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Brass LNG project deserves special attention, Dickson tells FG -urges Agip, others to show greater presence in Bayelsa

 Bayelsa State Governor, Henry Seriake Dickson, on Thursday called on the Federal Government to accord special attention to the Brass Liquefied Natural Gas project (LNG) to ensure its successful take off.  He also urged the management of Nigeria Agip Oil Company (NAOC), to site a modular refinery and build its …

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Amendment of NLNG bill: We shall defend economy of Rivers State, says Gov. Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has stated that his administration  will always defend the economy of Rivers State and the South-South geo-political zone, saying that the state government will join forces with other governors  of  the zone  to stop the amendment of Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas (NLNG) Limited Bill .   The …

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Egina FPSO will enhance our safety regulatory capacity- NIMASA DG. …As FPSO set to arrive Nigeria in August

The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr Dakuku Peterside has said the on-going construction of the multi-billion dollar Egina Floating Production Storage and Offloading (FPSO) project will increase the knowledge base of NIMASA as a safety Administration and enhance its regulatory capacity. The Director …

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Gov. Wike hosts American Ambassador, seeks true federalism; Nigeria’ll be a super power and a super partner – US Ambassador

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has declared that Rivers  people are insisting on true federalism because they crave a country where all federating units are allowed to develop in line with their respective potentials and resources.   The governor emphasised  that the demand for true federalism simply means that Rivers people believe …

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Mining, a priority sector to FG – Osinbajo….applauds growth in sector, as mining summit kicks off in Abuja

Acting President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo has restated the commitment of the Federal Government to diversify and grow the economy through the mining sector, saying that growth currently being recorded in the sector is an indication that government is on the right path. Speaking, while declaring open the inaugural National Mining …

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371, 000 IDPs to benefit from Dangote Foundation’s donation in Borno…Distributes N200 Million worth of food items

  Chief Executive of the Foundation, Zouera Youssoufou, who made the donation and distribution of the food materials on behalf of Dangote, explained that the gesture was part of the Foundation’s humanitarian efforts  In an effort aimed at complementing government’s humanitarian intervention to bring reliefs to the victims of insurgency …

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Why EFCC stormed Sun Newspapers

  The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC,  has said that the presence of its operatives in the premises of Sun Newspapers Monday was “part of routine efforts to ascertain the state of the assets of the publishing company which is subject of subsisting interim forfeiture order,” insisting that the …

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Police parade notorious kidnapper, Chukwudi Dumeme Onuamadike aka Evans, six of his commanders

  CSP Jimoh Moshood, Force Public Relations Officer, Force Headquarters briefed the media in Lagos on Sunday at the parade of the suspects. SUSPECTS   CHUKWUDI DUMEME ONUAMADIKE a.k.a EVANS NWOSU CHIKODI CHUKWUMA AKA SUDO 42YRS, 3RD IN COMMAND SUOYO PAUL AKA NWANA 42YRS FELIX CHINEMEREM 36YRS IKENNA EMEKA 28YRS …

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Ultimatum to Ibos: Northern Governors disown Arewa Youths … Threat to Ibos falls within suspicious trend‎ …Governors take security measures

Governors of the nineteen northern States on Wednesday disowned a coalition of Arewa Youths, who reportedly issued ultimatum to Ibos to vacate the northern part of Nigeria within three months or be forced to leave.  ‎Borno Governor and Chairman of the Northern States Governors ‘ Forum, Kashim Shettima spoke on …

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Kaduna Gov condemns Arewa groups threatening Igbos; Orders arrest, investigation, prosecution of signatories to statement

The Kaduna State Government has assured every resident of the state that nobody can tamper with their freedom to reside where they choose.  In a statement issued in Kaduna this morning, the state government said that the constitutional right of every Nigerian to own property, move freely and to live …

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