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Notting Hill: Ambode has demonstrated rare commitment to tourism promotion – Melaye …Says ‘I congratulate Nigeria for having a Governor like Ambode’

Senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District, Mr. Dino Melaye on Monday lauded the various initiatives of Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode towards the promotion of tourism and entertainment, saying that the Governor has demonstrated rare commitment to the sector. Speaking at the 51st edition of the popular Notting Hill …

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Boko Haram: US Congress men visit Maiduguri -To assist Nigeria in fight against insurgents

BY ABDULLAHI ISAH, MAIDUGURI The United States of America (USA) Congress delegation has visited the headquarters of Operation Lafiya Dole Theater where they discussed means of assisting the Nigerian Military in fighting insurgency in the North-East of Nigeria. Speaking shortly after a closed door briefing with the Theater Commander, Major …

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Ikeja Electric promotes 97 employees

 In a practical demonstration of its commitment towards rewarding excellence, hard work and dedication, Ikeja Electric (IE), has announced the promotion of 97 employees across its Junior and Senior Staff cadres. In a statement released by the management of the Electricity Distribution Company, 34 Senior Staff and 63 Junior Staff …

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Presidency dismisses allegation that Osinbajo has been sidelined since Buhari’s return from London; Defends Abba Kyari

RE: BUHARI’S RETURN:ASO VILLA CABAL STAGES A COMEBACK, SIDELINES OSINBAJO- A RECYCLED HATE CAMPAIGN Over the past few months, some media organizations have published a stream of allegations against some persons around the President attributing them to “persistent rumors and speculations,” with no other objective but to generate hatred and …

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Rivers State: Kidnappers hijack bus with 12 passengers; Kill 3 occupants, rape ladies # Survivor narrates ordeal

CHINEDU WOSU, PORT HARCOURT Rampaging kidnappers along the East/West road in the Ndele axis, near Elele Community in Rivers State, Sunday, August 13, 2017, hijacked a bus loaded with twelve passengers travelling from Port Harcourt to Bayelsa state, killed three of the passengers and raped three girls randomly for four …

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We have confidence in your administration, Shippers tell NIMASA DG…As Dakuku assures of a safer maritime domain

The Shipping Association of Nigeria (SAN) has expressed confidence in the transformation strides in the maritime sector by the Dr. Dakuku Peterside led Management of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA). The Chairman of the Association, Mr. Val Usifoh who made this disclosure during a courtesy visit to …

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South East/South South Governors slam Federal Govt.; Decry dilapidated federal roads; non-functional air, sea ports; Lack of rail services; Minimal federal presence except Police

Governors of the South East and South South States of the country have decried the deplorable state of federal infrastructure in the two zones of the country, and restated their resolve to work together to advance the interest of the people of the area. In a communique at the end …

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Anambra APC guber primary: Senator Nwobodo congratulates Nwoye; Urges defeated aspirants to close ranks

Chairman, Anambra State Gubernatorial Election Planning and Strategy Committee of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Senator Jim Nwobodo, has congratulated the winner of the party’s governorship primary, Dr. Tony Nwoye on his victory. In a statement released on Sunday, Senator Nwobodo lauded the free, fair and transparent nature of the …

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Lagos ready to emerge hub for tourism, entertainment in Africa – Ambode …Says sector key to State’s economic growth, youth empowerment

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Sunday said the State is more than ready to take the driving seat for the development of Tourism, Arts and Entertainment in Africa. Governor Ambode, who spoke on a programme on Ben TV, United Kingdom, as a prelude to the ongoing Notting Hill …

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N’ East: Renewed Boko Haram attacks fuelled by economic sabotage, says anti-terrorism group

The renewed hostility by Boko Haram terrorists in the North East is being masterminded by economic motivations of crude oil in the Lake Chad Basin and not religious philosophy, according to an anti-terrorism organisation, Nigerian Coalition Against Terrorism (NCAT). The National Coordinator of NCAT, Gabriel Onoja, said that the religious inclination of …

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