How Nigerians in diaspora can register for BVN-CBN

The Central bank of Nigeria (CBN) has unveiled the guidelines for the enlistment of Nigerians in the diaspora on the BVN initiative, according to CBN circular released to Nigerian commercial banks. The development will allow Nigerians in the diaspora, get their BVN numbers without the need to come to Nigeria, albeit only in the following […]

Police arraign Iyana Ipaja gang arrested with firearms

A 54-year-old suspected hoodlum, Ada Ojo, has been charged with unlawful possession of firearms before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court, Lagos State. Ojo was arraigned on Monday along with three others ─ Monday Eguaoje, 35; Abel Daniel, 39; and 35-year-old Williams Essien ─ by a police prosecutor, Inspector Benson Emuerhi. PUNCH Metro learnt that the suspects […]

Soyinka Belittles himself-Gbenga Daniel

Soyinka Belittles himself-Gbenga Daniel

The former governor of Ogun state, Otunba Gbenga Daniel has responded to the allegation of Nobel laureate, Wole Soyinka that he (Daniel) closed down the state House of Assembly for almost one year with the aid of the police. Otunba Daniel said the comment of Soyinka against him was prejudicing and belittle the repute of […]

NNPC sacks 38 management staff

NNPC sacks 38 management staff

NNPC has sacked 38 management staff of the company.The sack, which was wrapped with euphemism as retirement is part of the reforms embarked upon by the Buhari administration. The new NNPC Group managing director has been working to give NNPC a new system that will reduce the battered image of the corrupt institution,Gistmaster gathered. Business […]

Ooni of Ife: OAU students Organize Mock Oro procession

The oro cult will formally announce the demise of Ooni of Ife, oba Okunade Sijuade.Student of OAU has bee warned by the vice chancellor not to leave the campus because of of the deadly repercussion of seeing the oro cult.Trust students to come up with their own thing to engage and create fun. Gistmaster gathered […]

Nigerian universities rake in billions of Naira from post UTME

Nigerian universities rake in billions of Naira from post UTME

The calculations of what Nigerian universities make from post UTME alone will give a staggering figure running into millions of Naira, Gistmaster gathered.UTME also known as post-Jamb stands for post Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). Gistmaster gathered that at the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU),Ile Ife alone, no fewer than 27000 admission seekers wrote the post […]

Buhari appoints Oil and Gas Billionaire,Kachikwu Ibe as New GMD of NNPC

Buhari appoints Oil and Gas Billionaire,Kachikwu Ibe as New GMD of NNPC

Nigeria: President Buhari has appointed Dr  Emmanuel Kachikwu Ibe as new GMD Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC). Kachukwu, a very wealthy Nigerian was until his appointment the Vice Chairman and General Counsel at Exxon Mobil (Africa). Kachikwu is a a graduate of Law from the University of Nigeria and Nigerian Law School, respectively.He worked with […]

Tonto Dike is getting married soon

Tonto Dike is getting married soon

The latest buzz online about Nollywood actress,Tonto Dike is that she will be getting married soon.Tonto reportedly told her fans through her Facebook page that she has found a husband and they will be having their wedding soon. Gistmaster could not confirm the authenticity of the information  on Tonto Dike’s facebook age as many faceless people […]

ICNL stops The News,PMNews print run

ICNL stops The News,PMNews print run

ICNL the publishers of The News,Tempo and PMNews evening newspaper has stopped the print run of the newspapers on it stable. This was made known by the publisher Mr. Bayo Onanuga. The newspapers will put it strength online,Gistmaster gathered. In a publication by Premium Times,after 22 years of hitting Nigeria’s news stands weekly, ‎The News […]

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