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APC leadership on “Thank you” visit to Speaker Dogara ..Oyegun commends Dogara for standing behind FG, APC

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Oyegun, has commended the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara for his unflinching support and loyalty to the APC-led Federal Government. Chief Oyegun made the commendation Thursday evening when he led members of the party’s National …

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Release Nnamdi Kanu, other Biafra activists — Peter Obi •Says force not solution to agitation Release Nnamdi Kanu, other Biafra activists — Peter Obi •Says force not solution to agitation

Immediate past Governor of Anambra State, Mr. Peter Obi, has called for the release of the Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, and other detained Biafra activists.   Mr. Obi, while fielding questions from newsmen in Enugu on Thursday, emphasised that the use of force …

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ISPS Code implementation : NIMASA DG assures of international best practices; Biometric ID card now compulsory for Port operations

      In spite of the success recorded in the Implementation of the International Ship and Port Facility Security (ISPS) code in Nigeria, the Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside has stated that the Agency will not rest on its oars until …

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Ambode unveils plans to construct 6,000 bed hostel in LASU …As 36,540 students graduate from Institution

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Thursday revealed plans by his administration to build a 6000-bed hostel within the campus of Lagos State University (LASU), Ojo in partnership with the private sector to improve on the learning experience in the institution. Speaking at the 21st Convocation ceremony of LASU …

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Building believed to belong to House of Assembly Speaker collapses in Enugu; Govt. orders arrest of Site Engineer

From: Madu Ezenoha, Enugu A two-storied building under construction at Nkpokiti Estate, Independence Layout, Enugu alleged to be owned by the Speaker of the state’s House of Assembly, Edward Ubosi, has collapsed in Enugu, Thursday morning. There was, however, no casualty. Only two workers  sustained minor injuries. The workers told …

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NDDC MD urge Niger Delta youths to emulate PANDEF on acceptable leadership * Commission to establish Niger Delta Devt Bank

The Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Mr. Nsima Ekere, has called on Niger Delta youths to emulate the Pan-Niger Delta Forum (PANDEF) on acceptable and recognisable leadership. He also hinted that NDDC would soon set up a specialised Niger Delta Development Bank for the …

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The Magu Affair By Jideofor Adibe

    The Senate, for the second time, rejected President Muhammadu Buhari’s nomination of Ibrahim Magu as EFCC chairman on grounds of adverse report by the Department of State Security Services (DSS). His first attempt at confirmation was rejected in December 2016 on the same ground. Obviously the second time …

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Collaborate with state govts, host communities, Federal Govt. urges mining operators

  The Federal Government has urged operators in the mining sector to collaborate with state governments and the host communities in order to ensure that revenues accruing from mining activities are in consonance with government’s overall diversification plans. The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, called for …

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Mutual Benefits Assurance Plc assures of safety of customers’ funds, investments; Insists on zero tolerance for fraud

 Leading insurance company, Mutual Benefits Assurance Plc, has reassured that it has zero tolerance for fraud and would do everything to ensure the safety of customers’ funds and investments. Reacting to an online publication that alleged unethical practices going on in    the company, a statement by Ellen Offo, Head, Corporate …

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