct them to embark on such malicious campaign but because they hav......
 
MasterwebNews 17/9/16 - Church Leaders and Christians in Nigeria: Where are your Prophets?
[ Masterweb Reports: C. K. Ekeke & Obery M. Hendricks, Jr. report ] - To the Saints in Nigeria, the Faithful in Christ Jesus: Grace to you and peace from God our Father and Lord Jesus Christ be upon your and your family. I greet you in the name of Christ, our Lord and with the love of God, our heavenly Father. The purpose of this essay to the Church of Nigeria today is two-fold:   ......
 
NewsRoundup 17/9/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 16/9/16: Fraudsters using my name to swindle Nigerians on Facebook -Dambazau
[ Masterweb Reports: Joshua Odeyemi reports ] - The Minister of Interior, Abdulrahman Dambazau has raised the alarm that fraudsters have opened Facebook accounts in his name with the aim of swindling Nigerians.   ......
 
MasterwebNews 16/9/16 - Amnesty: Those who make Wike look like a killer
[ Masterweb Reports: Odimegwu Onwumere reports ] - Some persons in the All Progressives Congress (APC), Rivers State Chapter, on September 12 2016, made some radio comments that the amnesty for repentant cultists in Rivers State given by Governor Nyesom Ezebunwo Wike of the state was a ruse. They hinged their blundering views on a lackadaisical standpoint that ......
 
BreakingNews 16/9/16 - Patience Jonathan`s $15m Scandal: 4 firms plead guilty to money laundering
[ Masterweb Reports: Yahaya Ibrahim reports ] - Four companies yesterday pleaded guilty to the money laundering charge preferred against them by the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) over $15m, which former first lady, Patience Jonathan, said belonged to her. The companies are: Pluto Properties and Investment Company, Seagate Property Development Company, Trans Ocean Property and Investment Company Ltd, and Avalon Global Property Ltd.......
 
NewsRoundup 16/9/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
MasterwebNews 15/9/16 - Goodluck Jonathan`s ex-aide others dock over $15m fraud
[ Masterweb Reports: Yahaya Ibrahim reports ] - An aide to former President Goodluck Jonathan, Warpamo Dudafa and two others were on Thursday arraigned before Justice Babs Kuewumi of a Federal High Court in Lagos over alleged $15,000,000 dollars fraud.   The two other accused who were arraigned alongside Dudafa are Amajuoyi Briggs and ......
 
MasterwebNews 15/9/16 - McKinsey research shows big opportunities ahead in Africa
[ Masterweb Reports: Adekunle Olushola reports ] - Although Africa's growth has slowed, the long term fundamentals are strong, big business opportunities lie ahead and the overall outlook is positive. These facts are contained in th......
 
MasterwebNews 15/9/16 - Earthquake: #PrayForKaduna To Be Safe From God`s Wrath
[ Masterweb Reports: Dr. Peregrino Brimah reports ] - Seismologists have warned that more tremors should be expected in Nigeria. Tremors are baby earthquakes and sometimes come before or after major quakes. ......
 
NewsRoundup 15/9/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 14/9/16 - Buhari tells agitators to forget Biafra and calls on all to `Trump Nigeria`
[ Masterweb Reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari wants Nigeria ‘Trumped’, he interpolated Donald Trump’s campaign slogan of “Make America Great Again” to Nigeria while receiving over 100 National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) members serving in his Daura Local Government Area (LGA) at his home in Daura, Katsina State. Buhari called on Nigerian youths to “make Nigeria great again” through pursuit of knowledge, patr......
 
BreakingNews 14/9/16 - Passengers stranded as Arik suspends operations in Nigeria
[ Masterweb Reports: Nurudeen Oyewole & Chris Agabi report ] - Hundreds of domestic and international passengers were stranded as Arik Air suspended operations at short notice yesterday. The suspension of operations is attributed to the airline’s inability to renew insurance cover.   Arik, which is the largest West Africa airline o......
 
BreakingNews 14/9/16 - How PDP Yar`Adua Tackled The Recession, Terrorism And The Legacy He Left Nigeria
[ Masterweb Reports: Dr. Peregrino Brimah reports ] - I seek indulgement to type this piece in defense of late President Umaru Yar'Adua who has been inadvertently included in a list of PDP Presidents who "left Nigeria no legacy," according to a public statement attributed to the current President Muhammadu Buhari.   While President Yar'Adua is obviously not here to defend himself, providence demands some of us stand in his stead. ......
 
