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Shell commends Buhari’s commitment to implementation of UNEP Report; completes 16 of 22 actions

Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC), Nigeria Limited has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for his commitment towards the setting up of governance structures that are critical to the comprehensive implementation of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), Report. Mr. Igo Weli, General Manager, External Relations, SPDC, who briefed the media, weekend, …

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Give credit to Jonathan for improved power supply — Ex-minister, Sulaiman

Immediate past Minister/Deputy Chairman, National Planning Commission (NPC), Dr. Abubakar Olanrewaju Sulaiman has posited that the nation’s power supply would greatly improve if incidences of insecurity in various parts of the country abate. The former minister who also acknowledged a renewed sense of patriotism among Nigerians as being partly responsible …

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APC replies PDP: Your strategy is to distract Buhari Administration with jejune statements

In a swift reaction to the advice by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Monday, urging President Muhammadu Buhari to focus on the economy, the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), late Monday, described the PDP’s ‘rambling statement on the nation’s economy as part of the opposition’s ploy to distract the Buhari Administration …

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Mercedes beats Audi to become world’s second biggest luxury car maker

Mercedes-Benz outsold Audi in the eight months through August to become the world’s second-biggest luxury-car maker, as both Audi and BMW struggled to match its sales growth in China. Mercedes delivered 1.19 million vehicles in the period, 10,880 cars more than the 1.18 million at Volkswagen AG’s Audi. The Daimler …

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Osinbajo reiterates FG’s commitment to fighting corruption; as Wike advises churches to stop endorsing politicians

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has pledged to work with   the Catholic Church to enhance the development of Rivers State. This is even as Vice President Yemi Osinbajo stated that the Muhammadu Buhari-administration remains focused on the fight against corruption, maintaining that ‘the survival of the nation depends on it.’ …

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Buhari, Saraki commiserate with S/Arabia as crane collapse at Mecca Grand Mosque kill over 100 pilgrims

President Muhammadu Buhari and the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, have separately commiserated with the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, over Friday’s mishap in Mecca, which reportedly claimed the lives over 100 pilgrims including injuries suffered by three Nigerians. A statement by presidential spokesman, Garba Shehu, Saturday, said President Buhari urged all …

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Kano government to establish mechanic village; signs MOU with PAN to train mechanics

Kano state government is to establish a mechanic village where automobiles will be repaired, spare parts fabricated and youths trained on mechatronics, panel beating, welding and essentials of mechanical/electrical engineering, among other things. A statement by Halilu Ibrahim Dantiye, Director General, Media and Communications to the Executive Governor of Kano …

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