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 Multilateral cooperation key to vessel safety, marine resources utilisation

The Director-General of Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside, says the agency has created operational conditions that have prompted a turnaround in prospects for maritime safety and successful utilisation of the country’s enormous marine resources. Dakuku stated this in Abuja last week while delivering a lecture …

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Borussia Dortmund draw at Eintracht Frankfurt but increase Bundesliga lead

Berlin, Feb. 2, 2019 (Reuters/NAN) Bundesliga leaders Borussia Dortmund drew 1-1 at Eintracht Frankfurt on Saturday. However, they increased the gap with second-placed Bayern Munich to seven points after the champions’ shock loss at Bayer Leverkusen. Borussia Dortmund initially looked impressed by Eintracht Frankfurt’s tough, physical game but that lasted …

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Chief (Mrs) Pauline Okechukwu passes on to glory; Requiem Mass, Wake keep hold in New Jersey, USA, Saturday, Feb. 2

The  families of Okechukwu from  Umuezem-Otulu, Oru West Local Government Area, and Obioha from Isieke-Awo Omamma, Oru East Local Government Area, both in Imo State, Nigeria, have announced the glorious passing of their Mother, Grandmother, Sister, Aunt, and Mother-in-Law, Chief (Mrs) Pauline Okechukwu. The Christian Wake Keep for late Chief …

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I’m impressed with INEC’s readiness for elections – President Buhari tells EU Election Observers

  President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Abuja told the European Union Observer Mission (EOM) to Nigeria’s elections starting in February, that he was impressed by the preparations made by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, and was optimistic that the electoral body would deliver on its mandate of conducting a …

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