NewsRoundup 14/9/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
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MasterwebNews 13/9/16: Treat killer herders as terrorists -Sultan
[ Masterweb Reports: Rakiya A. Muhammad reports ] - Herders moving with guns and causing violence are not Nigerians, Sultan of Sokoto, Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar, has said. “These are foreigners coming into Nigeria to cause a breach of the peace ...They are terrorists and should be treated as such by Nigerian security agencies,” he said yesterday in his Eid el-Kabir message to Muslims.   The sultan ......
 
MasterwebNews 13/9/16 - Nigerians have already changed
[ Masterweb Reports: Mahmud Jega reports ] - The Federal Government is complaining that it has no money so I advise it not to fritter away the little that it has on trying to change Nigerians because we have already changed beyond recognition.   President Muhammadu Buhari was in power in this country 30 years ago. I want to ask him; was this how we were at that time? He knows that we have changed in every material particular, to borrow a ......
 
NewsRoundup 13/9/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
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BreakingNews 12/9/16: Earth tremor creates panic in Kaduna
[ Masterweb Reports: Andrew Agbese reports ] - There were reports of earth tremors in Kwoi, Jaba LGA of Kaduna State yesterday, causing panic among residents. The state government has however appealed for calm.   The government in statement signed by Samuel Aruwan, the Special As......
 
BreakingNews 12/9/16: Chief Brimah of Accra Passes On
[ Masterweb Reports: Dr. Peregrino Brimah reports ] - With gratitude to the Almighty, the Brimah family and Yoruba community of Ghana announce the transition of their father and grandfather Chief Muhammad Peregrino Brimah who passed on in Accra Ghana in the early hours of Saturday, September 10th 2016 ......
 
NewsRoundup 12/9/16: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Monday
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BreakingNews 11/9/16: $321 million Abacha loot: Falana wants Buhari to reject Swiss government`s conditions
[ Masterweb Reports: Ben Ezeamalu reports ] - Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to reject the conditionality attached by the Swiss government before the return of $321 million Abacha loot to Nigeria.   In a letter to the president, Mr. Falana said though corruption is a problem in Nigeria, the conditions provided by the Swiss government were a violation of international laws.   “In the ev......
 
BreakingNews 11/9/16: 3 arraigned over killing of 9 police officers in Rivers
[ Masterweb Reports: Victor Edozie reports ] - Three persons were arraigned before a Port Harcourt Magistrate court yesterday for alleged involvement in bank robberies leading to the death of 10 persons including nine police officers.   The accused persons; Odum Atokaritou (35), Napughi Duba (29), Godgift Gwenbe (29) and other still at large are facing 18 count charges in......
 
NewsRoundup 11/9/16: Nigeria News Updates & Across The World This Sunday
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BreakingNews 10/9/16 - Patience Jonathan Sues EFCC, Demands N200m Compensation
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Former First Lady, Patience Jonathan has filed a N200m fundamental rights enforcement suit against Skye Bank Plc, following the freezing of four bank accounts, which she claims the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has used to inconvenience and embarrass her, reports ChannelsTV.   The four accounts, lodged with Skye Bank Plc, are in the name of four companies which is said to have a bal......
 
MasterwebNews 10/9/16 - Buhari To Lead Nigerian Delegates to UN General Assembly In New York
[ Masterweb Reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari will lead Nigeria’s delegates to the 71st UN General Assembly scheduled to begin at the UN headquarters in New York on Tuesday, Foreign Affairs Minister, Geoffrey Onyeama, has said.   Onyeama, who made the fact known in Abuja on Friday at a news conference, said the president would be discussing series of issues which had direct impact on Nigeria.   He said the president would, ......
 
NewsRoundup 10/9/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Saturday
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MasterwebNews 9/9/16 - Buhari to address UN Assembly over recovery of looted funds
[ Masterweb Reports ] - President Muhammadu Buhari will address the 71st regular session of the United Nations General Assembly at the UN Headquarters in New York, a Nigerian minister has confirmed. The event will take place from September 13-20, 2016.   Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, disclosed this at a news conference on Friday in Abuja, where he shared some of the President’s itinerary for the trip.   Onyeama ......
 
MasterwebNews 9/9/16 - Rivers APC Demands Wike`s Resignation, Says He Must Apologize For Undermining Democracy And Running The State Like A Fieldom
[ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - Rivers State Governor, Chief Nyesom Wike, has been told to resign before he completely grounds the State. The State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) made the demand while reacting to the sacking, last week Wednesday by Wike, of four Commissioners and the suspension of the State Head of Service and Special Adviser on Lands for three months. This was followed the next day by the dismissal of Local G......
 
MasterwebNews 9/9/16 - Muslim Concern: John Kerry Visits Only Muslim Communities
[ Masterweb Reports: Jojo Kwebena reports ] - Professor of Islamic Eschatology and Director of Muslim Rights Concern, Ishaq Akintola, has spoken out about the controversies surrounding the recent visit of US Secretary of State John Kerry to Nigeria.   In an interview with The Sunday Punch, Akintola responded to the criticism of Kerry´s meeting with Northern Governors and the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar by the Christian Association ......
 
