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Imo indigenes in New Jersey, New York, USA, celebrate Emeka Ihedioha’s victory in Imo Governorship election

Leading personalities from Imo State in New Jersey, United States of America came together, Sunday, to celebrate the electoral victory of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, candidate in the governorship election, Rt. Hon. Emeka Ihedioha. Hon. Ihedioha, a former Deputy Speaker of Nigeria’s House of Representatives beat other contestants, including the …

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President Buhari greets veteran journalist, Stanley Egbochukwu at 70

President Muhammadu Buhari has sent warm greetings to veteran journalist, publisher, and media administrator, Stanley Egbochuku, who turns 70 on March 23rd, 2019. In a statement, Femi Adesina, Special Adviser to the President (Media & Publicity), said: “The President joins the Nigerian media industry in celebrating the former Vice President of African …

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Candle light gathering: Falana, Ayo Obe, Kila, Ifowodo, Arogundade, others celebrate late Adesanmi

The human rights community, pro-democracy activists, academics and other stakeholders held a candle light procession in Lagos in honor of late activist, writer and teacher, Professor Pius Adesanmi, one of 157 people that died on board the Ethiopian aircraft that crashed recently. Among those that participated in the program were …

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Overland Airways celebrates International Women’s Day • COO calls for increased women participation in aviation industry

Lagos, March 8, 2019 In commemoration of the International Women’s Day and to support ICAO’s Young Aviation Professionals Programme, Mrs. Aanu Benson, Chief Operating Officer (COO), Overland Airways Limited, one of Nigeria’s leading airlines has called for increased women participation in the aviation industry. Mrs. Benson, in a statement, noted …

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SERAP drags FG, states to ECOWAS Court over ‘attacks on journalists, bloggers’

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has dragged the Federal Government and state governments to the ECOWAS Court of Justice in Abuja over “the frequent and repressive application of the Cybercrime Act to harass, intimidate, arbitrarily arrest, detain, and unfairly prosecute anyone found publishing views or facts perceived to be critical of …

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More value, convenience for air travelers as Konga Travels debuts 

  Konga Travel, a technology-driven, revolutionary travel booking agency has officially announced its much-awaited entry into the Nigerian market, with a suite of best-priced flight deals and high-value offerings for all categories of air travellers. The launch which officially raises the curtains on the company’s Omni-channel operations – online @ …

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NLNG flags off 2019 Nigeria Prize Science, Literature, and Literary Criticism competitions

The Advisory Boards for The Nigeria Prize for Science, The Nigeria Prize for Literature and The Literary Criticism Prize,sponsored by Nigeria LNG (NLNG) Limited, have published the Call for Entries for the 2019 edition of the prizes, flagging off this year’s competitions. The Science and Literature prizes,which are now in …

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Inter- Agency collaboration,strong institutions prerequisite for effective transport system – NIMASA DG, Utomi 

  The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside, has stated that collaboration among relevant agencies and professional bodies remains the sin qua non for the development of an effective transportation sector in Nigeria, stressing that this is a basic condition for economic …

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