Osinbajo, Obasanjo, Gowon, others attend Aso Villa Chapel’s end of the year thanksgiving

TVC E. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and his wife Dolapo, former President Olusegun Obasanjo, Former Head of State Yakubu Gowon, former Interim President of Nigeria, Ernest Shonekan, former Vice President Alex Ekwueme, and others, attended the Aso Villa Chapel's end of the year thanksgiving service which held in Abuja today, (4th of December 2016).                 ...

Buhari to reward heroic Eaglets Thursday

TVCE (SOCCER) -  31 years after their heroics in China, the Nigerian team that won the first ever FIFA U-17 World Cup will now be rewarded by the country's President Muhammadu Buhari. In 1985, Buhari was the military head of state when Nigeria made history by becoming the winners of the first U-16 World championship in China. The Nduka Ugbade led squad beat Germany 2-0 in the final to become the first African team to win a FIFA tournament. Other sporting heroes including the Eaglets Class of 2015 who won a fifth U-17 World Cup in November as well as the country’s Olympic team will also be honoured at the Aso Rock Villa on Thursday.....

2016 Budget: Aso Rock’s Internet to gulp N136.9m

President Muhammadu Buhari's 2016 budget proposal presented before the joint session of the National Assembly two weeks ago indicates that N139.9 million out of the N39billion budgeted for the Presidency will be spent on the Internet in Nigeria’s seat of power,  Aso Rock. The sum of NGN114.4million will be expended on the upgrade of the existing Internet infrastructure in the State House and another NGN22.5million to be spent on purchasing new Internet servers. Other technology related expenditures in the budget proposal includes the purchasing of what is described as ‘Active Devices for State House Network’, which will cost NGN100 million. NGN35 million has been earmarked for the purchase of security appliances and licenses, including computer anti-virus software. This is even as the 2016 budget includes NGN55.7 million for installation of budget planning software. The presidency will also spend NGN27.5 million for the purchase of computers. Out of the NGN90.3 billion budgeted for the Office of...