President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of new aides to the First Lady, Federal Republic of Nigeria. According to a statement by Suleiman Haruna, Director of Information to First Lady, those appointed are: 1) Dr. Mairo Almakura – Special Assistant on African First Ladies Peace Mission (AFLPM) 2) Muhammed Albishir – Special Assistant on […]

Crisis In Nigerian Senate Over Underground Recruitment.

The decision by the Senate Committee on Federal Character to investigate alleged cases of secret employment by some federal government agencies is said to be causing disaffection in the Senate. It was gathered that some of the affected agencies had allocated slots to some lawmakers but the slots were cornered by the principal officers. Some aggrieved […]

Border Closure: Buhari Approves Drones For Border Monitoring.

The federal government has taken another step towards tightening security on all Nigerian borders. This is as President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the use of high-profile technology- drones for border monitoring -The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) will henceforth employ the use of drones, aircraft and other geospatial technology in their surveillance works In a decisive […]

Ibrahim Ali Gombe To First Lady Hajjia Aisha Buhari: “Don’t Embark On A Battle You Cannot Win, We Know The Story.”

My Advice to Hajjia Aisha. My dear First Lady, Be careful! Don’t embark on a battle you cannot win. Some battles are not worth fighting. It is better not to fight, at all, than to fight and lose. Losing such a battle would have unravelled your invincibility. Those feminism, buharists, you think that are standing […]

Karifest Newspaper Review For Wednesday, October 16, 2019.

The Sun Sokoto govt to support take-off of Sultan’s female university Whitney Houston, Notorious B.I.G get nomination for Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Barca eyes Chukwueze as Neymar’s alternative NFF moves to reposition domestic leagues, youth/grassroots football Rohr: Draw with Brazil big boost for Eagles Lagos Open 2nd leg: Four Nigerians make main draws […]

Minimum Wage: Outcome Of The Meeting Between FG And Labour.

The meeting between the organised labour and representatives of the Federal Government has been moved till Wednesday, Oct. 16, to allow for sorting out of all grey areas of contention. A top labour official, who pleaded anonymity, hinted that the organised labour had shifted its earlier position from 29 per cent to 25 per cent […]

Despite Hike In Price Of Foreign Rice, Nigerians Unwilling To Buy Local Rice. Find Out Why….

Rice sellers in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital have expressed worry over the reluctance of consumers to buy locally produced rice. Some rice sellers who spoke with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Tuesday said consumers preferred to pay more for foreign imported rice than the cheaper locally produced one. A rice seller, Mallam […]

Karifest Newspaper Review For Tuesday, October 15, 2019.

The Sun Prof Chikobi is the resurrection of PMAN, Anambra NASS: Tension mounts in PDP over abandoned reports Afe Babalola varsity honours Tinubu, Sultan Obaseki sacks LG political appointees SGF’s intervention averts major crisis in APC Power of incumbency ‘ll not save APC ‘Tanko, ADP candidate Lokoja APC inaugurates campaign committees for Bello-Onoja PDP writes […]