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Friday, 21 February 2014

BREAKING NEWS: Okonjo-Iweala Did Not Resign - Special Adviser

Nigeria’s Minister of Finance and Coordinator of the Economy, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala had addressed a press conference on Thursday to reassure investors that the nation’s fiscal policy would not be affected by the suspension of CBN Governor, Lamido Sanusi.

But few hours after, she was said to have purportedly tendered her letter of resignation to President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan on Tuesday, February 18, 2014, following the controversy surrounding funds accrued from the sale of crude oil.

The Special Adviser to the Minister of Finance and Coordinating Minister for the Economy, Paul Nwabuikwu, has refuted the rumours making the rounds about the resignation of Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala,

In his tweet,@paul_nwabuikwu stated  that "The Coordinating Minister and Minister of Finance, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has NOT resigned. Pls ignore the rumours".

Below is his reply to the rumours:

Re: Purported Resignation of the Minister of Finance/Coordinating Minister for the Economy

It has come to our attention that a story is circulating online about the purported resignation of the Minister of Finance and Coordinating Minister for the Economy, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala.

For the avoidance of doubt, this story is not true. 

The Finance Minister is still in place and assures Nigerians that all will be done to ensure that macro-economic stability is maintained through tight fiscal and Monetary policies.


Paul Nwabuikwu
Special Adviser to the Minister of Finance and Coordinating Minister for the Economy.

Hmm, what can I say! So much for  Rumours and counter-rumours!

Tuesday, 18 February 2014

Tribute to The World's Best Mother-in-law

So long! Goodnight! The best mother-in-law...

For many, mother-in-law-musings have a ring of reality.
But, for me they don't, I had a perfect mother-in-law.
For the past 6 years or so I had been her son-in-law, we had never had cross words.

My mother-in-law was an example and inspiration to me and my family.
She had much an impact in my life through her own life and through the life of her wonderful daughter, my

COMPLETE ALBUM: Major-General N. O. Amarie Buries Mum in Grand Style

Major General N. O. Amarie

Few weeks after Napoleon Owariuwoma Amarie was decorated as a Major General, he buries mum in grand style.

Children and in-law

The simple lifestyled-General and his siblings lost their mum, late Mrs Sussanah Oghenerobo Amarie (aka Ma Onulo), on the 23rd of November, 2013 to the cold hands of death. The deceased died at the age of 70.
Pa Amarie and his heir, Major General N.O. Amarie
All through the christmas period and the new year, preparations were in top gear to give a befitting burial to

Monday, 17 February 2014

OAU'S Finest sets Wedding Date

Our very own Eloho Ekpede has set  8th March 2014  as the date for the solemnization of his Holy Matrimony.