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By admin On 15 Jan, 2019 At 04:44 PM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments

China has asked some of the state-run companies to avoid business trips to the United States and its allies, and to take extra care to protect their devices if they need to travel, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday. The State-Owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission, which oversees about 100 government-run companies, has told some firms in […]


By admin On 15 Jan, 2019 At 01:45 PM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments

The Action Alliance (AA), a party formed by Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State 14 years ago, has adopted Atiku Abubakar of the Peoples Democratic Party as its presidential candidate in the February 16 election. The national chairman of the party, Kenneth Udeze, disclosed this at a press conference in Abuja on Monday. “We are […]


By admin On 15 Jan, 2019 At 10:35 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed says Nigerians need more access to information especially as the 2019 general elections draw nearer. Mohammed stated this on Monday while inaugurating the Chinese government-sponsored “1000 Villages Access to Satellite TV Project’’ in Kpaduma village, Federal Capital Territory. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports the […]


By admin On 14 Jan, 2019 At 10:43 PM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Monday arraigned Dr. Doyin Okupe, a former Senior Special Assistant to former President, Goodluck Jonathan, before the Abuja division of the Federal High Court over allegations of fraud. Okupe was arraigned on a 59-count charge bordering on money laundering and criminal diversion of funds to the tune of […]


By admin On 14 Jan, 2019 At 10:05 PM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments

Justice Evelyn Maha of the Federal High Court, Abuja on Monday temporarily halted the arraignment of the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen, before the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT). The CCT had Friday, last week, scheduled the arraignment of the CJN for Monday, January 14, 2019, before a three-man panel of the […]


By admin On 14 Jan, 2019 At 10:58 PM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments

The federal government and the Chinese government have launched the 1,000 Villages Satellite TV Project in Abuja. Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, on Monday launched the scheme at Kpaduma Village, Abuja, which is part of the Chinese government-sponsored ‘Access to Satellite TV for 10,000 African Villages Project’. Under the project, each of […]


By admin On 14 Jan, 2019 At 09:27 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Monday released the regulations and guidelines for the conduct of the general elections. The 33 page document obtained by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja said Smart Card Readers (SCRs) and Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) would be used for the forthcoming elections. “Voting shall be in […]


By admin On 7 Dec, 2018 At 12:23 PM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments

In a renewed bid to regain lost grounds, the Nigerian Army Thursday effected a massive reorganisation of its operational commands just as troops of 117 Battalion, 28 Task Force Brigade, Operation Lafiya Dole engaged and pushed back suspected Boko Haram terrorists in a hideout, along Yachida, Korongelen, Bombula and Forfor axis of Damboa Local Government […]


By admin On 5 Dec, 2018 At 01:33 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments

Lagos State Commissioner for Energy and Mineral Resources, Mr. Olawale Oluwo, Wednesday resigned from the State Executive Council, citing anomalies and irregularities that characterised the governorship primaries. Oluwo, who contested governorship election with Senator Tokunbo Afikuyomi on the platform of the All Nigeria Peoples Party (ANPP) in 2007, also announced his defection to the Peoples […]


By admin On 5 Dec, 2018 At 01:42 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) yesterday stated the reasons for its decision to cancel and re-award the contract for security of 87-kilometre Trans Forcados Pipeline (TFP) to a new firm. The corporation stated that so far in 2018, it has lost crude oil worth $800 million from the line despite the former security contract. […]


By admin On 1 Dec, 2018 At 01:54 PM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments

A 49-year-old civil servant and father of five in Ekiti , Mr. Abolarinwa Olaoye, on Tuesday’s night, hung himself at the State Secretariat in Ado Ekiti, state capital. His body was found, on Wednesday morning, hanged with a piece of clothe to the railing of a building at the Ministry of Education, where he had […]