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House Considering Bills on Electronic, Diaspora Voting ahead of 2019 – Speaker Dogara ….Says effective legal framework key to credible elections

  Nigerians in Diaspora may be able to vote in the next election cycle, Speaker Yakubu Dogara of the House of Representatives, has said. The revelation came on Monday during a public hearing by the House committee on electoral and political parties’ matters. The committee, headed by Hon. Aishatu Jibril …

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Embracing animation technology will boost Nigeria’s entertainment industry – Minister

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has made a strong pitch for Nigeria to embrace the growing Animation technology in order to benefit from what has become a $300-billion industry and which represents 25% of the global audiovisual market. Addressing the opening ceremony of the 7th African Digital TV Development Seminar in Beijing, China, on …

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Eni starts production from the OCTP Integrated Oil&Gas Development Project, in Ghana’s offshore, ahead of schedule and with a record time-to-market

  A new record for Eni in deep-field production: the Sankofa-Gye Nyame field, in the prolific OCTP block     Eni has launched production from the Integrated Oil & Gas Development Project, in the Offshore Cape Three Points (OCTP) block, off Ghana’s western coast, in just two and a half …

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Gateway Trade Fair: OGUNCCIMA lauds Dangote Group’s collaboration…As Group’s subsidiaries offer products at subsidised prices

    The Ogun State Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (OGUNCCIMA) has commended the Pan African Conglomerate, Dangote Group (www.Dangote.com) for its giant strides in the economic development of the country through massive investments in several sectors of the economy describing the feat as worthy of emulation by …

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Boko Haram: Obasanjo, Monguno to deliver alternative narratives against violent extremism

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo will lead a national discussion towards an effective alternative narrative against violent extremism championed by Boko Haram terrorists and similar groups in Nigeria. The forum is championed by Club de Madrid (CdM), in collaboration with the Office of the National Security Adviser to the President (ONSA) …

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Governor El-Rufai promotes Media aides

Malam Nasir El-Rufai, the Governor of Kaduna State, has announced the promotion of his spokesperson Samuel Aruwan and Maryam Abubakar, his new media aide. Both officials have been elevated to the position of Senior Special Assistant, but in the same functions. Announcing the elevation of the aides, Malam Nasir El-Rufai …

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Re-elect performing legislators to improve quality of representation, development, Dogara tells electorates … N/Assembly supports constitutional role for traditional rulers …why we introduced Zonal intervention initiatives

For the Nigerian legislature to be able to deliver more quality representation and live up to the expectation of its constituents, Nigerians must make concious efforts to stop the high turnover rate of lawmakers, Speaker of the House, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has said. Dogara said this during a courtesy visit …

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