News

Edo PDP Slams FCDA For Demolition Of DAAR Communications Structures

2 days ago /
Nation 

The People’s Democratic Party, PDP, in Edo state has condemned Monday’s demolition of properties belonging to DAAR Communications PLC at its corporate headquarters in Abuja by officials of the Federal Capital Development Authority, FCDA.

Nigeria’s Biosafety Agency Gives All Clear To GMO Products In Nigeria

2 days ago /
Nation 

The national biosafety management agency says all Genetically Modified Organisms, GMO, products in Nigeria are properly certified and safe for Nigerian use.

Former Vice President Sambo Calls for More Private Sector Investment In Education

2 days ago /
Education 

Nigeria’s Former Vice President, Namadi Sambo wants the Federal and State governments to continue to provide an enabling environment for private sector investment in the country’s education sector.

FG Restates Commitment to Rehabilitation of Prisons

2 days ago /
Nation 

The Minister of Interior, Lieutenant General Abdulrahman Danbazau has restated the current administration’s commitment to making prisons habitable and reformatory homes.

Libya Dissidents Mull Cutting Oil Supply to Tripoli

2 days ago /
International News 

Prime Minister of Libya’s east-based government Abdullah Al-Thani has said cutting oil supplies to the capital, Tripoli will lead to a bigger national disaster.

Lai Mohammed Woos Investors for Nigeria

2 days ago /
Nation 

The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, says the President Muhammadu Buhari administration has laid the necessary groundwork for the growth of the nation's economy and urged investors to take advantage of the government's efforts by investing massively in Nigeria.

NNPC Assures of Availability of Petroleum Products

2 days ago /
Nation 

The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Maikanti Baru, has reaffirmed the readiness of the NNPC, to ensure an adequate supply of petroleum products in all the nooks and crannies of the country during the Easter holiday and beyond.  

Gov. Ayade Sues for Peace, Compassion At Easter

3 days ago /
Nation 

As Christians across the country celebrate the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ, Cross River State Governor, Professor Ben Ayade, has called on all faithful to imbibe the virtues of peace, love, sacrifice and forgiveness which he said represent the core values of Easter.

NSCDC Deploys Personnel for Easter Security

3 days ago /
Security 

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, has directed all state commands to ensure massive deployment of personnel to all nooks and crannies, especially churches, market places, shopping malls, supermarkets, playgrounds and all places that are perceived to be soft targets by insurgents and dissidents. 

Nigeria Has All It Takes to Overcome Its Challenges - Former President, Jonathan

3 days ago /
Nation 

Nigeria’s Former President, Goodluck Jonathan has urged Nigerians not to give up on the nation in the face of unabating violence and misery, stressing that Nigeria has all it takes to overcome its challenges.  

PRESS RELEASE Chief Dokpesi: FGN desperate to silence AIT!

3 days ago /
Nation 

Edo PDP Condemns the Witch-Hunt of Chief Raymond Dokpesi. It is now obvious that Chief Dokpesi and DAAR Communications are targeted for intimidation, harassment and a Mafiosi style shakedown.  

Onnoghen Files Appeal

3 days ago /
Nation 

Hours after the Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT judgement, Justice Walter Onnoghen has filed a notice of appeal at the court of appeal to challenge the decision

Minimum Wage: Buhari Expects More Dedication From Nigerian Workers

3 days ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari says he expects Nigerian workers to be more dedicated and committed to working under the new minimum wage regime.

Tribunal Convicts Onnoghen

3 days ago /
Nation 

The Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT, has found the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Walter Onnoghen, guilty of the charge of false assets declaration.

E.U, ECOWAS Commit To Implementation Of New Information System For Regional Security

3 days ago /
International News 

The Head of the European Union, EU delegation to Nigeria, Ketil Kearlsen and EU ECOWAS commissioner for political affairs, Francis Behanzin have expressed hope that the full implementation of the newly launched West African Police Information System, WAPIS, in Nigeria would positively impact on regional security and development.

BIZ: Stock Market Update

3 days ago /
Business and Economy  

The Nigerian equities market closed on a positive note on Thursday.

SPORT: N45M Up For Grabs At 7th Okpekpe Road Race

3 days ago /
Sports  

The total prize of money of over N45million is up for grabs at the seventh okpekpe international 10km road race next month.

BIZ: Pension Probe: House Of Reps Committee Chairman Resigns Over Probity

3 days ago /
Nation 

The Chairman, House Of Representatives Adhoc committee probing the activities of the National Pension Commission, Johnson Agbonayinma has stepped down from being the chairman of the committee over concerns raised by the National Pension Commission that he will not be objectives.

BIZ: NDIC Calls For Speedy Amendment Of Enabling Law

3 days ago /
Business and Economy  

The Nigeria Deposit Insurance Cooperation, NDIC has called on the Nigerian Senate to fast track the process of harmonizing the amendment of the NDIC act. 

UEFA Champions League Lives Up To Billing As Man. City Crashes Out

3 days ago /
Sports  

The UEFA champions league lived up to its billing as arguably the most glamorous club football competition in the world on Wednesday as the quarterfinals matches were concluded.