NewsRoundup 9/9/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Friday
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MasterwebNews 8/9/16 - Buhari Administration`s Defense In Congressman Marino`s Letter On Regime Atrocities In Nigeria
[ Masterweb Reports: Intersociety reports ] - (Onitsha Nigeria, 6th of September 2016)-The International Society for Civil Liberties& the Rule of Law (Intersociety) is deeply pleased and highly appreciative of the widely published letter by the Republican Party’s Congressman, Tom Marino of Pennsylvania, to the US Department of State through the Secretary ......
 
BreakingNews 8/9/16 - South African Rand Leads Currency Gains
[ Masterweb Reports: Marelise Van Der Merwe reports ] - The rand strengthened the most in three months, leading global currency gains after data showed South Africa’s economy expanded more than forecast in the second quarter while the trade balance swung to a surplus for the first time in more than a year. ......
 
MasterwebNews 8/9/16 - TB Joshua`s Prophecy On Syria Crisis
[ Masterweb Reports: Godwin Ikechukwu reports ] - An article published in September 2013 has resurfaced online, revealing Prophet T.B. Joshua’s prophecy about the ongoing crisis in Syria.   The escalating crisis Syria is becoming a concern not only for world leaders but renowned clergies. After Pope ......
 
NewsRoundup 8/9/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Thursday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 7/9/16 - Igbo women protest military presence
[ Masterweb Reports: Johnkennedy Uzoma reports ] - Women in the oil-rich communities of Awara in Ohaji/Egbema local government area of Imo State yesterday embarked on a protest against the presence of soldiers deployed to the area. The women in their numbers led by Mrs. Nwaegunma Okwegbunwa and Mrs. Ejegbum Alibert accused soldiers of extrajudicial killings.   ......
 
BreakingNews 7/9/16 - Israeli Investors to Storm South East, Empower 20,000 Youths: Igbo Mandate Congress Lauds SEYES initiative
[ Masterweb Reports: Obinna Akukwe reports ] - Israeli businessmen and investors for the first time in history is about to storm the South East of Nigeria in a business investor’s forum meant to seek opportunities for investment in the zone. The i......
 
NewsRoundup 7/9/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Wednesday
[ Masterweb Reports ] - Masterweb developed this page in a bid to daily keep you abreast of Nigerian and world news events so you are well informed and do not miss any news occurrence in Nigeria and around the globe. Most Nigerian newspapers are updated daily. Nigeria and World News Headlines are uptaded every ten minutes as events unfold in the world.    This news page is a useful tool to both Nigerians and everybody irrespective of h......
 
BreakingNews 6/9/16: Nnamdi Kanu addressed as `His Excellency, President of Biafra` in Kuje prison
[ Masterweb Reports: Emma Amaize reports ] - Even in Kuje prison, people address the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, as ‘His Excellency, President of Biafra,’ Charles Okah, an inmate in the same prison, who was nominated recently by two Biafra splinter groups as their new leader revealed yesterday.   Okah, in a statement, accepting his nomination by The Rebranded Indigenous People of Biafra (TRIPOB) and the Renega......
 
BreakingNews 6/9/16: Nigeria has no plan to increase fuel price
[ Masterweb Reports: Isiaka Wakili reports ] - The Federal Government yesterday assured Nigerians that there is no plan to increase fuel price. The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu and the Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Maikanti Baru, gave the assurance yesterday after meeting behind closed-doors with President Muhammadu Buhari. ......
 
BreakingNews 6/9/16: Nigeria deeply divided, says UN report - Paints gloomy picture of nation`s economy
[ Masterweb Reports: Vincent Ujumadu reports ] - A report just released by the United Nations, UN, on Nigeria’s Common Country Analysis, CCA, has revealed a deeply divided society on the basis of the plurality of ethnic, religious and regional identities that had tended to define the country’s political existence.   The report also painted a gloomy picture, with most of the development and social indices in the country registering at levels un......
 
NewsRoundup 6/9/16 - Latest News in Nigeria & Around The World This Tuesday
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BreakingNews 5/9/16: Destroying Biodiversity At All Types Of Guises
[ Masterweb Reports: Odimegwu Onwumere reports ] -Indiscriminate destruction of biodiversity across the country spurred the Vice-Chancellor of University of Uyo and Shell Professorial Chair on Biodiversity and Climate Change, Professor Kingsley Akpabio to summon a one day workshop in March 2016 to find out ways to arrest the issue, said Agro Nigeria, a l