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Rivers East: Governor Wike alerts international community of INEC/Police rigging technique

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has alerted the international  community  of the latest rigging system hatched  by the ruling All Progressives Congress  (APC) wherein they use the Police to concoct electoral results in collusion with the Independent National Electoral Commission  (INEC). The governor  told the international community that the actions …

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Nigeria is ready for investments in Creative Industry – Minister

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, says Nigeria is ready to receive investors in the Creative Industry, having created the enabling environment for investments through favourable economic policies. The Minister stated this in Abuja on Friday when he received a delegation from Huaxia Movie Distribution Group, the second biggest movie distributors in …

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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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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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Reality Show: Ambode, Osinbajo host EON Executives in Lagos, Abuja

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, will between August 28 and 29 2017 host executives of EON Reality Incorporated in Lagos as the organisation sets to collaborate with the state government towards establishing the second of its institution in Nigeria, after an earlier one in South Africa.  Lagos State has been identified as potential host of IDC hub for the …

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Obasanjo, Yar’Adua, Jonathan may face trial as ICC hears SERAP’s petition on N11tn electricity sector scam

The International Criminal Court, ICC, in The Hague is considering the petition on the allegations of widespread, systematic and large-scale corruption in the electricity sector since the return of democracy in 1999 and under the governments of former presidents Olusegun Obasanjo, Umaru Musa Yar‘Adua and Goodluck Jonathan in Nigeria, anti-corruption advocacy …

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Facebook introduces publisher logos next to articles in Trending and Search surfaces

By Andrew Anker, Product Manager Facebook   Today (Tuesday), we will begin introducing publisher logos next to articles in Trending and Search surfaces on Facebook (www.Facebook.com) as part of our ongoing efforts to enhance people’s recognition of the sources of news distributed on our platforms. Publishers will now be able to …

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