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Fayemi mourns Femi Tolani’s death

The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has commiserated with the family of the late Dr Femi Tolani, a former member of the Ekiti State Executive Council who passed on in Edmonton, Canada on Friday, February 17, after a brief illness. Tolani, aged 48 years, served as …

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Akwa Ibom loses N180 Billion over non-compliance of oil companies with Local Content Act; Reads Total E & P the riot act

By Our Reporter The Akwa Ibom Local Content Compliance Monitoring Committee (LCCMC) has alleged that, the State Government has lost N180 billion revenue annually, following non-compliance by Oil Companies with the Local Content Act 2010. The LCCMC Secretary, Mr Eti-mbuk Essien, made this allegation in a letter dated February 10, …

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Australian envoy seeks closer ties with Enugu – As Ugwuanyi lists State’s economic potential

The Australian High Commissioner to Nigeria, Mr. Paul Lehmann, has expressed the willingness of businesses in his country to explore commercial opportunities in Enugu State. Speaking during a courtesy visit to Government House, Enugu, the envoy said that Nigeria and Australia both have a longstanding relationship which would be further …

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Lafarge Africa positions for 2017 corporate action

Lafarge Africa Plc is positioned to reward shareholders of the company with dividends likely to be proposed at its expected Annual General Meeting (AGM) later in the year, following the release of its 2016 financial statement. In line with the Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE, post listing requirements, the e company …

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DigitalSENSE Africa, Cyber Rights Advocacy Coalition petition President Biya over Internet shut down in Southern Cameroun

Continental leading At-Large Structure (ALS) of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, the DigitalSENSE Africa, in collaboration with the Cyber Rights Advocacy Coalition (CRAC) has petitioned the President of the Republic of Cameroun, Mr. Paul Biya, over the Internet shut down in the southern part of the country. …

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Lagos City Marathon: Kenya’s Kiptum defends title, wins $50,000 …We’re on track to reposition sports in Lagos – Ambode …Says Marathon’ll put state on world map

In a time of two hours, 15 minutes and 20 seconds, Kenya’s, Abraham Kiptum who won the maiden edition of Access Bank Lagos City Marathon on Saturday successfully defended his title at the second edition of the race carting away the grand prize of $50,000. His time was a new …

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Ugwuanyi Seeks Support for Inner Wheel Club

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has enjoined members of the public to support the Inner Wheel Club in its effort towards assisting women, children and other vulnerable members of the society. The governor spoke when he played host to members of the club led by its international president, Lady …

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